Victrex Stock Price, News & Analysis (LON:VCT)

GBX 2,550 -10.00 (-0.39 %)
(As of 02/23/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 2,550
Today's RangeGBX 2,548 - GBX 2,572
52-Week RangeGBX 1,826 - GBX 2,772
Volume293,604 shs
Average Volume276,040 shs
Market Capitalization£2.19 billion
P/E Ratio2,198.28
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About Victrex (LON:VCT)

Victrex 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Specialty Chemicals
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorSpecialty Chemicals - NEC
SymbolLON:VCT
CUSIPN/A
Phone+44-1253-897700

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio2198.27586206897
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

Trailing EPSGBX 1.16
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins37.54%
Return on Equity26.58%
Return on Assets22.87%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares85,870,000

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 announced a dividend on Tuesday, December 5th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, February 1st will be paid a dividend of GBX 109.60 per share on Friday, February 16th. This represents a yield of 4.31%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 1st. This is a boost from Victrex's previous dividend of $12.20. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Victrex's Dividend History.

Where is Victrex's stock going? Where will Victrex's stock price be in 2018?

10 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Victrex's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 2,000 to GBX 2,770. On average, they expect Victrex's stock price to reach GBX 2,404.22 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Victrex.

Who are some of Victrex's key competitors?

Who are Victrex's key executives?

Victrex's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Jakob Sigurdsson, Chief Executive - Designate (Age 54)
  • Louisa S. Burdett, Group Finance Director, Executive Director
  • Martin L. Court Ph.D., Managing Director - Invibio, Executive Director (Age 55)
  • Tim J. Cooper, Executive Director
  • David R. Hummel, Executive Director (Age 59)
  • Lawrence C. Pentz, Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Janet E. Ashdown, Non-Executive Director (Age 57)
  • Brendan W. Connolly, Non-Executive Director (Age 60)
  • Patrick J. M. De Smedt, Non-Executive Independent Director (Age 61)
  • Pamela J. Kirby Ph.D., Senior Non-Executive Independent Director (Age 64)

How do I buy Victrex stock?

Shares of Victrex 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 Victrex stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 2,550.

How big of a company is Victrex?

Victrex has a market capitalization of £2.19 billion.

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 (VCT)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  288 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  380 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  668
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Victrex 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

Victrex (LON:VCT) Analysts' Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: HoldHoldHoldHold
Consensus Rating Score: 2.302.302.302.10
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
7 Hold Rating(s)
3 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
7 Hold Rating(s)
3 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
7 Hold Rating(s)
3 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
7 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 2,404.22GBX 2,338.67GBX 2,205.80GBX 1,974

Victrex (LON:VCT) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Victrex (LON:VCT)

Victrex (LON:VCT) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/12/2018Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,300 -> GBX 2,550View Rating Details
2/12/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,400View Rating Details
2/5/2018Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,770View Rating Details
1/8/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetNeutralGBX 2,250 -> GBX 2,580View Rating Details
1/4/2018Deutsche BankReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,200View Rating Details
12/5/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,600View Rating Details
11/28/2017BarclaysLower Price TargetEqual weightGBX 2,350 -> GBX 2,270View Rating Details
9/5/2017Jefferies GroupBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 2,050 -> GBX 2,268View Rating Details
7/21/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
5/15/2017N+1 SingerReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,000View Rating Details
10/5/2016BNP ParibasReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 1,450View Rating Details
3/16/2016Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,700View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/24/2016 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Victrex (LON:VCT)


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Estimates

Victrex (LON:VCT) Earnings Estimates

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Dividends

Victrex (LON:VCT) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
12/5/2017GBX 109.604.31%2/1/20182/1/20182/16/2018
5/15/2017GBX 12.200.61%6/8/20176/8/20176/30/2017
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

Victrex (LON VCT) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trades by Quarter for Victrex (LON:VCT)

