Oxford Instruments plc (LON:OXIG) Insider Gavin Hill Purchases 7 Shares

Oxford Instruments plc (LON:OXIGGet Free Report) insider Gavin Hill purchased 7 shares of Oxford Instruments stock in a transaction dated Monday, February 12th. The shares were bought at an average cost of GBX 2,178 ($27.51) per share, for a total transaction of £152.46 ($192.55).

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

  • On Wednesday, January 10th, Gavin Hill purchased 6 shares of Oxford Instruments stock. The shares were bought at an average cost of GBX 2,280 ($28.80) per share, for a total transaction of £136.80 ($172.77).
  • On Monday, December 11th, Gavin Hill bought 7 shares of Oxford Instruments stock. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 2,149 ($27.14) per share, for a total transaction of £150.43 ($189.98).

Oxford Instruments Stock Performance

OXIG opened at GBX 2,120 ($26.77) on Tuesday. The business’s 50 day moving average is GBX 2,211.71 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 2,150.25. The stock has a market cap of £1.23 billion, a PE ratio of 2,058.25, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of -3.56 and a beta of 1.01. The company has a current ratio of 1.67, a quick ratio of 1.11 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 16.33. Oxford Instruments plc has a twelve month low of GBX 1,634 ($20.64) and a twelve month high of GBX 2,884.80 ($36.43).

Analysts Set New Price Targets

A number of equities analysts have issued reports on the stock. Berenberg Bank cut their target price on shares of Oxford Instruments from GBX 3,100 ($39.15) to GBX 2,955 ($37.32) and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a report on Wednesday, November 15th. Shore Capital reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Oxford Instruments in a report on Tuesday, November 14th. Finally, Jefferies Financial Group reissued a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 2,200 ($27.78) target price on shares of Oxford Instruments in a report on Wednesday, November 15th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company. According to data from MarketBeat.com, the company currently has an average rating of “Moderate Buy” and an average target price of GBX 2,281 ($28.81).

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About Oxford Instruments

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Oxford Instruments plc designs and supplies technology products and services in Europe, North America, Asia, and internationally. It operates through three segments: Materials & Characterisation, Research & Discovery, and Service & Healthcare. The company offers atomic force, electron, and raman microscopy; deposition and etch tools; low temperature systems; optical imaging; nuclear magnetic resonance, modular optical spectroscopy; and x-ray.

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