BP plc (LON:BP) Insider Purchases £316.68 in Stock

BP plc (LON:BP) insider Brian Gilvary bought 58 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, July 10th. The stock was bought at an average price of GBX 546 ($7.13) per share, with a total value of £316.68 ($413.80).

Brian Gilvary also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Monday, June 10th, Brian Gilvary purchased 58 shares of BP stock. The shares were acquired at an average price of GBX 552 ($7.21) per share, with a total value of £320.16 ($418.35).
  • On Friday, May 10th, Brian Gilvary purchased 58 shares of BP stock. The shares were acquired at an average price of GBX 526 ($6.87) per share, with a total value of £305.08 ($398.64).

Shares of LON:BP opened at GBX 546 ($7.13) on Friday. The company has a market capitalization of $111.34 billion and a P/E ratio of 11.19. The company’s 50-day moving average price is GBX 546.35. The company has a current ratio of 1.02, a quick ratio of 0.66 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 87.27. BP plc has a 12 month low of GBX 481.35 ($6.29) and a 12 month high of GBX 603.20 ($7.88).

The company also recently disclosed a dividend, which was paid on Friday, June 21st. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 9th were paid a dividend of $0.10 per share. This represents a dividend yield of 1.43%. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, May 9th. BP’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 0.66%.

Several research firms have issued reports on BP. Goldman Sachs Group set a €152.00 ($176.74) price target on shares of Aena SME and gave the company a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, April 30th. Royal Bank of Canada upped their price target on shares of Shopify from C$230.00 to C$265.00 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a research report on Wednesday, May 1st. Berenberg Bank restated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 620 ($8.10) price target on shares of in a research report on Friday, June 21st. Deutsche Bank upped their price target on shares of Spirit Airlines from $75.00 to $79.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday. Finally, Barclays restated a “buy” rating on shares of Alphabet in a research report on Tuesday, April 30th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, fifteen have assigned a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of GBX 650 ($8.49).

About BP

BP p.l.c. engages in energy business worldwide. It operates through three segments: Upstream, Downstream, and Rosneft. The Upstream segment is involved in the oil and natural gas exploration, field development, and production; midstream transportation, storage, and processing; and marketing and trading of liquefied natural gas (LNG), biogas, power and natural gas liquids (NGLs).

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