Diploma PLC Company Profile (LON:DPLM)

About Diploma PLC

Diploma PLC logoDiploma PLC is an international group of businesses supplying specialized technical products and services. The Company is organized into three business sectors: Life Sciences, Seals and Controls. The Life Sciences Sector businesses supply a range of consumables, instrumentation and related services to the healthcare and environmental industries. The Seals Sector businesses supply a range of seals, gaskets, filters, cylinders, components and kits used in heavy mobile machinery and specialized industrial equipment. The Controls Sector businesses supply specialized wiring, connectors, fasteners and control devices. The Company offers products and services for various industry sectors, such as aftermarket, industrial original equipment manufacturers and fluid controls. The Company operates in the various sectors through Diploma Healthcare Group, a1-group, Hercules Fluid Power Group, IS-Group and Filcon Electronic GmbH.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: N/A
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: DPLM
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $13.23
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $1030.61
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $939.64
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 665 - GBX 1,080
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 31.33
  • P/E Growth: 3.07
  • Market Cap: $1.20B
  • Outstanding Shares: 113,066,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Diploma PLC (LON:DPLM) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.40)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,044

Analysts' Ratings History for Diploma PLC (LON:DPLM)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/6/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingAddGBX 1,150View Rating Details
2/2/2017Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetEqual WeightGBX 836 -> GBX 950View Rating Details
2/2/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,050View Rating Details
1/24/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingAddGBX 1,050View Rating Details
10/13/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperformGBX 950 -> GBX 1,020View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/21/2015 forward)

