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LON:FERGFerguson Share Price, Forecast & News

GBX 6,376
-24.00 (-0.38 %)
(As of 05/27/2020 05:15 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 6,376
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 5,547.50
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 6,376
Volume50,906 shs
Average Volume656,008 shs
Market Capitalization£14.33 billion
P/E Ratio14.81
Dividend Yield3.77%
Ferguson plc distributes plumbing and heating products in the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, and Central Europe. It offers plumbing and heating solutions to customers in the residential, municipal, civil and industrial markets, and commercial sectors for repair, maintenance, and improvement (RMI), as well as new construction markets. The company also distributes pipes, valves, fittings, hydrants, meters, and related water management products, as well as offers related services, such as water line tapping and pipe fusion services. In addition, it distributes heating, ventilation, air conditioning, refrigeration equipment, and parts and supplies to specialist contractors in the residential and commercial markets for repair and replacement; and PVF products to industrial customers. Further, the company fabricates and supplies fire protection systems and bespoke fabrication services to commercial contractors for new construction and renovation projects, as well as offers products, services, and solutions to enable maintenance of facilities across various RMI markets. Additionally, it offers supply chain management solutions for PVF; and industrial maintenance, repair, and operations specializing in delivering automation, instrumentation, engineered products, and turn-key solutions. The company also sells its home improvement products directly to consumers, as well as through a network of online stores. In addition, it operates its B2B business primarily under the Ferguson brand; and B2C business under the Build.com brand. Further, the company provides products and services for maintenance of multi-family properties, government agencies, hospitality, education, healthcare, and other facilities. It operates a network of 2,280 branches and 19 distribution centers. Ferguson plc was founded in 1887 and is headquartered in Zug, Switzerland.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.1Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 3.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.07 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Industrial Distribution



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£22.13 billion
Cash FlowGBX 356.26 per share
Book ValueGBX 1,817.20 per share



Market Cap£14.33 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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Ferguson (LON:FERG) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Ferguson's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Ferguson's stock was trading at GBX 5,992 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, FERG stock has increased by 6.4% and is now trading at GBX 6,376. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Ferguson?

20 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ferguson in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 13 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for Ferguson.

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

Ferguson declared a dividend on Tuesday, March 17th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, March 26th will be given a dividend of GBX 0.68 per share on Thursday, April 30th. This represents a yield of 1.14%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 26th. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Ferguson's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for FERG?

20 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Ferguson's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 5,000 to GBX 7,950. On average, they expect Ferguson's share price to reach GBX 6,160 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 3.4%. View analysts' price targets for Ferguson.

Has Ferguson been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about FERG stock have trended extremely negative this week, InfoTrie reports. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Ferguson earned a news impact score of -4.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. View the latest news aboutFerguson.

Who are some of Ferguson's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Ferguson own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Ferguson investors own include Royal Dutch Shell (RDSA), Burberry Group (BRBY), Hochschild Mining (HOC), Barclays (BARC), Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY), Glencore (GLEN), Aviva (AV), Experian (EXPN), Randgold Resources (GOLD) and HSBC (HSBA).

Who are Ferguson's key executives?

Ferguson's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. John W. Martin, Group Chief Exec. & Exec. Director (Age 53)
  • Mr. Michael Powell, Group CFO & Exec. Director (Age 51)
  • Mr. Kevin Murphy, CEO of USA & Exec. Director
  • Marie Wall, Group Director of Corp. Fin.
  • Mr. Mike Sajor, Group Chief Information Officer

What is Ferguson's stock symbol?

Ferguson trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "FERG."

How do I buy shares of Ferguson?

Shares of FERG 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 Ferguson's stock price today?

One share of FERG stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 6,376.

How big of a company is Ferguson?

Ferguson has a market capitalization of £14.33 billion and generates £22.13 billion in revenue each year. Ferguson employs 35,000 workers across the globe.

What is Ferguson's official website?

The official website for Ferguson is www.fergusonplc.com.

How can I contact Ferguson?

Ferguson's mailing address is Grafenauweg 10, ZUG, ZUG 6301, Switzerland. The company can be reached via phone at +41-41-7232230.

This page was last updated on 5/27/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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