Hilton Food Group (HFG) Given “Add” Rating at Numis Securities

Hilton Food Group (LON:HFG)‘s stock had its “add” rating reiterated by equities research analysts at Numis Securities in a research report issued on Monday, February 26th. They presently have a GBX 1,000 ($13.82) price target on the stock. Numis Securities’ price target points to a potential upside of 22.55% from the stock’s previous close.

Several other research firms have also weighed in on HFG. Shore Capital reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Hilton Food Group in a report on Wednesday, November 8th. Peel Hunt reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a GBX 925 ($12.78) target price on shares of Hilton Food Group in a research note on Wednesday, November 8th. Finally, Berenberg Bank began coverage on shares of Hilton Food Group in a research report on Friday, December 15th. They set a “hold” rating and a GBX 850 ($11.74) price target on the stock. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of GBX 883 ($12.20).

Hilton Food Group (LON HFG) traded down GBX 14 ($0.19) on Monday, reaching GBX 816 ($11.27). 2,958 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 37,780. Hilton Food Group has a 12 month low of GBX 620 ($8.57) and a 12 month high of GBX 900 ($12.43). The stock has a market cap of $675.21 and a price-to-earnings ratio of 2,266.67.

In other news, insider Robert Watson sold 24,850 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, January 19th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 835 ($11.54), for a total transaction of £207,497.50 ($286,677.95). Also, insider Philip Heffer sold 34,840 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, January 2nd. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 864 ($11.94), for a total value of £301,017.60 ($415,885.05).

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Hilton Food Group Company Profile

Hilton Food Group plc is a United Kingdom-based retail meat packing company. The Company operates through three segments: Western Europe, Central Europe, and Central costs and other. The Western Europe segment covers its businesses in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Holland, Sweden and Denmark. In Central Europe, its meat packing business, based at Tychy in Poland, supplies customers across Central Europe, from Hungary to the Baltics.

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