GKN plc Company Profile (LON:GKN)

About GKN plc

GKN plc logoGKN plc is a global engineering company. The Company is engaged in the design, manufacture and service of systems and components for original equipment manufacturers. The Company operates in four segments: GKN Aerospace, GKN Driveline, GKN Powder Metallurgy and GKN Land Systems. Its GKN Aerospace segment is a supplier of aerostructures, engine products and systems, and electrical wiring systems to the global aerospace industry. Its GKN Driveline segment is a supplier of automotive driveline systems and solutions to vehicle manufacturers. The GKN Powder Metallurgy segment is a manufacturer of sintered components and a producer of metal powder. Its GKN Land Systems segment is a supplier of power management products and services for agricultural, construction, mining and industrial equipment. It supplies products and services to a range of commercial and military aircraft and engine prime contractors, and other tier one suppliers.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: N/A
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: GKN
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $4.28
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $343.412994
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $324.162994
  • 52-Week Range: £17,157,890 - GBX 249.40
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 29.869337
  • P/E Growth: 1.290000
  • Market Cap: $5.89B
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,715,789,000
Additional Links:

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for GKN plc (LON:GKN) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 5 Hold Ratings, 12 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.53)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 349.11

Analysts' Ratings History for GKN plc (LON:GKN)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/21/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 399View Rating Details
2/20/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingSellGBX 300View Rating Details
2/10/2017BNP ParibasBoost Price TargetUnderperformGBX 285 -> GBX 295View Rating Details
2/6/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 365View Rating Details
1/24/2017Peel HuntBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 420 -> GBX 445View Rating Details
1/11/2017Bank of America CorpReiterated RatingBuyGBX 365View Rating Details
12/12/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyGBX 370View Rating Details
12/6/2016Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 346View Rating Details
12/5/2016HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingBuyGBX 395View Rating Details
12/1/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 334View Rating Details
10/26/2016Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingBuyGBX 390View Rating Details
10/26/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingHoldGBX 310View Rating Details
10/26/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
9/23/2016Panmure GordonReiterated RatingHoldGBX 300View Rating Details
7/27/2016Citigroup Inc.DowngradeNeutralGBX 315View Rating Details
4/21/2016Haitong BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 365View Rating Details
4/18/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 295View Rating Details
4/13/2016Jefferies Group LLCLower Price TargetBuyGBX 415 -> GBX 360View Rating Details
3/8/2016Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 335View Rating Details
2/15/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.Reiterated RatingStrong-BuyGBX 440View Rating Details
2/11/2016InvestecLower Price TargetHoldGBX 300 -> GBX 260View Rating Details
7/28/2015Espirito Santo Investment Bank ResearchUpgradeBuyGBX 365View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/27/2015 forward)


Earnings History for GKN plc (LON:GKN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/28/2017N/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for GKN plc (LON:GKN)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $29.42 EPS


