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Current Price 6950.00p Bid 6946.00p Ask 6952.00p Change 0.52%
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Company Overview

Irish-based international sales, marketing, distribution and business support services group, organised and managed across four divisions: Energy, Healthcare, Technology and Environmental. The former unit accounts for the lion's share - roughly two thirds - of the group's operating profits. LPG, Oil and Retail & Fuel Card are the three main business units in Energy. DCC Energy is the market leader in oil distribution in the UK and LPG (propane and butane) in Norway and Sweden.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/03/2020

Revenue
£14,755.39m
Operating Profit/Loss
£366.64m
Dividend yield (%)
2.80
Total dividend for year
145.2700p
Dividend cover
2.50
P/E Ratio
14.10

Key Personnel

Mr Donal Murphy
Chief Executive Officer
Mr Fergal O'Dwyer
Chief Financial Officer
Mr John J. Moloney
Non-Executive Chairman
Dr Pamela Kirby
Non-Executive Director
Mr Cormac McCarthy
Non-Executive Director
Mr David Jukes
Non-Executive Director
Mr Leslie Van de Walle
Non-Executive Director
Mr Mark Breuer
Non-Executive Director
Mr Mark Ryan
Non-Executive Director
Mr Tufan Erginbilgic
Non-Executive Director
Ms Caroline Dowling
Non-Executive Director
Ms Jane Ann Lodge
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
DCC
ISIN
IE0002424939
Shares in Issue
98.49m
Market cap
£6,845.25m
Sector

Analyst Views (1)

Strong Buy
 
0%
Buy
 
100.00%
Hold
 
0%
Sell
 
0%
Strong Sell
 
0%
This information is provided by Web Financial Group (UK) Limited. It is subject to change without notice and doesn't reflect view held by Redmayne Bentley and is not advice.

Price Summary

Mid Price
6,950.00p
Bid Price
6,946.00p
Ask Price
6,952.00p
Volume
195,040
Change Today
36.00p
% Change Today
0.52%
Open
6,898.00p
Previous Close
6,914.00p
Intraday High
6,982.00p
Intraday Low
6,840.00p
52 Week High
7,496.00p
52 Week Low
3,878.00p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Income Statement

Year End Date
31 Mar 2020
31 Mar 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Continuing Operations
Revenue
14,755.39
15,226.89
Operating Profit/Loss
366.64
369.02
Net Interest
-56.17
-42.31
Pre-Tax Profit
311.49
327.43
Profit After Tax from continuing operations
254.15
271.13
Discontinued Operations
Profit After Tax
n/a
n/a
Profit/Loss for the Year
254.15
271.13
Attributable to:
Equity Holders of Parent Company
245.51
262.59
Minority Interests
8.64
8.54
Total Dividend Paid
145.2700p
138.3500p
Retained Profit/(Loss) for the Financial Year
n/a
n/a

Earnings per Share

Year End Date
31 Mar 2020
31 Mar 2019
Basic
249.64p
280.14p
Diluted
249.21p
279.73p
Adjusted
362.64p
358.16p
Dividend per Share
145.2700p
138.3500p

Assets

Year End Date
31 Mar 2020
31 Mar 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Non-Current Assets
Property, Plant & Equipment
1,393.12
996.54
Intangible Assets
2,126.89
2,069.56
Investment Properties
n/a
n/a
Investments
27.73
24.23
Other Financial Assets
232.77
143.55
Other Non-Current Assets
35.36
26.14
Current Assets
Inventories
631.00
678.01
Trade & Other Receivables
1,647.12
1,517.51
Cash at Bank & In Hand
1,794.47
1,554.09
Current Asset Investments
n/a
n/a
Other Current Assets
32.66
67.99
Other Assets
n/a
n/a
Total Assets
7,921.00
7,078.00

Liabilities

Year End Date
31 Mar 2020
31 Mar 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Current Liabilities
Borrowings
277.67
331.57
Other Current Liabilities
2,468.00
2,353.00
Total Current Liabilities
2,745.67
2,684.57
Non-Current Liabilities
Borrowings
2,115.46
1,442.36
Provisions
444.17
443.83
Other Non-Current Liabilities
74.13
73.65
Total Non-Current Liabilities
2,633.75
1,959.84
Other Liabilities
n/a
n/a
Total Liabilities
5,380.00
4,644.00

Net Assets

Year End Date
31 Mar 2020
31 Mar 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Net Assets
2,541.46
2,433.53

Capital & Reserves

Year End Date
31 Mar 2020
31 Mar 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Share Capital
17.42
17.42
Share Premium Account
882.89
882.56
Other Reserves
104.10
122.47
Retained Earnings
1,482.29
1,368.25
Shareholders Funds
2,486.69
2,390.71
Minority Interests/Other Equity
54.77
42.82
Total Equity
2,541.46
2,433.53

Dividend History

Type
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
Payment
Final
28 May 2020
23 Jul 2020
95.79p
Interim
21 Nov 2019
11 Dec 2019
49.48p
Final
23 May 2019
18 Jul 2019
93.37p
Interim
22 Nov 2018
12 Dec 2018
44.98p
Final
24 May 2018
19 Jul 2018
82.09p
Interim
23 Nov 2017
11 Dec 2017
40.89p
Final
25 May 2017
20 Jul 2017
74.63p
Interim
24 Nov 2016
12 Dec 2016
37.17p
Final
26 May 2016
21 Jul 2016
64.18p
Interim
19 Nov 2015
07 Dec 2015
33.04p
Final
28 May 2015
23 Jul 2015
55.81p
Interim
13 Nov 2014
28 Nov 2014
28.73p

Dividend Metrics

Year End Date
31 Mar 2020
31 Mar 2019
Dividend growth
5.00%
12.50%
Dividend yield
2.80%
2.10%
Dividend cover
2.50
2.59
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