Vesuvius PLC Company Profile (LON:CKSN)

About Vesuvius PLC (LON:CKSN)

Vesuvius PLC logoVesuvius PLC is engaged in metal flow engineering, developing, manufacturing and marketing ceramic consumable products and systems to the global steel and foundry industries and in industries that require refractory materials for high temperature, abrasion resistant and corrosion resistant applications such as the aluminium, cement, glass and solar industries. It has three business segments: the Steel and Foundry businesses, both of which are providers of engineered ceramics, and Precious Metals Processing business.Its products are specialised ceramics, including shrouds, stoppers, nozzles, slide gates, lining refractories (monolithic and pre-cast) and fluxes for the steel production industry and filters, feeding systems, coatings and binders for the foundry industry. In June 2013, Vesuvius PLC completed the sale of its Precious Metals Processing Division to Heimerle + Meule GmbH.

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  • Symbol: LON:CKSN
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  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 18.71
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  • Dividend Yield: 1.0%
Frequently Asked Questions for Vesuvius PLC (LON:CKSN)

What is Vesuvius PLC's stock symbol?

Vesuvius PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "CKSN."

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How do I buy Vesuvius PLC stock?

Shares of Vesuvius 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 Vesuvius PLC's stock price today?

One share of Vesuvius PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 645.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Vesuvius PLC (LON CKSN)
Community Ranking:  1.2 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  49 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  155 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  204
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Vesuvius PLC (LON:CKSN) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Vesuvius PLC (LON:CKSN)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/21/2017HSBC Holdings plcDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
8/18/2015Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetUnderperformGBX 435 -> GBX 375View Rating Details
8/7/2015Jefferies Group LLCInitiated CoverageHoldGBX 430View Rating Details
8/4/2015InvestecLower Price TargetHoldGBX 430 -> GBX 395View Rating Details
7/31/2015Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyGBX 510View Rating Details
(Data available from 7/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Vesuvius PLC (LON:CKSN)
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Earnings Estimates for Vesuvius PLC (LON:CKSN)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $30.53 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $34.48 EPS


Dividend History for Vesuvius PLC (LON:CKSN)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Vesuvius PLC (LON:CKSN)
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Headline Trends for Vesuvius PLC (LON:CKSN)
Latest Headlines for Vesuvius PLC (LON:CKSN)
DateHeadline logoVesuvius Plc (VSVS) PT Raised to GBX 610 at Peel Hunt - March 18 at 3:33 PM


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Vesuvius PLC (CKSN) Chart for Sunday, July, 23, 2017

This page was last updated on 7/23/2017 by Staff