Centrica PLC Company Profile (LON:CNA)

About Centrica PLC (LON:CNA)

Centrica PLC logoCentrica plc is an energy and services company. The Company's segments include Energy Supply & Services-UK & Ireland, Energy Supply & Services-North America, Connected Home, Distributed Energy & Power, Energy Marketing & Trading, Exploration & Production, Central Power Generation and Centrica Storage. The Energy Supply & Services-UK & Ireland segment includes UK Home, UK Business and Ireland. The Energy Supply & Services-North America segment includes NA Home and NA Business. The Company is engaged in the supply of gas and electricity to residential customers in the United Kingdom, and the installation, repair and maintenance of domestic central heating, plumbing and drains, gas appliances and kitchen appliances, including the provision of fixed-fee maintenance/breakdown service and insurance contracts in the United Kingdom. The Company is engaged in the supply of gas and electricity and provision of energy-related services to business customers in the United Kingdom.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Multiline Utilities - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:CNA
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.centrica.com
  • Market Cap: £11.07 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 5,479,529,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 203.21
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 213.53
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 119.71 - GBX 248.39
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 6.47
  • P/E Growth: -4.10
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £27.1 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.41
  • Book Value: GBX 0.49 per share
  • Price / Book: 4.12
  • Dividend Yield: 5.8%
  • EBIDTA: £2.06 billion
  • Net Margins: 3.83%
  • Return on Equity: 39.42%
  • Return on Assets: 4.96%
  • Average Volume: 23.61 million shs.
Frequently Asked Questions for Centrica PLC (LON:CNA)

What is Centrica PLC's stock symbol?

Centrica PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "CNA."

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

Centrica PLC declared a dividend on Thursday, February 23rd. Investors of record on Thursday, May 11th will be given a dividend of GBX 8.40 per share on Thursday, June 29th. This represents a yield of 3.72%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 11th. This is a positive change from Centrica PLC's previous dividend of $3.60. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Centrica PLC's Dividend History.

When will Centrica PLC make its next earnings announcement?

Centrica PLC is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, July, 31st 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Centrica PLC.

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

18 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Centrica PLC's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 160 to GBX 300. On average, they anticipate Centrica PLC's stock price to reach GBX 213.76 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Centrica PLC.

Who are some of Centrica PLC's key competitors?

Who are Centrica PLC's key executives?

Centrica PLC's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Iain C. Conn, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Jeff Bell, Group Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director
  • Mark Hanafin, Chief Executive - Centrica Business, Executive Director
  • Mark Hodges, Chief Executive - Centrica Consumer, Executive Director
  • Mike Young, Group Chief Information Officer
  • Grant Dawson, Group General Counsel, Company Secretary
  • Chris Cox, Managing Director - Exploration and Production
  • Jill Shedden, Group Director - Human Resources
  • Richard N. Haythornthwaite, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Charles Cameron, Director - Technology and Engineering

How do I buy Centrica PLC stock?

Shares of Centrica 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 Centrica PLC's stock price today?

One share of Centrica PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 202.10.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Centrica PLC (LON CNA)
Community Ranking:  1.6 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  536 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  1,127 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,663
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Centrica 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 Centrica PLC (LON:CNA) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Sell Ratings, 9 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.94)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 213.76

