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HFG - Hilton Food Share Price

1170p 18.0  1.6%

Last Trade - 07/08/20

Consumer Defensives
Mid Cap
Market Cap £958.3m
Enterprise Value £1.24bn
Revenue £1.81bn
Position in Universe 393rd / 1819
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1m -0.16%
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52w High -13.5%
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Year End 29th Dec 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020E 2021E CAGR / Avg
1,099 1,095 1,234 1,357 1,650 1,815 2,294 2,657 +10.6%
-0.2 +11.3 +20.7 +7.8 +10.2 +2.6 +19.2 +15.2
Balance Sheet
FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the fiscal year ended 29 December 2019, Hilton Food Group plc revenues increased 10% to £1.81B. Net income increased 2% to £33.1M. Revenues reflect Western Europe segment increase of 3% to £1.63B. Net income was partially offset by Central Costs and Other segment loss increase of 99% to £10.1M, Central Europe segment income remaining flat at £2.3M. Dividend per share remained flat at £0.21.
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Profile Summary

Hilton Food Group plc is a United Kingdom-based retail meat packing company. The Company operates through three segments: Western Europe, Central Europe, and Central costs and other. The Western Europe segment covers its businesses in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Holland, Sweden and Denmark. In Central Europe, its meat packing business, based at Tychy in Poland, supplies customers across Central Europe, from Hungary to the Baltics. In Australia, it is engaged in a joint venture with Woolworths, under which it operates certain Woolworths' meat processing and packing plants. The Company's subsidiaries include Hilton Foods UK Limited, Hilton Meats Zaandam BV, Hilton Foods (Ireland) Limited, HFG Sverige AB, Hilton Foods Danmark A/S, Hilton Food Group (Europe) Limited and Hilton Foods Asia Pacific Limited.

Last Annual December 29th, 2019
Last Interim December 29th, 2019
Incorporated March 16, 2007
Public Since May 17, 2007
No. of Shareholders: n/a
No. of Employees: 5,116
Sector Consumer Defensives
Industry Food & Tobacco
Index FTSE All Share , FTSE All Share Consumer Goods , FTSE All Share Food Producers , FTSE 350 , FTSE 350 Lower Yield , FTSE 250 , FTSE 350 Food Producers , ,
Exchange London Stock Exchange (Full)
Shares in Issue 81,910,200
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Frequently Asked Questions for Hilton Food
What is the Hilton Food share price?

As of 07/08/20, shares in Hilton Food are trading at 1170p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £958.3m. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Hilton Food share price performed this year?

Shares in Hilton Food are currently trading at 1170p and the price has moved by 28.01% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Hilton Food price has moved by 51.14% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Hilton Food?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Hilton Food, there are there are currently 2 "buy" , 1 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Hilton Food is Buy. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Hilton Food next release its financial results?

Hilton Food is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2020-12-29
What is the Hilton Food dividend yield?

The Hilton Food dividend yield is 1.83% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does Hilton Food pay a dividend?

Last year, Hilton Food paid a total dividend of 0.21, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 1.83%. Looking ahead, Hilton Food has not announced an ex-dividend date yet.

When does Hilton Food next pay dividends?

Hilton Food has yet to annouce their ex-dividend date. The historic dividend yield on Hilton Food shares is currently 1.83%.

How do I buy Hilton Food shares?

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What is the market cap of Hilton Food?

Shares in Hilton Food are currently trading at 1170p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £958.3m.

Where are Hilton Food shares listed? Where are Hilton Food shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Hilton Food:

Country of listing: United Kingdom
Exchange: LSE
Ticker Symbol: HFG
What kind of share is Hilton Food?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Hilton Food is currently classified as a High Flyer. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a Hilton Food share price forecast 2020?

Shares in Hilton Food are currently priced at 1170p. At that level they are trading at 8.24% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 1,275.07.

Analysts covering Hilton Food currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 0.48259 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Hilton Food share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like Hilton Food. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been 38.46%. At the current price of 1170p, shares in Hilton Food are trading at 7.66% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the Hilton Food PE Ratio?

The Hilton Food PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 28.9. The shares are currently trading at 1170p.

The PE ratio (or price-to-earnings ratio) is the one of the most popular valuation measures used by stock market investors. It is calculated by dividing a company's price per share by its earnings per share.

The PE ratio can be seen as being expressed in years, in the sense that it shows the number of years of earnings which would be required to pay back the purchase price, ignoring inflation. So in general terms, the higher the PE, the more expensive the stock is.

Who are the key directors of Hilton Food?

Hilton Food's management team is headed by:

Robert Watson - CHM
Nigel Majewski - CFO
Philip Heffer - CEO
Neil George - SEC
John Worby - NID
Christine Cross - NID
Angus Porter - NID
Rebecca Shelley - NID
Who are the major shareholders of Hilton Food?

Here are the top five shareholders of Hilton Food based on the size of their shareholding:

Aberdeen Standard Investments (Edinburgh) Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 11.04% (9.04m shares)
Fidelity Management & Research Company Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 10% (8.19m shares)
ASI UK Smaller Companies Fund Mutual Fund
Percentage owned: 5.69% (4.66m shares)
Heffer (Philip John) Individual Investor
Percentage owned: 4.67% (3.82m shares)
Santander Asset Management UK Limited Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 3.84% (3.15m shares)
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