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Essentra

Current Price 386.20p Bid 386.00p Ask 386.40p Change 1.69%
Last Updated: 17/10/2018 11:32. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Essentra plc (formerly Filtrona plc) plc is a FTSE 250 company and a leading global provider of essential components and solutions. Essentra focuses on the light manufacture and distribution of high volume, enabling components which serve customers in a wide variety of end-markets and geographies. The Components business is a global market leading manufacturer and distributor of plastic injection moulded, vinyl dip moulded and metal items. Operating units in 29 countries serve a very broad industrial base of customers with a rapid supply of products for a variety of applications in industries such as equipment manufacturing, automotive, fabrication, electronics and construction. The Pipe Protection Technologies business specialises in the manufacture of high performance innovative products from commodity resins to engineering-grade thermoplastics and polymer alloys for use in a range of end-markets. Locations in four countries, combined with a wide distributor network, serve customers around the world.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/12/2017

Turnover
£1,027.30m
Operating Profit
£5.50m
Dividend Yield
5.45
Dividend Per Share
20.70
Dividend Cover
0.00
P/E Ratio
0.00

Key Personnel

Paul Anthony Forman
Chief Executive
Lili Liu
Chief Financial Officer
Stefan Schellinger
Group Finance Director
Paul John Lester
Non-Executive Chairman
Ralf Klaus Wunderlich
Non-Executive Director
Margaret Lorraine Trainer
Non-Executive Director
Mary Reilly
Non-Executive Director
Thomas Benedict Patrick Breen
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
ESNT
ISIN
GB00B0744359
Shares in Issue
263,002,105
Market cap
£998.88m

Analyst Views (3)

Strong Buy
 
66.67%
Buy
 
0.00%
Hold
 
33.33%
Sell
 
0.00%
Strong Sell
 
0.00%
The above information represents a selection of the views published in the last 120 days by analysts. It is subject to change without notice and doesn't reflect view held by Redmayne Bentley and is not advice.

Price Summary

Mid Price
386.20p
Bid Price
386.00p
Ask Price
386.40p
Volume
831710
Change Today
6.40p
% Change Today
1.69%
Open
388.79p
Previous Close
379.80p
Intraday High
390.20p
Intraday Low
377.40p
52 Week High
544.00p
52 Week Low
363.80p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Essentra Intra-day Chart

Essentra News

News in this section is provided by MoneyAM

Director Deals - Essentra (ESNT) 05 Oct 2018 | 10:15 Director Deals - Essentra (ESNT) 24 Sep 2018 | 15:45 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Essentra 19 Sep 2018 | 08:50 Director Deals - Essentra (ESNT) 05 Sep 2018 | 10:15 Director Deals - Essentra (ESNT) 08 Aug 2018 | 10:05 Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Essentra 06 Aug 2018 | 14:00 Director Deals - Essentra (ESNT) 06 Aug 2018 | 13:15 Essentra profits grow but revenue falls in H1 03 Aug 2018 | 08:23 Essentra sells Irish paper merchant Swiftbrook 31 Jul 2018 | 14:29 Essentra strengthens components division with Hertila acquisition for £4.9m 06 Jul 2018 | 07:15 Essentra appoints Lily Liu as Chief Financial Officer 30 May 2018 | 09:07 Director Deals - Essentra (ESNT) 08 May 2018 | 13:30 Weaker miners threaten to offset boost from higher oil prices 19 Apr 2018 | 16:48 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Essentra 19 Apr 2018 | 12:20 FTSE gains momentum on upbeat corporate news 19 Apr 2018 | 11:58 Essentra eyes return to like-for-like revenue growth, margin expansion in 2018 19 Apr 2018 | 08:34 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Essentra 09 Apr 2018 | 12:30 Director Deals - Essentra (ESNT) 06 Apr 2018 | 13:05 Director Deals - Essentra (ESNT) 22 Mar 2018 | 09:00 Director Deals - Essentra (ESNT) 22 Mar 2018 | 09:00 Director Deals - Essentra (ESNT) 16 Mar 2018 | 11:05 Director Deals - Essentra (ESNT) 06 Mar 2018 | 12:10 Director Deals - Essentra (ESNT) 06 Mar 2018 | 12:05 Director Deals - Essentra (ESNT) 06 Mar 2018 | 12:05 Director Deals - Essentra (ESNT) 06 Mar 2018 | 12:05 Mining sell-⁠⁠off continues in the wake of Trump's tariff threat 02 Mar 2018 | 16:48 Essentra profit falls as health & personal care packaging division woes continue 02 Mar 2018 | 13:41 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Essentra 02 Mar 2018 | 13:10 FTSE falls as miners suffer backlash from Trump tariff 02 Mar 2018 | 12:00 Board changes at Essentra 15 Dec 2017 | 14:11

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Tangible Assets
283.1
285.9
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
547.7
581.7
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
37.3
17.7
Total Non-Current Assets
868.1
885.3
Inventory
114.3
115.1
Trade & Receivables
201.0
218.4
Cash & Receivables
52.0
54.0
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
4.3
139.4
Total Assets
1,239.7
1,412.2

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Short Term Liabilities
246.8
296.7
Long Term Liabilities
372.5
480.3
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
32.5
Total Liabilities
619.3
809.5

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Net Assets
620.4
602.7

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Share Capital
66.0
66.0
Minority Interests
8.1
7.3
Retained Earnings
362.7
295.7
Share Premium Account
0.0
0.0
Other Equity
183.6
233.7
Total Equity
620.4
602.7

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Cashflow from Operating Activities
77.4
153.0
Cashflow Before Financing
227.7
115.3
Increase / Decrease in Cash
-7.7
26.8

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Turnover
1,027.3
998.5
Cost of Sales
0.0
0.0
Gross Profit
0.0
0.0
Operating Profit
5.5
-50.0
Pre-Tax Profit
-4.9
-62.5
Profit / Loss for the Year
115.8
-39.6

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H1 Dividend
27 Sep 2018
31 Oct 2018
H2 Dividend
15 Mar 2018
01 May 2018
H1 Dividend
28 Sep 2017
30 Oct 2017
H2 Dividend
16 Mar 2017
02 May 2017
H1 Dividend
29 Sep 2016
31 Oct 2016
H2 Dividend
17 Mar 2016
03 May 2016
H1 Dividend
24 Sep 2015
30 Oct 2015
H2 Dividend
26 Mar 2015
01 May 2015
H1 Dividend
24 Sep 2014
30 Oct 2014
H2 Dividend
09 Apr 2014
02 May 2014
H1 Dividend
25 Sep 2013
28 Oct 2013
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