BP plc (LON:BP) insider Brian Gilvary acquired 60 shares of the stock in a transaction on Wednesday, January 10th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 528 ($7.16) per share, for a total transaction of £316.80 ($429.62).

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

  • On Monday, December 11th, Brian Gilvary acquired 63 shares of BP stock. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 493 ($6.69) per share, for a total transaction of £310.59 ($421.20).
  • On Friday, November 10th, Brian Gilvary acquired 63 shares of BP stock. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 515 ($6.98) per share, for a total transaction of £324.45 ($439.99).

BP plc (LON:BP) opened at GBX 534.80 ($7.25) on Friday. The firm has a market capitalization of $105,960.00 and a price-to-earnings ratio of 3,820.00. BP plc has a twelve month low of GBX 436.95 ($5.93) and a twelve month high of GBX 536.20 ($7.27).

The firm also recently declared a dividend, which was paid on Thursday, December 21st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, November 9th were issued a $0.10 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, November 9th. This represents a yield of 1.47%.

Several equities research analysts have recently commented on the company. Macquarie set a GBX 450 ($6.10) price target on BP and gave the stock a “sell” rating in a research note on Thursday. Barclays reissued an “overweight” rating and set a GBX 675 ($9.15) price target on shares of BP in a research note on Wednesday. Royal Bank of Canada reissued a “sector performer” rating and set a GBX 550 ($7.46) price target on shares of BP in a research note on Tuesday, January 2nd. UBS Group set a GBX 550 ($7.46) price target on BP and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday, December 26th. Finally, Jefferies Group boosted their price target on BP from GBX 500 ($6.78) to GBX 520 ($7.05) and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, December 20th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have given a hold rating and eleven have assigned a buy rating to the stock. BP currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 538.50 ($7.30).

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About BP

BP p.l.c. is an integrated oil and gas company. The Company owns an interest in OJSC Oil Company Rosneft (Rosneft), an oil and gas company. The Company’s segments include Upstream, Downstream, Rosneft, and Other businesses and corporate. The Upstream segment is engaged in oil and natural gas exploration, field development and production, as well as midstream transportation, storage and processing.

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