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Vesuvius

Current Price 304.00p Bid 301.00p Ask 308.00p Change 0.07%
Last Updated: 02/07/2022 23:05. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Vesuvius, formed from the demerger of Cookson Group, is a London-headquartered molten metal flow engineering company split into three main divisions: steel flow control, foundry technologies and advanced refractories.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/12/2019

Revenue
£1,710.40m
Operating Profit/Loss
£127.50m
Dividend yield (%)
1.20
Total dividend for year
n/ap
Dividend cover
7.27
P/E Ratio
11.10

Key Personnel

Mr Guy Young
CEO and Executive director
Mr John McDonough
Chairman
Mr Patrick André
Chief Executive Officer
Mr Jane Hinkley
Independent Non-Executive Director
Mr Kath Durrant
Independent Non-Executive Director
Mr Dinggui Gao
Non-Executive Director
Ms Friederike Helfer
Non-Executive Director
Mr Douglas Hurt
Senior Independent Director

Stock Details

EPIC
VSVSL
ISIN
GB00B82YXW83
Shares in Issue
271.21m
Market cap
£824.49m

Analyst Views (3)

Strong Buy
 
0%
Buy
 
66.67%
Hold
 
0%
Sell
 
33.33%
Strong Sell
 
0%
This information is provided by Web Financial Group (UK) Limited. It is subject to change without notice and doesn't reflect the views held by Redmayne Bentley and is not advice.

Price Summary

Mid Price
304.00p
Bid Price
301.00p
Ask Price
308.00p
Volume
26,160
Change Today
0.20p
% Change Today
0.07%
Open
301.60p
Previous Close
304.00p
Intraday High
308.80p
Intraday Low
301.40p
52 Week High
566.50p
52 Week Low
301.40p
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
1,710.40
1,798.00
Operating Profit/Loss
127.50
164.50
Net Interest
-11.00
-11.10
Pre-Tax Profit
118.60
156.20
Profit After Tax from continuing operations
86.50
144.60
Discontinued Operations
Profit After Tax
n/a
0.50
Profit/Loss for the Year
86.50
145.10
Attributable to:
Equity Holders of Parent Company
80.30
138.30
Minority Interests
6.20
6.80
Total Dividend Paid
n/ap
19.8000p
Retained Profit/(Loss) for the Financial Year
n/a
n/a

Earnings per Share

Year End Date
31 Dec 2019
31 Dec 2018
Basic
29.80p
51.10p
Diluted
29.60p
50.80p
Adjusted
45.10p
49.60p
Dividend per Share
n/ap
19.8000p

Assets

Year End Date
31 Dec 2019
31 Dec 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Non-Current Assets
Property, Plant & Equipment
337.70
303.70
Intangible Assets
708.50
724.00
Investment Properties
n/a
n/a
Investments
13.50
20.10
Other Financial Assets
0.50
0.70
Other Non-Current Assets
219.60
215.40
Current Assets
Inventories
212.90
244.30
Trade & Other Receivables
379.60
440.40
Cash at Bank & In Hand
229.20
236.90
Current Asset Investments
n/a
n/a
Other Current Assets
3.00
4.60
Other Assets
n/a
n/a
Total Assets
2,104.50
2,190.10

Liabilities

Year End Date
31 Dec 2019
31 Dec 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Current Liabilities
Borrowings
171.70
29.40
Other Current Liabilities
314.30
364.80
Total Current Liabilities
486.00
394.20
Non-Current Liabilities
Borrowings
303.20
455.50
Provisions
74.70
77.50
Other Non-Current Liabilities
126.20
122.20
Total Non-Current Liabilities
504.10
655.20
Other Liabilities
n/a
n/a
Total Liabilities
990.10
1,049.40

Net Assets

Year End Date
31 Dec 2019
31 Dec 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Net Assets
1,114.40
1,140.70

Capital & Reserves

Year End Date
31 Dec 2019
31 Dec 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Share Capital
27.80
27.80
Share Premium Account
n/a
n/a
Other Reserves
-1,427.50
-1,369.50
Retained Earnings
2,463.10
2,432.40
Shareholders Funds
1,063.40
1,090.70
Minority Interests/Other Equity
51.00
50.00
Total Equity
1,114.40
1,140.70

Dividend History

Type
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
Payment
Final
14 Apr 2022
27 May 2022
15.00p
Interim
05 Aug 2021
17 Sep 2021
6.20p
Final
15 Apr 2021
21 May 2021
14.30p
Interim
29 Oct 2020
04 Dec 2020
3.10p
Interim
08 Aug 2019
20 Sep 2019
6.20p
Final
18 Apr 2019
24 May 2019
13.80p
Interim
09 Aug 2018
21 Sep 2018
6.00p
Final
12 Apr 2018
25 May 2018
12.50p
Interim
10 Aug 2017
22 Sep 2017
5.50p
Final
06 Apr 2017
19 May 2017
11.40p
Interim
11 Aug 2016
23 Sep 2016
5.15p
Final
07 Apr 2016
20 May 2016
11.125p

Dividend Metrics

Year End Date
31 Dec 2019
31 Dec 2018
Dividend growth
-68.69%
10.00%
Dividend yield
1.20%
3.90%
Dividend cover
7.27
2.51


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