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Company Name PageGroup Last Updated 18 Mar 2019
Industry Industrial Goods & Services Sector Support Services
Shares in Issue (m) 328.34 Market Cap (£m) 1,599.01
PE Ratio 14.99 Div per Share (p) 13.10
Div Yield 2.69 Div Cover 2.48
EPS 32.50 EPS Growth (%) 22.64
PEG 0.66 DPS Growth (%) 4.80
Debt Ratio 5.94 Debt Equity Ratio 0.08
Net Gearing 26.09 Gross Gearing 43.43
Asset Equity Ratio 1.77 Cash Equity Ratio 30.66
Quick Ratio 2.07 Current Ratio 2.07
Price To Book Value 5.02 ROCE 42.01

PageGroup Dividends

Type Ex-Date Pay Date Currency Net Dividend Year Total
H2 Dividend 16 May 2019 17 Jun 2019 GBX 9.00 13.10
Special Dividend 06 Sep 2018 10 Oct 2018 GBX 12.73
H1 Dividend 06 Sep 2018 10 Oct 2018 GBX 4.10
H2 Dividend 17 May 2018 18 Jun 2018 GBX 8.60 12.50
Special Dividend 07 Sep 2017 11 Oct 2017 GBX 12.73
H1 Dividend 07 Sep 2017 11 Oct 2017 GBX 3.90
H2 Dividend 18 May 2017 19 Jun 2017 GBX 8.23 11.98
Special Dividend 08 Sep 2016 12 Oct 2016 GBX 6.46
H1 Dividend 08 Sep 2016 12 Oct 2016 GBX 3.75
H2 Dividend 19 May 2016 20 Jun 2016 GBX 7.90 11.50
Special Dividend 03 Sep 2015 02 Oct 2015 GBX 16.00
H1 Dividend 03 Sep 2015 02 Oct 2015 GBX 3.60
H2 Dividend 21 May 2015 22 Jun 2015 GBX 7.58 11.00
H1 Dividend 03 Sep 2014 03 Oct 2014 GBX 3.42
H2 Dividend 21 May 2014 23 Jun 2014 GBX 7.75 10.50

PageGroup Company Financials

Assets (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Tangible Assets 36 30 24
Intangible Assets 33 34 38
Investments 30 25 29
Total Fixed Assets 99 89 92
Stocks 0 0 0
Debtors 349 299 259
Cash & Equivalents 98 96 93
Other Assets 17 16 13
Total Assets 563 500 456
Liabilities (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Creditors within 1 year 225 210 199
Creditors after 1 year 20 20 10
Other Liabilities 0 0 0
Total Liabilities 245 230 210
Net assets 319 270 247
Equity (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Called up share capital 3 3 3
Share Premium 99 93 90
Profit / Loss 142 118 100
Other Equity -16 -28 -39
Preference & Minorities 0 0 0
Total Capital Employed 319 270 247
Ratios 2018 2017 2016
Debt Ratio 5.94 6.85 4.04
Debt-to-Equity 0.08 0.09 0.05
Net Gearing 26.09 26.84 25.65
Gross Gearing 43.43 45.97 45.98
Assets / Equity 1.77 1.85 1.85
Cash / Equity 30.66 35.40 37.64
EPS 32.50 26.50 23.10
Cash Flow (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Cash from operating activities 91 86 89
Cashflow before financing 67 70 66
Increase in Cash 0 3 -6
Income (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Turnover 1,550 1,372 1,196
Cost of sales 735 660 575
Gross Profit 815 712 621
Operating Profit 142 118 101
Pre-Tax profit 142 118 100
Profit / Loss for the year 3 3 3

PageGroup Company Background

Sector Support Services
Activities PageGroup plc (formerly Michael Page Group) is a specialist professional recruitment company. It offers its services across a broad range of disciplines and specialisms, solely within the professional recruitment market. Its origins are in permanent recruitment, but nearly a quarter of the gross profit of the business is now in temporary placements, where local culture and market conditions allow.
Latest Interim Date 08 Aug 2018
Latest Fiscal Year End Date 06 Mar 2019

PageGroup Directors

Appointed Director Position
01 Jan 2001 Stephen John Ingham Chief Executive
14 Oct 2013 Kelvin John Stagg Chief Financial Officer
22 Aug 2012 David Soutar Lowden Non-Executive Chairman
01 Aug 2015 Patrick Jean Marie de Smedt Non-Executive Director
01 Oct 2017 Angela Charlotte Seymour-Jackson Non-Executive Director
01 Sep 2017 Sylvia Metayer Non-Executive Director
10 Oct 2016 Michelle Miriam Healy Non-Executive Director
24 Sep 2012 Simon Boddie Non-Executive Director

PageGroup Contact Details

Company Name PageGroup
Company Address Page House, 1 Dashwood Lang Road, Addlestone Surrey KT15 2QW.
Company Telephone +44 (0)20 7831 2000
Company Website http://www.page.com/

PageGroup Advisors

Auditor Name Ernst & Young LLP
Auditor Address 1 More London Place, London SE1 2AF.
Auditor Website http://www.ey.com/
Auditor Telephone +44 (0)20 7951 2000
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 Citigroup Global Markets
Broker Address Citigroup Centre, 33 Canada Square, Canary Wharf, London E14 5LB.
Broker Website http://www.citi.com/
Broker Telephone +44 (0)20 7986 4000
Adviser Name n/a
Adviser Address n/a
Adviser Website n/a
Adviser Telephone n/a
Solicitor Name Herbert Smith LLP
Solicitor Address Exchange House, Primrose Street, London EC2A 2HS.
Solicitor Website http://www.herbertsmith.com/
Solicitor Telephone +44 (0)20 7374 8000
Stockbroker Name Deutsche Bank AG London
Stockbroker Address 1 Great Winchester Street, London EC2N 2DB.
Stockbroker Website http://www.db.com/
Stockbroker Telephone +44 (0) 20 7545 8000