27 Jan National Express Group PLC (LON:NEX) Given Consensus Recomm…
Shares of National Express Group PLC (LON:NEX) have received an average recommendation of “Buy” from the six research firms that are currently covering the company, Marketbeat reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating, four have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company. The average 12-month price target among analysts that have covered the stock in the last year is GBX 482.50 ($6.35).
NEX has been the subject of several research reports. Jefferies Financial Group reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of National Express Group in a research note on Friday, December 13th. HSBC reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of National Express Group in a research note on Thursday, December 5th.
In other news, insider John Armitt purchased 4,500 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, November 28th. The stock was acquired at an average price of GBX 465 ($6.12) per share, with a total value of £20,925 ($27,525.65).
National Express Group stock traded down GBX 3 ($0.04) during midday trading on Monday, reaching GBX 470.60 ($6.19). The company’s stock had a trading volume of 265,972 shares, compared to its average volume of 724,231. The firm has a market capitalization of $2.41 billion and a PE ratio of 17.11. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 132.85, a quick ratio of 0.41 and a current ratio of 0.46. National Express Group has a fifty-two week low of GBX 359.80 ($4.73) and a fifty-two week high of GBX 477.80 ($6.29). The stock’s 50 day simple moving average is GBX 461.60 and its 200 day simple moving average is GBX 433.28.
National Express Group Company Profile
National Express Group PLC provides public transport services in the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, North Africa, North America, and the Middle East. The company operates through UK, German Rail, ALSA, and North America segments. It owns and leases buses, coaches, and trains to deliver local, regional, national, and international transportation services.
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