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Current Price 7068.00p Bid 7066.00p Ask 7070.00p Change 0.80%
Last Updated: 21/05/2019 16:22. 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 31/03/2019

Turnover
£15,226.89m
Operating Profit
£369.03m
Dividend Yield
1.73
Dividend Per Share
138.35
Dividend Cover
2.02
P/E Ratio
25.03

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 Ryan
Non-Executive Director
Philippe Leslie Van de Walle
Non-Executive Director
Mark Andrew Breuer
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
DCC
ISIN
IE0002424939
Shares in Issue
98,258,223
Market cap
£6,889.87m

Analyst Views (4)

Strong Buy
 
50.00%
Buy
 
25.00%
Hold
 
25.00%
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
7068.00p
Bid Price
7066.00p
Ask Price
7070.00p
Volume
492256
Change Today
56.00p
% Change Today
0.80%
Open
7058.00p
Previous Close
7012.00p
Intraday High
7158.00p
Intraday Low
7050.00p
52 Week High
7585.00p
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 AJ Bell

FTSE 100 holds on to gains as US futures point to higher open 14 May 2019 | 12:05 DCC profits jump amid 'very strong' growth in natural gas segment 14 May 2019 | 08:11 Global equities gain momentum despite weak European services data 05 Feb 2019 | 16:55 FTSE gains momentum on BP beat and weaker sterling 05 Feb 2019 | 12:02 DCC expects full year results to meet market expectations following strong profits in Q3 05 Feb 2019 | 07:40 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on DCC PLC 22 Jan 2019 | 10:10 Broker Forecast - Goldman Sachs issues a broker note on DCC PLC 21 Jan 2019 | 10:20 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

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2019
31 Mar 2018
Tangible Assets
996.5
933.0
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
2,069.6
1,937.0
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
193.9
153.7
Total Non-Current Assets
3,260.0
3,023.7
Inventory
678.0
530.5
Trade & Receivables
1,517.5
1,426.2
Cash & Receivables
1,554.1
1,038.8
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
68.0
8.1
Total Assets
7,077.6
6,027.3

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2019
31 Mar 2018
Short Term Liabilities
2,684.3
2,237.3
Long Term Liabilities
1,959.8
2,112.1
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
4,644.1
4,349.4

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2019
31 Mar 2018
Net Assets
2,433.5
1,677.9

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2019
31 Mar 2018
Share Capital
17.4
15.5
Minority Interests
42.8
35.3
Retained Earnings
1,368.3
1,237.9
Share Premium Account
882.6
280.5
Other Equity
122.5
108.7
Total Equity
2,433.5
1,677.9

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2019
31 Mar 2018
Cashflow from Operating Activities
460.4
325.5
Cashflow Before Financing
33.8
-311.5
Increase / Decrease in Cash
509.8
1.5

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2019
31 Mar 2018
Turnover
15,226.9
14,264.6
Cost of Sales
13,589.3
12,857.8
Gross Profit
1,637.6
1,406.8
Operating Profit
369.0
295.2
Pre-Tax Profit
327.4
260.2
Profit / Loss for the Year
271.1
266.9

Dividend History

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H2 Dividend
23 May 2019
18 Jul 2019
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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