ESNT.L - Essentra plc

LSE - LSE Delayed price. Currency in GBp
514.50
+12.00 (+2.39%)
As of 10:09AM BST. Market open.
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Previous close502.50
Open500.00
Bid514.00 x 26100
Ask515.00 x 2500
Day's range500.00 - 521.00
52-week range366.70 - 588.00
Volume116,573
Avg. volume397,066
Market cap1.34B
Beta0.64
PE ratio (TTM)25.60
EPS (TTM)N/A
Earnings dateN/A
Forward Dividend & Yield0.16 (2.38%)
Ex-dividend date2017-09-28
1y target estN/A
  • Reuters2 hours ago

    Essentra expects second-half margin decline at its biggest business

    The speciality plastics and packaging company said on Monday that partial operations had resumed at the unit's affected sites on Oct. 2. The group, which makes products ranging from cigarette filters to adhesives, has been hit by continuing operational issues and significant decline at the health and personal care division since it was acquired from Clondalkin Group in 2015. Essentra estimated the profit impact from hurricane Maria at between 1.2 million pounds ($1.6 million) to 1.5 million pounds before recovery from insurance.

  • Reuters - UK Focus2 hours ago

    Essentra expects second-half margin decline at its biggest business

    Oct (Shenzhen: 000069.SZ - news) 23 (Reuters) - Essentra (LSE: ESNT.L - news) expects operating margins at its health and personal care packaging business to decline slightly in the second half of the year after two of its Puerto Rico sites were hit by hurricane Maria last month. The group, which makes products ranging from cigarette filters to adhesives, has been hit by continuing operational issues and significant decline at the health and personal care division since it was acquired from Clondalkin Group in 2015. Essentra estimated the profit impact from hurricane Maria at between 1.2 million pounds ($1.6 million) to 1.5 million pounds before recovery from insurance.

  • Reuters - UK Focus24 days ago

    Puerto Rico power outage set to hurt global reinsurers

    Puerto Rico's island-wide power outage will mean a surge in insurance claims for lost business income that will increase the already high cost of damage caused by Hurricane Maria, likely tipping some big reinsurers into the red this year, according to industry experts. Claims from Maria, on top of two other major Caribbean hurricanes this season, could push total global catastrophe losses for the year as high as $190 billion, according to some estimates, which would make it the most costly year on record for the insurance and reinsurance industries.

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  • Reuters - UK Focus28 days ago

    Essentra says two Puerto Rico sites disrupted by Hurricane Maria

    Essentra Plc (LSE: ESNT.L - news) said two of its health and personal care packaging sites in Puerto Rico have been disrupted as a result of the recent Hurricane Maria, and added that there are "significant impediments" to resuming manufacturing activity. Facilities at Manati and Guaynabo have not sustained "significant physical damage", the supplier of specialty plastic and packaging products said on Monday. "It is not currently possible to confirm the timing that normal output levels will be resumed, however, this is unlikely to be in the immediate future", it said in a statement.

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  • Reuters - UK Focus8 months ago

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  • Reuters - UK Focus9 months ago

    European shares close at lowest in three weeks as banks, Fingerprint Cards fall

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  • Reuters - UK Focus9 months ago

    BUZZ-Essentra: top Stoxx loser on yet another warning

    ** Essentra -10% in heavy vols & top Stoxx loser after co ests 2016 profit below or at the best matching its previous forecast ** Co's 4th results warning blamed on challenging market conditions in health ...

  • Reuters - UK Focus11 months ago

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