WH Smith

SMWH: 2,003.00 -7.00 (-0.35%) delayed: 23 May 2019, 16:24

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Bid Price 2,002.00 High Price 2,006.00
Ask Price 2,004.00 Low Price 1,974.00
Open Price 1,988.00 Spread 0.10%
Prev Close 2,010.00 Volume 141,214

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WH Smith Share Price Information

Name WH Smith
Epic SMWH
Sector Specialty Retailers
ISIN GB00B2PDGW16
Activites WH Smith PLC is one of the UK's leading retail groups. WHSmith PLC has 565 high street stores and 490 travel outlets at airport, train station, hospital, workplace and motorway service area locations primarily in the UK, as at 31 August 2009. WHSmith Direct - www.whsmith.co.uk - serves customers on the internet 24 hours a day. WHSmith High Street sells a wide range of newspapers, magazines, stationery, books and impulse products, as well as a range of entertainment products. WHSmith Travel sells a tailored range of Newspapers, Magazines, Books and Confectionery products for people on the move and a broader convenience range in hospitals and workplaces.
Index FTSE 250
Latest Share Price (p) 2,003.00 Net Gearing (%) 51.33
Market Capitalisation (£m) 2,197.74 Gross Gearing (%) 59.85
Shares in issue (m) 108.16 Debt Ratio 12.03
P/E Ratio 20.51 Debt-to-Equity Ratio 0.09
Total dividends per share (p) 54.10 Assets / Equity Ratio 2.49
Dividend Yield (%) 2.72 Price to book value 10.37
Dividend Cover 1.79 ROCE (%) 55.60
Earning per share (p) 99.10 EPS Growth (%) -5.17
52-week high / low (p) 2,222.00 / 1,678.00 DPS Growth (%) 12.24

WH Smith Broker Views

Date Broker Recommendation Price Old Target Price New Target Price Notes
22 May UBS Sell 2,003.00 1,675.00 1,800.00 Unchanged
21 May Peel Hunt Buy 2,003.00 2,550.00 - Reiterates
20 May Peel Hunt Buy 2,003.00 2,550.00 - Reiterates
17 Apr RBC Capital Markets Outperform 2,003.00 2,400.00 2,500.00 Unchanged
12 Apr UBS Sell 2,003.00 1,675.00 - Unchanged
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WH Smith Director Deals

Date Director Type Volume / Price Trade Value
19 Feb 2019 Robert Moorhead Sell 50,000 @ 2,037.79p £1,018,892.95
07 Nov 2018 Robert Moorhead Sale Post-Exercise 44,317 @ 1,959.32p £868,313.62
07 Nov 2018 Robert Moorhead Exercise 44,317 @ 0.00p £0.00
07 Nov 2018 Stephen Clarke Exercise 69,487 @ 0.00p £0.00
25 Oct 2017 Robert Moorhead Sell 25,000 @ 2,034.74p £508,683.75
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