LON:RWS - RWS Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 581 +39.00 (+7.20 %)
(As of 04/21/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 581
Today's RangeGBX 560 - GBX 596
52-Week RangeGBX 335.50 - GBX 596
Volume464,210 shs
Average Volume265,149 shs
Market Capitalization£1.59 billion
P/E Ratio55.87
Dividend Yield1.56%
BetaN/A
RWS Holdings plc engages in the translation, intellectual property (IP) support, life sciences language, and localization businesses. The company operates through four segments: Patent Translation & Filing, Patent Information, Life Sciences, and Language Solutions. The Patent Translation & Filing segment undertakes patent translation and filing services of patent activities, as well as IP translations for litigation and information purposes, including prior-art documents, office actions, opposition proceedings and correspondence, and written opinions of international searching authorities. The Patent Information segment provides solutions to assist strategic decision-making across the intellectual property (IP) lifecycle. The Life Sciences segment offers a full suite of language services, including language solutions for clinical trial management; linguistic validation of clinical outcomes assessments; and regulatory affairs expertise, medical device documentation, and marketing and communications services, as well as e-learning and training programs for the life sciences industry. The Language Solutions segment provides translation and interpreting services in various sectors, such as automotive, chemical, defense, energy, engineering, finance, insurance, legal, and manufacturing sectors. This segment also offers terminology and professional services. It primarily operates in the United Kingdom, the United States, Continental Europe, Asia, and Australia. RWS Holdings plc was founded in 1958 and is headquartered in Chalfont St Peter, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Business Services
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorIndustrials
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+44-1753-480200

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£306.04 million
Cash FlowGBX 13.90 per share
Book ValueGBX 129.90 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees2,459
Market Cap£1.59 billion
Next Earnings Date6/19/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

RWS (LON:RWS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is RWS's stock symbol?

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

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

RWS announced a dividend on Tuesday, December 11th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, January 24th will be given a dividend of GBX 6 per share on Friday, February 22nd. This represents a yield of 1.22%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 24th. This is an increase from RWS's previous dividend of $1.50. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View RWS's Dividend History.

How were RWS's earnings last quarter?

RWS Holdings plc (LON:RWS) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, December, 11th. The company reported $17.40 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $17.60 by $0.20. View RWS's Earnings History.

When is RWS's next earnings date?

RWS is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, June 19th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for RWS.

What price target have analysts set for RWS?

4 brokers have issued 1-year target prices for RWS's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 459 to GBX 615. On average, they expect RWS's stock price to reach GBX 536 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 7.7%. View Analyst Price Targets for RWS.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for RWS?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for RWS in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for RWS.

Has RWS been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about RWS stock have trended neutral this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. RWS earned a media sentiment score of 0.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of RWS's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of RWS own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other RWS investors own include RPC Group (RPC), COCA COLA AMATI/ADR (CCLAY), IQE (IQEPF), Webjet (WEB), ASOS (ASC), N Brown Group (BWNG), Bellway (BWY), Concepta (CPT), James Fisher & Sons (FSJ) and Nanoco Group (NANO).

Who are RWS's key executives?

RWS's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Andrew Stephen Brode, Exec. Chairman (Age 79)
  • Mr. Richard J. Thompson, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. Desmond Glass, CFO, Company Sec. & Director (Age 50)
  • Mr. Joe Lugo, Interim MD of Life Sciences & COO
  • Mr. Charles Sitch, Managing Director of Patent Translation & Filing

How do I buy shares of RWS?

Shares of RWS 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 RWS's stock price today?

One share of RWS stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 581.

How big of a company is RWS?

RWS has a market capitalization of £1.59 billion and generates £306.04 million in revenue each year. RWS employs 2,459 workers across the globe.

What is RWS's official website?

The official website for RWS is http://www.rws.com.

How can I contact RWS?

RWS's mailing address is Europa House Chiltern Park, Chiltern Hill, GERRARDS CROSS, SL9 9FG, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1753-480200.


MarketBeat Community Rating for RWS (LON RWS)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  146 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  142 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  288
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This page was last updated on 4/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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