Scotland-based pump maker, Weir Group, also develops turbines and valves. The company has a strong international presence, working in Europe, the US and Latin America. The engineer employs 8,000 people across five divisions.
Weir Group Plc Ord 12.5P is listed on the London Stock Exchange trading with ticker code WEIR.L, and is part of the Engineering Products sector. It has a market capitalisation of £408,659m, with approximately 223m shares in issue. Over the last year, Weir Group Plc share price has been traded in a range of 577, hitting a high of 2,096.00, and a low of 1,519.00.
Weir Group Plc, officially known as Weir Group Plc Ord 12.5P was formed in June of 1895, making the company one hundred and twenty two years old. The company filed its latest accounts on 2nd January 2015, showing a turnover of approximately 2.44 billion GBX, and a pre-tax profit margin of 6.12%. Weir Group Plc currently has 9 directors, and has had 29 previous directors over the last 122 years. In the last set of accounts produced by Ernst And Young Llp, the company showed 630.70 million paid in salaries to the 15,288 staff (average wage of 41 thousand), with the directors receiving an average 322 thousand each. In the accounts filed in 2015, the company paid 102700000 in dividends, or 0.4599 per share.
Weir Group Plc is in the Engineering Products sector.
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|Shares in Issue||223m|
|52 Week High||2,096.00|
|52 Week Low||1,519.00|