William Hill plc Upgraded to Outperform by BNP Paribas (WMH)
William Hill plc (LON:WMH) was upgraded by investment analysts at BNP Paribas to an “outperform” rating in a note issued to investors on Thursday, American Banking and Market News reports. The firm currently has a GBX 420 ($7.04) price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of GBX 405 ($6.79). BNP Paribas’ price objective indicates a potential upside of 17.52% from the company’s current price.
A number of other firms have also recently commented on WMH. Analysts at Goldman Sachs upgraded shares of William Hill plc to a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday. Separately, analysts at Credit Suisse reiterated an “outperform” rating on shares of William Hill plc in a research note on Wednesday, February 5th. They now have a GBX 445 ($7.46) price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at Jefferies Group reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of William Hill plc in a research note on Wednesday, February 5th. They now have a GBX 500 ($8.38) price target on the stock. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating and seventeen have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. William Hill plc presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of GBX 449.90 ($7.54).
William Hill plc (LON:WMH) traded up 0.34% on Thursday, hitting GBX 357.40. The stock had a trading volume of 10,182,043 shares. William Hill plc has a 52 week low of GBX 320.90 and a 52 week high of GBX 842.41. The stock has a 50-day moving average of GBX 357.8 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 391.9. The company’s market cap is £2.990 billion.
William Hill PLC is a United Kingdom-based gambling company. The Company’s business is to provide its customers with a range of sports betting and gaming opportunities.
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