Oxford Instruments specialises in the design, manufacture and support of hi-tech tools and systems for industry research. The company was the first commercial spin-out company from Oxford University, developing the world's first superconducting magnet in 1959. It is a world-wide business, supplying technology to markets markets including industry, energy, the environment, health and research. The firm launched on the UK Stock Exchange in 1983, has over 25 offices and factories in Europe, USA, China and Japan and 1,250 employees worldwide.
Oxford Instruments Plc Ord 5P is listed on the London Stock Exchange trading with ticker code OXIG.L, and is part of the Electronic & Electrical Equipment sector. It has a market capitalisation of £62,577m, with approximately 57m shares in issue. Over the last year, Oxford Instruments Plc share price has been traded in a range of 303, hitting a high of 1,116.00, and a low of 813.00.
Oxford Instruments Plc, officially known as Oxford Instruments Plc Ord 5P was formed in September of 1963, making the company fifty six years old. The company filed its latest accounts on 31st March 2015, showing a turnover of approximately 385.50 million GBX with gross profits of 171.00 million, or 2.9895 per issued share, and a pre-tax profit margin of -2.52%. Oxford Instruments Plc currently has 7 directors, and has had 15 previous directors over the last 56 years. In the last set of accounts produced by Kpmg Llp, the company showed 117.70 million paid in salaries to the 2,420 staff (average wage of 49 thousand), with the directors receiving an average 192 thousand each. In the accounts filed in 2015, the company paid 7100000 in dividends, or 0.1241 per share.
Oxford Instruments Plc is in the Electronic & Electrical Equipment sector.
Oxford Instruments Plc is in the MID 300 index.
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|Shares in Issue||57m|
|52 Week High||1,116.00|
|52 Week Low||813.00|