LON:ESNT - Essentra Stock Price, Price Target & More

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GBX 480 +1.00 (+0.21 %)
(As of 05/28/2018 01:00 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 480
Today's RangeGBX 475.60 - GBX 482.40
52-Week RangeGBX 438.02 - GBX 588.50
Volume334,508 shs
Average Volume637,881 shs
Market Capitalization£1.20 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About Essentra (LON:ESNT)

Essentra logoEssentra 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
SymbolLON:ESNT
CUSIPN/A
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

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares262,950,000

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, March 2nd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 15th will be paid a dividend of GBX 14.40 per share on Tuesday, May 1st. This represents a dividend yield of 2.93%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 15th. This is a positive change from Essentra's previous dividend of $6.30. 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 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 business earned $1.03 billion during 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 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Essentra's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 500 to GBX 600. On average, they expect Essentra's share price to reach GBX 540 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Essentra.

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)
  • Mr. Stefan Schellinger, Group Fin. Director & Exec. Director
  • Mr. Nick Pennell, Group Operations Director
  • Mr. Richard Cammish, Chief Information Officer (Age 51)
  • Ms. Joanna Speed, Investor Relations Director

Has Essentra been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about ESNT stock has trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Essentra earned a daily sentiment score of 0.11 on Accern's scale. They also gave media headlines about the company an impact score of 46.96 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future.

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 480.

How big of a company is Essentra?

Essentra has a market capitalization of £1.20 billion.

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 (ESNT)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  181 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  169 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  350
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.

Analyst Ratings

Essentra (LON:ESNT) Price Target and Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
4 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Essentra in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is GBX 540The high price target for ESNT is GBX 600 and the low price target for ESNT is GBX 500. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Buy."
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: BuyBuyHoldHold
Consensus Rating Score: 2.502.502.002.00
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
1 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
1 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 540GBX 540GBX 527GBX 526.40

Essentra (LON:ESNT) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Essentra (LON:ESNT)

Essentra (LON:ESNT) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
4/19/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 550View Rating Details
4/6/2018Deutsche BankReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
3/5/2018Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldGBX 500View Rating Details
2/22/2018Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHoldGBX 510View Rating Details
4/21/2017CitigroupDowngradeSellGBX 430 ➝ GBX 440View Rating Details
8/2/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeUnderweightGBX 700 ➝ GBX 426View Rating Details
(Data available from 5/28/2016 forward)

Earnings

Essentra (LON:ESNT) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Essentra (LON:ESNT)

Essentra (LON ESNT) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
3/2/2018Y 2017GBX 22.80GBX 22.10GBX 102.73 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Essentra (LON:ESNT) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
3/2/2018GBX 14.402.93%3/15/20183/15/20185/1/2018
7/28/2017GBX 6.301.17%9/28/20179/28/201710/30/2017
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

Essentra (LON ESNT) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trading History for Essentra (LON:ESNT)

Essentra (LON ESNT) Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
5/3/2018Lorraine TrainerInsiderBuy258GBX 455£1,173.90
4/6/2018Paul FormanInsiderBuy20,000GBX 4£800
3/21/2018Mary ReillyInsiderBuy7,500GBX 453£33,975
3/16/2018Paul FormanInsiderBuy20,000GBX 461£92,200
3/2/2018Stefan SchellingerInsiderSell9,489GBX 464£44,028.96
11/16/2017Tommy BreenInsiderBuy10,000GBX 5£500
11/14/2017Paul FormanInsiderBuy20,000GBX 503£100,600
8/10/2017Paul FormanInsiderBuy20,000GBX 522£104,400
8/1/2017Paul FormanInsiderBuy15,000GBX 541£81,150
4/20/2017Paul FormanInsiderBuy20,000GBX 526£105,200
3/1/2017Stefan SchellingerInsiderSell2,487GBX 539£13,404.93
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

