Shares of National Express Group PLC (LON:NEX) have been given an average recommendation of “Buy” by the fourteen brokerages that are covering the company, Marketbeat reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, three have given a hold recommendation and ten have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average twelve-month target price among brokerages that have covered the stock in the last year is GBX 413.40 ($5.56).

Several analysts have recently weighed in on the stock. Liberum Capital reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a GBX 390 ($5.25) price target on shares of National Express Group in a research note on Monday. J P Morgan Chase & Co decreased their price target on shares of National Express Group from GBX 414 ($5.57) to GBX 412 ($5.55) and set an “overweight” rating for the company in a research note on Tuesday, October 31st. reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a GBX 440 ($5.92) price target on shares of National Express Group in a research note on Friday, November 3rd. reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a GBX 440 ($5.92) price target on shares of National Express Group in a research note on Friday, November 3rd. Finally, Shore Capital reaffirmed a “sell” rating on shares of National Express Group in a research note on Friday, August 18th.

In other news, insider Dean K. Finch purchased 14,200 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Monday, September 18th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 347 ($4.67) per share, with a total value of £49,274 ($66,317.63).

Shares of National Express Group (LON:NEX) traded up GBX 5.20 ($0.07) during midday trading on Friday, reaching GBX 370 ($4.98). 585,217 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 573,526. National Express Group has a twelve month low of GBX 332.40 ($4.47) and a twelve month high of GBX 389 ($5.24).

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National Express Group Company Profile

National Express Group PLC is an international transport company. The Company’s segments include UK Bus, UK Coach, German Rail, North America (operates school bus and transit services), Spain and Morocco (operates bus and coach services), and Central functions. The UK Bus segment’s services are operated from nine garages across the West Midlands.

Analyst Recommendations for National Express Group (LON:NEX)

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