Meggitt plc Company Profile (LON:MGGT)

About Meggitt plc (LON:MGGT)

Meggitt plc logoMeggitt PLC is an engineering company. The Company designs and manufactures high performance components and sub-systems for aerospace, defense and other specialist markets, including energy, medical, industrial, test and automotive. The Company's segments are Meggitt Aircraft Braking Systems (MABS), Meggitt Control Systems (MCS), Meggitt Polymers & Composites (MPC), Meggitt Sensing Systems (MSS) and the Meggitt Equipment Group (MEG). Its MABS supplies aircraft wheels, brakes and brake control systems. Its MCS supplies pneumatic, fluid control, thermal management and electro-mechanical equipment and sub-systems. Its MPC specializes in fuel containment and systems, sealing solutions and advanced composites. Its MSS provides sensing, monitoring, power and motion systems, which specializes in products designed to operate in demanding conditions across a range of applications. Its MEG enables a set of technologically distinct businesses to market their offerings to specialist customers.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrials
  • Industry: Aircraft Parts Manufacturing
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:MGGT
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: £3.95 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 774,099,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 512.09
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 492
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 407.40 - GBX 530
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 13.58
  • P/E Growth: 2.64
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £2.08 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.90
  • Book Value: GBX 3.19 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.60
  • Dividend Yield: 2.0%
  • EBITDA: £542.2 million
  • Net Margins: 16.59%
  • Return on Equity: 13.01%
  • Return on Assets: 6.20%
  • Average Volume: 1.84 million shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Meggitt plc (LON:MGGT)

What is Meggitt plc's stock symbol?

Meggitt plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "MGGT."

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

Meggitt plc declared a dividend on Tuesday, August 1st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 7th will be given a dividend of GBX 5.05 per share on Friday, September 29th. This represents a yield of 1.01%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 7th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Meggitt plc's Dividend History.

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

13 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Meggitt plc's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 325 to GBX 600. On average, they expect Meggitt plc's share price to reach GBX 470.58 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Meggitt plc.

Who are some of Meggitt plc's key competitors?

Who are Meggitt plc's key executives?

Meggitt plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Stephen G. Young, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Doug R. Webb, Chief Financial Officer
  • Antony Wood, Chief Operating Officer, Executive Director
  • Philip E. Green, Executive Director, Commercial and Corporate Affairs
  • Marina L. Thomas, Group Company Secretary
  • Anthony Nigel Russell Rudd, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Nancy L. Gioia, Non-Executive Director
  • Alison J.P. Goligher OBE, Non-Executive Director
  • Guy S. Berruyer, Non-Executive Independent Director
  • Colin R. Day, Non-Executive Independent Director

How do I buy Meggitt plc stock?

Shares of Meggitt 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 Meggitt plc's stock price today?

One share of Meggitt plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 510.50.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Meggitt plc (LON MGGT)
Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  318 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  567 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  885
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Meggitt 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.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Meggitt plc (LON:MGGT) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Ratings, 5 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.15)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 470.58
Consensus Price Target History for Meggitt plc (LON:MGGT)
Price Target History for Meggitt plc (LON:MGGT)
Analysts' Ratings History for Meggitt plc (LON:MGGT)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/12/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoLower Price TargetOverweightGBX 580 -> GBX 570View Rating Details
10/2/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingSellGBX 375View Rating Details
8/31/2017Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 450 -> GBX 460View Rating Details
8/23/2017Jefferies Group LLCUpgradeBuyGBX 500 -> GBX 600View Rating Details
8/7/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 540View Rating Details
6/22/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 457View Rating Details
5/12/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 500View Rating Details
4/12/2017Bank of America CorporationUpgradeBuyGBX 530View Rating Details
3/10/2017Berenberg BankBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 440 -> GBX 490View Rating Details
2/10/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 430View Rating Details
12/22/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingSellGBX 370View Rating Details
12/19/2016Panmure GordonReiterated RatingSellGBX 325View Rating Details
10/27/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
10/3/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingUnderperformView Rating Details
8/4/2016Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual weightGBX 435 -> GBX 450View Rating Details
8/3/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingHoldGBX 438View Rating Details
4/20/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 480View Rating Details
3/11/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingMarket PerformGBX 386View Rating Details
3/8/2016Haitong BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 465View Rating Details
3/8/2016InvestecDowngradeAddGBX 420 -> GBX 440View Rating Details
2/11/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.UpgradeStrong-BuyGBX 550View Rating Details
2/4/2016AlphaValueReiterated RatingAddGBX 387View Rating Details
10/29/2015WH IrelandDowngradeReduceView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/18/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Meggitt plc (LON:MGGT)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by


