Dechra Pharmaceuticals Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 3,850
+54.00 (+1.42 %)
(As of 04/16/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 3,850
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 3,444.48
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 3,850
Volume306,597 shs
Average Volume211,677 shs
Market Capitalization£4.16 billion
P/E Ratio93.00
Dividend Yield0.92%
Dechra Pharmaceuticals PLC develops, manufactures, regulates, markets, and sells veterinary pharmaceuticals and related products for veterinarians worldwide. It operates through three segments: European Pharmaceuticals, North American Pharmaceuticals, and Pharmaceuticals Research and Development. The company offers various endocrinology, dermatology, analgesia and anesthesia, cardiovascular, and critical care products for dogs and cats; water soluble antibiotics, poultry vaccines, and pain management for poultry, pigs, and cattle; and lameness and pain management products for horses and ponies. It also provides pet nutrition products for supporting cats and dogs with various therapeutic conditions, such as allergies, obesity, heart, and kidney diseases. In addition, the company distributes veterinary pharmaceuticals and equipment; offers financial services; markets pet diets; and develops, regulates, manufactures, and markets crop protection. It markets its products through wholesaler and distributor networks. Dechra Pharmaceuticals PLC was incorporated in 1997 and is headquartered in Northwich, the United Kingdom.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Drug Manufacturers - Major
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£566.40 million
Cash FlowGBX 128.60 per share
Book ValueGBX 578.70 per share



Market Cap£4.16 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable


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Overall MarketRank

1.04 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
GBX 3,850
+54.00 (+1.42 %)
(As of 04/16/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Dechra Pharmaceuticals (LON:DPH) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dechra Pharmaceuticals a buy right now?

4 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Dechra Pharmaceuticals in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Dechra Pharmaceuticals stock.
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How has Dechra Pharmaceuticals' stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Dechra Pharmaceuticals' stock was trading at GBX 2,472 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, DPH stock has increased by 55.7% and is now trading at GBX 3,850.
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How often does Dechra Pharmaceuticals pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Dechra Pharmaceuticals?

Dechra Pharmaceuticals declared a dividend on Monday, February 22nd. Investors of record on Thursday, March 4th will be paid a dividend of GBX 11.11 per share on Wednesday, April 7th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.32%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 4th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link.
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Is Dechra Pharmaceuticals a good dividend stock?

Dechra Pharmaceuticals pays an annual dividend of GBX 35 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.92%. The dividend payout ratio of Dechra Pharmaceuticals is 84.54%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable.
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What price target have analysts set for DPH?

4 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for Dechra Pharmaceuticals' stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 3,085 to GBX 3,600. On average, they anticipate Dechra Pharmaceuticals' stock price to reach GBX 3,350 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 13.0%.
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Who are Dechra Pharmaceuticals' key executives?

Dechra Pharmaceuticals' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Ian D. Page, CEO, MD & Exec. Director (Age 60, Pay $793k)
  • Mr. Paul Nicholas Sandland MAAT, FCCA, CFO & Exec. Director (Age 42, Pay $375.6k)
  • Dr. Anthony Gerard Griffin, MD of Dechra Veterinary Products for Europe & Exec. Director (Age 58, Pay $466k)
  • Dr. Susan Longhofer, Chief Scientific Officer (Age 63)
  • Ms. Katy Clough, Group HR Director
  • Mr. Mike Eldred, Pres of North America (Age 51)
  • Ms. Melanie Hall, Company Sec.

Who are some of Dechra Pharmaceuticals' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Dechra Pharmaceuticals own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Dechra Pharmaceuticals investors own include (TTR.L) (TTR), 1428686 (SGP.L) (SGP), JD Sports Fashion (JD), Ashtead Group (AHT), Cranswick (CWK), Drax Group (DRX), RPC Group (RPC), Robert Walters (RWA), SEB (SKP) and Barratt Developments (BDEV).

What is Dechra Pharmaceuticals' stock symbol?

Dechra Pharmaceuticals trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "DPH."

How do I buy shares of Dechra Pharmaceuticals?

Shares of DPH 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.
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What is Dechra Pharmaceuticals' stock price today?

One share of DPH stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 3,850.

How much money does Dechra Pharmaceuticals make?

Dechra Pharmaceuticals has a market capitalization of £4.16 billion and generates £566.40 million in revenue each year.

How many employees does Dechra Pharmaceuticals have?

Dechra Pharmaceuticals employs 1,889 workers across the globe.

What is Dechra Pharmaceuticals' official website?

The official website for Dechra Pharmaceuticals is www.dechra.com.

Where are Dechra Pharmaceuticals' headquarters?

Dechra Pharmaceuticals is headquartered at 24 Cheshire Business Park Cheshire Avenue, NORTHWICH, CW9 7UA, United Kingdom.

How can I contact Dechra Pharmaceuticals?

Dechra Pharmaceuticals' mailing address is 24 Cheshire Business Park Cheshire Avenue, NORTHWICH, CW9 7UA, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1606-814730.

This page was last updated on 4/18/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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