William Hill plc (LON:WMH) had its price target hoisted by equities research analysts at Liberum Capital from GBX 319 ($3.95) to GBX 323 ($4.00) in a report issued on Sunday. The brokerage currently has a “hold” rating on the gambling company’s stock. Liberum Capital’s price target would indicate a potential upside of 3.06% from the stock’s current price.

Several other equities research analysts have also weighed in on the company. Numis Securities Ltd restated a “hold” rating and set a GBX 310 ($3.84) price target on shares of William Hill plc in a research report on Tuesday, October 11th. Barclays PLC restated an “overweight” rating on shares of William Hill plc in a research report on Tuesday, October 11th. Peel Hunt restated an “under review” rating on shares of William Hill plc in a research report on Monday, October 10th. Deutsche Bank AG restated a “buy” rating on shares of William Hill plc in a research report on Wednesday, October 5th. Finally, HSBC dropped their price target on William Hill plc from GBX 305 ($3.77) to GBX 295 ($3.65) and set a “reduce” rating on the stock in a research report on Monday, September 12th. Six investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have assigned a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 352.21 ($4.36).

Analyst Recommendations for William Hill plc (LON:WMH)

Shares of William Hill plc (LON:WMH) opened at 313.40 on Friday. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 308.35 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 306.36. The stock’s market capitalization is GBX 2.75 billion. William Hill plc has a 12 month low of GBX 235.50 and a 12 month high of GBX 415.70.

The firm also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 2nd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, October 20th will be paid a GBX 4.10 ($0.05) dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 1.29%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 20th.

About William Hill plc

William Hill PLC is a United Kingdom-based gambling company. The Company provides land-based and mobile sports betting services. The Company’s segments include Retail, Online, Telephone, US, Australia and Other. The Retail segment consists of all activity undertaken in licensed betting offices (LBOs), including gaming machines.

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