LON:HLMA - Halma Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started GBX 1,500 -4.00 (-0.27 %) (As of 02/15/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous CloseGBX 1,500Today's RangeGBX 1,484 - GBX 1,51352-Week RangeGBX 956.50 - GBX 1,341Volume1.94 million shsAverage Volume921,195 shsMarket Capitalization£5.69 billionP/E RatioN/ADividend YieldN/ABetaN/A ProfileDiscussionAnalyst 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 Webwww.halma.com Phone+44-1494-721111Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current RatioN/A Quick RatioN/APrice-To-Earnings Trailing P/E RatioN/A Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual SalesN/A Price / SalesN/A Cash FlowN/A Price / Cash FlowN/A Book ValueN/A Price / BookN/AProfitability 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£5.69 billion 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. Investors of record on Thursday, December 27th will be paid a dividend of GBX 6.11 per share on Wednesday, February 6th. This represents a yield of 0.45%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 27th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Halma's Dividend History. What price target have analysts set for HLMA? 13 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Halma's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 945 to GBX 1,620. On average, they expect Halma's share price to reach GBX 1,389.09 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 7.4%. View Analyst Price Targets for Halma. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Halma? 13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Halma in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 5 hold ratings and 5 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 trended somewhat negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Halma earned a coverage optimism score of -1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. Who are some of Halma's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Halma include CompX International (CIX), Wrap Technologies (WRTC), Wrap Technologies (WRTC), Nanotech Security (NTS), Hills (HIL), Avante Logixx (XX), Command Security (MOC), Scout Security (SCT), Xtek (XTE), Gatekeeper Systems (GSI), Universal Security Instruments (UUU), Assa Abloy (ASAZF), Croma Security Solutions Group (CSSG), Falanx Group (FLX) and Fireangel Safety Technology Group (FA). 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 1,500. How big of a company is Halma? Halma has a market capitalization of £568.51 billion. 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: 329 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 426 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 755MarketBeat'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. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 2/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Trading Options- What is a Strangle?