Vesuvius Plc Company Profile (LON:VSVS)

About Vesuvius Plc (LON:VSVS)

Vesuvius Plc logoVesuvius plc provides engineering services and solutions 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 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, sulphur plants, ethylene plants, ammonia plants, coke calciners, and thermal oxidisers. 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 multicrystal 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, EAF 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 casters, thin and slim slab casters, beam blank casters, flow control valve bloom or billet casters, 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.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Conglomerates
  • Industry: Conglomerates
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:VSVS
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.vesuvius.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £1.55 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 270,200,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 562.84
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 551.53
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 335.90 - GBX 633
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 21.01
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £1.56 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.00
  • Book Value: GBX 3.91 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.47
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 1.9%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £208.2 million
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 549,153 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 announced a dividend on Thursday, July 27th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 10th will be paid a dividend of GBX 5.50 per share on Friday, September 22nd. This represents a dividend yield of 0.99%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 10th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Vesuvius Plc's Dividend History.

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

7 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for Vesuvius Plc's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 550 to GBX 740. On average, they anticipate Vesuvius Plc's stock price to reach GBX 647.14 in the next twelve months. 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 574.50.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Vesuvius Plc (LON VSVS)
Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  183 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  335 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  518
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) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.71)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 647.14

Analysts' Ratings History for Vesuvius Plc (LON:VSVS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/15/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 740View Rating Details
8/7/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldGBX 550View Rating Details
7/24/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 620 -> GBX 710View Rating Details
7/18/2017BNP ParibasUpgradeOutperformGBX 675View Rating Details
5/30/2017Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 595 -> GBX 650View Rating Details
5/10/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingBuyGBX 655View Rating Details
4/6/2017HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingHoldGBX 550View 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 GroupReiterated 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 Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 360View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/21/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Vesuvius Plc (LON:VSVS)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Vesuvius Plc (LON:VSVS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $36.09 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Vesuvius Plc (LON VSVS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
7/27/2017GBX 5.500.99%8/10/20178/10/20179/22/2017
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)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Vesuvius Plc (LON:VSVS)
Latest Headlines for Vesuvius Plc (LON:VSVS)
Source:
DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoVesuvius Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:VSVS) : September 20, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 2:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVesuvius Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : VSVS-GB : September 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 18 at 7:53 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVesuvius Plc (VSVS) Given Buy Rating at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 16 at 3:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVesuvius Plc (VSVS) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 13 at 3:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVesuvius Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : VSVS-GB : August 24, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 24 at 6:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVesuvius Plc (VSVS) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 19 at 9:02 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVesuvius Plc : VSVS-GB: Dividend Analysis : August 11th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : August 16, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 16 at 1:54 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVesuvius Plc (LON:VSVS) Earns "Hold" Rating from Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 7 at 1:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of VSVS.L earnings conference call or presentation 27-Jul-17 9:00am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - July 29 at 8:33 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVesuvius Plc Declares Dividend of GBX 5.50 (VSVS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 27 at 4:59 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVesuvius Plc (LON:VSVS) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 25 at 9:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ P Morgan Chase & Co Reaffirms "Overweight" Rating for Vesuvius Plc (LON:VSVS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 24 at 3:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVesuvius Plc (LON:VSVS) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Wednesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 19 at 3:24 AM
nasdaq.com logoVesuvius says CEO Wanecq to retire, promotes Patrick Andre to CEO - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - July 18 at 9:51 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVesuvius Plc (VSVS) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 30 at 10:10 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of VSVS.L earnings conference call or presentation 2-Mar-17 9:00am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - June 28 at 2:33 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVesuvius Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:VSVS) : June 15, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 15 at 8:57 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoVesuvius Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : VSVS-GB : June 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 15 at 4:54 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVesuvius Plc (VSVS) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 5 at 9:56 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVesuvius Plc : Fairly valued, but don’t skip the other factors
finance.yahoo.com - May 26 at 8:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVesuvius Plc : Fairly valued, but don’t skip the other factors
finance.yahoo.com - May 26 at 8:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVesuvius Plc (VSVS) PT Raised to GBX 700 at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 19 at 12:08 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJPMorgan Chase & Co. Raises Vesuvius Plc (VSVS) Price Target to GBX 620
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 14 at 12:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVesuvius Plc (VSVS) Receives Buy Rating from Numis Securities Ltd
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 12:33 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVesuvius Plc (VSVS) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 9 at 10:52 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVesuvius Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:VSVS) : April 20, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 21 at 12:53 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVesuvius Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : VSVS-GB : April 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 19 at 8:19 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVesuvius Plc (VSVS) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 11:54 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVesuvius Plc (VSVS) PT Raised to GBX 480 at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 9 at 10:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVesuvius Plc's (VSVS) Buy Rating Reiterated at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 8 at 3:34 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVesuvius Plc's (VSVS) Hold Rating Reiterated at HSBC Holdings plc
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 8 at 9:10 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHSBC Holdings plc Reaffirms Hold Rating for Vesuvius Plc (VSVS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 8 at 8:49 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVesuvius Plc : VSVS-GB: Dividend Analysis : April 07th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 11:43 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVesuvius Plc (VSVS) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 27 at 4:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVesuvius Plc (VSVS) Lowered to Hold at HSBC Holdings plc
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 26 at 3:01 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVesuvius Plc (VSVS) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 20 at 1:19 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoHere’s why smart investors are ignoring these big dividends
uk.finance.yahoo.com - November 23 at 11:45 AM
ft.com logo[$$] RHI Magnesita shuns UK incorporation after Brexit
www.ft.com - October 6 at 7:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of VSVS.L earnings conference call or presentation 29-Jul-16 9:30am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 1 at 7:56 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoHalf Year 2016 Vesuvius PLC Earnings Release - 02:00 am ET
biz.yahoo.com - July 29 at 7:07 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoVesuvius slumps on Jefferies downgrade
uk.finance.yahoo.com - April 12 at 10:38 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoFull Year 2015 Vesuvius PLC Earnings Release - 02:00 am ET
biz.yahoo.com - March 3 at 7:07 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoFull Year 2015 Vesuvius PLC Earnings Presentation Call scheduled for 5:00 am ET today
biz.yahoo.com - March 3 at 5:00 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoVesuvius sees full year at lower end of market views
uk.finance.yahoo.com - November 19 at 3:06 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoBUZZ-Vesuvius: recovers from Friday's post-results drop
uk.finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 4:49 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of VSVS.L earnings conference call or presentation 31-Jul-15 9:00am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 1 at 9:34 AM

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