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Xaar Fundamentals

Company Name Xaar Last Updated 23 May 2019
Industry Industrials Sector Electronic Equipment
Shares in Issue (m) 78.22 Market Cap (£m) 64.14
PE Ratio -5.13 Div per Share (p) 1.00
Div Yield 1.22 Div Cover 0.00
EPS -16.00 EPS Growth (%) -211.89
PEG 0.02 DPS Growth (%) -90.20
Debt Ratio 0.73 Debt Equity Ratio 0.05
Net Gearing -2.33 Gross Gearing 13.80
Asset Equity Ratio 1.16 Cash Equity Ratio 18.71
Quick Ratio 2.71 Current Ratio 4.30
Price To Book Value 0.49 ROCE -11.24

Xaar Dividends

Type Ex-Date Pay Date Currency Net Dividend Year Total
H1 Dividend 13 Sep 2018 12 Oct 2018 GBX 1.00
H2 Dividend 31 May 2018 29 Jun 2018 GBX 6.80 10.20
H1 Dividend 14 Sep 2017 12 Oct 2017 GBX 3.40
H2 Dividend 25 May 2017 26 Jun 2017 GBX 6.70 10.00
H1 Dividend 01 Sep 2016 30 Sep 2016 GBX 3.30
H2 Dividend 26 May 2016 24 Jun 2016 GBX 6.30 9.45
H1 Dividend 10 Sep 2015 09 Oct 2015 GBX 3.15
H2 Dividend 21 May 2015 19 Jun 2015 GBX 6.00 9.00
H1 Dividend 03 Sep 2014 03 Oct 2014 GBX 3.00
H2 Dividend 21 May 2014 20 Jun 2014 GBX 5.50 8.00

Xaar Company Financials

Assets (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Tangible Assets 28 33 36
Intangible Assets 38 38 33
Investments 0 1 2
Total Fixed Assets 66 72 71
Stocks 32 19 14
Debtors 21 30 20
Cash & Equivalents 25 44 49
Other Assets 8 4 4
Total Assets 153 170 158
Liabilities (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Creditors within 1 year 20 19 15
Creditors after 1 year 1 4 3
Other Liabilities 0 0 0
Total Liabilities 21 23 18
Net assets 132 147 140
Equity (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Called up share capital 8 8 8
Share Premium 29 29 28
Profit / Loss -15 12 18
Other Equity 13 12 9
Preference & Minorities 2 0 0
Total Capital Employed 132 147 140
Ratios 2018 2017 2016
Debt Ratio 0.73 2.67 2.01
Debt-to-Equity 0.05 0.18 0.16
Net Gearing -2.33 -12.59 -19.74
Gross Gearing 13.80 13.29 11.38
Assets / Equity 1.16 1.15 1.13
Cash / Equity 18.71 29.86 35.12
EPS -16.00 14.30 19.40
Cash Flow (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Cash from operating activities -10 12 14
Cashflow before financing -17 2 -14
Increase in Cash -20 -5 6
Income (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Turnover 64 100 96
Cost of sales 39 53 52
Gross Profit 24 47 45
Operating Profit -15 12 17
Pre-Tax profit -15 12 18
Profit / Loss for the year 8 8 8

Xaar Company Background

Sector Electronic Equipment
Activities Xaar plc is a world leader in the development of digital inkjet technology. Its technology drives the conversion of analogue printing and manufacturing methods to digital inkjet which is more efficient, more economical and more productive than the traditional methods which have been in use for years. It designs and manufactures printheads as well as systems for product decoration and industrial 3D Printing which use its inkjet technology.
Latest Interim Date 05 Sep 2018
Latest Fiscal Year End Date 21 Mar 2019

Xaar Directors

Appointed Director Position
05 Jan 2015 Dr Douglas James Edwards Chief Executive Officer
15 Nov 2018 Shomit Kenkare Chief Financial Officer
04 Mar 2010 Robin George Walton Williams Non-Executive Chairman
01 Jun 2016 Andrew Charles Herbert Non-Executive Director
04 Jan 2016 Christopher William Morgan Non-Executive Director
01 Aug 2015 Margaret Frances Rice-Jones Non-Executive Director

Xaar Contact Details

Company Name Xaar
Company Address 316 Cambridge Science Park, Milton Road, Cambridge CB4 0XR.
Company Telephone +44 (0)1223 423663
Company Website http://www.xaar.com/

Xaar Advisors

Auditor Name Deloitte & Touche LLP
Auditor Address City House, 126-130 Hills Road , Cambridge CB2 1RY.
Auditor Website http://www.deloitte.com/
Auditor Telephone +44 (0)1223 460 222
Registrar Name Capita Registrars
Registrar Address The Registry, 34 Beckenham Road, Beckenham, Kent BR3 4TU.
Registrar Website http://www.capitaregistrars.com/
Registrar Telephone 0870 162 3100
Broker Name Jefferies Hoare Govett
Broker Address Vintners Place, 68 Upper Thames Street, London EC4V 3BJ.
Broker Website http://www.jefferies.com/
Broker Telephone +44 (0)20 7029 8000
Adviser Name n/a
Adviser Address n/a
Adviser Website n/a
Adviser Telephone n/a
Solicitor Name Mills & Reeve LLP
Solicitor Address Francis House, 112 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 1PH.
Solicitor Website http://www.mills-reeve.com/
Solicitor Telephone +44 (0)1223 222 500
Stockbroker Name N+1 Singer
Stockbroker Address One Bartholomew Lane, London EC2N 2AX.
Stockbroker Website http://www.n1singer.com/
Stockbroker Telephone +44 (0)20 7496 3000