easyJet plc’s (EZJ) “Buy” Rating Reiterated at Goldman Sachs Group Inc.
easyJet plc (LON:EZJ)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by Goldman Sachs Group Inc. in a research report issued on Thursday. They currently have a GBX 1,070 ($13.27) target price on the stock. Goldman Sachs Group Inc.’s price target indicates a potential upside of 8.08% from the company’s current price.
Other research analysts also recently issued research reports about the company. Credit Suisse Group AG restated a “neutral” rating and set a GBX 1,130 ($14.02) price target on shares of easyJet plc in a research note on Friday, September 9th. Deutsche Bank AG downgraded easyJet plc to a “hold” rating and dropped their price target for the stock from GBX 1,310 ($16.25) to GBX 1,215 ($15.07) in a research note on Thursday, September 8th. Beaufort Securities restated a “buy” rating on shares of easyJet plc in a research note on Wednesday, September 7th. Barclays PLC dropped their price target on easyJet plc from GBX 1,150 ($14.27) to GBX 1,050 ($13.03) and set an “equal weight” rating on the stock in a research note on Wednesday, September 14th. Finally, Goodbody restated a “hold” rating on shares of easyJet plc in a research note on Tuesday, September 6th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have issued a hold rating and eleven have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 1,304.32 ($16.18).
Shares of easyJet plc (LON:EZJ) opened at 990.00 on Thursday. easyJet plc has a 52-week low of GBX 851.00 and a 52-week high of GBX 1,771.00. The stock’s market capitalization is GBX 3.90 billion. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of GBX 977.76 and a 200-day moving average price of GBX 1,138.79.
The firm also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, March 17th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, February 23rd will be given a GBX 53.80 ($0.67) dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 4.95%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 23rd.
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In other news, insider Brocklesby,Chris sold 2,294 shares of easyJet plc stock in a transaction on Friday, September 9th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 1,193 ($14.80), for a total value of £27,367.42 ($33,950.40).
About easyJet plc
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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