Centrica plc Share Price and Company Fundamentals

-0.540 (-0.565%)
52 week
0.756 - 96.6

Last traded: Today at 5:07 PM

Centrica plc operates as an integrated energy company in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Norway, North America, and internationally. The company operates through British Gas Services & Solutions, British Gas Energy, Centrica Business Solutions, Bord Gáis Energy, Energy Marketing & Trading, and Upstream segments. It supplies gas and electricity to residential customers, as well as offers energy-related services; and generates power from nuclear assets. The company also provides installation, repair, and maintenance services for domestic central heating, plumbing and drains, home electrical, and gas and kitchen appliances; and heating, ventilation, and air conditioning equipment, as well as offers breakdown services. In addition, it is involved in the procurement, trading, and optimization of energy; procurement and sale of LNG; and supplies energy efficiency solutions and technologies to residential customers. Further, the company produces and processes gas and oil; develops new fields to maintain reserves; constructs, owns, and exploits infrastructure; and engages in the social enterprise investment fund activities. Additionally, it provides vehicle leasing, commercial, and insurance services, as well as energy management products and services; and operates a gas storage and franchise network. The company was formerly known as Yieldtop plc and changed its name to Centrica plc in December 1996. Centrica plc was founded in 1812 and is based in Windsor, the United Kingdom.

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Company profile

Industry / Sector Utilities—Independent Power Producers / Utilities
Full time employees 19899
Website https://www.centrica.com
Mailing address Millstream Maidenhead Road Windsor SL4 5GD United Kingdom
Phone / Fax 44 17 5349 4000 / 44 17 5349 4909


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Centrica plc paid £0.01 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 06 Oct 2022.The dividend payout ratio is 0.00%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.CNA dividend payout ratio is less than 70. This is ideal as it gives company room to grow the dividends and also the excess earnings can be invested in company for growth.

CNA's forward dividend amount is £0.02 and the forward dividend yield is 2.11%. A forward dividend yield is the percentage of a company's current stock price that it expects to pay out as dividends over a certain time period, generally 12 months. Forward dividend yields are generally used in circumstances where the yield is predictable based on past instances. If not, trailing yields, which indicate the same value over the previous 12 months, are used.

Company Executives

As of Dec 2022, following are the company executives and directors listed on Centrica plc.

Name Title Age Total Pay
Mr. Chris O'Shea Group Chief Exec. & Exec. Director 875k
Ms. Kate Ringrose Group CFO & Exec. Director 997.74k
Martyn Espley Head of Investor Relations
Mr. Raj Roy Group Gen. Counsel & Company Sec.
Ms. Jill Shedden M.B.E., MBE Chief People Officer 55
Mr. Carl Bayliss Head of Mobility & Home Energy Management
Jim Rushen Group Head of Environment
Rob Simister Head of Fleet - British Gas

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Profitability ratios are a class of financial metrics that are used to assess a business's ability to generate earnings relative to its revenue, operating costs, balance sheet assets, and shareholders' equity over time, using data from a specific point in time.

The return on equity signifies how well the management is running the company in terms of capital management. The ideal return on equity is greater than 10%. The return on equity is calculated as net income divided by total share holders equity.

Valuation and Trading Info

The market capitalization of Centrica plc is and its enterprise value is .

The CNA's stocks Beta value is 1.09 making it 9% more volatile compared to LSE market index. Technology stocks and small caps tend to have higher betas than the market benchmark. This indicates that adding the stock to a portfolio will increase the portfolio’s risk, but also increase its expected return. On the other hand utility stocks often have low betas because they tend to move more slowly than market averages.

Centrica plc (LSE:CNA) Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is Centrica plc's Stock Symbol?

Centrica plc trades on LSE under the ticker symbol "CNA".

2. What is Centrica plc's stock price today?

One share of CNA stock can currently be purchased for approximately £95.

3. How can I contact Centrica plc?

Centrica plc's mailing address is Millstream Maidenhead Road Windsor SL4 5GD United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at 44 17 5349 4000.

4. What is Centrica plc's official website?

The official website of Centrica plc is https://www.centrica.com.