Spectris plc Company Profile (LON:SXS)

About Spectris plc

Spectris plc logoSpectris plc is a supplier of productivity-enhancing instruments and controls. It operates through four segments: Materials Analysis, Test and Measurement, In-Line Instrumentation and Industrial Controls. The Materials Analysis segment provides products and services that determine structure, composition, quantity and quality of particles and materials, during research and product development processes. The Test and Measurement segment supplies test, measurement and analysis equipment, software and services for product design optimization, manufacturing control, microseismic monitoring and environmental noise monitoring. The In-line Instrumentation segment provides process analytical measurement, asset monitoring and online controls, as well as associated consumables and services for primary processing and the converting industries. The Industrial Controls segment provides products and solutions that measure, monitor, control, inform, track and trace during the production process.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: SXS
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $30.13
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $2416.00
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $2156.57
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 1,604.32 - GBX 2,551
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 281.16
  • P/E Growth: 2.40
  • Market Cap: $2.88B
  • Outstanding Shares: 119,099,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Spectris plc (LON:SXS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 4 Hold Ratings, 7 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.38)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 2,285.83

Analysts' Ratings History for Spectris plc (LON:SXS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/21/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
2/17/2017Peel HuntBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 2,420 -> GBX 2,585View Rating Details
2/16/2017BNP ParibasBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 2,430 -> GBX 2,500View Rating Details
2/15/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingSellGBX 1,900View Rating Details
2/15/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 2,025 -> GBX 2,425View Rating Details
2/14/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
2/3/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,795View Rating Details
1/11/2017Bank of America CorpUpgradeBuyGBX 1,900 -> GBX 2,600View Rating Details
12/5/2016HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingReduceGBX 1,700View Rating Details
11/23/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 2,550View Rating Details
9/15/2016Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 2,125 -> GBX 2,185View Rating Details
8/5/2016Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 2,230 -> GBX 2,380View Rating Details
4/20/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,730View Rating Details
2/19/2016InvestecBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 1,605 -> GBX 1,760View Rating Details
2/16/2016N+1 SingerReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
2/8/2016Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetHoldGBX 1,815 -> GBX 1,790View Rating Details
11/19/2015Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,300View Rating Details
5/11/2015Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/11/2015Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetBuyGBX 2,500 -> GBX 2,600View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/21/2015 forward)

