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Current Price 144.23p Bid 144.15p Ask 144.30p Change 1.41%
Last Updated: 24/02/2018 10:29. 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 31/12/2016

Turnover
£27,102.00m
Operating Profit
£2,486.00m
Dividend Yield
9.08
Dividend Per Share
12.00
Dividend Cover
2.62
P/E Ratio
4.21

Key Personnel

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

Stock Details

EPIC
CNA
ISIN
GB00B033F229
Shares in Issue
5,558,504,461
Market cap
£7,348.34m

Analyst Views (7)

Strong Buy
 
14.29%
Buy
 
0.00%
Hold
 
71.43%
Sell
 
0.00%
Strong Sell
 
14.29%
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
144.15p
Bid Price
144.15p
Ask Price
144.30p
Volume
36403000
Change Today
2.00p
% Change Today
1.41%
Open
142.15p
Previous Close
144.15p
Intraday High
145.35p
Intraday Low
140.65p
52 Week High
236.00p
52 Week Low
123.10p
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 MoneyAM

FTSE falls on Fed fears 22 Feb 2018 | 11:43 Centrica's operating profit falls 17% following weak UK, North America performance 22 Feb 2018 | 09:25 Director Deals - Centrica PLC (CNA) 23 Jan 2018 | 16:35 Director Deals - Centrica PLC (CNA) 23 Jan 2018 | 16:35 Utilities keep FTSE afloat 05 Jan 2018 | 16:43 Utilities spark FTSE gains 05 Jan 2018 | 11:49 Director Deals - Centrica PLC (CNA) 04 Jan 2018 | 12:00 Director Deals - Centrica PLC (CNA) 04 Jan 2018 | 12:00 Director Deals - Centrica PLC (CNA) 04 Jan 2018 | 12:00 Centrica confirms voting rights 02 Jan 2018 | 09:49 Director Deals - Centrica PLC (CNA) 13 Dec 2017 | 13:10 FTSE rises on weak pound and strong miners 11 Dec 2017 | 17:04 Mining rally boosts FTSE 100 11 Dec 2017 | 11:57 Centrica JV Spirit Energy launched 11 Dec 2017 | 07:43 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on Centrica PLC 08 Dec 2017 | 11:20 Director Deals - Centrica PLC (CNA) 05 Dec 2017 | 14:25 Director Deals - Centrica PLC (CNA) 05 Dec 2017 | 14:25 Director Deals - Centrica PLC (CNA) 05 Dec 2017 | 14:25 Director Deals - Centrica PLC (CNA) 01 Dec 2017 | 15:20 Director Deals - Centrica PLC (CNA) 01 Dec 2017 | 15:20 Director Deals - Centrica PLC (CNA) 01 Dec 2017 | 15:20 Director Deals - Centrica PLC (CNA) 01 Dec 2017 | 15:20 Broker Forecast - Citigroup issues a broker note on Centrica PLC 01 Dec 2017 | 10:20 Director Deals - Centrica PLC (CNA) 28 Nov 2017 | 12:10 Director Deals - Centrica PLC (CNA) 28 Nov 2017 | 12:10 Broker Forecast - RBC Capital Markets issues a broker note on Centrica PLC 28 Nov 2017 | 09:00 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Centrica PLC 24 Nov 2017 | 10:20 Lift in housebuilding stocks fails to spark FTSE 100 23 Nov 2017 | 16:50 Concerning UK growth forecasts and weak utilities weigh on FTSE 23 Nov 2017 | 10:54 FTSE weighed down by poor growth forecasts 23 Nov 2017 | 08:36

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2016
31 Dec 2015
Tangible Assets
5,298.0
4,629.0
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
4,383.0
3,824.0
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
2,920.0
3,161.0
Total Non-Current Assets
12,601.0
11,614.0
Inventory
372.0
395.0
Trade & Receivables
5,102.0
4,905.0
Cash & Receivables
2,036.0
860.0
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
1,783.0
1,086.0
Total Assets
21,894.0
18,860.0

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2016
31 Dec 2015
Short Term Liabilities
7,877.0
7,800.0
Long Term Liabilities
11,173.0
9,718.0
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
19,050.0
17,518.0

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2016
31 Dec 2015
Net Assets
2,844.0
1,342.0

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2016
31 Dec 2015
Share Capital
342.0
317.0
Minority Interests
178.0
164.0
Retained Earnings
1,504.0
482.0
Share Premium Account
1,929.0
1,135.0
Other Equity
-1,109.0
-756.0
Total Equity
2,844.0
1,342.0

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2016
31 Dec 2015
Cashflow from Operating Activities
2,396.0
2,197.0
Cashflow Before Financing
1,593.0
1,586.0
Increase / Decrease in Cash
1,047.0
255.0

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2016
31 Dec 2015
Turnover
27,102.0
27,971.0
Cost of Sales
21,653.0
23,618.0
Gross Profit
5,449.0
4,353.0
Operating Profit
2,486.0
-857.0
Pre-Tax Profit
2,186.0
-1,136.0
Profit / Loss for the Year
1,662.0
-884.0

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
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
H1 Dividend
25 Sep 2013
13 Nov 2013
H2 Dividend
24 Apr 2013
12 Jun 2013
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