Panmure Gordon Increases Hilton Food Group plc (HFG) Price Target to GBX 755
Hilton Food Group plc (LON:HFG) had its target price upped by Panmure Gordon from GBX 715 ($9.33) to GBX 755 ($9.86) in a research report report published on Tuesday morning. They currently have a buy rating on the stock.
A number of other brokerages have also commented on HFG. Numis Securities Ltd increased their price target on Hilton Food Group plc from GBX 729 ($9.52) to GBX 766 ($10.00) and gave the company a buy rating in a research note on Tuesday, September 20th. Peel Hunt reissued a buy rating and set a GBX 650 ($8.48) price target on shares of Hilton Food Group plc in a research note on Tuesday, September 13th. Finally, Investec increased their price target on Hilton Food Group plc from GBX 650 ($8.48) to GBX 660 ($8.62) and gave the company a buy rating in a research note on Wednesday, September 14th. Six analysts have rated the stock with a buy rating, Hilton Food Group plc has an average rating of Buy and a consensus target price of GBX 691.20 ($9.02).
Hilton Food Group plc (LON:HFG) opened at 630.00 on Tuesday. Hilton Food Group plc has a 1-year low of GBX 460.00 and a 1-year high of GBX 650.00. The stock’s market capitalization is GBX 460.96 million. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 601.23 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 574.15.
The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 2nd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, November 3rd will be paid a GBX 4.60 ($0.06) dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 0.78%. This is a positive change from Hilton Food Group plc’s previous dividend of $1.30. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 3rd.
In other news, insider Watson,Robert sold 5,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, July 12th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 582 ($7.60), for a total value of £29,100 ($37,984.60).
About Hilton Food Group plc
Hilton Food Group plc is a United Kingdom-based retail meat packing company. The Company operates through three segments: Western Europe, Central Europe, and Central costs and other. The Western Europe segment covers its businesses in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Holland, Sweden and Denmark. In Central Europe, its meat packing business, based at Tychy in Poland, supplies customers across Central Europe, from Hungary to the Baltics.
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