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HILS

Hill & Smith LSE:HILS Stock Report

Last Price

UK£12.88

Market Cap

UK£1.0b

7D

1.7%

1Y

-11.0%

Updated

29 Jan, 2023

Data

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HILS Stock Overview

Hill & Smith PLC manufactures and supplies infrastructure products in the United Kingdom, rest of Europe, North America, the Middle East, rest of Asia, and internationally.

HILS fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation0/6
Future Growth1/6
Past Performance3/6
Financial Health6/6
Dividends3/6

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Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Hill & Smith
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUK£12.88
52 Week HighUK£15.66
52 Week LowUK£8.59
Beta1.24
1 Month Change9.90%
3 Month Change30.36%
1 Year Change-11.05%
3 Year Change-9.36%
5 Year Change8.24%
Change since IPO1,174.86%

Recent News & Updates

Is Hill & Smith (LON:HILS) A Risky Investment?

Dec 08
Is Hill & Smith (LON:HILS) A Risky Investment?

Hill & Smith's (LON:HILS) Shareholders Will Receive A Bigger Dividend Than Last Year

Nov 17
Hill & Smith's (LON:HILS) Shareholders Will Receive A Bigger Dividend Than Last Year

Calculating The Fair Value Of Hill & Smith Holdings PLC (LON:HILS)

Nov 04
Calculating The Fair Value Of Hill & Smith Holdings PLC (LON:HILS)

Recent updates

Is Hill & Smith (LON:HILS) A Risky Investment?

Dec 08
Is Hill & Smith (LON:HILS) A Risky Investment?

Hill & Smith's (LON:HILS) Shareholders Will Receive A Bigger Dividend Than Last Year

Nov 17
Hill & Smith's (LON:HILS) Shareholders Will Receive A Bigger Dividend Than Last Year

Calculating The Fair Value Of Hill & Smith Holdings PLC (LON:HILS)

Nov 04
Calculating The Fair Value Of Hill & Smith Holdings PLC (LON:HILS)

Hill & Smith Holdings' (LON:HILS) Upcoming Dividend Will Be Larger Than Last Year's

Oct 19
Hill & Smith Holdings' (LON:HILS) Upcoming Dividend Will Be Larger Than Last Year's

Hill & Smith Holdings (LON:HILS) Is Increasing Its Dividend To £0.13

Oct 05
Hill & Smith Holdings (LON:HILS) Is Increasing Its Dividend To £0.13

The Returns At Hill & Smith Holdings (LON:HILS) Aren't Growing

Sep 25
The Returns At Hill & Smith Holdings (LON:HILS) Aren't Growing

Hill & Smith Holdings (LON:HILS) Will Pay A Larger Dividend Than Last Year At £0.13

Sep 07
Hill & Smith Holdings (LON:HILS) Will Pay A Larger Dividend Than Last Year At £0.13

These 4 Measures Indicate That Hill & Smith Holdings (LON:HILS) Is Using Debt Reasonably Well

Aug 21
These 4 Measures Indicate That Hill & Smith Holdings (LON:HILS) Is Using Debt Reasonably Well

Hill & Smith Holdings (LON:HILS) Is Increasing Its Dividend To £0.13

Aug 06
Hill & Smith Holdings (LON:HILS) Is Increasing Its Dividend To £0.13

Hill & Smith Holdings (LON:HILS) Has Some Way To Go To Become A Multi-Bagger

Jun 13
Hill & Smith Holdings (LON:HILS) Has Some Way To Go To Become A Multi-Bagger

Hill & Smith Holdings (LON:HILS) Will Pay A Larger Dividend Than Last Year At UK£0.19

Apr 28
Hill & Smith Holdings (LON:HILS) Will Pay A Larger Dividend Than Last Year At UK£0.19

Hill & Smith Holdings (LON:HILS) Is Increasing Its Dividend To UK£0.19

Apr 10
Hill & Smith Holdings (LON:HILS) Is Increasing Its Dividend To UK£0.19

Hill & Smith Holdings' (LON:HILS) Shareholders Will Receive A Bigger Dividend Than Last Year

Mar 27
Hill & Smith Holdings' (LON:HILS) Shareholders Will Receive A Bigger Dividend Than Last Year

Returns On Capital Signal Tricky Times Ahead For Hill & Smith Holdings (LON:HILS)

Feb 17
Returns On Capital Signal Tricky Times Ahead For Hill & Smith Holdings (LON:HILS)

Calculating The Intrinsic Value Of Hill & Smith Holdings PLC (LON:HILS)

Nov 25
Calculating The Intrinsic Value Of Hill & Smith Holdings PLC (LON:HILS)

The Returns On Capital At Hill & Smith Holdings (LON:HILS) Don't Inspire Confidence

Oct 27
The Returns On Capital At Hill & Smith Holdings (LON:HILS) Don't Inspire Confidence

We Think Hill & Smith Holdings (LON:HILS) Can Stay On Top Of Its Debt

Aug 31
We Think Hill & Smith Holdings (LON:HILS) Can Stay On Top Of Its Debt

Hill & Smith Holdings' (LON:HILS) Shareholders Will Receive A Bigger Dividend Than Last Year

Aug 14
Hill & Smith Holdings' (LON:HILS) Shareholders Will Receive A Bigger Dividend Than Last Year

Is Hill & Smith Holdings PLC (LON:HILS) Worth UK£18.1 Based On Its Intrinsic Value?

