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Smurfit Kappa Group

Current Price 2424.00p Bid 2424.00p Ask 2428.00p Change -1.70%
Last Updated: 22/08/2019 15:07. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Smurfit Kappa plc is one of the leading providers of paper-based packaging solutions in the world, with around 45,000 employees in approximately 350 production sites across 33 countries and with revenue of Eur 8.6 billion in 2016. It is located in 21 countries in Europe, and 12 in the Americas. It is the only large-scale pan-regional player in Latin America.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/12/2018

Turnover
£8,946.00m
Operating Profit
£1,039.00m
Dividend Yield
3.71
Dividend Per Share
97.60
Dividend Cover
0.00
P/E Ratio
-9.02

Key Personnel

Anthony Paul James Smurfit
Chief Executive Officer
Ken Bowles
Chief Financial Officer
Irial Finan
Non-Executive Chairman
Gonzalo Restrepo
Non-Executive Director
Jorgen Buhl Rasmussen
Non-Executive Director
Roberto Newell
Non-Executive Director
James Arthur Lawrence
Non-Executive Director
John Joseph Moloney
Non-Executive Director
Carol Ann Fairweather
Non-Executive Director
Christel Bories
Non-Executive Director
Frits Beurskens
Non-Executive Director
Anne Anderson
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
SKG
ISIN
IE00B1RR8406
Shares in Issue
237,675,569
Market cap
£5,865.83m

Analyst Views (1)

Strong Buy
 
100.00%
Buy
 
0.00%
Hold
 
0.00%
Sell
 
0.00%
Strong Sell
 
0.00%
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
2426.00p
Bid Price
2424.00p
Ask Price
2428.00p
Volume
114468
Change Today
-42.00p
% Change Today
-1.70%
Open
2440.00p
Previous Close
2468.00p
Intraday High
2476.00p
Intraday Low
2418.00p
52 Week High
3304.00p
52 Week Low
1915.00p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Smurfit Kappa Group Intra-day Chart

Smurfit Kappa Group News

News in this section is provided by AJ Bell

Smurfit Kappa subsidiary fined €124m by Italian competition regulator 06 Aug 2019 | 13:05 Smurfit Kappa ups Carton de Colombia stake to 97.7% after buying out minority holdings 11 Jun 2019 | 09:07 Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Smurfit Kappa Group PLC 03 Jun 2019 | 08:30 Mid cap index dented by weak pound 22 May 2019 | 16:36 Reversal in sterling helps lift FTSE 100 22 May 2019 | 12:06 FTSE building momentum by lunch 03 May 2019 | 12:00 UK stocks open 0.3% higher amid HSBC earnings beat 03 May 2019 | 09:00 Smurfit Kappa earnings up 25% in first quarter owing to higher demand, prices 03 May 2019 | 07:09 Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Smurfit Kappa Group PLC 01 May 2019 | 10:50 Broker Forecast - Goldman Sachs issues a broker note on Smurfit Kappa Group PLC 23 Apr 2019 | 10:31 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on Smurfit Kappa Group PLC 09 Apr 2019 | 12:20 FTSE gains momentum on potential trade war breakthrough 13 Feb 2019 | 16:51 FTSE testing 2019 highs as sentiment improves 13 Feb 2019 | 12:01 FTSE opens 0.5% higher as Trump cools trade-war fears 13 Feb 2019 | 08:57 Smurfit Kappa swings to loss owing to Venezuela unrest 13 Feb 2019 | 07:15 Smurfit Kappa secures new €1.35bn credit facility 29 Jan 2019 | 15:06 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on Smurfit Kappa Group PLC 04 Jan 2019 | 11:10 FTSE 100 joins global recovery amid potential trade war breakthrough 31 Oct 2018 | 16:53 FTSE maintains momentum with robust US open expected 31 Oct 2018 | 11:57 UK stocks open 1.6% stronger; capping volatile October 31 Oct 2018 | 09:02 Smurfit Kappa earnings jump; to acquire Serbian packaging business 31 Oct 2018 | 07:12 Smurfit Kappa kicks off €134m Austria plant upgrade 23 Oct 2018 | 07:18 Smurfit Kappa to give up control in Venezuela; take €60m charge 24 Sep 2018 | 15:13 Smurfit Kappa trumpets inclusion on FTSE4Good sustainability index 29 Aug 2018 | 08:24 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on Smurfit Kappa Group PLC 22 Aug 2018 | 09:10

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Tangible Assets
3,613.0
3,242.0
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
2,590.0
2,427.0
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
335.0
374.0
Total Non-Current Assets
6,538.0
6,043.0
Inventory
847.0
838.0
Trade & Receivables
1,667.0
1,558.0
Cash & Receivables
407.0
530.0
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
34.0
36.0
Total Assets
9,493.0
9,005.0

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Short Term Liabilities
2,122.0
2,522.0
Long Term Liabilities
4,481.0
3,824.0
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
6,603.0
6,346.0

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Net Assets
2,890.0
2,659.0

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Share Capital
0.0
0.0
Minority Interests
131.0
151.0
Retained Earnings
420.0
1,202.0
Share Premium Account
1,984.0
1,984.0
Other Equity
355.0
-678.0
Total Equity
2,890.0
2,659.0

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Cashflow from Operating Activities
1,033.0
743.0
Cashflow Before Financing
-16.0
258.0
Increase / Decrease in Cash
-86.0
85.0

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Turnover
8,946.0
8,562.0
Cost of Sales
5,989.0
6,008.0
Gross Profit
2,957.0
2,554.0
Operating Profit
1,039.0
797.0
Pre-Tax Profit
-404.0
576.0
Profit / Loss for the Year
-639.0
423.0

Dividend History

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H1 Dividend
26 Sep 2019
25 Oct 2019
H2 Dividend
11 Apr 2019
10 May 2019
H1 Dividend
27 Sep 2018
26 Oct 2018
H2 Dividend
12 Apr 2018
11 May 2018
H1 Dividend
28 Sep 2017
27 Oct 2017
H2 Dividend
20 Apr 2017
12 May 2017
H1 Dividend
29 Sep 2016
28 Oct 2016
H2 Dividend
14 Apr 2016
13 May 2016
H1 Dividend
01 Oct 2015
30 Oct 2015
H2 Dividend
09 Apr 2015
08 May 2015
H1 Dividend
01 Oct 2014
31 Oct 2014
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