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DS Smith PLC (SMDS.L)

SMDS.L on London Stock Exchange

507.80GBp
20 Apr 2018
Change (% chg)

3.20 (+0.63%)
Prev Close
504.60
Open
505.60
Day's High
510.00
Day's Low
503.40
Volume
1,729,030
Avg. Vol
4,113,877
52-wk High
565.00
52-wk Low
415.70

Revenue & Earnings Per Share

Consensus Estimates Analysis

  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year Ago
SALES (in millions)
Year Ending Apr-18 13 5,752.57 6,004.90 5,480.06 4,909.92
Year Ending Apr-19 13 6,247.90 6,536.00 5,835.20 5,042.14
Earnings (per share)
Year Ending Apr-18 14 34.39 36.20 29.19 33.58
Year Ending Apr-19 14 38.37 42.00 33.18 35.49
LT Growth Rate (%) 2 6.40 7.80 5.00 11.60
Sales and Profit Figures in British Pound (GBP);

Valuation Ratios

  Company industry sector
P/E Ratio (TTM) 24.88 20.78 30.47
P/E High - Last 5 Yrs. 32.45 26.06 162.69
P/E Low - Last 5 Yrs. 19.63 11.52 14.81
Beta 0.57 0.95 1.08
Price to Sales (TTM) 1.04 1.11 3.36
Price to Book (MRQ) 2.66 2.36 2.82
Price to Tangible Book (MRQ) -- 5.64 44.32
Price to Cash Flow (TTM) 12.02 9.29 18.02
% Owned Institutions -- 11.81 0.21

Dividends

  Company industry sector
Dividend Yield -- 2.29 2.33
Dividend Yield - 5 Year Avg 3.35 2.30 0.40
Dividend 5 Year Growth Rate 20.84 12.81 1.11
Payout Ratio(TTM) 76.00 41.32 5.97

Growth Rates

  Company industry sector
Sales (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago 18.80 12.35 15.41
Sales (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago 16.87 10.28 14.71
Sales - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 19.41 5.85 1.02
EPS (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago -13.92 30.54 51.35
EPS (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago -8.82 -- --
EPS - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 80.31 16.30 -5.03
Capital Spending - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 20.97 7.55 4.27

Financial Strength

  Company industry sector
Quick Ratio (MRQ) 0.76 0.94 2.03
Current Ratio (MRQ) 1.01 1.36 2.55
LT Debt to Equity (MRQ) 95.11 53.13 22.49
Total Debt to Equity (MRQ) 99.06 72.53 30.53
Interest Coverage (TTM) 8.88 8.63 19.54

Profitability Ratios

  Company industry sector
Gross Margin (TTM) -- 29.84 24.68
Gross Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. -- 27.72 25.06
EBITD Margin (TTM) 12.31 -- --
EBITD - 5 Yr. Avg 11.47 14.94 20.38
Operating Margin (TTM) 6.03 10.65 12.22
Operating Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 5.68 9.15 13.65
Pre-Tax Margin (TTM) 5.02 9.71 12.64
Pre-Tax Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 4.49 7.78 13.76
Net Profit Margin (TTM) 3.83 7.45 9.74
Net Profit Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 3.64 5.96 10.61
Effective Tax Rate (TTM) 23.66 26.97 22.62
Effective Tax Rate - 5 Yr. Avg. 18.82 25.65 25.33

Efficiency

  Company industry sector
Revenue/Employee (TTM) 203,474 12,249,205 6,541,279,602
Net Income/Employee (TTM) 7,790 547,512 764,774,600
Receivable Turnover (TTM) 6.16 7.14 8.97
Inventory Turnover (TTM) -- 7.12 6.21
Asset Turnover (TTM) 0.95 0.90 0.64

Management Effectiveness

  Company industry sector
Return on Assets (TTM) 3.63 6.46 6.47
Return on Assets - 5 Yr. Avg. 4.17 5.35 7.48
Return on Investment (TTM) 5.38 8.86 8.27
Return on Investment - 5 Yr. Avg. 6.40 7.37 9.29
Return on Equity (TTM) 12.03 14.59 19.17
Return on Equity - 5 Yr. Avg. 13.29 12.99 11.63
  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 5.85 0.74 99 58
13 Week -1.94 2.56 87 74
26 Week 2.73 4.89 99 61
52 Week 20.29 16.48 99 53
YTD -2.49 1.84 87 76
Note:: Rank is a percentile that ranges from 0 to 99, with 99 = best.

Institutional Holders

% Shares Owned: 68.08%
# of Holders: 234
Total Shares Held: 731,499,791
3 Mo. Net Change: -36,171,763
# New Positions: 16
# Closed Positions: 13
# Increased Positions: 92
# Reduced Positions: 49
# Net Buyers: 43
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