National Grid plc (LON:NG) insider Nicola Shaw acquired 18 shares of National Grid stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, January 8th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 864 ($11.72) per share, with a total value of £155.52 ($210.90).

Shares of National Grid plc (NG) opened at GBX 844.80 ($11.46) on Friday. National Grid plc has a 12-month low of GBX 837.90 ($11.36) and a 12-month high of GBX 1,097 ($14.88). The stock has a market cap of $28,440.00 and a P/E ratio of 1,760.00.

The business also recently declared a dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, January 10th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, November 23rd were given a dividend of GBX 15.49 ($0.21) per share. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, November 23rd. This represents a dividend yield of 1.73%.

NG has been the subject of a number of recent analyst reports. Barclays set a GBX 990 ($13.43) price objective on shares of National Grid and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research report on Thursday, November 2nd. JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated an “overweight” rating and issued a GBX 1,060 ($14.37) price objective on shares of National Grid in a research report on Thursday, September 14th. Deutsche Bank restated a “sell” rating and issued a GBX 900 ($12.21) price objective on shares of National Grid in a research report on Monday, October 30th. Credit Suisse Group restated an “underperform” rating and issued a GBX 860 ($11.66) price objective on shares of National Grid in a research report on Thursday, November 2nd. Finally, restated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 1,060 ($14.37) price objective on shares of National Grid in a research report on Monday, October 9th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have issued a hold rating and eight have given a buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 993.94 ($13.48).

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About National Grid

National Grid plc is an electricity and gas utility company focused on transmission and distribution activities in electricity and gas in both the United Kingdom and the United States. The Company’s segments include UK Electricity Transmission, which is engaged in high voltage electricity transmission networks in Great Britain; UK Gas Transmission, which is the gas transmission network in Great Britain and United Kingdom liquefied natural gas (LNG) storage activities; UK Gas Distribution, which includes approximately four of the eight regional networks of Great Britain’s gas distribution system, and US Regulated, which includes gas distribution networks, electricity distribution networks and high voltage electricity transmission networks in New York, and New England and electricity generation facilities in New York.

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