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Current Price 6886.00p Bid 6884.00p Ask 6886.00p Change 0.00%
Last Updated: 19/11/2019 03:15. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Ferguson plc (formerly Wolseley Group plc) is the world's largest specialist trade distributor of plumbing and heating products to professional contractors principally operating in North America and the UK. Ongoing revenue for the year ended 31 July 2018 was $20.8 billion and ongoing trading profit was $1.5 billion.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/07/2019

Turnover
£22,010.00m
Operating Profit
£1,402.00m
Dividend Yield
3.02
Dividend Per Share
208.20
Dividend Cover
2.31
P/E Ratio
14.33

Key Personnel

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

Stock Details

EPIC
FERG
ISIN
JE00BJVNSS43
Shares in Issue
226,691,907
Market cap
£15,637.21m

Analyst Views (9)

Strong Buy
 
66.67%
Buy
 
11.11%
Hold
 
11.11%
Sell
 
11.11%
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
0.00p
Bid Price
6884.00p
Ask Price
6886.00p
Volume
0
Change Today
0.00p
% Change Today
0.00%
Open
0.00p
Previous Close
6886.00p
Intraday High
0.00p
Intraday Low
0.00p
52 Week High
6914.00p
52 Week Low
4594.00p
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 AJ Bell

Ferguson acquires US heating, air conditioning group S. W. Anderson Sales 12 Nov 2019 | 14:12 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on Ferguson Plc 11 Nov 2019 | 10:30 Director Deals - Ferguson Plc (FERG) 06 Nov 2019 | 16:30 Director Deals - Ferguson Plc (FERG) 06 Nov 2019 | 16:30 Director Deals - Ferguson Plc (FERG) 06 Nov 2019 | 16:30 Director Deals - Ferguson Plc (FERG) 06 Nov 2019 | 16:30 Director Deals - Ferguson Plc (FERG) 06 Nov 2019 | 16:25 Director Deals - Ferguson Plc (FERG) 06 Nov 2019 | 16:25 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Ferguson Plc 30 Oct 2019 | 08:10 Broker Forecast - UBS issues a broker note on Ferguson Plc 03 Oct 2019 | 09:40 Investors spooked by US manufacturing shock 01 Oct 2019 | 16:37 FTSE falls back with sterling volatile 01 Oct 2019 | 12:59 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Ferguson Plc 01 Oct 2019 | 09:20 UK stocks track sideways as Ferguson rallies; Greggs falls 01 Oct 2019 | 09:02 Ferguson profit rises as margins grow amid cost cuts 01 Oct 2019 | 07:46 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Ferguson Plc 26 Sep 2019 | 08:40 Broker Forecast - UBS issues a broker note on Ferguson Plc 10 Sep 2019 | 10:50 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Ferguson Plc 06 Sep 2019 | 08:40 FTSE falls ahead of Commons Brexit delay vote 03 Sep 2019 | 16:47 FTSE fades on sterling weakness and snap election fears 03 Sep 2019 | 11:46 UK stocks open 0.2% lower as investors brace for possible election 03 Sep 2019 | 09:05 Ferguson eyes exit from UK market with split from Wolseley; CEO to step down 03 Sep 2019 | 07:22 FTSE flat as pound gains on hope of no-deal Brexit block 27 Aug 2019 | 16:41 FTSE down as pound strengthens 27 Aug 2019 | 11:58 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on Ferguson Plc 08 Aug 2019 | 08:20 Ferguson continues share buyback programme 08 Jul 2019 | 07:23 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Ferguson Plc 14 Jun 2019 | 09:30 FTSE 100 loses momentum 13 Jun 2019 | 16:39 FTSE heads back towards 7,400 as oil surges on tanker explosion 13 Jun 2019 | 12:06 Ferguson rallies after Trian acquires 6% stake for £736m 13 Jun 2019 | 10:21

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Jul 2019
31 Jul 2018
Tangible Assets
1,349.0
1,086.0
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
2,079.0
1,716.0
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
763.0
743.0
Total Non-Current Assets
4,191.0
3,545.0
Inventory
2,821.0
2,516.0
Trade & Receivables
3,213.0
3,094.0
Cash & Receivables
1,133.0
833.0
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
28.0
161.0
Total Assets
11,386.0
10,149.0

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Jul 2019
31 Jul 2018
Short Term Liabilities
4,181.0
4,016.0
Long Term Liabilities
2,855.0
2,076.0
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
7,036.0
6,092.0

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Jul 2019
31 Jul 2018
Net Assets
4,350.0
4,057.0

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Jul 2019
31 Jul 2018
Share Capital
30.0
45.0
Minority Interests
0.0
-1.0
Retained Earnings
0.0
3,946.0
Share Premium Account
9.0
67.0
Other Equity
4,311.0
0.0
Total Equity
4,350.0
4,057.0

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Jul 2019
31 Jul 2018
Cashflow from Operating Activities
1,290.0
1,036.0
Cashflow Before Financing
507.0
1,736.0
Increase / Decrease in Cash
638.0
-128.0

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Jul 2019
31 Jul 2018
Turnover
22,010.0
20,752.0
Cost of Sales
15,552.0
14,708.0
Gross Profit
6,458.0
6,044.0
Operating Profit
1,402.0
1,360.0
Pre-Tax Profit
1,324.0
1,187.0
Profit / Loss for the Year
1,108.0
1,267.0

Dividend History

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H2 Dividend
24 Oct 2019
28 Nov 2019
H1 Dividend
04 Apr 2019
30 Apr 2019
H2 Dividend
25 Oct 2018
05 Dec 2018
Special Dividend
07 Jun 2018
29 Jun 2018
H1 Dividend
05 Apr 2018
27 Apr 2018
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
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