Just Energy Group Inc. (TSE:JE) (NYSE:JE) insider Morgan Smith acquired 10,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, December 12th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of C$4.15 per share, for a total transaction of C$41,500.00.

Just Energy Group Inc. (TSE JE) traded up C$0.03 during trading on Wednesday, hitting C$5.36. 727,950 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 294,422. Just Energy Group Inc. has a one year low of C$5.16 and a one year high of C$8.62.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 29th. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.125 per share. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 14th. This represents a $0.50 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 9.33%. Just Energy Group’s dividend payout ratio is currently 75.76%.

A number of equities research analysts recently commented on the stock. National Bank Financial lowered their price objective on shares of Just Energy Group from C$6.25 to C$6.00 and set a “sector perform” rating on the stock in a research note on Monday, November 27th. TD Securities cut shares of Just Energy Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and decreased their price target for the stock from C$9.50 to C$6.50 in a research note on Friday, November 10th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of C$6.67.

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About Just Energy Group

Just Energy Group Inc (Just Energy) is an energy management solutions provider engaged in electricity, natural gas, solar and green energy. The Company’s segments include Consumer Energy and Commercial Energy. The Company operates in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom, offering a range of energy products, including long-term fixed-price, variable rate and flat bill programs; home energy management services, including smart thermostats and tools to manage energy use at the appliance level, and residential solar panel installations.

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