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RCDO - Ricardo Share Price

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Last Trade - 15/10/21

Small Cap
Market Cap £260.1m
Enterprise Value £331.5m
Revenue £351.8m
Position in Universe 764th / 1785
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52w High -17.7%
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Financial Summary
Year End 30th Jun 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022E 2023E CAGR / Avg
332.4 352.1 378.5 384.4 352 351.8 375.4 395.6 +1.1%
+18.6 -4.5 -18.3 +30.1 -54.2 +24.3 +8.30 +20.6
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the fiscal year ended 30 June 2021, Ricardo plcrevenues decreased less than 1% to £351.8M. Net incometotaled £1.7M vs. loss of £6.5M. Revenues reflectPerformance Products segment increase of 11% to £76.6M,Energy & Environmental segment increase of 12% to £57.1M,Defense segment increase of 16% to £37.9M, North Americasegment increase of 16% to £69.5M, Australia segmentincrease of 28% to £27.3M.
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Profile Summary

Ricardo plc is a holding company engaged in engineering and strategic, technical and environmental consultancy business. The Company's operating segments include Technical Consulting and Performance Products. Its Technical Consulting segment is engaged in the delivery of engineering programs and technology projects, together with environmental and management consultancy services. The Technical Consulting segment also generates income from independent assurance services provided through its rail business. Its Technical Consulting segment includes engines, vehicle systems, driveline and transmission systems and test services, among others. Its Performance Products segment is engaged in manufacturing, assembly, software sales and related services. Its Performance Products segment includes manufacturing and software and also develops and sells licenses for a portfolio of computer-aided engineering software products. It operates in the United Kingdom, Germany, China and the United States.

Last Annual June 30th, 2021
Last Interim June 30th, 2021
Incorporated June 30, 1927
Public Since January 3, 1986
No. of Shareholders: n/a
No. of Employees: 2,784
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Upcoming Events for RCDO
Thursday 4th November, 2021
Dividend For RCDO.L - 5.1100 GBX
Wednesday 23rd February, 2022 Estimate
Half Year 2022 Ricardo PLC Earnings Release
Frequently Asked Questions for Ricardo
What is the Ricardo share price?

As of 15/10/21, shares in Ricardo are trading at 418p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £260.1m. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Ricardo share price performed this year?

Shares in Ricardo are currently trading at 418p and the price has moved by 11.17% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Ricardo price has moved by -10% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Ricardo?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Ricardo, there are there are currently 4 "buy" , 1 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Ricardo is Buy. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Ricardo next release its financial results?

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

Interim results are scheduled for: 2022-06-30
What is the Ricardo dividend yield?

The Ricardo dividend yield is 1.64% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does Ricardo pay a dividend?

Last year, Ricardo paid a total dividend of 0.07, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 1.64%. Looking ahead, shares in Ricardo are due to go ex-dividend on 2021-11-04 and the next dividend pay date is 2021-11-25.

When does Ricardo next pay dividends?

Ricardo are due to go ex-dividend on 2021-11-04 and the next dividend pay date is 2021-11-25. The historic dividend yield on Ricardo shares is currently 1.64%.

How do I buy Ricardo shares?

To buy shares in Ricardo 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 Ricardo?

Shares in Ricardo are currently trading at 418p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £260.1m.

Where are Ricardo shares listed? Where are Ricardo shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Ricardo:

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

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Ricardo is currently classified as a Style Neutral. 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 Ricardo share price forecast 2021?

Shares in Ricardo are currently priced at 418p. At that level they are trading at 25.09% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 558.00.

Analysts covering Ricardo currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 0.31258 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Ricardo 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 Ricardo. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been -6.51%. At the current price of 418p, shares in Ricardo are trading at 0.61% 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 Ricardo PE Ratio?

The Ricardo PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 14.48. The shares are currently trading at 418p.

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 Ricardo?

Ricardo's management team is headed by:

David Shemmans - EDR
Patricia Ryan - GCN
Ian Gibson - CFO
Terry Morgan - NEC
Laurie Bowen - NID
Malin Persson - NID
Russell King - NED
Jack Boyer - NED
Marques Mccammon - MDR
Graham Ritchie - CEO
Who are the major shareholders of Ricardo?

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

Aviva Investors Global Services Limited Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 6.82% (4.24m shares)
Aberforth Partners LLP Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 5.76% (3.58m shares)
JOHCM UK Dynamic Fund Mutual Fund
Percentage owned: 5.6% (3.49m shares)
J O Hambro Capital Management Limited Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 5.09% (3.16m shares)
Royal London Asset Management Ltd. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 4.96% (3.08m shares)
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