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$43.33
Previous Close
$43.37
Day High
$43.54
Day Low
$43.17
52 Week High
01/17/14 - $51.12
52 Week Low
08/12/14 - $39.11
Market Cap
3.1B
Average Volume 10 Days
241.9K
EPS TTM
$1.61
Shares Outstanding
70.8M
EX-Date
10/20/14
P/E TM
26.9x
Dividend
$0.44
Dividend Yield
0.92%
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west pharmaceutical services (WST) Details

West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. develops, manufactures, and sells components and systems for the packaging and delivery of injectable drugs, as well as delivery system components for the pharmaceutical, healthcare, and consumer products industries. The company operates through two segments, Pharmaceutical Packaging Systems and Pharmaceutical Delivery Systems. The Pharmaceutical Packaging Systems segment offers packaging components and systems for injectable drug delivery, such as stoppers and seals for vials, closures and other components used in syringe, intravenous and blood collection systems, and prefillable syringe components. This segment also provides contract analytical laboratory services for testing and evaluating primary drug packaging components with the contained drug formulation; and specialized testing for complete drug delivery systems. The Pharmaceutical Delivery Systems segment offers safety and administration systems, and multi component systems for drug administration. This segment offers customer contract-manufacturing and assembly solutions, which include technologies, such as multi-component molding, in-mold labeling, ultrasonic welding, and clean room molding and device assembly used to manufacture customer-owned components, as well as devices used in surgical, diagnostic, ophthalmic, other drug delivery systems, personal care, and consumer products. This segment’s administration systems comprise sterile devices for the administration of drug products, including transfer devices, needleless reconstitution systems, and vial adapters. The company sells its products through its sales force, distribution network, contract sales agents, and regional distributors in the United States, Germany, France, and other European countries. West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. was founded in 1923 and is headquartered in Exton, Pennsylvania.

6,900 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/27/14
Founded in 1923

west pharmaceutical services (WST) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $825.0K
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $457.9K
President of Pharmaceutical Packaging Systems...
Total Annual Compensation: $359.3K
President of Pharmaceutical Delivery Systems
Total Annual Compensation: $339.9K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

west pharmaceutical services (WST) Key Developments

West Pharmaceutical Services Seeks Acquisition

West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE:WST) is looking for such acquisitions which will support its injectable franchise and share the characteristics of base business. Strong IP content, either patents or know-how, a B2B model to manufacture and sell into their existing customer base.

West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. Presents at 2014 Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Conference, Sep-10-2014 02:40 PM

West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. Presents at 2014 Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Conference, Sep-10-2014 02:40 PM. Venue: The Grand Hyatt Hotel, New York, New York, United States. Speakers: Donald E. Morel, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.

West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. Presents at C.L. King's Best Ideas Conference 2014, Sep-09-2014 02:00 PM

West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. Presents at C.L. King's Best Ideas Conference 2014, Sep-09-2014 02:00 PM. Venue: Omni Berkshire Place Hotel, New York, New York, United States.

 

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