Jefferies Group LLC reissued their buy rating on shares of Empiric Student Property PLC (LON:ESP) in a report issued on Friday. Jefferies Group LLC currently has a GBX 125 ($1.69) price target on the stock.

Separately, Numis Securities Ltd lowered Empiric Student Property PLC to a reduce rating and set a GBX 94 ($1.27) target price for the company. in a research note on Friday, September 15th.

Empiric Student Property PLC (ESP) traded down 0.49% during midday trading on Friday, hitting GBX 101.25. 685,396 shares of the stock were exchanged. Empiric Student Property PLC has a 1-year low of GBX 1.01 and a 1-year high of GBX 119.25. The company’s market capitalization is GBX 507.55 million. The company’s 50 day moving average is GBX 1.06 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 1.06.

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In other news, insider Timothy Attlee sold 130,521 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, August 16th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 112 ($1.51), for a total transaction of £146,183.52 ($197,092.52). Also, insider Paul Hadaway acquired 46,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, September 14th. The shares were bought at an average cost of GBX 107 ($1.44) per share, with a total value of £49,220 ($66,361.06).

About Empiric Student Property PLC

Empiric Student Property plc is an internally managed real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company is engaged in investing in the purpose-built student accommodation in central locations in the university cities and towns in the United Kingdom. The Company is engaged in the acquisition, development and management of student accommodation assets in the United Kingdom.

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