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Current Price 6366.00p Bid 6200.00p Ask 6550.00p Change -0.87%
Last Updated: 30/05/2020 15:34. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Wolseley specialises in the manufacture and sale of construction equipment and products for heating and plumbing system installations. Acquisitions mean North America is now its biggest market, followed by Europe.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/07/2019

Revenue
£22,010.00m
Operating Profit/Loss
£1,402.00m
Dividend yield (%)
2.70
Total dividend for year
$1.9832
Dividend cover
2.49
P/E Ratio
14.70

Key Personnel

Mr Kevin Murphy
CEO and Executive director
Mr Mike Powell
CFO & Executive Director
Mr Geoffrey Drabble
Chairman
Mr Graham Middlemiss
Company Secretary
Mr Nadia Shouraboura
Independent Non-Executive Director
Ms Jacky Simmonds
Independent Non-Executive Director
Ms Tessa Bamford
Independent Non-Executive Director
Mr Cathy Halligan
Non-Executive Director
Mr Tom Schmitt
Non-Executive Director
Mr Alan J Murray
Senior Independent Director

Stock Details

EPIC
FERG
ISIN
JE00BJVNSS43
Shares in Issue
224.72m
Market cap
£14,305.64m
Sector

Analyst Views (3)

Strong Buy
 
0%
Buy
 
33.33%
Hold
 
66.67%
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
6,366.00p
Bid Price
6,200.00p
Ask Price
6,550.00p
Volume
862,892
Change Today
-56.00p
% Change Today
-0.87%
Open
6,286.00p
Previous Close
6,366.00p
Intraday High
6,458.00p
Intraday Low
6,224.00p
52 Week High
7,602.00p
52 Week Low
4,086.00p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Income Statement

Year End Date
31 Jul 2019
31 Jul 2018
 
$ (M)
$ (M)
Continuing Operations
Revenue
22,010.00
20,752.00
Operating Profit/Loss
1,402.00
1,360.00
Net Interest
-74.00
-53.00
Pre-Tax Profit
1,324.00
1,187.00
Profit After Tax from continuing operations
1,061.00
841.00
Discontinued Operations
Profit After Tax
47.00
426.00
Profit/Loss for the Year
1,108.00
1,267.00
Attributable to:
Equity Holders of Parent Company
1,108.00
1,267.00
Minority Interests
n/a
n/a
Total Dividend Paid
$1.9832
$5.4757
Retained Profit/(Loss) for the Financial Year
n/a
n/a

Earnings per Share

Year End Date
31 Jul 2019
31 Jul 2018
Basic
460.90c
342.30c
Diluted
457.50c
339.80c
Adjusted
517.40c
444.40c
Dividend per Share
$1.9832
$5.4757

Assets

Year End Date
31 Jul 2019
31 Jul 2018
 
$ (M)
$ (M)
Non-Current Assets
Property, Plant & Equipment
1,349.00
1,086.00
Intangible Assets
2,079.00
1,716.00
Investment Properties
n/a
n/a
Investments
29.00
64.00
Other Financial Assets
n/a
n/a
Other Non-Current Assets
734.00
679.00
Current Assets
Inventories
2,821.00
2,516.00
Trade & Other Receivables
3,219.00
3,104.00
Cash at Bank & In Hand
1,133.00
833.00
Current Asset Investments
n/a
n/a
Other Current Assets
21.00
n/a
Other Assets
1.00
151.00
Total Assets
11,386.00
10,149.00

Liabilities

Year End Date
31 Jul 2019
31 Jul 2018
 
$ (M)
$ (M)
Current Liabilities
Borrowings
54.00
386.00
Other Current Liabilities
4,127.00
3,630.00
Total Current Liabilities
4,181.00
4,016.00
Non-Current Liabilities
Borrowings
2,296.00
1,525.00
Provisions
242.00
221.00
Other Non-Current Liabilities
317.00
330.00
Total Non-Current Liabilities
2,855.00
2,076.00
Other Liabilities
n/a
n/a
Total Liabilities
7,036.00
6,092.00

Net Assets

Year End Date
31 Jul 2019
31 Jul 2018
 
$ (M)
$ (M)
Net Assets
4,350.00
4,057.00

Capital & Reserves

Year End Date
31 Jul 2019
31 Jul 2018
 
$ (M)
$ (M)
Share Capital
30.00
45.00
Share Premium Account
9.00
67.00
Other Reserves
4,311.00
3,946.00
Retained Earnings
n/a
n/a
Shareholders Funds
4,350.00
4,058.00
Minority Interests/Other Equity
n/a
-1.00
Total Equity
4,350.00
4,057.00

Dividend History

Type
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
Payment
Final
24 Oct 2019
28 Nov 2019
112.46p
Interim
04 Apr 2019
30 Apr 2019
48.11p
Final
25 Oct 2018
05 Dec 2018
102.46p
Special
11 Jun 2018
29 Jun 2018
300.82999p
Interim
05 Apr 2018
27 Apr 2018
40.06p
Final
26 Oct 2017
01 Dec 2017
73.33p
Interim
06 Apr 2017
28 Apr 2017
36.67p
Final
27 Oct 2016
01 Dec 2016
66.72p
Interim
31 Mar 2016
29 Apr 2016
33.28p
Special
02 Dec 2013
16 Dec 2013
110.00p

Dividend Metrics

Year End Date
31 Jul 2019
31 Jul 2018
Dividend growth
9.98%
21.04%
Dividend yield
2.70%
2.60%
Dividend cover
2.49
2.35
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