About Smiths Group plc
Smiths Group plc is a technology company. The Company operates in five divisions: John Crane, Smiths Medical, Smiths Detection, Smiths Interconnect and Flex-Tek. The John Crane division offers mechanical seals, seal support systems, engineered bearings and power transmission couplings, among others. The Smiths Medical division offers infusion systems, vascular access (including safety needles), patient airway and temperature management equipment, and specialty devices in areas of in vitro fertilization, diagnostics and emergency patient transport. The Smiths Detection division offers sensors that detect and identify explosives, narcotics, weapons, chemical agents, biohazards and contraband. The Smiths Interconnect division offers specialized electronic and radio frequency components and sub-systems that connect, protect and control critical systems. The Flex-Tek division offers engineered components that heat and move fluids and gases, hosing and tubing.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: N/A
- Industry: N/A
- Sub-Industry: N/A
- Exchange: LON
- Symbol: SMIN
- Previous Close: $18.46
- 50 Day Moving Average: $1505.89
- 200 Day Moving Average: $1430.79
- 52-Week Range: £3,952,220 - GBX 976
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 22.84
- P/E Growth: 2.28
- Market Cap: $5.86B
- Outstanding Shares: 395,222,000
Consensus Ratings for Smiths Group plc (LON:SMIN) (?) The ratings breakdown includes the most recent rating from each analyst that has rated the stock within the last twelve months. The ratings score is a calculation of the average number of sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). The consensus price target is a mean average of the most recent price target set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months.
|Ratings Breakdown: ||2 Sell Ratings, 5 Hold Ratings, 8 Buy Ratings|
|Consensus Rating:||Hold (Score: 2.40)|
|Consensus Price Target: ||GBX 1,432.07|
Analysts' Ratings History for Smiths Group plc (LON:SMIN)
(Data available from 2/26/2015 forward)
|2/16/2017||Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)||Reiterated Rating||Buy||GBX 1,740|
|2/10/2017||BNP Paribas||Boost Price Target||Neutral||GBX 1,500 -> GBX 1,550|
|2/7/2017||Numis Securities Ltd||Upgrade||Buy||GBX 1,810|
|2/3/2017||Deutsche Bank AG||Reiterated Rating||Buy||GBX 1,587|
|1/27/2017||J P Morgan Chase & Co||Reiterated Rating||Overweight||GBX 1,612|
|12/14/2016||Credit Suisse Group||Reiterated Rating||Outperform||GBX 1,600|
|10/28/2016||Jefferies Group LLC||Boost Price Target||Hold||GBX 1,200 -> GBX 1,375|
|10/27/2016||Morgan Stanley||Boost Price Target||Underweight||GBX 890 -> GBX 1,300|
|9/29/2016||Panmure Gordon||Reiterated Rating||Sell||GBX 800|
|9/29/2016||Societe Generale||Boost Price Target||Hold||GBX 1,100 -> GBX 1,400|
|9/26/2016||Beaufort Securities||Reiterated Rating||Hold|
|8/16/2016||HSBC Holdings plc||Boost Price Target||Hold||GBX 1,100 -> GBX 1,300|
|8/10/2016||Royal Bank of Canada||Boost Price Target||Outperform||GBX 1,350 -> GBX 1,450|
|4/4/2016||Nomura||Lower Price Target||Buy||GBX 1,235 -> GBX 1,225|
|3/16/2016||Investec||Reiterated Rating||Under Review|
|3/9/2016||Stifel Nicolaus||Reiterated Rating||Buy||GBX 1,300|
|11/26/2015||Citigroup Inc.||Reiterated Rating||Buy||GBX 1,200|
|9/24/2015||Charles Stanley||Reiterated Rating||Reduce|
|9/17/2015||Haitong Bank||Reiterated Rating||Neutral||GBX 1,044|
|6/29/2015||Berenberg Bank||Initiated Coverage||Buy||GBX 1,333|
|6/19/2015||Espirito Santo Investment Bank Research||Upgrade||Neutral||GBX 1,044|
Earnings History for Smiths Group plc (LON:SMIN)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com
Earnings Estimates for Smiths Group plc (LON:SMIN)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $90.89 EPS
Dividend History for Smiths Group plc (LON:SMIN)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Insider Trading History for Smiths Group plc (LON:SMIN)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|9/30/2016||Chris O'Shea||Insider||Sell||17,600||GBX 1,453||£255,728|
|11/18/2015||Smith,Andrew Reynolds||Insider||Buy||100,000||GBX 993||£993,000|
|5/5/2015||William C Seeger||Insider||Buy||2,500||GBX 1,163.71||£29,092.75|
Latest Headlines for Smiths Group plc (LON:SMIN)
What is Smiths Group plc's stock symbol?
Smiths Group plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "SMIN."
How often does Smiths Group plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Smiths Group plc?
Smiths Group plc declared a dividend on Wednesday, September 28th. Investors of record on Thursday, October 20th will be given a dividend of GBX 28.75 per share on Friday, November 18th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.99%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 20th. This is an increase from Smiths Group plc's previous dividend of $13.25. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.
Where is Smiths Group plc's stock going? Where will Smiths Group plc's stock price be in 2017?
15 analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Smiths Group plc's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 800 to GBX 1,810. On average, they anticipate Smiths Group plc's stock price to reach GBX 1,432.07 in the next twelve months.
How do I buy Smiths Group plc stock?
Shares of Smiths 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.
How much does a share of Smiths Group plc stock cost?
One share of Smiths Group plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,482.