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AstraZeneca

Current Price 6121.40p Bid 6204.00p Ask 6206.00p Change -1.79%
Last Updated: 18/11/2018 19:23. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

AstraZeneca plc is a global, science-led biopharmaceutical company that focuses on the discovery, development and commercialisation of prescription medicines, primarily for the treatment of diseases in three therapy areas - Oncology, Cardiovascular & Metabolic Diseases and Respiratory. The Company also is selectively active in the areas of autoimmunity, neuroscience and infection. AstraZeneca operates in over 100 countries and its innovative medicines are used by millions of patients worldwide.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/12/2017

Turnover
£22,465.00m
Operating Profit
£3,677.00m
Dividend Yield
3.20
Dividend Per Share
202.50
Dividend Cover
1.17
P/E Ratio
26.65

Key Personnel

Pascal Claude Roland Soriot
Chief Executive Officer
Marc Pierre Jean Dunoyer
Chief Financial Officer
Leif Valdemar Johansson
Non-Executive Chairman
Baroness Shriti Vadera
Non-Executive Director
Marcus Wallenberg
Non-Executive Director
Rudolph Harold Peter Markham
Non-Executive Director
Prof Sabera Nazneen Rahman
Non-Executive Director
Sherilyn Dawn McCoy
Non-Executive Director
Deborah DiSanzo
Non-Executive Director
Graham Andrew Chipchase
Non-Executive Director
Philip Arthur John Broadley
Non-Executive Director
Prof Geneviève Bernadette Berger
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
AZN
ISIN
GB0009895292
Shares in Issue
1,266,798,130
Market cap
£80,023.64m

Analyst Views (11)

Strong Buy
 
45.45%
Buy
 
9.09%
Hold
 
45.45%
Sell
 
0.00%
Strong Sell
 
0.00%
The above information represents a selection of the views published in the last 120 days by analysts. It is subject to change without notice and doesn't reflect view held by Redmayne Bentley and is not advice.

Price Summary

Mid Price
6204.00p
Bid Price
6204.00p
Ask Price
6206.00p
Volume
3560497
Change Today
-113.00p
% Change Today
-1.79%
Open
6182.00p
Previous Close
6204.00p
Intraday High
6317.00p
Intraday Low
106.50p
52 Week High
6432.00p
52 Week Low
4544.50p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

AstraZeneca Intra-day Chart

AstraZeneca News

News in this section is provided by MoneyAM

FTSE struggles against stronger pound 16 Nov 2018 | 16:48 Sterling recovery hits FTSE 100 16 Nov 2018 | 12:02 UK stocks open 0.5% higher as May's leadership hangs in the balance 16 Nov 2018 | 08:57 AstraZeneca cancer drug fails to meet primary objective 16 Nov 2018 | 07:22 FTSE 100 rises as sterling dives on Brexit panic 15 Nov 2018 | 11:32 FTSE subdued on falling oil prices and strong sterling 13 Nov 2018 | 16:51 UK stocks open 0.5% higher on US-China trade hopes 13 Nov 2018 | 09:08 AstraZeneca sells US rights to respiratory tract infection treatment 13 Nov 2018 | 07:54 Strong dollar and interest rate concerns hit global markets 12 Nov 2018 | 17:03 FTSE sees its early gains go up in smoke as tobacco stocks tank 12 Nov 2018 | 11:56 UK stocks open 0.2% stronger as pound slumps 12 Nov 2018 | 09:05 AstraZeneca's diabetes drug significantly reduces hospitalisation for heart failure 12 Nov 2018 | 07:26 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on AstraZeneca PLC 09 Nov 2018 | 09:40 UK equities defy global weakness ahead of US interest rate decision 08 Nov 2018 | 16:53 Investors display caution ahead of US rate decision 08 Nov 2018 | 12:07 Broker Forecast - Bryan Garnier issues a broker note on AstraZeneca PLC 08 Nov 2018 | 11:30 UK stocks off to positive start after US gains 08 Nov 2018 | 09:18 AstraZeneca's earnings slump as revenues slide 08 Nov 2018 | 07:39 AstraZeneca sells asthma, rhinitis drugs to Covis for $350m 06 Nov 2018 | 08:16 AstraZeneca to sell rights on two drugs for $815m 30 Oct 2018 | 07:46 AstraZeneca strengthens partnership with Innate Pharma 23 Oct 2018 | 09:30 FTSE rises as fears over Italy's future in the EU fade 22 Oct 2018 | 16:52 Rally in Italian stocks and bonds as FTSE gains ground 22 Oct 2018 | 12:00 UK stocks open 0.2% higher after China market rally 22 Oct 2018 | 09:00 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on AstraZeneca PLC 22 Oct 2018 | 08:00 AstraZeneca's results show ovarian cancer treatment 'significantly' reduces disease progression 22 Oct 2018 | 07:25 AstraZeneca respiratory disease treatment endorsed by EU 19 Oct 2018 | 13:43 AstraZeneca cancer treatment receives orphan drug designation from FDA 16 Oct 2018 | 07:28 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on AstraZeneca PLC 08 Oct 2018 | 08:10 UK stocks open flat; Ryanair downgrade hits airlines 01 Oct 2018 | 08:59

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Tangible Assets
7,615.0
6,848.0
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
38,013.0
39,244.0
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
4,576.0
3,172.0
Total Non-Current Assets
50,204.0
49,264.0
Inventory
3,035.0
2,334.0
Trade & Receivables
5,009.0
4,573.0
Cash & Receivables
3,324.0
5,018.0
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
1,782.0
1,337.0
Total Assets
63,354.0
62,526.0

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Short Term Liabilities
16,383.0
15,256.0
Long Term Liabilities
30,329.0
30,601.0
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
46,712.0
45,857.0

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Net Assets
16,642.0
16,669.0

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Share Capital
317.0
316.0
Minority Interests
1,682.0
1,815.0
Retained Earnings
8,221.0
8,140.0
Share Premium Account
4,393.0
4,351.0
Other Equity
2,029.0
2,047.0
Total Equity
16,642.0
16,669.0

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Cashflow from Operating Activities
3,578.0
4,145.0
Cashflow Before Financing
1,250.0
176.0
Increase / Decrease in Cash
-1,686.0
-1,148.0

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Turnover
22,465.0
23,002.0
Cost of Sales
4,318.0
4,126.0
Gross Profit
18,147.0
18,876.0
Operating Profit
3,677.0
4,902.0
Pre-Tax Profit
2,227.0
3,552.0
Profit / Loss for the Year
2,868.0
3,406.0

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H1 Dividend
09 Aug 2018
10 Sep 2018
H2 Dividend
15 Feb 2018
19 Mar 2018
H1 Dividend
10 Aug 2017
11 Sep 2017
H2 Dividend
16 Feb 2017
20 Mar 2017
H1 Dividend
11 Aug 2016
12 Sep 2016
H2 Dividend
18 Feb 2016
21 Mar 2016
H1 Dividend
13 Aug 2015
14 Sep 2015
H2 Dividend
19 Feb 2015
23 Mar 2015
H1 Dividend
13 Aug 2014
15 Sep 2014
H2 Dividend
19 Feb 2014
24 Mar 2014
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