Direct Line Insurance Group PLC (LON:DLG) insider John Reizenstein purchased 40 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, October 27th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 370 ($4.88) per share, for a total transaction of £148 ($195.30).

Shares of Direct Line Insurance Group PLC (LON:DLG) opened at 371.40 on Tuesday. The company has a 50 day moving average price of GBX 370.57 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 366.44. Direct Line Insurance Group PLC has a 12-month low of GBX 328.40 and a 12-month high of GBX 411.30. The stock’s market cap is GBX 5.07 billion.

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Several brokerages have recently commented on DLG. HSBC Holdings plc upped their price target on Direct Line Insurance Group PLC from GBX 372 ($4.91) to GBX 440 ($5.81) and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, August 10th. Morgan Stanley upped their price target on Direct Line Insurance Group PLC from GBX 423 ($5.58) to GBX 451 ($5.95) and gave the company an “overweight” rating in a research note on Thursday, August 17th. Credit Suisse Group upped their price target on Direct Line Insurance Group PLC from GBX 410 ($5.41) to GBX 450 ($5.94) and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a research note on Thursday, August 17th. Peel Hunt reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 360 ($4.75) price target on shares of Direct Line Insurance Group PLC in a research note on Tuesday, August 1st. Finally, Shore Capital reaffirmed a “sell” rating on shares of Direct Line Insurance Group PLC in a research note on Monday, August 7th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and eight have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 396.62 ($5.23).

About Direct Line Insurance Group PLC

Direct Line Insurance Group plc is a United Kingdom-based personal and small business general insurer. The principal activity of the Company is managing its investments in subsidiaries, providing loans to those subsidiaries, raising funds for the Group and the receipt and payment of dividends. The Company’s operating segments include Motor, Home, Rescue and other personal lines, Commercial and Run-off.

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