Victrex plc (VCT)

Sector:

Industrial Chemicals

Index:

FTSE 250

1,230.00p
   
  • Change Today:
    -10.00p
  • 52 Week High: 1,784.00
  • 52 Week Low: 1,211.00
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 87.02m
  • Volume: 164,236
  • Market Cap: 1,070.33m
  • RiskGrade: 112

Victrex plc Overview

Victrex is an innovative world leader in high-performance polymer solutions and the number 1 PEEK experts (PEEK polyetheretherketone is a high performance polymer, typically used to replace metal in demanding applications across a range of industries). Every day, millions of people rely on products or applications which contain our sustainable polymers, from smartphones, aeroplanes and cars to oil & gas operations and medical devices. With over 40 years experience and with global megatrends such as CO2 reduction and lightweighting supporting our sustainable products, we are moving beyond the polymer into semi-finished and finished products which shape future performance for our customers and our markets, bring environmental and societal benefits, and drive value for our shareholders.

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Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 4.8% 0.0%
Div Cover 1.3 1.3
Op Mrgn 23.8% 25.8%
ROCE 12.7%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 15.8 16.6
PEG n/a n/a
Pr/Revenue 3.5 3.6
Pr/Book 2.1  
Latest F'cast
Revenue -10.0% 2.2%
PBT -17.3% 11.5%
EPS -18.2% -0.8%
DPS n/a 0.6%

Victrex plc Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
30-Sep-19 294.00 104.70 107.20p 20.1 n/a -17% 59.56p 2.8%
30-Sep-20 266.00 63.50 62.60p 29.2 n/a -42% 46.14p 2.5%
30-Sep-21 306.30 92.50 83.40p 28.6 0.9 +33% 59.56p 2.5%
30-Sep-22 341.00 87.70 95.00p 17.6 1.3 +14% 59.56p 3.6%
30-Sep-23 307.00 72.50 77.70p 18.1 n/a -18% 59.56p 4.2%

a. Based on UK GAAP presentation of accounts - includes discontinued activities

Victrex plc Forecasts

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
30-Sep-24 313.61 80.80 77.10p 16.0 n/a -1% 59.93p 0.0%
30-Sep-25 335.40 91.26 88.25p 13.9 1.0 +14% 70.10p 0.0%
30-Sep-26 349.82 99.30 96.38p 12.8 1.4 +9% 70.48p 0.0%

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Victrex plc Company Announcements

Total Voting Rights 29-Feb-2024 09:36 RNS
Block listing Interim Review 21-Feb-2024 08:00 RNS
Result of AGM 09-Feb-2024 12:16 RNS

Latest Victrex plc Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
12-Feb-24 Buy Dame Vivienne Cox 1,366.20p 1,086 14,836.97
05-Dec-23 Buy Ian Melling 1,417.92p 1,500 21,268.84
05-Dec-23 Buy Jakob Sigurdsson 1,413.00p 3,000 42,390.00

Note 1: Prices and trades are provided by Digital Look Corporate Solutions and are delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Note 2: RiskGrade figures are provided by RiskMetrics.

Note 3: Above ratios are on a 'per annum' basis, adjusted for corporate actions and based on the fundamentals of the primary listed security.

Note 4: Under IFRS, all figures are based on 'Continuing' operations unless otherwise stated.

Note 5: In the case of dual listed securities, broker recommendations and forecasts relate to the primary listing.

Note 6: Forecast figures based on normalised accounts.

 

Victrex plc Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 1,230.00p
Change Today -10.00p
% Change -0.81 %
52 Week High 1,784.00
52 Week Low 1,211.00
Volume 164,236
Shares Issued 87.02m
Market Cap 1,070.33m
RiskGrade 112

Victrex plc Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
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Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
21.16% above the market average21.16% above the market average21.16% above the market average21.16% above the market average21.16% above the market average
73.33% above the sector average73.33% above the sector average73.33% above the sector average73.33% above the sector average73.33% above the sector average
Price Trend
53.56% below the market average53.56% below the market average53.56% below the market average53.56% below the market average53.56% below the market average
33.33% above the sector average33.33% above the sector average33.33% above the sector average33.33% above the sector average33.33% above the sector average
Income
53.00% above the market average53.00% above the market average53.00% above the market average53.00% above the market average53.00% above the market average
100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average
Growth
85.19% below the market average85.19% below the market average85.19% below the market average85.19% below the market average85.19% below the market average
88.89% below the sector average88.89% below the sector average88.89% below the sector average88.89% below the sector average88.89% below the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 1
Buy 3
Neutral 5
Sell 1
Strong Sell 2
Total 12
neutral
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Victrex plc Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Final Interim
Ex-Div 25-Jan-24 25-May-23
Paid 23-Feb-24 03-Jul-23
Amount 46.14p 13.42p

Trades for 29-Feb-2024

Time Volume / Share Price
16:35 98,042 @ 1,230.00p
16:35 1 @ 1,230.00p
16:35 243 @ 1,230.00p
16:35 181 @ 1,230.00p
16:35 1,108 @ 1,230.00p

Victrex plc Key Personnel

CEO Jakob Sigurdsson

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