Connect Group PLC is a United Kingdom-based distribution company. The Company's segments include Connect News & Media: News Distribution (Smiths News); Connect News & Media: Media (DMD); Connect Parcel Freight (Tuffnells); Connect Education & Care (The Consortium), and Connect Books (Bertrams, Dawson Books and Wordery). Smiths News segment distributes newspapers and magazines to approximately 30,000 retailers across England and Wales from over 40 distribution centers. DMD segment supplies newspaper and magazines to airlines. Tuffnells segment provides next day business to business (B2B) delivery of mixed parcel freight consignments. The Consortium segment is a distributor of education and care consumable products servicing approximately 30,000 customers across the United Kingdom. Bertrams, Dawson Books and Wordery segment distributes physical and digital books to high street and online retailers, public libraries, academic institutions and direct to consumers.
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- Symbol: LON:CNCT
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- Market Cap: £308.09 million
- Outstanding Shares: 245,000,000
- 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 128.16
- 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 138.86
- 52 Week Range: GBX 121 - GBX 168
Sales & Book Value:
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 9.67
- P/E Growth: 0.00
- Annual Revenue: £1.9 billion
- Price / Sales: 0.16
- Book Value: GBX 0.05 per share
- Price / Book: 25.15
- Average Volume: 273,916 shs.
Frequently Asked Questions for Connect Group PLC (LON:CNCT)
What is Connect Group PLC's stock symbol?
Connect Group PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "CNCT."
How often does Connect Group PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Connect Group PLC?
Connect Group PLC declared a dividend on Tuesday, April 25th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, June 8th will be given a dividend of GBX 3.10 per share on Friday, July 7th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.37%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 8th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Connect Group PLC's Dividend History.
Where is Connect Group PLC's stock going? Where will Connect Group PLC's stock price be in 2017?
6 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Connect Group PLC's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 167 to GBX 200. On average, they anticipate Connect Group PLC's stock price to reach GBX 178 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Connect Group PLC.
Who are some of Connect Group PLC's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Connect Group PLC include Oxford Instruments plc (OXIG), Fenner plc (FENR), Tyman PLC (TYMN), AO World PLC (AO), Chesnara Plc (CSN), Exova Group Plc (EXO), RPS Group plc (RPS), Emis Group Plc (EMIS), John Menzies plc (MNZS), Fuller, Smith & Turner plc (FSTA), DFS Furniture PLC (DFS), Advanced Medical Solutions Group plc (AMS), Empiric Student Property PLC (ESP), PureCircle Limited (PURE), Plus500 Ltd (PLUS), Pendragon PLC (PDG), Conviviality PLC (CVR) and Hilton Food Group plc (HFG).
How do I buy Connect Group PLC stock?
Shares of Connect 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.
How much does a share of Connect Group PLC stock cost?
One share of Connect Group PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 125.75.
Earnings History for Connect Group PLC (LON:CNCT)
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Earnings Estimates for Connect Group PLC (LON:CNCT)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $18.11 EPS
Dividend History by Quarter for Connect Group PLC (LON:CNCT)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Connect Group PLC (LON:CNCT)Insider Trades by Quarter for Connect Group PLC (LON:CNCT)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|4/28/2017||Gary Kennedy||Insider||Buy||10,000||GBX 126||£12,600|
|4/27/2017||David Bauernfeind||Insider||Buy||20,000||GBX 127||£25,400|
|4/26/2017||Mark Cashmore||Insider||Buy||12,690||GBX 1||£126.90|
|2/17/2017||Jonathan Bunting||Insider||Sell||38,583||GBX 140||£54,016.20|
|2/10/2017||Mark Cashmore||Insider||Sell||25,747||GBX 140||£36,045.80|
|11/19/2015||Gresham ,Nicholas||Insider||Sell||30,611||GBX 157||£48,059.27|
|10/16/2015||Gresham ,Nicholas||Insider||Sell||25,762||GBX 162||£41,734.44|
|7/10/2015||Gresham ,Nicholas||Insider||Sell||135,475||GBX 148||£200,503|
|1/7/2015||Jonathan Bunting||Insider||Sell||75,671||GBX 153.78||£116,366.86|
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