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Current Price 844.85p Bid 844.00p Ask 845.00p Change 0.00%
Last Updated: 19/08/2018 18:53. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Softcat plc provides corporate and public sector organisations with IT infrastructure solutions, including the products and services they may require to design, implement, support and manage these solutions, on premise, in the cloud or a combination of both. Softcat's solutions include software licensing and sales, hardware sales and professional and managed services for its customers' core IT requirements, such as workplace technology, data centre infrastructure and networking and security. While Softcat's customers primarily comprise small-to-medium-sized business customers, Softcat also provides its solutions to public sector customers (which Softcat defines as UK government, healthcare and education organisations) and enterprise customers.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/07/2017

Turnover
£832.49m
Operating Profit
£50.16m
Dividend Yield
0.00
Dividend Per Share
9.00
Dividend Cover
2.17
P/E Ratio
41.42

Key Personnel

Graeme Alistair Watt
Chief Executive Officer
Graham Charlton
Chief Financial Officer
Martin John Hellawell
Non-Executive Chairman
Peter John Ventress
Non-Executive Director
Vinodka Murria
Non-Executive Director
Lee Dale Ginsberg
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
SCT
ISIN
GB00BYZDVK82
Shares in Issue
197,950,695
Market cap
£1,672.68m

Analyst Views (2)

Strong Buy
 
0.00%
Buy
 
0.00%
Hold
 
100.00%
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
845.00p
Bid Price
844.00p
Ask Price
845.00p
Volume
186338
Change Today
0.00p
% Change Today
0.00%
Open
841.00p
Previous Close
845.00p
Intraday High
861.09p
Intraday Low
834.00p
52 Week High
847.00p
52 Week Low
385.00p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Softcat Intra-day Chart

Softcat News

News in this section is provided by MoneyAM

Broker Forecast - Citigroup issues a broker note on Softcat Plc 17 Jul 2018 | 09:00 Director Deals - Softcat Plc (SCT) 11 Jul 2018 | 16:50 FTSE 100 trades higher as political tensions dampen 10 Jul 2018 | 16:58 FTSE manages modest rise after strong UK economic data 10 Jul 2018 | 11:57 Softcat sees profit 'materially ahead' of prior expectations 10 Jul 2018 | 07:39 Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on Softcat Plc 25 Jun 2018 | 09:10 Softcat expects annual results to beat market expectations 23 May 2018 | 07:49 Director Deals - Softcat Plc (SCT) 11 Apr 2018 | 15:35 Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on Softcat Plc 22 Mar 2018 | 16:00 Broker Forecast - Citigroup issues a broker note on Softcat Plc 22 Mar 2018 | 08:30 Stronger pound keeps FTSE in the red 21 Mar 2018 | 16:51 Stronger sterling stalls FTSE 21 Mar 2018 | 11:26 Softcat profit rises 15%, though customer growth rate slows 21 Mar 2018 | 07:43 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Softcat Plc 19 Feb 2018 | 08:00 European markets join FTSE in the red as US stocks remain volatile 06 Feb 2018 | 16:49 FTSE suffers significant losses in US-led global sell off 06 Feb 2018 | 11:40 Softcat says trading in first half ahead of expectations 06 Feb 2018 | 07:28 Softcat says trading as expected 29 Nov 2017 | 07:08 Director Deals - Softcat Plc (SCT) 16 Nov 2017 | 16:20 Softcat appoints new CEO 13 Nov 2017 | 08:06 Softcat schedules AGM 03 Nov 2017 | 13:16 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on Softcat Plc 23 Oct 2017 | 09:50 Softcat hikes dividend after profits rise 18 Oct 2017 | 08:15 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Softcat Plc 29 Aug 2017 | 09:50

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Jul 2017
31 Jul 2016
Tangible Assets
5.6
6.4
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
0.5
0.7
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
0.9
0.4
Total Non-Current Assets
7.0
7.5
Inventory
7.0
4.6
Trade & Receivables
173.5
132.8
Cash & Receivables
61.6
62.4
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
0.0
0.0
Total Assets
249.1
207.2

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Jul 2017
31 Jul 2016
Short Term Liabilities
160.7
119.9
Long Term Liabilities
0.0
0.0
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
160.7
119.9

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Jul 2017
31 Jul 2016
Net Assets
88.4
87.4

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Jul 2017
31 Jul 2016
Share Capital
0.1
0.1
Minority Interests
0.0
0.0
Retained Earnings
86.9
86.3
Share Premium Account
4.7
4.5
Other Equity
-3.2
-3.5
Total Equity
88.4
87.4

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Jul 2017
31 Jul 2016
Cashflow from Operating Activities
41.0
29.9
Cashflow Before Financing
39.7
28.4
Increase / Decrease in Cash
-0.7
-12.3

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Jul 2017
31 Jul 2016
Turnover
832.5
672.4
Cost of Sales
696.2
551.6
Gross Profit
136.3
120.7
Operating Profit
50.2
42.2
Pre-Tax Profit
50.3
42.4
Profit / Loss for the Year
40.1
33.2

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H1 Dividend
29 Mar 2018
11 May 2018
Special Dividend
02 Nov 2017
15 Dec 2017
H2 Dividend
02 Nov 2017
15 Dec 2017
H1 Dividend
30 Mar 2017
28 Apr 2017
Special Dividend
17 Nov 2016
16 Dec 2016
H2 Dividend
17 Nov 2016
16 Dec 2016
H1 Dividend
31 Mar 2016
29 Apr 2016
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