Sky Plc (LON:SKY) insider Andrew Neal Griffith sold 299 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Friday, October 12th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 1,728 ($22.58), for a total value of £5,166.72 ($6,751.23).
Andrew Neal Griffith also recently made the following trade(s):
- On Tuesday, August 28th, Andrew Neal Griffith acquired 15,427 shares of SKY stock. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 1,545 ($20.19) per share, for a total transaction of £238,347.15 ($311,442.77).
SKY stock opened at GBX 1,726 ($22.55) on Friday. Sky Plc has a fifty-two week low of GBX 11.40 ($0.15) and a fifty-two week high of GBX 1,378 ($18.01).
SKY (LON:SKY) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, July 26th. The company reported GBX 67.30 ($0.88) earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of GBX 65.10 ($0.85) by GBX 2.20 ($0.03). SKY had a return on equity of 27.18% and a net margin of 7.96%.
A number of research analysts recently weighed in on SKY shares. UBS Group reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of SKY in a report on Thursday, August 9th. Liberum Capital upped their price objective on SKY from GBX 1,400 ($18.29) to GBX 1,728 ($22.58) and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, September 24th. Shore Capital reaffirmed a “hold” rating on shares of SKY in a report on Monday, September 24th. Finally, Macquarie lowered SKY to a “neutral” rating and upped their price objective for the stock from GBX 1,100 ($14.37) to GBX 1,450 ($18.95) in a report on Thursday, July 12th. Seven research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company. SKY has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 1,393.20 ($18.20).
SKY Company Profile
Sky plc, together with its subsidiaries, engages in entertainment and communications businesses. The company offers pay television broadcasting and home communications services, including broadband and telephone services; over-the-top subscriptions; and HD, UHD, multiscreen, line rental, second smartcard, premium HD, and mobile TV, as well as on demand services, such as Catch Up TV and box sets.
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