Analysts at BNP Paribas initiated coverage on shares of easyJet plc (LON:EZJ) in a research report issued to clients and investors on Thursday. The firm set a “neutral” rating and a GBX 1,015 ($12.56) price target on the stock. BNP Paribas’ target price indicates a potential upside of 13.09% from the company’s current price.

Several other research analysts have also recently issued reports on EZJ. Credit Suisse Group AG reaffirmed an “outperform” rating and set a GBX 1,532 ($18.96) target price on shares of easyJet plc in a research report on Monday, June 27th. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a GBX 1,740 ($21.53) target price on shares of easyJet plc in a research report on Monday, June 27th. Citigroup Inc. cut their target price on easyJet plc from GBX 1,800 ($22.28) to GBX 1,600 ($19.80) and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a research report on Monday, June 27th. Barclays PLC reaffirmed an “equal weight” rating and set a GBX 1,630 ($20.17) target price on shares of easyJet plc in a research report on Tuesday, June 28th. Finally, Beaufort Securities cut easyJet plc to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, June 28th. Four analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, thirteen have issued a hold rating and eleven have issued a buy rating to the stock. easyJet plc currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 1,341.92 ($16.61).

Analyst Recommendations for easyJet plc (LON:EZJ)

Shares of easyJet plc (LON:EZJ) opened at 884.50 on Thursday. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 1,058.73 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 1,251.88. easyJet plc has a 52 week low of GBX 851.00 and a 52 week high of GBX 1,809.00. The company’s market cap is GBX 3.48 billion.

In other news, insider Bierwirth,Andreas acquired 1,480 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, July 27th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of GBX 1,004 ($12.43) per share, for a total transaction of £14,859.20 ($18,390.10). Also, insider Brocklesby,Chris sold 2,294 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, September 9th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 1,193 ($14.76), for a total value of £27,367.42 ($33,870.57).

easyJet plc Company Profile

easyJet plc is a United Kingdom-based short-haul airline. The Company operates in the short-haul European aviation market. The Company operates through the route network segment. The Company operates approximately 600 routes across over 30 countries with its fleet consisting of approximately 200 Airbus aircraft.

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