Essentra (ESNT)

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FTSE 250

411.60p
   
  • Change Today:
      2.00p
  • 52 Week High: 442.00p
  • 52 Week Low: 325.40p
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 263.18m
  • Volume: 96,307
  • Market Cap: £1,083.24m
  • Beta: 1.09

Director dealings: Essentra boss ups stake

By Iain Gilbert

Date: Friday 06 Apr 2018

LONDON (ShareCast) - (ShareCast News) - Paul Forman, chief executive of plastic and fibre products manufacturer Essentra, acquired £85,900 worth of shares in the firm on Friday.
Forman, who has headed up Essentra since January 2017, acquired a total of 20,000 ordinary shares at a cost of 429.50p each.

Essentra saw revenue decrease 2% on a like-for-like basis in its last trading year as a continued strong result in its component solutions wing and a material improvement in its filter products business in the second half was mostly offset by a continued decline in it its health and personal care packaging operations.

Earnings per share dropped 30.1% to 22.1p in the year ended 31 December, however, Essentra did successfully reduce its net debt to £211m from the £379m posted a year earlier.

As of 1500 BST, shares had dropped 0.23% to 425.80p.

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Essentra Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 411.60p
Change Today 2.00p
% Change 0.49 %
52 Week High 442.00p
52 Week Low 325.40p
Volume 96,307
Shares Issued 263.18m
Market Cap £1,083.24m
Beta 1.09

Essentra Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
62.45% below the market average62.45% below the market average62.45% below the market average62.45% below the market average62.45% below the market average
50.41% below the sector average50.41% below the sector average50.41% below the sector average50.41% below the sector average50.41% below the sector average
Price Trend
1.51% below the market average1.51% below the market average1.51% below the market average1.51% below the market average1.51% below the market average
12.70% above the sector average12.70% above the sector average12.70% above the sector average12.70% above the sector average12.70% above the sector average
Income
56.04% above the market average56.04% above the market average56.04% above the market average56.04% above the market average56.04% above the market average
53.49% above the sector average53.49% above the sector average53.49% above the sector average53.49% above the sector average53.49% above the sector average
Growth
67.84% below the market average67.84% below the market average67.84% below the market average67.84% below the market average67.84% below the market average
76.07% below the sector average76.07% below the sector average76.07% below the sector average76.07% below the sector average76.07% below the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 4
Buy 0
Neutral 2
Sell 0
Strong Sell 0
Total 6
buy
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Essentra Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Interim Final
Ex-Div 26-Sep-19 25-Apr-19
Paid 30-Oct-19 03-Jun-19
Amount 6.30p 14.40p

Trades for 13-Nov-2019

Time Volume / Share Price
16:35 38,122 @ 411.60p
16:29 169 @ 411.80p
16:29 480 @ 411.80p
16:29 200 @ 411.20p
16:29 4 @ 412.00p

Essentra Key Personnel

Chair Paul J Lester
CFO Lily Liu

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