LON:SXS - Spectris Stock Price, Price Target & More

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GBX 2,799 -22.00 (-0.78 %)
(As of 05/23/2018 12:34 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 2,821
Today's RangeGBX 2,773 - GBX 2,818
52-Week RangeGBX 2,225 - GBX 2,869
Volume221,151 shs
Average Volume390,769 shs
Market Capitalization£3.22 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About Spectris (LON:SXS)

Spectris logoSpectris 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
SymbolLON:SXS
CUSIPN/A
Phone+44-1784-470470

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-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 / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins25.86%
Return on Equity37.36%
Return on Assets24.26%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares119,230,000

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 declared a dividend on Monday, February 19th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 24th will be paid a dividend of GBX 37.50 per share on Friday, June 29th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.36%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 24th. This is a boost from Spectris's previous dividend of $19.00. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Spectris' Dividend History.

How were Spectris' earnings last quarter?

Spectris (LON:SXS) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, February, 19th. The company reported $145.10 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $133.40 by $11.70. The business had revenue of $1.53 billion for the quarter. Spectris had a return on equity of 37.36% and a net margin of 25.86%. View Spectris' Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for SXS?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Spectris' shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 2,585 to GBX 3,175. On average, they expect Spectris' stock price to reach GBX 2,837.27 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Spectris.

Who are some of Spectris' key competitors?

Who are Spectris' key executives?

Spectris' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. John E. O'Higgins, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. Clive Graeme Watson, Group Fin. Director & Exec. Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. Mark Serfözo, Company Sec. & Gen. Counsel
  • Mr. Robin Stopford, Group Head of Corp. Devel.
  • Mr. Andrew Harvey, Group HR Director (Age 54)

Has Spectris been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about SXS stock have been trending somewhat positive on Wednesday, Accern reports. Accern identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Spectris earned a news sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern's scale. They also gave media headlines about the company an impact score of 45.98 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

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 2,799.

How big of a company is Spectris?

Spectris has a market capitalization of £3.22 billion.

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 (SXS)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  357 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  357 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  714
MarketBeat'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.

Analyst Ratings

Spectris (LON:SXS) Price Target and Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
12 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Spectris in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is GBX 2,837.27The high price target for SXS is GBX 3,175 and the low price target for SXS is GBX 2,585. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Buy."
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyHold
Consensus Rating Score: 2.672.672.582.42
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
4 Hold Rating(s)
8 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
4 Hold Rating(s)
8 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
8 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
2 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
7 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 2,837.27GBX 2,837.27GBX 2,758.18GBX 2,614.55

Spectris (LON:SXS) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Spectris (LON:SXS)

Spectris (LON:SXS) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/2/2018Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,800View Rating Details
4/11/2018Deutsche BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,960View Rating Details
4/9/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
4/6/2018Goldman SachsInitiated CoverageBuyGBX 2,900 ➝ GBX 3,000View Rating Details
4/5/2018BNP ParibasReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
3/28/2018HSBCReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,750View Rating Details
3/5/2018Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
2/22/2018Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 3,175View Rating Details
2/20/2018JPMorgan ChaseReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 2,900View Rating Details
2/20/2018Numis SecuritiesUpgradeHoldGBX 2,800View Rating Details
2/20/2018Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 2,870 ➝ GBX 2,890View Rating Details
12/18/2017BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 2,710 ➝ GBX 2,750View Rating Details
3/13/2017UBSBoost Price TargetSellGBX 1,700 ➝ GBX 2,000View Rating Details
1/11/2017Bank of AmericaUpgradeBuyGBX 1,900 ➝ GBX 2,600View Rating Details
(Data available from 5/23/2016 forward)

Earnings

Spectris (LON:SXS) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Spectris (LON:SXS)

Spectris (LON SXS) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/19/2018Y 2017GBX 133.40GBX 145.10GBX 152.56 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Spectris (LON:SXS) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/19/2018GBX 37.501.36%5/24/20185/24/20186/29/2018
7/25/2017GBX 190.78%10/12/201710/12/201711/10/2017
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

Spectris (LON SXS) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trading History for Spectris (LON:SXS)

