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Judges Scientific

Current Price 4900.00p Bid 4800.00p Ask 4930.00p Change 0.00%
Last Updated: 18/11/2019 04:54. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Judges Scientific plc is a group involved in the buy and build of scientific instrument businesses. The Group currently consists of 16 businesses acquired since it was re-admitted to AIM in 2005. The acquired companies are primarily UK-based with products sold worldwide to a diverse range of markets including: higher education institutions, the scientific communities, manufacturers and regulatory authorities. The UK is a recognised centre of excellence for scientific instruments. The Group has received five Queens' awards for innovation and export. Judges Scientific maintains a policy to selectively acquire businesses that generate sustainable profits and cash. Shareholder returns are created through the reduction of debt, payment of increasing dividends and through organic growth which the Group encourages by creating an environment for businesses to thrive in, with support and advice for entity management teams.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/12/2018

Turnover
£77.87m
Operating Profit
£10.69m
Dividend Yield
0.92
Dividend Per Share
40.00
Dividend Cover
3.20
P/E Ratio
34.18

Key Personnel

David Elie Cicurel
Chief Executive
Mark Stephen Lavelle
Chief Operating Officer
Bradley Leonard Ormsby
Finance Director
Alexander Robert Hambro
Non-Executive Chairman
Charles John Arthur Holroyd
Non-Executive Director
Ralph Julian Elman
Non-Executive Director
Ralph Leslie Cohen
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
JDG
ISIN
GB0032398678
Shares in Issue
6,222,291
Market cap
£292.45m

Analyst Views (1)

Strong Buy
 
100.00%
Buy
 
0.00%
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
0.00p
Bid Price
4800.00p
Ask Price
4930.00p
Volume
0
Change Today
0.00p
% Change Today
0.00%
Open
0.00p
Previous Close
4865.00p
Intraday High
0.00p
Intraday Low
0.00p
52 Week High
4740.00p
52 Week Low
2100.00p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Judges Scientific Intra-day Chart

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Tangible Assets
5.5
5.3
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
20.0
23.7
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
0.7
0.7
Total Non-Current Assets
26.3
29.7
Inventory
10.5
10.4
Trade & Receivables
13.2
11.8
Cash & Receivables
15.7
10.7
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
0.0
0.0
Total Assets
65.7
62.6

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Short Term Liabilities
19.2
19.0
Long Term Liabilities
15.3
19.0
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
34.5
38.0

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Net Assets
31.2
24.7

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Share Capital
0.3
0.3
Minority Interests
0.6
1.1
Retained Earnings
13.1
6.7
Share Premium Account
15.2
14.5
Other Equity
2.1
2.1
Total Equity
31.2
24.7

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Cashflow from Operating Activities
12.8
10.5
Cashflow Before Financing
11.3
2.7
Increase / Decrease in Cash
5.0
2.8

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Turnover
77.9
71.4
Cost of Sales
0.0
0.0
Gross Profit
0.0
0.0
Operating Profit
10.7
5.7
Pre-Tax Profit
10.2
5.1
Profit / Loss for the Year
9.1
4.7

Dividend History

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H1 Dividend
03 Oct 2019
01 Nov 2019
H2 Dividend
06 Jun 2019
05 Jul 2019
H1 Dividend
04 Oct 2018
02 Nov 2018
H2 Dividend
07 Jun 2018
06 Jul 2018
H1 Dividend
05 Oct 2017
03 Nov 2017
H2 Dividend
08 Jun 2017
07 Jul 2017
H1 Dividend
06 Oct 2016
04 Nov 2016
H2 Dividend
09 Jun 2016
08 Jul 2016
H1 Dividend
03 Mar 2016
22 Mar 2016
H1 Dividend
08 Oct 2015
06 Nov 2015
H2 Dividend
11 Jun 2015
10 Jul 2015
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