UBS Group set a GBX 1,660 ($22.51) price objective on easyJet (LON:EZJ) in a report issued on Thursday morning, www.boersen-zeitung.de reports. The firm currently has a buy rating on the stock.

EZJ has been the subject of a number of other reports. restated a buy rating and issued a GBX 1,500 ($20.34) target price on shares of easyJet in a research note on Thursday, October 19th. Credit Suisse Group restated an outperform rating and issued a GBX 1,565 ($21.22) target price on shares of easyJet in a research note on Friday, January 5th. Goldman Sachs Group set a GBX 1,330 ($18.04) target price on easyJet and gave the company a neutral rating in a research note on Wednesday, November 22nd. JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated an underweight rating and issued a GBX 1,380 ($18.71) target price on shares of easyJet in a research note on Monday, October 9th. Finally, Kepler Capital Markets upgraded easyJet to a buy rating and lifted their target price for the company from GBX 1,300 ($17.63) to GBX 1,551 ($21.03) in a research note on Tuesday, November 28th. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have given a hold rating and ten have issued a buy rating to the company. easyJet presently has a consensus rating of Hold and an average target price of GBX 1,399.64 ($18.98).

easyJet (LON EZJ) opened at GBX 1,531.49 ($20.77) on Thursday. easyJet has a 52 week low of GBX 906.39 ($12.29) and a 52 week high of GBX 1,551 ($21.03). The company has a market capitalization of $6,080.00 and a P/E ratio of 2,041.99.

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

In related news, insider Andrew Findlay purchased 113 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Friday, December 22nd. The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 1,435 ($19.46) per share, with a total value of £1,621.55 ($2,199.01). Also, insider Johan Lundgren purchased 20,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, December 6th. The stock was bought at an average cost of GBX 1,442 ($19.56) per share, for a total transaction of £288,400 ($391,103.88). Insiders acquired 20,371 shares of company stock worth $29,353,602 in the last ninety days.

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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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