Earnings

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

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Spectris plc (LON:SXS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $134.33 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Spectris plc (LON:SXS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/14/2017GBX 341.37%5/25/20175/25/20176/30/2017
7/28/2016GBX 180.95%10/13/201610/13/201611/11/2016
2/16/2016GBX 32.201.95%5/25/20165/25/20166/24/2016
7/30/2015GBX 17.300.87%10/15/201510/15/201511/13/2015
2/27/2015GBX 30.501.37%5/28/20155/28/20156/26/2015
7/25/2014GBX 160.83%10/16/201410/16/201411/12/2014
2/27/2014GBX 281.13%5/28/20145/28/20146/25/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Spectris plc (LON:SXS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/4/2016Quellmann,UlfInsiderBuy500GBX 1,812£9,060
11/27/2015O'Higgins,JohnInsiderSell8,975GBX 1,711£153,562.25
11/25/2015Watson,CliveInsiderSell4,619GBX 1,710£78,984.90
11/24/2015Quellmann,UlfInsiderBuy348GBX 1,711£5,954.28
11/13/2015Chambre,PeterInsiderBuy60GBX 1,667£1,000.20
3/5/2015William C SeegerInsiderBuy3,000GBX 2,200£66,000
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Spectris plc (LON:SXS)
DateHeadline
News IconStock Check: Viewing Levels for Spectris PLC (SXS.L) - Providence Standard (LON:SXS)
providencestandard.com - February 15 at 6:20 AM
marketwatch.com logoSpectris 2016 profit falls; but hikes dividend - MarketWatch (LON:SXS)
www.marketwatch.com - February 15 at 6:20 AM
News IconHow Analysts See Spectris plc (LSE:SXS) Perform In The Year Ahead? - Simply Wall St (LON:SXS)
simplywall.st - February 15 at 6:20 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoFull Year 2016 Spectris PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open (LON:SXS)
biz.yahoo.com - February 15 at 6:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of SXS.L earnings conference call or presentation 14-Feb-17 8:30am GMT (LON:SXS)
finance.yahoo.com - February 15 at 6:20 AM
News IconTrading Insight: Taking a Look at Levels for Spectris PLC (SXS.L) - Rives Journal (LON:SXS)
rivesjournal.com - February 13 at 8:31 PM
capitalcube.com logoSpectris Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SXS-GB : February 13, 2017 (LON:SXS)
www.capitalcube.com - February 13 at 3:29 PM
News IconWeekly Broker Update - Spectris (LON:SXS) - NewsDen - NewsDen (LON:SXS)
newsden.net - January 23 at 8:17 AM
News IconTrading Lines in Focus for Spectris PLC (SXS.L) - Springdale Times (LON:SXS)
springdaletimes.com - January 22 at 12:50 AM
News IconSpectris (LON:SXS) Receives 'Buy' Rating From Brokers At Deutsche - UK Market News (LON:SXS)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - January 20 at 6:59 AM
trustnet.com logoSpectris appoints Group Human Resources Director (LON:SXS)
www.trustnet.com - January 17 at 12:57 PM
News IconSpectris appoints Group Human Resources Director – Military ... - Military Technologies (LON:SXS)
military-technologies.net - January 16 at 6:02 PM
News IconOutstanding Analyst Ratings For Spectris (LON:SXS) - UK Market ... - UK Market News (LON:SXS)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - January 13 at 4:36 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoBUZZ-Capital Goods: BAML reshuffles ratings on valuation (LON:SXS)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 11 at 5:17 AM
News IconInvestor Circle: Watching the Numbers on Shares of Spectris plc (LSE:SXS) - The Business Journal (LON:SXS)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 21 at 8:00 AM
News IconStock Volatility Review for Spectris plc (LSE:SXS) - The Business Journal (LON:SXS)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 9 at 7:29 AM
capitalcube.com logoSpectris Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:SXS) : December 7, 2016 (LON:SXS)
www.capitalcube.com - December 7 at 7:52 PM
News IconWhat The Charts Are Saying About Spectris plc (LSE:SXS) - The Business Journal (LON:SXS)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 7 at 8:21 AM
rttnews.com logoSpectris Chairman and Director John Hughes to step down on successor appointment - RTT News (LON:SXS)
www.rttnews.com - December 6 at 8:19 AM
News IconStock Tracker: Looking at the Numbers for Spectris plc (LSE:SXS) - The Business Journal (LON:SXS)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 6 at 8:19 AM
capitalcube.com logoSpectris Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SXS-GB : December 6, 2016 (LON:SXS)
www.capitalcube.com - December 6 at 8:19 AM
lse.co.uk logoMalvern Instruments and Panalytical to merge - London South East (registration) (blog) (LON:SXS)
www.lse.co.uk - December 3 at 7:03 PM
News IconSPECTRIS PLC - Total Voting Rights (LON:SXS)
uk.advfn.com - December 2 at 7:42 PM
News IconSPECTRIS PLC - Blocklisting - Interim Review (LON:SXS)
www.advfn.com - December 2 at 7:42 PM
News IconSPECTRIS PLC - Holding(s) in Company (LON:SXS)
uk.advfn.com - November 25 at 7:33 PM
