Shares of Halma plc (LON:HLMA) have received an average recommendation of “Hold” from the thirteen analysts that are covering the stock, Marketbeat.com reports. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 12-month price objective among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 1,451.43 ($18.97).

A number of equities research analysts have commented on HLMA shares. Shore Capital reissued a “hold” rating on shares of Halma in a research note on Tuesday. Berenberg Bank reissued a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 1,570 ($20.51) price objective on shares of Halma in a research note on Thursday, September 6th. Credit Suisse Group raised their price objective on Halma from GBX 1,530 ($19.99) to GBX 1,620 ($21.17) and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a research note on Tuesday. UBS Group reissued a “sell” rating on shares of Halma in a research note on Monday, October 22nd. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. reissued an “underweight” rating on shares of Halma in a research note on Thursday, August 23rd.

LON HLMA opened at GBX 1,350 ($17.64) on Thursday. Halma has a one year low of GBX 956.50 ($12.50) and a one year high of GBX 1,341 ($17.52).

The business also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, February 6th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, December 27th will be issued a GBX 6.11 ($0.08) dividend. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 27th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.45%.

About Halma

Halma plc provides process and infrastructure safety, medical, and environmental and analysis products worldwide. Its Process Safety segment offers safety systems to control hazardous industrial processes and access to dangerous machines; gas detection instruments; pressure management products; key interlocks and interlocking systems; pipeline corrosion monitoring products and systems; and process safety systems.

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