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VP

Current Price 790.00p Bid 728.00p Ask 804.00p Change 3.95%
Last Updated: 04/12/2020 01:42. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/03/2020

Revenue
£362.93m
Operating Profit/Loss
£37.21m
Dividend yield (%)
1.30
Total dividend for year
8.4500p
Dividend cover
10.68
P/E Ratio
7.10

Key Personnel

Mr Jeremy F G Pilkington
Executive Chairman
Ms Allison Bainbridge
Group Finance Director
Mr Neil A Stothard
Managing Director
Mr Philip Michael White
Non-Executive Director
Mr Stephen Rogers
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
VP.
ISIN
GB0009286963
Shares in Issue
40.15m
Market cap
£317.22m
Sector

Analyst Views (1)

Strong Buy
 
0%
Buy
 
100.00%
Hold
 
0%
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
790.00p
Bid Price
728.00p
Ask Price
804.00p
Volume
2,034
Change Today
30.00p
% Change Today
3.95%
Open
780.00p
Previous Close
790.00p
Intraday High
790.00p
Intraday Low
742.00p
52 Week High
1,040.00p
52 Week Low
510.00p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

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Income Statement

Year End Date
31 Mar 2020
31 Mar 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Continuing Operations
Revenue
362.93
382.83
Operating Profit/Loss
37.21
38.32
Net Interest
-8.84
-4.74
Pre-Tax Profit
28.37
33.58
Profit After Tax from continuing operations
18.59
25.82
Discontinued Operations
Profit After Tax
n/a
n/a
Profit/Loss for the Year
18.59
25.82
Attributable to:
Equity Holders of Parent Company
18.59
25.82
Minority Interests
n/a
n/a
Total Dividend Paid
8.4500p
30.2000p
Retained Profit/(Loss) for the Financial Year
n/a
n/a

Earnings per Share

Year End Date
31 Mar 2020
31 Mar 2019
Basic
46.92p
65.20p
Diluted
46.17p
63.66p
Adjusted
90.21p
95.14p
Dividend per Share
8.4500p
30.2000p

Assets

Year End Date
31 Mar 2020
31 Mar 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Non-Current Assets
Property, Plant & Equipment
316.33
248.65
Intangible Assets
74.27
89.67
Investment Properties
n/a
n/a
Investments
n/a
n/a
Other Financial Assets
n/a
n/a
Other Non-Current Assets
3.02
2.73
Current Assets
Inventories
9.07
7.81
Trade & Other Receivables
84.26
79.98
Cash at Bank & In Hand
20.09
29.04
Current Asset Investments
n/a
n/a
Other Current Assets
1.00
n/a
Other Assets
n/a
n/a
Total Assets
508.00
458.00

Liabilities

Year End Date
31 Mar 2020
31 Mar 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Current Liabilities
Borrowings
23.85
17.42
Other Current Liabilities
75.19
83.90
Total Current Liabilities
99.04
101.32
Non-Current Liabilities
Borrowings
227.90
179.28
Provisions
11.19
8.41
Other Non-Current Liabilities
n/a
n/a
Total Non-Current Liabilities
239.09
187.68
Other Liabilities
n/a
n/a
Total Liabilities
338.12
289.01

Net Assets

Year End Date
31 Mar 2020
31 Mar 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Net Assets
169.92
168.88

Capital & Reserves

Year End Date
31 Mar 2020
31 Mar 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Share Capital
2.01
2.01
Share Premium Account
16.19
16.19
Other Reserves
-2.33
-0.80
Retained Earnings
154.02
151.46
Shareholders Funds
169.89
169.00
Minority Interests/Other Equity
0.03
0.03
Total Equity
169.92
168.88

Dividend History

Dividend Metrics

Year End Date
31 Mar 2020
31 Mar 2019
Dividend growth
-72.02%
16.15%
Dividend yield
1.30%
2.90%
Dividend cover
10.68
3.15
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