LON:BOY - Bodycote Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started GBX 853 -16.70 (-1.92 %) (As of 04/18/2019 02:31 PM ET)Previous CloseGBX 869.70Today's RangeGBX 842 - GBX 85852-Week RangeGBX 673 - GBX 1,077Volume313,787 shsAverage Volume483,340 shsMarket Capitalization£1.62 billionP/E Ratio15.74Dividend Yield2.23%BetaN/A ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsInsider TradesHeadlines Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Bodycote plc provides thermal processing services worldwide. The company operates in two business areas, Aerospace, Defence & Energy; and Automotive & General Industrial. It offers heat treatment services, including altering the microstructure of metals and alloys, such as steel and aluminum to impart properties comprising surface hardness, temperature resistance, ductility, and strength; metal joining services consisting of electron beam welding, and vacuum and honeycomb brazing; and Hot isostatic pressing (HIP) services, including HIP product fabrication, isostatic pressing, and HIP supporting services. The company also provides surface technologies, which are used to prolong the working life of components and protect from environmental factors, such as corrosion and abrasion. Its surface technologies include specialized plasma spray, high velocity oxygen fuel, and thermo-chemically formed coatings to enhance wear resistance. It serves aerospace and defense, energy, automotive, and general industrial markets. The company was founded in 1923 and is headquartered in Macclesfield, the United Kingdom. Receive BOY News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for BOY and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange LON Industry Diversified Industrials Sub-IndustryN/A SectorIndustrials Current SymbolLON:BOY Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A CIKN/A Webwww.bodycote.com Phone+44-1625-505300Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.32 Current Ratio1.19 Quick Ratio1.05Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio15.74 Forward P/E Ratio0.15 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales£728.60 million Price / Sales2.22 Cash FlowGBX 20.08 per share Price / Cash Flow42.49 Book ValueGBX 382.80 per share Price / Book2.23Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net MarginsN/A Return on EquityN/A Return on AssetsN/AMiscellaneous Employees5,647 Outstanding Shares189,616,000Market Cap£1.62 billion Next Earnings DateN/A OptionableNot Optionable Bodycote (LON:BOY) Frequently Asked Questions What is Bodycote's stock symbol? Bodycote trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "BOY." How often does Bodycote pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Bodycote? Bodycote declared a dividend on Friday, March 8th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, April 18th will be given a dividend of GBX 33.20 per share on Friday, June 7th. This represents a yield of 3.99%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 18th. This is an increase from Bodycote's previous dividend of $5.70. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Bodycote's Dividend History. How were Bodycote's earnings last quarter? Bodycote PLC (LON:BOY) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, March, 6th. The company reported $49.20 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $47.20 by $2.00. The business earned $690.20 million during the quarter. View Bodycote's Earnings History. What price target have analysts set for BOY? 16 brokers have issued 12 month price targets for Bodycote's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 715 to GBX 1,180. On average, they anticipate Bodycote's share price to reach GBX 920.71 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 7.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Bodycote. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Bodycote? 16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Bodycote in the last year. There are currently 4 sell ratings, 6 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Bodycote. Has Bodycote been receiving favorable news coverage? Headlines about BOY stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Bodycote earned a coverage optimism score of 0.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. Who are some of Bodycote's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Bodycote include Spirax-Sarco Engineering (SPX), GEA Group Aktiengesellschaft (G1A), Rheinmetall (RHM), Jungheinrich (JUN3), Duerr (DUE), IMI (IMI), Krones (KRN), Rotork (ROR), Kuka (KU2), ATS Automation Tooling Systems (ATA), Pfeiffer Vacuum Technology (PFV), Nordex (NDX1), Stabilus (STM), Deutz (DEZ) and WashTec (WSU). What other stocks do shareholders of Bodycote own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Bodycote investors own include BTG (BTG), Indivior (INDV), Kenmare Resources (KMR), Diageo (DEO), Legal & General Group (LGEN), Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY), Meggitt (MGGT), SSE (SSE), AstraZeneca (AZN) and Man Group (EMG). Who are Bodycote's key executives? Bodycote's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Stephen C. Harris, Group CEO & Exec. Director (Age 61)Mr. Dominique Robert de Lisle Yates, CFO & Exec. Director (Age 51)Mr. Mike Hallas, MD of Nordic UK SBU & Member of Sr. Operating BoardMs. Ute S. Ball, Group Company Sec. (Age 58) How do I buy shares of Bodycote? Shares of BOY and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock. What is Bodycote's stock price today? One share of BOY stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 853. How big of a company is Bodycote? Bodycote has a market capitalization of £1.62 billion and generates £728.60 million in revenue each year. Bodycote employs 5,647 workers across the globe. What is Bodycote's official website? The official website for Bodycote is http://www.bodycote.com/. How can I contact Bodycote? Bodycote's mailing address is Springwood Court, Springwood Close, MACCLESFIELD, SK10 2XF, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1625-505300. MarketBeat Community Rating for Bodycote (LON BOY)Community Ranking: 2.9 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 497 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 361 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 858MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Bodycote and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BOY will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BOY will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 4/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How is inflation measured?