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LON:POLRPolar Capital Share Price, Forecast & News

GBX 490
+1.00 (+0.20 %)
(As of 07/3/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 490
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 453.40
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 490
Volume163,606 shs
Average Volume36,972 shs
Market Capitalization£482.04 million
P/E Ratio11.86
Dividend Yield6.60%
Polar Capital Holdings plc is a publicly owned specialist, investment-led, active fund manager. The firm provides its services to professional and institutional investors. It launches and manages equity and balanced mutual funds. The firm also launches and manages hedge funds for its clients. Polar Capital Holdings plc was founded in 2001 and is based in London, United Kingdom.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.76 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Asset Management



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£152.74 million
Cash FlowGBX 158.29 per share
Book ValueGBX 125.80 per share



Market Cap£482.04 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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Polar Capital (LON:POLR) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Polar Capital's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Polar Capital's stock was trading at GBX 436 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, POLR stock has increased by 12.4% and is now trading at GBX 490. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Polar Capital?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Polar Capital in the last year. There are currently 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Polar Capital.

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

Polar Capital declared a dividend on Monday, June 22nd. Investors of record on Thursday, July 2nd will be paid a dividend of GBX 25 per share on Friday, July 31st. This represents a dividend yield of 4.81%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 2nd. This is a positive change from Polar Capital's previous dividend of GBX 8. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Polar Capital's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for POLR?

3 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for Polar Capital's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 600 to GBX 710. On average, they anticipate Polar Capital's stock price to reach GBX 643.33 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 31.3% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Polar Capital.

Has Polar Capital been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about POLR stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Polar Capital earned a news sentiment score of 0.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. View the latest news about Polar Capital.

Who are some of Polar Capital's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Polar Capital own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Polar Capital investors own include Anglo American (AAL), Hastings Group (HSTG), Renishaw (RSW), Spirent Communications (SPT), Rotork (ROR), Hiscox (HSX), Anglo American (NGLOY), Rio Tinto (RIO), Diamondcorp (DCP) and Discoverie Group (DSCV).

Who are Polar Capital's key executives?

Polar Capital's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Gavin Mark Rochussen BCom, CA (SA), BAcc, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 60, Pay $965k)
  • Mr. Brian Jonathan David Ashford-Russell, Founder & Non-Exec. Director (Age 61, Pay $57k)
  • Mr. John Bradbury Mansell, Exec. Director (Age 61, Pay $785k)
  • Samir Ayub, Group Fin. Director
  • Nick Farren, Chief Operating Officer

What is Polar Capital's stock symbol?

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

How do I buy shares of Polar Capital?

Shares of POLR 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's stock price today?

One share of POLR stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 490.

How big of a company is Polar Capital?

Polar Capital has a market capitalization of £482.04 million and generates £152.74 million in revenue each year. Polar Capital employs 135 workers across the globe.

What is Polar Capital's official website?

The official website for Polar Capital is www.polarcapital.co.uk.

How can I contact Polar Capital?

Polar Capital's mailing address is 16 Palace Street, LONDON, SW1E 5JD, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-20-72272700.

This page was last updated on 7/4/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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