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BT Group Fundamentals

Company Name BT Group Last Updated 17 May 2019
Industry Telecommunications Sector Fixed Line Telecommunications
Shares in Issue (m) 9,922.85 Market Cap (£m) 19,930.04
PE Ratio 9.21 Div per Share (p) 15.40
Div Yield 7.67 Div Cover 1.42
EPS 21.80 EPS Growth (%) 6.34
PEG 1.45 DPS Growth (%) 0.00
Debt Ratio 72.29 Debt Equity Ratio 0.73
Net Gearing 74.44 Gross Gearing 78.04
Asset Equity Ratio 4.55 Cash Equity Ratio 16.39
Quick Ratio 1.05 Current Ratio 1.09
Price To Book Value 1.96 ROCE 7.27

BT Group Dividends

Type Ex-Date Pay Date Currency Net Dividend Year Total
H2 Dividend 08 Aug 2019 09 Sep 2019 GBX 10.78 15.40
H1 Dividend 27 Dec 2018 04 Feb 2019 GBX 4.62
H2 Dividend 09 Aug 2018 03 Sep 2018 GBX 10.55 15.40
H1 Dividend 28 Dec 2017 05 Feb 2018 GBX 4.85
H2 Dividend 10 Aug 2017 04 Sep 2017 GBX 10.55 15.40
H1 Dividend 29 Dec 2016 06 Feb 2017 GBX 4.85
H2 Dividend 11 Aug 2016 05 Sep 2016 GBX 9.60 14.00
H1 Dividend 24 Dec 2015 08 Feb 2016 GBX 4.40
H2 Dividend 13 Aug 2015 07 Sep 2015 GBX 8.50 12.40
H1 Dividend 25 Dec 2014 09 Feb 2015 GBX 3.90
H2 Dividend 13 Aug 2014 08 Sep 2014 GBX 7.50 10.90

BT Group Company Financials

Assets (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Tangible Assets 17,835 17,000 16,498
Intangible Assets 14,835 14,447 15,029
Investments 3,173 2,963 3,970
Total Fixed Assets 35,843 34,410 35,497
Stocks 369 239 227
Debtors 3,222 4,014 3,835
Cash & Equivalents 1,666 528 528
Other Assets 5,187 3,568 2,285
Total Assets 46,287 42,759 42,372
Liabilities (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Creditors within 1 year 9,602 10,185 10,925
Creditors after 1 year 26,518 22,270 23,112
Other Liabilities 0 0 0
Total Liabilities 36,120 32,455 34,037
Net assets 10,167 10,304 8,335
Equity (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Called up share capital 499 499 499
Share Premium 1,051 1,051 1,050
Profit / Loss 2,666 2,616 2,354
Other Equity 4,698 6,995 7,436
Preference & Minorities 0 0 0
Total Capital Employed 10,167 10,304 8,335
Ratios 2019 2018 2017
Debt Ratio 72.29 68.37 73.50
Debt-to-Equity 0.73 0.69 0.68
Net Gearing 74.44 74.67 79.08
Gross Gearing 78.04 75.90 80.33
Assets / Equity 4.55 4.15 5.08
Cash / Equity 16.39 5.12 6.34
EPS 21.80 20.50 19.20
Cash Flow (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Cash from operating activities 4,256 4,927 6,174
Cashflow before financing 456 94 4,516
Increase in Cash 1,090 19 14
Income (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Turnover 23,428 23,723 24,062
Cost of sales 0 0 0
Gross Profit 0 0 0
Operating Profit 3,421 3,381 3,167
Pre-Tax profit 2,666 2,616 2,354
Profit / Loss for the year 499 499 499

BT Group Company Background

Sector Fixed Line Telecommunications
Activities BT Group plc is one of the world's leading providers of communications services and solutions, serving customers in 180 countries. Its principal activities include the provision of networked IT services globally; local, national and international telecommunications services to its customers for use at home, at work and on the move; broadband, TV and internet products and services; and converged fixed-mobile products and services. BT consists of six customer-facing lines of business: Consumer, EE, Business and Public Sector, Global Services, Wholesale and Ventures, and Openreach. British Telecommunications plc (BT) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of BT Group plc and encompasses virtually all businesses and assets of the BT Group. BT Group plc is listed on stock exchanges in London and New York.
Latest Interim Date 01 Nov 2018
Latest Fiscal Year End Date 09 May 2019

BT Group Directors

Appointed Director Position
01 Jan 2019 Philip Eric Rene Jansen Chief Executive Officer
12 Jul 2016 Simon Jonathan Lowth Group Finance Director
01 Jun 2017 Jan Petrus du Plessis Non-Executive Chairman
25 Oct 2018 Matthew David Key Non-Executive Director
15 Mar 2019 Allison Kirkby Non-Executive Director
01 Jan 2011 Nicholas Charles Rose Non-Executive Director
19 Jan 2011 Jasmine Mary Whitbread Non-Executive Director
01 Sep 2015 Michael James Inglis Non-Executive Director
01 Nov 2014 Isabel Frances Hudson Non-Executive Director
01 Jun 2014 Iain Cameron Conn Non-Executive Director
29 Jan 2016 Timotheus Hottges Non-Executive Director

BT Group Contact Details

Company Name BT Group
Company Address 81 Newgate Street, London EC1A 7AJ.
Company Telephone +44 (0)20 7356 5000
Company Website http://www.btplc.com/

BT Group Advisors

Auditor Name PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
Auditor Address 1 Embankment Place, London WC2N 6RH.
Auditor Website http://www.pwc.co.uk/
Auditor Telephone +44(0) 20 7583 5000
Registrar Name Equiniti
Registrar Address Aspect House, Spencer Road, Lancing, West Sussex BN99 6DA.
Registrar Website http://www.equiniti.com/
Registrar Telephone 0871 384 2030
Broker Name JPMorgan Cazenove
Broker Address 20 Moorgate, London EC2R 6DA.
Broker Website http://www.jpmorgancazenove.com/
Broker Telephone +44 (0)20 7588 2828
Adviser Name JPMorgan Cazenove
Adviser Address 20 Moorgate, London EC2R 6DA.
Adviser Website http://www.jpmorgancazenove.com/
Adviser Telephone +44 (0)20 7588 2828
Solicitor Name Linklaters LLP
Solicitor Address 1 Silk Street, London EC2Y 8HQ.
Solicitor Website http://www.linklaters.com/
Solicitor Telephone +44 (0)20 7456 2000
Stockbroker Name Merrill Lynch International
Stockbroker Address Merrill Lynch Financial Centre, 2 King Edward Street, London, EC1A 1HQ.
Stockbroker Website http://www.ml.com/
Stockbroker Telephone +44 (0)20 7628 1000