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FORT - Forterra Share Price

272.5p -2.5  -0.9%

Last Trade - 11/06/21

Basic Materials
Mid Cap
Market Cap £623.1m
Enterprise Value £616.5m
Revenue £291.9m
Position in Universe 553rd / 1810
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Relative Strength (%)
1m -5.57%
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52w High -11.7%
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Financial Summary
Year End 31st Dec 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021E 2022E CAGR / Avg
290.2 294.5 331 367.5 380 291.9 352.5 381.6 +0.1%
-6.2 +23.3 +41.7 +8.6 -2.1 -83.1 +288.6 +29.6
Balance Sheet
FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the fiscal year ended 31 December 2020, ForterraPLC revenues decreased 23% to £291.9M. Net loss totaled£5.6M vs. income of £46.8M. Revenues reflect Bricks &Blocks segment decrease of 20% to £223.1M, Bespoke productssegment decrease of 31% to £71.7M. Net loss reflects Bricks& Blocks segment income decrease of 61% to £25.5M,Unallocated segment loss increase from £4.3M to £19.4M,Bespoke products segment loss increase from £400K to £4.7M.
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Profile Summary

Forterra plc is a producer of manufactured masonry products. The Company is also a manufacturer of building products for the United Kingdom construction industry. The Company's segments include Bricks, Blocks and Bespoke Products. The Company's product range consists of clay bricks, Thermalite blocks, aggregate blocks, Red Bank chimney, roofing and flue systems, precast concrete and flooring products, and Formpave permeable block paving. It is a manufacturer of bricks in Great Britain and a manufacturer of Fletton brick, which is sold under the London Brick brand. It is a manufacturer of aircrete blocks in Great Britain sold under its Thermalite brand. It also manufactures aggregate blocks. Its bespoke products range consists of precast concrete, concrete block paving, chimney and roofing solutions, and structural wall insulation. It operates from approximately 20 facilities in total and is focused on the United Kingdom building and construction market.

Last Annual December 31st, 2020
Last Interim December 31st, 2020
Incorporated January 21, 2016
Public Since April 21, 2016
No. of Shareholders: n/a
No. of Employees: 1,885
Sector Basic Materials
Industry Construction Materials
Index FTSE All Share , FTSE All-share - Industrials Price Return Gbp End Of Day, FTSE All-share - Construction & Materials Price Return Gbp End Of Day, FTSE Smallcap , FTSE Smallcap Ex Its ,
Exchange London Stock Exchange (Full)
Shares in Issue 228,647,196
Free Float (0.0%)
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Frequently Asked Questions for Forterra
What is the Forterra share price?

As of 11/06/21, shares in Forterra are trading at 272.5p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £623.1m. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Forterra share price performed this year?

Shares in Forterra are currently trading at 272.5p and the price has moved by 34.9% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Forterra price has moved by 12.74% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Forterra?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Forterra, there are there are currently 2 "buy" , 4 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Forterra is Hold. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Forterra next release its financial results?

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

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-12-31
What is the Forterra dividend yield?

The Forterra dividend yield is 1.03% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does Forterra pay a dividend?

Last year, Forterra paid a total dividend of 0.03, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 1.03%. Looking ahead, shares in Forterra are due to go ex-dividend on 2021-06-17 and the next dividend pay date is 2021-07-09.

When does Forterra next pay dividends?

Forterra are due to go ex-dividend on 2021-06-17 and the next dividend pay date is 2021-07-09. The historic dividend yield on Forterra shares is currently 1.03%.

How do I buy Forterra shares?

To buy shares in Forterra 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 Forterra?

Shares in Forterra are currently trading at 272.5p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £623.1m.

Where are Forterra shares listed? Where are Forterra shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Forterra:

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

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Forterra is currently classified as a High Flyer. 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 Forterra share price forecast 2021?

Shares in Forterra are currently priced at 272.5p. At that level they are trading at 17.76% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 331.35.

Analysts covering Forterra currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 0.16679 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Forterra 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 Forterra. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been 9.92%. At the current price of 272.5p, shares in Forterra are trading at 12% 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 Forterra PE Ratio?

The Forterra PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 63.49. The shares are currently trading at 272.5p.

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 Forterra?

Forterra's management team is headed by:

Stephen Harrison - CEO
Justin Atkinson - NEC
Divya Seshamani - NID
Benjamin Guyatt - CFO
Adam Smith - OTH
George Stewart - OTH
Martin Sutherland - NID
Katherine Ker - NID
Vince Niblett - NID
Peter Varnsverry - MDR
Matthew Day - OTH
Ashley Thompson - SEC
Darren Rix - OTH
Shahbaz Idriss - DHR
Who are the major shareholders of Forterra?

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

Vulcan Value Partners, LLC Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 8.59% (19.6m shares)
MFS International New Discovery Fund Mutual Fund
Percentage owned: 6.7% (15.3m shares)
Mondrian Investment Partners Ltd. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 5.29% (12.1m shares)
Fidelity International Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 5.01% (11.5m shares)
AXA Investment Managers UK Ltd. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 4.95% (11.3m shares)
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