Devro plc Company Profile (LON:DVO)

About Devro plc (LON:DVO)

Devro plc logoDevro plc is a United Kingdom-based manufacturer of collagen products for the food industry. The Company conducts its operations through three segments: Americas, Asia-Pacific and Europe. The Americas segment includes the Company's operations in North America and Latin America. The Asia-Pacific segment includes the Company's operations in Australia, New Zealand, Japan, China and the rest of South East Asia. The Europe segment includes the Company's operations in Continental Europe, the United Kingdom, Ireland and Africa. The Company's collagen casing is used to manufacture all varieties of sausage. The Company sells directly to food manufacturers and via agents and distributors. The Company's products include edible casings, such as Devro Fresh Butchers, Devro Fresh Link and Devro Fresh Premium; non-edible casings, such as Cutisin; films, such as Edicol A and Edicol MX, and plastics, such as Ralex Mini Ralen, Ralex Mini Smoke and Ralex Ralex.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Non-Cyclical Consumer Goods & Services
  • Industry: Ready-Made Meals
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:DVO
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: £397.34 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 166,949,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 233.43
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 217.58
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 139.34 - GBX 246.75
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 31.73
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £253.4 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.57
  • Book Value: GBX 0.72 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.31
  • Dividend Yield: 3.8%
  • EBITDA: £61.4 million
  • Net Margins: 7.43%
  • Return on Equity: 16.21%
  • Return on Assets: 4.23%
  • Average Volume: 163,746 shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Devro plc (LON:DVO)

What is Devro plc's stock symbol?

Devro plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "DVO."

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

Devro plc announced a dividend on Wednesday, August 2nd. Investors of record on Thursday, August 24th will be paid a dividend of GBX 2.70 per share on Friday, October 6th. This represents a yield of 1.14%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 24th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Devro plc's Dividend History.

Where is Devro plc's stock going? Where will Devro plc's stock price be in 2017?

6 analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Devro plc's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 180 to GBX 220. On average, they expect Devro plc's share price to reach GBX 199 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Devro plc.

Who are some of Devro plc's key competitors?

Who are Devro plc's key executives?

Devro plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Peter W. B. Page, Chief Executive, Executive Director
  • Rutger Helbing, Group Finance Director, Executive Director
  • Sarah Murphy, Group Human Resources Director
  • Michael Lauesgaard, Global Business Development Director
  • Bill McGowan, Commercial Director Americas
  • Beverley Munro, Commercial Director Asia-Pacific
  • Kevin Shoemaker, Group Supply Chain Director
  • Laurence Tanty, Commercial Director EMEA
  • John Meredith, Company Secretary
  • Gerard J. Hoetmer, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board

How do I buy Devro plc stock?

Shares of Devro 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 Devro plc's stock price today?

