Peel Hunt Reaffirms “Under Review” Rating for William Hill plc (WMH)
William Hill plc (LON:WMH)‘s stock had its “under review” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Peel Hunt in a research note issued to investors on Monday.
Several other analysts also recently issued reports on WMH. Goodbody restated a “hold” rating on shares of William Hill plc in a report on Monday, June 20th. Canaccord Genuity cut their price objective on William Hill plc from GBX 340 ($4.44) to GBX 301 ($3.93) and set a “hold” rating on the stock in a report on Friday, July 15th. Liberum Capital restated a “hold” rating and set a GBX 319 ($4.16) price objective on shares of William Hill plc in a report on Thursday, July 21st. Berenberg Bank started coverage on William Hill plc in a report on Friday, July 22nd. They set a “sell” rating and a GBX 240 ($3.13) price objective on the stock. Finally, Barclays PLC restated an “overweight” rating and set a GBX 330 ($4.31) price objective on shares of William Hill plc in a report on Friday, July 22nd. Six equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have assigned a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating to the company. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of GBX 352 ($4.59).
Shares of William Hill plc (LON:WMH) opened at 298.90 on Monday. The stock’s 50 day moving average is GBX 310.64 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 307.69. William Hill plc has a 1-year low of GBX 235.50 and a 1-year high of GBX 415.70. The stock’s market cap is GBX 2.62 billion.
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The company also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 2nd. Investors of record on Thursday, October 20th will be paid a GBX 4.10 ($0.05) dividend. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 20th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.29%.
About William Hill plc
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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