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Last ex-div: 21st May, paid: 17th Jun more... Dividends
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: For the six months ended 31 March 2015, Diploma PLC revenues increased 10% to L163.2M. Net income increased 9% to L18.3M. Revenues reflect Seals segment increase of 18% to L64.8M, Life Sciences segment increase of 12% to L52M, Rest of Europe segment increase of 41% to L34.5M, United States of America segment increase of 3% to L84.9M, United Kingdom segment increase of 5% to L43.8M. more »

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Broker Forecasts
30th Sep 2015
30th Sep 2016

Price Target: 8.74
(+24.81% above Price)
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Est. Long Term Growth Rate: +7.4% (£) (p) (p) (£) (p) (p)
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Recommendation:Strong SellSellHoldBuyStrong Buy
No. of Analysts: 0 0 2 2 1

Named Brokers and Analysts
Jefferies William Kirkness , Investec Bank (UK) Plc , Canaccord Genuity , Numis Securities Julian Cater , Peel Hunt Henry Carver , Edison Investment Research Zsolt Mester , N+1 Singer Andy Brown , Cenkos Securities Peter Read , Shore Capital Stockbrokers David O'Brien , Haitong Research (UK) ,

Profile Summary

Diploma PLC is a United Kingdom-based international group of businesses supplying specialized technical products and services. The Company operates in three sectors: Life Sciences, Seals and Controls. Life Sciences are suppliers of consumables, instrumentation and related services to the healthcare and environmental industries. Seals are suppliers of hydraulic seals, gaskets, cylinders, components and kits for heavy mobile machinery and industrial equipment. Controls are suppliers of specialized wiring, connectors, fasteners and control devices for technically demanding applications.

Directors: Bruce Thompson (CEO) 59, Nigel Lingwood (FID) 54, Iain Henderson (COO) 58, Anthony Gallagher (SEC) , John Nicholas (NEC) 58, Marie-Louise Clayton (NED) 54, Andrew Smith (NED) 54, Anne Thorburn (NED) 49, Charles Packshaw (NID) ,

No. of Employees: 1,400 No. of Shareholders: n/a

Last Annual September 30th, 2014
Last Interim March 31st, 2015
Incorporated December 24, 1999
Shares in Issue 113,239,555
Free Float 109.7m (96.8%)

DPLM Share Price Performance DPLMQuote
18.0  2.6%
Traded 4:37pm · Minimum 15 min delayed · NMS: 1.000k

Latest DPLM News Announcements (delayed)

Upcoming DPLM Events
Monday 16th November, 2015
Full Year 2015 Diploma PLC Earnings Release
Wednesday 20th January, 2016
Diploma PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting

Recent ↓
Wednesday 2nd September, 2015
Diploma PLC Trading Statement for the year ending 30 September 2015 Call
Wednesday 2nd September, 2015
Diploma PLC Trading Statement for the year ending 30 September 2015
Thursday 21st May, 2015
Dividend For DPLM.L
Monday 11th May, 2015
Half Year 2015 Diploma PLC Earnings Call
Monday 11th May, 2015
Half Year 2015 Diploma PLC Earnings Release
Monday 30th March, 2015
Q2 2015 Diploma PLC Trading Statement Release
Wednesday 21st January, 2015
Diploma PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Wednesday 21st January, 2015
Q1 2015 Diploma PLC Trading Statement Release
Thursday 27th November, 2014
Dividend For DPLM.L
Monday 17th November, 2014
Full Year 2014 Diploma PLC Earnings Presentation
Monday 17th November, 2014
Full Year 2014 Diploma PLC Earnings Release
Monday 29th September, 2014
Diploma PLC Pre-Close Trading Statement Release
Wednesday 30th July, 2014
Diploma PLC Second Interim Management Statement
Wednesday 21st May, 2014
Dividend For DPLM.L
Wednesday 14th May, 2014
Diploma PLC at Jefferies Hoare Govett UK Companies Forum
Monday 12th May, 2014
Interim 2014 Diploma PLC Earnings Presentation
Monday 12th May, 2014
Interim 2014 Diploma PLC Earnings Release

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