Smith (DS) (SMDS)

Sector:

Manufacturing

Index:

FTSE 100

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357.20p
   
  • Change Today:
      1.30p
  • 52 Week High: 538.91
  • 52 Week Low: 292.20
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 1,369.48m
  • Volume: 3,244,279
  • Market Cap: 4,891.78m
  • RiskGrade: 181

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 3.8% 4.7%
Div Cover 2.4 2.1
Op Mrgn 6.3% 7.9%
ROCE 16.2%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 10.8 10.2
PEG 1.2 1.9
Pr/Revenue 0.8 0.8
Pr/Book 2.3  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 20.6% 9.9%
PBT 10.6% 71.8%
EPS 9.2% 5.5%
DPS -3.3% 20.2%

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 6,337.44 501.71 34.84p 10.3 1.9 +6% 16.45p 4.7%
30-Apr-20 6,978.22 617.69 39.37p 9.1 0.7 +13% 17.78p 5.1%
30-Apr-21 7,138.47 656.94 40.77p 8.8 2.5 +4% 18.61p 5.4%

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Smith (DS) Company Announcements

Director/PDMR Shareholding 08-Mar-2019 15:49 RNS
Director/PDMR Shareholding 08-Mar-2019 09:47 RNS
Sale of Plastics Division and Trading Update 06-Mar-2019 07:00 RNS

Latest Smith (DS) Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
07-Mar-19 Buy Rupert Soames 348.00p 28,800 100,224.00
10-Jan-19 Transfer To Adrian Marsh 0.000p 15,922 0.00

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 357.20p
Change Today 1.30p
% Change 0.37 %
52 Week High 538.91
52 Week Low 292.20
Volume 3,244,279
Shares Issued 1,369.48m
Market Cap 4,891.78m
RiskGrade 181

Smith (DS) Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
13.52% below the market average13.52% below the market average13.52% below the market average13.52% below the market average13.52% below the market average
20.00% above the sector average20.00% above the sector average20.00% above the sector average20.00% above the sector average20.00% above the sector average
Price Trend
54.82% below the market average54.82% below the market average54.82% below the market average54.82% below the market average54.82% below the market average
50% below the sector average50% below the sector average50% below the sector average50% below the sector average50% below the sector average
Income
61.14% above the market average61.14% above the market average61.14% above the market average61.14% above the market average61.14% above the market average
45.45% above the sector average45.45% above the sector average45.45% above the sector average45.45% above the sector average45.45% above the sector average
Growth
38.84% above the market average38.84% above the market average38.84% above the market average38.84% above the market average38.84% above the market average
73.33% above the sector average73.33% above the sector average73.33% above the sector average73.33% above the sector average73.33% above the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 9
Buy 0
Neutral 3
Sell 0
Strong Sell 0
Total 12
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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 21-Mar-2019

Time Volume / Share Price
16:47 4,799 @ 356.53p
16:47 164,679 @ 356.53p
16:39 49,100 @ 356.40p
16:39 49,100 @ 356.40p
16:39 49,100 @ 350.50p

Smith (DS) Key Personnel

Chair Gareth Davis
CEO Miles Roberts

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