LON:LRD - Laird Stock Price, Price Target & More

GBX 195.80 +0.10 (+0.05 %)
(As of 04/25/2018 06:43 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 195.70
Today's RangeGBX 195.50 - GBX 196.40
52-Week RangeGBX 111.73 - GBX 203.90
Volume33,415 shs
Average Volume4.22 million shs
Market Capitalization£981.74 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About Laird (LON:LRD)

Laird logoLaird PLC designs, manufactures, and supplies components and solutions in North America, Europe, Asia, and internationally. Its components and solutions protect electronic devices from electromagnetic interference and heat, and enable connectivity through wireless applications. The company operates in two segments, Performance Materials and Wireless Systems. It offers antenna solutions for fixed and mobile, base stations, wireless backhaul, portable radios, telematics, and other applications; low energy Bluetooth modules for robust audio and data connectivity to Enterprise-Grade WiFi modules for mobile computers, medical devices, and other business-critical mobile devices; and automotive ferrites, common mode chokes, ferrite beads on wire, ferrite chip beads, ferrite differential arrays, ferrite disks and plates, ferrite sheets, ferrite cable cores, and ferrite toroids. The company also provides board level shields, conductive elastomers, conductive tape and adhesives, fingerstock and spring contacts, vent panels, and conductive fabrics, as well as fabric-over-foam, form-in-place, and wire mesh and knitted gaskets; custom OEM, asset tracking, and smart antennas, as well as telematics; ferrite chip and power inductors; industrial remote control and communication systems; SIAMnet for underground mines; and power generators, power over ethernet, and wireless charging coil modules. In addition, it offers custom design shielding, custom springs and contacts, user interface shields, precision metals stampings, and integrated assembly and packaging automation solutions, as well as electronic, telecomm, and handset metal components; RF/microwave absorbers and dielectrics; and thermal materials, thermoelectric modules, thermoelectric assemblies, temperature controllers, and liquid cooling systems. It serves telecom/computing, mobile devices, industry, transport, medical, and other markets. Laird PLC was incorporated in 1898 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Communication Equipment
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorComputer and Technology
SymbolLON:LRD
CUSIPN/A
Phone+44-20-74684040

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins7.46%
Return on Equity13.40%
Return on Assets6.65%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares488,820,000

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Laird (LON:LRD) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Laird's stock symbol?

Laird trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "LRD."

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

Laird declared a dividend on Friday, July 28th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, November 2nd will be paid a dividend of GBX 1.13 per share on Friday, December 1st. This represents a dividend yield of 0.77%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 2nd. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Laird's Dividend History.

How were Laird's earnings last quarter?

Laird PLC (LON:LRD) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, March, 1st. The company reported $11.10 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $10.10 by $1.00. The company earned $936.60 million during the quarter. Laird had a net margin of 7.46% and a return on equity of 13.40%. View Laird's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for LRD?

6 analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Laird's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 135 to GBX 185. On average, they expect Laird's share price to reach GBX 165 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Laird.

Who are some of Laird's key competitors?

Who are Laird's key executives?

Laird's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Anthony James Quinlan BSc, ACA, FCA, CEO & Director (Age 53)
  • Mr. Kevin Dangerfield BSc, ACA, CFO & Exec. Director (Age 51)
  • Mr. Michael A. Bell, Chief Technology Officer (Age 52)
  • Lucie Harwood, Head of Treasury & Investor Relations
  • Mr. J. Gerhard du Plessis, Gen. Counsel & Company Sec.

Has Laird been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about LRD stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Laird earned a coverage optimism score of 0.14 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company an impact score of 45.21 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

How do I buy shares of Laird?

Shares of LRD 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 Laird's stock price today?

One share of LRD stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 195.80.

How big of a company is Laird?

Laird has a market capitalization of £981.74 million.

How can I contact Laird?

