J Sainsbury plc (LON:SBRY) insider Ed Barker sold 19,490 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, November 21st. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 235 ($2.94), for a total transaction of £45,801.50 ($57,223.26).

Ed Barker also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Tuesday, November 22nd, Ed Barker sold 21,894 shares of J Sainsbury plc stock. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 237 ($2.96), for a total transaction of £51,888.78 ($64,828.56).

Shares of J Sainsbury plc (LON:SBRY) opened at 234.80 on Thursday. J Sainsbury plc has a 52-week low of GBX 211.50 and a 52-week high of GBX 294.40. The firm has a 50-day moving average of GBX 241.46 and a 200 day moving average of GBX 240.85. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 4.59 billion.

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for J Sainsbury plc (LON:SBRY)

The business also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, January 4th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, November 17th will be issued a GBX 3.60 ($0.04) dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 1.51%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 17th.

A number of research firms have issued reports on SBRY. Jefferies Group reiterated a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 250 ($3.12) target price on shares of J Sainsbury plc in a research report on Friday, November 4th. HSBC reiterated a “reduce” rating and issued a GBX 185 ($2.31) target price on shares of J Sainsbury plc in a research report on Tuesday, November 8th. Shore Capital reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of J Sainsbury plc in a research report on Wednesday, November 9th. Credit Suisse Group AG reiterated an “outperform” rating and issued a GBX 315 ($3.94) target price on shares of J Sainsbury plc in a research report on Monday, November 7th. Finally, Societe Generale reiterated a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 250 ($3.12) target price on shares of J Sainsbury plc in a research report on Wednesday, November 2nd. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have issued a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. J Sainsbury plc currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of GBX 257.25 ($3.21).

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About J Sainsbury plc

J Sainsbury plc is engaged in grocery-related retailing and retail banking. The Company’s segments include Retailing; Financial services, and Property investments. The Retailing segment is engaged in the operation of supermarkets and convenience. The Financial services segment includes the operations of Sainsbury’s Bank plc (Sainsbury’s Bank).

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