WEIR.L - The Weir Group PLC

LSE - LSE Delayed Price. Currency in GBp
2,275.00
+12.00 (+0.53%)
As of 8:04AM BST. Market open.
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Previous Close2,263.00
Open2,269.00
Bid2,275.00 x 74700
Ask2,281.00 x 77700
Day's Range2,269.00 - 2,283.00
52 Week Range1,697.00 - 2,326.00
Volume6,242
Avg. Volume1,552,949
Market Cap5.477B
Beta1.36
PE Ratio (TTM)31.12
EPS (TTM)N/A
Earnings DateN/A
Forward Dividend & Yield0.58 (2.78%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-04-26
1y Target EstN/A
  • Reuters5 days ago

    Weir to buy U.S. mining tools maker ESCO for $1.05 billion

    Weir shares rose as much as 6.6 percent to 2,258 pence on the news. ESCO shareholders will receive 59 percent of the deal value in cash, the remainder in new Weir shares. Weir plans to place about 16.7 million shares, or about 7.4 percent of its share capital, to partly fund the deal.

  • Financial Times5 days ago

    [$$] Stocks to watch: Weir, Shire, Publicis, Ultra Electronics, WPP

    jumped after the pumpmaker announced the acquisition of ESCO, a privately owned surface-mining tools specialist, for $1bn and said it intended to dispose of its non-core Flow Control division. To help fund the ESCO purchase Weir also launched a placing of new shares equivalent to 7.4 per cent of its market capitalisation. “We see the redeployment of capital as a positive for the stock and should help lift margins for the group,” said JPMorgan Cazenove.

  • Financial Times5 days ago

    [$$] Weir to buy US industrial equipment maker Esco in $1.3bn deal

    Weir has announced plans to buy Esco of the US in a $1.3bn tie-up aimed at bolstering its business in minerals and fuel extraction. The UK engineering group has agreed to pay $1.05bn for Esco’s equity ...

  • The Weir Group PLC (LON:WEIR): Dividend Is Coming In 6 Days, Should You Buy?
    Simply Wall St.5 days ago

    The Weir Group PLC (LON:WEIR): Dividend Is Coming In 6 Days, Should You Buy?

    Investors who want to cash in on The Weir Group PLC’s (LSE:WEIR) upcoming dividend of £0.29 per share have only 6 days left to buy the shares before its ex-dividendRead More...

  • Reuters5 days ago

    UK's Weir to buy U.S. mining tools maker ESCO for $1.05 bln

    Weir Group Plc, which makes pumps and valves for mining and energy industries, said it would buy U.S.-based ESCO Corp, a maker of mining equipment parts, for an equity value of $1.05 billion. The deal is expected to add to earnings per share in the first full year post completion, expected in early third quarter, Weir said. Weir also said it would start a process to sell its flow control division, which designs and manufactures process pumps and valves for use in power, oil and gas industries.

  • Bloomberg5 days ago

    Weir to Buy Esco in $1.29 Billion Enterprise-Value Takeover

    Weir Group Plc plans to acquire U.S. competitor Esco Corp. at an enterprise value of $1.29 billion as the U.K. industrial-pumps maker adds to its mining-equipment product line in a revamp. The purchase will lead to $30 million in cost savings and help earnings starting in the first year of Esco’s takeover, Glasgow-based Weir said Thursday in a statement. “We are acquiring a high quality business at the right time, with the market in the early stages of its recovery, providing opportunities for long-term growth,” Chief Executive Officer Jon Stanton said in the statement.

  • Weir to Buy Esco to Add Mining Equipment as Company Revamps
    Bloomberg5 days ago

    Weir to Buy Esco to Add Mining Equipment as Company Revamps

    Weir Group Plc plans to acquire U.S. competitor Esco Corp. as the U.K. maker of industrial pumps strengthens its focus on the mining industry in a $1.29 billion deal including debt.

  • CNBC5 days ago

    European markets mixed amid earnings; oil prices hit multi-year highs

    European markets were mixed on Thursday morning, as soaring oil prices triggered a broader rally across commodities.

  • Rigzone.com5 days ago

    UK's Weir To Buy U.S. Mining Tools Maker ESCO For $1.05B

    Weir Group Plc, which makes pumps and valves for mining and energy industries, says it will buy ESCO Corp, a U.S.-based maker of equipment parts, for an equity value of $1.05 billion.

  • Financial Times11 days ago

    [$$] Norwegian oil fund backs pay reform at Weir

    The world’s largest sovereign wealth fund is backing a proposal by UK engineering company Weir Group to drop a controversial bonus scheme, in the hope of encouraging other companies to do the same.  Norway’s ...

