Essentra PLC Company Profile (LON:ESNT)

About Essentra PLC

Essentra PLC logoEssentra plc is a United Kingdom-based manufacturer and distributor of plastic injection molded, vinyl dip molded and metal items. The Company's segments include Component Solutions, Health & Personal Care Packaging and Filtration Products. The Component Solutions segment includes the components, pipe protection technologies (PPT), extrusion and security businesses each of which serves customers in light and heavy industry. The Health & Personal Care Packaging segment includes specialty tapes business and is engaged in the provision of a range of printed products and solutions, including cartons, tapes, leaflets, foils, labels and authentication technologies. The Filtration Products segment includes the filter products and porous technologies businesses. The Filtration Products segment supplies a range of filters, packaging solutions to the roll your own segment, and packaged smokeless products and analytical laboratory services for ingredient measurement to the industry.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: ESNT
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $6.35
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $443.88
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $471.92
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 366.70 - GBX 894
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 1.82
  • Market Cap: $1.33B
  • Outstanding Shares: 261,100,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Essentra PLC (LON:ESNT) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 4 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.80)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 453.60

Analysts' Ratings History for Essentra PLC (LON:ESNT)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/24/2017Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 450 -> GBX 507View Rating Details
2/20/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingAddGBX 480View Rating Details
1/24/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldGBX 425View Rating Details
1/24/2017Citigroup Inc.DowngradeNeutralGBX 500 -> GBX 430View Rating Details
8/2/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoDowngradeUnderweightGBX 700 -> GBX 426View Rating Details
2/22/2016Panmure GordonReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 926View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/24/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Essentra PLC (LON:ESNT)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Essentra PLC (LON:ESNT)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $26.97 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Essentra PLC (LON:ESNT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/17/2017GBX 14.402.97%3/16/20173/16/20175/2/2017
7/29/2016GBX 6.301.3%9/29/20169/29/201610/31/2016
2/19/2016GBX 14.401.77%3/17/20163/17/20165/3/2016
7/31/2015GBX 6.300.69%9/24/20159/24/201510/30/2015
7/31/2014GBX 5.700.74%9/24/20149/24/201410/30/2014
2/20/2014GBX 10.601.26%4/9/20144/9/20145/2/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Essentra PLC (LON:ESNT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/20/2017Jon GreenInsiderSell9,653GBX 488£47,106.64
12/12/2016Paul FormanInsiderBuy25,000GBX 433£108,250
4/18/2016Lester,Paul JInsiderBuy7,500GBX 823£61,725
4/7/2016Harris,Jeffrey FrancisInsiderSell59,651GBX 823£490,927.73
3/7/2016Green,JonInsiderSell4,084GBX 832£33,978.88
5/8/2015Colin R DayInsiderSell189,096GBX 987.05£1,866,472.07
5/1/2015Day,Colin RInsiderBuy2,540GBX 354£8,991.60
4/29/2015Jon GreenInsiderSell28,643GBX 980£280,701.40
4/28/2015Jon GreenInsiderSell28,643GBX 980£280,701.40
3/9/2015Jon GreenInsiderSell7,371GBX 994£73,267.74
2/26/2015Jon GreenInsiderSell13,270GBX 1,000£132,700
3/9/2013Day,Colin RInsiderSell28,717GBX 843£242,084.31
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Essentra PLC (LON:ESNT)
DateHeadline
News IconTrading Ledger: Keeping an Eye on Essentra plc (LSE:ESNT) - Benton Bulletin (LON:ESNT)
bentonbulletin.com - February 23 at 5:03 PM
News IconStock Update: Checking the Technicals for Essentra PLC (ESNT.L) - Searcy News (LON:ESNT)
searcysentinel.com - February 23 at 5:03 PM
News IconEssentra: Dоing It Better (LON:ESNT)
newscame.com - February 23 at 3:20 AM
