Ferguson plc (NYSE: FERG, LSE: FERG) (the "Company") announces today that it purchased a total of 87,951 of its ordinary shares in the period from August 14, 2023, up to and including August 18, 2023, in connection with its $3.0 billion share repurchase program.


Aggregated information about the purchases carried out during this period

                                          Daily weighted 
                  Aggregate daily volume  average purchase 
Trading day       (in number of shares)   price of the shares    Trading venue 
August 14, 2023   1,617                   126.281361             XLON 
August 15, 2023   8,694                   126.000000             XLON 
August 16, 2023   9,746                   126.150000             XLON 
August 17, 2023   24,597                  123.750000             XLON 
August 18, 2023   24,682                  121.374719             XLON 
August 18, 2023   11,179                  121.374719             BATE 
August 18, 2023   7,436                   121.374719             CHIX 

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 28,065,767.


Following the purchase of these shares, the remaining number of ordinary shares in issue will be 204,105,415. The figure of 204,105,415 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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