Hammerson Spread Betting
Where Can I Spread Bet on Hammerson?
Currently, investors can take a view on Hammerson, in addition to a host of similar markets, with providers such as:
|Broker Ratings - Sponsored by IG
A look at the latest Hammerson broker ratings:
|16-Mar-16||Neutral||Exane BNP Paribas||582||600||3.10%|
|22-Feb-16||Neutral||Kempen & Co||562||600||6.80%|
|18-Feb-16||Neutral||Exane BNP Paribas||558||620||11.10%|
|21-Jan-16||Outperform||Exane BNP Paribas||554.5||680||22.60%|
|06-Jan-16||Buy||Panmure Gordon & Co Limited||591.5||825||39.50%|
|04-Oct-15||Outperform||Exane BNP Paribas||637||750||17.70%|
|01-Oct-15||Buy||Panmure Gordon & Co Limited||632||825||30.50%|
For the latest UK broker ratings see Daily Trading Tips.
Where Can I Find Live Prices and Charts for Hammerson?
The real-time CFDs chart and prices below provides you with a helpful view of the Hammerson share price.
The Plus500 chart above typically uses the Hammerson futures market.
If you would like to access up-to-the-minute spread trading prices and charts for Hammerson, you may need a financial spread betting account.
In addition, a spreads account would let you speculate on shorter term spot prices. Please note that all such accounts are subject to status and credit checks.
Should your new account be accepted then, when you log on, you will be able to look at the real time charts and prices. Usually, these will be free. The catch? You might get the odd sales email and/or call from the relevant online spread betting provider.
If you do trade then, before starting, you should note that CFD trading and financial spread trading involve a significant level of risk to your capital and losses could exceed your initial deposit.
See below for more on advanced Hammerson charts.
Hammerson Analysis & News
Professional Level Charting Packages for Hammerson Shares
Whilst charts tend to vary across the industry, to aid your trading, the majority of charts have useful tools that include:
Charts on FinancialSpreads.com also have advanced features such as:
- Many different intervals - 1 minute, 4 hours, 1 day etc.
- A variety of display options - candlestick charts and line charts
- Drawing tools - Fibonacci Arcs, Time Zones and Fans
Example trading chart
- Customisable Indicators, Back Testing and Analysis tools
- Useful chart overlays - Moving Averages, Bollinger Bands, Price Channels etc.
- A wide selection of indicators - Chaikin's Money Flow, TSI, CCI etc.
- Automated email alerts that trigger when the markets hit a specific price
The following online spread betting firms give their users access to real time prices/charts:
Where Can I Spread Bet on Hammerson for Free?
Trading the financial markets always comes with risk. However, if you would like to open a completely free Test Account, where you can trial financial spread betting, then please see below.
When thinking about which investment option might work for you, also remember that, in the UK, spread betting is exempt from capital gains tax, stamp duty and income tax*.
Assuming you want a low cost spread betting site, note that investors can financial spread bet on Hammerson with zero commissions and no brokers' fees with providers like:
If you want a Test Account / Demo Account where you are able to try financial spread betting, including trading markets such as the DAX 30, EUR/GBP and Hammerson, then you could have a look at:
Each of the above spread betting companies currently offer a risk free Test Account that allows investors to apply a variety of orders, test ideas and access professional charts.
How to Spread Bet on Hammerson?
Should an investor decide to invest in UK listed companies such as Hammerson then one possibility could be spread trading on the Hammerson share price.
Looking at a spread trading site like FinancialSpreads.com, you can see that they are currently valuing the Hammerson Rolling Daily market at 478.0p - 478.8p. Therefore, you can put a spread bet on the Hammerson share price:
Moving above 478.8p, or
Moving below 478.0p
When spread betting on UK equities you trade in £x per penny. So, if your stake was £5 per penny and the Hammerson share price moves 28p then that would change your profits (or losses) by £140. £5 per penny x 28p = £140.
Rolling Daily Equities Markets
It is important to note that this is a Rolling Daily Market and so there is no preset closing date for this market. If you leave your trade open at the end of the day, it just rolls over into the next session.
If you do roll over a trade and you are spread betting that the market will:
Move higher - then you will pay a small overnight financing fee, or
Move lower - then you'll normally receive a small credit to your account
For a fully worked example see Rolling Daily Spread Betting.
Hammerson Rolling Daily - Shares Spread Betting Example
If we take the spread of 478.0p - 478.8p and make the assumptions:
Then you could choose to go long of the market at 478.8p and risk £5 per penny.
- You've analysed the markets, and
- Your analysis suggests the Hammerson shares are likely to increase and move higher than 478.8p
So, you win £5 for every penny that the Hammerson shares push above 478.8p. Nevertheless, it also means that you will make a loss of £5 for every penny that the Hammerson market goes below 478.8p.
Thinking of this in a slightly different way, should you buy a spread bet then your profits (or losses) are calculated by taking the difference between the final price of the market and the price you bought the spread at. You then multiply that price difference by the stake.
Therefore, if after a few trading sessions the shares moved higher then you could consider closing your trade to lock in your profit.
So if the market increased then the spread might move to 500.9p - 501.7p. You would settle/close your trade by selling at 500.9p. Therefore, with the same £5 stake you would make a profit of:
Profit = (Final Level - Initial Level) x stake
Profit = (500.9p - 478.8p) x £5 per penny stake
Profit = 22.1p x £5 per penny stake
Profit = £110.50 profit
Trading equities can work against you. With this example, you had bet that the share price would increase. Of course, the share price could fall.
If the Hammerson stock had started to drop then you might decide to settle/close your position to stop any further losses.
So if the market dropped to 459.6p - 460.4p then this means you would settle your position by selling at 459.6p. If so, that would mean you would lose:
Loss = (Final Level - Initial Level) x stake
Loss = (459.6p - 478.8p) x £5 per penny stake
Loss = -19.2p x £5 per penny stake
Loss = -£96.00 loss
Note - Hammerson Rolling Daily spread quoted as of 19-Oct-12.
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'Hammerson Spread Betting' edited by Jenna Cutly, updated 03-Oct-17
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