Victrex (LON VCT) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
2/16/2018Martin CourtInsiderBuy5GBX 2,510£125.50
1/16/2018Timothy (Tim) J CooperInsiderBuy4GBX 2,672£106.88
12/18/2017Timothy (Tim) J CooperInsiderBuy5GBX 2,605£130.25
12/15/2017Martin CourtInsiderSell441GBX 2,618£11,545.38
11/16/2017Timothy (Tim) J CooperInsiderBuy5GBX 2,461£123.05
10/16/2017Martin CourtInsiderBuy5GBX 2,444£122.20
9/18/2017Martin CourtInsiderBuy6GBX 2,286£137.16
8/16/2017Timothy (Tim) J CooperInsiderBuy6GBX 2,044£122.64
7/17/2017Timothy (Tim) J CooperInsiderBuy6GBX 1,879£112.74
6/16/2017Martin CourtInsiderBuy7GBX 1,848£129.36
5/16/2017Martin CourtInsiderBuy6GBX 2,011£120.66
4/18/2017Martin CourtInsiderBuy7GBX 1,928£134.96
3/16/2017Timothy (Tim) J CooperInsiderBuy6GBX 1,977£118.62
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

Victrex (LON VCT) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
Victrex (VCT) Rating Reiterated by Peel HuntVictrex (VCT) Rating Reiterated by Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 19 at 6:24 PM
Insider Buying: Victrex plc (VCT) Insider Purchases 5 Shares of StockInsider Buying: Victrex plc (VCT) Insider Purchases 5 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 19 at 12:16 PM
Numis Securities Reaffirms "Hold" Rating for Victrex (VCT)Numis Securities Reaffirms "Hold" Rating for Victrex (VCT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 12 at 6:48 AM
Victrexs (VCT) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum CapitalVictrex's (VCT) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 5 at 6:12 AM
Victrex plc (VCT) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from AnalystsVictrex plc (VCT) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 2 at 3:28 AM
No ex-divs on the FTSE 100 on Feb. 1No ex-divs on the FTSE 100 on Feb. 1
finance.yahoo.com - January 29 at 9:30 AM
Victrex (VCT) Rating Reiterated by Liberum CapitalVictrex (VCT) Rating Reiterated by Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 28 at 9:48 PM
Victrex plc (VCT) Plans Dividend Increase - GBX 109.60 Per ShareVictrex plc (VCT) Plans Dividend Increase - GBX 109.60 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 27 at 8:54 AM
Victrex plc (VCT) Insider Timothy (Tim) J. Cooper Purchases 4 SharesVictrex plc (VCT) Insider Timothy (Tim) J. Cooper Purchases 4 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 17 at 12:36 PM
Victrex plc (VCT) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by AnalystsVictrex plc (VCT) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 8 at 1:54 AM
Victrex (VCT) Price Target Raised to GBX 2,770Victrex (VCT) Price Target Raised to GBX 2,770
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 25 at 2:56 PM
Victrex plc (VCT) Insider Acquires £130.25 in StockVictrex plc (VCT) Insider Acquires £130.25 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 19 at 2:50 PM
Victrex plc (VCT) Insider Martin Court Sells 441 SharesVictrex plc (VCT) Insider Martin Court Sells 441 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 18 at 8:36 AM
Victrex plc (VCT) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from BrokeragesVictrex plc (VCT) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 14 at 1:42 AM
Victrex (VCT) Receives Buy Rating from Liberum CapitalVictrex (VCT) Receives Buy Rating from Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 10 at 6:34 PM
Victrex (VCT) Price Target Raised to GBX 2,250Victrex (VCT) Price Target Raised to GBX 2,250
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 10 at 1:02 PM
Victrex Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : VCT-GB : December 7, 2017Victrex Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : VCT-GB : December 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 7 at 10:53 AM
Victrex (VCT) Rating Reiterated by Berenberg BankVictrex (VCT) Rating Reiterated by Berenberg Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 6 at 4:22 PM
Edited Transcript of VCT.L earnings conference call or presentation 5-Dec-17 9:30am GMTEdited Transcript of VCT.L earnings conference call or presentation 5-Dec-17 9:30am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - December 6 at 10:46 AM
Is Victrex plc (LSE:VCT) Worth £24.2 Based On Its Intrinsic Value?Is Victrex plc (LSE:VCT) Worth £24.2 Based On Its Intrinsic Value?
finance.yahoo.com - December 6 at 10:46 AM
Victrex (VCT) PT Lowered to GBX 2,270 at BarclaysVictrex (VCT) PT Lowered to GBX 2,270 at Barclays
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 29 at 12:44 AM
