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Diploma (DPLM) Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 2,440
+40.00 (+1.67%)
(As of 05/20/2022 09:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
275,788 shs
Average Volume
188,324 shs
Market Capitalization
£3.04 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About Diploma

Diploma PLC, together with its subsidiaries, supplies specialized technical products and services in the United Kingdom, rest of Europe, North America, and internationally. It operates through three business sectors: Life Sciences, Seals, and Controls. The Life Sciences sector supplies clinical diagnostics instrumentation and products, consumables, specialty surgical devices, and related consumables and services to public hospitals, private clinics, pathology laboratories, scientific research, and medical segments; surgical equipment for hospital operating rooms; and distributes laboratory diagnostics, specialty medical devices, devices, equipment, and patient monitoring technologies used in operating theatres, as well as medically supervised nutrition. It also provides supplies specialist containment solutions and analyzers for chemical, petrochemical, environmental research, and pharmaceutical technology. The Seals sector supplies various seals, gaskets, filters, cylinders, components, and kits used in heavy mobile machinery and specialized industrial equipment; and O-rings, custom molded and machined parts, fluid sealing products, and hydraulic cylinder components. The Controls sector offers cable identification, termination, and management products, and cable products; low voltage cables and cable management solutions; harness components and specialist connectors, including protective sleevings, cut-to-length tubing, kitting, connector assemblies, and prototype quantities of customized multi-core cables; fasteners and related technical support, and other value-added services for civil aerospace, motorsport, defense, and general industries, as well as supports customers with automated inventory replenishment solutions; fluid controllers, compressors, valves, temperature and pressure measurement devices, and liquid dispensing components; and silicones, adhesives, and sealants. Diploma PLC was incorporated in 1931 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industrial Equipment Wholesale
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
£870.70 million
Cash Flow
GBX 106.40 per share
Book Value
GBX 439.80 per share


Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
£3.04 billion
Not Optionable

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 6/10 Dividend
Dividend Payable


Overall MarketRank

1.97 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 4.3Community Rank: 4.1Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Diploma (LON:DPLM) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Diploma a buy right now?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Diploma in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Diploma stock.
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How were Diploma's earnings last quarter?

Diploma PLC (LON:DPLM) issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, November, 18th. The company reported $64.30 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $63.40 by $0.90.
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How often does Diploma pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Diploma?

Diploma declared a dividend on Monday, May 16th. Investors of record on Thursday, May 26th will be given a dividend of GBX 15 per share on Friday, June 10th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.58%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 26th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link.
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Is Diploma a good dividend stock?

Diploma pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.43 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.85%. The dividend payout ratio of Diploma is 0.72%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What price target have analysts set for DPLM?

6 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for Diploma's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 2,450 to GBX 3,500. On average, they anticipate Diploma's stock price to reach GBX 3,110 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 27.5% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Diploma's key executives?
Diploma's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Jonathan Thomson, CEO & Director (Age 50, Pay $1.75M)
  • Ms. Barbara Gibbes, CFO & Director
  • Mr. John Morrison, Group Company Sec. & Head of Legal
  • Mr. Neil Yazdani, Group Financial Controller
  • Mr. Stuart Bell, Fin. Director of International Seals
What other stocks do shareholders of Diploma own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Diploma investors own include Ashtead Group (AHT), Anglo American (AAL), Applied Materials (AMAT), Meggitt (MGGT), Unilever (ULVR), Aviva (AV), Barratt Developments (BDEV), Croda International (CRDA), Experian (EXPN) and easyJet (EZJ).

What is Diploma's stock symbol?

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

How do I buy shares of Diploma?

Shares of DPLM 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 Diploma's stock price today?

One share of DPLM stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 2,440.

How much money does Diploma make?

Diploma has a market capitalization of £3.04 billion and generates £870.70 million in revenue each year.

How many employees does Diploma have?

Diploma employs 2,505 workers across the globe.

What is Diploma's official website?

The official website for Diploma is www.diplomaplc.com.

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.

This page was last updated on 5/23/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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