Kerry Group 'A' Shares (KYGA)

Sector:

Food

  107.50
   
  • Change Today:
     -0.80
  • 52 Week High:  125.6
  • 52 Week Low:  92.5
  • Currency: Euro
  • Shares Issued: 176.70m
  • Volume: 6,013
  • Market Cap:  18,995m
  • RiskGrade: 89

Kerry confident about FY

Date: Wednesday 17 Aug 2011

LONDON (ShareCast) - Irish food company Kerry said it remains confident of achieving full year targets, despite rising costs, as it delivered a 9.1% increase in first half pre-tax profit.

Adjusted pre-tax profit rose to €183.5m for the half year ended 30 June 2011 from €168m before. Like for like trading profit increased by 6.1% to €214m. Revenue for the six month period increased 9.6% to €1.97bn.

"Kerry delivered strong volume growth and a solid earnings performance in the first half of 2011 despite significant raw material and input cost inflation," said chief executive Stan McCarthy.

Raw material increased by 11% costs during the half year period from the same time a year earlier.

Ingredients & Flavours volumes increased 4.1% and Consumer Foods saw 2% business volume growth.

"The group remains confident of achieving its growth targets for the full year and delivering 8-12% growth in adjusted earnings per share as guided at the beginning of the year," it said in a company statement.

An interim dividend of 9.8 cent per share has been offered, up 11.4% from the same period last year.

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KYGA Market Data

Currency Euro
Share Price   107.50
Change Today   -0.80
% Change -0.74 %
52 Week High  125.6
52 Week Low  92.5
Volume 6,013
Shares Issued 176.70m
Market Cap  18,995m
RiskGrade 89

KYGA Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
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Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
94.29% below the market average94.29% below the market average94.29% below the market average94.29% below the market average94.29% below the market average
93.1% below the sector average93.1% below the sector average93.1% below the sector average93.1% below the sector average93.1% below the sector average
Price Trend
50.84% above the market average50.84% above the market average50.84% above the market average50.84% above the market average50.84% above the market average
72.41% above the sector average72.41% above the sector average72.41% above the sector average72.41% above the sector average72.41% above the sector average
Income
88.48% below the market average88.48% below the market average88.48% below the market average88.48% below the market average88.48% below the market average
88.24% below the sector average88.24% below the sector average88.24% below the sector average88.24% below the sector average88.24% below the sector average
Growth
67.03% below the market average67.03% below the market average67.03% below the market average67.03% below the market average67.03% below the market average
17.24% above the sector average17.24% above the sector average17.24% above the sector average17.24% above the sector average17.24% above the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 10
Buy 1
Neutral 2
Sell 0
Strong Sell 1
Total 14
buy
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KYGA Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Interim Final
Ex-Div 15-Oct-20 16-Apr-20
Paid 13-Nov-20 15-May-20
Amount 25.90¢ 55.10¢

Trades for 26-Oct-2020

Time Volume / Share Price
13:12 40 @  107.60
13:07 10 @  107.50
13:07 13 @  107.50
13:07 15 @  107.50
13:07 75 @  107.50

KYGA Key Personnel

Chair Philip Toomey
CEO Edmond Scanlon
CFO Marguerite Larkin

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