Halma (LON:HLMA)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reissued by research analysts at Numis Securities in a research report issued on Tuesday. They presently have a GBX 1,350 ($18.17) target price on the stock. Numis Securities’ target price points to a potential upside of 6.55% from the company’s current price.

A number of other brokerages have also recently issued reports on HLMA. J P Morgan Chase & Co increased their price objective on shares of Halma from GBX 1,055 ($14.20) to GBX 1,060 ($14.27) and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research note on Tuesday, November 28th. Deutsche Bank increased their price objective on shares of Halma from GBX 1,250 ($16.82) to GBX 1,490 ($20.05) and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday. Liberum Capital restated a “sell” rating and issued a GBX 910 ($12.25) price objective on shares of Halma in a research note on Monday, November 20th. Shore Capital began coverage on shares of Halma in a research report on Thursday, August 31st. They set a “hold” rating for the company. Finally, reiterated a “hold” rating and set a GBX 1,200 ($16.15) target price on shares of Halma in a research report on Friday, September 29th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 1,152.50 ($15.51).

Halma (LON:HLMA) opened at GBX 1,271 ($17.11) on Tuesday. Halma has a 52 week low of GBX 879.50 ($11.84) and a 52 week high of GBX 1,341 ($18.05).

In other news, insider Tony Rice bought 9,274 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, September 27th. The stock was acquired at an average price of GBX 1,073 ($14.44) per share, for a total transaction of £99,510.02 ($133,930.04).

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About Halma

Halma plc is involved in the manufacture of a range of products that protect and improve the quality of life for people. The Company operates through four segments: Process Safety, Infrastructure Safety, Medical, and Environmental & Analysis. The Process Safety includes products, which protect assets and people at work, including specialized interlocks, instruments, and explosion protection and corrosion monitoring products.

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