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LSC

London Security AIM:LSC Stock Report

Last Price

UK£27.00

Market Cap

UK£331.0m

7D

3.8%

1Y

2.7%

Updated

08 Dec, 2022

Data

Company Financials
LSC fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation1/6
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance2/6
Financial Health6/6
Dividends4/6

LSC Stock Overview

London Security plc, an investment holding company, engages in the manufacture, sale, and rental of fire protection equipment in the United Kingdom, Belgium, the Netherlands, Austria, France, Germany, Denmark, Luxembourg, and rest of Europe.

Risk Analysis

Unstable dividend track record


London Security plc Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for London Security
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUK£27.00
52 Week HighUK£39.40
52 Week LowUK£21.50
Beta0.13
1 Month Change5.88%
3 Month Change14.89%
1 Year Change2.66%
3 Year Change23.85%
5 Year Change28.57%
Change since IPO1,653.25%

Recent News & Updates

Recent updates

London Security (LON:LSC) Is Increasing Its Dividend To UK£0.42

May 21
London Security (LON:LSC) Is Increasing Its Dividend To UK£0.42

Should You Be Adding London Security (LON:LSC) To Your Watchlist Today?

Mar 26
Should You Be Adding London Security (LON:LSC) To Your Watchlist Today?

Returns On Capital At London Security (LON:LSC) Have Hit The Brakes

May 04
Returns On Capital At London Security (LON:LSC) Have Hit The Brakes

Could London Security plc (LON:LSC) Have The Makings Of Another Dividend Aristocrat?

Mar 08
Could London Security plc (LON:LSC) Have The Makings Of Another Dividend Aristocrat?

Has London Security plc (LON:LSC) Stock's Recent Performance Got Anything to Do With Its Financial Health?

Feb 08
Has London Security plc (LON:LSC) Stock's Recent Performance Got Anything to Do With Its Financial Health?

London Security (LON:LSC) Has Compensated Shareholders With A Respectable 34% Return On Their Investment

Jan 11
London Security (LON:LSC) Has Compensated Shareholders With A Respectable 34% Return On Their Investment

The Trends At London Security (LON:LSC) That You Should Know About

Dec 21
The Trends At London Security (LON:LSC) That You Should Know About

Is London Security plc (LON:LSC) An Attractive Dividend Stock?

Nov 30
Is London Security plc (LON:LSC) An Attractive Dividend Stock?

Shareholder Returns

LSCGB MachineryGB Market
7D3.8%-2.3%-1.0%
1Y2.7%-23.5%-9.2%

Return vs Industry: LSC exceeded the UK Machinery industry which returned -23.5% over the past year.

Return vs Market: LSC exceeded the UK Market which returned -9.2% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is LSC's price volatile compared to industry and market?
LSC volatility
LSC Average Weekly Movement4.9%
Machinery Industry Average Movement5.1%
Market Average Movement5.8%
10% most volatile stocks in GB Market10.7%
10% least volatile stocks in GB Market2.9%

Stable Share Price: LSC is not significantly more volatile than the rest of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.

Volatility Over Time: LSC's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
18971,436Xavier Mignolethttps://www.londonsecurity.org

London Security plc, an investment holding company, engages in the manufacture, sale, and rental of fire protection equipment in the United Kingdom, Belgium, the Netherlands, Austria, France, Germany, Denmark, Luxembourg, and rest of Europe. It also provides fire protection equipment maintenance services. The company offers its products under the Nu-Swift, Ansul, Premier, and Master brands.

London Security plc Fundamentals Summary

How do London Security's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
LSC fundamental statistics
Market CapUK£331.05m
Earnings (TTM)UK£19.01m
Revenue (TTM)UK£172.51m

17.4x

P/E Ratio

1.9x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
LSC income statement (TTM)
RevenueUK£172.51m
Cost of RevenueUK£44.88m
Gross ProfitUK£127.63m
Other ExpensesUK£108.62m
EarningsUK£19.01m

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)1.55
Gross Margin73.99%
Net Profit Margin11.02%
Debt/Equity Ratio2.0%

How did LSC perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

3.1%

Current Dividend Yield

54%

Payout Ratio