Aug 12
Is Hill & Smith Holdings PLC (LON:HILS) Worth UK£18.1 Based On Its Intrinsic Value?

Hill & Smith Holdings (LON:HILS) May Have Issues Allocating Its Capital

Jul 08
Hill & Smith Holdings (LON:HILS) May Have Issues Allocating Its Capital

Is Hill & Smith Holdings PLC (LON:HILS) Worth UK£14.7 Based On Its Intrinsic Value?

May 03
Is Hill & Smith Holdings PLC (LON:HILS) Worth UK£14.7 Based On Its Intrinsic Value?

Would Hill & Smith Holdings PLC (LON:HILS) Be Valuable To Income Investors?

Mar 30
Would Hill & Smith Holdings PLC (LON:HILS) Be Valuable To Income Investors?

We Think You Can Look Beyond Hill & Smith Holdings' (LON:HILS) Lackluster Earnings

Mar 17
We Think You Can Look Beyond Hill & Smith Holdings' (LON:HILS) Lackluster Earnings

Hill & Smith Holdings PLC (LON:HILS) Stock Is Going Strong But Fundamentals Look Uncertain: What Lies Ahead ?

Mar 12
Hill & Smith Holdings PLC (LON:HILS) Stock Is Going Strong But Fundamentals Look Uncertain: What Lies Ahead ?

Should You Be Impressed By Hill & Smith Holdings' (LON:HILS) Returns on Capital?

Feb 19
Should You Be Impressed By Hill & Smith Holdings' (LON:HILS) Returns on Capital?

Is Hill & Smith Holdings PLC (LON:HILS) Worth UK£13.6 Based On Its Intrinsic Value?

Jan 29
Is Hill & Smith Holdings PLC (LON:HILS) Worth UK£13.6 Based On Its Intrinsic Value?

How Many Hill & Smith Holdings PLC (LON:HILS) Shares Have Insiders Sold, In The Last Year?

Jan 14
How Many Hill & Smith Holdings PLC (LON:HILS) Shares Have Insiders Sold, In The Last Year?

Investors Who Bought Hill & Smith Holdings (LON:HILS) Shares Five Years Ago Are Now Up 88%

Dec 28
Investors Who Bought Hill & Smith Holdings (LON:HILS) Shares Five Years Ago Are Now Up 88%

What To Know Before Buying Hill & Smith Holdings PLC (LON:HILS) For Its Dividend

Dec 13
What To Know Before Buying Hill & Smith Holdings PLC (LON:HILS) For Its Dividend

Be Sure To Check Out Hill & Smith Holdings PLC (LON:HILS) Before It Goes Ex-Dividend

Nov 29
Be Sure To Check Out Hill & Smith Holdings PLC (LON:HILS) Before It Goes Ex-Dividend

Do Its Financials Have Any Role To Play In Driving Hill & Smith Holdings PLC's (LON:HILS) Stock Up Recently?

Nov 26
Do Its Financials Have Any Role To Play In Driving Hill & Smith Holdings PLC's (LON:HILS) Stock Up Recently?

Trade Alert: The Group Chief Executive & Executive Director Of Hill & Smith Holdings PLC (LON:HILS), Derek Muir, Has Sold Some Shares Recently

Jun 27
Trade Alert: The Group Chief Executive & Executive Director Of Hill & Smith Holdings PLC (LON:HILS), Derek Muir, Has Sold Some Shares Recently

Shareholder Returns

HILSGB Metals and MiningGB Market
7D1.7%-1.1%0.03%
1Y-11.0%7.3%-4.8%

Return vs Industry: HILS underperformed the UK Metals and Mining industry which returned 7.3% over the past year.

Return vs Market: HILS underperformed the UK Market which returned -4.8% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is HILS's price volatile compared to industry and market?
HILS volatility
HILS Average Weekly Movement4.3%
Metals and Mining Industry Average Movement7.4%
Market Average Movement5.1%
10% most volatile stocks in GB Market11.0%
10% least volatile stocks in GB Market2.7%

Stable Share Price: HILS is not significantly more volatile than the rest of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.

Volatility Over Time: HILS's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
18244,400n/ahttps://www.hsgroup.com

Hill & Smith PLC manufactures and supplies infrastructure products in the United Kingdom, rest of Europe, North America, the Middle East, rest of Asia, and internationally. It operates through Roads & Security; Utilities; and Galvanizing Services segments. The Roads & Security segment designs, manufactures, and installs temporary and permanent safety products for the roads market, as well as provides range of security products to protect people, buildings, and infrastructure from attacks, including hostile vehicle mitigation solutions, high security fencing, and automated gate solutions.

Hill & Smith PLC Fundamentals Summary

How do Hill & Smith's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
HILS fundamental statistics
Market CapUK£1.03b
Earnings (TTM)UK£49.20m
Revenue (TTM)UK£741.30m

20.9x

P/E Ratio

1.4x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
HILS income statement (TTM)
RevenueUK£741.30m
Cost of RevenueUK£465.70m
Gross ProfitUK£275.60m
Other ExpensesUK£226.40m
EarningsUK£49.20m

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date

Mar 08, 2023

Earnings per share (EPS)0.62
Gross Margin37.18%
Net Profit Margin6.64%
Debt/Equity Ratio39.4%

How did HILS perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

2.5%

Current Dividend Yield

52%

Payout Ratio