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Grafton Group Units

Current Price 778.30p Bid 775.00p Ask 787.50p Change -0.43%
Last Updated: 02/07/2022 19:51. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Grafton Group distributes building materials to trade customers engaged in residential repair, maintenance and improvement projects, and house building. It's main operating units are Merchanting, Retailing and Manufacturing. Merchanting distributes building and plumbing materials. Retailing operates do-it-yourself and home improvement business and manufacturing comprises a manufacturer of dry mortar and a plastics manufacturing business. Its brands are Selco, Buildbase, Plumbase, Chadwicks, Heiton Buckley, Macnaughton and Panelling Centre.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/12/2021

Revenue
£2,109.91m
Operating Profit/Loss
£269.16m
Dividend yield (%)
2.50
Total dividend for year
n/ap
Dividend cover
3.05
P/E Ratio
13.20

Key Personnel

Mr Michael J Roney
Chairman
Mr David Arnold
Group CFO
Mr Gavin Slark
Group Chief Executive
Mr Avis Darzins
Non-Executive Director
Mr Vincent C Crowley
Non-Executive Director
Ms Rosheen McGuckian
Non-Executive Director
Ms Susan Murray
Non-Executive Director
Mr Paul Hampden Smith
Senior Independent Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
GFTUL
ISIN
IE00B00MZ448
Shares in Issue
235.28m
Market cap
£1,831.18m

Analyst Views (1)

Strong Buy
 
0%
Buy
 
100.00%
Hold
 
0%
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 the views held by Redmayne Bentley and is not advice.

Price Summary

Mid Price
778.30p
Bid Price
775.00p
Ask Price
787.50p
Volume
78,207
Change Today
-3.40p
% Change Today
-0.43%
Open
770.00p
Previous Close
778.30p
Intraday High
792.70p
Intraday Low
768.10p
52 Week High
1,418.00p
52 Week Low
746.80p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Income Statement

Year End Date
31 Dec 2021
31 Dec 2020
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Continuing Operations
Revenue
2,109.91
1,679.25
Operating Profit/Loss
269.16
157.81
Net Interest
-19.36
-24.24
Pre-Tax Profit
249.80
133.58
Profit After Tax from continuing operations
206.84
109.43
Discontinued Operations
Profit After Tax
134.42
-1.89
Profit/Loss for the Year
341.27
107.54
Attributable to:
Equity Holders of Parent Company
341.27
107.54
Minority Interests
n/a
n/a
Total Dividend Paid
n/ap
n/ap
Retained Profit/(Loss) for the Financial Year
n/a
n/a

Earnings per Share

Year End Date
31 Dec 2021
31 Dec 2020
Basic
86.40p
45.90p
Diluted
86.30p
45.90p
Adjusted
93.00p
50.30p
Dividend per Share
n/ap
n/ap

Assets

Year End Date
31 Dec 2021
31 Dec 2020
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Non-Current Assets
Property, Plant & Equipment
740.55
999.46
Intangible Assets
744.14
819.97
Investment Properties
26.53
12.33
Investments
n/a
n/a
Other Financial Assets
0.13
0.13
Other Non-Current Assets
13.27
17.50
Current Assets
Inventories
344.17
321.56
Trade & Other Receivables
233.49
336.94
Cash at Bank & In Hand
844.66
456.03
Current Asset Investments
n/a
n/a
Other Current Assets
6.34
18.36
Other Assets
n/a
n/a
Total Assets
2,953.27
2,982.27

Liabilities

Year End Date
31 Dec 2021
31 Dec 2020
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Current Liabilities
Borrowings
136.95
57.92
Other Current Liabilities
441.71
576.59
Total Current Liabilities
578.67
634.50
Non-Current Liabilities
Borrowings
568.67
753.05
Provisions
71.26
75.02
Other Non-Current Liabilities
15.07
52.68
Total Non-Current Liabilities
655.00
880.75
Other Liabilities
n/a
n/a
Total Liabilities
1,233.67
1,515.25

Net Assets

Year End Date
31 Dec 2021
31 Dec 2020
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Net Assets
1,719.60
1,467.02

Capital & Reserves

Year End Date
31 Dec 2021
31 Dec 2020
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Share Capital
8.57
8.57
Share Premium Account
219.45
216.50
Other Reserves
77.84
98.03
Retained Earnings
1,413.74
1,143.93
Shareholders Funds
1,719.60
1,467.02
Minority Interests/Other Equity
n/a
n/a
Total Equity
1,719.60
1,467.02

Dividend History

Type
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
Payment
Final
07 Apr 2022
05 May 2022
22.00p
Interim
02 Sep 2021
01 Oct 2021
8.50p
Final
08 Apr 2021
05 May 2021
14.50p
Interim
28 Jan 2021
19 Feb 2021
12.50p
Interim
26 Sep 2019
11 Oct 2019
6.50p
Final
07 Mar 2019
05 Apr 2019
12.00p
Interim
30 Aug 2018
28 Sep 2018
6.00p
Final
08 Mar 2018
06 Apr 2018
10.25p
Interim
07 Sep 2017
06 Oct 2017
5.25p
Final
16 Mar 2017
13 Apr 2017
9.00p
Interim
08 Sep 2016
07 Oct 2016
4.75p
2nd Interim
17 Mar 2016
15 Apr 2016
8.00p
2nd Interim
17 Mar 2016
15 Apr 2016
8.00p
2nd Interim
17 Mar 2016
15 Apr 2016
8.00p

Dividend Metrics

Year End Date
31 Dec 2021
31 Dec 2020
Dividend growth
12.96%
315.38%
Dividend yield
2.50%
2.90%
Dividend cover
3.05
1.86


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