Shares of Henderson Group Plc (LON:HGG) have been given a consensus recommendation of “Hold” by the thirteen analysts that are covering the company. Ten research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating on the company. The average 12-month price target among analysts that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is GBX 248.27 ($3.20).
Several research firms have recently commented on HGG. Citigroup Inc restated a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 230 ($2.97) price objective on shares of Henderson Group Plc in a research note on Tuesday, January 31st. Shore Capital restated a “buy” rating on shares of Henderson Group Plc in a research note on Thursday, February 9th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 245 ($3.16) price objective on shares of Henderson Group Plc in a research note on Friday, February 10th. Numis Securities Ltd reiterated a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 212 ($2.74) price target on shares of Henderson Group Plc in a research note on Thursday, February 9th. Finally, Barclays PLC cut their price target on Henderson Group Plc from GBX 270 ($3.49) to GBX 240 ($3.10) and set an “equal weight” rating for the company in a research note on Wednesday, February 1st.
In related news, insider Philip Wagstaff sold 292,036 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, March 6th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 225 ($2.90), for a total value of £657,081 ($848,174.78). In the last ninety days, insiders purchased 196 shares of company stock valued at $44,856.
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Shares of Henderson Group Plc (LON:HGG) traded up 0.82% during trading on Tuesday, hitting GBX 232.30. The stock had a trading volume of 9,955,517 shares. The stock’s 50-day moving average price is GBX 232.25 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 230.63. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 2.54 billion. Henderson Group Plc has a 1-year low of GBX 192.60 and a 1-year high of GBX 278.80.
Henderson Group Plc Company Profile
Henderson Group plc is an independent asset manager, specializing in active investment. The Company is a client-focused global business with assets under management. It manages a range of actively managed investment products for institutional and retail investors, across five capabilities, which include European equities, global equities, global fixed income, multi-asset and alternatives, including private equity and property.
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