Huntsworth plc Company Profile (LON:HNT)

About Huntsworth plc (LON:HNT)

Huntsworth plc logoHuntsworth plc is a United Kingdom-based public relations and integrated healthcare communications company. The Company operates through segments, including Citigate, Grayling, Huntsworth Health and Red. Citigate offers communications services, including global financial, investor relations, corporate, consumer and public policy communications consultancy with an integrated network across the United Kingdom, Europe, the United States and Asia. Grayling is a global integrated communications network, covering marketing communications, public relations and public affairs. Grayling develops and manages reputations for a range of organizations across a range of sectors, including consumer brands, technology, energy, healthcare, financial services, transport and logistics, and governments. Huntsworth Health is a healthcare communications company. Red Consultancy is a United Kingdom-based multi-specialist, consumer focused communications consultancy.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Cyclical Consumer Goods & Services
  • Industry: Advertising & Marketing
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:HNT
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: £251.21 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 326,247,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 75.48
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 58.53
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 35.50 - GBX 81
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £187.78 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.34
  • Book Value: GBX 0.46 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.67
  • Dividend Yield: 1.4%
  • EBIDTA: £25.16 million
  • Net Margins: 5.63%
  • Return on Equity: 6.97%
  • Return on Assets: 3.98%
  • Average Volume: 361,969 shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Huntsworth plc (LON:HNT)

What is Huntsworth plc's stock symbol?

Huntsworth plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "HNT."

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

Huntsworth plc announced a dividend on Wednesday, July 26th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 28th will be paid a dividend of GBX 0.55 per share on Monday, November 6th. This represents a yield of 0.83%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 28th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Huntsworth plc's Dividend History.

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

3 analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Huntsworth plc's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 50 to GBX 85. On average, they expect Huntsworth plc's stock price to reach GBX 71.67 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Huntsworth plc.

Who are some of Huntsworth plc's key competitors?

Who are Huntsworth plc's key executives?

Huntsworth plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Derek Mapp, Chairman of the Board, Non-Executive Independent Director
  • Paul Taaffe, Chief Executive Officer
  • Neil Garth Jones, Chief Financial Officer
  • Martin Morrow, Company Secretary
  • Pat Billingham, Non-Executive Director
  • Andy Boland, Independent Non-Executive Director
  • N J Dulieu, Independent Non-Executive Director
  • Tim Ryan, Senior Non-Executive Independent Director

How do I buy Huntsworth plc stock?

Shares of Huntsworth 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 Huntsworth plc's stock price today?

One share of Huntsworth plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 77.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Huntsworth plc (LON HNT)
Community Ranking:  3.1 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  100 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  63 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  163
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Huntsworth 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 Huntsworth plc (LON:HNT) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 71.67

Analysts' Ratings History for Huntsworth plc (LON:HNT)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/26/2017Numis Securities LtdBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 77 -> GBX 85View Rating Details
7/26/2017Peel HuntBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 70 -> GBX 80View Rating Details
1/5/2017InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 50View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/19/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Huntsworth plc (LON:HNT)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by


Earnings Estimates for Huntsworth plc (LON:HNT)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.93 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Huntsworth plc (LON HNT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
7/26/2017GBX 0.550.83%9/28/20179/28/201711/6/2017
3/21/2017GBX 1.253.01%5/25/20175/25/20177/6/2017
3/15/2016GBX 1.253.03%5/26/20165/26/20167/7/2016
8/11/2014GBX 11.9%10/1/201410/1/201410/31/2014
4/29/2014GBX 2.503.79%5/28/20145/28/20147/7/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Huntsworth plc (LON:HNT)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Huntsworth plc (LON:HNT)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Huntsworth plc (LON:HNT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/9/2016Neil JonesInsiderBuy25,000GBX 38£9,500
11/10/2016Paul TaaffeInsiderBuy100,000GBX 40£40,000
11/8/2016Neil JonesInsiderBuy45,000GBX 40£18,000
9/9/2016Jones,NeilInsiderBuy45,000GBX 42£18,900
7/26/2016Taaffe,PaulInsiderBuy100,000GBX 40£40,000
6/28/2016Taaffe,PaulInsiderBuy200,000GBX 40£80,000
6/22/2016Jones,NeilInsiderBuy65,000GBX 40£26,000
6/20/2016Jones,NeilInsiderBuy30,000GBX 40£12,000
4/13/2015Oscar ZhaoInsiderBuy57,900GBX 40£23,160
4/10/2015Oscar ZhaoInsiderBuy85,360GBX 38.27£32,667.27
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Huntsworth plc (LON:HNT)
Latest Headlines for Huntsworth plc (LON:HNT)
DateHeadline logoHuntsworth Plc :HNT-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : August 1, 2017 - July 31 at 11:59 PM logoHuntsworth plc to Issue Dividend of GBX 0.55 (LON:HNT) - July 26 at 4:00 PM logoHuntsworth plc is a dividend-growth stock for shrewd investors - July 26 at 3:51 PM logoHuntsworth plc (LON:HNT) Price Target Increased to GBX 77 by Analysts at Numis Securities Ltd - July 3 at 1:00 PM logoPeel Hunt Boosts Huntsworth plc (HNT) Price Target to GBX 70 - July 3 at 7:20 AM logoHuntsworth plc (HNT) Earns Buy Rating from Peel Hunt - June 9 at 7:24 AM logoHuntsworth plc's (HNT) Buy Rating Reiterated at Peel Hunt - May 31 at 9:32 PM logoHuntsworth plc's (HNT) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Peel Hunt - May 27 at 2:34 PM logoHuntsworth plc's (HNT) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Numis Securities Ltd - May 25 at 11:28 AM logoHuntsworth Plc :HNT-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended December 31, 2016 : May 5, 2017 - May 5 at 9:18 PM logoHuntsworth plc (HNT) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel Hunt - April 9 at 8:02 AM logoHuntsworth plc (HNT) PT Raised to GBX 63 at Numis Securities Ltd - March 25 at 2:40 PM logoHuntsworth plc (HNT) Raises Dividend to GBX 1.25 Per Share - March 21 at 4:22 PM logoFull Year 2016 Huntsworth PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open - March 21 at 9:09 AM logoHalf Year 2016 Huntsworth PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open - July 26 at 7:07 AM logoBUZZ-Huntsworth: top UK small cap faller as H1 results disappoint - August 28 at 4:20 AM logoBUZZ-Huntsworth: margin woes at Grayling, div cut hurt shares - April 10 at 3:47 AM logoHuntsworth Boss To Step Down After Pay Revolt - August 10 at 4:05 PM logoHuntsworth Chief Executive Chadlington to step down - Sky News - August 10 at 4:01 PM logoMEDIA-Huntsworth Chief Executive Chadlington to step down - Sky News - August 10 at 3:09 PM


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Huntsworth plc (HNT) Chart for Tuesday, September, 19, 2017

This page was last updated on 9/19/2017 by Staff