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Greene King

Current Price 618.80p Bid 618.60p Ask 619.40p Change 2.45%
Last Updated: 18/02/2019 11:53. 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 29/04/2018

Turnover
£2,176.70m
Operating Profit
£317.00m
Dividend Yield
5.50
Dividend Per Share
33.20
Dividend Cover
1.58
P/E Ratio
11.53

Key Personnel

Rooney Anand
Chief Executive
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

Stock Details

EPIC
GNK
ISIN
GB00B0HZP136
Shares in Issue
310,000,755
Market cap
£1,873.03m

Analyst Views (4)

Strong Buy
 
75.00%
Buy
 
25.00%
Hold
 
0.00%
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
619.00p
Bid Price
618.60p
Ask Price
619.40p
Volume
370184
Change Today
14.80p
% Change Today
2.45%
Open
606.40p
Previous Close
604.20p
Intraday High
620.00p
Intraday Low
606.40p
52 Week High
652.20p
52 Week Low
454.00p
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

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 Concerns over Brexit vote weakens pound and pushes FTSE higher 17 Jul 2018 | 16:54 FTSE struggles to bounce back despite rising miners 17 Jul 2018 | 11:58 Miners struggle amid falling metal prices 28 Jun 2018 | 16:55 FTSE hit by weaker miners 28 Jun 2018 | 11:46 UK stocks rebuild after US-inspired weakness 28 Jun 2018 | 09:18 Greene King reports lower profits as poor weather weighs on sales 28 Jun 2018 | 08:01 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Greene King PLC 22 Jun 2018 | 08:00 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Greene King PLC 04 May 2018 | 13:30 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Greene King PLC 25 Apr 2018 | 13:10 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Greene King PLC 23 Apr 2018 | 11:20 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Greene King PLC 13 Apr 2018 | 10:20 Sterling strength undermines FTSE late on 12 Apr 2018 | 16:35 Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Greene King PLC 12 Apr 2018 | 12:30

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
29 Apr 2018
30 Apr 2017
Tangible Assets
3,589.2
3,621.9
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
1,214.4
1,272.5
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
58.3
79.7
Total Non-Current Assets
4,861.9
4,974.1
Inventory
47.7
45.0
Trade & Receivables
87.5
93.3
Cash & Receivables
168.5
443.0
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
55.6
42.8
Total Assets
5,221.2
5,598.2

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
29 Apr 2018
30 Apr 2017
Short Term Liabilities
542.6
740.7
Long Term Liabilities
2,621.7
2,913.3
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
3,164.3
3,654.0

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
29 Apr 2018
30 Apr 2017
Net Assets
2,056.9
1,944.2

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
29 Apr 2018
30 Apr 2017
Share Capital
38.7
38.7
Minority Interests
0.0
0.0
Retained Earnings
1,159.5
1,080.9
Share Premium Account
262.0
261.7
Other Equity
596.7
562.9
Total Equity
2,056.9
1,944.2

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
29 Apr 2018
30 Apr 2017
Cashflow from Operating Activities
265.8
299.2
Cashflow Before Financing
192.6
193.1
Increase / Decrease in Cash
-274.5
67.1

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
29 Apr 2018
30 Apr 2017
Turnover
2,176.7
2,216.5
Cost of Sales
0.0
0.0
Gross Profit
0.0
0.0
Operating Profit
317.0
346.5
Pre-Tax Profit
197.5
184.9
Profit / Loss for the Year
162.5
151.7

Dividend History

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
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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