Breaking: Barclays Capital Sticks With GBX 415.00 Target On William Hill PLC (LON:WMH) Shares, Sticks With Their Original Overweight Rating

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William Hill PLC (LON:WMH) Rating Reaffirmed

The brokerage has just set a target of GBX 415.00 on William Hill PLC (LON:WMH) shares. This is 12.19% from the last stock close. In analysts report sent to investors and clients on Thursday, 10 December, Barclays Capital reconfirmed their Overweight rating on shares of WMH.

From a total of 19 analysts covering William Hill PLC (LON:WMH) stock, 11 rate it a ”Buy”, 1 a “Sell”, and 8 a ”Hold”. This means that 55% of the ratings are positive. The highest target price is GBX 500 while the lowest target price is GBX 305. The mean of all analyst targets is GBX 403.42 with a 7.60% above today’s (GBX 369.9) stock price. William Hill PLC was the topic of 46 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to the firm StockzIntelligence Inc. Credit Suisse maintained shares on December 9 with “Neutral” rating. HSBC maintained shares with “Reduce” rating and GBX 305 target share price in a report from an October 26. Nomura maintained WMH stock in a recent report from November 9 with “Buy” rating. Panmure Gordon maintained the rating on October 26. Panmure Gordon has a “Hold” rating and a GBX 339 price target on shares. Finally, Barclays Capital upgraded the stock to “Overweight” rating in a report issued on a November 3.

The stock increased 0.93% or GBX 3.4 on December 9, striking GBX 369.9. Approximately 3.38M shares of stock traded hands or 17.77% up from the average. William Hill plc (LON:WMH) has declined 4.98% since May 13, 2015 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 4.19% the S&P500.

Breaking: Barclays Capital Sticks With GBX 415.00 Target On William Hill PLC (LON:WMH) Shares, Sticks With Their Original Overweight Rating

William Hill PLC is a gambling company. The company has a market cap of 3.26 billion GBP. The Firm provides betting and gaming services across multiple channels and countries. It has 18.47 P/E ratio. It operates through five divisions: Retail, which includes all activity undertaken in licensed betting office , including gaming machines; Online segment, comprises all activity undertaken online outside of Australia, including sports betting, casino, poker sites and other gaming products; Telephone segment, which comprises the Group’s telephone betting services outside of Australia; US segment, comprises all activity undertaken in the United States of America; Australia segment, , which includes online and telephone sports betting under the Centrebet, Sportingbet and tomwaterhouse.com brands in Australia, and Others activities include on-course betting and greyhound stadia operations.

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