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Current Price 752.59p Bid 758.00p Ask 758.40p Change 0.93%
Last Updated: 24/02/2018 10:26. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

National Grid plc's principal activities involve the transmission and distribution of electricity and gas in Great Britain and northeastern US. The company has three main operating segements: UK Electricity Transmission: High voltage electricity transmission networks in Great Britain. UK Gas Transmission : The gas transmission network in Great Britain and UK LNG storage activities. US Regulated: Gas distribution networks, electricity distribution networks and high voltage electricity transmission networks in New York and New England and electricity generation facilities in New York. Other activities primarily relate to non-regulated businesses and other commercial operations not included within the above segments, including: UK gas metering activities; the Great Britain-France Interconnector; UK property management; a UK LNG import terminal; US LNG operations; US unregulated transmission pipelines; together with corporate activities.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/03/2017

Turnover
£15,035.00m
Operating Profit
£3,208.00m
Dividend Yield
5.97
Dividend Per Share
44.27
Dividend Cover
4.64
P/E Ratio
3.61

Key Personnel

John Mark Pettigrew
Chief Executive Officer
Lucy Nicola Shaw
Executive Director
Dean Lamont Seavers
Executive Director
Andrew Robert John Bonfield
Finance Director
Sir Peter Oliver Gershon
Non-Executive Chairman
Pierre Dufour
Non-Executive Director
Nora Mead Brownell
Non-Executive Director
Jonathan Donald Sherlock Dawson
Non-Executive Director
Therese Marie Esperdy
Non-Executive Director
Dr Paul Golby
Non-Executive Director
Ruth Maria Kelly
Non-Executive Director
Mark David Williamson
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
NG.
ISIN
GB00BDR05C01
Shares in Issue
3,373,214,779
Market cap
£25,184.42m

Analyst Views (6)

Strong Buy
 
50.00%
Buy
 
0.00%
Hold
 
50.00%
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
758.00p
Bid Price
758.00p
Ask Price
758.40p
Volume
10861992
Change Today
7.00p
% Change Today
0.93%
Open
752.10p
Previous Close
758.00p
Intraday High
760.20p
Intraday Low
751.30p
52 Week High
1097.00p
52 Week Low
733.00p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

National Grid Intra-day Chart

National Grid News

News in this section is provided by MoneyAM

Director Deals - National Grid PLC (NG.) 13 Feb 2018 | 17:15 Director Deals - National Grid PLC (NG.) 02 Feb 2018 | 16:35 National Grid expects overall US tax change impact to be neutral 02 Feb 2018 | 07:08 GDP surprise gives boost to UK-facing large caps 26 Jan 2018 | 11:42 FTSE gains as US shutdown ends 23 Jan 2018 | 11:55 National Grid "very disappointed" with Ofgem Hinkley consultation 23 Jan 2018 | 07:56 Broker Forecast - Morgan Stanley issues a broker note on National Grid PLC 22 Jan 2018 | 10:00 National Grid inks New York rate agreement 22 Jan 2018 | 07:09 Broker Forecast - Citigroup issues a broker note on National Grid PLC 17 Jan 2018 | 12:20 Director Deals - National Grid PLC (NG.) 12 Jan 2018 | 17:55 Director Deals - National Grid PLC (NG.) 12 Jan 2018 | 17:55 Broker Forecast - RBC Capital Markets issues a broker note on National Grid PLC 11 Dec 2017 | 10:20 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on National Grid PLC 07 Dec 2017 | 10:30 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on National Grid PLC 06 Dec 2017 | 10:50 National Grid to up Rhode Island rates 28 Nov 2017 | 08:23 Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on National Grid PLC 27 Nov 2017 | 08:20 FTSE 100 dips after weak Wall Street trading 09 Nov 2017 | 08:37 National Grid profits fall in first half 09 Nov 2017 | 07:51 Rentokil appoints National Grid CEO as director 06 Nov 2017 | 09:52 Broker Forecast - Macquarie issues a broker note on National Grid PLC 26 Oct 2017 | 09:10 Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on National Grid PLC 26 Sep 2017 | 08:10 Director Deals - National Grid PLC (NG.) 30 Aug 2017 | 17:05 Director Deals - National Grid PLC (NG.) 30 Aug 2017 | 17:05 Director Deals - National Grid PLC (NG.) 30 Aug 2017 | 17:05 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on National Grid PLC 17 Aug 2017 | 10:40 Director Deals - National Grid PLC (NG.) 02 Aug 2017 | 17:30 Director Deals - National Grid PLC (NG.) 02 Aug 2017 | 17:15 Director Deals - National Grid PLC (NG.) 02 Aug 2017 | 17:10 Director Deals - National Grid PLC (NG.) 02 Aug 2017 | 17:10 Director Deals - National Grid PLC (NG.) 01 Aug 2017 | 16:15

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2017
31 Mar 2016
Tangible Assets
39,825.0
43,364.0
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
7,019.0
6,202.0
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
5,422.0
3,056.0
Total Non-Current Assets
52,266.0
52,622.0
Inventory
403.0
437.0
Trade & Receivables
2,782.0
2,472.0
Cash & Receivables
1,139.0
127.0
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
9,250.0
3,276.0
Total Assets
65,840.0
58,934.0

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2017
31 Mar 2016
Short Term Liabilities
10,511.0
7,721.0
Long Term Liabilities
34,945.0
37,648.0
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
45,456.0
45,369.0

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2017
31 Mar 2016
Net Assets
20,384.0
13,565.0

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2017
31 Mar 2016
Share Capital
449.0
447.0
Minority Interests
16.0
10.0
Retained Earnings
22,582.0
16,305.0
Share Premium Account
1,324.0
1,326.0
Other Equity
-3,987.0
-4,523.0
Total Equity
20,384.0
13,565.0

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2017
31 Mar 2016
Cashflow from Operating Activities
5,229.0
5,368.0
Cashflow Before Financing
915.0
1,332.0
Increase / Decrease in Cash
984.0
4.0

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2017
31 Mar 2016
Turnover
15,035.0
15,115.0
Cost of Sales
0.0
0.0
Gross Profit
0.0
0.0
Operating Profit
3,208.0
4,085.0
Pre-Tax Profit
2,807.0
3,032.0
Profit / Loss for the Year
7,794.0
2,594.0

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H1 Dividend
23 Nov 2017
10 Jan 2018
H2 Dividend
01 Jun 2017
16 Aug 2017
Special Dividend
18 May 2017
02 Jun 2017
H1 Dividend
24 Nov 2016
11 Jan 2017
H2 Dividend
02 Jun 2016
10 Aug 2016
H1 Dividend
26 Nov 2015
13 Jan 2016
H2 Dividend
04 Jun 2015
05 Aug 2015
H1 Dividend
20 Nov 2014
07 Jan 2015
H2 Dividend
04 Jun 2014
20 Aug 2014
H1 Dividend
04 Dec 2013
22 Jan 2014
H2 Dividend
05 Jun 2013
21 Aug 2013
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