Capita PLC (LON:CPI) Insider Buys £116.10 in Stock

Capita PLC (LON:CPI) insider Joseph Murphy purchased 90 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, September 4th. The shares were acquired at an average price of GBX 129 ($1.69) per share, with a total value of £116.10 ($151.71).

Joseph Murphy also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Monday, August 5th, Joseph Murphy purchased 84 shares of Capita stock. The shares were acquired at an average price of GBX 138 ($1.80) per share, with a total value of £115.92 ($151.47).
  • On Thursday, July 4th, Joseph Murphy purchased 102 shares of Capita stock. The shares were acquired at an average price of GBX 111 ($1.45) per share, with a total value of £113.22 ($147.94).

LON:CPI opened at GBX 137.30 ($1.79) on Monday. Capita PLC has a 1 year low of GBX 98.66 ($1.29) and a 1 year high of GBX 151.65 ($1.98). The firm has a 50 day moving average of GBX 125.60 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 118.70. The company has a current ratio of 0.64, a quick ratio of 0.64 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2,850.07. The stock has a market capitalization of $2.19 billion and a P/E ratio of 10.10.

A number of research firms have recently issued reports on CPI. Numis Securities reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Capita in a research note on Monday, June 3rd. Royal Bank of Canada reiterated an “outperform” rating and issued a GBX 200 ($2.61) target price on shares of Capita in a research note on Thursday, August 15th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. cut their target price on shares of Capita from GBX 150 ($1.96) to GBX 140 ($1.83) and set a “neutral” rating for the company in a research note on Thursday, August 15th. Deutsche Bank reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Capita in a research note on Friday, August 2nd. Finally, Peel Hunt reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Capita in a research note on Thursday, August 1st. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of GBX 155.29 ($2.03).

Capita Company Profile

Capita plc provides customer management, administration, and professional support services to clients in the private and public sectors. The company offers automation, business transformation, customer management, data and analytics, digital transformation, government, IT and networks, people, and software solutions and services, as well as specialist services, such as intelligent communications, financial, legal, travel and event, start-up development, property and infrastructure, procurement, and translation and interpreting, and workplace technology services.

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