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Current Price 94.66p Bid 92.80p Ask 93.50p Change -3.21%
Last Updated: 16/11/2018 18:03. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Lookers plc is one of the leading multi-franchise motor retail groups in the UK, operating a network of more than 100 dealerships, vehicle servicing and parts distribution facilities. The Company, headquartered in Manchester, represents 13 volume manufacturers and 10 premium manufacturers, with the majority of its sites being located in the North West and Northern Ireland. It has particularly well established relationships with certain manufacturers such as PAG (which includes Aston Martin, Jaguar, Land Rover and Volvo), Vauxhall and Renault on behalf of whom it operates 15, 17 and 13 franchises respectively. Other key marques include Bentley, Ferrari, Honda, Maserati, Nissan, Toyota and Volkswagen.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/12/2017

Turnover
£4,696.30m
Operating Profit
£77.40m
Dividend Yield
4.10
Dividend Per Share
3.89
Dividend Cover
3.05
P/E Ratio
8.01

Key Personnel

Andrew Campbell Bruce
Chief Executive Officer
Nigel John McMinn
Chief Operating Officer
Robin Anthony Gregson
Group Finance Director
Philip Michael White
Non-Executive Chairman
Richard Scott Walker
Non-Executive Director
Stuart Robin Counsell
Non-Executive Director
Sally Joanne Cabrini
Non-Executive Director
Douglas Charles Antony Bramall
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
LOOK
ISIN
GB00B17MMZ46
Shares in Issue
391,087,050
Market cap
£377.79m

Analyst Views (2)

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
93.50p
Bid Price
92.80p
Ask Price
93.50p
Volume
501683
Change Today
-3.10p
% Change Today
-3.21%
Open
88.86p
Previous Close
93.50p
Intraday High
96.10p
Intraday Low
88.86p
52 Week High
113.60p
52 Week Low
78.50p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Lookers Intra-day Chart

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Tangible Assets
342.0
319.1
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
221.2
217.4
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
0.0
0.0
Total Non-Current Assets
563.2
536.5
Inventory
984.1
839.4
Trade & Receivables
242.1
225.0
Cash & Receivables
45.3
39.8
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
60.9
67.1
Total Assets
1,895.6
1,707.8

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Short Term Liabilities
1,294.2
1,130.3
Long Term Liabilities
216.4
235.8
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
1,510.6
1,366.1

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Net Assets
385.0
341.7

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Share Capital
19.9
19.8
Minority Interests
0.0
0.0
Retained Earnings
272.1
229.6
Share Premium Account
78.4
77.7
Other Equity
14.6
14.6
Total Equity
385.0
341.7

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Cashflow from Operating Activities
37.8
99.4
Cashflow Before Financing
-9.7
101.7
Increase / Decrease in Cash
-36.4
92.3

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Turnover
4,696.3
4,281.7
Cost of Sales
4,192.2
3,777.5
Gross Profit
504.1
504.2
Operating Profit
77.4
113.5
Pre-Tax Profit
58.4
91.8
Profit / Loss for the Year
47.9
81.3

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H1 Dividend
18 Oct 2018
23 Nov 2018
H2 Dividend
03 May 2018
31 May 2018
H1 Dividend
26 Oct 2017
24 Nov 2017
H2 Dividend
04 May 2017
31 May 2017
H1 Dividend
27 Oct 2016
25 Nov 2016
H2 Dividend
05 May 2016
03 Jun 2016
H1 Dividend
29 Oct 2015
27 Nov 2015
H2 Dividend
30 Apr 2015
05 Jun 2015
H1 Dividend
30 Oct 2014
28 Nov 2014
H2 Dividend
23 Apr 2014
04 Jun 2014
H1 Dividend
30 Oct 2013
29 Nov 2013
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