Halma

HLMA: 1,854.00 -15.50 (-0.83%) delayed: 18 Oct 2019, 18:10

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Halma Fundamentals

Share Price Information

Name Halma
Epic HLMA
Sector Electronic Equipment
ISIN GB0004052071
Activites Halma plc develops and markets products used worldwide to protect life and improve the quality of life. The Group comprises four business sectors: Process Safety: Products which protect assets and people at work... Infrastructure Safety: Products and services that improve the safety and mobility of people and protect commercially and publicly owned infrastructure... Medical: Products which enhance the quality of life for patients and improve the quality of care delivered by providers... Environmental & Analysis : Products and technologies for analysis in environmental safety and life sciences markets.. The key characteristics of Halma's businesses are specialist technology and application knowledge for markets offering strong long term growth potential. Many Group businesses are market leaders in their specialist field.
Index FTSE 100

Key numbers

Latest Share price (p) 1,854.00 Net gearing (%) 32.91
Market capitalisation (£m) 7,065.20 Gross gearing (%) 38.04
Shares in issue (m) 379.65 Debt ratio 28.40
P/E ratio 41.56 Debt-to-equity ratio 0.65
Total dividends per share (p) 15.71 Assets / equity ratio 1.61
Dividend yield (%) 0.84 Price to book value 7.20
Dividend cover 2.85 ROCE (%) 15.08
Earning per share (p) 44.78 EPS growth (%) 10.05
52-week high / low (p) 2,099.00 / 1,221.00 DPS growth (%) 7.02

Results at a glance

Date Type Turnover (£m) Profit (£m) Basic EPS Currency
31 Mar 2019 Full Year 1,211 170 44.78 GBP
31 Mar 2018 Full Year 1,076 154 40.69 GBP
01 Apr 2017 Full Year 962 130 34.25 GBP

Dividend history

Period Ex-date Pay-date Net dividend Currency Total for year
H2 Dividend 11 Jul 2019 14 Aug 2019 9.60 GBX 15.71
H1 Dividend 27 Dec 2018 06 Feb 2019 6.11 GBX 0.00
H2 Dividend 12 Jul 2018 15 Aug 2018 8.97 GBX 14.68
H1 Dividend 28 Dec 2017 07 Feb 2018 5.71 GBX 0.00
H2 Dividend 13 Jul 2017 16 Aug 2017 8.38 GBX 13.71
H1 Dividend 29 Dec 2016 08 Feb 2017 5.33 GBX 0.00
H2 Dividend 14 Jul 2016 17 Aug 2016 7.83 GBX 12.81
H1 Dividend 31 Dec 2015 10 Feb 2016 4.98 GBX 0.00
H2 Dividend 16 Jul 2015 19 Aug 2015 7.31 GBX 11.96
H1 Dividend 01 Jan 2015 04 Feb 2015 4.65 GBX 0.00

Contact details

Company name Halma
Address Misbourne Court, Rectory Way, Amersham, Bucks HP7 0DE.
Telephone +44 (0)1494 721 111
Website http://www.halma.com/

Advisors

Company's broker JPMorgan Cazenove
Company's joint broker n/a
NOMAD Lazard & Co
Registrar Computershare Investor Service
Auditors Deloitte & Touche LLP
Solicitors CMS Cameron McKenna LLP

Directors

Appointed Director Position
14 Jul 2004 Andrew John Williams Chief Executive
03 Apr 2008 Adam Jay Meyers Executive Director
27 Sep 2016 Jennifer Suzanne Ward Executive Director
01 Jul 2018 Marc Arthur Ronchetti Group Finance Director
12 Apr 2013 Paul Ashton Walker Non-Executive Chairman
10 Nov 2011 Daniela Barone-Soares Non-Executive Director
01 Jan 2016 Carole Cran Non-Executive Director
03 Oct 2016 Jo Nell Harlow Non-Executive Director
08 Aug 2014 William Anthony Rice Non-Executive Director
24 Jul 2014 Roy Michael Twite Non-Executive Director

Company financials

Assets (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Reporting date 31 Mar 2019 31 Mar 2018 01 Apr 2017
Tangible assets 112 104 106
Intangible asssets and goodwill 939 867 838
Investments and other non-current assets 46 41 60
Total non-current assets 1,098 1,011 1,004
Inventory / work in progress 144 128 119
Trade and other receivables 260 235 212
Cash and equivalents 81 71 67
Other current assets and asset held for resale 1 2 1
Total of all assets 1,584 1,447 1,403
Liabilities (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Short term liabilities 213 172 159
Long term liabilities 389 446 465
Other liabilites / pension etc 0 0 0
Total of all liabilities 602 618 624
Net assets (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Net assets 981 828 779
Equity (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Share capital 38 38 38
Minority interests 0 0 0
Retained earnings 810 691 580
Share premium account 24 24 24
Other equity 110 76 137
Total equity 981 828 779
Cash Flow (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Cash from operating activities 219 173 172
Cashflow before financing 115 32 129
Increase / decrease in Cash 1 6 12
Income (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Turnover 1,211 1,076 962
Cost of sales 0 0 0
Gross profit 0 0 0
Operating profit 218 181 167
Pre-tax profit 207 172 158
Profit / loss for the year 170 154 130