WH Smith (SMWH)

Sector:

Retailers

Index:

FTSE 250

1,156.00p
   
  • Change Today:
    -23.00p
  • 52 Week High: 1,634.00
  • 52 Week Low: 1,083.00
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 130.91m
  • Volume: 231,350
  • Market Cap: £1,513.35m
  • RiskGrade: 324

Growth Ratings

EPS Growth shows the relative growth of a company's earnings over the last year.

The rise in total monies receivable for goods / services sold before expenses.

1yr EPS Growth
73.40% above the market average73.40% above the market average73.40% above the market average73.40% above the market average73.40% above the market average
93.10% above the sector average93.10% above the sector average93.10% above the sector average93.10% above the sector average93.10% above the sector average
1yr Revenue Growth
55.34% above the market average55.34% above the market average55.34% above the market average55.34% above the market average55.34% above the market average
90.00% above the sector average90.00% above the sector average90.00% above the sector average90.00% above the sector average90.00% above the sector average

Income Ratings

The percentage of the share price that a company pays out as dividends over a year.

The percentage change from the previous year in the dividend paid on each share.

Dividend Yield
33.06% below the market average33.06% below the market average33.06% below the market average33.06% below the market average33.06% below the market average
10% below the sector average10% below the sector average10% below the sector average10% below the sector average10% below the sector average
1yr DPS Growth
96.80% above the market average96.80% above the market average96.80% above the market average96.80% above the market average96.80% above the market average
100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average

Valuation Ratings

The share price as a ratio of revenue per share.

The share price as a ratio of net asset value.

Price Sales Ratio
44.62% below the market average44.62% below the market average44.62% below the market average44.62% below the market average44.62% below the market average
48.72% above the sector average48.72% above the sector average48.72% above the sector average48.72% above the sector average48.72% above the sector average
Price Book Ratio
77.97% below the market average77.97% below the market average77.97% below the market average77.97% below the market average77.97% below the market average
51.35% below the sector average51.35% below the sector average51.35% below the sector average51.35% below the sector average51.35% below the sector average

Performance Ratings

In percentage total change in share price over 30 days.

In percentage total change in share price over 3 months.

Price Chg 30d
58.97% above the market average58.97% above the market average58.97% above the market average58.97% above the market average58.97% above the market average
50.00% above the sector average50.00% above the sector average50.00% above the sector average50.00% above the sector average50.00% above the sector average
Price Chg 3m
55.6% below the market average55.6% below the market average55.6% below the market average55.6% below the market average55.6% below the market average
50% below the sector average50% below the sector average50% below the sector average50% below the sector average50% below the sector average

Technical Ratings

The Relative Strength Index measures a share price relative to itself and its recent history.

Momentum is an oscillator that measures the rate of price change.

RSI
47.40% above the market average47.40% above the market average47.40% above the market average47.40% above the market average47.40% above the market average
35.00% above the sector average35.00% above the sector average35.00% above the sector average35.00% above the sector average35.00% above the sector average
Momentum 20
92.01% above the market average92.01% above the market average92.01% above the market average92.01% above the market average92.01% above the market average
85.00% above the sector average85.00% above the sector average85.00% above the sector average85.00% above the sector average85.00% above the sector average

Management Ratings

Operating Margin is profit as a percentage of sales.

Return on capital employed measures the return from invested and borrowed capital.

Operating Margin
4.55% above the market average4.55% above the market average4.55% above the market average4.55% above the market average4.55% above the market average
38.46% above the sector average38.46% above the sector average38.46% above the sector average38.46% above the sector average38.46% above the sector average
ROCE
32.58% above the market average32.58% above the market average32.58% above the market average32.58% above the market average32.58% above the market average
3.45% above the sector average3.45% above the sector average3.45% above the sector average3.45% above the sector average3.45% above the sector average

Profitability Ratings

Earnings per share, the company's profitability expressed on a per share basis.

Analysts' estimates of future EPS for the next 2 years.

