Hilton Food Group plc (LON:HFG) has received an average recommendation of “Buy” from the six brokerages that are currently covering the stock, MarketBeat.com reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a hold recommendation and five have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average twelve-month price objective among analysts that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is GBX 809 ($10.88).

Several equities analysts have issued reports on HFG shares. Peel Hunt reiterated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 825 ($11.09) target price on shares of Hilton Food Group plc in a research report on Thursday, July 20th. Numis Securities Ltd reiterated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 830 ($11.16) target price (up previously from GBX 804 ($10.81)) on shares of Hilton Food Group plc in a research report on Thursday, August 24th. Shore Capital reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Hilton Food Group plc in a research report on Tuesday, September 12th. Finally, Investec boosted their target price on Hilton Food Group plc from GBX 812 ($10.92) to GBX 815 ($10.96) and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, September 13th.

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Hilton Food Group plc (LON:HFG) traded down 2.42% during trading on Friday, hitting GBX 726.00. The stock had a trading volume of 11,958 shares. The company’s 50 day moving average is GBX 751.28 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 723.95. Hilton Food Group plc has a 12 month low of GBX 550.00 and a 12 month high of GBX 807.50. The company’s market cap is GBX 537.16 million.

The company also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 1st. Investors of record on Thursday, November 2nd will be issued a GBX 5 ($0.07) dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 0.67%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 2nd.

Hilton Food Group plc Company Profile

Hilton Food Group plc is a United Kingdom-based retail meat packing company. The Company operates through three segments: Western Europe, Central Europe, and Central costs and other. The Western Europe segment covers its businesses in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Holland, Sweden and Denmark. In Central Europe, its meat packing business, based at Tychy in Poland, supplies customers across Central Europe, from Hungary to the Baltics.

Analyst Recommendations for Hilton Food Group plc (LON:HFG)

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