Hays plc (LON:HAS) insider Alistair R. Cox sold 1,100,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, November 30th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 157 ($2.05), for a total transaction of £1,727,000 ($2,256,631.39).
HAS stock opened at GBX 152.70 ($2.00) on Thursday. Hays plc has a one year low of GBX 155 ($2.03) and a one year high of GBX 206.20 ($2.69).
HAS has been the topic of a number of research reports. UBS Group reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Hays in a research note on Thursday, October 11th. Liberum Capital reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Hays in a research report on Thursday, October 11th. Kepler Capital Markets reduced their price target on shares of Hays from GBX 205 ($2.68) to GBX 170 ($2.22) and set a “hold” rating on the stock in a research report on Monday, October 15th. Citigroup reaffirmed a “neutral” rating and set a GBX 180 ($2.35) price target on shares of Hays in a research report on Wednesday, October 31st. Finally, Credit Suisse Group reduced their price target on shares of Hays from GBX 210 ($2.74) to GBX 170 ($2.22) and set a “neutral” rating on the stock in a research report on Tuesday, October 16th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have assigned a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 186.01 ($2.43).
Hays Company Profile
Hays plc operates as a recruitment company in Australia, New Zealand, Germany, the United Kingdom, Ireland, and internationally. The company offers permanent, temporary, and contractor recruitment services, such as qualified, professional, and skilled recruitment to public and private sector. It specializes in offering recruitment services in the areas of accountancy and finance, construction and property, information technology, life sciences, sales and marketing, banking and capital markets, contact centers, education, engineering and manufacturing, executive, financial services, health and social care, human resources, legal, office professionals, energy, oil and gas, purchasing, retail, resources and mining, and telecoms.
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