rttnews.com logoSpectris 4-month Sales Up 18%; Sees FY Adj. Operating Profit In Line With View (LON:SXS)
www.rttnews.com - November 22 at 12:28 PM
4-traders.com logoSpectris : Trading Update (LON:SXS)
www.4-traders.com - November 22 at 12:28 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoIs Spectris plc your next big dividend stock after 18% sales rise? (LON:SXS)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - November 22 at 12:28 PM
capitalcube.com logoSpectris plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SXS-GB : November 7, 2016 (LON:SXS)
www.capitalcube.com - November 7 at 11:52 AM
capitalcube.com logoSpectris plc : Overvalued relative to peers, but may deserve another look (LON:SXS)
www.capitalcube.com - October 19 at 7:11 PM
4-traders.com logoSpectris : Notification of Trading Update (LON:SXS)
www.4-traders.com - October 18 at 11:24 AM
capitalcube.com logoSpectris plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SXS-GB : September 14, 2016 (LON:SXS)
www.capitalcube.com - September 14 at 11:54 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Spectris plc : September 12, 2016 (LON:SXS)
www.capitalcube.com - September 12 at 7:04 PM
wsj.com logo[$$] Rutland Makes Six Times Return on Millbrook Sale (LON:SXS)
www.wsj.com - September 2 at 7:28 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoSpectris makes Millbrook acquisition (LON:SXS)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - September 2 at 12:21 PM
publicnow.com logoAcquisition of Millbrook Group (LON:SXS)
www.publicnow.com - September 2 at 12:21 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Spectris plc : August 23, 2016 (LON:SXS)
www.capitalcube.com - August 23 at 7:47 PM
capitalcube.com logoSpectris plc :SXS-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2016 : August 22, 2016 (LON:SXS)
www.capitalcube.com - August 22 at 11:04 AM
nasdaq.com logoSpectris H1 PBT Down; Completes DISCOM GMBH Acquisition (LON:SXS)
www.nasdaq.com - July 28 at 7:57 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoHalf Year 2016 Spectris PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open (LON:SXS)
biz.yahoo.com - July 28 at 7:07 AM
capitalcube.com logoSpectris plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:SXS) : June 23, 2016 (LON:SXS)
www.capitalcube.com - June 23 at 2:29 PM
capitalcube.com logoSpectris plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SXS-GB : June 22, 2016 (LON:SXS)
www.capitalcube.com - June 22 at 4:35 AM
4-traders.com logoSpectris : Acquisition Of Capstone Technology Corporation (LON:SXS)
www.4-traders.com - June 21 at 10:44 AM
publicnow.com logoAcquisition of Capstone Technology Corporation (LON:SXS)
www.publicnow.com - June 20 at 2:19 AM
capitalcube.com logoSpectris plc : Fairly valued, but don’t skip the other factors (LON:SXS)
www.capitalcube.com - June 14 at 4:23 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Spectris plc : May 19, 2016 (LON:SXS)
www.capitalcube.com - May 19 at 4:18 PM
capitalcube.com logoSpectris plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SXS-GB : May 18, 2016 (LON:SXS)
www.capitalcube.com - May 18 at 4:37 AM
capitalcube.com logoSpectris plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SXS-GB : May 6, 2016 (LON:SXS)
www.capitalcube.com - May 6 at 4:35 AM
News IconHSBC Reiterates “Buy” Rating for Spectris plc (SXS) - MicroCap Magazine (LON:SXS)
microcapmagazine.com - March 14 at 11:52 AM
capitalcube.com logoSpectris Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : February 18, 2016 (LON:SXS)
www.capitalcube.com - February 18 at 4:39 AM

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What is Spectris plc's stock symbol?

Spectris plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "SXS."

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

Spectris plc announced a dividend on Tuesday, February 14th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 25th will be paid a dividend of GBX 34 per share on Friday, June 30th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.37%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 25th. This is a positive change from Spectris plc's previous dividend of $18.00. The official announcement can be seen at this link.

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

13 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Spectris plc's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 1,700 to GBX 2,795. On average, they expect Spectris plc's share price to reach GBX 2,285.83 in the next year.

When will Spectris plc announce their earnings?

Spectris plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February, 14th 2017.

How do I buy Spectris plc stock?

Shares of Spectris 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 Spectris plc stock cost?

One share of Spectris plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 2,418.


Last Updated on 2/21/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff