easyJet plc (LON:EZJ) has received a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the twenty-one research firms that are covering the stock, Marketbeat.com reports. Four analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, ten have issued a hold recommendation and six have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 1-year price target among brokerages that have covered the stock in the last year is GBX 1,006 ($12.38).

EZJ has been the topic of a number of analyst reports. Credit Suisse Group set a GBX 746 ($9.18) price target on easyJet and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday, June 16th. Morgan Stanley restated a “neutral” rating on shares of easyJet in a research report on Wednesday, May 27th. Goodbody lowered easyJet to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, April 9th. Liberum Capital restated an “under review” rating on shares of easyJet in a research report on Thursday, June 25th. Finally, UBS Group restated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 1,240 ($15.26) price objective on shares of easyJet in a research report on Wednesday.

In other news, insider Moya Greene purchased 7,032 shares of easyJet stock in a transaction dated Friday, May 29th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 711 ($8.75) per share, for a total transaction of £49,997.52 ($61,527.84). Over the last quarter, insiders have bought 7,103 shares of company stock valued at $5,045,082.

EZJ traded up GBX 15.40 ($0.19) during trading on Tuesday, reaching GBX 699.60 ($8.61). The company had a trading volume of 2,840,820 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,170,000. The firm’s 50-day simple moving average is GBX 708.74 and its 200 day simple moving average is GBX 970.79. The company has a market cap of $2.66 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 11.43. easyJet has a 12-month low of GBX 410 ($5.05) and a 12-month high of GBX 1,570 ($19.32). The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 88.67, a quick ratio of 0.47 and a current ratio of 0.55.

easyJet Company Profile

easyJet plc, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an airline carrier primarily in Europe. As of September 30, 2018, the company operated 979 routes and a fleet of 315 aircraft. It also engages in the trading and leasing of aircraft; and the provision of graphic design services. easyJet plc was founded in 1995 and is based in Luton, the United Kingdom.

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