Insider Buying: Kingfisher plc (KGF) Insider Purchases 67 Shares of Stock

Kingfisher plc (LON:KGF) insider Karen Witts purchased 67 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, January 15th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 226 ($2.95) per share, for a total transaction of £151.42 ($197.86).

Karen Witts also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Monday, December 17th, Karen Witts purchased 69 shares of Kingfisher stock. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 216 ($2.82) per share, for a total transaction of £149.04 ($194.75).
  • On Tuesday, December 4th, Karen Witts sold 635 shares of Kingfisher stock. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 240 ($3.14), for a total value of £1,524 ($1,991.38).
  • On Friday, November 16th, Karen Witts purchased 62 shares of Kingfisher stock. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 242 ($3.16) per share, for a total transaction of £150.04 ($196.05).

Shares of LON:KGF opened at GBX 226.80 ($2.96) on Friday. Kingfisher plc has a 12 month low of GBX 285.30 ($3.73) and a 12 month high of GBX 369.80 ($4.83).

A number of equities research analysts have recently weighed in on KGF shares. UBS Group reaffirmed a “sell” rating and set a GBX 225 ($2.94) price target (down previously from GBX 260 ($3.40)) on shares of Kingfisher in a report on Wednesday, November 28th. Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed a “sector performer” rating on shares of Kingfisher in a report on Tuesday, October 16th. Credit Suisse Group reaffirmed an “outperform” rating on shares of Kingfisher in a report on Monday, October 22nd. HSBC cut Kingfisher to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, January 10th. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. dropped their target price on Kingfisher from GBX 240 ($3.14) to GBX 220 ($2.87) and set an “underweight” rating on the stock in a report on Friday, November 23rd. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the stock. Kingfisher currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 308.13 ($4.03).

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Kingfisher Company Profile

Kingfisher plc, together with its subsidiaries, supplies DIY and home improvement products and services primarily in the United Kingdom and continental Europe. The company operates approximately 1,300 stores in 10 countries across Europe under the B&Q, Castorama, Brico Dépôt, Screwfix, and Koctas brands.

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