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Grafton Group (GFTU) Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 877
+2.50 (+0.29%)
(As of 05/20/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
764,574 shs
Average Volume
710,444 shs
Market Capitalization
£2.11 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About Grafton Group

Grafton Group plc engages in the distribution, retailing, and manufacturing businesses in Ireland, the Netherlands, Finland, and the United Kingdom. Its Distribution segment distributes building and plumbing materials to professional trades people engaged in residential repair, maintenance, and improvement projects, as well as in residential and other new build construction. This segment operates 302 branches primarily under the Selco, MacBlair, and Leyland SDM brands in the United Kingdom; the Chadwicks brand in the Republic of Ireland; the Isero and Polvo brands in the Netherlands; and the IKH brand in Finland. The company's Retailing segment engages in DIY and home improvement business that supplies a range of products, including paints, lighting products, homestyle products, housewares, bathroom products, and kitchens, as well as gardening and Christmas products. This segment operates 35 stores primarily under the Woodie's brand. Its Manufacturing segment manufactures dry mortar for residential and commercial construction projects; and plastics and wooden staircase. Grafton Group plc was founded in 1902 and is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

General Building Materials
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
£2.11 billion
Cash Flow
GBX 350.24 per share
Book Value
GBX 717.80 per share


Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
£2.11 billion
Not Optionable

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 5/5 Dividend
Dividend Payable


Overall MarketRank

2.17 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 3.4Community Rank: 3.7Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Grafton Group (LON:GFTU) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Grafton Group a buy right now?

4 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Grafton Group in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Grafton Group stock.
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How often does Grafton Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Grafton Group?

Grafton Group declared a dividend on Thursday, February 24th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, April 7th will be given a dividend of GBX 22 per share on Thursday, May 5th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.11%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 7th. This is a boost from Grafton Group's previous dividend of GBX 8.50. The official announcement can be seen at this link.
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Is Grafton Group a good dividend stock?

Grafton Group pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.36 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.39%. The dividend payout ratio of Grafton Group is 0.25%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What price target have analysts set for GFTU?

4 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for Grafton Group's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,325 to GBX 1,580. On average, they expect Grafton Group's stock price to reach GBX 1,418.75 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 61.8% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Grafton Group's key executives?
Grafton Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Gavin Slark, CEO & Director (Age 57, Pay $1.5M)
  • Mr. David L. Arnold B.Sc., BSc, F.C.M.A., FCMA, FCT, Group CFO & Director (Age 56, Pay $948k)
  • Mr. Jonathon Sowton, Group Strategic Devel. Director
  • Ms. Paula Harvey, Group HR Director
  • Niall Reynolds, Head of Group Building Services
  • Mr. Charles Rinn M.B.A., MBA, FCCA, Group Financial Controller & Sec.
  • Mr. Peter Kearney, Chief Exec. of Grafton Merchanting Northern Ireland
  • Mr. Eddie Kelly, Chief Exec. for Grafton Merchanting Republic of Ireland
  • Mr. Declan Ronayne, Chief Exec. of Woodie's DIY
  • Mr. Bert Bunschoten, Chief Exec. of Isero
What other stocks do shareholders of Grafton Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Grafton Group investors own include Diageo (DGE), Greencore Group (GNC), Diageo (DEO), CRH (CRH), Travis Perkins (TPK), Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY), CRH (CRH), DCC (DCC), Sientra (SIEN) and Staffline Group (STAF).

What is Grafton Group's stock symbol?

Grafton Group trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "GFTU."

How do I buy shares of Grafton Group?

Shares of GFTU 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.
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What is Grafton Group's stock price today?

One share of GFTU stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 877.

How much money does Grafton Group make?

Grafton Group has a market capitalization of £2.11 billion and generates £2.11 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does Grafton Group have?

Grafton Group employs 12,134 workers across the globe.

What is Grafton Group's official website?

The official website for Grafton Group is www.graftonplc.com.

How can I contact Grafton Group?

The company can be reached via phone at 353 1 216 0600.

This page was last updated on 5/22/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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