Gavin Hill Purchases 11 Shares of Oxford Instruments plc (LON:OXIG) Stock

Oxford Instruments plc (LON:OXIG) insider Gavin Hill acquired 11 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Monday, November 11th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 1,374 ($17.95) per share, for a total transaction of £151.14 ($197.49).

Gavin Hill also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Tuesday, September 10th, Gavin Hill acquired 11 shares of Oxford Instruments stock. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 1,289 ($16.84) per share, for a total transaction of £141.79 ($185.27).

Shares of LON OXIG traded up GBX 130 ($1.70) during midday trading on Tuesday, hitting GBX 1,504 ($19.65). 216,365 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 49,802. Oxford Instruments plc has a 12-month low of GBX 813 ($10.62) and a 12-month high of GBX 1,468 ($19.18). The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 18.55, a quick ratio of 0.84 and a current ratio of 1.33. The stock has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 1,292.40 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 1,251.36. The firm has a market cap of $840.04 million and a P/E ratio of 28.92.

OXIG has been the topic of a number of analyst reports. Shore Capital restated a “buy” rating on shares of Oxford Instruments in a research report on Tuesday. Peel Hunt restated a “buy” rating on shares of Oxford Instruments in a research report on Tuesday. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a buy rating, Oxford Instruments currently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of GBX 1,282.50 ($16.76).

About Oxford Instruments

Oxford Instruments plc, through its subsidiaries, researches, develops, manufactures, rents, sells, and services tools and systems in the United States, rest of Europe, rest of Asia, the United Kingdom, Japan, China, Germany, and internationally. The company's Nanotechnology Tools segment provides high performance scientific imaging cameras, spectroscopy solutions, and microscopy systems for research and OEM markets; atomic force probe microscopy for materials and bioscience applications; 3D and 4D image visualization and analysis software; and nanoanalysis solutions for materials characterization and nanofabrication on scanning electron microscopes, focussed ion beams, and transmission electron microscopes.

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