Essentra plc (LON:ESNT) Weekly Ratings as of April 24, 2018

Posted April 25, 2018

The Water segment comprises the regulated water and wastewater services for clients in Cornwall, Devon, and parts of Dorset and Somerset serving 1.7 million customers; and water services in the areas of Dorset, Hampshire, and Wiltshire serving approximately 0.5 million customers. The ratio turned negative due to Essentra plc positioning: 19 sold and 70 reduced. 43 funds opened positions while 91 raised stakes. The active investment managers in our database now hold: 3.94 million shares, up from 3.82 million shares in 2017Q3. Essentra plc (LON:ESNT) has 0.00% since April 24, 2017 and is. Bain Cap Pub Equity Llc reported 429,186 shs. Moreover, Pine Brook Road Advsrs L P has 14.81% invested in Essentra plc (LON:ESNT). Our UK portfolio is made up of 17 centres, including ten of the top 25, and in Spain we own three of the country's top 10 centres, with advanced plans to build a fourth. Ameritas Inv Prtn holds 0.01% or 6,781 shs in its capital. Martingale Asset Mgmt L P invested in 0.08% or 136,051 shs. Parallax Volatility Advisers L P reported 12,390 shs. The stock of Rightmove plc (LON:RMV) has "Underweight" rating given on Thursday, July 28 by Barclays Capital.

Westfield Capital Communications Limited Partnership accumulated 0.5% or 1.51M shs. Axa holds 34,900 shs or 0.01% of its capital. Essentra had a net margin of 2.91% and a return on equity of 4.67%. On Monday, April 9 the company was upgraded by Peel Hunt. The stock of Rightmove plc (LON:RMV) has "Hold" rating given on Tuesday, April 24 by Peel Hunt. As per Monday, September 25, the company rating was maintained by Peel Hunt. On Tuesday, October 31 Peel Hunt maintained the shares of DIA in report with "Hold" rating.

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Essentra (LON:ESNT) last released its earnings results on Friday, March 2nd.

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The stock decreased 2.71% or GBX 12.2 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 438.6. 755,713 shares of the company's stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 637,881. The stock underperformed the S&P500 by 11.55%. The company has market cap of 299.97 million GBP.

In other news, insider Clive Jennings acquired 56,571 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction dated Thursday, February 1st. The Component division offers plastic injection molded, vinyl dip-molded, and metal items for equipment manufacturing, automotive, fabrication, electronics, and construction industries; and component solutions for protection and finishing purposes.

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