easyJet plc (LON:EZJ) insider Christine Browne bought 12 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, October 10th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 1,238 ($16.28) per share, with a total value of £148.56 ($195.32).

Shares of easyJet plc (LON EZJ) traded up 2.95% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting GBX 1290.00. The company had a trading volume of 1,185,360 shares. The company has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 1,215.61 and a 200-day moving average price of GBX 1,250.38. easyJet plc has a 1-year low of GBX 865.00 and a 1-year high of GBX 1,444.00. The company’s market capitalization is GBX 5.07 billion.

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A number of research firms recently weighed in on EZJ. UBS AG set a GBX 1,425 ($18.74) price objective on easyJet plc and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, June 29th. J P Morgan Chase & Co set a GBX 1,350 ($17.75) price objective on easyJet plc and gave the company a “sell” rating in a research report on Friday, July 21st. Liberum Capital reaffirmed a “sell” rating and set a GBX 1,100 ($14.46) price objective on shares of easyJet plc in a research report on Wednesday, August 16th. Societe Generale reaffirmed a “sell” rating and set a GBX 1,050 ($13.80) price objective on shares of easyJet plc in a research report on Monday. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) lowered easyJet plc to a “neutral” rating and raised their price objective for the company from GBX 970 ($12.75) to GBX 1,300 ($17.09) in a research report on Friday, June 16th. Seven analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have given a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 1,249.09 ($16.42).

About easyJet plc

easyJet plc is a United Kingdom-based low-cost airline carrier. The Company operates as a low-cost European point-to-point short-haul airline. The Company operates through its route network segment. The Company operates on over 820 routes across more than 30 countries with its fleet of over 250 Airbus aircrafts.

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