Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Halma (OTCMKTS:HLMAF) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note published on Thursday morning, Zacks.com reports.

According to Zacks, “Halma PLC is a health and safety sensor technology company. It manufactures products which detect hazards and also protect assets and people at work in public and commercial buildings. Halma PLC is headquartered in Amersham, the United Kingdom. “

Separately, ValuEngine lowered Halma from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note on Tuesday, August 6th.

OTCMKTS:HLMAF opened at $24.07 on Thursday. The company has a quick ratio of 1.60, a current ratio of 2.28 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.26. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is $24.44 and its two-hundred day moving average price is $23.08. The firm has a market capitalization of $9.14 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 34.89, a P/E/G ratio of 3.19 and a beta of 0.75. Halma has a 12-month low of $15.80 and a 12-month high of $26.54.

Halma Company Profile

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

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