Johnson Matthey Plc Share Price and Company Fundamentals

-13.000 (-0.554%)
52 week
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Last traded: Yesterday at 6:02 PM

Johnson Matthey Plc engages in the clean air, catalyst and hydrogen technology, and platinum group metals (PGM) service businesses in the United Kingdom, Germany, rest of Europe, the United States, rest of North America, China and Hong Kong, rest of Asia, and internationally. It operates through three segments: Clean Air, Efficient Natural Resources, and Other Markets. The Clean Air segment provides catalysts for emission control after-treatment systems to remove harmful emissions from vehicles, as well as cars, other light duty vehicles, trucks, buses, and non-road equipment powered by diesel and gasoline. The Efficient Natural Resources segment provides products and processing services for the use and transformation of critical natural resources including oil, gas, biomass, and platinum group metals; and circular economy solutions. This segment also offers specialty catalysts and additives; process technology and engineering design licenses; platinum group metal refining and recycling services, and chemical and industrial products; and other precious metal services. The Other Markets segment business portfolio includes precious metal pastes and enamels, battery systems, fuel cell technologies, battery materials, and green hydrogen; science and technology to develop the products for devices used in medical procedures; and detection, diagnostic, and measurement solutions. The company was formerly known as Johnson & Cock and changed its name to Johnson Matthey Plc in 1851. Johnson Matthey Plc was founded in 1817 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.

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Company profile

Industry / Sector Specialty Chemicals / Basic Materials
Full time employees 13340
Mailing address 25 Farringdon Street 5th Floor London EC4A 4AB United Kingdom
Phone / Fax 44 20 7269 8400 / 44 20 7269 8433


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Johnson Matthey Plc paid £0.77 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 08 Dec 2022.The dividend payout ratio is 49.71%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.JMAT dividend payout ratio is less than 70. This is ideal as it gives company room to grow the dividends and also the excess earnings can be invested in company for growth.

JMAT's forward dividend amount is £0.77 and the forward dividend yield is 3.28%. A forward dividend yield is the percentage of a company's current stock price that it expects to pay out as dividends over a certain time period, generally 12 months. Forward dividend yields are generally used in circumstances where the yield is predictable based on past instances. If not, trailing yields, which indicate the same value over the previous 12 months, are used.

Company Executives

As of Feb 2023, following are the company executives and directors listed on Johnson Matthey Plc.

Name Title Age Total Pay
Mr. Liam Condon Chief Exec. Officer 54 984k
Mr. Stephen Richard Oxley CFO & Director 51 1.27M
Mr. Ron W. Gerrard Chief Environment, Health & Safety (EHS) and Operations Officer
Mr. Maurits van Tol Chief Technology Officer
Mr. Martin Christopher Dunwoodie Director of Investor Relations
Mr. Nicholas Ian Cooper Gen. Counsel & Company Sec. 58
Ms. Sally Jones Director of Corp. Communications
Ms. Alexandra French Sales and Marketing Director
Ms. Annette M. Kelleher B.A., M.Sc., MSc, BA Chief Human Resource Officer 55
Mr. M. Bedford Managing Director of Precious Metals

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Profitability ratios are a class of financial metrics that are used to assess a business's ability to generate earnings relative to its revenue, operating costs, balance sheet assets, and shareholders' equity over time, using data from a specific point in time.

The return on equity signifies how well the management is running the company in terms of capital management. The ideal return on equity is greater than 10%. The return on equity is calculated as net income divided by total share holders equity.

Valuation and Trading Info

The market capitalization of Johnson Matthey Plc is and its enterprise value is .

The JMAT's stocks Beta value is 1.02 making it 2% more volatile compared to LSE market index. Technology stocks and small caps tend to have higher betas than the market benchmark. This indicates that adding the stock to a portfolio will increase the portfolio’s risk, but also increase its expected return. On the other hand utility stocks often have low betas because they tend to move more slowly than market averages.

Johnson Matthey Plc (LSE:JMAT) Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is Johnson Matthey Plc's Stock Symbol?

Johnson Matthey Plc trades on LSE under the ticker symbol "JMAT".

2. What is Johnson Matthey Plc's stock price today?

One share of JMAT stock can currently be purchased for approximately £2333.

3. How can I contact Johnson Matthey Plc?

Johnson Matthey Plc's mailing address is 25 Farringdon Street 5th Floor London EC4A 4AB United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at 44 20 7269 8400.

4. What is Johnson Matthey Plc's official website?

The official website of Johnson Matthey Plc is