HSBC Holdings plc reissued their buy rating on shares of National Express Group PLC (LON:NEX) in a report published on Friday morning. HSBC Holdings plc currently has a GBX 440 ($5.81) target price on the stock.

A number of other analysts also recently issued reports on NEX. Liberum Capital reiterated a buy rating and set a GBX 400 ($5.28) price target on shares of National Express Group PLC in a research report on Thursday, July 27th. Barclays PLC reiterated an overweight rating and set a GBX 385 ($5.08) price target on shares of National Express Group PLC in a research report on Friday, July 28th. Jefferies Group LLC reiterated a buy rating and set a GBX 430 ($5.67) price target on shares of National Express Group PLC in a research report on Friday, July 28th. J P Morgan Chase & Co lifted their price target on National Express Group PLC from GBX 404 ($5.33) to GBX 414 ($5.46) and gave the company an overweight rating in a research report on Friday, July 28th. Finally, Investec reiterated a buy rating and set a GBX 385 ($5.08) price target on shares of National Express Group PLC in a research report on Friday, July 28th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and nine have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has a consensus rating of Buy and an average price target of GBX 403.27 ($5.32).

Shares of National Express Group PLC (LON:NEX) opened at GBX 373.10 ($4.92) on Friday. National Express Group PLC has a 12-month low of GBX 332.40 ($4.39) and a 12-month high of GBX 389 ($5.13).

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In related news, insider Dean K. Finch acquired 14,200 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, September 18th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 347 ($4.58) per share, for a total transaction of £49,274 ($65,022.43). Also, insider Ashley Steel acquired 5,888 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, September 4th. The stock was bought at an average price of GBX 357 ($4.71) per share, with a total value of £21,020.16 ($27,738.40).

About National Express Group PLC

National Express Group PLC is an international transport company. The Company’s segments include UK Bus, UK Coach, German Rail, North America (operates school bus and transit services), Spain and Morocco (operates bus and coach services), and Central functions. The UK Bus segment’s services are operated from nine garages across the West Midlands.

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