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DWF - DWF Share Price

88.6p 1.6  1.8%

Last Trade - 27/11/20

Small Cap
Market Cap £287.6m
Enterprise Value £437.1m
Revenue £297.2m
Position in Universe 692nd / 1804
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Year End 30th Apr 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021E 2022E CAGR / Avg
0.000 186.9 199.3 236.5 268.1 297.2 337.1 363.6 +12.3%
-20.5 +37.9 +10.0 -94.4 +1,247 +30.3
Balance Sheet
FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the fiscal year ended 30 April 2020, DWF GroupPLC revenues increased 11% to £297.2M. Net income beforeextraordinary items increased 13% to £14.6M. Revenuesreflect International segment increase of 41% to £76.2M,Insurance segment increase of 5% to £95.8M, Rest of Europesegment increase of 91% to £45.9M, Rest of world segmentincrease of 45% to £26.1M. Net income benefited from Gainon bargain purchase increase from £0K to £25.1M (income).
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Profile Summary

DWF Group PLC, formerly DWF Group Limited, is a United Kingdom-based law company. The Company’s business is organized into four divisions: Commercial Services; Insurance; International, and Connected Services. The Commercial Services division provides a range of complex legal services and managed services to clients and includes the corporate, litigation and real estate practice groups. Insurance division provides a range of complex legal services and managed services predominantly to insurers and their insured’s and includes the catastrophic personal injury, occupational health and casualty. International division includes the DWF offices that provide legal services and managed services outside of Great Britain. The International division focuses on the same areas of legal services as the Commercial Services and Insurance divisions. Connected Services division offers complementary products or services to the traditional legal services.

Last Annual April 30th, 2020
Last Interim April 30th, 2020
Incorporated September 10, 2018
Public Since March 11, 2019
No. of Shareholders: n/a
No. of Employees: 3,321
Sector Industrials
Industry Professional & Commercial Services
Index FTSE All Share , FTSE All-share - Industrials Price Return Gbp End Of Day, FTSE All-share - Support Services Price Return Gbp End Of Day, FTSE Smallcap , FTSE Smallcap Ex Its ,
Exchange London Stock Exchange (Full)
Shares in Issue 324,554,653
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Frequently Asked Questions for DWF
What is the DWF share price?

As of 27/11/20, shares in DWF are trading at 88.6p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £287.6m. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the DWF share price performed this year?

Shares in DWF are currently trading at 88.6p and the price has moved by -24.92% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the DWF price has moved by -14.92% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for DWF?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for DWF, there are there are currently 2 "buy" , 1 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for DWF is Buy. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will DWF next release its financial results?

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

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-04-30
What is the DWF dividend yield?

The DWF dividend yield is 2.82% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does DWF pay a dividend?

Last year, DWF paid a total dividend of 0.03, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 2.82%. Looking ahead, DWF has not announced an ex-dividend date yet.

When does DWF next pay dividends?

DWF has yet to annouce their ex-dividend date. The historic dividend yield on DWF shares is currently 2.82%.

How do I buy DWF shares?

To buy shares in DWF 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 DWF?

Shares in DWF are currently trading at 88.6p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £287.6m.

Where are DWF shares listed? Where are DWF shares listed?

Here are the trading details for DWF:

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

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

Shares in DWF are currently priced at 88.6p. At that level they are trading at 30.93% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 128.28.

Analysts covering DWF currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 0.06953 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the DWF 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 DWF. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been 26.49%. At the current price of 88.6p, shares in DWF are trading at 11.35% 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 DWF PE Ratio?

The DWF PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 0.172k. The shares are currently trading at 88.6p.

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 DWF?

DWF's management team is headed by:

Nigel Knowles - CEO
Jonathan Bloomer - NEC
Chris Sullivan - VCH
Teresa Colaianni - NID
Vinodka Murria - NID
Luke Savage - NID
Samantha Tymms - NID
Matthew Doughty - COO
Christopher Stefani - CFO
Glyn Jones - CEX
Stephen Miles - CEX
Stefan Paciorek - CEX
Mark Qualter - CEX
Daniel Pollick - CIO
Mollie Stoker - GCN
Who are the major shareholders of DWF?

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

Premier Asset Management Ltd Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 6.83% (22.2m shares)
Aberdeen Standard Investments (Edinburgh) Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 4.5% (14.6m shares)
Cartesian Capital Partners LLP Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 4.46% (14.5m shares)
Sand Grove Capital Management LLP Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 4.24% (13.8m shares)
ASI UK Income Unconstrained Equity Fund Mutual Fund
Percentage owned: 3.53% (11.5m shares)
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