Ferguson plc Share Price and Company Fundamentals



Price
£10010
Change
254.000 (2.604%)
52 week
8602.0 - 13640.0

Last traded: Today at 3:45 PM

Ferguson plc distributes plumbing and heating products in the United States and Canada. It offers plumbing and heating solutions to customers in the residential, commercial, civil/infrastructure, and industrial end markets. The company also distributes pipes, valves, fittings, plumbing supplies, water heaters, kitchen and bathroom fixtures, and appliances; heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration products and supplies; and plumbing parts and supplies, fire sprinkler systems, hangers, struts, and fasteners. In addition, it distributes water meters and automation products, irrigation and drainage products, geosynthetics, and stormwater management products; flanges, general industrial maintenance repair and operations products, high density polyethylene products, and fabrication products; water and wastewater treatment products; and PVF solutions. Further, the company offers services, including consultation, advice and project management, pro pick-up, and delivery services; online tools; quotation, jobsite delivery and logistics, project management, and fabrication services; digitally enhanced estimation, and design services; advanced metering infrastructure services; and supply chain and equipment rental services. The company also sells its products through online channels. It operates a network of 1,679 branches and 11 distribution centers. Ferguson plc was founded in 1887 and is headquartered in Wokingham, the United Kingdom.

Key Metrics

PE ratio

11.06

PB ratio

5.11

Dividend yield

0.03%

Beta

1.04

Market cap

-

Enterprise value

-

Company profile

Industry / SectorIndustrial Distribution / Industrials
Full time employees31000
Websitehttps://www.fergusonplc.com
Mailing address1020 Eskdale Road Winnersh Triangle Wokingham RG41 5TS United Kingdom
Phone / Fax44 11 8927 3800 /

Dividends

Dividend yield

0.03%

Dividend amount

£3.23

Payout ratio

25.58%

5Y Avg. yield

2.15%

Ferguson plc paid £3.23 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 24 Mar 2022.The dividend payout ratio is 25.58%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.FERG 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.

FERG's forward dividend amount is £1.88 and the forward dividend yield is 1.93%. 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 Sep 2022, following are the company executives and directors listed on Ferguson plc.

NameTitleAgeTotal Pay
Mr. Kevin MurphyGroup CEO & Exec. Director3.13M
Mr. William BrundageGroup CFO & Exec. Director1.58M
Richard WincklerChief Accounting Officer
Mr. Brian C. LantzVP IR & Communications58
Mr. Ian T. GrahamGroup Gen. Counsel
Mr. Michael WardHead of Corp. Communications
Mr. Bill TheesSr. VP of Bus. & Sales
Ms. Victoria MorrisseyChief Marketing Officer
Ms. Samantha J. LongChief HR Officer53
Mr. John L. WilcoxSr. VP of Alignment and Coordination - Wolseley North America

Profitability and management effectiveness

Profit margin

8.29%

Operating margin

10.12%

Return on assets

11.94%

Return on equity

47.29%

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 Ferguson plc is and its enterprise value is .

The FERG's stocks Beta value is 1.04 making it 4% 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.

Ferguson plc (LSE:FERG) Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is Ferguson plc's Stock Symbol?

Ferguson plc trades on LSE under the ticker symbol "FERG".

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

One share of FERG stock can currently be purchased for approximately £10010.

3. How can I contact Ferguson plc?

Ferguson plc's mailing address is 1020 Eskdale Road Winnersh Triangle Wokingham RG41 5TS United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at 44 11 8927 3800.

4. What is Ferguson plc's official website?

The official website of Ferguson plc is https://www.fergusonplc.com.