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Science Group
SAG: 240.00 0.00 ( 0.00 %) delayed: 16:57PM
Bid price 236.00 High price 239.00
Ask price 244.00 Low price 239.00
Open price 239.00 Spread 3.28%
Prev close 240.00 Volume 1,124

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Name Science Group Epic SAG
Activities Science Group plc (formerly Sagentia Group plc) together with its subsidiaries is an international consultancy providing applied science, product development, technology advisory and regulatory services to a client base in medical, food & beverage and commercial markets. The strategy and structure of the Group is evolving around three main axes of Service Offering, Market Sector and Geography. Science Group has four primary Service Offerings: Applied Science; Product Development; Technology Advisory; and Regulatory Services. Organic growth opportunities arise from marketing these services into Vertical Market Sectors (Medical, Food & Beverage and Commercial) and Geographies (North America, Continental Europe, UK and Rest of World). ISIN GB00B39GTJ17
Latest Share Price (p) 240.00 Net Gearing (%) 24.77
Market Capitalisation (pm) 96.04 Gross Gearing (%) 50.74
Shares in issue (m) 40.02 Debt Ratio 30.79
P/E Ratio 31.17 Debt-to-Equity Ratio 0.43
Total dividends per share (p) 4.40 Assets / Equity Ratio 2.03
Dividend Yield (%) 1.83 Price to book value 2.54
Dividend Cover 1.75 ROCE (%) 7.12
Earning per share (p) 7.70 EPS Growth (%) 13.24
52-week high / low (p) 258.00 / 197.50 DPS Growth (%) 4.76
Science Group - Broker views
Date Broker Recommendation Price Old target price New target price Notes
28 Feb Numis Buy 240.00 260.00 Reiterates
05 Sep Numis Buy 235.00 240.00 Upgrades
25 Jul Numis Add 220.00 235.00 Downgrades
02 Mar Numis Buy - 220.00 Reiterates
10 Nov Numis Buy 180.00 180.00 Reiterates

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Science Group - Director deals
Date Director Type Volume / Price Trade value
28 Mar 2011 Brent Hudson Buy 29,411 @ 68.00p £19,999.48
17 Nov 2010 Neil Elton Buy 33,994 @ 58.50p £19,886.49
27 Aug 2010 Neil Elton Buy 67,920 @ 52.00p £35,318.40
30 Dec 2009 Guy McCarthy Buy 50,000 @ 15.50p £7,750.00
30 Dec 2009 Brent Hudson Buy 65,000 @ 15.50p £10,075.00

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