Ascential (ASCL)

Sector:

Media

Index:

FTSE 250

275.00p
   
  • Change Today:
    -4.60p
  • 52 Week High: 421.20
  • 52 Week Low: 176.50
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 402.77m
  • Volume: 815,585
  • Market Cap: £1,107.62m
  • RiskGrade: 378

Growth Ratings

EPS Growth shows the relative growth of a company's earnings over the last year.

The rise in total monies receivable for goods / services sold before expenses.

1yr EPS Growth
54.78% above the market average54.78% above the market average54.78% above the market average54.78% above the market average54.78% above the market average
75.76% above the sector average75.76% above the sector average75.76% above the sector average75.76% above the sector average75.76% above the sector average
1yr Revenue Growth
49.35% above the market average49.35% above the market average49.35% above the market average49.35% above the market average49.35% above the market average
50.00% above the sector average50.00% above the sector average50.00% above the sector average50.00% above the sector average50.00% above the sector average

Income Ratings

The percentage of the share price that a company pays out as dividends over a year.

The percentage change from the previous year in the dividend paid on each share.

Dividend Yield
88.02% below the market average88.02% below the market average88.02% below the market average88.02% below the market average88.02% below the market average
65.52% below the sector average65.52% below the sector average65.52% below the sector average65.52% below the sector average65.52% below the sector average
1yr DPS Growth
84.28% below the market average84.28% below the market average84.28% below the market average84.28% below the market average84.28% below the market average
85.19% below the sector average85.19% below the sector average85.19% below the sector average85.19% below the sector average85.19% below the sector average

Valuation Ratings

The share price as a ratio of revenue per share.

The share price as a ratio of net asset value.

Price Sales Ratio
4.38% below the market average4.38% below the market average4.38% below the market average4.38% below the market average4.38% below the market average
50.00% above the sector average50.00% above the sector average50.00% above the sector average50.00% above the sector average50.00% above the sector average
Price Book Ratio
44.17% below the market average44.17% below the market average44.17% below the market average44.17% below the market average44.17% below the market average
43.86% below the sector average43.86% below the sector average43.86% below the sector average43.86% below the sector average43.86% below the sector average

Performance Ratings

In percentage total change in share price over 30 days.

In percentage total change in share price over 3 months.

Price Chg 30d
52.78% above the market average52.78% above the market average52.78% above the market average52.78% above the market average52.78% above the market average
45.45% above the sector average45.45% above the sector average45.45% above the sector average45.45% above the sector average45.45% above the sector average
Price Chg 3m
31.29% below the market average31.29% below the market average31.29% below the market average31.29% below the market average31.29% below the market average
9.09% above the sector average9.09% above the sector average9.09% above the sector average9.09% above the sector average9.09% above the sector average

Technical Ratings

The Relative Strength Index measures a share price relative to itself and its recent history.

Momentum is an oscillator that measures the rate of price change.

RSI
11.96% above the market average11.96% above the market average11.96% above the market average11.96% above the market average11.96% above the market average
1.54% above the sector average1.54% above the sector average1.54% above the sector average1.54% above the sector average1.54% above the sector average
Momentum 20
66.03% above the market average66.03% above the market average66.03% above the market average66.03% above the market average66.03% above the market average
66.15% above the sector average66.15% above the sector average66.15% above the sector average66.15% above the sector average66.15% above the sector average

Management Ratings

Operating Margin is profit as a percentage of sales.

Return on capital employed measures the return from invested and borrowed capital.

Operating Margin
20.45% below the market average20.45% below the market average20.45% below the market average20.45% below the market average20.45% below the market average
6.45% above the sector average6.45% above the sector average6.45% above the sector average6.45% above the sector average6.45% above the sector average
ROCE
31.12% above the market average31.12% above the market average31.12% above the market average31.12% above the market average31.12% above the market average
56.25% below the sector average56.25% below the sector average56.25% below the sector average56.25% below the sector average56.25% below the sector average

Profitability Ratings

Earnings per share, the company's profitability expressed on a per share basis.

Analysts' estimates of future EPS for the next 2 years.

EPS
48.51% above the market average48.51% above the market average48.51% above the market average48.51% above the market average48.51% above the market average
61.90% above the sector average61.90% above the sector average61.90% above the sector average61.90% above the sector average61.90% above the sector average
Forecast EPS
57.58% below the market average57.58% below the market average57.58% below the market average57.58% below the market average57.58% below the market average
48.39% below the sector average48.39% below the sector average48.39% below the sector average48.39% below the sector average48.39% below the sector average

Profit/Loss Ratings

Monies produced from sales of goods and services after trade discounts, VAT, etc.

