Drax Group Stock Price, News & Analysis (LON:DRX)

GBX 271.60 6.40 (2.41 %)
(As of 12/17/2017 07:06 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 271.60
Today's RangeGBX 264.20 - GBX 274.10
52-Week RangeGBX 253.50 - GBX 393.20
Volume1.46 million shs
Average Volume898,472 shs
Market Capitalization£1.11 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About Drax Group (LON:DRX)

Drax Group logoDrax Group Plc is engaged in the electricity generation; electricity supply to business customers, and manufacturing of sustainable compressed wood pellets for use in electricity production. The Company's segments include Generation, which is engaged in the generation of electricity at Drax Power Station; Biomass Supply, which is engaged in the production of sustainable compressed wood pellets at its processing facilities in the United States, and Retail, which is engaged in the supply of power to business customers and wood pellets to the domestic heat market. Its business units include Drax Power, Haven Power, Drax Biomass and Billington Bioenergy. Drax Biomass provides compressed wood pellets. Haven Power supplies electricity to businesses. Billington Bioenergy supplies sustainable compressed wood pellets to provide businesses and households with renewable heat. Drax Power Station is located near Selby, North Yorkshire, connecting into the national electricity distribution grid.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Fossil Fuel Electric Utilities
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFossil Fuel Electric Utilities
SymbolLON:DRX
CUSIPN/A
Phone+44-1757-618381

Debt

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

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
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 (0.06)
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins-3.80%
Return on Equity-6.96%
Return on Assets-3.66%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares406,860,000

Drax Group (LON:DRX) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Drax Group's stock symbol?

Drax Group trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "DRX."

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

Drax Group announced a dividend on Wednesday, July 19th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 21st will be given a dividend of GBX 4.90 per share on Friday, October 6th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.47%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 21st. This is an increase from Drax Group's previous dividend of $0.40. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Drax Group's Dividend History.

Where is Drax Group's stock going? Where will Drax Group's stock price be in 2017?

14 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Drax Group's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 290 to GBX 430. On average, they anticipate Drax Group's stock price to reach GBX 375.71 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Drax Group.

Who are some of Drax Group's key competitors?

Who are Drax Group's key executives?

Drax Group's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Dorothy C. Thompson CBE, Group Chief Executive, Executive Director
  • Will Gardiner, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Jonathan Kini, Chief Executive - Drax Retail
  • Pete Madden, Chief Executive - Drax Biomass
  • Andy Koss, Chief Executive - Drax Power, Executive Director
  • Matthew Rivers, Director of Corporate Affairs
  • David McCallum, Company Secretary
  • Philip G. Cox, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board (Age 65)
  • David Nussbaum, Non-Executive Director
  • Tim R. Cobbold, Independent Non-Executive Director

How do I buy Drax Group stock?

Shares of Drax Group 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 Drax Group's stock price today?

One share of Drax Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 271.60.

How big of a company is Drax Group?

Drax Group has a market capitalization of £1.11 billion.

How can I contact Drax Group?

Drax Group's mailing address is Drax Power Station, SELBY, YO8 8PH, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1757-618381.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Drax Group (DRX)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  326 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  439 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  765
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Drax Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Drax Group (LON:DRX) Analysts' Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyHold
Consensus Rating Score: 2.502.542.542.27
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s)
5 Hold Rating(s)
8 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
4 Hold Rating(s)
8 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
4 Hold Rating(s)
8 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
3 Sell Rating(s)
5 Hold Rating(s)
7 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 375.71GBX 383.85GBX 388.08GBX 364.27

Drax Group (LON:DRX) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Drax Group (LON:DRX)

Drax Group (LON:DRX) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
12/13/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 380View Rating Details
12/6/2017Deutsche BankLower Price TargetHoldGBX 310 -> GBX 300View Rating Details
12/4/2017HSBCLower Price TargetHoldGBX 360 -> GBX 290View Rating Details
11/17/2017CitigroupReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 310View Rating Details
10/26/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 370View Rating Details
9/22/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 400View Rating Details
7/24/2017Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeOutperformGBX 340 -> GBX 400View Rating Details
7/20/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 400View Rating Details
6/23/2017InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 420View Rating Details
6/18/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 420View Rating Details
5/2/2017Jefferies GroupUpgradeBuyGBX 305 -> GBX 400View Rating Details
2/24/2017Morgan StanleyDowngradeUnderweightGBX 310 -> GBX 325View Rating Details
1/24/2017S&P GlobalDowngradeBuyGBX 380 -> GBX 430View Rating Details
12/19/2016Societe GeneraleUpgradeBuyGBX 270 -> GBX 415View Rating Details
3/11/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingMarket PerformGBX 250View Rating Details
2/10/2016AlphaValueUpgradeReduceGBX 223View Rating Details
(Data available from 12/17/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Drax Group (LON:DRX)


