Ascential (ASCL)

Sector:

Media

Index:

FTSE 250

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 352.00p
   
  • Change Today:
      0.000p
  • 52 Week High: 386.00
  • 52 Week Low: 263.00
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 400.57m
  • Volume: 0
  • Market Cap: 1,410.01m
  • RiskGrade: 107

Ascential Overview

Ascential is a business-to-business media business specialising in exhibitions & festivals and information services. It organises large scale exhibitions, congresses and festivals where customers come together to form business relationships and transact. In Information Services, it provides high quality, industry-specific business intelligence and forecasting via digital subscription products.

1 Day Chart (23-11-2017)

6 Month Chart

Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 1.3% 1.7%
Div Cover 3.6 3.0
Op Mrgn 10.7% 22.5%
ROCE 115.5%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 20.6 19.8
PEG 0.1 6.7
Pr/Revenue 4.7 3.8
Pr/Book 3.9  
Latest F'cast
Revenue -6.1% 25.5%
PBT n/a n/a
EPS 324.3% 2.9%
DPS n/a 26.7%

Ascential 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) 17.10p 15.8 0.0 +324% 4.70p 1.7%

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

Ascential Forecasts

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-17 375.98 84.54 17.59p 20.0 6.9 +3% 5.95p 1.7%
31-Dec-18 411.16 94.51 19.28p 18.3 1.9 +10% 6.65p 1.9%

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Ascential Company Announcements

Holding(s) in Company 21-Nov-2017 18:00 RNS
Holding(s) in Company 21-Nov-2017 18:00 RNS
Capital Markets Event and Trading Update 14-Nov-2017 07:00 RNS

Latest Ascential Director Deals

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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.

 

Ascential Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 352.00p
Change Today 0.000p
% Change 0.00 %
52 Week High 386.00
52 Week Low 263.00
Volume 0
Shares Issued 400.57m
Market Cap 1,410.01m
RiskGrade 107

Ascential Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
87.96% below the market average87.96% below the market average87.96% below the market average87.96% below the market average87.96% below the market average
82.09% below the sector average82.09% below the sector average82.09% below the sector average82.09% below the sector average82.09% below the sector average
Price Trend
30.20% above the market average30.20% above the market average30.20% above the market average30.20% above the market average30.20% above the market average
15.07% above the sector average15.07% above the sector average15.07% above the sector average15.07% above the sector average15.07% above the sector average
Income
62.56% below the market average62.56% below the market average62.56% below the market average62.56% below the market average62.56% below the market average
40% below the sector average40% below the sector average40% below the sector average40% below the sector average40% below the sector average
Growth
15.82% above the market average15.82% above the market average15.82% above the market average15.82% above the market average15.82% above the market average
8.57% above the sector average8.57% above the sector average8.57% above the sector average8.57% above the sector average8.57% above the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 4
Buy 1
Neutral 1
Sell 1
Strong Sell 1
Total 8
buy
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Ascential Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Interim Final
Ex-Div 31-Aug-17 18-May-17
Paid 29-Sep-17 15-Jun-17
Amount 1.80p 3.20p

Trades for --2017

Time Volume / Share Price
0 @ 0.000p

Ascential Key Personnel

Chair Scott Forbes
CEO Duncan Painter
CFO Mandy Gradden

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