London Security (LSC)

Company name:London Security Plc
EPIC:LSCTrading Currency:GBX
Market Sector:AIMPISIN:GB0005314363
Market Segment:ASX1Share Type:DE
WWW Address: 1P
 Price Price Change [%] Bid Offer Open High Low Volume
 2,180.00 0.0 [0.00] 2,060.00 2,300.00 2,180.00 2,180.00 2,180.00 -
 Market Cap. [m] Shares In Issue [m] Beta EPS DPS PE Ratio Yield 52-Wks-Range
 267.30 12.26 -0.01 131.10 80.00 16.63 3.67 2,450.00 - 1,920.00

London Security Key Figures

(at previous day's close)
Market Cap.267.30m
Shares In Issue12.26m
Prev. Close2,180.00
PE Ratio16.63 
Dividend Yield3.67%
EPS - basic131.10p
Dividend PS80.00p
Dividend Cover1.64 
Cash Flow PS170.00p
Return On Equity (ROE)14.63%
Operating Margin16.80%
PEG Factor1.35 
EPS Growth Rate12.34%
Dividends PS Growth Rate-%
Net Debt12.83m
Gross Gearing26.11%
Quick Assets55.65m
Net Working Capital42.37m
Intangibles / Fixed Assets79.42%
Turnover PS1,123.12p
Pre-Tax Profit PS188.68p
Retained Profit PS51.12p
Cash PS212.94p
Net Cash PS-3.78p
Net Tangible Asset Value PS *376.90p
Net Asset Value PS898.84p
Spread240.00 (10.43%) 

London Security Balance Sheet


Share Price Performance

Sample Period HighLow
1 week2,180.00-
4 weeks2,180.002,160.00
12 weeks2,350.001,950.00
1 year2,450.001,920.00

Share Price Chart (5 years)

London Security Historic Returns

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London Security Key Management Ratios

London Security Investment Ratios

(Market value analysis) at previous day's close
PQ Ratio12.93 
PE Ratio16.63 
Tobin's Q Ratio 1.84 
Tobin's Q Ratio (excl. intangibles)3.25 
Dividend Yield3.67%
Market-to-Book Ratio2.43 
Price-to-Pre-Tax Profit PS11.55 
Price-to-Retained Profit PS42.65 
Price-to-Cash Flow PS12.82 
Price-to-Sales PS1.94 
Price-to-Net Tangible Asset Value PS5.75 
Price-to-Cash PS10.24 
Net Working Capital PS345.57 
Price Pct to Working Capital PS6.31%
Earnings Yield6.01%
Average PE18.83 
Years in average5 
PE to PE average88.31%

London Security Financial Ratios

(Leverage Ratios)
Debt Ratio10.09%
Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.11 
Debt-to-Equity Ratio (excl. Intgbl)0.27 
Debt-to-Equity Market Value0.05 
Net Gearing8.60%
Net Gearing (excl. Intangibles)15.01%
Gross Gearing26.11%
Gross Gearing (excl. Intangibles)45.57%
Gearing Under 1 Year17.82%
Gearing Under 1 Year (excl. Intgbl)31.10%
(Liquidity Ratios)
Net Working Capital to Total Assets28.41%
Current Ratio2.59 
Quick Ratio (Acid Test)2.09 
Liquidity Ratio0.98 
Cash & Equiv/Current Assets37.87%
(Solvency Ratios)
Enterprise Value253.86m
CFO/Attributable Profit1.30 
Total Debt/Equity Market Value0.15 
Total Debt/Sales0.28 
Total Debt/Pre-Tax Profit1.68 
Total Debt38.94m
Total Debt/Net Current Assets0.92%
(Dodds - Graham Ratios)
3 yr Compound Earnings Growth5.26%
5 yr Compound Earnings Growth4.86%
10 yr Compound Earnings Growth1.04%
Earn drops > 5% in 10yrs7 
Beta (60-Mnth)Beta (36-Mnth)

London Security Operating Ratios

(Profitability Ratios)
Return On Capital Employed (ROCE)18.87%
Return On Assets (ROA)11.09%
Net Profit Margin11.67%
Assets Turnover0.95 
Return On Equity (ROE)14.63%
Return On Investment (ROI)13.93%
Dividend Payout Ratio61.02%
Plowback Ratio38.98%
Growth from Plowback Ratio5.88%
Net Income Of Revenues4.55%
(Asset Utilisation Multiples)
Shareholders Equity Turnover1.29 
Fixed Assets Turnover1.74 
Current Assets Turnover2.09 
Net Working Capital Turnover 
Inventory Turnover11.00 
(Other Operating Ratios)
Total Assets-to-Sales1.05 
Debt Collection Period74.47Days

