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LON:JDGJudges Scientific Share Price, Forecast & News

GBX 5,160
+10.00 (+0.19 %)
(As of 06/5/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 5,160
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 4,879.40
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 5,160
Volume10,346 shs
Average Volume6,223 shs
Market Capitalization£322.53 million
P/E Ratio28.70
Dividend Yield0.88%
Judges Scientific plc designs, manufactures, and sells scientific instruments. The company operates in two segments, Materials Sciences Group and Vacuum Group. It offers equipment for engineering education and research used at universities, colleges, schools, and research centers; and research and development systems, primarily for the food, beverage, dairy, edible oil, and pharmaceutical industries. The company also provides LED illumination systems for bioscience and clinical microscopy; tensile testing, motion control, and specimen cooling for microscopy applications; automated measurement systems for a range of fibers; edge-welded metal bellows; and instruments that measure the reaction of various materials to fire, such as cone calorimeters, large scale calorimeters, NBS smoke chambers and oxygen index test, and a range of related fire testing instruments. In addition, it offers equipment and software used for the computer-controlled testing of soils and rocks; open flow cryocoolers for the X-ray diffraction market; crycoolers for cooling applications, such as radio astronomy; test equipment for the characterization of optical fibers; scientific instruments primarily used for electron microscopy sample preparation; scientific equipment for use by electrophysiology and imaging researchers; and gas purifiers for use in metal analysis. Further, the company provides sample heating and manipulation products for use in vacuum markets for materials research and production; and metalwork services. The company operates in the United Kingdom, rest of Europe, North America, and internationally. Judges Scientific plc was incorporated in 2002 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.5Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 3.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.99 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Scientific & Technical Instruments



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£82.50 million
Cash FlowGBX 214.34 per share
Book ValueGBX 447.60 per share



Market Cap£322.53 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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Judges Scientific (LON:JDG) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Judges Scientific's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Judges Scientific's stock was trading at GBX 4,725 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, JDG stock has increased by 9.2% and is now trading at GBX 5,160. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Judges Scientific?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Judges Scientific in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Judges Scientific.

How were Judges Scientific's earnings last quarter?

Judges Scientific PLC (LON:JDG) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, March, 18th. The company reported $222.50 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $212.90 by $9.60. View Judges Scientific's earnings history.

How often does Judges Scientific pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Judges Scientific?

Judges Scientific announced a dividend on Wednesday, March 18th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 4th will be given a dividend of GBX 35 per share on Friday, July 3rd. This represents a yield of 1.02%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 4th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Judges Scientific's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for JDG?

1 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for Judges Scientific's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 5,380 to GBX 5,380. On average, they expect Judges Scientific's share price to reach GBX 5,380 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 4.3% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Judges Scientific.

Has Judges Scientific been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about JDG stock has trended extremely negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Judges Scientific earned a coverage optimism score of -4.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. View the latest news aboutJudges Scientific.

Who are some of Judges Scientific's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Judges Scientific own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Judges Scientific investors own include Royal Dutch Shell (RDSB), BAE Systems (BA), BHP Group (BHP), BP (BP), Crispr Therapeutics (CRSP), Walt Disney (DIS), Ferrexpo (FXPO), GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), GYM Group (GYM) and International Consolidated Airlns Grp (IAG).

Who are Judges Scientific's key executives?

Judges Scientific's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. David Elie Cicurel, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 70)
  • Mr. Bradley Leonard Ormsby, Group Fin. Director & Exec. Director (Age 43)
  • Mr. Mark Stephen Lavelle, COO & Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. Glynn Carl Reece, Company Sec. (Age 61)
  • Dr. Sean Gregory, Managing Director of Fire Testing Technology Limited (Age 47)

What is Judges Scientific's stock symbol?

Judges Scientific trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "JDG."

How do I buy shares of Judges Scientific?

Shares of JDG 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 Judges Scientific's stock price today?

One share of JDG stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 5,160.

How big of a company is Judges Scientific?

Judges Scientific has a market capitalization of £322.53 million and generates £82.50 million in revenue each year. Judges Scientific employs 483 workers across the globe.

What is Judges Scientific's official website?

The official website for Judges Scientific is www.judges.uk.com.

How can I contact Judges Scientific?

Judges Scientific's mailing address is 52c Borough High Street, LONDON, SE1 1XN, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-20-38296970.

This page was last updated on 6/6/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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