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Chemring Group

Current Price 153.60p Bid 153.00p Ask 153.60p Change 0.59%
Last Updated: 18/02/2019 11:55. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Chemring Group plc is a global business that specialises in the manufacture of high technology products and the provision of services to the aerospace, defence and security markets. Employing approximately 2,600 people worldwide, and with production facilities in four countries, Chemring meets the needs of customers in more than fifty countries. Chemring is now organised under three strategic product segments: Countermeasures, Sensors, and Energetics. Chemring has a diverse portfolio of products that deliver high reliability solutions to protect people, platforms, missions and information against constantly changing threats. Operating in niche markets and with strong investment in research and development, Chemring has the agility to rapidly react to urgent customer needs.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/10/2018

Turnover
£297.40m
Operating Profit
£-15.90m
Dividend Yield
2.17
Dividend Per Share
3.30
Dividend Cover
0.00
P/E Ratio
-4.03

Key Personnel

Michael Ord
Chief Executive
Andrew Gregory Lewis
Group Finance Director
Sarah Louise Ellard
Legal Director
Carl-Peter Edmund Moriz Forster
Non-Executive Chairman
Stephen Anthony King
Non-Executive Director
Nigel Robert Young
Non-Executive Director
Andrew Oswell Bede Davies
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
CHG
ISIN
GB00B45C9X44
Shares in Issue
280,006,928
Market cap
£426.73m

Analyst Views (2)

Strong Buy
 
50.00%
Buy
 
50.00%
Hold
 
0.00%
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
153.30p
Bid Price
153.00p
Ask Price
153.60p
Volume
11594
Change Today
0.90p
% Change Today
0.59%
Open
156.00p
Previous Close
152.40p
Intraday High
156.00p
Intraday Low
152.80p
52 Week High
239.50p
52 Week Low
139.40p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Chemring Group Intra-day Chart

Chemring Group News

News in this section is provided by AJ Bell

Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Chemring Group PLC 30 Jan 2019 | 12:30 Director Deals - Chemring Group PLC (CHG) 18 Jan 2019 | 12:40 Chemring reports wider losses amid production halt at UK countermeasures site 17 Jan 2019 | 10:36 Chaarat Gold extends deadline for Kapan acquisition to 31 January 16 Jan 2019 | 09:32 Chaarat Gold raises $1m from convertible note offerings 28 Nov 2018 | 13:59 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Chemring Group PLC 17 Oct 2018 | 12:10 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Chemring Group PLC 12 Oct 2018 | 08:40 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Chemring Group PLC 07 Sep 2018 | 08:20 Fresh promise of Brexit breakthrough hits FTSE 05 Sep 2018 | 16:40 FTSE down with markets in risk off mode 05 Sep 2018 | 12:21 Chemring clinches contract from US Defense Department to supply chemical detector 05 Sep 2018 | 07:54 Chemring eyes restart of operations at UK countermeasures facility 04 Sep 2018 | 08:42 Chaarat completes first round of fundraising, acquires polymetallic asset for $75m 28 Aug 2018 | 08:05 Chemring US-based subsidiary awarded $93m contract from US Defence Department 16 Aug 2018 | 09:05 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Chemring Group PLC 15 Aug 2018 | 09:20 FTSE struggles as Turkey's emergency measures fail to reassure investors 13 Aug 2018 | 16:46 FTSE declines on Turkey woes 13 Aug 2018 | 12:07 Chemring warns on profits after fatality at UK facility 13 Aug 2018 | 09:07 FTSE slumps as Turkey contagion fears intensify 13 Aug 2018 | 09:01 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Chemring Group PLC 10 Jul 2018 | 09:50 Chemring wins US military contracts worth $42m combined 02 Jul 2018 | 14:25 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Chemring Group PLC 21 Jun 2018 | 10:00 Chemring swings to first-half profit; shares rise 21 Jun 2018 | 08:56 Chemring CEO Michael Flowers to retire 01 May 2018 | 09:30 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Chemring Group PLC 19 Apr 2018 | 12:00 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Chemring Group PLC 10 Apr 2018 | 11:50 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Chemring Group PLC 20 Mar 2018 | 13:20

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Oct 2018
31 Oct 2017
Tangible Assets
148.1
160.1
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
170.8
216.1
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
44.3
63.2
Total Non-Current Assets
363.2
439.4
Inventory
71.4
97.6
Trade & Receivables
62.2
131.0
Cash & Receivables
9.6
33.6
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
43.8
0.4
Total Assets
550.2
702.0

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Oct 2018
31 Oct 2017
Short Term Liabilities
76.4
175.9
Long Term Liabilities
152.7
124.9
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
26.9
0.0
Total Liabilities
256.0
300.8

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Oct 2018
31 Oct 2017
Net Assets
294.2
401.2

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Oct 2018
31 Oct 2017
Share Capital
2.8
2.8
Minority Interests
0.0
0.0
Retained Earnings
7.1
113.5
Share Premium Account
305.4
305.3
Other Equity
-21.1
-20.4
Total Equity
294.2
401.2

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Oct 2018
31 Oct 2017
Cashflow from Operating Activities
35.9
32.2
Cashflow Before Financing
16.2
15.7
Increase / Decrease in Cash
-24.5
-29.4

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Oct 2018
31 Oct 2017
Turnover
297.4
547.5
Cost of Sales
0.0
0.0
Gross Profit
0.0
0.0
Operating Profit
-15.9
15.3
Pre-Tax Profit
-22.0
4.0
Profit / Loss for the Year
-105.8
6.6

Dividend History

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H2 Dividend
04 Apr 2019
18 Apr 2019
H1 Dividend
30 Aug 2018
14 Sep 2018
H2 Dividend
05 Apr 2018
20 Apr 2018
H1 Dividend
31 Aug 2017
15 Sep 2017
H2 Dividend
27 Apr 2017
18 May 2017
H1 Dividend
03 Sep 2015
25 Sep 2015
H2 Dividend
16 Apr 2015
08 May 2015
H1 Dividend
23 Jul 2014
15 Aug 2014
H2 Dividend
16 Apr 2014
19 May 2014
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