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Centrica is an integrated energy and services company. It supplies gas and electricity to residential, business, and industrial customers, as well as provides energy-related services. The company provides installation, repair, and maintenance services for domestic central heating, plumbing and drains, gas and kitchen appliances, heating, ventilation, and air conditioning equipment, water heaters, and solar power generating equipment. Centrica is engaged in the procurement, trading, and optimization of energy as well as supplies energy efficiency solutions and technologies to residential customers. The company also produces and processes gas and oil and develops new fields to maintain reserves. Additionally, it is engaged in gas storage activities and generates power from combined cycle gas turbines, wind, and nuclear assets.

TypePublic
Founded1997
HQWindsor, GB
Websitecentrica.com
Employee Ratings3.1

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)29,147
Job Openings703
Revenue (FY, 2019)£22.7 B(-23%)
Share Price (May 2021)£0.6
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Centrica

Chris O'Shea

Chris O'Shea

Group Chief Executive Officer
Jill Shedden

Jill Shedden

Group HR Director
Kate Ringrose

Kate Ringrose

Group Chief Financial Officer
Scott Wheway

Scott Wheway

Chairman
Stephen Hester

Stephen Hester

Senior Independent Director
Pam Kaur

Pam Kaur

Non-Executive Director
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Centrica Office Locations

Centrica has offices in Windsor, Salford, Staines, Stretford and in 9 other locations
Windsor, GB (HQ)
Millstream, Maidenhead Road
Salford, GB
Edison House, 2 Daniel Adamson Rd
Staines, GB
20 Kingston Rd
Stretford, GB
Talbot Rd
Antwerpen, BE
Posthofbrug 12
Brussel, BE
Wetenschapsstraat 14A
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Centrica Financials and Metrics

Centrica Revenue

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Centrica's revenue was reported to be £22.67 b in FY, 2019 which is a 23.6% decrease from the previous period.
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2019)

22.7b

Revenue growth (FY, 2018 - FY, 2019), %

(23.6%)

Gross profit (FY, 2019)

3.2b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2019), %

14.1%

Net income (FY, 2019)

(1.1b)

EBIT (FY, 2019)

(849.0m)

Market capitalization (12-May-2021)

3.2b

Closing stock price (12-May-2021)

0.6

Cash (31-Dec-2019)

1.3b

EV

7.2b
Centrica's current market capitalization is £3.2 b.
Annual
GBPFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

28.0b29.7b22.7b

Revenue growth, %

3%6%(24%)

Cost of goods sold

23.8b25.6b19.5b

Gross profit

4.2b4.1b3.2b
Half Year
GBPH1, 2018H1, 2019

Revenue

15.3b11.6b

Cost of goods sold

13.1b10.1b

Gross profit

2.3b1.4b

Gross profit Margin, %

15%12%
Annual
GBPFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

2.9b1.3b1.3b

Accounts Receivable

2.1b2.0b2.1b

Inventories

409.0m459.0m431.0m

Current Assets

9.2b8.7b8.3b
Half Year
GBPH1, 2018H1, 2019

Cash

1.5b715.0m

Inventories

347.0m334.0m

Current Assets

8.0b7.0b

PP&E

4.1b4.2b
Annual
GBPFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

303.0m242.0m(1.1b)

Depreciation and Amortization

1.8b1.0b2.3b

Inventories

(56.0m)(43.0m)(14.0m)

Accounts Payable

29.0m884.0m(385.0m)
Half Year
GBPH1, 2018H1, 2019

Net Income

238.0m(521.0m)

Depreciation and Amortization

550.0m775.0m

Inventories

62.0m118.0m

Accounts Payable

(447.0m)(875.0m)
GBPFY, 2017

EV/EBIT

26.2 x

EV/CFO

6.9 x

Revenue/Employee

802.9k

Debt/Equity

1.8 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

6 x

P/E Ratio

0.3
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Centrica Operating Metrics

