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DFS Furniture

Current Price 218.96p Bid 222.50p Ask 225.00p Change 2.04%
Last Updated: 18/11/2018 01:48. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

DFS Furniture plc is the market leading retailer of living room furniture in the United Kingdom. It designs, manufactures, sells and delivers to its customers an extensive range of furniture products. The business operates a retail network of living room furniture stores in the United Kingdom and Europe, together with an online channel. These have been established and developed gradually over 48 years of operating history. It attracts customers to its stores and website through its substantial and continued investment in nationwide marketing activities and its reputation for high quality products and service, breadth of product ranges and price points and favourable consumer financing options.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 28/07/2018

Turnover
£870.50m
Operating Profit
£37.90m
Dividend Yield
0.00
Dividend Per Share
11.20
Dividend Cover
0.79
P/E Ratio
24.78

Key Personnel

Ian Francis Filby
Chief Executive Officer
Nicola Jayne Bancroft
Chief Financial Officer
Ian Charles Durant
Non-Executive Chairman
Alison Elizabeth Hutchinson
Non-Executive Director
Christopher Luke Mayhew
Non-Executive Director
Julie Helen Southern
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
DFS
ISIN
GB00BTC0LB89
Shares in Issue
211,698,285
Market cap
£466.80m

Analyst Views (1)

Strong Buy
 
100.00%
Buy
 
0.00%
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
225.00p
Bid Price
222.50p
Ask Price
225.00p
Volume
44665
Change Today
4.50p
% Change Today
2.04%
Open
218.99p
Previous Close
225.00p
Intraday High
225.00p
Intraday Low
218.50p
52 Week High
250.00p
52 Week Low
170.00p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

DFS Furniture Intra-day Chart

DFS Furniture News

News in this section is provided by MoneyAM

DFS Furniture profits slump as heat wave, high-street woes weigh 04 Oct 2018 | 10:20 UK stocks start 0.8% lower as bearish Asian sentiment weighs 04 Oct 2018 | 09:48 Broker Forecast - UBS issues a broker note on DFS Furniture Plc 13 Jul 2018 | 11:20 FTSE rises as Trump touches down in the UK 12 Jul 2018 | 16:37 UK stocks back on the front foot 12 Jul 2018 | 09:10 DFS warns on profits as summer heatwave hits order intake 12 Jul 2018 | 08:59 Change at the top for DFS 22 May 2018 | 08:57 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on DFS Furniture Plc 03 May 2018 | 10:20 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on DFS Furniture Plc 30 Apr 2018 | 12:20 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on DFS Furniture Plc 12 Apr 2018 | 09:40 Rally in utility firms lifts FTSE 28 Mar 2018 | 16:57 DFS holds dividend steady despite 58% slump in pretax profit 28 Mar 2018 | 08:02 DFS Furniture gross sales grow, challenging market conditions to continue 08 Feb 2018 | 09:33 DFS Furniture non-exec to step down 08 Jan 2018 | 07:40 DFS acquires eight Multiyork stores 27 Dec 2017 | 07:17 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on DFS Furniture Plc 21 Dec 2017 | 08:20 DFS Furniture resolutions passed at AGM 04 Dec 2017 | 08:34 DFS completes acquisition of Sofology 01 Dec 2017 | 07:52 Director Deals - DFS Furniture Plc (DFS) 23 Nov 2017 | 15:45 FTSE steady at the close 20 Nov 2017 | 16:31 DFS to complete acquisition of Sofology 20 Nov 2017 | 09:53

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
28 Jul 2018
29 Jul 2017
Tangible Assets
91.1
74.2
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
537.0
491.8
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
9.6
9.8
Total Non-Current Assets
637.7
575.8
Inventory
54.4
36.6
Trade & Receivables
31.2
0.0
Cash & Receivables
47.2
24.5
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
3.7
61.0
Total Assets
774.2
697.9

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
28 Jul 2018
29 Jul 2017
Short Term Liabilities
236.2
178.0
Long Term Liabilities
285.6
274.8
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
521.8
452.8

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
28 Jul 2018
29 Jul 2017
Net Assets
252.4
245.1

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
28 Jul 2018
29 Jul 2017
Share Capital
319.5
319.5
Minority Interests
0.0
0.0
Retained Earnings
-126.8
-122.7
Share Premium Account
40.4
40.4
Other Equity
19.3
7.9
Total Equity
252.4
245.1

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
28 Jul 2018
29 Jul 2017
Cashflow from Operating Activities
67.5
74.8
Cashflow Before Financing
25.3
47.7
Increase / Decrease in Cash
-13.8
-5.7

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
28 Jul 2018
29 Jul 2017
Turnover
870.5
762.7
Cost of Sales
363.6
642.2
Gross Profit
506.9
120.5
Operating Profit
37.9
60.5
Pre-Tax Profit
25.8
50.1
Profit / Loss for the Year
18.8
39.5

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H2 Dividend
06 Dec 2018
27 Dec 2018
H1 Dividend
31 May 2018
20 Jun 2018
H2 Dividend
07 Dec 2017
27 Dec 2017
Special Dividend
01 Jun 2017
21 Jun 2017
H1 Dividend
01 Jun 2017
21 Jun 2017
H2 Dividend
08 Dec 2016
28 Dec 2016
H1 Dividend
02 Jun 2016
22 Jun 2016
H2 Dividend
10 Dec 2015
30 Dec 2015
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