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GlaxoSmithKline

16:52 on 22/09/2017

Current Price 1464.40p | Bid 1474.00p | Ask 1474.50p | Change 0.41%

Company Overview

GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) is a world leading research-based pharmaceutical company with a powerful combination of skills and resources that provides a platform for delivering strong growth in today's rapidly changing healthcare environment. Headquartered in the UK and with operations based in the US, the new company is one of the industry leaders, with an estimated seven per cent of the world's pharmaceutical market. GSK also has leadership in four major therapeutic areas - anti-infectives, central nervous system (CNS), respiratory and gastro-intestinal/metabolic. In addition, it is a leader in the important area of vaccines and has a growing portfolio of oncology products. The company also has a Consumer Healthcare portfolio comprising over-the-counter (OTC) medicines, oral care products and nutritional healthcare drinks, all of which are among the market leaders. GSK has over 100,000 employees worldwide. Of these, over 40,000 are in sales and marketing, the largest sales force in the industry. Around 35,000 employees work at 82 manufacturing sites in 37 countries and over 15,000 are in R&D. GSK R&D is based at 24 sites in 11 countries. The company has a leading position in genomics/genetics and new drug discovery technologies. The GSK R&D budget is about £2.8bn/$5bn.

Stock Details

EPIC GSK
ISIN GB0009252882
Shares in Issue 4,870,737,201
Market cap £80,781.18m
Sector Pharmaceuticals & Biotechnology
Indices FTSE 100
FTSE 350
UK FTSE All Share
FTSE techMARK All Share
FTSE Eurofirst 300

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/12/2015

Turnover £23923.00 million
Operating Profit £10322.00 million
Dividend Yield 4.82
Dividend Per Share 80.00
Dividend Cover 1.24
P/E Ratio 9.52
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Important Dates

AGM / EGM 07/05/2015
Interim Result 06/05/2015

Key Personnel

Andrew P Witty CEO

Key Brands

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Price Summary

Mid Price ? 1474.00p
Bid Price ? 1474.00p
Ask Price ? 1474.50p
Volume ? 6106355
Change Today 6.00p
% Change Today 0.41%
Open 1462.50p
Previous Close 1474.00p
Intraday High 1483.00p
Intraday Low 1457.50p
52 Week High 1803.30p
52 Week Low 1227.50p

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