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DWF Group

Current Price 88.20p Bid 87.40p Ask 89.00p Change 0.34%
Last Updated: 03/12/2020 03:41. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

DWF is a global legal business, supplying services not only to the global legal market but also providing complementary connected services to our clients. Purpose of the company is to transform legal services through our people for our clients using our three principal strategic objectives: understanding our clients, engaging our people and doing things differently.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 30/04/2020

Revenue
£356.61m
Operating Profit/Loss
£22.15m
Dividend yield (%)
4.00
Total dividend for year
3.2500p
Dividend cover
0.92
P/E Ratio
27.00

Key Personnel

Mr Jonathan Bloomer
Chairman
Mr Nigel Knowles
Chairman
Mr Chris Stefani
Chief Financial Officer
Mr Matthew Doughty
Director
Mr Luke Savage
Independent Non-Executive Director
Mr Sam Tymms
Independent Non-Executive Director
Mrs Vinodka Murria
Independent Non-Executive Director
Ms Teresa Colaianni
Independent Non-Executive Director
Mr Chris Sullivan
Senior Independent Director

Stock Details

EPIC
DWF
ISIN
GB00BJMD6M39
Shares in Issue
324.55m
Market cap
£286.26m
Sector

Analyst Views (0)

Strong Buy
 
0%
Buy
 
0%
Hold
 
0%
Sell
 
0%
Strong Sell
 
0%
This information is provided by Web Financial Group (UK) Limited. It is subject to change without notice and doesn't reflect view held by Redmayne Bentley and is not advice.

Price Summary

Mid Price
88.20p
Bid Price
87.40p
Ask Price
89.00p
Volume
130,142
Change Today
0.30p
% Change Today
0.34%
Open
89.00p
Previous Close
88.20p
Intraday High
89.58p
Intraday Low
86.00p
52 Week High
142.40p
52 Week Low
46.20p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Income Statement

Year End Date
30 Apr 2020
30 Apr 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Continuing Operations
Revenue
356.61
317.22
Operating Profit/Loss
22.15
15.16
Net Interest
-3.95
-2.13
Pre-Tax Profit
18.20
13.03
Profit After Tax from continuing operations
14.57
12.90
Discontinued Operations
Profit After Tax
-4.30
-0.71
Profit/Loss for the Year
10.27
12.18
Attributable to:
Equity Holders of Parent Company
10.27
12.18
Minority Interests
n/a
n/a
Total Dividend Paid
3.2500p
1.0000p
Retained Profit/(Loss) for the Financial Year
n/a
n/a

Earnings per Share

Year End Date
30 Apr 2020
30 Apr 2019
Basic
5.40p
4.80p
Diluted
5.30p
4.70p
Adjusted
3.00p
7.20p
Dividend per Share
3.2500p
1.0000p

Assets

Year End Date
30 Apr 2020
30 Apr 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Non-Current Assets
Property, Plant & Equipment
83.78
14.03
Intangible Assets
50.65
4.54
Investment Properties
n/a
n/a
Investments
0.25
0.25
Other Financial Assets
n/a
n/a
Other Non-Current Assets
14.62
1.09
Current Assets
Inventories
n/a
n/a
Trade & Other Receivables
207.71
164.17
Cash at Bank & In Hand
31.21
12.91
Current Asset Investments
n/a
n/a
Other Current Assets
0.23
n/a
Other Assets
n/a
n/a
Total Assets
388.45
196.99

Liabilities

Year End Date
30 Apr 2020
30 Apr 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Current Liabilities
Borrowings
20.24
9.03
Other Current Liabilities
128.06
95.36
Total Current Liabilities
148.30
104.39
Non-Current Liabilities
Borrowings
160.51
39.20
Provisions
10.45
1.33
Other Non-Current Liabilities
n/a
10.28
Total Non-Current Liabilities
170.96
50.80
Other Liabilities
n/a
n/a
Total Liabilities
319.26
155.19

Net Assets

Year End Date
30 Apr 2020
30 Apr 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Net Assets
69.20
41.80

Capital & Reserves

Year End Date
30 Apr 2020
30 Apr 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Share Capital
3.25
3.00
Share Premium Account
88.61
63.17
Other Reserves
5.84
-1.32
Retained Earnings
-28.50
-23.05
Shareholders Funds
69.20
41.80
Minority Interests/Other Equity
n/a
n/a
Total Equity
69.20
41.80

Dividend History

Type
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
Payment
Final
24 Sep 2020
05 Nov 2020
0.75p
2nd Interim
23 Jan 2020
21 Feb 2020
1.25p
1st Interim
21 Nov 2019
20 Dec 2019
1.25p
Final
29 Aug 2019
27 Sep 2019
1.00p

Dividend Metrics

Year End Date
30 Apr 2020
30 Apr 2019
Dividend growth
225.00%
n/a%
Dividend yield
4.00%
0.80%
Dividend cover
0.92
7.20
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