Hammerson (LON:HMSO) Shares Pass Above 200-Day Moving Average of $26.83

Hammerson plc (LON:HMSO)’s stock price crossed above its two hundred day moving average during trading on Tuesday . The stock has a two hundred day moving average of GBX 26.83 ($0.35) and traded as high as GBX 41.29 ($0.54). Hammerson shares last traded at GBX 39.44 ($0.52), with a volume of 12,076,098 shares trading hands.

Several research analysts recently weighed in on HMSO shares. Liberum Capital reissued a “sell” rating and set a GBX 27 ($0.35) price target on shares of Hammerson in a research report on Monday, April 12th. Royal Bank of Canada upped their price target on Hammerson from GBX 24 ($0.31) to GBX 30 ($0.39) and gave the company a “sector perform” rating in a research report on Thursday, April 15th. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. upped their target price on Hammerson from GBX 25 ($0.33) to GBX 40 ($0.52) and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research report on Monday, April 12th. Six research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating and three have assigned a hold rating to the company’s stock. Hammerson has a consensus rating of “Sell” and a consensus price target of GBX 55.50 ($0.73).

The firm has a 50 day moving average of GBX 36.69 and a two-hundred day moving average of GBX 26.83. The stock has a market cap of £1.60 billion and a P/E ratio of -0.51. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 74.61, a quick ratio of 1.57 and a current ratio of 1.71.

The firm also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, May 13th. Investors of record on Thursday, April 1st will be paid a dividend of GBX 2 ($0.03) per share. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 1st. This represents a yield of 6.13%.

About Hammerson (LON:HMSO)

At Hammerson, we create vibrant, continually evolving spaces, in and around major cities, where people and brands want to be. We seek to deliver value for all our stakeholders and to create a positive and sustainable impact for generations to come. We own and operate high-quality flagship destinations and have investments in premium outlets in selected European countries and have a City Quarters strategy to evolve our portfolio beyond retail.

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