IP Group plc (IP Group) is a United Kingdom-based intellectual property commercialization company. The Company develops intellectual property-based businesses. The Company operates through three business segments: University partnership business, Venture capital fund management and In-licensing activity. The Company's University partnership business segment is engaged in the commercialization of intellectual property through the formation of long-term partner relationships with universities. The Company's Venture capital fund management segment is engaged in the management of venture funds focusing on the United Kingdom's early stage technology companies. The Company's In-licensing activity segment is engaged in the in-licensing of drugable intellectual property from research institutions. The Company's portfolio includes holdings in approximately 90 early stage businesses across over four main sectors, which include biotech, cleantech, healthcare and technology.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Financials
- Industry: Investment Management & Fund Operators - NEC
- Sub-Industry: N/A
- Symbol: LON:IPO
- CUSIP: N/A
- Web: www.ipgroupplc.com
- Market Cap: £960.09 million
- Outstanding Shares: 696,727,000
- 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 135.05
- 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 152.90
- 52 Week Range: GBX 125.50 - GBX 209.30
Sales & Book Value:
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 22.95
- P/E Growth: 0.00
- Annual Revenue: £66.2 million
- Price / Sales: 14.50
- Book Value: GBX 1.38 per share
- Price / Book: 1.00
- EBIDTA: £44.2 million
- Net Margins: 60.25%
- Return on Equity: 5.24%
- Return on Assets: 4.86%
- Average Volume: 436,886 shs.
Frequently Asked Questions for IP Group Plc (LON:IPO)
What is IP Group Plc's stock symbol?
IP Group Plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "IPO."
Where is IP Group Plc's stock going? Where will IP Group Plc's stock price be in 2017?
5 analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for IP Group Plc's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 175 to GBX 279. On average, they expect IP Group Plc's stock price to reach GBX 220.67 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for IP Group Plc.
Who are some of IP Group Plc's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to IP Group Plc include Noah Holdings (NOAH), Waddell & Reed Financial (WDR), Gamco Investors (GBL), Sanne Group PLC (SNN), Goldman Sachs BDC (GSBD), Allied Minds PLC (ALM), River and Mercantile Group PLC (RIV), Arlington Asset Investment Corp (AI), Safeguard Scientifics (SFE), Mattioli Woods plc (MTW), IFG Group PLC (IFP), Garrison Capital (GARS), Ashford (AINC), Sigma Capital Group Plc (SGM), Tavistock Investments PLC (TAVI), American Capital (ACAS), Janus Capital Group (JNS) and Janus Henderson Group PLC (HGG).
Who are IP Group Plc's key executives?
IP Group Plc's management team includes the folowing people:
- Alan John Aubrey, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
- Greg Smith, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director
- David Baynes, Chief Operating Officer, Executive Director
- Michael Charles Nettleton Townend, Chief Investment Officer, Executive Director
- Angela Leach, Company Secretary
- Mike Humphrey, Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board
- Jonathan Brooks, Non-Executive Independent Director
- Lynn Gladden CBE, Non-Executive Independent Director
- Douglas B. Liversidge CBE, Senior Non-Executive Independent Director
- Elaine Sullivan, Non-Executive Independent Director
How do I buy IP Group Plc stock?
Shares of IP Group 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 IP Group Plc's stock price today?
MarketBeat Community Rating for IP Group Plc (LON IPO)MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about IP Group Plc and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
One share of IP Group Plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 137.80.
Earnings History for IP Group Plc (LON:IPO)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com
Earnings Estimates for IP Group Plc (LON:IPO)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-1.20 EPS
Dividend History for IP Group Plc (LON:IPO)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com
Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for IP Group Plc (LON:IPO)Insider Trades by Quarter for IP Group Plc (LON:IPO)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|5/21/2015||Alan John Aubrey||Insider||Sell||15,886||GBX 213.80||£33,964.27|
Headline Trends for IP Group Plc (LON:IPO)
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