Admiral Group plc (LON:ADM) insider Geraint Jones sold 11,040 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, October 17th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 2,017 ($24.58), for a total value of £222,676.80 ($271,391.59).

Shares of Admiral Group plc (LON:ADM) opened at 1963.00 on Wednesday. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 5.24 billion. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 2,041.47 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 2,003.49. Admiral Group plc has a 12 month low of GBX 1,584.00 and a 12 month high of GBX 2,288.00.

The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which was paid on Friday, October 7th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 8th were issued a dividend of GBX 62.90 ($0.77) per share. This represents a dividend yield of 3.02%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, September 8th.

A number of equities analysts have weighed in on the company. Peel Hunt reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 2,012 ($24.52) target price on shares of Admiral Group plc in a research report on Tuesday, October 11th. Barclays PLC reaffirmed an “underweight” rating on shares of Admiral Group plc in a research report on Thursday, September 22nd. Berenberg Bank upped their target price on Admiral Group plc from GBX 1,657 ($20.20) to GBX 1,804 ($21.99) and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, September 16th. Deutsche Bank AG reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 1,725 ($21.02) target price on shares of Admiral Group plc in a research report on Wednesday, September 14th. Finally, HSBC upped their target price on Admiral Group plc from GBX 1,865 ($22.73) to GBX 1,930 ($23.52) and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, September 8th. Six analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have issued a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 1,806.93 ($22.02).

Admiral Group plc Company Profile

Admiral Group plc is a United Kingdom-based company engaged in the provision of car insurance. The Company has four segments: UK Car Insurance, International Car Insurance, Price Comparison and Other. The UK Car Insurance segment consists of the underwriting of car insurance and other products that supplement the car insurance policy.

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