Bloomsbury Publishing Plc Company Profile (LON:BMY)

About Bloomsbury Publishing Plc (LON:BMY)

Bloomsbury Publishing Plc logoBloomsbury Publishing Plc is a global publisher. The Company is involved in the publication of books and other related services. The Company operates through four publishing divisions: Adult, Children's & Educational, Academic & Professional, and Information. These divisions derive their revenue from book publishing, sale of publishing and distribution rights, management and other publishing services. It specializes in the humanities and social sciences, and publishes over 1,000 books and digital services each year. The Company's digital products include Berg Fashion Library, Bloomsbury Collections, Bloomsbury Fashion Central, Churchill Archive and Drama Online. The Company's subsidiaries include A & C Black Limited, Bloomsbury Publishing Inc, Bloomsbury Information Limited, Bloomsbury Professional Limited, Bloomsbury Australia PTY Limited, The Continuum International Publishing Group Limited and Osprey Publishing Limited, among others.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Cyclical Consumer Goods & Services
  • Industry: Consumer Publishing
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:BMY
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.bloomsbury-ir.co.uk
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £118.46 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 74,677,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 161.56
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 169.97
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 148 - GBX 185.42
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 16.231
  • P/E Growth: 0.000
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £142.56 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.83
  • Book Value: GBX 1.87 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.85
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 3.8%
Profitability:
  • EBITDA: £12.53 million
  • Net Margins: 9.07%
  • Return on Equity: 10.53%
  • Return on Assets: 7.72%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 49,702 shs.
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Bloomsbury Publishing Plc (LON:BMY)

What is Bloomsbury Publishing Plc's stock symbol?

Bloomsbury Publishing Plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "BMY."

How often does Bloomsbury Publishing Plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Bloomsbury Publishing Plc?

Bloomsbury Publishing Plc declared a dividend on Thursday, May 18th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 24th will be given a dividend of GBX 5.60 per share on Wednesday, September 20th. This represents a dividend yield of 3.16%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 24th. This is an increase from Bloomsbury Publishing Plc's previous dividend of $1.10. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Bloomsbury Publishing Plc's Dividend History.

When will Bloomsbury Publishing Plc make its next earnings announcement?

Bloomsbury Publishing Plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, October, 23rd 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Bloomsbury Publishing Plc.

Where is Bloomsbury Publishing Plc's stock going? Where will Bloomsbury Publishing Plc's stock price be in 2017?

3 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Bloomsbury Publishing Plc's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 200 to GBX 210. On average, they anticipate Bloomsbury Publishing Plc's stock price to reach GBX 205 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Bloomsbury Publishing Plc.

Who are some of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc's key competitors?

Who are Bloomsbury Publishing Plc's key executives?

Bloomsbury Publishing Plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • J. Nigel Newton, Chief Executive Officer, Founder, Executive Director
  • Wendy Pallot, Group Finance Director, Executive Director
  • Richard D.P. Charkin, Executive Director
  • Jonathan Glasspool, Executive Director
  • Michael Daykin, Group Company Secretary
  • Richard Lambert, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Steven Hall, Non-Executive Director
  • Jill Jones, Independent Non-Executive Director
  • John Anthony Warren, Senior Independent Non-Executive Director

How do I buy Bloomsbury Publishing Plc stock?

Shares of Bloomsbury Publishing 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 Bloomsbury Publishing Plc's stock price today?

