Just Energy (TSE:JE) (NYSE:JE) Director H. Clark Hollands bought 5,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, June 5th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of C$4.86 per share, for a total transaction of C$24,300.00.
Shares of Just Energy opened at C$4.87 on Thursday, MarketBeat reports. Just Energy has a one year low of C$4.56 and a one year high of C$7.45.
Just Energy (TSE:JE) (NYSE:JE) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May 16th. The company reported C$0.20 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of C$0.17 by C$0.03. The company had revenue of C$1.01 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of C$1.07 billion.
The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, June 29th. Stockholders of record on Friday, June 15th will be issued a $0.125 dividend. This represents a $0.50 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 10.27%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 14th.
A number of analysts recently weighed in on JE shares. National Bank Financial decreased their target price on shares of Just Energy from C$6.25 to C$5.50 and set an “outperform” rating on the stock in a report on Friday, May 18th. Canaccord Genuity lowered shares of Just Energy from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and decreased their target price for the stock from C$6.25 to C$5.25 in a report on Thursday, May 17th. TD Securities decreased their target price on shares of Just Energy from C$6.50 to C$5.00 and set a “hold” rating on the stock in a report on Friday, May 18th. Royal Bank of Canada decreased their target price on shares of Just Energy from C$7.00 to C$6.00 and set an “outperform” rating on the stock in a report on Tuesday, May 22nd. Finally, CIBC decreased their target price on shares of Just Energy from C$6.50 to C$6.00 in a report on Friday, May 18th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of C$5.55.
Just Energy Company Profile
Just Energy Group Inc, through its subsidiaries, provides electricity, natural gas, and renewable energy solutions in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Germany, and Japan. It operates through Consumer Energy and Commercial Energy segments. The company offers various home and business energy solutions, including long-term fixed-price, variable-price, and flat-bill solutions to residential and commercial customers.
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