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William Hill plc (LON:WMH)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by stock analysts at Numis Securities Ltd in a report issued on Friday. They currently have a GBX 500 ($8.49) price target on the stock. Numis Securities Ltd’s target price indicates a potential upside of 45.77% from the stock’s previous close.

Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. Analysts at Goodbody Stockbrokers Ltd reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of William Hill plc in a research note on Tuesday. They now have a GBX 400 ($6.79) price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at Deutsche Bank cut their price target on shares of William Hill plc from GBX 435 ($7.39) to GBX 415 ($7.05) in a research note on Tuesday. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock. Finally, analysts at Nomura reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of William Hill plc in a research note on Monday, July 28th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and sixteen have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of GBX 415.28 ($7.05).

Shares of William Hill plc (LON:WMH) traded down 2.72% on Friday, hitting GBX 343.00. 7,979,188 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. William Hill plc has a one year low of GBX 314.515 and a one year high of GBX 472.90. The stock has a 50-day moving average of GBX 340.3 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 347.2. The company’s market cap is £2.972 billion.

The company also recently announced a dividend, which is scheduled for Friday, December 5th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, October 23rd will be paid a dividend of GBX 4 ($0.07) per share. This represents a dividend yield of 1.17%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 23rd.

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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