William Hill plc Company Profile (LON:WMH)

About William Hill plc (LON:WMH)

William Hill plc logoWilliam Hill PLC is a gambling company. The Company's segments include Retail, Online, US, Australia and Other. The Retail segment consists of all activities undertaken in licensed betting offices (LBOs), including gaming machines. The Online segment consists of all online and telephone activity outside of Australia, including sports betting, casino, poker sites and other gaming products along with telephone betting services. The US segment consists of all activities undertaken in the United States. The Australia segment consists of online and telephone sports betting in Australia. Its Other activities include on-course betting and greyhound stadia operations. The Company has a network of approximately 2,370 licensed betting shops across the country. It offers betting on a range of sporting and other events over-the-counter or through self-service betting terminals, and casino-style games on its gaming machines.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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  • Symbol: LON:WMH
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: N/A
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £2.45 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 856,612,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 294.80
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 285.60
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 235.50 - GBX 353.60
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 15.247376
  • P/E Growth: 2.050000
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £1.6 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.53
  • Book Value: GBX 1.43 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.00
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £281.1 million
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 4.40 million shs.
 

Frequently Asked Questions for William Hill plc (LON:WMH)

What is William Hill plc's stock symbol?

William Hill plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "WMH."

How often does William Hill plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for William Hill plc?

William Hill plc declared a dividend on Friday, February 24th. Investors of record on Thursday, April 27th will be paid a dividend of GBX 8.40 per share on Thursday, June 8th. This represents a yield of 3.13%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 27th. This is a positive change from William Hill plc's previous dividend of $4.10. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View William Hill plc's Dividend History.

When will William Hill plc make its next earnings announcement?

William Hill plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August, 3rd 2017. View Earnings Estimates for William Hill plc.

Where is William Hill plc's stock going? Where will William Hill plc's stock price be in 2017?

17 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for William Hill plc's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 245 to GBX 420. On average, they anticipate William Hill plc's stock price to reach GBX 308.69 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for William Hill plc.

Who are some of William Hill plc's key competitors?

Who are William Hill plc's key executives?

William Hill plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Philip Bowcock, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Financial Officer, Director

How do I buy William Hill plc stock?

Shares of William Hill 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 William Hill plc's stock price today?

One share of William Hill plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 286.10.


MarketBeat Community Rating for William Hill plc (LON WMH)
Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  519 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  756 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,275
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about William Hill plc and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for William Hill plc (LON:WMH) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Ratings, 10 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.06)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 308.69

