Insider Buying: Centrica plc (LON:CNA) Insider Purchases £148.96 in Stock

Centrica plc (LON:CNAGet Free Report) insider Russell O’Brien bought 112 shares of Centrica stock in a transaction on Tuesday, June 11th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 133 ($1.69) per share, with a total value of £148.96 ($189.69).

Russell O’Brien also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Friday, May 10th, Russell O’Brien bought 109 shares of Centrica stock. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 138 ($1.76) per share, with a total value of £150.42 ($191.54).
  • On Thursday, April 11th, Russell O’Brien bought 117 shares of Centrica stock. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 128 ($1.63) per share, with a total value of £149.76 ($190.70).

Centrica Stock Performance

CNA opened at GBX 130.15 ($1.66) on Friday. Centrica plc has a 52-week low of GBX 115.05 ($1.47) and a 52-week high of GBX 173.70 ($2.21). The company has a quick ratio of 0.40, a current ratio of 1.44 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 96.93. The company has a market cap of £6.91 billion, a P/E ratio of 188.62, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 0.45 and a beta of 1.10. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is GBX 135 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 136.84.

Wall Street Analyst Weigh In

CNA has been the subject of a number of recent research reports. Barclays reduced their target price on shares of Centrica from GBX 205 ($2.61) to GBX 190 ($2.42) and set an “underweight” rating for the company in a report on Wednesday, May 15th. UBS Group upgraded shares of Centrica to a “buy” rating and boosted their target price for the stock from GBX 165 ($2.10) to GBX 170 ($2.16) in a report on Wednesday, May 8th. Royal Bank of Canada upgraded shares of Centrica to an “outperform” rating and upped their price objective for the company from GBX 145 ($1.85) to GBX 170 ($2.16) in a report on Friday, May 31st. JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated an “overweight” rating on shares of Centrica in a report on Wednesday, February 21st. Finally, Citigroup restated a “buy” rating on shares of Centrica in a report on Friday, February 16th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has issued a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the company. According to MarketBeat.com, Centrica presently has an average rating of “Moderate Buy” and a consensus price target of GBX 164 ($2.09).

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Centrica Company Profile

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Centrica plc operates as an integrated energy company in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Scandinavia, North America, and internationally. The company operates through British Gas Services & Solutions, British Gas Energy, Centrica Business Solutions, Bord Gáis Energy, Centrica Energy, and Upstream segments.

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