LON:ESNT - Essentra Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 359 -0.60 (-0.17 %)
(As of 01/18/2019 01:58 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 359.60
Today's RangeGBX 359 - GBX 366.60
52-Week RangeGBX 438.02 - GBX 588.50
Volume547,112 shs
Average Volume637,881 shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A
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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Rubber & Plastics
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Cyclical
CUSIPN/A
Phone+44-1908-359100

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Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees8,000
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 given 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 accessed at this link. View Essentra's Dividend History.

How were Essentra's earnings last quarter?

Essentra PLC (LON:ESNT) issued its earnings results on Friday, March, 2nd. The company reported $22.10 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $22.80 by $0.70. The business earned $1.03 billion during the quarter. View Essentra's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for ESNT?

4 analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Essentra's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 460 to GBX 510. On average, they expect Essentra's stock price to reach GBX 488.75 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 36.1% 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 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Essentra.

Has Essentra been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about ESNT stock have been trending somewhat positive on Friday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Essentra earned a media sentiment score of 1.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Essentra's key competitors?

Who are Essentra's key executives?

Essentra's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Paul A. Forman, Chief Exec. & Exec. Director (Age 53)
  • Ms. Lily Liu, CFO & Exec. Director
  • Mr. Nick Pennell, Group Operations Director
  • Mr. 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 359.

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 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  227 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  210 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  437
MarketBeat'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 1/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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