Insider Buying: John Menzies plc (LON:MNZS) Insider Buys 4,869 Shares of Stock

John Menzies plc (LON:MNZS) insider John Geddes purchased 4,869 shares of John Menzies stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, July 5th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 395 ($5.16) per share, with a total value of £19,232.55 ($25,130.73).

MNZS opened at GBX 424.50 ($5.55) on Thursday. The firm has a fifty day moving average price of GBX 456.79. The company has a market cap of $357.73 million and a P/E ratio of -62.43. John Menzies plc has a 1 year low of GBX 353.50 ($4.62) and a 1 year high of GBX 668 ($8.73). The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 275.62, a current ratio of 1.15 and a quick ratio of 1.09.

Several analysts recently issued reports on MNZS shares. Berenberg Bank upgraded John Wood Group from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, July 5th. Shore Capital restated a “buy” rating on shares of John Menzies in a research note on Friday, July 5th. Finally, Peel Hunt restated a “buy” rating on shares of John Menzies in a research note on Friday, July 5th.

About John Menzies

John Menzies plc provides distribution and aviation services in the United Kingdom, the United States, and internationally. The Distribution segment offers newspaper and magazine distribution services. This segment also provides marketing and logistics services. The Aviation segment offers ground handling and cargo services; cargo forwarding services; and fuelling and fuel farm management services.

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