investing.com logoEssentra: Doing It Better (LON:ESNT)
www.investing.com - February 22 at 5:18 PM
marketexclusive.com logoAnalyst Activity – Numis Securities Ltd Reiterates Add on Essentra PLC (LON:ESNT) (LON:ESNT)
marketexclusive.com - February 22 at 5:18 PM
News IconChecking the Levels on Shares of Essentra plc (LSE:ESNT) - Baldwin Journal (LON:ESNT)
baldwinjournal.com - February 22 at 5:18 PM
News IconTraders are Following Technical Levels for Essentra PLC (ESNT.L) - BVN (LON:ESNT)
bvnewsjournal.com - February 22 at 8:23 AM
capitalcube.com logoEssentra Plc: Gathering momentum, can it sustain its performance? (LON:ESNT)
www.capitalcube.com - February 20 at 4:39 PM
marketexclusive.com logoAnalyst Activity – Numis Securities Ltd Reiterates Add on Essentra PLC (LON:ESNT) - Market Exclusive (LON:ESNT)
marketexclusive.com - February 20 at 11:18 AM
capitalcube.com logoEssentra Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ESNT-GB : February 20, 2017 (LON:ESNT)
www.capitalcube.com - February 20 at 11:18 AM
nasdaq.com logoUPDATE 1-Essentra FY profit falls 26 pct on integration woes at biggest unit - Nasdaq (LON:ESNT)
www.nasdaq.com - February 17 at 5:29 PM
News IconInvestor Technical Review for Essentra Plc (ESNT.L) | Searcy News - Searcy News (LON:ESNT)
searcysentinel.com - February 17 at 5:29 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoFTSE gains for third week as Unilever rises, Coca Cola HBC sets record (LON:ESNT)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 17 at 5:29 PM
marketwatch.com logoEuropean stocks finish higher for the day and week (LON:ESNT)
www.marketwatch.com - February 17 at 5:29 PM
News IconWhat To Expect From Essentra plc’s (LSE:ESNT) Earnings Over The Next Year? (LON:ESNT)
simplywall.st - February 16 at 4:49 PM
News IconTechnical Trading: Focus on Shares of Essentra Plc (ESNT.L) - Rives Journal (LON:ESNT)
rivesjournal.com - February 13 at 10:54 PM
News IconIndicator Level Summary for Essentra Plc (ESNT.L) - The Standard (LON:ESNT)
6milestandard.com - February 10 at 5:34 PM
News IconSignal Watch: Checking the Numbers for Essentra Plc (ESNT.L) - Baldwin Journal (LON:ESNT)
baldwinjournal.com - February 10 at 3:41 AM
capitalcube.com logoEssentra Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ESNT-GB : February 9, 2017 (LON:ESNT)
www.capitalcube.com - February 9 at 5:38 PM
capitalcube.com logoEssentra Plc : Neutral outlook but great fundamentals (LON:ESNT)
www.capitalcube.com - January 31 at 5:43 PM
News IconWilliams %R Check on Shares of Essentra Plc (ESNT.L) - Springdale Times (LON:ESNT)
springdaletimes.com - January 27 at 6:43 PM
capitalcube.com logoEssentra Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:ESNT) : January 25, 2017 (LON:ESNT)
www.capitalcube.com - January 25 at 6:22 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoEssentra shares drop 10% as the plastic components manufacturer issues a profit warning - Proactive Investors UK (LON:ESNT)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - January 24 at 5:42 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoEssentra extends yesterday's falls as Citigroup downgrades after fresh profit warning - Proactive Investors UK (LON:ESNT)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - January 24 at 5:42 PM
capitalcube.com logoEssentra Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ESNT-GB : January 24, 2017 (LON:ESNT)
www.capitalcube.com - January 24 at 5:42 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoEssentra shares drop as plastic components manufacturer issues another profit warning - Proactive Investors UK (LON:ESNT)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - January 24 at 3:27 AM
investing.com logoEuropean stocks lower after Trump’s inaugural speech, Dax down 0.4% (LON:ESNT)
www.investing.com - January 23 at 5:25 PM
News IconEuropean Stocks End Lower For 3rd Session, Reacting To Trump's Address - Morningstar.com (LON:ESNT)
www.morningstar.com - January 23 at 5:25 PM
nasdaq.com logoUK Stocks-Factors to watch on Jan 23 - Nasdaq (LON:ESNT)
www.nasdaq.com - January 23 at 9:57 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoIs Essentra plc's 10% slump on profit warning a buying opportunity? - Yahoo Finance UK (LON:ESNT)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 23 at 9:57 AM
