Weir Group PLC Company Profile (LON:WEIR)

About Weir Group PLC

Weir Group PLC logoThe Weir Group PLC is engaged in engineering businesses. The Company operates through three segments: Minerals, Oil & Gas, and Power & Industrial. The Minerals segment is engaged in the provision of slurry handling equipment and associated aftermarket support for abrasive high wear applications used in the mining and oil sands markets. The Oil & Gas segment provides products and service solutions to upstream, production, transportation, refining and related industries. The Power & Industrial segment designs and manufactures valves, pumps and turbines, and provides specialist support services to the power generation, industrial, and oil and gas sectors. Its brands include Warman, GEHO, Linatex, Vulco, Cavex, Enduron, Trio, SPM, Seaboard, Mathena, Novatech, Gabbioneta, Hopkinsons, Atwood & Morrill, Sarasin-RBSD and Blakeborough.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: N/A
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: WEIR
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $22.49
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $1986.59
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $1774.70
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 884 - GBX 2,060
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.98
  • Market Cap: $3.88B
  • Outstanding Shares: 214,300,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Weir Group PLC (LON:WEIR) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Sell Ratings, 7 Hold Ratings, 8 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.15)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,657.37

Analysts' Ratings History for Weir Group PLC (LON:WEIR)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/23/2017Numis Securities LtdDowngradeReduceGBX 1,800View Rating Details
2/23/2017Panmure GordonReiterated RatingSellGBX 750View Rating Details
2/23/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,150View Rating Details
2/23/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual WeightGBX 1,900View Rating Details
2/23/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 1,775 -> GBX 1,800View Rating Details
2/23/2017Peel HuntLower Price TargetHoldGBX 2,100 -> GBX 2,000View Rating Details
2/23/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
2/10/2017BNP ParibasBoost Price TargetOutperformGBX 2,000 -> GBX 2,200View Rating Details
1/27/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 2,140View Rating Details
1/19/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 2,200View Rating Details
1/11/2017Bank of America CorpBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 2,050 -> GBX 2,100View Rating Details
1/6/2017Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetSellGBX 1,350 -> GBX 1,600View Rating Details
11/2/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingHoldGBX 900 -> GBX 1,620View Rating Details
8/16/2016HSBC Holdings plcBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 1,500 -> GBX 1,750View Rating Details
8/8/2016Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingUnderweightGBX 1,220View Rating Details
8/1/2016Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetUnderperformGBX 1,050 -> GBX 1,200View Rating Details
4/10/2016NomuraReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,190View Rating Details
3/2/2016InvestecLower Price TargetHoldGBX 820 -> GBX 750View Rating Details
2/25/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 900View Rating Details
2/25/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
2/24/2016Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingSellGBX 700View Rating Details
9/17/2015Haitong BankReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,575View Rating Details
7/30/2015Espirito Santo Investment Bank ResearchLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 2,000 -> GBX 1,535View Rating Details
5/20/2015Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingMarket PerformGBX 1,926View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/25/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Weir Group PLC (LON:WEIR)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Weir Group PLC (LON:WEIR)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $83.48 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Weir Group PLC (LON:WEIR)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/22/2017GBX 291.46%4/27/20174/27/20176/5/2017
7/28/2016GBX 151.03%9/22/20169/22/201611/4/2016
2/24/2016GBX 293.22%4/28/20164/28/20166/6/2016
7/30/2015GBX 150.96%10/8/201510/8/201511/6/2015
2/25/2015GBX 291.64%4/30/20154/30/20155/29/2015
7/31/2014GBX 150.58%10/9/201410/9/201411/7/2014
2/26/2014GBX 33.201.32%4/30/20144/30/20145/30/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Weir Group PLC (LON:WEIR)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/24/2016Stanton ,JonInsiderSell1,575GBX 1,070£16,852.50
3/18/2016Stanton ,JonInsiderBuy1,597GBX 1,124£17,950.28
