easyJet plc (LON:EZJ)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by investment analysts at Goldman Sachs Group Inc. in a note issued to investors on Thursday. They currently have a GBX 1,280 ($16.71) price target on the stock. Goldman Sachs Group Inc.’s price target would suggest a potential upside of 27.62% from the stock’s previous close.

EZJ has been the subject of several other reports. Investec lowered shares of easyJet plc to a “hold” rating and decreased their price objective for the stock from GBX 2,050 ($26.76) to GBX 1,100 ($14.36) in a report on Friday, July 22nd. Beaufort Securities restated a “hold” rating on shares of easyJet plc in a report on Friday, July 22nd. Liberum Capital reiterated a “sell” rating on shares of easyJet plc in a research note on Thursday, August 4th. Barclays PLC decreased their price target on shares of easyJet plc from GBX 1,150 ($15.01) to GBX 1,050 ($13.71) and set an “equal weight” rating for the company in a research note on Wednesday, September 14th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group AG reiterated a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 1,130 ($14.75) price target on shares of easyJet plc in a research note on Monday, August 22nd. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, thirteen have given a hold rating and eleven have given a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 1,519.25 ($19.83).

Analyst Recommendations for easyJet plc (LON:EZJ)

easyJet plc (LON:EZJ) opened at 952.00 on Thursday. The company’s market cap is GBX 3.75 billion. The company has a 50-day moving average of GBX 1,082.17 and a 200 day moving average of GBX 1,272.60. easyJet plc has a 52 week low of GBX 913.50 and a 52 week high of GBX 1,809.00.

In other news, insider Brocklesby,Chris sold 2,294 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, September 9th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 1,193 ($15.57), for a total transaction of £27,367.42 ($35,723.04). Also, insider Bierwirth,Andreas purchased 1,480 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, July 27th. The shares were bought at an average cost of GBX 1,004 ($13.11) per share, for a total transaction of £14,859.20 ($19,395.90).

easyJet plc Company Profile

easyJet plc is a United Kingdom-based short-haul airline. The Company operates in the short-haul European aviation market. The Company operates through the route network segment. The Company operates approximately 600 routes across over 30 countries with its fleet consisting of approximately 200 Airbus aircraft.

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