Renishaw plc Company Profile (LON:RSW)

About Renishaw plc (LON:RSW)

Renishaw plc logoRenishaw plc is a metrology company. The Company operates through two segments: metrology and healthcare. The Company's metrology products are used in the fields of industrial automation and motion systems. The healthcare products include engineering solutions for stereotactic neurosurgery, diagnosis of infectious diseases, analytical tools that identify and characterize the chemistry and structure of materials, supply of implants to hospitals and specialist design centers for craniomaxillofacial surgery, and products and services that allow dental laboratories to manufacture dental restorations. The Company's metrology products include co-ordinate measuring machine products, machine tool probe systems, styli for probe systems, performance testing products, gauging, spatial measurement, fixtures, position encoders, additive manufacturing and vacuum casting. It serves various markets, such as automotive, power generation, aerospace, agriculture, construction and resource exploration.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrials
  • Industry: Testing & Measuring Equipment
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:RSW
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: £3.37 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 72,788,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 4,549.81
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 3,762.84
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 2,355 - GBX 5,030
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 39.00
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £536.81 million
  • Price / Sales: 6.28
  • Book Value: GBX 6.11 per share
  • Price / Book: 7.59
  • Dividend Yield: 1.1%
  • EBIDTA: £141.19 million
  • Net Margins: 24.64%
  • Return on Equity: 35.72%
  • Return on Assets: 23.30%
  • Average Volume: 74,116 shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Renishaw plc (LON:RSW)

What is Renishaw plc's stock symbol?

Renishaw plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "RSW."

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

Renishaw plc announced a dividend on Thursday, July 27th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 21st will be given a dividend of GBX 39.50 per share on Wednesday, October 25th. This represents a yield of 0.95%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 21st. This is a positive change from Renishaw plc's previous dividend of $12.50. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Renishaw plc's Dividend History.

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

6 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for Renishaw plc's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 2,923 to GBX 4,200. On average, they expect Renishaw plc's share price to reach GBX 3,666.60 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Renishaw plc.

Who are some of Renishaw plc's key competitors?

Who are Renishaw plc's key executives?

Renishaw plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • David R. McMurtry CBE, Executive Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer
  • D. John Deer, Executive Deputy Chairman of the Board
  • Allen C. G. Roberts, Group Finance Director, Executive Director
  • Leo Somerville, President, Renishaw North America
  • Norma Tang, General Counsel, Company Secretary
  • Dave Wallace, Director and General Manager, CMM, Styli and Fixturing Products
  • William Lee, Executive Director, Group Sales and Marketing Director
  • Geoffrey McFarland, Group Engineering Director, Executive Director
  • Carol T. Chesney, Non-Executive Director
  • Kath Durrant, Non-Executive Director

How do I buy Renishaw plc stock?

Shares of Renishaw 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 Renishaw plc's stock price today?

One share of Renishaw plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 4,635.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Renishaw plc (LON RSW)
Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  83 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  132 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  215
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Renishaw plc (LON:RSW) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 4 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.67)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 3,666.60

Analysts' Ratings History for Renishaw plc (LON:RSW)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/13/2017Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetSellGBX 3,180 -> GBX 3,630View Rating Details
8/25/2017InvestecReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
8/17/2017Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetUnderweightGBX 2,620 -> GBX 3,880View Rating Details
8/8/2017Peel HuntBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 3,200 -> GBX 4,200View Rating Details
5/10/2017Numis Securities LtdDowngradeHoldGBX 3,700View Rating Details
1/30/2017N+1 SingerUpgradeHoldGBX 2,923View Rating Details
11/25/2015Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 2,370View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Renishaw plc (LON:RSW)
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Earnings Estimates for Renishaw plc (LON:RSW)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $111.85 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Renishaw plc (LON RSW)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
7/27/2017GBX 39.500.95%9/21/20179/21/201710/25/2017
1/26/2017GBX 12.500.45%3/9/20173/9/20174/7/2017
7/27/2016GBX 35.501.37%9/15/20169/15/201610/17/2016
1/28/2016GBX 12.500.71%3/3/20163/3/20164/7/2016
7/29/2015GBX 341.62%9/17/20159/17/201510/19/2015
1/29/2015GBX 12.500.54%3/5/20153/5/20154/7/2015
7/23/2014GBX 29.871.64%9/17/20149/17/201410/20/2014
1/30/2014GBX 11.330.61%3/5/20143/5/20144/7/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Renishaw plc (LON:RSW)
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Headline Trends for Renishaw plc (LON:RSW)
Latest Headlines for Renishaw plc (LON:RSW)
DateHeadline logoRenishaw plc (RSW) PT Raised to GBX 3,630 at Deutsche Bank AG - September 17 at 6:28 PM logoETFs with exposure to Renishaw Plc : September 9, 2017 - September 9 at 8:04 AM logoWhy Renishaw plc (LSE:RSW) Could Be A Buy - September 7 at 8:31 AM logoRenishaw Plc :RSW-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : September 6, 2017 - September 7 at 8:31 AM logoRenishaw Plc :RSW-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : September 1, 2017 - September 2 at 8:14 AM logoRenishaw plc (RSW) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages - September 1 at 2:44 AM logoRenishaw plc (RSW) Earns Hold Rating from Investec - August 27 at 7:36 AM logoRenishaw plc (RSW) Price Target Increased to GBX 3,880 by Analysts at Barclays PLC - August 20 at 3:44 PM logoRenishaw plc (LON:RSW) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - August 7 at 2:54 PM logoRenishaw plc's (LON:RSW) Sell Rating Reiterated at Deutsche Bank AG - August 7 at 1:08 PM logoEdited Transcript of RSW.L earnings conference call or presentation 27-Jul-17 9:00am GMT - July 28 at 7:29 AM logoRenishaw plc (LON:RSW) Plans Dividend of GBX 39.50 - July 27 at 4:57 PM logoRenishaw FY Profit Surges; Hikes Dividend - Quick Facts - July 27 at 7:01 AM logoRenishaw plc is a terrific stock for cautious growth hunters - July 27 at 7:01 AM logoRenishaw Plc reports FY results - July 27 at 6:28 AM logoRenishaw Q3 Profit Climbs On Higher Revenues; Lifts FY17 Forecast - Quick Facts - May 10 at 7:51 PM logoRenishaw raises revenue, pretax profit forecasts again - May 10 at 7:51 PM logoRenishaw plc (RSW) Downgraded by Numis Securities Ltd - May 10 at 1:10 PM logoRenishaw Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:RSW) : April 20, 2017 - April 20 at 7:44 PM logoRenishaw Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : RSW-GB : April 19, 2017 - April 19 at 9:30 AM logoPeel Hunt Boosts Renishaw plc (RSW) Price Target to GBX 3,200 - April 8 at 4:15 PM logoLightpath Technologies (LPTH) Selected for Molded Glass Optics Contract from Renishaw - April 7 at 7:59 PM logoNumis Securities Ltd Upgrades Renishaw plc (RSW) to "Buy" - March 27 at 8:22 PM logoMerger mania: 3 under-the-radar takeover targets - March 10 at 8:25 AM logoThis dividend growth stock has 20%+ upside by 2019 - February 23 at 8:17 AM logoRenishaw Hall, the Sitwell seat with 30,000 books and its own friendly ghost - January 31 at 1:41 AM logoHalf Year 2017 Renishaw PLC Earnings Release - Time Not Supplied - January 27 at 2:30 AM logoIs Renishaw plc a buy after today’s results? - January 27 at 2:30 AM logoWill this stock soar after reporting rising profitability? - October 17 at 12:22 PM


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This page was last updated on 9/22/2017 by Staff