Victrex plc Company Profile (LON:VCT)

About Victrex plc

Victrex plc logoVictrex plc is a United Kingdom-based holding company. The Company is engaged in the manufacture and sale of various polymers. The Company's operating segments include Industrial (Victrex Polymer Solutions) and Medical (Invibio Biomaterial Solutions). The Victrex Polymer Solutions segment focuses on automotive, aerospace, electronics and energy markets. The Invibio Biomaterial Solutions segment focuses on providing specialist solutions for medical device manufacturers. The Company offers polyetheretherketone (PEEK) and polyaryletherketone (PAEK)-based polymer solutions. The Company's geographical locations include the United Kingdom; Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA); Americas, and Asia-Pacific. Its solutions are used in a range of applications, such as braking systems in automotive market, seal rings in energy market, mobile devices in electronics market and implanted devices in medical market. Its subsidiaries include Victrex Manufacturing Limited and Invibio Limited.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: VCT
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $23.22
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $1924.95
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $1746.41
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 1,275.58 - GBX 1,996
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 19.13
  • P/E Growth: 2.67
  • Market Cap: $1.58B
  • Outstanding Shares: 85,296,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Victrex plc (LON:VCT) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 9 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.08)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,846

Analysts' Ratings History for Victrex plc (LON:VCT)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/9/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,042View Rating Details
2/9/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,800View Rating Details
2/9/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,550View Rating Details
2/8/2017N+1 SingerDowngradeHoldGBX 2,000View Rating Details
2/6/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,245View Rating Details
2/6/2017Peel HuntDowngradeAddGBX 1,900 -> GBX 2,100View Rating Details
1/5/2017Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 1,700 -> GBX 1,775View Rating Details
12/8/2016Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperformGBX 2,050 -> GBX 2,300View Rating Details
10/5/2016BNP ParibasReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 1,450View Rating Details
7/27/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual weightGBX 1,600View Rating Details
7/27/2016Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
3/16/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,700View Rating Details
2/10/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqualwt/In-LineGBX 1,850View Rating Details
1/21/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
8/18/2015Equita SIM SpAReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,200View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/25/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Victrex plc (LON:VCT)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Victrex plc (LON:VCT)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $103.42 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Victrex plc (LON:VCT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
12/6/2016GBX 35.092%2/2/20172/2/20172/17/2017
5/16/2016GBX 11.730.78%6/9/20166/9/20167/1/2016
12/8/2015GBX 35.091.86%2/4/20162/4/20162/19/2016
5/19/2015GBX 11.730.57%6/11/20156/11/20156/30/2015
12/9/2014GBX 83.764.2%2/5/20152/5/20152/20/2015
5/20/2014GBX 11.390.65%6/11/20146/11/20147/1/2014
12/10/2013GBX 32.651.99%2/5/20142/5/20142/21/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Victrex plc (LON:VCT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/16/2017Martin CourtInsiderBuy7GBX 1,922£134.54
1/16/2017Martin CourtInsiderBuy6GBX 1,983£118.98
12/16/2016Martin CourtInsiderBuy6GBX 1,899£113.94
11/6/2016Martin CourtInsiderBuy8GBX 1,686£134.88
10/17/2016Timothy (Tim) J CooperInsiderBuy7GBX 1,756£122.92
9/16/2016Cooper,Timothy (Tim) JInsiderBuy8GBX 1,509£120.72
8/17/2016Court ,MartinInsiderBuy8GBX 1,551£124.08
7/18/2016Court ,MartinInsiderBuy8GBX 1,582£126.56
6/16/2016Court ,MartinInsiderBuy9GBX 1,424£128.16
5/16/2016Court ,MartinInsiderBuy8GBX 1,495£119.60
4/18/2016Court ,MartinInsiderBuy8GBX 1,579£126.32
3/16/2016Cooper,Timothy (Tim) JInsiderBuy8GBX 1,600£128
2/16/2016Court ,MartinInsiderBuy9GBX 1,410£126.90
1/18/2016Court ,MartinInsiderBuy8GBX 1,520£121.60
12/16/2015Cooper,Timothy (Tim) JInsiderBuy7GBX 1,819£127.33
12/15/2015Cooper,Timothy (Tim) JInsiderSell218GBX 1,807£3,939.26
12/8/2015Pentz,Lawrence CInsiderBuy2,000GBX 1,894£37,880
11/16/2015Court ,MartinInsiderBuy7GBX 1,852£129.64
10/19/2015Court ,MartinInsiderBuy7GBX 1,794£125.58
