National Express Group PLC (LON:NEX) Insider Sells £523,950.72 in Stock

National Express Group PLC (LON:NEX) insider Dean K. Finch sold 272,891 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, June 29th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 192 ($2.36), for a total value of £523,950.72 ($644,783.07).

Shares of LON:NEX opened at GBX 196.20 ($2.41) on Tuesday. National Express Group PLC has a fifty-two week low of GBX 66.30 ($0.82) and a fifty-two week high of GBX 485 ($5.97). The company has a quick ratio of 0.51, a current ratio of 0.58 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 163.22. The firm’s 50-day simple moving average is GBX 221.91 and its 200-day simple moving average is GBX 324.93. The company has a market cap of $1.21 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 7.13.

A number of equities analysts have recently issued reports on NEX shares. Peel Hunt restated a “buy” rating on shares of National Express Group in a research report on Wednesday, June 24th. Liberum Capital restated a “buy” rating on shares of National Express Group in a research note on Tuesday. Jefferies Financial Group decreased their target price on shares of National Express Group from GBX 410 ($5.05) to GBX 380 ($4.68) and set a “buy” rating for the company in a research note on Thursday, May 14th. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada dropped their price target on National Express Group from GBX 500 ($6.15) to GBX 350 ($4.31) and set an “outperform” rating on the stock in a research report on Friday, April 24th. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a buy rating, National Express Group presently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of GBX 392 ($4.82).

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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