Smith (DS) (SMDS)

Sector:

Manufacturing

Index:

FTSE 100

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351.30p
   
  • Change Today:
    -1.70p
  • 52 Week High: 538.91
  • 52 Week Low: 347.50
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 1,369.42m
  • Volume: 6,473,288
  • Market Cap: 4,810.78m
  • RiskGrade: 172
  • Beta: 1.31

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.

1 Day Chart (15-11-2018)

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6 Month Chart

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Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 3.9% 4.5%
Div Cover 2.4 2.3
Op Mrgn 6.3% 8.1%
ROCE 16.2%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 10.6 9.4
PEG 1.2 0.8
Pr/Revenue 0.8 0.7
Pr/Book 2.3  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 20.6% 12.8%
PBT 10.6% 79.6%
EPS 9.2% 12.6%
DPS -3.3% 18.9%

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 6,502.70 524.40 37.20p 9.4 0.7 +13% 16.26p 4.5%
30-Apr-20 6,897.17 614.25 40.67p 8.6 0.9 +9% 17.45p 4.9%

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Smith (DS) Company Announcements

Director/PDMR Shareholding 14-Nov-2018 14:38 RNS
European Commission clearance 14-Nov-2018 14:35 RNS
Pre-close Trading Statement 06-Nov-2018 07:00 RNS

Latest Smith (DS) Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
13-Nov-18 Buy Dividends Adrian Marsh 351.29p 108 379.39
13-Sep-18 Sell Miles Roberts 484.50p 754,037 3,653,309.11
13-Sep-18 Exercise of option Miles Roberts 0.000p 403,124 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 351.30p
Change Today -1.70p
% Change -0.48 %
52 Week High 538.91
52 Week Low 347.50
Volume 6,473,288
Shares Issued 1,369.42m
Market Cap 4,810.78m
Beta 1.31
RiskGrade 172

Smith (DS) Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
27.07% above the market average27.07% above the market average27.07% above the market average27.07% above the market average27.07% above the market average
6.67% above the sector average6.67% above the sector average6.67% above the sector average6.67% above the sector average6.67% above the sector average
Price Trend
60.43% below the market average60.43% below the market average60.43% below the market average60.43% below the market average60.43% below the market average
75% below the sector average75% below the sector average75% below the sector average75% below the sector average75% below the sector average
Income
66.41% above the market average66.41% above the market average66.41% above the market average66.41% above the market average66.41% above the market average
66.67% above the sector average66.67% above the sector average66.67% above the sector average66.67% above the sector average66.67% above the sector average
Growth
36.44% above the market average36.44% above the market average36.44% above the market average36.44% above the market average36.44% 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 5
Buy 1
Neutral 3
Sell 0
Strong Sell 0
Total 9
buy
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Smith (DS) Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Final Interim
Ex-Div 04-Oct-18 05-Apr-18
Paid 01-Nov-18 01-May-18
Amount 9.80p 4.90p

Trades for 15-Nov-2018

Time Volume / Share Price
17:06 914 @ 352.31p
16:58 600 @ 350.00p
16:58 1,600 @ 349.96p
16:57 1,400 @ 350.09p
16:57 1,000 @ 349.45p

Smith (DS) Key Personnel

Chair Gareth Davis
CEO Miles Roberts

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