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VP. VP PLC ORD 5P



Income Statement  (£ m) 31-Mar-12 31-Mar-13 31-Mar-14 31-Mar-15 31-Mar-16
Continuing Operations
Revenue  161.51 167.03 183.06 205.60 208.75
Operating Profit/(Loss)  17.87 18.87 20.71 27.10 29.59
Net Interest  2.58 2.48 1.79 2.02 2.10
Profit Before Tax  15.33 16.40 18.93 25.07 27.50
Profit After Tax  12.23 13.05 15.70 19.87 22.39
Discontinued Operations
Profit After Tax  0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
PROFIT FOR THE PERIOD  12.23 13.05 15.70 19.87 22.39
Attributable to:
Minority Interests  0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Equity Holders of Parent Company  12.23 13.05 15.70 19.87 22.39
 
Continuing EPS
Earnings per Share - Basic  29.63p 33.62p 39.78p 51.03p 57.49p
Earnings per Share - Diluted  28.26p 30.84p 36.31p 47.01p 54.51p
Earnings per Share - Adjusted  30.76p 33.62p 39.78p 51.03p 57.49p
Continuing and Discontinued EPS
Earnings per Share - Basic  29.63p 33.62p 39.78p 51.03p 57.49p
Earnings per Share - Diluted  28.26p 30.84p 36.31p 47.01p 54.51p
Earnings per Share - Adjusted  30.76p 33.62p 39.78p 51.03p 57.49p
 
Dividend per Share  10.80p 11.50p 12.60p 15.40p 16.85p

Balance Sheet  (£ m) 31-Mar-12 31-Mar-13 31-Mar-14 31-Mar-15 31-Mar-16
Assets
Non-Current Assets
Property, Plant & Equipment  107.23 106.84 121.33 144.00 162.83
Intangible Assets  38.97 39.28 41.35 43.39 46.36
Investment Properties  0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Investments  0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Other Financial Assets  0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Other Non-Current Assets  3.45 3.82 4.19 4.86 5.91
  149.65 149.94 166.87 192.25 215.10
Current Assets
Inventories  4.83 5.68 5.35 6.50 5.36
Trade & Other Receivables  35.00 33.26 38.36 41.10 44.82
Cash at Bank & in Hand  5.58 8.71 8.98 5.24 4.52
Current Asset Investments  0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Other Current Assets  0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  45.41 47.65 52.69 52.83 54.70
 
Total Assets  195.05 197.58 219.56 245.09 269.80
 
Liabilities
Current Liabilities
Borrowings  -0.00 -24.00 -0.02 0.00 -0.87
Other Current Liabilities  -49.13 -36.38 -45.03 -56.94 -52.50
  -49.13 -60.38 -45.05 -56.94 -53.37
 
Net Current Assets  -3.73 -12.73 7.64 -4.10 1.33
 
Non-Current Liabilities
Borrowings  -46.00 -30.00 -62.00 -72.00 -89.78
Provisions  -7.81 -6.28 -4.53 -4.38 -5.30
Other Non-Current Liabilities  -1.05 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  -54.86 -36.28 -66.53 -76.38 -95.07
 
Other Liabilities  n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Total Liabilities  -103.99 -96.66 -111.58 -133.32 -148.45
 
Net Assets  91.06 100.92 107.98 111.77 121.35
 
Capital & Reserves
Share Capital  2.31 2.01 2.01 2.01 2.01
Share Premium Account  16.19 16.19 16.19 16.19 16.19
Other Reserves  -0.99 -0.49 0.21 -0.80 -0.22
Retained Earnings  73.52 83.19 89.55 94.34 103.34
Shareholders Funds  91.03 100.90 107.96 111.74 121.32
 
Minority Interests/Other Equity  0.03 0.03 0.03 0.03 0.03
Total Equity  91.06 100.92 107.98 111.77 121.35

Ratios - based on IFRS 31-Mar-12 31-Mar-13 31-Mar-14 31-Mar-15 31-Mar-16
Continuing Operations
PE Ratio - Adjusted  8.19 10.20 15.95 12.91 11.48
PEG - Adjusted  0.46 1.10 0.87 0.46 0.91
Earnings per Share Growth - Adjusted  17.90% 9.30% 18.32% 28.28% 12.66%
Dividend Cover  2.85 2.92 3.16 3.31 3.41
Revenue Per Share  391.38p 430.30p 464.03p 528.00p 536.04p
Pre-Tax Profit per Share  37.14p 42.25p 47.99p 64.39p 70.62p
Operating Margin  11.06% 11.29% 11.31% 13.18% 14.18%
Return on Capital Employed  16.74% 15.49% 15.56% 18.72% 17.31%
 
Continuing & Discontinued Operations
Dividend Yield  4.29% 3.35% 1.99% 2.34% 2.55%
Dividend per Share Growth  0.00% 6.48% 9.57% 22.22% 9.42%
Net Asset Value per Share (exc. Intangibles)  129.67p 153.45p 165.88p 170.21p 186.68p
Net Gearing  44.40% 44.89% 49.13% 59.75% 71.00%

Data is provided by Morningstar



Company Information
Updated Monthly
Company address Central House, Beckwith Knowle, Otley Road, Beckwithshaw, Harrogate, HG3 1UD, United Kingdom
Company website http://www.vpplc.com
Market cap(in millions)* £ 282.08
Listing/Admission to trading 06 Apr 1973
Trading service SETS
Market Main Market
Listing category Premium Equity Commercial Companies
*The market capitalisation of companies reflects the London listed element only. These figures are approximate and are updated monthly.

Trading Information
29-Sep-16
FTSE index FTSE All-Share,FTSE SmallCap,FTSE All-Share (ex IT),FTSE SmallCap (ex IT)
FTSE sector Support Services
FTSE sub-sector Business Support Services
Country of share register GB
Segment SSMM
MiFID Status Regulated Market
Exchange market size 500
SEDOL 0928696
ISIN number GB0009286963



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