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Estimates

Drax Group (LON:DRX) Earnings Estimates

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Dividends

Drax Group (LON:DRX) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
7/19/2017GBX 4.901.47%9/21/20179/21/201710/6/2017
2/16/2017€0.400.11%4/20/20174/20/20175/12/2017
7/26/2016GBX 2.100.61%9/22/20169/22/201610/7/2016
2/23/2016€0.600.25%4/21/20164/21/20165/13/2016
7/28/2015GBX 5.101.84%9/24/20159/24/201510/9/2015
2/24/2015GBX 7.201.84%4/23/20154/23/20155/15/2015
7/29/2014GBX 4.700.67%9/24/20149/24/201410/10/2014
2/18/2014GBX 8.901.11%4/23/20144/23/20145/16/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Drax Group (LON DRX) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trades by Quarter for Drax Group (LON:DRX)

Drax Group (LON DRX) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/26/2017Andy KossInsiderBuy15,000GBX 307£46,050
8/18/2017David NussbaumInsiderBuy7,500GBX 315£23,625
3/14/2017Andy KossInsiderSell2,643GBX 338£8,933.34
3/7/2016Thompson,DorothyInsiderSell31,995GBX 270£86,386.50
11/15/2015Gardiner,WillInsiderBuy21,168GBX 234£49,533.12
6/23/2015Cox,PhilipInsiderBuy60,000GBX 3.64£2,184
3/9/2015Dorothy ThompsonInsiderSell57,624GBX 394£227,038.56
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Drax Group (LON DRX) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
Drax Group plc (DRX) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from BrokeragesDrax Group plc (DRX) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 11 at 3:38 AM
Drax Group (DRX) Price Target Cut to GBX 300 by Analysts at Deutsche BankDrax Group (DRX) Price Target Cut to GBX 300 by Analysts at Deutsche Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 10 at 1:02 PM
Drax Group (DRX) PT Lowered to GBX 380 at J P Morgan Chase & CoDrax Group (DRX) PT Lowered to GBX 380 at J P Morgan Chase & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 9 at 9:26 PM
Drax Groups (DRX) "Overweight" Rating Reiterated at J P Morgan Chase & CoDrax Group's (DRX) "Overweight" Rating Reiterated at J P Morgan Chase & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 28 at 11:26 PM
Drax Group Plcs (DRX) Neutral Rating Reaffirmed at Citigroup Inc.Drax Group Plc's (DRX) Neutral Rating Reaffirmed at Citigroup Inc.
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 18 at 4:20 PM
Drax Group Plc (DRX) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from BrokeragesDrax Group Plc (DRX) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 16 at 3:40 AM
Four UK power firms call for carbon price floor extensionFour UK power firms call for carbon price floor extension
finance.yahoo.com - October 22 at 10:06 PM
Drax Group Plc (DRX) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by BrokeragesDrax Group Plc (DRX) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 22 at 5:04 AM
Drax Group Plc (DRX) Insider Buys £46,050 in StockDrax Group Plc (DRX) Insider Buys £46,050 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 27 at 10:22 AM
Drax Group Plc (DRX) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from BrokeragesDrax Group Plc (DRX) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 27 at 4:42 AM
Drax Group Plcs (DRX) Outperform Rating Reiterated at Credit Suisse GroupDrax Group Plc's (DRX) Outperform Rating Reiterated at Credit Suisse Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 22 at 12:00 PM
[$$] How shy and retiring Dorothy took Drax-tic action[$$] How shy and retiring Dorothy took Drax-tic action
finance.yahoo.com - September 22 at 8:52 AM
Drax Group Appoints Will Gardiner To Succeed Dorothy Thompson As CEODrax Group Appoints Will Gardiner To Succeed Dorothy Thompson As CEO
www.rttnews.com - September 21 at 6:05 PM
Drax appoints CFO Will Gardiner as new CEO - MarketWatchDrax appoints CFO Will Gardiner as new CEO - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - September 21 at 9:20 AM
[$$] Drax boss Dorothy Thompson to step down after 12 years[$$] Drax boss Dorothy Thompson to step down after 12 years
finance.yahoo.com - September 21 at 9:20 AM
[$$] Drax plans huge gas plant and battery facility in North Yorkshire[$$] Drax plans huge gas plant and battery facility in North Yorkshire
finance.yahoo.com - September 13 at 7:20 PM
Drax Group Plc (DRX) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from AnalystsDrax Group Plc (DRX) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 2 at 4:58 AM
Drax Group Plc (DRX) Insider David Nussbaum Acquires 7,500 SharesDrax Group Plc (DRX) Insider David Nussbaum Acquires 7,500 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 21 at 10:20 AM
Drax Group Plc (DRX) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche Bank AGDrax Group Plc (DRX) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 20 at 12:10 AM
Drax Group Plc (DRX) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from AnalystsDrax Group Plc (DRX) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 8 at 4:38 AM
ETFs with exposure to Drax Group Plc : August 4, 2017ETFs with exposure to Drax Group Plc : August 4, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 11:14 PM
