Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LON:LLOY) insider Antonio Horta-Osorio acquired 4,873 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, August 16th. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 66 ($0.86) per share, with a total value of £3,216.18 ($4,175.23).

Antonio Horta-Osorio also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Tuesday, July 18th, Antonio Horta-Osorio acquired 4,784 shares of Lloyds Banking Group PLC stock. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 67 ($0.87) per share, with a total value of £3,205.28 ($4,161.08).
  • On Friday, June 16th, Antonio Horta-Osorio sold 166,488 shares of Lloyds Banking Group PLC stock. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 68 ($0.88), for a total value of £113,211.84 ($146,971.10).
  • On Friday, June 9th, Antonio Horta-Osorio acquired 212 shares of Lloyds Banking Group PLC stock. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 71 ($0.92) per share, with a total value of £150.52 ($195.40).

Shares of Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LON LLOY) opened at 63.91 on Friday. The stock’s market cap is GBX 40.69 billion. Lloyds Banking Group PLC has a one year low of GBX 50.84 and a one year high of GBX 73.58. The company’s 50-day moving average price is GBX 66.52 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 67.47.

The company also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, September 27th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 10th will be issued a GBX 1 ($0.01) dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 1.45%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 10th.

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Several equities research analysts have recently commented on the company. UBS AG set a GBX 85 ($1.10) price objective on Lloyds Banking Group PLC and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Friday. Deutsche Bank AG set a GBX 79 ($1.03) price objective on Lloyds Banking Group PLC and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Monday, August 14th. J P Morgan Chase & Co set a GBX 83 ($1.08) price objective on Lloyds Banking Group PLC and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, August 10th. Berenberg Bank restated a “sell” rating and set a GBX 55 ($0.71) price objective on shares of Lloyds Banking Group PLC in a report on Wednesday, August 2nd. Finally, Investec restated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 75 ($0.97) price objective on shares of Lloyds Banking Group PLC in a report on Friday, July 28th. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and sixteen have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of GBX 75.26 ($0.98).

About Lloyds Banking Group PLC

Lloyds Banking Group plc is a provider of financial services to individual and business customers in the United Kingdom. The Company’s main business activities are retail and commercial banking, general insurance, and long-term savings, protection and investment. The Company’s segments are Retail, Commercial Banking, Consumer Finance, Insurance and Other.

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