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CHRT - Cohort Share Price

583p 4.0  0.7%

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Small Cap
Market Cap £237.6m
Enterprise Value £256.7m
Revenue £125.3m
Position in Universe 796th / 1800
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52w High -16.2%
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Year End 30th Apr 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021E 2022E CAGR / Avg
99.9 112.6 112.7 110.5 121.2 131.1 141 156.8 +5.6%
-13.5 +34.0 -34.0 +42.4 -12.3 +29.2 +56.7 +2.29
Balance Sheet
FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the six months ended 31 October 2020, Cohort PLCrevenues decreased 9% to £54.4M. Net income decreased 74%to £104K. Revenues reflect Chess segment decrease of 17% to£11.5M, MCL segment decrease of 34% to £4.7M, EID segmentdecrease of 23% to £4.7M. Net income also reflects Chesssegment income decrease of 83% to £308K, Unallocatedsegment loss increase of 19% to £4.4M, MCL segment losstotaling £2K vs. income of £468K.
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Profile Summary

Cohort Plc is a holding company. Its business segments are Chess, EID, MASS, MCL and SEA. It provides a range of services and products for the United Kingdom, Portugal and international customers in defense and related markets. Chess Technologies, through its operating businesses Chess Dynamics and Visoin4ce offers systems and technologies for detecting, tracking, classifying and disrupting naval, land and air threats. EID designs and manufactures advanced communication systems for the global tactical and naval defense sector. MASS is a specialist defense and technology business, focused mainly on electronic warfare, information systems and cyber security. MCL designs sources and supports advanced communications and surveillance technology, for end users including the Ministry of Defense (MOD) and other government agencies. SEA delivers electronics systems and software products into the defense and transport markets and offers specialist research, training and product support.

Last Annual April 30th, 2020
Last Interim October 31st, 2020
Incorporated January 23, 2006
Public Since March 8, 2006
No. of Shareholders: n/a
No. of Employees: 899
Sector Technology
Industry Software & IT Services
Index FTSE Aim All Share , FTSE Aim 100 ,
Exchange London Stock Exchange (AIM)
Shares in Issue 41,041,666
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Upcoming Events for CHRT
Thursday 19th August, 2021
Dividend For CHRT.L - 7.6000 GBX
Wednesday 15th September, 2021 Estimate
Cohort PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Wednesday 8th December, 2021 Estimate
Half Year 2022 Cohort PLC Earnings Release
Frequently Asked Questions for Cohort
What is the Cohort share price?

As of 4:28pm, shares in Cohort are trading at 583p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £237.6m. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Cohort share price performed this year?

Shares in Cohort are currently trading at 583p and the price has moved by -7.06% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Cohort price has moved by -23.19% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Cohort?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Cohort, there are there are currently 2 "buy" , 0 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Cohort is Strong Buy. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Cohort next release its financial results?

Cohort is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-10-31
What is the Cohort dividend yield?

The Cohort dividend yield is 1.8% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does Cohort pay a dividend?

Last year, Cohort paid a total dividend of 0.1, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 1.8%. Looking ahead, shares in Cohort are due to go ex-dividend on 2021-08-19 and the next dividend pay date is 2021-09-27.

When does Cohort next pay dividends?

Cohort are due to go ex-dividend on 2021-08-19 and the next dividend pay date is 2021-09-27. The historic dividend yield on Cohort shares is currently 1.8%.

How do I buy Cohort shares?

To buy shares in Cohort you'll need a share-dealing account with an online or offline stock broker. Once you have opened your account and transferred funds into it, you'll be able to search and select shares to buy and sell. You can use Stockopedia’s share research software to help you find the the kinds of shares that suit your investment strategy and objectives.

What is the market cap of Cohort?

Shares in Cohort are currently trading at 583p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £237.6m.

Where are Cohort shares listed? Where are Cohort shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Cohort:

Country of listing: United Kingdom
Exchange: LSE
Ticker Symbol: CHRT
What kind of share is Cohort?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Cohort is currently classified as a Falling Star. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a Cohort share price forecast 2021?

Shares in Cohort are currently priced at 583p. At that level they are trading at 14.16% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 679.17.

Analysts covering Cohort currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 0.335 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Cohort share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like Cohort. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been -14.6%. At the current price of 583p, shares in Cohort are trading at -4.36% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the Cohort PE Ratio?

The Cohort PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 26.04. The shares are currently trading at 583p.

The PE ratio (or price-to-earnings ratio) is the one of the most popular valuation measures used by stock market investors. It is calculated by dividing a company's price per share by its earnings per share.

The PE ratio can be seen as being expressed in years, in the sense that it shows the number of years of earnings which would be required to pay back the purchase price, ignoring inflation. So in general terms, the higher the PE, the more expensive the stock is.

Who are the key directors of Cohort?

Cohort's management team is headed by:

Nicholas Prest - NEC
Andrew Thomis - CEO
Robert Walmsley - NED
Simon Walther - FID
Stanley Carter - NED
Jeffrey Perrin - NID
Edward Lowe - NID
Antonio Lopes - OTH
Chris Stanley - OTH
Shane Knight - OTH
Graham Beall - OTH
Martin Kelly - OTH
Raquel McGrath - GCN
Who are the major shareholders of Cohort?

Here are the top five shareholders of Cohort based on the size of their shareholding:

Carter (Albert Edward Stanley) Individual Investor
Percentage owned: 22.18% (9.10m shares)
Schroder Investment Management Ltd. (SIM) Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 16.1% (6.61m shares)
Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 10.83% (4.44m shares)
Liontrust Investment Partners LLP Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 10.12% (4.15m shares)
Liontrust UK Smaller Companies Fund Mutual Fund
Percentage owned: 9.3% (3.82m shares)
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