QinetiQ Group plc Company Profile (LON:QQ)

About QinetiQ Group plc (LON:QQ)

QinetiQ Group plc logoQinetiQ Group plc is a science and engineering company operating in the defense, security and aerospace markets. The Company's segments include EMEA Services and Global Products. The EMEA Services segment provides technical assurance, test and evaluation, and training services. It provides research and advice in specialist areas, such as concept of command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance, weapons and energetics, cyber security and procurement advisory services. The Global Products segment delivers solutions and undertakes contract-funded research and development, developing intellectual property in partnership with customers and through internal funding. It offers advice, services and technology-based products. Its customers include government organizations, including defense departments, as well as international customers. The Company operates in Australia, Belgium, Canada, Sweden, the United Arab Emirates and the United States.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrials
  • Industry: Aerospace & Defense - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:QQ
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.qinetiq.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £1.34 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 562,800,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 277.74
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 280.94
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 216.90 - GBX 322.90
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 11.14
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £783.1 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.71
  • Book Value: GBX 0.95 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.50
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 2.5%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £161.9 million
  • Net Margins: 17.52%
  • Return on Equity: 35.01%
  • Return on Assets: 17.14%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 2.14 million shs.
 
Frequently Asked Questions for QinetiQ Group plc (LON:QQ)

What is QinetiQ Group plc's stock symbol?

QinetiQ Group plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "QQ."

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

QinetiQ Group plc announced a dividend on Thursday, May 25th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 3rd will be given a dividend of GBX 4 per share on Friday, September 1st. This represents a yield of 1.25%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 3rd. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View QinetiQ Group plc's Dividend History.

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

6 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for QinetiQ Group plc's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 245 to GBX 290. On average, they expect QinetiQ Group plc's share price to reach GBX 269.67 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for QinetiQ Group plc.

Who are some of QinetiQ Group plc's key competitors?

Who are QinetiQ Group plc's key executives?

QinetiQ Group plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Steve Wadey, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • David Smith, Chief Financial Officer
  • Jon Messent, Group General Counsel, Company Secretary
  • Mark W. Elliott, Independent Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Michael Harper, Deputy Chairman of the Board, Senior Independent Non-Executive Director
  • Lynn Brubaker, Non-Executive Independent Director
  • James Burnell-Nugent CBE, Independent Non-Executive Director
  • Ian Mason, Non-Executive Independent Director

How do I buy QinetiQ Group plc stock?

Shares of QinetiQ Group 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 QinetiQ Group plc's stock price today?

One share of QinetiQ Group plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 237.60.


MarketBeat Community Rating for QinetiQ Group plc (LON QQ)
Community Ranking:  1.3 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  139 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  411 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  550
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for QinetiQ Group plc (LON:QQ) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 4 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 269.67

