LON:ESNT - Essentra Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started GBX 339.80 -7.40 (-2.13 %) (As of 10/23/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous CloseGBX 347.20Today's RangeGBX 338.20 - GBX 345.4052-Week RangeGBX 438.02 - GBX 588.50Volume792,167 shsAverage Volume637,881 shsMarket Capitalization£1.20 billionP/E RatioN/ADividend YieldN/ABetaN/A ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions Chain Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Essentra plc manufactures and sells specialist plastic, fiber, foam, and packaging products worldwide. It operates through four divisions: Component, Packaging, Filter Products, and Specialist Components. The Component division offers plastic injection molded, vinyl dip-molded, and metal items for equipment manufacturing, automotive, fabrication, electronics, and construction industries; and component solutions for protection and finishing purposes. The Packaging division provides cartons, leaflets, self-adhesive labels, and printed foils for use in blister packs; and packaging and authentication solutions to the health and personal care, consumer, specialist packaging sectors, as well as to the paper and board industries. The Filter Products division offers filters and packaging solutions to the roll-your-own segments; analytical laboratory services for ingredient measurement; and e-cigarette and heat not burn solutions for next generation products. The Specialist Components division engages in custom profile extrusion activities; and the manufacture of high performance products, such as commodity resins, engineering-grade thermoplastics, and polymer alloys for use in the oil and gas industry; and the provision of adhesive coated products to various industries, such as point of purchase display, exhibit, printing, plastic fabrication, appliance, and education, as well as heating, ventilation, and air conditioning industries. This division also offers pressure-sensitive tear tapes for the tobacco, food and drink, and specialist packaging sectors; branded hardware supplies to industrial customers; and ID card printers, systems, and accessories to direct and trade customers. Essentra plc is also involved in treasury, property, services, and leasing businesses. The company was formerly known as Filtrona plc and changed its name to Essentra plc in June 2013. Essentra plc was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Milton Keynes, the United Kingdom. Receive ESNT News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for ESNT and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange LON Industry Rubber & Plastics Sub-IndustryN/A SectorConsumer Cyclical Current SymbolLON:ESNT Previous SymbolLON:FLTR CUSIPN/A Webwww.essentraplc.com Phone+44-1908-359100 Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current RatioN/A Quick RatioN/A Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E RatioN/A Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual SalesN/A Price / SalesN/A Cash FlowN/A Price / CashN/A Book ValueN/A Price / BookN/A Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net Margins2.91% Return on Equity4.67% Return on Assets2.25% Miscellaneous Employees8,000 Outstanding Shares262,950,000Market Cap£1.20 billion OptionableOptionable Essentra (LON:ESNT) Frequently Asked Questions What is Essentra's stock symbol? Essentra trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "ESNT." How often does Essentra pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Essentra? Essentra declared a dividend on Friday, August 3rd. Investors of record on Thursday, September 27th will be paid a dividend of GBX 6.30 per share on Wednesday, October 31st. This represents a yield of 1.26%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 27th. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Essentra's Dividend History. How were Essentra's earnings last quarter? Essentra PLC (LON:ESNT) posted its quarterly earnings data on Friday, March, 2nd. The company reported $22.10 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $22.80 by $0.70. The company had revenue of $1.03 billion for the quarter. Essentra had a return on equity of 4.67% and a net margin of 2.91%. View Essentra's Earnings History. What price target have analysts set for ESNT? 4 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for Essentra's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 460 to GBX 550. On average, they anticipate Essentra's stock price to reach GBX 507.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 49.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Essentra. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Essentra? 4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Essentra in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Essentra. Who are some of Essentra's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Essentra include AirBoss of America (BOS), Core Molding Technologies (CMT), Vystar (VYST), Biome Technologies (BIOM), TEX (TXH), Pirelli & C. (PIRC), Plastics Capital (PLA), Plastiques du Val de Loire (PVL) and TOP GLOVE Corp/ADR (TGLVY). Who are Essentra's key executives? Essentra's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Paul A. Forman, Chief Exec. & Exec. Director (Age 53)Mr. Stefan Schellinger, Group Fin. Director & Exec. DirectorMr. Nick Pennell, Group Operations DirectorMr. Richard Cammish, Chief Information Officer (Age 51)Ms. Joanna Speed, Investor Relations Director How do I buy shares of Essentra? Shares of ESNT 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 Essentra's stock price today? One share of ESNT stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 339.80. How big of a company is Essentra? Essentra has a market capitalization of £1.20 billion. Essentra employs 8,000 workers across the globe. What is Essentra's official website? The official website for Essentra is http://www.essentraplc.com. How can I contact Essentra? Essentra's mailing address is Avebury HSE, 201-249 Avebury Boulevard, MILTON KEYNES, MK9 1AU, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1908-359100. MarketBeat Community Rating for Essentra (LON ESNT)Community Ranking: 2.6 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 213 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 199 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 412MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Essentra and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ESNT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ESNT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 10/23/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA)?