Playtech PLC Company Profile (LON:PTEC)

About Playtech PLC (LON:PTEC)

Playtech PLC logoPlaytech plc supplies online gaming software. The Company and its subsidiaries develop software platforms for the online and land-based gambling industry. Its gaming applications include online casino, poker and other pay to play games, bingo, mobile, live gaming, land-based terminal and fixed-odds games. Its segments include Gaming and Financial. Its Gaming segment includes Casino, Services, Sport, Bingo, Poker and Land-based. The Financial segment includes contracts for difference (CFD). Its business gambling software offering includes casino, live casino, bingo, poker and sports betting. The Company supplies software and services through online, retail and mobile operators, land-based casino groups and government sponsored entities. Its product suite enables players to access online, broadcast, mobile and server-based gaming terminals through a single account. Its subsidiaries include Playtech Software Limited, OU Playtech (Estonia) and Techplay Marketing Limited.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Technology
  • Industry: Software
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:PTEC
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: £2.86 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 314,308,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 960.84
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 955.54
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 757.50 - GBX 1,020
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 10.97
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £947.97 million
  • Price / Sales: 3.01
  • Book Value: GBX 4.14 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.19
  • EBIDTA: £347.99 million
  • Net Margins: 21.12%
  • Return on Equity: 16.50%
  • Return on Assets: 8.51%
  • Average Volume: 1.19 million shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Playtech PLC (LON:PTEC)

What is Playtech PLC's stock symbol?

Playtech PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "PTEC."

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

Playtech PLC declared a dividend on Thursday, August 24th. Investors of record on Thursday, September 21st will be given a dividend of GBX 0.12 per share on Tuesday, October 24th. This represents a yield of 1.12%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 21st. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Playtech PLC's Dividend History.

Where is Playtech PLC's stock going? Where will Playtech PLC's stock price be in 2017?

11 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Playtech PLC's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 890 to GBX 1,380. On average, they anticipate Playtech PLC's share price to reach GBX 1,163 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Playtech PLC.

Who are some of Playtech PLC's key competitors?

Who are Playtech PLC's key executives?

Playtech PLC's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Mor Weizer, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Andrew Smith, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director
  • Brian Moore, Company Secretary
  • Alan Marchant Jackson, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Paul William Hewitt, Independent Non-Executive Director
  • John E. Jackson, Independent Non-Executive Director
  • Claire Milne, Independent Non-Executive Director
  • Andrew G. Thomas, Senior Non-Executive Independent Director

How do I buy Playtech PLC stock?

Shares of Playtech 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 Playtech PLC's stock price today?

One share of Playtech PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 908.50.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Playtech PLC (LON PTEC)
Community Ranking:  4.1 out of 5 (star star star star)
Outperform Votes:  438 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  94 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  532
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Playtech PLC (LON:PTEC) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 11 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,163