marketwatch.com logoEssentra sees adj. profit at bottom of guidance - MarketWatch (LON:ESNT)
www.marketwatch.com - January 23 at 9:57 AM
News IconChecking the Charts for Essentra Plc (ESNT.L) - Springdale Times (LON:ESNT)
springdaletimes.com - January 23 at 9:57 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoEuropean shares weighed down by banks, Essentra warning (LON:ESNT)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - January 23 at 9:57 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoEssentra sees full-year operating profit near lower end of forecast (LON:ESNT)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - January 23 at 9:57 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Essentra shares tumble as worries grow after third profit warning (LON:ESNT)
www.ft.com - January 23 at 9:57 AM
News IconTraders are Taking a Closer Look at These Shares: Essentra Plc (ESNT.L) - Springdale Times (LON:ESNT)
springdaletimes.com - January 18 at 3:50 AM
News IconShould income investors buy Essentra plc (LSE:ESNT) today and lock in the 4.54% dividend yield? (LON:ESNT)
simplywall.st - January 16 at 9:47 AM
publicnow.com logoExecutive Director Appointment (LON:ESNT)
www.publicnow.com - January 4 at 6:09 PM
News IconDividend hunters should take a look at Essentra plc (LSE:ESNT) with a 4.51% yield (LON:ESNT)
simplywall.st - January 4 at 5:09 AM
News IconRecent Research Analysts' Ratings Updates for AVEVA Group plc (AVV) - ODF Report (LON:ESNT)
odfreport.com - December 30 at 10:29 PM
News IconStock Watch: FCF Score Check on Essentra plc (LSE:ESNT) - The Business Journal (LON:ESNT)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 21 at 9:40 AM
publicnow.com logoTackling Pharmaceutical Counterfeiting (LON:ESNT)
www.publicnow.com - December 20 at 6:28 PM
News IconChecking the Numbers on Essentra plc (LSE:ESNT) - The Business Journal (LON:ESNT)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 19 at 6:55 AM
News IconMarket Focus - Tracking These Shares: Essentra plc (LSE:ESNT) - The Business Journal (LON:ESNT)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 14 at 4:03 PM
News IconUK Stock Coverage: Essentra PLC (ESNT) Declines -0.12% on Dec 13 - Herald KS (LON:ESNT)
heraldks.com - December 13 at 10:43 PM
News IconKeeping an Eye on Shares of Essentra plc (LSE:ESNT) - The Business Journal (LON:ESNT)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 9 at 10:26 PM
News IconUpdate on Valuation Formula's For Essentra plc (LSE:ESNT) - The Business Journal (LON:ESNT)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 7 at 11:04 AM
News IconFollowing FCF Scores for Essentra plc (LSE:ESNT) - The Business Journal (LON:ESNT)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 6 at 5:14 PM
News IconF-Score Review on Shares of Essentra plc (LSE:ESNT) - The Business Journal (LON:ESNT)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 5 at 11:45 AM
News IconAnalysts At Numis Securities Reiterated Ascential Plc (LON:ASCL) As Buy (LON:ESNT)
canalcncarauca.com - December 3 at 4:41 PM

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What is Essentra PLC's stock symbol?

Essentra PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "ESNT."

How often does Essentra PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Essentra PLC?

Essentra PLC declared a dividend on Friday, February 17th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 16th will be paid a dividend of GBX 14.40 per share on Tuesday, May 2nd. This represents a dividend yield of 2.97%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 16th. This is an increase from Essentra PLC's previous dividend of $6.30. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.

Where is Essentra PLC's stock going? Where will Essentra PLC's stock price be in 2017?

5 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Essentra PLC's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 425 to GBX 507. On average, they expect Essentra PLC's share price to reach GBX 453.60 in the next year.

How do I buy Essentra PLC stock?

Shares of Essentra 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.

How much does a share of Essentra PLC stock cost?

One share of Essentra PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 510.


Last Updated on 2/24/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff