Connect (CNCT)

Company name:Connect Group Plc
EPIC:CNCTTrading Currency:GBX
Market Sector:SSC5ISIN:GB00B17WCR61
Market Segment:SSMMShare Type:DE
WWW Address: 5P
Industry Sector:MEDIA
 Price Price Change [%] Bid Offer Open High Low Volume
 35.35 0.35 [1.00] 35.10 35.60 36.10 36.10 34.80 69,512
 Market Cap. [m] Shares In Issue [m] Beta EPS DPS PE Ratio Yield 52-Wks-Range
 87.37 247.16 -0.12 -15.50 3.10 - 8.77 46.10 - 33.50

Connect Key Figures

(at previous day's close)
Market Cap.87.37m
Shares In Issue247.16m
Prev. Close35.00
PE Ratio- 
Dividend Yield8.77%
EPS - basic-15.50p
Dividend PS3.10p
Dividend Cover- 
Cash Flow PS15.17p
Return On Equity (ROE)-%
Operating Margin-2.31%
PEG Factor- 
EPS Growth Rate-240.91%
Dividends PS Growth Rate-68.37%
Net Debt236.40m
Gross Gearing122.01%
Quick Assets100.50m
Net Working Capital-77.80m
Intangibles / Fixed Assets53.64%
Turnover PS620.77p
Pre-Tax Profit PS-14.36p
Retained Profit PS-28.77p
Cash PS7.28p
Net Cash PS-70.24p
Net Tangible Asset Value PS *-39.12p
Net Asset Value PS-18.57p
Spread0.50 (1.40%) 

Connect Balance Sheet


Share Price Performance

Sample Period HighLow
1 week37.0034.60
4 weeks39.0034.60
12 weeks39.7034.20
1 year46.1033.50

Share Price Chart (5 years)

Connect Historic Returns

Period OpenChange%Open Avg.Avg. Daily Vol [m]Total Vol [m]VWAP
1 week35.70-0.35-0.9834.600.0535.12
4 weeks38.30-2.95-7.7034.600.2338.16
12 weeks38.80-3.45-8.8934.200.1638.01
26 weeks39.40-4.05-10.2834.200.2138.00
1 year34.600.752.1733.500.2838.41
3 years143.00-107.65-75.2817.000.3972.04
5 years165.00-129.65-78.5817.000.3090.94

Connect Key Management Ratios

Connect Investment Ratios

(Market value analysis) at previous day's close
PQ Ratio6.43 
PE Ratio- 
Tobin's Q Ratio 0.32 
Tobin's Q Ratio (excl. intangibles)0.45 
Dividend Yield8.77%
Market-to-Book Ratio-1.90 
Price-to-Pre-Tax Profit PS-2.46 
Price-to-Retained Profit PS-1.23 
Price-to-Cash Flow PS2.33 
Price-to-Sales PS0.06 
Price-to-Net Tangible Asset Value PS-0.90 
Price-to-Cash PS4.85 
Net Working Capital PS-31.48 
Price Pct to Working Capital PS-1.12%
Earnings Yield-%
Average PE11.47 
Years in average4 
PE to PE average-%

Connect Financial Ratios

(Leverage Ratios)
Debt Ratio371.60%
Debt-to-Equity Ratio-1.37 
Debt-to-Equity Ratio (excl. Intgbl)-0.65 
Debt-to-Equity Market Value0.72 
Net Gearing113.38%
Net Gearing (excl. Intangibles)149.90%
Gross Gearing122.01%
Gross Gearing (excl. Intangibles)161.32%
Gearing Under 1 Year91.89%
Gearing Under 1 Year (excl. Intgbl)121.50%
(Liquidity Ratios)
Net Working Capital to Total Assets-37.31%
Current Ratio0.59 
Quick Ratio (Acid Test)0.52 
Liquidity Ratio0.09 
Cash & Equiv/Current Assets15.82%
(Solvency Ratios)
Enterprise Value132.17m
CFO/Attributable Profit- 
Total Debt/Equity Market Value2.91 
Total Debt/Sales0.17 
Total Debt/Pre-Tax Profit-7.17 
Total Debt254.40m
Total Debt/Net Current Assets-3.27%
(Dodds - Graham Ratios)
3 yr Compound Earnings Growth-%
5 yr Compound Earnings Growth-%
10 yr Compound Earnings Growth-%
Earn drops > 5% in 10yrs7 
Beta (60-Mnth)Beta (36-Mnth)

Connect Operating Ratios

(Profitability Ratios)
Return On Capital Employed (ROCE)-210.06%
Return On Assets (ROA)-17.14%
Net Profit Margin-3.06%
Assets Turnover5.60 
Return On Equity (ROE)-%
Return On Investment (ROI)-72.53%
Dividend Payout Ratio-%
Plowback Ratio100.00%
Growth from Plowback Ratio-%
Net Income Of Revenues-4.63%
(Asset Utilisation Multiples)
Shareholders Equity Turnover-147.53 
Fixed Assets Turnover12.42 
Current Assets Turnover10.18 
Net Working Capital Turnover 
Inventory Turnover113.23 
(Other Operating Ratios)
Total Assets-to-Sales0.18 
Debt Collection Period22.09Days

