Chemring Group plc Company Profile (LON:CHG)

About Chemring Group plc (LON:CHG)

Chemring Group plc logoChemring Group PLC is engaged in offering solutions to protect defense and security markets. The Company operates through three segments: Countermeasures, which is engaged in the development and manufacture of expendable countermeasures for air, sea and land platforms, and land-based electronic warfare equipment; Sensors & Electronics, which is engaged in the development and manufacture of improvised explosive device (IED) detection equipment, chemical and biological threat detection equipment, IED electronic countermeasures, network protection technologies and explosive ordnance disposal equipment, and Energetic Systems, which is engaged in the development, procurement and manufacture of signals and illumination devices and payloads, cartridge/propellant actuated devices, pyrotechnic devices for satellite launch and deployment, missile and ammunition components, propellants, warheads, fuses, separation sub-systems, actuators and energetic materials.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrials
  • Industry: Aerospace & Defense
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:CHG
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: £484.46 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 279,229,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 176.68
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 182.60
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 140 - GBX 208
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 25.14
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £546.6 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.89
  • Book Value: GBX 1.42 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.22
  • Dividend Yield: 1.2%
  • EBITDA: £81.9 million
  • Net Margins: -1.36%
  • Return on Equity: -1.67%
  • Return on Assets: -0.91%
  • Average Volume: 440,472 shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Chemring Group plc (LON:CHG)

What is Chemring Group plc's stock symbol?

Chemring Group plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "CHG."

How often does Chemring Group plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Chemring Group plc?

Chemring Group plc declared a dividend on Thursday, June 22nd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 31st will be paid a dividend of GBX 1 per share on Friday, September 15th. This represents a yield of 0.52%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 31st. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Chemring Group plc's Dividend History.

Where is Chemring Group plc's stock going? Where will Chemring Group plc's stock price be in 2017?

5 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Chemring Group plc's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 200 to GBX 225. On average, they expect Chemring Group plc's share price to reach GBX 211.20 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Chemring Group plc.

Who are some of Chemring Group plc's key competitors?

Who are Chemring Group plc's key executives?

Chemring Group plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Carl-Peter Edmund Moriz Forster, Chairman of the Board - Designate, Non-Executive Independent Director
  • Michael Flowers, Group Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Andrew G. Lewis, Group Finance Director, Director
  • Sarah L. Ellard, Company Secretary, Group Legal Director, Executive Director
  • Daniel Dayan, Non-Executive Director
  • Andrew Davies, Non-Executive Independent Director
  • Nigel Young, Senior Non-Executive Independent Director

How do I buy Chemring Group plc stock?

Shares of Chemring Group plc 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 Chemring Group plc's stock price today?

