Synthomer PLC Company Profile (LON:SYNT)

About Synthomer PLC (LON:SYNT)

Synthomer PLC logoSynthomer Plc is a specialty chemical company. The Company supplies aqueous polymers in various markets, including paper, carpet and foam, construction and coating, functional polymers, health and protection, specialties and other. It operates in segments, including Europe and North America and Asia and Rest of World. It offers various products, including nitrile butadiene rubber for product areas, such as medical gloves and other dipped latex products; styrene butadiene rubber for product areas, such as packaging, bindings for carpet, foams for mattresses, pillows and shoes, as well as compounds for carpet backing and high solid latex applications; specialties for product areas, such as automotive sound dampening, polyvinyl chloride, polyester resins for powder coatings, catalysts, flame retardants and monomers, and dispersions for product areas, such as cement modification, primers, flooring adhesives, flexible roof coatings, emulsion and specialist paints, coatings and oilfields.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Specialty Chemicals - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:SYNT
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: £1.7 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 339,853,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 491.96
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 467.15
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 339.60 - GBX 516.37
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 15.53
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £1.05 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.62
  • Book Value: GBX 0.96 per share
  • Price / Book: 5.21
  • EBIDTA: £153.4 million
  • Net Margins: 12.23%
  • Return on Equity: 41.58%
  • Return on Assets: 13.50%
  • Average Volume: 532,490 shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Synthomer PLC (LON:SYNT)

What is Synthomer PLC's stock symbol?

Synthomer PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "SYNT."

How often does Synthomer PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Synthomer PLC?

Synthomer PLC declared a dividend on Monday, March 6th. Investors of record on Thursday, June 8th will be paid a dividend of GBX 7.80 per share on Thursday, July 6th. This represents a yield of 1.75%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 8th. This is an increase from Synthomer PLC's previous dividend of $3.50. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Synthomer PLC's Dividend History.

When will Synthomer PLC make its next earnings announcement?

Synthomer PLC is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, August, 7th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Synthomer PLC.

Where is Synthomer PLC's stock going? Where will Synthomer PLC's stock price be in 2017?

12 analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Synthomer PLC's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 350 to GBX 525. On average, they anticipate Synthomer PLC's stock price to reach GBX 460.42 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Synthomer PLC.

Who are some of Synthomer PLC's key competitors?

Who are Synthomer PLC's key executives?

Synthomer PLC's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Calum G. MacLean, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Stephen G. Bennett, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director
  • Richard Atkinson, Company Secretary
  • Neil A. Johnson OBE, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Alex G. Catto, Non-Executive Director
  • Caroline Johnstone, Non-Executive Director
  • Hau Hian Lee, Non-Executive Director
  • Jinya Chen, Independent Non-Executive Director

How do I buy Synthomer PLC stock?

Shares of Synthomer 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.

What is Synthomer PLC's stock price today?

One share of Synthomer PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 499.90.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Synthomer PLC (LON SYNT)
Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  431 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  378 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  809
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Synthomer PLC and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Synthomer PLC (LON:SYNT) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 4 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.33)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 460.42

