Beazley PLC (LON:BEZ) insider Adrian Cox sold 90,004 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Monday, October 16th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 500 ($6.64), for a total value of £450,020 ($597,953.76).

Beazley PLC (LON:BEZ) traded down 1.43% during mid-day trading on Tuesday, reaching GBX 496.80. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 1,854,636 shares. The company’s market capitalization is GBX 2.59 billion. The firm has a 50 day moving average price of GBX 478.22 and a 200-day moving average price of GBX 477.14. Beazley PLC has a 1-year low of GBX 351.68 and a 1-year high of GBX 527.50.

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BEZ has been the topic of a number of recent analyst reports. J P Morgan Chase & Co reaffirmed an “overweight” rating on shares of Beazley PLC in a report on Tuesday, July 18th. Peel Hunt dropped their price objective on Beazley PLC from GBX 370 ($4.92) to GBX 320 ($4.25) and set a “reduce” rating on the stock in a report on Friday, September 29th. Credit Suisse Group initiated coverage on Beazley PLC in a report on Tuesday, July 18th. They set an “outperform” rating on the stock. Finally, Numis Securities Ltd lowered Beazley PLC to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, October 5th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 373.75 ($4.97).

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