Liberum Capital reissued their buy rating on shares of National Express Group PLC (LON:NEX) in a research report sent to investors on Thursday. Liberum Capital currently has a GBX 400 ($5.21) price target on the stock.

Other analysts have also issued reports about the stock. Numis Securities Ltd reaffirmed a hold rating on shares of National Express Group PLC in a research note on Thursday, May 18th. Shore Capital reaffirmed a sell rating on shares of National Express Group PLC in a research note on Wednesday, May 10th. J P Morgan Chase & Co raised shares of National Express Group PLC to an overweight rating and upped their price target for the stock from GBX 383 ($4.99) to GBX 404 ($5.26) in a research note on Wednesday, May 24th. Royal Bank Of Canada upped their price target on shares of National Express Group PLC from GBX 405 ($5.28) to GBX 440 ($5.73) and gave the stock an outperform rating in a research note on Wednesday, April 5th. Finally, Canaccord Genuity reaffirmed a buy rating and issued a GBX 432 ($5.63) price target on shares of National Express Group PLC in a research note on Wednesday, May 10th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and nine have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. National Express Group PLC presently has an average rating of Buy and a consensus target price of GBX 404.36 ($5.27).

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The company also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 22nd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 31st will be issued a dividend of GBX 4.26 ($0.06) per share. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 31st. This represents a dividend yield of 1.16%.

In other news, insider Matthew Ashley purchased 2,696 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, May 12th. The shares were acquired at an average price of GBX 368 ($4.79) per share, for a total transaction of £9,921.28 ($12,925.07). Also, insider Elliott (Lee) Sander purchased 1,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, May 25th. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 479 ($6.24) per share, for a total transaction of £4,790 ($6,240.23).

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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