Smith (DS) (SMDS)

Sector:

Manufacturing

Index:

FTSE 100

290.20p
   
  • Change Today:
      8.90p
  • 52 Week High: 462.30
  • 52 Week Low: 266.20
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 1,376.47m
  • Volume: 2,675,582
  • Market Cap: 3,994.51m
  • RiskGrade: 168

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 5.2% 5.8%
Div Cover 2.0 2.1
Op Mrgn 6.1% 7.6%
ROCE 11.0%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 9.5 8.1
PEG 0.4 0.6
Pr/Revenue 0.6 0.5
Pr/Book 0.9  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 21.2% 7.2%
PBT 63.6% 56.0%
EPS 26.9% 13.6%
DPS 24.0% 8.5%

Smith (DS) Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
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%
30-Apr-20 6,043.00 368.00 33.20p 9.4 n/a -0% n/a 0.0%
30-Apr-21 5,976.00 231.00 24.20p 17.4 n/a -27% 12.10p 2.9%
30-Apr-22 7,241.00 378.00 30.70p 10.8 0.4 +27% 15.00p 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-23 7,765.77 589.55 34.87p 8.3 0.6 +14% 16.27p 5.8%
30-Apr-24 7,931.77 615.37 36.06p 8.0 2.3 +3% 17.25p 6.1%

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Smith (DS) Company Announcements

Director Declaration 02-Aug-2022 08:32 RNS
Total Voting Rights 01-Aug-2022 08:26 RNS
Director/PDMR Shareholding 22-Jul-2022 11:12 RNS

Latest Smith (DS) Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
15-Jul-22 Transfer From Adrian Marsh 0.000p 79,617 0.00
15-Jul-22 Transfer From Miles Roberts 0.000p 168,944 0.00
05-Jul-22 Buy Alina Kessel 270.25p 7,000 18,917.64

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 290.20p
Change Today 8.90p
% Change 3.16 %
52 Week High 462.30
52 Week Low 266.20
Volume 2,675,582
Shares Issued 1,376.47m
Market Cap 3,994.51m
RiskGrade 168

Smith (DS) Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
70.03% above the market average70.03% above the market average70.03% above the market average70.03% above the market average70.03% above the market average
84.62% above the sector average84.62% above the sector average84.62% above the sector average84.62% above the sector average84.62% above the sector average
Price Trend
35.23% below the market average35.23% below the market average35.23% below the market average35.23% below the market average35.23% below the market average
28.57% below the sector average28.57% below the sector average28.57% below the sector average28.57% below the sector average28.57% below the sector average
Income
83.64% above the market average83.64% above the market average83.64% above the market average83.64% above the market average83.64% above the market average
100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average
Growth
4.7% below the market average4.7% below the market average4.7% below the market average4.7% below the market average4.7% below the market average
57.14% above the sector average57.14% above the sector average57.14% above the sector average57.14% above the sector average57.14% above the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 8
Buy 3
Neutral 2
Sell 0
Strong Sell 1
Total 14
buy
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Smith (DS) Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Final Interim
Ex-Div 06-Oct-22 07-Apr-22
Paid 01-Nov-22 03-May-22
Amount 10.20p 4.80p

Trades for 08-Aug-2022

Time Volume / Share Price
17:08 2,165 @ 285.61p
17:07 2,165 @ 285.67p
16:45 2,698 @ 291.10p
16:45 2,698 @ 291.10p
16:38 263,661 @ 290.49p

Smith (DS) Key Personnel

CEO Miles Roberts

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