Haleon plc (NYSE: HLN) is -1.75% lower on its value in year-to-date trading and has touched a low of $5.59 and a high of $8.50 in the current 52-week trading range. The question becomes, what are the chances the stock will make a comeback and enjoy potential growth. Why not look at analysts view on what the future holds for the stock. The HLN stock was last observed hovering at around $7.88 in the last trading session, with the day’s loss setting it -0.02% off its average median price target of $3.40 for the next 12 months. It is also -96.5% off the consensus price target high of $4.00 offered by 15 analysts, but current levels are -214.4% lower than the price target low of $2.50 for the same period.
Currently trading at $7.86, the stock is -0.47% and 5.35% above its SMA20 and SMA50 respectively. However, with a daily trading volume of 6.52 million and changing -0.25% at the moment leaves the stock 15.91% off its SMA200. HLN registered a gain of 7.67% in past 6-months.
The stock witnessed a 1.03% loss in the last 1 month and extending the period to 3 months gives it a 28.85%, and is -3.56% down over the last 5 days. If we measure the stock’s price variations over the week and the month, we find that the volatility rates stand at 1.67% over the week and 1.85% over the month.
Haleon plc (HLN) has around 22800 employees, a market worth around $35.01B and $12.22B in sales. Current P/E ratio is 19.55. Distance from 52-week low is 40.61% and -7.53% from its 52-week high. The company has generated returns on investments over the last 12 months (5.40%).
Haleon plc (HLN) Analyst Forecasts
Analyst recommendations provided by FactSet shows that the consensus forecast for Haleon plc (HLN) is a “Overweight”. 15 analysts offering their recommendations for the stock, where 5 rate it as a Hold and 1 think it is a “Overweight”. 8 of the analysts rate the stock as a “Buy”. 1 analysts have rated the stock as a Sell or Underperform.
Haleon plc is expected to release its quarterly report on 05/31/2023.The EPS is expected to grow by 21.40% this year.
Haleon plc (HLN) Top Institutional Holders
The shares outstanding are 4.62B, and float is at 2.84B with Short Float at 0.40%.