Hays (HAS) – Analysts’ Weekly Ratings Changes

Hays (LON: HAS) recently received a number of ratings updates from brokerages and research firms:

  • 1/15/2019 – Hays had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Liberum Capital.
  • 1/11/2019 – Hays had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at UBS Group AG.
  • 1/10/2019 – Hays had its price target raised by analysts at Royal Bank of Canada from GBX 180 ($2.35) to GBX 210 ($2.74). They now have a “sector performer” rating on the stock.
  • 1/7/2019 – Hays was upgraded by analysts at HSBC Holdings plc to a “buy” rating. They now have a GBX 190 ($2.48) price target on the stock, down previously from GBX 205 ($2.68).

Shares of LON:HAS opened at GBX 145.50 ($1.90) on Wednesday. Hays plc has a 52-week low of GBX 155 ($2.03) and a 52-week high of GBX 206.20 ($2.69).

In other Hays news, insider Alistair R. Cox sold 1,100,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Friday, November 30th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 157 ($2.05), for a total transaction of £1,727,000 ($2,256,631.39). Also, insider Susan Murray bought 4,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Thursday, November 1st. The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 164 ($2.14) per share, with a total value of £6,560 ($8,571.80).

Hays plc operates as a recruitment company in Australia, New Zealand, Germany, the United Kingdom, Ireland, and internationally. The company offers permanent, temporary, and contractor recruitment services, such as qualified, professional, and skilled recruitment to public and private sector. It specializes in offering recruitment services in the areas of accountancy and finance, construction and property, information technology, life sciences, sales and marketing, banking and capital markets, contact centers, education, engineering and manufacturing, executive, financial services, health and social care, human resources, legal, office professionals, energy, oil and gas, purchasing, retail, resources and mining, and telecoms.

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