IndustrialsElectronic and Electrical Equipment
  • Price (GBX)2,786.00
  • Today's Change-38.00 / -1.35%
  • Shares traded304.02k
  • 1 Year change-29.98%
  • Beta0.7970
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About the company

Spectris plc is a United Kingdom-based company, which provides customers with expert insight through its advanced instruments and test equipment, augmented through its software and services. The Company's segments include Malvern Panalytical, HBK, and Industrial Solutions division (ISD). The Malvern Panalytical segment provides products and services that enable customers to determine structure, composition, quantity and quality of particles and materials during their research and product development processes, when assessing materials before production, or during the manufacturing process. The operating companies in this segment are Malvern Panalytical and Concept Life Sciences. The HBK segment supplies test, measurement and analysis equipment, software and services for product design optimization, and manufacturing control. The operating companies in this segment are Hottinger, Bruel & Kjaer and VI-grade. The ISD segment comprises a portfolio of niche businesses.

  • Revenue in GBP (TTM)1.20bn
  • Net income in GBP188.40m
  • Incorporated1986
  • Employees7.79k
  • Location
    Spectris PLC5th Floor Melbourne House44-46 AldwychLONDON WC2B 4LLUnited KingdomGBR
  • Websitehttp://www.spectris.com/
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Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired companyDeal statusDateDate /
Deal status
SXS:LSE since
Dytran Instruments IncDeal completed10 May 202210 May 2022Deal completed-2.00%82.00m
Oxford Instruments PLCDeal withdrawn28 Feb 202228 Feb 2022Deal withdrawn-9.66%2.40bn
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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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Itron Inc1.76bn-90.58m1.84bn5.64k--1.77--1.05-2.14-2.1441.5924.630.78397.706.31333,593.40-3.98-0.7379-5.06-0.978127.5330.17-5.08-0.80231.26-0.76160.2849---8.82-0.3161-40.20---4.45--
Beijing Dahao Technology Corp Ltd186.60m49.95m2.01bn1.03k40.108.36--10.760.41290.41291.551.980.62742.623.731,381,085.0017.0815.6321.2717.6340.1045.4927.2329.482.81--0.090594.6680.7616.8967.008.4413.1112.53
Casio Computer Co Ltd1.64bn102.15m2.05bn10.15k19.491.3711.671.2565.3565.351,051.67926.840.75932.389.1625,040,980.004.725.035.916.5643.4243.386.226.352.35--0.183264.3610.94-4.7132.25-2.904.132.38
Badger Meter Inc500.39m60.04m2.53bn1.84k42.206.4929.495.052.192.1918.2114.,084.4012.1210.4114.4312.5339.5539.0312.0010.061.98--0.0041.5718.725.1123.3913.52-8.6312.06
Vontier Corp2.89bn489.61m2.53bn8.50k5.495.434.280.8763.123.1218.453.150.81585.897.00362,729.4013.84--17.67--44.9643.4716.9714.321.2011.190.83840.650510.584.6020.766.27----
Renishaw plc671.08m120.35m2.55bn4.66k21.223.1316.023.811.651.659.2211.210.72562.295.52--13.0111.5614.9113.2652.9850.9817.9315.573.2319.770.019641.2118.664.577.983.19-7.636.90
Spectris plc1.20bn188.40m2.98bn7.79k16.772.6612.482.491.681.8410.7310.620.66522.503.95153,531.1010.4810.2713.4212.9557.2456.4815.7613.271.5314.450.199638.62-12.96-2.882,074.12100.724.236.67
Integra Lifesciences Holdings Corp1.47bn155.63m3.34bn3.80k21.782.1512.452.281.961.9618.4819.890.41981.776.45412,325.804.463.264.853.6163.5864.2110.617.362.766.870.48250.0012.439.2326.2817.790.3158--
Azbil Corp1.68bn134.63m3.56bn10.09k25.242.6921.032.12151.73151.731,889.631,421.960.96365.253.7725,691,160.007.967.2010.5810.3640.5839.578.267.732.73--0.063136.903.940.13634.359.5822.8510.76
Ninebot Ltd1.21bn54.07m3.58bn3.52k68.685.97--2.950.56210.562112.306.461.123.427.272,624,985.004.95--9.07--23.13--4.43--1.14--0.095--52.36--458.84------
Shanghai Lingang Holdings Co Ltd814.31m150.58m3.85bn610.0026.341.97--4.720.45220.45222.446.040.1280.175110.3910,176,420.003.044.465.067.6047.0051.7523.7632.080.33794.550.522136.4459.2928.378.6730.6561.28--
Tecan Group AG1.01bn98.68m3.85bn3.29k37.673.1022.603.798.538.5387.73103.470.65322.937.38327,130.706.368.577.7310.4838.7346.409.7312.591.3618.940.190621.2829.5213.3417.3417.4022.639.86
Yokogawa Electric Corporation2.57bn126.94m3.90bn17.26k30.491.7314.901.5273.5673.561,489.671,297.470.73115.302.2523,041,
Data as of Sep 27 2022. Currency figures normalised to Spectris PLC's reporting currency: UK Pound GBX

Institutional shareholders

44.68%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Fidelity Management & Research Co. LLCas of 04 Mar 202210.44m9.88%
Sprucegrove Investment Management Ltd.as of 02 Mar 20225.68m5.38%
Massachusetts Financial Services Co.as of 11 Mar 20225.18m4.90%
Liontrust Investment Partners LLPas of 01 Mar 20224.69m4.44%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 31 Dec 20204.16m3.94%
Schroder Investment Management Ltd.as of 04 Mar 20224.02m3.81%
BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Ltd.as of 07 Mar 20223.49m3.30%
Wellington Management Co. LLPas of 03 Mar 20223.38m3.20%
UBS Asset Management (Americas) Inc.as of 03 Mar 20223.10m2.93%
Royal London Asset Management Ltd.as of 04 Mar 20223.07m2.91%
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