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Synthomer PLC Fundamentals

Company NameSynthomer PLCLast Updated2022-08-12
IndustrySpecialty ChemicalsSectorBasic Materials
Shares in Issue467.336 mMarket Cap£975.80 m
PE Ratio10.76Dividend per Share£0.17
Dividend Yield14.37Dividend Cover2.78
EPS£0.48EPS Growth (%)2.09
PEG0DPS Growth (%)4.7667
Debt Ratio0.3815Debt Equity Ratio1.1349
Asset Equity Ratio3.0112Cash Equity Ratio0.2314
Quick Ratio0.9728Current Ratio1.60
Price To Book Value0.8712ROCE0

Synthomer PLC Dividends

TypeEx-DatePay DateCurrencyNet DividendYear Total
Interim2022-10-062022-11-04GBP0.0400
Prelim2022-06-012022-07-05GBP0.2130
Interim2021-10-072021-11-04GBP0.0870
Prelim2021-06-032021-07-05GBP0.0860
Interim2020-10-222020-11-10GBP0.0300
Interim2019-10-032019-11-05GBP0.0400

Synthomer PLC Company Financials

Assets202120202019
Tangible Assets£508.30 m£521.80 m£404.90 m
Intangible Assets£831.00 m£871.00 m£403.20 m
Investments£7.40 m£6.60 m£7.50 m
Total Fixed Assets£1.38 bn£1.42 bn£838.40 m
Stocks£253.70 m£170.30 m£121.90 m
Debtors£300.50 m£252.90 m£185.00 m
Cash & Equivalents£505.30 m£201.80 m£103.60 m
Other Assets£29.20 m£23.80 m£22.80 m
Total Assets£2.45 bn£2.06 bn£1.26 bn
Liabilities202120202019
Creditors within 1 year£563.50 m£468.40 m£298.30 m
Creditors after 1 year£854.40 m£962.60 m£290.60 m
Other Liabilities000
Total Liabilities£1.42 bn£1.43 bn£588.90 m
Net assets£1.03 bn£628.10 m£670.50 m
Equity202120202019
Called up share capital£46.70 m£42.50 m£42.50 m
Share Premium£620.90 m£422.00 m£422.00 m
Profit / Loss£283.90 m£20.30 m£100.50 m
Other Equity£1.02 bn£615.00 m£649.40 m
Preference & Minorities£13.70 m£13.10 m£21.10 m
Total Capital Employed£1.03 bn£628.10 m£670.50 m
Ratios202120202019
Debt Ratio£0.39£0.53£0.15
Debt-to-Equity£0.64£1.12£0.18
Assets / Equity3.01123.01123.0112
Cash / Equity0.23140.23140.2314
EPS£0.66£0.21£0.24
Cash Flow202120202019
Cash from operating activities£273.50 m£186.80 m£151.90 m
Cashflow before financing£392.00 m£460.00 m£91.90 m
Increase in Cash£313.40 m£94.20 m£24.70 m
Income202120202019
Turnover£2.33 bn£1.64 bn£1.46 bn
Cost of sales£1.62 bn£1.21 bn£1.19 bn
Gross Profit£709.20 m£437.40 m£273.80 m
Operating Profit£308.50 m£58.40 m£110.60 m
Pre-Tax profit£283.90 m£20.30 m£100.50 m

Synthomer PLC Company Background

SectorBasic Materials
ActivitiesSynthomer PLC is a specialty chemicals company. It supplies a variety of chemicals including latex & adhesives, which are used in a wide range of markets such as construction, coatings, textiles, paper, and healthcare. The company's products include styrene-butadiene rubber, which is used to make coated paper, packaging, bindings for carpet, foam mattresses, pillows, & shoes; and nitrile butadiene latex used to make medical gloves and catheters, among others. The company organizes itself into four segments: performance elastomers, functional solutions, industrial specialties, and acrylate monomers. A vast majority of the company's revenue is generated by the performance elastomers & functional solutions segments combined, and roughly half of the company's revenue is earned in Europe.
Latest Interim Date2 Aug 2022
Latest Fiscal Year End Date3 Mar 2022

Synthomer PLC Directors

AppointedNamePosition
2021-03-19Dato Hau Hian LeeNon-Executive Director
2015-01-22Mr. Adrian M WhitfieldExecutive Director,Chief Executive Officer
2021-03-30Mr. Brendan ConnollyNon-Executive Director,Senior Independent Director
2021-11-01Mr. Calum Grigor MacLeanExecutive Director,Group Chief Executive Officer
2021-03-30The Honourable Alexander Gordon CattoNon-Executive Director
2005-03-04Mr. Richard Hugh Hunting CBENon-Executive Director
2009-05-18Mr. Graham Reid MenziesNon-Executive Director
2011-08-09Mr. Anthony Euan Richmond-WatsonNon-Executive Director,Chairman
2012-03-16Dr. Alexander A DobbieNon-Executive Director
2020-12-17Mr. Neil Anthony Johnson OBENon-Executive Director,Chairman
2011-08-09Mr. Sean V CumminsExecutive Director,Finance Director
2013-05-17Ms. Ishbel Jean Stewart MacphersonNon-Executive Director
2015-05-01Mr. David Charles BlackwoodExecutive Director,Group Finance Director
2015-04-30Mr. Jeremy Kim Maiden Non-Executive Director
2009-03-20Mr. Peter Scott WoodNon-Executive Director,Chairman
2009-02-20Dato Seri Oi Hian Lee Non-Executive Director
2003-06-02Mr. Peter John Welch MICAEWNon-Executive Director
2005-09-29Dr. Michael John PeagramNon-Executive Director,Deputy Chairman
2021-07-09Dr. Just JanszNon-Executive Director
2021-11-04Ms. Caroline Johnstone Non-Executive Director,Chairman
2021-03-31Mr. Stephen Guy BennettExecutive Director,Chief Financial Officer
2021-05-06Ms. Holly Van DeursenNon-Executive Director

Synthomer PLC Contact Details

Company NameSynthomer PLC
AddressCentral Road, Temple Fields, Harlow, CM20 2BH
Telephone+44 1279436211
Websitehttps://www.synthomer.com

Synthomer PLC Advisors

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StockbrokerCanaccord Genuity
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SolicitorHerbert Smith Freehills LLP
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BankCommerzbank AG
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RegistrarComputershare Investor Services PLC
Phone+44 3707020003
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