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Croda International

Current Price 5141.47p Bid 4050.00p Ask 5500.00p Change -7.07%
Last Updated: 20/08/2018 06:27. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Croda International plc is the name behind high performance ingredients and technologies in some of the world's biggest and most successful brands: creating, making and selling speciality chemicals that are relied on by industries and consumers everywhere. They have a network of over 4,200 passionate and committed employees, working together as one global team across manufacturing sites and offices in 36 countries. Croda is a FTSE100 company with a flexible structure that allows them to focus on developing and delivering innovative, sustainable ingredients that their customers can build on in: Personal Care, Health Care, Crop Care, Polymer Additives, Lubricants, Coatings & Polymers, Geo Tech, Home Care and Industrial Specialities.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/12/2017

Turnover
£1,373.10m
Operating Profit
£326.00m
Dividend Yield
1.63
Dividend Per Share
81.00
Dividend Cover
2.15
P/E Ratio
28.60

Key Personnel

Stephen Edward Foots
Chief Executive
Jeremy Kim Maiden
Group Finance Director
Anita Margaret Frew
Non-Executive Chairman
Roberto Cirillo
Non-Executive Director
Alan Murray Ferguson
Non-Executive Director
Jacqui Ferguson
Non-Executive Director
Stephen Geoffrey Williams
Non-Executive Director
Dr Keith Layden
Non-Executive Director
Dr Helena Louise Ganczakowski
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
CRDA
ISIN
GB00BYZWX769
Shares in Issue
131,643,021
Market cap
£6,805.94m
Sector

Analyst Views (5)

Strong Buy
 
20.00%
Buy
 
0.00%
Hold
 
80.00%
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
4775.00p
Bid Price
4050.00p
Ask Price
5500.00p
Volume
0
Change Today
-363.00p
% Change Today
-7.07%
Open
5144.00p
Previous Close
5138.00p
Intraday High
0.00p
Intraday Low
0.00p
52 Week High
5282.00p
52 Week Low
3661.00p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Croda International Intra-day Chart

Croda International News

News in this section is provided by MoneyAM

Broker Forecast - UBS issues a broker note on Croda International PLC 26 Jul 2018 | 12:40 Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Croda International PLC 26 Jul 2018 | 10:00 UK stocks open 0.3% lower as trade tensions weigh 25 Jul 2018 | 09:04 Croda first half profits modestly higher as strength of pound weighs 25 Jul 2018 | 07:52 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Croda International PLC 15 Jun 2018 | 09:40 Broker Forecast - Societe Generale issues a broker note on Croda International PLC 14 Jun 2018 | 08:40 Croda revenue slips on poor industrial chemicals performance, FX headwinds 25 Apr 2018 | 07:45 Croda appoints Robert Cirillo, Jacqui Ferguson as non-executive directors 20 Apr 2018 | 08:54 Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Croda International PLC 13 Apr 2018 | 12:40 Director Deals - Croda International PLC (CRDA) 28 Mar 2018 | 16:05 Broker Forecast - Morgan Stanley issues a broker note on Croda International PLC 16 Mar 2018 | 08:40 Director Deals - Croda International PLC (CRDA) 08 Mar 2018 | 12:10 Director Deals - Croda International PLC (CRDA) 08 Mar 2018 | 12:10 Director Deals - Croda International PLC (CRDA) 08 Mar 2018 | 12:10 Director Deals - Croda International PLC (CRDA) 08 Mar 2018 | 12:10 Director Deals - Croda International PLC (CRDA) 08 Mar 2018 | 12:05 Director Deals - Croda International PLC (CRDA) 08 Mar 2018 | 12:05 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Croda International PLC 01 Mar 2018 | 10:50 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Croda International PLC 01 Mar 2018 | 08:30 Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on Croda International PLC 28 Feb 2018 | 15:20 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Croda International PLC 28 Feb 2018 | 14:00 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Croda International PLC 28 Feb 2018 | 11:10 Stronger housebuilders and banks fail to push FTSE higher 27 Feb 2018 | 16:56 Housebuilders and strong performance in US and Asia fail to lift FTSE 27 Feb 2018 | 11:43 Croda reports strong annual performance amid profit, sales growth 27 Feb 2018 | 09:32 FTSE lifted by airline and healthcare stocks 23 Jan 2018 | 16:50 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Croda International PLC 23 Jan 2018 | 11:30 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Croda International PLC 08 Jan 2018 | 12:50 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on Croda International PLC 04 Jan 2018 | 11:20 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Croda International PLC 01 Nov 2017 | 12:40

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Tangible Assets
684.0
598.1
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
386.3
355.3
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
54.4
57.3
Total Non-Current Assets
1,124.7
1,010.7
Inventory
258.5
235.7
Trade & Receivables
202.2
192.4
Cash & Receivables
63.3
61.0
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
0.0
0.0
Total Assets
1,648.7
1,499.8

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Short Term Liabilities
270.9
251.7
Long Term Liabilities
547.9
639.3
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
818.8
891.0

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Net Assets
829.9
608.8

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Share Capital
0.0
0.0
Minority Interests
7.6
8.2
Retained Earnings
0.0
0.0
Share Premium Account
0.0
0.0
Other Equity
822.3
600.6
Total Equity
829.9
608.8

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Cashflow from Operating Activities
262.5
263.8
Cashflow Before Financing
73.0
156.5
Increase / Decrease in Cash
0.4
-6.1

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Turnover
1,373.1
1,243.6
Cost of Sales
855.7
798.5
Gross Profit
517.4
445.1
Operating Profit
326.0
285.6
Pre-Tax Profit
314.1
275.7
Profit / Loss for the Year
236.7
197.6

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H1 Dividend
23 Aug 2018
03 Oct 2018
H2 Dividend
19 Apr 2018
31 May 2018
H1 Dividend
31 Aug 2017
03 Oct 2017
H2 Dividend
04 May 2017
01 Jun 2017
H1 Dividend
08 Sep 2016
04 Oct 2016
Special Dividend
06 May 2016
02 Jun 2016
H2 Dividend
05 May 2016
02 Jun 2016
H1 Dividend
27 Aug 2015
29 Sep 2015
H2 Dividend
30 Apr 2015
28 May 2015
H1 Dividend
27 Aug 2014
30 Sep 2014
H2 Dividend
30 Apr 2014
30 May 2014
H1 Dividend
04 Sep 2013
03 Oct 2013
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