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Wetherspoon (J.D.)

Current Price 971.50p Bid 965.50p Ask 983.00p Change 0.00%
Last Updated: 14/07/2020 06:39. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Pub group, JD Wetherspoon, opened its first pub in 1979 and was known for its wide range of drinks and policy of not playing music. The group is now the biggest high street pub chain in the UK, operating over 700 pubs under the Wetherspoons and Lloyds No.1 trademarks.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 28/07/2019

Revenue
£1,818.79m
Operating Profit/Loss
£131.92m
Dividend yield (%)
0.80
Total dividend for year
12.0000p
Dividend cover
6.43
P/E Ratio
19.90

Key Personnel

Mr Timothy (Tim) Martin
Chairman
Mr John Hutson
Chief Executive Officer
Mr Nigel Connor
Company Secretary
Mr Ben Whitley
Finance Director
Ms Su Cacioppo
Legal Director
Mr Harry Morley
Non-Executive Director
Ms Debra van Gene
Non-Executive Director
Sir Richard Beckett
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
JDW
ISIN
GB0001638955
Shares in Issue
120.38m
Market cap
£1,169.49m

Analyst Views (2)

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
971.50p
Bid Price
965.50p
Ask Price
983.00p
Volume
0
Change Today
0.00p
% Change Today
0.00%
Open
965.50p
Previous Close
971.50p
Intraday High
971.50p
Intraday Low
965.50p
52 Week High
1,734.00p
52 Week Low
559.50p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Income Statement

Year End Date
28 Jul 2019
29 Jul 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Continuing Operations
Revenue
1,818.79
1,693.82
Operating Profit/Loss
131.92
132.29
Net Interest
-35.06
-27.94
Pre-Tax Profit
95.42
89.00
Profit After Tax from continuing operations
72.78
66.71
Discontinued Operations
Profit After Tax
n/a
n/a
Profit/Loss for the Year
72.78
66.71
Attributable to:
Equity Holders of Parent Company
72.78
66.71
Minority Interests
n/a
n/a
Total Dividend Paid
12.0000p
12.0000p
Retained Profit/(Loss) for the Financial Year
n/a
n/a

Earnings per Share

Year End Date
28 Jul 2019
29 Jul 2018
Basic
70.60p
64.60p
Diluted
69.00p
63.20p
Adjusted
77.20p
81.10p
Dividend per Share
12.0000p
12.0000p

Assets

Year End Date
28 Jul 2019
29 Jul 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Non-Current Assets
Property, Plant & Equipment
1,384.97
1,306.07
Intangible Assets
23.07
24.78
Investment Properties
5.53
7.49
Investments
n/a
n/a
Other Financial Assets
0.32
14.98
Other Non-Current Assets
16.23
12.02
Current Assets
Inventories
23.72
23.30
Trade & Other Receivables
21.90
23.12
Cash at Bank & In Hand
42.95
63.09
Current Asset Investments
n/a
n/a
Other Current Assets
n/a
n/a
Other Assets
3.15
1.46
Total Assets
1,521.84
1,476.31

Liabilities

Year End Date
28 Jul 2019
29 Jul 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Current Liabilities
Borrowings
3.29
8.86
Other Current Liabilities
323.38
307.76
Total Current Liabilities
326.67
316.63
Non-Current Liabilities
Borrowings
776.68
780.42
Provisions
41.35
41.43
Other Non-Current Liabilities
60.32
51.27
Total Non-Current Liabilities
878.36
873.12
Other Liabilities
n/a
n/a
Total Liabilities
1,205.03
1,189.75

Net Assets

Year End Date
28 Jul 2019
29 Jul 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Net Assets
316.81
286.56

Capital & Reserves

Year End Date
28 Jul 2019
29 Jul 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Share Capital
2.10
2.11
Share Premium Account
143.29
143.29
Other Reserves
-33.03
-12.92
Retained Earnings
204.45
154.08
Shareholders Funds
316.81
286.56
Minority Interests/Other Equity
n/a
n/a
Total Equity
316.81
286.56

Dividend History

Type
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
Payment
Final
24 Oct 2019
28 Nov 2019
8.00p
Interim
02 May 2019
30 May 2019
4.00p
Final
25 Oct 2018
29 Nov 2018
8.00p
Interim
03 May 2018
31 May 2018
4.00p
Final
26 Oct 2017
30 Nov 2017
8.00p
Interim
27 Apr 2017
25 May 2017
4.00p
Final
20 Oct 2016
24 Nov 2016
8.00p
Interim
28 Apr 2016
26 May 2016
4.00p
Interim
30 Apr 2015
28 May 2015
4.00p
Final
19 Oct 2011
23 Nov 2011
8.00p
Special
17 Mar 2010
01 Apr 2010
7.00p

Dividend Metrics

Year End Date
28 Jul 2019
29 Jul 2018
Dividend growth
n/a%
n/a%
Dividend yield
0.80%
1.00%
Dividend cover
6.43
6.76
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