Dividend History for GKN plc (LON:GKN)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
7/26/2016GBX 2.950.98%8/11/20168/11/20169/19/2016
2/23/2016GBX 5.802.15%4/7/20164/7/20165/16/2016
7/28/2015GBX 2.900.92%8/13/20158/13/20159/21/2015
2/24/2015GBX 5.601.57%4/9/20154/9/20155/18/2015
7/29/2014GBX 2.800.76%8/13/20148/13/20149/22/2014
2/25/2014GBX 5.301.29%4/9/20144/9/20145/21/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for GKN plc (LON:GKN)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/25/2016Sclater,JosInsiderSell3,811GBX 260£9,908.60
9/25/2015Sclater,JosInsiderBuy7,792GBX 255£19,869.60
9/10/2015Reynolds Smith,AndrewInsiderSell168,353GBX 284£478,122.52
4/20/2015Richard Parry-JonesInsiderSell10,000GBX 365£36,500
4/1/2015Andrew Reynolds SmithInsiderSell343,558GBX 359.19£1,234,025.98
3/17/2015Nigel SteinInsiderSell465,189GBX 370£1,721,199.30
2/24/2015Adam WalkerInsiderSell34,377GBX 372.68£128,116.20
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for GKN plc (LON:GKN)
einnews.com logoGlobal Automotive Transmission Market 2017 Share, Trend, Segmentation and Forecast to 2022 (LON:GKN)
www.einnews.com - February 25 at 2:51 AM
einnews.com logoAutomotive Gears Market Global Analysis By Region, Key Players , Industry Challenge & Technology Forecasts 2022 (LON:GKN)
www.einnews.com - February 24 at 6:42 PM
News IconShares in Focus: GKN PLC (GKN.L) - Rives Journal (LON:GKN)
rivesjournal.com - February 24 at 11:01 AM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoMarket Fallers: Barclays PLC, GKN plc, Glencore PLC , Mondi Plc - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:GKN)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - February 24 at 11:01 AM
News IconMarket Sheet: Watching the Levels for GKN plc (LSE:GKN) - Benton Bulletin (LON:GKN)
bentonbulletin.com - February 23 at 5:26 PM
News IconGlobal Metal Injection Molding (MIM) Market 2017 – Dynacast, GKN Plc, Britt Manufacturing - DailyHover (LON:GKN)
dailyhover.com - February 23 at 5:26 PM
News IconPowder Metallurgy Market Size, Analysis, Trends, Report, Share, Investment Opportunities and Forecast To 2022 (LON:GKN)
www.abnewswire.com - February 22 at 5:41 PM
News IconGears Market Production, Revenue, Price, Development Trend and Key Manufacturers Analysis 2017 (LON:GKN)
www.usfinancialnewstoday.com - February 22 at 12:34 PM
News IconTraders are Following Technical Levels for GKN PLC (GKN.L) - BVN (LON:GKN)
bvnewsjournal.com - February 22 at 12:34 PM
News IconLevels in Review for GKN plc (LSE:GKN) - Baldwin Journal (LON:GKN)
baldwinjournal.com - February 22 at 12:34 PM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoGKN plc 15.3% Potential Upside Indicated by JP Morgan Cazenove - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:GKN)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - February 22 at 12:34 PM
News IconWhat You Must Know About GKN plc’s (LSE:GKN) ROE? (LON:GKN)
simplywall.st - February 20 at 11:00 AM
live-pr.com logoNew Study: GKN plc - Strategy, SWOT and Corporate Finance Report (LON:GKN)
www.live-pr.com - February 20 at 11:00 AM
4-traders.com logoGKN : Treasury Stock (LON:GKN)
www.4-traders.com - February 16 at 5:23 PM
News IconGKN plc (GKN) Price Target Raised to GBX 295 (LON:GKN)
fairydetox.org - February 16 at 5:23 PM
News IconTechnical Checkup on Shares of GKN plc (LSE:GKN) - Midway Monitor (LON:GKN)
midwaymonitor.com - February 16 at 5:23 PM
News IconInvestor Watch for GKN plc (LSE:GKN) - Benton Bulletin (LON:GKN)
bentonbulletin.com - February 15 at 4:38 AM
News IconWill Rolls-Royce Holding PLC Outperform BAE Systems plc, Royal Mail PLC, GKN plc And Weir Group PLC After £4.6 Billion Loss? (LON:GKN)
investomania.co.uk - February 14 at 4:22 AM
News IconRobert Reum (LON:GKN)
legacy.suntimes.com - February 13 at 6:21 PM
News IconRobert Reum, sparked Amsted Industries turnaround, dies (LON:GKN)
www.chicagotribune.com - February 10 at 6:03 PM
News IconBroker Forecast - Exane BNP Paribas issues a broker note on GKN PLC (LON:GKN)
www.youinvest.co.uk - February 10 at 6:03 PM
News IconMarket Review: Indicator Watch for GKN plc (GKN.L) - Baldwin Journal (LON:GKN)
baldwinjournal.com - February 9 at 4:03 AM
News IconGKN plc (LSE:GKN): What does the future look like? - Simply Wall St (LON:GKN)
simplywall.st - February 6 at 11:09 AM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoGKN plc 5.6% Potential Upside Indicated by Barclays Capital - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:GKN)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - February 6 at 11:09 AM
News IconEOS, GKN Powder Metallurgy form automotive 3D printing partnership (LON:GKN)
www.3ders.org - February 3 at 5:51 PM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoMarket Risers: GKN plc, GlaxoSmithKline plc, Hikma Pharmaceuticals Plc, International Consolidated Airlns Grp SA - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:GKN)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - February 1 at 6:06 PM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoMarket Risers: G4S plc, GKN plc, Glencore PLC, Hargreaves Lansdown PLC, HSBC Holdings plc - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:GKN)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - January 31 at 6:05 PM
