Genus plc Stock Price, News & Analysis (LON:GNS)

GBX 2,192 -19.00 (-0.86 %)
(As of 11/17/2017 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 2,192
Today's RangeGBX 2,190 - GBX 2,237
52-Week RangeGBX 1,652 - GBX 2,500
Volume26,320 shs
Average Volume51,668 shs
Market Capitalization£1.35 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About Genus plc (LON:GNS)

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.


Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Industry: Biotechnology & Medical Research
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Sector: Biotechnology & Medical Research - NEC
  • Symbol: LON:GNS
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.genusplc.com
Profitability:
  • Trailing EPS: GBX 0.53
  • Net Margins: 10.76%
  • Return on Equity: 12.33%
  • Return on Assets: 6.32%
Misc:
  • Outstanding Shares: 61,530,000
 
Frequently Asked Questions for Genus plc (LON:GNS)

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 announced a dividend on Thursday, September 7th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, November 16th will be paid a dividend of GBX 16.20 per share on Friday, December 1st. This represents a dividend yield of 0.83%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 16th. This is an increase from Genus plc's previous dividend of $7.40. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Genus plc's Dividend History.

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

6 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for Genus plc's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 1,815 to GBX 2,600. On average, they expect Genus plc's stock price to reach GBX 2,270.60 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Genus plc.

Who are some of Genus plc's key competitors?

Who are Genus plc's key executives?

Genus plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Karim Bitar, Chief Executive, Executive Director
  • Stephen Wilson, Group Finance Director, Executive Director
  • Jonathan Lightner, Chief Scientific Officer and Head of Genus R&D
  • Dan Hartley, Group General Counsel & Company Secretary
  • Catherine Janet Glickman, Group Human Resources Director
  • Angelle Rosata, Group Human Resources Director
  • Bill Christianson, Chief Operating Officer - Genus PIC
  • Jerry Thompson, Chief Operating Officer - Genus Asia
  • Nate Zwald, Chief Operating Officer, Genus ABS Dairy
  • Robert A. Lawson, Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board (Age 72)

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.

What is Genus plc's stock price today?

One share of Genus plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 2,192.

How big of a company is Genus plc?

Genus plc has a market capitalization of £1.35 billion.

How can I contact Genus plc?

Genus plc's mailing address is Matrix House, Basing View, BASINGSTOKE, RG21 4DZ, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1256-347100.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Genus plc (LON GNS)
Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  186 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  176 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  362
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Analyst Ratings

Analysts' Consensus Ratings for Genus plc (LON:GNS) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Ratings, 4 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings, 0 Strong Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.33)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 2,270.60
Consensus Price Target History for Genus plc (LON:GNS)
Price Target History for Genus plc (LON:GNS)
Analysts' Ratings History for Genus plc (LON:GNS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
11/16/2017N+1 SingerReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
11/16/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,100View Rating Details
11/15/2017Kepler Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,353View Rating Details
11/15/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,600View Rating Details
9/7/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,815View Rating Details
3/23/2017Berenberg BankInitiated CoverageHoldView Rating Details
(Data available from 11/17/2015 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)

No earnings estimates for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Genus plc (LON GNS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
9/7/2017GBX 16.200.83%11/16/201711/16/201712/1/2017
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 and Institutional Ownership History for Genus plc (LON GNS)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Genus plc (LON:GNS)
Insider Trades by Quarter 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