FY, 2016H1, 2017FY, 2017H1, 2018FY, 2018H1, 2019FY, 2019

Total Customer Accounts

27.54 m27.42 m26.59 m26.32 m26.28 m26.31 m

Net Customer Additions

722 k

Centrica Consumer Customers

12.52 m12.51 m

Centrica Business Customers

503 k512 k
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Centrica Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Vista SolarSeptember 05, 2018
REstoreNovember 03, 2017€70 m
FlowGemAugust 30, 2016£13 m
ENER-G Cogen InternationalMay 16, 2016£145 m
Neas Energy A/SApril 25, 2016kr1.6 b
Bounce EnergyJuly 31, 2013$46 m
Cool Planet TechnologiesNovember 15, 2010£500 k
Oxxio Nederland bvJune 05, 2006
Dyno-RodSeptember 30, 2004£57.6 m
Centrica StorageFebruary 24, 2003
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Centrica Revenue Breakdown

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Centrica revenue breakdown by business segment: 52.2% from Centrica Consumer, 44.4% from Centrica Business and 3.4% from Other

Centrica revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 5.6% from Canada, 5.5% from Rest of the World, 38.0% from United States of America, 46.0% from UK and 4.8% from Other

Centrica Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

88/100

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Centrica Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

60-79

out of 100

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Centrica Online and Social Media Presence

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Centrica News and Updates

British Gas owner Centrica still suffering from fall in electricity demand

British Gas owner Centrica today said that the pandemic was continuing to heap pressure on its finances, with electricity demand The post British Gas owner Centrica still suffering from fall in electricity demand appeared first on CityAM.

Centrica in Talks With U.K. to Develop Hydrogen Storage

Centrica in Talks With U.K. to Develop Hydrogen Storage

British Gas owner Centrica falls to £360m loss as lower prices bite

British Gas owner Centrica said today that it fell to a £362m statutory loss due to a combination of coronavirus, The post British Gas owner Centrica falls to £360m loss as warm weather and lower prices bite appeared first on CityAM.

Centrica Business Solutions Completes Shelter Creek Condominiums Solar System

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Nov. 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Centrica Business Solutions, part of Centrica plc, a global energy and services company, has completed a 2.5 megawatt rooftop solar installation at Shelter Creek Condominiums in San Bruno, California. The project, which began in 2017, will...

EXL Renews its Strategic Partnership with Centrica

LONDON and NEW YORK, Aug. 11, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- EXL [NASDAQ: EXLS], a leading operations management and analytics company, today announced a five-year contract extension to continue providing a comprehensive suite of services and solutions to Centrica. EXL will leverage domain, digital and …

London Markets: Centrica soars on U.S. energy unit sale but U.K. stocks sink as China hits back over consulate closure

British Gas owner Centrica soared on plans to sell its U.S. energy arm, but the broader U.K. stock market slumped amid rising U.S.-China tensions.
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Centrica Blogs

Subsidy-free Solar PPA in Germany

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Helping our customers transition to a lower carbon future

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A day in the life of Ian Shipman

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Centrica Innovations: EV route planner will make your day

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Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning are changing the world of energy

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Iain Conn, Group Chief Executive Officer, to step down from Centrica plc

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Centrica Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Centrica founded?

    Centrica was founded in 1997.

  • Who are Centrica key executives?

    Centrica's key executives are Chris O'Shea, Jill Shedden and Kate Ringrose.

  • How many employees does Centrica have?

    Centrica has 29,147 employees.

  • What is Centrica revenue?

    Latest Centrica annual revenue is £22.7 b.

  • What is Centrica revenue per employee?

    Latest Centrica revenue per employee is £777.9 k.

  • Who are Centrica competitors?

    Competitors of Centrica include Goldwind, Engie Portugal and E.ON.

  • Where is Centrica headquarters?

    Centrica headquarters is located at Millstream, Maidenhead Road, Windsor.

  • Where are Centrica offices?

    Centrica has offices in Windsor, Salford, Staines, Stretford and in 9 other locations.

  • How many offices does Centrica have?

    Centrica has 14 offices.