Essentra (LON ESNT) News Headlines

Source:
DateHeadline
Lorraine Trainer Purchases 258 Shares of Essentra (ESNT) StockLorraine Trainer Purchases 258 Shares of Essentra (ESNT) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 7:52 AM
Can you afford to miss this FTSE 100 7% yielder?Can you afford to miss this FTSE 100 7% yielder?
uk.finance.yahoo.com - April 29 at 10:16 AM
Essentra (ESNT) Receives "Buy" Rating from Peel HuntEssentra (ESNT) Receives "Buy" Rating from Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 19 at 6:51 AM
Essentra (ESNT) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Peel HuntEssentra (ESNT) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 16 at 4:16 PM
Essentras (ESNT) Add Rating Reiterated at Peel HuntEssentra's (ESNT) Add Rating Reiterated at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 9:31 AM
Numis Securities Lowers Essentra (ESNT) to HoldNumis Securities Lowers Essentra (ESNT) to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 12 at 1:13 PM
Essentra (ESNT) Upgraded to "Buy" at Peel HuntEssentra (ESNT) Upgraded to "Buy" at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 9 at 8:32 AM
Essentras (ESNT) Add Rating Reaffirmed at Peel HuntEssentra's (ESNT) Add Rating Reaffirmed at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 8 at 8:36 PM
Essentra (ESNT) Earns Add Rating from Peel HuntEssentra (ESNT) Earns Add Rating from Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 6 at 12:43 PM
Essentra (ESNT) Insider Paul Forman Buys 20,000 SharesEssentra (ESNT) Insider Paul Forman Buys 20,000 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 6 at 10:20 AM
Essentra (ESNT) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche BankEssentra (ESNT) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 6 at 9:36 AM
Essentra (ESNT) Rating Reiterated by Numis SecuritiesEssentra (ESNT) Rating Reiterated by Numis Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 10:46 PM
Peel Hunt Reaffirms Add Rating for Essentra (ESNT)Peel Hunt Reaffirms Add Rating for Essentra (ESNT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 3 at 10:30 PM
Essentra (ESNT) Receives Add Rating from Peel HuntEssentra (ESNT) Receives Add Rating from Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 26 at 10:24 PM
Edited Transcript of ESNT.L earnings conference call or presentation 2-Mar-18 8:30am GMTEdited Transcript of ESNT.L earnings conference call or presentation 2-Mar-18 8:30am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - March 26 at 3:53 PM
Insider Buying: Essentra PLC (ESNT) Insider Purchases 7,500 Shares of StockInsider Buying: Essentra PLC (ESNT) Insider Purchases 7,500 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 22 at 7:32 AM
Top LSE Dividend Paying CompaniesTop LSE Dividend Paying Companies
finance.yahoo.com - March 19 at 10:17 AM
Insider Buying: Essentra PLC (ESNT) Insider Purchases 20,000 Shares of StockInsider Buying: Essentra PLC (ESNT) Insider Purchases 20,000 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 16 at 7:23 AM
Essentra PLC (ESNT) Announces Dividend of GBX 14.40Essentra PLC (ESNT) Announces Dividend of GBX 14.40
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 14 at 9:38 AM
March Best Materials Dividend Paying StocksMarch Best Materials Dividend Paying Stocks
finance.yahoo.com - March 11 at 10:13 AM
Essentra PLC (ESNT) Insider Stefan Schellinger Sells 9,489 SharesEssentra PLC (ESNT) Insider Stefan Schellinger Sells 9,489 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 6 at 7:24 AM
Essentra (ESNT) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Numis SecuritiesEssentra (ESNT) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Numis Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 5 at 8:58 PM
Essentra (ESNT) Raised to Buy at Peel HuntEssentra (ESNT) Raised to Buy at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 3 at 10:34 PM
Essentra (ESNT) Issues Quarterly  Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.70 EPSEssentra (ESNT) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.70 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 2 at 10:24 AM
Essentra (ESNT) Receives "Hold" Rating from Jefferies GroupEssentra (ESNT) Receives "Hold" Rating from Jefferies Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 25 at 1:46 PM
Essentra Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ESNT-GB : December 13, 2017Essentra Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ESNT-GB : December 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 13 at 9:31 AM
Essentra Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:ESNT) : November 24, 2017Essentra Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:ESNT) : November 24, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 24 at 4:19 PM
