William Hill plc Rating Reiterated by BNP Paribas (WMH)
William Hill plc (LON:WMH)‘s stock had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by stock analysts at BNP Paribas in a report issued on Monday. They currently have a GBX 390 ($6.54) price objective on the stock. BNP Paribas’ price target indicates a potential upside of 16.77% from the company’s current price.
Shares of William Hill plc (LON:WMH) traded up 1.89% during mid-day trading on Monday, hitting GBX 340.30. The stock had a trading volume of 1,566,288 shares. William Hill plc has a 52 week low of GBX 314.515 and a 52 week high of GBX 449.40. The stock has a 50-day moving average of GBX 339.6 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 345.. The company’s market cap is £2.961 billion.
The company also recently announced a dividend, which is scheduled for Friday, December 5th. Investors 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 of this dividend is Thursday, October 23rd.
Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. Analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. raised their price target on shares of William Hill plc from GBX 340 ($5.70) to GBX 345 ($5.79) in a research note on Tuesday, August 5th. They now have an “underweight” rating on the stock. Separately, analysts at Nomura cut their price target on shares of William Hill plc from GBX 479 ($8.04) to GBX 448 ($7.52) in a research note on Tuesday, August 5th. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock. Finally, analysts at Oriel Securities Ltd reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of William Hill plc in a research note on Monday, August 4th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have assigned a hold rating and sixteen have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of GBX 417.26 ($7.00).
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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