J Sainsbury plc (LON:SBRY) insider John Rogers purchased 49 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, November 30th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 235 ($3.15) per share, with a total value of £115.15 ($154.21).

John Rogers also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Thursday, November 2nd, John Rogers purchased 48 shares of J Sainsbury stock. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 238 ($3.19) per share, with a total value of £114.24 ($152.99).
  • On Thursday, October 5th, John Rogers purchased 48 shares of J Sainsbury stock. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 243 ($3.25) per share, with a total value of £116.64 ($156.21).
  • On Tuesday, September 5th, John Rogers purchased 48 shares of J Sainsbury stock. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 236 ($3.16) per share, with a total value of £113.28 ($151.71).

Shares of J Sainsbury plc (LON SBRY) opened at GBX 233.32 ($3.12) on Monday. J Sainsbury plc has a 1-year low of GBX 222.40 ($2.98) and a 1-year high of GBX 283.60 ($3.80).

The firm also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, January 2nd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, November 16th will be issued a dividend of GBX 3.10 ($0.04) per share. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 16th. This represents a yield of 1.34%.

A number of research analysts have recently commented on the company. J P Morgan Chase & Co reiterated an “underweight” rating and issued a GBX 200 ($2.68) price target on shares of J Sainsbury in a research note on Friday, November 10th. Credit Suisse Group dropped their price target on J Sainsbury from GBX 320 ($4.29) to GBX 295 ($3.95) and set an “outperform” rating for the company in a research note on Monday, October 2nd. Deutsche Bank reiterated a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 300 ($4.02) price target on shares of J Sainsbury in a research note on Thursday, September 28th. Berenberg Bank assumed coverage on J Sainsbury in a report on Tuesday, October 3rd. They issued a “buy” rating and a GBX 300 ($4.02) price objective for the company. Finally, Jefferies Group decreased their price objective on J Sainsbury from GBX 260 ($3.48) to GBX 250 ($3.35) and set a “hold” rating for the company in a report on Monday, October 23rd. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 265.69 ($3.56).

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About J Sainsbury

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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