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The Weir Group (WEIR) Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 1,574
+18.00 (+1.16%)
(As of 05/27/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
245,872 shs
Average Volume
642,557 shs
Market Capitalization
£4.09 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 worldwide. 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 mining machines. This segment also produces smart and rugged cameras that monitor and provide valuable and timely data on equipment performance, faults, payloads, and rock fragmentation. The company offers its products under the Accumin, Aspir, Cavex, Delta Industrial, Enduron, Envirotech, Floway, GEHO, Gemex, Hazleton, Hydrau-Flo, R. Wales, Isodry, Isogate, Lewis, Linatex, Multiflo, Synertrex, Stampede, Trio, Vulco, FusionCast, ESCO, Motion Metrics, and Warman brands. The company 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
£1.93 billion
Cash Flow
GBX 217.60 per share
Book Value
GBX 556.60 per share


Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
£4.09 billion
Not Optionable

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 6/6 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

2.26 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 4.3Community Rank: 3.9Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

The Weir Group (LON:WEIR) Frequently Asked Questions

Is The Weir Group a buy right now?

9 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for The Weir Group in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" The Weir Group stock.
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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 Wednesday, July 27th 2022.
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How were The Weir Group's earnings last quarter?

The Weir Group PLC (LON:WEIR) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July, 31st. The company reported $46.30 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates 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 announced a dividend on Monday, March 7th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, April 21st will be given a dividend of GBX 12.30 per share on Monday, June 6th. This represents a yield of 0.81%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 21st. This is an increase from The Weir Group's previous dividend of GBX 11.50. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.
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Is The Weir Group a good dividend stock?

The Weir Group pays an annual dividend of GBX 24 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.53%. The dividend payout ratio of The Weir Group is 24.24%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What price target have analysts set for WEIR?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for The Weir Group's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,575 to GBX 2,470. On average, they anticipate The Weir Group's stock price to reach GBX 1,980 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 25.8% 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 55, Pay $1.36M)
  • Mr. John Heasley, CFO & Director (Age 47, Pay $785.48k)
  • Mr. Garry Fingland, Chief Information Officer (Age 57)
  • Stephen Christie, Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Graham Vanhegan, Company Sec. & Chief Legal Officer (Age 57)
  • Mr. Raymond Buchanan, Head of Communications & Public Affairs
  • Ms. Rosemary McGinness, Chief People Officer (Age 58)
  • Mr. Andrew Neilson, Pres of ESCO division (Age 46)
  • Mr. Christopher Morgan, Sr. Counsel (Age 51)
  • Ms. Paula Cousins, Chief Strategy & Sustainability Officer (Age 48)
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 Public (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 1,574.

How much money does The Weir Group make?

The Weir Group has a market capitalization of £4.09 billion and generates £1.93 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does The Weir Group have?

The Weir Group employs 11,994 workers across the globe.

What is The Weir Group's official website?

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

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 5/28/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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