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Vesuvius

Current Price 624.50p Bid 624.00p Ask 625.00p Change 1.96%
Last Updated: 21/08/2018 15:05. 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 energy consumption. These include flow control solutions, advanced refractories and other consumable products and - increasingly - related technical services including data capture. It has a worldwide presence.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/12/2017

Turnover
£1,683.90m
Operating Profit
£109.70m
Dividend Yield
3.04
Dividend Per Share
18.00
Dividend Cover
0.76
P/E Ratio
43.16

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
£1,650.34m

Analyst Views (6)

Strong Buy
 
83.33%
Buy
 
0.00%
Hold
 
16.67%
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
624.50p
Bid Price
624.00p
Ask Price
625.00p
Volume
361940
Change Today
12.00p
% Change Today
1.96%
Open
612.50p
Previous Close
612.50p
Intraday High
634.50p
Intraday Low
612.50p
52 Week High
656.50p
52 Week Low
514.50p
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 MoneyAM

Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Vesuvius 15 Aug 2018 | 08:10 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Vesuvius 31 Jul 2018 | 09:30 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on Vesuvius 19 Jul 2018 | 09:20 Director Deals - Vesuvius (VSVS) 13 Jun 2018 | 14:15 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Vesuvius 11 May 2018 | 09:00 Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Vesuvius 10 May 2018 | 11:50 Vesuvius trading exceeds expectations 10 May 2018 | 08:04 Broker Forecast - Investec issues a broker note on Vesuvius 27 Apr 2018 | 12:00 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Vesuvius 27 Apr 2018 | 10:20 Broker Forecast - Exane BNP Paribas issues a broker note on Vesuvius 05 Apr 2018 | 15:30 Broker Forecast - HSBC issues a broker note on Vesuvius 28 Mar 2018 | 09:50 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on Vesuvius 19 Mar 2018 | 11:00 Broker Forecast - Morgan Stanley issues a broker note on Vesuvius 05 Mar 2018 | 08:50 Broker Forecast - Investec issues a broker note on Vesuvius 02 Mar 2018 | 12:30 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Vesuvius 02 Mar 2018 | 11:10 Vesuvius lifted by rise in steel production 01 Mar 2018 | 08:53 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on Vesuvius 22 Feb 2018 | 12:30 Vesuvius raises €100m 14 Dec 2017 | 08:21 Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Vesuvius 05 Dec 2017 | 14:20 Director Deals - Vesuvius (VSVS) 04 Dec 2017 | 16:55 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Vesuvius 04 Dec 2017 | 12:00 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Vesuvius 01 Dec 2017 | 09:40 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on Vesuvius 30 Nov 2017 | 10:40 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Vesuvius 15 Nov 2017 | 09:30 Vesuvius says trading in line; upbeat on FY18 14 Nov 2017 | 07:42 Director Deals - Vesuvius (VSVS) 02 Nov 2017 | 15:15 Director Deals - Vesuvius (VSVS) 02 Nov 2017 | 15:15 Director Deals - Vesuvius (VSVS) 29 Sep 2017 | 15:10 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Vesuvius 30 Aug 2017 | 08:20

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Tangible Assets
311.3
323.6
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
743.0
781.9
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
203.8
215.9
Total Non-Current Assets
1,258.1
1,321.4
Inventory
222.8
207.7
Trade & Receivables
422.2
393.2
Cash & Receivables
161.9
144.4
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
5.3
3.9
Total Assets
2,070.3
2,070.6

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Short Term Liabilities
382.4
435.1
Long Term Liabilities
613.8
537.0
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
996.2
972.1

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Net Assets
1,074.1
1,098.5

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Share Capital
27.8
27.8
Minority Interests
45.4
42.1
Retained Earnings
2,370.3
2,370.0
Share Premium Account
0.0
0.0
Other Equity
-1,369.4
-1,341.4
Total Equity
1,074.1
1,098.5

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Cashflow from Operating Activities
125.5
83.9
Cashflow Before Financing
90.0
48.5
Increase / Decrease in Cash
41.8
23.5

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Turnover
1,683.9
1,401.4
Cost of Sales
1,518.4
1,018.6
Gross Profit
165.5
382.8
Operating Profit
109.7
92.9
Pre-Tax Profit
97.1
79.4
Profit / Loss for the Year
44.4
63.2

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
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
H1 Dividend
03 Sep 2014
26 Sep 2014
H2 Dividend
23 Apr 2014
23 May 2014
H1 Dividend
28 Aug 2013
07 Oct 2013
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