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Countrywide Fundamentals

Company Name Countrywide Last Updated 18 Oct 2019
Industry Financials Sector Real Estate Services
Shares in Issue (m) 1,638.15 Market Cap (£m) 81.74
PE Ratio -0.16 Div per Share () 0.00
Div Yield 0.00 Div Cover 0.00
EPS -30.83 EPS Growth (%) 65.58
PEG -0.00 DPS Growth (%) n/a
Debt Ratio 34.87 Debt Equity Ratio 0.53
Net Gearing 46.18 Gross Gearing 50.13
Asset Equity Ratio 2.01 Cash Equity Ratio 7.91
Quick Ratio 1.03 Current Ratio 1.03
Price To Book Value 0.37 ROCE -74.72

Countrywide Dividends

Type Ex-Date Pay Date Currency Net Dividend Year Total
H1 Dividend 08 Sep 2016 07 Oct 2016 GBX 5.00
H2 Dividend 24 Mar 2016 05 May 2016 GBX 10.00 15.00
H1 Dividend 10 Sep 2015 09 Oct 2015 GBX 5.00
H2 Dividend 26 Mar 2015 07 May 2015 GBX 10.00 15.00

Countrywide Company Financials

Assets (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Tangible Assets 7 42 49
Intangible Assets 308 500 722
Investments 20 30 28
Total Fixed Assets 335 572 799
Stocks 0 0 0
Debtors 89 103 120
Cash & Equivalents 17 23 45
Other Assets 0 0 0
Total Assets 442 697 965
Liabilities (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Creditors within 1 year 103 114 119
Creditors after 1 year 118 274 366
Other Liabilities 0 0 0
Total Liabilities 221 388 485
Net assets 220 309 480
Equity (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Called up share capital 16 2 2
Share Premium 329 212 212
Profit / Loss -253 -212 20
Other Equity -18 -16 -18
Preference & Minorities 0 0 0
Total Capital Employed 220 309 480
Ratios 2018 2017 2016
Debt Ratio 34.87 46.98 43.28
Debt-to-Equity 0.53 0.71 0.75
Net Gearing 46.18 52.44 45.60
Gross Gearing 50.13 55.67 50.30
Assets / Equity 2.01 2.26 2.01
Cash / Equity 7.91 7.29 9.45
EPS -30.83 -89.56 8.03
Cash Flow (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Cash from operating activities -10 43 11
Cashflow before financing -6 26 -9
Increase in Cash -5 -23 21
Income (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Turnover 627 672 737
Cost of sales 0 0 0
Gross Profit 0 0 0
Operating Profit -238 -200 29
Pre-Tax profit -253 -212 20
Profit / Loss for the year 16 2 2

Countrywide Company Background

Sector Real Estate Services
Activities Countrywide plc is the UK's largest integrated property services group, including the largest estate agency and lettings network. Countrywide's network of expertise combining national scale and local reach helps more people move than any other business in the UK and is structured around three key business units: Sales and Lettings; B2B and Financial Services.
Latest Interim Date 31 Jul 2019
Latest Fiscal Year End Date 07 Mar 2019

Countrywide Directors

Appointed Director Position
12 Jun 2017 Himanshu Haridas Raja Chief Financial Officer
11 Feb 2016 Peter James Long Executive Chairman
02 Sep 2013 David Kenneth Watson Non-Executive Dep Chairman
01 Oct 2018 David Mark Shuttleworth Non-Executive Director
01 May 2009 Caleb Samuel Kramer Non-Executive Director
25 Jun 2014 Alexander Rupert Gavin Non-Executive Director
02 Aug 2018 Paul Lewis Creffield Non-Executive Director
26 Jun 2019 Lisa Charles-Jones Non-Executive Director
28 Apr 2017 Natalie Anna Ceeney Non-Executive Director

Countrywide Contact Details

Company Name Countrywide
Company Address 88-103 Caldecotte Lake Drive, Caldecotte, Milton Keynes MK7 8JT.
Company Telephone +44 (0)1908 961000
Company Website http://www.countrywide.co.uk/

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Broker Name Goldman Sachs
Broker Address Peterborough Court, 133 Fleet Street, London, EC4A 2BB.
Broker Website http://www2.goldmansachs.com/
Broker Telephone +44 (0)20 7774 4080
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Stockbroker Name Jefferies Hoare Govett
Stockbroker Address Vintners Place, 68 Upper Thames Street, London EC4V 3BJ.
Stockbroker Website http://www.jefferies.com/
Stockbroker Telephone +44 (0)20 7029 8000