LON:VSVS - Vesuvius Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 596.50 -16.00 (-2.61 %)
(As of 03/24/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 596.50
Today's RangeGBX 592.50 - GBX 616.50
52-Week RangeGBX 469.40 - GBX 663
Volume323,790 shs
Average Volume586,670 shs
Market Capitalization£1.61 billion
P/E Ratio11.70
Dividend Yield3.22%
BetaN/A
Vesuvius plc provides engineering services and solutions principally to steel and foundry industries worldwide. It operates in two segments, Steel and Foundry. The company offers foundry consumables and equipment, including binders, melt shop refractories, coatings, filtration and gating systems, metallurgical and pouring control systems, feeding systems, die dressings and coatings, melt treatment products, crucibles, and ceramics for the iron, steel, and nonferrous foundries. It also provides nonferrous metals, such as anode bake furnaces, transfer ladles, casthouse furnaces, and launders; cement and lime solutions, iron ore pelletizing and calcination products, and grains and powders; and process heaters, FCC units, hydrogen reformers, boilers, coke calciners, and thermal oxidizers, as well as sulphur, ethylene, and ammonia plants. In addition, the company offers solutions for power generation and incineration; glass products comprising artistic, display, float, hollow, and optical glass; glass tempering, and reheat and forming products; and solutions for solar multi-crystal silicon ingots, thin film and cell processing, and feedstock. Further, it provides solutions for blast furnace stack repair; taphole clay, iron and slang runner, sampler and temperature, tilting runner, and torpedo ladle solutions; iron ladle solutions; lining, taphole system, bath agitation and tuyere system, electric arc furnace and BOF maintenance, and metallurgical sensor solutions; and ladle, ladle to tundish, and tundish solutions, as well as tundish to mold solutions for conventional slab, thin and slim slab, beam blank, flow control valve bloom or billet, and calibrated nozzle billet casters. Additionally, the company offers ingot casting solutions; and reheat furnace, steel hot forming, galvanized steel, and electrical and stainless steel solutions. Vesuvius plc was founded in 1916 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Conglomerates
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConglomerates
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone44 20 7822 0000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£1.80 billion
Cash FlowGBX 86.62 per share
Book ValueGBX 415.40 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Market Cap£1.61 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

Vesuvius (LON:VSVS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Vesuvius' stock symbol?

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

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

Vesuvius announced a dividend on Thursday, February 28th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, April 18th will be paid a dividend of GBX 13.80 per share on Friday, May 24th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.31%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 18th. This is a boost from Vesuvius's previous dividend of $6.00. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Vesuvius' Dividend History.

How were Vesuvius' earnings last quarter?

Vesuvius PLC (LON:VSVS) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 28th. The company reported $49.60 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $47.50 by $2.10. View Vesuvius' Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for VSVS?

13 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for Vesuvius' stock. Their predictions range from GBX 620 to GBX 765. On average, they expect Vesuvius' share price to reach GBX 683.85 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 14.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Vesuvius.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Vesuvius?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Vesuvius in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Vesuvius.

Has Vesuvius been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about VSVS stock have trended neutral this week, InfoTrie reports. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Vesuvius earned a media sentiment score of 0.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Vesuvius' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Vesuvius own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Vesuvius investors own include Vectura Group (VEC), Alent (ALNT), Marks and Spencer Group (MKS), Barratt Developments (BDEV), Royal Bank of Scotland Group (RBS), BBA Aviation (BBA), Vesuvius (CKSN), 3i Group (III), Informa (INF) and BP (BP).

Who are Vesuvius' key executives?

Vesuvius' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Patrick Georges Felix André, CEO & Director (Age 55)
  • Mr. Guy F. Young, CFO & Exec. Director (Age 48)
  • Mr. Patrick Bikard, Pres of Operations
  • Euan Drysdale, Group Head of Corp. Fin.
  • Mr. Alan Charnock, CTO & VP

How do I buy shares of Vesuvius?

Shares of VSVS 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' stock price today?

One share of VSVS stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 596.50.

How big of a company is Vesuvius?

Vesuvius has a market capitalization of £1.61 billion and generates £1.80 billion in revenue each year.

What is Vesuvius' official website?

The official website for Vesuvius is http://www.vesuvius.com.

How can I contact Vesuvius?

The company can be reached via phone at 44 20 7822 0000.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Vesuvius (LON VSVS)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  304 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  439 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  743
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Vesuvius and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VSVS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VSVS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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