Liberum Capital initiated coverage on shares of J D Wetherspoon plc (LON:JDW) in a report published on Wednesday, July 5th. The firm issued a hold rating and a GBX 1,050 ($13.60) target price on the stock.

A number of other research analysts have also commented on the company. Goodbody upgraded J D Wetherspoon plc to a buy rating and upped their price target for the stock from GBX 975 ($12.63) to GBX 1,095 ($14.18) in a report on Thursday, March 23rd. Peel Hunt increased their target price on J D Wetherspoon plc from GBX 925 ($11.98) to GBX 1,000 ($12.95) and gave the stock a hold rating in a report on Wednesday, May 3rd. Beaufort Securities reiterated a hold rating on shares of J D Wetherspoon plc in a report on Monday, March 13th. Canaccord Genuity upgraded J D Wetherspoon plc to a hold rating and raised their target price for the stock from GBX 850 ($11.01) to GBX 1,000 ($12.95) in a report on Thursday, May 4th. Finally, Citigroup Inc. reaffirmed a neutral rating and set a GBX 1,030 ($13.34) price target on shares of J D Wetherspoon plc in a research report on Monday, May 22nd. Five analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company has an average rating of Hold and a consensus target price of GBX 956.67 ($12.39).

Shares of J D Wetherspoon plc (JDW) remained flat at GBX 1020.00 during midday trading on Wednesday. The company had a trading volume of 105,742 shares. The company’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 1,011.55 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 958.99. J D Wetherspoon plc has a one year low of GBX 740.58 and a one year high of GBX 1,060.00. The company’s market capitalization is GBX 1.12 billion.

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In other J D Wetherspoon plc news, insider Nigel Connor sold 733 shares of J D Wetherspoon plc stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, May 16th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 1,048 ($13.58), for a total transaction of £7,681.84 ($9,950.57). In the last 90 days, insiders have purchased 45 shares of company stock worth $45,198.

About J D Wetherspoon plc

J D Wetherspoon plc owns and operates pubs throughout the United Kingdom and Ireland. The Company aims to provide customers with food and drinks. The Company operates a trading estate of approximately 926 pubs. The Company operates over 40 hotels and approximately 900 rooms. The Company’s hotels include George Hotel, the Shrewsbury Hotel and the Unicorn, Ripon.

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