Smiths Group plc Company Profile (LON:SMIN)

About Smiths Group plc (LON:SMIN)

Smiths Group plc logoSmiths 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.

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  • Symbol: LON:SMIN
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  • Market Cap: £6.25 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 395,383,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,625.37
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,518.71
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 1,028 - GBX 1,685
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 14.6441
  • P/E Growth: 3.1900
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £3.19 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.96
  • Book Value: GBX 4.60 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.44
  • Dividend Yield: 2.7%
  • EBIDTA: £590 million
  • Average Volume: 1.43 million shs.

Frequently Asked Questions 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 announced a dividend on Friday, March 24th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, April 6th will be given a dividend of GBX 13.55 per share on Friday, April 28th. This represents a yield of 0.85%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 6th. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Smiths Group plc's Dividend History.

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

13 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for Smiths Group plc's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 800 to GBX 1,900. On average, they expect Smiths Group plc's stock price to reach GBX 1,580 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Smiths Group plc.

Who are some of Smiths Group plc's key competitors?

Who are Smiths Group plc's key executives?

Smiths Group plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Andrew Reynolds Smith, Chief Executive, Executive Director

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.

What is Smiths Group plc's stock price today?

One share of Smiths Group plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,581.57.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Smiths Group plc (LON SMIN)
Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  234 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  306 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  540
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Smiths Group 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 Smiths Group plc (LON:SMIN) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 5 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.31)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,580

Analysts' Ratings History for Smiths Group plc (LON:SMIN)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/22/2017Numis Securities LtdDowngradeHoldGBX 1,775View Rating Details
5/22/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,750View Rating Details
5/3/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightGBX 1,730View Rating Details
4/18/2017Goldman Sachs Group IncReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
4/6/2017HSBC Holdings plcBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 1,700 -> GBX 1,900View Rating Details
3/30/2017Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperformGBX 1,700 -> GBX 1,750View Rating Details
3/28/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,600View Rating Details
3/24/2017Credit Suisse Group AGBoost Price TargetOutperformGBX 1,600 -> GBX 1,730View Rating Details
10/28/2016Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 1,200 -> GBX 1,375View Rating Details
10/27/2016Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweightGBX 890 -> GBX 1,300View Rating Details
9/29/2016Panmure GordonReiterated RatingSellGBX 800View Rating Details
9/29/2016Societe GeneraleBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 1,100 -> GBX 1,400View Rating Details
9/26/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
4/4/2016NomuraLower Price TargetBuyGBX 1,235 -> GBX 1,225View Rating Details
3/16/2016InvestecReiterated RatingUnder ReviewView Rating Details
3/9/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,300View Rating Details
11/26/2015Citigroup IncReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,200View Rating Details
9/24/2015Charles StanleyReiterated RatingReduceView Rating Details
9/17/2015Haitong BankReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,044View Rating Details
6/29/2015Berenberg BankInitiated CoverageBuyGBX 1,333View Rating Details
6/19/2015Espirito Santo Investment Bank ResearchUpgradeNeutralGBX 1,044View Rating Details
(Data available from 5/29/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Smiths Group plc (LON:SMIN)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by


