U and I Group (LON:UAI) Trading Up 1.6%

U and I Group PLC (LON:UAI)’s stock price was up 1.6% on Wednesday . The company traded as high as GBX 92 ($1.20) and last traded at GBX 91.60 ($1.20). Approximately 121,710 shares changed hands during trading, a decline of 45% from the average daily volume of 221,505 shares. The stock had previously closed at GBX 90.20 ($1.18).

A number of analysts recently weighed in on UAI shares. Peel Hunt restated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 135 ($1.76) target price on shares of U and I Group in a report on Thursday, June 24th. Liberum Capital restated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 100 ($1.31) target price on shares of U and I Group in a report on Thursday, June 24th. Finally, Peel Hunt restated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 135 ($1.76) target price on shares of U and I Group in a report on Thursday, June 24th.

The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 86.36, a quick ratio of 1.05 and a current ratio of 3.50. The stock has a market cap of £114.90 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of -1.30. The company’s 50-day moving average is GBX 94.

In other news, insider Jamie Christmas purchased 20,860 shares of U and I Group stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, June 9th. The stock was acquired at an average price of GBX 95 ($1.24) per share, for a total transaction of £19,817 ($25,891.04). Also, insider Richard Upton purchased 94,639 shares of U and I Group stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, June 1st. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 96 ($1.25) per share, with a total value of £90,853.44 ($118,700.60). In the last 90 days, insiders purchased 118,664 shares of company stock valued at $11,367,719.

About U and I Group (LON:UAI)

U and I Group PLC, an investment holding company, invests, develops, and trades in real estate properties in the United Kingdom. The company operates through two divisions, Investment, and Development and Trading. Its property portfolio includes mixed-use regeneration projects, office buildings, residential and retail units, shopping centers, and commercial spaces.

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