Communisis plc Company Profile (LON:CMS)

About Communisis plc (LON:CMS)

Communisis plc logoCommunisis PLC is a United Kingdom-based integrated marketing services company. The Company helps in communication between brands and their customers. It creates content and delivers across multiple customer touch-points in digital, broadcast and print channels. It operates in three segments: Design, Produce and Deploy. The Design segment offers marketing expertise, communications consultancy and creative services specializing in customer relationship marketing, shopper marketing, brand activation and financial services content. The Produce segment includes its outbound transactional services for billing and statements for financial services and utilities. The Produce segment includes its capabilities, such as document composition, workflow management, and digital output, such as e-mail. The Deploy segment offers brand deployment support with service lines, such as campaign management, studio services, supplier sourcing, governance, in-store activation, and warehousing and logistics.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrials
  • Industry: Commercial Printing Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:CMS
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: £121.59 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 208,740,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 53.03
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 51.62
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 33.50 - GBX 62.50
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 13.24
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £372.95 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.33
  • Book Value: GBX 0.63 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.92
  • EBIDTA: £24.86 million
  • Net Margins: 2.07%
  • Return on Equity: 6.18%
  • Return on Assets: 2.32%
  • Average Volume: 337,501 shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Communisis plc (LON:CMS)

What is Communisis plc's stock symbol?

Communisis plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "CMS."

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

Communisis plc announced a dividend on Thursday, August 3rd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 14th will be given a dividend of GBX 0.89 per share on Friday, October 13th. This represents a yield of 1.78%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 14th. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Communisis plc's Dividend History.

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

2 brokers have issued 1 year price objectives for Communisis plc's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 65 to GBX 75. On average, they expect Communisis plc's stock price to reach GBX 70 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Communisis plc.

Who are some of Communisis plc's key competitors?

Who are Communisis plc's key executives?

Communisis plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Andy M. Blundell, Chief Executive, Executive Director
  • Mark Stoner, Finance Director, Executive Director
  • Tony Commons, Group Human Resources Director
  • Laurence Bosshard, Group Client Director, International Managing Director and Managing Director – Deploy
  • Malcolm Cotton, Managing Director – Design
  • David Herridge, Managing Director – Produce
  • Sarah Morton, Company Secretary
  • David Gilbertson, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Jane Griffiths, Non-Executive Independent Director
  • Peter Jonathan Harris, Non-Executive Independent Director

How do I buy Communisis plc stock?

Shares of Communisis 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 Communisis plc's stock price today?

One share of Communisis plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 58.25.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Communisis plc (LON CMS)
Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  111 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  89 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  200
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Communisis 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 Communisis plc (LON:CMS) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 70

Analysts' Ratings History for Communisis plc (LON:CMS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/3/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 75View Rating Details
8/3/2017FinnCapReiterated RatingBuyGBX 65View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Communisis plc (LON:CMS)
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Earnings Estimates for Communisis plc (LON:CMS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $6.25 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Communisis plc (LON CMS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/3/2017GBX 0.891.78%9/14/20179/14/201710/13/2017
3/9/2017GBX 1.613.13%4/27/20174/27/20175/26/2017
3/3/2016GBX 1.473.34%4/21/20164/21/20165/20/2016
3/5/2015GBX 1.332.51%4/16/20154/16/20155/15/2015
3/6/2014GBX 1.201.7%4/16/20144/16/20145/20/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Communisis plc (LON:CMS)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Communisis plc (LON:CMS)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Communisis plc (LON:CMS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/7/2017Andy BlundellInsiderSell43,472GBX 57£24,779.04
8/29/2017David GilbertsonInsiderBuy93,000GBX 54£50,220
11/21/2016Andy BlundellInsiderBuy13,000GBX 37£4,810
4/7/2016Blundell ,AndyInsiderSell45,537GBX 46£20,947.02
3/25/2015Dave RushtonInsiderSell50,175GBX 51£25,589.25
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Communisis plc (LON:CMS)
Latest Headlines for Communisis plc (LON:CMS)
DateHeadline logoCommunisis Plc : CMS-GB: Dividend Analysis : September 15th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 16, 2017 - September 15 at 10:45 PM logoCommunisis plc Declares Dividend of GBX 0.89 (CMS) - September 9 at 2:18 PM logoInsider Selling: Communisis plc (CMS) Insider Sells 43,472 Shares of Stock - September 8 at 7:16 AM logoDavid Gilbertson Buys 93,000 Shares of Communisis plc (CMS) Stock - August 29 at 1:34 PM logoCommunisis Plc :CMS-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : August 10, 2017 - August 9 at 10:35 PM logoCommunisis Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CMS-GB : August 8, 2017 - August 8 at 5:03 PM logo2 dividend giants that could make your fortune - Motley Fool UK - June 24 at 4:36 PM logoCommunisis Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CMS-GB : June 19, 2017 - June 19 at 2:17 PM logoGrafenia Plc (GRA.L) - June 5 at 9:23 PM logoCommunisis Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CMS-GB : June 1, 2017 - June 1 at 5:00 PM logoCommunisis Plc :CMS-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended December 31, 2016 : May 5, 2017 - May 5 at 9:39 PM logoCommunisis Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CMS-GB : May 1, 2017 - May 1 at 8:35 AM logoCommunisis Plc : CMS-GB: Dividend Analysis : April 28th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 28, 2017 - April 28 at 10:23 PM logoCommunisis Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:CMS) : April 20, 2017 - April 20 at 4:31 PM logoCommunisis Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CMS-GB : April 19, 2017 - April 19 at 12:49 PM logoCommunisis plc (CMS) Receives “Buy” Rating from Liberum Capital - March 9 at 11:33 PM logoThis super growth stock looks undervalued by 40% - March 9 at 4:57 PM logoOne big yielder I’d buy, and one I’d sell, in March - February 19 at 11:19 AM logoJames Bartholomew: 'There's a flood of cash waiting to hit markets' - February 3 at 4:41 PM logoWhy have ST Ives plc shares crashed by a third today? - Yahoo Finance UK - January 20 at 10:34 PM logoCan Communisis plc and Nanoco Group plc keep shooting higher? - December 15 at 4:47 PM logoAre these small-caps value stars or value traps? - November 16 at 9:31 AM logoHalf Year 2016 Communisis PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open - August 4 at 11:34 AM logoThree top picks on Thursday’s news? - August 4 at 11:34 AM logoAre these 6% yielders too good to miss?! - June 25 at 3:30 AM logoFull Year 2015 Communisis PLC Earnings Release - Time Not Supplied - March 3 at 7:07 AM logoShould You Buy These Stocks At 52-Week Lows? Communisis plc, Halfords Group plc & Rolls-Royce Holding PLC - November 13 at 6:45 AM logoPitney Bowes and Communisis in 10-year Mail Transformation Program - September 28 at 7:00 AM


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Communisis plc (CMS) Chart for Saturday, September, 23, 2017

This page was last updated on 9/23/2017 by Staff