LON:SXS - Spectris Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started GBX 2,406 -45.00 (-1.84 %) (As of 01/24/2019 01:41 AM ET)Previous CloseGBX 2,451Today's RangeGBX 2,379 - GBX 2,43652-Week RangeGBX 2,225 - GBX 2,869Volume281,293 shsAverage Volume390,769 shsMarket CapitalizationN/AP/E RatioN/ADividend YieldN/ABetaN/A ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsInsider TradesHeadlines Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Spectris plc manufactures and sells measuring instruments and controls worldwide. It operates through four segments: Materials Analysis, Test and Measurement, In-line Instrumentation, and Industrial Controls. The Materials Analysis segment provides products and services, which enable customers to determine structure, composition, quantity, and quality of particles and materials during their research and development processes, when assessing materials before production, or during the manufacturing process. It serves metal, minerals and mining, pharmaceutical, fine chemical, and semiconductor industries; and academic research institutes. The Test and Measurement segment supplies test, measurement, and analysis equipment, as well as software and services for product design optimization, manufacturing control, microseismic monitoring, and environmental noise monitoring. It serves automotive, aerospace, electronics, and energy industries, as well as academic research institutes. The In-line Instrumentation segment offers process analytical measurement, asset monitoring, and online controls, as well as associated consumables and services for primary processing and converting industries. It serves process, pulp, paper, tissue, energy, utilities, and Web and converting industries. The Industrial Controls segment provides products and solutions that measure, monitor, control, inform, and connect during the production process. It serves manufacturing, process, energy, electronics, and healthcare industries. The company was formerly known as Fairey Aviation Company Ltd. and changed its name to Spectris plc in May 2001. Spectris plc was founded in 1915 and is headquartered in Egham, the United Kingdom. Receive SXS News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for SXS and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange LON Industry Scientific & Technical Instruments Sub-IndustryN/A SectorComputer and Technology Current SymbolLON:SXS Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.spectris.com Phone+44-1784-470470Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current RatioN/A Quick RatioN/APrice-To-Earnings Trailing P/E RatioN/A Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual SalesN/A Price / SalesN/A Cash FlowN/A Price / Cash FlowN/A Book ValueN/A Price / BookN/AProfitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net MarginsN/A Return on EquityN/A Return on AssetsN/AMiscellaneous Employees10,000 Outstanding SharesN/AMarket CapN/A OptionableNot Optionable Spectris (LON:SXS) Frequently Asked Questions What is Spectris' stock symbol? Spectris trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "SXS." How often does Spectris pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Spectris? Spectris announced a dividend on Tuesday, July 24th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, October 11th will be paid a dividend of GBX 20.50 per share on Friday, November 9th. This represents a yield of 0.84%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 11th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Spectris' Dividend History. How were Spectris' earnings last quarter? Spectris plc (LON:SXS) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, July, 24th. The company reported $46.10 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $51.80 by $5.70. View Spectris' Earnings History. What price target have analysts set for SXS? 15 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Spectris' stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 2,150 to GBX 3,175. On average, they expect Spectris' share price to reach GBX 2,757.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 14.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Spectris. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Spectris? 15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Spectris in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Spectris. Has Spectris been receiving favorable news coverage? Press coverage about SXS stock has been trending negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Spectris earned a media sentiment score of -2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is very unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of Spectris' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Spectris include Ab Dynamics (ABDP), BSM Technologies (GPS), Codan (CDA), ENTREC (ENT), Eurocontrol Technics Group (EUO), exactEarth (XCT), Flexpoint Sensor Systems (FLXT), HEXAGON AB/ADR (HXGBY), Jemtec (JTC), Judges Scientific (JDG), Kraken Robotics (PNG), MedX Health (MDX), Microsaic Systems (MSYS), Opsens (OPSSF) and Optiscan Imaging (OIL). Who are Spectris' key executives? Spectris' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Clive Graeme Watson B.Comm (Acc), C.T.A., A.C.A, Group Fin. Director & Exec. Director (Age 60)Mr. John E. O'Higgins, Former Exec. Director (Age 54)Mr. Andrew Heath, CEO & Exec. DirectorMr. Mark Serfözo, Company Sec. & Gen. CounselMr. Robin Stopford, Group Head of Corp. Devel. How do I buy shares of Spectris? Shares of SXS 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 Spectris' stock price today? One share of SXS stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 2,406. What is Spectris' official website? The official website for Spectris is http://www.spectris.com/. How can I contact Spectris? Spectris' mailing address is Heritage House, Church Road, EGHAM, TW20 9QD, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1784-470470. MarketBeat Community Rating for Spectris (LON SXS)Community Ranking: 2.6 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 416 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 396 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 812MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Spectris and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SXS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SXS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 1/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Why are analyst ratings important in trading stocks?