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RWS (RWS) Share Price, News & Analysis

GBX 176.40
-3.60 (-2.00%)
(As of 04:35 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
4.43 million shs
Average Volume
1.29 million shs
Market Capitalization
£650.42 million
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target
GBX 300

RWS MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.50 Rating Score
68.9% Upside
GBX 300 Price Target
Short Interest
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
News Sentiment
0.24mentions of RWS in the last 14 days
Based on 7 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Proj. Earnings Growth

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

2.84 out of 5 stars

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About RWS Stock (LON:RWS)

RWS Holdings plc provides technology-enabled language, content, and intellectual property (IP) services. It operates through four segments: Language Services, Regulated Industries, IP Services, and Language and Content Technology. The Language Services segment provides localization services, which includes translation and adaptation of content across a variety of media and materials. The Regulated Industries segment offers translation and linguistic validation for customers that operates in regulated industries, such as life sciences, financial services, technical translations, and legal sectors. The IP Services segment provides patent translation and filing services, as well as a range of IP search services. The Language and Content Technology segment offers various translation technologies and content platforms. It serves automotive, energy, retail and ecommerce, legal, travel, leisure and hospitality, financial services, manufacturing, life sciences, high-tech software, chemical globalization services, media, aerospace and defense, managed care, telecom, and government sectors. The company primarily operates in the United Kingdom, the United States, Continental Europe, and internationally. RWS Holdings plc was founded in 1958 and is headquartered in Chalfont St Peter, the United Kingdom.

RWS Stock Price History

RWS Stock News Headlines

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Specialty Business Services
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
GBX 300
High Stock Price Target
GBX 380
Low Stock Price Target
GBX 260
Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
4 Analysts


Net Income
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
£733.80 million
Cash Flow
GBX 11.26 per share
Book Value
GBX 259 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
£663.70 million
Not Optionable
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Key Executives

  • Mr. Ian Ramsey Safwat El-Mokadem (Age 56)
    Group CEO & Executive Director
    Comp: $652k
  • Ms. Candida Jane Davies (Age 51)
    CFO & Director
    Comp: $434.28k
  • Ms. Jane Celia Hyde
    General Counsel & Company Secretary
  • Mr. Christopher Lewey
    Group Corporate Development Director
  • Mr. Jim McHugh
    Chief People Officer
  • Mr. Jon Hart
    President of Regulated Industries
  • Mr. Thomas Labarthe
    President of Language & Content Technology
  • Ms. Maria Schnell
    Chief Language Officer
  • Ms. Amanda Newton
    President of Global Content Services
  • Ms. Vasagi Kothandapani
    President of Enterprise Services

RWS Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell RWS stock right now?

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. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" RWS shares.
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What is RWS's stock price target for 2024?

4 Wall Street research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for RWS's stock. Their RWS share price targets range from GBX 260 to GBX 380. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach GBX 300 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 68.9% from the stock's current price.
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How have RWS shares performed in 2024?

RWS's stock was trading at GBX 250.80 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, RWS shares have decreased by 29.2% and is now trading at GBX 177.60.
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How were RWS's earnings last quarter?

RWS Holdings plc (LON:RWS) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, December, 11th. The company reported $17.40 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $17.60 by $0.20. RWS had a negative net margin of 3.78% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 2.60%.

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

RWS announced a dividend on Thursday, December 12th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, January 25th will be given a dividend of GBX 9.80 per share on Friday, February 23rd. This represents a yield of 3.96%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 25th. This is a boost from the stock's previous dividend of GBX 2.40. The official announcement can be seen at this link.
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Is RWS a good dividend stock?

RWS (LON:RWS) pays an annual dividend of GBX 12 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 6.82%. RWS has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer.
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What other stocks do shareholders of RWS own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other RWS investors own include BioCryst Pharmaceuticals (BCRX), Rolls-Royce Holdings plc (RR), Coca-Cola Amatil (CCLAY), Dynavax Technologies (DVAX), Enbridge (ENB), IQE (IQEPF), RPC Group (RPC), Aldeyra Therapeutics (ALDX), Ares Capital (ARCC) and ASOS (ASC).

How do I buy shares of RWS?

Shares of RWS stock 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.
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This page (LON:RWS) was last updated on 5/24/2024 by Staff

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