James Latham

James Latham plc is a United Kingdom-based company engaged in the timber importing and distribution. The Company is engaged in the supply of wood-based panels, natural acrylic stone, hardwoods, high grade softwoods, flooring, engineered timber, fire-retardant panels, advanced technical panels, cladding and decking to joinery, door and kitchen manufacturers, shop fitters and other market sectors. It is also engaged in the supply of commodity and specialist products to timber and builders merchants. The Company offers door blanks, which include medium-density fiberboard (MDF), particleboard and plywood-faced door blanks, veneered and lipped door blanks, and lightweight solid laminated timber core and particle board doors. The Company operates through around 11 trading offices in 10 sites located in Dudley, Fareham, Gateshead, Hemel Hempstead, Leeds, Purfleet, Scotland, Thurrock, Wigston and Yate. Its commodity imports are held in ports, including Tilbury, Liverpool and Grangemouth.
Company Growth (employees)
Hemel Hempstead, GB
Size (employees)
356 (est)
James Latham was founded in 1757 and is headquartered in Hemel Hempstead, GB

James Latham Office Locations

James Latham has offices in Hemel Hempstead, Hampshire, Gateshead, Tingley and in 6 other locations
Hemel Hempstead, GB (HQ)
3 Swallow Park Finway Rd
West Yorkshire, GB
Capitol Park East
Wigston, GB
Chartwell Dr
Yate, GB
Badminton Road Trading Estate Badminton Rd
Purfleet, GB
4 Dolphin Way
Holytown, GB
Eurocentral Scotland McNeil Dr
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James Latham Financial Metrics

James Latham's revenue was reported to be £141.9 m in FY, 2016 which is a 6% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

141.9 m

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Gross profit (FY, 2016)

26.4 m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

8 m

Market capitalization (25-Jul-2017)

170.3 m

Closing share price (25-Jul-2017)


Cash (31-Mar-2016)

12.8 m
James Latham's current market capitalization is £170.3 m.
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


163.1 m133.5 m141.9 m

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

134.7 m109.9 m115.6 m

Gross profit

28.4 m23.6 m26.4 m

Gross profit Margin, %


Pre tax profit

10.5 m7.7 m9.8 m

Net Income

8.6 m6 m8 m
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


11.2 m9.5 m12.8 m

Accounts Receivable

30.3 m24 m24.8 m

Current Assets

72 m60 m65.3 m


22.6 m18.2 m18.3 m


345 k258 k251.9 k

Total Assets

95 m78.5 m83.8 m

Accounts Payable

16.7 m13.6 m13.1 m

Current Liabilities

24.4 m19.7 m19 m

Total Liabilities

36.9 m31 m29.5 m

Retained Earnings

6.6 m4.2 m6.1 m

Total Equity

58.1 m47.5 m54.3 m

Financial Leverage

1.6 x1.7 x1.5 x
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash From Operating Activities

6.7 m3.2 m7.4 m

Cash From Financing Activities

(2.3 m)(2 m)(2.6 m)

Income Taxes Paid

(1.9 m)(1.7 m)(1.8 m)
GBPY, 2016


416.3 k

Financial Leverage

1.5 x

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