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Discoverie Group

Current Price 429.74p Bid 429.00p Ask 430.00p Change 0.00%
Last Updated: 26/05/2019 18:51. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

discoverIE Group plc (formerly Acal plc) is an international group of businesses that designs, manufactures and supplies innovative components for electronic applications. The Group provides application-specific components to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) internationally. With in-house engineering capability, we are able to design components to meet customer requirements, which are then manufactured and supplied, usually on a repeating basis, for their ongoing production needs. This generates a high level of recurring revenue and long term customer relationships. By focussing on key markets which are driven by structural growth and increasing electronic content, namely renewable energy, transportation, medical and industrial connectivity, the Group aims to achieve organic growth that is well ahead of GDP and to supplement that with targeted complementary acquisitions. The Group employs c.4,300 people and its principal operating units are located in Continental Europe, the UK, China, Sri Lanka, India and North America.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/03/2018

Turnover
£387.90m
Operating Profit
£18.50m
Dividend Yield
2.13
Dividend Per Share
9.00
Dividend Cover
1.83
P/E Ratio
25.75

Key Personnel

Nicholas John Jefferies
Chief Executive Officer
Simon Mark Gibbins
Group Finance Director
Malcolm Macdonald Diamond
Non-Executive Chairman
Richard John Brooman
Non-Executive Director
Bruce McKenzie Thompson
Non-Executive Director
Henrietta Elizabeth Marsh
Non-Executive Director
Tracey Graham
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
DSCV
ISIN
GB0000055888
Shares in Issue
80,668,714
Market cap
£346.88m

Analyst Views (3)

Strong Buy
 
66.67%
Buy
 
0.00%
Hold
 
33.33%
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
430.00p
Bid Price
429.00p
Ask Price
430.00p
Volume
49537
Change Today
0.00p
% Change Today
0.00%
Open
432.00p
Previous Close
430.00p
Intraday High
434.00p
Intraday Low
427.00p
52 Week High
455.00p
52 Week Low
324.00p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Discoverie Group Intra-day Chart

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2018
31 Mar 2017
Tangible Assets
23.4
16.0
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
115.0
100.7
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
5.8
5.5
Total Non-Current Assets
144.2
122.2
Inventory
60.6
50.1
Trade & Receivables
82.4
77.3
Cash & Receivables
21.9
22.2
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
1.3
0.0
Total Assets
310.4
271.8

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2018
31 Mar 2017
Short Term Liabilities
93.4
78.4
Long Term Liabilities
87.7
69.6
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
181.1
148.0

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2018
31 Mar 2017
Net Assets
129.3
123.8

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2018
31 Mar 2017
Share Capital
3.6
3.5
Minority Interests
0.0
0.0
Retained Earnings
12.4
1.4
Share Premium Account
106.9
108.9
Other Equity
6.4
10.0
Total Equity
129.3
123.8

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2018
31 Mar 2017
Cashflow from Operating Activities
15.0
14.5
Cashflow Before Financing
-14.3
-0.5
Increase / Decrease in Cash
-3.1
-1.3

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2018
31 Mar 2017
Turnover
387.9
338.2
Cost of Sales
261.2
227.2
Gross Profit
126.7
111.0
Operating Profit
18.5
7.7
Pre-Tax Profit
15.8
4.8
Profit / Loss for the Year
11.8
3.5

Dividend History

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H1 Dividend
20 Dec 2018
14 Jan 2019
H2 Dividend
14 Jun 2018
31 Jul 2018
H1 Dividend
21 Dec 2017
15 Jan 2018
H2 Dividend
15 Jun 2017
28 Jul 2017
H1 Dividend
22 Dec 2016
13 Jan 2017
H2 Dividend
09 Jun 2016
29 Jul 2016
H1 Dividend
24 Dec 2015
15 Jan 2016
H2 Dividend
11 Jun 2015
31 Jul 2015
H1 Dividend
01 Jan 2015
16 Jan 2015
H2 Dividend
11 Jun 2014
31 Jul 2014
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