Halma plc Company Profile (LON:HLMA)

About Halma plc (LON:HLMA)

Halma plc logoHalma plc is involved in the manufacture of a range of products that protect and improve the quality of life for people. The Company operates through four segments: Process Safety, Infrastructure Safety, Medical, and Environmental & Analysis. The Process Safety includes products, which protect assets and people at work, including specialized interlocks, instruments, and explosion protection and corrosion monitoring products. The Infrastructure Safety includes products, which detect hazards to protect assets and people in public spaces, transportation and commercial buildings. Its products include fire and smoke detectors and fire detection and suppression systems. The Medical includes products, which enhance the quality of life for patients and improve the quality of care delivered by providers. The Environmental & Analysis includes products and technologies for analysis in safety, life sciences and environmental markets. It also includes products to monitor water networks.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrials
  • Industry: Electrical Components & Equipment
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:HLMA
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.halma.com
  • Market Cap: £4.4 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 378,670,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,113.19
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,100.10
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 879.50 - GBX 1,187.70
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 34.01
  • P/E Growth: 4.32
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £961.66 million
  • Price / Sales: 4.58
  • Book Value: GBX 2.06 per share
  • Price / Book: 5.65
  • Dividend Yield: 0.9%
  • EBITDA: £217.98 million
  • Net Margins: 14.91%
  • Return on Equity: 21.15%
  • Return on Assets: 11.28%
  • Average Volume: 622,073 shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Halma plc (LON:HLMA)

What is Halma plc's stock symbol?

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

How often does Halma plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Halma plc?

Halma plc announced a dividend on Tuesday, June 13th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, July 13th will be given a dividend of GBX 8.38 per share on Wednesday, August 16th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.71%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, July 13th. This is a boost from Halma plc's previous dividend of $5.33. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Halma plc's Dividend History.

Where is Halma plc's stock going? Where will Halma plc's stock price be in 2017?

12 analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Halma plc's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 900 to GBX 1,265. On average, they expect Halma plc's share price to reach GBX 1,113 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Halma plc.

Who are some of Halma plc's key competitors?

Who are Halma plc's key executives?

Halma plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Andrew J. Williams, Chief Executive, Executive Director
  • Kevin J. Thompson, Finance Director, Executive Director
  • Adam J. Meyers, Sector Chief Executive - Medical, Executive Director
  • Charles E. Dubois, Sector Chief Executive - Environmental and Analysis
  • Philippe Felten, Sector Chief Executive - Process Safety
  • Paul Simmons, Sector Chief Executive - Infrastructure Safety
  • Jennifer Ward, Group Talent and Communications Director, Executive Director
  • Carol T. Chesney, Company Secretary
  • Paul Ashton Walker, Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Carole Cran, Non-Executive Director

How do I buy Halma plc stock?

Shares of Halma plc 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's stock price today?

One share of Halma plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,163.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Halma plc (LON HLMA)
Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  182 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  284 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  466
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Halma plc and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Halma plc (LON:HLMA) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 5 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.25)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,113
Consensus Price Target History for Halma plc (LON:HLMA)
Price Target History for Halma plc (LON:HLMA)
Analysts' Ratings History for Halma plc (LON:HLMA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/12/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,250View Rating Details
10/13/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
9/29/2017HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,200View Rating Details
9/28/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 1,065 -> GBX 1,055View Rating Details
9/27/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingSellGBX 910View Rating Details
9/27/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
8/17/2017Barclays PLCDowngradeEqual weightGBX 1,150 -> GBX 1,160View Rating Details
8/8/2017Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 1,185 -> GBX 1,265View Rating Details
7/18/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 900View Rating Details
7/14/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
3/23/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,200View Rating Details
1/10/2017Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageOverweightGBX 1,190View Rating Details
2/11/2016InvestecReiterated RatingHoldGBX 833View Rating Details
2/5/2016N+1 SingerReiterated RatingHoldGBX 792View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/19/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Halma plc (LON:HLMA)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com


