Halma plc (LON:HLMA) insider Daniela Barone Soares purchased 634 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Monday, November 28th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 939 ($11.65) per share, with a total value of £5,953.26 ($7,385.26).
Daniela Barone Soares also recently made the following trade(s): On Wednesday, November 23rd, Daniela Barone Soares purchased 520 shares of Halma plc stock. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 954 ($11.83) per share, with a total value of £4,960.80 ($6,154.08).
Shares of Halma plc (LON:HLMA) traded down 0.21% on Tuesday, hitting GBX 934.50. The company had a trading volume of 438,235 shares. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 3.54 billion. Halma plc has a 1-year low of GBX 773.50 and a 1-year high of GBX 1,131.00. The company has a 50 day moving average price of GBX 1,034.93 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 1,018.10.
The firm also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, February 8th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, December 29th will be paid a GBX 5.33 ($0.07) dividend. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 29th. This represents a yield of 0.55%.
Several equities research analysts have issued reports on HLMA shares. Credit Suisse Group AG reaffirmed an “outperform” rating and set a GBX 1,040 ($12.90) price target on shares of Halma plc in a report on Friday, September 30th. HSBC downgraded Halma plc to a “hold” rating and raised their price target for the company from GBX 975 ($12.10) to GBX 1,050 ($13.03) in a report on Tuesday, August 16th. Morgan Stanley started coverage on Halma plc in a report on Thursday, October 27th. They set an “overweight” rating and a GBX 1,250 ($15.51) target price for the company. Jefferies Group lifted their target price on Halma plc from GBX 925 ($11.48) to GBX 1,210 ($15.01) and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, August 31st. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. reissued a “neutral” rating and set a GBX 860 ($10.67) target price on shares of Halma plc in a report on Monday, August 22nd. Eight investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 1,009 ($12.52).