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Name SSE
Epic SSE
Sector Conventional Electricity
ISIN GB0007908733
Activites SSE plc (formerly Scottish and Southern Energy plc) is the holding company of the Group. Its subsidiaries are organised into the main businesses of: electricity generation, transmission, distribution and supply; gas storage, distribution and supply; electrical and utility contracting; home services, supplying a wide range of electrical and gas appliances and complementary products; and telecommunications.
Index FTSE 100

Key numbers

Latest Share price (p) 0.00 Net gearing (%) 75.25
Market capitalisation (£m) 13,354.30 Gross gearing (%) 76.95
Shares in issue (m) 1,035.22 Debt ratio 66.87
P/E ratio 9.36 Debt-to-equity ratio 0.61
Total dividends per share (p) 97.50 Assets / equity ratio 4.34
Dividend yield (%) 7.56 Price to book value 2.29
Dividend cover 1.41 ROCE (%) 7.77
Earning per share (p) 137.90 EPS growth (%) 69.62
52-week high / low (p) 1,331.00 / 997.80 DPS growth (%) 2.96

Results at a glance

Date Type Turnover (£m) Profit (£m) Basic EPS Currency
31 Mar 2019 Full Year 7,332 1,456 137.90 GBP
31 Mar 2018 Full Year 31,226 920 81.30 GBP
31 Mar 2017 Full Year 29,038 1,719 158.40 GBP

Dividend history

Period Ex-date Pay-date Net dividend Currency Total for year
H2 Dividend 25 Jul 2019 20 Sep 2019 68.20 GBX 97.50
H1 Dividend 17 Jan 2019 15 Mar 2019 29.30 GBX 0.00
H2 Dividend 26 Jul 2018 21 Sep 2018 66.30 GBX 94.70
H1 Dividend 18 Jan 2018 16 Mar 2018 28.40 GBX 0.00
H2 Dividend 27 Jul 2017 22 Sep 2017 63.90 GBX 91.30
H1 Dividend 19 Jan 2017 17 Mar 2017 27.40 GBX 0.00
H2 Dividend 28 Jul 2016 23 Sep 2016 62.50 GBX 89.40
H1 Dividend 21 Jan 2016 18 Mar 2016 26.90 GBX 0.00
H2 Dividend 23 Jul 2015 18 Sep 2015 61.80 GBX 88.40
H1 Dividend 22 Jan 2015 20 Mar 2015 26.60 GBX 0.00

Contact details

Company name SSE
Address Inveralmond House, 200 Dunkeld Road, Perth PH1 3AQ.
Telephone +44 (0)1738 456 000
Website http://www.sse.com/

Advisors

Company's broker Credit Suisse
Company's joint broker Merrill Lynch International
NOMAD Credit Suisse
Registrar Capita Registrars
Auditors KPMG Audit
Solicitors Burges Salmon

Directors

Appointed Director Position
01 Jan 2002 Paul Morton Alistair Phillips-Davies Chief Executive
01 Sep 2017 Martin James Pibworth Executive Director
01 Oct 2002 Fraser McGregor Alexander Finance Director
25 May 2007 Richard Dunnell Gillingwater Non-Executive Chairman
01 Sep 2013 Susan Margaret Bruce Non-Executive Director
01 May 2018 Anthony David Cocker Non-Executive Director
01 Aug 2015 Crawford Scott Gillies Non-Executive Director
01 Jul 2014 Peter John Lynas Non-Executive Director
01 Mar 2016 Helen Margaret Mahy Non-Executive Director
01 Jan 2019 Melanie Jane Smith Non-Executive Director

Company financials

Assets (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Reporting date 31 Mar 2019 31 Mar 2018 31 Mar 2017
Tangible assets 12,429 13,122 12,622
Intangible asssets and goodwill 990 708 760
Investments and other non-current assets 4,001 2,966 3,163
Total non-current assets 17,421 16,795 16,545
Inventory / work in progress 229 226 269
Trade and other receivables 3,145 4,072 581
Cash and equivalents 432 232 1,427
Other current assets and asset held for resale 4,117 1,890 5,094
Total of all assets 25,342 23,215 23,916
Liabilities (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Short term liabilities 7,709 7,020 6,555
Long term liabilities 11,792 10,965 11,089
Other liabilites / pension etc 0 0 0
Total of all liabilities 19,501 17,985 17,644
Net assets (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Net assets 5,841 5,230 6,273
Equity (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Share capital 523 512 508
Minority interests 1,170 1,170 2,210
Retained earnings 3,263 2,596 2,595
Share premium account 880 890 886
Other equity 5 63 75
Total equity 5,841 5,230 6,273
Cash Flow (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Cash from operating activities 1,177 1,727 2,581
Cashflow before financing 454 320 1,093
Increase / decrease in Cash 295 -1,195 1,067
Income (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Turnover 7,332 31,226 29,038
Cost of sales 5,787 28,043 25,562
Gross profit 1,545 3,183 3,476
Operating profit 1,692 1,379 1,941
Pre-tax profit 1,371 1,086 1,777
Profit / loss for the year 1,456 920 1,719