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Burford Capital

Current Price 443.20p Bid 425.00p Ask 525.00p Change -1.64%
Last Updated: 30/05/2020 17:16. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/12/2019

Revenue
£379.37m
Operating Profit/Loss
£265.15m
Dividend yield (%)
0.50
Total dividend for year
$n/a
Dividend cover
23.26
P/E Ratio
9.10

Key Personnel

Mr Christopher Bogart
Chief Executive Officer
Ms Elizabeth O'Connell
Chief Financial Officer
Sir Peter Middleton
Non-Executive Chairman
Mr Charles Parkinson
Non-Executive Director
Mr Hugh Steven Wilson
Vice Chairman

Stock Details

EPIC
BUR
ISIN
GG00B4L84979
Shares in Issue
219.05m
Market cap
£970.83m

Analyst Views (2)

Strong Buy
 
0%
Buy
 
100.00%
Hold
 
0%
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
443.20p
Bid Price
425.00p
Ask Price
525.00p
Volume
1,331,257
Change Today
-7.40p
% Change Today
-1.64%
Open
450.50p
Previous Close
443.20p
Intraday High
450.52p
Intraday Low
435.00p
52 Week High
1,700.00p
52 Week Low
280.60p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Income Statement

Year End Date
31 Dec 2019
31 Dec 2018
 
$ (M)
$ (M)
Continuing Operations
Revenue
379.37
429.78
Operating Profit/Loss
265.15
343.65
Net Interest
-39.62
-38.54
Pre-Tax Profit
225.52
305.11
Profit After Tax from continuing operations
212.11
317.58
Discontinued Operations
Profit After Tax
n/a
n/a
Profit/Loss for the Year
212.11
317.58
Attributable to:
Equity Holders of Parent Company
212.11
317.58
Minority Interests
n/a
n/a
Total Dividend Paid
$n/a
$0.1250
Retained Profit/(Loss) for the Financial Year
n/a
n/a

Earnings per Share

Year End Date
31 Dec 2019
31 Dec 2018
Basic
97.00c
150.70c
Diluted
96.60c
150.30c
Adjusted
97.00c
150.70c
Dividend per Share
$n/a
$0.1250

Assets

Year End Date
31 Dec 2019
31 Dec 2018
 
$ (M)
$ (M)
Non-Current Assets
Property, Plant & Equipment
20.18
1.87
Intangible Assets
142.70
152.16
Investment Properties
n/a
n/a
Investments
31.40
0.58
Other Financial Assets
n/a
n/a
Other Non-Current Assets
24.94
28.85
Current Assets
Inventories
n/a
n/a
Trade & Other Receivables
n/a
n/a
Cash at Bank & In Hand
186.62
265.55
Current Asset Investments
n/a
n/a
Other Current Assets
n/a
n/a
Other Assets
2,246.14
1,869.97
Total Assets
2,651.98
2,318.98

Liabilities

Year End Date
31 Dec 2019
31 Dec 2018
 
$ (M)
$ (M)
Current Liabilities
Borrowings
9.46
9.33
Other Current Liabilities
n/a
n/a
Total Current Liabilities
9.46
9.33
Non-Current Liabilities
Borrowings
655.88
638.66
Provisions
9.66
4.10
Other Non-Current Liabilities
249.66
140.20
Total Non-Current Liabilities
915.21
782.97
Other Liabilities
194.00
163.53
Total Liabilities
1,119.00
955.83

Net Assets

Year End Date
31 Dec 2019
31 Dec 2018
 
$ (M)
$ (M)
Net Assets
1,532.99
1,363.15

Capital & Reserves

Year End Date
31 Dec 2019
31 Dec 2018
 
$ (M)
$ (M)
Share Capital
596.45
596.45
Share Premium Account
n/a
n/a
Other Reserves
37.48
50.48
Retained Earnings
899.06
716.22
Shareholders Funds
1,532.99
1,363.15
Minority Interests/Other Equity
n/a
n/a
Total Equity
1,532.99
1,363.15

Dividend History

Type
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
Payment
Interim
14 Nov 2019
05 Dec 2019
4.17¢
Final
23 May 2019
14 Jun 2019
8.83¢
Interim
08 Nov 2018
05 Dec 2018
3.67¢
Final
31 May 2018
22 Jun 2018
7.95¢
Interim
19 Oct 2017
15 Nov 2017
3.05¢
Final
25 May 2017
16 Jun 2017
6.48¢
Interim
06 Oct 2016
28 Oct 2016
2.67¢
Final
26 May 2016
17 Jun 2016
5.67¢
Interim
01 Oct 2015
23 Oct 2015
2.33¢
Final
22 May 2013
17 Jun 2013
4.758¢

Dividend Metrics

Year End Date
31 Dec 2019
31 Dec 2018
Dividend growth
-66.64%
13.64%
Dividend yield
0.50%
0.60%
Dividend cover
23.26
12.06
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