Go-Ahead Group plc (LON:GOG) insider Carolyn Ferguson bought 7 shares of Go-Ahead Group plc stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, October 12th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 2,000 ($24.75) per share, for a total transaction of £140 ($173.27).
Shares of Go-Ahead Group plc (LON:GOG) remained flat at GBX 2000.00 on Thursday. 67,980 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Go-Ahead Group plc has a 12-month low of GBX 1,775.00 and a 12-month high of GBX 2,758.00. The company’s market cap is GBX 857.80 million. The company has a 50 day moving average price of GBX 2,040.14 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 2,205.78.
The firm also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, November 25th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, November 10th will be issued a GBX 67.52 ($0.84) dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 3.06%. This is an increase from Go-Ahead Group plc’s previous dividend of $28.33. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 10th.
Several research firms have recently issued reports on GOG. Liberum Capital reissued a “hold” rating and set a GBX 2,740 ($33.91) target price on shares of Go-Ahead Group plc in a research note on Friday, September 2nd. JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated an “overweight” rating and set a GBX 2,526 ($31.26) price target (up from GBX 2,390 ($29.58)) on shares of Go-Ahead Group plc in a research report on Monday, September 5th. Investec restated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 2,500 ($30.94) price target on shares of Go-Ahead Group plc in a research report on Friday, September 2nd. Canaccord Genuity initiated coverage on Go-Ahead Group plc in a research report on Monday, September 19th. They set a “buy” rating and a GBX 2,753 ($34.07) price target on the stock. Finally, HSBC dropped their price target on Go-Ahead Group plc from GBX 2,850 ($35.27) to GBX 2,310 ($28.59) and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a research report on Thursday, June 16th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the company. Go-Ahead Group plc currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of GBX 2,588.38 ($32.03).