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Micro Focus International

Current Price 1741.50p Bid 1740.50p Ask 1741.50p Change 3.63%
Last Updated: 18/02/2019 11:55. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Micro Focus International plc is a leading global enterprise software company uniquely positioned to help customers extend existing investments while embracing new technologies in a world of Hybrid IT. Micro Focus Product Portfolios are Micro Focus and SUSE. Providing customers with a world-class portfolio of enterprise-grade scalable solutions with analytics built-in, Micro Focus delivers customer-centred innovation across DevOps, Hybrid IT, Security and Risk Management, and Predictive Analytics.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/10/2018

Turnover
£3,684.32m
Operating Profit
£190.43m
Dividend Yield
3.85
Dividend Per Share
100.84
Dividend Cover
1.73
P/E Ratio
9.64

Key Personnel

Stephen Edward Murdoch
Chief Executive Officer
Christopher John Kennedy
Chief Financial Officer
Kevin Loosemore
Executive Chairman
Nils Brauckmann
Executive Director
Richard Charles Atkins
Non-Executive Director
Amanda Victoria Brown
Non-Executive Director
Lawton Wehle Fitt
Non-Executive Director
Karen Slatford
Non-Executive Director
Silke Christina Scheiber
Non-Executive Director
Darren Roos
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
MCRO
ISIN
GB00BD8YWM01
Shares in Issue
414,307,938
Market cap
£6,960.37m

Analyst Views (5)

Strong Buy
 
40.00%
Buy
 
0.00%
Hold
 
40.00%
Sell
 
20.00%
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
1741.00p
Bid Price
1740.50p
Ask Price
1741.50p
Volume
811841
Change Today
61.00p
% Change Today
3.63%
Open
1696.50p
Previous Close
1680.00p
Intraday High
1744.00p
Intraday Low
1672.00p
52 Week High
2127.00p
52 Week Low
782.20p
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 - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Micro Focus International PLC 15 Feb 2019 | 10:50 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Micro Focus International PLC 15 Feb 2019 | 10:40 Pound weakens as another Brexit vote looms 14 Feb 2019 | 16:50 Strong earnings and trade hopes push FTSE above 7,200 14 Feb 2019 | 12:13 UK stocks edge higher ahead of fresh Brexit debates 14 Feb 2019 | 09:42 Micro Focus International's revenue beats guidance 14 Feb 2019 | 08:00 Broker Forecast - Goldman Sachs issues a broker note on Micro Focus International PLC 28 Jan 2019 | 11:40 Broker Forecast - UBS issues a broker note on Micro Focus International PLC 11 Jan 2019 | 15:10 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Micro Focus International PLC 10 Jan 2019 | 15:10 FTSE gains momentum on oil price rally 05 Nov 2018 | 16:50 UK stocks trade higher after soft UK services PMI 05 Nov 2018 | 12:01 UK stocks open 0.2% weaker; pound strengthens on Brexit progress 05 Nov 2018 | 09:01 Micro Focus revenue seen falling at better end of guidance range; CFO to leave 05 Nov 2018 | 07:15 Director Deals - Micro Focus International PLC (MCRO) 07 Sep 2018 | 11:10 Director Deals - Micro Focus International PLC (MCRO) 05 Sep 2018 | 17:45 FTSE falls as pound rises on potential breakthrough in Brexit negotiations 29 Aug 2018 | 16:48 Miners and Shell drag FTSE lower 29 Aug 2018 | 11:53 UK stocks eke out small gains, led by utilities 29 Aug 2018 | 09:08 Micro Focus commences first $200m tranche of buy-back programme 29 Aug 2018 | 07:08 Broker Forecast - UBS issues a broker note on Micro Focus International PLC 17 Jul 2018 | 10:40 Broker Forecast - Citigroup issues a broker note on Micro Focus International PLC 12 Jul 2018 | 09:50 FTSE plummets on latest Trump tariff threat 11 Jul 2018 | 11:50 Micro Focus International swings to loss after HP headaches 11 Jul 2018 | 07:17 Broker Forecast - Citigroup issues a broker note on Micro Focus International PLC 09 Jul 2018 | 08:20 FTSE struggles on trade concerns 02 Jul 2018 | 16:57 FTSE falls on political tensions in Germany and trade war fears 02 Jul 2018 | 12:00 UK stocks open 1.0% lower as trade tensions brew 02 Jul 2018 | 09:05 Micro Focus International sells Suse unit to EQT fund for $2.54bn 02 Jul 2018 | 07:31 FTSE holds on to gains as US stocks recover ground 16 May 2018 | 16:39 Sterling's slide helps UK stocks brush off US weakness 16 May 2018 | 11:59

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
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
H2 Dividend
03 Sep 2014
03 Oct 2014
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