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GFTU 632p 4.5  0.7%
24/02/17 2.00k

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PE Ratio (ttm) 15.8
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Last ex-div: 8th Sep, paid: 7th Oct more... Dividends
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: For the six months ended 30 June 2016, Grafton Group plc revenues increased 13% to L1.23B. Net income increased 8% to L50.7M. Revenues reflect Merchanting segment increase of 14% to L1.12B, Manufacturing segment increase of 17% to L36.3M, Retailing segment increase of 1% to L73.1M, United Kingdom segment increase of 8% to L912.3M, Republic of Ireland segment increase of 18% to L233.4M. more »

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31st Dec 2016
31st Dec 2017

Price Target: €5.91
(-21.21% below Price)
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Recommendation:Strong SellSellHoldBuyStrong Buy
No. of Analysts: 2 1 1 2 0

Named Brokers and Analysts
Stifel Nicolaus and Company, Incorporated Samuel Dindol , Jefferies , Investec Bank (UK) Plc Gerard Moore , Canaccord Genuity Aynsley Lammin , Hardman & Company Mike Foster , Numis Securities , Peel Hunt Gavin Jago , Goodbody Stockbrokers , Davy Michael Mitchell , Berenberg Michael Watts , Liberum Charlie Campbell ,

Profile Summary

Grafton Group plc is an international distributor of building materials to trade customers engaged in residential repair, maintenance and improvement projects, and house building. The Company's segments are Merchanting, Retailing and Manufacturing. The Merchanting segment is engaged in distribution of building and plumbing materials 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 610 branches. The Retailing segment operates do-it-yourself and home improvement business from a network of over 40 stores that supply retail customers with products for the home and garden, and a kitchen retail business that trades from over five stores. The Manufacturing segment comprises a manufacturer of dry mortar and a plastics manufacturing business. Its brands are Selco, Buildbase, Plumbase, Chadwicks, Heiton Buckley, Macnaughton and Panelling Centre, among others.

Directors: Gavin Slark (CEO) 51, David Arnold (CFO) 49, Bert Bunschoten (CEX) , Chris Cunliffe (CEX) , Peter Kearney (CEX) , Eddie Kelly (CEX) , Declan Ronayne (CEX) , Jolyon Ingham (OTH) , Jonathan Jennings (OTH) , Jonathon Sowton (OTH) , Michael Roney (NEC) 62, Vincent Crowley (NED) 61, Susan Murray (NED) 60, Roderick Ryan (NED) , Paul Smith (NED) 56,

No. of Employees: 10,434 No. of Shareholders: n/a

Last Annual December 31st, 2015
Last Interim June 30th, 2016
Incorporated August 28, 1931
Shares in Issue 244,310,416
Free Float 216.0m (88.4%)

GFTU Share Price Performance GFTUQuote
4.5  0.7%
Traded 4:48pm · Minimum 15 min delayed · NMS: 2.00k

Latest GFTU News Announcements (delayed)

Upcoming GFTU Events
Monday 6th March, 2017 (estimate)
Full Year 2016 Grafton Group PLC Earnings Release
Wednesday 10th May, 2017 (estimate)
Grafton Group PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting

Recent ↓
Thursday 8th September, 2016
Dividend For GFTU.L
Thursday 8th September, 2016
Dividend For GROUY
Wednesday 31st August, 2016
Half Year 2016 Grafton Group PLC Earnings Call
Wednesday 31st August, 2016
Half Year 2016 Grafton Group PLC Earnings Release
Tuesday 10th May, 2016
Grafton Group PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Thursday 17th March, 2016
Dividend For GFTU.L
Thursday 17th March, 2016
Dividend For GROUY
Tuesday 8th March, 2016
Full Year 2015 Grafton Group PLC Earnings Call
Tuesday 8th March, 2016
Full Year 2015 Grafton Group PLC Earnings Release
Thursday 10th September, 2015
Dividend For GFTU.L
Wednesday 9th September, 2015
Dividend For GROUY
Thursday 27th August, 2015
Interim 2015 Grafton Group PLC Earnings Release

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