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Last 93.50 GBp
Change Today +1.00 / 1.08%
Volume 138.8K
SKS On Other Exchanges
As of 11:35 AM 08/28/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

shanks group plc (SKS) Snapshot

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shanks group plc (SKS) Details

Shanks Group plc operates as a waste-to-product business in the Netherlands, Belgium, the United Kingdom, and Canada. It operates through Solid Waste Benelux, Hazardous Waste, Organics, and UK Municipal segments. The Solid Waste Benelux segment is involved in the collection, sorting, treatment, and ultimate disposal of solid waste materials, including commercial, industrial, and construction related waste. This segment produces recyclates, such as ferrous and non-ferrous metals, glass, plastics, cardboard, paper, and wood chips; industrial products, including rubble, aggregate, compost, and building materials; and power products comprising gas from landfills, Icopower pellets, solid recovered fuel (SRF) for cement kilns, or high energy generating incineration. The Hazardous Waste segment engages in reprocessing and recycling of contaminated soil, water, and other contaminated materials; and industrial cleaning of heavily contaminated industrial plants. The Organics segment reprocesses and treats organic waste from municipal and industrial sectors; and turns it into green energy, compost, and fertilizers. The UK Municipal segment sorts and reprocesses municipal solid waste under long-term agreements. The company was formerly known as Shanks & McEwan Group plc and changed its name to Shanks Group plc in July 1999. Shanks Group plc was founded in 1880 and is headquartered in Milton Keynes, United Kingdom.

3,500 Employees
Last Reported Date: 06/15/15
Founded in 1880

shanks group plc (SKS) Top Compensated Officers

Group Chief Executive and Director
Total Annual Compensation: 756.0K GBP
Group Finance Director and Director
Total Annual Compensation: 495.0K GBP
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

shanks group plc (SKS) Key Developments

Shanks Group plc Completes Belgian Green Bond Issue

Shanks Group plc announced the closure of the subscription period for its seven year 3.65% Belgian Green Bonds. The Bonds, which will significantly extend the maturity of the Group's funding, are due to mature on June 16, 2022. The aggregate nominal amount of the Bonds to be issued on June 16, 2015 will be €100 million. The net proceeds of the issue will be approximately €100 million and will be used to finance company's ongoing programme of investment in sustainable infrastructure. The bonds were placed by BNP Paribas Fortis and KBC.

Shanks Group plc Announces Final Audited Consolidated Results for the Year Ended March 31, 2015; Reaffirms Financial Guidance for Fiscal 2016; Recommends Final Dividend, Payable on 31 July 2015

Shanks Group plc announced final audited consolidated results for the year ended March 31, 2015. For the six months, the company reported operating loss of £12.4 million, loss before taxation of £20.5 million, profit from continuing operations of £18.2 million or 4.6 pence per diluted share and loss attributable to owners of the parent of £17 million or 4.3 pence per diluted share on revenue of £599.4 million against operating profit of £23.1 million, profit before taxation of £7.5 million, profit from continuing operations of £1.8 million or 0.4 pence per diluted share and loss attributable to owners of the parent of £28.3 million or 7.1 pence per diluted share on revenue of £633.4 million for the same period of last year. Net cash generated from operating activities was £50.1 million against £71.3 million for the same period of last year. Purchase of property, plant and equipment was £39 million against £36.5 million for the same period of last year. Purchase of intangible assets was £1.2 million against £1.3 million for the same period of last year. The company announced that the Board is recommending an unchanged final dividend per share of 2.35 pence. The final dividend will be paid on 31 July 2015 to shareholders on the register on 3 July 2015. Total dividend cover, based on earnings before non-trading and exceptional items from continuing operations, is 1.4 times against 1.7 times a year ago. The company's board expectations for 2015/16 remain unchanged excluding the impact of a fluctuating Euro/Sterling exchange rate on the reported results. The company expects Hazardous Waste and Commercial Divisions to make progress in the coming year in constant currency.

Shanks Group Mulls Acquisitions

Shanks Group plc (LSE:SKS) is seeking acquisitions. Shanks Group said in final results, “We are increasingly active in reviewing the market for appropriate acquisition opportunities, particularly given potential market consolidation in the Benelux market.”


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