William Hill plc’s (WMH) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at Numis Securities Ltd
William Hill plc (LON:WMH)‘s stock had its “hold” rating restated by equities researchers at Numis Securities Ltd in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. They currently have a GBX 310 ($4.05) price objective on the gambling company’s stock. Numis Securities Ltd’s price target points to a potential upside of 5.23% from the stock’s current price.
WMH has been the subject of several other reports. Canaccord Genuity boosted their price objective on William Hill plc from GBX 301 ($3.93) to GBX 315 ($4.11) and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, August 5th. Deutsche Bank AG restated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 420 ($5.48) price target on shares of William Hill plc in a research report on Monday, August 8th. Goodbody restated a “hold” rating on shares of William Hill plc in a research report on Monday, June 20th. Davy Research restated a “neutral” rating on shares of William Hill plc in a research report on Friday, August 5th. Finally, Peel Hunt restated an “under review” rating on shares of William Hill plc in a research report on Thursday, July 21st. Six investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have issued a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 352 ($4.59).
Shares of William Hill plc (LON:WMH) traded down 4.26% during midday trading on Wednesday, reaching GBX 294.60. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 6,073,482 shares. The stock’s 50-day moving average is GBX 310.64 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 307.69. The company’s market capitalization is GBX 2.58 billion. William Hill plc has a one year low of GBX 235.50 and a one year high of GBX 415.70.
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The firm also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 2nd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, October 20th will be paid a GBX 4.10 ($0.05) dividend. This represents a yield of 1.29%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 20th.
William Hill plc Company Profile
William Hill PLC is a United Kingdom-based gambling company. The Company provides land-based and mobile sports betting services. The Company’s segments include Retail, Online, Telephone, US, Australia and Other. The Retail segment consists of all activity undertaken in licensed betting offices (LBOs), including gaming machines.
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