RWS Holdings plc Company Profile (LON:RWS)

About RWS Holdings plc (LON:RWS)

RWS Holdings plc logoRWS Holdings plc is a holding company, which provides patent translations, intellectual property support services, technical and commercial translations and linguistic validation services, through its subsidiaries. The Company's segments include Patent translation division, Life science division, Commercial division and Information division. The Patent translation division provides patent and technical document translation and filing services with offices in the United Kingdom, the United States, Europe, Japan and China. The Life science division provides technical translations and linguistic validation to medical and pharmaceutical sector. The Life science division includes Corporate Translations Inc., and medical translation and Pharmaquest linguistic validation businesses. The Commercial division provides non patent technical translation and localization services. The Information division offers patent search, retrieval and monitoring services, and patent database service, PatBase.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrials
  • Industry: Legal Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:RWS
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.rws.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £861.91 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 218,620,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 385.34
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 353.46
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 225 - GBX 406.25
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 39.08
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £141.75 million
  • Price / Sales: 6.08
  • Book Value: GBX 0.70 per share
  • Price / Book: 5.63
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £34.99 million
  • Net Margins: 13.91%
  • Return on Equity: 16.29%
  • Return on Assets: 10.73%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 161,150 shs.
 
Frequently Asked Questions for RWS Holdings plc (LON:RWS)

What is RWS Holdings plc's stock symbol?

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

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

RWS Holdings plc declared a dividend on Tuesday, June 20th. Investors of record on Thursday, June 29th will be paid a dividend of GBX 1.30 per share on Friday, July 21st. This represents a yield of 0.33%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 29th. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View RWS Holdings plc's Dividend History.

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

3 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for RWS Holdings plc's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 375 to GBX 395. On average, they anticipate RWS Holdings plc's share price to reach GBX 385 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for RWS Holdings plc.

Who are some of RWS Holdings plc's key competitors?

Who are RWS Holdings plc's key executives?

RWS Holdings plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Andrew Stephen Brode, Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Richard Thompson, Chief Executive Officer
  • David E. Shrimpton, Non-Executive Deputy Chairman of the Board
  • Elisabeth A. Lucas, Non-Executive Director
  • Peter Mountford, Non-Executive Independent Director

How do I buy RWS Holdings plc stock?

Shares of RWS Holdings 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 RWS Holdings plc's stock price today?

One share of RWS Holdings plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 394.25.


MarketBeat Community Rating for RWS Holdings plc (LON RWS)
Community Ranking:  1.5 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  21 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  50 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  71
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about RWS Holdings plc and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for RWS Holdings plc (LON:RWS) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.33)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 385

Analysts' Ratings History for RWS Holdings plc (LON:RWS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/6/2017Citigroup Inc.Initiated CoverageNeutralGBX 395View Rating Details
6/20/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
4/12/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingAddGBX 375View Rating Details
(Data available from 7/24/2015 forward)

