Shares of Hargreaves Lansdown PLC (LON:HL) have earned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the thirteen ratings firms that are currently covering the company, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, seven have given a hold recommendation and three have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average twelve-month price objective among analysts that have covered the stock in the last year is GBX 1,383 ($18.25).

Several research analysts have recently issued reports on HL shares. Jefferies Group LLC raised their target price on shares of Hargreaves Lansdown PLC from GBX 1,380 ($18.21) to GBX 1,395 ($18.41) and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, July 11th. BNP Paribas reaffirmed an “underperform” rating and issued a GBX 1,200 ($15.84) target price on shares of Hargreaves Lansdown PLC in a research note on Tuesday, July 18th. Macquarie reaffirmed an “outperform” rating and issued a GBX 1,471 ($19.41) target price (up previously from GBX 1,462 ($19.29)) on shares of Hargreaves Lansdown PLC in a research note on Friday, August 25th. Barclays PLC reaffirmed an “overweight” rating on shares of Hargreaves Lansdown PLC in a research note on Thursday, October 12th. Finally, J P Morgan Chase & Co reaffirmed a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 1,470 ($19.40) target price on shares of Hargreaves Lansdown PLC in a research note on Monday, September 11th.

Shares of Hargreaves Lansdown PLC (LON HL) opened at 1554.00 on Friday. The company has a 50 day moving average of GBX 1,479.49 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 1,388.64. Hargreaves Lansdown PLC has a 12-month low of GBX 1,122.00 and a 12-month high of GBX 1,568.00. The company’s market capitalization is GBX 7.36 billion.

The firm also recently disclosed a dividend, which was paid on Friday, October 20th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 28th were issued a GBX 20.40 ($0.27) dividend. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, September 28th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.51%.

In other news, insider Christopher Hill sold 6,144 shares of Hargreaves Lansdown PLC stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, August 17th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 1,343 ($17.72), for a total value of £82,513.92 ($108,886.14).

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Hargreaves Lansdown PLC Company Profile

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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