Scapa Group (SCPA)

Sector:

Industrial Chemicals

Index:

FTSE AIM 50

103.80p
   
  • Change Today:
    -2.20p
  • 52 Week High: 294.00
  • 52 Week Low: 100.00
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 186.54m
  • Volume: 283,813
  • Market Cap: £193.63m
  • RiskGrade: 374

Scapa sticks to expectations as revenues dip

By Duncan Ferris

Date: Wednesday 10 Oct 2018

LONDON (ShareCast) - (Sharecast News) - Shares in Scapa Group fell on Wednesday after the company reported a 3.4% drop in first-half revenues due to adverse currency movements during the previous period.
Despite the revenue drop for the six months ended 30 September, the adhesive tape manufacturer said that it had managed to achieve margin growth and an increase in profit before exceptional items, amortisation of intangible assets and legacy pension costs and finance charges.

Healthcare revenue grew by 0.2% and the AIM traded company said it expected new programs to start to benefit revenues further in the second half of the year.

Scapa also closed its manufacturing facility in Liverpool, New York, during the period and reported that the integration of Connecticut-based medical supplier Markel Industries, which was acquired in August, was nearly complete.

"We remain confident of strong progress for the year and we anticipate the profit for the year will be in line with expectations, excluding the impact of the recently announced Gargrave healthcare transaction," said a statement from Scapa.

Scapa acquired wound dressing manufacturer Systagenix for £31m in September, along with its manufacturing operations, sterilisation services, warehouse facilities and R&D and regulatory support functions in Gargrave, UK, from medical device company Acelity.

Scapa Group's shares were down 4.77% at 403.60p at 1250 BST.

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Scapa Group Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 103.80p
Change Today -2.20p
% Change -2.08 %
52 Week High 294.00
52 Week Low 100.00
Volume 283,813
Shares Issued 186.54m
Market Cap £193.63m
RiskGrade 374

Scapa Group Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
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Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
18.41% below the market average18.41% below the market average18.41% below the market average18.41% below the market average18.41% below the market average
62.50% above the sector average62.50% above the sector average62.50% above the sector average62.50% above the sector average62.50% above the sector average
Price Trend
88.65% below the market average88.65% below the market average88.65% below the market average88.65% below the market average88.65% below the market average
88.89% below the sector average88.89% below the sector average88.89% below the sector average88.89% below the sector average88.89% below the sector average
Income
62.92% below the market average62.92% below the market average62.92% below the market average62.92% below the market average62.92% below the market average
14.29% below the sector average14.29% below the sector average14.29% below the sector average14.29% below the sector average14.29% below the sector average
Growth
11.21% below the market average11.21% below the market average11.21% below the market average11.21% below the market average11.21% below the market average
22.22% above the sector average22.22% above the sector average22.22% above the sector average22.22% above the sector average22.22% above the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 4
Buy 0
Neutral 1
Sell 0
Strong Sell 0
Total 5
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Scapa Group Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Final Final
Ex-Div 25-Jul-19 19-Jul-18
Paid 23-Aug-19 17-Aug-18
Amount 2.90p 2.40p

Trades for 01-Jun-2020

Time Volume / Share Price
16:35 51,208 @ 103.80p
16:29 253 @ 104.40p
16:29 33 @ 104.40p
16:29 206 @ 104.80p
16:29 1,085 @ 104.80p

Scapa Group Key Personnel

CEO Heejae Chae
Chair Lawrence C Pentz
CFO Oskar Zahn

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