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Company Overview

SSE is the third largest supplier of electricity and gas in the UK. It supplies electricity and gas under Southern Electric, Scottish Hydro Electric, SWALEC and Atlantic brands and has over 7m customers.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/03/2020

Revenue
£6,800.60m
Operating Profit/Loss
£809.50m
Dividend yield (%)
6.10
Total dividend for year
80.0000p
Dividend cover
1.04
P/E Ratio
15.60

Key Personnel

Mr Richard Gillingwater
Chairman
Mr Alistair Phillips-Davies
Chief Executive Officer
Mr Martin Pibworth
Executive Director
Mr Gregor Alexander
Finance Director
Dr Angela Strank
Non-Executive Director
Mr Melanie Smith
Non-Executive Director
Mr Peter Lynas
Non-Executive Director
Mr Sue Bruce
Non-Executive Director
Mr Tony Cocker
Non-Executive Director
Ms Helen M Mahy
Non-Executive Director
Mr Crawford S Gillies
Senior Independent Director

Stock Details

EPIC
SSE
ISIN
GB0007908733
Shares in Issue
1,039.44m
Market cap
£13,731.04m

Analyst Views (4)

Strong Buy
 
0%
Buy
 
25.00%
Hold
 
50.00%
Sell
 
25.00%
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
1,321.00p
Bid Price
1,316.00p
Ask Price
1,321.00p
Volume
2,479,931
Change Today
34.00p
% Change Today
2.64%
Open
1,277.00p
Previous Close
1,321.00p
Intraday High
1,323.00p
Intraday Low
1,275.00p
52 Week High
1,686.50p
52 Week Low
1,072.50p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Income Statement

Year End Date
31 Mar 2020
31 Mar 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Continuing Operations
Revenue
6,800.60
7,301.50
Operating Profit/Loss
809.50
1,484.40
Net Interest
-375.80
-313.30
Pre-Tax Profit
587.60
1,300.30
Profit After Tax from continuing operations
466.10
1,310.20
Discontinued Operations
Profit After Tax
-478.60
145.50
Profit/Loss for the Year
-12.50
1,455.70
Attributable to:
Equity Holders of Parent Company
-59.00
1,409.10
Minority Interests
46.50
46.60
Total Dividend Paid
80.0000p
97.5000p
Retained Profit/(Loss) for the Financial Year
n/a
n/a

Earnings per Share

Year End Date
31 Mar 2020
31 Mar 2019
Basic
40.60p
123.70p
Diluted
40.60p
123.70p
Adjusted
83.60p
61.80p
Dividend per Share
80.0000p
97.5000p

Assets

Year End Date
31 Mar 2020
31 Mar 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Non-Current Assets
Property, Plant & Equipment
12,814.70
12,429.40
Intangible Assets
1,101.40
960.10
Investment Properties
n/a
n/a
Investments
2,697.10
2,834.90
Other Financial Assets
308.20
244.40
Other Non-Current Assets
634.20
537.70
Current Assets
Inventories
174.00
228.50
Trade & Other Receivables
1,761.20
1,836.90
Cash at Bank & In Hand
164.60
431.60
Current Asset Investments
n/a
n/a
Other Current Assets
1,376.30
2,965.80
Other Assets
n/a
n/a
Total Assets
21,031.70
22,469.30

Liabilities

Year End Date
31 Mar 2020
31 Mar 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Current Liabilities
Borrowings
1,966.90
697.40
Other Current Liabilities
3,241.30
4,613.20
Total Current Liabilities
5,208.20
5,310.60
Non-Current Liabilities
Borrowings
8,205.50
8,670.20
Provisions
1,245.90
1,629.30
Other Non-Current Liabilities
1,452.00
1,066.90
Total Non-Current Liabilities
10,903.40
11,366.40
Other Liabilities
n/a
n/a
Total Liabilities
16,111.60
16,677.00

Net Assets

Year End Date
31 Mar 2020
31 Mar 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Net Assets
4,920.10
5,792.30

Capital & Reserves

Year End Date
31 Mar 2020
31 Mar 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Share Capital
523.10
523.40
Share Premium Account
875.60
879.60
Other Reserves
-55.50
-68.40
Retained Earnings
2,407.20
3,288.00
Shareholders Funds
3,750.40
4,622.60
Minority Interests/Other Equity
1,169.70
1,169.70
Total Equity
4,920.10
5,792.30

Dividend History

Type
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
Payment
Final
23 Jul 2020
18 Sep 2020
56.00p
Interim
16 Jan 2020
13 Mar 2020
24.00p
Final
25 Jul 2019
20 Sep 2019
68.20p
Interim
17 Jan 2019
15 Mar 2019
29.30p
Final
26 Jul 2018
21 Sep 2018
66.30p
Interim
18 Jan 2018
16 Mar 2018
28.40p
Final
27 Jul 2017
22 Sep 2017
63.90p
Interim
19 Jan 2017
17 Mar 2017
27.40p
Final
28 Jul 2016
23 Sep 2016
62.50p
Interim
21 Jan 2016
18 Mar 2016
26.90p
Final
23 Jul 2015
18 Sep 2015
61.80p
Interim
22 Jan 2015
20 Mar 2015
26.60p

Dividend Metrics

Year End Date
31 Mar 2020
31 Mar 2019
Dividend growth
-17.95%
2.96%
Dividend yield
6.10%
8.20%
Dividend cover
1.04
0.63
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