William Hill’s (LON:WMH) Hold Rating Reiterated at Shore Capital

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William Hill (LON:WMH)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reissued by research analysts at Shore Capital in a note issued to investors on Tuesday, September 25th.

Other research analysts also recently issued research reports about the company. Credit Suisse Group lowered their price target on William Hill from GBX 340 ($4.44) to GBX 330 ($4.31) and set an “outperform” rating on the stock in a report on Friday, September 7th. Peel Hunt reiterated an “add” rating on shares of William Hill in a report on Monday, August 13th. Berenberg Bank lifted their price target on William Hill from GBX 290 ($3.79) to GBX 310 ($4.05) and gave the company a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, June 5th. Barclays reiterated an “overweight” rating on shares of William Hill in a report on Thursday, September 6th. Finally, Canaccord Genuity restated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 315 ($4.12) target price on shares of William Hill in a research note on Wednesday, September 5th. Eight investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 318.13 ($4.16).

Shares of WMH stock traded down GBX 1.80 ($0.02) on Tuesday, reaching GBX 231.50 ($3.02). 4,937,651 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 5,380,000. William Hill has a 12-month low of GBX 239.10 ($3.12) and a 12-month high of GBX 345 ($4.51).

William Hill (LON:WMH) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday, August 3rd. The gambling company reported GBX 9.10 ($0.12) earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of GBX 13.50 ($0.18) by GBX (4.40) (($0.06)). William Hill had a net margin of 9.73% and a return on equity of 13.25%.

In other news, insider Ruth Prior bought 38,998 shares of the stock in a transaction on Wednesday, September 5th. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 258 ($3.37) per share, for a total transaction of £100,614.84 ($131,471.11).

About William Hill

William Hill PLC provides sports betting and gaming services in the United Kingdom, Australia, the United States, Italy, Spain, and internationally. It operates through Retail, Online, US, Australia, and Other segments. The company operates licensed betting offices that offer various betting and gaming services, including horseracing, greyhound racing, football betting, virtual racing, numbers betting, and other services.

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