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Last 693.50 GBp
Change Today -1.00 / -0.14%
Volume 70.3K
As of 11:35 AM 05/1/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

hill & smith holdings plc (HILS) Snapshot

Open
695.00 GBp
Previous Close
694.50 GBp
Day High
695.00 GBp
Day Low
686.50 GBp
52 Week High
03/26/15 - 705.00 GBp
52 Week Low
06/17/14 - 495.00 GBp
Market Cap
542.1M
Average Volume 10 Days
73.1K
EPS TTM
0.35 GBp
Shares Outstanding
78.2M
EX-Date
05/28/15
P/E TM
19.8x
Dividend
20.00 GBp
Dividend Yield
2.63%
Current Stock Chart for HILL & SMITH HOLDINGS PLC (HILS)

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hill & smith holdings plc (HILS) Details

Hill & Smith Holdings PLC designs, manufactures, and supplies infrastructure products, and provides galvanizing services in the United Kingdom, France, the United States, Thailand, Sweden, India, and Australia. It operates through three segments: Infrastructure Products–Utilities; Infrastructure Products-Roads; and Galvanizing Services segments. The Infrastructure Products-Utilities segment offers pipe supports for the power and liquid natural gas markets; energy grid components; GRP railway platforms and flood prevention barriers; plastic drainage pipes; industrial flooring products; handrails; access covers; and security fencing products. The Infrastructure Products-Roads segment offers permanent and temporary road safety barriers, street lighting columns, bridge parapets, gantries, temporary car parks, variable road messaging solutions, and traffic data collection systems. The Galvanizing Services segment provides zinc and other coatings for a range of products, including fencing, lighting columns, structural steel work, bridges, agricultural, and other products for the infrastructure and construction markets. The company also offers multiplates, electrical utility products, glass reinforced plastic products, lintels and residential doors, and variable message signs. Hill & Smith Holdings PLC was incorporated in 1960 and is based in Solihull, the United Kingdom.

3,487 Employees
Last Reported Date: 04/10/15
Founded in 1960

hill & smith holdings plc (HILS) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, Managing Director of...
Total Annual Compensation: 902.0K GBP
Group Finance Director and Executive Director
Total Annual Compensation: 577.0K GBP
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

hill & smith holdings plc (HILS) Key Developments

Hill & Smith Holdings PLC Recommends Final Dividend for the Year Ended December 31, 2014, Payable on July 3, 2015; Reports Audited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Year Ended December 31, 2014

The Board of Hill & Smith Holdings PLC is recommending a final dividend of 11.6 pence per share for the year ended December 31, 2014 compared to 10.0 pence per share a year ago making a total dividend for the year of 18.0 pence per share compared to 16.0 pence per share a year ago an increase of 12.5%. The proposed final dividend for 2014 will be paid on 3 July 2015 to shareholders on the register on 29 May 2015 (ex-dividend date is 28 May 2015). The company reported audited consolidated earnings results for the year ended December 31, 2014. For the year, the company reported revenue of GBP 454.7 million against GBP 444.5 million a year ago. Operating profit was GBP 41.1 million against GBP 34.5 million a year ago. Profit before taxation was GBP 36.9 million against GBP 30.6 million a year ago. Profit for the year attributable to owners of the parent was GBP 27.3 million against GBP 23.0 million a year ago. Diluted earnings per share were 34.7 pence against 29.2 pence a year ago. Net cash from operating activities was GBP 40.7 million against GBP 34.8 million a year ago. Purchase of property, plant and equipment were GBP 34.6 million against GBP 21.0 million a year ago. Purchase of intangible assets was GBP 1.3 million against GBP 1.1 million a year ago. Net debt at the end of the year was GBP 96.0 million against GBP 87.2 million a year ago. Underlying operating profit was GBP 49.2 million against GBP 44.5 million a year ago. Underlying profit before tax was GBP 46.0 million against GBP 41.2 million a year ago. Underlying diluted earnings per share were 44.4 pence against 39.8 pence a year ago.

Hill & Smith Holdings PLC Announces Executive Changes

Hill & Smith Holdings PLC announced the appointment of Alex Henderson as Group Company Secretary, with effect from 1 January 2015. Alex's appointment follows the planned retirement of John Humphreys and completion of an orderly handover exercise. Alex joins from Halfords Group plc, where he was Group Company Secretary and Head of Legal for six years.

Hill & Smith Holdings PLC Announces Board Changes

Hill & Smith Holdings PLC announced the appointment of Annette Kelleher to the Board on December 1, 2014, the company formally announced that from December 16, 2014 Ms Kelleher will also be a member of the Audit, Nomination and Remuneration Committees. In line with best practice, following the appointment of Ms Kelleher to these Board Committees, Bill Whiteley, Chairman of the Company, will step down from the Audit and Remuneration Committees. Mr. Whiteley will continue to be Chairman of the Company and of the Nomination Committee.

 

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Price/Earnings 19.5x
Price/Sales 1.2x
Price/Book 2.9x
Price/Cash Flow 19.3x
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