Analysts' Ratings History for William Hill plc (LON:WMH)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/24/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 285View Rating Details
5/10/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingHoldGBX 300View Rating Details
5/9/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
3/22/2017InvestecUpgradeHoldGBX 243 -> GBX 279View Rating Details
2/28/2017HSBC Holdings plcLower Price TargetReduceGBX 255 -> GBX 245View Rating Details
2/27/2017Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetHoldGBX 300 -> GBX 290View Rating Details
2/27/2017Citigroup IncReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
2/24/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHoldGBX 273View Rating Details
2/9/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingSellGBX 250View Rating Details
2/3/2017Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual weightGBX 290View Rating Details
1/31/2017Goldman Sachs Group IncReiterated RatingSellGBX 300View Rating Details
1/9/2017AlphaValueReiterated RatingBuyGBX 361View Rating Details
12/28/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyGBX 390View Rating Details
11/14/2016GoodbodyReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
10/24/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual weightGBX 330View Rating Details
8/8/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 420View Rating Details
8/5/2016Davy ResearchReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
5/20/2016Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 280View Rating Details
3/29/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
3/23/2016NomuraReiterated RatingBuyGBX 465View Rating Details
2/26/2016Panmure GordonBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 339 -> GBX 375View Rating Details
11/3/2015JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingUnderweightGBX 355View Rating Details
11/2/2015BNP ParibasReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 390View Rating Details
8/7/2015Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuyGBX 430View Rating Details
(Data available from 5/29/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for William Hill plc (LON:WMH)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for William Hill plc (LON:WMH)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $24.14 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for William Hill plc (LON:WMH)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/24/2017GBX 8.403.13%4/27/20174/27/20176/8/2017
8/5/2016GBX 4.101.29%10/20/201610/20/201612/2/2016
2/26/2016GBX 8.402.11%4/28/20164/28/20166/3/2016
8/7/2015GBX 4.101.07%10/22/201510/22/201512/4/2015
2/27/2015GBX 8.202.17%4/30/20154/30/20156/5/2015
8/1/2014GBX 41.17%10/23/201410/23/201412/5/2014
2/28/2014GBX 7.901.99%4/30/20144/30/20146/6/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for William Hill plc (LON:WMH)
Insider Trades by Quarter for William Hill plc (LON:WMH)
Insider Trades by Quarter for William Hill plc (LON:WMH)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
4/11/2017Ruth PriorInsiderBuy33,612GBX 295£99,155.40
4/3/2017Mark BrookerInsiderBuy11,500GBX 301£34,615
3/10/2017Philip BowcockInsiderBuy5,597GBX 271£15,167.87
3/8/2016Henderson ,JamesInsiderSell11,607GBX 388£45,035.16
2/26/2016Gardner,Roy AInsiderBuy2,600GBX 399£10,374
11/2/2015Davis,GarethInsiderBuy31,600GBX 316£99,856
10/30/2015Davis,GarethInsiderBuy31,600GBX 316£99,856
3/10/2015James HendersonInsiderSell63,038GBX 376.59£237,394.80
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for William Hill plc (LON:WMH)
Latest Headlines for William Hill plc (LON:WMH)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoWilliam Hill plc (WMH) Earns Hold Rating from Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 27 at 8:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWilliam Hill Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WMH-GB : May 16, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 8:09 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWilliam Hill plc (WMH) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 15 at 10:28 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] William Hill shareholders have to wait on two-leg accumulator bet
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 3:29 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: William Hill plc (WMH) Insider Purchases 11,500 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 1:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWilliam Hill plc (WMH) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Numis Securities Ltd
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 12:35 PM
nasdaq.com logoOnline improvement helps William Hill make positive start to year
www.nasdaq.com - May 9 at 8:10 PM
marketwatch.com logoWilliam Hill on track to meet expectations
www.marketwatch.com - May 9 at 8:10 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] William Hill hit by slowdown in wagers at its betting shops
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 8:10 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWilliam Hill Plc : WMH-GB: Dividend Analysis : April 28th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 28, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 29 at 2:28 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKKR-led group ups ante in bidding war for Australia's Tatts lotto
finance.yahoo.com - April 19 at 8:12 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWilliam Hill plc (WMH) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 10:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoShore Capital Reaffirms Hold Rating for William Hill plc (WMH)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 9:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLiberum Capital Reiterates Buy Rating for William Hill plc (WMH)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 9:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWilliam Hill plc's (WMH) "Hold" Rating Reaffirmed at Numis Securities Ltd
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 8:34 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: William Hill plc (WMH) Insider Acquires 33,612 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 12 at 7:56 AM
rttnews.com logoWilliam Hill Names Ruth Prior CFO
www.rttnews.com - March 30 at 8:26 AM
nasdaq.com logoUK Stocks-Factors to watch on March 30 - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - March 30 at 8:26 AM
marketwatch.com logoWilliam Hill appoints Ruth Prior as finance chief - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - March 30 at 8:26 AM
nasdaq.com logoWilliam Hill picks new CFO as boss Bowcock builds his team - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - March 30 at 8:26 AM
ft.com logo[$$] William Hill appoints new CFO to help with turnround
www.ft.com - March 30 at 8:26 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoLadbrokes Coral defends betting terminals ahead of govt review
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 28 at 8:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWilliam Hill plc (WMH) Earns Buy Rating from Citigroup Inc
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 26 at 8:41 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWilliam Hill plc (WMH) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 24 at 2:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWilliam Hill plc (WMH) Rating Increased to  Hold at Investec
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 22 at 2:13 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWilliam Hill (WIMHY) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 17 at 4:17 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInvestment Analysts’ Weekly Ratings Updates for William Hill plc (WMH)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 15 at 3:40 AM
rttnews.com logoWilliam Hill Appoints Philip Bowcock As Permanent CEO - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - March 10 at 8:44 AM
marketwatch.com logoWilliam Hill appoints Bowcock as permanent CEO
www.marketwatch.com - March 10 at 8:44 AM
bloomberg.com logoGaming-Sector Novice Wins Long Race for William Hill CEO Job
www.bloomberg.com - March 10 at 8:44 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPhilip Bowcock Purchases 5,597 Shares of William Hill plc (WMH) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 10 at 7:04 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of WMH.L earnings conference call or presentation 24-Feb-17 9:00am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - February 25 at 4:27 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of WMH.L earnings conference call or presentation 24-Feb-17 11:00am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - February 25 at 4:27 AM
marketwatch.com logoWilliam Hill says set for growth after tough 2016
www.marketwatch.com - February 24 at 8:45 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Paddy Power Betfair: loves wagers lost
www.ft.com - January 24 at 3:25 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Barratt's finance chief departs with immediate effect
www.ft.com - January 19 at 8:58 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoUK builder Barratt says CFO has left with immediate effect
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 19 at 3:57 PM
ft.com logo[$$] Investors Chronicle: William Hill. PureCircle, Games Workshop
www.ft.com - January 13 at 3:22 PM
rttnews.com logoWilliam Hill Reports 2016 Operating Profit At Bottom End Of Guided Range
www.rttnews.com - January 10 at 4:16 PM
marketwatch.com logoWilliam Hill profit hit by horse-racing, football
www.marketwatch.com - January 9 at 4:38 AM
nasdaq.com logoAustralian Wagering Firm Tatts Receives Second Takeover Offer
www.nasdaq.com - December 13 at 9:26 PM
marketwatch.com logoSecond bidder enters mix to buy Australia's Tatts
www.marketwatch.com - December 13 at 9:26 PM

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