Analysts' Ratings History for QinetiQ Group plc (LON:QQ)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/20/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Lower Price TargetSellGBX 255 -> GBX 253View Rating Details
7/20/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 295 -> GBX 290View Rating Details
7/19/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHoldGBX 270View Rating Details
2/9/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingHoldGBX 275View Rating Details
12/21/2016Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 270 -> GBX 285View Rating Details
10/20/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual weightGBX 245View Rating Details
2/10/2016InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 260View Rating Details
9/10/2015Haitong BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 265View Rating Details
(Data available from 7/25/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for QinetiQ Group plc (LON:QQ)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for QinetiQ Group plc (LON:QQ)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $16.07 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for QinetiQ Group plc (LON QQ)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/25/2017GBX 41.25%8/3/20178/3/20179/1/2017
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for QinetiQ Group plc (LON:QQ)
Insider Trades by Quarter for QinetiQ Group plc (LON:QQ)
Insider Trades by Quarter for QinetiQ Group plc (LON:QQ)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/24/2017Steve WadeyInsiderBuy15,000GBX 237£35,550
7/21/2017Michael HarperInsiderBuy5,000GBX 241£12,050
7/13/2017Steve WadeyInsiderBuy15,000GBX 262£39,300
7/10/2017Steve WadeyInsiderBuy76GBX 262£199.12
6/21/2017David SmithInsiderBuy17,416GBX 285£49,635.60
6/9/2017Steve WadeyInsiderBuy68GBX 295£200.60
5/9/2017Steve WadeyInsiderBuy65GBX 306£198.90
3/9/2017Steve WadeyInsiderBuy72GBX 279£200.88
2/9/2017Steve WadeyInsiderBuy73GBX 275£200.75
1/9/2017Steve WadeyInsiderBuy75GBX 264£198
12/9/2016Steve WadeyInsiderBuy81GBX 247£200.07
11/9/2016David MellorsInsiderBuy83GBX 242£200.86
10/10/2016David MellorsInsiderBuy85GBX 235£199.75
9/9/2016Wadey ,SteveInsiderBuy87GBX 231£200.97
9/2/2016Mellors,DavidInsiderBuy164GBX 234£383.76
8/9/2016Mellors,DavidInsiderBuy89GBX 222£197.58
7/29/2016Brubaker,LynnInsiderBuy12,000GBX 226£27,120
7/11/2016Wadey ,SteveInsiderBuy88GBX 229£201.52
6/28/2016Mellors,DavidInsiderSell74,143GBX 226£167,563.18
6/9/2016Mellors,DavidInsiderBuy62GBX 243£150.66
5/9/2016Mellors,DavidInsiderBuy65GBX 228£148.20
4/11/2016Mellors,DavidInsiderBuy66GBX 226£149.16
3/9/2016Wadey ,SteveInsiderBuy63GBX 237£149.31
2/10/2016Searle,SusanInsiderBuy7,500GBX 224£16,800
2/9/2016Wadey ,SteveInsiderBuy69GBX 217£149.73
1/11/2016Wadey ,SteveInsiderBuy59GBX 255£150.45
12/9/2015Mellors,DavidInsiderBuy56GBX 270£151.20
11/9/2015Wadey ,SteveInsiderBuy65GBX 229£148.85
10/12/2015Mellors,DavidInsiderBuy65GBX 231£150.15
9/10/2015Wadey ,SteveInsiderBuy65GBX 231£150.15
8/12/2015Wadey ,SteveInsiderBuy64GBX 235£150.40
7/13/2015Mellors,DavidInsiderBuy65GBX 227£147.55
6/30/2015Mellors,DavidInsiderSell117,173GBX 2.27£2,659.83
5/26/2015David MellorsInsiderSell52,848GBX 235.57£124,494.03
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for QinetiQ Group plc (LON:QQ)
Latest Headlines for QinetiQ Group plc (LON:QQ)
Source:
DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: QinetiQ Group plc (LON:QQ) Insider Buys 15,000 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 24 at 4:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ P Morgan Chase & Co Cuts QinetiQ Group plc (QQ) Price Target to GBX 290
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 23 at 12:34 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQinetiQ Group plc (QQ) PT Lowered to GBX 253
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 23 at 10:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQinetiQ Group plc (QQ) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 21 at 8:25 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQinetiQ Group plc (LON:QQ) Insider Michael Harper Purchases 5,000 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 21 at 7:08 AM
rttnews.com logoQinetiQ Says Q1 Trading Environment Dynamic, Warns On Orders; Backs FY18 View
www.rttnews.com - July 19 at 6:09 AM
bizjournals.com logoCommercial Antennas - Global Market Outlook (2016-2022)
www.bizjournals.com - July 18 at 7:42 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSteve Wadey Buys 15,000 Shares of QinetiQ Group plc (QQ) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 13 at 2:15 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQinetiQ Group plc (LON:QQ) Insider Buys £199.12 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 11 at 1:48 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQinetiQ Group plc (QQ) PT Lowered to GBX 295
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 10 at 12:42 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQinetiQ Group plc (QQ) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 26 at 8:12 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQinetiQ Group plc (QQ) Insider Acquires £49,635.60 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 21 at 1:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoQinetiQ Group Plc :QQ-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended March 31, 2017 : June 20, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 21 at 2:47 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoQinetiQ Group Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:QQ) : June 15, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 16 at 9:15 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoQinetiQ Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : QQ-GB : June 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 14 at 8:35 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQinetiQ Group plc (QQ) Insider Steve Wadey Buys 68 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 12 at 10:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQinetiQ Group plc (QQ) PT Raised to GBX 255 at Goldman Sachs Group Inc
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 31 at 6:56 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQinetiQ Group plc (QQ) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 30 at 8:33 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQinetiQ Group plc (QQ) Rating Reiterated by Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 26 at 6:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of QQ.L earnings conference call or presentation 25-May-17 8:00am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 26 at 6:19 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQinetiQ Group plc Declares Dividend of GBX 4 (QQ)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 25 at 4:34 PM
marketwatch.com logoQinetiQ hikes dividend by 5% as earnings rise
www.marketwatch.com - May 25 at 5:54 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: QinetiQ Group plc (QQ) Insider Acquires 65 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 1:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQinetiQ Group plc (QQ) Upgraded to "Hold" by Berenberg Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 11:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoQinetiQ North America Signs Reseller Agreement with Border States for LineWatch Power Line Sensor Products
finance.yahoo.com - April 13 at 7:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHow IoT is keeping Panama Canal shipping flowing just in time
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 12:09 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoQinetiQ Group Plc : QQ-GB: Dividend Analysis : January 13th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 12:09 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoQinetiQ North America Awarded Contract to Support Delivery of EMALS and AAG on the U.S. Navy's Next Aircraft Carrier
finance.yahoo.com - March 23 at 7:53 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQinetiQ Group plc (QQ) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 17 at 1:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQinetiQ Group plc (QQ) Insider Purchases £200.88 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 13 at 10:49 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoQinetiQ North America Applies its Wind Profiling Portable Radar Technology for Accurate Single-Pass Airdrops to U.S. Military Ground Forces
finance.yahoo.com - March 8 at 4:14 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoBUZZ-QinetiQ: among top FTSE midcap gainers on results
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 15 at 5:10 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoQinetiQ North America Partners with Persistent Systems to Integrate MPU5 Radios into Family of Unmanned Ground Robots
finance.yahoo.com - January 10 at 9:00 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoHere’s why smart investors are ignoring these 2 growth stocks
uk.finance.yahoo.com - December 5 at 9:34 AM

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