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 - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:HLMA
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.halma.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £4.13 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 378,670,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,098.86
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,061.77
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 879.50 - GBX 1,182
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 31.87
  • P/E Growth: 3.95
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £961.66 million
  • Price / Sales: 4.29
  • Book Value: GBX 2.06 per share
  • Price / Book: 5.29
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 0.9%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £217.98 million
  • Net Margins: 14.91%
  • Return on Equity: 21.15%
  • Return on Assets: 11.28%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 679,337 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 declared a dividend on Tuesday, June 13th. Investors of record on Thursday, July 13th will be paid 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 an increase 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?

11 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for Halma plc's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 900 to GBX 1,265. On average, they anticipate Halma plc's share price to reach GBX 1,094.55 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
  • Nigel J. Trodd, Sector Chief Executive - Infrastructure Safety
  • Martin Zhang, President – Halma China
  • Carol T. Chesney, Company Secretary
  • Paul Ashton Walker, Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Jennifer Ward, 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 1,090.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Halma plc (LON HLMA)
Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  157 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  255 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  412
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, 4 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.27)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,094.55

Analysts' Ratings History for Halma plc (LON:HLMA)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
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
7/10/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
6/14/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 925View Rating Details
6/14/2017HSBC Holdings plcDowngradeHoldGBX 1,150 -> GBX 1,200View Rating Details
6/13/2017Shore CapitalReiterated Ratingnot ratedView Rating Details
6/13/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingSellGBX 910View Rating Details
3/23/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,200View Rating Details
1/10/2017Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageOverweightGBX 1,190View Rating Details
9/30/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,040View Rating Details
2/11/2016InvestecReiterated RatingHoldGBX 833View Rating Details
2/5/2016N+1 SingerReiterated RatingHoldGBX 792View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/21/2015 forward)

Earnings

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

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Halma plc (LON:HLMA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $43.72 EPS

Dividends

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
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)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Halma plc (LON:HLMA)
Latest Headlines for Halma plc (LON:HLMA)
Source:
DateHeadline
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
americanbankingnews.com logoHalma plc (HLMA) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 10 at 9:10 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHalma Plc :HLMA-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : June 27, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 27 at 10:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHalma Plc :HLMA-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended March 31, 2017 : June 28, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 27 at 10:53 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHalma plc's (HLMA) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 19 at 9:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHalma plc (HLMA) Rating Reiterated by Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 18 at 9:34 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHSBC Holdings plc Downgrades Halma plc (HLMA) to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 18 at 10:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHalma plc (HLMA) Receives "Neutral" Rating from J P Morgan Chase & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 18 at 10:10 AM
rttnews.com logoHalma FY Profit Rises - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - June 13 at 10:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of HLMA.L earnings conference call or presentation 13-Jun-17 10:59am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - June 13 at 10:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHalma plc (HLMA) to Issue Dividend Increase - GBX 8.38 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 13 at 2:42 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHalma plc's (HLMA) "not rated" Rating Reiterated at Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 13 at 9:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHalma plc (HLMA) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 13 at 9:04 AM
nasdaq.com logoUK's Halma FY profit rises 17 pct, aided by acquisitions - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - June 13 at 8:27 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHalma plc (HLMA) PT Raised to GBX 1,250 at Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 11 at 5:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHalma plc's (HLMA) Sell Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 11 at 4:34 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGoldman Sachs Group Inc Boosts Halma plc (HLMA) Price Target to GBX 1,000
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 26 at 6:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHalma plc (HLMA) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 19 at 11:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHalma plc (HLMA) PT Raised to GBX 910
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 12:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHalma plc (HLMA) PT Raised to GBX 1,150
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 8 at 9:08 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHalma plc (HLMA) Price Target Raised to GBX 1,150 at HSBC Holdings plc
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 8 at 8:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHalma plc's (HLMA) "Underperform" Rating Reiterated at BNP Paribas
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 1 at 4:43 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHalma plc's (HLMA) Underperform Rating Reaffirmed at BNP Paribas
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 31 at 12:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHalma plc's (HLMA) Underperform Rating Reiterated at BNP Paribas
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 30 at 4:57 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHalma plc (HLMA) PT Raised to GBX 925
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 30 at 2:01 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNumis Securities Ltd Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Halma plc (HLMA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 29 at 3:57 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHalma plc (HLMA) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 28 at 1:25 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBarclays PLC Reiterates "Overweight" Rating for Halma plc (HLMA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 27 at 3:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHalma plc's (HLMA) "Overweight" Rating Reaffirmed at Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 25 at 4:31 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHalma plc (HLMA) Price Target Raised to GBX 925 at JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 24 at 6:37 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHalma plc (HLMA) Receives "Sell" Rating from Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 23 at 8:18 PM
marketwatch.com logoHalma sees profit in line with forecasts
www.marketwatch.com - March 23 at 6:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHalma plc's (HLMA) " Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Numis Securities Ltd
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 23 at 12:17 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
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uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 12:51 PM
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www.ft.com - February 3 at 6:13 PM
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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
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of HLMA.L earnings conference call or presentation 22-Nov-16 9:30am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - November 22 at 5:24 PM

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