Hochschild Mining Plc (LON:HOC) has been given a consensus recommendation of “Hold” by the seven brokerages that are presently covering the company, MarketBeat reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, three have assigned a hold recommendation and two have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12 month target price among brokers that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 273.33 ($3.53).

Several research analysts recently weighed in on the company. J P Morgan Chase & Co dropped their target price on Hochschild Mining Plc from GBX 250 ($3.23) to GBX 240 ($3.10) and set an “underweight” rating on the stock in a research note on Tuesday, September 5th. Numis Securities Ltd restated a “hold” rating and set a GBX 260 ($3.36) target price on shares of Hochschild Mining Plc in a research note on Tuesday, August 22nd. Barclays PLC restated an “equal weight” rating and set a GBX 285 ($3.68) target price on shares of Hochschild Mining Plc in a research note on Friday, July 14th. Finally, Royal Bank Of Canada restated an “outperform” rating and set a GBX 290 ($3.75) target price on shares of Hochschild Mining Plc in a research note on Wednesday, July 12th.

Shares of Hochschild Mining Plc (LON HOC) traded down 1.45% on Tuesday, hitting GBX 271.60. The stock had a trading volume of 707,915 shares. Hochschild Mining Plc has a 12 month low of GBX 186.60 and a 12 month high of GBX 337.60. The company’s market cap is GBX 1.38 billion. The company’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 292.61 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 276.68.

The company also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, September 21st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 31st will be given a dividend of $0.01 per share. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 31st. This represents a yield of 0.41%.

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About Hochschild Mining Plc

Hochschild Mining plc is engaged in mining, processing and sale of silver and gold. It has approximately three operating mines (Arcata, Pallancata and Inmaculada) located in southern Peru and approximately one operating mine (San Jose) located in Argentina. Its segments include Arcata, Pallancata, San Jose, Inmaculada, Exploration and Other.

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