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Next Fifteen Communications Group

Current Price 501.71p Bid 494.00p Ask 508.00p Change 0.20%
Last Updated: 16/10/2019 15:35. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Next Fifteen Communications Group plc is a holding company for a number of world leading PR and marketing services firms. The majority of clients are in the technology industry with twelve of the world's top twenty technology businesses clients of the Group including IBM, Apple, Microsoft, Sun Microsystems and Cisco. The Group strategy has also evolved to pursue non-technology clients and already works with such brands as Royal Mail, The Dfes, More Th>n (Royal and Sun Alliance Group), Olympus and Total. The Group is made up of five independently branded subsidiaries that operate as autonomous businesses thus enabling them to service competing businesses. The Group has four broad technology PR subsidiaries: Text 100, Bite Communications, Inferno and OutCast. The fifth brand, AUGUST.ONE provides both B2B and Consumer services across a number of vertical market sectors.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/01/2019

Turnover
£272.41m
Operating Profit
£20.68m
Dividend Yield
1.58
Dividend Per Share
7.56
Dividend Cover
2.22
P/E Ratio
28.57

Key Personnel

Timothy John Bruce Dyson
Chief Executive Officer
Peter Jonathan Harris
Chief Financial Officer
Richard Anthony Eyre
Non-Executive Chairman
Genevieve Shore
Non-Executive Director
Penelope Anne Ladkin-Brand
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
NFC
ISIN
GB0030026057
Shares in Issue
86,542,278
Market cap
£432.71m

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
501.00p
Bid Price
494.00p
Ask Price
508.00p
Volume
19276
Change Today
1.00p
% Change Today
0.20%
Open
513.77p
Previous Close
500.00p
Intraday High
513.77p
Intraday Low
490.00p
52 Week High
668.00p
52 Week Low
433.00p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Next Fifteen Communications Group Intra-day Chart

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Jan 2019
31 Jan 2018
Tangible Assets
15.9
13.6
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
126.2
94.8
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
13.0
11.7
Total Non-Current Assets
155.0
120.1
Inventory
0.0
0.0
Trade & Receivables
66.1
49.5
Cash & Receivables
20.5
24.3
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
0.8
0.8
Total Assets
242.5
194.7

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Jan 2019
31 Jan 2018
Short Term Liabilities
76.6
59.6
Long Term Liabilities
54.4
58.8
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
131.0
118.4

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Jan 2019
31 Jan 2018
Net Assets
111.5
76.3

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Jan 2019
31 Jan 2018
Share Capital
2.1
1.9
Minority Interests
-1.1
-0.6
Retained Earnings
41.4
42.6
Share Premium Account
63.0
28.6
Other Equity
6.0
3.9
Total Equity
111.5
76.3

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Jan 2019
31 Jan 2018
Cashflow from Operating Activities
32.2
28.9
Cashflow Before Financing
-5.0
9.5
Increase / Decrease in Cash
-4.4
3.2

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Jan 2019
31 Jan 2018
Turnover
272.4
196.8
Cost of Sales
48.3
0.0
Gross Profit
224.1
0.0
Operating Profit
20.7
17.2
Pre-Tax Profit
18.8
13.3
Profit / Loss for the Year
14.3
9.3

Dividend History

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H1 Dividend
24 Oct 2019
22 Nov 2019
H2 Dividend
13 Jun 2019
26 Jul 2019
H1 Dividend
25 Oct 2018
23 Nov 2018
H2 Dividend
28 Jun 2018
03 Aug 2018
H1 Dividend
26 Oct 2017
24 Nov 2017
H2 Dividend
29 Jun 2017
04 Aug 2017
H1 Dividend
27 Oct 2016
25 Nov 2016
H2 Dividend
30 Jun 2016
05 Aug 2016
H1 Dividend
12 Nov 2015
11 Dec 2015
H2 Dividend
09 Jul 2015
07 Aug 2015
H2 Dividend
06 Nov 2014
05 Dec 2014
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