Peel Hunt reaffirmed their hold rating on shares of Hilton Food Group (LON:HFG) in a research report report published on Wednesday, April 11th. They currently have a GBX 925 ($13.24) price objective on the stock.
Several other analysts have also recently issued reports on the stock. Berenberg Bank initiated coverage on shares of Hilton Food Group in a research note on Friday, December 15th. They set a hold rating and a GBX 850 ($12.17) price objective for the company. Numis Securities reaffirmed an add rating and set a GBX 1,000 ($14.32) price objective on shares of Hilton Food Group in a research note on Thursday, January 11th. Finally, Shore Capital reaffirmed a buy rating on shares of Hilton Food Group in a research note on Thursday, January 11th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of Buy and a consensus target price of GBX 883 ($12.64).
Shares of LON HFG opened at GBX 846 ($12.11) on Wednesday. Hilton Food Group has a 12-month low of GBX 620 ($8.88) and a 12-month high of GBX 900 ($12.89).
The company also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, June 29th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 31st will be paid a GBX 14 ($0.20) dividend. This is a boost from Hilton Food Group’s previous dividend of $5.00. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 31st. This represents a dividend yield of 1.69%.
In other news, insider Robert Watson sold 24,850 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, January 19th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 835 ($11.96), for a total value of £207,497.50 ($297,104.10).
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Hilton Food Group Company Profile
Hilton Food Group Plc, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the retail meat packing business. The company offers a range of fresh items, such as roasting joints, steaks, chops, and minces. It also provides value-added products comprising barbecue ranges, marinated meats, meat cuts, serving sauces, and ready to cook products, as well as trades in meat products.
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