Dignity PLC

Dignity PLC

Consumer ServicesGeneral Retailers
  • Price (GBX)528.00
  • Today's Change-2.00 / -0.38%
  • Shares traded42.94k
  • 1 Year change-47.20%
  • Beta1.4302
Data delayed at least 20 minutes, as of Oct 14 2019 16:35 BST.
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About the company

Dignity plc is a United Kingdom-based provider of funeral related services in the United Kingdom. The Company operates through three segments: funeral services, crematoria and pre-arranged funeral plans. The Company's funeral services relate to the provision of funerals and ancillary items, such as memorials and floral tributes. The Company's crematoria services relate to cremation services and the sale of memorials and burial plots at the Company operated crematoria and cemeteries. The Company's pre-arranged funeral plans include the sale of funerals in advance to customers wishing to make their own funeral arrangements, and the marketing and administration costs associated with the sales. The Company operates a network of approximately 720 funeral locations throughout the United Kingdom trading under established local trading names. The Company operates approximately 40 crematoria in England and Scotland. The Company's number of active funeral plans is approximately 374,000.

  • Revenue in GBP (TTM)294.20m
  • Net income in GBP12.30m
  • Incorporated2002
  • Employees3.26k
  • Location
    Dignity PLC4 King Edwards CourtKing Edwards SquareSUTTON COLDFIELD B73 6APUnited KingdomGBR
  • Phone+44 121 354 1557
  • Fax+44 121 321 5644
  • Websitehttps://www.dignityfunerals.co.uk/
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Peer analysis

Key Information
CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings (TTM)Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excl. extraordinary items, TTM)EPS (incl. extraordinary items, TTM)Revenue per share (TTM)Book value per share (MRQ)Asset turnover (TTM)Inventory turnover (TTM)Receivables turnover (TTM)Revenues per employee (TTM)Return on avg assets (TTM)Return on avg assets (5 yr avg)Return on investment (TTM)Return on investment (5 yr avg)Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin
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RBG Holdings PLC19.72m4.88m84.74m75.0011.092.2513.944.300.08930.08930.3270.44090.4926--2.73281,745.0012.19--13.16------24.74----76.040.1607---20.79---51.95------
Ten Lifestyle Group PLC44.54m-8.32m98.39m750.00--4.16--2.21-0.0997-0.09970.52640.29321.1844.054.5959,380.00-22.07---29.94--91.59---18.68--2.35--0.0027--15.12---396.45------
Knights Group Holdings PLC52.66m4.00m246.38m553.0059.146.2845.124.680.05680.05680.76490.53540.888--2.6795,229.666.75--8.34------7.60----16.990.3262--51.03--24.29------
Dignity Plc294.20m12.30m265.07m3.26k21.54--7.200.9010.2460.2465.88-0.27590.366417.469.1290,217.731.534.321.694.9054.0159.024.189.721.171.731.0338.27-2.594.22-45.50-4.866.5513.57
Mears Group PLC915.34m23.32m285.07m10.09k11.971.395.180.31140.21560.21568.431.851.4822.475.9690,690.683.964.916.698.4224.3325.572.682.710.93394.570.564452.87-3.370.098515.116.9217.377.10
DWF Group PLC272.36m12.18m367.50m2.72k26.868.7920.941.350.04560.04560.9970.1393------100,317.10--------53.42--4.47----25.910.5357--15.17---42.32------
Saga PLC806.80m-204.10m525.55m5.04k--0.5318--0.6514-0.1825-0.18250.71890.88080.306780.443.44160,015.90-7.762.68-8.412.9348.1547.92-25.308.49--11.240.419497.55-2.17-2.27-210.20--16.39--
On The Beach Group PLC122.29m22.61m544.29m504.0024.104.3617.394.450.17220.17220.9310.95160.3767--0.7065242,631.006.975.6018.7810.4977.51--18.4911.84--507.110.070725.9724.5922.6219.4444.2930.65--
Data as of Oct 14 2019. Currency figures normalised to Dignity PLC's reporting currency: UK Pound GBX

Institutional shareholders

62.42%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Phoenix Asset Management Partners Ltd.as of 03 Apr 201913.36m26.71%
Barclays Bank Plc (Private Banking)as of 01 Sep 20192.51m5.01%
Artemis Investment Management LLPas of 31 Jul 20192.51m5.01%
Harris Associates LPas of 08 Mar 20192.48m4.97%
M&G Investment Management Ltd.as of 08 Apr 20192.47m4.94%
Pictet Asset Management Ltd.as of 08 Mar 20192.39m4.79%
Aberdeen Asset Managers Ltd.as of 08 Mar 20192.33m4.65%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 01 Sep 20191.08m2.15%
AXA Investment Managers (Paris) SAas of 01 Sep 20191.07m2.15%
Legal & General Investment Management Ltd.as of 01 Sep 20191.02m2.04%
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