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Xaar Fundamentals

Company Name Xaar Last Updated 26 May 2020
Industry Industrials Sector Electronic Equipment
Shares in Issue (m) 78.24 Market Cap (£m) 48.28
PE Ratio -0.67 Div per Share () 0.00
Div Yield 0.00 Div Cover 0.00
EPS -92.10 EPS Growth (%) -475.63
PEG 0.00 DPS Growth (%) -100.00
Debt Ratio 3.45 Debt Equity Ratio 0.15
Net Gearing -8.65 Gross Gearing 19.58
Asset Equity Ratio 1.24 Cash Equity Ratio 35.10
Quick Ratio 2.47 Current Ratio 3.57
Price To Book Value 0.68 ROCE -16.25

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

Xaar Company Financials

Assets (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Tangible Assets 21 28 33
Intangible Assets 11 38 38
Investments 4 0 1
Total Fixed Assets 35 66 72
Stocks 16 32 19
Debtors 9 21 30
Cash & Equivalents 25 25 44
Other Assets 2 8 4
Total Assets 88 153 170
Liabilities (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Creditors within 1 year 15 20 19
Creditors after 1 year 3 1 4
Other Liabilities 0 0 0
Total Liabilities 17 21 23
Net assets 71 132 147
Equity (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Called up share capital 8 8 8
Share Premium 29 29 29
Profit / Loss -12 -15 12
Other Equity 19 13 12
Preference & Minorities 7 2 0
Total Capital Employed 71 132 147
Ratios 2019 2018 2017
Debt Ratio 3.45 0.73 2.67
Debt-to-Equity 0.15 0.05 0.18
Net Gearing -8.65 -2.33 -12.59
Gross Gearing 19.58 13.80 13.29
Assets / Equity 1.24 1.16 1.15
Cash / Equity 35.10 18.71 29.86
EPS -92.10 -16.00 14.30
Cash Flow (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Cash from operating activities -10 -10 12
Cashflow before financing -10 -17 2
Increase in Cash 0 -20 -5
Income (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Turnover 49 64 100
Cost of sales 37 39 53
Gross Profit 12 24 47
Operating Profit -12 -15 12
Pre-Tax profit -12 -15 12
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 26 Sep 2019
Latest Fiscal Year End Date 23 Apr 2020

Xaar Directors

Appointed Director Position
26 Sep 2019 Dr Robert John Mills Chief Executive Officer
01 Mar 2020 Ian Alan Tichias Chief Financial Officer
01 Jun 2016 Andrew Charles Herbert Non-Executive Chairman
01 Aug 2015 Margaret Frances Rice-Jones Non-Executive Director
04 Jan 2016 Christopher William Morgan Non-Executive Director
01 May 2020 Alison Louise Littley 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 Link Asset Services
Registrar Address The Registry, 34 Beckenham Road, Beckenham, Kent BR3 4TU.
Registrar Website http://www.linkassetservices.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