£66.6m market cap
760p last close
Solid State is a high value-add manufacturer and specialist design-in distributor to the electronics industry. It has expertise in industrial/ruggedised computers, antennas, microwave systems, secure communications systems and battery-power solutions.
Solid State has acquired Active Silicon, which designs and manufactures imaging and embedded vision systems that support the capture, processing and transmission of image data in high performance and critical environments. The initial consideration payable is £2.7m cash (net), financed from existing resources. Broker consensus FY22 EPS has been raised by 5% to reflect the earnings enhancement in the first full year.