• Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: GBX 295
  • Forecasted Upside: 27.43%
  • Number of Analysts: 1
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 0 Hold Ratings
  • 1 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
GBX 231.50
▼ -7.5 (-3.14%)

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Analyst Price Target for ESNT

Analyst Price Target is GBX 295
▲ +27.43% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 1 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Essentra in the last 3 months. The average price target is GBX 295, with a high forecast of GBX 295 and a low forecast of GBX 295. The average price target represents a 27.43% upside from the last price of GBX 231.50.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 1 contributing investment analysts is to buy stock in Essentra. This Buy consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 0 strong buy ratings
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8/16/2021
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11/14/2021
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2/12/2022
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5/13/2022
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8/11/2022
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11/9/2022
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1/8/2023
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2/7/2023

Latest Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
11/22/2022Berenberg BankBoost TargetBuyGBX 275 ➝ GBX 295
10/4/2022Berenberg BankLower TargetBuyGBX 310 ➝ GBX 275
8/23/2022Berenberg BankLower TargetBuyGBX 350 ➝ GBX 310
6/27/2022Berenberg BankLower TargetBuyGBX 365 ➝ GBX 350
5/19/2022Berenberg BankLower TargetBuyGBX 370 ➝ GBX 365
3/22/2022Berenberg BankBoost TargetBuyGBX 360 ➝ GBX 370
3/7/2022Berenberg BankInitiated CoverageBuyGBX 360
10/26/2021Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 420
10/26/2021Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 420
5/13/2021Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 400
3/8/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuyGBX 360
1/19/2021Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 385
9/11/2020Jefferies Financial GroupUpgradeBuyGBX 310 ➝ GBX 360
9/1/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuyGBX 360
7/17/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
7/6/2020Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold
7/6/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy
7/3/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
6/29/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuyGBX 360
6/12/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuyGBX 325 ➝ GBX 360
6/11/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
5/22/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy
5/21/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
4/24/2020CitigroupLower TargetNeutralGBX 420 ➝ GBX 295
4/24/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
4/15/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetBuyGBX 445 ➝ GBX 325
4/14/2020Jefferies Financial GroupDowngradeHoldGBX 452 ➝ GBX 310
4/3/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
3/30/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy
3/27/2020Peel HuntLower TargetBuyGBX 500 ➝ GBX 420
3/2/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy
2/28/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
2/19/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
2/13/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
1/7/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
12/9/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy
11/28/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy
11/27/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
10/28/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy
10/25/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
10/14/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
9/10/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuyGBX 445
9/9/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
8/5/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy
7/29/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
7/24/2019Jefferies Financial GroupUpgradeBuy
7/22/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
7/15/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
7/12/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuyGBX 430 ➝ GBX 445
7/8/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
6/27/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
6/21/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuyGBX 430
6/17/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
6/12/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuyGBX 420 ➝ GBX 430
6/11/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
6/3/2019Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy
5/20/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
5/16/2019Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy
5/10/2019Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 485 ➝ GBX 505
5/7/2019Stifel NicolausDowngradeHold
5/1/2019Numis SecuritiesUpgradeBuyGBX 510 ➝ GBX 485
3/19/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
3/1/2019Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 485
3/1/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
2/27/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetBuyGBX 460 ➝ GBX 420
2/11/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
1/15/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
12/24/2018Peel HuntLower TargetBuyGBX 550 ➝ GBX 500
11/5/2018Numis SecuritiesUpgradeBuyGBX 485
10/17/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
9/19/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetBuyGBX 550 ➝ GBX 460
9/5/2018Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold
8/6/2018Numis SecuritiesBoost TargetHoldGBX 500 ➝ GBX 510
7/31/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
7/6/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
5/30/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
4/19/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 550
4/9/2018Peel HuntUpgradeBuy
4/6/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy
3/5/2018Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldGBX 500
3/2/2018Peel HuntUpgradeBuyGBX 585 ➝ GBX 550
2/22/2018Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHoldGBX 510
(Data available from 2/7/2018 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

1.46 (Buy)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

News Sentiment Over Time

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  • 1 very positive mentions
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7/12/2022
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8/11/2022
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9/10/2022
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10/10/2022
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11/9/2022
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12/9/2022
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1/8/2023
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2/7/2023

Current Sentiment

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Essentra logo
Essentra plc provides essential components and solutions worldwide. The Components division manufactures and distributes plastic injection molded, vinyl dip-molded, and metal items for equipment manufacturing, automotive, fabrication, electronics, and construction industries; and component solutions comprising caps and plugs, wire and cable management products, flange protection products, knobs, handles and grips, PCB and electronics hardware, and tools and precision instruments for a range of applications and industries that are used in protection and finish products. The Packaging division provides cartons, leaflets, self-adhesive labels, and printed foils for use in blister packs; and packaging and authentication solutions to the health and personal care sectors. The Filter division offers filters and packaging solutions to the roll own segments; analytical laboratory services; and e-cigarette and heat not burn solutions for next generation products. The company was formerly known as Filtrona plc and changed its name to Essentra plc in June 2013. Essentra plc was incorporated in 2005 and is based in Milton Keynes, the United Kingdom.
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Today's Range

Now: GBX 231.50
Low: 230
High: 238

50 Day Range

MA: GBX 229.94
Low: 212
High: 250

52 Week Range

Now: GBX 231.50
Low: 168.60
High: 337.50

Volume

520,922 shs

Average Volume

554,108 shs

Market Capitalization

£698.42 million

P/E Ratio

7,716.67

Dividend Yield

2.90%

Beta

N/A

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Essentra?

The following Wall Street sell-side analysts have issued stock ratings on Essentra in the last twelve months: Berenberg Bank.
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What is the current price target for Essentra?

1 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Essentra in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is GBX 295, suggesting a possible upside of 27.4%. Berenberg Bank has the highest price target set, predicting ESNT will reach GBX 295 in the next twelve months. Berenberg Bank has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of GBX 295 for Essentra in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Essentra?

Essentra currently has 1 buy rating from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe ESNT will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of Essentra.
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How do I contact Essentra's investor relations team?

Essentra's physical mailing address is Avebury HSE, 201-249 Avebury Boulevard, MILTON KEYNES, MK9 1AU, United Kingdom. The company's listed phone number is +44-1908-359100. The official website for Essentra is www.essentraplc.com. Learn More about contacing Essentra investor relations.