Analysts' Ratings History for Playtech PLC (LON:PTEC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/30/2017Berenberg BankLower Price TargetBuyGBX 1,250 -> GBX 1,180View Rating Details
8/25/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,260 -> GBX 1,250View Rating Details
8/24/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/24/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,100 -> GBX 1,275View Rating Details
8/23/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,020View Rating Details
8/14/2017Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperformGBX 1,200View Rating Details
8/3/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,140View Rating Details
8/2/2017InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,120View Rating Details
7/17/2017Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 1,350 -> GBX 1,380View Rating Details
12/28/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,175View Rating Details
11/30/2016GoodbodyReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
3/4/2016Peel HuntBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 870 -> GBX 890View Rating Details
2/18/2016NomuraReiterated RatingBuyGBX 971View Rating Details
11/20/2015BNP ParibasReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,200View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Playtech PLC (LON:PTEC)
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Earnings Estimates for Playtech PLC (LON:PTEC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.75 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Playtech PLC (LON PTEC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/20/2014GBX 34.104.36%2/26/20142/26/20143/11/2014
2/20/2014GBX 34.104.36%2/26/20142/26/20145/23/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Playtech PLC (LON:PTEC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Playtech PLC (LON:PTEC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Playtech PLC (LON:PTEC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/29/2017Shimon AkadInsiderSell18,856GBX 963£181,583.28
3/1/2017Andrew SmithInsiderBuy2,500GBX 892£22,300
12/8/2015Hewitt,Paul WilliamInsiderBuy2,223GBX 792£17,606.16
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Playtech PLC (LON:PTEC)
Latest Headlines for Playtech PLC (LON:PTEC)
DateHeadline logoPlaytech Plc : PTEC-GB: Dividend Analysis : September 22nd, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 22, 2017 - September 22 at 7:48 PM logoPlaytech PLC (PTEC) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages - September 12 at 7:12 PM logoPlaytech Plc :PTEC-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : September 6, 2017 - September 7 at 7:55 AM logoPlaytech Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:PTEC) : September 2, 2017 - September 2 at 7:46 AM logoPlaytech Plc : Neutral assessment on price but strong on fundamentals - August 30 at 8:17 AM logoPlaytech Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : PTEC-GB : August 30, 2017 - August 30 at 8:17 AM logoPlaytech PLC (PTEC) Receives "Buy" Rating from Numis Securities Ltd - August 27 at 11:02 PM logoPlaytech PLC (PTEC) Rating Reiterated by Shore Capital - August 27 at 9:50 PM logoPlaytech PLC (PTEC) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Citigroup Inc. - August 27 at 7:36 AM logoPlaytech PLC (PTEC) Plans €0.12 Dividend - August 25 at 3:32 PM logoEdited Transcript of PTEC.L earnings conference call or presentation 24-Aug-17 8:00am GMT - August 25 at 10:23 AM logoPlaytech H1 Profit Climbs, Lifts Dividend; Says Confident Of Strong FY17 - August 24 at 11:30 AM logoPlaytech PLC (PTEC) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages - August 18 at 5:04 PM logoPlaytech PLC (PTEC) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Thursday - August 17 at 1:32 AM logoPlaytech PLC (LON:PTEC) Rating Reiterated by Investec - August 2 at 8:44 AM logoPlaytech PLC (LON:PTEC) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages - July 24 at 4:54 PM logoShimon Akad Sells 18,856 Shares of Playtech PLC (PTEC) Stock - July 4 at 7:22 AM logo[$$] Playtech founder Teddy Sagi cuts stake to fund real-estate move - June 27 at 7:27 PM logoPlaytech PLC (PTEC) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts - June 27 at 4:28 PM logoPlaytech PLC (PTEC) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts - June 2 at 8:48 AM logoPlaytech PLC (PTEC) Receives "Buy" Rating from Canaccord Genuity - May 17 at 11:02 PM logoPlaytech PLC (PTEC) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages - May 8 at 11:10 AM logoPlaytech Plc : PTEC-GB: Dividend Analysis : May 05th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 5, 2017 - May 5 at 7:37 PM logoPlaytech PLC (PTEC) Declares Dividend of €0.22 - April 29 at 2:18 PM logoPlaytech PLC (PTEC) Earns Buy Rating from Liberum Capital - April 9 at 8:58 PM logoPlaytech PLC (PTEC) Earns "Buy" Rating from Shore Capital - April 2 at 12:39 AM logoPlaytech PLC (PTEC) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Liberum Capital - April 2 at 12:39 AM logo2 exciting tech stocks to consider for your ISA this year - March 31 at 8:32 AM logoRecent Research Analysts’ Ratings Changes for Playtech PLC (PTEC) - March 10 at 11:04 AM logoEdited Transcript of PTEC.L earnings conference call or presentation 23-Feb-17 9:00am GMT - February 24 at 8:18 AM logoGambling technology provider Playtech says FY revenue up 12 pct - Nasdaq - February 24 at 12:30 AM logo2 FTSE 250 growth stocks with serious dividend ambitions - February 23 at 8:47 AM logoFull Year 2016 Playtech PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open - February 23 at 8:47 AM logoGreece's OPAP picks Betgenius as sportsbook platform provider - February 1 at 10:08 PM logoShould you catch this falling knife after another NCC Group plc profit warning? - December 13 at 8:38 AM


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Playtech PLC (PTEC) Chart for Saturday, September, 23, 2017

This page was last updated on 9/23/2017 by Staff