QinetiQ Group plc (LON:QQ) insider Susan Searle bought 7,500 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, September 21st. The stock was bought at an average price of GBX 224 ($3.02) per share, with a total value of £16,800 ($22,650.67).

Shares of QinetiQ Group plc (LON QQ) opened at 227.20 on Friday. The firm’s 50-day moving average is GBX 232.37 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 270.41. QinetiQ Group plc has a 52-week low of GBX 217.30 and a 52-week high of GBX 322.90. The stock’s market capitalization is GBX 1.28 billion.

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Several brokerages recently issued reports on QQ. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) upped their target price on shares of QinetiQ Group plc from GBX 219 ($2.95) to GBX 255 ($3.44) and gave the stock a “sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, May 31st. J P Morgan Chase & Co cut their target price on shares of QinetiQ Group plc from GBX 305 ($4.11) to GBX 295 ($3.98) and set a “neutral” rating for the company in a research report on Wednesday, July 5th. Liberum Capital reiterated a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 270 ($3.64) target price on shares of QinetiQ Group plc in a research report on Wednesday, July 19th. Finally, Barclays PLC upgraded shares of QinetiQ Group plc to an “overweight” rating and set a GBX 285 ($3.84) target price for the company in a research report on Thursday, August 17th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of GBX 276.33 ($3.73).

About QinetiQ Group plc

QinetiQ Group plc is a science and engineering company operating in the defense, security and aerospace markets. The Company’s segments include EMEA Services and Global Products. The EMEA Services segment provides technical assurance, test and evaluation, and training services. It provides research and advice in specialist areas, such as concept of command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance, weapons and energetics, cyber security and procurement advisory services.

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