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Smith (DS)
SMDS: 515.80 +0.40 ( +0.08 %) delayed: 18:39PM
Bid price 515.60 High price 518.00
Ask price 515.80 Low price 511.00
Open price 515.80 Spread 0.04%
Prev close 515.80 Volume 1,968,757

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Smith (DS) - Share price information
Name Smith (DS) Epic SMDS
Activities DS Smith Plc is an international Group focused on two major activities - Packaging and Office Products. It holds strong positions in many of the markets in which it operates: A leading manufacturer of corrugated packaging in the UK and France; The leading UK producer of recycled paper board; The largest UK collector and merchant of recovered paper; A leading worldwide supplier of bag-in-box packaging; The leading European wholesaler of office supplies. ISIN GB0008220112
Latest Share Price (p) 515.80 Net Gearing (%) 66.75
Market Capitalisation (pm) 5,537.75 Gross Gearing (%) 69.84
Shares in issue (m) 1,074.46 Debt Ratio 52.34
P/E Ratio 23.32 Debt-to-Equity Ratio 0.47
Total dividends per share (p) 15.20 Assets / Equity Ratio 3.32
Dividend Yield (%) 3.01 Price to book value 4.09
Dividend Cover 1.43 ROCE (%) 9.29
Earning per share (p) 22.10 EPS Growth (%) 24.86
52-week high / low (p) 565.00 / 415.70 DPS Growth (%) 18.75
Smith (DS) - Broker views
Date Broker Recommendation Price Old target price New target price Notes
10 Apr Peel Hunt Buy 575.00 585.00 Reiterates
09 Apr Peel Hunt Buy 575.00 585.00 Reiterates
19 Mar Citigroup Buy - - Retains
08 Mar JP Morgan Cazenove Overweight 600.00 600.00 Reiterates
08 Mar Numis Hold 530.00 530.00 Retains

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Smith (DS) - Director deals
Date Director Type Volume / Price Trade value
05 Oct 2017 Miles Roberts Sell 456,072 @ 515.00p £2,348,770.80
27 Sep 2017 Miles Roberts Exercise 3,345 @ 269.00p £8,998.05
02 Aug 2017 Adrian Marsh Buy 175,044 @ 483.50p £846,337.74
02 Aug 2017 Adrian Marsh Sale Post-Exercise 330,271 @ 482.16p £1,592,434.65
02 Aug 2017 Adrian Marsh Exercise 330,271 @ 0.00p £0.00

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