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Current Price 394.30p Bid 350.00p Ask 1000.00p Change 1.31%
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Company Overview

Micro Focus is a provider of management software. It provides software solutions for assessing, managing and modernizing existing applications.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/10/2019

Revenue
$3,348.40m
Operating Profit/Loss
$221.70m
Dividend yield (%)
4.40
Total dividend for year
$n/a
Dividend cover
-0.08
P/E Ratio
n/a

Key Personnel

Stephen Murdoch
Chief Executive Officer
Brian McArthur-Muscroft
Chief Financial Officer

Stock Details

EPIC
MCRO
ISIN
GB00BJ1F4N75
Shares in Issue
333.94m
Market cap
£1,316.71m
Sector

Analyst Views (13)

Strong Buy
 
30.77%
Buy
 
0%
Hold
 
46.15%
Sell
 
7.69%
Strong Sell
 
15.38%
This information is provided by Web Financial Group (UK) Limited. It is subject to change without notice and doesn't reflect view held by Redmayne Bentley and is not advice.

Price Summary

Mid Price
394.30p
Bid Price
350.00p
Ask Price
1,000.00p
Volume
1,657,026
Change Today
5.10p
% Change Today
1.31%
Open
388.90p
Previous Close
394.30p
Intraday High
394.30p
Intraday Low
365.05p
52 Week High
2,160.00p
52 Week Low
311.65p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Micro Focus International News

Micro Focus scraps dividend to help deal with potential Covid-19 impact 18 Mar 2020 | 07:46 Monday broker round-up 24 Feb 2020 | 12:56 Citi slashes Micro Focus target price 24 Feb 2020 | 12:39 Director dealings: Centralnic director sells some shares 07 Feb 2020 | 17:06 Micro Focus FY profit declines, chairman heads for the exit 04 Feb 2020 | 11:55 London close: Stocks jump on positive macro data and WHO decision 24 Jan 2020 | 17:56 FTSE 250 movers: Virgin Money soars, Future falters 28 Nov 2019 | 15:37 Micro Focus ends year in line with revenue and earnings guidance 20 Nov 2019 | 09:07 Tuesday broker round-up 05 Nov 2019 | 12:29 Open Text pours cold water on Micro Focus acquisition rumours 21 Oct 2019 | 08:10 Micro Focus warns on revenues; to start strategic review 29 Aug 2019 | 07:39 Director dealings: Micro Focus chairman halves stake 15 Jul 2019 | 16:29 Micro Focus slumps as chairman dumps shares 15 Jul 2019 | 09:55 Tuesday preview: US jobs market, Micro Focus in the spotlight 08 Jul 2019 | 18:17 Micro Focus maintains interim guidance as it carries out return of value 16 May 2019 | 08:00 Barclays downgrades Micro Focus to 'equal weight' following share price recovery 12 Apr 2019 | 16:58 Micro Focus reiterates expectations for slower revenue decline 29 Mar 2019 | 08:04 Brian McArthur-Muscroft begins as finance chief at Micro Focus 21 Feb 2019 | 08:29 Micro Focus bounces as it gets on top of HPE integration 14 Feb 2019 | 11:55 Cazenove hikes Micro Focus target over big SUSE windfall 17 Dec 2018 | 15:45 Micro Focus rallies on Goldman upgrade 14 Nov 2018 | 09:43 Micro Focus appoints new CFO as sales back on track 05 Nov 2018 | 09:35 Micro Focus starts share buyback programme 29 Aug 2018 | 08:05 Revenue declines slow as Micro Focus lags behind HPE integration plan 11 Jul 2018 | 08:10 Wednesday broker round-up 04 Jul 2018 | 14:05

Income Statement

Year End Date
31 Oct 2019
31 Oct 2018
 
$ (M)
$ (M)
Continuing Operations
Revenue
3,348.40
4,754.40
Operating Profit/Loss
221.70
376.80
Net Interest
-255.80
-342.70
Pre-Tax Profit
-34.10
34.10
Profit After Tax from continuing operations
-18.10
707.20
Discontinued Operations
Profit After Tax
1,487.20
76.90
Profit/Loss for the Year
1,469.10
784.10
Attributable to:
Equity Holders of Parent Company
1,468.80
784.00
Minority Interests
0.30
0.10
Total Dividend Paid
$n/a
$1.5126
Retained Profit/(Loss) for the Financial Year
n/a
n/a

Earnings per Share

Year End Date
31 Oct 2019
31 Oct 2018
Basic
-4.87c
120.94c
Diluted
-4.87c
117.62c
Adjusted
388.50c
134.10c
Dividend per Share
$n/a
$1.5126

Assets

Year End Date
31 Oct 2019
31 Oct 2018
 
$ (M)
$ (M)
Non-Current Assets
Property, Plant & Equipment
140.50
144.30
Intangible Assets
12,613.60
13,434.30
Investment Properties
n/a
n/a
Investments
n/a
n/a
Other Financial Assets
n/a
n/a
Other Non-Current Assets
92.60
141.90
Current Assets
Inventories
0.10
0.20
Trade & Other Receivables
1,073.00
1,296.50
Cash at Bank & In Hand
355.70
620.90
Current Asset Investments
n/a
n/a
Other Current Assets
19.30
n/a
Other Assets
n/a
1,142.50
Total Assets
14,294.80
16,780.60

Liabilities

Year End Date
31 Oct 2019
31 Oct 2018
 
$ (M)
$ (M)
Current Liabilities
Borrowings
11.80
17.30
Other Current Liabilities
1,790.20
1,993.10
Total Current Liabilities
1,802.00
2,010.40
Non-Current Liabilities
Borrowings
4,682.40
4,857.10
Provisions
1,036.20
1,205.90
Other Non-Current Liabilities
497.90
477.50
Total Non-Current Liabilities
6,216.50
6,540.50
Other Liabilities
n/a
437.70
Total Liabilities
8,018.50
8,988.60

Net Assets

Year End Date
31 Oct 2019
31 Oct 2018
 
$ (M)
$ (M)
Net Assets
6,276.30
7,792.00

Capital & Reserves

Year End Date
31 Oct 2019
31 Oct 2018
 
$ (M)
$ (M)
Share Capital
47.20
65.80
Share Premium Account
44.00
41.00
Other Reserves
3,933.10
4,409.00
Retained Earnings
2,250.70
3,275.20
Shareholders Funds
6,275.00
7,791.00
Minority Interests/Other Equity
1.30
1.00
Total Equity
6,276.30
7,792.00

Dividend History

Type
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
Payment
Interim
05 Sep 2019
30 Sep 2019
58.33¢
Final
28 Feb 2019
05 Apr 2019
58.33¢
2nd Interim
02 Aug 2018
24 Aug 2018
58.33¢
Interim
18 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
34.60¢
Final
03 Aug 2017
25 Aug 2017
58.33¢
Interim
05 Jan 2017
27 Jan 2017
29.73¢
Final
01 Sep 2016
07 Oct 2016
49.74¢
Interim
31 Dec 2015
22 Jan 2016
16.94¢
Interim
02 Jan 2015
23 Jan 2015
15.40¢

Dividend Metrics

Year End Date
31 Oct 2019
31 Oct 2018
Dividend growth
-42.00%
71.77%
Dividend yield
4.40%
6.70%
Dividend cover
-0.08
1.20
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