Peel Hunt reissued their hold rating on shares of Hilton Food Group (LON:HFG) in a report issued on Friday.

Other equities analysts also recently issued reports about the stock. Shore Capital reiterated a buy rating on shares of Hilton Food Group in a report on Thursday, July 19th. Numis Securities downgraded shares of Hilton Food Group to an add rating in a research note on Thursday, July 19th.

LON:HFG traded down GBX 4 ($0.05) during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting GBX 922 ($12.05). 14,177 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 37,780. Hilton Food Group has a 52 week low of GBX 620 ($8.10) and a 52 week high of GBX 900 ($11.76).

Hilton Food Group (LON:HFG) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, September 11th. The company reported GBX 21.20 ($0.28) EPS for the quarter. Hilton Food Group had a net margin of 2.20% and a return on equity of 28.41%.

The business also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, November 30th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, November 1st will be paid a GBX 5.60 ($0.07) dividend. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 1st. This represents a yield of 0.57%.

In related news, insider Angus Porter bought 1,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, September 13th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 992 ($12.96) per share, for a total transaction of £9,920 ($12,962.24).

About Hilton Food Group

Hilton Food Group plc, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the retail meat packing business. The company offers a range of fresh items, such as roasting joints, steaks, chops, and minces. It also provides value-added products comprising barbecue ranges, marinated meats, meat cuts, serving sauces, and ready to cook products, as well as trades in meat products.

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