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Halma plc (HLMA.L) Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 2,526
+27.00 (+1.08 %)
(As of 01/20/2021 04:35 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 2,526
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 2,438.21
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 2,526
Volume669,284 shs
Average Volume726,409 shs
Market Capitalization£9.59 billion
P/E Ratio54.21
Dividend Yield0.54%
Halma plc provides technology solutions in the safety, health, and environmental markets. It operates through four segments: Process Safety, Infrastructure Safety, Environmental & Analysis, and Medical. The Process Safety segment offers specialized interlocks that control critical processes safely; instruments that detect flammable and hazardous gases; and explosion protection and corrosion monitoring systems. This segment serves the gas detection, industrial access control, pressure management, and safe storage and transfer markets. The Infrastructure Safety segment provides fire detection systems, specialist fire suppression systems, elevator safety systems, people and vehicle flow technologies, and security sensors. It serves the fire detection and suppression, and elevator markets. The Environmental & Analysis segment offers opto-electronic technology and sensors, flow gap measurement instruments, and gas conditioning products, as well as solutions for environmental data recording, water quality testing, water distribution network monitoring, and UV water treatment. It serves the optical analysis, water analysis and treatment, and environmental monitoring markets. The Medical segment provides devices that assess eye health; assist with eye surgery and primary care applications; critical fluidic components used by medical diagnostics and original equipment manufacturers; and laboratory devices and sensor technologies used in hospitals to understand patient health. This segment serves the life sciences, health assessment, and therapeutic solutions market. The company was incorporated in 1894 and is headquartered in Amersham, the United Kingdom.
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Overall MarketRank

0.80 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 1.1Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Security & Protection Services



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£1.30 billion
Cash FlowGBX 32.70 per share
Book ValueGBX 296.20 per share



Market Cap£9.59 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable
GBX 2,526
+27.00 (+1.08 %)
(As of 01/20/2021 04:35 PM ET)
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Halma plc (HLMA.L) (LON:HLMA) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Halma plc (HLMA.L)'s stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Halma plc (HLMA.L)'s stock was trading at GBX 1,913.50 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, HLMA stock has increased by 32.0% and is now trading at GBX 2,526.
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Is Halma plc (HLMA.L) a buy right now?

10 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Halma plc (HLMA.L) in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 5 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" Halma plc (HLMA.L) stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in HLMA, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Halma plc (HLMA.L)?

Wall Street analysts have given Halma plc (HLMA.L) a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Halma plc (HLMA.L) wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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How often does Halma plc (HLMA.L) pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Halma plc (HLMA.L)?

Halma plc (HLMA.L) declared a dividend on Thursday, November 19th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, December 24th will be paid a dividend of GBX 6.87 per share on Friday, February 5th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.83%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 24th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.
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Is Halma plc (HLMA.L) a good dividend stock?

Halma plc (HLMA.L) pays an annual dividend of GBX 14 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.54%. The dividend payout ratio of Halma plc (HLMA.L) is 30.04%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What price target have analysts set for HLMA?

10 brokers have issued 1-year target prices for Halma plc (HLMA.L)'s shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,705 to GBX 2,530. On average, they expect Halma plc (HLMA.L)'s share price to reach GBX 2,135.63 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 15.5%.
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Who are Halma plc (HLMA.L)'s key executives?

Halma plc (HLMA.L)'s management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Andrew J. Williams, Group CEO, Member of Exec. Board & Exec. Director (Age 54, Pay $1.68M)
  • Mr. Marc A. Ronchetti, Group CFO & Exec. Director
  • Mr. Adam J. Meyers, Chief Exec. of Safety Sector, Member of Exec. Board & Exec. Director (Age 59, Pay $878k)
  • Ms. Jennifer Ward, Group Talent, Culture & Communications Director, Member of Exec. Board and Exec. Director
  • Ms. Inken Braunschmidt, Chief Innovation & Digital Officer and Member of Exec. Board
  • Ms. Catherine E. Michel, CTO & Member of Exec. Board (Age 49)
  • Ms. Laura S. Stoltenberg, Sector Chief Exec. of Medical & Environmental and Member of Exec. Board (Age 47)
  • Ms. Funmi Adegoke, Gen. Counsel & Member of Exec. Board
  • Mr. Charles King, Head of Investor Relations
  • Mark Jenkins, Company Sec.

What is Halma plc (HLMA.L)'s stock symbol?

Halma plc (HLMA.L) trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "HLMA."

How do I buy shares of Halma plc (HLMA.L)?

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 plc (HLMA.L)'s stock price today?

One share of HLMA stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 2,526.

How big of a company is Halma plc (HLMA.L)?

Halma plc (HLMA.L) has a market capitalization of £9.59 billion and generates £1.30 billion in revenue each year. Halma plc (HLMA.L) employs 6,992 workers across the globe.

What is Halma plc (HLMA.L)'s official website?

The official website for Halma plc (HLMA.L) is www.halma.com.

How can I contact Halma plc (HLMA.L)?

Halma plc (HLMA.L)'s mailing address is Misbourne Court, Rectory Way, AMERSHAM, HP7 0DE, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1494-721111.

This page was last updated on 1/20/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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