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Last 280.60 GBp
Change Today +0.90 / 0.32%
Volume 2.3M
As of 11:35 AM 09/2/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

drax group plc (DRX) Snapshot

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drax group plc (DRX) Details

Drax Group plc, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the generation and supply of electricity in the United Kingdom. It owns and operates Drax Power Station, which uses a range of fuels, including coal, sustainable biomass, and others, such as petcoke and pond fines and is located in Selby, North Yorkshire. The company sells its electricity to the wholesale market and to customers in the industrial and commercial, and small and medium enterprise markets. It also produces gypsum and sells to the construction industry. Drax Group plc was incorporated in 2005 and is based in Selby, the United Kingdom.

1,300 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/18/15
Founded in 2005

drax group plc (DRX) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, Member of Group Exec...
Total Annual Compensation: 1.2M GBP
Group Operations Director, Production Directo...
Total Annual Compensation: 663.0K GBP
Group Commercial Director, Member of Group Ex...
Total Annual Compensation: 558.0K GBP
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

drax group plc (DRX) Key Developments

Drax Group Plc Proposes Interim Dividend for the Six Months Ended 30 June 2015, Payable on or Before 9 October 2015

On 27 July 2015, the Board of Drax Group Plc resolved to pay an interim dividend for the six months ended 30 June 2015 of 5.1 pence per share (£21 million), representing 50% of underlying earnings for the period. The interim dividend will be paid on or before 9 October 2015 and shares will be marked ex-interim dividend on 24 September 2015. The company paid interim dividend of 4.7 pence per share for 2014.

Drax Group plc Announces Consolidated Unaudited Earnings Results for the Six Months Ended June 30, 2015; Provides Capital Expenditure Guidance for the Full Year of 2015

Drax Group plc announced consolidated unaudited earnings results for the six months ended June 30, 2015. For the period, the company reported revenue of GBP 1,511.2 million against GBP 1,256.5 million a year ago. EBITDA was GBP 119.9 million against GBP 101.9 million a year ago. Operating profit was GBP 67.1 million against GBP 4.5 million a year ago. Profit before tax was GBP 53.0 million against loss before tax of GBP 10.8 million a year ago. Underlying profit for the period was GBP 41.2 million against GBP 38.0 million a year ago. Profit after tax was GBP 38.8 million against loss before tax of GBP 6.7 million a year ago. Underlying profit before tax, which excludes the effect of unrealised gains and losses on derivative contracts, amounted to GBP 56 million for the six months ended 30 June 2015 compared to GBP 45 million in 2014. Net cash from operating activities was GBP 166.1 million against GBP 48.6 million a year ago. Purchases of property, plant and equipment was GBP 72.8 million against GBP 120.3 million a year ago. Net debt (after deduction of borrowings and allowing for short-term investments) is GBP 40 million compared to GBP 99 million at the end of 2014. Profit per diluted share was 10 pence against loss per diluted share of 2 pence a year ago. Underlying earnings per diluted share were 10 pence against 9 pence a year ago. For the full year of 2015, the company announced capital investment guidance unchanged at GBP 150 million.

Drax Group plc., H1 2015 Earnings Call, Jul 28, 2015

Drax Group plc., H1 2015 Earnings Call, Jul 28, 2015


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