One share of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 158.63.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Bloomsbury Publishing Plc (LON BMY)
Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  126 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  101 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  227
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Bloomsbury Publishing 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 Bloomsbury Publishing Plc (LON:BMY) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.33)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 205
Consensus Price Target History for Bloomsbury Publishing Plc (LON:BMY)
Price Target History for Bloomsbury Publishing Plc (LON:BMY)
Analysts' Ratings History for Bloomsbury Publishing Plc (LON:BMY)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/18/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingAddGBX 200View Rating Details
7/18/2017InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 210View Rating Details
5/18/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingAddGBX 205View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/18/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Bloomsbury Publishing Plc (LON:BMY)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Bloomsbury Publishing Plc (LON:BMY)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $12.220 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Bloomsbury Publishing Plc (LON BMY)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/18/2017GBX 5.603.16%8/24/20178/24/20179/20/2017
10/27/2016GBX 1.100.73%11/3/201611/3/201611/30/2016
5/19/2016GBX 5.343.54%8/25/20168/25/20169/21/2016
10/27/2015GBX 1.060.65%11/5/201511/5/201511/30/2015
5/19/2015GBX 5.082.83%8/27/20158/27/20159/23/2015
10/23/2014GBX 1.020.65%11/6/201411/6/201412/4/2014
5/20/2014GBX 4.842.95%8/27/20148/27/20149/24/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Bloomsbury Publishing Plc (LON:BMY)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Bloomsbury Publishing Plc (LON:BMY)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Bloomsbury Publishing Plc (LON:BMY)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/29/2017Steven HalllInsiderBuy3,171GBX 172£5,454.12
8/10/2017Richard LambertInsiderBuy10,000GBX 176£17,600
7/19/2017Jill JonesInsiderBuy2,800GBX 178£4,984
6/28/2017Nigel NewtonInsiderSell60,683GBX 175£106,195.25
12/7/2016Wendy PallotInsiderSell7,934GBX 159£12,615.06
1/14/2016Charkin,RichardInsiderBuy59,701GBX 149£88,954.49
5/20/2015Nigel NewtonInsiderSell132,651GBX 175£232,139.25
1/8/2015Wendy PallotInsiderSell90,236GBX 151£136,256.36
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Bloomsbury Publishing Plc (LON:BMY)
Latest Headlines for Bloomsbury Publishing Plc (LON:BMY)
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DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoShould You Buy Bloomsbury Publishing plc (LSE:BMY) Now?
finance.yahoo.com - October 16 at 5:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBloomsbury Publishing Plc : Neutral assessment on price but strong on fundamentals
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 2:47 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBloomsbury Publishing Plc :BMY-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended August 31, 2016 : November 1, 2016
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 2:47 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBloomsbury Publishing Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BMY-GB : January 17, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 2:47 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBloomsbury Publishing Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BMY-GB : February 27, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 2:47 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBloomsbury Publishing Plc : Neutral outlook but great fundamentals
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 2:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBloomsbury Publishing Plc : BMY-GB: Dividend Analysis : November 04th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : April 3, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 2:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBloomsbury Publishing Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BMY-GB : April 10, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 2:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBloomsbury Publishing Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : BMY-GB : May 8, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 2:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBloomsbury Publishing Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:BMY) : May 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 2:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBloomsbury Publishing Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BMY-GB : June 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 2:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBloomsbury Publishing Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : BMY-GB : June 28, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 2:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSteven Halll Purchases 3,171 Shares of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc (BMY) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 5 at 1:17 PM
fool.co.uk logo2 under-the-radar small-cap growth stocks with exciting momentum
www.fool.co.uk - August 24 at 4:44 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRichard Lambert Buys 10,000 Shares of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc (BMY) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 14 at 4:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: Bloomsbury Publishing Plc (LON:BMY) Insider Purchases 2,800 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 20 at 7:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBloomsbury Publishing Plc (BMY) Insider Sells £106,195.25 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 4 at 1:40 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoForget Pearson plc — I’d buy this small-cap peer instead
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 27 at 11:22 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoIs this the ultimate small-cap dividend stock?
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 26 at 2:52 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Bloomsbury sets sights beyond Harry Potter
www.ft.com - October 27 at 4:12 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoAre these two media stocks the buys of the day?
uk.finance.yahoo.com - October 27 at 8:23 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoHalf Year 2016 Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open
biz.yahoo.com - October 27 at 8:23 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Bloomsbury, London: why low home prices don't tell the full story
www.ft.com - September 23 at 8:59 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoFull Year 2015 Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open
biz.yahoo.com - May 19 at 7:07 AM
thestreet.com logoHarry Potter Publisher Bloomsbury Conjures Up 8% Earnings Growth
www.thestreet.com - May 19 at 5:57 AM
latimes.com logoLA Times Book Prizes will honor Juan Felipe Herrera, James Patterson; finalists announced - Los Angeles Times
www.latimes.com - February 23 at 2:58 PM

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Bloomsbury Publishing Plc (BMY) Chart for Wednesday, October, 18, 2017

This page was last updated on 10/18/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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