Hilton Food Group’s (HFG) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Peel Hunt

Hilton Food Group (LON:HFG)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by stock analysts at Peel Hunt in a report released on Wednesday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports.

Several other equities research analysts have also commented on the stock. Shore Capital reissued a “house stock” rating on shares of Hilton Food Group in a report on Thursday, October 31st. Berenberg Bank reissued a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 950 ($12.50) price target on shares of Hilton Food Group in a report on Friday, September 6th. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 1,063.75 ($13.99).

HFG opened at GBX 1,042.02 ($13.71) on Wednesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 215.65, a current ratio of 0.98 and a quick ratio of 0.74. The firm has a fifty day moving average price of GBX 1,017.42 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 986.30. Hilton Food Group has a 1 year low of GBX 855 ($11.25) and a 1 year high of GBX 1,096 ($14.42). The stock has a market cap of $836.85 million and a P/E ratio of 28.16.

In related news, insider Philip Heffer sold 360,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, October 31st. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 1,000 ($13.15), for a total value of £3,600,000 ($4,735,595.90).

Hilton Food Group Company Profile

Hilton Food Group plc, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the food packing business. The company offers a range of fresh items, such as roasting joints, steaks, chops, and minces. It also provides value-added products comprising barbecue ranges, marinated meats, meat cuts, serving sauces, and ready to cook products.

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