Polar Capital Holdings plc Company Profile (LON:POLR)

About Polar Capital Holdings plc (LON:POLR)

Polar Capital Holdings plc logoPolar Capital Holdings plc is an investment management company. The Company is engaged in the provision of investment management and advisory services. The Company offers professional and institutional investors a range of geographical and sector investment opportunities. The Company offers fundamental funds diversified by asset class, geographical, sectoral specialization, strategy and structure. Its subsidiaries include Polar Capital Partners Limited, Polar Capital Partners (Jersey) Limited, Polar Capital (America) Corporation, Polar Capital Limited Liability Partnership and Polar Capital European Income Fund.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Financials
  • Industry: Investment Management
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:POLR
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.polarcapital.co.uk/
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £400.26 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 89,543,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 434.29
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 407.08
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 272.60 - GBX 460
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 26.69
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £77.71 million
  • Price / Sales: 5.15
  • Book Value: GBX 0.79 per share
  • Price / Book: 5.66
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £23.38 million
  • Net Margins: 23.67%
  • Return on Equity: 27.45%
  • Return on Assets: 20.20%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 291,523 shs.
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Polar Capital Holdings plc (LON:POLR)

What is Polar Capital Holdings plc's stock symbol?

Polar Capital Holdings plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "POLR."

How often does Polar Capital Holdings plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Polar Capital Holdings plc?

Polar Capital Holdings plc announced a dividend on Tuesday, June 27th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, July 6th will be given a dividend of GBX 19.50 per share on Friday, July 21st. This represents a dividend yield of 4.46%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 6th. This is a boost from Polar Capital Holdings plc's previous dividend of $5.50. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Polar Capital Holdings plc's Dividend History.

Where is Polar Capital Holdings plc's stock going? Where will Polar Capital Holdings plc's stock price be in 2017?

4 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Polar Capital Holdings plc's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 289 to GBX 500. On average, they expect Polar Capital Holdings plc's share price to reach GBX 427.25 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Polar Capital Holdings plc.

Who are some of Polar Capital Holdings plc's key competitors?

Who are Polar Capital Holdings plc's key executives?

Polar Capital Holdings plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Gavin M. Rochussen, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • John Bradbury Mansell, Chief Operating Officer, Finance Director, Executive Director
  • Neil P. Taylor, Company Secretary
  • Thomas H. Bartlam, Independent Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Brian Jonathan David Ashford-Russell, Non-Executive Director
  • Jamie M. B. Cayzer-Colvin, Non-Executive Director
  • Winifred Elsie Robbins, Additional Non-Executive Director
  • Hugh G. Cazalet Aldous, Independent Non-Executive Director

How do I buy Polar Capital Holdings plc stock?

Shares of Polar Capital Holdings 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 Polar Capital Holdings plc's stock price today?

One share of Polar Capital Holdings plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 447.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Polar Capital Holdings plc (LON POLR)
Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  140 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  184 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  324
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Polar Capital Holdings 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 Polar Capital Holdings plc (LON:POLR) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.25)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 427.25

Analysts' Ratings History for Polar Capital Holdings plc (LON:POLR)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/1/2017Numis Securities LtdBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 415 -> GBX 440View Rating Details
8/15/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
7/13/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingAddGBX 480View Rating Details
6/27/2017Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 385 -> GBX 500View Rating Details
4/14/2016Panmure GordonReiterated RatingHoldGBX 430View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/19/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Polar Capital Holdings plc (LON:POLR)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Polar Capital Holdings plc (LON:POLR)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $21.58 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Polar Capital Holdings plc (LON POLR)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
6/27/2017GBX 19.504.46%7/6/20177/6/20177/21/2017
12/8/2016GBX 5.501.87%12/29/201612/29/20161/13/2017
6/24/2016GBX 19.506.51%7/7/20167/7/20167/15/2016
12/11/2015GBX 5.501.48%12/24/201512/24/20151/15/2016
6/22/2015GBX 19.504.34%7/2/20157/2/20157/17/2015
12/11/2014GBX 5.501.38%12/29/201412/29/20141/16/2015
6/20/2014GBX 214.23%7/2/20147/2/20147/18/2014
12/4/2013GBX 40.8%12/31/201312/31/20131/17/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Polar Capital Holdings plc (LON:POLR)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Polar Capital Holdings plc (LON:POLR)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Polar Capital Holdings plc (LON:POLR)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/18/2017Tom BartlamInsiderBuy50,000GBX 430£215,000
6/28/2017Tim WoolleyInsiderSell150,000GBX 433£649,500
2/22/2017Brian J D Ashford-RussellInsiderSell135,000GBX 371£500,850
1/31/2017Brian J D Ashford-RussellInsiderSell200,000GBX 375£750,000
1/24/2017Hugh AldousInsiderBuy20,000GBX 374£74,800
1/20/2017Brian J D Ashford-RussellInsiderSell325,000GBX 300£975,000
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Polar Capital Holdings plc (LON:POLR)
Latest Headlines for Polar Capital Holdings plc (LON:POLR)
Source:
DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoNumis Securities Ltd Boosts Polar Capital Holdings plc (POLR) Price Target to GBX 440
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 1 at 6:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPolar Capital Holdings plc (POLR) Earns Hold Rating from Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 15 at 3:04 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Telit sinks over fears cat is out of bag for CEO
finance.yahoo.com - August 12 at 6:58 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Fund managers face $1m price tags for research
finance.yahoo.com - July 24 at 3:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPolar Capital Holdings plc (LON:POLR) Insider Tom Bartlam Acquires 50,000 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 20 at 10:35 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPolar Capital Holdings Plc :POLR-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : July 6, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 7 at 8:13 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPolar Capital Holdings Plc :POLR-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended March 31, 2017 : July 6, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 7 at 8:13 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoShore Capital Downgrades Polar Capital Holdings plc (POLR) to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 3 at 6:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPolar Capital Holdings plc (POLR) Stock Rating Upgraded by Numis Securities Ltd
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 30 at 11:00 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPolar Capital Holdings plc (POLR) Insider Tim Woolley Sells 150,000 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 29 at 1:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPolar Capital Holdings plc (POLR) Announces Dividend Increase - GBX 19.50 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 27 at 3:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPolar Capital Holdings plc (POLR) Cut to "Add" at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 24 at 12:36 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPeel Hunt Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Polar Capital Holdings plc (POLR)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 1:42 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPolar Capital Holdings plc (POLR) Rating Reiterated by Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 1:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPolar Capital Holdings plc (POLR) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 4:57 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanaccord Genuity Reaffirms " Buy" Rating for Polar Capital Holdings plc (POLR)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 30 at 11:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPolar Capital Holdings plc (POLR) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Buy” from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 10 at 2:45 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoReplacement for departing star fund managers at popular Miton UK Value Opportunities
uk.finance.yahoo.com - May 20 at 6:11 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoReplacement for Miton UK Value Opportunities duo revealed
uk.finance.yahoo.com - May 20 at 6:11 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoMiton suffers 30pc share price fall after duo confirm they will leave top-performing fund
uk.finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 8:29 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoPolar Capital assets rise to $13.4 bln over six months to end Sept
uk.finance.yahoo.com - October 9 at 2:14 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoMOVES-Polar Capital hires Nick Davis from Threadneedle
uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 16 at 7:28 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoPolar Capital breaks inflow winning streak in June quarter
uk.finance.yahoo.com - July 10 at 2:20 AM

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This page was last updated on 9/19/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff