Babcock International Group PLC (LON:BAB) insider Franco Martinelli bought 2,994 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, November 25th. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 935 ($11.60) per share, for a total transaction of £27,993.90 ($34,727.58).

Shares of Babcock International Group PLC (LON:BAB) opened at 947.50 on Wednesday. The company’s 50-day moving average is GBX 982.42 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 1,000.59. The company’s market cap is GBX 4790.53 billion. Babcock International Group PLC has a 52-week low of GBX 780.00 and a 52-week high of GBX 1,112.00.

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for Babcock International Group PLC (LON:BAB)

The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Monday, January 16th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, December 8th will be paid a dividend of GBX 6.50 ($0.08) per share. This represents a yield of 0.69%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 8th.

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A number of equities analysts recently weighed in on BAB shares. Credit Suisse Group AG restated a “neutral” rating and set a GBX 1,080 ($13.40) target price on shares of Babcock International Group PLC in a report on Thursday, September 29th. Liberum Capital boosted their target price on shares of Babcock International Group PLC from GBX 900 ($11.16) to GBX 1,050 ($13.03) and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, September 29th. Peel Hunt restated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 1,121 ($13.91) target price on shares of Babcock International Group PLC in a report on Friday, October 14th. BNP Paribas restated a “neutral” rating and set a GBX 1,050 ($13.03) target price on shares of Babcock International Group PLC in a report on Monday, September 12th. Finally, Canaccord Genuity restated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 1,200 ($14.89) target price on shares of Babcock International Group PLC in a report on Tuesday, October 18th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating, nine have assigned a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. Babcock International Group PLC presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of GBX 1,169.92 ($14.51).

Babcock International Group PLC Company Profile

Babcock International Group PLC is a holding company. The Company is an engineering support services company. The Company offers support to the defense, energy, emergency services, transport and education sectors. Its segments include Marine and Technology, Defence and Security, Support Services and International.

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