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Current Price 776.33p Bid 781.80p Ask 782.20p Change 4.04%
Last Updated: 23/02/2018 19:56. 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 has more than 5,000 employees in 17 countries. Playtech is the gambling industry's leading software and services supplier with more than 140 licensees globally, including many of the world's leading regulated online, retail and mobile operators, land-based casino groups, government sponsored entities such as lotteries, and new entrants opening operations in newly-regulated markets. Its business intelligence-driven gambling software offering includes casino, live casino, bingo, poker and sports betting. It is the pioneer of Omni-channel gambling which, through Playtech ONE, offers operators and their customers, a seamless, anytime, anywhere experience across any product, any channel (online, mobile, retail) and any device using a single account and single wallet. It provides marketing expertise, sophisticated CRM solutions and other services for operators seeking a full turnkey solution. Playtech's Financials division operates both on a B2C and B2B basis. Its B2C focused offering is an established and growing online CFDs broker, operating the brand markets.com. Its B2B offering includes the division's proprietary trading platform, CRM and back-office systems, as well as its liquidity technology platform which provides retail brokers with multi-asset execution, prime brokerage services, liquidity and complementary risk management tools.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/12/2016

Turnover
£708.56m
Operating Profit
£291.85m
Dividend Yield
3.59
Dividend Per Share
32.70
Dividend Cover
1.82
P/E Ratio
12.61

Key Personnel

Moran Weizer
Chief Executive Officer
Andrew Smith
Chief Financial Officer
Alan Marchant Jackson
Non-Executive Chairman
Claire Milne
Non-Executive Director
John Ellis Jackson
Non-Executive Director
Paul William Hewitt
Non-Executive Director
Andrew Gerald Thomas
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
PTEC
ISIN
IM00B7S9G985
Shares in Issue
317,344,603
Market cap
£2,457.52m

Analyst Views (7)

Strong Buy
 
71.43%
Buy
 
14.29%
Hold
 
14.29%
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
782.20p
Bid Price
781.80p
Ask Price
782.20p
Volume
5201932
Change Today
30.40p
% Change Today
4.04%
Open
755.60p
Previous Close
782.20p
Intraday High
782.20p
Intraday Low
739.40p
52 Week High
1020.00p
52 Week Low
737.00p
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 MoneyAM

Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Playtech Ltd 23 Feb 2018 | 10:20 Broker Forecast - Morgan Stanley issues a broker note on Playtech Ltd 23 Feb 2018 | 09:40 FTSE slips on US rate hike fears 22 Feb 2018 | 08:51 Playtech revenue up but EBITDA held back by Sun Bingo issues 22 Feb 2018 | 07:31 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Playtech Ltd 07 Feb 2018 | 09:50 Playtech proposes corporate re-organisation of PBS division 20 Dec 2017 | 07:44 Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on Playtech Ltd 05 Dec 2017 | 12:40 Playtech hosts analyst and investor event 14 Nov 2017 | 13:01 Broker Forecast - Morgan Stanley issues a broker note on Playtech Ltd 03 Nov 2017 | 11:20 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Playtech Ltd 03 Nov 2017 | 08:20 Playtech results to be below expectations 02 Nov 2017 | 09:11 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Playtech Ltd 30 Aug 2017 | 11:00 Broker Forecast - Citigroup issues a broker note on Playtech Ltd 25 Aug 2017 | 10:30 Dixons Carphone struggles as housebuilders rally 24 Aug 2017 | 11:59 Dixons Carphone shares plummet on profit warning 24 Aug 2017 | 09:00 Playtech sales rise 24 Aug 2017 | 07:54 WPP full year downgrade looms over FTSE 100 23 Aug 2017 | 11:56 FTSE flat as WPP cuts forecasts and housebuilders fall 23 Aug 2017 | 09:14 Playtech to acquire specific assets from ACM 23 Aug 2017 | 07:52 Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on Playtech Ltd 14 Aug 2017 | 08:00 Broker Forecast - Morgan Stanley issues a broker note on Playtech Ltd 17 Jul 2017 | 10:10 FLASH: Playtech updates on secondary placing 27 Jun 2017 | 07:03 Playtech delivering strong performance in 2017 17 May 2017 | 07:23 FLASH: Playtech delivering strong performance in 2017 17 May 2017 | 07:02 Playtech notes Brickington's partial stake sale 15 Mar 2017 | 07:27 FLASH: Playtech notes variation in Brickington lock-up arrangement 15 Mar 2017 | 07:14

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2016
31 Dec 2015
Tangible Assets
72.9
51.3
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
1,014.6
750.9
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
296.2
309.7
Total Non-Current Assets
1,383.7
1,111.9
Inventory
0.0
0.0
Trade & Receivables
147.7
102.4
Cash & Receivables
544.8
857.9
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
0.0
0.0
Total Assets
2,076.3
2,072.3

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2016
31 Dec 2015
Short Term Liabilities
260.2
195.3
Long Term Liabilities
716.3
616.2
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
976.5
811.6

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2016
31 Dec 2015
Net Assets
1,099.7
1,260.7

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2016
31 Dec 2015
Share Capital
627.8
628.2
Minority Interests
21.7
7.3
Retained Earnings
498.9
592.1
Share Premium Account
0.0
0.0
Other Equity
-48.6
33.1
Total Equity
1,099.7
1,260.7

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2016
31 Dec 2015
Cashflow from Operating Activities
251.4
201.9
Cashflow Before Financing
31.7
-279.6
Increase / Decrease in Cash
-268.4
155.0

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2016
31 Dec 2015
Turnover
708.6
630.1
Cost of Sales
0.0
0.0
Gross Profit
0.0
0.0
Operating Profit
291.9
234.0
Pre-Tax Profit
200.3
142.0
Profit / Loss for the Year
194.0
136.3

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
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
H1 Dividend
25 Sep 2013
28 Oct 2013
H2 Dividend
24 Apr 2013
24 May 2013
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