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Current Price 1057.55p Bid 1059.40p Ask 1059.80p Change -4.46%
Last Updated: 13/11/2019 19:42. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Micro Focus International plc is a global enterprise software company supporting the technology needs and challenges of the Global 2000. Its solutions help organizations leverage existing IT investments, enterprise applications and emerging technologies to address complex, rapidly evolving business requirements while protecting corporate information at all times. Its product portfolios are Security, IT Operations Management, Application Delivery Management, Information Management & Governance and Application Modernization & Connectivity.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/10/2018

Turnover
£3,684.32m
Operating Profit
£190.43m
Dividend Yield
7.08
Dividend Per Share
100.84
Dividend Cover
1.73
P/E Ratio
6.36

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
333,382,423
Market cap
£3,696.54m
Sector

Analyst Views (4)

Strong Buy
 
25.00%
Buy
 
0.00%
Hold
 
50.00%
Sell
 
25.00%
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
1059.40p
Bid Price
1059.40p
Ask Price
1059.80p
Volume
759180
Change Today
-49.40p
% Change Today
-4.46%
Open
1094.00p
Previous Close
1059.40p
Intraday High
1102.60p
Intraday Low
1056.80p
52 Week High
2174.50p
52 Week Low
998.00p
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 - 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 Powell boost fades as FTSE closes flat 10 Jul 2019 | 16:37 Tight-lipped Powell keeps markets guessing on rates 09 Jul 2019 | 16:37 FTSE claws back some ground by lunchtime 09 Jul 2019 | 12:07 UK stocks open 0.2% lower as rate cut hopes fade 09 Jul 2019 | 08:57 Micro Focus International profit boosted by sale of enterprise software business 09 Jul 2019 | 07:20 Broker Forecast - Goldman Sachs issues a broker note on Micro Focus International PLC 28 May 2019 | 10:40 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Micro Focus International PLC 12 Apr 2019 | 10:10 Director Deals - Micro Focus International PLC (MCRO) 05 Apr 2019 | 16:20 Director Deals - Micro Focus International PLC (MCRO) 05 Apr 2019 | 16:20 Director Deals - Micro Focus International PLC (MCRO) 01 Apr 2019 | 17:35 Director Deals - Micro Focus International PLC (MCRO) 01 Apr 2019 | 17:35 Director Deals - Micro Focus International PLC (MCRO) 01 Apr 2019 | 17:30 Director Deals - Micro Focus International PLC (MCRO) 01 Apr 2019 | 17:30 Broker Forecast - Goldman Sachs issues a broker note on Micro Focus International PLC 14 Mar 2019 | 11:40 Broker Forecast - UBS issues a broker note on Micro Focus International PLC 14 Mar 2019 | 11:00 Brian McArthur-Muscroft joins Micro Focus as chief financial officer 21 Feb 2019 | 07:19

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Oct 2018
30 Apr 2017
Tangible Assets
144.3
41.0
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
13,434.4
3,918.0
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
141.9
244.8
Total Non-Current Assets
13,720.5
4,203.8
Inventory
0.2
0.1
Trade & Receivables
1,272.0
289.5
Cash & Receivables
620.9
151.0
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
1,167.0
1.6
Total Assets
16,780.6
4,646.0

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Oct 2018
30 Apr 2017
Short Term Liabilities
2,010.4
944.7
Long Term Liabilities
6,540.5
2,087.8
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
437.7
0.0
Total Liabilities
8,988.6
3,032.5

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Oct 2018
30 Apr 2017
Net Assets
7,792.0
1,613.5

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Oct 2018
30 Apr 2017
Share Capital
65.8
39.7
Minority Interests
1.0
1.0
Retained Earnings
3,275.2
902.2
Share Premium Account
41.0
192.2
Other Equity
4,408.9
478.5
Total Equity
7,792.0
1,613.5

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Oct 2018
30 Apr 2017
Cashflow from Operating Activities
921.9
452.4
Cashflow Before Financing
1,100.6
-137.4
Increase / Decrease in Cash
472.8
-516.2

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Oct 2018
30 Apr 2017
Turnover
3,684.3
1,380.7
Cost of Sales
995.3
237.2
Gross Profit
2,689.0
1,143.5
Operating Profit
190.4
293.4
Pre-Tax Profit
-78.5
196.3
Profit / Loss for the Year
677.5
157.8

Dividend History

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
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
H1 Dividend
01 Jan 2015
23 Jan 2015
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