WMH.L - William Hill plc

LSE - LSE Delayed Price. Currency in GBp
175.80
+2.75 (+1.59%)
At close: 4:35PM GMT
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Previous Close173.05
Open173.70
Bid0.00 x 50500
Ask185.00 x 126000
Day's Range173.50 - 177.00
52 Week Range148.25 - 339.80
Volume6,280,837
Avg. Volume6,796,349
Market Cap1.511B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.60
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
EPS (TTM)-112.40
Earnings DateMar 1, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield0.13 (7.73%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-10-25
1y Target Est264.08
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