Vesuvius Plc Company Profile (LON:VSVS)

About Vesuvius Plc (LON:VSVS)

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Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: N/A
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:VSVS
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: N/A
  • Market Cap: £1.57 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 270,147,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 541.40
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 468.44
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 270.20 - GBX 609
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 27.49
  • P/E Growth: 1.75
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £1.4 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.12
  • Book Value: GBX 3.91 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.48
  • EBIDTA: £179.5 million
  • Average Volume: 998,239 shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Vesuvius Plc (LON:VSVS)

What is Vesuvius Plc's stock symbol?

Vesuvius Plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "VSVS."

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

Vesuvius Plc declared a dividend on Thursday, March 2nd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, April 6th will be given a dividend of GBX 11.40 per share on Friday, May 19th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.07%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 6th. This is a boost from Vesuvius Plc's previous dividend of $5.15. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Vesuvius Plc's Dividend History.

When will Vesuvius Plc make its next earnings announcement?

Vesuvius Plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July, 26th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Vesuvius Plc.

Where is Vesuvius Plc's stock going? Where will Vesuvius Plc's stock price be in 2017?

8 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for Vesuvius Plc's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 390 to GBX 700. On average, they expect Vesuvius Plc's stock price to reach GBX 543.75 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Vesuvius Plc.

Who are some of Vesuvius Plc's key competitors?

How do I buy Vesuvius Plc stock?

Shares of Vesuvius 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.

What is Vesuvius Plc's stock price today?

One share of Vesuvius Plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 580.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Vesuvius Plc (LON VSVS)
Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  156 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  309 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  465
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Vesuvius Plc 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

Consensus Ratings for Vesuvius Plc (LON:VSVS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 543.75

Analysts' Ratings History for Vesuvius Plc (LON:VSVS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/17/2017Peel HuntBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 610 -> GBX 700View Rating Details
5/11/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweightGBX 525 -> GBX 620View Rating Details
5/10/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingBuyGBX 655View Rating Details
4/6/2017HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingHoldGBX 550View Rating Details
3/6/2017Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 450 -> GBX 550View Rating Details
2/10/2017BNP ParibasBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 390 -> GBX 480View Rating Details
11/10/2016Jefferies Group LLCUpgradeBuyGBX 255 -> GBX 405View Rating Details
8/5/2016Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual weightGBX 350 -> GBX 390View Rating Details
5/9/2016Panmure GordonReiterated RatingBuyGBX 380View Rating Details
4/20/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 275View Rating Details
3/4/2016Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetSector PerformerGBX 375 -> GBX 330View Rating Details
2/11/2016InvestecLower Price TargetSellGBX 295 -> GBX 255View Rating Details
2/8/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyGBX 400View Rating Details
11/28/2015Panmure Gordon & Co. PlcLower Price TargetSellGBX 300 -> GBX 270View Rating Details
11/17/2015Citigroup IncReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 360View Rating Details
(Data available from 5/28/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Vesuvius Plc (LON:VSVS)
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Earnings Estimates for Vesuvius Plc (LON:VSVS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $36.26 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Vesuvius Plc (LON:VSVS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
3/2/2017GBX 11.402.07%4/6/20174/6/20175/19/2017
7/29/2016GBX 5.151.39%8/11/20168/11/20169/23/2016
3/3/2016GBX 11.133.38%4/7/20164/7/20165/20/2016
7/31/2015GBX 5.151.25%8/13/20158/13/20159/25/2015
3/3/2015GBX 11.132.17%4/9/20154/9/20155/22/2015
8/1/2014GBX 51.07%8/13/20148/13/20149/26/2014
3/4/2014GBX 10.252.23%4/23/20144/23/20145/23/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Vesuvius Plc (LON:VSVS)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Vesuvius Plc (LON:VSVS)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Vesuvius Plc (LON:VSVS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/29/2016Goh,HockInsiderBuy5,000GBX 296£14,800
5/31/2016Hurt,DouglasInsiderBuy9,000GBX 347£31,230
5/13/2016Young ,GuyInsiderSell4,031GBX 333£13,423.23
5/20/2015Chris O’SheaInsiderSell60,000GBX 456£273,600
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Vesuvius Plc (LON:VSVS)
Latest Headlines for Vesuvius Plc (LON:VSVS)
DateHeadline logoVesuvius Plc : Fairly valued, but don’t skip the other factors - May 26 at 8:32 AM logoVesuvius Plc : Fairly valued, but don’t skip the other factors - May 26 at 8:32 AM logoVesuvius Plc (VSVS) PT Raised to GBX 700 at Peel Hunt - May 19 at 12:08 AM logoJPMorgan Chase & Co. Raises Vesuvius Plc (VSVS) Price Target to GBX 620 - May 14 at 12:08 PM logoVesuvius Plc (VSVS) Receives Buy Rating from Numis Securities Ltd - May 10 at 12:33 PM logoVesuvius Plc (VSVS) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages - May 9 at 10:52 AM logoVesuvius Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:VSVS) : April 20, 2017 - April 21 at 12:53 AM logoVesuvius Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : VSVS-GB : April 19, 2017 - April 19 at 8:19 AM logoVesuvius Plc (VSVS) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages - April 14 at 11:54 AM logoVesuvius Plc (VSVS) PT Raised to GBX 480 at Peel Hunt - April 9 at 10:10 PM logoVesuvius Plc's (VSVS) Buy Rating Reiterated at Peel Hunt - April 8 at 3:34 PM logoVesuvius Plc's (VSVS) Hold Rating Reiterated at HSBC Holdings plc - April 8 at 9:10 AM logoHSBC Holdings plc Reaffirms Hold Rating for Vesuvius Plc (VSVS) - April 8 at 8:49 AM logoVesuvius Plc : VSVS-GB: Dividend Analysis : April 07th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 7, 2017 - April 7 at 11:43 PM logoVesuvius Plc (VSVS) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages - March 27 at 4:52 PM logoVesuvius Plc (VSVS) Lowered to Hold at HSBC Holdings plc - March 26 at 3:01 PM logoVesuvius Plc (VSVS) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages - March 20 at 1:19 PM logoHere’s why smart investors are ignoring these big dividends - November 23 at 11:45 AM logo[$$] RHI Magnesita shuns UK incorporation after Brexit - October 6 at 7:48 PM logoEdited Transcript of VSVS.L earnings conference call or presentation 29-Jul-16 9:30am GMT - August 1 at 7:56 PM logoHalf Year 2016 Vesuvius PLC Earnings Release - 02:00 am ET - July 29 at 7:07 AM logoVesuvius slumps on Jefferies downgrade - April 12 at 10:38 AM logoFull Year 2015 Vesuvius PLC Earnings Release - 02:00 am ET - March 3 at 7:07 AM logoFull Year 2015 Vesuvius PLC Earnings Presentation Call scheduled for 5:00 am ET today - March 3 at 5:00 AM logoVesuvius sees full year at lower end of market views - November 19 at 3:06 AM logoBUZZ-Vesuvius: recovers from Friday's post-results drop - August 3 at 4:49 AM logoEdited Transcript of VSVS.L earnings conference call or presentation 31-Jul-15 9:00am GMT - August 1 at 9:34 AM


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Vesuvius Plc (VSVS) Chart for Sunday, May, 28, 2017

This page was last updated on 5/28/2017 by Staff