LON:WEIR - Weir Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 1,765 -0.50 (-0.03 %)
(As of 04/18/2019 11:01 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 1,765.50
Today's RangeGBX 1,725.50 - GBX 1,774
52-Week RangeGBX 1,222.50 - GBX 2,333
Volume529,632 shs
Average Volume1.36 million shs
Market Capitalization£4.57 billion
P/E Ratio238.51
Dividend Yield3.71%
BetaN/A
The Weir Group PLC designs, manufactures, and sells highly-engineered products and services worldwide. It operates through three segments: Minerals, Oil & Gas, and Flow Control. The Minerals segment engineers pumps, valves, rubber, crushers, screen media systems, screens, hose and pipe pools, centrifuges, pontoons and barges, hydrocyclones, wear linings, mill liners, feeders, conveyors, and washers; and offers slurry handling equipment and associated aftermarket support services for mining, and oil sands markets. The Oil & Gas segment provides products and service solutions for upstream, production, transportation, and related industries. The Flow Control segment designs and manufactures valves and pumps, as well as provides specialist support services to the power generation, industrial, and oil and gas sectors. The company offers its products under the Allen Steam Turbines, Aspir, Atwood & Morrill, AutoTork, Batley Valve, BDK, Begemann, Blakeborough, Cavex, Delta Industrial, Enduron, Floway, Gabbioneta, GEHO, Gemex, Hazleton, Hopkinsons, Hydrau-Flo, Isogate, Lewis, Linatex, Mathena, Multiflo, Novatech, Roto-Jet, Sarasin-RSBD, Seaboard, SEBIM, SPM, Stampede, Tricentric, Trio, Vulco, Warman, WEMCO, and WSP brand names. The Weir Group PLC was founded in 1871 and is headquartered in Glasgow, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Diversified Machinery
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorIndustrial Products
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+44-141-6377111

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£2.45 billion
Cash FlowGBX 105.06 per share
Book ValueGBX 826.60 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Market Cap£4.57 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

Weir Group (LON:WEIR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Weir Group's stock symbol?

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

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

Weir Group announced a dividend on Wednesday, February 27th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, April 25th will be paid a dividend of GBX 30.45 per share on Thursday, June 6th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.91%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 25th. This is a positive change from Weir Group's previous dividend of $15.75. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Weir Group's Dividend History.

How were Weir Group's earnings last quarter?

Weir Group PLC (LON:WEIR) released its earnings results on Tuesday, July, 31st. The company reported $46.30 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $48.20 by $1.90. View Weir Group's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for WEIR?

17 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Weir Group's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 1,500 to GBX 2,300. On average, they expect Weir Group's share price to reach GBX 1,878.44 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 6.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Weir Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Weir Group?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Weir Group in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 13 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Weir Group.

Has Weir Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about WEIR stock have been trending positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Weir Group earned a news impact score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Weir Group's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Weir Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Weir Group investors own include Royal Dutch Shell (RDSB), Tullow Oil (TLW), Aviva (AV), Barclays (BARC), GKN (GKN), Vodafone Group (VOD), Barratt Developments (BDEV), GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY) and Shire (SHP).

Who are Weir Group's key executives?

Weir Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Jonathan Stanton, CEO & Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. John Heasley, CFO & Director (Age 44)
  • Ms. Geetha Dabir, Chief Technology Officer
  • Stephen Christie, Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Graham Vanhegan, Company Sec. & Chief Legal Officer

How do I buy shares of 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.

What is Weir Group's stock price today?

One share of WEIR stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,765.

How big of a company is Weir Group?

Weir Group has a market capitalization of £4.57 billion and generates £2.45 billion in revenue each year.

What is Weir Group's official website?

The official website for Weir Group is https://www.global.weir/.

How can I contact Weir Group?

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.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Weir Group (LON WEIR)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  540 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  791 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,331
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Weir Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WEIR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WEIR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 4/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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