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Spectris

Current Price 2538.00p Bid 2532.00p Ask 2541.00p Change -2.12%
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Company Overview

Spectris develops and markets precision instruments and controls. The firm's products can be found in most industries from ultraviolet curing of printed CD coatings to sound level measurement and particle contamination detection.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/12/2019

Revenue
£1,632.00m
Operating Profit/Loss
£84.30m
Dividend yield (%)
0.80
Total dividend for year
n/ap
Dividend cover
7.67
P/E Ratio
17.30

Key Personnel

Mr Andrew Heath
Chief Executive Officer
Mr Derek Harding
Chief Financial Officer
Mr Mark Serföző
General Counsel and Company Secretary
Mr Mark Williamson
Non-Executive Chairman
Mr Cathy Turner
Non-Executive Director
Mr Karim Bitar
Non-Executive Director
Mr Martha B. Wyrsch
Non-Executive Director
Mr Ulf Quellmann
Non-Executive Director
Mr William C Seeger
Non-Executive Director
Ms Kjersti Wiklund
Non-Executive Director
Mr Bill Seeger
Senior Independent Director

Stock Details

EPIC
SXS
ISIN
GB0003308607
Shares in Issue
116.04m
Market cap
£2,945.10m

Analyst Views (16)

Strong Buy
 
18.75%
Buy
 
12.50%
Hold
 
31.25%
Sell
 
6.25%
Strong Sell
 
31.25%
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
2,538.00p
Bid Price
2,532.00p
Ask Price
2,541.00p
Volume
268,253
Change Today
-55.00p
% Change Today
-2.12%
Open
2,602.00p
Previous Close
2,538.00p
Intraday High
2,602.00p
Intraday Low
2,522.00p
52 Week High
3,005.00p
52 Week Low
2,132.00p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Income Statement

Year End Date
31 Dec 2019
31 Dec 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Continuing Operations
Revenue
1,632.00
1,604.20
Operating Profit/Loss
84.30
176.40
Net Interest
-3.50
-13.50
Pre-Tax Profit
259.30
218.00
Profit After Tax from continuing operations
234.10
185.20
Discontinued Operations
Profit After Tax
n/a
n/a
Profit/Loss for the Year
234.10
185.20
Attributable to:
Equity Holders of Parent Company
234.10
185.20
Minority Interests
n/a
n/a
Total Dividend Paid
n/ap
61.0000p
Retained Profit/(Loss) for the Financial Year
n/a
n/a

Earnings per Share

Year End Date
31 Dec 2019
31 Dec 2018
Basic
202.20p
157.60p
Diluted
201.60p
156.90p
Adjusted
168.00p
164.90p
Dividend per Share
n/ap
61.0000p

Assets

Year End Date
31 Dec 2019
31 Dec 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Non-Current Assets
Property, Plant & Equipment
369.00
331.50
Intangible Assets
825.30
1,029.60
Investment Properties
n/a
n/a
Investments
n/a
43.90
Other Financial Assets
n/a
n/a
Other Non-Current Assets
9.00
11.30
Current Assets
Inventories
197.20
216.40
Trade & Other Receivables
335.70
381.50
Cash at Bank & In Hand
213.10
73.10
Current Asset Investments
n/a
n/a
Other Current Assets
24.50
5.90
Other Assets
n/a
n/a
Total Assets
1,973.80
2,093.20

Liabilities

Year End Date
31 Dec 2019
31 Dec 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Current Liabilities
Borrowings
95.80
23.70
Other Current Liabilities
345.00
400.40
Total Current Liabilities
440.80
424.10
Non-Current Liabilities
Borrowings
144.30
346.50
Provisions
18.40
30.20
Other Non-Current Liabilities
48.80
59.50
Total Non-Current Liabilities
211.50
436.20
Other Liabilities
n/a
n/a
Total Liabilities
652.30
860.30

Net Assets

Year End Date
31 Dec 2019
31 Dec 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Net Assets
1,321.50
1,232.90

Capital & Reserves

Year End Date
31 Dec 2019
31 Dec 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Share Capital
6.00
6.00
Share Premium Account
231.40
231.40
Other Reserves
100.80
166.80
Retained Earnings
983.30
828.70
Shareholders Funds
1,321.50
1,232.90
Minority Interests/Other Equity
n/a
n/a
Total Equity
1,321.50
1,232.90

Dividend History

Type
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
Payment
Interim
10 Oct 2019
08 Nov 2019
21.90p
Final
23 May 2019
28 Jun 2019
40.50p
Interim
11 Oct 2018
09 Nov 2018
20.50p
Final
24 May 2018
29 Jun 2018
37.50p
Interim
12 Oct 2017
10 Nov 2017
19.00p
Final
25 May 2017
30 Jun 2017
34.00p
Interim
13 Oct 2016
11 Nov 2016
18.00p
Final
26 May 2016
24 Jun 2016
32.20p
Interim
15 Oct 2015
13 Nov 2015
17.30p

Dividend Metrics

Year End Date
31 Dec 2019
31 Dec 2018
Dividend growth
-64.10%
7.96%
Dividend yield
0.80%
2.70%
Dividend cover
7.67
2.70
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