easyJet plc (LON:EZJ) insider Andrew Findlay bought 11 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, December 10th. The shares were bought at an average cost of GBX 1,348 ($17.73) per share, with a total value of £148.28 ($195.05).

Andrew Findlay also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Monday, November 11th, Andrew Findlay bought 11 shares of easyJet stock. The shares were bought at an average cost of GBX 1,313 ($17.27) per share, with a total value of £144.43 ($189.99).
  • On Thursday, October 10th, Andrew Findlay bought 14 shares of easyJet stock. The shares were bought at an average cost of GBX 1,106 ($14.55) per share, with a total value of £154.84 ($203.68).

Shares of LON EZJ opened at GBX 1,470 ($19.34) on Friday. The company has a current ratio of 0.79, a quick ratio of 0.65 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 63.95. The stock has a 50 day simple moving average of GBX 1,312.92 and a 200-day simple moving average of GBX 1,083.56. The company has a market cap of $5.41 billion and a PE ratio of 16.74. easyJet plc has a 12-month low of GBX 840 ($11.05) and a 12-month high of GBX 1,395.17 ($18.35).

The firm also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, March 20th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, February 27th will be given a dividend of GBX 43.90 ($0.58) per share. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 27th. This represents a dividend yield of 3.27%. easyJet’s dividend payout ratio is presently 0.50%.

Several equities analysts have recently commented on the company. Main First Bank upped their target price on easyJet from GBX 950 ($12.50) to GBX 1,400 ($18.42) and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a report on Friday, December 6th. Sanford C. Bernstein upped their target price on easyJet from GBX 1,000 ($13.15) to GBX 1,330 ($17.50) and gave the company a “market perform” rating in a report on Wednesday, October 30th. Morgan Stanley reaffirmed an “equal weight” rating and set a GBX 1,000 ($13.15) target price on shares of easyJet in a report on Wednesday, October 9th. Commerzbank upped their target price on easyJet from GBX 1,150 ($15.13) to GBX 1,450 ($19.07) and gave the company a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, November 21st. Finally, Bank of America set a GBX 1,200 ($15.79) target price on easyJet and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a report on Tuesday, October 1st. Four analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, thirteen have assigned a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 1,286.48 ($16.92).

About easyJet

easyJet plc, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an airline carrier primarily in Europe. As of September 30, 2018, the company operated 979 routes and a fleet of 315 aircraft. It also engages in the trading and leasing of aircraft; and the provision of graphic design services. easyJet plc was founded in 1995 and is based in Luton, the United Kingdom.

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