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.

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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: ESNT
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $6.23
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $512.12
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $628.46
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 465.10 - GBX 899.50
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 20.28
  • P/E Growth: 1.13
  • Market Cap: $1.33B
  • Outstanding Shares: 260,899,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Essentra PLC (LON:ESNT) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 1 Hold Rating, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 637.83

Analysts' Ratings History for Essentra PLC (LON:ESNT)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/12/2016Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingBuyGBX 635View Rating Details
8/26/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldGBX 525View Rating Details
8/26/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 615View Rating Details
8/2/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeUnderweightGBX 700 -> GBX 426View Rating Details
8/1/2016Citigroup Inc.Lower Price TargetBuyGBX 730 -> GBX 700View Rating Details
2/22/2016Panmure GordonReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 926View Rating Details
11/5/2014Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/23/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Essentra PLC (LON:ESNT)
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Earnings Estimates for Essentra PLC (LON:ESNT)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $43.51 EPS


Dividend History for Essentra PLC (LON:ESNT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
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
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)


Latest Headlines for Essentra PLC (LON:ESNT)
News IconEssentra PLC (ESNT) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Buy” from Analysts - DailyQuint (LON:ESNT) - October 22 at 9:04 AM
News IconEssentra PLC (ESNT) Earns “Buy” Rating from Numis Securities Ltd - DailyQuint (LON:ESNT) - October 19 at 9:48 AM
News IconEssentra (LON:ESNT) Analyst Target Changes (LON:ESNT) - October 13 at 4:53 PM
News IconAnalysts' Updated EPS Estimates for October, 12th (AAAP, ARIA, ARW, BOY, BUD, BWNG, CEY, CRME, CSP, DEL) - DailyQuint (LON:ESNT) - October 13 at 12:34 PM
News IconRating Watching: Essentra (LON:ESNT) "Buy" Rating Kept at numis ... - Thorold News (LON:ESNT) - October 12 at 8:30 PM logoETF’s with exposure to Essentra Plc : October 7, 2016 (LON:ESNT) - October 7 at 4:48 PM logoEssentra Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ESNT-GB : October 6, 2016 (LON:ESNT) - October 6 at 10:31 AM
News IconRecent Broker Updates On Essentra (LON:ESNT) - NewsDen (LON:ESNT) - October 3 at 9:37 AM
News IconEssentra PLC (ESNT) Downgraded by JPMorgan Chase & Co. - Evergreen Investor (LON:ESNT) - October 2 at 4:29 PM logoEssentra to showcase new premium packaging capabilities at Luxe Pack Monaco (LON:ESNT) - September 25 at 4:27 PM
News IconEssentra PLC (ESNT) Earns “Buy” Rating from Deutsche Bank - DailyQuint (LON:ESNT) - September 23 at 9:54 AM
News IconJPMorgan Chase & Co. Reiterates “Overweight” Rating for Essentra PLC (ESNT) - DailyQuint (LON:ESNT) - September 19 at 3:47 PM logoEssentra to sell clean wipes business in 220-million-pound deal - Reuters UK (LON:ESNT) - August 26 at 6:28 AM logoEssentra PLC 17.6% Potential Upside Indicated by Jefferies International - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:ESNT) - August 26 at 6:28 AM logoEssentra to sell clean wipes business in 220-million-pound deal (LON:ESNT) - August 25 at 9:51 AM logoEssentra launches new commercial website (LON:ESNT) - August 11 at 5:02 PM logoDeutsche Bank issued a report