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SXS - Spectris Share Price

3299p 17.0  0.5%

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Large Cap
Market Cap £3.80bn
Enterprise Value £3.73bn
Revenue £1.34bn
Position in Universe 223rd / 1821
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Year End 31st Dec 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021E 2022E CAGR / Avg
1,190 1,346 1,526 1,604 1,632 1,336 1,302 1,351 +2.3%
-5.0 +19.5 -9.2 +21.5 +13.1 -12.9 -3.67 +12.4
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the fiscal year ended 31 December 2020, Spectrisplc revenues decreased 18% to £1.34B. Net loss totaled £17Mvs. income of £234.1M. Revenues reflect IndustrialSolutions segment decrease of 27% to £451.9M, MalvernPanalytical segment decrease of 17% to £372.5M, HBK segmentdecrease of 8% to £392.6M. Net loss reflects IndustrialSolutions segment loss totaling £83.3M vs. income of £71.9M, omega segment income decrease of 90% to £1.2M.
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Profile Summary

Spectris plc provides instruments, test equipment and software for many industrial applications. Through a combination of its hardware, and analytical and simulation software, it provides data and insights. It also provides a range of support services, such as training, technical support, spare parts, calibration and maintenance. Its segments include Omega, HBK, Industrial Solutions and Malvern Panalytical. Malvern Panalytical platform provides products and services that enables customers to determine structure, composition, quantity and quality of particles and materials during their research and product development processes. HBK platform supplies test, measurement and analysis equipment, software and services for product design optimization and manufacturing control. Omega platform offers products for measurement and control of temperature, humidity, pressure, strain, force, flow, level and conductivity. Industrial Solutions division comprises a portfolio of niche businesses.

Last Annual December 31st, 2020
Last Interim December 31st, 2020
Incorporated June 4, 1986
Public Since November 29, 1988
No. of Shareholders: n/a
No. of Employees: 8,374
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Upcoming Events for SXS
Thursday 22nd April, 2021
Q1 2021 Spectris PLC Trading Statement Release
Thursday 13th May, 2021
Dividend For SEPJY.PK - 0.3238 USD
Thursday 13th May, 2021
Dividend For SXS.L - 46.5000 GBX
Friday 14th May, 2021
Spectris PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Friday 21st May, 2021 Estimate
Spectris PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Thursday 29th July, 2021
Half Year 2021 Spectris PLC Earnings Release
Frequently Asked Questions for Spectris
What is the Spectris share price?

As of 4:45pm, shares in Spectris are trading at 3299p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £3.80bn. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Spectris share price performed this year?

Shares in Spectris are currently trading at 3299p and the price has moved by 32.55% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Spectris price has moved by 3.09% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Spectris?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Spectris, there are there are currently 2 "buy" , 5 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Spectris is Hold. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Spectris next release its financial results?

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

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-12-31
What is the Spectris dividend yield?

The Spectris dividend yield is 2.08% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does Spectris pay a dividend?

Last year, Spectris paid a total dividend of 0.68, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 2.08%. Looking ahead, shares in Spectris are due to go ex-dividend on 2021-05-13 and the next dividend pay date is 2021-06-30.

When does Spectris next pay dividends?

Spectris are due to go ex-dividend on 2021-05-13 and the next dividend pay date is 2021-06-30. The historic dividend yield on Spectris shares is currently 2.08%.

How do I buy Spectris shares?

To buy shares in Spectris 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 Spectris?

Shares in Spectris are currently trading at 3299p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £3.80bn.

Where are Spectris shares listed? Where are Spectris shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Spectris:

Country of listing: United Kingdom
Exchange: LSE
Ticker Symbol: SXS
What kind of share is Spectris?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Spectris is currently classified as a High Flyer. 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 Spectris share price forecast 2021?

Shares in Spectris are currently priced at 3299p. At that level they are trading at 2.77% premium to the analyst consensus target price of 3,210.08.

Analysts covering Spectris currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 1.37233 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Spectris 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 Spectris. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been 5.24%. At the current price of 3299p, shares in Spectris are trading at 16.37% 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 Spectris PE Ratio?

The Spectris PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 23.04. The shares are currently trading at 3299p.

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 Spectris?

Spectris's management team is headed by:

William Seeger - NID
Ulf Quellmann - NID
Karim Bitar - NID
Mark Williamson - NEC
Mark Serfozo - GCN
Andrew Heath - CEO
Derek Harding - CFO
Catherine Turner - NID
Who are the major shareholders of Spectris?

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

MFS Investment Management Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 9.94% (11.5m shares)
Fidelity Management & Research Company LLC Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 7.5% (8.68m shares)
BlackRock Institutional Trust Company, N.A. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 5.85% (6.76m shares)
UBS Asset Management (UK) Ltd. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 5.15% (5.95m shares)
Marathon Asset Management LLP Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 4.93% (5.71m shares)
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