J Sainsbury plc (LON:SBRY) insider John Rogers acquired 48 shares of the stock in a transaction on Thursday, October 5th. The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 243 ($3.22) per share, for a total transaction of £116.64 ($154.72).

John Rogers also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Tuesday, September 5th, John Rogers acquired 48 shares of J Sainsbury plc stock. The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 236 ($3.13) per share, for a total transaction of £113.28 ($150.26).
  • On Thursday, August 10th, John Rogers acquired 47 shares of J Sainsbury plc stock. The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 246 ($3.26) per share, for a total transaction of £115.62 ($153.36).
  • On Thursday, July 13th, John Rogers bought 47 shares of J Sainsbury plc stock. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 247 ($3.28) per share, for a total transaction of £116.09 ($153.99).

Shares of J Sainsbury plc (LON:SBRY) traded down 0.37% during trading on Friday, hitting GBX 242.10. The stock had a trading volume of 1,787,387 shares. J Sainsbury plc has a 52-week low of GBX 224.10 and a 52-week high of GBX 283.60. The firm’s market cap is GBX 5.29 billion. The stock has a 50 day moving average of GBX 237.73 and a 200 day moving average of GBX 254.56.

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A number of equities research analysts have weighed in on the company. J P Morgan Chase & Co reaffirmed an “underweight” rating and issued a GBX 200 ($2.65) target price on shares of J Sainsbury plc in a report on Wednesday, July 5th. Shore Capital reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of J Sainsbury plc in a report on Monday, July 3rd. Barclays PLC reaffirmed an “equal weight” rating and set a GBX 260 ($3.45) target price on shares of J Sainsbury plc in a report on Thursday, June 15th. Deutsche Bank AG reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a GBX 300 ($3.98) target price on shares of J Sainsbury plc in a report on Thursday, September 28th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group AG cut their target price on J Sainsbury plc from GBX 320 ($4.24) to GBX 295 ($3.91) and set an “outperform” rating on the stock in a report on Monday. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have given a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 266.93 ($3.54).

J Sainsbury plc Company Profile

J Sainsbury plc is engaged in grocery-related retailing and retail banking. The Company’s segments include Retailing; Financial services, and Property investments. The Retailing segment is engaged in the operation of supermarkets and convenience. The Financial services segment includes the operations of Sainsbury’s Bank plc (Sainsbury’s Bank).

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