Earnings

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

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for RWS Holdings plc (LON:RWS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $13.60 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for RWS Holdings plc (LON RWS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
6/20/2017GBX 1.300.33%6/29/20176/29/20177/21/2017
12/6/2016GBX 4.451.48%1/26/20171/26/20172/24/2017
6/7/2016GBX 1.150.5%6/23/20166/23/20167/22/2016
12/8/2015GBX 3.851.75%1/28/20161/28/20162/26/2016
6/2/2015GBX 1.030.72%6/25/20156/25/20157/24/2015
12/9/2014GBX 182.25%1/29/20151/29/20152/27/2015
6/2/2014GBX 4.900.57%6/25/20146/25/20147/25/2014
12/9/2013GBX 15.751.85%1/22/20141/22/20142/21/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for RWS Holdings plc (LON:RWS)
Insider Trades by Quarter for RWS Holdings plc (LON:RWS)
Insider Trades by Quarter for RWS Holdings plc (LON:RWS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/23/2017Roberto AlettoInsiderSell100,000GBX 378£378,000
4/12/2017Roberto AlettoInsiderSell59,420GBX 350£207,970
2/9/2016Ottway,ReinhardInsiderSell2,295,745GBX 180£4,132,341
6/23/2015Ottway,ReinhardInsiderBuy1,123GBX 1.33GBX 1,493.59
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for RWS Holdings plc (LON:RWS)
Latest Headlines for RWS Holdings plc (LON:RWS)
Source:
DateHeadline
lse.co.uk logoIncrease in Share Capital - London South East (registration) (blog)
www.lse.co.uk - July 15 at 8:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRWS Holdings plc (LON:RWS) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Citigroup Inc.
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 9 at 2:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRWS Holdings plc (RWS) Insider Sells £378,000 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 26 at 1:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoRWS Holdings Plc :RWS-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended March 31, 2017 : June 22, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 23 at 9:44 AM
fool.co.uk logo2 growth greats that could make you filthy rich
www.fool.co.uk - June 21 at 4:44 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRWS Holdings plc (RWS) Announces GBX 1.30 Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 20 at 5:18 PM
reuters.com logoUK Stocks-Factors to watch on June 20
www.reuters.com - June 20 at 5:41 AM
morningstar.co.uk logoRWS Holdings Interim Profit Increases, Raises Dividend
www.morningstar.co.uk - June 20 at 5:41 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRWS Holdings plc (RWS) Set to Announce Earnings on Tuesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 18 at 1:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRWS Holdings plc (RWS) Insider Roberto Aletto Sells 59,420 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 7:21 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRWS Holdings plc (RWS) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 11:46 AM
morningstar.co.uk logoRWS Holdings Set For More Than 30% Rise In Interim Profit And Revenue
www.morningstar.co.uk - April 12 at 11:25 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRWS Holdings plc's (RWS) Add Rating Reaffirmed at Numis Securities Ltd
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 12 at 12:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoRWS Holdings Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : RWS-GB : April 10, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 10 at 9:21 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRWS Holdings Plc : RWS-GB: Dividend Analysis : January 27th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 12:26 PM
lse.co.uk logoRWS Launches Placing To Buy US-Based LUZ; Trading Ahead Of View (ALLISS) - London South East (registration) (blog)
www.lse.co.uk - February 15 at 1:35 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoRWS Holdings plc Appointment of Chief Executive Officer
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 18 at 9:05 PM
lse.co.uk logoRWS Holdings Makes Deputy Chief Executive Thompson New CEO - London South East (registration) (blog)
www.lse.co.uk - January 18 at 1:03 AM
lse.co.uk logoLearning Technologies Re-Signs RWS Holdings For Translation - London South East (registration) (blog)
www.lse.co.uk - December 13 at 8:22 AM
lse.co.uk logoNew supplier agreement with RWS Holdings plc - London South East (registration) (blog)
www.lse.co.uk - December 13 at 8:22 AM
reuters.com logoUK Stocks-Factors to watch on Dec. 6 - Reuters
www.reuters.com - December 7 at 1:44 AM
lse.co.uk logoRWS Holdings Annual Profit And Revenue Surge - London South East (registration) (blog)
www.lse.co.uk - December 7 at 1:44 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoFull Year 2016 RWS Holdings PLC Earnings Release - Time Not Supplied
biz.yahoo.com - December 6 at 8:50 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoRWS Holdings plc - Year End Trading Statement
uk.finance.yahoo.com - October 25 at 12:22 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoJoin RWS inovia and Managing IP for a Webinar as They Discuss Brexit and the Impact on Your International Patent Filing Strategies
uk.finance.yahoo.com - October 13 at 7:18 PM
morningstar.co.uk logoRWS Holdings Translates Currency And Acquisitions To Higher Revenue
www.morningstar.co.uk - October 11 at 7:28 PM
moodys.com logoMoody's upgrades Genting Singapore's issuer rating to A3; outlook stable
www.moodys.com - September 22 at 11:57 AM
morningstar.co.uk logoEvenlode: 10 UK Companies for Income Over Next 5 Years
www.morningstar.co.uk - August 1 at 11:53 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoRWS inovia Releases 7th Annual Global Patent & IP Trends Indicator
uk.finance.yahoo.com - June 13 at 10:10 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoHalf Year 2016 RWS Holdings PLC Earnings Release - Time Not Supplied
biz.yahoo.com - June 7 at 7:07 AM

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This page was last updated on 7/24/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff