William Hill plc (LON:WMH) has been given a consensus recommendation of “Hold” by the eighteen brokerages that are currently covering the firm, Marketbeat.com reports. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have given a hold rating and five have given 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 292.53 ($3.92).

WMH has been the subject of several recent analyst reports. Berenberg Bank restated a “sell” rating and set a GBX 250 ($3.35) price objective on shares of William Hill in a research report on Thursday, August 3rd. Canaccord Genuity reissued a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 290 ($3.88) price objective on shares of William Hill in a research note on Thursday, August 3rd. Numis Securities reissued a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 289 ($3.87) price objective on shares of William Hill in a research note on Friday, August 4th. Investec reissued a “hold” rating on shares of William Hill in a research note on Thursday, August 24th. Finally, Morgan Stanley reiterated an “equal weight” rating and issued a GBX 295 ($3.95) price target on shares of William Hill in a research note on Monday, October 2nd.

William Hill (LON:WMH) traded up GBX 1.60 ($0.02) during trading on Friday, reaching GBX 290.40 ($3.89). 3,024,632 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 3,590,000. William Hill has a 52-week low of GBX 239.10 ($3.20) and a 52-week high of GBX 312.80 ($4.19).

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About William Hill

William Hill PLC is a gambling company. The Company’s segments include Retail, Online, US, Australia and Other. The Retail segment consists of all activities undertaken in licensed betting offices (LBOs), including gaming machines. The Online segment consists of all online and telephone activity outside of Australia, including sports betting, casino, poker sites and other gaming products along with telephone betting services.

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