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Current Price 138.65p Bid 138.65p Ask 138.75p Change -0.07%
Last Updated: 20/02/2019 10:11. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Centrica plc is an international energy and services company. Its two global customer-facing divisions, Centrica Consumer and Centrica Business, supply energy and energy-related services to around 27 million customer accounts in the UK, Ireland and North America, through strong brands such as British Gas, Direct Energy and Bord Gais Energy. They do this with the support of around 12,000 engineers and technicians. It is also developing new and innovative products, offers and services for customers through our five growth businesses: Energy Supply, Services, Connected Home, Distributed Energy & Power (DE&P), and Energy Marketing & Trading. Its Connected Home business has developed the Hive product range, including the smart thermostat, which allows customers to control their energy usage from their phone, while DE&P offers integrated energy solutions for commercial and industrial customers, providing customers with end-to-end services - from insight to optimisation and solutions.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/12/2017

Turnover
£28,023.00m
Operating Profit
£486.00m
Dividend Yield
8.73
Dividend Per Share
12.00
Dividend Cover
0.50
P/E Ratio
22.91

Key Personnel

Iain Cameron Conn
Chief Executive Officer
Christopher Michael O`Shea
Chief Financial Officer
Richard Hookway
Executive Director
Mark Steven Hodges
Executive Director
Vincent Mark Hanafin
md, Centrica Energy
Charles Andrew Berry
Non-Executive Chairman
Richard Neil Haythornthwaite
Non-Executive Chairman
Margherita Della Valle
Non-Executive Director
Joan Hogan Gillman
Non-Executive Director
Stephen Alan Michael Hester
Non-Executive Director
Jonathan Scott Wheway
Non-Executive Director
Stephen Charles Pusey
Non-Executive Director
Carlos Pascual
Non-Executive Director
Lesley Mary Samuel Knox
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
CNA
ISIN
GB00B033F229
Shares in Issue
5,696,882,855
Market cap
£7,830.37m

Analyst Views (11)

Strong Buy
 
27.27%
Buy
 
0.00%
Hold
 
45.45%
Sell
 
18.18%
Strong Sell
 
9.09%
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
138.70p
Bid Price
138.65p
Ask Price
138.75p
Volume
2543324
Change Today
-0.10p
% Change Today
-0.07%
Open
138.35p
Previous Close
138.80p
Intraday High
140.70p
Intraday Low
137.97p
52 Week High
164.50p
52 Week Low
125.25p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Centrica Intra-day Chart

Centrica News

News in this section is provided by AJ Bell

Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Centrica PLC 18 Feb 2019 | 10:00 Broker Forecast - RBC Capital Markets issues a broker note on Centrica PLC 06 Feb 2019 | 08:20 Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on Centrica PLC 23 Jan 2019 | 09:50 Broker Forecast - Goldman Sachs issues a broker note on Centrica PLC 08 Jan 2019 | 14:50 FTSE falls as utility and tobacco stocks slip 07 Jan 2019 | 16:58 Investor confidence wanes with US-China talks in focus 07 Jan 2019 | 12:00 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on Centrica PLC 07 Jan 2019 | 09:20 Director Deals - Centrica PLC (CNA) 03 Jan 2019 | 15:45 Director Deals - Centrica PLC (CNA) 03 Jan 2019 | 15:45 Director Deals - Centrica PLC (CNA) 03 Jan 2019 | 15:45 Director Deals - Centrica PLC (CNA) 03 Jan 2019 | 15:45 FTSE defies Wall Street gains amid potential slowdown in US interest rate hikes 21 Dec 2018 | 16:44 FTSE falls amid trade war and Brexit concerns 21 Dec 2018 | 11:58 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Centrica PLC 11 Dec 2018 | 11:50 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Centrica PLC 10 Dec 2018 | 08:20 Broker Forecast - UBS issues a broker note on Centrica PLC 05 Dec 2018 | 09:40 Director Deals - Centrica PLC (CNA) 28 Nov 2018 | 15:05 Director Deals - Centrica PLC (CNA) 28 Nov 2018 | 15:05 Director Deals - Centrica PLC (CNA) 27 Nov 2018 | 15:05 Director Deals - Centrica PLC (CNA) 26 Nov 2018 | 15:30 Director Deals - Centrica PLC (CNA) 26 Nov 2018 | 15:30 Director Deals - Centrica PLC (CNA) 26 Nov 2018 | 15:30 Director Deals - Centrica PLC (CNA) 26 Nov 2018 | 15:25 Director Deals - Centrica PLC (CNA) 26 Nov 2018 | 15:25 Director Deals - Centrica PLC (CNA) 26 Nov 2018 | 15:25 Director Deals - Centrica PLC (CNA) 26 Nov 2018 | 15:25 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Centrica PLC 23 Nov 2018 | 11:20 Potential Brexit breakthrough and falling miners hit FTSE 22 Nov 2018 | 17:06 Market momentum wanes as US shuts up shop for Thanksgiving 22 Nov 2018 | 12:07 Centrica maintains outlook despite plunge in customer numbers 22 Nov 2018 | 07:38

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Tangible Assets
4,132.0
5,298.0
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
4,326.0
4,383.0
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
3,048.0
2,920.0
Total Non-Current Assets
11,506.0
12,601.0
Inventory
409.0
372.0
Trade & Receivables
4,668.0
5,102.0
Cash & Receivables
2,864.0
2,036.0
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
1,221.0
1,783.0
Total Assets
20,668.0
21,894.0

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Short Term Liabilities
7,452.0
7,877.0
Long Term Liabilities
9,788.0
11,173.0
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
17,240.0
19,050.0

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Net Assets
3,428.0
2,844.0

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Share Capital
348.0
342.0
Minority Interests
729.0
178.0
Retained Earnings
1,180.0
1,504.0
Share Premium Account
2,121.0
1,929.0
Other Equity
-950.0
-1,109.0
Total Equity
3,428.0
2,844.0

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Cashflow from Operating Activities
1,840.0
2,396.0
Cashflow Before Financing
1,872.0
1,593.0
Increase / Decrease in Cash
802.0
1,047.0

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Turnover
28,023.0
27,102.0
Cost of Sales
23,828.0
21,653.0
Gross Profit
4,195.0
5,449.0
Operating Profit
486.0
2,486.0
Pre-Tax Profit
142.0
2,186.0
Profit / Loss for the Year
303.0
1,662.0

Dividend History

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H1 Dividend
11 Oct 2018
22 Nov 2018
H2 Dividend
10 May 2018
28 Jun 2018
H1 Dividend
12 Oct 2017
30 Nov 2017
H2 Dividend
11 May 2017
29 Jun 2017
H1 Dividend
13 Oct 2016
24 Nov 2016
H2 Dividend
12 May 2016
23 Jun 2016
H1 Dividend
01 Oct 2015
26 Nov 2015
H2 Dividend
30 Apr 2015
25 Jun 2015
H1 Dividend
24 Sep 2014
12 Nov 2014
H2 Dividend
23 Apr 2014
11 Jun 2014
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