Shares of BT Group plc (LON:BT.A) have earned a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the nineteen ratings firms that are covering the stock, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have issued a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating on the company. The average 1 year price target among brokerages that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is GBX 326.35 ($4.39).

Several equities analysts have recently issued reports on BT.A shares. Numis Securities reissued a “buy” rating and set a GBX 390 ($5.25) target price on shares of BT Group in a research note on Thursday, September 14th. Macquarie set a GBX 355 ($4.78) target price on BT Group and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, September 7th. set a GBX 360 ($4.85) target price on BT Group and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, September 7th. Barclays set a GBX 420 ($5.65) target price on BT Group and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, November 8th. Finally, Morgan Stanley reduced their target price on BT Group from GBX 350 ($4.71) to GBX 320 ($4.31) and set an “equal weight” rating on the stock in a research note on Wednesday, October 4th.

Shares of BT Group (LON:BT.A) opened at GBX 262.70 ($3.54) on Thursday. BT Group has a 52-week low of GBX 242.20 ($3.26) and a 52-week high of GBX 400.70 ($5.39).

In other BT Group news, insider Mike Inglis purchased 1,999 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, November 8th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of GBX 248 ($3.34) per share, with a total value of £4,957.52 ($6,672.30). Also, insider Nicholas (Nick) Rose purchased 100,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, November 6th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 251 ($3.38) per share, for a total transaction of £251,000 ($337,819.65).

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