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: $4.15
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $314.53
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $289.67
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 245.80 - GBX 339.90
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 27.67
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $5.46B
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,715,789,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for GKN plc (LON:GKN) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 7 Hold Ratings, 10 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.58)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 334.18

Analysts' Ratings History for GKN plc (LON:GKN)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/23/2016Numis Securities LtdUpgradeBuyGBX 390View Rating Details
9/23/2016Panmure GordonReiterated RatingHoldGBX 300View Rating Details
9/2/2016Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetBuyGBX 445 -> GBX 370View Rating Details
8/22/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightGBX 399View Rating Details
8/19/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutralGBX 290 -> GBX 311View Rating Details
8/8/2016Berenberg 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
7/27/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 335 -> GBX 345View Rating Details
7/27/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
4/21/2016Haitong BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 365View Rating Details
4/18/2016Credit 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 9/28/2014 forward)


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


Earnings Estimates for GKN plc (LON:GKN)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $28.69 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)
4-traders.com logoGKN : Treasury Stock (LON:GKN)
www.4-traders.com - September 27 at 9:50 AM
bloomberg.com logoCarney's Corporate-Bond Purchases May Worsen Liquidity ... - Bloomberg (LON:GKN)
www.bloomberg.com - September 26 at 5:23 PM
bloomberg.com logoCarney's Corporate-Bond Purchases May Worsen Liquidity Squeeze (LON:GKN)
www.bloomberg.com - September 26 at 9:55 AM
News IconGKN official on board of SC Aerospace (LON:GKN)
thetandd.com - September 25 at 4:45 PM
News IconMARKET REPORT: China's SAIC Motor Corporation seeks predators to join £7billion bid for FTSE 100 engineering giant GKN (LON:GKN)
www.dailymail.co.uk - September 24 at 4:55 PM
News IconRelx PLC (REL) Receives "Outperform" Rating from BNP Paribas (LON:GKN)
thelakeandeswave.com - September 23 at 4:55 PM
iii.co.uk logoGKN still divides opinion in the City (LON:GKN)
www.iii.co.uk - September 23 at 10:12 AM
4-traders.com logoSabca : Airbus A330NEO Tail cone delivered... powering into the future (LON:GKN)
www.4-traders.com - September 22 at 5:18 PM
News IconAltran, Rapita Systems and University of Oxford JV wins aviation contract (LON:GKN)
www.consultancy.uk - September 22 at 10:46 AM
News IconSC Aerospace Names New Board Members (LON:GKN)
aero-news.net - September 21 at 9:27 AM
nasdaq.com logoNew Air Force Bomber to Be Named the Raider (LON:GKN)
www.nasdaq.com - September 20 at 10:21 AM
News IconAir Force announces name of next long-range strike bomber (LON:GKN)
www.washingtonexaminer.com - September 19 at 5:20 PM
News IconGKN plc (LON:GKN) Given Average Recommendation of “Buy” by Brokerages - DailyQuint (LON:GKN)
dailyquint.com - September 18 at 4:57 PM
News IconGlobal 4WD and AWD Light Vehicle Sales Market Report 2016 is released (LON:GKN)
www.idatainsights.com - September 17 at 9:54 AM
seekingalpha.com logo3 Current Developments That Could Make Hydrogen Big By The End Of 2017 (LON:GKN)
seekingalpha.com - September 15 at 5:34 PM
einnews.com logoGlobal Aircraft Cabin Interior Market Share 2016 Analysis and Forecast to 2022 (LON:GKN)
world.einnews.com - September 15 at 5:34 PM
einnews.com logoGlobal Commercial Aircraft Cabin Interior Market to Expand at 11% CAGR during 2016-2021 (LON:GKN)
www.einnews.com - September 14 at 9:29 AM
publicnow.com logoNew GKN Driveline electric drive module supports small car hybridization (LON:GKN)
www.publicnow.com - September 14 at 9:28 AM
News IconCurrent openings at GKN-Driveline USA (LON:GKN)
mymotorwheels.wordpress.com - September 10 at 9:45 AM
News IconGKN to supply Boeing with titanium parts for another decade (LON:GKN)
www.aerotime.aero - September 8 at 5:07 PM
News Icon3D Printing Metal Market by Form, by Type, by Application, and by Region - Global Forecast to 2020 (LON:GKN)
www.consumerelectronicsnet.com - September 7 at 5:23 PM
News Icon3D Printing Metal Market by Form, by Type, by Application, and by Region - Global Forecast to 2020 (LON:GKN)
www.consumerelectronicsnet.com - September 7 at 5:23 PM
News IconGKN, Boeing Strike Long-term Aircraft Agreements (LON:GKN)
aviationweek.com - September 6 at 5:14 PM
News IconGKN Aerospace, Boeing agree to multiple long-term contracts (LON:GKN)
www.aerospacemanufacturinganddesign.com - September 6 at 9:58 AM
News IconGKN Aerospace and Boeing agree multiple LTAs (LON:GKN)
www.adsadvance.co.uk - September 5 at 9:42 AM
investing.com logoU.K. stocks lower at close of trade; Investing.com United Kingdom 100 down 0.55% (LON:GKN)
www.investing.com - September 1 at 5:04 PM
finanznachrichten.de logoGKN PLC - Total Voting Rights (LON:GKN)
www.finanznachrichten.de - September 1 at 8:07 AM
News IconResearch details developments in the global aircraft fuel systems market 2016: industry demand, segment, statistics and research to 2022 (LON:GKN)
www.whatech.com - August 30 at 8:21 AM
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


Last Updated on 9/28/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff