William Hill plc (LON:WMH) Plans GBX 2.66 Dividend

William Hill plc (LON:WMH) announced a dividend on Friday, August 9th, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Stockholders of record on Thursday, October 24th will be given a dividend of GBX 2.66 ($0.03) per share by the gambling company on Thursday, November 28th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.71%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 24th. The official announcement can be seen at this link.

Shares of LON:WMH opened at GBX 150.23 ($1.96) on Friday. William Hill has a 1 year low of GBX 128.45 ($1.68) and a 1 year high of GBX 266.70 ($3.48). The stock’s fifty day moving average price is GBX 157.11 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 157.62. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 240.78, a current ratio of 1.34 and a quick ratio of 1.22. The company has a market cap of $1.32 billion and a P/E ratio of -1.81.

William Hill (LON:WMH) last posted its earnings results on Friday, August 9th. The gambling company reported GBX 5.30 ($0.07) earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of GBX 5.10 ($0.07) by GBX 0.20 ($0.00). On average, sell-side analysts anticipate that William Hill will post 1638.999878 earnings per share for the current year.

WMH has been the topic of a number of recent research reports. Deutsche Bank reissued a “buy” rating on shares of William Hill in a report on Friday, August 9th. UBS Group restated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 285 ($3.72) price target on shares of William Hill in a research report on Friday, June 21st. Shore Capital restated a “buy” rating on shares of William Hill in a research report on Monday, August 5th. Berenberg Bank restated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 250 ($3.27) price target on shares of William Hill in a research report on Tuesday, June 18th. Finally, Stifel Nicolaus assumed coverage on William Hill in a research report on Friday, June 28th. They issued a “buy” rating and a GBX 175 ($2.29) price target for the company. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and eleven have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of GBX 238.75 ($3.12).

About William Hill

William Hill plc provides sports betting and gaming services in the United Kingdom and internationally. It operates through Retail, Online, US Existing, US Expansion, and Other segments. The company operates licensed betting offices that offer sports betting services on football, horseracing, and other sports, as well as gaming on machines.

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Dividend History for William Hill (LON:WMH)

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