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AO World

Current Price 158.20p Bid 150.00p Ask 164.20p Change 2.73%
Last Updated: 12/07/2020 00:17. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Founded by John Roberts in 2000 after a bet in a pub, AO World is an online electrical goods retailer based in Bolton, Greater Manchester, which also has a presence in the Netherlands and Germany. The company, which floated on the London Stock Exchange in February 2014, offers a range of ancillary services, such as customer finance options, an unpack and recycle service, product care packs, and disposal and connection services.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/03/2019

Revenue
£902.50m
Operating Profit/Loss
£-15.20m
Dividend yield (%)
n/a
Total dividend for year
n/ap
Dividend cover
n/a
P/E Ratio
n/a

Key Personnel

Mr Mark Higgins
CFO & Executive Director
Mr John Roberts
Chief Executive Officer
Mr Julie Finnemore
Company Secretary
Mr Luisa Delgado
Independent Non-Executive Director
Mr Shaun McCabe
Independent Non-Executive Director
Mr Geoff Cooper
Non-Executive Chairman
Mr Chris Hopkinson
Non-Executive Director
Mr Marisa Cassoni
Senior Independent Director

Stock Details

EPIC
AO.
ISIN
GB00BJTNFH41
Shares in Issue
471.88m
Market cap
£746.52m
Sector

Analyst Views (2)

Strong Buy
 
0%
Buy
 
50.00%
Hold
 
50.00%
Sell
 
0%
Strong Sell
 
0%
This information is provided by Web Financial Group (UK) Limited. It is subject to change without notice and doesn't reflect view held by Redmayne Bentley and is not advice.

Price Summary

Mid Price
158.20p
Bid Price
150.00p
Ask Price
164.20p
Volume
789,308
Change Today
4.20p
% Change Today
2.73%
Open
147.20p
Previous Close
158.20p
Intraday High
165.60p
Intraday Low
147.20p
52 Week High
165.60p
52 Week Low
50.00p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Income Statement

Year End Date
31 Mar 2019
31 Mar 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Continuing Operations
Revenue
902.50
796.80
Operating Profit/Loss
-15.20
-16.20
Net Interest
-3.70
2.70
Pre-Tax Profit
-18.90
-13.50
Profit After Tax from continuing operations
-17.00
-13.30
Discontinued Operations
Profit After Tax
n/a
n/a
Profit/Loss for the Year
-17.00
-13.30
Attributable to:
Equity Holders of Parent Company
-17.50
-13.40
Minority Interests
0.50
0.10
Total Dividend Paid
n/ap
n/ap
Retained Profit/(Loss) for the Financial Year
n/a
n/a

Earnings per Share

Year End Date
31 Mar 2019
31 Mar 2018
Basic
-3.78p
-2.93p
Diluted
-3.78p
-2.92p
Adjusted
-3.13p
-3.16p
Dividend per Share
n/ap
n/ap

Assets

Year End Date
31 Mar 2019
31 Mar 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Non-Current Assets
Property, Plant & Equipment
26.80
28.00
Intangible Assets
44.50
14.70
Investment Properties
n/a
n/a
Investments
n/a
n/a
Other Financial Assets
0.80
2.20
Other Non-Current Assets
82.90
49.60
Current Assets
Inventories
76.30
53.20
Trade & Other Receivables
118.60
55.00
Cash at Bank & In Hand
28.90
56.00
Current Asset Investments
n/a
n/a
Other Current Assets
n/a
0.20
Other Assets
n/a
n/a
Total Assets
378.80
258.90

Liabilities

Year End Date
31 Mar 2019
31 Mar 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Current Liabilities
Borrowings
12.20
7.30
Other Current Liabilities
239.10
156.40
Total Current Liabilities
251.30
163.70
Non-Current Liabilities
Borrowings
25.70
10.40
Provisions
5.30
1.80
Other Non-Current Liabilities
10.00
3.40
Total Non-Current Liabilities
41.00
15.60
Other Liabilities
n/a
n/a
Total Liabilities
292.30
179.30

Net Assets

Year End Date
31 Mar 2019
31 Mar 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Net Assets
86.50
79.60

Capital & Reserves

Year End Date
31 Mar 2019
31 Mar 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Share Capital
1.20
1.10
Share Premium Account
103.70
103.70
Other Reserves
29.00
5.30
Retained Earnings
-46.40
-28.90
Shareholders Funds
87.50
81.20
Minority Interests/Other Equity
-1.00
-1.60
Total Equity
86.50
79.60

Dividend History

Dividend Metrics

Year End Date
31 Mar 2019
31 Mar 2018
Dividend growth
n/a%
n/a%
Dividend yield
n/a%
n/a%
Dividend cover
n/a
n/a
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