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Diploma Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 2,254
+80.00 (+3.68 %)
(As of 09/25/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 2,254
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 1,887.54
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 2,254
Volume447,138 shs
Average Volume198,412 shs
Market Capitalization£2.55 billion
P/E Ratio40.39
Dividend Yield1.64%
Diploma PLC, together with its subsidiaries, supplies specialized technical products and services in North America, Europe, and internationally. It operates through three business sectors: Life Sciences, Seals, and Controls. The Life Sciences sector supplies consumables and instruments for the diagnostic testing of blood, tissue, and other samples in hospital pathology and life sciences laboratories; electrosurgery and minimally invasive surgery equipment and consumables for use in hospital operating rooms; and surgical medical devices, and related consumables and services to GI endoscopy suites in hospitals and private clinics. It also provides containment enclosures for potent powder handling; and equipment and services for the monitoring and control of environmental emissions, as well as a range of gas detection devices. The Seals sector supplies a range of seals, gaskets, filters, cylinders, components, and kits used in heavy mobile machinery and specialized industrial equipment; and sealing products, and custom moulded and machined parts to manufacturers of specialized industrial equipment. The Controls sector offers electrical wiring, protective sleeving, connectors and harnessing products, aerospace-quality fasteners, seals, customized assemblies, kits, and cable accessories for technical applications in aerospace, defense, motorsport, energy, medical, rail, and industrial industries; flexible braided products for screening, earthing and lightning protection, power shunt connectors, multi-core cables, cable markers, sleeving and trunking, and specialty fasteners; and fluid controllers, compressors, valves, temperature and pressure measurement devices, and specialized vending and liquid dispensing components for food retailing and transportation, catering equipment, vending machines, coffee brewing, pure water, and water cooling systems in the food and beverage industry. Diploma PLC was incorporated in 1931 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 0.9Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

0.96 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Industrial Equipment Wholesale



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£567.90 million
Cash FlowGBX 23.76 per share
Book ValueGBX 282.90 per share



Market Cap£2.55 billion
Next Earnings Date11/16/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable
GBX 2,254
+80.00 (+3.68 %)
(As of 09/25/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Diploma (LON:DPLM) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Diploma's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Diploma's stock was trading at GBX 1,688 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, DPLM stock has increased by 33.5% and is now trading at GBX 2,254.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Diploma?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Diploma in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 7 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is Diploma's next earnings date?

Diploma is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November 16th 2020.
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How were Diploma's earnings last quarter?

Diploma PLC (LON:DPLM) issued its quarterly earnings results on Monday, November, 18th. The company reported $64.30 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' 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 announced a dividend on Monday, November 18th. Investors of record on Thursday, November 28th will be given a dividend of GBX 20.50 per share on Wednesday, January 22nd. This represents a yield of 1.15%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 28th. This is an increase from Diploma's previous dividend of GBX 8.50. The official announcement can be seen at this link.
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What price target have analysts set for DPLM?

8 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for Diploma's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,370 to GBX 1,950. On average, they anticipate Diploma's stock price to reach GBX 1,641.43 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 27.2%.
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Who are some of Diploma's key competitors?

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).

Who are Diploma's key executives?

Diploma's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Nigel P. Lingwood, Group Fin. Director & Exec. Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. Jonathan Thomson, CEO & Director (Age 47)
  • Mr. Anthony J. Gallagher, Group Company Sec.
  • Mr. Neil Yazdani, Group Financial Controller
  • Mr. Stuart Bell, Fin. Director of International Seals

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.

What is Diploma's stock price today?

One share of DPLM stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 2,254.

How big of a company is Diploma?

Diploma has a market capitalization of £2.55 billion and generates £567.90 million in revenue each year. Diploma employs 1,800 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 9/26/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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