London Security Dividends

Announcement DateTypeCurr.Dividend AmountPeriod StartPeriod EndEx DateRecord DatePayment DateTotal Dividend Amount
09 May 2019FinalGBX40.0031/12/201731/12/201806/06/201907/06/201905/07/201980.00
23 Oct 2018InterimGBX40.0031/12/201731/12/201801/11/201802/11/201830/11/2018-
04 May 2018FinalGBX40.0031/12/201631/12/201707/06/201808/06/201805/07/201880.00
08 Nov 2017InterimGBX40.0031/12/201631/12/201716/11/201717/11/201707/12/2017-
27 Apr 2017FinalGBX40.0031/12/201531/12/201608/06/201709/06/201705/07/201780.00
03 Nov 2016InterimGBX40.0031/12/201531/12/201610/11/201611/11/201608/12/2016-
29 Apr 2016FinalGBX40.0031/12/201431/12/201509/06/201610/06/201608/07/201677.00
28 Sep 2015InterimGBX37.0031/12/201431/12/201508/10/201509/10/201530/10/2015-
06 May 2015FinalGBX31.0031/12/201331/12/201411/06/201512/06/201508/07/2015-
20 Nov 2014InterimGBX31.0031/12/201331/12/201427/11/201428/11/201419/12/2014-
08 May 2014FinalGBX31.0031/12/201231/12/201311/06/201413/06/201408/07/201469.00
07 Nov 2013InterimGBX38.0031/12/201231/12/201313/11/201315/11/201312/12/2013-
03 May 2013FinalGBX38.0031/12/201131/12/201205/06/201307/06/201308/07/201392.00
08 Nov 2012InterimGBX29.0031/12/201131/12/201214/11/201216/11/201207/12/2012-
21 May 2012InterimGBX25.0031/12/201131/12/201230/05/201201/06/201222/06/2012-
25 May 2011InterimGBX24.0031/12/201031/12/201101/06/201103/06/201124/06/201124.00
10 Nov 2010InterimGBX17.0031/12/200931/12/201017/11/201019/11/201010/12/201017.00
27 Apr 2007FinalGBX-31/12/200531/12/2006----
03 May 2006FinalGBX12.0031/12/200431/12/200524/05/200626/05/200621/06/200612.00
05 May 2005FinalGBX-31/12/200331/12/2004---3.00
08 Jul 2004SpecialGBX42.0031/12/200331/12/200414/07/200416/07/200423/07/2004-
30 Sep 2004InterimGBX3.0030/12/200330/06/200413/10/200415/10/200412/11/2004-
30 Apr 2004FinalGBX10.0031/12/200231/12/200326/05/200428/05/200425/06/200413.00
30 Sep 2003InterimGBX3.0030/12/200230/06/200308/10/200310/10/200312/12/2003-
29 Apr 2003FinalGBX5.0031/12/200131/12/200221/05/200323/05/200320/06/20037.00
30 Sep 2002InterimGBX2.0030/12/200130/06/200209/10/200211/10/200212/11/2002-
24 Apr 2002FinalGBX4.0031/12/200031/12/200115/05/200217/05/200214/06/20025.50
28 Sep 2001InterimGBX1.5030/12/200030/06/200110/10/200112/10/200112/11/2001-
03 May 2001FinalGBX3.0031/12/199931/12/200006/06/200108/06/200111/07/20013.00
28 Apr 2000FinalGBX2.0031/12/199831/12/199912/06/200016/06/200011/07/20002.00
09 Apr 1999FinalGBX2.0031/12/199731/12/199826/04/199930/04/199927/05/19992.00

London Security Fundamentals

 31 Dec 2015 (GBP)31 Dec 2016 (GBP)31 Dec 2017 (GBP)31 Dec 2018 (GBP)
pre tax profit18.2118.00%20.6117.94%21.5817.15%23.1416.80%m
attributable profit12.2712.13%13.7812.00%14.3111.37%16.0811.67%m
retained profit3.933.89%4.063.53%4.503.58%6.274.55%m
eps - basic (p)100.10 112.40 116.70 131.10 
eps - diluted (p)100.10 112.40 116.70 131.10 
dividends per share77.00 80.00 80.00 80.00 

London Security Balance Sheet

 31 Dec 2015 (GBP)31 Dec 2016 (GBP)31 Dec 2017 (GBP)31 Dec 2018 (GBP)
 31 Dec 2015 (GBP)31 Dec 2016 (GBP)31 Dec 2017 (GBP)31 Dec 2018 (GBP)
fixed assets fixed assets9.797.92%10.948.10%11.598.23%12.088.10%m
intangibles intangibles60.5949.03%62.7546.48%61.7243.85%63.7042.71%m
fixed investments fixed investments3.202.59%3.572.65%4.403.12%4.432.97%m
current assets - other current assets - other--%--%--%--%m
stocks stocks9.697.84%11.108.22%11.758.35%13.298.91%m
debtors debtors20.5916.66%24.0617.82%26.6518.93%29.5419.81%m
cash & securities cash & securities19.7415.97%22.6016.74%24.6517.51%26.1117.51%m
creditors - short creditors - short19.7215.95%22.4316.61%32.4523.06%26.5717.82%m
creditors - long creditors - long15.8612.83%16.0311.87%4.743.37%12.368.29%m
creditors - other creditors - other--%--%--%--%m
subordinated loans subordinated loans--%--%--%--%m
insurance funds insurance funds--%--%--%--%m
ord cap, reserves ord cap, reserves88.0271.22%96.5571.51%103.3873.44%109.9173.69%m
prefs, minorities prefs, minorities--%--%0.190.13%0.300.20%m
NAV Basic- - - - 
NAV Diluted- - - - 

London Security Cash Flow Statement

31 Dec 2015 (GBP)31 Dec 2016 (GBP)31 Dec 2017 (GBP)31 Dec 2018 (GBP)
Operating CF13.9018.4417.5720.85m
Pre-Financing CF9.5312.1512.7412.68m
Retained CF-1.242.872.051.46m

London Security Brokers

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