Earnings

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

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Diploma PLC (LON:DPLM)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $47.10 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Diploma PLC (LON:DPLM)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
11/21/2016GBX 13.801.51%12/1/201612/1/20161/27/2017
5/16/2016GBX 6.200.82%5/26/20165/26/20166/15/2016
11/16/2015GBX 12.401.73%11/26/201511/26/20151/27/2016
5/11/2015GBX 5.800.73%5/21/20155/21/20156/17/2015
11/17/2014GBX 11.601.66%11/27/201411/27/20141/28/2015
5/12/2014GBX 5.400.79%5/21/20145/21/20146/18/2014
11/18/2013GBX 10.701.63%11/27/201311/27/20131/22/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Diploma PLC (LON:DPLM)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/30/2016Bruce ThompsonInsiderSell18,338GBX 924£169,443.12
11/29/2016Nigel LingwoodInsiderSell18,338GBX 924£169,443.12
12/10/2015Lingwood,NigelInsiderSell13,945GBX 741£103,332.45
9/30/2015Thorburn,AnneInsiderBuy3,000GBX 657£19,710
9/23/2015Packshaw ,CharlesInsiderBuy1,500GBX 625£9,375
9/3/2015Nicholas,John EdwardInsiderBuy3,000GBX 666£19,980
5/13/2015Marie-Louise ClaytonInsiderSell5,000GBX 795£39,750
3/30/2015Andy SmithInsiderBuy5,500GBX 811£44,605
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Diploma PLC (LON:DPLM)
DateHeadline
News IconWhat the Charts are Saying About Diploma PLC (LSE:DPLM) - Midway Monitor (LON:DPLM)
midwaymonitor.com - February 16 at 2:55 PM
News IconStock Concentration on Shares of Diploma PLC (DPLM.L) - Sherwood Daily (LON:DPLM)
sherwooddaily.com - February 6 at 9:53 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoAre these high-flyers heading for a crash? (LON:DPLM)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 2 at 5:13 PM
News IconNew Analyst Ratings For GlaxoSmithKline (LON:GSK) (LON:DPLM)
perspectivabetica.com - January 26 at 6:03 PM
News IconPeel Hunt reiterated Diploma PLC (LON:DPLM) as 'Add' With 1050 ... - UK Market News (LON:DPLM)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - January 25 at 5:59 PM
News IconDiploma (LON:DPLM) New Price Targets - UK Market News (LON:DPLM)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - January 10 at 10:44 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Diploma Plc : December 19, 2016 (LON:DPLM)
www.capitalcube.com - December 20 at 9:51 AM
News IconInvestors are Keeping Tabs on Diploma PLC (LSE:DPLM) - The Business Journal (LON:DPLM)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 16 at 3:26 AM
capitalcube.com logoDiploma Plc :DPLM-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : December 16, 2016 (LON:DPLM)
www.capitalcube.com - December 16 at 3:26 AM
capitalcube.com logoDiploma Plc :DPLM-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended September 30, 2016 : December 16, 2016 (LON:DPLM)
www.capitalcube.com - December 16 at 3:26 AM
News IconStock Volatility Review for Diploma PLC (LSE:DPLM) - The Business Journal (LON:DPLM)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 9 at 10:06 PM
News IconTechnical Buzz on Diploma PLC (LSE:DPLM) - The Business Journal (LON:DPLM)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 7 at 3:59 PM
News IconFCF Score Check on Shares of Diploma PLC (LSE:DPLM) - The Business Journal (LON:DPLM)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 6 at 4:59 PM
News IconStock in Focus: Diploma PLC (LSE:DPLM) - The Business Journal (LON:DPLM)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 2 at 9:15 AM
News IconValue Composite Score Update on Diploma PLC (LSE:DPLM) - The Business Journal (LON:DPLM)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 1 at 4:56 PM
rttnews.com logoDiploma FY16 Pre-Tax Profit Rises (LON:DPLM)
www.rttnews.com - November 21 at 9:37 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoMORNING BID EUROPE-French "Third Man" adds to uncertainties (LON:DPLM)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - November 21 at 9:37 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoFull Year 2016 Diploma PLC Earnings Release - 02:00 am ET (LON:DPLM)
biz.yahoo.com - November 21 at 9:37 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoSales growth of 15% makes Diploma plc a post-Brexit buy! (LON:DPLM)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - November 21 at 9:37 AM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Diploma Plc : November 15, 2016 (LON:DPLM)
www.capitalcube.com - November 15 at 5:00 PM
capitalcube.com logoDiploma Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : DPLM-GB : November 14, 2016 (LON:DPLM)
www.capitalcube.com - November 14 at 8:32 AM
capitalcube.com logoDiploma Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:DPLM) : September 28, 2016 (LON:DPLM)
www.capitalcube.com - September 28 at 4:32 PM
capitalcube.com logoDiploma Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : DPLM-GB : September 27, 2016 (LON:DPLM)
www.capitalcube.com - September 27 at 9:16 AM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoLondon shares end lower as PMI data reveals business costs rising (LON:DPLM)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - September 2 at 9:32 AM
investing.com logoDiploma PLC Upgraded To "Add" By Peel Hunt (LON:DPLM)
www.investing.com - August 31 at 4:36 PM
capitalcube.com logoDiploma Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : DPLM-GB : August 31, 2016 (LON:DPLM)
www.capitalcube.com - August 31 at 9:29 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Diploma Plc : July 1, 2016 (LON:DPLM)
www.capitalcube.com - July 1 at 6:09 PM
capitalcube.com logoDiploma Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : DPLM-GB : June 15, 2016 (LON:DPLM)
www.capitalcube.com - June 15 at 4:45 AM
publicnow.com logoNotice of Adoption of FRS 101 (LON:DPLM)
www.publicnow.com - June 13 at 11:09 AM
capitalcube.com logoDiploma Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : DPLM-GB : April 26, 2016 (LON:DPLM)
www.capitalcube.com - April 26 at 4:36 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoAcquisitions driving growth at Diploma (LON:DPLM)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 24 at 4:35 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoLondon pre-open: Stocks seen tough higher; UK manufacturing and production data eyed (LON:DPLM)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 9 at 2:41 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoDiploma buys Cablecraft for up to £26m (LON:DPLM)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 9 at 2:41 AM
capitalcube.com logoDiploma Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:DPLM) : March 1, 2016 (LON:DPLM)
www.capitalcube.com - March 1 at 1:49 PM
capitalcube.com logoDiploma Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : DPLM-GB : February 29, 2016 (LON:DPLM)
www.capitalcube.com - February 29 at 4:32 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoQuestor share tip: Diploma weathers downturn (LON:DPLM)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 21 at 2:27 PM
trustnet.com logoDiploma resolutions passed at AGM (LON:DPLM)
www.trustnet.com - January 21 at 11:22 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoDiploma sales remain resilient but currencies soften up margins (LON:DPLM)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 20 at 4:51 AM
capitalcube.com logoDiploma Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : January 11, 2016 (LON:DPLM)
www.capitalcube.com - January 11 at 4:35 AM
capitalcube.com logoDiploma Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:DPLM) : December 17, 2015 (LON:DPLM)
www.capitalcube.com - December 17 at 12:41 PM
capitalcube.com logoDiploma Plc: Gathering momentum, can it sustain its performance? (LON:DPLM)
www.capitalcube.com - November 17 at 3:27 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoQuestor share tip: Diploma shares surge 18pc higher (LON:DPLM)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - November 16 at 12:29 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoShould You Buy GlaxoSmithKline plc, Diploma PLC & Merlin Entertainments PLC? (LON:DPLM)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - November 16 at 8:45 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoFull Year 2015 Diploma PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open (LON:DPLM)
biz.yahoo.com - November 16 at 7:07 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoDiploma delivers in face of currency headwinds (LON:DPLM)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - November 16 at 5:07 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoBUZZ-Diploma: best day in 4.5 yrs on strong FY (LON:DPLM)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - November 16 at 4:36 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoQuestor share tip: Diploma can withstand slowdown (LON:DPLM)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 5 at 10:52 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoFTSE 250 movers: Halfords punctured after trading update (LON:DPLM)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 2 at 10:06 AM
fool.co.uk logoJ Sainsbury plc vs Diploma plc vs Boohoo.com plc: Which Is The Best Buy? (LON:DPLM)
www.fool.co.uk - September 2 at 9:40 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoBUZZ-Diploma: 2nd top midcap loser on margins concerns (LON:DPLM)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 2 at 3:57 AM

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What is Diploma PLC's stock symbol?

Diploma PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "DPLM."

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

Diploma PLC announced a dividend on Monday, November 21st. Investors of record on Thursday, December 1st will be paid a dividend of GBX 13.80 per share on Friday, January 27th. This represents a yield of 1.51%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 1st. This is a boost from Diploma PLC's previous dividend of $6.20. The official announcement can be seen at this link.

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

5 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for Diploma PLC's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 950 to GBX 1,150. On average, they anticipate Diploma PLC's stock price to reach GBX 1,044 in the next year.

How do I buy Diploma PLC stock?

Shares of Diploma 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.

How much does a share of Diploma PLC stock cost?

One share of Diploma PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,062.


Last Updated on 2/21/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff