Smith (DS) (SMDS)

Sector:

Manufacturing

Index:

FTSE 100

373.30p
   
  • Change Today:
      5.10p
  • 52 Week High: 388.10
  • 52 Week Low: 292.20
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 1,372.40m
  • Volume: 3,853,815
  • Market Cap: 5,123m
  • RiskGrade: 177
  • Beta: 1.80

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 4.3% 4.5%
Div Cover 2.1 2.1
Op Mrgn 6.9% 8.5%
ROCE 14.5%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 11.2 10.8
PEG 0.7 2.8
Pr/Revenue 0.8 0.8
Pr/Book 1.6  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 11.8% 7.4%
PBT 34.6% 60.6%
EPS 16.6% 3.9%
DPS 18.4% 3.5%

Smith (DS) Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
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 5,518.00 260.00 28.56p 17.0 n/a -6% 13.68p 2.8%
30-Apr-19 6,171.00 350.00 33.30p 10.7 0.6 +17% 16.20p 4.5%

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-20 6,630.68 562.01 34.60p 10.8 2.8 +4% 16.77p 4.5%
30-Apr-21 6,691.74 587.69 35.23p 10.6 5.8 +2% 17.59p 4.8%

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Smith (DS) Company Announcements

Half-year Report 05-Dec-2019 07:00 RNS
Total Voting Rights 02-Dec-2019 11:39 RNS
Block listing Interim Review 28-Nov-2019 15:39 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 373.30p
Change Today 5.10p
% Change 1.39 %
52 Week High 388.10
52 Week Low 292.20
Volume 3,853,815
Shares Issued 1,372.40m
Market Cap 5,123m
Beta 1.80
RiskGrade 177

Smith (DS) Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
4.09% above the market average4.09% above the market average4.09% above the market average4.09% above the market average4.09% above the market average
20% below the sector average20% below the sector average20% below the sector average20% below the sector average20% below the sector average
Price Trend
33.33% above the market average33.33% above the market average33.33% above the market average33.33% above the market average33.33% above the market average
60.00% above the sector average60.00% above the sector average60.00% above the sector average60.00% above the sector average60.00% above the sector average
Income
69.80% above the market average69.80% above the market average69.80% above the market average69.80% above the market average69.80% above the market average
83.33% above the sector average83.33% above the sector average83.33% above the sector average83.33% above the sector average83.33% above the sector average
Growth
41.49% above the market average41.49% above the market average41.49% above the market average41.49% above the market average41.49% above the market average
86.67% above the sector average86.67% above the sector average86.67% above the sector average86.67% above the sector average86.67% above the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 7
Buy 0
Neutral 4
Sell 0
Strong Sell 2
Total 13
buy
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Smith (DS) Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Interim Final
Ex-Div 09-Apr-20 03-Oct-19
Paid 01-May-20 01-Nov-19
Amount 5.40p 11.00p

Trades for 11-Dec-2019

Time Volume / Share Price
16:50 1,005 @ 373.20p
16:50 29 @ 373.20p
16:35 1,287,706 @ 373.30p
16:29 1,423 @ 374.50p
16:29 391 @ 374.50p

Smith (DS) Key Personnel

Chair Gareth Davis
CEO Miles Roberts

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