Shares of Hammerson plc (LON:HMSO) have been assigned a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the twelve ratings firms that are presently covering the company, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have issued a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average twelve-month target price among analysts that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is GBX 598.18 ($8.05).

Several brokerages recently commented on HMSO. Deutsche Bank reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 650 ($8.75) price objective on shares of Hammerson in a research report on Monday, September 11th. Numis Securities reaffirmed a “reduce” rating and issued a GBX 518 ($6.97) price objective on shares of Hammerson in a research report on Wednesday, September 13th. Goldman Sachs Group reaffirmed a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 600 ($8.08) price objective on shares of Hammerson in a research report on Wednesday, September 27th. J P Morgan Chase & Co reaffirmed an “overweight” rating and issued a GBX 725 ($9.76) price objective on shares of Hammerson in a research report on Friday, November 10th. Finally, Peel Hunt reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 550 ($7.40) price objective on shares of Hammerson in a research report on Thursday, November 9th.

Hammerson (HMSO) opened at GBX 509 ($6.85) on Thursday. Hammerson has a 12-month low of GBX 493.50 ($6.64) and a 12-month high of GBX 614.50 ($8.27).

In other news, insider Timon Drakesmith acquired 114 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, October 9th. The shares were acquired at an average price of GBX 534 ($7.19) per share, with a total value of £608.76 ($819.33).

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About Hammerson

Hammerson plc is a real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company is an owner, manager and developer of retail destinations in Europe. The Company’s segments include United Kingdom, France and Ireland. The Company’s portfolio includes investments in approximately 20 prime shopping centers in the United Kingdom, France and Ireland, over 20 convenient retail parks in the United Kingdom and approximately 20 premium outlets across Europe.

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