Charles Taylor PLC Company Profile (LON:CTR)

About Charles Taylor PLC (LON:CTR)

Charles Taylor PLC logoCharles Taylor plc is a United Kingdom-based provider of professional services to the insurance market. The Company operates through four segments: management services business, adjusting services business, insurance support services business and owned insurance companies business. The management services business segment provides mutual management service. The adjusting services business segment offers energy, aviation, non-marine and marine (including average) adjusting. The insurance support services business segment includes insurance support services, including Lloyd's managing agent, captive management, investment management, insurance technology services and risk management. The owned insurance companies business segment includes life insurance companies. Its services spread across 29 countries in the UK, the Americas, Asia Pacific, Europe,the Middle East and Africa. Its subsidiaries include Charles Taylor (Dallas) Limited and Charles Taylor (China) Limited.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Financials
  • Industry: Multiline Insurance & Brokers - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:CTR
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: £151.52 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 67,046,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 230.65
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 232.15
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 201 - GBX 330
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 14.39
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £169.26 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.90
  • Book Value: GBX 1.01 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.24
  • Dividend Yield: 4.6%
  • EBIDTA: £17.14 million
  • Net Margins: 6.03%
  • Return on Equity: 18.20%
  • Return on Assets: 0.76%
  • Average Volume: 58,037 shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Charles Taylor PLC (LON:CTR)

What is Charles Taylor PLC's stock symbol?

Charles Taylor PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "CTR."

How often does Charles Taylor PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Charles Taylor PLC?

Charles Taylor PLC announced a dividend on Thursday, March 9th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, April 27th will be given a dividend of GBX 7.35 per share on Friday, May 26th. This represents a yield of 3.08%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 27th. This is a positive change from Charles Taylor PLC's previous dividend of $3.15. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Charles Taylor PLC's Dividend History.

When will Charles Taylor PLC make its next earnings announcement?

Charles Taylor PLC is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August, 29th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Charles Taylor PLC.

Where is Charles Taylor PLC's stock going? Where will Charles Taylor PLC's stock price be in 2017?

4 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Charles Taylor PLC's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 280 to GBX 290. On average, they expect Charles Taylor PLC's share price to reach GBX 286.67 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Charles Taylor PLC.

Who are some of Charles Taylor PLC's key competitors?

Who are Charles Taylor PLC's key executives?

Charles Taylor PLC's management team includes the folowing people:

  • David Gideon Gideon Marock, Group Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Mark W. Keogh, Group Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director
  • Thomas Damian Ely, Chief Executive Officer of Charles Taylor Adjusting, Executive Director
  • Stephen Card, Chief Executive Officer of Charles Taylor Insurance Services
  • Jeremy Grose, Chief Executive, Management Services – UK & International
  • Christian Schirmer, Chief Executive, Non-Life Insurance Support Services
  • Ivan John Keane, Group Company Secretary and General Counsel
  • Suzanne Deery, Director of Human Resources
  • Edward G. Creasy, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Paul Hewitt, Non-Executive Director

How do I buy Charles Taylor PLC stock?

Shares of Charles Taylor 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 Charles Taylor PLC's stock price today?

One share of Charles Taylor PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 226.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Charles Taylor PLC (LON CTR)
Community Ranking:  3.9 out of 5 (  )
Outperform Votes:  66 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  19 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  85
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Charles Taylor 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 Charles Taylor PLC (LON:CTR) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.75)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 286.67

