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Current Price 561.90p Bid 563.00p Ask 563.20p Change 0.36%
Last Updated: 18/08/2019 15:55. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Greene King plc was founded in 1799 and is headquartered in Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk. It currently employs around 39,000 people across its main trading businesses; Pub Company, Pub Partners and Brewing & Brands. At the half-year, Greene King operated 2,798 pubs, restaurants and hotels across England, Wales and Scotland, of which 1,714 were retail pubs, restaurants and hotels, and 1,084 were tenanted, leased and franchised pubs. Its leading retail brands are Greene King, Chef & Brewer, Farmhouse Inns and Hungry Horse. Greene King also brews quality ale brands from its Bury St. Edmunds and Dunbar breweries. Its industry-leading portfolio includes Greene King IPA, Old Speckled Hen, Abbot Ale and Belhaven Best.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 28/04/2019

Turnover
£2,216.90m
Operating Profit
£314.70m
Dividend Yield
5.92
Dividend Per Share
33.20
Dividend Cover
1.17
P/E Ratio
14.42

Key Personnel

Nicholas Stephen Mackenzie
Chief Executive Officer
Richard Smothers
Chief Financial Officer
Philip Edward Yea
Non-Executive Chairman
Lynne Marie Weedall
Non-Executive Director
Robert Oscar Rowley
Non-Executive Director
Gordon Fryett
Non-Executive Director
Michael Andrew Coupe
Non-Executive Director
Sandra Turner
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
GNK
ISIN
GB00B0HZP136
Shares in Issue
310,009,085
Market cap
£1,739.15m

Analyst Views (7)

Strong Buy
 
42.86%
Buy
 
14.29%
Hold
 
14.29%
Sell
 
14.29%
Strong Sell
 
14.29%
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
563.00p
Bid Price
563.00p
Ask Price
563.20p
Volume
479939
Change Today
2.00p
% Change Today
0.36%
Open
570.60p
Previous Close
563.00p
Intraday High
570.60p
Intraday Low
557.60p
52 Week High
705.60p
52 Week Low
466.90p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Greene King Intra-day Chart

Greene King News

News in this section is provided by AJ Bell

FTSE 100 reverses gains amid growing nervousness as key summit gets underway 27 Jun 2019 | 12:19 UK stocks rise ahead of G20 summit 27 Jun 2019 | 09:33 Greene King serves up gloomy outlook as profits slip despite above-market sales growth 27 Jun 2019 | 08:20 Sterling gains help put FTSE 100 in the red 30 Apr 2019 | 16:41 UK stocks edge lower amid mix corporate earnings results 30 Apr 2019 | 08:57 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Greene King PLC 30 Apr 2019 | 08:10 Greene King serves up higher sales as warmer weather over Easter boosts demand for drinks 30 Apr 2019 | 07:42 Broker Forecast - RBC Capital Markets issues a broker note on Greene King PLC 26 Apr 2019 | 10:40 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Greene King PLC 12 Apr 2019 | 12:40 Director Deals - Greene King PLC (GNK) 08 Mar 2019 | 16:20 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Greene King PLC 05 Mar 2019 | 11:50 Broker Forecast - HSBC issues a broker note on Greene King PLC 22 Feb 2019 | 13:00 Director Deals - Greene King PLC (GNK) 15 Feb 2019 | 13:50 Greene King poaches Merlin Entertainments executive as its new CEO 15 Jan 2019 | 14:53 Progress on US-China trade talks boosts global equities 08 Jan 2019 | 16:54 FTSE 100 builds on solid start to trade 1% higher 08 Jan 2019 | 12:06 UK stocks open 0.6% higher amid trade truce hopes 08 Jan 2019 | 08:56 Greene King remains confident in outlook as boozy Christmas boosts sales 08 Jan 2019 | 07:20 UK stocks hold on to gains amid sterling volatility 29 Nov 2018 | 11:58 FTSE gains on potential pause on US interest rate hikes 29 Nov 2018 | 09:02 Greene King touts busy festive period as profits grow 3% 29 Nov 2018 | 07:47 Markets remain jittery ahead of midterm results 06 Nov 2018 | 12:04 Greene King CEO Rooney Anand to step down 06 Nov 2018 | 08:06 Broker Forecast - Morgan Stanley issues a broker note on Greene King PLC 12 Sep 2018 | 08:30 Global markets stall on re-ignited trade war fears 07 Sep 2018 | 16:51 FTSE falls on retreating banks and miners 07 Sep 2018 | 11:58 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Greene King PLC 07 Sep 2018 | 09:10 UK stocks open slightly lower; IAG hit by British Airways hacking 07 Sep 2018 | 08:43 Greene King sales boosted by warm weather, boozy World Cup 07 Sep 2018 | 07:40

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
28 Apr 2019
29 Apr 2018
Tangible Assets
3,537.0
3,589.2
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
1,216.9
1,214.4
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
55.4
58.3
Total Non-Current Assets
4,809.3
4,861.9
Inventory
51.1
47.7
Trade & Receivables
89.7
87.5
Cash & Receivables
185.3
168.5
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
48.0
55.6
Total Assets
5,183.4
5,221.2

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
28 Apr 2019
29 Apr 2018
Short Term Liabilities
559.1
542.6
Long Term Liabilities
2,516.4
2,621.7
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
3,075.5
3,164.3

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
28 Apr 2019
29 Apr 2018
Net Assets
2,107.9
2,056.9

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
28 Apr 2019
29 Apr 2018
Share Capital
38.7
38.7
Minority Interests
0.0
0.0
Retained Earnings
1,213.3
1,159.5
Share Premium Account
262.2
262.0
Other Equity
593.7
596.7
Total Equity
2,107.9
2,056.9

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
28 Apr 2019
29 Apr 2018
Cashflow from Operating Activities
302.7
265.8
Cashflow Before Financing
215.7
192.6
Increase / Decrease in Cash
15.5
-274.5

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
28 Apr 2019
29 Apr 2018
Turnover
2,216.9
2,176.7
Cost of Sales
0.0
0.0
Gross Profit
0.0
0.0
Operating Profit
314.7
317.0
Pre-Tax Profit
172.8
197.5
Profit / Loss for the Year
120.4
162.5

Dividend History

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H2 Dividend
08 Aug 2019
13 Sep 2019
H1 Dividend
06 Dec 2018
18 Jan 2019
H2 Dividend
02 Aug 2018
14 Sep 2018
H1 Dividend
07 Dec 2017
19 Jan 2018
H2 Dividend
10 Aug 2017
15 Sep 2017
H1 Dividend
15 Dec 2016
20 Jan 2017
H2 Dividend
11 Aug 2016
12 Sep 2016
H1 Dividend
17 Dec 2015
22 Jan 2016
H2 Dividend
13 Aug 2015
14 Sep 2015
H1 Dividend
18 Dec 2014
23 Jan 2015
H2 Dividend
13 Aug 2014
15 Sep 2014
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