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Current Price 2464.00p Bid 2460.00p Ask 2464.00p Change -1.60%
Last Updated: 18/02/2018 02:53. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Victrex plc is an innovative world leader in high performance polymer solutions, focused on the strategic markets of automotive, aerospace, energy (including manufacturing & engineering), electronics and medical. Every day, millions of people use products and applications, which contain our materials - from smart phones, aeroplanes and cars to oil and gas operations and medical devices. With over 35 years' experience, we develop world leading solutions in PEEK and PAEK based polymers, semi-finished and finished parts which shape future performance for our customers and our markets, and drive value for our shareholders.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 30/09/2017

Turnover
£290.20m
Operating Profit
£111.10m
Dividend Yield
2.16
Dividend Per Share
53.80
Dividend Cover
2.16
P/E Ratio
21.44

Key Personnel

Jakob Oskar Sigurdsson
Chief Executive
Timothy John Cooper
Executive Director
Dr Martin Court
Executive Director
Louisa Sachiko Burdett
Group Finance Director
Lawrence Craig Pentz
Non-Executive Chairman
Jane Elizabeth Toogood
Non-Executive Director
Andrew James Harrower Dougal
Non-Executive Director
Dr Pamela Josephine Kirby
Non-Executive Director
Patrick Jean Marie de Smedt
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
VCT
ISIN
GB0009292243
Shares in Issue
86,016,224
Market cap
£2,146.97m
Sector

Analyst Views (6)

Strong Buy
 
16.67%
Buy
 
0.00%
Hold
 
83.33%
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
2464.00p
Bid Price
2460.00p
Ask Price
2464.00p
Volume
296121
Change Today
-40.00p
% Change Today
-1.60%
Open
2518.00p
Previous Close
2464.00p
Intraday High
2520.00p
Intraday Low
2460.00p
52 Week High
2772.00p
52 Week Low
1826.00p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Victrex Intra-day Chart

Victrex News

News in this section is provided by MoneyAM

Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Victrex PLC 12 Feb 2018 | 10:30 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Victrex PLC 09 Feb 2018 | 08:40 Victrex 1Q revenue up 45%, sees possible upside to expectations 09 Feb 2018 | 07:09 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Victrex PLC 06 Feb 2018 | 08:10 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Victrex PLC 08 Jan 2018 | 13:00 Victrex schedules AGM, nominates non-execs 04 Jan 2018 | 13:01 Director Deals - Victrex PLC (VCT) 18 Dec 2017 | 11:20 Director Deals - Victrex PLC (VCT) 18 Dec 2017 | 11:15 Director Deals - Victrex PLC (VCT) 18 Dec 2017 | 11:15 Director Deals - Victrex PLC (VCT) 18 Dec 2017 | 11:15 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Victrex PLC 08 Dec 2017 | 10:40 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Victrex PLC 06 Dec 2017 | 12:30 Miners tumble as commodity prices fall 05 Dec 2017 | 16:54 Pound drops on failure to progress Brexit talks 05 Dec 2017 | 11:44 Victrex profit rises, dividend hiked 05 Dec 2017 | 07:08 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Victrex PLC 28 Nov 2017 | 09:40 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Victrex PLC 31 Oct 2017 | 09:30 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Victrex PLC 28 Sep 2017 | 10:20 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Victrex PLC 06 Sep 2017 | 11:50 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Victrex PLC 05 Sep 2017 | 13:20 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on Victrex PLC 05 Sep 2017 | 11:10 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Victrex PLC 05 Sep 2017 | 10:10 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Victrex PLC 05 Sep 2017 | 09:30 FTSE lacks direction with US markets closed 04 Sep 2017 | 16:45 FTSE drifts as North Korean nuclear test fails to scare investors 04 Sep 2017 | 11:48 Victrex revenue up but consumer electronics business struggles 25 Jul 2017 | 09:50 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Victrex PLC 16 May 2017 | 11:50 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Victrex PLC 16 May 2017 | 09:10 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Victrex PLC 16 May 2017 | 08:10 Victrex says H1 pretax profit up 5% 15 May 2017 | 07:33

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Sep 2017
30 Sep 2016
Tangible Assets
258.6
255.5
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
30.6
23.5
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
19.4
18.9
Total Non-Current Assets
308.6
297.9
Inventory
61.5
61.8
Trade & Receivables
37.9
46.9
Cash & Receivables
120.1
64.0
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
10.0
2.1
Total Assets
538.1
472.7

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Sep 2017
30 Sep 2016
Short Term Liabilities
41.3
53.8
Long Term Liabilities
18.4
29.8
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
59.7
83.6

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Sep 2017
30 Sep 2016
Net Assets
478.4
389.1

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Sep 2017
30 Sep 2016
Share Capital
0.9
0.9
Minority Interests
0.0
0.0
Retained Earnings
428.0
355.4
Share Premium Account
43.0
37.8
Other Equity
6.5
-5.0
Total Equity
478.4
389.1

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Sep 2017
30 Sep 2016
Cashflow from Operating Activities
117.6
83.4
Cashflow Before Financing
91.9
47.5
Increase / Decrease in Cash
56.7
8.6

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Sep 2017
30 Sep 2016
Turnover
290.2
252.3
Cost of Sales
106.4
93.6
Gross Profit
183.8
158.7
Operating Profit
111.1
100.3
Pre-Tax Profit
111.0
100.3
Profit / Loss for the Year
99.5
82.5

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
Special Dividend
01 Feb 2018
16 Feb 2018
H2 Dividend
01 Feb 2018
16 Feb 2018
H1 Dividend
08 Jun 2017
30 Jun 2017
H2 Dividend
02 Feb 2017
17 Feb 2017
H1 Dividend
09 Jun 2016
01 Jul 2016
H2 Dividend
04 Feb 2016
19 Feb 2016
H1 Dividend
11 Jun 2015
30 Jun 2015
Special Dividend
05 Feb 2015
20 Feb 2015
H2 Dividend
05 Feb 2015
20 Feb 2015
H1 Dividend
11 Jun 2014
01 Jul 2014
H2 Dividend
05 Feb 2014
21 Feb 2014
H1 Dividend
12 Jun 2013
02 Jul 2013
H2 Dividend
06 Feb 2013
22 Feb 2013
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