4-traders.com logoGKN PLC : - Treasury Stock (LON:GKN)
www.4-traders.com - January 26 at 11:55 PM
News IconAutomotive Transmission Global Market, By Product & Data Validation, 2016 Analysis and Forecast 2022 (LON:GKN)
www.emailwire.com - January 25 at 9:45 PM
sbwire.com logoAircraft Fuel Systems Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecasts 2016–2024 (LON:GKN)
www.sbwire.com - January 25 at 9:45 PM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoMarket Risers: easyJet plc, GKN plc, ImmuPharma PLC, Inmarsat Plc - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:GKN)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - January 25 at 4:43 PM
News IconGKN PLC (LON:GKN) Issued With 'Buy' Rating At Peel Hunt - UK Market News (LON:GKN)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - January 25 at 4:09 AM
law360.com logoPTAB Finds Part Of GKN Drivetrain Patent Invalid (LON:GKN)
www.law360.com - January 24 at 11:08 PM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoMarket Risers: Carnival plc, GKN plc, Glencore PLC, Ilika plc - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:GKN)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - January 24 at 6:06 PM
News IconGlobal Refractory Metal Matrix Composites Market 2017: 3M Company, Ceradyne, ADMA Products, GKN PLC, Hitachi Metals, MI-Tech Metals, Sandvik AB (LON:GKN)
www.digitaljournal.com - January 23 at 5:51 PM
live-pr.com logoQualification of new materials and parts and strengthening market position are key goals (LON:GKN)
www.live-pr.com - January 23 at 11:23 AM
sbwire.com logoGlobal Refractory Metal Matrix Composites Market 2017 (LON:GKN)
www.sbwire.com - January 23 at 11:23 AM
4-traders.com logoGKN : Driveline helps make innovative StreetScooter electric vehicle more affordable (LON:GKN)
www.4-traders.com - January 20 at 6:46 PM
News IconHave investors already priced in GKN plc’s (LSE:GKN) growth? (LON:GKN)
simplywall.st - January 20 at 6:46 PM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoGKN plc 11.3% Potential Decrease Indicated by Liberum Capital - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:GKN)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - January 20 at 5:13 AM
News IconReviewing Indicator Levels for GKN plc (GKN.L) - Springdale Times (LON:GKN)
springdaletimes.com - January 19 at 3:55 AM
News IconToday's Rating Sentiment Change: GKN plc (LON:GKN) has ... - Fair View Times (LON:GKN)
fairviewtimes.com - January 19 at 3:55 AM
News IconShould You Buy Or Sell GKN Plc (GKNLY) On Analyst Concensus? - NewsDen (LON:GKN)
newsden.net - January 17 at 8:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCopart (CPRT) Expands Chicago North Location, Stock Rises (LON:GKN)
finance.yahoo.com - January 17 at 3:22 PM
News IconConnect Group (LON:CNCT) Broker Roundup (LON:GKN)
lasignare.com - January 17 at 3:22 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoIs SIG plc on the road to recovery after sales rise 11.2% in 2016? (LON:GKN)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 13 at 6:25 PM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoMarket Risers: Edenville Energy PLC, European Metals Holdings Ltd, Fresnillo Plc, GKN plc - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:GKN)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - January 12 at 3:18 PM
openpr.com logoAutomotive Powertrain Market 2017 - Aisin Seiki Co. Ltd., Borgwarner Inc., Ford Motor Company, General Motors Company, GKN PLC, Hyundai Motor Company (LON:GKN)
www.openpr.com - January 11 at 8:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFord (F) Affirms Guidance, Announces Supplemental Dividend (LON:GKN)
finance.yahoo.com - January 11 at 3:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGeneral Motors (GM) Stock Up Post Record 2016 China Sales (LON:GKN)
finance.yahoo.com - January 10 at 4:49 PM


What is GKN plc's stock symbol?

GKN plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "GKN."

How often does GKN plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for GKN plc?

GKN plc announced a dividend on Tuesday, July 26th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 11th will be given a dividend of GBX 2.95 per share on Monday, September 19th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.98%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 11th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link.

Where is GKN plc's stock going? Where will GKN plc's stock price be in 2017?

19 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for GKN plc's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 295 to GBX 445. On average, they expect GKN plc's stock price to reach GBX 349.11 in the next year.

When will GKN plc announce their earnings?

GKN plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February, 28th 2017.

How do I buy GKN plc stock?

Shares of GKN plc 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.

How much does a share of GKN plc stock cost?

One share of GKN plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 342.10.

Last Updated on 2/27/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff