Hilton Food Group plc (LON:HFG) has been assigned a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the six brokerages that are covering the company, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Six investment analysts have rated the stock with a buy recommendation. The average 1 year target price among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 777.40 ($10.12).

HFG has been the topic of a number of analyst reports. Peel Hunt reiterated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 825 ($10.74) price objective on shares of Hilton Food Group plc in a research report on Wednesday, August 2nd. Shore Capital reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Hilton Food Group plc in a research report on Wednesday, May 24th.

In other news, insider Robert Watson sold 43,551 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, June 5th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 778 ($10.13), for a total value of £338,826.78 ($441,238.16).

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Shares of Hilton Food Group plc (HFG) traded up 0.53% during trading on Friday, hitting GBX 763.00. 1,389 shares of the stock were exchanged. The firm has a 50 day moving average of GBX 723.61 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 703.39. Hilton Food Group plc has a 52-week low of GBX 550.00 and a 52-week high of GBX 807.50. The stock’s market cap is GBX 561.20 million.

About Hilton Food Group plc

Hilton Food Group plc is a United Kingdom-based retail meat packing company. The Company operates through three segments: Western Europe, Central Europe, and Central costs and other. The Western Europe segment covers its businesses in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Holland, Sweden and Denmark. In Central Europe, its meat packing business, based at Tychy in Poland, supplies customers across Central Europe, from Hungary to the Baltics.

Analyst Recommendations for Hilton Food Group plc (LON:HFG)

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