Bloomberg the Company & Products

Bloomberg Anywhere Login


Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.


Financial Products

Enterprise Products


Customer Support

  • Americas

    +1 212 318 2000

  • Europe, Middle East, & Africa

    +44 20 7330 7500

  • Asia Pacific

    +65 6212 1000


Industry Products

Media Services

Follow Us

Last 360.10 GBp
Change Today -1.50 / -0.41%
Volume 7.7M
GKN On Other Exchanges
As of 12:35 PM 03/27/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

gkn plc (GKN) Snapshot

362.90 GBp
Previous Close
361.60 GBp
Day High
368.80 GBp
Day Low
358.90 GBp
52 Week High
04/4/14 - 408.60 GBp
52 Week Low
10/16/14 - 281.10 GBp
Market Cap
Average Volume 10 Days
0.10 GBp
Shares Outstanding
9.33 GBp
Dividend Yield
Current Stock Chart for GKN PLC (GKN)

Related News

No related news articles were found.

gkn plc (GKN) Related Businessweek News

No Related Businessweek News Found

gkn plc (GKN) Details

GKN plc engages in engineering business worldwide. The company’s Aerospace division manufactures integrated aerostructures, including wing/empennage and flight control surface assemblies and fuselage structures; fixed and rotating propulsion products for aircraft engines, fan cases, engine components, exhaust systems, and nacelles; transparencies comprising cockpit and cabin windows; and ice protection, fuel systems, and floatation devices. This division serves aircraft and engine prime contractors, and other tier one suppliers. Its Driveline division offers constant velocity jointed systems, such as CV joints and sideshafts; all-wheel drive systems comprising propshafts, couplings, and final drive units; trans-axle solutions, which include open, limited slip, and locking differentials and electronic torque vectoring products; eDrive systems, such as electric rear axles, transmissions, and motors; and composite flywheel-based energy storage systems. The company’s Powder Metallurgy division manufactures sintered components for engines and transmissions, pumps, bodies and chassis, and compressors; sintered bearings and filters; metal injection moulded components; metal powders; and soft magnetic components for electric motors. Its Land Systems division designs, manufactures, and supplies electro-mechanical power management devices, such as electromagnetic brakes, flexible couplings, clutches, driveshafts, and gear technology; hybrid power systems; sensors, actuators, and controls; custom designed wheels of single-piece or multi-piece design for arduous applications; advanced structures and chassis systems for various vehicle types; and aftermarket parts and remanufacturing for passenger cars, commercial trucks, agricultural and construction vehicles, and industrial applications. The company also provides engine liners to the truck market. GKN plc was incorporated in 2001 and is headquartered in Redditch, the United Kingdom.

51,400 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/25/15
Founded in 2001

gkn plc (GKN) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive, Director, Chairman of Execut...
Total Annual Compensation: 1.2M GBP
Group Finance Director, Director, Member of E...
Total Annual Compensation: 762.0K GBP
Executive Director, Member of Executive Commi...
Total Annual Compensation: 731.0K GBP
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

gkn plc (GKN) Key Developments

GKN Appoints Peter Moelgg as President of Engineering GKN Automotive

Peter Moelgg has been appointed to the position of President of Engineering GKN Automotive, covering the GKN Driveline and GKN Powder Metallurgy divisions. Peter will head engineering across the two divisions, leveraging synergies to identify and bring to market innovative, leading technologies for the company's expansive automotive customer base. He joined the company in 1979 and has held a number of senior engineering and general management positions in the company Driveline and GKN Powder Metallurgy, most recently as President Europe and Asia Pacific for GKN Sinter Metals. He has established a GKN Automotive Technology Council to help develop new solutions.

GKN plc Announces Final Dividend, Payable on May 18, 2015

GKN announced a final dividend of GBP 5.60 per share. The ex dividend date is April 09, 2015 and it is payable on May 18, 2015.

GKN plc Reports Earnings Results for the Year 2014; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Year 2015

GKN plc reported earnings results for the year 2014. For the year, the company reported sales of GBP 7.5 billion; 4% organic growth; translating into 11% organic profit growth; giving trading profits of GBP 687 million. PBT is up 4% to GBP 601 million, but earnings per share have grown by only 1% to 29 pence as tax rate pushed up. Operating cash flow reduced by GBP 85 million, principally because of the repayment of the government advance, with a balance of GBP 16 million disclosed with an interest; and also, the additional capex, GBP 54 million. The company ended the year with net debt at GBP 624 million, a reduction of GBP 108 million during the year. The company announced that although some markets remain challenging, 2015 is expected to be a year of further growth.


Stock Quotes

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Lookup
Recently Viewed
GKN:LN 360.10 GBp -1.50

GKN Competitors

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Last Change
BorgWarner Inc $59.39 USD +0.26
Dana Holding Corp $20.52 USD +0.19
NGK Insulators Ltd ¥2,541 JPY -11.00
NOK Corp ¥3,530 JPY -45.00
Pall Corp $100.49 USD +0.64
View Industry Companies

Industry Analysis


Industry Average

Valuation GKN Industry Range
Price/Earnings 33.6x
Price/Sales 0.8x
Price/Book 3.8x
Price/Cash Flow 23.8x
TEV/Sales 0.8x

Sponsored Financial Commentaries

Sponsored Links

Report Data Issue

To contact GKN PLC, please visit Company data is provided by Capital IQ. Please use this form to report any data issues.

Please enter your information in the following field(s):
Update Needed*

All data changes require verification from public sources. Please include the correct value or values and a source where we can verify.

Your requested update has been submitted

Our data partners will research the update request and update the information on this page if necessary. Research and follow-up could take several weeks. If you have questions, you can contact them at