Halma plc (LON:HLMA) was upgraded by stock analysts at Shore Capital to a “buy” rating in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday.

Other equities research analysts also recently issued research reports about the company. Deutsche Bank AG reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 1,250 ($16.44) price objective on shares of Halma plc in a report on Thursday, November 2nd. Jefferies Group LLC boosted their price objective on Halma plc from GBX 1,185 ($15.59) to GBX 1,265 ($16.64) and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Tuesday, August 8th. Barclays PLC downgraded Halma plc to an “equal weight” rating and boosted their price objective for the company from GBX 1,150 ($15.13) to GBX 1,160 ($15.26) in a report on Thursday, August 17th. reiterated a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 1,200 ($15.78) price objective on shares of Halma plc in a report on Friday, September 29th. Finally, J P Morgan Chase & Co reiterated a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 1,055 ($13.88) price objective on shares of Halma plc in a report on Thursday, November 2nd. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the company. The company presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of GBX 1,113 ($14.64).

Halma plc (HLMA) opened at GBX 1,317 ($17.32) on Tuesday. Halma plc has a 52-week low of GBX 879.50 ($11.57) and a 52-week high of GBX 1,293 ($17.01).

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In related news, insider Tony Rice bought 9,274 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, September 27th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of GBX 1,073 ($14.11) per share, with a total value of £99,510.02 ($130,882.57).

About Halma plc

Halma plc is involved in the manufacture of a range of products that protect and improve the quality of life for people. The Company operates through four segments: Process Safety, Infrastructure Safety, Medical, and Environmental & Analysis. The Process Safety includes products, which protect assets and people at work, including specialized interlocks, instruments, and explosion protection and corrosion monitoring products.

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