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Vesuvius

Current Price 368.20p Bid 367.00p Ask 377.20p Change -3.91%
Last Updated: 30/05/2020 08:05. 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 Henry Knowles
General Counsel and Company Secretary
Mr Hock Goh
Independent Non-Executive Director
Mr Jane Hinkley
Independent Non-Executive Director
Mrs Holly Keller Koeppel
Non-Executive Director
Ms Friederike Helfer
Non-Executive Director
Mr Douglas Hurt
Senior Independent Director

Stock Details

EPIC
VSVS
ISIN
GB00B82YXW83
Shares in Issue
271.21m
Market cap
£998.61m
Sector

Analyst Views (1)

Strong Buy
 
0%
Buy
 
0%
Hold
 
100.00%
Sell
 
0%
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
368.20p
Bid Price
367.00p
Ask Price
377.20p
Volume
417,457
Change Today
-15.00p
% Change Today
-3.91%
Open
392.40p
Previous Close
368.20p
Intraday High
392.40p
Intraday Low
368.20p
52 Week High
562.00p
52 Week Low
302.20p
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
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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