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GKN Overview

Engineer GKN is responsible for making most of the cars around the world move. It designs and manufactures drive shafts and axle joints and dominates its field. Its other businesses include metallurgical powders but it is the car side of the business that now dominates the group's operations. GKN employs over 48,000 people within its companies and joint ventures in more than 30 countries.

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GKN Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-13 7,136.00 484.00 28.70p 13.0 1.4 +9% 7.90p 2.1%
31-Dec-14 6,982.00 221.00 29.00p 11.9 11.9 +1% 8.40p 2.4%
31-Dec-15 7,231.00 245.00 27.80p 11.1 n/a -4% 8.70p 2.8%
31-Dec-16 8,822.00 292.00 31.00p 10.7 0.9 +12% 8.85p 2.7%
31-Dec-17 9,671.00 658.00 31.70p 10.1 5.0 +2% 9.30p 2.9%

a. Based on UK GAAP presentation of accounts - includes discontinued activities

GKN Company Announcements

Treasury Stock 19-Apr-2018 14:08 PR Newswire
Directorate Change and Cancellation of Listing 19-Apr-2018 08:18 PR Newswire
Offer for GKN unconditional in all respects 19-Apr-2018 08:06 RNS

Latest GKN Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
05-Apr-18 Sell Jos Sclater 430.00p 13,889 59,722.70
05-Apr-18 Sell Phil Swash 423.70p 61,453 260,376.36
05-Apr-18 Exercise of option Phil Swash 134.60p 36,714 49,417.04

Note 1: Prices and trades are provided by Digital Look Corporate Solutions and are delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Note 2: Above ratios are on a 'per annum' basis, adjusted for corporate actions and based on the fundamentals of the primary listed security.

Note 3: Under IFRS, all figures are based on 'Continuing' operations unless otherwise stated.

Note 4: In the case of dual listed securities, broker recommendations and forecasts relate to the primary listing.

Note 5: Forecast figures based on normalised accounts.


GKN Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Price 477.60p
Change Today 1.60p
52 Week High 482.30p
52 Week Low 294.30p
Volume 5,658,783
Shares Issued 1,724.60m
Market Cap 8,237m

GKN Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Final Interim
Ex-Div 05-Apr-18 10-Aug-17
Paid 14-May-18 18-Sep-17
Amount 6.20p 3.10p

Trades for 19-Apr-2018

Time Volume / Share Price
17:04 89,441 @ 480.03p
17:04 1,816 @ 480.03p
17:03 133,575 @ 480.03p
17:03 67,078 @ 480.03p
16:42 60,008 @ 478.00p