Deutsche Bank reaffirmed their sell rating on shares of BT Group – CLASS A (LON:BT.A) in a research report report published on Thursday morning, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports.

Several other brokerages have also issued reports on BT.A. Numis Securities reissued a buy rating on shares of BT Group – CLASS A in a report on Monday, June 3rd. Jefferies Financial Group decreased their price target on shares of BT Group – CLASS A from GBX 340 ($4.44) to GBX 325 ($4.25) and set a buy rating for the company in a report on Tuesday, May 21st. Societe Generale decreased their price target on shares of BT Group – CLASS A from GBX 360 ($4.70) to GBX 320 ($4.18) and set a buy rating for the company in a report on Tuesday, May 28th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a GBX 290 ($3.79) price target on shares of BT Group – CLASS A and gave the company a buy rating in a report on Friday, August 2nd. Finally, Barclays reissued an equal weight rating on shares of BT Group – CLASS A in a report on Monday, August 5th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating and seven have given a buy rating to the company. The company currently has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus target price of GBX 270.50 ($3.53).

Shares of BT.A stock opened at GBX 172.96 ($2.26) on Thursday. BT Group – CLASS A has a 12-month low of GBX 182.24 ($2.38) and a 12-month high of GBX 268.60 ($3.51). The firm has a market cap of $17.09 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 8.01. The company has a quick ratio of 0.88, a current ratio of 1.09 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 165.99. The company has a fifty day moving average price of GBX 192.27.

In related news, insider Alison Wilcox sold 2,629 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, August 6th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 181 ($2.37), for a total value of £4,758.49 ($6,217.81). Also, insider Philip Jansen acquired 1,484,413 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, June 6th. The stock was bought at an average cost of GBX 202 ($2.64) per share, for a total transaction of £2,998,514.26 ($3,918,089.98). Insiders purchased a total of 1,528,789 shares of company stock worth $308,898,506 over the last ninety days.

BT Group – CLASS A Company Profile

BT Group plc provides communications services worldwide. Its Consumer segment sells telephones, baby monitors, and Wi-Fi extenders through high street retailers, online BT Shop, and Website BT.com; and offers home phone, copper and fiber broadband, TV, and mobile services in various packages. The company's EE segment offers 2G, 3G, and 4G mobile network services; broadband, fixed-voice, and TV services; and postpaid and prepaid plans, and emergency services network.

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