NYSE:LXFR - Luxfer Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$24.26 +0.87 (+3.72 %)
(As of 09/21/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$23.39
Today's Range$23.42 - $24.27
52-Week Range$11.96 - $24.27
Volume314,737 shs
Average Volume94,932 shs
Market Capitalization$601.47 million
P/E Ratio24.77
Dividend Yield1.08%
Luxfer logoLuxfer Holdings PLC, a materials technology company, designs, manufactures, and supplies high-performance materials, components, and high-pressure gas-containment devices for transportation, defense and emergency response, healthcare, and general industrial applications in Europe, North America, the Asia Pacific, and internationally. It operates in two segments, Gas Cylinders and Elektron. The Gas Cylinders segment manufactures and markets aluminum and composite cylinders and systems, which are used in self-contained breathing apparatus, fire extinguishers, alternative fuels, bulk gas transportation, specialty gases, medical, beverages, scuba, and aerospace applications under the Luxfer Gas Cylinders brand. This segment also designs and manufactures aluminum, titanium, and magnesium plates for use in aerospace, automotive, rail, and medical products under the Superform brand. The Elektron segment focuses on specialty materials based on magnesium, zirconium, and rare earths. It develops and manufactures magnesium alloys; magnesium powders; and magnesium, copper, and zinc photoengraving plates. This segment also develops and manufactures specialty zirconium products, including zirconium-based materials, zirconium oxides, fiber-optic fuel cells, and other products. The company was founded in 1898 and is based in Manchester, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Industrial inorganic chemicals
SectorIndustrial Products


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.55
Current Ratio2.43
Quick Ratio1.10


Trailing P/E Ratio24.77
Forward P/E Ratio16.73
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$441.30 million
Price / Sales1.45
Cash Flow$1.8024 per share
Price / Cash13.46
Book Value$6.14 per share
Price / Book3.95


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.95
Net Income$11.50 million
Net Margins4.51%
Return on Equity19.79%
Return on Assets8.28%


Outstanding Shares26,420,000
Market Cap$601.47 million

Luxfer (NYSE:LXFR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Luxfer's stock symbol?

Luxfer trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "LXFR."

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

Luxfer declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, July 4th. Shareholders of record on Friday, July 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.125 per share on Wednesday, August 1st. This represents a $0.50 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.06%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, July 12th. View Luxfer's Dividend History.

How were Luxfer's earnings last quarter?

Luxfer Holdings PLC (NYSE:LXFR) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August, 1st. The industrial products company reported $0.40 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.31 by $0.09. The industrial products company earned $128.20 million during the quarter. Luxfer had a net margin of 4.51% and a return on equity of 19.79%. View Luxfer's Earnings History.

When is Luxfer's next earnings date?

Luxfer is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November, 5th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Luxfer.

What price target have analysts set for LXFR?

1 analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Luxfer's stock. Their predictions range from $24.00 to $24.00. On average, they expect Luxfer's stock price to reach $24.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.1%. View Analyst Price Targets for Luxfer.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Luxfer?

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

Who are some of Luxfer's key competitors?

Who are Luxfer's key executives?

Luxfer's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Alok Maskara, CEO & Director (Age 47)
  • Ms. Heather Harding, Chief Financial Officer
  • Mr. Douglas Fox, Director of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Claire Louise Swarbrick, Gen. Counsel & Legal Adviser (Age 43)
  • Mr. Pete S. Dyke, Chief HR Officer

Has Luxfer been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about LXFR stock has been trending somewhat positive on Friday, according to Accern. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Luxfer earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also gave news headlines about the industrial products company an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. View Recent Headlines for Luxfer.

Who are Luxfer's major shareholders?

Luxfer's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (8.33%), Paradice Investment Management LLC (7.90%), Deprince Race & Zollo Inc. (6.25%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.90%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (1.62%) and Millennium Management LLC (1.42%).

Which institutional investors are selling Luxfer stock?

LXFR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Greywolf Capital Management LP, FMR LLC, Deprince Race & Zollo Inc. and Royce & Associates LP.

Which institutional investors are buying Luxfer stock?

LXFR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Granahan Investment Management Inc. MA, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Millennium Management LLC, Engine Capital Management LP, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Putnam Investments LLC, Paradice Investment Management LLC and Renaissance Technologies LLC.

How do I buy shares of Luxfer?

Shares of LXFR can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Luxfer's stock price today?

One share of LXFR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $24.26.

How big of a company is Luxfer?

Luxfer has a market capitalization of $601.47 million and generates $441.30 million in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $11.50 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.95 on an earnings per share basis. Luxfer employs 1,658 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Luxfer?

Luxfer's mailing address is ANCHORAGE GATEWAY 5 ANCHORAGE QUAY, SALFORD X0, M50 3XE. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 44-16-1300-0600 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Luxfer (NYSE LXFR)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  173 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  145 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  318
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Luxfer and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LXFR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LXFR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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