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Micro Focus International

Current Price 786.59p Bid 789.10p Ask 789.70p Change -1.44%
Last Updated: 21/02/2020 20:59. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Micro Focus International plc is an enterprise software Company supporting the technology needs and challenges of customers globally. Its solutions help organisations leverage existing IT investments, enterprise applications and emerging technologies to address complex, rapidly evolving business requirements while protecting corporate information at all times. Within the Micro Focus Product Portfolio are the following product groups: Application Modernisation & Connectivity, Application Delivery Management, IT Operations Management, Security, and Information Management & Governance.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/10/2019

Turnover
£3,348.40m
Operating Profit
£221.70m
Dividend Yield
11.27
Dividend Per Share
116.66
Dividend Cover
3.33
P/E Ratio
2.06

Key Personnel

Stephen Edward Murdoch
Chief Executive Officer
Brian David McArthur-Muscroft
Chief Financial Officer
Kevin Loosemore
Executive Chairman
Richard Charles Atkins
Non-Executive Director
Karen Slatford
Non-Executive Director
Silke Christina Scheiber
Non-Executive Director
Darren Roos
Non-Executive Director
Lawton Wehle Fitt
Non-Executive Director
Amanda Victoria Brown
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
MCRO
ISIN
GB00BJ1F4N75
Shares in Issue
333,416,851
Market cap
£2,671.34m
Sector

Analyst Views (7)

Strong Buy
 
0.00%
Buy
 
14.29%
Hold
 
71.43%
Sell
 
14.29%
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
789.70p
Bid Price
789.10p
Ask Price
789.70p
Volume
2315151
Change Today
-11.50p
% Change Today
-1.44%
Open
788.50p
Previous Close
789.70p
Intraday High
807.90p
Intraday Low
780.60p
52 Week High
2174.50p
52 Week Low
731.70p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Micro Focus International Intra-day Chart

Micro Focus International News

News in this section is provided by AJ Bell

Broker Forecast - UBS issues a broker note on Micro Focus International PLC 20 Feb 2020 | 12:20 Micro Focus International launches $1.44bn debt refinancing 19 Feb 2020 | 13:09 Director Deals - Micro Focus International PLC (MCRO) 07 Feb 2020 | 09:00 Director Deals - Micro Focus International PLC (MCRO) 07 Feb 2020 | 09:00 Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on Micro Focus International PLC 06 Feb 2020 | 10:20 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on Micro Focus International PLC 05 Feb 2020 | 15:30 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Micro Focus International PLC 05 Feb 2020 | 15:20 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Micro Focus International PLC 05 Feb 2020 | 11:10 UK stocks make strong gains 04 Feb 2020 | 16:37 UK stocks hold early gains 04 Feb 2020 | 12:21 FTSE surges 1.5% as coronavirus fears ease; BP impresses 04 Feb 2020 | 09:02 Micro Focus International earnings disappoint; chairman stands down 04 Feb 2020 | 07:41 Broker Forecast - Goldman Sachs issues a broker note on Micro Focus International PLC 24 Jan 2020 | 08:50 UK stocks regain some losses by the close but still finish in the red 20 Nov 2019 | 16:33 UK stocks extend losses at midday 20 Nov 2019 | 12:01 Micro Focus International says trading in line with recently revised guidance 20 Nov 2019 | 07:12 Broker Forecast - Goldman Sachs issues a broker note on Micro Focus International PLC 05 Nov 2019 | 13:00 UK markets get US open boost to close up despite Brexit debate dragging on sentiment 21 Oct 2019 | 16:51 UK markets give up early gains as Brexit debate continues to drag on sentiment 21 Oct 2019 | 12:19 UK stocks open 0.6% higher after key Brexit vote delayed 21 Oct 2019 | 08:55 Open Text says not considering takeover bid for Micro Focus International 21 Oct 2019 | 08:37 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Micro Focus International PLC 10 Oct 2019 | 10:00 Broker Forecast - UBS issues a broker note on Micro Focus International PLC 03 Sep 2019 | 12:30 FTSE firms thanks to sterling weakness boost 29 Aug 2019 | 16:46 FTSE boosted by sterling weakness 29 Aug 2019 | 11:51 UK stocks lifted by sterling weakness 29 Aug 2019 | 09:26 Micro Focus International lowers FY revenue guidance 29 Aug 2019 | 07:23 Micro Focus International commences first $200m tranche of share buyback 17 Jul 2019 | 09:55 Micro Focus International executive chairman cuts share holding in company 15 Jul 2019 | 09:56 Director Deals - Micro Focus International PLC (MCRO) 15 Jul 2019 | 09:00

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Oct 2019
31 Oct 2018
Tangible Assets
140.5
144.3
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
12,613.6
13,434.4
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
92.6
141.9
Total Non-Current Assets
12,846.7
13,720.5
Inventory
0.1
0.2
Trade & Receivables
1,032.9
1,272.0
Cash & Receivables
355.7
620.9
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
59.4
1,167.0
Total Assets
14,294.8
16,780.6

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Oct 2019
31 Oct 2018
Short Term Liabilities
1,802.0
2,010.4
Long Term Liabilities
6,216.5
6,540.5
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
437.7
Total Liabilities
8,018.5
8,988.6

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Oct 2019
31 Oct 2018
Net Assets
6,276.3
7,792.0

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Oct 2019
31 Oct 2018
Share Capital
47.2
65.8
Minority Interests
1.3
1.0
Retained Earnings
2,250.7
3,275.2
Share Premium Account
44.0
41.0
Other Equity
3,933.1
4,408.9
Total Equity
6,276.3
7,792.0

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Oct 2019
31 Oct 2018
Cashflow from Operating Activities
661.8
921.9
Cashflow Before Financing
2,743.9
1,100.6
Increase / Decrease in Cash
-265.2
472.8

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Oct 2019
31 Oct 2018
Turnover
3,348.4
3,684.3
Cost of Sales
789.9
995.3
Gross Profit
2,558.5
2,689.0
Operating Profit
221.7
190.4
Pre-Tax Profit
-34.1
-78.5
Profit / Loss for the Year
1,469.1
677.5

Dividend History

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H2 Dividend
09 Apr 2020
07 May 2020
H1 Dividend
05 Sep 2019
30 Sep 2019
H2 Dividend
28 Feb 2019
05 Apr 2019
H1 Dividend
02 Aug 2018
24 Aug 2018
H1 Dividend
18 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
H2 Dividend
03 Aug 2017
25 Aug 2017
H1 Dividend
05 Jan 2017
27 Jan 2017
H2 Dividend
01 Sep 2016
07 Oct 2016
H1 Dividend
31 Dec 2015
22 Jan 2016
H2 Dividend
03 Sep 2015
02 Oct 2015
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