Earnings Estimates for Smiths Group plc (LON:SMIN)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $94.5300 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Smiths Group plc (LON SMIN)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
3/24/2017GBX 13.550.85%4/6/20174/6/20174/28/2017
9/28/2016GBX 28.751.99%10/20/201610/20/201611/18/2016
3/16/2016GBX 13.251.26%3/24/20163/24/20164/22/2016
9/23/2015GBX 282.69%10/22/201510/22/201511/20/2015
9/17/2014GBX 27.502.17%10/23/201410/23/201411/21/2014
3/19/2014GBX 12.750.98%3/26/20143/26/20144/25/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Smiths Group plc (LON:SMIN)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Smiths Group plc (LON:SMIN)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Smiths Group plc (LON:SMIN)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/2/2017Chris O'SheaInsiderBuy2,095GBX 1,646£34,483.70
4/4/2017Chris O'SheaInsiderBuy4,500GBX 1,630£73,350
9/30/2016Chris O'SheaInsiderSell17,600GBX 1,453£255,728
6/10/2016Seligman,MarkInsiderBuy5,000GBX 1,117£55,850
11/19/2015O'Shea,ChrisInsiderBuy20,000GBX 999£199,800
11/18/2015Smith,Andrew ReynoldsInsiderBuy100,000GBX 993£993,000
5/5/2015William C SeegerInsiderBuy2,500GBX 1,163.71£29,092.75
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Smiths Group plc (LON:SMIN)
Latest Headlines for Smiths Group plc (LON:SMIN)
DateHeadline logoSmiths Group Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:SMIN) : May 23, 2017 - May 23 at 7:16 PM logoCochin International Airport Selects Smiths Detection’s CTX 9800 for Next-Generation Hold Baggage Screening - May 23 at 9:18 AM logoSmiths Group plc (SMIN) Given Buy Rating at Deutsche Bank AG - May 22 at 7:00 PM logoSmiths Group plc (SMIN) Downgraded to "Hold" at Numis Securities Ltd - May 22 at 10:20 AM logoSmiths Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SMIN-GB : May 22, 2017 - May 22 at 8:55 AM logoSmiths Group CFO Chris O'Shea Steps Down - Nasdaq - May 19 at 10:00 AM logoSmiths Detection Wins London Gatwick Airport Contract for CTX 9800 Hold Baggage Explosives Detection Systems - May 16 at 9:11 AM logoSmiths Group plc (SMIN) Insider Purchases £34,483.70 in Stock - May 3 at 7:44 AM logoSmiths Group plc's (SMIN) Overweight Rating Reiterated at JPMorgan Chase & Co. - May 3 at 7:06 AM logoSmiths Group plc (SMIN) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - May 3 at 1:07 AM logoSmiths Group Closes Sale Of Smiths Interconnect's Microwave Telecoms Business - May 2 at 5:43 PM logoSmiths Group plc's (SMIN) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Goldman Sachs Group Inc - April 24 at 5:20 AM logoSmiths Group plc (SMIN) Price Target Raised to GBX 1,850 at Goldman Sachs Group Inc - April 10 at 9:24 AM logoHSBC Holdings plc Increases Smiths Group plc (SMIN) Price Target to GBX 1,900 - April 8 at 8:49 AM logoSmiths Group Plc : SMIN-GB: Dividend Analysis : April 07th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 7, 2017 - April 7 at 8:23 PM logoSmiths Group plc (SMIN) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages - April 7 at 5:56 PM logoSmiths Group Plc : SMIN-GB: Dividend Analysis : October 21st, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : April 4, 2017 - April 7 at 12:38 PM logoSmiths Detection Inc. Honors Somerset County Sheriff’s Office at Maine Sheriffs’ Association Annual Conference - April 7 at 12:38 PM logoChris O'Shea Purchases 4,500 Shares of Smiths Group plc (SMIN) Stock - April 5 at 12:28 PM logoSmiths Group plc (SMIN) Price Target Increased to GBX 1,750 by Analysts at Royal Bank of Canada - April 5 at 2:45 AM logoSmiths Group plc (SMIN) Price Target Increased to GBX 1,730 by Analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. - April 1 at 5:21 PM logoBNP Paribas Reaffirms "Neutral" Rating for Smiths Group plc (SMIN) - April 1 at 1:01 PM logoU.S. puts conditions on Smiths Group acquisition of Safran's Morpho - March 30 at 8:10 PM logoSmiths Group plc (SMIN) Given New GBX 1,750 Price Target at Royal Bank of Canada - March 30 at 12:26 PM logoCredit Suisse Group AG Boosts Smiths Group plc (SMIN) Price Target to GBX 1,730 - March 30 at 5:42 AM logoSmiths Group H1 Profit Climbs; Says FY17 Outlook Unchanged - Quick Facts - March 24 at 7:46 PM logoSmiths Group plc Declares Dividend of GBX 13.55 (SMIN) - March 24 at 3:58 PM logoSmiths Group plc (SMIN) Price Target Raised to GBX 1,730 - March 24 at 11:46 AM logoSmiths Group plc (SMIN) Earns Buy Rating from Numis Securities Ltd - March 24 at 2:55 AM logoSmiths Group plc (SMIN) Earns "Buy" Rating from Numis Securities Ltd - March 20 at 6:42 PM logoSmiths Group plc (SMIN) Given Consensus Rating of “Hold” by Brokerages - March 13 at 1:17 PM logoFirst County in Maine Installs Body Scanner from Smiths Detection Inc. - February 27 at 9:14 AM logoSDI Statement on House Homeland Security Committee Report on America’s Aviation Security - February 8 at 6:09 AM logoSmiths Group Sells Interconnect's Power Business For GBP 162 Mln - Quick Facts - January 27 at 3:35 AM logoDavid Herro Comments on Smiths Group - January 10 at 11:12 PM logoGlobal Patient Temperature Management Market By Enduser Forecast 2016-2022 - December 8 at 8:44 PM


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Smiths Group plc (SMIN) Chart for Monday, May, 29, 2017

This page was last updated on 5/29/2017 by Staff