William Hill (LON:WMH) had its price target lifted by analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. from GBX 260 ($3.53) to GBX 275 ($3.73) in a report issued on Friday. The firm currently has a “neutral” rating on the gambling company’s stock. JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s price target indicates a potential downside of 17.98% from the company’s previous close.

A number of other analysts also recently issued reports on the company. Barclays raised their target price on William Hill from GBX 315 ($4.27) to GBX 330 ($4.48) and gave the stock an “equal weight” rating in a research note on Wednesday. Canaccord Genuity raised William Hill to a “buy” rating and raised their price objective for the stock from GBX 285 ($3.86) to GBX 350 ($4.75) in a research report on Friday, January 5th. Morgan Stanley raised their price objective on William Hill from GBX 295 ($4.00) to GBX 305 ($4.14) and gave the stock an “equal weight” rating in a research report on Tuesday, November 28th. Peel Hunt reissued a “hold” rating and set a GBX 290 ($3.93) price objective on shares of William Hill in a research report on Sunday, November 26th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group reissued a “neutral” rating and set a GBX 240 ($3.25) price objective on shares of William Hill in a research report on Thursday, November 23rd. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have assigned a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. William Hill has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 294.50 ($3.99).

Shares of William Hill (WMH) traded up GBX 0.20 ($0.00) on Friday, hitting GBX 335.30 ($4.55). The company’s stock had a trading volume of 6,070,287 shares, compared to its average volume of 3,610,000. William Hill has a twelve month low of GBX 239.10 ($3.24) and a twelve month high of GBX 345 ($4.68). The firm has a market cap of $2,870.00 and a P/E ratio of 1,764.74.

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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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