Direct Line Insurance Group PLC (LON:DLG) insider Penny James bought 135,983 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, December 18th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 368 ($4.95) per share, with a total value of £500,417.44 ($673,509.34).

Direct Line Insurance Group PLC (LON DLG) opened at GBX 368.70 ($4.96) on Thursday. Direct Line Insurance Group PLC has a 12-month low of GBX 328.40 ($4.42) and a 12-month high of GBX 411.30 ($5.54).

Several equities analysts recently issued reports on DLG shares. HSBC reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 440 ($5.92) target price on shares of Direct Line Insurance Group in a research note on Thursday, November 23rd. J P Morgan Chase & Co reiterated an “overweight” rating and issued a GBX 450 ($6.06) target price on shares of Direct Line Insurance Group in a research note on Tuesday, October 24th. Credit Suisse Group reiterated an “outperform” rating on shares of Direct Line Insurance Group in a research note on Friday, September 8th. Shore Capital reiterated a “sell” rating on shares of Direct Line Insurance Group in a research note on Tuesday, November 7th. Finally, Deutsche Bank reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 440 ($5.92) target price on shares of Direct Line Insurance Group in a research note on Friday, September 8th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have issued a hold rating and nine have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of GBX 400.14 ($5.39).

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About Direct Line Insurance Group

Direct Line Insurance Group plc is a United Kingdom-based personal and small business general insurer. The principal activity of the Company is managing its investments in subsidiaries, providing loans to those subsidiaries, raising funds for the Group and the receipt and payment of dividends. The Company’s operating segments include Motor, Home, Rescue and other personal lines, Commercial and Run-off.

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