Analysts' Ratings History for Centrica PLC (LON:CNA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/24/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingSellGBX 160View Rating Details
7/21/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 210View Rating Details
7/10/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 205View Rating Details
6/22/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingSellGBX 174View Rating Details
6/22/2017HSBC Holdings plcUpgradeHoldGBX 187 -> GBX 202View Rating Details
6/12/2017Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetEqual weightGBX 195 -> GBX 215View Rating Details
6/7/2017Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual weightGBX 215 -> GBX 200View Rating Details
6/5/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 240View Rating Details
5/19/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 220View Rating Details
5/15/2017Kepler Capital MarketsReiterated RatingReduceGBX 190View Rating Details
5/9/2017Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/4/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingSellGBX 178View Rating Details
3/17/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 190View Rating Details
3/7/2017Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeNeutralGBX 255 -> GBX 230View Rating Details
2/9/2017Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 300View Rating Details
1/30/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated Ratingsector performGBX 250View Rating Details
1/13/2017InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 260View Rating Details
8/16/2016Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingAddGBX 210View Rating Details
5/6/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingSellGBX 175View Rating Details
1/7/2016AlphaValueReiterated RatingReduceGBX 219View Rating Details
8/11/2015Raymond James Financial, Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperformGBX 300View Rating Details
(Data available from 7/25/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Centrica PLC (LON:CNA)
Earnings by Quarter for Centrica PLC (LON:CNA)
Earnings History by Quarter for Centrica PLC (LON CNA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/31/2017N/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Centrica PLC (LON:CNA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $15.89 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Centrica PLC (LON CNA)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/23/2017GBX 8.403.72%5/11/20175/11/20176/29/2017
7/28/2016GBX 3.601.49%10/13/201610/13/201611/24/2016
2/18/2016GBX 8.434.06%5/12/20165/12/20166/23/2016
7/30/2015GBX 3.571.34%10/1/201510/1/201511/26/2015
2/19/2015GBX 8.403.24%4/30/20154/30/20156/25/2015
7/31/2014GBX 5.101.65%9/24/20149/24/201411/12/2014
2/20/2014GBX 12.083.77%4/23/20144/23/20146/11/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Centrica PLC (LON:CNA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Centrica PLC (LON:CNA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Centrica PLC (LON:CNA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/3/2017Mark HodgesInsiderBuy74GBX 205£151.70
6/26/2017Margherita D. ValleInsiderBuy946GBX 209£1,977.14
6/1/2017Mark HanafinInsiderBuy74GBX 203£150.22
5/25/2017Margherita D. ValleInsiderBuy963GBX 206£1,983.78
5/2/2017Mark HodgesInsiderBuy75GBX 200£150
4/25/2017Margherita D. ValleInsiderBuy981GBX 202£1,981.62
3/24/2017Stephen PuseyInsiderBuy1,083GBX 216£2,339.28
3/1/2017Mark HodgesInsiderBuy66GBX 225£148.50
2/24/2017Margherita D. ValleInsiderBuy874GBX 227£1,983.98
2/1/2017Iain C ConnInsiderBuy66GBX 227£149.82
1/25/2017Margherita D. ValleInsiderBuy884GBX 225£1,989
1/3/2017Mark HodgesInsiderBuy63GBX 235£148.05
12/28/2016Stephen PuseyInsiderBuy1,009GBX 232£2,340.88
12/1/2016Mark HodgesInsiderBuy73GBX 208£151.84
11/25/2016Stephen PuseyInsiderBuy1,151GBX 203£2,336.53
11/1/2016Mark HanafinInsiderBuy70GBX 215£150.50
10/25/2016Stephen PuseyInsiderBuy1,079GBX 216£2,330.64
10/4/2016Mark HanafinInsiderBuy65GBX 230£149.50
9/26/2016Ian MeakinsInsiderBuy891GBX 226£2,013.66
9/1/2016Hanafin,MarkInsiderBuy64GBX 234£149.76
8/25/2016Valle,Margherita D.InsiderBuy842GBX 236£1,987.12
8/1/2016Hodges,MarkInsiderBuy62GBX 243£150.66
7/29/2016Hester,StephenInsiderBuy20,700GBX 241£49,887
7/25/2016Pusey,StephenInsiderBuy972GBX 240£2,332.80
7/1/2016Hanafin,MarkInsiderBuy66GBX 228£150.48
6/28/2016Meakins,IanInsiderBuy967GBX 209£2,021.03
6/1/2016Hodges,MarkInsiderBuy75GBX 203£152.25
5/31/2016Pusey,StephenInsiderBuy1,143GBX 204£2,331.72
