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LON:KWS

Keywords Studios - KWS Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 2,532.08
-9.92 (-0.39%)
(As of 08/10/2022 06:02 AM ET)
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Today's Range
2,484
2,600
50-Day Range
2,154
2,700
52-Week Range
1,950
3,366
Volume
22,390 shs
Average Volume
168,778 shs
Market Capitalization
£1.95 billion
P/E Ratio
7,033.56
Dividend Yield
0.08%
Price Target
GBX 3,325

Keywords Studios MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Buy
3.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
31.3% Upside
GBX 3,325 Price Target
Short Interest
N/A
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.16mentions of Keywords Studios in the last 14 days
Based on 8 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
£9.95 M Bought Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
N/A

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

1.84 out of 5 stars

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About Keywords Studios (LON:KWS) Stock

Keywords Studios plc provides integrated outsourced creative and technical services to the video game industry. The company offers art creation services related to the production of graphical art assets for inclusion in the video game, including concept art creation, as well as 2D and 3D art asset production and animation. It also provides marketing services, which include game trailers, marketing art and materials, PR, and brand campaign services; and audio/voice-over services, including script translation, actor selection, and talent management through pre-production, audio direction, recording, and post-production, as well as offers music licensing or music soundtracks selling services. In addition, the company offers localization services related to translation and cultural adaptation of in-game text and audio scripts in various game platforms and genres; and localization testing services consisting of testing the linguistic correctness and cultural acceptability of computer games. Further, it provides functional testing services related to quality assurance services provided to game producers to ensure game functions. Additionally, the company provides player support services related to the live operations support, such as community management, player support, and associated services to producers of games, as well as software engineering services for developing video games. It serves game developers and publishers. The company operates in Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, Italy, Russia, Japan, Poland, China, India, Ireland, the Philippines, Spain, France, Singapore, Australia, and internationally. Keywords Studios plc was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland.

Keywords Studios Stock Performance

LON:KWS traded down GBX 60 ($0.72) during trading hours on Tuesday, reaching GBX 2,542 ($30.72). 64,850 shares of the company's stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 169,747. The firm has a market capitalization of £1.96 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 7,061.11. The company has a 50-day moving average of GBX 2,341.04 and a 200 day moving average of GBX 2,351.91. The company has a quick ratio of 1.52, a current ratio of 1.60 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 8.00. Keywords Studios has a 1-year low of GBX 1,950 ($23.56) and a 1-year high of GBX 3,366 ($40.67).

Wall Street Analyst Weigh In

Several research analysts have recently issued reports on KWS shares. Shore Capital restated a "buy" rating on shares of Keywords Studios in a report on Wednesday, August 3rd. Barclays upped their target price on shares of Keywords Studios from GBX 2,680 ($32.38) to GBX 3,200 ($38.67) and gave the company an "overweight" rating in a report on Thursday, August 4th. Finally, Berenberg Bank restated a "buy" rating and issued a GBX 3,450 ($41.69) target price on shares of Keywords Studios in a report on Thursday, August 4th.

Insider Buying and Selling

In other Keywords Studios news, insider Ross King Graham purchased 4,557 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, May 11th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 2,183 ($26.38) per share, for a total transaction of £99,479.31 ($120,202.16).

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KWS Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 6/17 Dividend
5/26/2022
Dividend Payable
6/17/2022
Today
8/10/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
9/13/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Business Services
Sub-Industry
N/A
CIK
N/A
Fax
N/A
Employees
9,000
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
GBX 3,325
High Stock Price Forecast
GBX 3,450
Low Stock Price Forecast
GBX 3,200
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+31.3%
Consensus Rating
Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
3.00
Research Coverage
3 Analysts

Profitability

Pretax Margin
N/A

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
£512.20 million
Cash Flow
GBX 135.46 per share
Book Value
GBX 621.90 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
N/A
Market Cap
£1.95 billion
Optionable
Not Optionable
Beta
N/A

Key Executives

  • Mr. Bertrand J. F. X. Bodson (Age 47)
    CEO & Director
    Comp: $617.5k
  • Mr. Jon Hauck F.C.A. (Age 49)
    CFO & Exec. Director
    Comp: $455.6k
  • Mr. Joseph Quinn
    Investor Relations Mang.
  • Andrew Brown
    Chief Marketing Officer
  • Mr. Igor Efremov
    Chief Commercial Officer
  • Michael Wallen
    Head of Global Bus. Devel.
  • Aisling Hanley
    Head of Internal Audit
  • Mr. Nicolas Liorzou
    Regional Managing Director – Americas
  • Ms. Viktoria Krasteva
    Regional Director of Fin. Americas
  • Mr. Mathieu Lachance
    Testing Service Line Director













KWS Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Keywords Studios stock right now?

3 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Keywords Studios in the last year. There are currently 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" KWS shares.
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What is Keywords Studios' stock price forecast for 2022?

3 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for Keywords Studios' shares. Their KWS share price forecasts range from GBX 3,200 to GBX 3,450. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach GBX 3,325 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 30.8% from the stock's current price.
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How has Keywords Studios' stock performed in 2022?

Keywords Studios' stock was trading at GBX 2,942 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, KWS shares have decreased by 13.6% and is now trading at GBX 2,542.
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When is Keywords Studios' next earnings date?

Keywords Studios is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, September 13th 2022.
View our KWS earnings forecast
.

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

Keywords Studios declared a dividend on Wednesday, March 30th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 26th will be given a dividend of GBX 1.45 per share on Friday, June 17th. This represents a yield of 0.06%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 26th. This is a positive change from the stock's previous dividend of GBX 0.70. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.
Read our dividend analysis for KWS
.

Is Keywords Studios a good dividend stock?

Keywords Studios (LON:KWS) pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.01 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.08%. The dividend payout ratio is 2.25%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
Read our dividend analysis for KWS.

What other stocks do shareholders of Keywords Studios own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Keywords Studios investors own include Activision Blizzard (ATVI), Burford Capital (BUR), Plus500 (PLUS), Blue Prism Group (PRSM), SM Energy (SM), Synovus Financial (SNV), American Airlines Group (AAL), Abbott Laboratories (ABT), Amedisys (AMED).

What is Keywords Studios' stock symbol?

Keywords Studios trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "KWS."

How do I buy shares of Keywords Studios?

Shares of KWS stock 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.
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What is Keywords Studios' stock price today?

One share of KWS stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 2,542.

How much money does Keywords Studios make?

Keywords Studios (LON:KWS) has a market capitalization of £1.96 billion and generates £512.20 million in revenue each year.

How many employees does Keywords Studios have?

Keywords Studios employs 9,000 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Keywords Studios?

Keywords Studios' mailing address is South County Business Park, Whelan HSE, DUBLIN,, Ireland. The official website for the company is www.keywordsstudios.com. The company can be reached via phone at +353-1-9022730.

This page (LON:KWS) was last updated on 8/10/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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