|Underlying EBITDA margin (%)||35.6%||32.9-34.8%||33.7%||32.2%||33.2%|
|Underlying EPS (pence)||22.3||22.0-24.1||23.0||27.6||32.7|
|Dividend per share (pence)||5.3||5.7-7.1||6.5||8.1||9.6|
|Net Debt||-66.5||-56.0 - -74.6||-67.5||-81.0||-55.8|
Underlying results are calculated by adjusting for non-underlying/ exceptional costs, the unwinding of NPV discounts and the amortisation of goodwill, customer relationships and loan arrangement fees.
Analyst coverage and composition of consensus forecasts
The above consensus reflects active analysts only who have written or updated their equity research post the most recent results announcement.
Date of latest note
Included in Consensus
|Numis*||David Brockton||25/01/2021||Buy £6.65||2020 - 22||2|
|Joh. Berenberg*||Eoghan Reid||25/01/2021||Buy £6.80||2020 - 22||2|
|Panmure Gordon||Robert Plant||15/02/2021||Buy £6.97||2020 - 22|
|HSBC||Dan Cowan||23/02/2021||Buy £7.50||2020 - 22|
|Shore Capital||Vivek Raja||18/02/2021||Hold £6.50||2020 - 22|
|Royal Bank of Canada||Andrew Brooke||25/01/2021||Buy £6.40||2020 - 22||2|
|N+1 Singer||Andrew Watson||25/01/2021||Buy £6.80||2020 - 22||2|
|Citi||Charles Mortimer||09/10/2020||Buy £5.58||2020||1,2|
Last updated 26/02/2021
- Where analysts have not yet updated their forecast to take into account the RBC Cees acquisition that was announced on 9.12.20, these have been excluded from the 2021 and 2022 consensus forecasts.
- 2021 and 2022 forecasts not updated for Indos acquisition announced 15.2.21
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