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PRV - Porvair Share Price

550.1p -1.9  -0.3%

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Small Cap
Market Cap £254.8m
Enterprise Value £263.6m
Revenue £135.0m
Position in Universe 772nd / 1819
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Year End 30th Nov 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021E 2022E CAGR / Avg
95.8 109.4 116.4 128.8 144.9 135 130.1 141.1 +7.1%
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the fiscal year ended 30 November 2020, Porvairplc revenues decreased 7% to £135M. Net income decreased22% to £8.4M. Revenues reflect Metal Melt Quality segmentdecrease of 16% to £32.9M, Laboratory segment decrease of8% to £40.1M, Aerospace & industrial segment decrease of 4%to £62M, USA segment decrease of 15% to £63.8M, UnitedKingdom segment decrease of 17% to £41.3M.
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Profile Summary

Porvair plc is a specialist filtration and environmental technology company. The Company's operating divisions include Aerospace and Industrial, Laboratory and Metal Melt Quality. The aerospace and industrial division designs and manufactures a broad range of specialist filtration equipment for application in aerospace and industrial applications. It operates through its subsidiary, Porvair Filtration Group. Its laboratory division designs and manufactures instruments and consumables for use in environmental and bioscience laboratories with a focus on water analysis instruments and sample preparation equipment. It operates through its subsidiaries, Seal Analytical, Rohasys, Porvair Sciences and JG Finneran. Its metal melt quality division designs and manufactures porous ceramic filters for the filtration of molten metals. It operates through its subsidiary, Selee Corporation. The Company owns Kbiosystems Limited that specialises in the design and manufacture of laboratory instruments.

Last Annual November 30th, 2020
Last Interim November 30th, 2020
Incorporated September 3, 1982
Public Since June 2, 1988
No. of Shareholders: n/a
No. of Employees: 916
Sector Industrials
Industry Machinery, Equipment & Components
Index FTSE All Share , , FTSE All-share - Industrials Price Return Gbp End Of Day, FTSE All-share - Industrial Engineering Price Return Gbp End Of Day, FTSE Smallcap , FTSE Smallcap Ex Its ,
Exchange London Stock Exchange (Full)
Shares in Issue 46,165,509
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Upcoming Events for PRV
Tuesday 20th April, 2021
Porvair PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Thursday 29th April, 2021
Dividend For PORV.L - 3.3000 GBX
Frequently Asked Questions for Porvair
What is the Porvair share price?

As of 12:29pm, shares in Porvair are trading at 550.1p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £254.8m. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Porvair share price performed this year?

Shares in Porvair are currently trading at 550.1p and the price has moved by -9.36% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Porvair price has moved by -28.96% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Porvair?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Porvair, there are there are currently 2 "buy" , 0 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Porvair is Buy. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Porvair next release its financial results?

Porvair is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-11-30
What is the Porvair dividend yield?

The Porvair dividend yield is 0.91% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does Porvair pay a dividend?

Last year, Porvair paid a total dividend of 0.05, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 0.91%. Looking ahead, shares in Porvair are due to go ex-dividend on 2021-04-29 and the next dividend pay date is 2021-06-04.

When does Porvair next pay dividends?

Porvair are due to go ex-dividend on 2021-04-29 and the next dividend pay date is 2021-06-04. The historic dividend yield on Porvair shares is currently 0.91%.

How do I buy Porvair shares?

To buy shares in Porvair you'll need a share-dealing account with an online or offline stock broker. Once you have opened your account and transferred funds into it, you'll be able to search and select shares to buy and sell. You can use Stockopedia’s share research software to help you find the the kinds of shares that suit your investment strategy and objectives.

What is the market cap of Porvair?

Shares in Porvair are currently trading at 550.1p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £254.8m.

Where are Porvair shares listed? Where are Porvair shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Porvair:

Country of listing: United Kingdom
Exchange: LSE
Ticker Symbol: PRV
What kind of share is Porvair?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Porvair is currently classified as a Falling Star. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a Porvair share price forecast 2021?

Shares in Porvair are currently priced at 550.1p. At that level they are trading at 14.58% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 643.99.

Analysts covering Porvair currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 0.20299 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Porvair share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like Porvair. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been -9.71%. At the current price of 550.1p, shares in Porvair are trading at 2.72% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the Porvair PE Ratio?

The Porvair PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 29.74. The shares are currently trading at 550.1p.

The PE ratio (or price-to-earnings ratio) is the one of the most popular valuation measures used by stock market investors. It is calculated by dividing a company's price per share by its earnings per share.

The PE ratio can be seen as being expressed in years, in the sense that it shows the number of years of earnings which would be required to pay back the purchase price, ignoring inflation. So in general terms, the higher the PE, the more expensive the stock is.

Who are the key directors of Porvair?

Porvair's management team is headed by:

Benjamin Stocks - CEO
Christopher Tyler - FID
Sally Martin - NID
John Nicholas - NEC
Jasi Halai - NID
Who are the major shareholders of Porvair?

Here are the top five shareholders of Porvair based on the size of their shareholding:

Girondi (Giorgio) Individual Investor
Percentage owned: 16.76% (7.74m shares)
Liontrust Asset Management PLC Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 7.95% (3.67m shares)
Aberdeen Standard Investments (Edinburgh) Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 7.25% (3.35m shares)
Impax Asset Management Ltd. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 4.9% (2.26m shares)
BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Ltd. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 4.34% (2.00m shares)
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