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William Hill

Current Price 271.70p Bid 271.70p Ask 271.90p Change 0.00%
Last Updated: 24/09/2021 10:05. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

UK bookmaker William Hill was founded in 1934, and now has a chain of nearly 1,600 betting shops. The bookie operates in all sports including football, greyhound races and horses and is said to be the biggest telephone betting group in the world.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 29/12/2020

Revenue
£1,324.30m
Operating Profit/Loss
£80.00m
Dividend yield (%)
n/a
Total dividend for year
n/ap
Dividend cover
n/a
P/E Ratio
117.30

Key Personnel

Mr Roger Devlin
Chairman
Mr Ulrik Bengtsson
Chief Executive Officer
Mr Simon Callander
Company Secretary
Mr Matthew Ashley
Executive Director
Mr Gordon Wilson
Independent Non-Executive Director
Mr Mark Brooker
Independent Non-Executive Director
Mr Robin Terrell
Independent Non-Executive Director
Ms Jane Hanson
Independent Non-Executive Director
Ms Lynne Weedall
Independent Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
WMHL
ISIN
GB0031698896
Shares in Issue
884.55m
Market cap
£2,403.31m

Analyst Views (6)

Strong Buy
 
0%
Buy
 
16.67%
Hold
 
83.33%
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 the views held by Redmayne Bentley and is not advice.

Price Summary

Mid Price
271.70p
Bid Price
271.70p
Ask Price
271.90p
Volume
0
Change Today
0.00p
% Change Today
0.00%
Open
272.30p
Previous Close
271.70p
Intraday High
271.70p
Intraday Low
271.70p
52 Week High
309.00p
52 Week Low
219.70p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Income Statement

Year End Date
29 Dec 2020
31 Dec 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Continuing Operations
Revenue
1,324.30
1,581.70
Operating Profit/Loss
80.00
12.00
Net Interest
-29.30
-50.50
Pre-Tax Profit
51.00
-37.60
Profit After Tax from continuing operations
51.00
-27.00
Discontinued Operations
Profit After Tax
n/a
n/a
Profit/Loss for the Year
51.00
-27.00
Attributable to:
Equity Holders of Parent Company
59.70
-26.90
Minority Interests
-8.70
-0.10
Total Dividend Paid
n/ap
n/ap
Retained Profit/(Loss) for the Financial Year
n/a
n/a

Earnings per Share

Year End Date
29 Dec 2020
31 Dec 2019
Basic
6.20p
-3.10p
Diluted
6.10p
-3.10p
Adjusted
2.30p
10.70p
Dividend per Share
n/ap
n/ap

Assets

Year End Date
29 Dec 2020
31 Dec 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Non-Current Assets
Property, Plant & Equipment
235.10
265.00
Intangible Assets
974.60
1,095.90
Investment Properties
n/a
n/a
Investments
28.50
24.90
Other Financial Assets
n/a
n/a
Other Non-Current Assets
104.40
101.80
Current Assets
Inventories
n/a
n/a
Trade & Other Receivables
63.50
45.00
Cash at Bank & In Hand
722.60
459.40
Current Asset Investments
n/a
n/a
Other Current Assets
9.20
12.50
Other Assets
n/a
n/a
Total Assets
2,137.90
2,004.50

Liabilities

Year End Date
29 Dec 2020
31 Dec 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Current Liabilities
Borrowings
36.50
240.70
Other Current Liabilities
648.10
541.50
Total Current Liabilities
684.60
782.20
Non-Current Liabilities
Borrowings
783.80
819.20
Provisions
70.20
82.90
Other Non-Current Liabilities
n/a
n/a
Total Non-Current Liabilities
854.00
902.10
Other Liabilities
n/a
n/a
Total Liabilities
1,538.60
1,684.30

Net Assets

Year End Date
29 Dec 2020
31 Dec 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Net Assets
599.30
320.20

Capital & Reserves

Year End Date
29 Dec 2020
31 Dec 2019
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Share Capital
107.50
90.00
Share Premium Account
716.60
709.90
Other Reserves
104.50
-103.70
Retained Earnings
-326.90
-383.30
Shareholders Funds
601.70
312.90
Minority Interests/Other Equity
-2.40
7.30
Total Equity
599.30
320.20

Dividend History

Type
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
Payment
Interim
24 Oct 2019
28 Nov 2019
2.66p
Final
25 Apr 2019
06 Jun 2019
7.74p
Interim
25 Oct 2018
28 Nov 2018
4.26p
Final
26 Apr 2018
07 Jun 2018
8.94p
Interim
26 Oct 2017
30 Nov 2017
4.26p
Final
27 Apr 2017
08 Jun 2017
8.40p
Interim
20 Oct 2016
02 Dec 2016
4.10p
Interim
22 Oct 2015
04 Dec 2015
4.10p
2nd Interim
10 Mar 2010
01 Apr 2010
5.00p
2nd Interim
10 Mar 2010
01 Apr 2010
5.00p

Dividend Metrics

Year End Date
29 Dec 2020
31 Dec 2019
Dividend growth
n/a%
-77.83%
Dividend yield
n/a%
1.40%
Dividend cover
n/a
4.02


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