Dewhurst plc Company Profile (LON:DWHT)

About Dewhurst plc (LON:DWHT)

Dewhurst plc logoDewhurst plc is a United Kingdom-based company, which is engaged in the manufacture of electrical components and control equipment for industrial and commercial capital goods. The Company's segments based on business sectors include Lift, Transport and Keypad. The Company's geographical segments include United Kingdom, Europe, the Americas, Asia & Australia, and Other. The Company is a supplier of components to the lift, transport and keypad industries. Its subsidiaries include Dewhurst UK Manufacturing Ltd, Thames Valley Controls Ltd, Traffic Management Products Ltd (TMP), Dewhurst (Hungary) Kft, Dupar Controls Inc., Elevator Research Manufacturing Corp., Australian Lift Components Pty Ltd, Lift Material Australia Pty Ltd, Dual Engraving Pty Ltd and Dewhurst (Hong Kong) Ltd.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrials
  • Industry: Electrical Components & Equipment
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:DWHT
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: £55.62 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 8,179,000
Average Prices:
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 600 - GBX 705.41
  • Trailing P/E Ratio:
  • P/E Growth:
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £51.9 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.07
  • Book Value: GBX 3.24 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.10
  • EBIDTA: £6.92 million
  • Net Margins: 8.38%
  • Return on Equity: 16.69%
  • Return on Assets: 9.08%
  • Average Volume: 439 shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Dewhurst plc (LON:DWHT)

What is Dewhurst plc's stock symbol?

Dewhurst plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "DWHT."

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

Dewhurst plc announced a dividend on Tuesday, June 13th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, July 6th will be paid a dividend of GBX 3.50 per share on Tuesday, August 22nd. This represents a dividend yield of 0.53%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, July 6th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Dewhurst plc's Dividend History.

Who are some of Dewhurst plc's key competitors?

Who are Dewhurst plc's key executives?

Dewhurst plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Richard M. Dewhurst, Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Jared C. Sinclair, Finance Director, Secretary, Executive Director
  • David Dewhurst, Group Managing Director, Executive Director
  • Richard Young, Managing Director - Thames Valley Controls, Executive Director
  • John Robert Bailey, Non-Executive Director
  • Peter Tett, Non-Executive Director

How do I buy Dewhurst plc stock?

Shares of Dewhurst 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 Dewhurst plc's stock price today?

One share of Dewhurst plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 680.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Dewhurst plc (LON DWHT)
Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  44 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  49 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  93
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Dewhurst plc (LON:DWHT) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Dewhurst plc (LON:DWHT)
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Earnings History for Dewhurst plc (LON:DWHT)
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Earnings Estimates for Dewhurst plc (LON:DWHT)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $42.20 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Dewhurst plc (LON DWHT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
6/13/2017GBX 3.500.53%7/6/20177/6/20178/22/2017
12/6/2016GBX 81.19%1/19/20171/19/20172/15/2017
6/7/2016GBX 30.5%7/7/20167/7/20168/23/2016
12/8/2015GBX 101.76%1/21/20161/21/20162/17/2016
6/9/2015GBX 30.51%7/9/20157/9/20158/25/2015
12/2/2014GBX 6.201.44%1/15/20151/15/20152/19/2015
6/10/2014GBX 2.800.57%7/9/20147/9/20148/26/2014
12/3/2013GBX 5.661.11%1/15/20141/15/20142/20/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Dewhurst plc (LON:DWHT)
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Headline Trends for Dewhurst plc (LON:DWHT)
Latest Headlines for Dewhurst plc (LON:DWHT)
DateHeadline logoDewhurst plc Plans Dividend of GBX 3.50 (DWHT) - June 13 at 2:42 PM


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Dewhurst plc (DWHT) Chart for Wednesday, September, 20, 2017

This page was last updated on 9/20/2017 by Staff