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Current Price 6120.00p Bid 6120.00p Ask 6130.00p Change 5.06%
Last Updated: 12/12/2018 23:48. 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 31/03/2018

Turnover
£14,264.64m
Operating Profit
£295.23m
Dividend Yield
2.13
Dividend Per Share
122.98
Dividend Cover
2.31
P/E Ratio
20.28

Key Personnel

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

Stock Details

EPIC
DCC
ISIN
IE0002424939
Shares in Issue
98,249,479
Market cap
£5,855.67m

Analyst Views (6)

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
6120.00p
Bid Price
6120.00p
Ask Price
6130.00p
Volume
611159
Change Today
295.00p
% Change Today
5.06%
Open
5990.00p
Previous Close
6120.00p
Intraday High
6160.00p
Intraday Low
5950.00p
52 Week High
7760.00p
52 Week Low
5555.00p
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

Broker Forecast - UBS issues a broker note on DCC PLC 21 Nov 2018 | 10:30 Director Deals - DCC PLC (DCC) 19 Nov 2018 | 15:15 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on DCC PLC 19 Nov 2018 | 11:10 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on DCC PLC 14 Nov 2018 | 10:20 DCC H1 profits up 17% on strong performance in retail and oil division 13 Nov 2018 | 09:15 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on DCC PLC 08 Nov 2018 | 08:00 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on DCC PLC 04 Oct 2018 | 09:40 FTSE gains momentum on weaker pound 27 Sep 2018 | 16:46 FTSE rises despite weak trading in Asia and US 27 Sep 2018 | 11:46 UK stocks down 0.17% lower in quiet start 27 Sep 2018 | 09:10 DCC sees performance in-line with expectations; acquires Jam for $170m 27 Sep 2018 | 07:55 Broker Forecast - RBC Capital Markets issues a broker note on DCC PLC 07 Sep 2018 | 10:30 Broker Forecast - UBS issues a broker note on DCC PLC 03 Sep 2018 | 09:30 FTSE loses momentum as sterling recovers 13 Jul 2018 | 16:30 UK stocks rise on sterling weakness and receding trade fears 13 Jul 2018 | 11:43 DCC acquires Stampede, Kondor for combined value of £110m 13 Jul 2018 | 07:17 Broker Forecast - Stifel issues a broker note on DCC PLC 21 May 2018 | 11:10 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on DCC PLC 16 May 2018 | 11:20 DCC raises dividend as annual profit jumps 30% 15 May 2018 | 08:42 DCC completes acquisitions of Retail West, TEGA 03 Apr 2018 | 07:06 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

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2018
31 Mar 2017
Tangible Assets
933.0
750.0
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
1,937.0
1,422.6
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
153.7
321.3
Total Non-Current Assets
3,023.7
2,493.9
Inventory
530.5
456.4
Trade & Receivables
1,426.2
1,222.6
Cash & Receivables
1,038.8
1,048.1
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
8.1
211.4
Total Assets
6,027.3
5,432.4

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2018
31 Mar 2017
Short Term Liabilities
2,237.3
2,059.2
Long Term Liabilities
2,112.1
1,798.3
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
67.1
Total Liabilities
4,349.4
3,924.7

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2018
31 Mar 2017
Net Assets
1,677.9
1,507.7

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2018
31 Mar 2017
Share Capital
15.5
15.5
Minority Interests
35.3
29.6
Retained Earnings
1,237.9
1,074.4
Share Premium Account
280.5
277.2
Other Equity
108.7
111.0
Total Equity
1,677.9
1,507.7

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2018
31 Mar 2017
Cashflow from Operating Activities
325.5
383.3
Cashflow Before Financing
-311.5
30.6
Increase / Decrease in Cash
1.5
-156.1

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2018
31 Mar 2017
Turnover
14,264.6
12,269.8
Cost of Sales
12,857.8
11,006.8
Gross Profit
1,406.8
1,263.0
Operating Profit
295.2
269.6
Pre-Tax Profit
260.2
248.5
Profit / Loss for the Year
266.9
217.8

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H1 Dividend
22 Nov 2018
12 Dec 2018
H2 Dividend
24 May 2018
19 Jul 2018
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
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