Laird's mailing address is 100 Pall Mall, LONDON, SW1Y 5NQ, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-20-74684040.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Laird (LRD)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  373 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  320 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  693
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Laird and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LRD will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LRD will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Laird (LON:LRD) Price Target and Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
6 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Laird in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is GBX 165The high price target for LRD is GBX 185 and the low price target for LRD is GBX 135. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Buy."
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyHold
Consensus Rating Score: 2.672.672.502.40
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
4 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
4 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 165GBX 165GBX 172.50GBX 169

Laird (LON:LRD) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Laird (LON:LRD)

Laird (LON:LRD) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
3/1/2018Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
2/8/2018Stifel NicolausUpgradeBuyGBX 160 -> GBX 135View Rating Details
12/18/2017BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual WeightGBX 143 -> GBX 145View Rating Details
10/30/2017JPMorgan ChaseBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 170 -> GBX 180View Rating Details
10/27/2017Numis SecuritiesBoost Price TargetAddGBX 165 -> GBX 180View Rating Details
4/25/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 185View Rating Details
1/9/2017UBSBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 165View Rating Details
(Data available from 4/25/2016 forward)

Earnings

Laird (LON:LRD) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Laird (LON:LRD)

Laird (LON LRD) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
3/1/2018Y 2017GBX 10.10GBX 11.10£936.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Laird (LON:LRD) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
7/28/2017GBX 1.130.77%11/2/201711/2/201712/1/2017
7/29/2016GBX 4.531.53%11/3/201611/3/201612/2/2016
3/2/2016GBX 8.602.35%6/2/20166/2/20167/6/2016
7/30/2015GBX 4.401.1%11/5/201511/5/201512/4/2015
3/3/2015GBX 8.232.37%6/4/20156/4/20157/3/2015
7/31/2014GBX 4.271.47%11/6/201411/6/201412/5/2014
2/28/2014GBX 7.902.5%6/4/20146/4/20147/4/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Laird (LON LRD) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trading History for Laird (LON:LRD)