5/3/2016Hanafin,MarkInsiderBuy64GBX 234£149.76
4/25/2016Meakins,IanInsiderBuy905GBX 231£2,090.55
4/8/2016Hanafin,MarkInsiderSell55,081GBX 230£126,686.30
3/29/2016Valle,Margherita D.InsiderBuy881GBX 226£1,991.06
3/1/2016Hanafin,MarkInsiderBuy71GBX 211£149.81
2/25/2016Pusey,StephenInsiderBuy898GBX 207£1,858.86
2/2/2016Hodges,MarkInsiderBuy73GBX 205£149.65
1/25/2016Pusey,StephenInsiderBuy898GBX 207£1,858.86
1/4/2016Hodges,MarkInsiderBuy71GBX 212£150.52
12/23/2015Pusey,StephenInsiderBuy787GBX 213£1,676.31
12/7/2015Bell ,JeffInsiderBuy307GBX 216£663.12
12/1/2015Shedden,JillInsiderBuy69GBX 219£151.11
11/25/2015Meakins,IanInsiderBuy865GBX 214£1,851.10
11/4/2015Hanafin,MarkInsiderBuy66GBX 228£150.48
11/2/2015Peters,IanInsiderBuy66GBX 228£150.48
10/27/2015Meakins,IanInsiderBuy791GBX 234£1,850.94
10/8/2015Conn,Iain CInsiderBuy100,000GBX 235£235,000
10/2/2015Shedden,JillInsiderBuy65GBX 2,277£1,480.05
9/25/2015Meakins,IanInsiderBuy820GBX 226£1,853.20
9/2/2015Shedden,JillInsiderBuy63GBX 240£151.20
8/26/2015Meakins,IanInsiderBuy935GBX 245£2,290.75
8/5/2015Bell ,JeffInsiderBuy257GBX 275£706.75
8/4/2015Shedden,JillInsiderBuy56GBX 268£150.08
7/27/2015Valle,Margherita D.InsiderBuy652GBX 273£1,779.96
7/3/2015Shedden,JillInsiderBuy47GBX 266£125.02
6/25/2015Meakins,IanInsiderBuy697GBX 2.78GBX 1,937.66
4/7/2015Jill SheddenInsiderSell76,830GBX 259£198,989.70
4/1/2015Mark HanafinInsiderBuy181,439GBX 252.15£457,498.44
3/20/2015Ian PetersInsiderSell22,458GBX 254.11£57,068.02
3/9/2015Ian PetersInsiderSell127,730GBX 241.60£308,595.68
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Centrica PLC (LON:CNA)
Latest Headlines for Centrica PLC (LON:CNA)
americanbankingnews.com logoCentrica PLC (CNA) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Monday
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 24 at 5:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBNP Paribas Reiterates "Neutral" Rating for Centrica PLC (CNA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 21 at 8:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCentrica (CPYYY) and Bayerngas Create E&P JV for Europe
finance.yahoo.com - July 18 at 6:51 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCentrica Named in UK Demand Side Response Framework
finance.yahoo.com - July 18 at 4:29 AM
finanznachrichten.de logoCentrica, Bayerngas To Form JV
www.finanznachrichten.de - July 17 at 11:29 PM
nasdaq.com logoCentrica to form European E&P business JV, may list it later
www.nasdaq.com - July 17 at 5:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCentrica Merges Oil Business with Bayerngas to Tap Younger Fields
finance.yahoo.com - July 17 at 5:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCentrica May Sell Shares in New Gas Production Company
finance.yahoo.com - July 17 at 5:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Centrica: growing down
finance.yahoo.com - July 17 at 5:40 PM
rttnews.com logoCentrica, Bayerngas To Form JV - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - July 17 at 2:53 AM
marketwatch.com logoCentrica, Bayerngas Norge to create E&P JV
www.marketwatch.com - July 17 at 2:53 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Energy companies raise alarm over £11bn smart meter rollout
finance.yahoo.com - July 16 at 9:18 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentrica PLC (CNA) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 11 at 8:14 AM
prnewswire.com logoUS Department of Energy Better Buildings® Initiative Names Direct Energy Business as a Financial Ally - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - July 10 at 5:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoU.S. Department of Energy Better Buildings® Initiative Names Direct Energy Business as a Financial Ally
finance.yahoo.com - July 10 at 5:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentrica PLC (CNA) Receives Neutral Rating from J P Morgan Chase & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 10 at 11:11 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentrica PLC (CNA) Given Sell Rating at Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 9 at 6:52 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPRESS DIGEST- British Business - July 7
finance.yahoo.com - July 6 at 11:37 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: Centrica PLC (CNA) Insider Purchases 74 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 4 at 1:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Provident Financial sinks on fears of profit warning
