Genus plc Company Profile (LON:GNS)

About Genus plc

Genus plc logoGenus plc is an animal genetics company, which provides farmers with genetics that enable them to produce animal protein, in the form of meat and milk. The Company's segments include Genus PIC, Genus ABS, Genus Asia, and Research and Development. The Genus PIC segment is engaged in porcine sales business, excluding Asia, and serves porcine customers in North America, Latin America and Europe. The Genus ABS segment is engaged in bovine sales business, excluding Asia, and serves dairy and beef customers in North America, Latin America and Europe. The Genus Asia segment is engaged in porcine and bovine business in Asia, and serves porcine, dairy and beef customers in Asian markets. In the porcine market, it sells boars and sows. In the dairy and beef markets, its primary product is bull semen. The Company offers embryos through its subsidiary, In Vitro Brasil S.A. Its porcine business has a network of over 600 breeding herds in approximately 40 countries.

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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: GNS
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $21.54
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $1764.19
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $1858.25
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 1,323 - GBX 2,113
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 22.69
  • P/E Growth: 2.33
  • Market Cap: $1.05B
  • Outstanding Shares: 60,900,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Genus plc (LON:GNS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.40)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,470

Analysts' Ratings History for Genus plc (LON:GNS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/23/2017N+1 SingerReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
2/23/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
2/23/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
8/16/2016HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
6/24/2016Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,426View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/28/2015 forward)

