LON:WMH - William Hill Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 138.15 -0.55 (-0.40 %)
(As of 05/22/2019 06:36 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 138.70
Today's RangeGBX 137.10 - GBX 138.90
52-Week RangeGBX 130.70 - GBX 335.90
Volume1.32 million shs
Average Volume5.38 million shs
Market Capitalization£1.21 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield7.47%
William Hill plc provides sports betting and gaming services in the United Kingdom and internationally. It operates through Retail, Online, US Existing, US Expansion, and Other segments. The company operates licensed betting offices that offer sports betting services on football, horseracing, and other sports, as well as gaming on machines. It also operates online betting and gaming business that provides in-play and pre-match sports betting services and a range of gaming products; and offers casino, poker sites, and other gaming products, as well as telephone betting services. Further, the company is involved in on-course betting operations. William Hill plc was founded in 1934 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Gambling
SectorConsumer Cyclical



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£1.62 billion
Cash FlowGBX 58.76 per share
Book ValueGBX 34.80 per share



Market Cap£1.21 billion
Next Earnings Date8/9/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

William Hill (LON:WMH) Frequently Asked Questions

What is William Hill's stock symbol?

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

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

William Hill declared a dividend on Friday, March 1st. Stockholders of record on Thursday, April 25th will be given a dividend of GBX 7.70 per share on Thursday, June 6th. This represents a dividend yield of 4.2%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 25th. This is a boost from William Hill's previous dividend of $4.26. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View William Hill's Dividend History.

How were William Hill's earnings last quarter?

William Hill plc (LON:WMH) issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday, August, 3rd. The gambling company reported $9.10 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $13.50 by $4.40. View William Hill's Earnings History.

When is William Hill's next earnings date?

William Hill is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, August 9th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for William Hill.

What price target have analysts set for WMH?

12 analysts have issued 12-month price targets for William Hill's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 190 to GBX 290. On average, they anticipate William Hill's stock price to reach GBX 252.64 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 82.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for William Hill.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for William Hill?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for William Hill in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for William Hill.

Has William Hill been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about WMH stock have been trending somewhat negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. William Hill earned a coverage optimism score of -1.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the gambling company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of William Hill's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of William Hill own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other William Hill investors own include Ladbrokes Coral Group (LCL), CHIMERA INVT CO/SH NEW (CIM), WILLIAM HILL PL/ADR (WIMHY), Barclays (BARC), GVC (GVC), Paddy Power Betfair (PPB), Iteris (ITI), Procter & Gamble (PG), 888 Holdings Public (888) and Automatic Data Processing (ADP).

Who are William Hill's key executives?

William Hill's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Philip Bowcock, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 50)
  • Ms. Ruth Prior, CFO & Exec. Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. Paul Durkan, Chief Information Officer
  • Ms. Lyndsay Wright, Director of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Harry A. Willits, Group Gen. Counsel

How do I buy shares of William Hill?

Shares of WMH 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's stock price today?

One share of WMH stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 138.10.

How big of a company is William Hill?

William Hill has a market capitalization of £1.21 billion and generates £1.62 billion in revenue each year. William Hill employs 15,500 workers across the globe.

What is William Hill's official website?

The official website for William Hill is http://www.williamhillplc.com/.

How can I contact William Hill?

William Hill's mailing address is Greenside House, 50 Station Road, LONDON, N22 7TP, United Kingdom. The gambling company can be reached via phone at +44-20-89183600.

MarketBeat Community Rating for William Hill (LON WMH)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  934 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  987 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,921
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about William Hill and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WMH will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WMH will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 5/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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