finance.yahoo.com - July 3 at 5:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentrica PLC (CNA) Earns Sell Rating from Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 3 at 7:20 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: Centrica PLC (CNA) Insider Acquires 946 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 27 at 1:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentrica PLC (CNA) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 25 at 10:02 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentrica PLC (CNA) Upgraded at HSBC Holdings plc
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 25 at 9:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentrica PLC (CNA) Earns Sell Rating from Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 25 at 8:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentrica PLC (CNA) Upgraded by J P Morgan Chase & Co to Neutral
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 23 at 1:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCentrica Stock Near Top of FTSE After Power Station Disposals
finance.yahoo.com - June 21 at 5:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCentrica Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CNA-GB : June 21, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 21 at 5:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUK considering how to tackle household energy prices
finance.yahoo.com - June 21 at 5:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Centrica sells last big UK power stations
finance.yahoo.com - June 21 at 5:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNew utility bill assistance fund available by dialing 211
finance.yahoo.com - June 21 at 5:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEuropean shares slip further, Provident Financial plummets
finance.yahoo.com - June 21 at 5:36 PM
rttnews.com logoCentrica To Sell Langage And South Humber Bank Power Stations - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - June 21 at 3:09 AM
marketwatch.com logoCentrica sells 2 power stations in U.K.
www.marketwatch.com - June 21 at 3:09 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCentrica Sells U.K. Gas-Fired Power Stations to Czech Producer
finance.yahoo.com - June 21 at 3:09 AM
marketwatch.com logoCentrica to halt gas storage at Rough - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - June 20 at 5:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBritain Is About to Become More Dependent on Foreign Gas
finance.yahoo.com - June 20 at 5:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Centrica to close UK's largest gas storage site
finance.yahoo.com - June 20 at 5:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCentrica to Miss Out on Silver Lining From Rough Gas Sales
finance.yahoo.com - June 20 at 5:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Investors Chronicle: Ted Baker, Crest Nicholson, Capita
finance.yahoo.com - June 19 at 2:17 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentrica PLC (CNA) Rating Reiterated by Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 18 at 11:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHSBC Holdings plc Trims Centrica PLC (CNA) Target Price to GBX 187
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 18 at 10:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentrica PLC (CNA) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 16 at 8:24 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] LSE's own stock gains as UK equities edge lower
finance.yahoo.com - June 13 at 3:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentrica PLC (CNA) Price Target Raised to GBX 215 at Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 12 at 7:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCentrica (CPYYY) to Divest Canada-Based E&P Assets for $305M
finance.yahoo.com - June 12 at 5:24 PM
nasdaq.com logoCentrica sells Canadian gas assets for 240 mln stg
www.nasdaq.com - June 9 at 6:04 AM
rttnews.com logoCentrica Plc Announces Sale Of Canadian E&P JV - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - June 9 at 6:04 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCentrica Gains as U.K. Election Puts Damper on Regulation Plan
finance.yahoo.com - June 9 at 6:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentrica PLC (CNA) Price Target Cut to GBX 200
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 8 at 12:58 AM


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Centrica PLC (CNA) Chart for Tuesday, July, 25, 2017

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