Victrex Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 2,342
+2.00 (+0.09 %)
(As of 04/16/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 2,342
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 2,181.84
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 2,342
Volume71,558 shs
Average Volume156,467 shs
Market Capitalization£2.03 billion
P/E Ratio37.47
Dividend Yield3.95%
Victrex plc, through its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells polymers worldwide. It offers PEEK and PAEK polymer materials; and specialist solutions for medical device manufacturers. It serves automotive, aerospace, energy, manufacturing and engineering, electronics, and medical markets. The company was incorporated in 1993 and is headquartered in Thornton Cleveleys, the United Kingdom.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Specialty Chemicals
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£266 million
Cash FlowGBX 84.83 per share
Book ValueGBX 552.80 per share



Market Cap£2.03 billion
Next Earnings Date5/10/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable


Victrex's (VCT) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum Capital
April 7, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
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March 28, 2021 |  ca.finance.yahoo.com
Victrex - London South East
March 1, 2021 |  lse.co.uk
Calculating The Fair Value Of Victrex plc (LON:VCT)
February 19, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
How Does Victrex's (LON:VCT) CEO Salary Compare to Peers?
January 11, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
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Overall MarketRank

1.33 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 0.9Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
GBX 2,342
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(As of 04/16/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Victrex (LON:VCT) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Victrex a buy right now?

11 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Victrex in the last twelve months. There are currently 4 sell ratings, 5 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" Victrex stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in VCT, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Victrex?

Wall Street analysts have given Victrex a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Victrex wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Victrex's next earnings date?

Victrex is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May 10th 2021.
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How were Victrex's earnings last quarter?

Victrex plc (LON:VCT) announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday, May, 11th. The company reported $47.60 earnings per share for the quarter.
View Victrex's earnings history

How has Victrex's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Victrex's stock was trading at GBX 1,952 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, VCT stock has increased by 20.0% and is now trading at GBX 2,342.
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How often does Victrex pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Victrex?

Victrex announced a dividend on Wednesday, December 9th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, January 28th will be paid a dividend of GBX 46.14 per share on Friday, February 19th. This represents a yield of 2.21%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 28th. The official announcement can be seen at this link.
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Is Victrex a good dividend stock?

Victrex pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.46 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.95%. The dividend payout ratio of Victrex is 0.74%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
View Victrex's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for VCT?

11 equities research analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Victrex's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,650 to GBX 2,400. On average, they expect Victrex's share price to reach GBX 1,958.89 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 16.4%.
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Who are Victrex's key executives?

Victrex's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Jakob O. Sigurdsson BA, MBA, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 57, Pay $770.28k)
  • Mr. Richard J. Armitage F.C.M.A., CFO, Group Fin. Director & Exec. Director (Age 54, Pay $467.21k)
  • Dr. Martin L. Court, Chief Commercial Officer & Exec. Director (Age 59, Pay $386.75k)
  • Mr. Kenny Gilmour, Group Operations Director
  • Mr. Andrew Hanson, Director of Investor Relations & Corp. Communications
  • Louise Waldek, Gen. Counsel & Company Sec.
  • Jilly Atherton, Group Human Resource Director

Who are some of Victrex's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Victrex own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Victrex investors own include Anglo American (AAL), Centamin (CEY), Renishaw (RSW), Hastings Group Holdings plc (HSTG.L) (HSTG), Rotork (ROR), Playtech (PTEC), Spirent Communications (SPT), Ashtead Group (AHT), Rio Tinto Group (RIO) and Quilter (QLT).

What is Victrex's stock symbol?

Victrex trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "VCT."

How do I buy shares of Victrex?

Shares of VCT 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.
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What is Victrex's stock price today?

One share of VCT stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 2,342.

How much money does Victrex make?

Victrex has a market capitalization of £2.03 billion and generates £266 million in revenue each year.

How many employees does Victrex have?

Victrex employs 874 workers across the globe.

What is Victrex's official website?

The official website for Victrex is www.victrexplc.com.

Where are Victrex's headquarters?

Victrex is headquartered at Victrex Technology Centre , Hillhouse International,, THORNTON CLEVELEYS, FY5 4QD, United Kingdom.

How can I contact Victrex?

Victrex's mailing address is Victrex Technology Centre , Hillhouse International,, THORNTON CLEVELEYS, FY5 4QD, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1253-897700.

This page was last updated on 4/18/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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