Victrex plc (VCT) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by AnalystsVictrex plc (VCT) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 19 at 1:38 AM
Timothy (Tim) J. Cooper Acquires 5 Shares of Victrex plc (VCT) StockTimothy (Tim) J. Cooper Acquires 5 Shares of Victrex plc (VCT) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 17 at 1:50 PM
Victrex plc (VCT) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by BrokeragesVictrex plc (VCT) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 25 at 2:46 AM
Martin Court Purchases 5 Shares of Victrex plc (VCT) StockMartin Court Purchases 5 Shares of Victrex plc (VCT) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 17 at 1:34 PM
Victrex plc (VCT) Given Neutral Rating at J P Morgan Chase & CoVictrex plc (VCT) Given Neutral Rating at J P Morgan Chase & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 1 at 11:22 AM
Victrex plc (VCT) Price Target Raised to GBX 2,200 at Deutsche Bank AGVictrex plc (VCT) Price Target Raised to GBX 2,200 at Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 30 at 4:08 PM
Martin Court Purchases 6 Shares of Victrex plc (VCT) StockMartin Court Purchases 6 Shares of Victrex plc (VCT) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 19 at 1:20 PM
Victrex plc (VCT) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from AnalystsVictrex plc (VCT) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 5 at 4:56 AM
Victrex Says Jakob Sigurdsson Joins Company As CEO-designate - NasdaqVictrex Says Jakob Sigurdsson Joins Company As CEO-designate - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - September 4 at 8:30 PM
Victrex plcs (VCT) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum CapitalVictrex plc's (VCT) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 4 at 9:58 AM
Victrex plcs (VCT) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at Deutsche Bank AGVictrex plc's (VCT) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 27 at 11:36 PM
Victrex plc (VCT) Now Covered by UBS AGVictrex plc (VCT) Now Covered by UBS AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 21 at 6:44 AM
Insider Buying: Victrex plc (VCT) Insider Acquires 6 Shares of StockInsider Buying: Victrex plc (VCT) Insider Acquires 6 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 17 at 10:30 AM
Victrex Plc : Fairly valued, but don’t skip the other factorsVictrex Plc : Fairly valued, but don’t skip the other factors
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 3:44 PM
Victrex plc (VCT) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from AnalystsVictrex plc (VCT) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 11 at 5:04 AM
Victrex Q3 Group Revenue Up 26% - Quick FactsVictrex Q3 Group Revenue Up 26% - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - July 25 at 8:09 AM
Victrex plcs (VCT) Outperform Rating Reaffirmed at Credit Suisse GroupVictrex plc's (VCT) Outperform Rating Reaffirmed at Credit Suisse Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 23 at 8:14 AM
Victrex plc (LON:VCT) Insider Timothy (Tim) J. Cooper Purchases 6 SharesVictrex plc (LON:VCT) Insider Timothy (Tim) J. Cooper Purchases 6 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 18 at 1:53 PM
Victrex plc (LON:VCT) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche Bank AGVictrex plc (LON:VCT) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 1 at 10:34 PM
Victrex HY Pre-profit RisesVictrex HY Pre-profit Rises
www.rttnews.com - May 15 at 8:37 AM
Victrex Names Jakob Sigurdsson CEO Designate, To Succeed David HummelVictrex Names Jakob Sigurdsson CEO Designate, To Succeed David Hummel
www.rttnews.com - April 19 at 8:26 AM
Victrex Buys PEEK Based Fibre Maker Zyex For GBP 10 Mln - Quick FactsVictrex Buys PEEK Based Fibre Maker Zyex For GBP 10 Mln - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - April 7 at 1:20 PM
Victrex Fiscal Year Profit Declines; Revenue Down 4% - Quick FactsVictrex Fiscal Year Profit Declines; Revenue Down 4% - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - December 6 at 8:04 PM
Full Year 2016 Victrex PLC Earnings Release - Before Market OpenFull Year 2016 Victrex PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open
biz.yahoo.com - December 6 at 11:46 AM
How Brexit can send Victrex plc and Ashtead Group plc higherHow Brexit can send Victrex plc and Ashtead Group plc higher
uk.finance.yahoo.com - December 6 at 11:46 AM

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