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National Express Group

Current Price 348.90p Bid 348.20p Ask 348.40p Change 0.58%
Last Updated: 24/02/2018 10:23. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

National Express Group is a leading international public transport group, listed on the London Stock Exchange in December 1992. Our 43,000 employees are committed to improving the safety, quality and value for money of all our services. We invest in all aspects of our businesses to provide services that passengers want to use, thereby maximising the use of public transport systems.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/12/2016

Turnover
£2,103.70m
Operating Profit
£185.20m
Dividend Yield
3.68
Dividend Per Share
12.28
Dividend Cover
1.82
P/E Ratio
14.98

Key Personnel

Dean Kendal Finch
Chief Executive
Christopher Mark Davies
Group Finance Director
Sir John Alexander Armitt
Non-Executive Chairman
Jorge Cosmen
Non-Executive Dep Chairman
Dr Ashley Caroline Steel
Non-Executive Director
Michael James Edward McKeon
Non-Executive Director
Matthew Crummack
Non-Executive Director
Joaquin Ayuso
Non-Executive Director
Jane Sarah May Kingston
Non-Executive Director
Christian Ernst Muntwyler
Non-Executive Director
Elliot Gene Sander
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
NEX
ISIN
GB0006215205
Shares in Issue
511,738,648
Market cap
£1,763.45m

Analyst Views (2)

Strong Buy
 
100.00%
Buy
 
0.00%
Hold
 
0.00%
Sell
 
0.00%
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
348.40p
Bid Price
348.20p
Ask Price
348.40p
Volume
355256
Change Today
2.00p
% Change Today
0.58%
Open
345.20p
Previous Close
348.40p
Intraday High
354.60p
Intraday Low
345.20p
52 Week High
391.00p
52 Week Low
333.50p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

National Express Group Intra-day Chart

National Express Group News

News in this section is provided by MoneyAM

National Express outlines US tax change benefit 16 Jan 2018 | 07:42 Director Deals - National Express Group PLC (NEX) 15 Dec 2017 | 15:10 FTSE resilient despite spike in sterling 04 Dec 2017 | 16:49 US tax cut approval in Senate pushes FTSE higher 04 Dec 2017 | 11:52 National Express makes acquisitions, affirms guidance 04 Dec 2017 | 07:18 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on National Express Group PLC 31 Oct 2017 | 11:30 Return of the dollar driver for large caps 26 Oct 2017 | 16:41 FTSE rises on strong dollar 26 Oct 2017 | 11:47 National Express 3Q profit up 12.3% 26 Oct 2017 | 07:22 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on National Express Group PLC 20 Sep 2017 | 09:40 Director Deals - National Express Group PLC (NEX) 19 Sep 2017 | 15:10 Director Deals - National Express Group PLC (NEX) 04 Sep 2017 | 16:35 National Express lifts divi after profit increase 27 Jul 2017 | 10:01 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on National Express Group PLC 24 May 2017 | 11:30 Director Deals - National Express Group PLC (NEX) 15 May 2017 | 16:50 National Express maintains strong momentum into 2017 10 May 2017 | 07:20 FLASH: National Express maintains strong momentum into 2017 10 May 2017 | 07:06 Broker Forecast - HSBC issues a broker note on National Express Group PLC 28 Apr 2017 | 12:10 Broker Forecast - RBC Capital Markets issues a broker note on National Express Group PLC 05 Apr 2017 | 12:30 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on National Express Group PLC 13 Mar 2017 | 10:20 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on National Express Group PLC 02 Mar 2017 | 10:40 Broker views: Transport, roller coasters and property websites 27 Feb 2017 | 15:17 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on National Express Group PLC 27 Feb 2017 | 10:00 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on National Express Group PLC 24 Feb 2017 | 12:40 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on National Express Group PLC 24 Feb 2017 | 09:30

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2016
31 Dec 2015
Tangible Assets
983.6
801.1
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
1,548.6
1,240.7
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
163.6
114.1
Total Non-Current Assets
2,695.8
2,155.9
Inventory
25.0
22.5
Trade & Receivables
302.7
241.9
Cash & Receivables
318.1
60.4
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
93.3
3.8
Total Assets
3,434.9
2,484.5

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2016
31 Dec 2015
Short Term Liabilities
1,194.5
697.3
Long Term Liabilities
1,114.9
956.1
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
2,309.4
1,653.4

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2016
31 Dec 2015
Net Assets
1,125.5
831.1

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2016
31 Dec 2015
Share Capital
25.6
25.6
Minority Interests
18.7
14.9
Retained Earnings
362.0
345.6
Share Premium Account
532.7
532.7
Other Equity
186.5
-87.7
Total Equity
1,125.5
831.1

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2016
31 Dec 2015
Cashflow from Operating Activities
316.6
252.9
Cashflow Before Financing
118.9
78.8
Increase / Decrease in Cash
257.8
83.7

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2016
31 Dec 2015
Turnover
2,103.7
1,919.8
Cost of Sales
0.0
0.0
Gross Profit
0.0
0.0
Operating Profit
185.2
167.8
Pre-Tax Profit
136.3
124.4
Profit / Loss for the Year
120.0
109.1

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H1 Dividend
31 Aug 2017
22 Sep 2017
H2 Dividend
27 Apr 2017
19 May 2017
H1 Dividend
01 Sep 2016
23 Sep 2016
H2 Dividend
28 Apr 2016
20 May 2016
H1 Dividend
03 Sep 2015
25 Sep 2015
H2 Dividend
30 Apr 2015
22 May 2015
H1 Dividend
03 Sep 2014
19 Sep 2014
H2 Dividend
30 Apr 2014
23 May 2014
H1 Dividend
04 Sep 2013
20 Sep 2013
H2 Dividend
24 Apr 2013
17 May 2013
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