About Smith & Nephew (LON:SN)
Smith & Nephew plc designs, develops, and sells medical devices worldwide. The company offers sports medicine joint repair products for surgeons, including an array of instruments, technologies, and implants necessary to perform minimally invasive surgery of the joints, such as the repair of soft tissue injuries and degenerative conditions of the knee, hip, and shoulder. It also provides arthroscopic enabling technologies for healthcare providers comprising fluid management equipment for surgical access, high definition cameras, digital image capture, scopes, light sources, and monitors to assist with visualization inside the joints, radio frequency, electromechanical and mechanical tissue resection devices, and hand instruments for removing damaged tissue. In addition, the company offers trauma and extremities products that include internal and external devices used in the stabilization of severe fractures and deformity correction procedures; robotics-assisted surgery, various products, and technologies to assist in surgical treatment of the ear, nose, and throat; knee implant products for specialized knee replacement procedures; and hip implant products for the reconstruction of hip joints. Further, it provides advanced wound care products for the treatment and prevention of acute and chronic wounds, which comprise leg, diabetic and pressure ulcers, burns, and post-operative wounds; advanced wound bioactives, including biologics and other bioactive technologies for debridement and dermal repair/regeneration; and advanced wound devices, such as traditional and single-use negative pressure wound therapy and hydrosurgery systems. The company primarily serves the providers of medical and surgical treatments and services. Smith & Nephew plc was founded in 1856 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Medical Appliances & Equipment
Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
Sales & Book Value
Price / SalesN/A
Price / CashN/A
Price / BookN/A
EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Return on Equity21.42%
Return on Assets12.38%
Smith & Nephew (LON:SN) Frequently Asked Questions
What is Smith & Nephew's stock symbol?
Smith & Nephew trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "SN."
How often does Smith & Nephew pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Smith & Nephew?
Smith & Nephew announced a dividend on Thursday, February 8th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, April 5th will be given a dividend of GBX 0.23 per share on Wednesday, May 9th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.34%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 5th. This is an increase from Smith & Nephew's previous dividend of $0.12. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Smith & Nephew's Dividend History.
What price target have analysts set for SN?
10 equities research analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Smith & Nephew's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,160 to GBX 1,530. On average, they expect Smith & Nephew's stock price to reach GBX 1,394.45 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Smith & Nephew.
Who are some of Smith & Nephew's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Smith & Nephew include Consort Medical (CSRT), Corindus Vascular Robotics (CVRS), Ekf Diagnostics (EKF), Bioquell (BQE), Immunodiagnostic Systems (IDH), Zecotek Photonics (ZMS), Theralase Technologies (TLT), Lidco Group (LID), Medaphor Group (MED), InspireMD (NSPR), Lucid (LCDX), Verisante Technology (VRS) and Deltex Medical Group (DEMG).
Who are Smith & Nephew's key executives?
Smith & Nephew's management team includes the folowing people:
- Mr. Graham Timothy Baker, CFO & Exec. Director (Age 50)
- Mr. Namal Nawana, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 47)
- Mr. Matthew R. Stober, Pres of Global Operations (Age 50)
- Mr. Arjun Rajaratnam, Chief Compliance Officer
- Ms. Catheryn O'Rourke, Chief Legal Officer (Age 45)
Has Smith & Nephew been receiving favorable news coverage?
Media headlines about SN stock have trended positive recently, Accern reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Smith & Nephew earned a daily sentiment score of 0.34 on Accern's scale. They also gave news coverage about the company an impact score of 43.35 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.
How do I buy shares of Smith & Nephew?
Shares of SN 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 Smith & Nephew's stock price today?
One share of SN stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,352.
How big of a company is Smith & Nephew?
Smith & Nephew has a market capitalization of £11.63 billion.
How can I contact Smith & Nephew?
Smith & Nephew's mailing address is 15 Adam Street, LONDON, WC2N 6LA, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-20-74017646.
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