Ferguson plc (NYSE: FERG, LSE: FERG) (the "Company") announces today that it purchased a total of 77,831 of its ordinary shares in the period from May 15, 2023 up to and including May 19, 2023 in connection with its $2.5 billion share repurchase program.


Aggregated information about the purchases carried out during this period

                                        Daily weighted average 
               Aggregate daily volume   purchase price of the 
Trading day    (in number of shares)    shares                   Trading venue 
May 15, 2023   8,911                    116.986686               XLON 
May 16, 2023   20,000                   116.900774               XLON 
May 17, 2023   28,920                   116.395398               XLON 
May 18, 2023   -                        -                        XLON 
May 19, 2023   20,000                   118.650000               XLON 

The Company intends to hold these shares in treasury. Following the purchase of these shares (including those purchased but not yet settled), the number of shares held by the Company in treasury will be 27,400,595.


Following the purchase of these shares, the remaining number of ordinary shares in issue will be 204,770,587. The figure of 204,770,587 may be used by shareholders (and others with notification obligations) as the denominator for the calculations by which they will determine if they are required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interest in, the Company under the Disclosure Guidance and Transparency Rules.


In accordance with Article 5(1)(b) of Regulation (EU) No 596/2014 (the Market Abuse Regulation), as it forms part of UK law by virtue of the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018, and the Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2016/1052, detailed information about the individual purchases can be found at Ferguson - Investors - Shareholder Center - Share Buy-Back Details - 2023 Share Buy-Back.

For further information please contact:

Brian Lantz, Vice President IR and Communications +1 224 285 2410


Pete Kennedy, Director of Investor Relations +1 757 603 0111


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