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DTY - Dignity Share Price

236p -9.5  -3.9%

Last Trade - 29/05/20

Consumer Defensives
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Market Cap £118.0m
Enterprise Value £596.5m
Revenue £338.9m
Position in Universe 857th / 1825
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the fiscal year ended 27 December 2019, Dignity Plc revenues decreased 4% to £338.9M. Net income totaled £34.9M vs. loss of £17M. Revenues reflect Funeral Services segment decrease of 5% to £262.1M, Crematoria segment decrease of 2% to £76.8M. Basic Earnings per Share excluding Extraordinary Items increased from -£0.34 to £0.70.
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Profile Summary

Dignity plc is a United Kingdom-based provider of funeral related services in the United Kingdom. The Company operates through three segments: funeral services, crematoria and pre-arranged funeral plans. The Company's funeral services relate to the provision of funerals and ancillary items, such as memorials and floral tributes. The Company's crematoria services relate to cremation services and the sale of memorials and burial plots at the Company operated crematoria and cemeteries. The Company's pre-arranged funeral plans include the sale of funerals in advance to customers wishing to make their own funeral arrangements, and the marketing and administration costs associated with the sales. The Company operates a network of approximately 720 funeral locations throughout the United Kingdom trading under established local trading names. The Company operates approximately 40 crematoria in England and Scotland. The Company's number of active funeral plans is approximately 374,000.

Last Annual December 27th, 2019
Last Interim December 27th, 2019
Incorporated October 22, 2002
Public Since April 2, 2004
No. of Shareholders: n/a
No. of Employees: 3,304
Sector Consumer Defensives
Industry Personal & Household Products & Services
Index FTSE All Share , FTSE All Share Consumer Services , FTSE All Share General Retailers , FTSE Smallcap , FTSE Smallcap Ex Its , ,
Exchange London Stock Exchange (Full)
Shares in Issue 50,020,139
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Latest News for DTY
Upcoming Events for DTY
Thursday 11th June, 2020
Dignity PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Friday 12th June, 2020 Estimate
Dignity PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Tuesday 23rd June, 2020
Dignity PLC Q&A Conference Call
Wednesday 29th July, 2020
Half Year 2020 Dignity PLC Earnings Release
Monday 9th November, 2020
Q3 2020 Dignity PLC Trading Statement Release
Frequently Asked Questions for Dignity
What is the Dignity share price?

As of 29/05/20, shares in Dignity are trading at 236p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £118.0m. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Dignity share price performed this year?

Shares in Dignity are currently trading at 236p and the price has moved by -64.99% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Dignity price has moved by -60.03% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Dignity?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Dignity, there are there are currently 1 "buy" , 2 "hold" and 1 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Dignity is Hold. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Dignity next release its financial results?

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

Interim results are scheduled for: 2020-12-27
What is the Dignity dividend yield?

Dignity does not currently pay a dividend.

Does Dignity pay a dividend?

Dignity does not currently pay a dividend.

When does Dignity next pay dividends?

Dignity does not currently pay a dividend.

How do I buy Dignity shares?

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What is the market cap of Dignity?

Shares in Dignity are currently trading at 236p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £118.0m.

Where are Dignity shares listed? Where are Dignity shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Dignity:

Country of listing: United Kingdom
Exchange: LSE
Ticker Symbol: DTY
What kind of share is Dignity?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Dignity is currently classified as a Contrarian. 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 Dignity share price forecast 2020?

Shares in Dignity are currently priced at 236p. At that level they are trading at 0.101% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 236.24.

Analysts covering Dignity currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 0.4701 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Dignity 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 Dignity. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been -53.9%. At the current price of 236p, shares in Dignity are trading at -50.06% 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 Dignity PE Ratio?

The Dignity PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 2.37. The shares are currently trading at 236p.

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 Dignity?

Dignity's management team is headed by:

Steve Whittern - FID
Mike McCollum - CEO
Alan Lathbury - OTH
Andrew Judd - OTH
Richard Portman - EDR
Steve Gant - OTH
James Wilson - NED
Tim George - SEC
Jane Ashcroft - NID
Paul Turner - OTH
David Blackwood - NID
Clive Whiley - NEC
Dean Moore - NID
Mark Hull - DMK
Paul Toghill - OTH
Who are the major shareholders of Dignity?

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

Phoenix Asset Management Partners Ltd. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 29.43% (14.7m shares)
Jakes (John Stewart) Individual Investor
Percentage owned: 7.34% (3.67m shares)
Klarus Capital, Limited. Corporation
Percentage owned: 5.21% (2.61m shares)
Artemis Strategic Assets Fund Mutual Fund
Percentage owned: 5.18% (2.59m shares)
Granular Capital Limited Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 5.1% (2.55m shares)
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