Headline Trends for Genus plc (LON:GNS)
Latest Headlines for Genus plc (LON GNS)
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DateHeadline
Genus 4-month Adj. Profit Up; Sees To Perform In Line With FY18 Growth ViewGenus 4-month Adj. Profit Up; Sees To Perform In Line With FY18 Growth View
www.rttnews.com - November 17 at 5:47 PM
Genus plc (GNS) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from BrokeragesGenus plc (GNS) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 12 at 11:40 AM
Genus plc (GNS) Plans Dividend of GBX 16.20Genus plc (GNS) Plans Dividend of GBX 16.20
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 11 at 9:50 AM
Genus plc (GNS) Lifted to "Buy" at N+1 SingerGenus plc (GNS) Lifted to "Buy" at N+1 Singer
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 30 at 12:02 PM
Genus Plc : Neutral outlook but great fundamentalsGenus Plc : Neutral outlook but great fundamentals
finance.yahoo.com - October 19 at 12:10 AM
Genus plc (GNS) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by AnalystsGenus plc (GNS) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 18 at 2:48 PM
Genus Plc :GNS-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : October 17, 2017Genus Plc :GNS-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : October 17, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 17 at 7:52 PM
Genus plcs (GNS) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Peel HuntGenus plc's (GNS) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 9 at 6:55 AM
Genus plcs (GNS) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum CapitalGenus plc's (GNS) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 24 at 9:08 PM
Genus plc (GNS) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from AnalystsGenus plc (GNS) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 23 at 12:54 PM
Director/PDMR Shareholding - ReplacementDirector/PDMR Shareholding - Replacement
www.lse.co.uk - September 23 at 12:38 AM
Genus plc (GNS) Rating Lowered to Hold at Liberum CapitalGenus plc (GNS) Rating Lowered to Hold at Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 17 at 5:52 PM
Genus plc (GNS) Given Hold Rating at Numis Securities LtdGenus plc (GNS) Given Hold Rating at Numis Securities Ltd
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 10 at 10:50 AM
Edited Transcript of GNS.L earnings conference call or presentation 7-Sep-17 8:00am GMTEdited Transcript of GNS.L earnings conference call or presentation 7-Sep-17 8:00am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - September 8 at 12:21 AM
Genus Plc FY Pretax Profit Declines; Revenue Up 18% - Quick FactsGenus Plc FY Pretax Profit Declines; Revenue Up 18% - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - September 7 at 5:09 AM
Peel Hunt Reaffirms Buy Rating for Genus plc (GNS)Peel Hunt Reaffirms Buy Rating for Genus plc (GNS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 4 at 10:38 AM
Liberum Capital Reiterates Buy Rating for Genus plc (GNS)Liberum Capital Reiterates Buy Rating for Genus plc (GNS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 4 at 9:22 AM
Genus plc (GNS) to Release Quarterly Earnings on MondayGenus plc (GNS) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Monday
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 28 at 1:46 AM
Genus plc (GNS) Receives Buy Rating from Liberum CapitalGenus plc (GNS) Receives Buy Rating from Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 27 at 3:04 PM
Genus plc (GNS) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by BrokeragesGenus plc (GNS) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 4 at 12:44 PM
Genus plc (GNS) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by AnalystsGenus plc (GNS) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 10 at 12:48 PM
Genus plc (LON:GNS) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Liberum CapitalGenus plc (LON:GNS) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 3 at 1:33 PM
Genus To Launch Sexed Semen In US, Other Key Markets - Quick FactsGenus To Launch Sexed Semen In US, Other Key Markets - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - April 4 at 3:46 AM
Genus To Acquire Hermitage Genetic Assets, Enters Into Strategic PartnershipGenus To Acquire Hermitage Genetic Assets, Enters Into Strategic Partnership
www.nasdaq.com - February 23 at 5:29 PM
Why I’d buy Tristel plc and avoid Genus plc after HY resultsWhy I’d buy Tristel plc and avoid Genus plc after HY results
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 5:29 PM
Genus FY Profit Rises; Sees Perform In Line With Market ViewGenus FY Profit Rises; Sees Perform In Line With Market View
www.rttnews.com - September 8 at 9:06 AM
Preliminary Q4 2016 Genus PLC Earnings Release - Before Market OpenPreliminary Q4 2016 Genus PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open
biz.yahoo.com - September 8 at 9:06 AM
Genus Announces Final Jury Verdicts In Anti-trust Litigation Against InguranGenus Announces Final Jury Verdicts In Anti-trust Litigation Against Inguran
www.rttnews.com - August 15 at 5:28 PM
Genus Announces Jury Verdicts In Anti-trust Litigation Against InguranGenus Announces Jury Verdicts In Anti-trust Litigation Against Inguran
www.rttnews.com - August 13 at 5:07 PM
Genus expands gene editing drive from pigs to cattleGenus expands gene editing drive from pigs to cattle
uk.finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 5:41 AM
Genus and Caribou Biosciences Announce Exclusive Collaboration for Leading CRISPR-Cas9 Gene Editing Technology in Livestock SpeciesGenus and Caribou Biosciences Announce Exclusive Collaboration for Leading CRISPR-Cas9 Gene Editing Technology in Livestock Species
uk.finance.yahoo.com - May 18 at 3:00 AM

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