National Express Group (LON:NEX) Stock Price Passes Above 200-Day Moving Average of $436.77

Shares of National Express Group PLC (LON:NEX) crossed above its 200-day moving average during trading on Tuesday . The stock has a 200-day moving average of $436.77 and traded as high as $474.00. National Express Group shares last traded at $465.20, with a volume of 508,828 shares traded.

Several equities research analysts recently weighed in on the company. HSBC restated a “buy” rating on shares of National Express Group in a research note on Thursday, December 5th. Jefferies Financial Group restated a “buy” rating on shares of National Express Group in a research note on Friday, December 13th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating, four have issued a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of GBX 467 ($6.14).

The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 132.85, a current ratio of 0.46 and a quick ratio of 0.41. The firm has a 50 day moving average of GBX 464.84 and a two-hundred day moving average of GBX 437.13. The stock has a market cap of $2.38 billion and a PE ratio of 16.92.

In other news, insider John Armitt acquired 4,500 shares of National Express Group stock in a transaction on Thursday, November 28th. The stock was bought at an average price of GBX 465 ($6.12) per share, for a total transaction of £20,925 ($27,525.65).

National Express Group Company Profile (LON:NEX)

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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