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LON:VCT

Victrex - VCT Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 1,885
+4.00 (+0.21%)
(As of 08/12/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
1,847
1,889
50-Day Range
1,590
1,932
52-Week Range
1,585
2,700
Volume
51,208 shs
Average Volume
145,238 shs
Market Capitalization
£1.64 billion
P/E Ratio
2,327.16
Dividend Yield
3.11%
Price Target
GBX 2,330

Victrex MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.25 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
23.6% Upside
GBX 2,330 Price Target
Short Interest
N/A
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
N/A
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
£15,336 Bought Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
N/A

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

1.52 out of 5 stars

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About Victrex (LON:VCT) Stock

Victrex plc, through its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells polymers worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Industrial and Medical. It develops PEEK and PAEK polymer solutions, and semi-finished and finished parts. The company also offers specialist solutions for medical device manufacturers; sells thermoplastic polymer components; and engages in trading activities. It serves automotive, aerospace, energy and industrial, manufacturing and engineering, electronics, and medical markets. Victrex plc was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Thornton-Cleveleys, the United Kingdom.

Wall Street Analyst Weigh In

Several research firms recently weighed in on VCT. Berenberg Bank reiterated a "hold" rating and issued a GBX 2,000 ($24.17) target price on shares of Victrex in a research note on Thursday, July 14th. Barclays upped their price objective on Victrex from GBX 2,140 ($25.86) to GBX 2,190 ($26.46) and gave the company an "overweight" rating in a report on Wednesday, July 13th.

Victrex Price Performance

VCT Stock traded up GBX 4 ($0.05) during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting GBX 1,885 ($22.78). The company had a trading volume of 51,208 shares, compared to its average volume of 145,238. The company has a market capitalization of £1.64 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 2,327.16. The company has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 1,789.61 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 1,828.96. Victrex has a 12-month low of GBX 1,585 ($19.15) and a 12-month high of GBX 2,700 ($32.62). The company has a quick ratio of 1.99, a current ratio of 3.42 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 5.23.

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VCT Company Calendar

Last Earnings
5/11/2020
Ex-Dividend for 6/29 Dividend
5/26/2022
Dividend Payable
6/29/2022
Today
8/13/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Specialty Chemicals
Sub-Industry
N/A
CIK
N/A
Fax
N/A
Employees
866
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
GBX 2,330
High Stock Price Forecast
GBX 2,800
Low Stock Price Forecast
GBX 2,000
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+23.6%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.25
Research Coverage
4 Analysts

Profitability

Pretax Margin
N/A

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
£315.50 million
Cash Flow
GBX 52.78 per share
Book Value
GBX 539.10 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
N/A
Market Cap
£1.64 billion
Optionable
Not Optionable
Beta
N/A

Key Executives

  • Mr. Jakob O. Sigurdsson BA (Age 58)
    MBA, CEO & Exec. Director
    Comp: $1.53M
  • Dr. Martin L. Court BSc (Eng) (Age 60)
    Ph.D., Chief Commercial Officer & Exec. Director
    Comp: $757.86k
  • Mike Ward
    Interim Chief Financial Officer
  • Mr. Jeff Versterre
    Chief Operating Officer
  • Mr. Andrew Hanson
    Director of Investor Relations & Corp. Communications
  • Ms. Jane Brisley
    Gen. Counsel & Company Sec.
  • Ms. Jilly Atherton
    Group Human Resource Director













VCT Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Victrex stock right now?

4 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Victrex in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" VCT shares. 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 is Victrex's stock price forecast for 2022?

4 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Victrex's stock. Their VCT share price forecasts range from GBX 2,000 to GBX 2,800. On average, they predict the company's share price to reach GBX 2,330 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 23.6% from the stock's current price.
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How have VCT shares performed in 2022?

Victrex's stock was trading at GBX 2,444 at the start of the year. Since then, VCT shares have decreased by 22.9% and is now trading at GBX 1,885.
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How were Victrex's earnings last quarter?

Victrex plc (LON:VCT) issued its earnings results on Monday, May, 11th. The company reported $47.60 EPS for the quarter.

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

Victrex declared a dividend on Monday, May 9th. Investors of record on Thursday, May 26th will be given a dividend of GBX 13.42 per share on Wednesday, June 29th. This represents a yield of 0.75%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 26th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link.
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.

Is Victrex a good dividend stock?

Victrex (LON:VCT) pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.60 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.11%. The dividend payout ratio is 73.53%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
Read our dividend analysis for VCT.

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 stock 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 1,885.

How much money does Victrex make?

Victrex (LON:VCT) has a market capitalization of £1.64 billion and generates £315.50 million in revenue each year.

How many employees does Victrex have?

The company employs 866 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Victrex?

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

This page (LON:VCT) was last updated on 8/13/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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