Laird (LON LRD) Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
3/5/2018Anthony (Tony) James QuinlanInsiderSell10,865GBX 200£21,730
4/6/2017Anthony (Tony) James QuinlanInsiderSell4,465GBX 142£6,340.30
4/5/2017Anthony (Tony) James QuinlanInsiderBuy10,000GBX 149£14,900
3/14/2017Michael ParkerInsiderBuy48,055GBX 181£86,979.55
3/10/2017Kevin DangerfieldInsiderBuy25,000GBX 190£47,500
3/3/2017Anthony (Tony) James QuinlanInsiderSell8,993GBX 175£15,737.75
3/2/2017Wu GangInsiderBuy4,000GBX 172£6,880
10/21/2016Kevin DangerfieldInsiderBuy10,000GBX 170£17,000
10/20/2016Anthony (Tony) James QuinlanInsiderBuy8,993GBX 168£15,108.24
8/22/2016Wiklund,KjerstiInsiderBuy3,400GBX 296£10,064
8/17/2016Wiklund,KjerstiInsiderBuy3,000GBX 308£9,240
8/5/2016Wiklund,KjerstiInsiderBuy2,600GBX 324£8,424
8/4/2016Wiklund,KjerstiInsiderBuy400GBX 316£1,264
8/1/2016Rachou,NathalieInsiderBuy5,000GBX 293£14,650
7/29/2016Read,MartinInsiderBuy16,928GBX 294£49,768.32
6/6/2016Lockwood,DavidInsiderSell95,039GBX 336£319,331.04
12/21/2015Read,MartinInsiderBuy14,307GBX 348£49,788.36
11/11/2015Parker,MichaelInsiderBuy17,000GBX 347£58,990
11/10/2015Wiklund,KjerstiInsiderBuy6,200GBX 347£21,514
11/6/2015Wiklund,KjerstiInsiderBuy2,800GBX 351£9,828
8/24/2015Lockwood,DavidInsiderSell23,302GBX 360£83,887.20
8/17/2015Wiklund,KjerstiInsiderBuy1,000GBX 396£3,960
8/4/2015Quinlan,Anthony (Tony) JamesInsiderBuy4,000GBX 397£15,880
6/22/2015Parker,MichaelInsiderBuy1,000GBX 3.76GBX 3,760
5/15/2015Jonathan C SilverInsiderSell117,100GBX 378.07£442,719.97
5/12/2015Jonathan C SilverInsiderSell29,275GBX 383.37£112,231.57
3/6/2015Jonathan C SilverInsiderSell89,483GBX 344.48£308,251.04
3/3/2015David LockwoodInsiderBuy35,540GBX 354.50£125,989.30
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Laird (LON LRD) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
AI Ladder (Luxembourg) Subco S.a r.l -- Moodys assigns B3 CFR to Laird, outlook stableAI Ladder (Luxembourg) Subco S.a r.l -- Moody's assigns B3 CFR to Laird, outlook stable
finance.yahoo.com - April 23 at 9:47 AM
Laird (LRD) Upgraded to Overweight at JPMorgan ChaseLaird (LRD) Upgraded to Overweight at JPMorgan Chase
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 9:51 AM
Laird PLC (LRD) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by BrokeragesLaird PLC (LRD) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 6 at 1:24 AM
Laird (LRD) Price Target Increased to GBX 180 by Analysts at JPMorgan ChaseLaird (LRD) Price Target Increased to GBX 180 by Analysts at JPMorgan Chase
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 4 at 4:10 PM
[$$] Black Men Walking, Royal Court (Upstairs), London — a rich and witty drama[$$] Black Men Walking, Royal Court (Upstairs), London — a rich and witty drama
finance.yahoo.com - March 27 at 3:55 PM
Lairds (LRD) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Shore CapitalLaird's (LRD) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 24 at 3:22 PM
Laird PLC (LRD) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from AnalystsLaird PLC (LRD) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 12 at 1:39 AM
Advent to seek buyer for conveyor belt firm Ammeraal Beltech - sourcesAdvent to seek buyer for conveyor belt firm Ammeraal Beltech - sources
finance.yahoo.com - March 7 at 10:21 AM
Laird PLC (LRD) Insider Sells £21,730 in StockLaird PLC (LRD) Insider Sells £21,730 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 6 at 12:22 PM
[$$] At SuperReturn, private equity titans wonder when the music will stop[$$] At SuperReturn, private equity titans wonder when the music will stop
finance.yahoo.com - March 2 at 10:01 AM
Laird agrees to £1 bln takeover by AdventLaird agrees to £1 bln takeover by Advent
www.marketwatch.com - March 1 at 4:14 PM
[$$] Laird Agrees to £1 Billion Takeover By Advent International[$$] Laird Agrees to £1 Billion Takeover By Advent International
finance.yahoo.com - March 1 at 4:14 PM
Laird (LRD) Releases Quarterly  Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $1.00 EPSLaird (LRD) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $1.00 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 1 at 11:38 AM
Laird PLC (LON:LRD): Is Breakeven Near?Laird PLC (LON:LRD): Is Breakeven Near?
finance.yahoo.com - March 1 at 9:48 AM
Advent International to buy UK electronics firm Laird in 1.2 billion pounds dealAdvent International to buy UK electronics firm Laird in 1.2 billion pounds deal
finance.yahoo.com - March 1 at 9:48 AM
Lairds (LRD) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Shore CapitalLaird's (LRD) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 17 at 8:48 PM
Laird PLC (LRD) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by BrokeragesLaird PLC (LRD) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 15 at 5:28 AM
Laird (LRD) Rating Increased to Buy at Stifel NicolausLaird (LRD) Rating Increased to Buy at Stifel Nicolaus
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 11 at 2:46 PM
Laird To Present Innovative Massive MIMO 5G Antenna Technology At Mobile World Congress 2018Laird To Present Innovative Massive MIMO 5G Antenna Technology At Mobile World Congress 2018
