Hargreaves Lansdown PLC (HL) Given Average Rating of “Hold” by Analysts
Shares of Hargreaves Lansdown PLC (LON:HL) have received a consensus rating of “Hold” from the thirteen analysts that are presently covering the firm, MarketBeat reports. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have given a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 12 month price objective among brokers that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 1,379.42 ($17.82).
Several analysts have issued reports on the stock. Liberum Capital reissued a “sell” rating and set a GBX 1,170 ($15.11) target price on shares of Hargreaves Lansdown PLC in a research note on Thursday, August 31st. Macquarie reissued an “outperform” rating and set a GBX 1,471 ($19.00) target price (up from GBX 1,462 ($18.88)) on shares of Hargreaves Lansdown PLC in a research note on Friday, August 25th. Shore Capital reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Hargreaves Lansdown PLC in a research note on Monday, August 21st. Numis Securities Ltd reissued an “add” rating and set a GBX 1,497 ($19.33) target price on shares of Hargreaves Lansdown PLC in a research note on Tuesday, August 15th. Finally, Peel Hunt reissued an “add” rating and set a GBX 1,495 ($19.31) target price on shares of Hargreaves Lansdown PLC in a research note on Tuesday, August 15th.
Shares of Hargreaves Lansdown PLC (LON HL) opened at 1391.00 on Friday. The firm’s market cap is GBX 6.59 billion. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 1,362.43 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 1,348.23. Hargreaves Lansdown PLC has a 12-month low of GBX 1,122.00 and a 12-month high of GBX 1,454.00.
The business also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, October 20th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 28th will be paid a GBX 20.40 ($0.26) dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 1.51%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 28th.
In other news, insider Christopher Hill sold 6,144 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, August 17th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 1,343 ($17.34), for a total value of £82,513.92 ($106,565.83).
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About Hargreaves Lansdown PLC
Hargreaves Lansdown plc offers a direct to investor investment service. The Company provides execution only, advisory services and third-party investments for individuals and corporates. Its segments are the Vantage division, the Discretionary/Managed division and the Third Party/Other Services division.
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