Earnings Estimates for Halma plc (LON:HLMA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $43.33 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Halma plc (LON HLMA)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
6/13/2017GBX 8.380.71%7/13/20177/13/20178/16/2017
11/22/2016GBX 5.330.55%12/29/201612/29/20162/8/2017
6/14/2016GBX 7.830.84%7/14/20167/14/20168/17/2016
11/17/2015GBX 4.980.61%12/31/201512/31/20152/10/2016
6/11/2015GBX 7.310.96%7/16/20157/16/20158/19/2015
11/18/2014GBX 4.650.71%12/29/201412/29/20142/4/2015
6/12/2014GBX 6.821.11%7/16/20147/16/20148/20/2014
11/19/2013GBX 4.350.74%12/31/201312/31/20132/5/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Halma plc (LON:HLMA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Halma plc (LON:HLMA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Halma plc (LON:HLMA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/27/2017Tony RiceInsiderBuy9,274GBX 1,073£99,510.02
8/14/2017Andrew WilliamsInsiderSell49,651GBX 1,095£543,678.45
11/28/2016Daniela Barone SoaresInsiderBuy634GBX 939£5,953.26
11/23/2016Daniela Barone SoaresInsiderBuy520GBX 954£4,960.80
8/6/2016Meyers,AdamInsiderSell25,311GBX 1,065£269,562.15
8/11/2015Thompson,Kevin JInsiderSell68,834GBX 768£528,645.12
1/20/2015Adam MeyersInsiderSell25,000GBX 703.98£175,995
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Halma plc (LON:HLMA)
Latest Headlines for Halma plc (LON:HLMA)
americanbankingnews.com logoHalma plc (HLMA) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 18 at 6:54 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCredit Suisse Group Reaffirms "Outperform" Rating for Halma plc (HLMA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 14 at 3:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHalma plc (HLMA) Earns "Buy" Rating from Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 13 at 4:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCan Halma plc’s (LSE:HLMA) ROE Continue To Surpass The Industry Average?
finance.yahoo.com - October 6 at 8:01 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHalma plc (HLMA) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 1 at 10:50 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHalma plc (HLMA) Receives "Sell" Rating from Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 1 at 10:50 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHalma plc (HLMA) Given New GBX 1,055 Price Target at J P Morgan Chase & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 30 at 4:44 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHSBC Holdings plc Reiterates Hold Rating for Halma plc (HLMA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 29 at 1:31 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: Halma plc (HLMA) Insider Buys 9,274 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 28 at 7:20 AM
rttnews.com logoHalma Plc Reports Progress In Line With Board's Expectations - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - September 27 at 5:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHalma plc (HLMA) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 23 at 4:38 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoDoes Halma plc’s (LSE:HLMA) PE Ratio Signal A Buying Opportunity?
finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 8:07 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHalma plc (HLMA) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 29 at 4:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHalma plc (HLMA) Stock Rating Lowered by Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 20 at 3:06 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHalma plc (HLMA) Insider Sells £543,678.45 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 16 at 1:40 PM
rttnews.com logoHalma Reports Two Acquisitions Within Medical Sector
www.rttnews.com - August 8 at 5:08 AM
nasdaq.com logoHalma Reports Two Acquisitions Within Medical Sector - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - August 8 at 12:01 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHalma plc (LON:HLMA) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 4 at 4:56 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHalma plc (LON:HLMA) Rating Reiterated by Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 16 at 9:50 AM
rttnews.com logoHalma FY Profit Rises - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - June 13 at 10:30 PM
nasdaq.com logoUK's Halma FY profit rises 17 pct, aided by acquisitions - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - June 13 at 8:27 AM
marketwatch.com logoHalma sees profit in line with forecasts
www.marketwatch.com - March 23 at 6:14 PM
rttnews.com logoHalma Expects FY17 Adj. Pre-tax Profit In Line With Market View - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - March 23 at 3:53 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logo2 beaten-down FTSE 250 shares with spectacular turnaround potential
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 12:51 PM
ft.com logo[$$] ITV among FTSE leaders after broker upgrade
www.ft.com - February 3 at 6:13 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoBUZZ-Top of the Street: BNP Paribas, DSM, Wirecard, UK capgoods
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 6 at 6:18 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoEx-divs to take 2.15 points off FTSE 100 on Dec. 29
uk.finance.yahoo.com - December 27 at 11:09 AM
rttnews.com logoHalma H1 Profit Rises; On Track For Progress In H2 In Line With View
www.rttnews.com - November 22 at 5:24 PM


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Halma plc (HLMA) Chart for Thursday, October, 19, 2017

This page was last updated on 10/19/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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