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LON:ESNTEssentra Share Price, Forecast & News

GBX 300
+1.00 (+0.33 %)
(As of 08/7/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
297.80
Now: GBX 300
306.20
50-Day Range
291
MA: GBX 308
341.20
52-Week Range
2.90
Now: GBX 300
459.13
Volume169,543 shs
Average Volume637,881 shs
Market Capitalization£789.66 million
P/E Ratio20.69
Dividend Yield8.14%
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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 2.8Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.51 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£974.10 million
Cash FlowGBX 24.59 per share
Book ValueGBX 203.40 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees9,270
Market Cap£789.66 million
Next Earnings Date8/28/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
GBX 300
+1.00 (+0.33 %)
(As of 08/7/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Essentra (LON:ESNT) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Essentra's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Essentra's stock was trading at GBX 327.20 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, ESNT shares have decreased by 8.3% and is now trading at GBX 300.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of 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."
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When is Essentra's next earnings date?

Essentra is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, August 28th 2020.
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How were Essentra's earnings last quarter?

Essentra PLC (LON:ESNT) announced its quarterly earnings data on Friday, March, 2nd. The company reported $22.10 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $22.80 by $0.70. The company earned $1.03 billion during the quarter.
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How often does Essentra pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Essentra?

Essentra announced a dividend on Friday, February 28th. Investors of record on Thursday, April 23rd will be given a dividend of GBX 14.40 per share on Monday, June 1st. This represents a dividend yield of 4.02%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 23rd. This is a positive change from Essentra's previous dividend of GBX 6.30. The official announcement can be seen at this link.
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What price target have analysts set for ESNT?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Essentra's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 295 to GBX 420. On average, they expect Essentra's stock price to reach GBX 346.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 15.4% from the stock's current price.
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Has Essentra been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about ESNT stock have been trending very positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. 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 news impact score of 4.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.
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Who are some of Essentra's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Essentra own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Essentra investors own include Rolls-Royce (RR), Carillion (CLLN), Imperial Brands (IMB), BP (BP), CRH (CRH), Glencore (GLEN), HSBC (HSBA), Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY), Meggitt (MGGT) and Rio Tinto (RIO).

Who are Essentra's key executives?

Essentra's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Paul A. Forman, Chief Exec. & Exec. Director (Age 54)
  • Ms. Lily Liu, CFO & Exec. Director
  • Mr. Nick Pennell, Group Operations Director
  • Mr. Richard Cammish, Chief Information Officer (Age 52)
  • Ms. Joanna Speed, Investor Relations Director

What is Essentra's stock symbol?

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

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 300.

How big of a company is Essentra?

Essentra has a market capitalization of £789.66 million and generates £974.10 million in revenue each year. Essentra employs 9,270 workers across the globe.

What is Essentra's official website?

The official website for Essentra is 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.

This page was last updated on 8/8/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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