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Last ex-div: 24th Sep, paid: 31st Oct more... Dividends
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: For the six months ended 27 June 2014, Dignity Plc revenues decreased less than 1% to L133.1M. Net income increased 1% to L24.2M. Revenues reflect Pre-Arranged Funeral Plans segment increase of 10% to L12.6M, Crematoria segment increase of 1% to L28.1M, also reflect Funeral Services segment decrease of 1% to L92.4M. Net income benefited from Pre-Arranged Funeral Plans segment income increase of 38% to L4M. more »

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Broker Forecasts
27th Dec 2014
27th Dec 2015

Price Target: 1,549 (-1.31% below Price) Net Profit EPS DPS Net Profit EPS DPS
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Recommendation:Strong SellSellHoldBuyStrong Buy
No. of Analysts: 0 0 4 0 3

Named Brokers and Analysts
Investec Bank (UK) Plc Cora McCallum , Panmure Gordon Gert Zonneveld , N+1 Brewin , Numis Securities Matthew Taylor , Peel Hunt Charles Hall , Berenberg Sam England , N+1 Singer Sahill Shan ,

Dignity plc is a United Kingdom-based holding company. The Company, along with its subsidiaries, is engaged in the provision of funeral services, including funeral directing, crematoria operation and the marketing and administration of pre-arranged funeral plans. Its operations are managed across three main areas: funeral services, crematoria and pre-arranged funeral plans. Funeral services revenues relate to the provision of funerals and ancillary items, such as memorials and floral tributes. The Company operates a network of approximately 630 funeral locations throughout the United Kingdom. Crematoria revenues arise from cremation services and the sale of memorials and burial plots at the Company's crematoria and cemeteries. It operates approximately 35 crematoria in England and Scotland.

Directors: Mike McCollum (CEO) 46, Steve Whittern (FID) 38, Richard Portman (EDR) 51, Andrew Davies (EDR) , Peter Hindley (NEC) 69, Jane Ashcroft (NID) 46, Ishbel Macpherson (NID) 53, Alan McWalter (NID) 59, Martin Pexton (NID) 56,

No. of Employees: 2,727 No. of Shareholders: 0


Last Annual December 27th, 2013
Last Interim June 27th, 2014
Shares in Issue 53,640,197
Free Float 53.0m (98.7%)
ISIN GB00BCDBG720

DTY Share Price Performance DTY Quote
1570p
-10.0  -0.6%
Traded 4:36pm · Minimum 15 min delayed · NMS: 0.500k

Latest DTY News Announcements (delayed)

Upcoming DTY Events
Monday 3rd November, 2014
Dividend For DTY.L
Monday 3rd November, 2014
Dignity PLC Reverse Split For DTY.L
Monday 10th November, 2014
Dignity PLC Q3 Interim Management Statement
Wednesday 4th March, 2015
Full Year 2014 Dignity PLC Earnings Release
Monday 11th May, 2015
Q1 2015 Dignity PLC Interim Management Statement Release
Thursday 11th June, 2015
Dignity PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Wednesday 29th July, 2015
Half Year 2015 Dignity PLC Earnings Release
Monday 9th November, 2015
Q3 2015 Dignity PLC Interim Management Statement Release
Friday 10th June, 2016 (estimate)
Dignity PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting

Recent ↓
Thursday 30th October, 2014
Dignity PLC Ordinary Shareholders Meeting
Wednesday 24th September, 2014
Dividend For DTY.L
Wednesday 17th September, 2014
Dignity PLC Potential Return of Capital to Shareholders
Wednesday 30th July, 2014
Half Year 2014 Dignity PLC Earnings Presentation (London)
Wednesday 30th July, 2014
Half Year 2014 Dignity PLC Earnings Release
Friday 25th July, 2014
Dignity PLC General Meeting
Thursday 5th June, 2014
Dignity PLC Annual General Meeting
Wednesday 21st May, 2014
Dividend For DTY.L
Monday 12th May, 2014
Q1 2014 Dignity PLC Interim Management Statement
Wednesday 5th March, 2014
Preliminary 2013 Dignity PLC Earnings Presentation (London)


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