Diploma PLC

Diploma PLC

IndustrialsSupport Services
  • Price (GBX)1,679.00
  • Today's Change8.00 / 0.48%
  • Shares traded398.10k
  • 1 Year change17.99%
  • Beta0.8263
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About the company

Diploma PLC is an international group of businesses supplying specialized technical products and services. It is organized into three business sectors: Life Sciences, Seals and Controls. Life Sciences Sector businesses supply a range of consumables, instrumentation and related services to the healthcare and environmental industries. Seals Sector businesses supply a range of seals, gaskets, filters, cylinders, components and kits used in heavy mobile machinery and specialized industrial equipment. Controls Sector businesses supply specialized wiring, connectors, fasteners and control devices. It offers products and services for various industry sectors, such as aftermarket, industrial original equipment manufacturers and fluid controls. It operates in various sectors through Diploma Healthcare Group, a1-group, Hercules Fluid Power Group, IS-Group and Filcon Electronic GmbH. It also supplies clinical diagnostics instrumentation and consumables to the Pathology and Life Sciences sectors.

  • Revenue in GBP (TTM)510.60m
  • Net income in GBP57.70m
  • Incorporated1999
  • Employees1.80k
  • Location
    Diploma PLC12 Charterhouse SquareLONDON EC1M 6AXUnited KingdomGBR
  • Phone+44 207 549 5700
  • Fax+44 207 549 5715
  • Websitehttps://www.diplomaplc.com/
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Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired companyDeal statusDateDate /
Deal status
DPLM:LSE since
Virginia Sealing Products Inc-Assets & TradeDeal completed11 Jul 201911 Jul 2019Deal completed25.11%80.00m
Actios SASDeal completed12 Oct 201812 Oct 2018Deal completed35.73%--
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Peer analysis

Key Information
CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings (TTM)Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excl. extraordinary items, TTM)EPS (incl. extraordinary items, TTM)Revenue per share (TTM)Book value per share (MRQ)Asset turnover (TTM)Inventory turnover (TTM)Receivables turnover (TTM)Revenues per employee (TTM)Return on avg assets (TTM)Return on avg assets (5 yr avg)Return on investment (TTM)Return on investment (5 yr avg)Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin
(5 yr avg)
Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin
(5 yr avg)
Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio
(5 yr avg)
(YOY change %)
(5 yr growth rate)
Net income
(YOY change %)
Net income
(5 yr growth rate)
Capital expenditure
(5 yr growth rate)
(5 yr growth rate)
Diploma PLC510.60m57.70m1.87bn1.80k32.466.3725.533.670.50990.50994.512.601.323.696.50283,194.7015.1113.8219.7117.6235.8835.9211.4210.981.12835.000.0054.257.3511.1813.269.297.4910.19
Rotork p.l.c.683.31m90.45m2.83bn3.85k31.335.5522.404.140.10350.10350.78190.58440.94023.954.89177,344.4012.4511.5416.0114.9545.2345.6113.2412.831.5767.600.060658.448.333.7661.59-1.616.484.19
Renishaw plc573.96m92.23m2.84bn5.04k30.774.8621.594.951.271.277.898.020.75652.424.13113,858.2012.1615.8714.0318.1549.5051.8116.0718.922.92--0.017538.67-6.1410.05-30.311.369.057.81
Weir Group PLC2.71bn66.50m4.14bn17.52k62.951.9717.741.530.25360.011110.468.090.61222.774.75154,941.501.510.99142.041.3532.9933.282.471.661.226.630.4634288.3423.380.1649-67.28-30.84-3.851.92
Smiths Group plc3.24bn301.00m6.58bn21.70k22.113.0515.472.030.75090.73358.085.440.6813.714.73149,170.506.377.567.559.3845.4145.769.3610.771.678.980.392451.01-2.040.6628-42.280.87352.002.44
Data as of Sep 18 2019. Currency figures normalised to Diploma PLC's reporting currency: UK Pound GBX

Institutional shareholders

44.44%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Mondrian Investment Partners Ltd.as of 16 Nov 20188.22m7.26%
Mawer Investment Management Ltd.as of 16 Nov 20187.35m6.49%
Standard Life Investments Ltd.as of 16 Nov 20186.77m5.98%
Royal London Asset Management Ltd.as of 07 Aug 20195.61m4.95%
Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors)as of 15 Jul 20195.57m4.92%
Fidelity Management & Research Co.as of 09 Sep 20194.34m3.83%
Norges Bank Investment Managementas of 16 Nov 20183.43m3.03%
BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Ltd.as of 16 Nov 20183.18m2.81%
Swedbank Robur Fonder ABas of 31 May 20192.92m2.58%
Kames Capital Plcas of 02 Sep 20192.92m2.57%
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