National Express Group (LON:NEX) Given “Buy” Rating at Liberum Capital

Liberum Capital reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of National Express Group (LON:NEX) in a research note published on Tuesday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports.

Other equities research analysts also recently issued reports about the company. Jefferies Financial Group cut their price target on 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. Peel Hunt restated a buy rating on shares of National Express Group in a research note on Wednesday, June 24th. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada cut their price target on National Express Group from GBX 500 ($6.15) to GBX 350 ($4.31) and set an outperform rating for the company in a research note on Friday, April 24th. Five analysts have rated the stock with a buy rating, The stock presently has an average rating of Buy and a consensus target price of GBX 392 ($4.82).

LON NEX opened at GBX 186.80 ($2.30) on Tuesday. National Express Group has a one year low of GBX 66.30 ($0.82) and a one year high of GBX 485 ($5.97). The stock has a 50-day moving average of GBX 221.43 and a 200 day moving average of GBX 323.67. The company has a market capitalization of $1.21 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 7.13. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 163.22, a quick ratio of 0.51 and a current ratio of 0.58.

In related news, insider Dean K. Finch sold 272,891 shares of the business’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). Also, insider Dean K. Finch sold 117,686 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, June 26th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 198 ($2.44), for a total value of £233,018.28 ($286,756.44). Over the last ninety days, insiders have sold 396,577 shares of company stock worth $77,058,900.

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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