on (LON:ESNT) Essentra, lowering its price target to 525GBX today (LON:ESNT) - August 2 at 5:04 PM logoEssentra (LON:ESNT) Issued With 'Underweight' Rating At JP Morgan Cazenove - FTSE News (LON:ESNT) - August 2 at 9:41 AM logoEssentra (LON:ESNT) stock price target bumped down to 426GBX as disclosed today by JP Morgan Cazenove (LON:ESNT) - August 1 at 4:48 PM logo"Essentra plc (ESNT) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review" is now available at Fast Market Research (LON:ESNT) - August 1 at 4:48 PM logoEssentra (LON:ESNT) stock price target upped to 635GBX as recorded today by Numis (LON:ESNT) - August 1 at 9:43 AM logoLondon shares recover thanks to financials - Proactive Investors UK (LON:ESNT) - July 30 at 6:54 AM logoEssentra profit falls, starts CEO succession plan (LON:ESNT) - July 29 at 4:58 PM logoRisers and Fallers: Billington, Craven House, Essentra, Gear4Music, Nyota Minerals, Sylvania Platinum - Proactive Investors UK (LON:ESNT) - July 29 at 11:56 AM logoEssentra profit falls, starts CEO succession plan - MarketWatch (LON:ESNT) - July 29 at 11:56 AM logo3 shares to buy after today’s half-time results? (LON:ESNT) - July 29 at 9:36 AM logoHalf Year 2016 Essentra PLC Earnings Release - 02:00 am ET (LON:ESNT) - July 29 at 7:07 AM logoBUZZ-Essentra: top European loser on FY rev warning (LON:ESNT) - July 29 at 4:04 AM logoHalf Year 2016 Essentra PLC Earnings Call scheduled for 3:30 am ET today (LON:ESNT) - July 29 at 3:30 AM logoHalf Year Results 2016 (LON:ESNT) - July 29 at 2:18 AM logoA report released earlier today by JP Morgan Cazenove about (LON:ESNT) Essentra lowers the target price to 700GBX (LON:ESNT) - July 27 at 5:03 PM logoEssentra PLC 10.8% Potential Upside Indicated by JP Morgan Cazenove - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:ESNT) - July 27 at 8:20 AM logoInvitation to listen to HY 2016 Results Audiocast (LON:ESNT) - July 22 at 8:18 AM logoEssentra (LON:ESNT) price target increased to 670GBX as covered today by Deutsche Bank (LON:ESNT) - July 21 at 10:23 PM logoOutstanding Analyst Ratings For Essentra (LON:ESNT) - FTSE News (LON:ESNT) - July 21 at 8:26 AM logoDeutsche Gives Essentra Price Target With Potential 7.03% Upside - FTSE News (LON:ESNT) - July 20 at 6:11 PM logoA report released earlier today by Deutsche about (LON:ESNT) Essentra raises the target price to 670GBX - Breaking Finance News (LON:ESNT) - July 19 at 10:08 PM
News IconAre Analysts Bullish Essentra PLC (LON:ESNT) After Last Week? - Consumer Eagle (LON:ESNT) - July 19 at 5:00 PM logoA report released earlier today by Deutsche about (LON:ESNT) Essentra raises the target price to 670GBX (LON:ESNT) - July 19 at 10:58 AM logoJefferies reiterated Essentra (LON:ESNT) as 'Buy' With 715 PT - FTSE News (LON:ESNT) - July 16 at 4:45 PM
News Icon10.94% to Target, Jefferies International Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Essentra (LON:ESNT) Stock - Consumer Eagle (LON:ESNT) - July 16 at 8:18 AM logoEssentra (LON:ESNT) Analyst Target Prices - FTSE News (LON:ESNT) - July 14 at 8:05 AM logoAnalysts At JP Morgan Reiterated Essentra (LON:ESNT) As Overweight - Fiscal Standard (LON:ESNT) - July 8 at 4:53 PM logoEssentra (LON:ESNT) Broker Price Targets - Fiscal Standard (LON:ESNT) - July 6 at 9:37 AM logoRestatement to 2015 Results (LON:ESNT) - July 6 at 4:51 AM
News IconA Reversal for Essentra PLC Is Not Near. The Stock Rises Again - Engelwood Daily (LON:ESNT) - July 2 at 6:55 AM logoEssentra (LON:ESNT) New Price Targets - FTSE News (LON:ESNT) - June 22 at 5:00 PM logoNew Analyst Ratings For Essentra (LON:ESNT) - Fiscal Standard (LON:ESNT) - June 22 at 5:00 PM logoEssentra (LON:ESNT) price target maintained to GBX0 as issued in a report today by Citigroup (LON:ESNT) - June 21 at 9:32 AM logoEssentra (LON:ESNT) target price reduced to GBX635, reported today by Deutsche Bank (LON:ESNT) - June 18 at 4:33 PM


Last Updated on 10/23/2016 by Staff