Numis Securities reissued their buy rating on shares of BT Group (LON:BT.A) in a report published on Thursday. The brokerage currently has a GBX 400 ($5.42) price target on the communications services company’s stock.

BT.A has been the subject of a number of other reports. Credit Suisse Group downgraded shares of BT Group to a neutral rating and cut their price target for the company from GBX 360 ($4.88) to GBX 310 ($4.20) in a report on Monday, October 9th. Royal Bank of Canada reissued an outperform rating and issued a GBX 410 ($5.56) price target on shares of BT Group in a report on Wednesday, December 6th. Macquarie reissued an outperform rating on shares of BT Group in a report on Wednesday, January 3rd. Jefferies Group cut their price target on shares of BT Group from GBX 280 ($3.80) to GBX 265 ($3.59) and set a hold rating for the company in a report on Wednesday, October 25th. Finally, Barclays set a GBX 420 ($5.70) price target on shares of BT Group and gave the company a buy rating in a report on Wednesday, November 8th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have given a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company has a consensus rating of Hold and an average target price of GBX 330.16 ($4.48).

Shares of BT Group (LON BT.A) traded up GBX 4.05 ($0.05) during midday trading on Thursday, reaching GBX 274.90 ($3.73). 24,020,000 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 17,290,000. BT Group has a 52 week low of GBX 242.20 ($3.28) and a 52 week high of GBX 398.79 ($5.41). The firm has a market cap of $27,260.00 and a P/E ratio of 1,718.13.

In other BT Group news, insider Mike Inglis bought 1,999 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, November 8th. The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 248 ($3.36) per share, for a total transaction of £4,957.52 ($6,722.97). Also, insider Nicholas (Nick) Rose bought 100,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, November 6th. The stock was acquired at an average price of GBX 251 ($3.40) per share, for a total transaction of £251,000 ($340,385.14).

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