Huntsworth plc (LON:HNT) was upgraded by investment analysts at Peel Hunt to an “add” rating in a note issued to investors on Tuesday. The brokerage presently has a GBX 50 ($0.65) target price on the stock, up from their prior target price of GBX 45 ($0.59). Peel Hunt’s price target indicates a potential upside of 8.70% from the stock’s current price.

Separately, Numis Securities Ltd reissued a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 53 ($0.69) target price on shares of Huntsworth plc in a research report on Tuesday, July 26th.

Huntsworth plc (LON:HNT) opened at 46.00 on Tuesday. The company’s 50-day moving average is GBX 43.57 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 41.99. The stock’s market capitalization is GBX 151.12 billion. Huntsworth plc has a 12-month low of GBX 34.00 and a 12-month high of GBX 48.00.

The firm also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, November 4th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 29th will be issued a GBX 0.50 ($0.01) dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 1.27%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 29th.

In other Huntsworth plc news, insider Taaffe,Paul purchased 100,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, July 26th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 40 ($0.52) per share, with a total value of £40,000 ($52,212.50). Also, insider Jones,Neil purchased 45,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, September 9th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 42 ($0.55) per share, with a total value of £18,900 ($24,670.41).

Huntsworth plc Company Profile

Huntsworth plc is a United Kingdom-based public relations and integrated healthcare communications company. The Company operates through segments, including Citigate, Grayling, Huntsworth Health and Red. Citigate offers communications services, including global financial, investor relations, corporate, consumer and public policy communications consultancy with an integrated network across the United Kingdom, Europe, the United States and Asia.

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