  • Thomson Reuters StreetEvents24 days ago

    Edited Transcript of WEIR.L earnings conference call or presentation 28-Feb-18 9:00am GMT

    Full Year 2017 Weir Group PLC Earnings Presentation

  • Reuterslast month

    PRESS DIGEST- Financial Times - March 19

    The following are the top stories in the Financial Times. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. Headlines Head of TalkTalk ultrafast broadband joins Virgin Media ...

  • The Weir Group PLC (LON:WEIR): Will The Growth Last?
    Simply Wall St.last month

    The Weir Group PLC (LON:WEIR): Will The Growth Last?

    In December 2017, The Weir Group PLC (LSE:WEIR) released its most recent earnings update. Generally, analyst consensus outlook appear cautiously optimistic, as a 37.29% increase in profits is expected inRead More...

  • Reuters2 months ago

    Weir Group's profit beats as oil and gas business orders surge

    The company's operating profit rose 36.4 percent to 292 million pounds for the year ended Dec. 31. Analysts on average had expected an operating profit of 273.68 million pounds, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. Orders in the oil and gas business rose to 732 million pounds from 438 million pounds, with North America orders increasing 82 percent.

  • An Intrinsic Value Calculation For The Weir Group PLC (LON:WEIR) Shows Investors Are Overpaying
    Simply Wall St.2 months ago

    An Intrinsic Value Calculation For The Weir Group PLC (LON:WEIR) Shows Investors Are Overpaying

    In this article I am going to calculate the intrinsic value of The Weir Group PLC (LSE:WEIR) using the discounted cash flows (DCF) model. If you want to learn moreRead More...

  • Does The Weir Group PLC (LON:WEIR) Have A Place In Your Dividend Portfolio?
    Simply Wall St.3 months ago

    Does The Weir Group PLC (LON:WEIR) Have A Place In Your Dividend Portfolio?

    A large part of investment returns can be generated by dividend-paying stock given their role in compounding returns over time. The Weir Group PLC (LSE:WEIR) has returned to shareholders overRead More...

  • Should You Sell The Weir Group PLC (LON:WEIR) At This PE Ratio?
    Simply Wall St.4 months ago

    Should You Sell The Weir Group PLC (LON:WEIR) At This PE Ratio?

    The Weir Group PLC (LSE:WEIR) trades with a trailing P/E of 75.2x, which is higher than the industry average of 22.5x. Although some investors may jump to the conclusion thatRead More...

  • Is It The Right Time To Buy The Weir Group PLC (LON:WEIR)?
    Simply Wall St.4 months ago

    Is It The Right Time To Buy The Weir Group PLC (LON:WEIR)?

    The Weir Group PLC (LSE:WEIR), a machinery company based in United Kingdom, saw a decent share price growth in the teens level on the LSE over the last few months.Read More...

  • The Weir Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WEIR-GB : December 11, 2017
    Capital Cube4 months ago

    The Weir Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WEIR-GB : December 11, 2017

    Categories: Europe Stock Alerts Yahoo FinanceGet full CapitalCube analysis *Disclaimer : This is as of previous day’s closing price. Technical Indicators Below is a quick look at 5 technical indicators for The Weir Group Plc. More studies are available on the Technical Chart. Indicator Signal Closing Price above/below 50 Day Moving Average Bullish Closing Price above/below 200 Day Moving Average ... Read more (Read more...)

  • The Weir Group PLC (LSE:WEIR): Time For A Financial Health Check
    Simply Wall St.5 months ago

    The Weir Group PLC (LSE:WEIR): Time For A Financial Health Check

    Small-caps and large-caps are wildly popular among investors; however, mid-cap stocks, such as The Weir Group PLC (LSE:WEIR) with a market-capitalization of £4.40B, rarely draw their attention and few analystsRead More...

  • Capital Cube5 months ago

    The Weir Group Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:WEIR) : December 4, 2017

    Categories: Europe Value Analsysis Yahoo FinanceClick here to see latest analysis Capitalcube gives The Weir Group Plc a score of 28. Our analysis is based on comparing The Weir Group Plc with the following peers – Spirax-Sarco Engineering PLC, Rotork plc, Fenner PLC and IMI plc (SPX-GB, ROR-GB, FENR-GB and IMI-GB). Investment Outlook The Weir Group Plc has a fundamental ... Read more (Read more...)

  • The Weir Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WEIR-GB : December 1, 2017
    Capital Cube5 months ago

    The Weir Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WEIR-GB : December 1, 2017

    Categories: Europe Stock Alerts Yahoo FinanceGet full CapitalCube analysis *Disclaimer : This is as of previous day’s closing price. Technical Indicators Below is a quick look at 5 technical indicators for The Weir Group Plc. More studies are available on the Technical Chart. Indicator Signal Closing Price above/below 50 Day Moving Average Bearish Closing Price above/below 200 Day Moving Average ... Read more (Read more...)