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Cropper (James) Fundamentals

Company Name Cropper (James) Last Updated 18 Sep 2019
Industry Basic Materials Sector Paper
Shares in Issue (m) 9.55 Market Cap (£m) 114.66
PE Ratio 49.38 Div per Share (p) 13.50
Div Yield 1.13 Div Cover 1.80
EPS 24.30 EPS Growth (%) -43.88
PEG -1.13 DPS Growth (%) 0.00
Debt Ratio 60.08 Debt Equity Ratio 0.66
Net Gearing 65.98 Gross Gearing 69.37
Asset Equity Ratio 3.27 Cash Equity Ratio 11.06
Quick Ratio 1.41 Current Ratio 2.43
Price To Book Value 5.39 ROCE 4.84

Cropper (James) Dividends

Type Ex-Date Pay Date Currency Net Dividend Year Total
H2 Dividend 04 Jul 2019 09 Aug 2019 GBX 11.00 13.50
H1 Dividend 29 Nov 2018 11 Jan 2019 GBX 2.50
H2 Dividend 05 Jul 2018 10 Aug 2018 GBX 11.00 13.50
H1 Dividend 30 Nov 2017 12 Jan 2018 GBX 2.50
H2 Dividend 13 Jul 2017 11 Aug 2017 GBX 9.30 11.80
H1 Dividend 15 Dec 2016 13 Jan 2017 GBX 2.50
H2 Dividend 14 Jul 2016 12 Aug 2016 GBX 7.10 9.30
H1 Dividend 10 Dec 2015 08 Jan 2016 GBX 2.20
H2 Dividend 09 Jul 2015 07 Aug 2015 GBX 6.30 8.50
H1 Dividend 11 Dec 2014 09 Jan 2015 GBX 2.20

Cropper (James) Company Financials

Assets (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Tangible Assets 28 25 27
Intangible Assets 0 1 1
Investments 2 2 2
Total Fixed Assets 30 28 29
Stocks 16 15 14
Debtors 19 19 23
Cash & Equivalents 2 6 2
Other Assets 1 1 0
Total Assets 69 68 69
Liabilities (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Creditors within 1 year 16 16 20
Creditors after 1 year 32 28 27
Other Liabilities 0 0 0
Total Liabilities 48 44 47
Net assets 21 23 22
Equity (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Called up share capital 2 2 2
Share Premium 2 1 1
Profit / Loss 3 5 6
Other Equity -1 -1 -0
Preference & Minorities 0 0 0
Total Capital Employed 21 23 22
Ratios 2019 2018 2017
Debt Ratio 60.08 54.74 54.80
Debt-to-Equity 0.66 0.64 0.57
Net Gearing 65.98 57.19 65.24
Gross Gearing 69.37 65.42 68.05
Assets / Equity 3.27 2.89 3.13
Cash / Equity 11.06 23.80 8.78
EPS 24.30 43.30 50.50
Cash Flow (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Cash from operating activities 3 6 7
Cashflow before financing -2 4 1
Increase in Cash -3 4 -1
Income (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Turnover 101 96 92
Cost of sales 0 0 0
Gross Profit 0 0 0
Operating Profit 3 5 6
Pre-Tax profit 3 5 6
Profit / Loss for the year 2 2 2

Cropper (James) Company Background

Sector Paper
Activities The Group's principal activities comprise the manufacture and retail of paper and paper related products.
Latest Interim Date 13 Nov 2018
Latest Fiscal Year End Date 25 Jun 2019

Cropper (James) Directors

Appointed Director Position
08 Oct 2012 Philip Ian Wild Chief Executive Officer
02 Jan 2014 Karl David Watson Chief Operating Officer
10 Jun 2013 Martin Thompson Executive Director
29 Mar 1998 Patrick John Willink Executive Director
01 Jan 2017 Stephen Anthony Adrian Adams Executive Director
31 Jul 2014 Isabelle Marguerite Maddock Group Finance Director
25 Oct 2006 Mark Alexander James Cropper Non-Executive Chairman
01 Apr 2004 David Robert Wilks Non-Executive Director
01 Aug 2018 Dr Andrew Joseph Hosty Non-Executive Director
01 Sep 2009 James Edward Sharp Non-Executive Director

Cropper (James) Contact Details

Company Name Cropper (James)
Company Address Burneside Mills, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 6PZ
Company Telephone +44 (0)1539 722 002
Company Website http://www.cropper.com/

Cropper (James) Advisors

Auditor Name KPMG Audit
Auditor Address Edward VII Quay, Navigation Way, Ashton-on-Ribble, Preston PR2 2YF.
Auditor Website http://www.kpmg.com/
Auditor Telephone +44 (0)1772 722 822
Registrar Name Capita Registrars
Registrar Address Northern House, Woodsome Park, Fenay Bridge, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire HD8 0LA.
Registrar Website http://www.capitaregistrars.com/
Registrar Telephone 0870 162 3100
Broker Name Stockdale Securities
Broker Address 15 St Botolph Street, London EC3A 7BB.
Broker Website http://www.stockdalesecurities.com/
Broker Telephone +44 (0)20 7601 6100
Adviser Name Stockdale Securities
Adviser Address 15 St Botolph Street, London EC3A 7BB.
Adviser Website http://www.stockdalesecurities.com/
Adviser Telephone +44 (0)20 7601 6100
Solicitor Name Dickinson Dees LLP
Solicitor Address St. Ann's Wharf, 112 Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3DX.
Solicitor Website http://www.dickinson-dees.com/
Solicitor Telephone +44 (0)844 984 1500
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Stockbroker Address n/a
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