How to buy Hammerson shares

Hammerson shares have increased 4.19% from yesterday's closing price (26.36p). Learn how to easily invest in Hammerson shares.

Hammerson PLC (HMSO) is a publicly traded reit-retail business based in the UK. It opened the day at 25.5p after a previous close of 25.3p. During the day the price has varied from a low of 25.42p to a high of 26.52p. The latest price was 26.36p (25 minute delay). Hammerson is listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) and employs 320 staff. All prices are listed in pence sterling.

How to buy shares in Hammerson

  1. Choose a platform. If you're a beginner, our share-dealing table below can help you choose.
  2. Open your account. You'll need your ID, bank details and national insurance number.
  3. Confirm your payment details. You'll need to fund your account with a bank transfer, debit card or credit card.
  4. Search the platform for stock code: HMSO in this case.
  5. Research Hammerson shares. The platform should provide the latest information available.
  6. Buy your Hammerson shares. It's that simple.
The whole process can take as little as 15 minutes. You'll need a smartphone or computer, an internet connection, your passport or driving licence and a means of payment.
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Fees for buying 500x Hammerson shares with popular platforms

Share prices fluctuate in real time, so the costs presented here should be considered as a guide only. They do not incorporate stamp duty. Always refer to the platform itself for availability and pricing – which may differ from our information.

Platform Customer rating Platform fee Min. initial deposit Trading fee estimate
Freetrade logo ★★★★★ £0 - £9.99 No minimum £0.00
£131.80 total
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eToro Free Stocks logo ★★★★★ £0 $50 £0.00
£131.80 total
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IG Share Dealing logo ★★★★★ £0 £250 £8.00
£139.80 total
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CMC Invest share dealing account logo Not yet rated £0 No minimum £0.00
£131.80 total
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Hargreaves Lansdown Fund and Share Account logo ★★★★★ £0 £1 £11.95
£143.75 total
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Degiro Share Dealing logo ★★★★★ £0 No minimum £1.76
£133.56 total
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Is it a good time to buy Hammerson stock?

Only you can make the decision on the time to leap. The gauge below shows real-time ratings that are based on 26 popular indicators such as moving averages, for specific time periods. It's not a recommendation but is simply technical analysis that can form part of your research.

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All investing should be regarded as longer term. The value of your investments can go up and down, and you may get back less than you invest. Past performance is no guarantee of future results. If you’re not sure which investments are right for you, please seek out a financial adviser. Capital at risk.

Is Hammerson under- or over-valued?

Valuing a stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge value. Check out the Hammerson P/E ratio, PEG ratio and EBITDA

Hammerson's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.1506. A PEG ratio close to 1 can be interpreted as meaning shares offer reasonable value for the current rate of growth.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Hammerson's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Hammerson's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is £192.4 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Hammerson's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

What's Hammerson's ESG track record?

Environmental, social and governance (known as ESG) criteria are a set of three factors used to measure the sustainability and social impact of companies like Hammerson.

Overall Hammerson ESG score

Hammerson's total ESG risk: 19.6

Socially conscious investors use ESG scores to screen how an investment aligns with their worldview, and Hammerson's overall score of 19.6 (as at 12/31/2018) is excellent – landing it in it in the 11st percentile of companies rated in the same sector.

ESG scores are increasingly used to estimate the level of risk a company like Hammerson is exposed to within the areas of "environmental" (carbon footprint, resource use etc.), "social" (health and safety, human rights etc.), and "governance" (anti-corruption, tax transparency etc.).

Hammerson's environmental score: 10.14/100

Hammerson's environmental score of 10.14 puts it squarely in the 9th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Hammerson is a leader in its sector terms of its environmental impact, and exposed to a lower level of risk.

Hammerson's social score: 10.8/100

Hammerson's social score of 10.8 puts it squarely in the 9th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Hammerson is a leader in its sector when it comes to taking good care of its workforce and the communities it impacts.

Hammerson's governance score: 10.17/100

Hammerson's governance score puts it squarely in the 9th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. That could suggest that Hammerson is a leader in its sector when it comes to responsible management and strategy, and exposed to a lower level of risk.

Frequently asked questions

All investing should be regarded as longer term. The value of your investments can go up and down, and you may get back less than you invest. Past performance is no guarantee of future results. If you’re not sure which investments are right for you, please seek out a financial adviser. Capital at risk.

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