finance.yahoo.com - February 8 at 9:21 AM
Laird (LRD) Price Target Increased to GBX 145 by Analysts at BarclaysLaird (LRD) Price Target Increased to GBX 145 by Analysts at Barclays
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 18 at 3:28 PM
Laird Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:LRD) : November 15, 2017Laird Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:LRD) : November 15, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 17 at 2:12 PM
Laird Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : LRD-GB : November 14, 2017Laird Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : LRD-GB : November 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 15 at 5:36 AM
Laird Plc Q3 Revenue Up 16% On Organic Constant Currency Basis - Quick FactsLaird Plc Q3 Revenue Up 16% On Organic Constant Currency Basis - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - October 27 at 5:32 AM
Laird Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : LRD-GB : October 9, 2017Laird Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : LRD-GB : October 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 9 at 4:52 AM
Laird PLC (LSE:LRD): What Does It Mean For Your Portfolio?Laird PLC (LSE:LRD): What Does It Mean For Your Portfolio?
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 2:59 PM
Laird Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : LRD-GB : September 27, 2017Laird Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : LRD-GB : September 27, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 27 at 10:05 AM
Is It The Right Time To Buy Laird PLC (LSE:LRD)?Is It The Right Time To Buy Laird PLC (LSE:LRD)?
finance.yahoo.com - September 16 at 7:45 PM
Laird Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:LRD) : September 7, 2017Laird Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:LRD) : September 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 8 at 2:24 AM
Laird Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : LRD-GB : September 6, 2017Laird Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : LRD-GB : September 6, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 6 at 9:57 PM
Laird Launches Industrys Thinnest, Smallest, Multiple Input Multiple Output Wideband iDAS AntennasLaird Launches Industry's Thinnest, Smallest, Multiple Input Multiple Output Wideband iDAS Antennas
finance.yahoo.com - August 30 at 6:13 AM
Barclays PLC Increases Laird PLC (LRD) Price Target to GBX 145Barclays PLC Increases Laird PLC (LRD) Price Target to GBX 145
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 20 at 3:06 PM
Laird Plc :LRD-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : August 2, 2017Laird Plc :LRD-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : August 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 3:32 AM
Laird Plc H1 Pretax Profit Rises; Revenue Up 25% - Quick FactsLaird Plc H1 Pretax Profit Rises; Revenue Up 25% - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - July 29 at 7:33 PM
Laird plc fights back with 40% leap in revenuesLaird plc fights back with 40% leap in revenues
www.fool.co.uk - July 29 at 7:33 PM
Edited Transcript of LRD.L earnings conference call or presentation 28-Jul-17 7:30am GMTEdited Transcript of LRD.L earnings conference call or presentation 28-Jul-17 7:30am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - July 29 at 3:20 AM
Laird PLC (LON:LRD) Declares GBX 1.13 DividendLaird PLC (LON:LRD) Declares GBX 1.13 Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 28 at 7:19 PM
UK Stocks-Factors to watch on July 28UK Stocks-Factors to watch on July 28
www.nasdaq.com - July 28 at 2:39 AM
Laird Plc Q1 Performance In Line With Its Expectations - Quick FactsLaird Plc Q1 Performance In Line With Its Expectations - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - April 28 at 9:29 AM
BUZZ-Laird: hits 4-month high on Berenberg upgradeBUZZ-Laird: hits 4-month high on Berenberg upgrade
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 10 at 10:05 AM
UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Feb 28UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Feb 28
www.nasdaq.com - February 28 at 9:51 AM
Laird Posts FY Pre-Tax Loss - Quick FactsLaird Posts FY Pre-Tax Loss - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - February 28 at 9:51 AM
Full Year 2016 Laird PLC Earnings Release - Before Market OpenFull Year 2016 Laird PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open
biz.yahoo.com - February 28 at 9:51 AM
Should you buy these 3 great dividend stocks in February?Should you buy these 3 great dividend stocks in February?
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 30 at 7:03 PM
Laird 2016 revenues up 27%; affirms FY underlying profit outlook - Quick Facts - RTT NewsLaird 2016 revenues up 27%; affirms FY underlying profit outlook - Quick Facts - RTT News
www.rttnews.com - January 24 at 6:25 AM
These 3 dogs have turned £10,000 into £4,300 in one yearThese 3 dogs have turned £10,000 into £4,300 in one year
uk.finance.yahoo.com - December 19 at 10:39 AM

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