easyJet plc (LON:EZJ) declared a dividend on Tuesday, November 15th. Investors of record on Thursday, February 23rd will be given a dividend of GBX 53.80 ($0.67) per share on Friday, March 17th. This represents a dividend yield of 4.95%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 23rd. The official announcement can be accessed at this link.

easyJet plc (LON:EZJ) opened at 1077.00 on Wednesday. The company has a 50 day moving average price of GBX 964.16 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 1,164.70. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 4.24 billion. easyJet plc has a 52-week low of GBX 851.00 and a 52-week high of GBX 1,771.00.

In other easyJet plc news, insider Brocklesby,Chris sold 2,294 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, September 9th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 1,193 ($14.91), for a total transaction of £27,367.42 ($34,192.18).

Several analysts recently weighed in on the stock. Barclays PLC reiterated an “equal weight” rating and issued a GBX 950 ($11.87) target price on shares of easyJet plc in a report on Wednesday. Deutsche Bank AG restated a “hold” rating on shares of easyJet plc in a research note on Wednesday. Numis Securities Ltd restated a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 1,050 ($13.12) price target on shares of easyJet plc in a research note on Tuesday. Berenberg Bank initiated coverage on shares of easyJet plc in a research note on Friday, November 11th. They issued a “buy” rating and a GBX 1,250 ($15.62) price target for the company. Finally, Beaufort Securities restated a “buy” rating on shares of easyJet plc in a research note on Monday, November 7th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, thirteen have given a hold rating and thirteen have assigned a buy rating to the company. easyJet plc currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of GBX 1,335.50 ($16.69).

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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