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Current Price 388.20p Bid 387.10p Ask 387.50p Change 1.18%
Last Updated: 18/02/2019 11:56. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Playtech Limited is a market leader in the gambling and financial trading industries. Founded in 1999 and listed on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange. Playtech is the gambling industry's leading technology company delivering business intelligence driven gambling software, services, content and platform technology across the industry's most popular product verticals, including, casino, live casino, sports betting, virtual sports, bingo and poker. It is the pioneer of omni-channel gambling technology through its integrated platform technology, Playtech ONE. Playtech ONE delivers data driven marketing expertise, single wallet functionality, CRM and responsible gambling solutions across one single platform across product verticals and across retail and online. Playtech partners with and invests in the leading brands in regulated and newly regulated markets to deliver its data driven gambling technology across the retail and online value chain. Playtech provides its technology on a B2B basis to the industry's leading retail and online operators, land-based casino groups and government sponsored entities such as lotteries. As of June 2018, through the acquisition of Snaitech, Playtech directly owns and operates the leading sports betting and gaming brand in online and retail in Italy, Snai. Snaitech operates a B2B2C model as a service provider to franchisees in the retail market while operating the leading brand, Snai directly online as a B2C business.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/12/2017

Turnover
£807.12m
Operating Profit
£293.17m
Dividend Yield
7.73
Dividend Per Share
36.00
Dividend Cover
2.19
P/E Ratio
4.85

Key Personnel

Moran Weizer
Chief Executive Officer
Andrew Smith
Chief Financial Officer
Alan Marchant Jackson
Non-Executive Chairman
Susan Elisabeth Ball
Non-Executive Director
Claire Milne
Non-Executive Director
Andrew Gerald Thomas
Non-Executive Director
John Ellis Jackson
Non-Executive Director
Ian Richard Penrose
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
PTEC
ISIN
IM00B7S9G985
Shares in Issue
317,344,603
Market cap
£1,214.80m

Analyst Views (5)

Strong Buy
 
20.00%
Buy
 
0.00%
Hold
 
80.00%
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
387.30p
Bid Price
387.10p
Ask Price
387.50p
Volume
290762
Change Today
4.50p
% Change Today
1.18%
Open
383.90p
Previous Close
382.80p
Intraday High
389.50p
Intraday Low
379.50p
52 Week High
840.80p
52 Week Low
357.10p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Playtech Intra-day Chart

Playtech News

News in this section is provided by AJ Bell

Broker Forecast - Morgan Stanley issues a broker note on Playtech Ltd 08 Feb 2019 | 10:00 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Playtech Ltd 17 Jan 2019 | 12:20 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Playtech Ltd 09 Jan 2019 | 11:50 Weak sterling lifts FTSE but global stocks remain under pressure 02 Jan 2019 | 16:37 FTSE struggles to gain momentum amid mining slump 02 Jan 2019 | 11:56 FTSE starts new year on the back foot amid weak Chinese data 02 Jan 2019 | 08:50 Playtech to pay €28m additional tax to Israeli tax authorities 02 Jan 2019 | 07:14 FTSE closes at near one-year low on global concerns 24 Dec 2018 | 12:38 Trade war concerns and partial US government shutdown hit FTSE 24 Dec 2018 | 08:54 Playtech reveals Italian legislation is forecast to hit earnings by €20m to €25m 24 Dec 2018 | 07:22 Director Deals - Playtech Ltd (PTEC) 15 Nov 2018 | 17:45 UK stocks open 0.2% stronger as pound slumps 12 Nov 2018 | 09:05 Playtech sticks to annual guidance amid 'good' growth outside Asia 12 Nov 2018 | 07:16 Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on Playtech Ltd 30 Oct 2018 | 11:20 Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on Playtech Ltd 23 Oct 2018 | 10:50 Global markets stall on re-ignited trade war fears 07 Sep 2018 | 16:51 FTSE falls on retreating banks and miners 07 Sep 2018 | 11:58 UK stocks open slightly lower; IAG hit by British Airways hacking 07 Sep 2018 | 08:43 Playtech sells 10% Plus500 stake for £176m 07 Sep 2018 | 07:05 Broker Forecast - Citigroup issues a broker note on Playtech Ltd 24 Aug 2018 | 08:30 Miners and utilities drag FTSE lower 23 Aug 2018 | 16:51 FTSE flat as weak miners and utilities threaten to offset gains in oil majors 23 Aug 2018 | 11:51 UK stocks edge higher on political uncertainty in the US 23 Aug 2018 | 09:03 Playtech sees H1 profits plummet 34% on "disappointing" Asian market 23 Aug 2018 | 08:20 Global markets fall into the red as trade war concerns spread 11 Jul 2018 | 16:50 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Playtech Ltd 10 Jul 2018 | 08:30 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Playtech Ltd 09 Jul 2018 | 13:20 Director Deals - Playtech Ltd (PTEC) 06 Jul 2018 | 09:00 Director Deals - Playtech Ltd (PTEC) 06 Jul 2018 | 09:00 Director Deals - Playtech Ltd (PTEC) 06 Jul 2018 | 09:00

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Tangible Assets
80.0
72.9
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
1,051.2
1,014.6
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
438.6
296.2
Total Non-Current Assets
1,569.8
1,383.7
Inventory
0.0
0.0
Trade & Receivables
200.5
147.7
Cash & Receivables
584.0
544.8
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
0.0
0.0
Total Assets
2,354.3
2,076.3

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Short Term Liabilities
547.9
260.2
Long Term Liabilities
447.9
716.3
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
995.8
976.5

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Net Assets
1,358.5
1,099.7

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Share Capital
627.8
627.8
Minority Interests
14.2
21.7
Retained Earnings
649.5
498.9
Share Premium Account
0.0
0.0
Other Equity
67.0
-48.6
Total Equity
1,358.5
1,099.7

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Cashflow from Operating Activities
306.7
251.4
Cashflow Before Financing
166.5
31.7
Increase / Decrease in Cash
58.8
-268.4

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Turnover
807.1
708.6
Cost of Sales
0.0
0.0
Gross Profit
0.0
0.0
Operating Profit
293.2
291.9
Pre-Tax Profit
266.6
200.3
Profit / Loss for the Year
249.1
194.0

Dividend History

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H1 Dividend
20 Sep 2018
23 Oct 2018
H2 Dividend
03 May 2018
01 Jun 2018
H1 Dividend
21 Sep 2017
24 Oct 2017
H2 Dividend
04 May 2017
02 Jun 2017
Special Dividend
03 Nov 2016
06 Dec 2016
H1 Dividend
22 Sep 2016
25 Oct 2016
H2 Dividend
05 May 2016
03 Jun 2016
H1 Dividend
24 Sep 2015
26 Oct 2015
H2 Dividend
07 May 2015
05 Jun 2015
H1 Dividend
24 Sep 2014
27 Oct 2014
Special Dividend
26 Feb 2014
11 Mar 2014
H2 Dividend
26 Feb 2014
23 May 2014
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