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Playtech plc (PTEC.L) Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 473.40
-6.60 (-1.38 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 473.40
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 411.18
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 473.40
Volume1.09 million shs
Average Volume1.30 million shs
Market Capitalization£1.42 billion
P/E Ratio5.03
Dividend Yield9.21%
Playtech Plc develops and sells software platforms and services for the online and land-based gambling industry worldwide. The company operates through Gaming B2B, Gaming B2C, and Financial segments. It operates an online trading platform to retail customers, which enable them to trade contracts for differences on various instruments, such as foreign exchange, commodities, equities, and indices; provides B2B clearing and execution services for retail brokers and professional clients; and offers technology and risk management services for retail brokers. The company also offers online casino, sports betting, and casual gaming applications; bingo, live gaming, and land-based kiosk networks; and land-based sports and fixed-odds betting terminals. In addition, it owns the intellectual property rights and licenses the software; provides marketing and advertising, turnkey, and operational and hosting services; operates betting shops; and distributes lottery software. The company was founded in 1999 and is based in Douglas, the Isle of Man.
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Overall MarketRank

1.79 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 1.1Community Rank: 3.5Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Gambling



Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Book ValueGBX 515.80 per share



Market Cap£1.42 billion
Next Earnings Date2/25/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable
GBX 473.40
-6.60 (-1.38 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Playtech plc (PTEC.L) (LON:PTEC) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Playtech plc (PTEC.L)'s stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Playtech plc (PTEC.L)'s stock was trading at GBX 208.60 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, PTEC stock has increased by 126.9% and is now trading at GBX 473.40.
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Is Playtech plc (PTEC.L) a buy right now?

6 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Playtech plc (PTEC.L) in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" Playtech plc (PTEC.L) stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in PTEC, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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When is Playtech plc (PTEC.L)'s next earnings date?

Playtech plc (PTEC.L) is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 25th 2021.
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How often does Playtech plc (PTEC.L) pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Playtech plc (PTEC.L)?

Playtech plc (PTEC.L) announced a dividend on Thursday, February 27th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, April 30th will be paid a dividend of GBX 0.12 per share on Friday, May 29th. This represents a dividend yield of 3.75%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 30th. This is a boost from Playtech plc (PTEC.L)'s previous dividend of GBX 0.06. The official announcement can be accessed at this link.
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Is Playtech plc (PTEC.L) a good dividend stock?

Playtech plc (PTEC.L) pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.15 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 9.21%. PTEC has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio of Playtech plc (PTEC.L) is 0.16%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What price target have analysts set for PTEC?

6 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Playtech plc (PTEC.L)'s stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 140 to GBX 425. On average, they expect Playtech plc (PTEC.L)'s stock price to reach GBX 277.80 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 41.3%.
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Who are Playtech plc (PTEC.L)'s key executives?

Playtech plc (PTEC.L)'s management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Moran Weizer, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 45)
  • Mr. Andrew James Smith, CFO & Exec. Director
  • Mr. Shimon Akad, Chief Operating Officer
  • Mr. Chris McGinnis C.F.A., CPA, Director of Investor Relations & Strategic Analysis
  • Mr. Ian Ince, Head of Regulatory Affairs & Compliance
  • Alex Latner, Gen. Counsel
  • Mr. James Newman, Director of Corp. Affairs
  • Mr. Francesco Rodano, Chief Policy Officer
  • Robert Penfold, Head of Internal Audit
  • Mr. Ron Hoffman, Chief Exec. Officer of TradeTech Group (Age 44)

What is Playtech plc (PTEC.L)'s stock symbol?

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

How do I buy shares of Playtech plc (PTEC.L)?

Shares of PTEC 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 (PTEC.L)'s stock price today?

One share of PTEC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 473.40.

How big of a company is Playtech plc (PTEC.L)?

Playtech plc (PTEC.L) has a market capitalization of £1.42 billion. Playtech plc (PTEC.L) employs 6,400 workers across the globe.

What is Playtech plc (PTEC.L)'s official website?

The official website for Playtech plc (PTEC.L) is www.playtech.com.

How can I contact Playtech plc (PTEC.L)?

Playtech plc (PTEC.L)'s mailing address is 2nd Floor St George's Court, Upper Church Street, DOUGLAS, IM1 1EE, Isle of Man. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1624-645999.

This page was last updated on 1/17/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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