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.

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  • Symbol: LON:BMY
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  • Market Cap: £130.16 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 74,805,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 172.84
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 168.48
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 140 - GBX 185.41
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.76
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £142.56 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.91
  • Book Value: GBX 1.86 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.94
  • Dividend Yield: 1.4%
  • EBIDTA: £12.54 million
  • Average Volume: 42,148 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. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 24th will be paid a dividend of GBX 5.60 per share on Wednesday, September 20th. This represents a yield of 3.16%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 24th. This is a boost from Bloomsbury Publishing Plc's previous dividend of $1.10. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Bloomsbury Publishing Plc's Dividend History.

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

3 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for Bloomsbury Publishing Plc's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 200 to GBX 210. On average, they expect Bloomsbury Publishing Plc's share price to reach GBX 205 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Bloomsbury Publishing Plc.

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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.

How much does a share of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc stock cost?

One share of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 174.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Bloomsbury Publishing Plc (LON:BMY) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.33)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 205

Analysts' Ratings History for Bloomsbury Publishing Plc (LON:BMY)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/18/2017InvestecBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 197 -> GBX 210View Rating Details
5/18/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingAddGBX 205View Rating Details
1/9/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingAddGBX 200View Rating Details
(Data available from 5/28/2015 forward)


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


Earnings Estimates for Bloomsbury Publishing Plc (LON:BMY)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $11.70 EPS


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
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)


Headline Trends for Bloomsbury Publishing Plc (LON:BMY)
Latest Headlines for Bloomsbury Publishing Plc (LON:BMY)
DateHeadline logoBloomsbury Publishing Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BMY-GB : May 22, 2017 - May 22 at 11:52 AM logoBloomsbury Publishing Plc (BMY) to Issue Dividend of GBX 5.60 - May 18 at 4:00 PM logoBloomsbury Publishing Plc (BMY) Price Target Raised to GBX 210 at Investec - May 18 at 11:06 AM logoBloomsbury Publishing Plc (BMY) Earns Add Rating from Numis Securities Ltd - May 18 at 10:29 AM logoBloomsbury Publishing Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:BMY) : May 9, 2017 - May 9 at 9:01 PM logoBloomsbury Publishing Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : BMY-GB : May 8, 2017 - May 8 at 10:27 AM logoBloomsbury Publishing Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : BMY-GB : April 26, 2017 - April 26 at 1:22 PM logoPeel Hunt Reiterates Add Rating for Bloomsbury Publishing Plc (BMY) - April 15 at 7:14 PM logoBloomsbury Publishing Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BMY-GB : April 10, 2017 - April 10 at 12:33 PM logoForget Pearson plc — I’d buy this small-cap peer instead - February 27 at 11:22 AM logoIs this the ultimate small-cap dividend stock? - January 26 at 2:52 AM logo[$$] Bloomsbury sets sights beyond Harry Potter - October 27 at 4:12 PM logoAre these two media stocks the buys of the day? - October 27 at 8:23 AM logoHalf Year 2016 Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open - October 27 at 8:23 AM logo[$$] Bloomsbury, London: why low home prices don't tell the full story - September 23 at 8:59 AM logoFull Year 2015 Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open - May 19 at 7:07 AM logoHarry Potter Publisher Bloomsbury Conjures Up 8% Earnings Growth - May 19 at 5:57 AM logoLA Times Book Prizes will honor Juan Felipe Herrera, James Patterson; finalists announced - Los Angeles Times - February 23 at 2:58 PM


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Bloomsbury Publishing Plc (BMY) Chart for Sunday, May, 28, 2017

This page was last updated on 5/28/2017 by Staff