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Severn Trent

Current Price 2023.87p Bid 2032.00p Ask 2033.00p Change -2.17%
Last Updated: 24/05/2018 18:36. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Severn Trent Water is the group's regulated water business. It provides essential water and sewerage services to around three million households and businesses in England and Wales. It also provides products and services to business customers in its region. Biffa is one of the UK's largest integrated waste management businesses, providing collection, landfill and special waste services to local authorities and industrial/commercial clients. Severn Trent Laboratories, the major business within the Services Group, is the largest environmental testing company in the world, providing environmental analysis services in the US and UK. The water purification business delivers disinfection and filtration products to municipal and industrial customers principally in the USA. The Operating Services division handles operating and maintenance contracts for customers in the US. Contract operations, pipeline services and metering services are provided. Severn Trent Water International provides a range of management and consultancy services in Europe and the developing world. Severn Trent Systems' main brand Aseriti supplies IT solutions and services for the private, public and utility sectors in the UK, USA and Australia. Worksuite, the work management business of the Systems Group, is a wholly owned subsidiary. Its market is in the UK and primarily North America, where it enjoys a leadership position. Severn Trent Property develops facilities in the UK primarily for the distribution, retail and industrial sectors. Charles Haswell and Partners offers consultancy services in a wide range of engineering and environmental disciplines. Derwent Insurance, based in Guernsey, provides insurance cover to Severn Trent group companies.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/03/2018

Turnover
£1,694.10m
Operating Profit
£528.40m
Dividend Yield
4.17
Dividend Per Share
86.55
Dividend Cover
1.25
P/E Ratio
19.28

Key Personnel

Olivia Ruth Garfield
Chief Executive
James Nicholas Bowling
Chief Financial Officer
Andrew James Duff
Non-Executive Chairman
John Bernard Coghlan
Non-Executive Director
Philip John Remnant
Non-Executive Director
Dr Angela Rosemary Emily Strank
Non-Executive Director
Kevin Stanley Beeston
Non-Executive Director
Dominique Jacqueline Nicole Reiniche
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
SVT
ISIN
GB00B1FH8J72
Shares in Issue
236,603,074
Market cap
£4,916.61m

Analyst Views (5)

Strong Buy
 
20.00%
Buy
 
0.00%
Hold
 
60.00%
Sell
 
0.00%
Strong Sell
 
20.00%
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
2033.00p
Bid Price
2032.00p
Ask Price
2033.00p
Volume
2288421
Change Today
-45.00p
% Change Today
-2.17%
Open
2078.00p
Previous Close
2033.00p
Intraday High
2081.00p
Intraday Low
1998.00p
52 Week High
2575.00p
52 Week Low
1664.00p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Severn Trent Intra-day Chart

Severn Trent News

News in this section is provided by MoneyAM

Severn Trent annul profit edges back 1.5% 23 May 2018 | 07:55 FTSE rallies into the close, new record in sight 11 May 2018 | 16:37 Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on Severn Trent PLC 23 Mar 2018 | 09:30 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Severn Trent PLC 09 Mar 2018 | 12:10 Broker Forecast - Morgan Stanley issues a broker note on Severn Trent PLC 06 Mar 2018 | 08:40 Director Deals - Severn Trent PLC (SVT) 13 Feb 2018 | 15:15 Severn Trent reaffirms annual guidance 07 Feb 2018 | 07:32 Broker Forecast - Goldman Sachs issues a broker note on Severn Trent PLC 26 Jan 2018 | 08:40 Director Deals - Severn Trent PLC (SVT) 08 Jan 2018 | 15:35 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Severn Trent PLC 07 Dec 2017 | 11:00 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Severn Trent PLC 06 Dec 2017 | 11:20 Broker Forecast - HSBC issues a broker note on Severn Trent PLC 06 Nov 2017 | 08:10 Broker Forecast - Macquarie issues a broker note on Severn Trent PLC 31 Aug 2017 | 11:30 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Severn Trent PLC 17 Aug 2017 | 11:00 Sterling on the march as dollar tanks 31 Jul 2017 | 16:42 HSBC beats expectations and announces buyback 31 Jul 2017 | 11:52 Broker Forecast - RBC Capital Markets issues a broker note on Severn Trent PLC 31 Jul 2017 | 11:20 Director Deals - Severn Trent PLC (SVT) 24 Jul 2017 | 13:30 Director Deals - Severn Trent PLC (SVT) 20 Jul 2017 | 17:55 Director Deals - Severn Trent PLC (SVT) 20 Jul 2017 | 17:55 Director Deals - Severn Trent PLC (SVT) 20 Jul 2017 | 17:50 Director Deals - Severn Trent PLC (SVT) 20 Jul 2017 | 17:50 Director Deals - Severn Trent PLC (SVT) 20 Jul 2017 | 17:45 Director Deals - Severn Trent PLC (SVT) 20 Jul 2017 | 17:45 Director Deals - Severn Trent PLC (SVT) 20 Jul 2017 | 17:45 FTSE up ahead of ECB meeting 19 Jul 2017 | 16:38 All resolutions passed at AGM of Severn Trent 19 Jul 2017 | 13:23 Positive broker note boosts housebuilders 19 Jul 2017 | 11:53 Consumer gains fail to fuel FTSE 100 19 Jul 2017 | 09:15 Severn Trent reports encouraging progress 19 Jul 2017 | 07:24

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2018
31 Mar 2017
Tangible Assets
8,471.9
8,116.4
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
150.6
161.9
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
273.1
172.3
Total Non-Current Assets
8,895.6
8,450.6
Inventory
18.5
16.2
Trade & Receivables
456.4
517.8
Cash & Receivables
51.1
44.6
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
0.2
7.3
Total Assets
9,421.8
9,036.5

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2018
31 Mar 2017
Short Term Liabilities
820.5
1,029.4
Long Term Liabilities
7,607.6
7,083.8
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
8,428.1
8,113.2

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2018
31 Mar 2017
Net Assets
993.7
923.3

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2018
31 Mar 2017
Share Capital
235.1
234.7
Minority Interests
0.0
0.0
Retained Earnings
547.9
454.3
Share Premium Account
117.7
112.5
Other Equity
93.0
121.8
Total Equity
993.7
923.3

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2018
31 Mar 2017
Cashflow from Operating Activities
766.8
829.2
Cashflow Before Financing
180.5
127.7
Increase / Decrease in Cash
-4.6
-14.7

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2018
31 Mar 2017
Turnover
1,694.1
1,819.2
Cost of Sales
0.0
0.0
Gross Profit
0.0
0.0
Operating Profit
528.4
543.7
Pre-Tax Profit
302.4
336.1
Profit / Loss for the Year
253.7
342.6

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H2 Dividend
14 Jun 2018
20 Jul 2018
H1 Dividend
30 Nov 2017
05 Jan 2018
H2 Dividend
15 Jun 2017
21 Jul 2017
H1 Dividend
01 Dec 2016
06 Jan 2017
H2 Dividend
16 Jun 2016
22 Jul 2016
H1 Dividend
03 Dec 2015
08 Jan 2016
H2 Dividend
18 Jun 2015
24 Jul 2015
H1 Dividend
04 Dec 2014
09 Jan 2015
H2 Dividend
18 Jun 2014
25 Jul 2014
H1 Dividend
04 Dec 2013
10 Jan 2014
H2 Dividend
19 Jun 2013
26 Jul 2013
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