LON:VCT - Victrex Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 2,286 +8.00 (+0.35 %)
(As of 03/22/2019 04:12 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 2,278
Today's RangeGBX 2,260 - GBX 2,292
52-Week RangeGBX 2,136 - GBX 3,434
Volume225,547 shs
Average Volume274,177 shs
Market Capitalization£1.97 billion
P/E Ratio17.83
Dividend Yield2.62%
BetaN/A
Victrex plc, through its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells polymers worldwide. The company offers VICTREX PEEK polymer materials; and biomaterial solutions for use in spine, ortho, dental, trauma, knee, cardiovascular, and orthopedic applications. It also offers 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
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorBasic Materials
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+44-1253-897700

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£326 million
Cash FlowGBX 168.49 per share
Book ValueGBX 569.80 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees921
Market Cap£1.97 billion
Next Earnings Date5/13/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

Victrex (LON:VCT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Victrex's stock symbol?

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

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

Victrex declared a dividend on Tuesday, December 4th. Investors of record on Thursday, January 31st will be paid a dividend of GBX 128.82 per share on Friday, February 22nd. This represents a yield of 5.46%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 31st. This is a boost from Victrex's previous dividend of $13.42. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Victrex's Dividend History.

When is Victrex's next earnings date?

Victrex is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May 13th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Victrex.

What price target have analysts set for VCT?

11 analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Victrex's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 2,300 to GBX 3,200. On average, they expect Victrex's share price to reach GBX 2,630 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 15.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Victrex.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Victrex?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Victrex in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 5 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Victrex.

Has Victrex been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about VCT stock have trended somewhat positive on Friday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Victrex earned a news sentiment score of 1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

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), Hastings Group (HSTG), Renishaw (RSW), Rotork (ROR), Playtech (PTEC), Ashtead Group (AHT), Glencore (GLEN), Rio Tinto (RIO) and Quilter (QLT).

Who are Victrex's key executives?

Victrex's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Jakob O. Sigurdsson BA, MBA, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 55)
  • Mr. Richard Armitage, Group Fin. Director & Exec. Director (Age 53)
  • Mr. Timothy J. Cooper, Exec. Director of Industrial & Exec. Director
  • Dr. Martin L. Court, Exec. Director of Medical & Exec. Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. Andrew Hanson, Director of Investor Relations & Corp. Communications

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.

What is Victrex's stock price today?

One share of VCT stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 2,286.

How big of a company is Victrex?

Victrex has a market capitalization of £1.97 billion and generates £326 million in revenue each year. Victrex employs 921 workers across the globe.

What is Victrex's official website?

The official website for Victrex is http://www.victrexplc.com/.

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.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Victrex (LON VCT)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  402 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  451 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  853
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Victrex and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VCT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VCT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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