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Current Price 549.60p Bid 549.00p Ask 549.60p Change 3.19%
Last Updated: 26/06/2022 22:53. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Our purpose is to lead the future of the UK's digital automotive marketplace. We aim to improve the process of buying and selling vehicles in the UK, by continually evolving the ecosystem to provide a better experience for consumers, retailers and manufacturers alike.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/03/2022

Revenue
£432.70m
Operating Profit/Loss
£303.60m
Dividend yield (%)
1.30
Total dividend for year
n/ap
Dividend cover
3.12
P/E Ratio
24.80

Key Personnel

Mr Edmund Williams
Chairman
Mr Nathan Coe
Chief Executive Officer
Mr Jamie Warner
Chief Financial Officer
Mrs Catherine Faiers
Chief Operating Officer
Mr Jasvinder Gakhal
Independent Non-Executive Director
Mrs Sigga Sigurdardottir
Independent Non-Executive Director
Mrs Jill Easterbrook
Independent Non-Executive Director
Ms Jeni Mundy
Independent Non-Executive Director
Mr David W Keens
Senior Independent Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
AUTOL
ISIN
GB00BVYVFW23
Shares in Issue
1,001.05m
Market cap
£5,501.78m

Analyst Views (7)

Strong Buy
 
0%
Buy
 
28.57%
Hold
 
71.43%
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 the views held by Redmayne Bentley and is not advice.

Price Summary

Mid Price
549.60p
Bid Price
549.00p
Ask Price
549.60p
Volume
484,160
Change Today
17.00p
% Change Today
3.19%
Open
536.60p
Previous Close
549.60p
Intraday High
552.20p
Intraday Low
534.60p
52 Week High
741.20p
52 Week Low
500.90p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Income Statement

Year End Date
31 Mar 2022
31 Mar 2021
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Continuing Operations
Revenue
432.70
262.80
Operating Profit/Loss
303.60
158.80
Net Interest
-2.60
-3.80
Pre-Tax Profit
301.00
157.40
Profit After Tax from continuing operations
244.70
127.80
Discontinued Operations
Profit After Tax
n/a
n/a
Profit/Loss for the Year
244.70
127.80
Attributable to:
Equity Holders of Parent Company
244.70
127.80
Minority Interests
n/a
n/a
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 2022
31 Mar 2021
Basic
25.61p
13.24p
Diluted
25.56p
13.21p
Adjusted
25.61p
13.24p
Dividend per Share
n/ap
n/ap

Assets

Year End Date
31 Mar 2022
31 Mar 2021
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Non-Current Assets
Property, Plant & Equipment
14.70
11.20
Intangible Assets
355.60
358.20
Investment Properties
n/a
n/a
Investments
49.70
54.60
Other Financial Assets
n/a
n/a
Other Non-Current Assets
5.10
4.90
Current Assets
Inventories
n/a
n/a
Trade & Other Receivables
65.90
59.60
Cash at Bank & In Hand
51.30
45.70
Current Asset Investments
n/a
n/a
Other Current Assets
0.60
0.30
Other Assets
n/a
n/a
Total Assets
542.90
534.50

Liabilities

Year End Date
31 Mar 2022
31 Mar 2021
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Current Liabilities
Borrowings
3.00
2.50
Other Current Liabilities
50.70
22.30
Total Current Liabilities
53.70
24.80
Non-Current Liabilities
Borrowings
6.50
32.60
Provisions
10.20
1.10
Other Non-Current Liabilities
n/a
17.30
Total Non-Current Liabilities
16.70
51.00
Other Liabilities
n/a
n/a
Total Liabilities
70.40
75.80

Net Assets

Year End Date
31 Mar 2022
31 Mar 2021
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Net Assets
472.50
458.70

Capital & Reserves

Year End Date
31 Mar 2022
31 Mar 2021
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Share Capital
9.50
9.70
Share Premium Account
182.60
182.40
Other Reserves
-1,052.00
-1,040.70
Retained Earnings
1,332.40
1,307.30
Shareholders Funds
472.50
458.70
Minority Interests/Other Equity
n/a
n/a
Total Equity
472.50
458.70

Dividend History

Type
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
Payment
Final
24 Aug 2022
23 Sep 2022
5.50p
Final
25 Aug 2022
23 Sep 2022
5.50p
Interim
06 Jan 2022
28 Jan 2022
2.70p
Final
26 Aug 2021
24 Sep 2021
5.00p
Interim
02 Jan 2020
24 Jan 2020
2.40p
Final
29 Aug 2019
27 Sep 2019
4.60p
Interim
03 Jan 2019
25 Jan 2019
2.10p
Final
30 Aug 2018
28 Sep 2018
4.00p
Interim
04 Jan 2018
26 Jan 2018
1.90p
Final
31 Aug 2017
29 Sep 2017
3.50p
Interim
05 Jan 2017
27 Jan 2017
1.70p
Final
01 Sep 2016
30 Sep 2016
1.00p
Interim
07 Jan 2016
29 Jan 2016
0.50p

Dividend Metrics

Year End Date
31 Mar 2022
31 Mar 2021
Dividend growth
64.00%
108.33%
Dividend yield
1.30%
0.90%
Dividend cover
3.12
2.65


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