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Smurfit Kappa Group

Current Price 1934.00p Bid 1932.00p Ask 1934.00p Change -3.15%
Last Updated: 10/12/2018 18:04. 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 370 production sites across 34 countries and with revenue of Eur 8.2 billion in 2016. It is located in 21 countries in Europe, and 13 in the Americas. It is the only large-scale pan-regional player in Latin America.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/12/2017

Turnover
£8,562.00m
Operating Profit
£797.00m
Dividend Yield
4.61
Dividend Per Share
87.60
Dividend Cover
1.97
P/E Ratio
11.01

Key Personnel

Anthony Paul James Smurfit
Chief Executive Officer
Ken Bowles
Chief Financial Officer
Liam O`Mahony
Non-Executive Chairman
Gonzalo Restrepo
Non-Executive Director
Jorgen Buhl Rasmussen
Non-Executive Director
Roberto Newell
Non-Executive Director
Irial Finan
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

Stock Details

EPIC
SKG
ISIN
IE00B1RR8406
Shares in Issue
237,212,887
Market cap
£4,628.02m

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
1934.00p
Bid Price
1932.00p
Ask Price
1934.00p
Volume
674500
Change Today
-63.00p
% Change Today
-3.15%
Open
1995.00p
Previous Close
1934.00p
Intraday High
1995.00p
Intraday Low
1925.00p
52 Week High
3306.00p
52 Week Low
1947.00p
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 MoneyAM

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 Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Smurfit Kappa Group PLC 02 Aug 2018 | 09:10 Smurfit Kappa profit jumps 70% on higher packaging sales 01 Aug 2018 | 07:20 Director Deals - Smurfit Kappa Group PLC (SKG) 30 Jul 2018 | 16:10 Smurfit Kappa included in Euronext Vigeo Eiris sustainability index 11 Jul 2018 | 07:24 Smurfit Kappa completes acquisition of Reparenco for €460m 03 Jul 2018 | 07:05 Director Deals - Smurfit Kappa Group PLC (SKG) 29 Jun 2018 | 16:00 Smurfit Kappa rolls out digital corrugated presses in Europe 26 Jun 2018 | 07:09 Smurfit Kappa launches €500m note issue to fund Reparenco deal 25 Jun 2018 | 07:58 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on Smurfit Kappa Group PLC 19 Jun 2018 | 10:20 Independent Paper pulls €8.9bn bid for Smurfit Kappa 06 Jun 2018 | 09:12 Smurfit Kappa produces four billionth Vitop tap 31 May 2018 | 07:37 Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Smurfit Kappa Group PLC 25 May 2018 | 14:00 Smurfit Kappa cuts cabron footprint by 26% 15 May 2018 | 07:43 Smurfit Kappa first quarter earnings up 22% as margins expand 04 May 2018 | 07:09 Smurfit Kappa upgrades French paper mill 18 Apr 2018 | 07:18 Smurfit Kappa brings digital post-print corrugated press to Europe 05 Apr 2018 | 07:17 Higher pound chips away at FTSE 26 Mar 2018 | 16:44 FTSE gains momentum on banks, miners and oil majors 26 Mar 2018 | 11:55 UK stocks open 0.2% stronger amid cooling trade war fears 26 Mar 2018 | 09:02 Smurfit Kappa rejects sweetened takeover bid from International Paper 26 Mar 2018 | 08:00 Smurfit Kappa urges shareholders to take no action after €8bn bid terms revealed 07 Mar 2018 | 08:25 Progress on US-North Korea relations lifts FTSE 06 Mar 2018 | 16:52

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Tangible Assets
3,242.0
3,261.0
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
2,427.0
2,478.0
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
374.0
413.0
Total Non-Current Assets
6,043.0
6,152.0
Inventory
838.0
779.0
Trade & Receivables
1,558.0
1,470.0
Cash & Receivables
530.0
436.0
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
36.0
27.0
Total Assets
9,005.0
8,864.0

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Short Term Liabilities
2,522.0
1,909.0
Long Term Liabilities
3,824.0
4,452.0
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
6,346.0
6,361.0

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Net Assets
2,659.0
2,503.0

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Share Capital
0.0
0.0
Minority Interests
151.0
174.0
Retained Earnings
1,202.0
853.0
Share Premium Account
1,984.0
1,983.0
Other Equity
-678.0
-507.0
Total Equity
2,659.0
2,503.0

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Cashflow from Operating Activities
743.0
734.0
Cashflow Before Financing
258.0
284.0
Increase / Decrease in Cash
85.0
127.0

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Turnover
8,562.0
8,159.0
Cost of Sales
6,008.0
5,690.0
Gross Profit
2,554.0
2,469.0
Operating Profit
797.0
815.0
Pre-Tax Profit
576.0
654.0
Profit / Loss for the Year
423.0
458.0

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
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
H2 Dividend
09 Apr 2014
09 May 2014
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