Ascential (ASCL)

Sector:

Media

Index:

FTSE 250

342.00p
   
  • Change Today:
      5.80p
  • 52 Week High: 411.00
  • 52 Week Low: 319.00
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 402.81m
  • Volume: 724,258
  • Market Cap: 1,377.60m
  • RiskGrade: 133
  • Beta: 0.66

Financial Analysis

Select chart: EPS | Dividend | Revenue

Latest Interim/Quarterly

Period Ending Period Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS Dividend
30-Jun-19 Interim 236.20 30.50 (6.30)p 1.80p

Key Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-14 312.70 (5.40) 4.95p n/a n/a n/a n/a 0.0%
31-Dec-15 319.10 8.40 4.03p n/a n/a -19% n/a 0.0%
31-Dec-16 299.60 (1.80) 14.90p 18.1 0.1 +270% 4.70p 1.7%
31-Dec-17 292.90 19.90 13.70p 28.1 n/a -8% 5.60p 1.5%
31-Dec-18 348.50 28.90 15.50p 24.3 1.9 +13% 5.80p 1.5%

a. Based on UK GAAP presentation of accounts - includes discontinued activities

Forecasts

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-19 411.49 92.87 17.39p 19.7 1.6 +12% 6.21p 1.8%
31-Dec-20 446.83 104.60 19.43p 17.6 1.5 +12% 6.82p 2.0%

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Price / Earnings Data

5 Yr High 5 Yr Low 5 Yr Avg Curr / Avg
Latest 24.32 n/a n/a 0

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.

Note 3: Above ratios are on a 'per annum' basis, adjusted for corporate actions and based on the fundamentals of the primary listed security.

Note 4: Under IFRS, all figures are based on 'Continuing' operations unless otherwise stated.

Note 5: In the case of dual listed securities, broker recommendations and forecasts relate to the primary listing.

Note 6: Forecast figures based on normalised accounts.

 

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Ascential Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 342.00p
Change Today 5.80p
% Change 1.73 %
52 Week High 411.00
52 Week Low 319.00
Volume 724,258
Shares Issued 402.81m
Market Cap 1,377.60m
Beta 0.66
RiskGrade 133

Ascential Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
83.29% below the market average83.29% below the market average83.29% below the market average83.29% below the market average83.29% below the market average
76.67% below the sector average76.67% below the sector average76.67% below the sector average76.67% below the sector average76.67% below the sector average
Price Trend
34.34% below the market average34.34% below the market average34.34% below the market average34.34% below the market average34.34% below the market average
10.45% below the sector average10.45% below the sector average10.45% below the sector average10.45% below the sector average10.45% below the sector average
Income
74.25% below the market average74.25% below the market average74.25% below the market average74.25% below the market average74.25% below the market average
68.75% below the sector average68.75% below the sector average68.75% below the sector average68.75% below the sector average68.75% below the sector average
Growth
37.68% above the market average37.68% above the market average37.68% above the market average37.68% above the market average37.68% above the market average
41.94% above the sector average41.94% above the sector average41.94% above the sector average41.94% above the sector average41.94% above the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 8
Buy 0
Neutral 2
Sell 0
Strong Sell 0
Total 10
strong_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 09-Dec-2019

Time Volume / Share Price
16:35 1,030 @ 342.00p
16:35 5,000 @ 342.00p
16:35 10,000 @ 342.00p
16:35 451,487 @ 342.00p
16:29 384 @ 339.40p

Ascential Key Personnel

Chair Scott Forbes
CEO Duncan Painter
CFO Mandy Gradden

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