Vertu Motors Stock Price, News & Analysis (LON:VTU)

GBX 44.50 -0.50 (-1.11 %)
(As of 02/23/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 44.50
Today's RangeGBX 43.90 - GBX 45.95
52-Week RangeGBX 39.12 - GBX 52.31
Volume577,401 shs
Average Volume636,688 shs
Market Capitalization£171.73 million
P/E Ratio635.71
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About Vertu Motors (LON:VTU)

Vertu Motors logoVertu Motors plc is an automotive retailer in the United Kingdom. The principal activity of the Company is the sale of new cars, motorcycles, and commercial vehicles and used vehicles, together with related aftersales services. The Company is engaged in the provision of management services to all subsidiary statutory entities. The Company operates a chain of franchised motor dealerships offering sale, servicing, parts and bodyshop facilities for new and used car and commercial vehicles. The Company also operates various franchise dealerships, such as Volvo, Volkswagen, Land Rover, Audi, Mercedes-Benz and Jaguar, and operates Honda dealerships in the United Kingdom. The Company operates approximately 120 franchised and over three non-franchised operations across England and Scotland. The Company's subsidiaries include Bristol Street First Investments Limited, Bristol Street Fourth Investments Limited, Vertu Motors (VMC) Limited and Grantham Motor Company Limited.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Auto Vehicles, Parts & Service Retailers
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorCyclical Consumer Goods & Services
SymbolLON:VTU
CUSIPN/A
PhoneN/A

Debt

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

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio635.714285714286
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 0.07
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins1.36%
Return on Equity15.32%
Return on Assets4.36%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares390,800,000

Vertu Motors (LON:VTU) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Vertu Motors' stock symbol?

Vertu Motors trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "VTU."

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

Vertu Motors announced a dividend on Wednesday, October 11th. Investors of record on Thursday, December 7th will be paid a dividend of GBX 0.55 per share on Friday, January 19th. This represents a yield of 1.23%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 7th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Vertu Motors' Dividend History.

Where is Vertu Motors' stock going? Where will Vertu Motors' stock price be in 2018?

2 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Vertu Motors' stock. Their predictions range from GBX 57 to GBX 60. On average, they anticipate Vertu Motors' share price to reach GBX 58.50 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Vertu Motors.

Who are some of Vertu Motors' key competitors?

Who are Vertu Motors' key executives?

Vertu Motors' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Robert T. Forrester, Chief Executive, Executive Director (Age 45)
  • Michael Sherwin, Finance Director, Executive Director (Age 56)
  • Karen Anderson, Company Secretary
  • Peter Jones, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board (Age 58)
  • Kenneth Lever, Non-Executive Director (Age 63)
  • Pauline Ann Best, Non-Executive Independent Director (Age 53)
  • Nigel C. Stead, Non-Executive Independent Director (Age 65)
  • William M. Teasdale, Senior Non-Executive Independent Director (Age 72)

How do I buy Vertu Motors stock?

Shares of Vertu Motors 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 Vertu Motors' stock price today?

One share of Vertu Motors stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 44.50.

How big of a company is Vertu Motors?

Vertu Motors has a market capitalization of £171.73 million.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Vertu Motors (VTU)

Community Ranking:  4.1 out of 5 (star star star star)
Outperform Votes:  281 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  58 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  339
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Vertu Motors 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

Vertu Motors (LON:VTU) Analysts' Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
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Consensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyBuy
Consensus Rating Score: 3.003.003.003.00
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
0 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
0 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
0 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
0 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 58.50GBX 58.50GBX 67.50GBX 82.50

Vertu Motors (LON:VTU) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Vertu Motors (LON:VTU)

Vertu Motors (LON:VTU) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/25/2018Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetBuyGBX 67 -> GBX 57View Rating Details
10/11/2017Liberum CapitalLower Price TargetBuyGBX 90 -> GBX 60View Rating Details
6/15/2016Panmure GordonReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/24/2016 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Vertu Motors (LON:VTU)


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Estimates

Vertu Motors (LON:VTU) Earnings Estimates

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Dividends

Vertu Motors (LON:VTU) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
10/11/2017GBX 0.551.23%12/7/201712/7/20171/19/2018
5/10/2017GBX 0.901.9%6/29/20176/29/20177/31/2017
10/12/2016€0.501.1%12/22/201612/22/20161/20/2017
5/11/2016€0.851.47%6/23/20166/23/20167/26/2016
10/14/2015€0.450.66%12/24/201512/24/20151/22/2016
5/13/2015€0.701.17%6/25/20156/25/20157/28/2015
10/15/2014€0.350.6%12/29/201412/29/20141/23/2015
5/7/2014€0.500.81%6/25/20146/25/20147/29/2014
10/16/2013€0.300.51%12/23/201312/23/20131/24/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Vertu Motors (LON VTU) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trades by Quarter for Vertu Motors (LON:VTU)

