Vp Plc

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Company name:Vp Plc
EPIC:VP.Trading Currency:GBX
Market Sector:SSC6ISIN:GB0009286963
Market Segment:SSMMShare Type:DE
WWW Address:Description:ORD 5P
Industry Sector:SUPPORT SERVICES
 Price Price Change [%] Bid Offer Open High Low Volume
 878.00 images.advfn.com/imagesnew/2/gb/up 28.0 [3.29] 840.00 866.00 850.00 870.00 842.00 6,183
 Market Cap. [m] Shares In Issue [m] Beta EPS DPS PE Ratio Yield 52-Wks-Range
 352.55 40.15 0.30 46.92 8.45 18.71 0.96 910.00 - 604.00

Vp Key Figures

(at previous day's close)
Market Cap.352.55m
Shares In Issue40.15m
Prev. Close850.00
PE Ratio18.71 
Dividend Yield0.96%
EPS - basic46.92p
Dividend PS8.45p
Dividend Cover5.55 
Cash Flow PS211.40p
Return On Equity (ROE)10.94%
Operating Margin7.82%
PEG Factor-0.67 
EPS Growth Rate-28.04%
Dividends PS Growth Rate-72.02%
Net Debt318.03m
Gross Gearing66.55%
Quick Assets105.36m
Net Working Capital15.39m
Intangibles / Fixed Assets36.29%
Turnover PS903.83p
Pre-Tax Profit PS70.64p
Retained Profit PS16.27p
Cash PS50.04p
Net Cash PS-196.60p
Net Tangible Asset Value PS *67.39p
Net Asset Value PS423.17p
Spread26.00 (3.00%) 

Vp Balance Sheet

L^VP.:Liabilities+EQL^VP.:Assets

Share Price Performance

Sample Period HighLow
1 week906.00834.00
4 weeks910.00800.00
12 weeks910.00770.00
1 year910.00604.00

Share Price Chart (5 years)

Vp Historic Returns

Period OpenChange%Open Avg.Avg. Daily Vol [m]Total Vol [m]VWAP
1 week900.00-22.00-2.44834.000.00875.12
4 weeks840.0038.004.52800.000.03829.62
12 weeks792.0086.0010.86770.000.02836.85
26 weeks630.00248.0039.37604.000.01771.74
1 year656.00222.0033.84604.000.02715.04
3 years910.00-32.00-3.52499.000.02862.97
5 years710.00168.0023.66499.000.02847.23

Vp Key Management Ratios

Vp Investment Ratios

(Market value analysis) at previous day's close
PQ Ratio5.53 
PE Ratio18.71 
Tobin's Q Ratio 0.73 
Tobin's Q Ratio (excl. intangibles)0.96 
Dividend Yield0.96%
Market-to-Book Ratio2.08 
Price-to-Pre-Tax Profit PS12.43 
Price-to-Retained Profit PS53.97 
Price-to-Cash Flow PS4.15 
Price-to-Sales PS0.97 
Price-to-Net Tangible Asset Value PS13.02 
Price-to-Cash PS17.55 
Net Working Capital PS38.34 
Price Pct to Working Capital PS22.90%
Earnings Yield5.34%
Average PE13.64 
Years in average5 
PE to PE average137.16%

Vp Financial Ratios

(Leverage Ratios)
Debt Ratio58.46%
Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.41 
Debt-to-Equity Ratio (excl. Intgbl)8.83 
Debt-to-Equity Market Value0.68 
Net Gearing62.60%
Net Gearing (excl. Intangibles)87.08%
Gross Gearing66.55%
Gross Gearing (excl. Intangibles)92.58%
Gearing Under 1 Year19.49%
Gearing Under 1 Year (excl. Intgbl)27.12%
Assets/Equity2.99 
Cash/Equity11.83 
(Liquidity Ratios)
Net Working Capital to Total Assets3.03%
Current Ratio1.16 
Quick Ratio (Acid Test)1.06 
Liquidity Ratio0.20 
Cash & Equiv/Current Assets17.56%
(Solvency Ratios)
Enterprise Value571.57m
CFO/Sales0.23 
CFO/Attributable Profit4.57 
CFO/Assets0.17 
CFO/Debt0.25 
Total Debt/Equity Market Value0.96 
Total Debt/Sales0.93 
Total Debt/Pre-Tax Profit11.92 
Total Debt338.12m
Total Debt/Net Current Assets21.96%
(Dodds - Graham Ratios)
3 yr Compound Earnings Growth-%
5 yr Compound Earnings Growth-%
10 yr Compound Earnings Growth7.20%
Earn drops > 5% in 10yrs4 
Beta (60-Mnth)Beta (36-Mnth)
0.29540.3296

