William Hill plc (WMH) Earns “Hold” Rating from Liberum Capital
William Hill plc (LON:WMH)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reiterated by analysts at Liberum Capital in a note issued to investors on Monday. They currently have a GBX 319 ($4.16) target price on the gambling company’s stock. Liberum Capital’s price objective points to a potential upside of 8.28% from the company’s current price.
Several other research analysts have also recently issued reports on the stock. Peel Hunt restated an “under review” rating on shares of William Hill plc in a report on Monday. HSBC cut their target price on shares of William Hill plc from GBX 305 ($3.98) to GBX 295 ($3.85) and set a “reduce” rating on the stock in a report on Monday, September 12th. Goodbody restated a “hold” rating on shares of William Hill plc in a report on Monday, June 20th. Canaccord Genuity raised their target price on shares of William Hill plc from GBX 301 ($3.93) to GBX 315 ($4.11) and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, August 5th. Finally, Investec restated a “reduce” rating and issued a GBX 286 ($3.73) target price on shares of William Hill plc in a report on Friday, July 22nd. Six analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have issued a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 352 ($4.59).
Shares of William Hill plc (LON:WMH) opened at 300.80 on Monday. William Hill plc has a 52 week low of GBX 235.50 and a 52 week high of GBX 415.70. The company’s market cap is GBX 2.64 billion. The firm’s 50-day moving average is GBX 310.64 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 307.69.
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The firm also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 2nd. Investors of record on Thursday, October 20th will be issued a GBX 4.10 ($0.05) dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 20th. This represents a yield of 1.29%.
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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