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Last ex-div: 27th Nov, paid: 28th Jan more... Dividends
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: For the fiscal year ended 30 September 2014, Diploma PLC revenues increased 7% to L305.8M. Net income increased 3% to L35.5M. Revenues reflect Seals segment increase of 13% to L119.8M, Controls segment increase of 10% to L94.6M, Rest of Europe segment increase of 33% to L53.2M, United Kingdom segment increase of 15% to L85.7M. Net income was partially offset by Life Sciences segment income decrease of 4% to L17.4M. more »

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Broker Forecasts
30th Sep 2015
30th Sep 2016

Price Target: 749 (+4.21% above Price) Net Profit EPS DPS Net Profit EPS DPS
Est. Long Term Growth Rate: +7.1% (£) (p) (p) (£) (p) (p)
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Broker Recommendations for Diploma
Recommendation:Strong SellSellHoldBuyStrong Buy
No. of Analysts: 0 0 3 2 2

Named Brokers and Analysts
Jefferies & Company, Inc. Will 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 , Espirito Santo Investment Bank ,

Diploma PLC is an 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. The Company’s subsidiaries include Hitek Limited, Somagen Diagnostics Inc, AMT Electrosurgery Inc, Vantage Endoscopy Inc and Big Green Surgical Company Pty Limited.

Directors: Bruce Thompson (CEO) 57, Nigel Lingwood (FID) 53, Iain Henderson (COO) 56, Anthony Gallagher (SEC) , John Rennocks (NEC) 68, Marie-Louise Clayton (NED) 52, Charles Packshaw (NED) , John Nicholas (NEC) 57,

No. of Employees: 1,324 No. of Shareholders: 0


Last Annual September 30th, 2014
Last Interim September 30th, 2014
Shares in Issue 113,239,555
Free Float 105.1m (92.8%)
Sector Industrials
Industry Machinery, Equipment & Components
Index FTSE All Share Industrials , FTSE 350 , FTSE 350 Lower Yield , FTSE Mid 250 , FTSE 350 Support Services ,
Exchange London Stock Exchange (Full)
Eligible for an ISA? a SIPP?

DPLM Share Price Performance DPLM Quote
712p
-7.0  -1.0%
Traded 1:56pm · Minimum 15 min delayed · NMS: 1.000k

Latest DPLM News Announcements (delayed)

Upcoming DPLM Events
Wednesday 21st January, 2015
Q1 2015 Diploma PLC Interim Management Statement Release
Wednesday 21st January, 2015
Diploma PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Monday 11th May, 2015
Half Year 2015 Diploma PLC Earnings Release
Wednesday 29th July, 2015
Q3 2015 Diploma PLC Interim Management Statement Release
Monday 16th November, 2015
Full Year 2015 Diploma PLC Earnings Release
Wednesday 20th January, 2016
Diploma PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Thursday 19th January, 2017 (estimate)
Diploma PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting

Recent ↓
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
Monday 24th March, 2014
Diploma PLC Trading Update for the six months ending 31 March 2014


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