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Severn Trent

Current Price 2492.00p Bid 2489.00p Ask 2492.00p Change 0.48%
Last Updated: 03/06/2020 07:31. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Formed in 1974, Severn Trent is a water utility serving millions of UK customers. The group's main business is Severn Trent Water, a leading water and sewerage company. Waste arm Biffa was demerged in October 2006.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/03/2020

Revenue
£1,843.50m
Operating Profit/Loss
£568.20m
Dividend yield (%)
4.40
Total dividend for year
100.0800p
Dividend cover
1.46
P/E Ratio
15.60

Key Personnel

Mrs Christine Mary Hodgson
Chairman
Mr Olivia (Liv) Garfield
Chief Executive Officer
Mr James Bowling
Chief Financial Officer
Dr Angela Strank
Independent Non-Executive Director
Mr Dominique Reiniche
Independent Non-Executive Director
Mr John Coghlan
Independent Non-Executive Director
Mr Philip Remnant
Independent Non-Executive Director
Mr Sharmila Nebhrajani
Non-Executive Director
Mr Kevin S Beeston
Senior Independent Director

Stock Details

EPIC
SVT
ISIN
GB00B1FH8J72
Shares in Issue
238.39m
Market cap
£5,940.77m
Sector

Analyst Views (1)

Strong Buy
 
0%
Buy
 
0%
Hold
 
100.00%
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
2,492.00p
Bid Price
2,489.00p
Ask Price
2,492.00p
Volume
7,880
Change Today
12.00p
% Change Today
0.48%
Open
2,505.00p
Previous Close
2,480.00p
Intraday High
2,505.00p
Intraday Low
2,472.00p
52 Week High
2,696.00p
52 Week Low
1,958.50p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Income Statement

Year End Date
31 Mar 2020
31 Mar 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Continuing Operations
Revenue
1,843.50
1,767.40
Operating Profit/Loss
568.20
563.30
Net Interest
-188.40
-194.20
Pre-Tax Profit
310.70
384.70
Profit After Tax from continuing operations
158.80
315.30
Discontinued Operations
Profit After Tax
n/a
n/a
Profit/Loss for the Year
158.80
315.30
Attributable to:
Equity Holders of Parent Company
158.80
315.30
Minority Interests
n/a
n/a
Total Dividend Paid
100.0800p
93.3700p
Retained Profit/(Loss) for the Financial Year
n/a
n/a

Earnings per Share

Year End Date
31 Mar 2020
31 Mar 2019
Basic
66.70p
133.40p
Diluted
66.30p
133.20p
Adjusted
146.00p
145.80p
Dividend per Share
100.0800p
93.3700p

Assets

Year End Date
31 Mar 2020
31 Mar 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Non-Current Assets
Property, Plant & Equipment
9,709.60
9,085.60
Intangible Assets
245.20
215.10
Investment Properties
n/a
n/a
Investments
n/a
37.00
Other Financial Assets
65.50
68.40
Other Non-Current Assets
175.00
222.60
Current Assets
Inventories
29.20
20.80
Trade & Other Receivables
525.50
513.50
Cash at Bank & In Hand
48.60
41.00
Current Asset Investments
n/a
n/a
Other Current Assets
3.10
0.10
Other Assets
n/a
n/a
Total Assets
10,801.70
10,204.10

Liabilities

Year End Date
31 Mar 2020
31 Mar 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Current Liabilities
Borrowings
475.40
197.00
Other Current Liabilities
596.90
538.20
Total Current Liabilities
1,072.30
735.20
Non-Current Liabilities
Borrowings
5,957.70
5,857.20
Provisions
926.20
766.70
Other Non-Current Liabilities
1,601.80
1,680.90
Total Non-Current Liabilities
8,485.70
8,304.80
Other Liabilities
n/a
n/a
Total Liabilities
9,558.00
9,040.00

Net Assets

Year End Date
31 Mar 2020
31 Mar 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Net Assets
1,243.70
1,164.10

Capital & Reserves

Year End Date
31 Mar 2020
31 Mar 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Share Capital
236.50
235.90
Share Premium Account
137.00
128.00
Other Reserves
67.90
92.80
Retained Earnings
802.30
707.40
Shareholders Funds
1,243.70
1,164.10
Minority Interests/Other Equity
n/a
n/a
Total Equity
1,243.70
1,164.10

Dividend History

Type
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
Payment
Final
11 Jun 2020
17 Jul 2020
60.05p
Interim
28 Nov 2019
03 Jan 2020
40.03p
Final
13 Jun 2019
19 Jul 2019
56.02p
Interim
29 Nov 2018
04 Jan 2019
37.35p
Final
14 Jun 2018
20 Jul 2018
51.92p
Interim
30 Nov 2017
05 Jan 2018
34.63p
Final
15 Jun 2017
21 Jul 2017
48.90p
Interim
01 Dec 2016
06 Jan 2017
32.60p
Final
16 Jun 2016
22 Jul 2016
48.40p
Interim
03 Dec 2015
08 Jan 2016
32.26p
Special
20 Jun 2012
27 Jul 2012
63.00p
Final
18 Jun 2015
24 Jul 2015
50.94p
Interim
04 Dec 2014
09 Jan 2015
33.96p
Special
20 Jun 2012
27 Jul 2012
63.00p

Dividend Metrics

Year End Date
31 Mar 2020
31 Mar 2019
Dividend growth
7.19%
7.88%
Dividend yield
4.40%
4.70%
Dividend cover
1.46
1.56
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