LON:KGP - Kingspan Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 4,560 +42.00 (+0.93 %)
(As of 04/21/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 4,560
Today's RangeGBX 4,518 - GBX 4,598
52-Week RangeGBX 45.06 - GBX 4,690
Volume37,166 shs
Average Volume92,797 shs
Market Capitalization£8.19 billion
P/E Ratio2,501.37
Dividend Yield1.02%
Kingspan Group plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides building solutions for the construction sector in Mainland Europe, the United Kingdom, the Americas, the Republic of Ireland, and internationally. It operates through five divisions: Insulated Panels, Insulation Boards, Access Floors, Environmental, and Light & Air. The Insulated Panels division offers insulated panel systems, controlled environments, architectural façade systems, structural steel solutions, rooftop solar PV solutions, and door components for residential and industrial sectional door applications. The Insulation Boards division provides rigid insulation products for building fabric and building services applications; pre-insulated ductworks; engineered timber systems; protective packaging solutions; moisture management structures; self-build homes; and home energy efficiency upgrades for various applications in the domestic, non-domestic, new build, and refurbishment sectors. The Access Floors division engages in the research, development, and manufacture of commercial building and data center interior infrastructure solutions comprising access floor systems, architectural finishes, airflow panels and controls, data center containment systems, and structural data center ceilings. The Environmental division offers solutions for rainwater harvesting and wastewater management, renewable energy technologies and hot water systems, and environmental fuel storage solutions, as well as telemetry and monitoring for various building projects. The Light & Air division provides a suite of daylighting and energy efficient lighting products, as well as natural ventilation and smoke management solutions. The company also engages in trustee and finance businesses. Kingspan Group plc was founded in 1965 and is headquartered in Kingscourt, Ireland.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry General Building Materials
SectorBasic Materials



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£4.37 billion
Cash FlowGBX 163.40 per share
Book ValueGBX 971.30 per share



Market Cap£8.19 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

Kingspan Group (LON:KGP) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Kingspan Group's stock symbol?

Kingspan Group trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "KGP."

How often does Kingspan Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Kingspan Group?

Kingspan Group declared a dividend on Friday, February 22nd. Investors of record on Thursday, March 28th will be given a dividend of GBX 0.30 per share on Friday, May 10th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.76%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 28th. This is a positive change from Kingspan Group's previous dividend of $0.12. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Kingspan Group's Dividend History.

Has Kingspan Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about KGP stock have been trending neutral this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Kingspan Group earned a media sentiment score of 0.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Kingspan Group's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Kingspan Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Kingspan Group investors own include Perrigo (PRGO), Obsidian Energy (OBE), Points International (PCOM), Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY), Obsidian Energy (OBE), Baytex Energy (BTE), Yingli Green Energy (YGE) and Chesapeake Energy (CHK).

Who are Kingspan Group's key executives?

Kingspan Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Gene M. Murtagh, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 47)
  • Mr. Geoff P. Doherty, CFO & Exec. Director (Age 47)
  • Mr. Peter Wilson, Managing Director of Insulation Bus. & Exec. Director (Age 62)
  • Mr. Gilbert McCarthy, MD - Insulated Panel Activities-UK, Ireland, West Europe, Middle East & Australasia & Exec Director (Age 47)
  • Mr. Paul O'Gorman, Managing Director of Joris Ide Insulated Panels

How do I buy shares of Kingspan Group?

Shares of KGP 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 Kingspan Group's stock price today?

One share of KGP stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 4,560.

How big of a company is Kingspan Group?

Kingspan Group has a market capitalization of £8.19 billion and generates £4.37 billion in revenue each year. Kingspan Group employs 14,000 workers across the globe.

What is Kingspan Group's official website?

The official website for Kingspan Group is http://www.kingspan.com/.

How can I contact Kingspan Group?

Kingspan Group's mailing address is Dublin Road, Co. Cavan, KINGSCOURT,, Ireland. The company can be reached via phone at +353-42-9698000.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Kingspan Group (LON KGP)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  55 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  59 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  114
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Kingspan Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe KGP will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe KGP will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 4/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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