GKN plc Company Profile (LON:GKN)

About GKN plc (LON:GKN)

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. The GKN Aerospace segment is a supplier of airframe and engine structures, landing gear, electrical interconnection systems, transparencies and aftermarket services. The GKN Aerospace segment is a supplier of airframe and engine structures, landing gear, electrical interconnection systems, transparencies and aftermarket services. The GKN Powder Metallurgy segment is a manufacturer of sintered components and a producer of metal powder. The GKN Land Systems segment is a supplier of power management products and services. It designs, manufactures and supplies products and services for the agricultural, construction and utility vehicle markets and industrial segments.

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  • Symbol: LON:GKN
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  • Market Cap: £6.07 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,712,460,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 353.56
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 342.71
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 249.40 - GBX 379.30
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 25.32
  • P/E Growth: 1.20
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £8.82 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.69
  • Book Value: GBX 1.24 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.86
  • Dividend Yield: 1.7%
  • EBIDTA: £960 million
  • Average Volume: 6.81 million shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for GKN plc (LON:GKN)

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, February 28th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, April 6th will be given a dividend of GBX 5.90 per share on Wednesday, May 17th. This represents a yield of 1.64%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 6th. This is an increase from GKN plc's previous dividend of $2.95. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View GKN plc's Dividend History.

When will GKN plc make its next earnings announcement?

GKN plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July, 25th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for GKN plc.

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

16 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for GKN plc's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 295 to GBX 475. On average, they expect GKN plc's stock price to reach GBX 368.93 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for GKN plc.

Who are some of GKN plc's key competitors?

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 354.50.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for GKN plc (LON:GKN) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 4 Hold Ratings, 10 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 368.93

Analysts' Ratings History for GKN plc (LON:GKN)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/22/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingSellGBX 300View Rating Details
4/27/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightGBX 410View Rating Details
4/6/2017HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingBuyGBX 445View Rating Details
4/5/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 475View Rating Details
3/20/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 390View Rating Details
3/10/2017Berenberg BankBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 346 -> GBX 400View Rating Details
3/2/2017Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 369 -> GBX 395View Rating Details
3/1/2017Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 370 -> GBX 410View Rating Details
3/1/2017Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
2/10/2017BNP ParibasBoost Price TargetUnderperformGBX 285 -> GBX 295View Rating Details
1/11/2017Bank of America CorpReiterated RatingBuyGBX 365View Rating Details
12/1/2016Goldman Sachs Group IncReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 334View Rating Details
10/26/2016Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingBuyGBX 390View Rating Details
10/26/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingHoldGBX 310View Rating Details
9/23/2016Panmure GordonReiterated RatingHoldGBX 300View Rating Details
7/27/2016Citigroup IncDowngradeNeutralGBX 315View Rating Details
4/21/2016Haitong BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 365View Rating Details
4/18/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated 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 5/27/2015 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: $34.40 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for GKN plc (LON:GKN)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/28/2017GBX 5.901.64%4/6/20174/6/20175/17/2017
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 and Institutional Ownership History for GKN plc (LON:GKN)
Insider Trades by Quarter for GKN plc (LON:GKN)
Insider Trades by Quarter for GKN plc (LON:GKN)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/28/2017Kevin CummingsInsiderSell18,279GBX 360£65,804.40
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)


Headline Trends for GKN plc (LON:GKN)
Latest Headlines for GKN plc (LON:GKN)
americanbankingnews.com logoLiberum Capital Reaffirms "Sell" Rating for GKN plc (GKN)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 22 at 8:58 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to GKN Plc : May 22, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 22 at 5:01 PM
lse.co.uk logoTOP NEWS: Smiths Group Chief Financial Officer Chris O'Shea Steps Down
www.lse.co.uk - May 19 at 5:12 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGKN plc (GKN) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 19 at 10:50 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoGKN Plc :GKN-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended December 31, 2016 : May 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 7:53 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoGKN plc (GKN) Rating Reiterated by JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 30 at 4:58 PM
seekingalpha.com logoGKN's (GKNCF) on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - April 27 at 6:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGKN Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:GKN) : April 26, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 26 at 7:57 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGKN Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : GKN-GB : April 25, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 25 at 11:11 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoGKN plc (GKN) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 1:36 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHSBC Holdings plc Reiterates Buy Rating for GKN plc (GKN)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 12 at 4:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoGKN plc (GKN) Given "Buy" Rating at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 8 at 4:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGKN plc (GKN) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by HSBC Holdings plc
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 8 at 8:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoGKN plc (GKN) Receives Sell Rating from Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 7 at 6:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGKN Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : GKN-GB : April 6, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 10:01 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoGKN plc (GKN) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 2 at 1:36 PM
ft.com logo[$$] Empire state of denial
www.ft.com - March 29 at 5:54 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGKN plc (GKN) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 28 at 11:58 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoGKN plc's (GKN) Overweight Rating Reaffirmed at Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 25 at 10:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPeel Hunt Raises GKN plc (GKN) Price Target to GBX 475
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 25 at 6:25 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAltra Industrial Poised for Growth Despite Near-Term Risks
finance.yahoo.com - March 24 at 8:27 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoGKN plc (GKN) Receives "Overweight" Rating from Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 24 at 4:46 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoSlovenia says car parts firm Magna may invest up to $1.3 bln
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 16 at 6:41 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoIt’s not too late to buy these FTSE 100 rockets
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 6 at 9:30 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoUK manufacturers enjoy post-Brexit surge in orders - survey
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 5 at 10:14 PM
reuters.com logoUPDATE 2-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on March 1
www.reuters.com - March 1 at 12:16 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of GKN.L earnings conference call or presentation 28-Feb-17 9:00am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - March 1 at 12:16 PM
seekingalpha.com logoGKN Plc 2016 Q4 - Results - Earnings Call Slides
seekingalpha.com - February 28 at 5:36 PM
morningstar.co.uk logoTOP NEWS: GKN Expects To Outperform Market In 2017 As Profit Rises
www.morningstar.co.uk - February 28 at 8:49 AM
nasdaq.com logoGKN Plc FY16 Pre-tax Profit Up 19% - Quick Facts
www.nasdaq.com - February 28 at 8:49 AM


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GKN plc (GKN) Chart for Saturday, May, 27, 2017

This page was last updated on 5/27/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff