Stagecoach Group plc (SGC) Insider Ross Paterson Buys 90 Shares

Stagecoach Group plc (LON:SGC) insider Ross Paterson purchased 90 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, January 2nd. The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 168 ($2.25) per share, with a total value of £151.20 ($202.17).

Ross Paterson also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Friday, December 1st, Ross Paterson purchased 83 shares of Stagecoach Group stock. The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 179 ($2.39) per share, with a total value of £148.57 ($198.65).

Stagecoach Group plc (SGC) traded down GBX 0.10 ($0.00) during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting GBX 166.20 ($2.22). 457,120 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 1,220,000. Stagecoach Group plc has a one year low of GBX 150.80 ($2.02) and a one year high of GBX 227.29 ($3.04). The company has a market cap of $954.67 and a PE ratio of 2,770.00.

The company also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, March 7th. Investors of record on Thursday, January 25th will be given a GBX 3.80 ($0.05) dividend. This represents a yield of 2.24%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 25th.

Several analysts recently weighed in on SGC shares. HSBC reissued a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 160 ($2.14) price objective on shares of Stagecoach Group in a research note on Friday, November 3rd. reissued a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 160 ($2.14) price objective on shares of Stagecoach Group in a research note on Friday, November 3rd. Liberum Capital boosted their price objective on shares of Stagecoach Group from GBX 155 ($2.07) to GBX 170 ($2.27) and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, October 5th. Shore Capital reissued a “hold” rating on shares of Stagecoach Group in a research note on Thursday, September 28th. Finally, Deutsche Bank reissued a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 210 ($2.81) price objective on shares of Stagecoach Group in a research note on Thursday, November 30th. Seven equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 185 ($2.47).

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Stagecoach Group Company Profile

Stagecoach Group plc is a United Kingdom-based transport company. The Company is engaged in the sale and operation of passenger transport. The Company operates in five segments: UK Bus (regional operations), megabus Europe, UK Bus (London), North America and UK Rail. UK Bus (regional operations) connects communities in over 100 towns and cities across the United Kingdom on bus networks stretching from the Highlands of Scotland to south west England.

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