9/28/2015Court ,MartinInsiderBuy500GBX 1,697£8,485
9/24/2015Dougal,Andrew J HInsiderBuy1,000GBX 1,639£16,390
9/17/2015Cooper,Timothy (Tim) JInsiderBuy7GBX 1,746£122.22
8/18/2015Court ,MartinInsiderBuy7GBX 1,898£132.86
7/20/2015Court ,MartinInsiderBuy6GBX 2,026£121.56
5/22/2015David R HummelInsiderSell50,000GBX 2,035.55£1,017,775
2/17/2015Timothy (Tim) J CooperInsiderSell2,120GBX 2,081£44,117.20
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Victrex plc (LON:VCT)
DateHeadline
News IconWhat Are the Numbers Saying About: Victrex plc (LSE:VCT) - Benton Bulletin (LON:VCT)
bentonbulletin.com - February 15 at 6:50 AM
capitalcube.com logoVictrex Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : VCT-GB : February 13, 2017 (LON:VCT)
www.capitalcube.com - February 13 at 10:29 AM
News IconTrading View on Shares of Victrex PLC (VCT.L) - Davidson Register (LON:VCT)
davidsonregister.com - February 8 at 1:51 AM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoVictrex plc 15.5% Potential Upside Indicated by Liberum Capital - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:VCT)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - February 7 at 3:49 PM
capitalcube.com logoVictrex Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : VCT-GB : February 3, 2017 (LON:VCT)
www.capitalcube.com - February 3 at 6:35 AM
News IconNasstar PLC (LON:NASA) Receives 'Corporate' Rating From Brokers At Finncap (LON:VCT)
xboxonezone.com - February 2 at 6:31 AM
capitalcube.com logoVictrex Plc : Neutral assessment on price but strong on fundamentals (LON:VCT)
www.capitalcube.com - January 28 at 7:32 AM
News IconCCI, MA, and RSI in Focus for Victrex PLC (VCT.L) - Springdale Times (LON:VCT)
springdaletimes.com - January 27 at 6:34 AM
News IconFinnCap Reaffirms "Corporate" Rating for Victoria PLC (VCP) (LON:VCT)
baddgoddess.com - January 13 at 5:19 AM
capitalcube.com logoVictrex Plc :VCT-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended September 30, 2016 : January 13, 2017 (LON:VCT)
www.capitalcube.com - January 13 at 5:19 AM
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vouxmagazine.com - January 12 at 7:23 AM
capitalcube.com logoVictrex Plc :VCT-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : January 12, 2017 (LON:VCT)
www.capitalcube.com - January 12 at 7:23 AM
News IconBlancco Technology Group PLC (BLTG) Receives "Buy" Rating from the Peel Hunt (LON:VCT)
mjbstar.com - January 9 at 3:55 AM
News IconPurplebricks Group PLC (LON:PURP) Receives 'Buy' Rating From Brokers At Investec (LON:VCT)
perspectivabetica.com - January 9 at 3:55 AM
News IconVictrex PLC (LON:VCT) Issued With 'Hold' Rating At Deutsche Bank ... - UK Market News (LON:VCT)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - January 6 at 6:26 AM
News IconVictrex Plc (LON:VCT) Analyst Target Prices - UK Market News (LON:VCT)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - January 3 at 8:23 AM
News IconRecent Broker Updates On Victrex Plc (LON:VCT) - NewsDen (LON:VCT)
newsden.net - December 31 at 4:06 AM
News IconOutstanding Analyst Ratings For Victrex Plc (LON:VCT) - UK Market ... - UK Market News (LON:VCT)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - December 21 at 8:24 PM
marketexclusive.com logoAnalyst Downgrades – Victrex plc (LON:VCT) Stock Gets Downgraded By Numis Securities Ltd from Hold to - Market Exclusive (LON:VCT)
marketexclusive.com - December 19 at 1:37 AM
marketexclusive.com logoAnalyst Upgrades – Victrex plc (LON:VCT) Stock Gets Upgraded By Numis Securities Ltd from Hold to - Market Exclusive (LON:VCT)
marketexclusive.com - December 17 at 5:55 AM
News IconStock Tracker: Looking at the Numbers for Victrex plc (LSE:VCT) - The Business Journal (LON:VCT)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 16 at 6:20 AM
News IconTracking the Numbers for Victrex plc (LSE:VCT) - The Business Journal (LON:VCT)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 15 at 7:04 AM
News IconStock Review: Checking in on Share of Victrex plc (LSE:VCT) - The Business Journal (LON:VCT)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 14 at 8:29 AM
News IconKeeping an Eye on Shares of Victrex plc (LSE:VCT) - The Business Journal (LON:VCT)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 9 at 10:04 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Victrex Plc : December 8, 2016 (LON:VCT)
www.capitalcube.com - December 9 at 2:33 AM
capitalcube.com logoVictrex Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:VCT) : December 8, 2016 (LON:VCT)
www.capitalcube.com - December 9 at 2:33 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of VCT.L earnings conference call or presentation 6-Dec-16 9:30am GMT (LON:VCT)
finance.yahoo.com - December 7 at 9:12 PM
capitalcube.com logoVictrex Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : VCT-GB : December 7, 2016 (LON:VCT)
www.capitalcube.com - December 7 at 9:12 PM
rttnews.com logoVictrex Fiscal Year Profit Declines; Revenue Down 4% - Quick Facts (LON:VCT)
