WH Smith (SMWH)

Sector:

Retailers

Index:

FTSE 250

1,398.00p
   
  • Change Today:
    -8.00p
  • 52 Week High: 1,805.50
  • 52 Week Low: 1,311.00
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 130.91m
  • Volume: 454,070
  • Market Cap: 1,830.13m
  • RiskGrade: 324

Financial Analysis

Select chart: EPS | Dividend | Revenue

Latest Interim/Quarterly

Period Ending Period Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS Dividend
28-Feb-22 Interim 608.00 18.00 13.00p n/a

Key Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Aug-17 1,234.00 140.00 104.50p 17.7 2.2 +8% 48.20p 2.6%
31-Aug-18 1,262.00 134.00 108.20p 19.1 4.8 +4% 54.10p 2.6%
31-Aug-19 1,397.00 135.00 114.70p 17.1 2.8 +6% 58.20p 3.0%
31-Aug-20 1,021.00 (280.00) (43.30)p n/a n/a n/a n/a 0.0%
31-Aug-21 886.00 (116.00) (22.10)p n/a n/a n/a n/a 0.0%

a. Based on UK GAAP presentation of accounts - includes discontinued activities

Forecasts

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Aug-22 1,357.67 69.37 41.41p 33.8 n/a n/a 7.19p 0.5%
31-Aug-23 1,579.69 137.81 79.71p 17.5 0.2 +92% 29.04p 1.9%

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Price / Earnings Data

5 Yr High 5 Yr Low 5 Yr Avg Curr / Avg
Latest 17.69 n/a n/a 0

Note 1: Prices and trades are provided by Digital Look Corporate Solutions and are delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Note 2: RiskGrade figures are provided by RiskMetrics.

Note 3: Above ratios are on a 'per annum' basis, adjusted for corporate actions and based on the fundamentals of the primary listed security.

Note 4: Under IFRS, all figures are based on 'Continuing' operations unless otherwise stated.

Note 5: In the case of dual listed securities, broker recommendations and forecasts relate to the primary listing.

Note 6: Forecast figures based on normalised accounts.

 

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WH Smith Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 1,398.00p
Change Today -8.00p
% Change -0.57 %
52 Week High 1,805.50
52 Week Low 1,311.00
Volume 454,070
Shares Issued 130.91m
Market Cap 1,830.13m
RiskGrade 324

WH Smith Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
92.94% below the market average92.94% below the market average92.94% below the market average92.94% below the market average92.94% below the market average
91.49% below the sector average91.49% below the sector average91.49% below the sector average91.49% below the sector average91.49% below the sector average
Price Trend
35.75% above the market average35.75% above the market average35.75% above the market average35.75% above the market average35.75% above the market average
60.78% above the sector average60.78% above the sector average60.78% above the sector average60.78% above the sector average60.78% above the sector average
Income
76.5% below the market average76.5% below the market average76.5% below the market average76.5% below the market average76.5% below the market average
77.78% below the sector average77.78% below the sector average77.78% below the sector average77.78% below the sector average77.78% below the sector average
Growth
60.78% below the market average60.78% below the market average60.78% below the market average60.78% below the market average60.78% below the market average
76% below the sector average76% below the sector average76% below the sector average76% below the sector average76% below the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 10
Buy 1
Neutral 1
Sell 0
Strong Sell 0
Total 12
strong_buy
Broker recommendations should not be taken as investment advice, and are provided by the authorised brokers listed on this page.

WH Smith Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Final Interim
Ex-Div 09-Jan-20 11-Jul-19
Paid 30-Jan-20 01-Aug-19
Amount 41.00p 17.20p

Trades for 01-Jul-2022

Time Volume / Share Price
16:35 114,338 @ 1,398.00p
16:29 111 @ 1,398.50p
16:29 3 @ 1,398.50p
16:29 26 @ 1,398.00p
16:29 70 @ 1,397.50p

WH Smith Key Personnel

Chair Henry Staunton

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