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Watkin Jones PLC Fundamentals

Company NameWatkin Jones PLCLast Updated2024-05-21
IndustryResidential ConstructionSectorConsumer Cyclical
Shares in Issue256.653 mMarket Cap£129.61 m
PE Ratio5.18Dividend per Share£0.06
Dividend Yield2.61Dividend Cover0
EPS-£0.13EPS Growth (%)0
PEG0DPS Growth (%)-0.3059
Debt Ratio0.1973Debt Equity Ratio0.4659
Asset Equity Ratio2.6031Cash Equity Ratio0.5082
Quick Ratio1.3152Current Ratio2.44
Price To Book Value1.0582ROCE0

Watkin Jones PLC Dividends

TypeEx-DatePay DateCurrencyNet DividendYear Total
Interim2023-06-082023-06-30GBP0.0140
Prelim2023-02-022023-03-02GBP0.0450
Interim2022-06-092022-06-30GBP0.0290
Prelim2022-01-272022-02-25GBP0.0560
Interim2021-06-102021-06-30GBP0.0260

Watkin Jones PLC Company Financials

Assets202320222021
Tangible Assets£7.07 m£6.75 m£8.12 m
Intangible Assets£11.61 m£12.16 m£12.72 m
Investments£1.13 m£1.37 m£1.26 m
Total Fixed Assets£60.15 m£49.55 m£124.73 m
Stocks£123.52 m£147.12 m£127.59 m
Debtors£98.81 m£75.56 m£37.08 m
Cash & Equivalents£72.51 m£110.92 m£136.37 m
Other Assets£40.34 m£29.27 m£102.62 m
Total Assets£371.52 m£386.96 m£430.62 m
Liabilities202320222021
Creditors within 1 year£134.22 m£113.13 m£109.49 m
Creditors after 1 year£107.30 m£96.87 m£136.32 m
Other Liabilities000
Total Liabilities£241.51 m£210.01 m£245.81 m
Net assets£130.00 m£176.95 m£184.81 m
Equity202320222021
Called up share capital£2.56 m£2.56 m£2.56 m
Share Premium£84.61 m£84.61 m£84.61 m
Profit / Loss-£42.46 m£18.39 m£51.12 m
Other Equity£130.00 m£176.95 m£184.81 m
Preference & Minorities000
Total Capital Employed£130.00 m£176.95 m£184.81 m
Ratios202320222021
Debt Ratio£0.34£0.29£0.41
Debt-to-Equity£0.51£0.40£0.71
Assets / Equity2.60312.60312.6031
Cash / Equity0.50820.50820.5082
EPS-£0.01£0.14£0.16
Cash Flow202320222021
Cash from operating activities-£31.50 m-£26.86 m£61.46 m
Cashflow before financing-£53.39 m-£37.03 m£1.93 m
Increase in Cash-£38.41 m-£25.45 m£1.78 m
Income202320222021
Turnover£413.24 m£407.08 m£430.21 m
Cost of sales£378.38 m£339.45 m£345.43 m
Gross Profit£34.86 m£67.63 m£84.78 m
Operating Profit-£37.97 m£24.32 m£57.26 m
Pre-Tax profit-£42.46 m£18.39 m£51.12 m

Watkin Jones PLC Company Background

SectorConsumer Cyclical
ActivitiesWatkin Jones PLC is a developer and constructor of multi-occupancy property assets, with a focus on the student accommodation sector. Its service includes site identification and procurement, planning consent, construction delivery, and asset management. The company's operating segments include Student accommodation, Build to Rent, Affordable Homes, and Accommodation management. The majority of its revenue is derived from the Student accommodation and build-to-rent segments.
Latest Interim Date21 May 2024
Latest Fiscal Year End Date23 Jan 2024

Watkin Jones PLC Directors

AppointedNamePosition
2024-02-02Mr. Alan Clifford Bence GiddinsNon-Executive Director,Chairman
2021-11-12Mr. Philip Martin ByromExecutive Director,Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary
2022-03-31Mr. Simon Timothy LaffinNon-Executive Director
2024-02-02Mr. Francis William SalwayNon-Executive Director
2024-02-02Ms. Rachel Bernadette AddisonNon-Executive Director
2021-10-13Mr. Grenville TurnerNon-Executive Director,Chairman
2023-07-19Mr. Richard Charles Simpson Executive Director,Chief Executive Officer
2019-01-02Mr. Mark Watkin JonesExecutive Director
2024-02-02Ms. Elizabeth McGee Reilly Non-Executive Director
2024-03-18Ms. Sarah Jane SergeantExecutive Director,Chief Financial Officer
2024-02-02Mr. Alexander Thomas PeaseExecutive Director,Chief Executive Officer

Watkin Jones PLC Contact Details

Company NameWatkin Jones PLC
Address7-9 Swallow Street, London, W1B 4DE
Telephone+44 2036174453
Websitehttps://www.watkinjonesplc.com

Watkin Jones PLC Advisors

StockbrokerJefferies Hoare Govett
Phone+44 2070298000
Fax+44 2070298010
Nominated AdviserPeel Hunt LLP
Phone+44 2074188900
RegistrarCapita Asset Services
Phone+44 8716640300
Fax+44 2086392342
SolicitorDLA Piper LLP
Phone+44 8700111111
Fax+44 1212625794
BankHSBC Bank PLC
StockbrokerPeel Hunt LLP
Phone+44 2074188900
Fax+44 2074188848
Financial PR AdviserBuchanan
Phone+44 2074665000
Fax+44 2074665001