Spirax-Sarco Engineering plc is a United Kingdom-based industrial engineering company. The Company's segments include Europe, Middle East & Africa; Asia Pacific; Americas; Steam specialties business, and Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group (Watson-Marlow). The Company's businesses include Spirax Sarco and Watson-Marlow. Spirax Sarco supplies engineered solutions for the design, maintenance and provision of industrial and commercial steam systems. The Spirax Sarco steam specialties business also offers new steam systems, steam system audits, engineered solutions, training, and maintenance, repair and operations. Watson-Marlow designs and manufactures peristaltic pumps and associated fluid path technologies. Its brands include BioPure, which supplies a range of single-use fluid path components; Asepco, which supplies biopharmaceutical customers with weirless radial diaphragm valves, and FlowSmart, which supplies sanitary gaskets, silicone transfer tubing and reinforced silicone hoses.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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- Symbol: LON:SPX
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- Market Cap: £4.23 billion
- Outstanding Shares: 73,439,000
- 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 5,192.74
- 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 4,592.29
- 52 Week Range: GBX 3,250 - GBX 5,815
Sales & Book Value:
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 35.02
- P/E Growth: 2.46
- Annual Revenue: £757.4 million
- Price / Sales: 5.59
- Book Value: GBX 7.13 per share
- Price / Book: 8.08
- Average Volume: 152,566 shs.
Frequently Asked Questions for Spirax-Sarco Engineering plc (LON:SPX)
What is Spirax-Sarco Engineering plc's stock symbol?
Spirax-Sarco Engineering plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "SPX."
How often does Spirax-Sarco Engineering plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Spirax-Sarco Engineering plc?
Spirax-Sarco Engineering plc announced a dividend on Thursday, March 9th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, April 27th will be paid a dividend of GBX 53.50 per share on Friday, May 26th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.16%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 27th. This is a positive change from Spirax-Sarco Engineering plc's previous dividend of $22.50. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Spirax-Sarco Engineering plc's Dividend History.
Where is Spirax-Sarco Engineering plc's stock going? Where will Spirax-Sarco Engineering plc's stock price be in 2017?
8 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Spirax-Sarco Engineering plc's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 3,500 to GBX 4,100. On average, they expect Spirax-Sarco Engineering plc's share price to reach GBX 3,825 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Spirax-Sarco Engineering plc.
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How do I buy Spirax-Sarco Engineering plc stock?
Shares of Spirax-Sarco Engineering 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 Spirax-Sarco Engineering plc stock cost?
One share of Spirax-Sarco Engineering plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 5,760.
Consensus Ratings for Spirax-Sarco Engineering plc (LON:SPX) (?) 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: ||5 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings|
|Consensus Rating:||Hold (Score: 2.38)|
|Consensus Price Target: ||GBX 3,825|
Analysts' Ratings History for Spirax-Sarco Engineering plc (LON:SPX)
(Data available from 5/27/2015 forward)
|5/26/2017||Liberum Capital||Reiterated Rating||Hold|
|5/10/2017||JPMorgan Chase & Co.||Reiterated Rating||Overweight|
|5/9/2017||Numis Securities Ltd||Downgrade||Hold|
|5/9/2017||Peel Hunt||Reiterated Rating||Add|
|5/3/2017||Deutsche Bank AG||Reiterated Rating||Buy|
|2/10/2017||BNP Paribas||Reiterated Rating||Neutral|
|1/11/2017||Bank of America Corp||Upgrade||Buy|
|8/16/2016||HSBC Holdings plc||Boost Price Target||Hold||GBX 3,450 -> GBX 4,000|
|4/20/2016||Jefferies Group LLC||Boost Price Target||Hold||GBX 2,840 -> GBX 3,490|
|4/20/2016||Credit Suisse Group AG||Reiterated Rating||Outperform||GBX 3,570|
|4/18/2016||Royal Bank of Canada||Downgrade||Sector Performer||GBX 3,700|
|3/11/2016||Morgan Stanley||Reiterated Rating||Equalwt/In-Line||GBX 3,570|
|3/3/2016||Investec||Reiterated Rating||Under Review|
Earnings History for Spirax-Sarco Engineering plc (LON:SPX)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com
Earnings Estimates for Spirax-Sarco Engineering plc (LON:SPX)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $199.15 EPS
Dividend History by Quarter for Spirax-Sarco Engineering plc (LON:SPX)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Spirax-Sarco Engineering plc (LON:SPX)Insider Trades by Quarter for Spirax-Sarco Engineering plc (LON:SPX)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|3/21/2017||James Whalen||Insider||Sell||3,585||GBX 4,786||£171,578.10|
|3/16/2017||Jane Kingston||Insider||Buy||1,080||GBX 4,787||£51,699.60|
|10/12/2016||Nicholas John Anderson||Insider||Buy||54||GBX 2,797||£1,510.38|
|6/20/2016||Anderson,Nicholas John||Insider||Buy||1,000||GBX 3,462||£34,620|
|3/18/2016||Anderson,Nicholas John||Insider||Sell||3,411||GBX 3,482||£118,771.02|
|12/2/2015||Anderson,Nicholas John||Insider||Buy||1,000||GBX 3,145||£31,450|
|10/13/2015||Daws,Neil H.||Insider||Buy||53||GBX 2,821||£1,495.13|
|8/28/2015||Schoolenberg ,Trudy||Insider||Buy||927||GBX 3,085||£28,597.95|
|8/26/2015||Anderson,Nicholas John||Insider||Buy||1,000||GBX 3,118||£31,180|
|3/25/2015||David J Meredith||Insider||Sell||4,911||GBX 3,446.18||£169,241.90|
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