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West Pharmaceutical Services Inc (WST.N)

WST.N on New York Stock Exchange

107.62USD
10 Dec 2018
Change (% chg)

$1.60 (+1.51%)
Prev Close
$106.02
Open
$105.98
Day's High
$108.76
Day's Low
$105.63
Volume
88,694
Avg. Vol
86,331
52-wk High
$125.04
52-wk Low
$82.79

Revenue & Earnings Per Share

    Revenue* Earnings Per Share**
FY 2018 Sep '18 431.70 0.729
Jun '18 447.50 0.748
Mar '18 415.70 0.581
FY 2017 Dec '17 415.60 1.080
Sep '17 398.20 0.672
Jun '17 397.60 0.512
Mar '17 387.70 0.813
FY 2016 Dec '16 382.30 0.515
Sep '16 376.70 0.501
Jun '16 388.00 0.598
Mar '16 362.10 0.298
 
*Note: Units in Millions ofU.S. Dollars
**Note: Units in U.S. Dollars

Consensus Estimates Analysis

  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Dec-18 5 432.39 440.00 427.14 446.75
Quarter Ending Mar-19 2 439.12 443.63 434.60 --
Year Ending Dec-18 7 1,728.54 1,734.90 1,722.04 1,731.58
Year Ending Dec-19 7 1,844.27 1,867.00 1,822.66 1,873.84
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-18 6 0.74 0.81 0.71 0.70
Quarter Ending Mar-19 4 0.71 0.74 0.69 0.76
Year Ending Dec-18 7 2.82 2.90 2.80 2.90
Year Ending Dec-19 7 3.12 3.41 2.89 3.37
LT Growth Rate (%) 1 5.90 5.90 5.90 14.10
Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD);

Valuation Ratios

  Company industry sector
P/E Ratio (TTM) 40.77 32.18 33.63
P/E High - Last 5 Yrs. 46.49 40.37 45.43
P/E Low - Last 5 Yrs. 23.77 19.62 24.43
Beta 1.13 0.79 0.90
Price to Sales (TTM) 4.57 6.70 5.77
Price to Book (MRQ) 5.69 4.95 5.12
Price to Tangible Book (MRQ) 6.34 16.61 6.54
Price to Cash Flow (TTM) 27.21 21.70 23.57
% Owned Institutions 92.71 4.58 1.83

Dividends

  Company industry sector
Dividend Yield 0.59 1.05 1.49
Dividend Yield - 5 Year Avg 0.76 1.25 1.50
Dividend 5 Year Growth Rate 7.27 16.25 5.08
Payout Ratio(TTM) 21.60 30.79 43.75

Growth Rates

  Company industry sector
Sales (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago 2.47 8.68 7.43
Sales (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago 6.19 2.18 5.80
Sales - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 4.83 8.65 10.19
EPS (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago -14.34 60.04 21.03
EPS (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago 71.53 -- --
EPS - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 12.17 19.65 10.79
Capital Spending - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 11.95 7.92 15.12

Financial Strength

  Company industry sector
Quick Ratio (MRQ) 1.75 2.44 2.28
Current Ratio (MRQ) 2.48 3.16 3.11
LT Debt to Equity (MRQ) 15.75 29.39 11.47
Total Debt to Equity (MRQ) 18.47 36.36 15.63
Interest Coverage (TTM) 16.46 15.23 31.38

Profitability Ratios

  Company industry sector
Gross Margin (TTM) 32.61 58.82 54.21
Gross Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 31.98 58.30 51.98
EBITD Margin (TTM) 20.68 -- --
EBITD - 5 Yr. Avg 18.34 22.93 11.83
Operating Margin (TTM) 13.57 17.67 4.90
Operating Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 11.39 15.83 7.44
Pre-Tax Margin (TTM) 13.13 17.43 5.91
Pre-Tax Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 10.49 16.10 7.89
Net Profit Margin (TTM) 10.82 13.32 2.16
Net Profit Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 7.61 11.25 4.12
Effective Tax Rate (TTM) 17.56 23.22 23.36
Effective Tax Rate - 5 Yr. Avg. 27.48 28.91 24.15

Efficiency

  Company industry sector
Revenue/Employee (TTM) 211,548 28,806,629 898,926,015
Net Income/Employee (TTM) 22,890 3,198,980 106,550,787
Receivable Turnover (TTM) 6.69 5.07 5.94
Inventory Turnover (TTM) 5.09 3.28 3.62
Asset Turnover (TTM) 0.87 0.79 0.97

Management Effectiveness

  Company industry sector
Return on Assets (TTM) 9.42 10.48 11.50
Return on Assets - 5 Yr. Avg. 6.49 8.98 12.67
Return on Investment (TTM) 11.07 13.76 15.02
Return on Investment - 5 Yr. Avg. 7.73 11.64 16.45
Return on Equity (TTM) 15.00 16.50 16.60
Return on Equity - 5 Yr. Avg. 12.42 13.94 17.56
  1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
Sales % 7.81 3.32 4.83
EPS (TTM) % 47.81 6.78 12.17
Dividend % 8.89 8.37 7.27
Note: Units in Millions of US Dollars

Performance for West Pharmaceutical Services Inc

Period %
Actual
% vs.
S&P 500
Rank In
Industry
Industry
Rank
4 Week 4.40 0.80 99 49
13 Week -0.29 -5.15 99 71
26 Week 19.99 10.87 99 61
52 Week 27.42 8.00 99 41
YTD 12.52 -1.19 99 39
Note:: Rank is a percentile that ranges from 0 to 99, with 99 = best.

Institutional Holders

% Shares Owned: 93.79%
# of Holders: 468
Total Shares Held: 69,482,180
3 Mo. Net Change: -390,088
# New Positions: 64
# Closed Positions: 32
# Increased Positions: 206
# Reduced Positions: 174
# Net Buyers: 32
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