Homeserve

HSV: 1,209.00 -10.00 (-0.82%) delayed: 10 Dec 2019, 13:55

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Homeserve Fundamentals

Share Price Information

Name Homeserve
Epic HSV
Sector Business Support Services
ISIN GB00BYYTFB60
Activites Homeserve plc is an international home repairs and improvements business which provides people with access to tradespeople and technology to run their homes more easily.
Index FTSE 250

Key numbers

Latest Share price (p) 1,209.00 Net gearing (%) 52.17
Market capitalisation (£m) 4,172.89 Gross gearing (%) 57.23
Shares in issue (m) 334.63 Debt ratio 38.67
P/E ratio 38.14 Debt-to-equity ratio 0.47
Total dividends per share (p) 21.40 Assets / equity ratio 2.34
Dividend yield (%) 1.76 Price to book value 6.80
Dividend cover 1.49 ROCE (%) 13.94
Earning per share (p) 32.70 EPS growth (%) 8.28
52-week high / low (p) 1,298.00 / 847.50 DPS growth (%) 12.04

Results at a glance

Date Type Turnover (£m) Profit (£m) Basic EPS Currency
31 Mar 2019 Full Year 1,004 108 32.70 GBP
31 Mar 2018 Full Year 900 96 30.20 GBP
31 Mar 2017 Full Year 785 74 24.00 GBP

Dividend history

Period Ex-date Pay-date Net dividend Currency Total for year
H1 Dividend 05 Dec 2019 07 Jan 2020 5.80 GBX 0.00
H2 Dividend 04 Jul 2019 02 Aug 2019 16.20 GBX 21.40
H1 Dividend 06 Dec 2018 07 Jan 2019 5.20 GBX 0.00
H2 Dividend 05 Jul 2018 02 Aug 2018 14.40 GBX 19.10
H1 Dividend 07 Dec 2017 05 Jan 2018 4.70 GBX 0.00
H2 Dividend 06 Jul 2017 03 Aug 2017 11.20 GBX 15.30
H1 Dividend 08 Dec 2016 06 Jan 2017 4.10 GBX 0.00
H2 Dividend 07 Jul 2016 01 Aug 2016 8.90 GBX 12.70
H1 Dividend 10 Dec 2015 08 Jan 2016 3.80 GBX 0.00
Special Dividend 16 Jul 2015 24 Jul 2015 30.00 GBX 0.00
H2 Dividend 02 Jul 2015 03 Aug 2015 7.87 GBX 11.50
H1 Dividend 04 Dec 2014 02 Jan 2015 3.63 GBX 0.00

Contact details

Company name Homeserve
Address Cable Drive, Walsall WS2 7BN.
Telephone +44 (0)1922 426 262
Website http://www.homeserve.co.uk/

Advisors

Company's broker UBS Investment Bank
Company's joint broker JPMorgan Cazenove
NOMAD UBS Investment Bank
Registrar Computershare Investor Service
Auditors Deloitte & Touche LLP
Solicitors Slaughter & May

Directors

Appointed Director Position
18 Jan 2002 Richard David Harpin Chief Executive
06 Feb 2017 David Jonathan Bower Chief Financial Officer
23 May 2017 Thomas Rusin Executive Director
06 Apr 2004 John Michael Barry Gibson Non-Executive Chairman
23 May 2017 Katrina Jane Cliffe Non-Executive Director
23 Nov 2010 Stella Julie David Non-Executive Director
27 Oct 2017 Ronald Thomas McMillan Non-Executive Director
29 Mar 2019 Olivier Daniel Lucien Gremillon Non-Executive Director
23 May 2017 Edward Martin Fitzmaurice Non-Executive Director

Company financials

Assets (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Reporting date 31 Mar 2019 31 Mar 2018 31 Mar 2017
Tangible assets 43 40 37
Intangible asssets and goodwill 827 771 591
Investments and other non-current assets 61 26 49
Total non-current assets 930 837 676
Inventory / work in progress 7 4 3
Trade and other receivables 425 516 455
Cash and equivalents 73 58 46
Other current assets and asset held for resale 0 0 0
Total of all assets 1,435 1,415 1,180
Liabilities (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Short term liabilities 434 557 502
Long term liabilities 387 306 309
Other liabilites / pension etc 0 0 0
Total of all liabilities 821 863 810
Net assets (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Net assets 614 551 370
Equity (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Share capital 9 9 8
Minority interests 0 0 1
Retained earnings 293 248 197
Share premium account 181 172 46
Other equity 131 122 119
Total equity 614 551 370
Cash Flow (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Cash from operating activities 162 130 113
Cashflow before financing 4 -45 -46
Increase / decrease in Cash 14 15 33
Income (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Turnover 1,004 900 785
Cost of sales 0 0 0
Gross profit 0 0 0
Operating profit 153 135 105
Pre-tax profit 140 123 98
Profit / loss for the year 108 96 74