Halma plc (LON:HLMA) has been given an average rating of “Hold” by the ten analysts that are covering the company. Eight equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and two have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average twelve-month price target among analysts that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is GBX 944.50 ($11.51).
HLMA has been the subject of a number of recent research reports. Credit Suisse Group AG reissued an “outperform” rating and issued a GBX 1,040 ($12.68) target price on shares of Halma plc in a research report on Friday, September 30th. HSBC downgraded Halma plc to a “hold” rating and raised their target price for the stock from GBX 975 ($11.88) to GBX 1,050 ($12.80) in a research report on Tuesday, August 16th. Jefferies Group raised their target price on Halma plc from GBX 925 ($11.27) to GBX 1,210 ($14.75) and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 31st. BNP Paribas reissued a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 900 ($10.97) target price on shares of Halma plc in a research report on Monday, June 27th. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. reissued a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 860 ($10.48) target price on shares of Halma plc in a research report on Monday, June 27th.
In related news, insider Meyers,Adam sold 25,311 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Saturday, August 6th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 1,065 ($12.98), for a total transaction of £269,562.15 ($328,534.00).
Shares of Halma plc (LON:HLMA) opened at 1094.00 on Thursday. Halma plc has a 12 month low of GBX 726.00 and a 12 month high of GBX 1,131.00. The company’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 1,061.53 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 994.26. The company’s market capitalization is GBX 4.14 billion.
Halma plc Company Profile
Halma plc is a United Kingdom-based company, which is engaged in developing products that secure and protect the elements critical to lives. The Company’s products save lives, prevent injuries, and protect people and assets around the world. The Company operates in four segments: Process Safety, which provides products that protect assets and people at work; Infrastructure Safety, which includes products that detect hazards to protect assets and people in public spaces and commercial buildings; Medical, which includes products that improve personal and public health, and Environmental & Analysis, which includes products and technologies for analysis in safety, life sciences and environmental markets.
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