Drax Group Plc (DRX) Stock Rating Upgraded by Royal Bank Of CanadaDrax Group Plc (DRX) Stock Rating Upgraded by Royal Bank Of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 24 at 11:49 AM
Drax Group Plcs (LON:DRX) "Outperform" Rating Reaffirmed at Credit Suisse GroupDrax Group Plc's (LON:DRX) "Outperform" Rating Reaffirmed at Credit Suisse Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 23 at 8:14 AM
Drax Group Plc :DRX-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : July 21, 2017Drax Group Plc :DRX-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : July 21, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 21 at 7:53 PM
Drax Group Plc (LON:DRX) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by BNP ParibasDrax Group Plc (LON:DRX) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by BNP Paribas
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 20 at 12:16 PM
Drax swings to pretax loss on higher depreciation - MarketWatchDrax swings to pretax loss on higher depreciation - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - July 20 at 6:24 AM
[$$] Drax appoints conservationist to board[$$] Drax appoints conservationist to board
finance.yahoo.com - July 19 at 7:04 PM
Edited Transcript of DRX.L earnings conference call or presentation 19-Jul-17 8:00am GMTEdited Transcript of DRX.L earnings conference call or presentation 19-Jul-17 8:00am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - July 19 at 7:04 PM
[$$] Lombard: Drax overhauls the coal[$$] Lombard: Drax overhauls the coal
finance.yahoo.com - July 19 at 7:04 PM
Drax Group Plc (LON:DRX) Increases Dividend to GBX 4.90 Per ShareDrax Group Plc (LON:DRX) Increases Dividend to GBX 4.90 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 19 at 4:57 PM
Drax Group Plc (DRX) Downgraded by Citigroup Inc. to "Neutral"Drax Group Plc (DRX) Downgraded by Citigroup Inc. to "Neutral"
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 19 at 9:15 AM
Drax Group Posts Pretax Loss In H1 - Quick FactsDrax Group Posts Pretax Loss In H1 - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - July 19 at 5:38 AM
Earnings lift European shares as ASML boosts tech, Reckitt jumpsEarnings lift European shares as ASML boosts tech, Reckitt jumps
finance.yahoo.com - July 19 at 5:38 AM
Drax Group Plc (DRX) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on WednesdayDrax Group Plc (DRX) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 17 at 2:46 AM
Drax Group Plc (LON:DRX) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from BrokeragesDrax Group Plc (LON:DRX) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 14 at 12:32 PM
HSBC Holdings plc Increases Drax Group Plc (LON:DRX) Price Target to GBX 360HSBC Holdings plc Increases Drax Group Plc (LON:DRX) Price Target to GBX 360
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 2 at 9:46 AM
Neil Woodford just bought a dividend stock you’ve probably never heard ofNeil Woodford just bought a dividend stock you’ve probably never heard of
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 30 at 5:15 PM
Neil Woodford just bought a dividend stock you’ve probably never heard ofNeil Woodford just bought a dividend stock you’ve probably never heard of
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 30 at 5:15 PM
Kier posts massive profit rise; chairman to retireKier posts massive profit rise; chairman to retire
www.marketwatch.com - March 23 at 5:23 PM
Drax Submits Initial Bids For Bankruptcy Auction Of Distressed Pellet PlantsDrax Submits Initial Bids For Bankruptcy Auction Of Distressed Pellet Plants
www.rttnews.com - February 27 at 7:37 PM
[$$] Drax Group Submitts Bids for Distressed US Pellet Plants[$$] Drax Group Submitts Bids for Distressed US Pellet Plants
www.wsj.com - February 27 at 7:37 PM
U.K. Claim That Burning Biomass Is Clean Seen as `FlawedU.K. Claim That Burning Biomass Is Clean Seen as `Flawed'
www.bloomberg.com - February 23 at 4:48 PM
Drax Group FY16 EBITDA Declines; To Review Dividend Policy - Quick FactsDrax Group FY16 EBITDA Declines; To Review Dividend Policy - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - February 16 at 8:08 PM
Drax Group FY16 EBITDA Declines; To Review Dividend Policy - Quick FactsDrax Group FY16 EBITDA Declines; To Review Dividend Policy - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - February 16 at 8:08 PM
Drax 2016 profit more than triplesDrax 2016 profit more than triples
www.marketwatch.com - February 16 at 8:08 PM
Drax 2016 profit more than triplesDrax 2016 profit more than triples
www.marketwatch.com - February 16 at 8:08 PM
[$$] UK power group Drax plays down dividend review[$$] UK power group Drax plays down dividend review
www.ft.com - February 16 at 3:07 PM
[$$] Drax dividend decision proves a drag to investors[$$] Drax dividend decision proves a drag to investors
www.ft.com - February 16 at 3:07 PM
UKs latest power capacity auction clears at 6.95 pounds/kW/yrUK's latest power capacity auction clears at 6.95 pounds/kW/yr
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 3 at 5:10 PM

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