Simon Emeny Acquires 6,000 Shares of Fuller, Smith & Turner plc (LON:FSTA) Stock

Fuller, Smith & Turner plc (LON:FSTA) insider Simon Emeny acquired 6,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Thursday, July 30th. The stock was bought at an average cost of GBX 582 ($7.16) per share, with a total value of £34,920 ($42,973.17).

Shares of FSTA opened at GBX 590 ($7.26) on Friday. The company has a current ratio of 1.43, a quick ratio of 1.32 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 32.34. The company has a market capitalization of $190.81 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 1.86. The stock has a 50 day moving average of GBX 706.80 and a 200 day moving average of GBX 769.21. Fuller, Smith & Turner plc has a 12 month low of GBX 7.32 ($0.09) and a 12 month high of GBX 1,250 ($15.38).

Fuller, Smith & Turner (LON:FSTA) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 30th. The company reported GBX 21.41 ($0.26) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of GBX 36.90 ($0.45) by GBX (15.49) (($0.19)). As a group, equities research analysts predict that Fuller, Smith & Turner plc will post 6267.6473446 earnings per share for the current year.

A number of brokerages recently commented on FSTA. Berenberg Bank reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Fuller, Smith & Turner in a research report on Friday, July 3rd. Peel Hunt raised Fuller, Smith & Turner to a “buy” rating and decreased their price target for the company from GBX 750 ($9.23) to GBX 700 ($8.61) in a research report on Thursday. Finally, Liberum Capital decreased their price target on Fuller, Smith & Turner from GBX 820 ($10.09) to GBX 700 ($8.61) and set a “hold” rating for the company in a research report on Friday.

Fuller, Smith & Turner Company Profile

Fuller, Smith & Turner P.L.C. operates managed pubs and hotels in the United Kingdom and internationally. It operates in three segments: Managed Pubs and Hotels, Tenanted Inns, and The Fuller's Beer Company. The company also manages pubs operated by third parties under tenancy or lease agreements.

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