Smith (DS) (SMDS)

Sector:

Manufacturing

Index:

FTSE 100

345.40p
   
  • Change Today:
    -9.30p
  • 52 Week High: 394.80
  • 52 Week Low: 254.70
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 1,372.46m
  • Volume: 4,533,250
  • Market Cap: 4,740.49m
  • RiskGrade: 236

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 4.7% 3.8%
Div Cover 2.1 2.5
Op Mrgn 6.9% 7.8%
ROCE 14.5%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 10.4 10.5
PEG 0.6 n/a
Pr/Revenue 0.8 0.7
Pr/Book 1.5  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 11.8% 1.6%
PBT 34.6% 39.0%
EPS 16.6% -3.3%
DPS 18.4% -21.1%

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 6,267.93 486.46 32.20p 10.7 n/a -3% 12.78p 3.8%
30-Apr-21 5,921.75 407.80 27.16p 12.7 n/a -16% 14.87p 4.4%
30-Apr-22 6,046.72 480.90 30.53p 11.3 0.9 +12% 15.80p 4.7%

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Smith (DS) Company Announcements

Total Voting Rights 01-Jun-2020 13:05 RNS
Block listing Interim Review 28-May-2020 08:09 RNS
Block listing Interim Review 28-May-2020 08:07 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 345.40p
Change Today -9.30p
% Change -2.62 %
52 Week High 394.80
52 Week Low 254.70
Volume 4,533,250
Shares Issued 1,372.46m
Market Cap 4,740.49m
RiskGrade 236

Smith (DS) Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
9.92% above the market average9.92% above the market average9.92% above the market average9.92% above the market average9.92% 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
14.63% above the market average14.63% above the market average14.63% above the market average14.63% above the market average14.63% above the market average
6.67% below the sector average6.67% below the sector average6.67% below the sector average6.67% below the sector average6.67% below the sector average
Income
59.76% above the market average59.76% above the market average59.76% above the market average59.76% above the market average59.76% above the market average
53.85% above the sector average53.85% above the sector average53.85% above the sector average53.85% above the sector average53.85% above the sector average
Growth
58.76% above the market average58.76% above the market average58.76% above the market average58.76% above the market average58.76% 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 0
Neutral 6
Sell 0
Strong Sell 1
Total 12
buy
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Smith (DS) Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Final Interim
Ex-Div 03-Oct-19 04-Apr-19
Paid 01-Nov-19 01-May-19
Amount 11.00p 5.20p

Trades for 04-Jun-2020

Time Volume / Share Price
16:50 395 @ 352.70p
16:35 1,228,077 @ 345.40p
16:29 463 @ 345.90p
16:29 9 @ 345.90p
16:29 2 @ 345.90p

Smith (DS) Key Personnel

Chair Gareth Davis
CEO Miles Roberts

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