Earnings Estimates for Meggitt plc (LON:MGGT)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $34.93 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Meggitt plc (LON MGGT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/1/2017GBX 5.051.01%9/7/20179/7/20179/29/2017
2/28/2017GBX 10.302.19%3/23/20173/23/20175/5/2017
8/2/2016GBX 4.801.14%9/8/20169/8/20169/30/2016
2/23/2016GBX 9.802.29%3/24/20163/24/20165/6/2016
8/4/2015GBX 4.600.92%9/3/20159/3/201510/2/2015
8/5/2014GBX 4.250.89%8/13/20148/13/201410/3/2014
3/4/2014GBX 8.801.74%3/12/20143/12/20145/9/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Meggitt plc (LON:MGGT)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Meggitt plc (LON:MGGT)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Meggitt plc (LON:MGGT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/10/2017Stephen G YoungInsiderBuy24GBX 520£124.80
9/14/2017Nancy GioiaInsiderBuy3,000GBX 524£15,720
9/11/2017Doug WebbInsiderBuy24GBX 509£122.16
8/10/2017Philip Ernest GreenInsiderBuy25GBX 498£124.50
7/10/2017Stephen G YoungInsiderBuy25GBX 489£122.25
6/12/2017Philip Ernest GreenInsiderBuy25GBX 496£124
5/22/2017Doug WebbInsiderSell16,869GBX 482£81,308.58
5/10/2017Philip Ernest GreenInsiderBuy26GBX 482£125.32
5/5/2017Paul HeidenInsiderBuy134GBX 474£635.16
4/1/2017Philip Ernest GreenInsiderSell7,434GBX 441£32,783.94
3/22/2017Stephen G YoungInsiderSell30,120GBX 442£133,130.40
3/13/2017Colin R DayInsiderBuy25,000GBX 453£113,250
3/10/2017Stephen G YoungInsiderBuy28GBX 457£127.96
2/28/2017Tony WoodInsiderBuy10,378GBX 478£49,606.84
2/10/2017Stephen G YoungInsiderBuy29GBX 430£124.70
1/10/2017Philip Ernest GreenInsiderBuy28GBX 451£126.28
12/12/2016Philip Ernest GreenInsiderBuy26GBX 474£123.24
11/21/2016Nigel RuddInsiderBuy1,050GBX 454£4,767
11/10/2016Philip Ernest GreenInsiderBuy27GBX 465£125.55
10/10/2016Stephen G YoungInsiderBuy27GBX 464£125.28
9/12/2016Green,Philip ErnestInsiderBuy27GBX 462£124.74
8/10/2016Green,Philip ErnestInsiderBuy27GBX 462£124.74
7/11/2016Young,Stephen GInsiderBuy30GBX 409£122.70
6/10/2016Young,Stephen GInsiderBuy33GBX 379£125.07
5/23/2016Rudd,NigelInsiderBuy5,100GBX 383£19,533
5/10/2016Green,Philip ErnestInsiderBuy30GBX 410£123
4/11/2016Webb,DougInsiderBuy32GBX 388£124.16
4/4/2016Webb,DougInsiderBuy20,000GBX 401£80,200
3/10/2016Johnson ,DavidInsiderBuy30GBX 410£123
2/10/2016Green,Philip ErnestInsiderBuy35GBX 353£123.55
1/11/2016Young,Stephen GInsiderBuy34GBX 364£123.76
12/10/2015Webb,DougInsiderBuy34GBX 368£125.12
11/10/2015Webb,DougInsiderBuy33GBX 376£124.08
11/9/2015Day,Colin RInsiderBuy25,000GBX 384£96,000
11/2/2015Berruyer,GuyInsiderBuy10,000GBX 355£35,500
10/30/2015Young,Stephen GInsiderBuy100,000GBX 353£353,000
10/13/2015Green,Philip ErnestInsiderBuy26GBX 487£126.62
9/11/2015Webb,DougInsiderBuy26GBX 491£127.66
8/20/2015Webb,DougInsiderBuy20,000GBX 485£97,000
8/19/2015Rudd,NigelInsiderBuy20,000GBX 497£99,400
8/11/2015Green,Philip ErnestInsiderBuy25GBX 507£126.75
7/13/2015Webb,DougInsiderBuy27GBX 463£125.01
3/23/2015Nigel RuddInsiderBuy20,000GBX 564.50£112,900
3/3/2015Philip Ernest GreenInsiderSell4,756GBX 543£25,825.08
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Meggitt plc (LON:MGGT)
Latest Headlines for Meggitt plc (LON:MGGT)
