Land Securities Group plc (LON:LAND) insider Martin F. Greenslade sold 16,743 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, July 8th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 556 ($6.84), for a total transaction of £93,091.08 ($114,559.54).

LON LAND opened at GBX 545 ($6.71) on Friday. The company has a fifty day moving average of GBX 599.87 and a 200 day moving average of GBX 743.54. The company has a market capitalization of $4.04 billion and a PE ratio of -4.85. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 60.94, a current ratio of 1.48 and a quick ratio of 1.40. Land Securities Group plc has a 1 year low of GBX 399.80 ($4.92) and a 1 year high of GBX 1,019.50 ($12.55).

Land Securities Group (LON:LAND) last released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May 12th. The company reported GBX 55.90 ($0.69) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of GBX 58 ($0.71) by GBX (2.10) (($0.03)). Research analysts expect that Land Securities Group plc will post 5883.9996946 earnings per share for the current year.

Several equities research analysts have recently commented on the stock. Liberum Capital restated a “hold” rating on shares of Land Securities Group in a report on Friday, July 3rd. Deutsche Bank reduced their price objective on shares of Land Securities Group from GBX 910 ($11.20) to GBX 760 ($9.35) and set a “hold” rating for the company in a research note on Wednesday, May 13th. Royal Bank of Canada reduced their price objective on shares of Land Securities Group from GBX 825 ($10.15) to GBX 775 ($9.54) and set an “outperform” rating for the company in a research note on Friday, May 15th. Barclays reduced their price objective on shares of Land Securities Group from GBX 730 ($8.98) to GBX 645 ($7.94) and set an “overweight” rating for the company in a research note on Thursday, June 4th. Finally, HSBC reduced their price objective on shares of Land Securities Group from GBX 679 ($8.36) to GBX 573 ($7.05) and set a “hold” rating for the company in a research note on Monday, May 25th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and seven have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. Land Securities Group currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 730 ($8.98).

Land Securities Group Company Profile

At Landsec, we believe great places are for people to experience and are made with the experience of great people. Across 24 million sq ft of real estate and a portfolio valued at £14.1 billion, we own and manage some of the most successful and recognisable assets in the country. In London, our portfolio totals more than £7.8 billion, and consists of 6.4 million sq ft of real estate.

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