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Vesuvius

Current Price 341.00p Bid 341.00p Ask 341.40p Change -18.11%
Last Updated: 15/10/2019 17:06. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Vesuvius plc is a global leader in molten metal flow engineering principally serving the steel and foundry industries. It develops innovative and customised solutions, often used in extremely demanding industrial environments, which enable its customers to improve their manufacturing processes, enhance product quality and reduce costs. These include flow control solutions, advanced refractories and other consumable products and increasingly, related technical services including data capture.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/12/2018

Turnover
£1,798.00m
Operating Profit
£164.50m
Dividend Yield
4.80
Dividend Per Share
19.80
Dividend Cover
2.57
P/E Ratio
8.12

Key Personnel

Patrick Georges Felix Andre
Chief Executive
Guy Franklin Young
Chief Financial Officer
John McDonough
Non-Executive Chairman
Christer Goran Harald Gardell
Non-Executive Director
Hock Goh
Non-Executive Director
Ida Jane Hinkley
Non-Executive Director
Douglas Malcolm Hurt
Non-Executive Director
Holly Keller Koeppel
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
VSVS
ISIN
GB00B82YXW83
Shares in Issue
271,213,897
Market cap
£1,129.34m

Analyst Views (7)

Strong Buy
 
42.86%
Buy
 
14.29%
Hold
 
42.86%
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
341.00p
Bid Price
341.00p
Ask Price
341.40p
Volume
3767896
Change Today
-75.40p
% Change Today
-18.11%
Open
390.00p
Previous Close
341.00p
Intraday High
465.40p
Intraday Low
336.80p
52 Week High
646.00p
52 Week Low
400.00p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Vesuvius Intra-day Chart

Vesuvius News

News in this section is provided by AJ Bell

UK stocks recover losses on Brexit deal hopes, sterling gains 15 Oct 2019 | 16:47 UK stocks drift lower ahead of key US banking results 15 Oct 2019 | 13:02 FTSE opens up 0.1% as investors eye crucial Brexit, US-China trade talks 15 Oct 2019 | 08:53 Vesuvius warns of weaker annual earnings as tough trading conditions continue 15 Oct 2019 | 07:15 Broker Forecast - Bank of America Merrill Lynch issues a broker note on Vesuvius 11 Oct 2019 | 08:50 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Vesuvius 22 Jul 2019 | 09:40 Broker Forecast - Goldman Sachs issues a broker note on Vesuvius 10 Jul 2019 | 10:40 Director Deals - Vesuvius (VSVS) 05 Jun 2019 | 15:10 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Vesuvius 16 May 2019 | 12:10 UK stocks open 0.1% lower as Sterling strengthens 15 May 2019 | 09:09 Vesuvius reports flat first-quarter sales in subdued market 15 May 2019 | 07:51 Director Deals - Vesuvius (VSVS) 15 Apr 2019 | 09:00 Director Deals - Vesuvius (VSVS) 15 Apr 2019 | 09:00 Director Deals - Vesuvius (VSVS) 15 Apr 2019 | 09:00 Director Deals - Vesuvius (VSVS) 15 Apr 2019 | 09:00 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Vesuvius 05 Mar 2019 | 12:30 Broker Forecast - Goldman Sachs issues a broker note on Vesuvius 04 Mar 2019 | 12:50 Broker Forecast - HSBC issues a broker note on Vesuvius 01 Mar 2019 | 12:20 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Vesuvius 01 Mar 2019 | 09:00 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Vesuvius 11 Feb 2019 | 11:20 Broker Forecast - Morgan Stanley issues a broker note on Vesuvius 14 Jan 2019 | 10:00 Broker Forecast - Goldman Sachs issues a broker note on Vesuvius 08 Jan 2019 | 15:00 Director Deals - Vesuvius (VSVS) 17 Dec 2018 | 16:55 Director Deals - Vesuvius (VSVS) 07 Dec 2018 | 12:40 Broker Forecast - RBC Capital Markets issues a broker note on Vesuvius 20 Nov 2018 | 16:00 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Vesuvius 07 Nov 2018 | 11:00 Vesuvius warns of FX headwinds 06 Nov 2018 | 07:49

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Tangible Assets
313.9
311.3
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
741.4
743.0
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
236.2
203.8
Total Non-Current Assets
1,291.5
1,258.1
Inventory
244.3
222.8
Trade & Receivables
440.4
422.2
Cash & Receivables
236.9
161.9
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
4.6
5.3
Total Assets
2,217.7
2,070.3

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Short Term Liabilities
394.2
382.4
Long Term Liabilities
655.2
613.8
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
1,049.4
996.2

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Net Assets
1,168.3
1,074.1

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Share Capital
27.8
27.8
Minority Interests
50.0
45.4
Retained Earnings
2,460.0
2,370.3
Share Premium Account
0.0
0.0
Other Equity
-1,369.5
-1,369.4
Total Equity
1,168.3
1,074.1

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Cashflow from Operating Activities
141.9
125.5
Cashflow Before Financing
245.4
90.0
Increase / Decrease in Cash
73.3
41.8

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Turnover
1,798.0
1,683.9
Cost of Sales
1,600.8
1,518.4
Gross Profit
197.2
165.5
Operating Profit
164.5
109.7
Pre-Tax Profit
156.2
97.1
Profit / Loss for the Year
145.1
44.4

Dividend History

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H1 Dividend
08 Aug 2019
20 Sep 2019
H2 Dividend
18 Apr 2019
24 May 2019
H1 Dividend
09 Aug 2018
21 Sep 2018
H2 Dividend
12 Apr 2018
25 May 2018
H1 Dividend
10 Aug 2017
22 Sep 2017
H2 Dividend
06 Apr 2017
19 May 2017
H1 Dividend
11 Aug 2016
23 Sep 2016
H2 Dividend
07 Apr 2016
20 May 2016
H1 Dividend
03 Sep 2015
25 Sep 2015
H2 Dividend
09 Apr 2015
22 May 2015
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