Vertu Motors (LON VTU) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
12/20/2017Ian HarrisonInsiderSell3,000GBX 50£1,500
8/7/2017Ian HarrisonInsiderBuy4,260GBX 42£1,789.20
8/2/2017Chris TaylorInsiderBuy11,444GBX 43£4,920.92
9/5/2016Rich,MikeInsiderSell25,235GBX 50£12,617.50
8/4/2016Sherwin,MichaelInsiderBuy3,832GBX 47£1,801.04
6/30/2016Sherwin,MichaelInsiderBuy11GBX 42GBX 462
6/27/2016Forrester,RobertInsiderBuy11,215GBX 45£5,046.75
6/14/2016Forrester,RobertInsiderBuy54,700GBX 53£28,991
5/11/2016Lever,KenInsiderBuy40,800GBX 61£24,888
8/10/2015Sherwin,MichaelInsiderBuy2,769GBX 65£1,799.85
5/13/2015Peter JonesInsiderBuy125,000GBX 58.80£73,500
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Vertu Motors (LON VTU) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
Vertu Motors (VTU) PT Lowered to GBX 57Vertu Motors (VTU) PT Lowered to GBX 57
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 25 at 5:54 PM
Hedge funds have British motor dealer vulnerability in their sightsHedge funds have British motor dealer vulnerability in their sights
finance.yahoo.com - January 5 at 10:38 AM
Is There Now An Opportunity In Vertu Motors plc (LON:VTU)?Is There Now An Opportunity In Vertu Motors plc (LON:VTU)?
finance.yahoo.com - January 4 at 10:22 AM
Insider Selling: Vertu Motors Plc (VTU) Insider Sells 3,000 Shares of StockInsider Selling: Vertu Motors Plc (VTU) Insider Sells 3,000 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 21 at 2:20 PM
Vertu Motors Plc : VTU-GB: Dividend Analysis : December 08th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : December 8, 2017Vertu Motors Plc : VTU-GB: Dividend Analysis : December 08th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : December 8, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 9 at 10:26 AM
Vertu Motors plc Plans Dividend of GBX 0.55 (VTU)Vertu Motors plc Plans Dividend of GBX 0.55 (VTU)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 2 at 9:50 AM
Vertu Motors Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:VTU) : November 29, 2017Vertu Motors Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:VTU) : November 29, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 29 at 4:33 PM
Vertu Motors Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : VTU-GB : November 17, 2017Vertu Motors Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : VTU-GB : November 17, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 18 at 10:10 AM
Vertu Motors plc (AIM:VTU) Is Trading At A 30.42% Discount To Its Intrinsic ValueVertu Motors plc (AIM:VTU) Is Trading At A 30.42% Discount To Its Intrinsic Value
finance.yahoo.com - November 3 at 9:48 AM
Vertu Motors Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : VTU-GB : October 30, 2017Vertu Motors Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : VTU-GB : October 30, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 30 at 8:28 AM
Vertu Motors Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : VTU-GB : October 17, 2017Vertu Motors Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : VTU-GB : October 17, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 17 at 8:57 AM
Vertu Motors Plc :VTU-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended August 31, 2017 : October 13, 2017Vertu Motors Plc :VTU-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended August 31, 2017 : October 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 14 at 9:15 AM
Edited Transcript of VTU.L earnings conference call or presentation 11-Oct-17 8:30am GMTEdited Transcript of VTU.L earnings conference call or presentation 11-Oct-17 8:30am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - October 12 at 9:58 AM
Vertu books record profit; to continue buybacksVertu books record profit; to continue buybacks
www.marketwatch.com - October 11 at 9:24 AM
Did Vertu Motors plc (AIM:VTU) Create Value For Investors Over The Past Year?Did Vertu Motors plc (AIM:VTU) Create Value For Investors Over The Past Year?
finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 2:43 PM
Vertu Motors Plc (VTU) Receives Buy Rating from Liberum CapitalVertu Motors Plc (VTU) Receives Buy Rating from Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 4 at 11:52 PM
Ian Harrison Purchases 4,260 Shares of Vertu Motors Plc (LON:VTU) StockIan Harrison Purchases 4,260 Shares of Vertu Motors Plc (LON:VTU) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 8 at 4:28 AM
Insider Buying: Vertu Motors Plc (VTU) Insider Acquires 11,444 Shares of StockInsider Buying: Vertu Motors Plc (VTU) Insider Acquires 11,444 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 3 at 7:16 AM
3 retailers that could deliver 30% gains in 20173 retailers that could deliver 30% gains in 2017
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 4 at 4:25 PM
Half Year 2017 Vertu Motors PLC Earnings Release - Before Market OpenHalf Year 2017 Vertu Motors PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open
biz.yahoo.com - October 12 at 12:58 PM
Are these stocks REALLY dividend dynamos after today’s news?Are these stocks REALLY dividend dynamos after today’s news?
uk.finance.yahoo.com - October 12 at 12:58 PM
Vertu Motors H1 Trading Strong, Sees FY Results To Meet Market View; Stock UpVertu Motors H1 Trading Strong, Sees FY Results To Meet Market View; Stock Up
www.rttnews.com - September 1 at 8:01 PM
Vertu Motors sees opportunity in Volkswagen diesel scandalVertu Motors sees opportunity in Volkswagen diesel scandal
uk.finance.yahoo.com - October 14 at 7:37 AM
3 Smashing Small-Caps? Sirius Minerals PLC, Rockhopper Exploration Plc And Vertu Motors Plc3 Smashing Small-Caps? Sirius Minerals PLC, Rockhopper Exploration Plc And Vertu Motors Plc
www.fool.co.uk - October 8 at 6:10 AM
UK car dealership Vertu backs VW with £12.8m acquisitionUK car dealership Vertu backs VW with £12.8m acquisition
uk.finance.yahoo.com - October 1 at 4:59 AM

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