LON:HNT - Huntsworth Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 101 -1.00 (-0.98 %)
(As of 05/26/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 101
Today's RangeGBX 100 - GBX 108
52-Week RangeGBX 76.60 - GBX 140
Volume129,892 shs
Average Volume1.01 million shs
Market Capitalization£352.45 million
P/E Ratio16.56
Dividend Yield2.58%
Huntsworth plc, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a healthcare and communications company in the United Kingdom and rest of Europe, the United States, and internationally. The company operates through four divisions: Medical, Marketing, Immersive, and Communications. The Medical division provides scientific strategy and communications, publications planning and delivery, specialized medical writing, medical education, and payer and value communications services, as well as support services for internal medical teams. This division serves pharmaceutical and biotechnology clients. The Marketing division markets prescription drugs to consumers and healthcare professionals; and provides healthcare public relations agency and payer marketing services. This segment serves biotech and pharma, OTC, wellness, and lifestyle brands. The Immersive division creates and delivers live experiences, and scientific and interactive contents; creates and produces various films, including short and internal engagement films, documentaries, and action demonstrations; develops immersive experiences for employees training and explaining complex science; and designs strategic and creative programs to engage internal audiences. This division primarily serves healthcare industry. The Communications division provides public relations and affairs, and investor relations solutions; and communication consulting services primarily for cross-border financial transactions and multinationals to broaden their global footprint, as well as develops and manages campaigns, runs press offices, and steers brands and businesses through engagement with media, consumers, customer stakeholders, and internal audiences. The company was formerly known as Holmes & Marchant Group plc and changed its name to Huntsworth plc in July 1999. Huntsworth plc was incorporated in 1983 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

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Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£224.96 million
Cash FlowGBX 6.98 per share
Book ValueGBX 52 per share



Market Cap£352.45 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

Huntsworth (LON:HNT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Huntsworth's stock symbol?

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

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

Huntsworth announced a dividend on Tuesday, March 5th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, May 23rd will be paid a dividend of GBX 1.60 per share on Thursday, July 4th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.78%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 23rd. This is an increase from Huntsworth's previous dividend of $0.70. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Huntsworth's Dividend History.

How were Huntsworth's earnings last quarter?

Huntsworth plc (LON:HNT) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July, 24th. The company reported $2.60 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $2.80 by $0.20. View Huntsworth's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for HNT?

3 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for Huntsworth's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 125 to GBX 165. On average, they expect Huntsworth's share price to reach GBX 140 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 38.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Huntsworth.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Huntsworth?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Huntsworth in the last year. There are currently 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Huntsworth.

Has Huntsworth been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about HNT stock have trended somewhat negative on Sunday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Huntsworth earned a daily sentiment score of -1.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company a news buzz of 9.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Huntsworth's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Huntsworth own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Huntsworth investors own include Derwent London (DLN), Oracle (ORCL), IP Group (IPO), London Stock Exchange Group (LSE), Petrofac (PFC), Plus500 (PLUS), Ashtead Group (AHT), CLS (CLI), Games Workshop Group (GAW) and MJ Gleeson (GLE).

Who are Huntsworth's key executives?

Huntsworth's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Paul Taaffe, CEO & Director
  • Mr. Neil Garth Jones, CFO & Director (Age 53)
  • Mr. Tom Chandos, Head of Media Sector - Grayling (Age 66)
  • Mr. Martin Morrow, Company Sec.

How do I buy shares of Huntsworth?

Shares of HNT 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's stock price today?

One share of HNT stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 101.

How big of a company is Huntsworth?

Huntsworth has a market capitalization of £352.45 million and generates £224.96 million in revenue each year. Huntsworth employs 1,903 workers across the globe.

What is Huntsworth's official website?

The official website for Huntsworth is http://www.huntsworth.com/.

How can I contact Huntsworth?

Huntsworth's mailing address is 8th Fl Holborn Gate, 26 Southampton Buildings, LONDON, WC2A 1AN, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-20-72248778.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Huntsworth (LON HNT)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  214 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  166 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  380
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Huntsworth and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HNT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HNT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 5/26/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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