Spectris (LON SXS) Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
3/14/2018John O'HigginsInsiderSell2,837GBX 2,701£76,627.37
6/1/2017Mark WilliamsonInsiderBuy15,000GBX 2,653£397,950
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

Spectris (LON SXS) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
Spectris (SXS) Plans Dividend of GBX 37.50Spectris (SXS) Plans Dividend of GBX 37.50
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 19 at 9:16 AM
Spectris (SXS) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from AnalystsSpectris (SXS) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 3:01 PM
Spectris (SXS) Hold Rating Reiterated at Liberum CapitalSpectris' (SXS) Hold Rating Reiterated at Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 1:56 PM
BNP Paribas Reaffirms Neutral Rating for Spectris (SXS)BNP Paribas Reaffirms Neutral Rating for Spectris (SXS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 7:00 PM
Barclays Reaffirms "Overweight" Rating for Spectris (SXS)Barclays Reaffirms "Overweight" Rating for Spectris (SXS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 16 at 10:54 PM
Liberum Capital Reaffirms Buy Rating for Spectris (SXS)Liberum Capital Reaffirms Buy Rating for Spectris (SXS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 6:44 PM
Spectris (SXS) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from BrokeragesSpectris (SXS) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 1:40 PM
Spectris (SXS) Receives "Buy" Rating from Deutsche BankSpectris (SXS) Receives "Buy" Rating from Deutsche Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 11 at 9:21 AM
Spectris (SXS) Given Hold Rating at Peel HuntSpectris (SXS) Given Hold Rating at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 9 at 8:10 AM
Peel Hunt Reiterates "Hold" Rating for Spectris (SXS)Peel Hunt Reiterates "Hold" Rating for Spectris (SXS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 9 at 8:03 AM
Spectris (SXS) Earns Buy Rating from Shore CapitalSpectris (SXS) Earns Buy Rating from Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 6 at 6:29 PM
Spectris (SXS) Research Coverage Started at Goldman SachsSpectris (SXS) Research Coverage Started at Goldman Sachs
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 6 at 9:04 AM
Spectris (SXS) Receives "Outperform" Rating from BNP ParibasSpectris (SXS) Receives "Outperform" Rating from BNP Paribas
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 9:53 AM
Spectris (SXS) Receives Hold Rating from Peel HuntSpectris (SXS) Receives Hold Rating from Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 3 at 9:56 PM
Spectris (SXS) Lowered to Hold at Liberum CapitalSpectris (SXS) Lowered to Hold at Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 3 at 10:17 AM
Spectris (SXS) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at HSBCSpectris' (SXS) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at HSBC
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 28 at 7:28 AM
Spectris (SXS) Price Target Raised to GBX 2,900 at JPMorgan Chase & Co.Spectris (SXS) Price Target Raised to GBX 2,900 at JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 25 at 11:33 AM
Spectris (SXS) Price Target Raised to GBX 2,890 at Morgan StanleySpectris (SXS) Price Target Raised to GBX 2,890 at Morgan Stanley
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 25 at 11:00 AM
Spectris (SXS) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by JPMorgan Chase & Co.Spectris (SXS) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 25 at 10:23 AM
Spectris (SXS) Upgraded at Numis SecuritiesSpectris (SXS) Upgraded at Numis Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 25 at 10:23 AM
Spectris plc (SXS) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from AnalystsSpectris plc (SXS) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 21 at 1:36 PM
Insider Selling: Spectris plc (SXS) Insider Sells 2,837 Shares of StockInsider Selling: Spectris plc (SXS) Insider Sells 2,837 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 16 at 1:19 PM
Spectris plc (LON:SXS): Are Analysts Right About The Drop In Earnings?Spectris plc (LON:SXS): Are Analysts Right About The Drop In Earnings?
finance.yahoo.com - March 7 at 9:19 AM
Spectris (SXS) Stock Rating Lowered by Liberum CapitalSpectris (SXS) Stock Rating Lowered by Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 5 at 11:14 PM