DateHeadline logoMeggitt plc (MGGT) PT Lowered to GBX 570 - October 15 at 3:20 PM logoStephen G. Young Purchases 24 Shares of Meggitt plc (MGGT) Stock - October 11 at 1:20 PM logoMeggitt plc (MGGT) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - September 27 at 12:54 PM logoSteven Romick's Top 5 Global Stock Picks - Nasdaq - September 24 at 1:18 AM logoSteven Romick's Top 5 Global Stock Picks - September 23 at 8:11 AM logoMeggitt Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:MGGT) : September 20, 2017 - September 20 at 6:18 AM logoMeggitt Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MGGT-GB : September 18, 2017 - September 18 at 5:52 AM logoMeggitt plc (MGGT) Insider Purchases £15,720 in Stock - September 15 at 1:22 PM logoMeggitt Plc : MGGT-GB: Dividend Analysis : September 08th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 12, 2017 - September 13 at 6:31 AM logoMeggitt plc (MGGT) Insider Purchases £122.16 in Stock - September 12 at 1:50 PM logoMeggitt plc (MGGT) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages - September 2 at 12:58 PM logoMeggitt plc (MGGT) to Issue Dividend of GBX 5.05 - September 2 at 10:18 AM logoMeggitt Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MGGT-GB : August 14, 2017 - August 14 at 5:11 AM logoInsider Buying: Meggitt plc (LON:MGGT) Insider Purchases 25 Shares of Stock - August 11 at 10:45 AM logoLincoln International Represents Meggitt PLC in the Sale of Industrial Sensing Businesses to Amphenol Corporation - PR Newswire (press release) - August 9 at 4:58 AM logoMeggitt plc (MGGT) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts - August 8 at 12:44 PM logoMeggitt Plc :MGGT-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : August 4, 2017 - August 4 at 1:44 AM logoMeggitt Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MGGT-GB : August 3, 2017 - August 3 at 5:15 AM logoMeggitt profit shoots up; backs 2017 guidance - MarketWatch - August 2 at 5:33 AM logoEdited Transcript of MGGT.L earnings conference call or presentation 1-Aug-17 10:00am GMT - August 2 at 5:33 AM logoJ P Morgan Chase & Co Reaffirms Overweight Rating for Meggitt plc (MGGT) - July 24 at 4:10 PM logoMeggitt plc (LON:MGGT) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts - July 14 at 12:56 PM logoSteven Romick Buys Mylan, Adds to 4 Holdings in 2nd Quarter - Nasdaq - July 12 at 3:27 AM logoMeggitt plc (LON:MGGT) Insider Stephen G. Young Purchases 25 Shares - July 11 at 1:48 PM logoMeggitt plc (MGGT) Upgraded to "Overweight" at J P Morgan Chase & Co - July 10 at 12:42 AM logoDeutsche Bank AG Reaffirms Hold Rating for Meggitt plc (LON:MGGT) - July 8 at 10:04 AM logoMeggitt plc (LON:MGGT) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Liberum Capital - July 4 at 4:42 PM logoMeggitt logs 5% drop in US defense demand - MarketWatch - April 27 at 9:36 AM logoMeggitt FY16 Pre-tax Profit Down 7%, But Revenue Rises; Lifts Dividend - February 28 at 10:05 AM logoMeggitt hikes dividend despite fall in 2016 profit - February 28 at 10:05 AM logoDo Calm Markets Mean a Crash Is Coming? - February 28 at 10:04 AM logoMeggitt Training Systems to Demonstrate Shooting Range Equipment at IWA Outdoor Classics 2017 - February 7 at 7:51 PM logoMeggitt Plc Sells Meggitt Target Systems To QinetiQ - Quick Facts - December 21 at 7:23 PM


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Meggitt plc (MGGT) Chart for Wednesday, October, 18, 2017

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