Whitbread (LON:WTB) Hits New 12-Month Low at $3,031.00

Whitbread plc (LON:WTBGet Free Report) reached a new 52-week low on Friday . The company traded as low as GBX 3,031 ($37.73) and last traded at GBX 3,039 ($37.83), with a volume of 520005 shares. The stock had previously closed at GBX 3,085 ($38.40).

Wall Street Analyst Weigh In

Separately, Shore Capital reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Whitbread in a research note on Tuesday, March 5th. Eight investment analysts have rated the stock with a buy rating, Based on data from MarketBeat, Whitbread presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of GBX 4,154 ($51.71).

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Whitbread Trading Down 0.8 %

The company has a quick ratio of 1.74, a current ratio of 1.42 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 125.83. The company has a market cap of £5.64 billion, a P/E ratio of 1,810.06, a PEG ratio of -3.09 and a beta of 1.08. The firm’s 50 day moving average is GBX 3,296.89 and its two-hundred day moving average is GBX 3,379.51.

Insider Buying and Selling

In other news, insider Shelley Roberts bought 417 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, February 1st. The shares were acquired at an average price of GBX 3,575 ($44.50) per share, for a total transaction of £14,907.75 ($18,558.14). 3.97% of the stock is currently owned by insiders.

Whitbread Company Profile

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Whitbread plc operates hotels and restaurants in the United Kingdom, Germany, and internationally. It operates hotels with rooms in the United Kingdom; Middle East; and Germany under the Premier Inn, ZIP by Premier Inn, and hub by Premier Inn brands. The company operates restaurants under the Brewers Fayre, Beefeater, Cookhouse & Pub, Bar+Block Steakhouse, Thyme, and Table Table brands in the United Kingdom.

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