3/11/2016Jenkins,DeanInsiderSell8GBX 1,030GBX 8,240
3/25/2015Jon StantonInsiderSell3,156GBX 1,760£55,545.60
3/12/2015Keith CochraneInsiderBuy5,743GBX 1,829£105,039.47
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Weir Group PLC (LON:WEIR)
DateHeadline
capitalcube.com logoThe Weir Group Plc : Overvalued relative to peers, but may deserve another look (LON:WEIR)
www.capitalcube.com - February 25 at 4:23 AM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoPumps manufacturer Weir sees return to growth in the fourth quarter as prospects in oil & gas sector improve (LON:WEIR)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - February 23 at 11:59 PM
trustnet.com logoBroker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Weir Group PLC (LON:WEIR)
www.trustnet.com - February 23 at 11:59 PM
News IconFollowing the Numbers: Weir Group PLC (WEIR.L) - Searcy News (LON:WEIR)
searcysentinel.com - February 23 at 11:59 PM
News IconValue Focus: Following the Numbers for The Weir Group PLC (LSE:WEIR) - Benton Bulletin (LON:WEIR)
bentonbulletin.com - February 23 at 11:59 PM
News IconWatching the Levels on Shares of Weir Group PLC (WEIR.L) - BVN (LON:WEIR)
bvnewsjournal.com - February 23 at 3:34 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of WEIR.L earnings conference call or presentation 22-Feb-17 9:00am GMT (LON:WEIR)
finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 3:34 AM
News IconCORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Weir hurt by weak oil prices while peer Petrofac sees order uptick (LON:WEIR)
timesofindia.indiatimes.com - February 22 at 11:09 AM
News IconWeir Group appoints Chief Technology Officer (LON:WEIR)
www.lngindustry.com - February 22 at 11:09 AM
morningstar.co.uk logoEXTRA: Weir Sees Markets Recovering But 2017 Will Still Be Tough (LON:WEIR)
www.morningstar.co.uk - February 22 at 11:09 AM
4-traders.com logoWeir : reports 22 percent fall in FY pretax profit on weak oil market (LON:WEIR)
www.4-traders.com - February 22 at 11:09 AM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoPumps manufacturer Weir sees profits drop, although fourth quarter prospects improve in oil and gas sector (LON:WEIR)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - February 22 at 11:09 AM
News IconIs The Weir Group PLC (LSE:WEIR) cheap for a reason? A look at the intrinsic value (LON:WEIR)
simplywall.st - February 22 at 11:09 AM
seekingalpha.com logoWeir Group PLC 2016 Q4 - Results - Earnings Call Slides (LON:WEIR)
seekingalpha.com - February 22 at 11:09 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoWeir hurt by weak oil prices while peer Petrofac sees order uptick (LON:WEIR)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 11:08 AM
einnews.com logoHigh Pressure Pumps Market Estimated to Post a Steady Annual Growth Rate of 3% during 2017 to 2022 (LON:WEIR)
www.einnews.com - February 21 at 4:10 PM
News IconVolatility Numbers in View for The Weir Group PLC (LSE:WEIR) - Baxter Review (LON:WEIR)
baxternewsreview.com - February 21 at 8:12 AM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoMarket Risers: St. James's Place plc, Surface Transforms plc, Versarien PLC, Weir Group PLC - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:WEIR)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - February 20 at 7:35 PM
capitalcube.com logoThe Weir Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WEIR-GB : February 20, 2017 (LON:WEIR)
www.capitalcube.com - February 20 at 8:11 AM
marketexclusive.com logoAnalyst Activity – Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) Reiterates Buy on Weir Group PLC (LON:WEIR) - Market Exclusive (LON:WEIR)
marketexclusive.com - February 17 at 7:16 AM
News IconInvestor Center: Technicals in View for Weir Group PLC (WEIR.L) - Providence Standard (LON:WEIR)
providencestandard.com - February 14 at 7:02 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoAre these high-flying FTSE 250 engineers worth buying? (LON:WEIR)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 14 at 7:02 AM
News IconTrading Insight: Taking a Look at Levels for Weir Group PLC (WEIR.L) - Rives Journal (LON:WEIR)
rivesjournal.com - February 13 at 8:51 AM
investors.com logoMaxiTRANS Industries appoints Dean Jenkins to the top job (LON:WEIR)
www.proactiveinvestors.com.au - February 13 at 12:25 AM
News IconBroker Forecast - Exane BNP Paribas issues a broker note on Weir Group PLC (LON:WEIR)
www.youinvest.co.uk - February 11 at 6:17 AM
News IconLooking at the Gauges on Weir Group PLC (WEIR.L) - The Standard (LON:WEIR)
6milestandard.com - February 10 at 6:36 AM
News IconBrokerages Set Purplebricks Group PLC (PURP) PT at $187.25 (LON:WEIR)
ibusinesslines.com - February 9 at 6:38 AM
News IconArden Partners Ltd Begins Coverage on Yu Group PLC (YU) (LON:WEIR)
giftedviz.com - February 6 at 9:47 AM
News IconBroker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Weir Group PLC (LON:WEIR)
