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PRV - Porvair Share Price

538p 38.0  7.6%

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Small Cap
Market Cap £230.3m
Enterprise Value £244.3m
Revenue £146.1m
Position in Universe 707th / 1819
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Year End 30th Nov 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020E 2021E CAGR / Avg
104 95.8 109.4 116.4 128.8 144.9 133.3 138.8 +6.9%
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the six months ended 31 May 2020, Porvair plc revenues increased 2% to £73.2M. Net income increased 7% to £6M. Revenues reflect Aerospace & industrial segment increase of 11% to £35.7M, Continental Europe segment increase from £5.5M to £11.5M, Asia segment increase of 28% to £3.2M. Net income benefited from Aerospace & industrial segment income increase of 83% to £7.5M. Dividend per share remained flat at £0.02.
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Profile Summary

Porvair plc is a specialist filtration and environmental technology company engaged in the development, design and manufacture of filtration and separation equipment. The Company's operating divisions include Metals Filtration and Microfiltration. The Metals Filtration Division designs and manufactures porous ceramic filters for the filtration of molten metals, principally aluminum. The Microfiltration Division designs and manufactures a range of filtration equipment for application in aerospace, energy, bioscience, water and industrial applications. It is developing a range of products, including the products for the manufacture of turbine blades, solar panel manufacture and energy storage. It operates Microfiltration division through its subsidiaries, Porvair Filtration Group, Seal Analytical and Porvair Sciences. It operates Metals Filtration Division through its subsidiary, Selee Corporation. It has plants located in the United States, the United Kingdom, Germany and China.

Last Annual November 30th, 2019
Last Interim May 31st, 2020
Incorporated September 3, 1982
Public Since June 2, 1988
No. of Shareholders: n/a
No. of Employees: 995
Sector Industrials
Industry Machinery, Equipment & Components
Index FTSE All Share , , FTSE All Share Industrials , FTSE All Share Industrial Engineering , FTSE Smallcap , FTSE Smallcap Ex Its ,
Exchange London Stock Exchange (Full)
Shares in Issue 46,063,161
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Frequently Asked Questions for Porvair
What is the Porvair share price?

As of 4:45pm, shares in Porvair are trading at 538p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £230.3m. 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 538p and the price has moved by -14.38% 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 1.09% 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" , 1 "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: 2021-05-31
What is the Porvair dividend yield?

The Porvair dividend yield is 0.98% 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 0.98%. Looking ahead, Porvair has not announced an ex-dividend date yet and the next dividend pay date is 2020-08-28.

When does Porvair next pay dividends?

Porvair has yet to annouce their ex-dividend date and the next dividend pay date is 2020-08-28. The historic dividend yield on Porvair shares is currently 0.98%.

How do I buy Porvair shares?

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What is the market cap of Porvair?

Shares in Porvair are currently trading at 538p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £230.3m.

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 2020?

Shares in Porvair are currently priced at 538p. At that level they are trading at 29% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 757.75.

Analysts covering Porvair currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 0.19317 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 -19.92%. At the current price of 538p, shares in Porvair are trading at -19.49% 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 23.36. The shares are currently trading at 538p.

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
Paul Dean - NID
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: 16.78% (7.73m shares)
Liontrust Asset Management PLC Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 8.63% (3.98m shares)
Vind Equity AS Corporation
Percentage owned: 7.94% (3.66m shares)
Aberdeen Standard Investments (Edinburgh) Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 7.77% (3.58m shares)
Impax Asset Management Ltd. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 5.88% (2.71m shares)
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