J D Wetherspoon plc (LON:JDW) Insider Ben Whitley Acquires 7,000 Shares

J D Wetherspoon plc (LON:JDWGet Free Report) insider Ben Whitley acquired 7,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, July 10th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 761 ($9.75) per share, for a total transaction of £53,270 ($68,233.64).

Ben Whitley also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Tuesday, June 18th, Ben Whitley acquired 20 shares of J D Wetherspoon stock. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 751 ($9.62) per share, for a total transaction of £150.20 ($192.39).

J D Wetherspoon Stock Down 2.0 %

JDW stock opened at GBX 753 ($9.65) on Thursday. The company has a current ratio of 0.34, a quick ratio of 0.19 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 317.46. The company’s 50 day moving average is GBX 759.44 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 775.85. The stock has a market cap of £930.86 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 2,353.13, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 3.39 and a beta of 1.28. J D Wetherspoon plc has a 1-year low of GBX 587 ($7.52) and a 1-year high of GBX 862.50 ($11.05).

Analyst Ratings Changes

Several equities research analysts have recently weighed in on the company. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated an “overweight” rating and set a GBX 172 ($2.20) price target on shares of J D Wetherspoon in a research report on Tuesday, June 11th. Citigroup reiterated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 925 ($11.85) price target on shares of J D Wetherspoon in a research report on Tuesday, April 23rd. Finally, Shore Capital reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of J D Wetherspoon in a research report on Wednesday, May 8th.

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J D Wetherspoon Company Profile

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J D Wetherspoon plc owns and operates pubs and hotels in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland. The company was founded in 1979 and is based in Watford, the United Kingdom.

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