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James Cropper PLC is an advanced materials group with two strategic business units. The company creates some of the world's most distinctive and technically advanced paper products, using materials from cotton and wood to carbon fibre. We support industries from packaging to digital imaging and aerospace with products that are at the cutting edge of performance. This specialist paper and nonwoven materials group with a turnover of £85M ($140M), is a 6th generation family business that was started in 1845 and exports to over 50 countries.
TypePublic
Founded1845
HQBurneside, GB
Websitecropper.com

Locations

James Cropper is headquartered in
Burneside, United Kingdom

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Employees (est.) (Feb 2019)568
Revenue (FY, 2019)£101.1 M(+5%)
Share Price (Oct 2017)£15.5

Key People/Management at James Cropper

Mark Cropper

Mark Cropper

Chairman
Isabelle Maddock

Isabelle Maddock

Group Finance Director
Patrick Willink

Patrick Willink

Chief Technology Officer
Jim Sharp

Jim Sharp

Non-Executive Director
Lyndsey Scott

Lyndsey Scott

Non-Executive Director
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James Cropper Office Locations

James Cropper has offices in Burneside and Cumbria
Burneside, GB (HQ)
Burneside Mill
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James Cropper Financials and Metrics

James Cropper Revenue

James Cropper's revenue was reported to be £101.10 m in FY, 2019
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2019)

101.1m

Net income (FY, 2019)

2.3m

EBITDA (FY, 2019)

6.4m

EBIT (FY, 2019)

3.4m

Market capitalization (31-Oct-2017)

145.7m

Closing stock price (31-Oct-2017)

15.5

Cash (30-Mar-2019)

2.4m

EV

144.1m
James Cropper's current market capitalization is £145.7 m.
GBPFY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

59.3m54.7m53.1m53.4m54.2m54.5m55.0m56.6m64.6m64.2m69.1m72.7m74.8m70.7m83.3m78.2m79.2m84.5m83.1m87.9m92.4m96.3m101.1m

Revenue growth, %

6%

Operating expense total

53.3m51.7m50.0m49.7m54.5m52.0m52.7m55.3m62.1m63.6m66.6m70.9m73.7m67.0m70.5m77.6m77.1m82.3m79.6m83.3m86.2m90.9m97.7m

EBITDA

5.8m6.8m16.8m3.8m5.2m5.1m6.2m7.0m8.5m8.1m6.4m
GBPFY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

284.0k5.0k641.0k32.0k2.0k75.0k6.0k1.2m938.0k1.8m3.7m1.9m2.6m5.1m4.3m5.4m2.2m692.0k2.7m3.2m1.9m5.6m2.4m

Accounts Receivable

11.2m10.6m10.7m11.2m11.1m10.3m10.4m11.1m11.3m11.4m13.5m13.2m11.7m13.5m13.4m12.3m13.3m15.0m14.5m14.9m15.8m16.8m16.9m

Inventories

6.0m5.9m5.3m5.9m6.2m5.4m5.8m7.2m7.7m8.3m8.4m9.6m10.4m10.2m12.0m12.4m11.8m13.3m13.1m14.1m14.1m14.9m16.4m

Current Assets

18.4m17.5m17.5m18.1m19.1m17.2m17.6m20.9m21.8m23.4m26.6m25.7m25.9m29.8m30.7m31.0m28.9m30.0m31.5m36.9m39.1m39.8m39.2m
GBPFY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

3.0m1.5m1.7m2.1m(658.0k)766.0k1.3m631.0k1.2m(102.0k)1.4m1.2m(87.0k)2.2m10.2m837.0k872.0k1.4m1.9m3.0m4.6m4.1m2.3m

Cash From Operating Activities

9.6m5.0m6.4m5.2m3.3m5.7m4.9m3.6m4.0m3.1m4.7m2.4m3.6m6.3m1.2m2.0m1.8m2.4m7.8m3.7m6.7m5.8m3.4m

Dividends Paid

390.0k417.0k460.0k527.0k527.0k585.0k627.0k652.0k686.0k686.0k343.0k618.0k525.0k515.0k623.0k657.0k677.0k697.0k708.0k772.0k881.0k1.1m1.3m

Cash From Financing Activities

611.0k1.3m(2.2m)(3.2m)2.5m(328.0k)(778.0k)2.5m(349.0k)1.4m(1.5m)(1.7m)(1.9m)(2.4m)258.0k5.2m(993.0k)(834.0k)(3.2m)719.0k(2.6m)(194.0k)(1.3m)
GBPY, 2019

EV/EBITDA

22.7 x

EV/EBIT

42.3 x

EV/CFO

42.8 x

Revenue/Employee

178.0k

Financial Leverage

3.3 x
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James Cropper Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was James Cropper founded?

    James Cropper was founded in 1845.

  • Who are James Cropper key executives?

    James Cropper's key executives are Mark Cropper, Isabelle Maddock and Patrick Willink.

  • How many employees does James Cropper have?

    James Cropper has 568 employees.

  • What is James Cropper revenue?

    Latest James Cropper annual revenue is £101.1 m.

  • What is James Cropper revenue per employee?

    Latest James Cropper revenue per employee is £178 k.

  • Who are James Cropper competitors?

    Competitors of James Cropper include Lumber One Services, Stencil Ease and Neenah Paper.

  • Where is James Cropper headquarters?

    James Cropper headquarters is located at Burneside Mill, Burneside.

  • Where are James Cropper offices?

    James Cropper has offices in Burneside and Cumbria.

  • How many offices does James Cropper have?

    James Cropper has 2 offices.