Spectris (SXS) Given Buy Rating at Shore CapitalSpectris (SXS) Given Buy Rating at Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 5 at 12:08 PM
Spectris (SXS) Price Target Increased to GBX 2,960 by Analysts at Deutsche BankSpectris (SXS) Price Target Increased to GBX 2,960 by Analysts at Deutsche Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 26 at 11:32 PM
Spectris (SXS) Buy Rating Reiterated at Jefferies GroupSpectris' (SXS) Buy Rating Reiterated at Jefferies Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 25 at 2:10 PM
Spectris plc (SXS) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by BrokeragesSpectris plc (SXS) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 24 at 1:32 PM
Did Spectris plc (LON:SXS) Create Value For Shareholders?Did Spectris plc (LON:SXS) Create Value For Shareholders?
finance.yahoo.com - February 21 at 9:13 AM
Peel Hunt Reiterates Hold Rating for Spectris (SXS)Peel Hunt Reiterates Hold Rating for Spectris (SXS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 19 at 3:40 PM
Shore Capital Reiterates Buy Rating for Spectris (SXS)Shore Capital Reiterates Buy Rating for Spectris (SXS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 19 at 8:02 AM
Spectris (SXS) Announces  Earnings ResultsSpectris (SXS) Announces Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 19 at 7:26 AM
Spectris (SXS) Given "Buy" Rating at Liberum CapitalSpectris (SXS) Given "Buy" Rating at Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 19 at 6:42 AM
Spectris (SXS) "Reduce" Rating Reaffirmed at Numis SecuritiesSpectris' (SXS) "Reduce" Rating Reaffirmed at Numis Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 18 at 12:24 PM
Spectris plc (SXS) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by AnalystsSpectris plc (SXS) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 30 at 1:32 PM
Spectris (SXS) Receives Buy Rating from Shore CapitalSpectris (SXS) Receives Buy Rating from Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 27 at 1:12 PM
Spectris (SXS) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Liberum CapitalSpectris (SXS) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 27 at 12:36 PM
Liberum Capital Boosts Spectris (SXS) Price Target to GBX 2,880Liberum Capital Boosts Spectris (SXS) Price Target to GBX 2,880
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 13 at 11:08 PM
Spectris (SXS) Given Buy Rating at Deutsche BankSpectris (SXS) Given Buy Rating at Deutsche Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 25 at 8:40 PM
Spectris (SXS) Price Target Increased to GBX 2,750 by Analysts at BarclaysSpectris (SXS) Price Target Increased to GBX 2,750 by Analysts at Barclays
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 18 at 3:28 PM
Spectris (SXS) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Goldman Sachs GroupSpectris (SXS) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Goldman Sachs Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 17 at 11:26 AM
Spectris To Sell 50% Stake In EMS B&K To Macquarie Capital; To Form EMS JVSpectris To Sell 50% Stake In EMS B&K To Macquarie Capital; To Form EMS JV
www.nasdaq.com - December 14 at 4:29 PM
[$$] Spectris Sells 50% Stake in Environment Monitoring Business[$$] Spectris Sells 50% Stake in Environment Monitoring Business
finance.yahoo.com - December 14 at 4:29 PM
Spectris plc (SXS) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by BrokeragesSpectris plc (SXS) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 11 at 4:30 PM
Spectris (SXS) Stock Rating Upgraded by Numis SecuritiesSpectris (SXS) Stock Rating Upgraded by Numis Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 5 at 8:02 PM
At £25.7, Is It Time To Buy Spectris plc (LSE:SXS)?At £25.7, Is It Time To Buy Spectris plc (LSE:SXS)?
finance.yahoo.com - November 27 at 4:06 PM
Spectris plc (SXS) Receives Buy Rating from Shore CapitalSpectris plc (SXS) Receives Buy Rating from Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 21 at 10:20 PM
Liberum Capital Reaffirms Buy Rating for Spectris plc (SXS)Liberum Capital Reaffirms Buy Rating for Spectris plc (SXS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 21 at 9:34 PM
Spectris 4-month Reported Sales Up 9%, Backs FY OutlookSpectris 4-month Reported Sales Up 9%, Backs FY Outlook
www.rttnews.com - November 21 at 11:24 AM
Spectris plc (SXS) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by BrokeragesSpectris plc (SXS) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 16 at 2:30 PM

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