Diploma Stock Price, News & Analysis (LON:DPLM)

GBX 1,215 9.00 (0.75 %)
(As of 01/21/2018 09:07 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 1,215
Today's RangeGBX 1,198 - GBX 1,219
52-Week RangeGBX 989.50 - GBX 1,270
Volume90,509 shs
Average Volume118,665 shs
Market Capitalization£1.37 billion
P/E Ratio2,892.86
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About Diploma (LON:DPLM)

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

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Industrial Machinery & Equipment Wholesale
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorIndustrials
SymbolLON:DPLM
CUSIPN/A
Phone+44-20-75495700

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio2892.85714285714
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

Trailing EPSGBX 0.42
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins10.32%
Return on Equity18.70%
Return on Assets13.41%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares113,240,000

Diploma (LON:DPLM) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Diploma's stock symbol?

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

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

Diploma announced a dividend on Monday, November 20th. Investors of record on Thursday, November 30th will be given a dividend of GBX 16 per share on Wednesday, January 24th. This represents a yield of 1.34%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 30th. This is an increase from Diploma's previous dividend of $7.00. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Diploma's Dividend History.

How were Diploma's earnings last quarter?

Diploma PLC (LON:DPLM) posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, November, 20th. The company reported $49.80 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $48.20 by $1.60. The firm earned $451.90 million during the quarter. Diploma had a net margin of 10.32% and a return on equity of 18.70%. View Diploma's Earnings History.

Where is Diploma's stock going? Where will Diploma's stock price be in 2018?

5 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Diploma's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,030 to GBX 1,365. On average, they anticipate Diploma's stock price to reach GBX 1,252 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Diploma.

Who are some of Diploma's key competitors?

Who are Diploma's key executives?

Diploma's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Bruce M. Thompson, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director (Age 59)
  • Nigel P. Lingwood, Group Finance Director, Executive Director (Age 55)
  • Anthony J. Gallagher, Group Company Secretary
  • John E. Nicholas, Independent Non-Executive Chairman of the Board (Age 60)
  • Andrew P. Smith, Non-Executive Director (Age 56)
  • Anne Thorburn, Non-Executive Director
  • Charles Packshaw, Senior Independent Non-Executive Director

How do I buy Diploma stock?

Shares of Diploma 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 Diploma's stock price today?

One share of Diploma stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,215.

How big of a company is Diploma?

Diploma has a market capitalization of £1.37 billion.

How can I contact Diploma?

Diploma's mailing address is 12 Charterhouse Square, LONDON, EC1M 6AX, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-20-75495700.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Diploma (DPLM)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  124 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  154 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  278
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Analyst Ratings

Diploma (LON:DPLM) Analysts' Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: HoldBuyHoldHold
Consensus Rating Score: 2.402.602.402.40
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
3 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,252GBX 1,242GBX 1,127GBX 1,067

Diploma (LON:DPLM) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Diploma (LON:DPLM)

Diploma (LON:DPLM) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/17/2018Numis SecuritiesDowngradeAddGBX 1,300 -> GBX 1,350View Rating Details
12/12/2017Berenberg BankBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 1,280 -> GBX 1,365View Rating Details
11/24/2017BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual WeightGBX 1,000 -> GBX 1,030View Rating Details
11/22/2017Jefferies GroupBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 1,250 -> GBX 1,350View Rating Details
11/20/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingAddGBX 1,165View Rating Details
10/13/2016Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperformGBX 950 -> GBX 1,020View Rating Details
(Data available from 1/21/2016 forward)

Earnings

Diploma (LON:DPLM) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Diploma (LON:DPLM)

Diploma (LON DPLM) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/20/2017Y 2017GBX 48.20GBX 49.80£451.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Estimates

Diploma (LON:DPLM) Earnings Estimates

No earnings estimates for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Dividends

Diploma (LON:DPLM) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
11/20/2017GBX 161.34%11/30/201711/30/20171/24/2018
5/15/2017GBX 70.64%5/25/20175/25/20176/14/2017
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

Diploma (LON DPLM) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trades by Quarter for Diploma (LON:DPLM)

Diploma (LON DPLM) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
11/24/2017Nigel LingwoodInsiderSell52,360GBX 1,196£626,225.60
6/13/2017Bruce ThompsonInsiderSell175,000GBX 1,115£1,951,250
3/22/2017Bruce ThompsonInsiderBuy7,350GBX 1,044£76,734
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

