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Last 821.00 GBp
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Volume 468.8K
As of 11:35 AM 08/28/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

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greene king plc (GNK) Details

Greene King plc operates as a pub retailer and brewer in the United Kingdom. The company operates through three segments: Retail, Pub Partners, and Brewing & Brands. It is also involved in brewing, marketing, and selling beer under the Greene King IPA, Old Speckled Hen, Abbot Ale, and Belhaven Best brands. In addition, the company engages in the employment and property businesses. As of May 03, 2015, it had approximately 1,909 managed, tenanted, leased, and franchised pubs, restaurants, and hotels. Greene King plc was founded in 1799 and is headquartered in Bury St Edmunds, the United Kingdom.

24,997 Employees
Last Reported Date: 08/7/15
Founded in 1799

greene king plc (GNK) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer and Executive Directo...
Total Annual Compensation: 886.0K GBP
Chief Financial Officer, Finance Director and...
Total Annual Compensation: 278.0K GBP
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

greene king plc (GNK) Key Developments

Greene King plc Recommends Final Dividend for the Year Ended May 3, 2015, Payable on September 14, 2015; Reports Preliminary Earnings Results for the Year Ended May 3, 2015

Greene King PLC reported preliminary earnings results for the year ended May 3, 2015. For the period, the company’s revenue was £1,315.3 million against £1,301.6 million a year ago. Operating profit was £212.3 million against £199.4 million a year ago. Profit before tax was £118.2 million against £105.2 million a year ago. Profit attributable to equity holders of parent was £89.3 million against £96.1 million a year ago. Diluted EPS was 40.6 Pence against 44.0 pence a year ago. Operating profit excluding exceptional items was £256.2 million against £265.6 million a year ago. Profit before tax excluding exceptional items was £168.5 million against £173.1 million a year ago. Profit attributable to equity holders of parent excluding exceptional items was £133.2 million against £133.3 million a year ago. Adjusted diluted EPS excluding exceptional items was 60.6 Pence against 61.1 pence a year ago. The biggest driver of growth in revenue continues to be its Retail business, where revenue grew by 5.9% and average revenue per site rose 2.4%. Retail now accounts for 76% of group revenue. Total revenue in Pub Partners was down 16.9%, due primarily to the impact of pub disposals, although average revenue per pub increased 14.3%. Brewing & Brands grew revenue by 3.9%. On a retained business basis, stripping out the impact of disposals, total revenue was up 5.0% to £1,313.0 million. EBITDA was £319.0 million, down 1.4%, but from 13.0% fewer pubs. Capital expenditure on the core estate, including maintenance capital, was £84.6 million, an increase of £2.3 million. In addition, the company invested £75.9 million on its retail expansion, with £20.6 million invested in acquiring single sites and £55.3 million on developing those assets. Net debt at the year end was £1,368.7 million, a reduction of £66.9 million from the previous year end, with the key movements being positive FCF of £55.7 million, disposal proceeds of £94.1 million and the continued investment in growing its Retail estate, through new sites, of £75.9 million. Net cash flow from operating activities was £197.3 million against £204.3 million a year ago. Purchase of property, plant and equipment was £160.5 million against £169.6 million a year ago. The board has recommended a final dividend of 21.8 pence per share for the year ended May 3, 2015, up 4.8%. This will be paid on September 14, 2015 to all shareholders on the register at the close of business on August 14, 2015. The proposed final dividend brings the total dividend for the year to 29.75 pence per share, up 4.8%.

Greene King plc Announces Special Interim Dividend

Greene King plc announced that the scheme record time, by reference to which the entitlement of scheme shareholders to receive the offer consideration of 0.1322 new Greene King shares per scheme share, and of spirit shareholders to receive the special interim dividend of 6.5 pence per spirit share, on 22 June 2015. It is expected that spirit shares will be delisted, and that dealings in the new Greene King shares will commence, with effect from 24 June 2015, with payment of the special interim dividend of 6.5 pence per spirit share being made by 7 July 2015.

GNK Seeks To Sell 16 Pubs

Greene King plc (LSE:GNK) is planning to sell 16 pubs in order to address the competition concerns identified by Competition and Markets Authority. These pubs would be divested by Greene King as properties, together with the relevant pub name and, for managed pubs, the transfer of Greene King/Spirit staff.


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