www.rttnews.com - December 6 at 8:04 PM
News IconInvestor Watch: Checking in on Shares of Victrex plc (LSE:VCT) - The Business Journal (LON:VCT)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 6 at 11:46 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoFull Year 2016 Victrex PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open (LON:VCT)
biz.yahoo.com - December 6 at 11:46 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoHow Brexit can send Victrex plc and Ashtead Group plc higher (LON:VCT)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - December 6 at 11:46 AM
News IconStock Survey: Viewing Levels for Victrex plc (LSE:VCT) - The Business Journal (LON:VCT)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 5 at 8:25 AM
News IconTrading Scope: Checking on Shares of Victrex plc (LSE:VCT) - The Business Journal (LON:VCT)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 2 at 10:24 AM
News IconTechnical Buzz on Victrex plc (LSE:VCT) - The Business Journal (LON:VCT)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 1 at 8:01 AM
News IconVictrex PLC reiterated as Hold By Deutsche Bank - NewsDen (LON:VCT)
newsden.net - November 30 at 10:04 AM
News IconF-Score Review on Shares of Victrex plc (LSE:VCT) - The Business Journal (LON:VCT)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - November 29 at 12:40 PM
News IconWhat Are the Numbers Saying About: Victrex plc (LSE:VCT) - The Business Journal (LON:VCT)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - November 28 at 9:47 AM
News IconVictrex Plc (LON:VCT) Analyst Target Prices - UK Market News - UK Market News (LON:VCT)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - November 25 at 7:53 PM
News IconChecking the Metrics on Shares of Victrex plc (LSE:VCT) - The Business Journal (LON:VCT)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - November 25 at 5:45 AM
News IconInvestor Update: Tracking Shares of Victrex plc (LSE:VCT) - The Business Journal (LON:VCT)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - November 24 at 11:34 AM
News IconPrice Index Watch on Shares of Victrex plc (LSE:VCT) - The Business Journal (LON:VCT)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - November 22 at 8:21 PM
News IconTrading Ledger: Keeping an Eye on Victrex plc (LSE:VCT) - The Business Journal (LON:VCT)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - November 18 at 11:42 AM
News IconWatching the Numbers for Victrex plc (LSE:VCT) - The Business Journal (LON:VCT)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - November 17 at 7:51 PM
News IconLevels in View on Shares of Victrex plc (LSE:VCT) - The Business Journal (LON:VCT)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - November 16 at 8:28 PM
News IconOutstanding Analyst Ratings For Victrex Plc (LON:VCT) - UK Market News (LON:VCT)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - November 15 at 11:58 AM
News IconWhat The Charts Are Saying About Victrex plc (LSE:VCT) - The Business Journal (LON:VCT)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - November 15 at 11:58 AM
News IconInside the Numbers: Checking on Shares of Victrex plc (LSE:VCT) - The Business Journal (LON:VCT)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - November 14 at 12:28 PM
News IconInvestors in Victrex plc (LSE:VCT) are paying above the intrinsic value - Simply Wall St (LON:VCT)
simplywall.st - October 29 at 10:52 AM
News IconJohn Laing Group PLC (JLG) Receives "Overweight" Rating from Barclays PLC (LON:VCT)
myhealthbowl.com - October 22 at 11:31 AM

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What is Victrex plc's stock symbol?

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

How often does Victrex plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Victrex plc?

Victrex plc declared a dividend on Tuesday, December 6th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, February 2nd will be paid a dividend of GBX 35.09 per share on Friday, February 17th. This represents a dividend yield of 2%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 2nd. This is an increase from Victrex plc's previous dividend of $11.73. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.

Where is Victrex plc's stock going? Where will Victrex plc's stock price be in 2017?

12 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Victrex plc's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 1,450 to GBX 2,300. On average, they anticipate Victrex plc's stock price to reach GBX 1,846 in the next twelve months.

When will Victrex plc announce their earnings?

Victrex plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May, 15th 2017.

How do I buy Victrex plc stock?

Shares of Victrex 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.

How much does a share of Victrex plc stock cost?

One share of Victrex plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,850.


Last Updated on 2/25/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff