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 - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:COB
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: £2.25 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,695,227,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 132.63
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 125.05
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 89.07 - GBX 154.51
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: -5.79
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £1.94 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.16
  • Book Value: GBX 0.29 per share
  • Price / Book: 4.59
  • EBIDTA: ($540,500,000.00)
  • Net Margins: -74.97%
  • Return on Equity: -169.96%
  • Return on Assets: -47.89%
  • Average Volume: 8.10 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."

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

Cobham plc declared a dividend on Thursday, August 4th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, October 6th will be given a dividend of GBX 2.03 per share on Friday, November 4th. This represents a yield of 1.22%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 6th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Cobham plc's Dividend History.

When will Cobham plc make its next earnings announcement?

Cobham plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August, 3rd 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Cobham plc.

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

13 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for Cobham plc's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 88 to GBX 150. On average, they anticipate Cobham plc's stock price to reach GBX 129.38 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
  • Birgit Noergaard, Non-Executive Independent Director
  • Alan D. Semple, 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 133.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Cobham plc (LON COB)
Community Ranking:  0.9 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  209 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  920 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,129
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, 10 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.92)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 129.38

Analysts' Ratings History for Cobham plc (LON:COB)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/5/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 135 -> GBX 130View Rating Details
6/15/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldGBX 113View 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
4/27/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHoldGBX 115View Rating Details
4/13/2017Kepler Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 120 -> GBX 135View 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
2/6/2017Barclays PLCLower Price TargetEqual weightGBX 167 -> GBX 145View 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 7/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Cobham plc (LON:COB)
Earnings by Quarter for Cobham plc (LON:COB)
Earnings History by Quarter for Cobham plc (LON COB)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/3/2017N/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Cobham plc (LON:COB)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.47 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 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 logoCobham plc (COB) PT Lowered to GBX 150 - April 9 at 4:27 PM logoCobham Said to Overhaul Contract Bidding Strategy After Setbacks - April 7 at 9:04 AM logoETFs with exposure to Cobham Plc : April 5, 2017 - April 7 at 9:04 AM logoLiberum Capital Reiterates Hold Rating for Cobham plc (COB) - April 3 at 5:49 AM logoBarclays PLC Lowers Cobham plc (COB) Price Target to GBX 145 - April 2 at 1:37 PM logoThe Morning Ledger: GM Under Pressure to Split Stock in Two Classes - March 29 at 4:52 PM logo[$$] Cobham offers investors steep discount on rights issue - March 28 at 4:11 PM logo[$$] Cost of Tesco accounting scandal goes beyond fines - March 28 at 4:11 PM logoCobham to issue 683.1 million shares at discount - March 28 at 12:33 PM logoUK's Cobham to raise more than 500 mln pounds in rights issue - March 28 at 12:33 PM logoU.K. FCA Investigating Cobham's Handling of Inside Information - March 27 at 12:30 PM logoEngineering firm Cobham says under investigation by UK's FCA - March 27 at 12:30 PM logo[$$] Cobham investigated by FCA over handling of inside information - March 27 at 12:30 PM logoCobham plc (COB) Given Neutral Rating at Citigroup Inc - March 26 at 3:34 PM logoBerenberg Bank Raises Cobham plc (COB) Price Target to GBX 138 - March 16 at 4:00 AM logoCobham plc (COB) PT Raised to GBX 138 at Berenberg Bank - March 10 at 7:04 AM logoLiberum Capital Reiterates “Hold” Rating for Cobham plc (COB) - March 8 at 4:41 AM logoCobham FY16 Loss Widens On Weak Revenues; Plans GBP 500 Mln Rights Issue - March 2 at 4:39 PM logoCobham launches turnaround bid with rights issue - March 2 at 4:39 PM


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Cobham plc (COB) Chart for Saturday, July, 22, 2017

This page was last updated on 7/22/2017 by Staff