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.

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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: GKN
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $4.09
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $292.43
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $282.30
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 27.10
  • P/E Growth: 1.63
  • Market Cap: $5.35B
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,715,789,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for GKN plc (LON:GKN) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 8 Hold Ratings, 9 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.45)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 334.76

Analysts' Ratings History for GKN plc (LON:GKN)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/22/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightGBX 399View Rating Details
8/19/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutralGBX 290 -> GBX 311View Rating Details
8/12/2016Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingAddGBX 325View Rating Details
8/8/2016Berenberg BankBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 332 -> GBX 346View Rating Details
7/27/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingHoldGBX 310View Rating Details
7/27/2016Citigroup Inc.DowngradeNeutralGBX 315View Rating Details
7/27/2016BNP ParibasBoost Price TargetUnderperformGBX 235 -> GBX 240View Rating Details
7/27/2016Panmure GordonDowngradeHoldGBX 375 -> GBX 300View Rating Details
7/27/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 335 -> GBX 345View Rating Details
7/27/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
4/21/2016Haitong BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 365View Rating Details
4/20/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyGBX 445View Rating Details
4/18/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 295View Rating Details
4/13/2016Jefferies GroupLower Price TargetBuyGBX 415 -> GBX 360View Rating Details
3/8/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 335View Rating Details
2/23/2016Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHoldGBX 300View Rating Details
2/15/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.Reiterated RatingStrong-BuyGBX 440View Rating Details
2/11/2016InvestecLower Price TargetHoldGBX 300 -> GBX 260View Rating Details
1/8/2016Bank of America Corp.UpgradeBuyView Rating Details
9/23/2015HSBCDowngradeReduceView Rating Details
7/28/2015Espirito Santo Investment Bank ResearchUpgradeBuyGBX 365View Rating Details
2/25/2015Charles StanleyReiterated RatingAccumulateView Rating Details
2/24/2015Cantor Fitzgerald EuropeReiterated RatingBuyGBX 405View Rating Details
10/28/2014Westhouse SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuyGBX 450 -> GBX 400View Rating Details
10/20/2014Oriel Securities LtdReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/25/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for GKN plc (LON:GKN)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for GKN plc (LON:GKN)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $28.60 EPS

