BP plc (LON:BP) insider Brian Gilvary bought 70 shares of BP plc stock in a transaction on Monday, September 11th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of GBX 446 ($5.76) per share, with a total value of £312.20 ($403.20).
Brian Gilvary also recently made the following trade(s):
- On Thursday, August 10th, Brian Gilvary bought 68 shares of BP plc stock. The shares were purchased at an average cost of GBX 469 ($6.06) per share, with a total value of £318.92 ($411.88).
- On Monday, July 10th, Brian Gilvary bought 70 shares of BP plc stock. The shares were purchased at an average cost of GBX 444 ($5.73) per share, with a total value of £310.80 ($401.39).
BP plc (LON:BP) traded down 0.04% on Tuesday, hitting GBX 448.90. 16,828,753 shares of the stock traded hands. BP plc has a 12-month low of GBX 411.60 and a 12-month high of GBX 521.20. The company’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 448.78 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 456.00. The stock’s market capitalization is GBX 88.37 billion.
The firm also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 22nd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.10 per share. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 10th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.64%.
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BP has been the subject of a number of analyst reports. Barclays PLC reissued an “overweight” rating and set a GBX 675 ($8.72) target price on shares of BP plc in a research note on Monday, August 21st. Credit Suisse Group reissued an “outperform” rating and set a GBX 530 ($6.84) target price on shares of BP plc in a research note on Friday, September 1st. Jefferies Group LLC set a GBX 470 ($6.07) target price on shares of BP plc and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research note on Tuesday, August 29th. UBS AG set a GBX 525 ($6.78) target price on shares of BP plc and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, September 6th. Finally, Deutsche Bank AG boosted their target price on shares of BP plc from GBX 505 ($6.52) to GBX 520 ($6.72) and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, September 4th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have issued a hold rating and twelve have assigned a buy rating to the stock. BP plc has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 506.73 ($6.54).
About BP plc
BP p.l.c. is an integrated oil and gas company. The Company owns an interest in OJSC Oil Company Rosneft (Rosneft), an oil and gas company. The Company’s segments include Upstream, Downstream, Rosneft, and Other businesses and corporate. The Upstream segment is engaged in oil and natural gas exploration, field development and production, as well as midstream transportation, storage and processing.
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