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

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$25.68 -0.23 (-0.89 %)
(As of 04/19/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$25.68
Today's Range$25.43 - $26.00
52-Week Range$13.74 - $28.06
Volume125,849 shs
Average Volume188,361 shs
Market Capitalization$680.62 million
P/E Ratio15.20
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.16
Luxfer Holdings PLC, a materials technology company, designs, manufactures, and supplies high-performance materials, components, and high-pressure gas cylinders for transportation, defense and emergency response, healthcare, and general industrial applications. 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. This segment also designs and manufactures lightweight aluminum and titanium panels. The Elektron segment focuses on specialty materials based on magnesium, zircon sand, and rare earths. It develops and manufactures magnesium alloys; magnesium powders; and magnesium, copper, and zinc photoengraving plates. This segment also develops and manufactures zirconium-based materials and oxides used as catalysts and in the manufacture of advanced ceramics, fiber-optic fuel cells, and other performance products. Luxfer Holdings PLC has operations in the United States, the United Kingdom, Germany, Italy, France, rest of Europe, Asia Pacific, and internationally. The company was founded in 1898 and is headquartered in Manchester, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Industrial inorganic chemicals
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorIndustrial Products
CUSIPN/A
Phone44-16-1300-0700

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$487.90 million
Cash Flow$2.5251 per share
Book Value$6.95 per share

Profitability

Net Income$25 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,600
Market Cap$680.62 million
Next Earnings Date5/1/2019 (Confirmed)
OptionableNot Optionable

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 announced a dividend on Monday, April 1st. Shareholders of record on Friday, April 12th will be given a dividend of $0.125 per share on Wednesday, May 1st. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 11th. View Luxfer's Dividend History.

How were Luxfer's earnings last quarter?

Luxfer Holdings PLC (NYSE:LXFR) released its earnings results on Monday, March, 11th. 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 $110.90 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $118 million. Luxfer had a return on equity of 25.27% and a net margin of 4.73%. View Luxfer's Earnings History.

When is Luxfer's next earnings date?

Luxfer is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 1st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Luxfer.

What guidance has Luxfer issued on next quarter's earnings?

Luxfer issued an update on its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Monday, March, 11th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.83-1.83 for the period.

What price target have analysts set for LXFR?

1 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for Luxfer's shares. Their predictions range from $30.00 to $30.00. On average, they anticipate Luxfer's share price to reach $30.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 16.8% from the stock's current price. 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.

Has Luxfer been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about LXFR stock have been trending positive on Saturday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Luxfer earned a media sentiment score of 2.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the industrial products company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Are investors shorting Luxfer?

Luxfer saw a decline in short interest in the month of March. As of March 15th, there was short interest totalling 524,867 shares, a decline of 53.9% from the February 28th total of 1,139,359 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 354,945 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.5 days. Approximately 2.0% of the company's stock are short sold. View Luxfer's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Luxfer's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Luxfer own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Luxfer investors own include AutoNation (AN), AeroGrow International (AERO), Coca Cola HBC (CCH), Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), Triple-S Management (GTS), L Brands (LB), Molina Healthcare (MOH), HSBC (HSBA) and Cronos Group (CRON).

Who are Luxfer's key executives?

Luxfer's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Alok Maskara, CEO & Director (Age 48)
  • Ms. Heather Harding, Chief Financial Officer (Age 50)
  • Mr. Jeffrey C. Moorefield, VP of Operations (Age 55)
  • Mr. Douglas A. Fox, Director of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Chris Allen Barnes, Pres of Luxfer Graphic Arts (Age 64)

Who are Luxfer's major shareholders?

Luxfer's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Deprince Race & Zollo Inc. (3.82%) and Tibra Equities Europe Ltd (0.25%). Company insiders that own Luxfer stock include Joseph Bonn and Mark Chivers. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Luxfer.

Which institutional investors are selling Luxfer stock?

LXFR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Deprince Race & Zollo Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Luxfer company stock in the last year include Joseph Bonn and Mark Chivers. View Insider Buying and Selling for Luxfer.

Which institutional investors are buying Luxfer stock?

LXFR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Tibra Equities Europe Ltd. View Insider Buying and Selling for Luxfer.

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 $25.68.

How big of a company is Luxfer?

Luxfer has a market capitalization of $680.62 million and generates $487.90 million in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $25 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.69 on an earnings per share basis. Luxfer employs 1,600 workers across the globe.

What is Luxfer's official website?

The official website for Luxfer is http://www.luxfer.com.

How can I contact Luxfer?

Luxfer's mailing address is LUMNS LANE, MANCHESTER X0, M27 8LN. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 44-16-1300-0700 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Luxfer (NYSE LXFR)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  199 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  172 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  371
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 4/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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