Diploma (LON DPLM) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
Diploma (DPLM) Price Target Raised to GBX 1,365 at Berenberg BankDiploma (DPLM) Price Target Raised to GBX 1,365 at Berenberg Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 25 at 8:50 AM
ETFs with exposure to Diploma Plc : December 14, 2017ETFs with exposure to Diploma Plc : December 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 14 at 5:20 PM
Diploma Plc :DPLM-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : December 13, 2017Diploma Plc :DPLM-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : December 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 14 at 10:13 AM
Diploma Plc :DPLM-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended September 30, 2017 : December 13, 2017Diploma Plc :DPLM-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended September 30, 2017 : December 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 14 at 10:13 AM
Diploma Plc : DPLM-GB: Dividend Analysis : December 01st, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : December 1, 2017Diploma Plc : DPLM-GB: Dividend Analysis : December 01st, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : December 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 2 at 9:14 AM
Diploma PLC (DPLM) Raises Dividend to GBX 16 Per ShareDiploma PLC (DPLM) Raises Dividend to GBX 16 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 29 at 11:08 AM
Nigel Lingwood Sells 52,360 Shares of Diploma PLC (DPLM) StockNigel Lingwood Sells 52,360 Shares of Diploma PLC (DPLM) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 27 at 1:36 PM
Edited Transcript of DPLM.L earnings conference call or presentation 20-Nov-17 9:00am GMTEdited Transcript of DPLM.L earnings conference call or presentation 20-Nov-17 9:00am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - November 25 at 10:32 AM
Diploma PLC (DPLM) Given New GBX 1,030 Price Target at Barclays PLCDiploma PLC (DPLM) Given New GBX 1,030 Price Target at Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 24 at 6:32 AM
Jefferies Group LLC Boosts Diploma PLC (DPLM) Price Target to GBX 1,350Jefferies Group LLC Boosts Diploma PLC (DPLM) Price Target to GBX 1,350
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 23 at 8:42 PM
Diploma Plc: Price momentum supported by strong fundamentalsDiploma Plc: Price momentum supported by strong fundamentals
finance.yahoo.com - November 21 at 6:13 PM
Diploma Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : DPLM-GB : November 21, 2017Diploma Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : DPLM-GB : November 21, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 21 at 4:55 AM
Diploma PLC (DPLM) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel HuntDiploma PLC (DPLM) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 21 at 12:16 AM
Diploma PLC (DPLM) Upgraded by Numis Securities Ltd to BuyDiploma PLC (DPLM) Upgraded by Numis Securities Ltd to Buy
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 20 at 4:14 PM
One growth stock I’d buy over IWG plcOne growth stock I’d buy over IWG plc
www.fool.co.uk - November 20 at 9:11 AM
Diplomas adjusted profit rises 19 percent; shares surgeDiploma's adjusted profit rises 19 percent; shares surge
finance.yahoo.com - November 20 at 9:11 AM
Diploma PLC (DPLM) Announces  Earnings ResultsDiploma PLC (DPLM) Announces Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 20 at 7:12 AM
Diploma Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : DPLM-GB : November 14, 2016Diploma Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : DPLM-GB : November 14, 2016
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 10:13 AM
ETFs with exposure to Diploma Plc : November 15, 2016ETFs with exposure to Diploma Plc : November 15, 2016
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 10:13 AM
Diploma Plc :DPLM-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : December 16, 2016Diploma Plc :DPLM-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : December 16, 2016
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 10:13 AM
Diploma Plc :DPLM-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended September 30, 2016 : December 16, 2016Diploma Plc :DPLM-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended September 30, 2016 : December 16, 2016
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 10:13 AM
ETFs with exposure to Diploma Plc : December 19, 2016ETFs with exposure to Diploma Plc : December 19, 2016
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 10:13 AM
Diploma Plc : DPLM-GB: Dividend Analysis : December 02nd, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : April 4, 2017Diploma Plc : DPLM-GB: Dividend Analysis : December 02nd, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : April 4, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 10:13 AM
