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PE Ratio (ttm) 13.1
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Last ex-div: 10th Sep, paid: 9th Oct more... Dividends
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: For the six months ended 30 June 2015, Grafton Group plc revenues increased 7% to L1.08B. Net income increased 31% to L46.9M. Revenues reflect Merchanting segment increase of 8% to L985.2M, Manufacturing segment increase of 11% to L31M, United Kingdom segment increase of 10% to L841.5M. Net income benefited from Merchanting segment income increase of 19% to L61.3M, Manufacturing segment income increase of 45% to L4.4M. more »

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Broker Forecasts
31st Dec 2015
31st Dec 2016

Price Target: €5.91
(-35.41% below Price)
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Broker Recommendations for Grafton
Recommendation:Strong SellSellHoldBuyStrong Buy
No. of Analysts: 2 1 1 2 0

Named Brokers and Analysts
Jefferies , Investec Bank (UK) Plc Gerard Moore , Hardman & Company Mike Foster , Numis Securities , Peel Hunt Gavin Jago , Goodbody Stockbrokers , Davy Florence O'Donoghue , Berenberg Michael Watts , Liberum Charlie Campbell ,

Profile Summary

Grafton Group plc is a distributor of building materials in the United Kingdom, Ireland and Belgium. The Company also markets DIY retailing in Ireland and is a manufacturer of dry mortar in Britain. Its operational segments include Merchanting, Retailing and Manufacturing. The Merchanting segment is engaged in the distribution of building and plumbing materials primarily to professional trades people engaged in residential repair, maintenance and improvement projects and also in residential and other new build construction from a network of over 578 branches in Britain, Ireland and Belgium. The Retailing segment operates Ireland's DIY and home improvement business from a network of around 37 stores that supply mainly retail customers with a range of products for the home and garden, and a kitchen retail business that trades from seven stores. The Manufacturing segment is engaged in the manufacturing of dry mortar in Britain and manufacturing of plastics in Ireland.

Directors: Gavin Slark (CEO) , David Arnold (CFO) 48, Catherine De Miribel (CEX) , Declan Ronayne (CEX) , Chris Cunliffe (MDR) , Peter Kearney (MDR) , Eddie Kelly (MDR) , Mark Kelly (MDR) , Jolyon Ingham (OTH) , Jonathan Jennings (OTH) , Michael Chadwick (NEC) , Paul Smith (NED) 54, Charles Fisher (NID) , Annette Flynn (NID) 47, Roderick Ryan (NID) ,

No. of Employees: 9,727 No. of Shareholders: n/a

Last Annual December 31st, 2014
Last Interim June 30th, 2015
Incorporated August 28, 1931
Shares in Issue 241,600,459
Free Float 213.6m (88.4%)

GFTU Share Price Performance GFTUQuote
-4.0  -0.6%
Traded 2:00pm · Minimum 15 min delayed · NMS: 2.00k

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Thursday 4th December, 2014
Grafton Group PLC at Berenberg European Conference
Wednesday 12th November, 2014
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Thursday 25th September, 2014
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Wednesday 3rd September, 2014
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Wednesday 27th August, 2014
Interim 2014 Grafton Group PLC Earnings Release
Thursday 10th July, 2014
Grafton Group PLC Trading Update
Wednesday 11th June, 2014
Grafton Group PLC at Credit Suisse Pan Euro Small and Mid Cap Growth Conference
Friday 9th May, 2014
Grafton Group PLC Annual General Meeting
Friday 9th May, 2014
Grafton Group PLC Interim Management Statement for the period 1 January 2014 to 30 April 2014

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