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Oxford Instruments Fundamentals

Company Name n/a Last Updated 16 Jul 2019
Industry Industrials Sector Electronic Equipment
Shares in Issue (m) 57.38 Market Cap (£m) 791.78
PE Ratio 26.34 Div per Share (p) 14.40
Div Yield 1.04 Div Cover 3.64
EPS 52.40 EPS Growth (%) -5.76
PEG -4.57 DPS Growth (%) 8.27
Debt Ratio 19.12 Debt Equity Ratio 0.26
Net Gearing 38.10 Gross Gearing 47.28
Asset Equity Ratio 1.90 Cash Equity Ratio 17.41
Quick Ratio 0.88 Current Ratio 1.33
Price To Book Value 3.92 ROCE 14.20

Oxford Instruments Dividends

Type Ex-Date Pay Date Currency Net Dividend Year Total
H2 Dividend 12 Sep 2019 18 Oct 2019 GBX 10.60 14.40
H1 Dividend 28 Feb 2019 08 Apr 2019 GBX 3.80
H2 Dividend 13 Sep 2018 19 Oct 2018 GBX 9.60 13.30
H1 Dividend 22 Feb 2018 06 Apr 2018 GBX 3.70
H2 Dividend 21 Sep 2017 19 Oct 2017 GBX 9.30 13.00
H1 Dividend 09 Mar 2017 07 Apr 2017 GBX 3.70
H2 Dividend 22 Sep 2016 20 Oct 2016 GBX 9.30 13.00
H1 Dividend 10 Mar 2016 08 Apr 2016 GBX 3.70
H2 Dividend 24 Sep 2015 22 Oct 2015 GBX 9.30 13.00
H1 Dividend 05 Mar 2015 09 Apr 2015 GBX 3.70
H2 Dividend 24 Sep 2014 23 Oct 2014 GBX 9.04 12.40

Oxford Instruments Company Financials

Assets (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Tangible Assets 24 23 33
Intangible Assets 153 159 181
Investments 29 19 34
Total Fixed Assets 206 200 247
Stocks 61 46 54
Debtors 78 73 81
Cash & Equivalents 35 21 27
Other Assets 4 5 5
Total Assets 384 345 414
Liabilities (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Creditors within 1 year 134 103 121
Creditors after 1 year 48 63 160
Other Liabilities 0 0 0
Total Liabilities 181 166 282
Net assets 202 180 133
Equity (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Called up share capital 3 3 3
Share Premium 62 62 62
Profit / Loss 36 42 -26
Other Equity 14 9 23
Preference & Minorities 0 0 0
Total Capital Employed 202 180 133
Ratios 2019 2018 2017
Debt Ratio 19.12 25.82 54.75
Debt-to-Equity 0.26 0.38 0.57
Net Gearing 38.10 41.98 61.43
Gross Gearing 47.28 47.97 68.00
Assets / Equity 1.90 1.92 3.13
Cash / Equity 17.41 11.53 20.53
EPS 52.40 55.60 -35.60
Cash Flow (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Cash from operating activities 44 31 32
Cashflow before financing 36 99 23
Increase in Cash 14 -5 3
Income (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Turnover 334 297 349
Cost of sales 157 146 167
Gross Profit 177 151 182
Operating Profit 39 47 -20
Pre-Tax profit 36 42 -26
Profit / Loss for the year 3 3 3

Oxford Instruments Company Background

Sector Electronic Equipment
Activities Oxford Instruments plc designs, supplies and supports high-technology tools and systems with a focus on research and industrial applications. Innovation has been the driving force behind Oxford Instruments' growth and success for over 50 years, and its strategy is to effect the successful commercialisation of these ideas by bringing them to market in a timely and customer-focused fashion. The first technology business to be spun out from Oxford University, Oxford Instruments is now a global company and is listed on the London Stock Exchange (OXIG). Its objective is to be the leading provider of new generation tools and systems for the research and industrial sectors with a focus on nanotechnology. Its key market sectors include nano-fabrication and nano-materials. The company's strategy is to expand the business into the life sciences arena, where nanotechnology and biotechnology intersect. This involves the combination of core technologies in areas such as low temperature and high magnetic field environments; Nuclear Magnetic Resonance; X-ray, electron, laser and optical based metrology; atomic force microscopy; optical imaging; advanced growth, deposition and etching. Oxford Instruments aims to pursue responsible development and deeper understanding of our world through science and technology. Its products, expertise, and ideas address global issues such as energy, environment, security and health.
Latest Interim Date 13 Nov 2018
Latest Fiscal Year End Date 11 Jun 2019

Oxford Instruments Directors

Appointed Director Position
10 Nov 2015 Dr Ian Richard Barkshire Chief Executive Officer
09 May 2016 Gavin Fenton Hill Group Finance Director
01 Dec 2018 Neil Andrew Patrick Carson Non-Executive Chairman
01 Sep 2014 Sir Richard Henry Friend Non-Executive Director
04 Feb 2016 Mary Elizabeth Waldner Non-Executive Director
01 Jan 2013 Thomas Otto Geitner Non-Executive Director
01 Jul 2017 Stephen Blair Non-Executive Director

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