James Cropper PLC Company Profile (LON:CRPR)

About James Cropper PLC (LON:CRPR)

James Cropper PLC logoJames Cropper PLC is engaged in the manufacture of specialist paper and advanced materials. The Company operates through four segments: James Cropper Paper Products, James Cropper 3D Products, Technical Fibre Products and Group Services. The James Cropper Paper Products segment consists of JC Specialty Papers, which relates to James Cropper Speciality Papers, a manufacturer of specialist paper and boards, and JC Converting, which relates to James Cropper Converting, a converter of paper. The James Cropper 3D Products segment manufactures molded fiber products. Its Technical Fibre Products segment manufactures advanced materials used in aerospace, defense, automotive, and energy and construction applications. The Group Services segment consists of central functions providing services to the subsidiary companies. The Company operates in approximately 50 countries. Its subsidiaries include Tech Fibers Inc, Metal Coated Fibers Inc and Melmore Limited.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Paper Products - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:CRPR
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.cropper.com/
  • Market Cap: £158.71 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 9,461,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,622.04
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,463.07
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 735 - GBX 1,760
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 33.55
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £92.69 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.71
  • Book Value: GBX 2.31 per share
  • Price / Book: 7.26
  • EBIDTA: £8.3 million
  • Net Margins: 6.62%
  • Return on Equity: 32.89%
  • Return on Assets: 9.44%
  • Average Volume: 5,331 shs.
Frequently Asked Questions for James Cropper PLC (LON:CRPR)

What is James Cropper PLC's stock symbol?

James Cropper PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "CRPR."

How often does James Cropper PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for James Cropper PLC?

James Cropper PLC declared a dividend on Tuesday, June 27th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, July 13th will be paid a dividend of GBX 9.30 per share on Friday, August 11th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.56%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, July 13th. This is a positive change from James Cropper PLC's previous dividend of $2.50. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View James Cropper PLC's Dividend History.

Where is James Cropper PLC's stock going? Where will James Cropper PLC's stock price be in 2017?

2 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for James Cropper PLC's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,500 to GBX 1,500. On average, they expect James Cropper PLC's share price to reach GBX 1,500 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for James Cropper PLC.

Who are some of James Cropper PLC's key competitors?

Who are James Cropper PLC's key executives?

James Cropper PLC's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Philip Ian Wild, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Isabelle M. Maddock, Group Finance Director, Director
  • Karl David Watson, Chief Operating Officer, Director
  • Patrick J. Willink, Chief Technology Officer, Executive Director
  • Stephen Anthony Adrian Adams, Managing Director of Paper Business, Director
  • Martin Thompson, Managing Director of Technical Fibre Products Limited, Director
  • David R. Carey, Company Secretary
  • Mark A. J. Cropper, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • James Sharp, Non-Executive Independent Director
  • David R. Wilks, Senior Independent Non-Executive Director

How do I buy James Cropper PLC stock?

Shares of James Cropper 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 James Cropper PLC's stock price today?

One share of James Cropper PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,677.50.

MarketBeat Community Rating for James Cropper PLC (LON CRPR)
Community Ranking:  3.3 out of 5 (  )
Outperform Votes:  32 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  16 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  48
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about James Cropper 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 James Cropper PLC (LON:CRPR) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,500

Analysts' Ratings History for James Cropper PLC (LON:CRPR)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
6/28/2017Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
3/22/2017Stockdale SecuritiesBoost Price TargetAddGBX 1,200 -> GBX 1,500View Rating Details
11/11/2015Westhouse SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 550 -> GBX 750View Rating Details
(Data available from 7/25/2015 forward)


Earnings History for James Cropper PLC (LON:CRPR)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com


Earnings Estimates for James Cropper PLC (LON:CRPR)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $46.50 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for James Cropper PLC (LON CRPR)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
6/27/2017GBX 9.300.56%7/13/20177/13/20178/11/2017
11/15/2016GBX 2.500.23%12/15/201612/15/20161/13/2017
6/28/2016GBX 7.100.98%7/14/20167/14/20168/12/2016
11/10/2015GBX 2.200.35%12/10/201512/10/20151/8/2016
6/23/2015GBX 6.301.37%7/9/20157/9/20158/7/2015
11/11/2014GBX 2.200.54%12/11/201412/11/20141/9/2015
6/24/2014GBX 5.701.43%7/9/20147/9/20148/8/2014
11/12/2013GBX 2.200.62%12/11/201312/11/20131/10/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for James Cropper PLC (LON:CRPR)
Insider Trades by Quarter for James Cropper PLC (LON:CRPR)
Insider Trades by Quarter for James Cropper PLC (LON:CRPR)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/30/2017Mark A J CropperInsiderBuy1,500GBX 1,438£21,570
3/22/2017Phil WildInsiderSell20,000GBX 1,400£280,000
2/23/2017Dave WatsonInsiderSell500GBX 1,418£7,090
2/9/2017Phil WildInsiderSell790GBX 1,402£11,075.80
2/7/2017Mark A J CropperInsiderBuy4,000GBX 1,438£57,520
2/3/2017Mark A J CropperInsiderBuy1,500GBX 1,438£21,570
2/1/2017Isabelle MaddockInsiderSell1,670GBX 1,432£23,914.40
1/23/2017Martin ThompsonInsiderSell10,000GBX 1,330£133,000
1/9/2017Jim AldridgeInsiderSell600GBX 1,286£7,716
12/16/2016Mark A J CropperInsiderBuy10,000GBX 1,098£109,800
11/24/2016Mark A J CropperInsiderBuy2,000GBX 1,055£21,100
9/26/2016Mark A J CropperInsiderBuy1,000GBX 963£9,630
9/12/2016Maddock,IsabelleInsiderSell1,100GBX 935£10,285
9/8/2016Cropper,James AInsiderBuy25,000GBX 988£247,000
9/7/2016Thompson,MartinInsiderSell1,100GBX 976£10,736
9/5/2016Cropper,Mark A JInsiderBuy2,360GBX 905£21,358
8/25/2016Cropper,Mark A JInsiderBuy2,600GBX 888£23,088
8/2/2016Thompson,MartinInsiderSell5,801GBX 890£51,628.90
7/22/2016Cropper,Mark A JInsiderBuy5,000GBX 755£37,750
1/20/2016Cropper,Mark A JInsiderBuy3,850£642.50£2,473,625
12/16/2015Maddock,IsabelleInsiderSell1,350GBX 622£8,397
12/1/2015Cropper,Mark A JInsiderBuy10,150GBX 615£62,422.50
11/16/2015Wild,PhilInsiderSell5,797GBX 638£36,984.86
9/18/2015Cropper,Mark A JInsiderBuy10,000GBX 518£51,800
8/21/2015Willink,PatrickInsiderSell8,000GBX 543£43,440
8/4/2015Thompson,MartinInsiderSell2,200GBX 520£11,440
7/28/2015Thompson,MartinInsiderBuy202GBX 507£1,024.14
7/14/2015Maddock,IsabelleInsiderSell800GBX 501£4,008
11/24/2014Wilks,DavidInsiderBuy353GBX 393£1,387.29
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for James Cropper PLC (LON:CRPR)
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James Cropper PLC (CRPR) Chart for Tuesday, July, 25, 2017

This page was last updated on 7/25/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff