LON:HLMA - Halma Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started GBX 1,796 -29.00 (-1.59 %) (As of 05/21/2019 01:40 AM ET)Previous CloseGBX 1,825Today's RangeGBX 1,786 - GBX 1,830.5052-Week RangeGBX 1,215 - GBX 1,829Volume4.03 million shsAverage Volume921,195 shsMarket Capitalization£6.81 billionP/E Ratio40.73Dividend Yield0.68%BetaN/A ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividendInsider TradesHeadlines Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Halma plc provides process and infrastructure safety, medical, and environmental and analysis products worldwide. Its Process Safety segment offers safety systems for warehousing and hazardous industrial processes; gas detection instruments; pressure management products; interlocking systems for safeguarding dangerous machines; pipeline corrosion monitoring products and systems; and process safety systems. The company's Infrastructure Safety segment provides networked fire detectors and control panels; smoke and heat detectors, sounders, beacons, and interfaces; wireless and wired fire detection devices; solutions for people and vehicle flow; flame detectors, beam smoke detectors, and specialist fire extinguishing systems; automatic fire detection and suppression systems; and electronic security systems and signaling products. Its Medical segment offers mechanical and fluidic components; ophthalmic diagnostic and surgical equipment, and pharmaceutical products; peristaltic, syringe, piston, and gear pumps; miniature valves, micro pumps, and fluid components; real-time location systems; specialized components and fluid transfer subassemblies; diagnostic medical devices; clinical grade non-invasive blood pressure monitoring products and technologies; and lenses as aids to diagnosis and surgery. The company's Environmental & Analysis segment provides mass flow meters and controllers, and pressure controllers; ultraviolet disinfection and water treatment systems; optical and high temperature metallized fibers; multispectral and digital imaging systems; multi-utility M2M solutions; equipment and software to monitor and analyze water cycle; radiometric and photometric systems and software; spectrometers and spectral sensors; water and environmental analysis equipment; moisture management products; electrochemical sensors; opto-electronic solutions; and camera systems and devices. Halma plc was founded in 1894 and is headquartered in Amersham, the United Kingdom. Receive HLMA News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for HLMA and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange LON Industry Security & Protection Services Sub-IndustryN/A SectorIndustrials Current SymbolLON:HLMA Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A CIKN/A Webwww.halma.com Phone+44-1494-721111Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio28.15 Current Ratio2.38 Quick Ratio1.63Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio40.73 Forward P/E Ratio0.34 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales£1.16 billion Price / Sales5.89 Cash FlowGBX 17.22 per share Price / Cash Flow104.29 Book ValueGBX 244.60 per share Price / Book7.34Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net MarginsN/A Return on EquityN/A Return on AssetsN/AMiscellaneous Employees6,341 Outstanding Shares379,008,992Market Cap£6.81 billion Next Earnings Date6/11/2019 (Estimated) OptionableNot Optionable Halma (LON:HLMA) Frequently Asked Questions What is Halma's stock symbol? Halma trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "HLMA." How often does Halma pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Halma? Halma announced a dividend on Tuesday, November 20th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, December 27th will be paid a dividend of GBX 6.11 per share on Wednesday, February 6th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.45%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 27th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Halma's Dividend History. When is Halma's next earnings date? Halma is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, June 11th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Halma. What price target have analysts set for HLMA? 12 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Halma's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 1,185 to GBX 1,960. On average, they expect Halma's stock price to reach GBX 1,541.11 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 14.2%. View Analyst Price Targets for Halma. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Halma? 12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Halma in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 7 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Halma. Has Halma been receiving favorable news coverage? News coverage about HLMA stock has been trending somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Halma earned a media sentiment score of -1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. Who are some of Halma's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Halma include G4S (GFS), London Security (LSC), Wrap Technologies (WRTC), Wrap Technologies (WRTC), CompX International (CIX), Marlowe (MRL), Thruvision Group (THRU), Nanotech Security (NTS), Hills (HIL), Avante Logixx (XX), Ava Risk Group (AVA), Fireangel Safety Technology Group (FA), Synectics (SNX), Command Security (MOC) and Xtek (XTE). What other stocks do shareholders of Halma own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Halma investors own include Rotork (ROR), Hill & Smith (HILS), IQE (IQE), Renishaw (RSW), DS Smith (SMDS), Berkeley Group (BKG), Randgold Resources (RRS), Celgene (CELG), Becton Dickinson and (BDX) and Montage Resources (MR). Who are Halma's key executives? Halma's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Andrew J. Williams, Group CEO, Member of Exec. Board & Exec. Director (Age 52)Mr. Adam J. Meyers, Chief Exec. of Medical & Environmental Sectors, Member of Exec. Board & Exec. Director (Age 57)Ms. Jennifer Ward, Group Talent & Communications Director, Member of Exec. Board and DirectorMr. Marc A. Ronchetti, Group CFO & Exec. DirectorMr. Paul Simmons, Chief Exec. of Infrastructure Safety Sector & Member of Exec. Management Board How do I buy shares of Halma? Shares of HLMA and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock. What is Halma's stock price today? One share of HLMA stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,796. How big of a company is Halma? Halma has a market capitalization of £6.81 billion and generates £1.16 billion in revenue each year. Halma employs 6,341 workers across the globe. What is Halma's official website? The official website for Halma is http://www.halma.com/. How can I contact Halma? Halma's mailing address is Misbourne Court, Rectory Way, AMERSHAM, HP7 0DE, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1494-721111. MarketBeat Community Rating for Halma (LON HLMA)Community Ranking: 2.2 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 346 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 449 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 795MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Halma and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HLMA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HLMA will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. 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