William Hill (LON:WMH) Shares Pass Above 200 Day Moving Average of $167.54

William Hill plc (LON:WMH)’s stock price crossed above its 200-day moving average during trading on Tuesday . The stock has a 200-day moving average of $167.54 and traded as high as $169.00. William Hill shares last traded at $167.20, with a volume of 2,862,129 shares.

A number of research analysts have recently issued reports on WMH shares. Stifel Nicolaus downgraded shares of William Hill to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, December 3rd. Royal Bank of Canada assumed coverage on shares of William Hill in a research report on Monday, October 28th. They set a “sector performer” rating and a GBX 220 ($2.89) price objective for the company. Morgan Stanley lowered shares of William Hill to an “equal weight” rating in a research note on Thursday, November 28th. Canaccord Genuity raised their target price on shares of William Hill from GBX 243 ($3.20) to GBX 258 ($3.39) and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, November 22nd. Finally, Citigroup restated a “buy” rating on shares of William Hill in a research note on Tuesday, September 17th. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and nine have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of GBX 224.92 ($2.96).

The firm’s 50-day moving average price is GBX 182.71 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 167.69. The firm has a market cap of $1.46 billion and a P/E ratio of 59.71. The company has a quick ratio of 0.66, a current ratio of 0.67 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 332.51.

William Hill Company Profile (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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