Anglo American plc (LON:AAL) insider Stuart J. Chambers purchased 4,650 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, June 20th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 2,157 ($28.19) per share, for a total transaction of £100,300.50 ($131,060.37).

AAL opened at GBX 2,159 ($28.21) on Monday. The company has a current ratio of 1.95, a quick ratio of 1.25 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 30.44. The company has a market cap of $30.34 billion and a PE ratio of 7.88. Anglo American plc has a 1 year low of GBX 1,433.80 ($18.74) and a 1 year high of GBX 2,229.50 ($29.13).

A number of analysts have recently issued reports on AAL shares. HSBC upgraded Anglo American to a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, May 28th. Royal Bank of Canada lowered their price objective on Anglo American from GBX 2,400 ($31.36) to GBX 2,250 ($29.40) and set an “outperform” rating on the stock in a research report on Friday, April 26th. Credit Suisse Group lowered their price objective on Anglo American from GBX 1,630 ($21.30) to GBX 1,610 ($21.04) and set a “neutral” rating on the stock in a research report on Tuesday, March 12th. Deutsche Bank upgraded Anglo American to a “buy” rating and boosted their price objective for the company from GBX 2,000 ($26.13) to GBX 2,400 ($31.36) in a research report on Tuesday, April 2nd. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group restated a “conviction-buy” rating and set a GBX 2,700 ($35.28) price objective (up from GBX 2,250 ($29.40)) on shares of Anglo American in a research report on Thursday, April 11th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating, eight have given a buy rating and two have assigned a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. Anglo American currently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of GBX 2,119.33 ($27.69).

About Anglo American

Anglo American plc, together with its subsidiaries, engages in exploring, mining, and processing various metals and minerals worldwide. The company explores for rough and polished diamonds, copper, platinum group metals, metallurgical and thermal coal, and iron; and nickel and manganese ores, as well as alloys.

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