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SOCO International Fundamentals

Company Name Soco International Last Updated 17 Apr 2019
Industry Oil & Gas Sector Oil & Gas Producers
Shares in Issue (m) 397.52 Market Cap (£m) 300.12
PE Ratio 8.99 Div per Share (p) 5.50
Div Yield 7.29 Div Cover 1.53
EPS 8.40 EPS Growth (%) 117.61
PEG 0.08 DPS Growth (%) 4.76
Debt Ratio 36.60 Debt Equity Ratio 0.91
Net Gearing 9.43 Gross Gearing 38.78
Asset Equity Ratio 1.63 Cash Equity Ratio 47.94
Quick Ratio 9.26 Current Ratio 9.41
Price To Book Value 0.60 ROCE 10.14

SOCO International Dividends

Type Ex-Date Pay Date Currency Net Dividend Year Total
H2 Dividend 09 May 2019 31 May 2019 GBX 5.50 5.50
H2 Dividend 24 May 2018 15 Jun 2018 GBX 5.25 5.25
H2 Dividend 25 May 2017 16 Jun 2017 GBX 5.00 7.00
H1 Dividend 29 Sep 2016 21 Oct 2016 GBX 2.00
H2 Dividend 26 May 2016 17 Jun 2016 GBX 2.00 2.00

SOCO International Company Financials

Assets (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Tangible Assets 507 506 691
Intangible Assets 6 4 218
Investments 41 37 34
Total Fixed Assets 554 547 943
Stocks 4 4 6
Debtors 20 21 25
Cash & Equivalents 240 112 85
Other Assets 1 26 59
Total Assets 818 710 1,117
Liabilities (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Creditors within 1 year 28 30 32
Creditors after 1 year 289 185 229
Other Liabilities 0 0 0
Total Liabilities 317 215 260
Net assets 501 495 857
Equity (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Called up share capital 28 28 28
Share Premium 0 0 0
Profit / Loss 80 -130 6
Other Equity 247 246 244
Preference & Minorities 0 0 0
Total Capital Employed 501 495 857
Ratios 2018 2017 2016
Debt Ratio 36.60 27.25 21.07
Debt-to-Equity 0.91 0.86 0.88
Net Gearing 9.43 14.48 15.69
Gross Gearing 38.78 30.32 23.30
Assets / Equity 1.63 1.44 1.30
Cash / Equity 47.94 22.73 9.92
EPS 8.40 -47.70 -5.60
Cash Flow (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Cash from operating activities 54 45 46
Cashflow before financing 58 48 1
Increase in Cash 129 27 -18
Income (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Turnover 175 156 155
Cost of sales 105 115 135
Gross Profit 71 41 20
Operating Profit 80 -129 7
Pre-Tax profit 80 -130 6
Profit / Loss for the year 28 28 28

SOCO International Company Background

Sector Oil & Gas Producers
Activities SOCO International plc SOCO is an international oil and gas exploration and production company, headquartered in London and traded on the London Stock Exchange. The Company has production, development and exploration interests in Vietnam. SOCO holds a 30.5% working interest in the Te Giac Trang Field of Block 16-1, which is operated by the Hoang Long Joint Operating Company. Block 16-1 is located in the shallow water Cuu Long Basin, offshore southern Vietnam. SOCO holds a 25% working interest in the Ca Ngu Vang field of Block 9-2, which is operated by the Hoan Vu Joint Operating Company. Block 9-2 is located in the shallow water Cuu Long Basin, offshore southern Vietnam. SOCO holds a 70% interest in and is designated operator of Blocks 125 & 126, located in the moderate to deep water Phu Khanh Basin, offshore central Vietnam.
Latest Interim Date 20 Sep 2018
Latest Fiscal Year End Date 06 Mar 2019

SOCO International Directors

Appointed Director Position
01 Apr 1997 Edward T Story Jr Chief Executive Officer
12 Nov 2017 Janice Margaret Brown Chief Financial Officer
12 Nov 2017 Dr Michael John Watts Managing Director
01 Jul 1999 Rui Manuel Cabecadas Coelho de Sousa Non-Executive Chairman
09 Dec 2013 Robert Gresham Gray Non-Executive Dep Chairman
07 Jun 2018 John Edward Martin Non-Executive Director
01 Dec 2001 Ettore Paolo Michele Contini Non-Executive Director
10 Jun 2009 Ambassador António Victor Martins Monteiro Non-Executive Director

SOCO International Contact Details

Company Name Soco International
Company Address St James's House, 23 King Street, London SW1Y 6QY.
Company Telephone +44 (0)20 7747 2000
Company Website http://www.socointernational.co.uk/

SOCO International Advisors

Auditor Name Deloitte & Touche LLP
Auditor Address 2 New Street Square, London EC4A 3BZ.
Auditor Website http://www.deloitte.com/
Auditor Telephone +44 (0)20 7936 3000
Registrar Name Equiniti
Registrar Address Aspect House, Spencer Road, Lancing, West Sussex BN99 6DA.
Registrar Website http://www.equiniti.com/
Registrar Telephone 0871 384 2030
Broker Name Merrill Lynch International
Broker Address Merrill Lynch Financial Centre, 2 King Edward Street, London, EC1A 1HQ.
Broker Website http://www.ml.com/
Broker Telephone +44 (0)20 7628 1000
Adviser Name Merrill Lynch International
Adviser Address Merrill Lynch Financial Centre, 2 King Edward Street, London, EC1A 1HQ.
Adviser Website http://www.ml.com/
Adviser Telephone +44 (0)20 7628 1000
Solicitor Name Ashurst LLP
Solicitor Address Broadwalk House, 5 Appold Street, London EC2A 2HA.
Solicitor Website http://www.ashurst.com/
Solicitor Telephone +44 (0)20 7638 1111
Stockbroker Name JPMorgan Cazenove
Stockbroker Address 20 Moorgate, London EC2R 6DA.
Stockbroker Website http://www.jpmorgancazenove.com/
Stockbroker Telephone +44 (0)20 7588 2828