Dividends

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)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for GKN plc (LON:GKN)
DateHeadline
directorstalkinterviews.com logoGKN plc 29% Potential Upside Indicated by JP Morgan Cazenove - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:GKN)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - August 23 at 9:36 AM
News IconGKN aims to fly high in China's growing aerospace industry (LON:GKN)
www.telegraph.co.uk - August 21 at 4:48 PM
marketwatch.com logoEuropean shares fall as auto makers slump (LON:GKN)
www.marketwatch.com - August 19 at 8:09 AM
News IconGKN Aerospace names premier supplier (LON:GKN)
www.materialstoday.com - August 18 at 5:15 PM
4-traders.com logoGKN PLC : - Treasury Stock (LON:GKN)
www.4-traders.com - August 18 at 8:11 AM
einnews.com logoAircraft Fuel Systems Industry 2016 to 2022 Global Market Research Report and Forecast (LON:GKN)
www.einnews.com - August 17 at 5:27 PM
News IconHow the UK aerospace industry can fly post-Brexit (LON:GKN)
www.theengineer.co.uk - August 16 at 8:34 AM
News IconAutomotive Parts Manufacturing (EUROPEAN) - Industry Report (LON:GKN)
www.just-auto.com - August 15 at 11:40 AM
News Icon23 Fokker aircraft transactions in first half of 2016 (LON:GKN)
aviationnews.eu - August 13 at 8:08 AM
sbwire.com logoAerospace Composites Market: Value Chain, Dynamics and Key Players 2015 to 2021 (LON:GKN)
www.sbwire.com - August 9 at 3:59 PM
ftsenews.co.uk logoBerenberg Retained GKN PLC (LON:GKN) As 'Buy' - FTSE News.co.uk - FTSE News (LON:GKN)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - August 9 at 8:08 AM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoGKN plc 14.9% Potential Upside Indicated by Berenberg - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:GKN)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - August 9 at 8:08 AM
News IconGKN welcomes Lockheed Martin and the F-35 Lightning II (LON:GKN)
libn.com - August 8 at 5:22 PM
einnews.com logoAerospace Winglet System Market by Aircraft Type, by Platform Type Analysis Forecast 2021 (LON:GKN)
www.einnews.com - August 5 at 8:08 AM
News IconCity, IDB enter project agreement with Brown (LON:GKN)
www.atmoreadvance.com - August 4 at 5:33 PM
News IconPrivate equity firm acquires Wichita aircraft supplier ZTM (LON:GKN)
www.kansas.com - August 3 at 5:33 PM
News IconGKN PLC - Treasury Stock (LON:GKN)
uk.advfn.com - August 2 at 5:29 PM
News IconGKN plc reports promising six months (LON:GKN)
www.materialstoday.com - August 1 at 9:58 AM
News IconGKN Aerospace and Rolls-Royce extend multi million agreement (LON:GKN)
www.materialstoday.com - July 29 at 12:19 PM
News IconGKN reports another period of growth (LON:GKN)
www.ipmd.net - July 27 at 5:27 PM
4-traders.com logoGKN : All-wheel drive systems fuel expansion for GKN Driveline in China (LON:GKN)
www.4-traders.com - July 27 at 5:27 PM
breakingfinancenews.com logoGKN PLC (LON:GKN) target price maintained at 315GBX as recorded today by Citigroup (LON:GKN)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 27 at 5:27 PM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoGKN plc 33.1% Potential Upside Indicated by JP Morgan Cazenove - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:GKN)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - July 27 at 5:19 AM
News IconGKN - Growth continues to beat the market (LON:GKN)
www.hl.co.uk - July 26 at 11:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of GKN.L earnings conference call or presentation 26-Jul-16 7:30am GMT (LON:GKN)
finance.yahoo.com - July 26 at 8:05 PM
msn.com logoGKN's (GKNCF) CEO Nigel Stein on Q2 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (LON:GKN)
www.msn.com - July 26 at 5:23 PM
4-traders.com logoGKN : Engineer GKN sticks to 2016 forecast for growth (LON:GKN)
www.4-traders.com - July 26 at 5:23 PM
News IconRolls-Royce, GKN Aerospace broaden Trent XWB partnership (LON:GKN)
atwonline.com - July 26 at 5:23 PM
marketwatch.com logoGKN profit flattens out (LON:GKN)
www.marketwatch.com - July 26 at 5:23 PM
News IconBoeing’s slower payments have some aerospace suppliers crying foul (LON:GKN)
www.postandcourier.com - July 26 at 5:23 PM
rttnews.com logoGKN Plc H1 Pretax Profit Declines; Organic Sales Up 2% - Quick Facts (LON:GKN)
www.rttnews.com - July 26 at 5:23 PM
rttnews.com logoGKN Plc H1 Pretax Profit Declines; Organic Sales Up 2% - Quick Facts - RTT News (LON:GKN)
www.rttnews.com - July 26 at 8:03 AM
morningstar.co.uk logoGKN Inks Rolls-Royce Agreement, Additive Manufacturing Venture (LON:GKN)
www.morningstar.co.uk - July 25 at 9:52 AM
4-traders.com logoGKN : Aerospace and Rolls-Royce extend USD multi million agreement on Trent XWB (LON:GKN)
www.4-traders.com - July 25 at 9:52 AM
News IconBeyond Brexit: T&D Region manufacturers expect little impact, but uncertainty remains (LON:GKN)
thetandd.com - July 24 at 9:41 AM
News IconGKN Aerospace and Mitsubishi sign LTA for engine systems (LON:GKN)
www.materialstoday.com - July 21 at 5:24 PM
News IconAerostar Receives GKN Aerospace Supplier Award (LON:GKN)
www.aviationpros.com - July 21 at 5:24 PM
ftsenews.co.uk logoBerenberg Bank Maintained GKN PLC (LON:GKN) As 'Buy' - FTSE News (LON:GKN)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - July 21 at 8:47 AM
ftsenews.co.uk logoBerenberg Gives GKN PLC Price Target With Potential 17.07% Upside - FTSE News (LON:GKN)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - July 20 at 8:05 AM
capitalcube.com logoGKN Plc : Neutral assessment on price but strong on fundamentals (LON:GKN)
www.capitalcube.com - July 19 at 4:11 PM
breakingfinancenews.com logoBerenberg disclosed (LON:GKN) GKN PLC, retaining its stock price target at 332GBX earlier today - Breaking Finance News (LON:GKN)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 19 at 11:21 AM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoGKN plc 17.9% Potential Upside Indicated by Berenberg - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:GKN)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - July 19 at 11:21 AM
News IconGKN Aerospace provides composites work on Bombardier’s C Series aircraft (LON:GKN)
www.compositesworld.com - July 18 at 5:25 PM
breakingfinancenews.com logoA statement released earlier today by Goldman Sachs about Gkn(LON:GKN) ups the target price to 291GBX (LON:GKN)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 18 at 10:24 AM
4-traders.com logoBombardier : GKN Aerospace congratulates Bombardier on entry into service of CS100 aircraft (LON:GKN)
www.4-traders.com - July 18 at 10:24 AM
News IconWhat's in GKN plc After Today's Huge Decline? - Consumer Eagle (LON:GKN)
www.consumereagle.com - July 15 at 8:12 AM
fiscalstandard.com logoGKN Plc (GKNLY) Current Analyst Ratings - Fiscal Standard (LON:GKN)
www.fiscalstandard.com - July 14 at 8:35 AM
ftsenews.co.uk logoExane BNP Paribas reiterated GKN PLC (LON:GKN) as 'Underperform' With 235 PT - FTSE News (LON:GKN)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - July 14 at 8:35 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoGKN PLC (LON:GKN) stock price target increased to 235GBX as disclosed today by Exane BNP Paribas - Breaking Finance News (LON:GKN)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 14 at 8:35 AM
News IconGKN To Build Dornier Seastar Windscreen (LON:GKN)
aviationweek.com - July 13 at 5:35 PM

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Last Updated on 8/25/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff