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Clarkson Fundamentals

Company Name Clarkson (Horace) Last Updated 15 Aug 2019
Industry Industrials Sector Transportation Services
Shares in Issue (m) 30.33 Market Cap (£m) 714.16
PE Ratio 23.84 Div per Share (p) 75.00
Div Yield 3.23 Div Cover 1.30
EPS 98.80 EPS Growth (%) -5.36
PEG -4.45 DPS Growth (%) 2.74
Debt Ratio 4.67 Debt Equity Ratio 0.13
Net Gearing 1.40 Gross Gearing 27.51
Asset Equity Ratio 1.38 Cash Equity Ratio 36.01
Quick Ratio 1.70 Current Ratio 1.71
Price To Book Value 1.64 ROCE 9.41

Clarkson Dividends

Type Ex-Date Pay Date Currency Net Dividend Year Total
H1 Dividend 05 Sep 2019 20 Sep 2019 GBX 25.00
H2 Dividend 16 May 2019 31 May 2019 GBX 51.00 75.00
H1 Dividend 06 Sep 2018 21 Sep 2018 GBX 24.00
H2 Dividend 17 May 2018 01 Jun 2018 GBX 50.00 73.00
H1 Dividend 07 Sep 2017 22 Sep 2017 GBX 23.00
H2 Dividend 18 May 2017 02 Jun 2017 GBX 43.00 65.00
H1 Dividend 08 Sep 2016 23 Sep 2016 GBX 22.00
H2 Dividend 19 May 2016 03 Jun 2016 GBX 40.00 62.00
H1 Dividend 10 Sep 2015 25 Sep 2015 GBX 22.00
H2 Dividend 21 May 2015 05 Jun 2015 GBX 39.00 60.00
H1 Dividend 10 Sep 2014 26 Sep 2014 GBX 21.00

Clarkson Company Financials

Assets (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Tangible Assets 27 30 30
Intangible Assets 293 290 301
Investments 34 36 27
Total Fixed Assets 354 356 358
Stocks 1 1 1
Debtors 77 60 57
Cash & Equivalents 157 162 154
Other Assets 11 7 32
Total Assets 600 585 601
Liabilities (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Creditors within 1 year 144 140 172
Creditors after 1 year 21 22 22
Other Liabilities 0 0 0
Total Liabilities 165 162 195
Net assets 435 423 407
Equity (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Called up share capital 8 8 8
Share Premium 0 0 0
Profit / Loss 43 45 47
Other Equity 237 235 240
Preference & Minorities 4 4 3
Total Capital Employed 435 423 407
Ratios 2018 2017 2016
Debt Ratio 4.67 4.85 5.20
Debt-to-Equity 0.13 0.13 0.12
Net Gearing 1.40 0.03 6.77
Gross Gearing 27.51 27.66 32.37
Assets / Equity 1.38 1.38 1.48
Cash / Equity 36.01 38.19 37.87
EPS 98.80 104.40 119.70
Cash Flow (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Cash from operating activities 23 48 46
Cashflow before financing 15 41 5
Increase in Cash -9 18 -22
Income (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Turnover 338 324 306
Cost of sales 13 10 9
Gross Profit 325 314 297
Operating Profit 43 45 46
Pre-Tax profit 43 45 47
Profit / Loss for the year 8 8 8

Clarkson Company Background

Sector Transportation Services
Activities Clarkson plc is the world's leading provider of integrated services and investment banking capabilities to the shipping and offshore markets, facilitating global trade. Founded in 1852, Clarksons offers its diverse and growing client base an unrivalled range of shipbroking services, sector research, on-hand logistical support and full investment banking capabilities in all key shipping and offshore sectors. The Company has delivered 16 years of consecutive dividend growth. The highly cash generative nature of the business, supported by a strong balance sheet, has enabled Clarksons to continue to invest to position the business to capitalise on the upturn in its markets.
Latest Interim Date 12 Aug 2019
Latest Fiscal Year End Date 11 Mar 2019

Clarkson Directors

Appointed Director Position
17 Jun 2008 Andrew Leigh Case Chief Executive Officer
01 Nov 2006 Jeffrey David Woyda Finance Director
13 Feb 2019 William Gennydd Thomas Non-Executive Chairman
01 Jan 2015 James Wyndham John Hughes-Hallett Non-Executive Chairman
01 Jan 2017 Marie-Louise Clayton Non-Executive Director
22 May 2018 Dr Timothy John Miller Non-Executive Director
02 Feb 2015 Birger Nergaard Non-Executive Director
16 Sep 2013 Peter George Backhouse Non-Executive Director

Clarkson Contact Details

Company Name Clarkson (Horace)
Company Address St Magnus House, 3 Lower Thames Street, London EC3R 6HE.
Company Telephone +44 (0)20 7334 0000
Company Website http://www.clarksons.com/

Clarkson Advisors

Auditor Name Ernst & Young LLP
Auditor Address 1 More London Place, London SE1 2AF.
Auditor Website http://www.ey.com/
Auditor Telephone +44 (0)20 7951 2000
Registrar Name Computershare Investor Service
Registrar Address The Pavillions, Bridgwater Road, Bristol BS99 1XZ.
Registrar Website http://www-uk.computershare.com/
Registrar Telephone 0870 702 0010
Broker Name Panmure Gordon & Co
Broker Address One New Change, London EC4M 9AF.
Broker Website http://www.panmure.com/
Broker Telephone +44 (0)20 7886 2500
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Solicitor Name n/a
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Stockbroker Name JPMorgan Cazenove
Stockbroker Address 20 Moorgate, London EC2R 6DA.
Stockbroker Website http://www.jpmorgancazenove.com/
Stockbroker Telephone +44 (0)20 7588 2828