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The Weir Group Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 1,716.50
+21.50 (+1.27%)
(As of 12/3/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
485,533 shs
Average Volume
603,295 shs
Market Capitalization
£4.46 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About The Weir Group

The Weir Group PLC produces and sells highly engineered original equipment. It operates in two segments, Minerals and ESCO. The Minerals segment offers slurry handling equipment and associated aftermarket support services for abrasive high-wear applications used in the mining and oil sands markets. The ESCO segment provides ground engaging tools for surface mining and infrastructure. The company offers its products under the Accumin, Aspir, Cavex, Delta Industrial, Enduron, Floway, GEHO, Gemex, Hydrau-Flo, Isodry, Isogate, Lewis, Linatex, Multiflo, Synertrex, Trio, Vulco, FusionCast, and Warman brands. It operates in the United Kingdom, the United States, Canada, the Asia Pacific, Australia, South America, the Middle East, Europe, and FSU. The Weir Group PLC was founded in 1871 and is headquartered in Glasgow, the United Kingdom.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Diversified Machinery
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
£1.95 billion
Cash Flow
GBX 254.62 per share
Book Value
GBX 534.30 per share


Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
£4.46 billion
Not Optionable

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

1.94 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 3.9Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

The Weir Group (LON:WEIR) Frequently Asked Questions

Is The Weir Group a buy right now?

9 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for The Weir Group in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" The Weir Group stock.
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How has The Weir Group's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

The Weir Group's stock was trading at GBX 1,073.50 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, WEIR stock has increased by 59.9% and is now trading at GBX 1,716.50.
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When is The Weir Group's next earnings date?

The Weir Group is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February 28th 2022.
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How were The Weir Group's earnings last quarter?

The Weir Group PLC (LON:WEIR) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July, 31st. The company reported $46.30 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $48.20 by $1.90.
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How often does The Weir Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for The Weir Group?

The Weir Group declared a dividend on Thursday, July 29th. Investors of record on Thursday, October 7th will be given a dividend of GBX 11.50 per share on Friday, November 5th. This represents a yield of 0.67%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 7th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.
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What price target have analysts set for WEIR?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price targets for The Weir Group's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,575 to GBX 2,470. On average, they expect The Weir Group's stock price to reach GBX 1,991.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 16.0% from the stock's current price.
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Who are The Weir Group's key executives?

The Weir Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Jonathan Stanton, CEO & Director (Age 54, Pay $796.46k)
  • Mr. John Heasley, CFO & Director (Age 46, Pay $493.09k)
  • Mr. Garry Fingland, Chief Information Officer
  • Stephen Christie, Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Graham Vanhegan, Company Sec. & Chief Legal Officer
  • Mr. Raymond Buchanan, Head of Communications & Public Affairs
  • Ms. Rosemary McGinness, Chief People Officer
  • Mr. Andrew Neilson, Pres of ESCO division (Age 45)
  • Mr. Christopher Morgan, Sr. Counsel (Age 50)
  • Ms. Paula Cousins, Chief Strategy & Sustainability Officer

What other stocks do shareholders of The Weir Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other The Weir Group investors own include Royal Dutch Shell (RDSB), Tullow Oil (TLW), Vodafone Group (VOD), Aviva (AV), Barclays (BARC), 8072713 (GKN.L) (GKN), Barratt Developments (BDEV), BP (BP), Carnival Co. & (CCL) and Deere & Company (DE).

What is The Weir Group's stock symbol?

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

How do I buy shares of The Weir Group?

Shares of WEIR 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.
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What is The Weir Group's stock price today?

One share of WEIR stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,716.50.

How much money does The Weir Group make?

The Weir Group has a market capitalization of £4.46 billion and generates £1.95 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does The Weir Group have?

The Weir Group employs 13,070 workers across the globe.

What is The Weir Group's official website?

The official website for The Weir Group is www.global.weir.

Where are The Weir Group's headquarters?

The Weir Group is headquartered at 1 West Regent Street, GLASGOW, G2 1RW, United Kingdom.

How can I contact The Weir Group?

The Weir Group's mailing address is 1 West Regent Street, GLASGOW, G2 1RW, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-141-6377111.

This page was last updated on 12/5/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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