Analysts' Ratings History for Synthomer PLC (LON:SYNT)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/13/2017Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 495 -> GBX 507View Rating Details
7/3/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyGBX 525View Rating Details
6/14/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 368 -> GBX 440View Rating Details
4/27/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingHoldGBX 460View Rating Details
4/5/2017Peel HuntBoost Price TargetAddGBX 440 -> GBX 500View Rating Details
3/30/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingUnderperformView Rating Details
3/13/2017Berenberg BankBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 505 -> GBX 525View Rating Details
3/9/2017Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 450 -> GBX 465View Rating Details
3/6/2017N+1 SingerReiterated RatingBuyGBX 430View Rating Details
2/13/2017InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 523View Rating Details
2/6/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingUnderweightGBX 350View Rating Details
11/9/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyGBX 410View Rating Details
3/29/2016BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 340View Rating Details
3/8/2016HSBC Holdings plcBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 345 -> GBX 350View Rating Details
(Data available from 7/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Synthomer PLC (LON:SYNT)
Earnings by Quarter for Synthomer PLC (LON:SYNT)
Earnings History by Quarter for Synthomer PLC (LON SYNT)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/7/2017N/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Synthomer PLC (LON:SYNT)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $28.20 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Synthomer PLC (LON SYNT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
3/6/2017GBX 7.801.75%6/8/20176/8/20177/6/2017
8/9/2016GBX 3.500.9%10/6/201610/6/201611/4/2016
3/2/2016GBX 5.401.74%6/2/20166/2/20167/4/2016
8/11/2015GBX 3.200.91%10/8/201510/8/201511/5/2015
2/26/2015GBX 12.603.84%6/4/20156/4/20157/3/2015
8/11/2014GBX 31.31%10/9/201410/9/201411/6/2014
2/28/2014GBX 3.601.34%6/4/20146/4/20147/4/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Synthomer PLC (LON:SYNT)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Synthomer PLC (LON:SYNT)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Synthomer PLC (LON:SYNT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/6/2017Calum MacLeanInsiderBuy3,424GBX 497£17,017.28
6/8/2017Alexander G CattoInsiderSell950,000GBX 497£4,721,500
5/5/2016Catto,Alexander GInsiderSell132,500GBX 343£454,475
3/27/2015David BlackwoodInsiderSell10,000GBX 315£31,500
3/18/2015Calum MacLeanInsiderBuy4,981GBX 295.41£14,714.37
3/17/2015Calum MacLeanInsiderBuy4,981GBX 295.41£14,714.37
3/16/2015Calum MacLeanInsiderBuy60,492GBX 296.44£179,322.48
3/12/2015Calum MacLeanInsiderBuy45,693GBX 292.01£133,428.13
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Synthomer PLC (LON:SYNT)
Latest Headlines for Synthomer PLC (LON:SYNT)
DateHeadline logoCalum MacLean Purchases 3,424 Shares of Synthomer PLC (LON:SYNT) Stock - July 10 at 7:50 AM logoPolymer Dispersions Market Worth 10.27 Billion USD by 2022 - July 4 at 4:06 PM logoSynthomer PLC (LON:SYNT) Given "Buy" Rating at Deutsche Bank AG - July 3 at 7:20 AM logoSynthomer PLC (SYNT) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts - June 28 at 12:50 AM logoSynthomer Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SYNT-GB : June 26, 2017 - June 27 at 8:50 AM logoSynthomer PLC (SYNT) PT Raised to GBX 440 - June 18 at 9:32 AM logoSynthomer Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:SYNT) : June 16, 2017 - June 17 at 6:32 AM logoSynthomer Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SYNT-GB : June 15, 2017 - June 15 at 4:34 PM logoAlexander G. Catto Sells 950,000 Shares of Synthomer PLC (SYNT) Stock - June 9 at 1:34 PM logoSynthomer Plc : Fairly valued, but may deserve another look - June 9 at 1:35 AM logoSynthomer PLC (SYNT) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages - May 8 at 2:44 PM logoThe redispersible polymer powder market is projected to reach USD 2.61 billion by 2026 - May 2 at 5:57 PM logoSynthomer PLC (SYNT) Given "Hold" Rating at Numis Securities Ltd - April 30 at 1:54 PM logoSynthomer PLC (SYNT) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by JPMorgan Chase & Co. - April 30 at 6:58 AM logoSynthomer Keeps Outlook For 2017 As Trading Remains In Line - April 27 at 8:47 PM logoSynthomer Keeps Outlook For 2017 As Trading Remains In Line - London South East (registration) (blog) - April 27 at 7:13 AM logoSynthomer PLC (SYNT) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts - April 11 at 2:35 PM logoDeutsche Bank AG Boosts Synthomer PLC (SYNT) Price Target to GBX 500 - April 9 at 3:09 PM logoSynthomer PLC (SYNT) Given New GBX 500 Price Target at Peel Hunt - April 8 at 4:15 PM logoCredit Suisse Group AG Reaffirms Underperform Rating for Synthomer PLC (SYNT) - April 5 at 2:03 AM logoBerenberg Bank Upgrades Synthomer PLC (SYNT) to Buy - April 2 at 6:40 PM logoDeutsche Bank AG Reaffirms Buy Rating for Synthomer PLC (SYNT) - April 2 at 12:28 PM logoSynthomer PLC (SYNT) Given "Underperform" Rating at Credit Suisse Group AG - March 30 at 10:42 PM logoSynthomer PLC's (SYNT) "Overweight" Rating Reaffirmed at Barclays PLC - March 23 at 2:19 AM logoPöyry awarded detail engineering services assignment for revamp of dispersion plant in Worms, Germany - March 17 at 1:58 AM logoSynthomer Profit Rises, Snaps Up Perstop Oxo Belgium For EUR78 Million - March 7 at 8:53 AM
News IconUPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on March 6 - March 7 at 8:53 AM logoSynthomer 2016 profit rises - March 7 at 8:53 AM logoEdited Transcript of SYNT.L earnings conference call or presentation 6-Mar-17 9:00am GMT - March 6 at 7:21 PM logoFull Year 2016 Synthomer PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open - March 6 at 12:17 PM logoCIMB raises KLK's target price by 6% to reflect higher market valuations - February 15 at 6:20 AM logoSynthomer Mulls Bid for Archroma Unit Valued at $1.5 Billion - Bloomberg - February 5 at 7:54 PM logoChemicals maker Synthomer sees 2016 profit ahead of estimates - January 21 at 2:54 AM logoIs 15% riser Synthomer plc a buy after beating expectations? - January 20 at 6:58 AM logoResearch and Markets - Redispersible Polymer Powder Market to Reach $2 Billion by 2026 - Key Vendors are Akzonobel, Benson Polymers & Synthomer - December 22 at 3:40 AM logoCapital Markets Day - London South East (registration) (blog) - December 3 at 9:55 AM logoPZ Cussons Adds Croda International Finance Director As Non-Executive - October 12 at 7:31 PM


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Synthomer PLC (SYNT) Chart for Friday, July, 21, 2017

This page was last updated on 7/21/2017 by Staff