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Drax Group PLC Fundamentals

Company NameDrax Group PLCLast Updated2021-01-15
IndustryUtilities - RenewableSectorUtilities
Shares in Issue397.008 mMarket Cap£1.54 bn
PE Ratio2,500.00Dividend per Share£0.15
Dividend Yield4.25Dividend Cover0.01
EPS£0.00EPS Growth (%)-0.82
PEG0DPS Growth (%)0.1462
Debt Ratio0.2760Debt Equity Ratio0.7248
Asset Equity Ratio2.6402Cash Equity Ratio0.2686
Quick Ratio0.7803Current Ratio1.43
Price To Book Value0ROCE0

Drax Group PLC Dividends

TypeEx-DatePay DateCurrencyNet DividendYear Total
Interim2020-08-202020-10-02GBP0.0680
Prelim2020-04-232020-05-15GBP0.0950
Interim2019-09-192019-10-11GBP0.0640
Prelim2019-04-182019-05-10GBP0.0850
Interim2018-09-202018-10-12GBP0.0560
Prelim2018-04-192018-05-11GBP0.0740

Drax Group PLC Company Financials

Assets20192018
Tangible Assets£2.36 bn£2.35 bn
Intangible Assets£455.10 m£477.00 m
Investments00
Total Fixed Assets£3.02 bn£3.18 bn
Stocks£292.00 m£222.50 m
Debtors£541.10 m£401.00 m
Cash & Equivalents£404.10 m£289.00 m
Other Assets00
Total Assets£4.68 bn£4.59 bn
Liabilities20192018
Creditors within 1 year£1.30 bn£1.73 bn
Creditors after 1 year£1.67 bn£1.04 bn
Other Liabilities00
Total Liabilities£2.97 bn£2.77 bn
Net assets£1.72 bn£1.83 bn
Equity20192018
Called up share capital£47.40 m£47.00 m
Share Premium£429.60 m£424.70 m
Profit / Loss-£2.80 m£13.80 m
Other Equity£1.72 bn£1.83 bn
Preference & Minorities00
Total Capital Employed£1.72 bn£1.83 bn
Ratios20192018
Debt Ratio£0.43£0.25
Debt-to-Equity£0.74£0.33
Assets / Equity2.64022.6402
Cash / Equity0.26860.2686
EPS£0.05£0.26
Cash Flow20192018
Cash from operating activities£413.40 m£311.10 m
Cashflow before financing£985.00 m£199.10 m
Increase in Cash£121.90 m£65.60 m
Income20192018
Turnover£4.70 bn£4.24 bn
Cost of sales£4.09 bn£3.64 bn
Gross Profit£617.50 m£602.00 m
Operating Profit£62.00 m£59.90 m
Pre-Tax profit-£2.80 m£13.80 m

Drax Group PLC Company Background

SectorUtilities
ActivitiesDrax Group PLC is an electric utility company that produces energy for large customers and businesses in the United Kingdom. Drax generates thermal energy through the use of coal and biomass fuel sources. The majority of the power that thecompany produces comes from coal fuel sources. The rest comes from the burning of compressed wood pellets, or biomass, sourced from forests in the American South. Drax primarily brings in revenue through the sale of power. The sale of United Kingdom renewable certificates also represents a significant revenue stream. The company is one of the U.K. 's largest producers of renewable power and controls Europe's single largest decarburization project by way of its biomass facilities.
Latest Interim Date29 Jul 2020
Latest Fiscal Year End Date27 Feb 2020

Drax Group PLC Directors

AppointedNamePosition
2015-12-30Mr. Peter Richard Emery Production Director
2015-05-29Mr. Anthony James Quinlan Finance Director
2015-04-22Mr. Charles Andrew Berry Chairman
2010-02-22Mr James Frederick Trevor Dundas
2020-03-27Mr. Philip Gotsall Cox CBEChairman
2017-03-12Mr. Philip John Hudson Company Secretary
2020-07-31Mr Dwight Daniel Willard GardinerChief Executive Officer
2006-04-21Mr. Patrick Michael Grasby
2013-04-24Mr Timothy Gwynne Barker
2018-12-21Mr. David Simon Matthew Nussbaum Senior Independent Director
2019-09-27Mr. Timothy Russell Cobbold
2020-04-08Mr. Andrew Robert Koss
2019-04-17Mr. David Clive Lindsell
2018-03-21Ms. Dorothy Carrington Thompson Chief Executive Officer
2011-08-09Mr. Gordon Alexander Boyd Finance Director
2008-03-12Mr. Gordon Christopher Horsfield Chairman
2019-06-28Mr. Anthony David Thorne
2015-12-30Mr. Paul Taylor Group Commercial Director
2016-04-22Ms. Melanie Gee
2020-07-30Mr. Andrew Keith Skelton Chief Financial Officer
2020-03-27Mr. John Baxter CBE

Drax Group PLC Contact Details

Company NameDrax Group PLC
AddressDrax Power Station, Selby, YO8 8PH
Telephone+44 1757618381
Websitehttp://www.drax.com

Drax Group PLC Advisors

StockbrokerJ.P. Morgan Cazenove Ltd
Phone+44 2077424000
RegistrarEquiniti Limited
AuditorDeloitte LLP
Phone+44 2079363000
Fax+44 2075831198
Remuneration ConsultantPricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
Phone+44 205835000
Fax+44 208224652
Financial AdviserDeutsche Bank AG London
Phone(020) 7545 8000
Fax(020) 7547 4577
SolicitorSlaughter and May
Phone+44 2076001200
Fax+44 2070905000
BankBarclays Bank PLC
Financial PR AdviserBrunswick Group LLP
Phone+44 2074045959
Fax+44 2078312823