Spectris plc Company Profile (LON:SXS)

About Spectris plc

Spectris plc logoSpectris plc is a supplier of making measuring instruments and controls. The Company 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.

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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: SXS
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $26.15
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $2031.49
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $1871.53
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 1,441 - GBX 2,212
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 24.53
  • P/E Growth: 3.96
  • Market Cap: $2.56B
  • Outstanding Shares: 119,099,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Spectris plc (LON:SXS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 8 Hold Ratings, 7 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.38)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,962.33

Analysts' Ratings History for Spectris plc (LON:SXS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/15/2016Jefferies GroupBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 2,125 -> GBX 2,185View Rating Details
9/5/2016Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,835View Rating Details
9/5/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,925View Rating Details
9/5/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 2,550View Rating Details
9/2/2016Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
9/2/2016Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,080View Rating Details
8/16/2016HSBCLower Price TargetReduceGBX 2,000 -> GBX 1,700View Rating Details
8/5/2016Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 2,230 -> GBX 2,380View Rating Details
7/29/2016BNP ParibasReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 2,000View Rating Details
7/28/2016Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
4/20/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,730View Rating Details
2/19/2016InvestecBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 1,605 -> GBX 1,760View Rating Details
2/19/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,830View 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.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
1/19/2015Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/21/2014 forward)


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


Earnings Estimates for Spectris plc (LON:SXS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $118.17 EPS


Dividend History for Spectris plc (LON:SXS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
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)


Latest Headlines for Spectris plc (LON:SXS)
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
breakingfinancenews.com logoSpectris PLC (LON:SXS) target price bumped up to 2,125GBX as issued in a report today by Jefferies International (LON:SXS)
breakingfinancenews.com - August 2 at 11:28 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoSpectris PLC (LON:SXS) price target increased to 2,000GBX as issued in a report today by Exane BNP Paribas (LON:SXS)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 31 at 11:29 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
breakingfinancenews.com logoExane BNP Paribas covered (LON:SXS) Spectris PLC, boosting its target price to 1,900GBX earlier today (LON:SXS)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 13 at 10:34 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoSpectris (LON:SXS) price target bumped up to 1,813GBX as disclosed today by JP Morgan Cazenove (LON:SXS)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 12 at 12:00 PM
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
breakingfinancenews.com logoSpectris PLC (LON:SXS) target price held steady to GBX1,765 as issued in a report today by JP Morgan Cazenove (LON:SXS)
breakingfinancenews.com - June 16 at 7:54 PM
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
News IconAnalysts At Exane BNP Paribas Retained Spectris PLC (LON:SXS) As Outperform - Risers & Fallers (LON:SXS)
www.risersandfallers.com - February 17 at 2:26 PM
capitalcube.com logoSpectris Plc : Neutral outlook but great fundamentals (LON:SXS)
www.capitalcube.com - February 16 at 4:06 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of SXS.L earnings conference call or presentation 16-Feb-16 8:30am GMT (LON:SXS)
finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 3:04 PM
rttnews.com logoSpectris FY15 Profit Declines, Sales Up; Lifts Dividend - Quick Facts (LON:SXS)
www.rttnews.com - February 16 at 2:20 PM
4-traders.com logoSpectris : 2015 year end results (LON:SXS)
www.4-traders.com - February 16 at 2:20 PM
ft.com logo[$$] Spectris hit by faltering industrial activity in North America (LON:SXS)
www.ft.com - February 16 at 1:33 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoFull Year 2015 Spectris PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open (LON:SXS)
biz.yahoo.com - February 16 at 7:07 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoDo Today’s Results Make Anglo American plc & Spectris plc A Buy? (LON:SXS)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 6:08 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoSpectris earnings down on mixed global markets (LON:SXS)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 3:12 AM
wallstreet.org logoInvestec Reiterated Spectris PLC (LON:SXS) As Hold; Has PT Of GBX 1605.00 - WallStreet.org (LON:SXS)
www.wallstreet.org - February 13 at 2:07 PM
News IconSpectris (LON:SXS) Recent Analyst Updates - Risers & Fallers (LON:SXS)
www.risersandfallers.com - February 12 at 2:07 PM
News IconSpectris PLC (LON:SXS) Receives Hold Rating From Investec Analysts - Risers & Fallers (LON:SXS)
www.risersandfallers.com - February 11 at 1:59 PM
News IconShares Of Spectris PLC (LON:SXS) Rated As Hold By Analysts At Canaccord Genuity - Risers & Fallers (LON:SXS)
www.risersandfallers.com - February 9 at 1:28 PM
News IconResearchers at Exane BNP Paribas Kept the Same their "Outperform" rating for Spectris PLC (LON:SXS). The Target ... - OctaFinance.com (LON:SXS)
www.octafinance.com - January 27 at 12:04 PM
News IconShares Of Spectris PLC (LON:SXS) Rated As Outperform By Analysts At Exane BNP Paribas - Risers & Fallers (LON:SXS)
www.risersandfallers.com - January 26 at 7:12 PM
trustnet.com logoBroker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on Spectris PLC (LON:SXS)
www.trustnet.com - January 26 at 12:46 PM
capitalcube.com logoSpectris Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : January 8, 2016 (LON:SXS)
www.capitalcube.com - January 8 at 4:36 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoESG Solutions Offers Market Leading Induced Seismicity Monitoring System through Acquisition of Spectraseis Inc. (LON:SXS)
finance.yahoo.com - December 15 at 10:00 AM
capitalcube.com logoSpectris Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : December 9, 2015 (LON:SXS)
www.capitalcube.com - December 9 at 4:32 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoSpectris says full year operating profits to be at lower end of range (LON:SXS)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - November 20 at 2:52 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoNo FTSE 100 ex-divs on Oct. 15 (LON:SXS)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - October 12 at 6:25 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoMEDIA-LTIPs face axe after city chiefs' pay review - Sky News (LON:SXS)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 7 at 1:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of SXS.L earnings conference call or presentation 30-Jul-15 9:30am GMT (LON:SXS)
finance.yahoo.com - July 31 at 1:05 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoSpectris sees full-year profit at lower end of market expectations (LON:SXS)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - July 30 at 3:13 AM


Last Updated on 10/21/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff