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Current Price 6613.44p Bid 6660.00p Ask 6670.00p Change -0.15%
Last Updated: 22/02/2018 22:49. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

DCC plc is a leading international sales, marketing and support services group with a clear focus on performance and growth. It operates through four divisions: LPG, Retail & Oil, Healthcare and Technology. DCC is an ambitious and entrepreneurial business operating in 15 countries, supplying products and services used by millions of people every day throughout Europe. Building strong routes to market, driving for results, focusing on cash conversion and generating superior sustainable returns on capital employed enable the Group to reinvest in its business, creating value for its stakeholders. DCC has an excellent record, delivering compound annual growth of 14% in operating profit and generating an average return on capital employed of approximately 19% over 23 years as a public company.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/03/2017

Turnover
£12,269.80m
Operating Profit
£269.58m
Dividend Yield
1.73
Dividend Per Share
111.80
Dividend Cover
2.11
P/E Ratio
27.38

Key Personnel

Thomas Benedict Patrick Breen
Chief Executive
Fergal O`Dwyer
Chief Financial Officer
Donal Murphy
Executive Director
John Joseph Moloney
Non-Executive Chairman
Dr Emma Theresa FitzGerald
Non-Executive Director
Cormac Michael McCarthy
Non-Executive Director
David Jukes
Non-Executive Director
Dr Pamela Josephine Kirby
Non-Executive Director
Jane Ann Lodge
Non-Executive Director
Philippe Leslie Van de Walle
Non-Executive Director
Mark Ryan
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
DCC
ISIN
IE0002424939
Shares in Issue
89,200,866
Market cap
£5,949.70m

Analyst Views (3)

Strong Buy
 
66.67%
Buy
 
33.33%
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
6660.00p
Bid Price
6660.00p
Ask Price
6670.00p
Volume
366556
Change Today
-10.00p
% Change Today
-0.15%
Open
6630.00p
Previous Close
6660.00p
Intraday High
6690.00p
Intraday Low
6590.00p
52 Week High
7760.00p
52 Week Low
6615.00p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

DCC Intra-day Chart

DCC News

News in this section is provided by MoneyAM

DCC Q3 operating profit in line with expectations, French consumer business remains challenging 07 Feb 2018 | 08:01 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on DCC PLC 23 Jan 2018 | 08:50 DCC to acquire Countrywide Farmers' LPG business 11 Jan 2018 | 08:15 DCC LPG to acquire TEGA in Germany 04 Jan 2018 | 07:26 DCC completes acquisition of Shell LPG HK & Macau 03 Jan 2018 | 07:03 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on DCC PLC 20 Nov 2017 | 08:00 DCC sees growth in all divisions 14 Nov 2017 | 07:52 DCC strengthens its board 13 Nov 2017 | 09:50 FTSE falls on disappointing results and decline in copper price 07 Nov 2017 | 16:46 Underwhelming results hit FTSE 100 07 Nov 2017 | 11:54 DCC LPG makes first acquisition in US LPG market 07 Nov 2017 | 07:43 DCC completes acquisition of Esso Retail Norway 25 Oct 2017 | 07:28 DCC acquires MTR Group 01 Aug 2017 | 09:28 Director Deals - DCC PLC (DCC) 28 Jul 2017 | 12:35 Pound rallies on weaker than expected US inflation data 14 Jul 2017 | 16:55 FTSE falls as healthcare stocks remain weak 14 Jul 2017 | 11:53 FTSE slips as GBP makes minor gains on dollar 14 Jul 2017 | 08:52 DCC reiterates full-year guidance 14 Jul 2017 | 07:38 FLASH: DCC reiterates full-year guidance 14 Jul 2017 | 07:07 Consumer giants and weaker pound against euro push FTSE to record high 16 May 2017 | 11:57 DCC enjoys strong profit growth 16 May 2017 | 07:42 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on DCC PLC 09 May 2017 | 09:50 Pound boosted by rebound in UK service sector 05 Apr 2017 | 16:46 Shell and BP rise on stronger oil prices 05 Apr 2017 | 12:01 DCC to acquire Shell LPG Hong Kong and Macau 05 Apr 2017 | 09:29

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2017
31 Mar 2016
Tangible Assets
750.0
739.5
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
1,422.6
1,297.1
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
321.3
252.9
Total Non-Current Assets
2,493.9
2,289.5
Inventory
456.4
394.0
Trade & Receivables
1,222.6
916.1
Cash & Receivables
1,048.1
1,182.0
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
211.4
15.9
Total Assets
5,432.4
4,797.5

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2017
31 Mar 2016
Short Term Liabilities
2,059.2
1,756.8
Long Term Liabilities
1,798.3
1,690.2
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
67.1
0.0
Total Liabilities
3,924.7
3,447.0

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2017
31 Mar 2016
Net Assets
1,507.7
1,350.5

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2017
31 Mar 2016
Share Capital
15.5
15.5
Minority Interests
29.6
30.8
Retained Earnings
1,074.4
948.3
Share Premium Account
277.2
277.2
Other Equity
111.0
78.7
Total Equity
1,507.7
1,350.5

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2017
31 Mar 2016
Cashflow from Operating Activities
383.3
292.4
Cashflow Before Financing
30.6
-181.7
Increase / Decrease in Cash
-156.1
-77.9

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2017
31 Mar 2016
Turnover
12,269.8
10,601.1
Cost of Sales
11,006.8
9,545.2
Gross Profit
1,263.0
1,055.9
Operating Profit
269.6
254.3
Pre-Tax Profit
248.5
216.4
Profit / Loss for the Year
217.8
181.0

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H1 Dividend
23 Nov 2017
11 Dec 2017
H2 Dividend
25 May 2017
20 Jul 2017
H1 Dividend
24 Nov 2016
12 Dec 2016
H2 Dividend
26 May 2016
21 Jul 2016
H1 Dividend
19 Nov 2015
07 Dec 2015
H2 Dividend
28 May 2015
23 Jul 2015
H1 Dividend
13 Nov 2014
28 Nov 2014
H2 Dividend
28 May 2014
24 Jul 2014
H1 Dividend
13 Nov 2013
29 Nov 2013
H2 Dividend
22 May 2013
25 Jul 2013
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