Earnings

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

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Genus plc (LON:GNS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $64.64 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Genus plc (LON:GNS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/23/2017GBX 7.400.43%3/2/20173/2/20173/31/2017
9/8/2016GBX 14.700.77%11/17/201611/17/201612/2/2016
2/23/2016GBX 6.700.46%3/3/20163/3/20163/30/2016
9/8/2015GBX 13.400.99%11/19/201511/19/201512/4/2015
9/3/2014GBX 12.201.06%11/20/201411/20/201412/5/2014
2/25/2014GBX 5.500.46%3/5/20143/5/20143/28/2014
9/3/2013GBX 11.100.89%11/20/201311/20/201312/6/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Genus plc (LON:GNS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/27/2016Karim BitarInsiderSell1,648GBX 1,945£32,053.60
9/8/2016Lawson,Robert (Bob)InsiderBuy1,356GBX 1,972£26,740.32
3/30/2016Glickman ,CatherineInsiderBuy1,994GBX 1,519£30,288.86
3/9/2016Broek,Lykele van derInsiderBuy3,750GBX 1,458£54,675
2/29/2016Wilson,StephenInsiderSell4,750GBX 1,410£66,975
12/8/2015Bitar,KarimInsiderSell9,102GBX 1,455£132,434.10
3/12/2015Dan HartleyInsiderSell6,826GBX 1,334.50£91,092.97
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Genus plc (LON:GNS)
DateHeadline
News IconCorrection of Record Date - Satellite PR News (press release) (LON:GNS)
www.satprnews.com - February 25 at 2:50 AM
capitalcube.com logoGenus Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:GNS) : February 24, 2017 (LON:GNS)
www.capitalcube.com - February 24 at 6:45 PM
money.aol.co.uk logoWhy I'd buy Tristel plc and avoid Genus plc after HY results (LON:GNS)
money.aol.co.uk - February 24 at 10:56 AM
marketexclusive.com logoAnalyst Activity – N+1 Singer Reiterates Hold on Genus plc (LON:GNS) (LON:GNS)
marketexclusive.com - February 24 at 10:56 AM
News IconBill Belichick may be a witness in Aaron Hernandez trial (LON:GNS)
naijaoversabi.com - February 23 at 5:29 PM
nasdaq.com logoGenus To Acquire Hermitage Genetic Assets, Enters Into Strategic Partnership (LON:GNS)
www.nasdaq.com - February 23 at 5:29 PM
marketexclusive.com logoAnalyst Activity – N+1 Singer Reiterates  Hold on Genus plc (LON:GNS) (LON:GNS)
marketexclusive.com - February 23 at 5:29 PM
News IconGenus plc (LSE:GNS): Should the future outlook worry you? (LON:GNS)
simplywall.st - February 23 at 5:29 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoWhy I’d buy Tristel plc and avoid Genus plc after HY results (LON:GNS)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 5:29 PM
News IconInvestor Watch on Shares of Genus plc (LSE:GNS) - Baldwin Journal (LON:GNS)
baldwinjournal.com - February 22 at 5:44 PM
capitalcube.com logoGenus Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : GNS-GB : February 8, 2017 (LON:GNS)
www.capitalcube.com - February 8 at 4:48 AM
News IconReviewing Indicator Levels for Genus PLC (GNS.L) - Springdale Times (LON:GNS)
springdaletimes.com - January 19 at 3:58 AM
News IconRSI Watch on Shares of Genus PLC (GNS.L) (LON:GNS)
viveremilano.biz - January 4 at 5:52 AM
News IconStock Tracker: Looking at the Numbers for Genus plc (LSE:GNS) - The Business Journal (LON:GNS)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 6 at 10:44 AM
News IconStock in Focus: Genus plc (LSE:GNS) - The Business Journal (LON:GNS)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 2 at 8:26 AM
News IconVC Score In Focus for Genus plc (LSE:GNS) - The Business Journal (LON:GNS)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 1 at 10:37 PM
News IconHSBC Upgrades Electrocomponents plc (ECM) to Buy (LON:GNS)
leglobaliste.com - November 20 at 9:25 AM
News IconElectrocomponents plc (ECM) Upgraded to Add by Peel Hunt (LON:GNS)
canalcncarauca.com - November 19 at 6:52 AM
News IconAnalysts At Peel Hunt Reiterated Genus PLC (LON:GNS) As Buy (LON:GNS)
vouxmagazine.com - November 19 at 6:51 AM
capitalcube.com logoGenus Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : GNS-GB : November 10, 2016 (LON:GNS)
www.capitalcube.com - November 10 at 7:42 AM
News IconEASYJET SPON ADR EA REP 4 (ESYJY) Upgraded to Buy at HSBC (LON:GNS)
myhealthbowl.com - November 4 at 10:10 PM
News IconRating Change: Genus PLC (LON:GNS) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum Capital; With GBX 1950.00 Target (LON:GNS)
www.whatsonthorold.com - October 31 at 5:25 PM
capitalcube.com logoGenus Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : GNS-GB : October 27, 2016 (LON:GNS)
www.capitalcube.com - October 27 at 9:59 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Genus Plc : October 14, 2016 (LON:GNS)
www.capitalcube.com - October 14 at 5:04 PM
trustnet.com logoBlock Listing and Additional Listing (LON:GNS)
www.trustnet.com - October 4 at 10:02 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Genus Plc : September 8, 2016 (LON:GNS)
www.capitalcube.com - September 8 at 5:10 PM
rttnews.com logoGenus FY Profit Rises; Sees Perform In Line With Market View (LON:GNS)
www.rttnews.com - September 8 at 9:06 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoPreliminary Q4 2016 Genus PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open (LON:GNS)
biz.yahoo.com - September 8 at 9:06 AM
publicnow.com logoNON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR RETIREMENT (LON:GNS)
www.publicnow.com - September 7 at 8:41 AM
capitalcube.com logoGenus Plc :GNS-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended December 31, 2015 : August 19, 2016 (LON:GNS)
www.capitalcube.com - August 19 at 8:12 AM
4-traders.com logoGenus : FINAL JURY DECISIONS IN US LITIGATION (LON:GNS)
www.4-traders.com - August 16 at 8:37 AM
stockhouse.com logoFINAL JURY DECISIONS IN US LITIGATION (LON:GNS)
www.stockhouse.com - August 15 at 5:28 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoGenus ordered to pay US$2mln after cow semen court case (LON:GNS)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - August 15 at 5:28 PM
rttnews.com logoGenus Announces Final Jury Verdicts In Anti-trust Litigation Against Inguran (LON:GNS)
www.rttnews.com - August 15 at 5:28 PM
rttnews.com logoGenus Announces Jury Verdicts In Anti-trust Litigation Against Inguran (LON:GNS)
www.rttnews.com - August 13 at 5:07 PM
publicnow.com logoFURTHER DECISIONS IN US LITIGATION (LON:GNS)
www.publicnow.com - August 12 at 8:21 AM
publicnow.com logoFIRST DECISIONS IN US ANTI-TRUST LITIGATION (LON:GNS)
www.publicnow.com - August 11 at 8:15 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoGenus expands gene editing drive from pigs to cattle (LON:GNS)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 5:41 AM
publicnow.com logoSigns exclusive licence for tech. to combat BRD (LON:GNS)
www.publicnow.com - July 27 at 3:48 AM
capitalcube.com logoGenus Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : GNS-GB : July 1, 2016 (LON:GNS)
www.capitalcube.com - July 1 at 4:37 AM
capitalcube.com logoGenus Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:GNS) : June 21, 2016 (LON:GNS)
www.capitalcube.com - June 21 at 11:27 AM
capitalcube.com logoGenus Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : GNS-GB : June 20, 2016 (LON:GNS)
www.capitalcube.com - June 20 at 4:37 AM
capitalcube.com logoGenus Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : GNS-GB : June 1, 2016 (LON:GNS)
www.capitalcube.com - June 1 at 4:44 AM
publicnow.com logoExclusive Licence for Leading Gene Editing Tech (LON:GNS)
www.publicnow.com - May 18 at 3:32 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoGenus and Caribou Biosciences Announce Exclusive Collaboration for Leading CRISPR-Cas9 Gene Editing Technology in Livestock Species (LON:GNS)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - May 18 at 3:00 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Genus Plc : May 3, 2016 (LON:GNS)
www.capitalcube.com - May 3 at 2:04 PM
capitalcube.com logoGenus Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : GNS-GB : May 2, 2016 (LON:GNS)
www.capitalcube.com - May 2 at 4:48 AM
capitalcube.com logoGenus Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : GNS-GB : March 11, 2016 (LON:GNS)
www.capitalcube.com - March 11 at 4:36 AM
capitalcube.com logoGenus Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : GNS-GB : February 29, 2016 (LON:GNS)
www.capitalcube.com - February 29 at 4:37 AM
clintongazette.com logoIs Genus PLC (LON:GNS) a Stock to Watch After Cantor Fitzgerald Initiation? - Clinton Financial (LON:GNS)
www.clintongazette.com - February 26 at 1:00 PM

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What is Genus plc's stock symbol?

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

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

Genus plc declared a dividend on Thursday, February 23rd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 2nd will be given a dividend of GBX 7.40 per share on Friday, March 31st. This represents a dividend yield of 0.43%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 2nd. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.

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

5 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Genus plc's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,426 to GBX 1,525. On average, they anticipate Genus plc's stock price to reach GBX 1,470 in the next twelve months.

When will Genus plc announce their earnings?

Genus plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February, 23rd 2017.

How do I buy Genus plc stock?

Shares of Genus 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 Genus plc stock cost?

One share of Genus plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,729.


Last Updated on 2/28/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff