William Hill (LON:WMH) Stock Crosses Above Two Hundred Day Moving Average of $177.16

William Hill plc (LON:WMH) passed above its 200-day moving average during trading on Monday . The stock has a 200-day moving average of $177.16 and traded as high as $177.25. William Hill shares last traded at $173.50, with a volume of 1,994,789 shares changing hands.

Several brokerages recently commented on WMH. Morgan Stanley cut William Hill to an “equal weight” rating in a research note on Thursday, November 28th. Royal Bank of Canada reissued a “sector perform” rating and issued a GBX 220 ($2.89) price target on shares of William Hill in a research note on Monday, January 13th. Canaccord Genuity reissued a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 258 ($3.39) price target on shares of William Hill in a research note on Tuesday, January 14th. Deutsche Bank cut William Hill to a “hold” rating and lowered their price target for the company from GBX 210 ($2.76) to GBX 205 ($2.70) in a research note on Friday, January 10th. Finally, Stifel Nicolaus cut William Hill to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, December 3rd. Six research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of GBX 220.73 ($2.90).

The stock has a market cap of $1.56 billion and a P/E ratio of 61.96. The company has a quick ratio of 0.66, a current ratio of 0.67 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 332.51. The business has a 50-day simple moving average of GBX 182.14 and a 200-day simple moving average of GBX 177.37.

About William Hill (LON:WMH)

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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