Phoenix Group Holdings (LON:PHNX) insider Stephen Jefford bought 20 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, October 5th. The stock was bought at an average cost of GBX 751 ($9.96) per share, with a total value of £150.20 ($199.23).

Stephen Jefford also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Monday, August 7th, Stephen Jefford bought 19 shares of Phoenix Group Holdings stock. The stock was bought at an average cost of GBX 789 ($10.47) per share, with a total value of £149.91 ($198.85).

Phoenix Group Holdings (LON:PHNX) traded up 0.86% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting GBX 758.00. 458,001 shares of the stock traded hands. Phoenix Group Holdings has a 12-month low of GBX 691.00 and a 12-month high of GBX 817.48. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of GBX 755.61 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 759.57. The firm’s market cap is GBX 2.97 billion.

The firm also recently announced a dividend, which was paid on Monday, October 2nd. Investors of record on Thursday, September 7th were issued a GBX 25.10 ($0.33) dividend. This is an increase from Phoenix Group Holdings’s previous dividend of $23.90. This represents a dividend yield of 3.24%. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, September 7th.

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A number of brokerages have issued reports on PHNX. J P Morgan Chase & Co reaffirmed an “overweight” rating and issued a GBX 837 ($11.10) target price on shares of Phoenix Group Holdings in a report on Friday, August 25th. Shore Capital reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Phoenix Group Holdings in a report on Thursday, August 24th. HSBC Holdings plc reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 790 ($10.48) target price on shares of Phoenix Group Holdings in a report on Tuesday, June 13th. Numis Securities Ltd reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 785 ($10.41) target price on shares of Phoenix Group Holdings in a report on Tuesday, July 18th. Finally, Barclays PLC reaffirmed an “underweight” rating and issued a GBX 673 ($8.93) target price on shares of Phoenix Group Holdings in a report on Wednesday, June 28th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of GBX 803 ($10.65).

About Phoenix Group Holdings

Phoenix Group Holdings is a consolidator of closed life assurance funds specializing in the management and acquisition of closed life and pension funds. The Company’s segment: life assurance (including its management services operations) is referred to as Phoenix Life. It has four operating life companies, which hold policyholder assets and a distribution business, SunLife.

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