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Current Price 1370.00p Bid 1363.50p Ask 1370.50p Change 4.06%
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Company Overview

Engineer Smiths' activities are split between aerospace instruments, which include a heavy defence element, medical equipment and heavy industrial seals. Its aeronautics branch manufactures aircraft components and navigation systems, which includes surveillance equipment for the military.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/07/2019

Revenue
£2,498.00m
Operating Profit/Loss
£326.00m
Dividend yield (%)
2.80
Total dividend for year
45.9000p
Dividend cover
1.49
P/E Ratio
24.00

Key Personnel

Mr George Buckley
Chairman
Mr Andrew Reynolds Smith
Chief Executive Officer
Mr John Shipsey
Chief Financial Officer
Mr John Mills
Company Secretary
Mr Karin Hoeing
Independent Non-Executive Director
Mr Noel Naval Tata
Independent Non-Executive Director
Mr Olivier Bohuon
Independent Non-Executive Director
Mr Pam Cheng
Independent Non-Executive Director
Prof Dame Ann Dowling
Independent Non-Executive Director
Mr Bruno Angelici
Non-Executive Director
Mr Mark Seligman
Non-Executive Director
Ms Tanya Fratto
Non-Executive Director
Mr William C Seeger
Senior Independent Director

Stock Details

EPIC
SMIN
ISIN
GB00B1WY2338
Shares in Issue
396.21m
Market cap
£5,428.04m
Sector

Analyst Views (15)

Strong Buy
 
66.67%
Buy
 
0%
Hold
 
33.33%
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
1,370.00p
Bid Price
1,363.50p
Ask Price
1,370.50p
Volume
701,736
Change Today
53.50p
% Change Today
4.06%
Open
1,322.50p
Previous Close
1,370.00p
Intraday High
1,383.00p
Intraday Low
1,315.50p
52 Week High
1,769.50p
52 Week Low
814.60p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

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Income Statement

Year End Date
31 Jul 2019
31 Jul 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Continuing Operations
Revenue
2,498.00
2,328.00
Operating Profit/Loss
326.00
342.00
Net Interest
-22.00
-55.00
Pre-Tax Profit
304.00
287.00
Profit After Tax from continuing operations
142.00
119.00
Discontinued Operations
Profit After Tax
85.00
160.00
Profit/Loss for the Year
227.00
279.00
Attributable to:
Equity Holders of Parent Company
225.00
277.00
Minority Interests
2.00
2.00
Total Dividend Paid
45.9000p
44.5500p
Retained Profit/(Loss) for the Financial Year
n/a
n/a

Earnings per Share

Year End Date
31 Jul 2019
31 Jul 2018
Basic
35.40p
29.60p
Diluted
35.10p
29.20p
Adjusted
68.40p
61.70p
Dividend per Share
45.9000p
44.5500p

Assets

Year End Date
31 Jul 2019
31 Jul 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Non-Current Assets
Property, Plant & Equipment
232.00
320.00
Intangible Assets
1,684.00
2,061.00
Investment Properties
n/a
n/a
Investments
19.00
18.00
Other Financial Assets
47.00
50.00
Other Non-Current Assets
636.00
763.00
Current Assets
Inventories
417.00
466.00
Trade & Other Receivables
775.00
771.00
Cash at Bank & In Hand
289.00
717.00
Current Asset Investments
n/a
n/a
Other Current Assets
1,219.00
7.00
Other Assets
n/a
n/a
Total Assets
5,318.00
5,173.00

Liabilities

Year End Date
31 Jul 2019
31 Jul 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Current Liabilities
Borrowings
9.00
203.00
Other Current Liabilities
909.00
758.00
Total Current Liabilities
918.00
961.00
Non-Current Liabilities
Borrowings
1,500.00
1,407.00
Provisions
330.00
339.00
Other Non-Current Liabilities
189.00
178.00
Total Non-Current Liabilities
2,019.00
1,924.00
Other Liabilities
n/a
n/a
Total Liabilities
2,937.00
2,885.00

Net Assets

Year End Date
31 Jul 2019
31 Jul 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Net Assets
2,381.00
2,288.00

Capital & Reserves

Year End Date
31 Jul 2019
31 Jul 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Share Capital
148.00
148.00
Share Premium Account
360.00
358.00
Other Reserves
-141.00
-60.00
Retained Earnings
1,993.00
1,826.00
Shareholders Funds
2,360.00
2,272.00
Minority Interests/Other Equity
21.00
16.00
Total Equity
2,381.00
2,288.00

Dividend History

Type
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
Payment
Final
17 Oct 2019
15 Nov 2019
31.80p
Interim
04 Apr 2019
26 Apr 2019
14.10p
Final
18 Oct 2018
16 Nov 2018
30.75p
Interim
05 Apr 2018
23 Apr 2018
13.80p
Final
19 Oct 2017
17 Nov 2017
29.70p
Interim
06 Apr 2017
28 Apr 2017
13.55p
Final
20 Oct 2016
18 Nov 2016
28.75p
Interim
24 Mar 2016
22 Apr 2016
13.25p
Final
22 Oct 2015
20 Nov 2015
28.00p
Interim
26 Mar 2015
24 Apr 2015
13.00p
Special
23 Oct 2013
22 Nov 2013
30.00p

Dividend Metrics

Year End Date
31 Jul 2019
31 Jul 2018
Dividend growth
3.03%
3.01%
Dividend yield
2.80%
2.80%
Dividend cover
1.49
1.38
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