Vp Operating Ratios

(Profitability Ratios)
Return On Capital Employed (ROCE)6.94%
Return On Assets (ROA)3.85%
Net Profit Margin5.12%
Assets Turnover0.75 
Return On Equity (ROE)10.94%
Return On Investment (ROI)4.85%
Dividend Payout Ratio18.01%
Plowback Ratio81.99%
Growth from Plowback Ratio9.00%
Net Income Of Revenues1.80%
(Asset Utilisation Multiples)
Shareholders Equity Turnover2.14 
Fixed Assets Turnover0.99 
Current Assets Turnover3.13 
Net Working Capital Turnover 
Inventory Turnover43.00 
(Other Operating Ratios)
Total Assets-to-Sales1.33 
Debtors-to-Sales22.83%
Debt Collection Period83.32Days

Vp Dividends

Announcement DateTypeCurr.Dividend AmountPeriod StartPeriod EndEx DateRecord DatePayment DateTotal Dividend Amount
07 Dec 2020SpecialGBX22.0031/03/201931/03/202017/12/202018/12/202017/01/2021-
04 Dec 2019InterimGBX8.4531/03/201931/03/202012/12/201913/12/201917/01/20208.45
04 Jun 2019FinalGBX22.0031/03/201831/03/201927/06/201928/06/201908/08/201930.20
27 Nov 2018InterimGBX8.2030/03/201830/09/201806/12/201807/12/201811/01/2019-
05 Jun 2018FinalGBX19.2031/03/201731/03/201828/06/201829/06/201809/08/201826.00
21 Nov 2017InterimGBX6.8030/03/201730/09/201730/11/201701/12/201705/01/2018-
06 Jun 2017FinalGBX16.0031/03/201631/03/201713/07/201714/07/201708/08/201722.00
29 Nov 2016InterimGBX6.0030/03/201630/09/201608/12/201609/12/201604/01/2017-
07 Jun 2016FinalGBX13.5031/03/201531/03/201607/07/201608/07/201602/08/201618.85
25 Nov 2015InterimGBX5.3530/03/201530/09/201503/12/201504/12/201508/01/2016-
04 Jun 2015FinalGBX11.5031/03/201431/03/201509/07/201510/07/201507/08/201516.50
27 Nov 2014InterimGBX5.0030/03/201430/09/201402/12/201405/12/201402/01/2015-
05 Jun 2014FinalGBX10.4031/03/201331/03/201409/07/201411/07/201408/08/201412.25
26 Nov 2013InterimGBX3.6030/03/201330/09/201304/12/201306/12/201303/01/2014-
04 Jun 2013FinalGBX9.0031/03/201231/03/201310/07/201312/07/201309/08/201312.25
28 Nov 2012InterimGBX3.2530/03/201230/09/201205/12/201207/12/201203/01/2013-
29 May 2012FinalGBX8.2531/03/201131/03/201211/07/201213/07/201210/08/201211.35
29 Nov 2011InterimGBX3.1030/03/201130/09/201107/12/201109/09/201104/01/2012-
07 Jun 2011FinalGBX7.7031/03/201031/03/201131/08/201102/09/201103/10/201110.80
30 Nov 2010InterimGBX3.1030/03/201030/09/201008/12/201010/12/201005/01/2011-
08 Jun 2010FinalGBX7.7031/03/200931/03/201001/09/201003/09/201001/10/201010.80
27 Nov 2009InterimGBX3.1030/03/200930/09/200909/12/200911/12/200906/01/2010-
29 May 2009FinalGBX7.7031/03/200831/03/200902/09/200904/09/200901/10/200910.80
25 Nov 2008InterimGBX3.1030/03/200830/09/200803/12/200805/12/200805/01/2009-
05 Jun 2008FinalGBX7.7031/03/200731/03/200803/09/200805/09/200801/10/200810.50
27 Nov 2007InterimGBX2.8030/03/200730/09/200705/12/200707/12/200704/01/2008-
04 Jun 2007FinalGBX8.2531/03/200631/03/200705/09/200707/09/200701/10/200710.50
04 Dec 2006InterimGBX2.2530/03/200630/09/200613/12/200615/12/200611/01/2007-
08 Jun 2006FinalGBX4.6531/03/200531/03/200606/09/200608/09/200602/10/20066.60
01 Dec 2005InterimGBX1.9530/03/200530/09/200507/12/200509/12/200506/01/2006-
09 Jun 2005FinalGBX4.0031/03/200431/03/200507/09/200509/09/200503/10/20055.75
02 Dec 2004InterimGBX1.7530/03/200430/09/200408/12/200410/12/200407/01/2005-
15 Jun 2004FinalGBX3.4031/03/200331/03/200408/09/200410/09/200401/10/20045.00
01 Dec 2003InterimGBX1.6030/03/200330/09/200310/12/200312/12/200309/01/2004-
10 Jun 2003FinalGBX3.0031/03/200231/03/200303/09/200305/09/200301/10/20034.50
21 Nov 2002InterimGBX1.5030/03/200230/09/200204/12/200206/12/200206/01/2003-
11 Jun 2002FinalGBX2.8031/03/200131/03/200204/09/200206/09/200201/10/20024.20
27 Nov 2001InterimGBX1.4030/03/200130/09/200105/12/200107/12/200107/01/2002-
12 Jun 2001FinalGBX2.6531/03/200031/03/200105/09/200107/09/200102/10/20014.05
05 Dec 2000InterimGBX1.4030/03/200030/09/200011/12/200015/12/200008/01/2001-
27 Jun 2000FinalGBX2.6531/03/199931/03/200029/08/200004/09/200003/10/20004.05
25 Nov 1999InterimGBX1.4030/03/199930/09/199906/12/199910/12/199910/01/2000-
15 Jul 1999FinalGBX2.6531/03/199831/03/199906/09/199910/09/199904/10/19994.05
23 Nov 1998InterimGBX1.4030/03/199830/09/199814/12/199818/12/199811/01/1999-
10 Jun 1998FinalGBX2.6531/03/199731/03/199801/09/199807/09/199802/10/19984.05

