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Gooch & Housego

Current Price 1177.50p Bid 1150.00p Ask 1180.00p Change 1.08%
Last Updated: 12/11/2019 23:40. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Gooch & Housego plc is a photonics technology business headquartered in Ilminster, Somerset, UK with operations in the USA and Europe. A world leader in its field, the company researches, designs, engineers and manufactures advanced photonic systems, components and instrumentation for applications in the Aerospace & Defence, Industrial, Life Sciences and Scientific Research sectors. World leading design, development and manufacturing expertise is offered across a broad range of complementary technologies.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 30/09/2018

Turnover
£124.88m
Operating Profit
£10.80m
Dividend Yield
0.99
Dividend Per Share
11.30
Dividend Cover
2.57
P/E Ratio
39.33

Key Personnel

Mark John Alexander Webster
Chief Executive Officer
Andrew Norman Boteler
Chief Financial Officer
Alexander Warnock
Chief Operating Officer
Gary Bruce Bullard
Non-Executive Chairman
Brian Phillipson
Non-Executive Director
Paul Bentley Heal
Non-Executive Director
Dr Peter Frank Bordui
Non-Executive Director
David Gregory Bauernfeind
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
GHH
ISIN
GB0002259116
Shares in Issue
25,039,072
Market cap
£288.58m

Analyst Views (1)

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
1165.00p
Bid Price
1150.00p
Ask Price
1180.00p
Volume
12876
Change Today
12.50p
% Change Today
1.08%
Open
1120.00p
Previous Close
1165.00p
Intraday High
1200.00p
Intraday Low
1120.00p
52 Week High
1770.00p
52 Week Low
898.00p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Gooch & Housego Intra-day Chart

Gooch & Housego News

News in this section is provided by AJ Bell

Gooch & Housego expects results in line with expectations as US-Sino trade war continues to weigh 07 Oct 2019 | 07:41 Director Deals - Gooch & Housego PLC (GHH) 01 Jul 2019 | 12:15 Director Deals - Gooch & Housego PLC (GHH) 06 Jun 2019 | 14:40 Director Deals - Gooch & Housego PLC (GHH) 04 Jun 2019 | 17:25 Director Deals - Gooch & Housego PLC (GHH) 04 Jun 2019 | 17:25 Director Deals - Gooch & Housego PLC (GHH) 04 Jun 2019 | 17:25 Broker Forecast - finnCap issues a broker note on Gooch & Housego PLC 04 Jun 2019 | 09:50 UK stocks open 0.4% lower as regulators put tech companies in crosshairs 04 Jun 2019 | 08:43 Gooch & Housego cuts profit outlook amid doubts over industrial laser market recovery; COO to step down 04 Jun 2019 | 07:43 Gooch & Housego to appoint Chris Jewell as Chief Financial Officer 30 Apr 2019 | 10:02 Gooch & Housego first-half results meet its expectations amid 'strong' demand for fibre optic 09 Apr 2019 | 07:45 Gooch & Housego signs manufacturing agreement with OrganOx 13 Mar 2019 | 08:38 Director Deals - Gooch & Housego PLC (GHH) 25 Feb 2019 | 13:10 Director Deals - Gooch & Housego PLC (GHH) 21 Feb 2019 | 15:10 Gooch & Housego forecasts low-single-digit growth amid falling demand for critical components 20 Feb 2019 | 08:49 Broker Forecast - finnCap issues a broker note on Gooch & Housego PLC 20 Feb 2019 | 08:40 Director Deals - Gooch & Housego PLC (GHH) 05 Dec 2018 | 12:15 Director Deals - Gooch & Housego PLC (GHH) 05 Dec 2018 | 12:10 Director Deals - Gooch & Housego PLC (GHH) 27 Nov 2018 | 12:00 Gooch & Housego annual profits slip as restructuring costs weigh 27 Nov 2018 | 08:48

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
30 Sep 2018
30 Sep 2017
Tangible Assets
38.3
33.9
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
65.7
40.3
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
1.9
2.7
Total Non-Current Assets
106.0
76.8
Inventory
24.5
21.1
Trade & Receivables
35.0
24.7
Cash & Receivables
19.4
26.4
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
0.0
0.3
Total Assets
184.9
149.3

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
30 Sep 2018
30 Sep 2017
Short Term Liabilities
32.4
29.5
Long Term Liabilities
44.7
21.7
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
77.1
51.2

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
30 Sep 2018
30 Sep 2017
Net Assets
107.9
98.1

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
30 Sep 2018
30 Sep 2017
Share Capital
5.0
4.9
Minority Interests
0.0
0.0
Retained Earnings
72.8
67.5
Share Premium Account
15.5
15.5
Other Equity
14.5
10.2
Total Equity
107.9
98.1

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
30 Sep 2018
30 Sep 2017
Cashflow from Operating Activities
9.2
17.6
Cashflow Before Financing
-22.0
5.2
Increase / Decrease in Cash
-7.4
3.3

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
30 Sep 2018
30 Sep 2017
Turnover
124.9
112.0
Cost of Sales
74.8
65.9
Gross Profit
50.1
46.1
Operating Profit
10.8
13.3
Pre-Tax Profit
10.1
12.6
Profit / Loss for the Year
7.2
12.6

Dividend History

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H1 Dividend
20 Jun 2019
26 Jul 2019
H2 Dividend
24 Jan 2019
01 Mar 2019
H1 Dividend
21 Jun 2018
27 Jul 2018
H2 Dividend
25 Jan 2018
02 Mar 2018
H1 Dividend
22 Jun 2017
17 Jul 2017
H2 Dividend
15 Dec 2016
03 Mar 2017
H1 Dividend
23 Jun 2016
18 Jul 2016
H2 Dividend
17 Dec 2015
03 Mar 2016
H1 Dividend
25 Jun 2015
20 Jul 2015
H2 Dividend
18 Dec 2014
05 Mar 2015
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