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Current Price 5206.04p Bid 5206.00p Ask 5216.00p Change 0.31%
Last Updated: 18/02/2018 02:52. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Ferguson plc (formerly Wolseley Group plc) is the world's number one distributor of heating and plumbing products and is a leading supplier of building materials to the professional market.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/07/2017

Turnover
£15,224.00m
Operating Profit
£1,224.00m
Dividend Yield
2.14
Dividend Per Share
110.00
Dividend Cover
2.83
P/E Ratio
16.50

Key Personnel

Kevin Murphy
ceo, Ferguson
John Walley Martin
Chief Executive Officer
Michael Andrew Powell
Group Finance Director
Gareth Davis
Non-Executive Chairman
Alan James Murray
Non-Executive Director
Pilar Lopez
Non-Executive Director
Jacqueline Theresa Simmonds
Non-Executive Director
John Patrick Daly
Non-Executive Director
Darren Mark Shapland
Non-Executive Director
Tessa Elizabeth Bamford
Non-Executive Director
Dr Nadia Shouraboura
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
FERG
ISIN
JE00BFNWV485
Shares in Issue
248,800,914
Market cap
£12,788.37m

Analyst Views (10)

Strong Buy
 
50.00%
Buy
 
20.00%
Hold
 
30.00%
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
5216.00p
Bid Price
5206.00p
Ask Price
5216.00p
Volume
682601
Change Today
16.00p
% Change Today
0.31%
Open
5238.00p
Previous Close
5216.00p
Intraday High
5248.00p
Intraday Low
5194.00p
52 Week High
5722.00p
52 Week Low
4427.00p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Ferguson Intra-day Chart

Ferguson News

News in this section is provided by MoneyAM

Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Ferguson Plc 16 Feb 2018 | 10:00 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Ferguson Plc 23 Jan 2018 | 09:00 Broker Forecast - RBC Capital Markets issues a broker note on Ferguson Plc 17 Jan 2018 | 12:50 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Ferguson Plc 16 Jan 2018 | 13:30 Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Ferguson Plc 16 Jan 2018 | 12:00 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Ferguson Plc 15 Jan 2018 | 09:10 Ferguson expects to benefit from US tax reforms 15 Jan 2018 | 08:22 Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on Ferguson Plc 03 Jan 2018 | 12:20 FTSE close to record high heading into Christmas 22 Dec 2017 | 11:40 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Ferguson Plc 18 Dec 2017 | 08:40 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Ferguson Plc 14 Dec 2017 | 11:00 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Ferguson Plc 06 Dec 2017 | 08:40 Ferguson Q1 trading profits up 13.9% 05 Dec 2017 | 07:39 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Ferguson Plc 04 Dec 2017 | 08:50 Ferguson sets date of IMS announcement 22 Nov 2017 | 14:58 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Ferguson Plc 14 Nov 2017 | 09:00 Ferguson agrees sale of Stark Group 10 Nov 2017 | 07:56 Director Deals - Ferguson Plc (FERG) 09 Nov 2017 | 14:50 Director Deals - Ferguson Plc (FERG) 09 Nov 2017 | 14:50 Director Deals - Ferguson Plc (FERG) 09 Nov 2017 | 14:45 Director Deals - Ferguson Plc (FERG) 09 Nov 2017 | 14:45 Director Deals - Ferguson Plc (FERG) 09 Nov 2017 | 14:45 Ferguson confirms date of AGM 25 Oct 2017 | 14:20 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on Ferguson Plc 05 Oct 2017 | 10:10 Ferguson updates on buy-back programme 04 Oct 2017 | 13:07 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Ferguson Plc 03 Oct 2017 | 11:30 Ferguson buoyed by US markets 03 Oct 2017 | 07:07 Broker Forecast - Citigroup issues a broker note on Ferguson Plc Ord 10 5366p 19 Sep 2017 | 09:50

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Jul 2017
31 Jul 2016
Tangible Assets
808.0
1,434.0
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
1,070.0
1,104.0
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
500.0
382.0
Total Non-Current Assets
2,378.0
2,920.0
Inventory
1,816.0
2,017.0
Trade & Receivables
2,093.0
2,207.0
Cash & Receivables
1,911.0
940.0
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
1,305.0
67.0
Total Assets
9,503.0
8,151.0

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Jul 2017
31 Jul 2016
Short Term Liabilities
4,086.0
3,537.0
Long Term Liabilities
1,160.0
1,701.0
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
821.0
12.0
Total Liabilities
6,067.0
5,250.0

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Jul 2017
31 Jul 2016
Net Assets
3,436.0
2,901.0

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Jul 2017
31 Jul 2016
Share Capital
29.0
29.0
Minority Interests
-2.0
-2.0
Retained Earnings
0.0
0.0
Share Premium Account
42.0
42.0
Other Equity
3,367.0
2,832.0
Total Equity
3,436.0
2,901.0

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Jul 2017
31 Jul 2016
Cashflow from Operating Activities
752.0
787.0
Cashflow Before Financing
585.0
521.0
Increase / Decrease in Cash
196.0
-26.0

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Jul 2017
31 Jul 2016
Turnover
15,224.0
14,430.0
Cost of Sales
10,816.0
10,351.0
Gross Profit
4,408.0
4,079.0
Operating Profit
1,224.0
767.0
Pre-Tax Profit
1,180.0
727.0
Profit / Loss for the Year
783.0
650.0

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H2 Dividend
26 Oct 2017
01 Dec 2017
H1 Dividend
06 Apr 2017
28 Apr 2017
H2 Dividend
27 Oct 2016
01 Dec 2016
H1 Dividend
31 Mar 2016
29 Apr 2016
H2 Dividend
22 Oct 2015
03 Dec 2015
H1 Dividend
02 Apr 2015
30 Apr 2015
H2 Dividend
16 Oct 2014
27 Nov 2014
H1 Dividend
02 Apr 2014
01 May 2014
H2 Dividend
09 Oct 2013
02 Dec 2013
H1 Dividend
03 Apr 2013
01 May 2013
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