www.youinvest.co.uk - February 4 at 6:16 AM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoWeir Group PLC 10.3% Potential Upside Indicated by Deutsche Bank - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:WEIR)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - February 3 at 6:44 AM
News IconBroker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Weir Group PLC (LON:WEIR)
www.youinvest.co.uk - January 31 at 7:56 AM
News IconTicker Watch: Technical Views on Shares of Weir Group PLC (WEIR.L) - Springdale Times (LON:WEIR)
springdaletimes.com - January 31 at 7:56 AM
News IconIdea Drop raises £1m from 34 Angel investors to develop its curation platform (LON:WEIR)
techcitynews.com - January 30 at 9:52 AM
News IconMorgan Stanley Gives Weir Group PLC Price Target With Potential 4.7% Upside - UK Market News (LON:WEIR)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - January 29 at 5:42 AM
News IconPipeline valve maker to close Niles factory - Herald Palladium (LON:WEIR)
www.heraldpalladium.com - January 27 at 6:44 AM
News IconWilliams %R Check on Shares of Weir Group PLC (WEIR.L) - Springdale Times (LON:WEIR)
springdaletimes.com - January 27 at 6:44 AM
News IconWatching ADX Levels for Weir Group PLC (WEIR.L) - Springdale Times (LON:WEIR)
springdaletimes.com - January 25 at 9:45 PM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoMarket Risers: Standard Chartered PLC, St. James's Place plc, Versarien PLC, Weir Group PLC - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:WEIR)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - January 25 at 9:45 PM
News IconGlobal Vortex Pump Market By Application, Regions And Specification Research Report Forecast To 2021 (LON:WEIR)
empowerednews.net - January 25 at 4:31 PM
News IconMoving Averages in Focus on Shares of Weir Group PLC (WEIR.L) - Springdale Times (LON:WEIR)
springdaletimes.com - January 24 at 3:17 PM
News IconTechnical Updates on Shares of Weir Group PLC (WEIR.L) - Springdale Times (LON:WEIR)
springdaletimes.com - January 23 at 2:04 AM
News IconBarclays Capital reiterated Weir Group PLC (LON:WEIR) as 'Equal Weight' With 1900 PT - UK Market News (LON:WEIR)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - January 20 at 2:28 AM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoWeir Group PLC 6.7% Potential Decrease Indicated by Barclays ... - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:WEIR)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - January 19 at 4:26 PM
News IconPilot Type Pressure Relief Valve Market Review and Forecast 2017 (LON:WEIR)
empowerednews.net - January 19 at 7:53 AM
News IconTechnical Indicator Review on Shares of Weir Group PLC (WEIR.L) - Springdale Times (LON:WEIR)
springdaletimes.com - January 19 at 7:53 AM
News IconNarrowing in on Chart Levels for Weir Group PLC (WEIR.L) - Springdale Times (LON:WEIR)
springdaletimes.com - January 17 at 3:54 PM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoWeir Group PLC 6.7% Potential Decrease Indicated by Barclays Capital - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:WEIR)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - January 17 at 3:54 PM
News IconHigh Pressure Pumps Market Projected to Grow Annually at a Steady Growth Rate of 3% during 2017 to 2022 (LON:WEIR)
satprnews.com - January 16 at 12:18 PM
globenewswire.com logoPDMR change: Weir Flow Control Division President Appointed - GlobeNewswire (press release) (LON:WEIR)
globenewswire.com - January 13 at 8:17 PM
News IconGoldman Sachs Gives Weir Group PLC Price Target With Potential ... - UK Market News (LON:WEIR)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - January 13 at 6:18 AM

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What is Weir Group PLC's stock symbol?

Weir Group PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "WEIR."

How often does Weir Group PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Weir Group PLC?

Weir Group PLC declared a dividend on Wednesday, February 22nd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, April 27th will be paid a dividend of GBX 29 per share on Monday, June 5th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.46%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 27th. This is a positive change from Weir Group PLC's previous dividend of $15.00. The official announcement can be seen at this link.

Where is Weir Group PLC's stock going? Where will Weir Group PLC's stock price be in 2017?

20 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Weir Group PLC's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 750 to GBX 2,220. On average, they expect Weir Group PLC's stock price to reach GBX 1,657.37 in the next twelve months.

How do I buy Weir Group PLC stock?

Shares of Weir Group 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.

How much does a share of Weir Group PLC stock cost?

One share of Weir Group PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,810.


Last Updated on 2/25/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff