J D Wetherspoon plc (LON: JDW) recently received a number of ratings updates from brokerages and research firms:
J D Wetherspoon plc (LON:JDW) traded up 0.05% during midday trading on Tuesday, hitting GBX 950.00. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 141,455 shares. The company’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 884.09 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 873.96. J D Wetherspoon plc has a 12 month low of GBX 655.50 and a 12 month high of GBX 993.50. The firm’s market cap is GBX 1.06 billion.
In other news, insider John Hutson purchased 4,827 shares of J D Wetherspoon plc stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, December 21st. The stock was bought at an average price of GBX 917 ($11.42) per share, with a total value of £44,263.59 ($55,136.51). Also, insider Nigel Connor sold 2,645 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, November 25th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 823 ($10.25), for a total transaction of £21,768.35 ($27,115.53). Insiders have purchased 4,875 shares of company stock valued at $4,468,224 in the last three months.
J D Wetherspoon plc owns and operates pubs throughout the United Kingdom and Ireland. The Company aims to provide customers with food and drinks. The Company operates a trading estate of approximately 926 pubs. The Company operates over 40 hotels and approximately 900 rooms. The Company’s hotels include George Hotel, the Shrewsbury Hotel and the Unicorn, Ripon.