|Bid||17.20 x 200|
|Ask||19.00 x 100|
|Day's range||17.66 - 17.86|
|52-week range||13.34 - 17.86|
|PE ratio (TTM)||28.27|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y target est||N/A|
It is a brand name familiar with generations of Britons who, in their schooldays, saw it emblazoned across their classroom clock as they waited anxiously for the bell to go home. Smiths Group (Frankfurt: QS2A.F - news) also, famously, made a watch worn by Sir Edmund Hillary when he and Tenzing Norgay became the first people to climb Mount Everest in 1953. The company supplied altimeters, clocks and pressure gauges to the expedition and an endorsement from Sir Edmund subsequently appeared in its advertisements: "I carried your watch to the summit.
On paper, the offer from the private equity fund was a lucrative one - a $1.2 million signing bonus, a $2 million cut of its management fees and a 20 percent stake in the firm itself. Canyon Bridge was launched with a focus on acquiring technology investments, but President Donald Trump on Wednesday dealt a body blow to its ambitions, blocking its first deal, a planned $1.3 billion acquisition of chipmaker Lattice Semiconductor Corp. Bingham has since left the boards of several tech companies, including Oracle Corp, due to concerns about his involvement with the firm.