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DS Smith PLC (SMDS.L)

SMDS.L on London Stock Exchange

346.50GBp
6:13am EDT
Change (% chg)

-6.90 (-1.95%)
Prev Close
353.40
Open
355.10
Day's High
357.30
Day's Low
346.20
Volume
883,491
Avg. Vol
5,575,955
52-wk High
516.20
52-wk Low
285.83

Revenue & Earnings Per Share

Consensus Estimates Analysis

  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year Ago
SALES (in millions)
Year Ending Apr-19 13 6,264.33 6,395.50 5,994.40 --
Year Ending Apr-20 13 6,802.59 7,100.50 6,081.60 6,499.22
Year Ending Apr-21 12 6,914.78 7,284.60 6,112.30 6,690.87
Earnings (per share)
Year Ending Apr-19 12 33.64 35.45 32.43 --
Year Ending Apr-20 12 36.77 38.00 34.21 38.90
Year Ending Apr-21 12 37.62 41.00 32.50 40.11
LT Growth Rate (%) 1 8.80 8.80 8.80 11.40
Sales and Profit Figures in British Pound (GBP);

Valuation Ratios

  Company industry sector
P/E Ratio (TTM) 22.75 17.88 300.98
P/E High - Last 5 Yrs. 32.45 23.42 118.38
P/E Low - Last 5 Yrs. 19.63 10.76 13.48
Beta 0.61 1.06 0.92
Price to Sales (TTM) 1.12 1.28 12.03
Price to Book (MRQ) 3.51 2.15 2.83
Price to Tangible Book (MRQ) 30.50 3.88 84.14
Price to Cash Flow (TTM) 12.53 9.88 14.79
% Owned Institutions -- 9.28 0.17

Dividends

  Company industry sector
Dividend Yield -- 2.07 2.59
Dividend Yield - 5 Year Avg 3.35 2.29 1.72
Dividend 5 Year Growth Rate 20.84 13.79 16.30
Payout Ratio(TTM) 68.90 34.54 54.38

Growth Rates

  Company industry sector
Sales (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago 14.72 11.36 5.04
Sales (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago 17.58 9.34 13.67
Sales - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 19.41 4.76 1.19
EPS (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago -2.62 44.23 -178.54
EPS (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago 25.58 -- --
EPS - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 80.31 14.74 18.16
Capital Spending - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 20.97 4.04 -0.16

Financial Strength

  Company industry sector
Quick Ratio (MRQ) 0.56 0.80 1.81
Current Ratio (MRQ) 0.81 1.18 2.38
LT Debt to Equity (MRQ) 84.55 49.03 31.56
Total Debt to Equity (MRQ) 94.53 64.73 42.32
Interest Coverage (TTM) 8.66 7.21 17.28

Profitability Ratios

  Company industry sector
Gross Margin (TTM) -- 29.41 27.46
Gross Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. -- 26.19 26.36
EBITD Margin (TTM) 12.47 -- --
EBITD - 5 Yr. Avg 11.47 14.00 21.05
Operating Margin (TTM) 6.61 10.84 11.80
Operating Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 5.68 8.51 14.74
Pre-Tax Margin (TTM) 5.52 9.76 7.08
Pre-Tax Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 4.49 6.89 14.81
Net Profit Margin (TTM) 4.35 7.64 7.36
Net Profit Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 3.64 5.25 11.41
Effective Tax Rate (TTM) 21.21 24.50 20.41
Effective Tax Rate - 5 Yr. Avg. 18.82 24.83 25.87

Efficiency

  Company industry sector
Revenue/Employee (TTM) 186,220 13,308,899 5,149,934,193
Net Income/Employee (TTM) 8,102 623,010 725,234,502
Receivable Turnover (TTM) 6.54 4.98 9.41
Inventory Turnover (TTM) -- 5.83 5.56
Asset Turnover (TTM) 1.12 0.77 0.70

Management Effectiveness

  Company industry sector
Return on Assets (TTM) 4.85 5.35 8.76
Return on Assets - 5 Yr. Avg. 4.17 4.71 8.63
Return on Investment (TTM) 7.70 7.38 11.30
Return on Investment - 5 Yr. Avg. 6.40 6.50 10.65
Return on Equity (TTM) 16.79 12.06 14.17
Return on Equity - 5 Yr. Avg. 13.29 11.36 12.38
  1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
Sales % 17.58 5.82 19.41
EPS (TTM) % 25.55 13.03 80.31
Dividend % 18.75 14.98 20.84
Note: Units in Millions of US Dollars

Performance for DS Smith PLC

Period %
Actual
% vs.
S&P 500
Rank In
Industry
Industry
Rank
4 Week 0.81 -1.26 63 93
13 Week 2.15 -0.51 96 96
26 Week 17.90 14.53 99 94
52 Week 25.57 15.85 99 80
YTD 22.52 14.95 99 90
Note:: Rank is a percentile that ranges from 0 to 99, with 99 = best.

Institutional Holders

% Shares Owned: 69.44%
# of Holders: 238
Total Shares Held: 952,182,417
3 Mo. Net Change: 25,055,520
# New Positions: 12
# Closed Positions: 28
# Increased Positions: 93
# Reduced Positions: 80
# Net Buyers: 13
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