De La Rue plc Company Profile (LON:DLAR)

About De La Rue plc (LON:DLAR)

De La Rue plc logoDe La Rue plc designs, manufactures and delivers banknotes to customers across the world. The Company's segments include Currency, Identity Solutions, and Product Authentication and Traceability. The Currency segment provides printed banknotes, banknote paper and polymer substrates and banknote security components. The Identity Solutions segment is involved in the provision of passport, e-passport, national identity (ID) and e-ID, driving license and voter registration schemes. The Product Authentication and Traceability segment produces security documents, including authentication labels, brand licensing products, government documents, checks and postage stamps. The Company manufactures banknote paper for use by commercial and state manufacturers. The Company is a producer of polymer substrate. It combines cash inspection and processing machines and software platforms to help inspect, count, sort and authenticate banknotes for central and commercial banks.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrials
  • Industry: Commercial Printing Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:DLAR
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: £670.64 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 101,767,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 639.06
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 654.02
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 547 - GBX 711.50
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.22
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £461.7 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.45
  • Book Value: GBX (1.52) per share
  • Price / Book: -4.34
  • Dividend Yield: 4.1%
  • EBITDA: £76.6 million
  • Net Margins: 12.86%
  • Return on Assets: 15.42%
  • Average Volume: 87,515 shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for De La Rue plc (LON:DLAR)

What is De La Rue plc's stock symbol?

De La Rue plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "DLAR."

How often does De La Rue plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for De La Rue plc?

De La Rue plc declared a dividend on Tuesday, May 23rd. Investors of record on Thursday, June 29th will be given a dividend of GBX 16.70 per share on Thursday, August 3rd. This represents a dividend yield of 2.51%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 29th. This is an increase from De La Rue plc's previous dividend of $8.30. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View De La Rue plc's Dividend History.

Where is De La Rue plc's stock going? Where will De La Rue plc's stock price be in 2017?

3 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for De La Rue plc's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 675 to GBX 710. On average, they anticipate De La Rue plc's share price to reach GBX 695 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for De La Rue plc.

Who are some of De La Rue plc's key competitors?

Who are De La Rue plc's key executives?

De La Rue plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Jitesh H. Sodha, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director
  • Bryan Gray, Chief Operating Officer
  • Edward H. D. Peppiatt, General Counsel, Company Secretary
  • Martin Sutherland, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Philip G. Rogerson, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Nick Bray, Non-Executive Independent Director
  • Sabri Challah, Non-Executive Independent Director
  • Maria Da Cunha, Non-Executive Independent Director
  • Andrew Stevens, Senior Non-Executive Independent Director

How do I buy De La Rue plc stock?

Shares of De La Rue 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 De La Rue plc's stock price today?

One share of De La Rue plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 659.

MarketBeat Community Rating for De La Rue plc (LON DLAR)
Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  80 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  119 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  199
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about De La Rue 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 De La Rue plc (LON:DLAR) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 695
Consensus Price Target History for De La Rue plc (LON:DLAR)
Price Target History for De La Rue plc (LON:DLAR)
Analysts' Ratings History for De La Rue plc (LON:DLAR)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
6/6/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 670 -> GBX 700View Rating Details
6/1/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingHoldGBX 675View Rating Details
5/4/2017Citigroup Inc.DowngradeNeutralGBX 710View Rating Details
4/14/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
4/13/2016InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 530View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/17/2015 forward)


Earnings History for De La Rue plc (LON:DLAR)
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Earnings Estimates for De La Rue plc (LON:DLAR)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $42.31 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for De La Rue plc (LON DLAR)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/23/2017GBX 16.702.51%6/29/20176/29/20178/3/2017
11/22/2016GBX 8.301.47%12/8/201612/8/20161/11/2017
5/24/2016GBX 16.703.13%6/23/20166/23/20168/3/2016
11/24/2015GBX 8.301.94%12/3/201512/3/20151/6/2016
5/27/2015GBX 16.703.31%7/2/20157/2/20158/3/2015
11/25/2014GBX 8.301.5%12/4/201412/4/20141/7/2015
5/28/2014GBX 28.203.21%7/2/20147/2/20148/1/2014
11/26/2013GBX 14.101.53%12/4/201312/4/20131/8/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for De La Rue plc (LON:DLAR)
Insider Trades by Quarter for De La Rue plc (LON:DLAR)
Insider Trades by Quarter for De La Rue plc (LON:DLAR)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/13/2017Edward PeppiattInsiderSell2,234GBX 654£14,610.36
3/7/2017Martin SutherlandInsiderSell10,028GBX 626£62,775.28
11/22/2016Jitesh Himatlal SodhaInsiderBuy2,755GBX 586£16,144.30
7/13/2016Peppiatt ,EdwardInsiderSell381GBX 600£2,286
1/22/2016Rogerson,PhilipInsiderBuy8,000GBX 422£33,760
11/30/2015Sodha,Jitesh HimatlalInsiderBuy4,839GBX 440£21,291.60
6/5/2015Edward PeppiattInsiderSell5,677GBX 511.24£29,023.09
6/3/2015Martin SutherlandInsiderBuy6,693GBX 522.80£34,991
3/13/2015Martin SutherlandInsiderBuy11,169GBX 537.14£59,993.17
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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De La Rue plc (DLAR) Chart for Tuesday, October, 17, 2017

This page was last updated on 10/17/2017 by Staff

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