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Victrex plc

Current Price 2546.00p Bid 2548.00p Ask 2552.00p Change 0.16%
Last Updated: 24/09/2021 09:13. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Victrex manufactures a patented hard wearing, temperature and chemical resistant plastic called PEEK. Customers include electronics companies, car makers and aerospace groups.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 30/09/2020

Revenue
£266.00m
Operating Profit/Loss
£64.00m
Dividend yield (%)
2.50
Total dividend for year
46.1400p
Dividend cover
1.36
P/E Ratio
29.20

Key Personnel

Mr Lawrence C Pentz
Chairman
Mr Jakob Sigurdsson
Chief Executive Officer
Dr Martin Court
Executive Director
Mr Richard Armitage
Group Finance Director
Mr Brendan Connolly
Non-Executive Director
Mr David Thomas
Non-Executive Director
Ms Jane Toogood
Non-Executive Director
Ms Janet E Ashdown
Non-Executive Director
Ms Ros Rivaz
Senior Independent Director

Stock Details

EPIC
VCTL
ISIN
GB0009292243
Shares in Issue
85.46m
Market cap
£2,175.72m

Analyst Views (6)

Strong Buy
 
0%
Buy
 
50.00%
Hold
 
50.00%
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 the views held by Redmayne Bentley and is not advice.

Price Summary

Mid Price
2,546.00p
Bid Price
2,548.00p
Ask Price
2,552.00p
Volume
512
Change Today
4.00p
% Change Today
0.16%
Open
2,526.00p
Previous Close
2,542.00p
Intraday High
2,546.00p
Intraday Low
2,526.00p
52 Week High
2,710.00p
52 Week Low
1,824.00p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Income Statement

Year End Date
30 Sep 2020
30 Sep 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Continuing Operations
Revenue
266.00
294.00
Operating Profit/Loss
64.00
104.10
Net Interest
n/a
0.70
Pre-Tax Profit
63.50
104.70
Profit After Tax from continuing operations
54.20
92.40
Discontinued Operations
Profit After Tax
n/a
n/a
Profit/Loss for the Year
54.20
92.40
Attributable to:
Equity Holders of Parent Company
54.20
92.40
Minority Interests
n/a
n/a
Total Dividend Paid
46.1400p
59.5600p
Retained Profit/(Loss) for the Financial Year
n/a
n/a

Earnings per Share

Year End Date
30 Sep 2020
30 Sep 2019
Basic
62.60p
107.20p
Diluted
62.50p
106.90p
Adjusted
62.60p
107.20p
Dividend per Share
46.1400p
59.5600p

Assets

Year End Date
30 Sep 2020
30 Sep 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Non-Current Assets
Property, Plant & Equipment
273.70
260.80
Intangible Assets
26.40
27.40
Investment Properties
n/a
n/a
Investments
12.30
8.20
Other Financial Assets
8.00
8.00
Other Non-Current Assets
18.20
19.60
Current Assets
Inventories
98.50
92.20
Trade & Other Receivables
32.10
45.00
Cash at Bank & In Hand
73.10
72.50
Current Asset Investments
n/a
n/a
Other Current Assets
7.20
2.50
Other Assets
n/a
n/a
Total Assets
549.50
536.20

Liabilities

Year End Date
30 Sep 2020
30 Sep 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Current Liabilities
Borrowings
n/a
n/a
Other Current Liabilities
38.00
53.00
Total Current Liabilities
38.00
53.00
Non-Current Liabilities
Borrowings
5.60
n/a
Provisions
24.90
21.60
Other Non-Current Liabilities
n/a
n/a
Total Non-Current Liabilities
30.50
21.60
Other Liabilities
n/a
n/a
Total Liabilities
68.50
74.60

Net Assets

Year End Date
30 Sep 2020
30 Sep 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Net Assets
481.00
461.60

Capital & Reserves

Year End Date
30 Sep 2020
30 Sep 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Share Capital
0.90
0.90
Share Premium Account
55.00
52.30
Other Reserves
3.20
1.80
Retained Earnings
419.00
406.60
Shareholders Funds
478.10
461.60
Minority Interests/Other Equity
2.90
n/a
Total Equity
481.00
461.60

Dividend History

Type
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
Payment
Interim
03 Jun 2021
30 Jun 2021
13.42p
Final
28 Jan 2021
19 Feb 2021
46.14p
Final
30 Jan 2020
21 Feb 2020
46.14p
Interim
06 Jun 2019
28 Jun 2019
13.42p
Final
31 Jan 2019
22 Feb 2019
46.14p
Final
31 Jan 2019
22 Feb 2019
46.14p
Interim
07 Jun 2018
29 Jun 2018
13.42p
Final
01 Feb 2018
16 Feb 2018
41.60p
Final
01 Feb 2018
16 Feb 2018
41.60p
Interim
08 Jun 2017
30 Jun 2017
12.20p
Final
02 Feb 2017
17 Feb 2017
35.09p
Interim
09 Jun 2016
01 Jul 2016
11.73p
Final
04 Feb 2016
19 Feb 2016
35.09p
Interim
11 Jun 2015
30 Jun 2015
11.73p
Special
05 Feb 2015
20 Feb 2015
50.00p
Special
05 Feb 2015
20 Feb 2015
50.00p

Dividend Metrics

Year End Date
30 Sep 2020
30 Sep 2019
Dividend growth
-22.53%
n/a%
Dividend yield
2.50%
2.80%
Dividend cover
1.36
1.80


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