Saga PLC (LON:SAGA) insider Lance Batchelor bought 73 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, October 14th. The shares were bought at an average cost of GBX 204 ($2.49) per share, for a total transaction of £148.92 ($181.50).

Shares of Saga PLC (LON:SAGA) opened at 202.50 on Wednesday. Saga PLC has a one year low of GBX 170.80 and a one year high of GBX 227.38. The stock’s market cap is GBX 2.26 billion. The stock has a 50 day moving average of GBX 215.93 and a 200 day moving average of GBX 208.20.

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for Saga PLC (LON:SAGA)

The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, November 18th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, October 6th will be given a dividend of GBX 2.70 ($0.03) per share. This represents a yield of 1.21%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 6th.

Several brokerages recently issued reports on SAGA. Peel Hunt reissued a “buy” rating and set a GBX 250 ($3.05) target price on shares of Saga PLC in a research note on Tuesday, October 11th. Canaccord Genuity reissued a “hold” rating and set a GBX 225 ($2.74) target price on shares of Saga PLC in a research note on Monday, October 3rd. Beaufort Securities reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Saga PLC in a research note on Thursday, September 22nd. Numis Securities Ltd reissued an “add” rating and set a GBX 235 ($2.86) target price on shares of Saga PLC in a research note on Wednesday, September 21st. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. reaffirmed an “underweight” rating and issued a GBX 190 ($2.32) price objective on shares of Saga PLC in a research note on Thursday, September 15th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 225.83 ($2.75).

Saga PLC Company Profile

Saga plc is a provider of services for the customers aged 50 and over. The Company operates through three segments: Insurance, Travel, and Emerging Businesses and Central Costs. Insurance segment consists of general insurance products, such as Motor insurance, Home insurance and Other insurance. Travel segment primarily consists of the operation and delivery of package tours and cruise holiday products.

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