LON:ASCL - Ascential Stock Price, News & Analysis

GBX 370.40
-6.60 (-1.75 %)
(As of 08/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
369.40
Now: GBX 370.40
380.40
50-Day Range
347.60
MA: GBX 373.44
399.40
52-Week Range
335.60
Now: GBX 370.40
439.80
Volume497,602 shs
Average Volume1.06 million shs
Market Capitalization£1.49 billion
P/E Ratio7.35
Dividend Yield1.57%
BetaN/A
Ascential plc provides business-to-business information services for product design, marketing, sales, and built environment and policy in the United Kingdom and internationally. It offers industry-specific business intelligence, insights, and forecasting through data and digital subscription tools. The company was formerly known as Trident Floatco PLC and changed its name to Ascential plc in January 2016. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Marketing Services
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Cyclical
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+44-20-75165000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£395.80 million
Cash FlowGBX 47.16 per share
Book ValueGBX 138.70 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees1,644
Market Cap£1.49 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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Ascential (LON:ASCL) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ascential's stock symbol?

Ascential trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "ASCL."

How often does Ascential pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Ascential?

Ascential announced a dividend on Monday, July 22nd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 29th will be given a dividend of GBX 1.80 per share on Friday, September 27th. This represents a yield of 0.45%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 29th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Ascential's Dividend History.

What price target have analysts set for ASCL?

11 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Ascential's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 395 to GBX 570. On average, they anticipate Ascential's share price to reach GBX 468.33 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 26.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Ascential.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Ascential?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ascential in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Ascential.

Has Ascential been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about ASCL stock have been trending positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Ascential earned a coverage optimism score of 2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Ascential.

Who are some of Ascential's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Ascential own?

Who are Ascential's key executives?

Ascential's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Duncan Anthony Painter, CEO & Director (Age 49)
  • Ms. Amanda Jane Gradden, CFO & Director (Age 51)
  • Mr. Michael Lisowski, COO & Pres of Edge by Ascential
  • Mr. Stephen Martincic, Chief Brand & Marketing Officer
  • Mr. Ralph Tribe, Chief People Officer

How do I buy shares of Ascential?

Shares of ASCL and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

What is Ascential's stock price today?

One share of ASCL stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 370.40.

How big of a company is Ascential?

Ascential has a market capitalization of £1.49 billion and generates £395.80 million in revenue each year. Ascential employs 1,644 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Ascential.

What is Ascential's official website?

The official website for Ascential is http://www.ascential.com/.

How can I contact Ascential?

Ascential's mailing address is The Prow, 1 Wilder Walk, LONDON, W1B 5AP, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-20-75165000.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Ascential (LON ASCL)

Community Ranking:  3.2 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  381 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  207 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  588
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Ascential and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ASCL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ASCL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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