BP plc (LON:BP) Insider Brian Gilvary Purchases 58 Shares

BP plc (LON:BP) insider Brian Gilvary purchased 58 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, July 10th. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 546 ($7.13) per share, for a total transaction of £316.68 ($413.80).

Brian Gilvary also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Monday, June 10th, Brian Gilvary purchased 58 shares of BP stock. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 552 ($7.21) per share, for a total transaction of £320.16 ($418.35).
  • On Friday, May 10th, Brian Gilvary bought 58 shares of BP stock. The stock was bought at an average price of GBX 526 ($6.87) per share, for a total transaction of £305.08 ($398.64).

Shares of BP stock opened at GBX 546 ($7.13) on Friday. The company has a market cap of $111.34 billion and a P/E ratio of 11.19. BP plc has a one year low of GBX 481.35 ($6.29) and a one year high of GBX 603.20 ($7.88). The company’s fifty day moving average price is GBX 546.35. The company has a quick ratio of 0.66, a current ratio of 1.02 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 87.27.

The company also recently disclosed a dividend, which was paid on Friday, June 21st. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 9th were given a dividend of $0.10 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, May 9th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.43%. BP’s payout ratio is 0.66%.

Several equities research analysts recently issued reports on the stock. Royal Bank of Canada raised their target price on shares of Shopify from C$230.00 to C$265.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a report on Wednesday, May 1st. JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated a “buy” rating and issued a $69.00 target price on shares of Daimler in a report on Friday. UBS Group raised their target price on shares of Spotify Technology from $180.00 to $182.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Tuesday, April 30th. Societe Generale restated a “hold” rating on shares of KONE OYJ/ADR in a report on Thursday, May 2nd. Finally, HSBC upgraded shares of AU Optronics from a “reduce” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, fifteen have given a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of GBX 650 ($8.49).

BP Company Profile

BP p.l.c. engages in energy business worldwide. It operates through three segments: Upstream, Downstream, and Rosneft. The Upstream segment is involved in the oil and natural gas exploration, field development, and production; midstream transportation, storage, and processing; and marketing and trading of liquefied natural gas (LNG), biogas, power and natural gas liquids (NGLs).

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