Halma plc (LON:HLMA)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating reaffirmed by equities research analysts at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) in a research note issued on Friday.

Several other brokerages also recently commented on HLMA. Barclays PLC reaffirmed an “overweight” rating on shares of Halma plc in a research report on Tuesday, March 21st. Liberum Capital reaffirmed a “sell” rating and issued a GBX 825 ($10.69) price objective on shares of Halma plc in a research report on Thursday, March 23rd. Numis Securities Ltd reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 1,200 ($15.54) price objective on shares of Halma plc in a research report on Thursday, March 23rd. J P Morgan Chase & Co upped their price objective on Halma plc from GBX 910 ($11.79) to GBX 925 ($11.98) and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research report on Friday, March 24th. Finally, BNP Paribas reaffirmed an “underperform” rating and issued a GBX 900 ($11.66) price objective on shares of Halma plc in a research report on Monday, March 27th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating to the company. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of GBX 1,088.64 ($14.10).

Shares of Halma plc (HLMA) opened at 1094.00 on Friday. The company’s market cap is GBX 4.14 billion. Halma plc has a 12-month low of GBX 879.50 and a 12-month high of GBX 1,182.00. The company has a 50-day moving average of GBX 1,127.38 and a 200 day moving average of GBX 1,014.50.

The company also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, August 16th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, July 13th will be given a dividend of GBX 8.38 ($0.11) per share. This is an increase from Halma plc’s previous dividend of $5.33. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 13th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.71%.

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Halma plc Company Profile

Halma plc is involved in the manufacture of a range of products that protect and improve the quality of life for people. The Company operates through four segments: Process Safety, Infrastructure Safety, Medical, and Environmental & Analysis. The Process Safety includes products, which protect assets and people at work, including specialized interlocks, instruments, and explosion protection and corrosion monitoring products.

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