Cobham plc Company Profile (LON:COB)

About Cobham plc (LON:COB)

Cobham plc logoCobham plc is a technology and services provider in commercial and defense and security markets. It operates in four segments. The Communications and Connectivity segment provides equipment and solutions to enable connectivity across a range of environments in aerospace, avionics, satellite and radio, wireless and mobile connectivity markets. The Mission Systems segment provides safety and survival systems for extreme environments, aerial refueling systems and wing-tip to wing-tip mission systems for fast jets, transport aircraft and rotorcraft. The Aviation Services segment delivers outsourced aviation services, including military training, special mission flight operations and outsourced commercial aviation. The Advanced Electronic Solutions segment provides solutions for communication on land, at sea, in the air and in space through off-the-shelf and a range of products, including radio frequency, microwave, and microelectronics, antenna subsystems and motion control solutions.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrials
  • Industry: Aerospace & Defense
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:COB
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: £2.88 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 2,084,199,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 137.16
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 130.67
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 89.07 - GBX 154.51
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: -6.64
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £2.03 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.42
  • Book Value: GBX 0.48 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.88
  • EBIDTA: ($546,200,000.00)
  • Net Margins: 1.62%
  • Return on Equity: 4.39%
  • Return on Assets: 1.14%
  • Average Volume: 6.26 million shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Cobham plc (LON:COB)

What is Cobham plc's stock symbol?

Cobham plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "COB."

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

12 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for Cobham plc's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 88 to GBX 150. On average, they anticipate Cobham plc's stock price to reach GBX 129.29 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Cobham plc.

Who are some of Cobham plc's key competitors?

Who are Cobham plc's key executives?

Cobham plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • David Lockwood, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • David Mellors, Chief Financial Officer, Director
  • Lyn Colloff, Company Secretary
  • Michael P. Wareing, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • David Flint CBE, Senior Independent Non-Executive Director
  • Michael Willam Hagee, Independent Non-Executive Director
  • John David Gibson McAdam Ph.D., Non-Executive Senior Independent Director
  • Birgit Noergaard, Non-Executive Independent Director

How do I buy Cobham plc stock?

Shares of Cobham 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 Cobham plc's stock price today?

One share of Cobham plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 138.10.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Cobham plc (LON COB)
Community Ranking:  1.0 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  236 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  959 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,195
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Cobham 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 Cobham plc (LON:COB) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 9 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.92)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 129.29

