LON:SXS - Spectris Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 2,590 -41.00 (-1.56 %)
(As of 03/26/2019 02:07 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 2,631
Today's RangeGBX 2,573 - GBX 2,626
52-Week RangeGBX 1,924.50 - GBX 2,957
Volume263,864 shs
Average Volume390,769 shs
Market Capitalization£2.99 billion
P/E Ratio16.51
Dividend Yield2.27%
BetaN/A
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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Scientific & Technical Instruments
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorComputer and Technology
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+44-1784-470470

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£1.60 billion
Cash FlowGBX 61.15 per share
Book ValueGBX 1,067 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees10,000
Market Cap£2.99 billion
Next Earnings DateN/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, February 19th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 23rd will be given a dividend of GBX 40.50 per share on Friday, June 28th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.55%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 23rd. This is an increase from Spectris's previous dividend of $20.50. 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, February, 19th. The company reported $164.90 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $155.20 by $9.70. View Spectris' Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for SXS?

15 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Spectris' stock. Their predictions range from GBX 2,150 to GBX 3,195. On average, they anticipate Spectris' share price to reach GBX 2,735.71 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 5.6% 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?

News coverage about SXS stock has trended positive on Tuesday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Spectris earned a media sentiment score of 2.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Spectris' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Spectris own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Spectris investors own include Danaher (DHR), Micron Technology (MU), Constellation Brands (STZ), Lumber Liquidators (LL), Pfizer (PFE), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Mid-America Apartment Communities (MAA), Intuitive Surgical (ISRG), Teleflex (TFX) and Cisco Systems (CSCO).

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 61)
  • Mr. Andrew Heath, CEO & Exec. Director
  • Mr. Mark Serfözo, Company Sec. & Gen. Counsel
  • Mr. Robin Stopford, Group Head of Corp. Devel.
  • Mr. Andrew Harvey, Group HR Director (Age 55)

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 2,590.

How big of a company is Spectris?

Spectris has a market capitalization of £2.99 billion and generates £1.60 billion in revenue each year. Spectris employs 10,000 workers across the globe.

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 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  429 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  411 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  840
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This page was last updated on 3/26/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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