IndustrialsGeneral Industrials
  • Price (GBX)1,543.00
  • Today's Change-2.00 / -0.13%
  • Shares traded505.30k
  • 1 Year change-4.58%
  • Beta0.7679
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About the company

Smiths Group plc is a technology company. The Company operates in five divisions: John Crane, Smiths Medical, Smiths Detection, Smiths Interconnect and Flex-Tek. John Crane provides mission-critical solutions for pumps, compressors, and other rotating equipment across process industries. Smiths Medical offers medical devices and consumables in the select segments of the infusion systems, vascular access and vital care markets. Smiths Detection produces equipment for air transportation, ports and borders, urban security and military end-use markets. Smiths Interconnect provides high-reliability connectivity solutions for the defence, aerospace, space, rail, medical and semiconductor test end markets. Flex-Tek provides engineered components that heat and move fluids and gases for aerospace, consumer products, construction, medical and industrial applications.

  • Revenue in GBP (TTM)3.24bn
  • Net income in GBP301.00m
  • Incorporated1914
  • Employees21.70k
  • Location
    Smiths Group PLC4th Fl, 11-12 St. James's SquareLONDON SW1Y 4LBUnited KingdomGBR
  • Phone+44 20 7004 1600
  • Fax+44 20 7004 1644
  • Websitehttp://www.smiths.com
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Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired companyDeal statusDateDate /
Deal status
SMIN:LSE since
United Flexible IncAnnounced04 Oct 201804 Oct 2018Announced2.80%345.00m
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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
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Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin
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Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio
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(YOY change %)
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(YOY change %)
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(5 yr growth rate)
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(5 yr growth rate)
(5 yr growth rate)
Diploma PLC485.10m53.80m1.80bn1.80k33.446.1826.283.710.47550.47554.292.571.264.006.62269,051.6014.1313.8218.2917.6235.6435.9211.2110.981.25245.670.0055.447.3511.1813.269.297.4910.19
Rotork p.l.c.695.71m91.74m2.76bn3.85k30.105.3621.823.960.1050.1050.7960.58930.92954.124.78180,564.0012.2611.5415.6814.9544.7745.6113.1912.831.67114.550.10658.448.333.7661.59-1.616.484.19
Renishaw plc628.72m128.30m3.36bn4.86k26.206.0119.915.351.761.768.647.680.91122.705.13129,312.8018.5917.5121.2019.8752.4652.2720.4120.362.75--0.0036.3813.9212.0128.6314.374.598.45
Weir Group PLC2.45bn53.00m4.61bn17.52k76.662.1525.021.880.23160.097910.018.260.5879--4.13139,874.401.280.99141.881.35--
Smiths Group plc3.24bn301.00m6.12bn21.70k20.572.8414.391.890.75090.73358.085.440.6813.714.73149,170.506.377.567.559.3845.4145.769.3610.771.678.980.392451.01-2.040.6628-42.280.87352.002.44
Melrose Industries PLC8.61bn-475.00m9.55bn62.35k--1.1658.241.11-0.1307-0.13072.171.700.75227.846.47138,011.20-4.15-2.15-5.08-2.5319.5823.08-5.52-4.350.76811.430.3158--311.2942.46-5,912.66--55.12-18.45
Ferguson Plc16.62bn724.08m12.54bn34.06k17.663.7913.520.75473.064.5169.9414.251.845.547.50487,929.008.026.7812.9811.7129.2728.524.363.881.0223.920.376275.827.610.1743-20.8913.406.4310.95
Data as of Apr 23 2019. Currency figures normalised to Smiths Group PLC's reporting currency: UK Pound GBX

Institutional shareholders

33.01%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Threadneedle Asset Management Ltd.as of 01 Oct 201820.70m5.23%
Harris Associates LPas of 31 Jul 201819.80m5.00%
Dodge & Coxas of 25 Feb 201919.56m4.94%
Jupiter Asset Management Ltd.as of 31 Jul 201814.80m3.74%
Fiduciary Management, Inc.as of 31 Dec 201812.83m3.24%
Artemis Investment Management LLPas of 29 Mar 201910.80m2.73%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 31 Mar 201910.57m2.67%
Evenlode Investment Management Ltd.as of 29 Mar 20197.35m1.86%
Newton Investment Management Ltd.as of 28 Feb 20197.35m1.86%
Royal London Asset Management Ltd.as of 29 Mar 20196.93m1.75%
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