Hargreaves Lansdown PLC (LON:HL)’s share price hit a new 52-week high on Friday . The company traded as high as GBX 1,454 ($19.60) and last traded at GBX 1,454 ($19.60), with a volume of 677,638 shares. The stock had previously closed at GBX 1,423 ($19.19).

A number of equities analysts have weighed in on HL shares. Jefferies Group LLC upped their target price on Hargreaves Lansdown PLC from GBX 1,380 ($18.61) to GBX 1,395 ($18.81) and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, July 11th. BNP Paribas restated an “underperform” rating and issued a GBX 1,200 ($16.18) target price on shares of Hargreaves Lansdown PLC in a research note on Tuesday, July 18th. Macquarie restated an “outperform” rating and issued a GBX 1,471 ($19.83) target price (up from GBX 1,462 ($19.71)) on shares of Hargreaves Lansdown PLC in a research note on Friday, August 25th. Liberum Capital restated a “sell” rating and issued a GBX 1,107 ($14.93) target price on shares of Hargreaves Lansdown PLC in a research note on Tuesday, June 6th. Finally, Shore Capital restated a “buy” rating on shares of Hargreaves Lansdown PLC in a research note on Friday, August 4th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have given a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 1,374.62 ($18.53).

The company’s 50-day moving average is GBX 1,372.78 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 1,351.98. The stock’s market cap is GBX 6.88 billion.

The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, October 20th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 28th will be paid a dividend of GBX 20.40 ($0.28) per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 28th. This represents a yield of 1.51%.

In other Hargreaves Lansdown PLC news, insider Christopher Hill sold 6,144 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, August 17th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 1,343 ($18.11), for a total transaction of £82,513.92 ($111,249.72).

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About Hargreaves Lansdown PLC

Hargreaves Lansdown plc offers a direct to investor investment service. The Company provides execution only, advisory services and third-party investments for individuals and corporates. Its segments are the Vantage division, the Discretionary/Managed division and the Third Party/Other Services division.

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