Biffa PLC Company Profile (LON:BIFF)

About Biffa PLC (LON:BIFF)

Biffa PLC logoBiffa plc is engaged in waste management business. The Company is engaged in collection, treatment, processing and disposal of waste and recyclable materials, as well as related work in the production and sale of energy derived from waste and the sale of recovered commodities, such as paper, glass, metals and plastic. Its Industrial & Commercial division provides a range of services to corporate, industrial, commercial and public sector customers, including waste collection, sorting services for the recovery of recyclable material and transfer of residual waste, and processing and organizing waste materials for energy recovery as refuse derived fuel. Its Municipal division offers household waste and recycling collection services. Its Resource Recovery & Treatment division focuses on the treatment, recycling and disposal of waste, including hazardous waste materials. Its Energy division includes the energy production operations from landfill gas and from anaerobic digestion processes.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrials
  • Industry: Waste Management, Disposal & Recycling Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:BIFF
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: £553.13 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 250,000,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 224.07
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 200.72
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 166 - GBX 236.50
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £990.4 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.56
  • Book Value: GBX 1.17 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.89
  • EBIDTA: £90.3 million
  • Net Margins: -1.20%
  • Return on Equity: -9.53%
  • Return on Assets: -1.21%
  • Average Volume: 662,274 shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Biffa PLC (LON:BIFF)

What is Biffa PLC's stock symbol?

Biffa PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "BIFF."

How often does Biffa PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Biffa PLC?

Biffa PLC announced a dividend on Wednesday, June 14th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, July 6th will be given a dividend of GBX 2.40 per share on Friday, July 28th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.24%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 6th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Biffa PLC's Dividend History.

Where is Biffa PLC's stock going? Where will Biffa PLC's stock price be in 2017?

5 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for Biffa PLC's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 240 to GBX 285. On average, they anticipate Biffa PLC's stock price to reach GBX 260 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Biffa PLC.

Who are some of Biffa PLC's key competitors?

Who are Biffa PLC's key executives?

Biffa PLC's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Ian Raymond Wakelin, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Michael Topham, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director
  • Jeff Anderson, Managing Director - Industrial & Commercial Division
  • John Casey, Managing Director – Energy Division
  • Mick Davis, Managing Director – RR&T Division
  • Roger Edwards, Managing Director - Municipal Division
  • Jane Pateman, Group Human Resources Director
  • David Gooding, Group IT Director
  • Steve Jones, Group Procurement and Property Director
  • Rachael Hambrook, Company Secretary

How do I buy Biffa PLC stock?

Shares of Biffa PLC and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

What is Biffa PLC's stock price today?

One share of Biffa PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 221.25.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Biffa PLC (LON BIFF)
Community Ranking:  3.8 out of 5 (  )
Outperform Votes:  60 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  18 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  78
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Biffa PLC and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Biffa PLC (LON:BIFF) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 260

Analysts' Ratings History for Biffa PLC (LON:BIFF)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/25/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 265View Rating Details
7/6/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingBuyGBX 285View Rating Details
7/6/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 250 -> GBX 260View Rating Details
7/6/2017Beaufort SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 235 -> GBX 250View Rating Details
6/22/2017Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetBuyGBX 200 -> GBX 240View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/19/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Biffa PLC (LON:BIFF)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by


Earnings Estimates for Biffa PLC (LON:BIFF)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $14.99 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Biffa PLC (LON BIFF)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
6/14/2017GBX 2.401.24%7/6/20177/6/20177/28/2017
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Biffa PLC (LON:BIFF)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Biffa PLC (LON:BIFF)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Biffa PLC (LON:BIFF)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/28/2016Ian WakelinInsiderBuy271GBX 184£498.64
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Biffa PLC (LON:BIFF)
Latest Headlines for Biffa PLC (LON:BIFF)
DateHeadline logoResults of Placing of Biffa Plc Shares - London South East (registration) (blog) - July 26 at 10:10 PM logoShareholders Sell 10% Stake In Biffa At Discount For GBP54 Million (ALLISS) - London South East (registration) (blog) - July 26 at 10:10 PM logoShareholders Sell 10% Stake In Biffa At Discount For GBP54 Million (ALLISS) - July 25 at 4:23 PM logoBiffa PLC (BIFF) Earns Buy Rating from Peel Hunt - July 25 at 9:21 AM logoThree Shareholders To Sell 10% Stake In Biffa Via Secondary Placing (ALLISS) - July 25 at 1:54 AM logoBeaufort Securities Increases Biffa PLC (LON:BIFF) Price Target to GBX 250 - July 9 at 1:06 PM logoBiffa PLC (BIFF) Given New GBX 260 Price Target at J P Morgan Chase & Co - July 9 at 12:26 PM logoBiffa PLC (BIFF) Rating Reiterated by Numis Securities Ltd - July 9 at 9:25 AM logoForm 6-K SMITH & NEPHEW PLC For: Jul 05 - - July 5 at 10:15 PM logoCitigroup Inc. Boosts Biffa PLC (BIFF) Price Target to GBX 240 - June 25 at 10:02 AM logoBiffa Plc :BIFF-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : June 22, 2017 - June 22 at 9:05 PM logoPeel Hunt Reaffirms Buy Rating for Biffa PLC (BIFF) - June 18 at 9:32 AM logoBiffa PLC (BIFF) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Beaufort Securities - June 17 at 9:42 PM logoBiffa's Full-Year Profit More Than Doubles As It Posts Maiden Dividend - London South East (registration) (blog) - June 15 at 10:45 PM logoNumis Securities Ltd Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Biffa PLC (BIFF) - June 15 at 8:58 AM logo[$$] Biffa's expanding waste line has appeal - June 15 at 2:14 AM logoBiffa PLC (BIFF) Declares GBX 2.40 Dividend - June 14 at 4:56 PM logo[$$] Biffa dragged into loss by cost of its flotation - June 14 at 4:09 PM logoBiffa's Full-Year Profit More Than Doubles As It Posts Maiden Dividend - June 14 at 10:42 AM logoBiffa PLC (BIFF) Given "Buy" Rating at Numis Securities Ltd - May 12 at 8:36 AM logoBiffa Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : BIFF-GB : May 3, 2017 - May 3 at 1:35 PM logoBiffa Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:BIFF) : April 20, 2017 - April 20 at 4:02 PM logoBiffa Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BIFF-GB : April 19, 2017 - April 19 at 12:07 PM logoPeel Hunt Reiterates Buy Rating for Biffa PLC (BIFF) - April 15 at 7:14 PM logoBiffa Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BIFF-GB : April 6, 2017 - April 7 at 8:29 AM logoBiffa PLC (BIFF) Earns "Buy" Rating from Numis Securities Ltd - April 6 at 4:12 AM logoNumis Securities Ltd Reaffirms Buy Rating for Biffa PLC (BIFF) - March 31 at 11:29 AM logoBiffa PLC’s (BIFF) Buy Rating Reiterated at Beaufort Securities - March 18 at 3:33 PM logoHalf Year 2016 Biffa PLC Earnings Release - Time Not Supplied - January 26 at 4:34 PM logoIs Sage Group plc or Biffa plc the better investment after today’s results? - January 26 at 4:34 PM logoBiffa On Track After Strong Underlying First Half Trading - London South East (registration) (blog) - November 30 at 10:58 AM


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Biffa PLC (BIFF) Chart for Saturday, August, 19, 2017

This page was last updated on 8/19/2017 by Staff