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LON:VTUVertu Motors Share Price, Forecast & News

GBX 24.10
+1.00 (+4.33 %)
(As of 07/6/2020 07:36 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 24.10
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 27.11
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 24.10
Volume1.11 million shs
Average Volume1.14 million shs
Market Capitalization£88.97 million
P/E Ratio30.13
Dividend Yield7.15%
Vertu Motors plc operates as an automotive retailer in the United Kingdom. The company sells new cars, motorcycles, commercial vehicles, and used vehicles, as well as provides related aftersales services. It operates a chain of franchised motor dealerships offering sales, service, parts, and bodyshop facilities for new and used cars, and commercial vehicles under the Bristol Street Motors and Macklin Motors brand names. The company's franchise dealerships include Volvo, Volkswagen, Land Rover, Jaguar, Audi, Mercedes-Benz, and Honda. It also operates as a pension scheme trustee; and provides vehicle financing and related insurance products. In addition, the company is involved in the property and online parts retailing businesses; and online advertising business. It operates a network of 117 franchised sales outlets and 3 non-franchised sales outlets from 103 locations. The company was founded in 2006 and is based in Gateshead, the United Kingdom.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 3.7Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 3.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.67 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Auto & Truck Dealerships



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£3.06 billion
Cash FlowGBX 9.91 per share
Book ValueGBX 71.60 per share



Market Cap£88.97 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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Vertu Motors (LON:VTU) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Vertu Motors' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Vertu Motors' stock was trading at GBX 28.05 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, VTU stock has decreased by 14.1% and is now trading at GBX 24.10. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Vertu Motors?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Vertu Motors in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Vertu Motors.

How were Vertu Motors' earnings last quarter?

Vertu Motors Plc (LON:VTU) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, June, 3rd. The company reported $5.12 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $5.00 by $0.12. View Vertu Motors' earnings history.

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

Vertu Motors declared a dividend on Wednesday, October 9th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, December 5th will be paid a dividend of GBX 0.60 per share on Friday, January 17th. This represents a yield of 1.76%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 5th. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Vertu Motors' dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for VTU?

1 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for Vertu Motors' stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 50 to GBX 50. On average, they expect Vertu Motors' share price to reach GBX 50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 107.5% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Vertu Motors.

Has Vertu Motors been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about VTU stock have trended negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Vertu Motors earned a media sentiment score of -2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View the latest news about Vertu Motors.

Who are some of Vertu Motors' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Vertu Motors own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Vertu Motors investors own include Topps Tiles (TPT), Dixons Carphone (DC), Mears Group (MER), Sirius Minerals (SXX), BT Group (BT), Debenhams (DEB), Marston's (MARS), Zoo Digital Group (ZOO), Advanced Oncotherapy (AVO) and Bwin.party Digital Entertainment (BPTY).

Who are Vertu Motors' key executives?

Vertu Motors' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Robert T. Forrester, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 49)
  • Ms. Karen Anderson, CFO & Exec. Director (Age 47)
  • Mr. Yudi Levy, CFO & Exec. Director
  • Mr. David Paul Crane, COO & Exec. Director (Age 50)
  • Ms. Nicola Loose, Company Sec., Gen. Counsel & Member of Operations Board

What is Vertu Motors' stock symbol?

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

How do I buy shares of Vertu Motors?

Shares of VTU 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 VTU stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 24.10.

How big of a company is Vertu Motors?

Vertu Motors has a market capitalization of £88.97 million and generates £3.06 billion in revenue each year. Vertu Motors employs 5,318 workers across the globe.

What is Vertu Motors' official website?

The official website for Vertu Motors is www.vertumotors.com.

This page was last updated on 7/6/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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