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Ferguson is a company engaged in the distribution of plumbing and heating products. It also offers pipes, valves, fittings, hydrants, meters, and related water management products. In addition, the company provides heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration equipment to specialist contractors primarily in the residential and commercial markets.

TypePublic
Founded1887
HQWokingham, GB
Websitefergusonplc.com
Employee Ratings3.6

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Employees (est.) (Jul 2021)31,924(-7%)
Revenue (FY, 2021)$22.8 B(+5%)
Share Price (Nov 2021)£115.3
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
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Key People/Management at Ferguson

Geoff Drabble

Geoff Drabble

Chairman
Kevin Murphy

Kevin Murphy

Group Chief Executive & Director
Ian Graham

Ian Graham

Group General Counsel
Bill Brundage

Bill Brundage

Group Chief Financial Officer
Mike Sajor

Mike Sajor

Group Chief Information Officer
Alex Hutcherson

Alex Hutcherson

Chief Operating Officer, USA
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Ferguson Office Locations

Ferguson has offices in Wokingham, Newport News, Louisville, Saint Helier and in 1 other location
Wokingham, GB (HQ)
1020 Eskdale Road
Saint Helier, JE
13 Castle St
St Helier, JE
26 New Street
Newport News, VA, US
12500 Jefferson Ave
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Ferguson Financials and Metrics

Ferguson Revenue

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Ferguson's revenue was reported to be $22.79 b in FY, 2021 which is a 4.5% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (FY, 2021)

22.8b

Revenue growth (FY, 2020 - FY, 2021), %

4.5%

Gross profit (FY, 2021)

7.0b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2021), %

30.6%

Net income (FY, 2021)

1.5b

EBIT (FY, 2021)

2.0b

Market capitalization (10-Nov-2021)

25.8b

Closing stock price (10-Nov-2021)

115.4

Cash (31-Jul-2021)

1.3b

EV

28.3b
Ferguson's current market capitalization is £25.8 b.
Annual
GBPFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

22.0b21.8b22.8b

Revenue growth, %

6%(1%)4%

Cost of goods sold

15.6b15.4b15.8b

Gross profit

6.5b6.4b7.0b
Half Year
GBPH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021

Revenue

10.8b11.0b10.3b

Cost of goods sold

7.7b7.7b7.2b

Gross profit

3.2b3.2b3.1b

Gross profit Margin, %

29%30%30%
Annual
GBPFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Cash

1.1b2.1b1.3b

Accounts Receivable

2.7b2.6b2.8b

Inventories

2.8b2.9b3.4b

Current Assets

7.2b8.1b8.1b
Half Year
GBPH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021

Cash

699.0m775.0m1.7b

Inventories

2.9b3.0b3.0b

Current Assets

6.6b6.8b7.4b

PP&E

1.3b1.4b1.3b
Annual
GBPFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Net Income

1.1b961.0m1.5b

Depreciation and Amortization

288.0m324.0m309.0m

Inventories

(172.0m)19.0m(825.0m)

Accounts Payable

227.0m(9.0m)1.0b
Half Year
GBPH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021

Net Income

287.0m467.0m458.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

133.0m155.0m152.0m

Inventories

(250.0m)(106.0m)(440.0m)

Accounts Payable

(432.0m)(556.0m)63.0m
USDH1, 2019

Debt/Equity

0.6 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

2.5 x
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Ferguson Operating Metrics

Ferguson's Customers was reported to be 1 m in FY, 2021.
FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Customers

1 m1 m1 m

Distribution Centers

151511

Suppliers

45 k39 k34 k

Vehicle Fleet

6.1 k5.7 k5.3 k
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Ferguson Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
3097-3275 Quebec Inc.September 01, 20017
Tackaberry Heating Supplies LimitedSeptember 01, 20017
James Martin Signature Vanities, LLCJanuary 01, 2019
Blackman Plumbing SupplyDecember 01, 2018
James Electric Motor Services Ltd.September 01, 2018
Jones Stephens Corp.August 01, 2018
AMRE Supply Inc.July 01, 2018
Safe Step Walk In TubJuly 01, 2018
Duhig and Co. IncJanuary 01, 2018
HM WallaceSeptember 01, 2017
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Ferguson Revenue Breakdown

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Ferguson revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 94.2% from USA and 5.8% from Canada and Central Europe

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Ferguson Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

98/100

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Ferguson Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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Ferguson Online and Social Media Presence

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Ferguson News and Updates

IFRS to US GAAP Investor Session

As highlighted in the half year results statement published on March 16, 2021, Ferguson plc will be moving to US GAAP reporting effective August 1, 2021 to align comparability with other US peers.

Youth INC to Honor Roger Ferguson with John C. Whitehead Award at Reimagined Virtual Celebration ‘Un-Gala’

More than $700k in funds raised will be distributed to grassroots nonprofits More than $700k in funds raised will be distributed to grassroots nonprofits

Wolesley owner Ferguson resumes dividend despite pandemic hit

Plumbing giant Ferguson — formerly known as Wolseley — announced a resumption of dividend payments today despite a less-than-watertight set The post Wolesley owner Ferguson resumes dividend despite pandemic-related profit hit appeared first on CityAM.

Ferguson Prepared America For This Moment

The work of protesters laid the groundwork for the current movement, even if many white Americans didn’t listen.
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Ferguson Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Ferguson founded?

    Ferguson was founded in 1887.

  • Who are Ferguson key executives?

    Ferguson's key executives are Geoff Drabble, Kevin Murphy and Ian Graham.

  • How many employees does Ferguson have?

    Ferguson has 31,924 employees.

  • What is Ferguson revenue?

    Latest Ferguson annual revenue is $22.8 b.

  • What is Ferguson revenue per employee?

    Latest Ferguson revenue per employee is $713.9 k.

  • Who are Ferguson competitors?

    Competitors of Ferguson include Travis Perkins, SIG and City Plumbing.

  • Where is Ferguson headquarters?

    Ferguson headquarters is located at 1020 Eskdale Road, Wokingham.

  • Where are Ferguson offices?

    Ferguson has offices in Wokingham, Newport News, Louisville, Saint Helier and in 1 other location.

  • How many offices does Ferguson have?

    Ferguson has 5 offices.