Coats Group PLC Company Profile (LON:COA)

About Coats Group PLC (LON:COA)

Coats Group PLC logoCoats Group plc is a United Kingdom-based company engaged in industrial thread manufacturing. The Company's segments are Industrial and Crafts. It offers clothing, accessories, furniture, fiber optics and healthcare items. It also offers technical threads used in various industries, such as automotive; bedding and mattresses; flame retardant protective wear; outdoor goods/sports equipment, and home textiles. It offers engineered yarns and cable fillers for fiber optic and telecoms applications. Its yarn application also includes tea bags, tire cord weft and feminine hygiene. Its footwear and accessories include dress and casual footwear; protective footwear; sports footwear; fashion accessories, and luggage and travel goods. Its apparel includes menswear, ladies wear, children swear, denim, leatherwear and work wear. It is engaged in textile crafts business in the Americas. It offers knitting yarns, crochet yarns, sewing threads, embroidery threads, and patchwork and quilting.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Cyclical Consumer Goods & Services
  • Industry: Textiles & Leather Goods
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:COA
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: £1.09 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,391,361,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 77.07
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 70.15
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 29 - GBX 81.20
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 15.37
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £1.48 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.74
  • Book Value: GBX 0.12 per share
  • Price / Book: 6.53
  • EBIDTA: £183.8 million
  • Net Margins: 6.57%
  • Return on Equity: 66.51%
  • Return on Assets: 6.64%
  • Average Volume: 2.28 million shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Coats Group PLC (LON:COA)

What is Coats Group PLC's stock symbol?

Coats Group PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "COA."

How often does Coats Group PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Coats Group PLC?

Coats Group PLC announced a dividend on Monday, July 31st. Stockholders of record on Thursday, October 26th will be given a dividend of GBX 0 per share on Friday, November 17th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.45%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 26th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Coats Group PLC's Dividend History.

Where is Coats Group PLC's stock going? Where will Coats Group PLC's stock price be in 2017?

3 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for Coats Group PLC's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 90 to GBX 100. On average, they anticipate Coats Group PLC's stock price to reach GBX 96.67 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Coats Group PLC.

Who are some of Coats Group PLC's key competitors?

Who are Coats Group PLC's key executives?

Coats Group PLC's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Rajiv Sharma, Group Chief Executive, Executive Director
  • Simon Boddie, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director
  • Shantanu Banarjee, President - Performance Materials
  • Adrian Elliott, President - Apparel and Footwear
  • Michael Schofer, President - North America Crafts
  • Massimo Petronio, Chief Operating Officer
  • Andy Speak, Chief Human Resource Officer
  • Hizmy Hassen, Chief Digital and Technology Officer
  • Stuart Morgan, Chief Legal & Risk Officer, Group Company Secretary
  • Ronan Cox, Chief Operating Officer - EMEA and LatAm

How do I buy Coats Group PLC stock?

Shares of Coats 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 Coats Group PLC's stock price today?

One share of Coats Group PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 78.40.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Coats Group PLC (LON COA)
Community Ranking:  3.5 out of 5 (star star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  85 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  37 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  122
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Coats 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 Coats Group PLC (LON:COA) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 96.67

Analysts' Ratings History for Coats Group PLC (LON:COA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/3/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyGBX 100View Rating Details
8/2/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 100View Rating Details
7/31/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 90View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Coats Group PLC (LON:COA)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by


Earnings Estimates for Coats Group PLC (LON:COA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.06 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Coats Group PLC (LON COA)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Coats Group PLC (LON:COA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Coats Group PLC (LON:COA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Coats Group PLC (LON:COA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/2/2017Simon BoddieInsiderBuy100,000GBX 57£57,000
2/28/2017Rajiv SharmaInsiderBuy200,000GBX 56£112,000
12/22/2016Simon BoddieInsiderBuy100,000GBX 51£51,000
12/21/2016Nicholas BullInsiderBuy150,000GBX 52£78,000
12/20/2016Rajiv SharmaInsiderBuy200,000GBX 51£102,000
4/7/2016Anderson,RuthInsiderBuy100,000GBX 29£29,000
3/3/2016Forman,PaulInsiderBuy500,000GBX 27£135,000
9/23/2015Gosnell,DavidInsiderBuy400,000GBX 26£104,000
8/13/2015Forman,PaulInsiderBuy200,000GBX 28£56,000
7/1/2015Forman,PaulInsiderBuy25,933GBX 0.25GBX 6,483.25
6/9/2015Richard HowesInsiderBuy290,000GBX 25.45£73,805
5/7/2015Nicholas BullInsiderBuy250,000GBX 29£72,500
3/5/2015Blake A NixonInsiderSell1,400,000GBX 23£322,000
3/4/2015Blake A NixonInsiderSell2,000,000GBX 23£460,000
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Coats Group PLC (LON:COA)
Latest Headlines for Coats Group PLC (LON:COA)
DateHeadline logoTOP NEWS: Coats Group On Track As First-Half Revenue Rise Lifts Profit - London South East (registration) (blog) - August 1 at 3:23 AM logoCoats Group PLC (COA) Set to Announce Earnings on Sunday - July 23 at 4:26 AM logoCoats Group PLC (LON:COA) Earns Buy Rating from Analysts at Berenberg Bank - July 8 at 9:10 AM logoCoats Group PLC (COA) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel Hunt - June 26 at 8:54 PM logoCoats Reaches Final Pension Scheme Settlement To End Regulatory Action - June 26 at 5:11 PM logoEdison Issues Outlook on Coats Group (COA) - June 13 at 12:34 PM logoCoats Group PLC (COA) PT Raised to GBX 72 at Peel Hunt - May 18 at 11:34 PM logoUK Stocks-Factors to watch on May 17 - Reuters - May 18 at 11:06 AM logoBRIEF-Coats says group sales up 5 pct for period Jan 1 to April 30 - May 17 at 9:29 PM logoCoats Has Strong 1st Quarter Despite Tornado Hitting Crafts Facility - May 17 at 11:31 AM logoM&S Poaches Halfords Chief McDonald to Take Key Clothing Role - Yahoo Finance - May 3 at 8:55 AM logoDIRECTOR DEALINGS: New Essentra CEO Paul Forman Buys 20 - London South East (registration) (blog) - April 21 at 9:30 PM logoCoats Group Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:COA) : November 24, 2015 - April 7 at 9:05 AM logoCoats Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : COA-GB : February 26, 2016 - April 7 at 9:05 AM logoCoats Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : COA-GB : June 7, 2016 - April 7 at 9:05 AM logoCoats Group Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:COA) : June 8, 2016 - April 7 at 9:05 AM logoCoats Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : COA-GB : July 29, 2016 - April 7 at 9:05 AM logoDIRECTOR DEALINGS: Coats CEO Sharma Buys 200,000 Shares - March 1 at 11:32 AM logoBRIEF-Coats Group expects in-line growth after 2016 revenue rise - February 24 at 4:47 PM logoUK Stocks-Factors to watch on Feb. 24 | Reuters - Reuters - February 24 at 12:19 PM logoFull Year 2016 Coats Group PLC Earnings Release - 02:00 am ET - February 24 at 12:19 PM logoCoats Group Signs GBP256 Million Settlement With Pension Schemes - London South East (registration) (blog) - February 17 at 5:48 PM logoCompany Overview of Coats Plc - February 7 at 5:31 PM logo3 attractive small-cap stocks for less than a pound - January 20 at 3:44 AM


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Coats Group PLC (COA) Chart for Friday, September, 22, 2017

This page was last updated on 9/22/2017 by Staff