Restaurant Group PLC (LON:RTN) insider Debbie Howard Hewitt bought 7,012 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, October 17th. The stock was bought at an average price of GBX 355 ($4.33) per share, with a total value of £24,892.60 ($30,338.33).

Shares of Restaurant Group PLC (LON:RTN) opened at 369.00 on Tuesday. The stock has a 50 day moving average of GBX 379.37 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 350.11. The stock’s market capitalization is GBX 738.37 million. Restaurant Group PLC has a 52-week low of GBX 229.85 and a 52-week high of GBX 728.00.

The firm also recently declared a dividend, which was paid on Thursday, October 13th. Investors of record on Thursday, September 15th were issued a GBX 6.80 ($0.08) dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, September 15th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.61%.

A number of equities analysts recently issued reports on the stock. Panmure Gordon reiterated a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 335 ($4.08) target price on shares of Restaurant Group PLC in a research report on Friday, August 12th. Peel Hunt increased their target price on shares of Restaurant Group PLC from GBX 270 ($3.29) to GBX 380 ($4.63) and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, August 12th. Barclays PLC decreased their target price on shares of Restaurant Group PLC from GBX 475 ($5.79) to GBX 321 ($3.91) and set an “equal weight” rating for the company in a research report on Monday, June 20th. Numis Securities Ltd reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 490 ($5.97) target price on shares of Restaurant Group PLC in a research report on Friday, August 26th. Finally, N+1 Singer upgraded shares of Restaurant Group PLC to a “buy” rating and raised their price objective for the company from GBX 280 ($3.41) to GBX 480 ($5.85) in a research report on Monday, September 26th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have issued a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the stock. Restaurant Group PLC has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 461.07 ($5.62).

Restaurant Group PLC Company Profile

The Restaurant Group plc is a United Kingdom-based Company, which operates over 470 restaurants and pub restaurants. The Company’s portfolio covers a range of categories, including table service, counter service, sandwich shops, pubs and bars. The Company’s principal trading brands include Frankie & Benny’s, Chiquito and Coast to Coast.

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