Capita PLC (LON:CPI) Insider Purchases £174.40 in Stock

Capita PLC (LON:CPI) insider Lyndsay Browne purchased 109 shares of Capita stock in a transaction on Wednesday, December 4th. The stock was bought at an average price of GBX 160 ($2.09) per share, for a total transaction of £174.40 ($227.88).

Lyndsay Browne also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Friday, October 4th, Lyndsay Browne purchased 120 shares of Capita stock. The stock was bought at an average cost of GBX 148 ($1.93) per share, with a total value of £177.60 ($232.07).

Shares of Capita stock opened at GBX 162.55 ($2.12) on Friday. The company has a current ratio of 0.64, a quick ratio of 0.64 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2,850.07. The business has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 160.48 and a two-hundred day moving average price of GBX 133.01. Capita PLC has a 1-year low of GBX 98.66 ($1.29) and a 1-year high of GBX 179 ($2.34). The company has a market cap of $2.71 billion and a P/E ratio of 11.95.

A number of equities analysts have recently issued reports on the company. Peel Hunt reaffirmed a “hold” rating on shares of Capita in a research note on Thursday, October 31st. Royal Bank of Canada reiterated an “outperform” rating and issued a GBX 200 ($2.61) target price on shares of Capita in a report on Thursday, August 15th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. decreased their target price on shares of Capita from GBX 150 ($1.96) to GBX 140 ($1.83) and set a “neutral” rating for the company in a research report on Thursday, August 15th. Deutsche Bank raised their price target on shares of Capita from GBX 120 ($1.57) to GBX 140 ($1.83) and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, November 4th. Finally, Barclays restated an “overweight” rating on shares of Capita in a research report on Wednesday, November 27th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the company. Capita has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 156.71 ($2.05).

Capita Company Profile

Capita plc provides customer management, administration, and professional support services to clients in the private and public sectors. The company offers automation, business transformation, customer management, data and analytics, digital transformation, government, IT and networks, people, and software solutions and services, as well as specialist services, such as intelligent communications, financial, legal, travel and event, start-up development, property and infrastructure, procurement, and translation and interpreting, and workplace technology services.

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