Hammerson plc (LON:HMSO) has been given an average recommendation of “Hold” by the fourteen analysts that are currently covering the firm, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company. The average 1-year price objective among analysts that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is GBX 597.42 ($7.74).

Several research analysts have issued reports on the stock. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) restated a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 607 ($7.86) price target on shares of Hammerson plc in a research report on Thursday, June 15th. Jefferies Group LLC restated an “underperform” rating and issued a GBX 473 ($6.13) price target on shares of Hammerson plc in a research report on Wednesday, April 26th. HSBC Holdings plc lifted their price target on shares of Hammerson plc from GBX 658 ($8.52) to GBX 668 ($8.65) and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, April 25th. Barclays PLC restated an “equal weight” rating and issued a GBX 590 ($7.64) price target on shares of Hammerson plc in a research report on Tuesday, June 13th. Finally, Liberum Capital reiterated a “hold” rating and set a GBX 600 ($7.77) price objective on shares of Hammerson plc in a research report on Tuesday, June 27th.

In other Hammerson plc news, insider Timon Drakesmith sold 101,005 shares of the stock in a transaction on Friday, May 19th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 578 ($7.49), for a total value of £583,808.90 ($756,229.15). Also, insider Jean-Philippe Mouton sold 11,894 shares of the stock in a transaction on Wednesday, May 17th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 584 ($7.56), for a total transaction of £69,460.96 ($89,975.34). Insiders have sold 172,690 shares of company stock worth $99,945,975 over the last quarter.

Shares of Hammerson plc (HMSO) traded up 0.70% during midday trading on Monday, hitting GBX 575.00. The stock had a trading volume of 836,832 shares. Hammerson plc has a 12-month low of GBX 488.50 and a 12-month high of GBX 614.50. The stock’s market cap is GBX 4.56 billion. The stock has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 586.80 and a 200-day moving average price of GBX 575.92.

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Hammerson plc Company Profile

Hammerson plc is a real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company is an owner, manager and developer of retail destinations in Europe. The Company’s segments include United Kingdom, France and Ireland. The Company’s portfolio includes investments in approximately 20 prime shopping centers in the United Kingdom, France and Ireland, over 20 convenient retail parks in the United Kingdom and approximately 20 premium outlets across Europe.

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