William Hill (LON:WMH) Earns Buy Rating from Peel Hunt

Peel Hunt reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of William Hill (LON:WMH) in a report issued on Monday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports.

WMH has been the subject of several other reports. Royal Bank of Canada began coverage on William Hill in a report on Monday, October 28th. They issued a sector performer rating and a GBX 220 ($2.89) target price for the company. Shore Capital restated a buy rating on shares of William Hill in a report on Thursday, November 21st. Stifel Nicolaus lowered William Hill to a hold rating in a report on Tuesday, December 3rd. Citigroup reaffirmed a buy rating on shares of William Hill in a research note on Tuesday, September 17th. Finally, Deutsche Bank lowered shares of William Hill to a hold rating and dropped their price objective for the stock from GBX 210 ($2.76) to GBX 205 ($2.70) in a research note on Friday, January 10th. Six research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and eight have given a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has a consensus rating of Buy and an average target price of GBX 228.69 ($3.01).

Shares of LON WMH opened at GBX 185.05 ($2.43) on Monday. The business’s 50 day moving average is GBX 181.20 and its two-hundred day moving average is GBX 175.86. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 332.51, a current ratio of 0.67 and a quick ratio of 0.66. William Hill has a 1-year low of GBX 128.45 ($1.69) and a 1-year high of GBX 206.80 ($2.72). The stock has a market capitalization of $1.66 billion and a P/E ratio of 66.09.

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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