BT Group – CLASS A (LON:BT.A) Given Sell Rating at Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank reissued their sell rating on shares of BT Group – CLASS A (LON:BT.A) in a research note released on Wednesday morning, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports.

Several other equities research analysts have also weighed in on the stock. DZ Bank lowered their target price on shares of BT Group – CLASS A from GBX 250 ($3.27) to GBX 230 ($3.01) and set a buy rating on the stock in a report on Monday, August 12th. Societe Generale lowered their target price on shares of BT Group – CLASS A from GBX 360 ($4.70) to GBX 320 ($4.18) and set a buy rating on the stock in a report on Tuesday, May 28th. Jefferies Financial Group reaffirmed a buy rating on shares of BT Group – CLASS A in a report on Wednesday, August 14th. Barclays reaffirmed an equal weight rating on shares of BT Group – CLASS A in a report on Monday, August 5th. Finally, Numis Securities reaffirmed a buy rating on shares of BT Group – CLASS A in a report on Monday, June 3rd. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating and eight have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has an average rating of Buy and a consensus target price of GBX 258.33 ($3.38).

Shares of BT Group – CLASS A stock opened at GBX 170.87 ($2.23) on Wednesday. The firm has a market capitalization of $16.89 billion and a PE ratio of 7.91. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 165.99, a current ratio of 1.09 and a quick ratio of 0.88. The company’s fifty day moving average price is GBX 174.80 and its two-hundred day moving average price is GBX 203.17. BT Group – CLASS A has a 52-week low of GBX 157.67 ($2.06) and a 52-week high of GBX 268.60 ($3.51).

In related news, insider Allison Kirkby acquired 25,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Friday, June 21st. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 203 ($2.65) per share, with a total value of £50,750 ($66,313.86). Also, insider Alison Wilcox sold 2,629 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, August 6th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 181 ($2.37), for a total transaction of £4,758.49 ($6,217.81).

BT Group – CLASS A Company Profile

BT Group plc provides communications services worldwide. Its Consumer segment sells telephones, baby monitors, and Wi-Fi extenders through high street retailers, online BT Shop, and Website BT.com; and offers home phone, copper and fiber broadband, TV, and mobile services in various packages. The company's EE segment offers 2G, 3G, and 4G mobile network services; broadband, fixed-voice, and TV services; and postpaid and prepaid plans, and emergency services network.

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