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Entertainment One Group

Current Price 354.60p Bid 355.80p Ask 356.20p Change -0.72%
Last Updated: 19/08/2018 18:52. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Entertainment One Ltd (formerly known as Earl Street Capital Ltd) is a global independent studio that specialises in the development, acquisition, production, financing, distribution and sales of entertainment content. The Company's diversified expertise spans across film, television and music production and sales, family programming, merchandising and licensing, and digital content. Through its global reach and expansive scale, powered by deep local market knowledge, the Company delivers the best content to the world. Entertainment One's robust network includes film and television studio The Mark Gordon Company; content creation venture Amblin Partners with Steven Spielberg, DreamWorks Studios, Participant Media, and Reliance Entertainment; newly-launched MAKEREADY with Brad Weston; leading feature film production and global sales company Sierra Pictures; unscripted television production company Renegade 83; world-class music labels Dualtone Music Group and Last Gang; and award-winning digital agency Secret Location.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/03/2018

Turnover
£1,044.50m
Operating Profit
£114.40m
Dividend Yield
0.39
Dividend Per Share
1.40
Dividend Cover
10.57
P/E Ratio
24.24

Key Personnel

Darren Denis Throop
Chief Executive Officer
Margaret O'Brien
Executive Director
Allan Leslie Leighton
Non-Executive Chairman
R Scott Lawrence
Non-Executive Director
Mark William Opzoomer
Non-Executive Director
Mitzi Reaugh
Non-Executive Director
Linda D Robinson
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
ETO
ISIN
CA29382B1022
Shares in Issue
462,831,575
Market cap
£1,660.64m
Sector

Analyst Views (4)

Strong Buy
 
50.00%
Buy
 
25.00%
Hold
 
25.00%
Sell
 
0.00%
Strong Sell
 
0.00%
The above information represents a selection of the views published in the last 120 days by analysts. It is subject to change without notice and doesn't reflect view held by Redmayne Bentley and is not advice.

Price Summary

Mid Price
356.20p
Bid Price
355.80p
Ask Price
356.20p
Volume
830663
Change Today
-2.60p
% Change Today
-0.72%
Open
363.80p
Previous Close
356.20p
Intraday High
363.80p
Intraday Low
351.80p
52 Week High
394.80p
52 Week Low
231.00p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Entertainment One Group Intra-day Chart

Entertainment One Group News

News in this section is provided by MoneyAM

Entertainment One purchases remaining stake in Sierra Pictures 03 Jul 2018 | 07:16 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Entertainment One Group 26 Jun 2018 | 09:20 Director Deals - Entertainment One Group (ETO) 30 May 2018 | 09:00 Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Entertainment One Group 22 May 2018 | 10:20 Peppa Pig saves Entertainment One's bacon 22 May 2018 | 08:47 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Entertainment One Group 04 May 2018 | 08:20 Falling miners push FTSE lower 09 Apr 2018 | 11:58 Entertainment One buys 70% stake in Whizz Kid for £6.9m 09 Apr 2018 | 09:28 Optimism over US-⁠Chinese relations lifts FTSE 09 Apr 2018 | 09:05 FTSE hit on renewed trade tensions between US and China 04 Apr 2018 | 11:43 Entertainment One sees strong Family and TV performance 04 Apr 2018 | 07:28 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Entertainment One Group 27 Mar 2018 | 10:20 Director Deals - Entertainment One Group (ETO) 15 Feb 2018 | 09:00 Entertainment One prices £70m senior note offering 09 Feb 2018 | 14:01 Broker Forecast - Citigroup issues a broker note on Entertainment One Group 30 Jan 2018 | 09:00 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Entertainment One Group 17 Jan 2018 | 10:20 FTSE breaks new record on final day of trading in 2017 29 Dec 2017 | 12:01 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Entertainment One Group 22 Nov 2017 | 10:00 FTSE chases US market higher 21 Nov 2017 | 16:55 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Entertainment One Group 21 Nov 2017 | 10:40 Entertainment One adjusted pre-tax profits up 53% 21 Nov 2017 | 09:18 Broker Forecast - Citigroup issues a broker note on Entertainment One Group 31 Oct 2017 | 12:00 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Entertainment One Group 06 Oct 2017 | 08:50 Director Deals - Entertainment One Group (ETO) 28 Sep 2017 | 15:05 Entertainment One resolutions passed at AGM 28 Sep 2017 | 09:18 Banks bolster FTSE 100 27 Sep 2017 | 16:56 Rally in financial stocks pushes FTSE 100 higher 27 Sep 2017 | 11:47 Entertainment One on track 27 Sep 2017 | 09:43

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2018
31 Mar 2017
Tangible Assets
10.6
11.9
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
624.1
709.8
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
302.4
251.0
Total Non-Current Assets
937.1
972.7
Inventory
39.6
48.6
Trade & Receivables
481.5
464.4
Cash & Receivables
119.2
133.4
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
258.8
281.9
Total Assets
1,836.2
1,901.0

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2018
31 Mar 2017
Short Term Liabilities
605.2
679.9
Long Term Liabilities
525.0
464.1
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
1,130.2
1,144.0

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2018
31 Mar 2017
Net Assets
706.0
757.0

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2018
31 Mar 2017
Share Capital
594.8
505.3
Minority Interests
48.1
86.2
Retained Earnings
58.4
109.9
Share Premium Account
0.0
0.0
Other Equity
4.7
55.6
Total Equity
706.0
757.0

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2018
31 Mar 2017
Cashflow from Operating Activities
14.9
34.0
Cashflow Before Financing
-106.8
22.7
Increase / Decrease in Cash
0.3
33.2

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2018
31 Mar 2017
Turnover
1,044.5
1,082.7
Cost of Sales
733.6
795.4
Gross Profit
310.9
287.3
Operating Profit
114.4
61.3
Pre-Tax Profit
77.6
37.2
Profit / Loss for the Year
78.2
24.9

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H2 Dividend
05 Jul 2018
07 Sep 2018
H2 Dividend
06 Jul 2017
08 Sep 2017
H2 Dividend
07 Jul 2016
09 Sep 2016
H2 Dividend
09 Jul 2015
10 Sep 2015
H2 Dividend
09 Jul 2014
09 Sep 2014
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