EPS
83.77% above the market average83.77% above the market average83.77% above the market average83.77% above the market average83.77% above the market average
84.21% above the sector average84.21% above the sector average84.21% above the sector average84.21% above the sector average84.21% above the sector average
Forecast EPS
65.35% above the market average65.35% above the market average65.35% above the market average65.35% above the market average65.35% above the market average
71.43% above the sector average71.43% above the sector average71.43% above the sector average71.43% above the sector average71.43% above the sector average

Profit/Loss Ratings

Monies produced from sales of goods and services after trade discounts, VAT, etc.

Operating Profit is the profit after deducting operating costs from gross profits.

Turnover
77.71% above the market average77.71% above the market average77.71% above the market average77.71% above the market average77.71% above the market average
53.85% above the sector average53.85% above the sector average53.85% above the sector average53.85% above the sector average53.85% above the sector average
Operating Profit Loss
79.16% above the market average79.16% above the market average79.16% above the market average79.16% above the market average79.16% above the market average
58.97% above the sector average58.97% above the sector average58.97% above the sector average58.97% above the sector average58.97% above the sector average

Balance Sheet Ratings

The difference between current assets and current liabilities.

A current asset representing the company's financial liquidity.

Assets
67.30% above the market average67.30% above the market average67.30% above the market average67.30% above the market average67.30% above the market average
33.33% above the sector average33.33% above the sector average33.33% above the sector average33.33% above the sector average33.33% above the sector average
Cash
56.52% above the market average56.52% above the market average56.52% above the market average56.52% above the market average56.52% above the market average
31.58% above the sector average31.58% above the sector average31.58% above the sector average31.58% above the sector average31.58% above the sector average

Director Deal Ratings

The cumulative amount of stocks sold by company directors over 1 year

The cumulative amount of stocks bought by company directors over 1 year

Sells 1y
16.34% below the market average16.34% below the market average16.34% below the market average16.34% below the market average16.34% below the market average
6.67% below the sector average6.67% below the sector average6.67% below the sector average6.67% below the sector average6.67% below the sector average
Buys 1y
50.76% below the market average50.76% below the market average50.76% below the market average50.76% below the market average50.76% below the market average
76.92% below the sector average76.92% below the sector average76.92% below the sector average76.92% below the sector average76.92% below the sector average

Broker Ratings

The percentage of stockbrokers that rate the company as a Buy

The percentage of stockbrokers that rate the company as a Hold

Brokers Percent Buy
20.77% below the market average20.77% below the market average20.77% below the market average20.77% below the market average20.77% below the market average
28.00% above the sector average28.00% above the sector average28.00% above the sector average28.00% above the sector average28.00% above the sector average
Brokers Percent Neutral
14.13% below the market average14.13% below the market average14.13% below the market average14.13% below the market average14.13% below the market average
30% below the sector average30% below the sector average30% below the sector average30% below the sector average30% below the sector average

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.

 

WH Smith Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 1,156.00p
Change Today -23.00p
% Change -1.95 %
52 Week High 1,634.00
52 Week Low 1,083.00
Volume 231,350
Shares Issued 130.91m
Market Cap £1,513.35m
RiskGrade 324

WH Smith Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
72.76% below the market average72.76% below the market average72.76% below the market average72.76% below the market average72.76% below the market average
64.1% below the sector average64.1% below the sector average64.1% below the sector average64.1% below the sector average64.1% below the sector average
Price Trend
51.34% below the market average51.34% below the market average51.34% below the market average51.34% below the market average51.34% below the market average
45% below the sector average45% below the sector average45% below the sector average45% below the sector average45% below the sector average
Income
2.02% below the market average2.02% below the market average2.02% below the market average2.02% below the market average2.02% below the market average
10% below the sector average10% below the sector average10% below the sector average10% below the sector average10% below the sector average
Growth
77.43% above the market average77.43% above the market average77.43% above the market average77.43% above the market average77.43% above the market average
100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 2
Buy 7
Neutral 4
Sell 0
Strong Sell 0
Total 13
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
  Interim Final
Ex-Div 11-Jul-24 11-Jan-24
Paid 01-Aug-24 01-Feb-24
Amount 11.00p 20.80p

Trades for 14-Jun-2024

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