Analysts' Ratings History for Charles Taylor PLC (LON:CTR)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
3/27/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingAddGBX 290View Rating Details
3/9/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingBuyGBX 290View Rating Details
3/9/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
3/9/2017Liberum CapitalLower Price TargetBuyGBX 286 -> GBX 280View Rating Details
(Data available from 6/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Charles Taylor PLC (LON:CTR)
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Earnings Estimates for Charles Taylor PLC (LON:CTR)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $22.53 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Charles Taylor PLC (LON CTR)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
3/9/2017GBX 7.353.08%4/27/20174/27/20175/26/2017
8/30/2016GBX 3.151.13%10/13/201610/13/201611/11/2016
3/10/2016GBX 72.86%4/7/20164/7/20165/6/2016
8/28/2015GBX 31.3%10/15/201510/15/201511/27/2015
8/29/2014GBX 3.251.38%10/16/201410/16/201411/28/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Charles Taylor PLC (LON:CTR)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Charles Taylor PLC (LON:CTR)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Charles Taylor PLC (LON:CTR)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
4/24/2017Jeffrey MoreInsiderSell3,553GBX 235£8,349.55
4/12/2017David Gideon MarockInsiderSell14,086GBX 235£33,102.10
3/20/2017Thomas Damian ElyInsiderSell26,088GBX 241£62,872.08
2/7/2017Mark KeoghInsiderBuy6,809GBX 219£14,911.71
11/25/2016Paul HewittInsiderBuy18,724GBX 255£47,746.20
11/24/2016Edward CreasyInsiderBuy9,800GBX 255£24,990
11/23/2016Christian SchirmerInsiderSell12,794GBX 257£32,880.58
4/27/2016Roach III,Joseph GInsiderSell19,147GBX 268£51,313.96
4/20/2016Keogh,MarkInsiderBuy10,989GBX 273£29,999.97
4/8/2016Roach III,Joseph GInsiderSell2,164GBX 270£5,842.80
3/23/2016Gideon Marock ,DavidInsiderSell3,765GBX 272£10,240.80
12/1/2015Gideon Marock ,DavidInsiderSell150,000GBX 268£402,000
11/27/2015Gideon Marock ,DavidInsiderSell50,000GBX 268£134,000
10/28/2015Roach III,Joseph GInsiderBuy60,000GBX 268£160,800
9/2/2015Keogh,MarkInsiderBuy6,380GBX 235£14,993
9/1/2015Creasy,EdwardInsiderBuy21,000GBX 250£52,500
5/22/2015Joseph G Roach IIIInsiderSell4,551GBX 232.50£10,581.08
4/29/2015Joseph G Roach IIIInsiderSell19,125GBX 240£45,900
3/27/2015David Gideon MarockInsiderSell23,477GBX 67.80£15,917.41
3/26/2015Rupert RobsonInsiderSell21,426GBX 65£13,926.90
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Charles Taylor PLC (LON:CTR)
Latest Headlines for Charles Taylor PLC (LON:CTR)
DateHeadline logoCharles Taylor plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:CTR) : June 15, 2017 - June 15 at 6:27 PM logoCharles Taylor plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CTR-GB : June 14, 2017 - June 14 at 5:29 PM logoCharles Taylor plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CTR-GB : June 2, 2017 - June 2 at 6:08 PM logoCharles Taylor plc : CTR-GB: Dividend Analysis : April 28th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 28, 2017 - April 28 at 10:36 PM logoCharles Taylor plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CTR-GB : April 21, 2017 - April 21 at 12:25 PM logoDavid Gideon Marock Sells 14,086 Shares of Charles Taylor PLC (CTR) Stock - April 18 at 7:21 AM logoCharles Taylor plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CTR-GB : April 10, 2017 - April 10 at 12:08 PM logoCharles Taylor PLC (CTR) Earns "Buy" Rating from Liberum Capital - April 2 at 2:55 PM logoCharles Taylor PLC (CTR) Rating Reiterated by Shore Capital - April 2 at 1:04 PM logoPeel Hunt Reiterates "Add" Rating for Charles Taylor PLC (CTR) - April 1 at 8:27 PM logoCharles Taylor PLC (CTR) Insider Thomas Damian Ely Sells 26,088 Shares - March 23 at 9:17 AM logoWeekly Analysts’ Ratings Changes for Charles Taylor PLC (CTR) - March 17 at 9:29 AM logoLiberia hydro plant powers businesses left in dark by war - March 15 at 9:46 AM logoCharles Taylor PLC (CTR) Earns Buy Rating from Shore Capital - March 15 at 6:46 AM logoPeel Hunt Reiterates Add Rating for Charles Taylor PLC (CTR) - March 9 at 11:33 PM logoCharles Taylor PLC (CTR) Given New GBX 280 Price Target at Liberum Capital - March 9 at 11:33 PM logoFull Year 2016 Charles Taylor PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open - March 9 at 5:09 PM logo2 stocks I’d buy after FY results - March 9 at 5:09 PM logo3 small-cap dividend stocks I’d buy in March - February 28 at 10:48 AM logoCharles Taylor Adjusting Appoints Vince Cole as US CEO - January 26 at 10:47 PM logoCharles Taylor warns on 2017 earnings - November 22 at 7:20 AM logoCharles Taylor plc (CTR.L) - October 5 at 9:41 AM logo2 ‘secret’ dividend stars you can’t afford to miss! - September 9 at 9:18 AM logoHalf Year 2016 Charles Taylor PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open - August 30 at 4:31 PM


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Charles Taylor PLC (CTR) Chart for Thursday, June, 22, 2017

This page was last updated on 6/22/2017 by Staff