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Greencore Group

Current Price 120.30p Bid 120.20p Ask 120.70p Change -0.41%
Last Updated: 07/07/2020 09:40. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Established by the Irish government in 1991 following the privatisation of Irish Sugar, Greencore manufactures a wide range of chilled, frozen and ambient foods which it supplies to retailers and food service customers in the UK and US. The company's Food to Go division is one of the world's largest pre-packed sandwich makers, producing more than 600m food to go products a year. The UK convenience business comprises food to go and prepared meals and grocery, while the US business focuses on food to go. Greencore also has an Ingredients and Property division, which is made up of Trilby Trading, Premier and United Molasses.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 27/09/2019

Revenue
£1,446.10m
Operating Profit/Loss
£99.80m
Dividend yield (%)
2.80
Total dividend for year
6.2000p
Dividend cover
2.58
P/E Ratio
14.00

Key Personnel

Mr Patrick F Coveney
Chief Executive Officer
Mr Jolene Gacquin
Company Secretary
Ms Emma Hynes
Finance Director Designate
Mr Patrick Gary Kennedy
Non-Executive Chairman
Mr Gordon Hardie
Non-Executive Director
Mr John Warren
Non-Executive Director
Mr Paul Joseph Drechsler
Non-Executive Director
Ms Heather Ann McSharry
Non-Executive Director
Ms Helen A Weir
Non-Executive Director
Ms Helen Rose
Non-Executive Director
Mrs Sylvia G (Sly) Bailey
Senior Independent Director

Stock Details

EPIC
GNC
ISIN
IE0003864109
Shares in Issue
446.16m
Market cap
£536.73m
Sector

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 view held by Redmayne Bentley and is not advice.

Price Summary

Mid Price
120.30p
Bid Price
120.20p
Ask Price
120.70p
Volume
287,791
Change Today
-0.50p
% Change Today
-0.41%
Open
121.00p
Previous Close
120.80p
Intraday High
122.30p
Intraday Low
118.30p
52 Week High
281.80p
52 Week Low
99.98p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Income Statement

Year End Date
27 Sep 2019
28 Sep 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Continuing Operations
Revenue
1,446.10
1,498.50
Operating Profit/Loss
99.80
49.80
Net Interest
-44.30
-32.90
Pre-Tax Profit
56.40
17.80
Profit After Tax from continuing operations
43.40
12.60
Discontinued Operations
Profit After Tax
64.80
23.90
Profit/Loss for the Year
108.20
36.50
Attributable to:
Equity Holders of Parent Company
106.00
33.80
Minority Interests
2.20
2.70
Total Dividend Paid
6.2000p
5.5700p
Retained Profit/(Loss) for the Financial Year
n/a
n/a

Earnings per Share

Year End Date
27 Sep 2019
28 Sep 2018
Basic
7.70p
4.80p
Diluted
7.70p
4.80p
Adjusted
16.00p
15.10p
Dividend per Share
6.2000p
5.5700p

Assets

Year End Date
27 Sep 2019
28 Sep 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Non-Current Assets
Property, Plant & Equipment
332.50
323.00
Intangible Assets
483.30
425.30
Investment Properties
5.80
6.30
Investments
1.20
1.30
Other Financial Assets
5.50
0.50
Other Non-Current Assets
73.50
57.00
Current Assets
Inventories
45.90
39.10
Trade & Other Receivables
174.50
181.00
Cash at Bank & In Hand
41.60
37.00
Current Asset Investments
n/a
n/a
Other Current Assets
n/a
945.00
Other Assets
n/a
n/a
Total Assets
1,163.80
2,015.50

Liabilities

Year End Date
27 Sep 2019
28 Sep 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Current Liabilities
Borrowings
n/a
0.20
Other Current Liabilities
378.90
599.00
Total Current Liabilities
378.90
599.20
Non-Current Liabilities
Borrowings
330.10
537.90
Provisions
13.60
13.10
Other Non-Current Liabilities
135.40
121.70
Total Non-Current Liabilities
479.10
672.70
Other Liabilities
n/a
n/a
Total Liabilities
858.00
1,271.90

Net Assets

Year End Date
27 Sep 2019
28 Sep 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Net Assets
305.80
743.60

Capital & Reserves

Year End Date
27 Sep 2019
28 Sep 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Share Capital
4.50
7.10
Share Premium Account
0.10
650.80
Other Reserves
294.80
79.30
Retained Earnings
n/a
n/a
Shareholders Funds
299.40
737.20
Minority Interests/Other Equity
6.40
6.40
Total Equity
305.80
743.60

Dividend History

Type
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
Payment
Final
02 Jan 2020
28 Feb 2020
3.75p
Interim
30 May 2019
03 Jul 2019
2.45p
Final
10 Jan 2019
05 Feb 2019
3.37p
Interim
30 Aug 2018
04 Oct 2018
2.20p
Final
07 Dec 2017
05 Apr 2018
3.37p
Interim
01 Jun 2017
03 Oct 2017
2.10p
Final
01 Dec 2016
04 Apr 2017
4.10p
Interim
02 Jun 2016
04 Oct 2016
2.55p
Final
03 Dec 2015
04 Apr 2016
3.75p
Interim
04 Jun 2015
02 Oct 2015
2.40p

Dividend Metrics

Year End Date
27 Sep 2019
28 Sep 2018
Dividend growth
11.31%
1.83%
Dividend yield
2.80%
3.00%
Dividend cover
2.58
2.71
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