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Current Price 2408.13p Bid 2430.00p Ask 2432.00p Change 2.27%
Last Updated: 20/01/2019 07:05. 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 30/09/2018

Turnover
£326.00m
Operating Profit
£126.90m
Dividend Yield
2.54
Dividend Per Share
59.56
Dividend Cover
2.16
P/E Ratio
18.23

Key Personnel

Jakob Oskar Sigurdsson
Chief Executive
Timothy John Cooper
Executive Director
Dr Martin Court
Executive Director
Richard James Armitage
Group Finance Director
Lawrence Craig Pentz
Non-Executive Chairman
Janet Elizabeth Ashdown
Non-Executive Director
Brendan Wynne Derek Connolly
Non-Executive Director
Dr Pamela Josephine Kirby
Non-Executive Director
David Jeremy Thomas
Non-Executive Director
Jane Elizabeth Toogood
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
VCT
ISIN
GB0009292243
Shares in Issue
86,173,272
Market cap
£2,023.35m
Sector

Analyst Views (6)

Strong Buy
 
33.33%
Buy
 
16.67%
Hold
 
33.33%
Sell
 
16.67%
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
2430.00p
Bid Price
2430.00p
Ask Price
2432.00p
Volume
289980
Change Today
54.00p
% Change Today
2.27%
Open
2386.00p
Previous Close
2430.00p
Intraday High
2430.00p
Intraday Low
2386.00p
52 Week High
3434.00p
52 Week Low
2136.00p
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 - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Victrex PLC 10 Jan 2019 | 08:00 Director Deals - Victrex PLC (VCT) 18 Dec 2018 | 17:00 Director Deals - Victrex PLC (VCT) 18 Dec 2018 | 16:55 Director Deals - Victrex PLC (VCT) 18 Dec 2018 | 16:55 Director Deals - Victrex PLC (VCT) 17 Dec 2018 | 12:10 Director Deals - Victrex PLC (VCT) 17 Dec 2018 | 12:10 Broker Forecast - HSBC issues a broker note on Victrex PLC 13 Dec 2018 | 11:50 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Victrex PLC 11 Dec 2018 | 12:40 Broker Forecast - UBS issues a broker note on Victrex PLC 06 Dec 2018 | 11:00 Director Deals - Victrex PLC (VCT) 05 Dec 2018 | 17:15 Director Deals - Victrex PLC (VCT) 05 Dec 2018 | 12:45 Director Deals - Victrex PLC (VCT) 05 Dec 2018 | 12:45 Victrex annual profit up 15%; though sales volume growth slowed in second half 04 Dec 2018 | 07:37 Broker Forecast - Morgan Stanley issues a broker note on Victrex PLC 12 Oct 2018 | 08:10 Broker Forecast - UBS issues a broker note on Victrex PLC 04 Oct 2018 | 10:10 Director Deals - Victrex PLC (VCT) 25 Jul 2018 | 13:00 Victrex third-quarter revenue up 10%; sees tougher fourth quarter 25 Jul 2018 | 07:57 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Victrex PLC 24 Jul 2018 | 10:20 Broker Forecast - Morgan Stanley issues a broker note on Victrex PLC 16 Jul 2018 | 11:30 Broker Forecast - HSBC issues a broker note on Victrex PLC 23 May 2018 | 11:00 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Victrex PLC 17 May 2018 | 12:00 FTSE falls flat but bookmakers soar 14 May 2018 | 16:39 FTSE struggles to gain momentum 14 May 2018 | 11:54 FTSE held back by weakness in miners and oil stocks 14 May 2018 | 09:02 Victrex pre-tax profit rises, reveals new non-executive director 14 May 2018 | 07:45 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Victrex PLC 08 May 2018 | 11:30 Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on Victrex PLC 28 Mar 2018 | 14:40 Victrex to appoint Richard Armitage as finance director 28 Mar 2018 | 13:50 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

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Sep 2018
30 Sep 2017
Tangible Assets
253.4
258.6
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
27.6
30.6
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
25.2
19.4
Total Non-Current Assets
306.2
308.6
Inventory
69.3
61.5
Trade & Receivables
42.7
37.9
Cash & Receivables
71.2
120.1
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
74.4
10.0
Total Assets
563.8
538.1

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Sep 2018
30 Sep 2017
Short Term Liabilities
51.4
41.3
Long Term Liabilities
22.5
18.4
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
73.9
59.7

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Sep 2018
30 Sep 2017
Net Assets
489.9
478.4

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Sep 2018
30 Sep 2017
Share Capital
0.9
0.9
Minority Interests
0.0
0.0
Retained Earnings
440.6
428.0
Share Premium Account
48.0
43.0
Other Equity
0.4
6.5
Total Equity
489.9
478.4

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Sep 2018
30 Sep 2017
Cashflow from Operating Activities
129.0
117.6
Cashflow Before Financing
51.4
91.9
Increase / Decrease in Cash
-49.2
56.7

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Sep 2018
30 Sep 2017
Turnover
326.0
290.2
Cost of Sales
118.0
106.4
Gross Profit
208.0
183.8
Operating Profit
126.9
111.1
Pre-Tax Profit
127.5
111.0
Profit / Loss for the Year
110.6
99.5

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
Special Dividend
31 Jan 2019
22 Feb 2019
H2 Dividend
31 Jan 2019
22 Feb 2019
H1 Dividend
07 Jun 2018
29 Jun 2018
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
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