Halma plc (LON:HLMA) announced a dividend on Tuesday, November 21st, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Shareholders of record on Thursday, December 28th will be given a dividend of GBX 5.71 ($0.08) per share on Wednesday, February 7th. This represents a yield of 0.44%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 28th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.

Shares of Halma (LON:HLMA) opened at GBX 1,260 ($16.85) on Wednesday. The company has a market capitalization of $4,780.00 and a price-to-earnings ratio of 3,405.41. Halma has a 1-year low of GBX 879.50 ($11.76) and a 1-year high of GBX 1,341 ($17.93).

Several equities research analysts have recently issued reports on HLMA shares. Shore Capital raised Halma to a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday, November 21st. Deutsche Bank reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 1,250 ($16.71) price objective on shares of Halma in a research note on Thursday, October 12th. Barclays reaffirmed an “equal weight” rating and issued a GBX 1,220 ($16.31) price objective on shares of Halma in a research note on Monday, December 18th. reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 1,200 ($16.04) price objective on shares of Halma in a research note on Friday, September 29th. Finally, Numis Securities downgraded Halma to a “hold” rating and set a GBX 1,350 ($18.05) price target on the stock. in a report on Wednesday, November 22nd. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. Halma has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of GBX 1,158.50 ($15.49).

In other Halma news, insider Jo Harlow purchased 2,000 shares of Halma stock in a transaction dated Friday, December 1st. The shares were purchased at an average cost of GBX 1,280 ($17.11) per share, for a total transaction of £25,600 ($34,229.18).

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Halma Company Profile

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.

Dividend History for Halma (LON:HLMA)

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