Drax 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.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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- Symbol: LON:DRX
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- Market Cap: £1.39 billion
- Outstanding Shares: 406,547,000
- 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 319.87
- 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 336.22
- 52 Week Range: GBX 273.10 - GBX 393.20
Sales & Book Value:
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 7.238138
- P/E Growth: 0.660000
- Annual Revenue: £2.95 billion
- Price / Sales: 0.47
- Book Value: GBX 5.03 per share
- Price / Book: 0.68
- Average Volume: 1.27 million shs.
Frequently Asked Questions for Drax Group Plc (LON:DRX)
What is Drax Group Plc's stock symbol?
Drax Group Plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "DRX."
How often does Drax Group Plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Drax Group Plc?
Drax Group Plc announced a dividend on Thursday, February 16th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, April 20th will be paid a dividend of GBX 0.40 per share on Friday, May 12th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.11%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 20th. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Drax Group Plc's Dividend History.
When will Drax Group Plc make its next earnings announcement?
Where is Drax Group Plc's stock going? Where will Drax Group Plc's stock price be in 2017?
14 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Drax Group Plc's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 305 to GBX 430. On average, they expect Drax Group Plc's stock price to reach GBX 374.64 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Drax Group Plc.
Who are some of Drax Group Plc's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Drax Group Plc include Capital & Counties Properties PLC (CAPC), John Wood Group PLC (WG), Shaftesbury plc (SHB), Renishaw plc (RSW), Tp Icap Plc (TCAP), Intermediate Capital Group plc (ICP), Man Group Plc (EMG), Electrocomponents plc (ECM), Henderson Group Plc (HGG), BTG plc (BTG), Daily Mail and General Trust plc (DMGT), Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc (JLT), NEX Group PLC (NXG), William Hill plc (WMH), Close Brothers Group plc (CBG), Hays plc (HAS), Paysafe Group Plc (PAYS) and Beazley PLC (BEZ).
Who are Drax Group Plc's key executives?
Drax Group Plc's management team includes the folowing people:
- Dorothy C. Thompson CBE, Group Chief Executive, Executive Director
How do I buy Drax Group Plc stock?
Shares of Drax Group 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.
What is Drax Group Plc's stock price today?
MarketBeat Community Rating for Drax Group Plc (LON DRX)MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Drax Group Plc 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.
One share of Drax Group Plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 342.10.
Earnings History for Drax Group Plc (LON:DRX)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com
Earnings Estimates for Drax Group Plc (LON:DRX)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $9.41 EPS
Dividend History by Quarter for Drax Group Plc (LON:DRX)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Drax Group Plc (LON:DRX)Insider Trades by Quarter for Drax Group Plc (LON:DRX)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|3/14/2017||Andy Koss||Insider||Sell||2,643||GBX 338||£8,933.34|
|3/9/2015||Dorothy Thompson||Insider||Sell||57,624||GBX 394||£227,038.56|
Headline Trends for Drax Group Plc (LON:DRX)
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Drax Group Plc (DRX) Chart for Monday, May, 29, 2017