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Current Price 93.17p Bid 93.20p Ask 93.25p Change -0.80%
Last Updated: 18/08/2018 21:11. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Marston's plc (formerly Wolverhampton & Dudley Breweries plc) is a leading pub operator and independent brewer. It has an estate of 1,568 pubs situated nationally, comprising managed, franchised and leased pubs. It is the UK's leading brewer of premium cask and packaged ales, including Marston's Pedigree, Wainwright, Lancaster Bomber and Hobgoblin. The beer portfolio also includes Banks's, Jennings, Wychwood, Ringwood, Brakspear and Mansfield beers. Following the acquisition of CWBB, Marston's has added Bombardier, Courage and McEwan's to its brand portfolio most recently, as well as a range of licensed brands including Young's, Founders and Estrella Damm.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 30/09/2017

Turnover
£1,011.30m
Operating Profit
£170.40m
Dividend Yield
7.98
Dividend Per Share
7.50
Dividend Cover
1.89
P/E Ratio
6.62

Key Personnel

Ralph Graham Findlay
Chief Executive
Andrew Adonis Andrea
Group Finance Director
Catherine Janet Glickman
Non-Executive Director
Edward Matthew Giles Roberts
Non-Executive Director
Robin Rowland
Non-Executive Director
Carolyn Jane Bradley
Non-Executive Int Chairman

Stock Details

EPIC
MARS
ISIN
GB00B1JQDM80
Shares in Issue
660,362,194
Market cap
£620.74m

Analyst Views (6)

Strong Buy
 
50.00%
Buy
 
16.67%
Hold
 
16.67%
Sell
 
16.67%
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
93.25p
Bid Price
93.20p
Ask Price
93.25p
Volume
1443573
Change Today
-0.75p
% Change Today
-0.80%
Open
93.90p
Previous Close
93.25p
Intraday High
94.70p
Intraday Low
92.13p
52 Week High
121.30p
52 Week Low
90.90p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Marston's Intra-day Chart

Marston's News

News in this section is provided by MoneyAM

Director Deals - Marston's PLC (MARS) 02 Jul 2018 | 10:10 Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Marston's PLC 07 Jun 2018 | 12:40 Director Deals - Marston's PLC (MARS) 23 May 2018 | 16:25 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Marston's PLC 18 May 2018 | 08:50 Marston's swings to loss after writing down value of pubs 16 May 2018 | 07:09 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Marston's PLC 04 May 2018 | 13:40 Broker Forecast - HSBC issues a broker note on Marston's PLC 16 Feb 2018 | 09:10 Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Marston's PLC 23 Jan 2018 | 15:40 Marston's says sales, profits rising 23 Jan 2018 | 07:21 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Marston's PLC 08 Jan 2018 | 11:30 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Marston's PLC 12 Dec 2017 | 09:30 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Marston's PLC 05 Dec 2017 | 08:30 FTSE slumps on stronger sterling 30 Nov 2017 | 16:51 Broker Forecast - N+1 Singer issues a broker note on Marston's PLC 30 Nov 2017 | 13:20 FTSE rises as stronger utilities offset weak housebuilders 30 Nov 2017 | 11:49 FTSE 100 extends losses 30 Nov 2017 | 08:41 Marston's underlying pre-tax profit grows 2.9% 30 Nov 2017 | 07:15 Marston's director to stand down 27 Nov 2017 | 07:09 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Marston's PLC 25 Oct 2017 | 08:40 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Marston's PLC 18 Oct 2017 | 09:30 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Marston's PLC 11 Oct 2017 | 08:10 Strong banks and consumer giants lift FTSE 10 Oct 2017 | 16:48 Banking rally supports FTSE gains 10 Oct 2017 | 11:57 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Marston's PLC 10 Oct 2017 | 10:10 Marston's sales, profits rise 10 Oct 2017 | 07:34 Director Deals - Marston's PLC (MARS) 29 Sep 2017 | 11:55 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Marston's PLC 27 Sep 2017 | 13:00 Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Marston's PLC 15 Sep 2017 | 15:40 Director Deals - Marston's PLC (MARS) 08 Sep 2017 | 14:50 Marston's Peter Dalzell to step down 05 Sep 2017 | 13:54

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Sep 2017
01 Oct 2016
Tangible Assets
2,360.7
2,199.4
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
297.9
264.8
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
10.9
27.1
Total Non-Current Assets
2,669.5
2,491.3
Inventory
40.2
28.7
Trade & Receivables
108.4
85.0
Cash & Receivables
54.6
185.6
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
122.7
6.6
Total Assets
2,995.4
2,797.2

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Sep 2017
01 Oct 2016
Short Term Liabilities
440.4
413.4
Long Term Liabilities
1,623.6
1,631.7
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
2,064.0
2,045.1

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Sep 2017
01 Oct 2016
Net Assets
931.4
752.1

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Sep 2017
01 Oct 2016
Share Capital
48.7
44.4
Minority Interests
0.0
0.0
Retained Earnings
85.0
23.2
Share Premium Account
334.0
334.0
Other Equity
463.7
350.5
Total Equity
931.4
752.1

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Sep 2017
01 Oct 2016
Cashflow from Operating Activities
213.6
182.8
Cashflow Before Financing
-131.0
87.4
Increase / Decrease in Cash
-131.0
1.2

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Sep 2017
01 Oct 2016
Turnover
1,011.3
937.3
Cost of Sales
0.0
0.0
Gross Profit
0.0
0.0
Operating Profit
170.4
163.9
Pre-Tax Profit
100.3
80.8
Profit / Loss for the Year
84.7
73.0

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H1 Dividend
24 May 2018
03 Jul 2018
H2 Dividend
14 Dec 2017
29 Jan 2018
H1 Dividend
25 May 2017
04 Jul 2017
H2 Dividend
15 Dec 2016
30 Jan 2017
H1 Dividend
26 May 2016
05 Jul 2016
H2 Dividend
17 Dec 2015
01 Feb 2016
H1 Dividend
28 May 2015
07 Jul 2015
H2 Dividend
18 Dec 2014
02 Feb 2015
H1 Dividend
28 May 2014
08 Jul 2014
H2 Dividend
18 Dec 2013
03 Feb 2014
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