SThree (STHR)

Sector:

Support

Index:

FTSE Small Cap

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259.50p
   
  • Change Today:
    -4.50p
  • 52 Week High: 385.00
  • 52 Week Low: 249.50
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 130.96m
  • Volume: 110,565
  • Market Cap: 339.85m
  • RiskGrade: 123

SThree Overview

Only founded in 1986, SThree is a UK-based staffing business, specialising in the IT sector. The company has been expanding into continental Europe and is also now growing its presence in the banking and finance, accountancy, human resources and engineering sectors. The company operates under twelve brands including Computer Futures, Progressive and Huxley.

1 Day Chart (23-08-2019)

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6 Month Chart

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Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 5.6% 5.8%
Div Cover 2.1 2.1
Op Mrgn 3.7% 4.3%
ROCE 32.1%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 8.5 8.0
PEG 0.4 1.3
Pr/Revenue 0.3 0.2
Pr/Book 3.3  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 12.9% 9.0%
PBT 24.6% 25.4%
EPS 19.5% 6.0%
DPS 3.6% 4.6%

SThree Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
30-Nov-14 746.92 23.99 16.30p 19.1 0.2 +79% 14.00p 4.5%
30-Nov-15 848.84 38.09 20.80p 15.7 0.6 +28% 14.00p 4.3%
30-Nov-16 959.86 37.30 23.20p 11.9 1.0 +12% 14.00p 5.1%
30-Nov-17 1,114.53 37.72 25.70p 13.4 1.2 +11% 14.00p 4.1%
30-Nov-18 1,258.15 47.00 30.70p 9.3 0.5 +20% 14.50p 5.1%

a. Based on UK GAAP presentation of accounts - includes discontinued activities

SThree Forecasts

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
30-Nov-19 1,370.95 58.93 32.54p 8.0 1.3 +6% 15.17p 5.8%
30-Nov-20 1,462.89 63.81 35.12p 7.4 0.9 +8% 15.83p 6.1%

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SThree Company Announcements

SThree: Issue of Shares 10-Dec-2018 09:49 EQS Group
SThree: Issue of Shares 03-Dec-2018 16:38 EQS Group
SThree: Voting Rights and Capital 03-Dec-2018 09:52 EQS Group

Latest SThree Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
12-Aug-19 Buy Alex Smith 267.00p 71 189.57
16-Jul-19 Buy Alex Smith 281.63p 66 185.87
12-Jun-19 Buy Alex Smith 294.00p 64 188.16

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.

 

SThree Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 259.50p
Change Today -4.50p
% Change -1.70 %
52 Week High 385.00
52 Week Low 249.50
Volume 110,565
Shares Issued 130.96m
Market Cap 339.85m
RiskGrade 123

SThree Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
33.11% above the market average33.11% above the market average33.11% above the market average33.11% above the market average33.11% above the market average
56.45% above the sector average56.45% above the sector average56.45% above the sector average56.45% above the sector average56.45% above the sector average
Price Trend
48.63% below the market average48.63% below the market average48.63% below the market average48.63% below the market average48.63% below the market average
47.29% below the sector average47.29% below the sector average47.29% below the sector average47.29% below the sector average47.29% below the sector average
Income
79.94% above the market average79.94% above the market average79.94% above the market average79.94% above the market average79.94% above the market average
93.26% above the sector average93.26% above the sector average93.26% above the sector average93.26% above the sector average93.26% above the sector average
Growth
36.40% above the market average36.40% above the market average36.40% above the market average36.40% above the market average36.40% above the market average
39.50% above the sector average39.50% above the sector average39.50% above the sector average39.50% above the sector average39.50% above the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 5
Buy 0
Neutral 1
Sell 0
Strong Sell 0
Total 6
strong_buy
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SThree Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Interim Final
Ex-Div 31-Oct-19 25-Apr-19
Paid 06-Dec-19 07-Jun-19
Amount 5.10p 9.80p

Trades for 23-Aug-2019

Time Volume / Share Price
16:35 525 @ 259.50p
16:29 26 @ 258.50p
16:29 65 @ 258.50p
16:29 51 @ 259.50p
16:20 800 @ 260.30p

SThree Key Personnel

CFO Alex Smith
CEO Mark Dorman

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