Saga plc (SAGA) Insider Lance Batchelor Buys 71,997 Shares

Saga plc (LON:SAGA) insider Lance Batchelor purchased 71,997 shares of Saga stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, December 6th. The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 138 ($1.86) per share, with a total value of £99,355.86 ($133,722.56).

Lance Batchelor also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Tuesday, November 14th, Lance Batchelor purchased 81 shares of Saga stock. The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 185 ($2.49) per share, with a total value of £149.85 ($201.68).
  • On Friday, October 13th, Lance Batchelor purchased 78 shares of Saga stock. The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 192 ($2.58) per share, with a total value of £149.76 ($201.56).
  • On Thursday, September 14th, Lance Batchelor purchased 76 shares of Saga stock. The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 197 ($2.65) per share, with a total value of £149.72 ($201.51).

Shares of Saga plc (LON:SAGA) opened at GBX 139.79 ($1.88) on Friday. Saga plc has a twelve month low of GBX 135 ($1.82) and a twelve month high of GBX 216.13 ($2.91).

Saga (LON:SAGA) last released its quarterly earnings data on Friday, September 22nd. The company reported GBX 7.50 ($0.10) EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of GBX 7.30 ($0.10) by GBX 0.20 ($0.00). Saga had a return on equity of 13.77% and a net margin of 19.15%. The company had revenue of £435.40 million during the quarter.

The firm also recently disclosed a dividend, which was paid on Friday, November 17th. Investors of record on Thursday, October 12th were issued a GBX 3 ($0.04) dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, October 12th. This represents a yield of 1.54%.

Several equities analysts have recently weighed in on the company. J P Morgan Chase & Co reduced their price target on Saga from GBX 215 ($2.89) to GBX 190 ($2.56) and set a “neutral” rating for the company in a report on Thursday. Royal Bank Of Canada assumed coverage on Saga in a report on Friday, December 1st. They set an “outperform” rating and a GBX 250 ($3.36) price target for the company. Citigroup reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 187 ($2.52) price objective on shares of Saga in a report on Thursday. Beaufort Securities reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Saga in a report on Monday, September 25th. Finally, Numis Securities reiterated an “add” rating and issued a GBX 235 ($3.16) price objective on shares of Saga in a report on Friday, September 22nd. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating to the stock. Saga has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of GBX 221.50 ($2.98).

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Saga Company Profile

Saga plc is a provider of services for the customers aged 50 and over. The Company operates through three segments: Insurance, Travel, and Emerging Businesses and Central Costs. Insurance segment consists of general insurance products, such as Motor insurance, Home insurance and Other insurance. Travel segment primarily consists of the operation and delivery of package tours and cruise holiday products.

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