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LON:PRVPorvair Share Price, Forecast & News

GBX 646
+16.00 (+2.54 %)
(As of 06/5/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 646
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 632.53
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 646
Volume9,896 shs
Average Volume35,026 shs
Market Capitalization£297.40 million
P/E Ratio27.49
Dividend Yield0.80%
Porvair plc, a filtration and environmental technology company, designs, develops, and sells specialist filtration and separation equipment. It operates in three segments: Aerospace & Industrial, Laboratory, and Metal Melt Quality. The Aerospace & Industrial segment designs and manufactures a range of specialist filtration equipment for applications in aerospace, energy, and industrial applications. The Laboratory segment designs and manufactures instruments and consumables for use in environmental and bioscience laboratories with a focus on water analysis instruments and sample preparation equipment. This segment also produces a range of laboratory microplates, tubing, and associated consumables for use in pharmaceutical and biotechnology processes; and water analysis equipment. The Metal Melt Quality segment designs and manufactures porous ceramic filters for the filtration of molten metals. It provides patent protected filters for the aluminum cast house industry; and the filtration of gray and ductile iron, as well as filtration of super alloy filters used in the manufacture of turbine blades. The company is also involved in trading activities. It operates in the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, the United States, South America, Asia, and Africa, as well as other NAFTA countries. Porvair plc was incorporated in 1982 and is based in King's Lynn, the United Kingdom.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 3.0Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.57 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Pollution & Treatment Controls



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£144.93 million
Cash FlowGBX 29.56 per share
Book ValueGBX 207.70 per share



Market Cap£297.40 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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Porvair (LON:PRV) Frequently Asked Questions

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

Porvair's stock was trading at GBX 648 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, PRV stock has decreased by 0.3% and is now trading at GBX 646. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Porvair?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Porvair in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Porvair.

How were Porvair's earnings last quarter?

Porvair plc (LON:PRV) posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, February, 3rd. The company reported $25.30 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $25.20 by $0.10. View Porvair's earnings history.

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

Porvair announced a dividend on Monday, February 3rd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, April 30th will be paid a dividend of GBX 3.20 per share on Friday, June 5th. This represents a yield of 0.43%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 30th. This is a boost from Porvair's previous dividend of GBX 1.70. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Porvair's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for PRV?

3 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Porvair's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 640 to GBX 800. On average, they expect Porvair's share price to reach GBX 741.67 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 14.8% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Porvair.

Has Porvair been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about PRV stock have been trending extremely negative on Saturday, InfoTrie Sentiment 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 nearest to five being the most favorable. Porvair earned a news sentiment score of -4.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. View the latest news aboutPorvair.

Who are some of Porvair's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Porvair own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Porvair investors own include AmerisourceBergen (ABC), Aspen Technology (AZPN), CROWN CASTLE IN/SH SH (CCI), Centurylink (CTL), CVS Health (CVS), Edwards Lifesciences (EW), Halma (HLMA), Illumina (ILMN), Mercantile Bank (MBWM) and Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK).

Who are Porvair's key executives?

Porvair's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Ben D. W. Stocks, Group Chief Exec. & Exec. Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. Christopher P. Tyler, Group Fin. Director, Company Sec. & Exec. Director (Age 57)

What is Porvair's stock symbol?

Porvair trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "PRV."

How do I buy shares of Porvair?

Shares of PRV 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 Porvair's stock price today?

One share of PRV stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 646.

How big of a company is Porvair?

Porvair has a market capitalization of £297.40 million and generates £144.93 million in revenue each year. Porvair employs 870 workers across the globe.

What is Porvair's official website?

The official website for Porvair is www.porvair.com.

How can I contact Porvair?

Porvair's mailing address is Bergen Way, 7 Regis Place, KINGS LYNN, PE30 2JN, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1553-765500.

This page was last updated on 6/6/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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