JD Sports Fashion Plc (LON:JD) Receives Consensus Rating of “Moderate Buy” from Analysts

Shares of JD Sports Fashion Plc (LON:JDGet Free Report) have been given a consensus recommendation of “Moderate Buy” by the eight research firms that are presently covering the company, MarketBeat reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, one has issued a hold recommendation and six have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 1 year price objective among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 447 ($5.60).

JD has been the subject of several research reports. Shore Capital reissued a “buy” rating on shares of JD Sports Fashion in a report on Wednesday, January 31st. Citigroup began coverage on JD Sports Fashion in a research note on Monday, November 6th. They set a “buy” rating for the company.

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JD Sports Fashion Price Performance

Shares of LON:JD opened at GBX 110.75 ($1.39) on Wednesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 95.32, a quick ratio of 0.71 and a current ratio of 1.36. The firm has a market cap of £5.74 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 2,676.25, a P/E/G ratio of 1.06 and a beta of 1.64. The firm has a fifty day moving average price of GBX 142.41 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 141.69. JD Sports Fashion has a fifty-two week low of GBX 105.85 ($1.33) and a fifty-two week high of GBX 213.12 ($2.67).

Insider Buying and Selling at JD Sports Fashion

In related news, insider Andy Higginson bought 45,487 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, January 18th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 109 ($1.37) per share, for a total transaction of £49,580.83 ($62,154.73). 51.91% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.

About JD Sports Fashion

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JD Sports Fashion plc engages in the retail of branded sports fashion and outdoor clothing, footwear, accessories, and equipment for kids, women, and men. It operates through Sports Fashion and Outdoor segments. The company also retails leisure goods, sports goods, fishing gear, camping goods, boats, and bicycles, as well as distributes sports apparel and accessories, footwear, and apparel.

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