William Hill (LON:WMH) Given Buy Rating at Jefferies Financial Group

Jefferies Financial Group reissued their buy rating on shares of William Hill (LON:WMH) in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday, Digital Look reports. They currently have a GBX 400 ($5.26) price target on the gambling company’s stock.

Several other equities analysts also recently commented on the company. Shore Capital restated a buy rating on shares of William Hill in a research report on Thursday, November 21st. Stifel Nicolaus downgraded William Hill to a hold rating in a research report on Tuesday, December 3rd. Royal Bank of Canada restated a sector perform rating and issued a GBX 220 ($2.89) price objective on shares of William Hill in a research report on Monday, January 13th. Canaccord Genuity restated a buy rating and issued a GBX 258 ($3.39) price objective on shares of William Hill in a research report on Tuesday, January 14th. Finally, UBS Group downgraded William Hill to a neutral rating and lowered their price objective for the company from GBX 285 ($3.75) to GBX 190 ($2.50) in a research report on Friday, January 17th. Six investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and eight have given a buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of Buy and an average price target of GBX 237.54 ($3.12).

LON WMH opened at GBX 180.80 ($2.38) on Tuesday. The company has a market capitalization of $1.58 billion and a PE ratio of 64.57. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 332.51, a quick ratio of 0.66 and a current ratio of 0.67. The business’s fifty day moving average is GBX 181.21 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 178.64. William Hill has a fifty-two week low of GBX 128.45 ($1.69) and a fifty-two week high of GBX 206.80 ($2.72).

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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