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FINANCIAL BRIEF: For the fiscal year ended 31 December 2013, Laird PLC revenues increased 3% to L537M. Net income before extraordinary items decreased 9% to L30.6M. Revenues reflect Performance Materials increase of 6% to L342.8M. Net income was offset by Research & Development Expense increase of 28% to L36M (expense), Administration increase of 5% to L112.4M (expense), Restructuring Expenses increase from L600K to L3.5M (expense). more »

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31st Dec 2014
31st Dec 2015

Price Target: 305.6 (+6.31% above Price) Net Profit EPS DPS Net Profit EPS DPS
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Recommendation:Strong SellSellHoldBuyStrong Buy
No. of Analysts: 1 1 3 1 2

Named Brokers and Analysts
Credit Suisse Jonathan Hurn , Investec Bank (UK) Plc Thomas Rands , Arden Partners , Altium Securities (Hist). , Numis Securities Nick James , Peel Hunt Dominic Convey , Espirito Santo Investment Bank Vijay Anand , Liberum Eoin Lambe ,

Laird PLC is a United Kingdom-based holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, is engaged in the design, manufacture and supply products and solutions that protect electronic devices from electromagnetic interference and heat, and that enable connectivity through wireless applications and antennae systems. The Company operates in two segments: Performance Materials and Wireless Systems. Performance Materials segment designs and supplies a range of electromagnetic interference (EMI) shielding materials, thermal management solutions and signal integrity products to a range of electronic devices. Wireless Systems segment designs and supplies a range of high specification wireless antennae, and machine-to-machine (M2M) wireless modules for a number of markets, including infrastructure and automotive markets. The Company’s subsidiaries include AeroComm, Inc., Antenex, Inc., Cattron-Theimeg Africa (Pty) Limited, Cattron-Theimeg Inc. and Centurion Electronics (Shanghai) Limited.

Directors: David Lockwood (CEO) , Jonathan Silver (Fin. Dir.) , A. Downie (Secy.) ,

No. of Employees: 9,145 No. of Shareholders: n/a


Last Annual December 31st, 2013
Last Interim December 31st, 2013
Shares in Issue 267,780,291
Free Float 264.2m (98.7%)
ISIN GB00B1VNST91
Sector Technology
Industry Electronic Equipments & Parts
Index FTSE Higher Yield , FTSE 350 Act , FTSE 250 Mid , FT350 Tch Hwr Eq ,
Exchange London Stock Exchange (Full)
Eligible for an ISA? a SIPP?

LRD Share Price Performance LRD Quote
295.2p
7.7  2.7%
Traded 4:35pm · Minimum 15 min delayed · NMS: 5.00k

Latest LRD News Announcements (delayed)

Upcoming LRD Events
Friday 2nd May, 2014
Laird PLC Annual General Meeting
Friday 2nd May, 2014
Laird PLC Q1 Interim Management Statement
Wednesday 4th June, 2014
Dividend For LRD.L
Thursday 31st July, 2014
Interim 2014 Laird PLC Earnings Release
Monday 20th October, 2014 (estimate)
Laird PLC Q3 Interim Management Statement
Monday 23rd February, 2015 (estimate)
Preliminary 2014 Laird PLC Earnings Release

Recent ↓
Friday 28th February, 2014
Preliminary 2013 Laird PLC Earnings Presentation
Friday 28th February, 2014
Preliminary 2013 Laird PLC Earnings Release
Tuesday 28th January, 2014
Laird PLC Strategy Update Presentation
Thursday 9th January, 2014
Laird PLC Trading Statement
Wednesday 6th November, 2013
Dividend For LRD.L
Wednesday 23rd October, 2013
Laird PLC Interim Management Statement for the period ended 23 October 2013
Wednesday 23rd October, 2013
Laird PLC Interim Management Statement for the period ended 23 October 2013 Conference Call
Thursday 1st August, 2013
Interim 2013 Laird PLC Earnings Presentation
Thursday 1st August, 2013
Interim 2013 Laird PLC Earnings Release
Wednesday 8th May, 2013
Dividend For LRD.L


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