Connect Dividends

Announcement DateTypeCurr.Dividend AmountPeriod StartPeriod EndEx DateRecord DatePayment DateTotal Dividend Amount
01 May 2018InterimGBX3.1031/08/201731/08/201807/06/201808/06/201806/07/20183.10
26 Oct 2017FinalGBX6.7031/08/201631/08/201711/01/201812/01/201809/01/20189.80
25 Apr 2017InterimGBX3.1031/08/201631/08/201708/06/201709/06/201707/07/2017-
18 Oct 2016FinalGBX6.5031/08/201531/08/201612/01/201713/01/201710/02/20179.50
19 Apr 2016InterimGBX3.0031/08/201531/08/201609/06/201610/06/201608/07/2016-
14 Oct 2015FinalGBX6.3031/08/201431/08/201514/01/201615/01/201612/02/20169.20
22 Apr 2015InterimGBX2.9031/08/201431/08/201511/06/201512/06/201510/07/2015-
15 Oct 2014FinalGBX6.6031/08/201331/08/201408/01/201509/01/201506/02/20159.70
23 Apr 2014InterimGBX3.1031/08/201331/08/201411/06/201413/06/201411/07/2014-
16 Oct 2013FinalGBX6.3031/08/201231/08/201308/01/201410/01/201407/02/20149.30
17 Apr 2013InterimGBX3.0031/08/201231/08/201312/06/201314/06/201312/07/2013-
16 Oct 2012FinalGBX5.8031/08/201131/08/201209/01/201311/01/201308/02/20138.60
24 Apr 2012InterimGBX2.8031/08/201131/08/201209/05/201211/05/201208/06/2012-
20 Oct 2011FinalGBX5.4031/08/201031/08/201104/01/201206/01/201203/02/20128.00
13 Apr 2011InterimGBX2.6031/08/201031/08/201111/05/201113/05/201110/06/2011-
21 Oct 2010FinalGBX5.0031/08/200931/08/201005/01/201107/01/201104/02/20117.40
22 Apr 2010InterimGBX2.4031/08/200931/08/201012/05/201014/05/201011/06/2010-
22 Apr 2010InterimGBX2.4031/08/200931/08/201012/05/201014/05/201011/06/2010-
22 Oct 2009FinalGBX4.6031/08/200831/08/200906/01/201008/01/201005/02/20106.80
22 Oct 2009FinalGBX4.6031/08/200831/08/200906/01/201008/01/201005/02/20106.80
23 Apr 2009InterimGBX2.2028/08/200828/02/200913/05/200915/05/200912/06/2009-
23 Apr 2009InterimGBX2.2028/08/200828/02/200913/05/200915/05/200912/06/2009-
16 Oct 2008FinalGBX4.5031/08/200731/08/200828/12/200830/12/200822/01/20096.50
16 Oct 2008FinalGBX4.5031/08/200731/08/200828/12/200830/12/200822/01/20096.50
24 Apr 2008InterimGBX2.2029/08/200729/02/200821/05/200823/05/200812/06/2008-
24 Apr 2008InterimGBX2.2029/08/200729/02/200821/05/200823/05/200812/06/2008-
18 Oct 2007FinalGBX4.3031/08/200631/08/200716/01/200818/01/200808/02/20086.40
18 Oct 2007FinalGBX4.3031/08/200631/08/200716/01/200818/01/200808/02/20086.40
26 Apr 2007InterimGBX2.1028/08/200628/02/200716/05/200718/05/200715/06/2007-
26 Apr 2007InterimGBX2.1028/08/200628/02/200716/05/200718/05/200715/06/2007-
12 Oct 2006FinalGBX4.0031/08/200531/08/200610/01/200712/01/200709/02/20074.00
12 Oct 2006FinalGBX4.0031/08/200531/08/200610/01/200712/01/200709/02/20074.00

Connect Fundamentals

 31 Aug 2015 (GBP)31 Aug 2016 (GBP)31 Aug 2017 (GBP)31 Aug 2018 (GBP)
pre tax profit29.001.55%41.902.20%34.202.15%-35.50-2.31%m
attributable profit-24.00-1.28%33.401.75%36.602.30%-47.00-3.06%m
retained profit-45.40-2.42%10.700.56%13.000.82%-71.10-4.63%m
eps - basic (p)9.30 13.70 11.00 -15.50 
eps - diluted (p)9.00 13.50 10.90 -15.50 
dividends per share9.20 9.50 9.80 3.10 

Connect Balance Sheet

 31 Aug 2015 (GBP)31 Aug 2016 (GBP)31 Aug 2017 (GBP)31 Aug 2018 (GBP)
 31 Aug 2015 (GBP)31 Aug 2016 (GBP)31 Aug 2017 (GBP)31 Aug 2018 (GBP)
fixed assets fixed assets44.6010.32%50.3012.04%41.3012.15%38.8018.61%m
intangibles intangibles174.8040.46%164.8039.44%106.5031.33%50.8024.36%m
fixed investments fixed investments4.901.13%4.501.08%4.601.35%5.102.45%m
current assets - other current assets - other--%--%64.5018.98%0.500.24%m
stocks stocks42.009.72%42.3010.12%13.804.06%13.306.38%m
debtors debtors154.8035.83%146.9035.15%103.7030.51%82.0039.33%m
cash & securities cash & securities10.902.52%9.102.18%5.501.62%18.008.63%m
creditors - short creditors - short282.0065.28%282.3067.55%227.2066.84%191.6091.89%m
creditors - long creditors - long140.8032.59%122.6029.34%87.6025.77%62.8030.12%m
creditors - other creditors - other--%--%--%--%m
subordinated loans subordinated loans--%--%--%--%m
insurance funds insurance funds--%--%--%--%m
ord cap, reserves ord cap, reserves9.202.13%13.003.11%25.107.38%-45.90-22.01%m
prefs, minorities prefs, minorities--%--%--%--%m
NAV Basic- - - - 
NAV Diluted- - - - 

Connect Cash Flow Statement

31 Aug 2015 (GBP)31 Aug 2016 (GBP)31 Aug 2017 (GBP)31 Aug 2018 (GBP)
Operating CF46.5058.2051.2037.50m
Pre-Financing CF-68.2045.0090.7042.10m
Retained CF-9.40-2.30-3.102.50m

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