Luxfer Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.97 (-4.35 %)
(As of 06/17/2021 04:30 PM ET)
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Volume57,864 shs
Average Volume94,128 shs
Market Capitalization$611.39 million
P/E Ratio21.13
Dividend Yield2.24%
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About Luxfer

Luxfer Holdings PLC, together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and supplies high-performance materials, components, and high-pressure gas containment devices for defense and emergency response, healthcare, transportation, and general industrial end-market applications. It operates in two segments, Gas Cylinders and Elektron. The Gas Cylinders segment manufactures and markets carbon composite cylinders for self-contained breathing apparatus that are used by firefighters and other emergency-responders, as well as scuba divers and personnel in hazardous environments, such as mines; and cylinders used for containment of oxygen and other medical gases used by patients, healthcare facilities, and laboratories. This segment also offers carbon composite cylinders for compressed natural gas and hydrogen containment in alternative fuel vehicles. The Elektron segment focuses on specialty materials based on magnesium, zircon sand, and rare earths. It develops and manufactures magnesium alloys for use in variety of industries; magnesium powders for use in countermeasure flares and heater meals; and magnesium, copper, and zinc photoengraving plates for graphic arts and luxury packaging. 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, the Asia Pacific, and internationally. The company was founded in 1898 and is based in Manchester, the United Kingdom.


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Overall MarketRank

2.68 out of 5 stars

Industrial Products Sector

2nd out of 411 stocks

Industrial Inorganic Chemicals Industry

1st out of 18 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 3.1 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Luxfer (NYSE:LXFR) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Luxfer a buy right now?

2 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Luxfer in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Luxfer stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Luxfer?

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Are investors shorting Luxfer?

Luxfer saw a increase in short interest in May. As of May 28th, there was short interest totaling 530,600 shares, an increase of 30.3% from the May 13th total of 407,100 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 87,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 6.1 days. Currently, 1.9% of the company's shares are short sold.
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When is Luxfer's next earnings date?

Luxfer is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, July 26th 2021.
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How were Luxfer's earnings last quarter?

Luxfer Holdings PLC (NYSE:LXFR) posted its earnings results on Sunday, April, 25th. The industrial products company reported $0.39 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.25 by $0.14. The industrial products company had revenue of $85.20 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $83.40 million. Luxfer had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 15.90% and a net margin of 8.15%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 3.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.34 EPS.
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How has Luxfer's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Luxfer's stock was trading at $13.08 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, LXFR shares have increased by 63.1% and is now trading at $21.34.
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How often does Luxfer pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Luxfer?

Luxfer declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, April 6th. Investors of record on Friday, April 16th will be given a dividend of $0.125 per share on Wednesday, May 5th. This represents a $0.50 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.34%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 15th.
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Is Luxfer a good dividend stock?

Luxfer pays an annual dividend of $0.50 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.24%. Luxfer does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Luxfer is 53.76%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Luxfer will have a dividend payout ratio of 35.21% next year. This indicates that Luxfer will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Luxfer issued on next quarter's earnings?

Luxfer updated its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Tuesday, May, 4th. The company provided EPS guidance of 1.100-1.300 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.150. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What price target have analysts set for LXFR?

2 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for Luxfer's stock. Their forecasts range from $27.00 to $32.00. On average, they anticipate Luxfer's share price to reach $29.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 38.2% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Luxfer's key executives?

Luxfer's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Alok Maskara, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 50, Pay $1.29M)
  • Ms. Heather Harding, Chief Financial Officer (Age 52, Pay $479.03k)
  • Mr. Andrew William John Butcher, Pres of Luxfer Gas Cylinders (Age 53, Pay $542.63k)
  • Mr. Graham Wardlow, Managing Director of Luxfer MEL Technologies (Age 53, Pay $366.44k)
  • Mr. James Gardella, Pres of Luxfer Magtech (Age 64, Pay $453.13k)
  • Mr. Jeffrey C. Moorefield, VP of Operations (Age 57)
  • Mr. Douglas A. Fox C.F.A., Director of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Megan Elizabeth Glise, Gen. Counsel & Company Sec. (Age 28)
  • Mr. Mark Chivers, Divisional Managing Director of Luxfer Superform (Age 51)
  • Mr. Stephen M. D. Webster, Corp. Controller (Age 49)

What is Alok Maskara's approval rating as Luxfer's CEO?

3 employees have rated Luxfer CEO Alok Maskara on Glassdoor.com. Alok Maskara has an approval rating of 65% among Luxfer's employees.

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), AT&T (T), (CGC), Aerogrow International (AERO), Main Street Capital (MAIN), AbbVie (ABBV), Alliance Resource Partners (ARLP), CenterPoint Energy (CNP), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD) and General Motors (GM).

What is Luxfer's stock symbol?

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

Who are Luxfer's major shareholders?

Luxfer's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include William Blair Investment Management LLC (9.30%), Paradice Investment Management LLC (8.05%), Nantahala Capital Management LLC (7.68%), Kempen Capital Management N.V. (6.38%), BlackRock Inc. (5.77%) and Deprince Race & Zollo Inc. (3.20%). Company insiders that own Luxfer stock include Alok Maskara, Graham Wardlow, James Gardella, Mark Chivers, Richard J Hipple and Stephen Webster.
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Which institutional investors are selling Luxfer stock?

LXFR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nantahala Capital Management LLC, Penn Capital Management Co. Inc., Deprince Race & Zollo Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Panagora Asset Management Inc., GSA Capital Partners LLP, Morgan Stanley, and Paradice Investment Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Luxfer company stock in the last year include Graham Wardlow, James Gardella, and Stephen Webster.
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Which institutional investors are buying Luxfer stock?

LXFR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including William Blair Investment Management LLC, Royce & Associates LP, Kempen Capital Management N.V., Advisory Research Inc., Comerica Bank, BlackRock Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., and Citadel Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have bought Luxfer stock in the last two years include Alok Maskara, and Richard J Hipple.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Luxfer's stock price today?

One share of LXFR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $21.34.

How much money does Luxfer make?

Luxfer has a market capitalization of $611.39 million and generates $324.80 million in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $20 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.93 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Luxfer have?

Luxfer employs 1,400 workers across the globe.

What is Luxfer's official website?

The official website for Luxfer is www.luxfer.com.

Where are Luxfer's headquarters?

Luxfer is headquartered at LUMNS LANE, MANCHESTER X0, M27 8LN.

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]

This page was last updated on 6/17/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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