Essentra Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ESNT-GB : November 22, 2017Essentra Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ESNT-GB : November 22, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 22 at 4:44 AM
Essentra PLC (ESNT) Insider Buys £500 in StockEssentra PLC (ESNT) Insider Buys £500 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 17 at 7:38 AM
Why Essentra plc (LSE:ESNT) Could Be A BuyWhy Essentra plc (LSE:ESNT) Could Be A Buy
finance.yahoo.com - November 16 at 2:01 PM
Essentra Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ESNT-GB : November 1, 2017Essentra Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ESNT-GB : November 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 1 at 7:27 PM
ETFs with exposure to Essentra Plc : October 30, 2017ETFs with exposure to Essentra Plc : October 30, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 30 at 7:08 PM
Essentra expects second-half margin decline at its biggest businessEssentra expects second-half margin decline at its biggest business
finance.yahoo.com - October 23 at 3:28 AM
Essentra Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ESNT-GB : October 13, 2017Essentra Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ESNT-GB : October 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 13 at 5:18 AM
Essentra Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ESNT-GB : September 29, 2017Essentra Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ESNT-GB : September 29, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 2 at 2:54 PM
Essentra Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:ESNT) : October 2, 2017Essentra Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:ESNT) : October 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 2 at 2:54 PM
Puerto Rico power outage set to hurt global reinsurers - Reuters - ReutersPuerto Rico power outage set to hurt global reinsurers - Reuters - Reuters
www.reuters.com - September 30 at 8:02 AM
Essentra says two Puerto Rico sites disrupted by Hurricane MariaEssentra says two Puerto Rico sites disrupted by Hurricane Maria
finance.yahoo.com - September 25 at 11:18 AM
What Does Essentra plc’s (LSE:ESNT) Share Price Indicate?What Does Essentra plc’s (LSE:ESNT) Share Price Indicate?
finance.yahoo.com - September 15 at 6:58 PM
Essentra PLC (ESNT) Insider Paul Forman Buys 20,000 SharesEssentra PLC (ESNT) Insider Paul Forman Buys 20,000 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 10 at 4:22 PM
Essentra Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ESNT-GB : August 7, 2017Essentra Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ESNT-GB : August 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 7 at 6:37 PM
Essentra Plc :ESNT-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : August 4, 2017Essentra Plc :ESNT-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : August 4, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 1:24 AM
Essentra PLC (ESNT) Insider Paul Forman Purchases 15,000 SharesEssentra PLC (ESNT) Insider Paul Forman Purchases 15,000 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 2 at 7:36 AM
Why I’d consider buying Essentra plc and Equiniti Group plc todayWhy I’d consider buying Essentra plc and Equiniti Group plc today
www.fool.co.uk - July 28 at 8:28 PM
Edited Transcript of ESNT.L earnings conference call or presentation 28-Jul-17 7:30am GMTEdited Transcript of ESNT.L earnings conference call or presentation 28-Jul-17 7:30am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - July 28 at 8:28 PM
Essentra PLC (LON:ESNT) to Issue GBX 6.30 DividendEssentra PLC (LON:ESNT) to Issue GBX 6.30 Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 28 at 7:16 PM
Essentra PLC (LON:ESNT) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by BrokeragesEssentra PLC (LON:ESNT) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 25 at 10:40 AM
Essentra PLC (LON:ESNT) Earns Buy Rating from Deutsche Bank AGEssentra PLC (LON:ESNT) Earns Buy Rating from Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 10 at 6:52 AM
2 FTSE 350 dividend stocks I’d buy before it’s too late2 FTSE 350 dividend stocks I’d buy before it’s too late
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 28 at 8:25 AM
UPDATE 1-Essentra FY profit falls 26 pct on integration woes at biggest unit - NasdaqUPDATE 1-Essentra FY profit falls 26 pct on integration woes at biggest unit - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - February 17 at 5:29 PM

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