Smith (DS) (SMDS)

Sector:

Manufacturing

Index:

FTSE 100

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324.20p
   
  • Change Today:
      2.20p
  • 52 Week High: 538.91
  • 52 Week Low: 292.20
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 1,371.21m
  • Volume: 3,315,988
  • Market Cap: 4,445.45m
  • RiskGrade: 164
  • Beta: 0.04

Smith (DS) Overview

DS Smith is an international packaging company. It is the UK's leading producer of recycled paper board and manufacturer of corrugated packaging. The company also produces corrugated packaging in various countries in continental Europe and we manufacture plastic packaging.

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Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 4.2% 4.9%
Div Cover 2.4 2.1
Op Mrgn 6.3% 7.8%
ROCE 16.2%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 9.8 9.4
PEG 1.1 2.5
Pr/Revenue 0.8 0.7
Pr/Book 2.1  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 20.6% 9.7%
PBT 10.6% 68.7%
EPS 9.2% 3.8%
DPS -3.3% 20.7%

Smith (DS) Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
30-Apr-14 4,035.00 167.00 19.91p 14.7 0.6 +25% 9.30p 3.2%
30-Apr-15 3,820.00 200.00 22.80p 14.3 1.0 +14% 10.61p 3.3%
30-Apr-16 4,066.00 201.00 25.49p 13.9 1.2 +12% 11.91p 3.4%
30-Apr-17 4,781.00 264.00 30.24p 13.3 0.7 +19% 14.14p 3.5%
30-Apr-18 5,765.00 292.00 33.03p 14.7 1.6 +9% 13.68p 2.8%

a. Based on UK GAAP presentation of accounts - includes discontinued activities

Smith (DS) Forecasts

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
30-Apr-19 6,322.17 492.74 34.30p 9.5 2.5 +4% 16.50p 4.9%
30-Apr-20 7,034.74 616.86 38.72p 8.4 0.7 +13% 17.71p 5.3%
30-Apr-21 7,193.44 661.64 40.04p 8.1 2.4 +3% 18.57p 5.5%

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Smith (DS) Company Announcements

Holding(s) in Company 24-May-2019 17:19 RNS
Total Voting Rights 01-May-2019 17:49 RNS
DS Smith Plc - Pre-close trading statement 30-Apr-2019 07:00 RNS

Latest Smith (DS) Director Deals

No deals were found in the last 28 days.

Note 1: Prices and trades are provided by Digital Look Corporate Solutions and are delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Note 2: RiskGrade figures are provided by RiskMetrics.

Note 3: Above ratios are on a 'per annum' basis, adjusted for corporate actions and based on the fundamentals of the primary listed security.

Note 4: Under IFRS, all figures are based on 'Continuing' operations unless otherwise stated.

Note 5: In the case of dual listed securities, broker recommendations and forecasts relate to the primary listing.

Note 6: Forecast figures based on normalised accounts.

 

Smith (DS) Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 324.20p
Change Today 2.20p
% Change 0.68 %
52 Week High 538.91
52 Week Low 292.20
Volume 3,315,988
Shares Issued 1,371.21m
Market Cap 4,445.45m
Beta 0.04
RiskGrade 164

Smith (DS) Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
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Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
0.56% below the market average0.56% below the market average0.56% below the market average0.56% below the market average0.56% below the market average
12.5% below the sector average12.5% below the sector average12.5% below the sector average12.5% below the sector average12.5% below the sector average
Price Trend
51.23% below the market average51.23% below the market average51.23% below the market average51.23% below the market average51.23% below the market average
60% below the sector average60% below the sector average60% below the sector average60% below the sector average60% below the sector average
Income
70.40% above the market average70.40% above the market average70.40% above the market average70.40% above the market average70.40% above the market average
50.00% above the sector average50.00% above the sector average50.00% above the sector average50.00% above the sector average50.00% above the sector average
Growth
38.86% above the market average38.86% above the market average38.86% above the market average38.86% above the market average38.86% above the market average
75.00% above the sector average75.00% above the sector average75.00% above the sector average75.00% above the sector average75.00% above the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 8
Buy 0
Neutral 2
Sell 0
Strong Sell 0
Total 10
strong_buy
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Smith (DS) Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Interim Final
Ex-Div 04-Apr-19 04-Oct-18
Paid 01-May-19 01-Nov-18
Amount 5.20p 9.80p

Trades for 24-May-2019

Time Volume / Share Price
16:35 879,386 @ 324.20p
16:34 2,300 @ 325.18p
16:34 2,300 @ 325.18p
16:34 2,300 @ 326.32p
16:34 2,300 @ 326.32p

Smith (DS) Key Personnel

Chair Gareth Davis
CEO Miles Roberts

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