Kepler Capital Markets reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Centrica PLC (LON:CNA) in a report published on Thursday. Kepler Capital Markets currently has a GBX 190 ($2.50) target price on the integrated energy company’s stock.

Other analysts have also issued reports about the company. reissued a hold rating and issued a GBX 202 ($2.66) price target on shares of Centrica PLC in a research note on Monday, August 7th. Jefferies Group LLC raised Centrica PLC to a hold rating and set a GBX 190 ($2.50) price target on the stock in a research note on Thursday, August 31st. Credit Suisse Group reissued a neutral rating and issued a GBX 225 ($2.96) price target on shares of Centrica PLC in a research note on Thursday, October 5th. Macquarie reissued a neutral rating and issued a GBX 180 ($2.37) price target on shares of Centrica PLC in a research note on Thursday, October 26th. Finally, J P Morgan Chase & Co reissued a neutral rating and issued a GBX 205 ($2.70) price target on shares of Centrica PLC in a research note on Tuesday. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have issued a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. Centrica PLC has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus price target of GBX 203.94 ($2.68).

Shares of Centrica PLC (LON CNA) traded up GBX 1 ($0.01) during trading hours on Thursday, reaching GBX 139 ($1.83). The company’s stock had a trading volume of 37,281,699 shares, compared to its average volume of 24,200,000. Centrica PLC has a 12-month low of GBX 119.71 ($1.57) and a 12-month high of GBX 236.90 ($3.12).

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In other Centrica PLC news, insider Margherita D. Valle acquired 1,043 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Monday, September 25th. The shares were bought at an average cost of GBX 190 ($2.50) per share, for a total transaction of £1,981.70 ($2,606.47). Also, insider Iain C. Conn acquired 100,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Monday, October 9th. The shares were acquired at an average price of GBX 173 ($2.28) per share, for a total transaction of £173,000 ($227,541.76). Over the last quarter, insiders have purchased 102,438 shares of company stock worth $17,741,434.

About Centrica PLC

Centrica plc is an energy and services company. The Company’s segments include Energy Supply & Services-UK & Ireland, Energy Supply & Services-North America, Connected Home, Distributed Energy & Power, Energy Marketing & Trading, Exploration & Production, Central Power Generation and Centrica Storage.

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