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Current Price 802.00p Bid 801.50p Ask 802.00p Change 2.89%
Last Updated: 24/02/2018 10:26. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Dignity plc is Britain's largest single provider of funeral-related services, namely funeral services, cremations and pre-arranged funeral plans. Based in Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands, Dignity owns over 550 funeral locations and operates 30 crematoria across the country.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 30/12/2016

Turnover
£313.60m
Operating Profit
£97.70m
Dividend Yield
3.20
Dividend Per Share
23.59
Dividend Cover
4.73
P/E Ratio
6.61

Key Personnel

Michael Kinloch McCollum
Chief Executive Officer
Richard Harry Portman
dir, Corporate Services
Stephen Lee Whittern
Finance Director
Peter Talbot Hindley
Non-Executive Chairman
Jane Rachel Ashcroft
Non-Executive Director
Mary Jane McNamara
Non-Executive Director
David Charles Blackwood
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
DTY
ISIN
GB00BRB37M78
Shares in Issue
49,931,901
Market cap
£380.23m

Analyst Views (3)

Strong Buy
 
0.00%
Buy
 
0.00%
Hold
 
100.00%
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
802.00p
Bid Price
801.50p
Ask Price
802.00p
Volume
470526
Change Today
22.50p
% Change Today
2.89%
Open
778.00p
Previous Close
802.00p
Intraday High
811.00p
Intraday Low
776.00p
52 Week High
2791.00p
52 Week Low
735.50p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Dignity Intra-day Chart

Dignity News

News in this section is provided by MoneyAM

FTSE lifted by airline and healthcare stocks 23 Jan 2018 | 16:50 Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Dignity PLC 22 Jan 2018 | 10:50 FTSE gains on weaker pound 19 Jan 2018 | 17:01 Metal price recovery pushes FTSE higher 19 Jan 2018 | 11:49 Dignity slashes prices to protect position 19 Jan 2018 | 07:19 Board changes afoot at Dignity 13 Dec 2017 | 13:31 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Dignity PLC 16 Nov 2017 | 09:10 Dignity underlying operating profits rise 13 Nov 2017 | 07:08 Dignity schedules Q3 update 16 Oct 2017 | 07:47 Director Deals - Dignity PLC (DTY) 29 Sep 2017 | 17:25 Director Deals - Dignity PLC (DTY) 04 Aug 2017 | 15:55 Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Dignity PLC 04 Aug 2017 | 10:10 Dignity revenues rise 02 Aug 2017 | 07:28 FLASH: Dignity revenues rise 02 Aug 2017 | 07:04 Board changes at Dignity 28 Jun 2017 | 14:59 All resolutions passed at AGM of Dignity 09 Jun 2017 | 13:46 Director Deals - Dignity PLC (DTY) 17 May 2017 | 17:20 Director Deals - Dignity PLC (DTY) 17 May 2017 | 17:20 Director Deals - Dignity PLC (DTY) 15 May 2017 | 16:55 FTSE flat despite rally in oil and mining sectors 15 May 2017 | 11:59 Dignity operating profit up 20% 15 May 2017 | 07:21 FTSE subdued on uneventful Budget 08 Mar 2017 | 16:48 FTSE flat ahead of Budget 08 Mar 2017 | 11:52 Dignity's underlying pre-tax profits up 08 Mar 2017 | 07:30 FLASH: Dignity profits up 08 Mar 2017 | 07:07 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Dignity PLC 03 Mar 2017 | 08:50 Dignity options exercised 02 Mar 2017 | 09:46

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Dec 2016
25 Dec 2015
Tangible Assets
235.4
200.6
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
358.1
328.2
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
11.3
10.3
Total Non-Current Assets
604.8
539.1
Inventory
6.1
6.4
Trade & Receivables
37.0
31.9
Cash & Receivables
67.1
98.8
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
0.0
0.0
Total Assets
715.0
676.2

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Dec 2016
25 Dec 2015
Short Term Liabilities
75.1
82.7
Long Term Liabilities
643.4
637.4
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
718.5
720.1

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Dec 2016
25 Dec 2015
Net Assets
-3.5
-43.9

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Dec 2016
25 Dec 2015
Share Capital
6.1
6.1
Minority Interests
0.0
0.0
Retained Earnings
-156.3
-192.0
Share Premium Account
8.5
4.8
Other Equity
138.2
137.2
Total Equity
-3.5
-43.9

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Dec 2016
25 Dec 2015
Cashflow from Operating Activities
81.1
92.6
Cashflow Before Financing
3.0
23.5
Increase / Decrease in Cash
-15.1
5.0

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Dec 2016
25 Dec 2015
Turnover
313.6
305.3
Cost of Sales
128.1
123.3
Gross Profit
185.5
182.0
Operating Profit
97.7
95.5
Pre-Tax Profit
71.2
69.0
Profit / Loss for the Year
57.2
56.9

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H1 Dividend
21 Sep 2017
27 Oct 2017
H2 Dividend
18 May 2017
30 Jun 2017
H1 Dividend
22 Sep 2016
28 Oct 2016
H2 Dividend
19 May 2016
24 Jun 2016
H1 Dividend
24 Sep 2015
30 Oct 2015
H2 Dividend
28 May 2015
26 Jun 2015
H1 Dividend
24 Sep 2014
31 Oct 2014
H2 Dividend
21 May 2014
27 Jun 2014
H2 Dividend
22 May 2013
28 Jun 2013
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