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Oxford Instruments Plc

Current Price 2430.00p Bid 2425.00p Ask 2440.00p Change -0.82%
Last Updated: 20/09/2021 04:31. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Oxford Instruments specialises in the design, manufacture and support of hi-tech tools and systems for industry research. The company was the first commercial spin-out company from Oxford University, developing the world's first superconducting magnet in 1959. It is a world-wide business, supplying technology to markets markets including industry, energy, the environment, health and research. The firm launched on the UK Stock Exchange in 1983, has over 25 offices and factories in Europe, USA, China and Japan and 1,250 employees worldwide.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/03/2021

Revenue
£318.50m
Operating Profit/Loss
£53.00m
Dividend yield (%)
0.90
Total dividend for year
n/ap
Dividend cover
4.62
P/E Ratio
24.40

Key Personnel

Dr Ian Barkshire
Chief Executive Officer
Mr Gavin Hill
Group Finance Director
Mr Thomas Geitner
Independent Non-Executive Director
Ms Alison Wood
Independent Non-Executive Director
Ms Mary Waldner
Independent Non-Executive Director
Sir Richard Friend
Independent Non-Executive Director
Mr Steve Blair
Interim Chairman
Mr Neil A P Carson
Non-Executive Chairman

Stock Details

EPIC
OXIGL
ISIN
GB0006650450
Shares in Issue
57.30m
Market cap
£1,392.36m

Analyst Views (3)

Strong Buy
 
0%
Buy
 
100.00%
Hold
 
0%
Sell
 
0%
Strong Sell
 
0%
This information is provided by Web Financial Group (UK) Limited. It is subject to change without notice and doesn't reflect the views held by Redmayne Bentley and is not advice.

Price Summary

Mid Price
2,430.00p
Bid Price
2,425.00p
Ask Price
2,440.00p
Volume
3,377
Change Today
-20.00p
% Change Today
-0.82%
Open
2,462.50p
Previous Close
2,430.00p
Intraday High
2,475.00p
Intraday Low
2,415.00p
52 Week High
2,685.00p
52 Week Low
1,518.00p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Income Statement

Year End Date
31 Mar 2021
31 Mar 2020
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Continuing Operations
Revenue
318.50
317.40
Operating Profit/Loss
53.00
32.60
Net Interest
-1.70
-1.00
Pre-Tax Profit
52.20
38.80
Profit After Tax from continuing operations
41.80
32.00
Discontinued Operations
Profit After Tax
n/a
1.80
Profit/Loss for the Year
41.80
33.80
Attributable to:
Equity Holders of Parent Company
41.80
33.80
Minority Interests
n/a
n/a
Total Dividend Paid
n/ap
n/ap
Retained Profit/(Loss) for the Financial Year
n/a
n/a

Earnings per Share

Year End Date
31 Mar 2021
31 Mar 2020
Basic
72.80p
55.90p
Diluted
71.90p
55.30p
Adjusted
78.60p
69.30p
Dividend per Share
n/ap
n/ap

Assets

Year End Date
31 Mar 2021
31 Mar 2020
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Non-Current Assets
Property, Plant & Equipment
28.40
30.00
Intangible Assets
122.60
135.50
Investment Properties
n/a
n/a
Investments
n/a
n/a
Other Financial Assets
n/a
n/a
Other Non-Current Assets
30.50
48.00
Current Assets
Inventories
58.70
58.80
Trade & Other Receivables
75.60
71.10
Cash at Bank & In Hand
128.00
119.50
Current Asset Investments
n/a
n/a
Other Current Assets
6.90
1.10
Other Assets
n/a
n/a
Total Assets
450.70
464.00

Liabilities

Year End Date
31 Mar 2021
31 Mar 2020
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Current Liabilities
Borrowings
33.00
54.10
Other Current Liabilities
141.00
139.80
Total Current Liabilities
174.00
193.90
Non-Current Liabilities
Borrowings
4.90
6.50
Provisions
5.60
11.10
Other Non-Current Liabilities
n/a
0.90
Total Non-Current Liabilities
10.50
18.50
Other Liabilities
n/a
n/a
Total Liabilities
184.50
212.40

Net Assets

Year End Date
31 Mar 2021
31 Mar 2020
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Net Assets
266.20
251.60

Capital & Reserves

Year End Date
31 Mar 2021
31 Mar 2020
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Share Capital
2.90
2.90
Share Premium Account
62.40
62.20
Other Reserves
6.80
11.70
Retained Earnings
194.10
174.80
Shareholders Funds
266.20
251.60
Minority Interests/Other Equity
n/a
n/a
Total Equity
266.20
251.60

Dividend History

Type
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
Payment
Final
09 Sep 2021
15 Oct 2021
12.90p
Interim
04 Mar 2021
14 Apr 2021
4.10p
Final
12 Sep 2019
18 Oct 2019
10.60p
Interim
28 Feb 2019
08 Apr 2019
3.80p
Final
13 Sep 2018
19 Oct 2018
9.60p
Interim
22 Feb 2018
06 Apr 2018
3.70p
Final
21 Sep 2017
19 Oct 2017
9.30p
Interim
09 Mar 2017
07 Apr 2017
3.70p
Final
22 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
9.30p
Interim
10 Mar 2016
08 Apr 2016
3.70p
Final
24 Sep 2015
22 Oct 2015
9.30p
Interim
05 Mar 2015
09 Apr 2015
3.70p
Special
09 Mar 2005
24 Mar 2005
25.00p
Special
09 Mar 2005
24 Mar 2005
25.00p
Special
09 Mar 2005
24 Mar 2005
25.00p

Dividend Metrics

Year End Date
31 Mar 2021
31 Mar 2020
Dividend growth
n/a%
n/a%
Dividend yield
0.90%
n/a%
Dividend cover
4.62
n/a


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