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Current Price 1380.00p Bid 1326.00p Ask 1388.00p Change 6.15%
Last Updated: 30/05/2020 17:40. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Future is a global platform for specialist media with scalable, diversified brands. We connect people to their passions through the high-quality content we create, the innovative technology we pioneer and the engaging experiences we deliver.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 30/09/2019

Revenue
£221.50m
Operating Profit/Loss
£26.70m
Dividend yield (%)
0.10
Total dividend for year
1.0000p
Dividend cover
50.10
P/E Ratio
24.50

Key Personnel

Ms Penny Ladkin-Brand
CFO and Company Secretary
Mr Richard N L Huntingford
Chairman
Ms Zillah Byng-Thorne
Chief Executive Officer
Mr Hugo Drayton
Independent Non-Executive Director
Mr Meredith Amdur
Independent Non-Executive Director
Mr Alan Newman
Non-Executive Director
Mr Rob Hattrell
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
FUTR
ISIN
GB00BYZN9041
Shares in Issue
98.01m
Market cap
£1,352.60m
Sector

Analyst Views (2)

Strong Buy
 
0%
Buy
 
100.00%
Hold
 
0%
Sell
 
0%
Strong Sell
 
0%
This information is provided by Web Financial Group (UK) Limited. It is subject to change without notice and doesn't reflect view held by Redmayne Bentley and is not advice.

Price Summary

Mid Price
1,380.00p
Bid Price
1,326.00p
Ask Price
1,388.00p
Volume
1,300,981
Change Today
80.00p
% Change Today
6.15%
Open
1,338.00p
Previous Close
1,380.00p
Intraday High
1,400.00p
Intraday Low
1,290.28p
52 Week High
1,572.00p
52 Week Low
600.00p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Income Statement

Year End Date
30 Sep 2019
30 Sep 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Continuing Operations
Revenue
221.50
130.10
Operating Profit/Loss
26.70
5.30
Net Interest
-14.20
-0.90
Pre-Tax Profit
12.70
4.40
Profit After Tax from continuing operations
8.10
2.90
Discontinued Operations
Profit After Tax
n/a
n/a
Profit/Loss for the Year
8.10
2.90
Attributable to:
Equity Holders of Parent Company
8.10
2.90
Minority Interests
n/a
n/a
Total Dividend Paid
1.0000p
0.5000p
Retained Profit/(Loss) for the Financial Year
n/a
n/a

Earnings per Share

Year End Date
30 Sep 2019
30 Sep 2018
Basic
9.90p
5.10p
Diluted
9.30p
4.70p
Adjusted
50.10p
26.20p
Dividend per Share
1.0000p
0.5000p

Assets

Year End Date
30 Sep 2019
30 Sep 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Non-Current Assets
Property, Plant & Equipment
2.50
1.70
Intangible Assets
329.00
203.40
Investment Properties
n/a
n/a
Investments
0.20
0.20
Other Financial Assets
n/a
n/a
Other Non-Current Assets
3.70
5.30
Current Assets
Inventories
n/a
n/a
Trade & Other Receivables
41.90
37.60
Cash at Bank & In Hand
6.60
6.40
Current Asset Investments
n/a
n/a
Other Current Assets
2.50
0.10
Other Assets
n/a
n/a
Total Assets
386.40
254.70

Liabilities

Year End Date
30 Sep 2019
30 Sep 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Current Liabilities
Borrowings
4.30
8.50
Other Current Liabilities
112.30
49.50
Total Current Liabilities
116.60
58.00
Non-Current Liabilities
Borrowings
42.60
15.70
Provisions
2.50
7.90
Other Non-Current Liabilities
11.30
0.50
Total Non-Current Liabilities
56.40
24.10
Other Liabilities
n/a
n/a
Total Liabilities
173.00
82.10

Net Assets

Year End Date
30 Sep 2019
30 Sep 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Net Assets
213.40
172.60

Capital & Reserves

Year End Date
30 Sep 2019
30 Sep 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Share Capital
12.50
12.20
Share Premium Account
97.20
97.20
Other Reserves
140.10
124.60
Retained Earnings
-36.40
-61.40
Shareholders Funds
213.40
172.60
Minority Interests/Other Equity
n/a
n/a
Total Equity
213.40
172.60

Dividend History

Type
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
Payment
Final
16 Jan 2020
14 Feb 2020
1.00p
Final
17 Jan 2019
15 Feb 2019
0.50p

Dividend Metrics

Year End Date
30 Sep 2019
30 Sep 2018
Dividend growth
100.00%
n/a%
Dividend yield
0.10%
0.10%
Dividend cover
50.10
52.40
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