One share of Devro plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 238.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Devro plc (LON DVO)
Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  209 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  228 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  437
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Devro 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.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Devro plc (LON:DVO) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 6 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 199
Consensus Price Target History for Devro plc (LON:DVO)
Price Target History for Devro plc (LON:DVO)
Analysts' Ratings History for Devro plc (LON:DVO)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/8/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
8/3/2017Numis Securities LtdBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 209 -> GBX 220View Rating Details
8/2/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 205View Rating Details
4/26/2017N+1 SingerReiterated RatingHoldGBX 200View Rating Details
1/3/2017BNP ParibasLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 200 -> GBX 180View Rating Details
11/11/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingHoldGBX 190View Rating Details
8/4/2016HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingHoldGBX 275View Rating Details
3/17/2016InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 360View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/19/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Devro plc (LON:DVO)
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Earnings Estimates for Devro plc (LON:DVO)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $13.97 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Devro plc (LON DVO)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/2/2017GBX 2.701.14%8/24/20178/24/201710/6/2017
3/6/2017GBX 6.103.21%3/30/20173/30/20175/12/2017
8/3/2016GBX 2.701.05%8/25/20168/25/201610/7/2016
3/1/2016GBX 6.101.96%3/24/20163/24/20165/13/2016
8/5/2015GBX 2.700.84%8/27/20158/27/201510/2/2015
7/30/2014GBX 2.701.05%8/27/20148/27/201410/3/2014
3/4/2014GBX 6.102.19%3/26/20143/26/20145/16/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Devro plc (LON:DVO)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Devro plc (LON:DVO)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Devro plc (LON:DVO)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/2/2017Peter PageInsiderBuy10,000GBX 227£22,700
12/8/2016Peter PageInsiderBuy35,000GBX 154£53,900
12/7/2016Gerard HoetmerInsiderBuy25,000GBX 157£39,250
12/5/2016Gerard HoetmerInsiderBuy20,000GBX 147£29,400
11/25/2016Gerard HoetmerInsiderBuy20,000GBX 160£32,000
11/23/2016Rutger HelbingInsiderBuy246GBX 165£405.90
11/14/2016Paul Nigel WithersInsiderBuy20,000GBX 183£36,600
11/10/2016Gerard HoetmerInsiderBuy15,000GBX 178£26,700
8/5/2016Hoetmer ,GerardInsiderBuy5,000GBX 248£12,400
5/23/2016Page,PeterInsiderBuy10,000GBX 252£25,200
4/28/2016Hoetmer ,GerardInsiderBuy15,000GBX 284£42,600
8/6/2015Page,PeterInsiderBuy10,000GBX 318£31,800
3/3/2015Gerard HoetmerInsiderBuy15,000GBX 272£40,800
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Devro plc (LON:DVO)
Latest Headlines for Devro plc (LON:DVO)
DateHeadline logoDevro plc (DVO) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - October 16 at 2:34 AM logoDevro Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : DVO-GB : September 26, 2017 - October 3 at 9:32 AM logoDevro plc (DVO) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts - September 21 at 2:34 AM logoDevro Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:DVO) : September 19, 2017 - September 18 at 10:53 PM logoDevro Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : DVO-GB : September 15, 2017 - September 15 at 6:35 PM logoDevro plc (DVO) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts - August 27 at 2:50 AM logoDevro Plc : DVO-GB: Dividend Analysis : August 25th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : August 26, 2017 - August 26 at 12:43 AM logoDevro plc Declares Dividend of GBX 2.70 (DVO) - August 19 at 8:38 AM logoDevro Plc :DVO-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : August 11, 2017 - August 11 at 12:24 AM logoDevro plc's (DVO) "Hold" Rating Reaffirmed at Shore Capital - August 8 at 11:28 AM logoDevro plc (LON:DVO) PT Raised to GBX 220 at Numis Securities Ltd - August 3 at 11:46 AM logoEdited Transcript of DVO.L earnings conference call or presentation 2-Aug-17 8:31am GMT - August 2 at 6:58 PM logoDevro plc (LON:DVO) Insider Buys £22,700 in Stock - August 2 at 1:14 PM logoDevro plc (DVO) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts - August 2 at 6:14 AM logoDevro H1 Pre-tax Profit Surges; Says FY Outlook Unchanged - Quick Facts - August 2 at 4:49 AM logoDevro plc (DVO) Set to Announce Earnings on Tuesday - July 25 at 6:28 AM logoDevro plc (LON:DVO) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages - July 3 at 8:34 AM logoDevro Plc Issues Trading Update; 2017 Expectations Remain Unchanged - April 27 at 9:22 AM logoDevro FY16 Profit Declines, Revenues Rise; Maintains Dividend - Quick Facts - March 6 at 4:37 PM logoSausage-skin maker Devro announces investment plan after 2016 volumes fall - March 6 at 4:37 PM logoSausage-skin maker Devro announces efficiency drive after 2016 sales fall - March 6 at 10:04 AM logoHow this bargain stock could move 40% higher within 2 years - March 6 at 10:04 AM logoFull Year 2016 Devro PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open - March 6 at 10:04 AM logo[$$] Private equity can clean stock market of lame goat companies - November 29 at 5:36 PM logo[$$] Private equity can clean stock market of lame goat companies - November 29 at 5:36 PM logo[$$] Private equity can clean stock market of lame goat companies - November 29 at 5:36 PM logoDevro Backs FY16 Profit View; Sees FY17 Profit Lower Than Previous Forecast - November 10 at 1:21 PM logoDevro shares down 22% after profit warning - November 10 at 1:21 PM logoIs Devro plc’s profit warning plunge a buying opportunity? - November 10 at 1:21 PM logoShould you buy these 3 stocks following today’s results? - August 3 at 7:55 AM logoHalf Year 2016 Devro PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open - August 3 at 7:55 AM


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Devro plc (DVO) Chart for Thursday, October, 19, 2017

This page was last updated on 10/19/2017 by Staff

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