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DOW   31,261.90
QQQ   288.68
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QQQ   288.68

VP (VP) Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 962
+10.00 (+1.05%)
(As of 05/20/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
255,379 shs
Average Volume
390 shs
Market Capitalization
£386.28 million
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About VP

Vp plc provides equipment rental and associated services in the United Kingdom and internationally. It operates through UK Forks, Brandon Hire Station, ESS, Groundforce, TPA, MEP Hire, Torrent Trackside, Airpac Bukom, and TR Group businesses. The UK Forks business engages in the rental of telescopic handlers and tracked access platforms for use in construction and housebuilding sites. The Brandon Hire Station business is involved in the rental of tools and specialist products to the industry and construction markets, as well as homeowners. The ESS business engages in the rental of safety, survey, communication, and test and measurement equipment. The Groundforce business rents excavation support systems and specialist products to the water, civil engineering, and construction industries. The TPA business is involved in the equipment rental and installation of portable roadways, walkways, and stairways to customers in the transmission, construction, rail, and outdoor events markets. The MEP Hire business provides mechanical and electrical press fittings, and low level access platforms to the construction, fitout, mechanical, and electrical markets. The Torrent Trackside business supplies rail infrastructure portable plants and related trackside services to Network Rail, and London Underground, as well as their appointed track renewal, maintenance, and project contractors. The Airpac Bukom business offers well test, pipeline testing, and rig maintenance services for oil and gas, and LNG markets. The TR Group business rents test and measurement, communications, calibration, and audio visual solutions. The company was formerly known as Vibroplant plc and changed its name to Vp plc in 2000. Vp plc was founded in 1954 and is headquartered in Harrogate, the United Kingdom. Vp plc is a subsidiary of Ackers P Investment Company Limited.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Rental & Leasing Services
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
£342.01 million
Cash Flow
GBX 26.78 per share
Book Value
GBX 398.20 per share


Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
£386.28 million
Not Optionable

Company Calendar

Next Earnings (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

1.73 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 2.5Community Rank: 3.9Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

VP (LON:VP) Frequently Asked Questions

Is VP a buy right now?

2 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for VP in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" VP stock.
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When is VP's next earnings date?

VP is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, June 6th 2022.
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How often does VP pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for VP?

VP declared a dividend on Tuesday, November 30th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, December 9th will be given a dividend of GBX 10.50 per share on Tuesday, January 11th. This represents a yield of 1.12%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 9th. The official announcement can be seen at this link.
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Is VP a good dividend stock?

VP pays an annual dividend of GBX 35 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.73%. The dividend payout ratio of VP is 85.78%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable.
View VP's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for VP?

2 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for VP's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,050 to GBX 1,310. On average, they expect VP's share price to reach GBX 1,180 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 22.7% from the stock's current price.
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Who are VP's key executives?
VP's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Jeremy F. G. Pilkington B.A., BA (Hons), Exec. Chairman (Age 71, Pay $915k)
  • Mr. Neil A. Stothard F.C.A., FCA, M.A., MA, Chief Exec., Group MD & Exec. Director (Age 64, Pay $721k)
  • Ms. Allison M. Bainbridge F.C.A., FCA, M.A., MA, Group Fin. Director, Sec. & Exec. Director (Age 61, Pay $527k)
What other stocks do shareholders of VP own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other VP investors own include HSS Hire Group (HSS), Ashtead Group (AHT), Henry Boot (BOOT) and American Manganese (AMY).

What is VP's stock symbol?

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

How do I buy shares of VP?

Shares of VP 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 VP's stock price today?

One share of VP stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 962.

How much money does VP make?

VP has a market capitalization of £386.28 million and generates £342.01 million in revenue each year.

How many employees does VP have?

VP employs 2,414 workers across the globe.

What is VP's official website?

The official website for VP is www.vpplc.com.

How can I contact VP?

VP's mailing address is Beckwith Knowle, Central HSE, Otley Road, HARROGATE, HG3 1UD, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1423-533400.

This page was last updated on 5/22/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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