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PZ Cussons

Current Price 228.50p Bid 220.00p Ask 230.00p Change 0.44%
Last Updated: 01/12/2020 18:01. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

PZ Cussons makes and distributes cleansing fluids and applications such as soap, detergents and toiletries. It owns 30 brands, including Imperial Leather, Carex, Cussons Baby and washing up liquid Morning Fresh.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/05/2020

Revenue
£587.20m
Operating Profit/Loss
£30.60m
Dividend yield (%)
3.30
Total dividend for year
5.8000p
Dividend cover
2.00
P/E Ratio
15.20

Key Personnel

Mr Jonathan Myers
Chief Executive Officer
Mr Sam Plant
Company Secretary
Ms Caroline Silver
Executive Chairman
Mr Alan Bergin
Interim CFO
Mr Dariusz Kucz
Non-Executive Director
Mr Helen Owers
Non-Executive Director
Mr Jeremy Townsend
Non-Executive Director
Mr John Ross Nicolson
Non-Executive Director
Ms Kirsty Bashforth
Non-Executive Director
Ms Tamara Minick-Scokalo
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
PZC
ISIN
GB00B19Z1432
Shares in Issue
418.58m
Market cap
£979.64m

Analyst Views (4)

Strong Buy
 
25.00%
Buy
 
25.00%
Hold
 
50.00%
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 view held by Redmayne Bentley and is not advice.

Price Summary

Mid Price
228.50p
Bid Price
220.00p
Ask Price
230.00p
Volume
277,335
Change Today
1.00p
% Change Today
0.44%
Open
230.00p
Previous Close
228.50p
Intraday High
230.00p
Intraday Low
225.20p
52 Week High
260.00p
52 Week Low
161.00p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Income Statement

Year End Date
31 May 2020
31 May 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Continuing Operations
Revenue
587.20
603.00
Operating Profit/Loss
30.60
48.10
Net Interest
-4.10
-6.20
Pre-Tax Profit
29.30
43.60
Profit After Tax from continuing operations
19.60
32.10
Discontinued Operations
Profit After Tax
-4.10
-6.70
Profit/Loss for the Year
15.50
25.40
Attributable to:
Equity Holders of Parent Company
15.50
25.40
Minority Interests
-3.80
-0.30
Total Dividend Paid
5.8000p
8.2800p
Retained Profit/(Loss) for the Financial Year
n/a
n/a

Earnings per Share

Year End Date
31 May 2020
31 May 2019
Basic
4.61p
6.14p
Diluted
4.61p
6.14p
Adjusted
11.59p
12.91p
Dividend per Share
5.8000p
8.2800p

Assets

Year End Date
31 May 2020
31 May 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Non-Current Assets
Property, Plant & Equipment
120.60
148.80
Intangible Assets
304.40
369.20
Investment Properties
n/a
n/a
Investments
40.90
36.90
Other Financial Assets
n/a
n/a
Other Non-Current Assets
65.20
46.70
Current Assets
Inventories
104.60
131.90
Trade & Other Receivables
104.10
157.50
Cash at Bank & In Hand
78.70
51.90
Current Asset Investments
n/a
n/a
Other Current Assets
10.60
4.00
Other Assets
20.50
n/a
Total Assets
849.60
946.90

Liabilities

Year End Date
31 May 2020
31 May 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Current Liabilities
Borrowings
4.60
2.00
Other Current Liabilities
213.70
205.60
Total Current Liabilities
218.30
207.60
Non-Current Liabilities
Borrowings
137.40
204.00
Provisions
64.40
72.10
Other Non-Current Liabilities
12.60
11.90
Total Non-Current Liabilities
214.40
288.00
Other Liabilities
n/a
n/a
Total Liabilities
432.70
495.60

Net Assets

Year End Date
31 May 2020
31 May 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Net Assets
416.90
451.30

Capital & Reserves

Year End Date
31 May 2020
31 May 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Share Capital
4.30
4.30
Share Premium Account
n/a
n/a
Other Reserves
-138.90
-122.50
Retained Earnings
526.10
540.30
Shareholders Funds
391.50
422.10
Minority Interests/Other Equity
25.40
29.20
Total Equity
416.90
451.30

Dividend History

Type
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
Payment
Final
08 Oct 2020
03 Dec 2020
3.13p
Interim
13 Feb 2020
06 Apr 2020
2.67p
Final
08 Aug 2019
03 Oct 2019
5.61p
Interim
14 Feb 2019
08 Apr 2019
2.67p
Final
09 Aug 2018
04 Oct 2018
5.61p
Interim
15 Feb 2018
06 Apr 2018
2.67p
Final
10 Aug 2017
05 Oct 2017
5.61p
Interim
16 Feb 2017
07 Apr 2017
2.67p
Final
11 Aug 2016
06 Oct 2016
5.50p
Interim
18 Feb 2016
07 Apr 2016
2.61p
Final
13 Aug 2015
01 Oct 2015
5.39p
Interim
19 Feb 2015
07 Apr 2015
2.61p

Dividend Metrics

Year End Date
31 May 2020
31 May 2019
Dividend growth
-29.95%
n/a%
Dividend yield
3.30%
4.10%
Dividend cover
2.00
1.56
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