Ashmore Group plc Company Profile (LON:ASHM)

About Ashmore Group plc (LON:ASHM)

Ashmore Group plc logoAshmore Group plc is a United Kingdom-based company, which operates as a specialist emerging markets asset manager. The Company offers a range of investment themes, such as external debt, local currency, corporate debt, blended debt, equities, alternatives, multi-strategy and overlay/liquidity. Its geographical segments include United Kingdom, United States and Others. The external debt theme invests in debt instruments issued by sovereigns (governments) and quasi-sovereigns (government-sponsored). The local currency theme invests in local currency-denominated instruments issued by sovereign, quasi-sovereign and corporate issuers. The corporate debt theme invests in debt instruments issued by public and private sector companies. The Company's products are available in a range of fund structures, covering the liquidity spectrum from daily-dealing pooled funds through to multi-year locked-up partnerships.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Financials
  • Industry: Investment Management
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:ASHM
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: £2.5 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 668,671,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 350.57
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 354.25
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 269 - GBX 392.20
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 15.76
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £252.6 million
  • Price / Sales: 9.89
  • Book Value: GBX 1.08 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.46
  • Dividend Yield: 4.5%
  • EBITDA: £157.4 million
  • Net Margins: 60.63%
  • Return on Equity: 19.44%
  • Return on Assets: 15.39%
  • Average Volume: 1.07 million shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Ashmore Group plc (LON:ASHM)

What is Ashmore Group plc's stock symbol?

Ashmore Group plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "ASHM."

How often does Ashmore Group plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Ashmore Group plc?

Ashmore Group plc declared a dividend on Thursday, September 7th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, November 2nd will be paid a dividend of GBX 12.10 per share on Friday, December 1st. This represents a dividend yield of 3.56%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 2nd. This is a positive change from Ashmore Group plc's previous dividend of $4.55. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Ashmore Group plc's Dividend History.

Where is Ashmore Group plc's stock going? Where will Ashmore Group plc's stock price be in 2017?

16 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for Ashmore Group plc's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 285 to GBX 420. On average, they expect Ashmore Group plc's share price to reach GBX 356.87 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Ashmore Group plc.

Who are some of Ashmore Group plc's key competitors?

Who are Ashmore Group plc's key executives?

Ashmore Group plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Mark L. Coombs, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Tom Shippey, Group Finance Director, Executive Director
  • Michael Perman, Company Secretary
  • Peter John Gibbs, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Clive Adamson, Non-Executive Director
  • David Bennett, Non-Executive Director
  • Dame Anne Pringle, Non-Executive Director
  • Simon J. Fraser, Senior Non-Executive Independent Director

How do I buy Ashmore Group plc stock?

Shares of Ashmore Group plc 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 Ashmore Group plc's stock price today?

One share of Ashmore Group plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 373.50.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Ashmore Group plc (LON ASHM)
Community Ranking:  1.3 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  333 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  975 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,308
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Ashmore Group plc and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Ashmore Group plc (LON:ASHM) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Sell Ratings, 10 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.88)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 356.87
Consensus Price Target History for Ashmore Group plc (LON:ASHM)
Price Target History for Ashmore Group plc (LON:ASHM)
Analysts' Ratings History for Ashmore Group plc (LON:ASHM)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/19/2017Berenberg BankBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 380 -> GBX 410View Rating Details
10/18/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 384View Rating Details
10/18/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 370View Rating Details
10/18/2017Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 331 -> GBX 370View Rating Details
10/16/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoBoost Price TargetUnderweightGBX 310 -> GBX 350View Rating Details
10/13/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
10/13/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingReduceGBX 295View Rating Details
10/13/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingAddGBX 400View Rating Details
9/18/2017Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual weightGBX 385 -> GBX 346View Rating Details
9/13/2017Societe GeneraleLower Price TargetHoldGBX 370 -> GBX 365View Rating Details
7/20/2017Barclays PLCUpgradeEqual WeightGBX 300 -> GBX 370View Rating Details
7/18/2017Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetUnderperformGBX 269 -> GBX 325View Rating Details
7/18/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 330View Rating Details
7/17/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Boost Price TargetBuyGBX 415 -> GBX 420View Rating Details
7/14/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHoldGBX 333View Rating Details
2/2/2017HSBC Holdings plcInitiated CoverageHoldGBX 285View Rating Details
4/20/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetUnderperformGBX 195 -> GBX 250View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Ashmore Group plc (LON:ASHM)
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Earnings Estimates for Ashmore Group plc (LON:ASHM)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $22.33 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Ashmore Group plc (LON ASHM)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
9/7/2017GBX 12.103.56%11/2/201711/2/201712/1/2017
2/9/2017GBX 4.551.36%3/9/20173/9/20174/7/2017
9/6/2016GBX 12.103.38%11/3/201611/3/201612/2/2016
2/11/2016GBX 4.552.25%3/3/20163/3/20164/1/2016
9/8/2015GBX 12.104.71%11/5/201511/5/201512/4/2015
9/11/2014GBX 123.68%11/6/201411/6/201412/5/2014
2/25/2014GBX 4.451.39%3/5/20143/5/20144/11/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Ashmore Group plc (LON:ASHM)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Ashmore Group plc (LON:ASHM)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Ashmore Group plc (LON:ASHM)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/13/2017Clive AdamsonInsiderBuy934GBX 374£3,493.16
9/18/2017Tom ShippeyInsiderSell92,785GBX 341£316,396.85
4/19/2017Tom ShippeyInsiderSell115,229GBX 351£404,453.79
4/18/2017Tom ShippeyInsiderSell9,079GBX 366£33,229.14
4/7/2017Dame Anne PringleInsiderBuy46GBX 360£165.60
9/19/2016Shippey,TomInsiderSell215,780GBX 341£735,809.80
12/9/2015Shippey,TomInsiderSell80,000GBX 241£192,800
11/12/2015Gibbs,Peter JInsiderBuy50,000GBX 249£124,500
9/22/2015Shippey,TomInsiderSell127,013GBX 255£323,883.15
4/17/2015David BennettInsiderBuy10,000GBX 312.45£31,245
2/25/2015Tom ShippeyInsiderSell68,990GBX 309.80£213,731.02
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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Ashmore Group plc (ASHM) Chart for Monday, October, 23, 2017

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