Charles Stanley Group PLC is an asset management business based in the UK. Charles Stanley Group shares (CAY.LSE) are listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) and all prices are listed in pence sterling. Charles Stanley Group employs 850 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around £168.7 million.
|Latest market close||N/Ap|
|52-week range||193.4342p - 340.6377p|
|50-day moving average||287.4849p|
|200-day moving average||256.8156p|
|Wall St. target price||327p|
|Dividend yield||0.09p (2.89%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||21.4p|
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Valuing Charles Stanley Group stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Charles Stanley Group's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Charles Stanley Group's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 15x. In other words, Charles Stanley Group shares trade at around 15x recent earnings.
That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the FTSE 250 at the end of September 2019 (19.71). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.
|Revenue TTM||£168.7 million|
|Operating margin TTM||10.37%|
|Gross profit TTM||£172 million|
|Return on assets TTM||3.61%|
|Return on equity TTM||9.86%|
|Market capitalisation||£162.1 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Dividend payout ratio: 4285.71% of net profits
Recently Charles Stanley Group has paid out, on average, around 4285.71% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 2.89% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Charles Stanley Group shareholders could enjoy a 2.89% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Charles Stanley Group's case, that would currently equate to about 0.09p per share.
Charles Stanley Group's payout ratio would broadly be considered high, and as such this stock could appeal to those looking to generate an income. Bear in mind however that companies should normally also look to re-invest a decent amount of net profits to ensure future growth.
The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 10 December 2020 (the "ex-dividend date").
Charles Stanley Group's shares were split on a 3:1 basis on 15 December 1999. So if you had owned 1 share the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 3 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Charles Stanley Group shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 66.7% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Charles Stanley Group shares which in turn could have impacted Charles Stanley Group's share price.
Over the last 12 months, Charles Stanley Group's shares have ranged in value from as little as 193.4342p up to 340.6377p. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (LSE average) beta is 1, while Charles Stanley Group's is 0.8018. This would suggest that Charles Stanley Group's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
Charles Stanley Group PLC provides wealth management services in the United Kingdom. The company operates through three divisions: Investment Management Services, Financial Planning, and Charles Stanley Direct. The Investment Management Services division offers discretionary, advisory, and execution-only services to private clients, trusts, charities, and companies. It also provides range of pooled funds, model portfolios, open-ended investment company funds, segregated accounts, and inheritance tax solutions for financial advisers, defined benefit pension schemes, institutional investors, and high net worth individuals. The Financial Planning division provides financial planning advisory services. The Charles Stanley Direct division offers digital Execution-only platform that enables self-directed investors who choose to manage their own money to utilize its dealing, settlement, and custody services comprising a range of funds, shares, gilts, and bonds. Charles Stanley Group PLC was founded in 1792 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.
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