Playtech 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: N/A
- Industry: N/A
- Sub-Industry: N/A
- Symbol: LON:PTEC
- CUSIP: N/A
- Web: N/A
- Market Cap: £3.11 billion
- Outstanding Shares: 314,308,000
- 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 951.77
- 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 886.74
- 52 Week Range: GBX 745 - GBX 998
Sales & Book Value:
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 15.42
- P/E Growth: 0.00
- Annual Revenue: £772.92 million
- Price / Sales: 4.02
- Book Value: GBX 3.74 per share
- Price / Book: 2.64
- Average Volume: 1.05 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 announced a dividend on Thursday, February 23rd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, May 4th will be paid a dividend of GBX 0.22 per share on Friday, June 2nd. This represents a yield of 2%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 4th. The official announcement can be seen 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?
10 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Playtech PLC's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 890 to GBX 1,260. On average, they anticipate Playtech PLC's share price to reach GBX 1,125 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Playtech PLC.
Who are some of Playtech PLC's key competitors?
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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.
How much does a share of Playtech PLC stock cost?
One share of Playtech PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 988.50.
Consensus Ratings for Playtech PLC (LON:PTEC) (?) The ratings breakdown includes the most recent rating from each analyst that has rated the stock within the last twelve months. The ratings score is a calculation of the average number of sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). The consensus price target is a mean average of the most recent price target set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months.
|Ratings Breakdown: ||10 Buy Ratings|
|Consensus Rating:||Buy (Score: 3.00)|
|Consensus Price Target: ||GBX 1,125|
Analysts' Ratings History for Playtech PLC (LON:PTEC)
(Data available from 5/25/2015 forward)
|5/17/2017||Canaccord Genuity||Reiterated Rating||Buy||GBX 1,140|
|2/23/2017||Numis Securities Ltd||Reiterated Rating||Buy||GBX 1,100|
|2/23/2017||Shore Capital||Reiterated Rating||Buy||GBX 890|
|2/23/2017||Liberum Capital||Reiterated Rating||Buy||GBX 1,020|
|2/9/2017||Berenberg Bank||Reiterated Rating||Buy||GBX 1,250|
|1/17/2017||Investec||Lower Price Target||Buy||GBX 1,140 -> GBX 1,120|
|12/28/2016||Deutsche Bank AG||Reiterated Rating||Buy||GBX 1,175|
|12/7/2016||Citigroup Inc||Reiterated Rating||Buy||GBX 1,260|
|7/11/2016||Morgan Stanley||Reiterated Rating||Overweight||GBX 1,170|
|3/11/2016||Credit Suisse Group AG||Reiterated Rating||Neutral|
|3/4/2016||Peel Hunt||Boost Price Target||Hold||GBX 870 -> GBX 890|
|2/18/2016||Nomura||Reiterated Rating||Buy||GBX 971|
|11/20/2015||BNP Paribas||Reiterated Rating||Outperform||GBX 1,200|
Earnings History for Playtech PLC (LON:PTEC)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com
Earnings Estimates for Playtech PLC (LON:PTEC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.75 EPS
Dividend History by Quarter for Playtech PLC (LON:PTEC)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Playtech PLC (LON:PTEC)Insider Trades by Quarter for Playtech PLC (LON:PTEC)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|3/1/2017||Andrew Smith||Insider||Buy||2,500||GBX 892||£22,300|
|12/8/2015||Hewitt,Paul William||Insider||Buy||2,223||GBX 792||£17,606.16|
Headline Trends for Playtech PLC (LON:PTEC)
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