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Severn Trent

Current Price 1908.50p Bid 1908.50p Ask 1909.50p Change 0.05%
Last Updated: 25/05/2019 07:15. 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 31/03/2019

Turnover
£1,767.40m
Operating Profit
£563.30m
Dividend Yield
4.90
Dividend Per Share
93.37
Dividend Cover
1.43
P/E Ratio
14.30

Key Personnel

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

Stock Details

EPIC
SVT
ISIN
GB00B1FH8J72
Shares in Issue
237,403,744
Market cap
£4,528.48m
Sector

Analyst Views (7)

Strong Buy
 
0.00%
Buy
 
28.57%
Hold
 
57.14%
Sell
 
0.00%
Strong Sell
 
14.29%
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
1908.50p
Bid Price
1908.50p
Ask Price
1909.50p
Volume
995153
Change Today
1.00p
% Change Today
0.05%
Open
1909.50p
Previous Close
1908.50p
Intraday High
1929.50p
Intraday Low
1908.50p
52 Week High
2104.00p
52 Week Low
1758.00p
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 AJ Bell

Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Severn Trent PLC 22 May 2019 | 09:50 FTSE flags as sterling rebounds on Brexit hopes 21 May 2019 | 16:47 UK stocks open 0.5% higher as Brexit fears pressure pound 21 May 2019 | 09:03 Severn Trent profit rises 6.8% on higher water business sales 21 May 2019 | 07:23 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Severn Trent PLC 16 May 2019 | 11:00 Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on Severn Trent PLC 16 May 2019 | 08:00 Severn Trent chairman Andrew Duff to stand down 07 May 2019 | 13:09 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Severn Trent PLC 09 Apr 2019 | 13:30 FTSE 100 struggles for direction amid political and economic uncertainty 09 Apr 2019 | 12:08 Broker Forecast - Goldman Sachs issues a broker note on Severn Trent PLC 05 Apr 2019 | 12:20 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Severn Trent PLC 05 Apr 2019 | 10:30 Broker Forecast - HSBC issues a broker note on Severn Trent PLC 20 Feb 2019 | 10:50 Director Deals - Severn Trent PLC (SVT) 11 Feb 2019 | 12:50 Weakness in utility stocks hits FTSE 06 Feb 2019 | 12:11 Severn Trent performing in line with expectations; sees record capital spend 06 Feb 2019 | 07:07 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Severn Trent PLC 30 Jan 2019 | 10:30 Broker Forecast - Goldman Sachs issues a broker note on Severn Trent PLC 25 Jan 2019 | 11:30 Broker Forecast - HSBC issues a broker note on Severn Trent PLC 18 Jan 2019 | 12:50 Director Deals - Severn Trent PLC (SVT) 08 Jan 2019 | 15:15 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Severn Trent PLC 11 Dec 2018 | 11:40 Broker Forecast - RBC Capital Markets issues a broker note on Severn Trent PLC 26 Nov 2018 | 09:00 Market momentum wanes as US shuts up shop for Thanksgiving 22 Nov 2018 | 12:07 Severn Trent H1 profits rise over 4% 22 Nov 2018 | 07:54 Broker Forecast - UBS issues a broker note on Severn Trent PLC 17 Sep 2018 | 09:30 FTSE opens 0.5% higher as Brexit woes hit Sterling 03 Sep 2018 | 09:04 Severn Trent to cut bills by 5% in real terms between 2020 and 2025 03 Sep 2018 | 07:18 Broker Forecast - HSBC issues a broker note on Severn Trent PLC 28 Aug 2018 | 09:00 Director Deals - Severn Trent PLC (SVT) 23 Jul 2018 | 15:10 Director Deals - Severn Trent PLC (SVT) 19 Jul 2018 | 15:25 Director Deals - Severn Trent PLC (SVT) 19 Jul 2018 | 15:25

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2019
31 Mar 2018
Tangible Assets
9,085.6
8,471.9
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
215.1
150.6
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
328.0
273.1
Total Non-Current Assets
9,628.7
8,895.6
Inventory
20.8
18.5
Trade & Receivables
513.5
456.4
Cash & Receivables
41.0
51.1
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
0.1
0.2
Total Assets
10,204.1
9,421.8

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2019
31 Mar 2018
Short Term Liabilities
735.2
820.5
Long Term Liabilities
8,304.8
7,607.6
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
9,040.0
8,428.1

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2019
31 Mar 2018
Net Assets
1,164.1
993.7

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2019
31 Mar 2018
Share Capital
235.9
235.1
Minority Interests
0.0
0.0
Retained Earnings
707.4
547.9
Share Premium Account
128.0
117.7
Other Equity
92.8
93.0
Total Equity
1,164.1
993.7

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2019
31 Mar 2018
Cashflow from Operating Activities
805.0
766.8
Cashflow Before Financing
-20.6
180.5
Increase / Decrease in Cash
1.1
-4.6

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2019
31 Mar 2018
Turnover
1,767.4
1,694.1
Cost of Sales
0.0
0.0
Gross Profit
0.0
0.0
Operating Profit
563.3
528.4
Pre-Tax Profit
384.7
302.4
Profit / Loss for the Year
315.3
253.7

Dividend History

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H2 Dividend
13 Jun 2019
19 Jul 2019
H1 Dividend
29 Nov 2018
04 Jan 2019
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
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