One share of Chemring Group plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 173.50.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Chemring Group plc (LON CHG)
Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  234 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  348 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  582
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Chemring Group plc and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Chemring Group plc (LON:CHG) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.60)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 211.20
Consensus Price Target History for Chemring Group plc (LON:CHG)
Price Target History for Chemring Group plc (LON:CHG)
Analysts' Ratings History for Chemring Group plc (LON:CHG)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/6/2017Liberum CapitalBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 210 -> GBX 225View Rating Details
8/17/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual weightGBX 200View Rating Details
7/24/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 205View Rating Details
6/22/2017Panmure GordonBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 190 -> GBX 216View Rating Details
1/30/2017Canaccord GenuityUpgradeBuyGBX 160 -> GBX 210View Rating Details
3/28/2016InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 280View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/20/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Chemring Group plc (LON:CHG)
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Earnings Estimates for Chemring Group plc (LON:CHG)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $11.38 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Chemring Group plc (LON CHG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
6/22/2017GBX 10.52%8/31/20178/31/20179/15/2017
1/19/2017GBX 1.300.76%4/27/20174/27/20175/18/2017
6/23/2015GBX 2.401.13%9/3/20159/3/20159/25/2015
1/22/2015GBX 1.700.73%4/16/20154/16/20155/8/2015
6/24/2014GBX 2.401.25%7/23/20147/23/20148/15/2014
1/23/2014GBX 3.801.57%4/16/20144/16/20145/9/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Chemring Group plc (LON:CHG)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Chemring Group plc (LON:CHG)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Chemring Group plc (LON:CHG)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/22/2017Michael FlowersInsiderBuy20,000GBX 197£39,400
1/27/2017Sarah EllardInsiderSell6,428GBX 195£12,534.60
1/19/2017Andrew LewisInsiderBuy8,720GBX 174£15,172.80
8/11/2016Flowers ,MichaelInsiderBuy15,000GBX 133£19,950
6/21/2016Dayan,DanielInsiderBuy60,500GBX 115£69,575
4/6/2016Flowers ,MichaelInsiderBuy20,000GBX 137£27,400
2/19/2016Much,Ian F RInsiderBuy1,965GBX 94£1,847.10
10/30/2015Ellard,SarahInsiderSell15,375GBX 161£24,753.75
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Chemring Group plc (LON:CHG)
Latest Headlines for Chemring Group plc (LON:CHG)
DateHeadline logoChemring Group plc (CHG) Price Target Increased to GBX 225 by Analysts at Liberum Capital - October 7 at 8:38 PM logoChemring Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CHG-GB : September 25, 2017 - September 25 at 12:34 PM logoChemring Group Revenue For 4-month Period Increases 13.4% - September 5 at 6:44 PM logoChemring Group plc (CHG) Given Equal weight Rating at Barclays PLC - August 20 at 5:02 PM logoChemring Group plc (CHG) Receives "Buy" Rating from Liberum Capital - August 7 at 6:34 AM logoChemring Group plc (CHG) Given New GBX 205 Price Target at J P Morgan Chase & Co - July 10 at 12:42 AM logoChemring Group H1 Pretax Loss Narrows; Revenue Up 38.6% - Quick Facts - June 22 at 11:11 AM logoWill the pound’s fightback sink these 2 fast-growing FTSE 250 exporters? - March 23 at 4:39 PM logo[$$] Safestore backs down over increase to executive pay - March 21 at 4:34 PM logoWhy I’m excited by positive FY results from this turnaround stock - March 6 at 10:35 AM logo5 profit warnings in 15 months… has Cobham plc now bottomed? - February 16 at 9:55 AM logoIs Chemring Group plc an unmissable buy after 45% profit growth? - Yahoo Finance UK - January 21 at 9:21 PM logoChemring swings to profit, declares final dividend - January 19 at 5:30 PM logoChemring Group Reports Pretax Profit In FY16; Revenue Up 16.7% - Quick Facts - January 19 at 5:30 PM logo[$$] Chemring returns to profit on back of restructuring - January 19 at 5:30 PM logo[$$] Pearson's textbook error calls pay policy into question - January 19 at 5:30 PM logoChemring Names Andrew Lewis Group Finance Director, Effective Jan. 9 - December 13 at 4:56 PM logoChemring Names Andrew Lewis Group Finance Director, Effective Jan. 9 - RTT News - December 13 at 6:28 AM logoAre profits set to soar at Enquest plc & Chemring Group plc? - November 21 at 4:29 PM logoChemring Revenues Climb; Sees FY Trading In Line With Market View - Quick Facts - November 21 at 9:08 AM logo[$$] British Steel pensions are as special as anyone else's - June 21 at 2:02 PM logo[$$] Intu Properties extends winning streak with 3% climb - June 21 at 2:00 PM logoChemring H1 Loss Widens, Revenues Up; Sees FY16 Slightly Below Market View - June 21 at 8:55 AM logoChemring shares tumbled 35% after profit warning - June 21 at 8:55 AM logo4 shares for a Donald Trump presidency? - May 11 at 5:20 AM


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Chemring Group plc (CHG) Chart for Friday, October, 20, 2017

This page was last updated on 10/20/2017 by Staff

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