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Greencore Group

Current Price 173.46p Bid 174.50p Ask 190.00p Change 4.44%
Last Updated: 20/08/2018 06:29. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Greencore plc is a leading international producer of convenience foods with extensive operations in the UK and the US. Headquartered in Dublin, it employs approximately 16,000 people in 31 manufacturing facilities across the UK and the US. On average, it manufactures around 1.5bn sandwiches and other food to go items, over 600m salad and lunch kits, and 140m ready meals every year. In the UK, it is a supplier of own-label convenience food products to all of the major UK supermarkets, and has world-class manufacturing sites with industry-leading technology and supply chain capabilities. It has strong market positions across sandwiches and other food to go products as well as complementary positions in other convenience food categories, including chilled prepared meals, chilled soups and sauces, ambient sauces and pickles, cakes and desserts and Yorkshire Puddings. In the US, Greencore is a leading manufacturer of convenience food products for many of the largest food brands, convenience retail and food service leaders in the US. It produces a wide range of fresh, frozen and ambient products including sandwiches, meal kits and salad kits. It has a well invested network of high quality, scale facilities which supports the Group's ambitions to grow in value added, assembly-led, convenience food manufacturing.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 29/09/2017

Turnover
£2,319.70m
Operating Profit
£42.70m
Dividend Yield
3.21
Dividend Per Share
5.47
Dividend Cover
0.34
P/E Ratio
91.42

Key Personnel

Patrick Francis Coveney
Chief Executive Officer
Eoin Tonge
Chief Financial Officer
Paul Gareth Kennedy
Non-Executive Chairman
John Joseph Moloney
Non-Executive Director
Sylvia Bailey
Non-Executive Director
Heather Ann McSharry
Non-Executive Director
John Anthony Warren
Non-Executive Director
Thomas H Sampson
Non-Executive Director
Helen Claire Rose
Non-Executive Director
Kevin Francis O`Malley
Non-Executive Director
Partick Redmond O`Donoghue
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
GNC
ISIN
IE0003864109
Shares in Issue
706,977,810
Market cap
£1,228.02m

Analyst Views (7)

Strong Buy
 
57.14%
Buy
 
14.29%
Hold
 
28.57%
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
182.25p
Bid Price
174.50p
Ask Price
190.00p
Volume
0
Change Today
7.75p
% Change Today
4.44%
Open
171.65p
Previous Close
174.50p
Intraday High
0.00p
Intraday Low
0.00p
52 Week High
233.70p
52 Week Low
120.00p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Greencore Group Intra-day Chart

Greencore Group News

News in this section is provided by MoneyAM

Greencore Group maintains outlook as revenue rises in Q3 31 Jul 2018 | 09:53 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Greencore Group PLC 31 Jul 2018 | 09:00 Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Greencore Group PLC 12 Jun 2018 | 13:00 Broker Forecast - Societe Generale issues a broker note on Greencore Group PLC 07 Jun 2018 | 10:20 Broker Forecast - Kepler Cheuvreux issues a broker note on Greencore Group PLC 04 Jun 2018 | 10:40 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Greencore Group PLC 01 Jun 2018 | 08:40 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Greencore Group PLC 30 May 2018 | 10:40 Greencore swings to loss after US write-down, cake unit disposal 22 May 2018 | 08:28 Director Deals - Greencore Group PLC (GNC) 09 Apr 2018 | 15:25 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Greencore Group PLC 15 Mar 2018 | 09:50 Director Deals - Greencore Group PLC (GNC) 14 Mar 2018 | 17:05 Director Deals - Greencore Group PLC (GNC) 14 Mar 2018 | 17:05 Director Deals - Greencore Group PLC (GNC) 14 Mar 2018 | 13:00 Broker Forecast - Kepler Cheuvreux issues a broker note on Greencore Group PLC 14 Mar 2018 | 12:40 Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Greencore Group PLC 14 Mar 2018 | 11:40 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Greencore Group PLC 14 Mar 2018 | 11:00 Director Deals - Greencore Group PLC (GNC) 14 Mar 2018 | 10:20 Director Deals - Greencore Group PLC (GNC) 14 Mar 2018 | 10:15 Director Deals - Greencore Group PLC (GNC) 14 Mar 2018 | 10:15 FTSE hit by interest rate concerns, stronger sterling and Tillerson sacking 13 Mar 2018 | 16:34 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Greencore Group PLC 13 Mar 2018 | 12:00 FTSE falls ahead of Spring Statement 13 Mar 2018 | 11:50 Greencore warns of lower profit, adjusted EPS for 2018 13 Mar 2018 | 09:55 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Greencore Group PLC 05 Mar 2018 | 09:40 Director Deals - Greencore Group PLC (GNC) 08 Feb 2018 | 15:30 Director Deals - Greencore Group PLC (GNC) 02 Feb 2018 | 16:10 Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Greencore Group PLC 31 Jan 2018 | 13:10 Greencore revenue growth driven by Food to Go in the UK, increased US volumes 30 Jan 2018 | 08:08 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Greencore Group PLC 04 Jan 2018 | 09:10 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Greencore Group PLC 11 Dec 2017 | 11:10

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
29 Sep 2017
30 Sep 2016
Tangible Assets
485.7
367.4
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
1,077.6
552.4
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
118.3
86.7
Total Non-Current Assets
1,681.6
1,006.5
Inventory
81.9
65.7
Trade & Receivables
254.8
157.6
Cash & Receivables
19.8
25.5
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
0.3
0.6
Total Assets
2,038.4
1,255.9

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
29 Sep 2017
30 Sep 2016
Short Term Liabilities
479.0
396.3
Long Term Liabilities
848.6
574.0
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
1,327.6
970.3

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
29 Sep 2017
30 Sep 2016
Net Assets
710.8
285.6

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
29 Sep 2017
30 Sep 2016
Share Capital
7.1
4.1
Minority Interests
5.2
4.4
Retained Earnings
0.0
0.0
Share Premium Account
647.8
198.9
Other Equity
50.7
78.2
Total Equity
710.8
285.6

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
29 Sep 2017
30 Sep 2016
Cashflow from Operating Activities
118.2
115.3
Cashflow Before Financing
-607.9
-4.2
Increase / Decrease in Cash
-5.3
18.6

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
29 Sep 2017
30 Sep 2016
Turnover
2,319.7
1,481.9
Cost of Sales
1,694.3
1,009.5
Gross Profit
625.4
472.4
Operating Profit
42.7
75.4
Pre-Tax Profit
12.4
48.2
Profit / Loss for the Year
13.9
48.5

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H1 Dividend
30 Aug 2018
04 Oct 2018
H2 Dividend
07 Dec 2017
05 Apr 2018
H1 Dividend
01 Jun 2017
03 Oct 2017
H2 Dividend
01 Dec 2016
04 Apr 2017
H1 Dividend
02 Jun 2016
04 Oct 2016
H2 Dividend
03 Dec 2015
04 Apr 2016
H1 Dividend
04 Jun 2015
02 Oct 2015
H2 Dividend
04 Dec 2014
02 Apr 2015
H1 Dividend
04 Jun 2014
03 Oct 2014
H2 Dividend
04 Dec 2013
02 Apr 2014
H1 Dividend
05 Jun 2013
03 Oct 2013
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