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Current Price 2160.67p Bid 2166.00p Ask 2168.00p Change 0.00%
Last Updated: 21/11/2018 02:14. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Genus plc is a world-leading animal genetics company. We continuously produce better breeding livestock with desirable characteristics, which helps farmers to produce better quality meat and milk more efficiently and sustainably. We do this by analysing animals' DNA to select those with desirable characteristics, and then breed successive generations from those animals. We also own technology to screen and process semen for desirable traits, such as gender, and license technology to make precise, desirable gene edits to animals' DNA. Genus's worldwide sales are made in over seventy countries under the trademarks ABS (dairy and beef cattle) and PIC (pigs) and comprise semen, embryos and breeding animals with superior genetics to those animals currently in production. The Group's competitive edge has been created from the ownership and control of proprietary lines of breeding animals, proprietary technology and knowhow used to improve them, relationships with leading meat and milk producers, and its global supply chain and distribution networks.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 30/06/2018

Turnover
£470.30m
Operating Profit
£8.20m
Dividend Yield
1.22
Dividend Per Share
26.00
Dividend Cover
2.68
P/E Ratio
30.47

Key Personnel

Karim Bitar
Chief Executive
Stephen David Wilson
Group Finance Director
Robert Arthur Lawson
Non-Executive Chairman
Lykele Jurrit van der Broek
Non-Executive Director
Philip Noel Nigel Turner
Non-Executive Director
Prof Duncan John Maskell
Non-Executive Director
Lysanne Mary Gray
Non-Executive Director
Lesley Mary Samuel Knox
Non-Executive Director
Ian Charles
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
GNS
ISIN
GB0002074580
Shares in Issue
61,948,505
Market cap
£1,315.79m

Analyst Views (3)

Strong Buy
 
0.00%
Buy
 
0.00%
Hold
 
100.00%
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
0.00p
Bid Price
2166.00p
Ask Price
2168.00p
Volume
0
Change Today
0.00p
% Change Today
0.00%
Open
0.00p
Previous Close
2166.00p
Intraday High
0.00p
Intraday Low
0.00p
52 Week High
2998.00p
52 Week Low
2090.00p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Genus Intra-day Chart

Genus News

News in this section is provided by MoneyAM

Genus profits hurt by weaker porcine business amid swine fever breakout in China 15 Nov 2018 | 09:12 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Genus PLC 12 Oct 2018 | 08:00 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Genus PLC 03 Oct 2018 | 08:00 Director Deals - Genus PLC (GNS) 19 Sep 2018 | 17:50 Director Deals - Genus PLC (GNS) 19 Sep 2018 | 17:50 Director Deals - Genus PLC (GNS) 18 Sep 2018 | 17:55 Director Deals - Genus PLC (GNS) 18 Sep 2018 | 17:55 Broker Forecast - Kepler Cheuvreux issues a broker note on Genus PLC 07 Sep 2018 | 14:10 FTSE flat as rising utilities fail to offset falling miners 06 Sep 2018 | 12:05 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Genus PLC 06 Sep 2018 | 09:00 Genus profits slump on biological assets write down; shares nosedive 06 Sep 2018 | 08:31 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Genus PLC 06 Sep 2018 | 08:30 Broker Forecast - Kepler Cheuvreux issues a broker note on Genus PLC 04 Jul 2018 | 09:10 Director Deals - Genus PLC (GNS) 12 Jun 2018 | 15:55 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Genus PLC 04 Apr 2018 | 11:40 Director Deals - Genus PLC (GNS) 16 Mar 2018 | 14:55 FTSE declines on weak miners 28 Feb 2018 | 17:03 FTSE falls on weak Chinese manufacturing data 28 Feb 2018 | 11:59 Genus profits up 16% amid improving market conditions 28 Feb 2018 | 09:35 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Genus PLC 14 Feb 2018 | 08:00

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Jun 2018
30 Jun 2017
Tangible Assets
76.9
67.5
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
465.5
193.0
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
51.4
311.3
Total Non-Current Assets
593.8
571.8
Inventory
34.2
33.1
Trade & Receivables
91.0
88.8
Cash & Receivables
29.1
26.5
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
41.1
77.4
Total Assets
789.2
797.6

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Jun 2018
30 Jun 2017
Short Term Liabilities
125.3
94.0
Long Term Liabilities
244.8
301.5
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
370.1
395.5

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Jun 2018
30 Jun 2017
Net Assets
419.1
402.1

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Jun 2018
30 Jun 2017
Share Capital
6.2
6.1
Minority Interests
2.5
2.8
Retained Earnings
275.2
239.4
Share Premium Account
112.8
112.8
Other Equity
22.4
41.0
Total Equity
419.1
402.1

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Jun 2018
30 Jun 2017
Cashflow from Operating Activities
43.2
34.6
Cashflow Before Financing
22.4
-4.6
Increase / Decrease in Cash
3.3
-7.7

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Jun 2018
30 Jun 2017
Turnover
470.3
459.1
Cost of Sales
0.0
0.0
Gross Profit
0.0
0.0
Operating Profit
8.2
38.2
Pre-Tax Profit
7.8
40.7
Profit / Loss for the Year
41.6
34.3

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H2 Dividend
15 Nov 2018
30 Nov 2018
H1 Dividend
08 Mar 2018
04 Apr 2018
H2 Dividend
16 Nov 2017
01 Dec 2017
H1 Dividend
02 Mar 2017
31 Mar 2017
H2 Dividend
17 Nov 2016
02 Dec 2016
H1 Dividend
03 Mar 2016
30 Mar 2016
H2 Dividend
19 Nov 2015
04 Dec 2015
H1 Dividend
05 Mar 2015
27 Mar 2015
H2 Dividend
20 Nov 2014
05 Dec 2014
H1 Dividend
05 Mar 2014
28 Mar 2014
H2 Dividend
20 Nov 2013
06 Dec 2013
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