easyJet plc (LON:EZJ) insider Johan Lundgren acquired 20,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, December 6th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 1,442 ($19.41) per share, for a total transaction of £288,400 ($388,156.12).

Shares of easyJet plc (LON:EZJ) opened at GBX 1,449 ($19.50) on Friday. easyJet plc has a 12-month low of GBX 906.39 ($12.20) and a 12-month high of GBX 1,447 ($19.48).

The business also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, March 23rd. Investors of record on Thursday, March 1st will be given a GBX 40.90 ($0.55) dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 3%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 1st.

Several analysts recently commented on the company. Morgan Stanley raised their price objective on easyJet from GBX 1,230 ($16.55) to GBX 1,490 ($20.05) and gave the stock an “equal weight” rating in a research note on Monday. J P Morgan Chase & Co raised easyJet to an “overweight” rating and raised their price objective for the stock from GBX 1,330 ($17.90) to GBX 1,550 ($20.86) in a research note on Wednesday. Liberum Capital reaffirmed a “sell” rating and set a GBX 1,100 ($14.80) price objective on shares of easyJet in a research note on Wednesday. Sanford C. Bernstein set a GBX 1,600 ($21.53) price objective on easyJet and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, November 29th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group reaffirmed an “outperform” rating and set a GBX 1,565 ($21.06) price objective on shares of easyJet in a research note on Monday, November 27th. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have assigned a hold rating and eleven have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 1,375.84 ($18.52).

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About easyJet

easyJet plc is a United Kingdom-based low-cost airline carrier. The Company operates as a low-cost European point-to-point short-haul airline. The Company operates through its route network segment. The Company operates on over 820 routes across more than 30 countries with its fleet of over 250 Airbus aircrafts.

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