Diploma Plc :DPLM-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended March 31, 2017 : May 17, 2017Diploma Plc :DPLM-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended March 31, 2017 : May 17, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 10:13 AM
Diploma Plc : DPLM-GB: Dividend Analysis : May 26th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 26, 2017Diploma Plc : DPLM-GB: Dividend Analysis : May 26th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 26, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 10:13 AM
Diploma Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : DPLM-GB : June 19, 2017Diploma Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : DPLM-GB : June 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 10:13 AM
Diploma PLC (DPLM) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by BrokeragesDiploma PLC (DPLM) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 1 at 2:50 AM
Diploma PLC (DPLM) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from AnalystsDiploma PLC (DPLM) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 6 at 5:08 AM
Peel Hunt Reiterates Add Rating for Diploma PLC (DPLM)Peel Hunt Reiterates Add Rating for Diploma PLC (DPLM)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 30 at 8:10 PM
Diploma Sees Higher FY17 Revenues, Sees FY Results In Line With ViewDiploma Sees Higher FY17 Revenues, Sees FY Results In Line With View
www.rttnews.com - August 30 at 4:30 AM
[$$] Investors Chronicle: SuperGroup, St Modwen Properties, Greene King[$$] Investors Chronicle: SuperGroup, St Modwen Properties, Greene King
finance.yahoo.com - July 8 at 10:16 AM
Are these high-flyers heading for a crash?Are these high-flyers heading for a crash?
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 2 at 5:13 PM
Diploma FY16 Pre-Tax Profit RisesDiploma FY16 Pre-Tax Profit Rises
www.rttnews.com - November 21 at 9:37 AM
MORNING BID EUROPE-French "Third Man" adds to uncertaintiesMORNING BID EUROPE-French "Third Man" adds to uncertainties
uk.finance.yahoo.com - November 21 at 9:37 AM
Full Year 2016 Diploma PLC Earnings Release - 02:00 am ETFull Year 2016 Diploma PLC Earnings Release - 02:00 am ET
biz.yahoo.com - November 21 at 9:37 AM
Sales growth of 15% makes Diploma plc a post-Brexit buy!Sales growth of 15% makes Diploma plc a post-Brexit buy!
uk.finance.yahoo.com - November 21 at 9:37 AM
Acquisitions driving growth at DiplomaAcquisitions driving growth at Diploma
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 24 at 4:35 AM
London pre-open: Stocks seen tough higher; UK manufacturing and production data eyedLondon pre-open: Stocks seen tough higher; UK manufacturing and production data eyed
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 9 at 2:41 AM
Diploma buys Cablecraft for up to £26mDiploma buys Cablecraft for up to £26m
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 9 at 2:41 AM
Questor share tip: Diploma weathers downturnQuestor share tip: Diploma weathers downturn
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 21 at 2:27 PM
Diploma sales remain resilient but currencies soften up marginsDiploma sales remain resilient but currencies soften up margins
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 20 at 4:51 AM
Questor share tip: Diploma shares surge 18pc higherQuestor share tip: Diploma shares surge 18pc higher
uk.finance.yahoo.com - November 16 at 12:29 PM
Should You Buy GlaxoSmithKline plc, Diploma PLC & Merlin Entertainments PLC?Should You Buy GlaxoSmithKline plc, Diploma PLC & Merlin Entertainments PLC?
uk.finance.yahoo.com - November 16 at 8:45 AM
Full Year 2015 Diploma PLC Earnings Release - Before Market OpenFull Year 2015 Diploma PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open
biz.yahoo.com - November 16 at 7:07 AM
Diploma delivers in face of currency headwindsDiploma delivers in face of currency headwinds
uk.finance.yahoo.com - November 16 at 5:07 AM
BUZZ-Diploma: best day in 4.5 yrs on strong FYBUZZ-Diploma: best day in 4.5 yrs on strong FY
uk.finance.yahoo.com - November 16 at 4:36 AM
Questor share tip: Diploma can withstand slowdownQuestor share tip: Diploma can withstand slowdown
uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 5 at 10:52 AM
FTSE 250 movers: Halfords punctured after trading updateFTSE 250 movers: Halfords punctured after trading update
uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 2 at 10:06 AM
J Sainsbury plc vs Diploma plc vs Boohoo.com plc: Which Is The Best Buy?J Sainsbury plc vs Diploma plc vs Boohoo.com plc: Which Is The Best Buy?
www.fool.co.uk - September 2 at 9:40 AM
BUZZ-Diploma: 2nd top midcap loser on margins concernsBUZZ-Diploma: 2nd top midcap loser on margins concerns
uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 2 at 3:57 AM

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