WS Atkins PLCATK:LSE

1,319
22.00 / 1.70%
104.19k
17.14%
0.8624
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About the company

1.75bn96.00m198516.52k
Revenue in GBP (TTM)Net income in GBPIncorporatedEmployees
IndustryConstruction ServicesLocation
WS Atkins PLC
Ashley Road Woodcote Grove
EPSOMKT18 5BW
United Kingdom
GBR
Phone+44 13 7272 6140Fax+44 13 7274 0055Websitehttp://www.atkinsglobal.com
WS Atkins plc (Atkins) is a holding company engaged in engineering and design consultancies. The Company operates in five segments: UK, North America, Middle East, Asia Pacific and Europe, and Energy. In the United Kingdom its area of operation include water, environment, education, aerospace, defense and infrastructure design. In North America it provides infrastructure planning, engineering, construction management, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture and program management services. In the Middle East it provides a range of design, engineering and project management services for buildings, transportation and other infrastructure programs. In its Asia Pacific business it provides engineering, planning, urban design, architectural and rail design services. In Hong Kong it delivers services in urban rail development. Its Energy business provides engineering and project management services. In October 2013, the Company acquired Confluence Project Management Pte. Ltd.

Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired company
Deal status
DateATK:LSE since
announced
Transaction
value
Nuclear Safety Associates IncAnnounced19 Nov 2013+1.07%--
Confluence Project Management Pte LtdDeal completed04 Oct 2013+17.66%10.87m
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Peer analysis

Company Revenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings
(TTM)
Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excluding
extraordinary items (TTM)
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extraordinary items) (TTM)
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share (TTM)
Book value per
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Asset turnover
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Inventory turnover
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Receivables turnover
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employee (TTM)
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average
assets
(TTM)
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average
assets
(5 yr average)
Return on
investment
(TTM)
Return on
investment
(5 yr average)
Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin (5 yr average)Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin (5 Yr Average)Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio (5 yr average)Revenue
(Year-over-year change%)
Revenue
(5 yr growth rate)
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(Year-over-year change%)
Net income
(5 Yr growth rate)
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expenditure
(5 Yr growth rate)
Dividend
(5 yr growth rate)
St. Modwen Properties plc
207.40m83.00m826.40m25510.141.279.693.980.36810.36810.91972.940.17320.89253.22813,3337.082.048.322.0414.5623.2440.8913.560.4713--0.36130.30-26.47191.9268.85---3.60653.30
Crest Nicholson Holdings PLC
574.80m80.90m880.00m61711.131.8210.731.530.31440.31442.241.920.6570.66914.41931,6059.25--12.35--27.33--14.07--0.579213.210.2362--28.85--3.29------
Redrow plc
710.80m73.00m908.23m1.06k12.251.4212.271.280.20060.20061.951.730.66550.630537.02669,9346.84-0.1049.02-0.10419.849.1510.27-0.13870.269545.710.2462--26.29-1.434275.83---26.9279--
Interserve plc
2.19bn50.20m913.10m25.38k16.642.279.360.41650.38120.381216.672.791.9469.694.7886,380.654.8717.2711.0317.2712.1111.072.514.200.8798--0.240731.1211.964.02-69.4833-1.5941-16.60844.81
Kier Group plc
2.44bn18.90m967.13m10.46k39.433.0717.810.39680.44380.443851.645.701.734.436.09233,1331.4212.953.6612.959.429.230.81641.950.54655.550.475863.65-4.3093-3.5874-54.6126-12.21940.07264.33
Bovis Homes Group plc
556.00m60.07m1.02bn74117.051.2616.731.840.44810.44814.156.040.52370.464110.44750,3375.663.577.103.5723.4420.7410.807.320.239620.520.035828.8630.6614.5249.45--81.3121.98
Galliford Try plc
1.59bn62.80m1.04bn4.23k16.762.0715.710.65510.75640.756419.186.141.172,7925.13--4.625.1010.915.1012.349.963.941.921.4618.350.219862.87-2.4467-4.341518.056.4911.9411.24
Kentz Corporation Limited
976.02m43.39m1.11bn14.50k25.745.6722.541.140.36030.36038.101.642.199.765.5167,311.669.8825.3122.6225.3113.2812.924.504.681.32--0.049922.226.0320.835.6925.04-25.911725.15
Etalon Group Ltd
653.15m110.02m756.66m4.00k6.811.026.481.160.63850.63853.794.270.50110.60179.36--8.4818.8112.3518.8129.9937.9516.9322.441.05--0.23120.0049.3322.5033.1453.57-0.6819--
WS Atkins PLC
1.75bn96.00m1.30bn16.52k13.549.9910.960.74190.95760.957617.461.301.6010,6504.04105,9458.7820.2218.2520.2239.1537.425.505.391.26--0.436434.102.633.3113.482.66-9.11185.36
Balfour Beatty plc
8.75bn17.00m1.74bn41.22k102.101.6917.270.19950.0248-0.051212.751.501.5251.355.91212,1490.29565.870.64415.879.8710.810.19441.530.9019--0.519364.061.031.15-85.9504-38.67495.234.81
HICL Infrastructure Company Limited
169.30m153.60m1.77bn010.821.12--10.460.13120.13120.14591.270.1162--260.46--10.546.0110.736.01-8.151264.5690.7338.81----0.0067.3150.226.3265.16----2.63
Songbird Estates plc
379.90m616.60m1.81bn9732.871.042.014.760.85090.85090.52342.360.0554--43.17390,44213.136.1516.396.1568.2869.81237.1279.81----0.58850.005.06-10.3166419.02---3.5176--
Bellway plc
1.31bn143.30m1.85bn1.73k12.941.4512.741.411.171.1710.7010.460.76620.676619.09755,5118.394.1211.144.1219.2613.3710.945.530.210739.180.04540.0610.60-0.685137.0232.09-1.37314.48
Data as of Jul 29 2014. Currency figures normalised to WS Atkins PLC's reporting currency: .
Data delayed at least 20 minutes, as of Jul 29 2014 21:22 BST.

Institutional shareholders

HolderShares% Held
Threadneedle Asset Management Ltd.
as of 11 Jun 2014
10.01m10.00%
Standard Life Investments Ltd.
as of 11 Jun 2014
9.12m9.11%
Schroder Investment Management Ltd.
as of 11 Jun 2014
8.44m8.43%
Newton Investment Management Ltd.
as of 07 Jul 2014
5.06m5.05%
Norges Bank Investment Management
as of 11 Jun 2014
3.99m3.98%
BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Ltd.
as of 11 Jun 2014
3.78m3.77%
HSBC Global Asset Management (UK) Ltd.
as of 01 Jul 2014
3.57m3.56%
Old Mutual Global Investors (UK) Ltd.
as of 01 Jul 2014
3.39m3.39%
Royal London Asset Management Ltd.
as of 11 Jun 2014
3.02m3.01%
Legal & General Investment Management Ltd.
as of 01 Jul 2014
2.87m2.86%
53.17%
Per cent of shares
held by top holders
Data from 30 Sep 2013 - 11 Jul 2014Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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