William Hill (LON:WMH) “Overweight” Rating Reconfirmed Today By Barclays; The Price Objective Provided Is GBX 415

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William Hill (LON:WMH) Rating Reaffirmed

In an analyst research report sent to clients and investors this morning, Barclays reiterated their “Overweight” rating on William Hill (LON:WMH) shares. The target PPS may suggest a possible upside of 13.08% from firm’s last close price.

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 8.57% above today’s (GBX 366.6) stock price. William Hill PLC was the topic of 47 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to the firm StockzIntelligence Inc. Barclays Capital maintained shares on December 10 with “Overweight” rating. HSBC maintained shares with “Reduce” rating and GBX 305 target share price in a report from an October 26. AlphaValue maintained WMH stock in a recent report from December 3 with “Reduce” rating. Panmure Gordon maintained the rating on October 26. Panmure Gordon has a “Hold” rating and a GBX 339 price target on shares. Finally, Investec upgraded the stock to “Add” rating in a report issued on a November 4.

Approximately 2.66M shares of stock traded hands. William Hill plc (LON:WMH) has declined 4.98% since May 13, 2015 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 3.05% the S&P500.

William Hill (LON:WMH)

William Hill PLC is a gambling company. The company has a market cap of 3.21 billion GBP. The Firm provides betting and gaming services across multiple channels and countries. It has 18.31 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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