Operating Profit is the profit after deducting operating costs from gross profits.

Turnover
60.45% above the market average60.45% above the market average60.45% above the market average60.45% above the market average60.45% above the market average
74.19% above the sector average74.19% above the sector average74.19% above the sector average74.19% above the sector average74.19% above the sector average
Operating Profit Loss
43.92% above the market average43.92% above the market average43.92% above the market average43.92% above the market average43.92% above the market average
55.56% above the sector average55.56% above the sector average55.56% above the sector average55.56% above the sector average55.56% above the sector average

Balance Sheet Ratings

The difference between current assets and current liabilities.

A current asset representing the company's financial liquidity.

Assets
63.06% above the market average63.06% above the market average63.06% above the market average63.06% above the market average63.06% above the market average
77.78% above the sector average77.78% above the sector average77.78% above the sector average77.78% above the sector average77.78% above the sector average
Cash
73.30% above the market average73.30% above the market average73.30% above the market average73.30% above the market average73.30% above the market average
77.78% above the sector average77.78% above the sector average77.78% above the sector average77.78% above the sector average77.78% above the sector average

Director Deal Ratings

The cumulative amount of stocks sold by company directors over 1 year

The cumulative amount of stocks bought by company directors over 1 year

Sells 1y Not Available
Buys 1y
18.83% above the market average18.83% above the market average18.83% above the market average18.83% above the market average18.83% above the market average
6.67% above the sector average6.67% above the sector average6.67% above the sector average6.67% above the sector average6.67% above the sector average

Broker Ratings

The percentage of stockbrokers that rate the company as a Buy

The percentage of stockbrokers that rate the company as a Hold

Brokers Percent Buy
61.74% below the market average61.74% below the market average61.74% below the market average61.74% below the market average61.74% below the market average
61.54% below the sector average61.54% below the sector average61.54% below the sector average61.54% below the sector average61.54% below the sector average
Brokers Percent Neutral
52.17% above the market average52.17% above the market average52.17% above the market average52.17% above the market average52.17% above the market average
69.23% above the sector average69.23% above the sector average69.23% above the sector average69.23% above the sector average69.23% above the sector average

Note 1: Prices and trades are provided by Digital Look Corporate Solutions and are delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Note 2: RiskGrade figures are provided by RiskMetrics.

 

Ascential Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 275.00p
Change Today -4.60p
% Change -1.65 %
52 Week High 421.20
52 Week Low 176.50
Volume 815,585
Shares Issued 402.77m
Market Cap £1,107.62m
RiskGrade 378

Ascential Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
90.54% below the market average90.54% below the market average90.54% below the market average90.54% below the market average90.54% below the market average
90.48% below the sector average90.48% below the sector average90.48% below the sector average90.48% below the sector average90.48% below the sector average
Price Trend
30.97% below the market average30.97% below the market average30.97% below the market average30.97% below the market average30.97% below the market average
24.24% above the sector average24.24% above the sector average24.24% above the sector average24.24% above the sector average24.24% above the sector average
Income
79.92% below the market average79.92% below the market average79.92% below the market average79.92% below the market average79.92% below the market average
67.74% below the sector average67.74% below the sector average67.74% below the sector average67.74% below the sector average67.74% below the sector average
Growth
6.27% below the market average6.27% below the market average6.27% below the market average6.27% below the market average6.27% below the market average
1.64% above the sector average1.64% above the sector average1.64% above the sector average1.64% above the sector average1.64% above the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 6
Buy 0
Neutral 7
Sell 0
Strong Sell 0
Total 13
buy
Broker recommendations should not be taken as investment advice, and are provided by the authorised brokers listed on this page.

Ascential Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Interim Final
Ex-Div 29-Aug-19 16-May-19
Paid 27-Sep-19 14-Jun-19
Amount 1.80p 3.90p

Trades for 02-Jun-2020

Time Volume / Share Price
16:37 58,376 @ 275.00p
16:37 6,624 @ 275.00p
16:35 231,177 @ 275.00p
16:29 8 @ 274.00p
16:29 8 @ 274.80p

Ascential Key Personnel

Chair Scott Forbes
CEO Duncan Painter
CFO Mandy Gradden

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