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Wetherspoon ( J.D.) Fundamentals

Company Name Wetherspoon (J D) Last Updated 02 Jul 2020
Industry Consumer Services Sector Restaurants & Bars
Shares in Issue (m) 120.38 Market Cap (£m) 1,273.62
PE Ratio 14.99 Div per Share (p) 12.00
Div Yield 0.76 Div Cover 8.83
EPS 70.60 EPS Growth (%) 9.29
PEG 1.61 DPS Growth (%) 0.00
Debt Ratio 73.49 Debt Equity Ratio 0.73
Net Gearing 76.36 Gross Gearing 79.18
Asset Equity Ratio 4.80 Cash Equity Ratio 13.56
Quick Ratio 0.21 Current Ratio 0.28
Price To Book Value 4.02 ROCE 7.98

Wetherspoon ( J.D.) Dividends

Type Ex-Date Pay Date Currency Net Dividend Year Total
H2 Dividend 24 Oct 2019 28 Nov 2019 GBX 8.00 12.00
H1 Dividend 02 May 2019 30 May 2019 GBX 4.00
H2 Dividend 25 Oct 2018 29 Nov 2018 GBX 8.00 12.00
H1 Dividend 03 May 2018 31 May 2018 GBX 4.00
H2 Dividend 26 Oct 2017 30 Nov 2017 GBX 8.00 12.00
H1 Dividend 27 Apr 2017 25 May 2017 GBX 4.00
H2 Dividend 20 Oct 2016 24 Nov 2016 GBX 8.00 12.00
H1 Dividend 28 Apr 2016 26 May 2016 GBX 4.00
H2 Dividend 22 Oct 2015 26 Nov 2015 GBX 8.00 12.00

Wetherspoon ( J.D.) Company Financials

Assets (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Tangible Assets 1,385 1,306 1,283
Intangible Assets 23 25 30
Investments 22 34 34
Total Fixed Assets 1,430 1,365 1,346
Stocks 24 23 22
Debtors 22 23 21
Cash & Equivalents 43 63 51
Other Assets 3 1 2
Total Assets 1,522 1,476 1,441
Liabilities (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Creditors within 1 year 327 317 348
Creditors after 1 year 878 873 864
Other Liabilities 0 0 0
Total Liabilities 1,205 1,190 1,212
Net assets 317 287 229
Equity (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Called up share capital 2 2 2
Share Premium 143 143 143
Profit / Loss 95 89 76
Other Equity -33 -14 -25
Preference & Minorities 0 0 0
Total Capital Employed 317 287 229
Ratios 2019 2018 2017
Debt Ratio 73.49 75.29 79.06
Debt-to-Equity 0.73 0.73 0.71
Net Gearing 76.36 76.32 80.61
Gross Gearing 79.18 80.59 84.12
Assets / Equity 4.80 5.15 6.30
Cash / Equity 13.56 22.02 22.13
EPS 70.60 64.60 51.50
Cash Flow (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Cash from operating activities 174 176 177
Cashflow before financing 24 50 10
Increase in Cash -20 12 5
Income (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Turnover 1,819 1,694 1,661
Cost of sales 0 0 0
Gross Profit 0 0 0
Operating Profit 132 132 129
Pre-Tax profit 95 89 76
Profit / Loss for the year 2 2 2

Wetherspoon ( J.D.) Company Background

Sector Restaurants & Bars
Activities Wetherspoon (JD) plc owns and operates pubs throughout the UK and Ireland. The Company aims to provide customers with good-quality food and drink, served by well-trained and friendly staff, at reasonable prices. The pubs are individually designed, and the Company aims to maintain them in excellent condition.
Latest Interim Date 20 Mar 2020
Latest Fiscal Year End Date 13 Sep 2019

Wetherspoon ( J.D.) Directors

Appointed Director Position
1996-01-01 John David Hutson Chief Executive Officer
2008-03-07 Susan Alina Cacioppo Executive Director
2015-11-12 Benjamin Newton Whitley Finance Director
1983-01-01 Timothy Randall Martin Non-Executive Chairman
2006-03-08 Debra van Gene Non-Executive Director
2016-10-03 Harry Michael Charles Morley Non-Executive Director
2009-04-24 Sir Richard Gervase Beckett Non-Executive Director

Wetherspoon ( J.D.) Contact Details

Company Name Wetherspoon (J D)
Company Address Wetherspoon House, Central Park, Reeds Crescent, Watford WD24 4QL.
Company Telephone +44 (0)1923 477 777
Company Website http://www.jdwetherspoon.co.uk/

Wetherspoon ( J.D.) 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 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 Investec Securities
Broker Address 2 Gresham Street, London EC2V 7QP.
Broker Website http://www.investec.com/
Broker Telephone +44 (0)207 597 4000
Adviser Name Investec Securities
Adviser Address 2 Gresham Street, London EC2V 7QP.
Adviser Website http://www.investec.com/
Adviser Telephone +44 (0)207 597 4000
Solicitor Name Macfarlanes LLP
Solicitor Address 20 Cursitor Street, London EC4A 1LT.
Solicitor Website http://www.macfarlanes.com/
Solicitor Telephone +44 (0)20 7831 9222
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