Vp Fundamentals

 31 Mar 2017 (GBP)31 Mar 2018 (GBP)31 Mar 2019 (GBP)31 Mar 2020 (GBP)
turnover248.74100.00%303.64100.00%382.83100.00%362.93100.00%m
pre tax profit30.3412.20%30.8110.15%33.588.77%28.377.82%m
attributable profit23.659.51%24.378.02%25.826.75%18.595.12%m
retained profit16.026.44%15.385.07%14.973.91%6.531.80%m
eps - basic (p)60.31 61.72 65.20 46.92 
eps - diluted (p)58.65 60.95 63.66 46.17 
dividends per share22.00 26.00 30.20 8.45 

Vp Balance Sheet

 31 Mar 2017 (GBP)31 Mar 2018 (GBP)31 Mar 2019 (GBP)31 Mar 2020 (GBP)
L^VP.:Liabilities+EQL^VP.:AssetsL^VP.:Liabilities+EQL^VP.:AssetsL^VP.:Liabilities+EQL^VP.:AssetsL^VP.:Liabilities+EQL^VP.:Assets
 31 Mar 2017 (GBP)31 Mar 2018 (GBP)31 Mar 2019 (GBP)31 Mar 2020 (GBP)
ASSETS
fixed assets fixed assets195.5762.09%241.9455.82%248.6554.25%247.7648.77%m
intangibles intangibles47.5115.08%91.4821.11%89.6719.56%142.8328.11%m
fixed investments fixed investments1.930.61%2.230.51%2.730.60%3.020.59%m
current assets - other current assets - other--%--%--%--%m
stocks stocks5.171.64%8.662.00%7.811.70%9.071.79%m
debtors debtors49.7215.79%70.9216.36%80.4317.55%85.2716.78%m
cash & securities cash & securities15.074.78%18.194.20%29.046.34%20.093.96%m
TOTAL314.97100%433.42100%458.34100%508.04100%m
LIABILITIES
creditors - short creditors - short62.6119.88%82.4819.03%101.5622.16%99.0419.49%m
creditors - long creditors - long115.0536.53%196.4945.33%187.8940.99%239.0847.06%m
creditors - other creditors - other--%--%--%--%m
subordinated loans subordinated loans--%--%--%--%m
insurance funds insurance funds--%--%--%--%m
TOTAL177.6556.40%278.9764.37%289.4563.15%338.1266.55%m
EQUITY
ord cap, reserves ord cap, reserves137.2943.59%154.4235.63%168.8636.84%169.8933.44%m
prefs, minorities prefs, minorities0.030.01%0.030.01%0.030.01%0.030.01%m
TOTAL137.3243.60%154.4535.63%168.8936.85%169.9233.45%m
OTHER
NAV Basic- - - - 
NAV Diluted- - - - 

Vp Cash Flow Statement

31 Mar 2017 (GBP)31 Mar 2018 (GBP)31 Mar 2019 (GBP)31 Mar 2020 (GBP)
Operating CF62.4463.3079.9184.89m
Pre-Financing CF4.49-39.4225.2948.26m
Retained CF6.84-0.182.702.27m

Vp Brokers

NameActivityTypeMnemonicCode
Altium Capital LimitedMarket Maker(MME)Broker/DealerALTIAPCFGB21
Evolution Securities LimitedMarket Maker(MME)Broker/DealerEVOEVBGGB21MMT
Panmure Gordon (UK) LimitedMarket Maker(MME)Broker/DealerPMURPMURGB2L
Merrill Lynch InternationalMarket Maker(MME)Broker/DealerMLSBSNCSGB2LBIC
Winterflood Securities LtdMarket Maker(MME)Broker/DealerWINSWNTSGB2LBIC
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