Hochschild Mining (LON:HOC) had its price objective hoisted by JPMorgan Chase & Co. from GBX 175 ($2.29) to GBX 205 ($2.68) in a research report sent to investors on Thursday morning, Digital Look reports. They currently have a neutral rating on the stock.

Several other research firms also recently weighed in on HOC. Berenberg Bank reissued a sell rating and issued a GBX 190 ($2.48) target price on shares of Hochschild Mining in a report on Wednesday, August 14th. UBS Group raised Hochschild Mining to a buy rating and boosted their target price for the company from GBX 230 ($3.01) to GBX 250 ($3.27) in a report on Friday, September 6th. Barclays boosted their target price on Hochschild Mining from GBX 185 ($2.42) to GBX 195 ($2.55) and gave the company an equal weight rating in a report on Thursday, July 4th. Peel Hunt started coverage on Hochschild Mining in a report on Friday, August 23rd. They issued a buy rating and a GBX 260 ($3.40) target price for the company. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada reissued an outperform rating on shares of Hochschild Mining in a report on Monday, August 5th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating to the stock. Hochschild Mining presently has an average rating of Hold and a consensus target price of GBX 220 ($2.87).

Shares of Hochschild Mining stock traded down GBX 4.80 ($0.06) on Thursday, hitting GBX 204.40 ($2.67). The stock had a trading volume of 1,260,148 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,380,000. Hochschild Mining has a 52-week low of GBX 146.65 ($1.92) and a 52-week high of GBX 232.20 ($3.03). The company has a current ratio of 0.91, a quick ratio of 0.74 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 20.24. The stock has a market cap of $1.07 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 78.62. The company’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 212.24 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 193.27.

The business also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, September 19th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 29th will be given a $0.02 dividend. This represents a yield of 0.77%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 29th. This is a boost from Hochschild Mining’s previous dividend of $0.02. Hochschild Mining’s payout ratio is 1.15%.

About Hochschild Mining

Hochschild Mining plc, a precious metals company, explores for, mines, processes, and sells silver and gold in the Americas. The company also offers doré and concentrates. It holds a 100% interests in the Inmaculada gold/silver underground operation and Pallancata silver/gold property, which are located in the Department of Ayacucho in southern Peru; and Arcata, an underground operation located in the Department of Arequipa in southern Peru, as well as a 51% interest in the San Jose silver/gold mine is located in Argentina.

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