Analysts' Ratings History for Cobham plc (LON:COB)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/31/2017Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 115 -> GBX 120View Rating Details
8/4/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 130 -> GBX 145View Rating Details
8/4/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual weightGBX 135View Rating Details
8/3/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHoldGBX 115 -> GBX 140View Rating Details
7/27/2017Kepler Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHoldGBX 117.50View Rating Details
5/9/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingSellGBX 76.47 -> GBX 110View Rating Details
5/5/2017Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutralGBX 115 -> GBX 143View Rating Details
3/15/2017Jefferies Group LLCLower Price TargetBuyGBX 180 -> GBX 150View Rating Details
3/10/2017Berenberg BankBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 132 -> GBX 138View Rating Details
2/17/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingSellGBX 88View Rating Details
2/14/2017Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual weightGBX 160 -> GBX 135View Rating Details
1/30/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
8/5/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingHoldGBX 176 -> GBX 150View Rating Details
4/27/2016Haitong BankLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 240 -> GBX 190View Rating Details
3/15/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingSector PerformGBX 260View Rating Details
3/10/2016AlphaValueReiterated RatingBuyGBX 315View Rating Details
3/3/2016InvestecReiterated RatingHoldGBX 250View Rating Details
3/1/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.Reiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 260View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Cobham plc (LON:COB)
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Earnings Estimates for Cobham plc (LON:COB)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.46 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Cobham plc (LON COB)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/4/2016GBX 2.031.22%10/6/201610/6/201611/4/2016
3/3/2016GBX 8.133.4%4/28/20164/28/20165/27/2016
8/6/2015GBX 3.051.09%10/8/201510/8/201511/6/2015
3/5/2015GBX 7.752.51%4/30/20154/30/20155/29/2015
8/7/2014GBX 2.900.98%10/9/201410/9/201411/7/2014
3/6/2014GBX 7.042.3%4/30/20144/30/20145/30/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Cobham plc (LON:COB)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Cobham plc (LON:COB)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Cobham plc (LON:COB)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/28/2017David MellorsInsiderSell67,376GBX 134£90,283.84
6/1/2017David LockwoodInsiderBuy44,578GBX 334£148,890.52
8/8/2016Nicholls,SimonInsiderSell16,557GBX 164£27,153.48
6/16/2016Murphy ,Robert (Bob)InsiderBuy7,500GBX 138£10,350
8/17/2015Semple,Alan GInsiderBuy5,000GBX 285£14,250
3/9/2015Simon NichollsInsiderSell10,901GBX 317£34,556.17
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Cobham plc (LON:COB)
Latest Headlines for Cobham plc (LON:COB)
DateHeadline logoFormer Airbus UK chief tapped for senior role at Cobham-sources - September 22 at 9:47 AM
News IconUPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Sept 22 - September 22 at 9:47 AM logoCobham Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:COB) : September 19, 2017 - September 19 at 10:30 PM logoPublic Safety LTE Market set for 25.7% CAGR Explosive Growth to 2023 led by Hybrid LTE Deployment Model - September 18 at 5:24 PM logoCobham Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : COB-GB : September 18, 2017 - September 18 at 5:24 PM logoMilitary Robots Market - Global Forecast to 2022 - Rising Focus on the Development of Unmanned Military Systems - September 15 at 5:50 PM logoCommercial Avionics Systems - Global Market Outlook (2017-2023) - PR Newswire (press release) - August 31 at 10:24 PM logoCobham plc (COB) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts - August 29 at 12:36 PM logoCobham Plc :COB-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : August 9, 2017 - August 8 at 10:09 PM logoAir Traffic Control Market (ATC) Growing at a CAGR of 12.75% During 2017 to 2022 Says a New Research Report at ... - MarketWatch - August 8 at 5:07 PM logoEuropean stocks end with gains, powered by Next, UniCredit - August 5 at 4:47 PM logoCobham Plc 2017 Q2 - Results - Earnings Call Slides - August 5 at 3:58 AM logoCobham plc (LON:COB) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts - August 4 at 12:44 PM logoEdited Transcript of COB.L earnings conference call or presentation 3-Aug-17 8:30am GMT - August 3 at 10:19 PM logoCobham Swings To Interim Profit And Maintains Full-Year Guidance - London South East (registration) (blog) - August 3 at 5:15 PM logo[$$] Cobham weighs sale of two businesses as part of turnround plan - August 3 at 5:15 PM logoUK Stocks-Factors to watch on Aug 3 - Reuters - August 3 at 4:23 AM logoCobham plc (COB) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Thursday - July 27 at 2:02 AM logoGlobal Commercial Avionics Market, Forecast to 2030 - PR Newswire (press release) - July 25 at 5:20 PM logoConnected Aircraft Market Report 2017-2027 - MarketWatch - July 20 at 7:15 PM logoCommercial Antennas - Global Market Outlook (2016-2022) - PR Newswire (press release) - July 17 at 10:49 PM logoSatellite Antenna Market Worth 2.99 Billion USD by 2022 - July 12 at 4:31 AM logoCobham Recruits Former Deputy Commander Of RAF As Strategic ... - London South East (registration) (blog) - July 10 at 5:22 PM logoCobham plc (LON:COB) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - July 10 at 12:48 PM logoCobham plc (COB) PT Lowered to GBX 130 at J P Morgan Chase & Co - July 10 at 12:42 AM logoCobham chief draws line under mis-steps and profit warnings - Financial Times - July 3 at 5:19 PM logoDavid Mellors Sells 67,376 Shares of Cobham plc (COB) Stock - June 28 at 4:28 PM logoAircraft Evacuation Market Worth 1.73 Billion USD by 2022 - June 22 at 10:59 AM logoCobham Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:COB) : June 19, 2017 - June 19 at 7:15 PM logoCobham plc (COB) Rating Reiterated by Deutsche Bank AG - June 18 at 12:16 AM logoCobham Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : COB-GB : June 16, 2017 - June 16 at 5:11 PM logoU.S. Navy Can't Figure Out Why F-18 Pilots Are Running Short of Oxygen - June 15 at 6:14 PM logoCobham Says FCA Has Appointed Investigators In Inside Info Probe - June 14 at 5:16 PM logoCobham plc (COB) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages - June 13 at 10:20 AM logoDIRECTOR DEALINGS: Cobham Chairman And CEO Buy Shares - June 2 at 10:57 PM logoCobham plc (COB) Insider David Lockwood Acquires 44,578 Shares - June 2 at 7:34 AM logoIrish Prime Minister Resigns: ETF in Focus - May 19 at 4:18 PM logoCobham plc (COB) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages - May 19 at 10:50 AM logoCobham plc (COB) Price Target Increased to GBX 113 by Analysts at Deutsche Bank AG - May 18 at 5:20 PM logoCobham plc (COB) Price Target Raised to GBX 143 at Citigroup Inc - May 6 at 10:02 PM logoCobham Gets 98% Acceptances In 2-For-5 Rights Issue (ALLISS) - May 5 at 9:40 PM logoAvionics Market is Projected to grow to 92.85 Billion by 2022 - May 2 at 7:33 PM logoCobham plc (COB) Receives "Hold" Rating from Liberum Capital - April 30 at 3:47 PM logoAircraft Cabin Lighting Market Expected to Reach $2,033 Million, Globally, by 2022-Allied Market Research - April 29 at 10:05 PM logoCobham says Q1 trading in line; outlook unchanged - April 27 at 11:01 AM logoCobham Plc Issues Q1 Trading Update; Reaffirms 2017 Guidance - Quick Facts - April 27 at 11:01 AM logoCobham plc (COB) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts - April 24 at 1:26 PM logoAvionics Market Growing at a CAGR of 6.90% During 2016 to 2022 - ReportsnReports - April 22 at 9:40 AM logoETFs with exposure to Cobham Plc : April 21, 2017 - April 21 at 4:30 PM logoKepler Capital Markets Increases Cobham plc (COB) Price Target to GBX 135 - April 13 at 1:40 PM


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