Manchester United Company Profile (NYSE:MANU)

About Manchester United

Manchester United logoManchester United plc is engaged in the operation of a professional football club together with related and ancillary activities. Its football operations primarily comprise various activities, such as its first team, reserve team, youth academy, global scouting networks and other operations, such as its sport science, medical and fitness operations at the Aon Training Complex. It operates in three sectors, including Commercial, Broadcasting and Matchday. Within the Commercial revenue sector, the Company monetizes its global brand through approximately three revenue streams, such as sponsorship; retail, merchandising, apparel and product licensing, and mobile and content. It monetizes the value of its global brand and community of followers through marketing and sponsorship relationships with international and regional companies around the world. It markets and sells sports apparel, training and leisure wear and other clothing featuring the Manchester United brand on a global basis.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: Sporting Activities
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: MANU
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $16.95
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $15.89
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $15.85
  • 52-Week Range: $164,025,000.00 - $13.30
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 71.22
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 1.36
  • P/E Growth: 661.95
  • Market Cap: $2.78B
  • Outstanding Shares: 164,025,000
  • Beta: 0.47
  • Net Margins: 5.87%
  • Return on Equity: 8.02%
  • Return on Assets: 2.66%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.12%
  • Current Ratio: 0.77%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.77%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Manchester United (NYSE:MANU) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.80)
Consensus Price Target: $20.38 (20.24% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Manchester United (NYSE:MANU)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
12/22/2016Deutsche Bank AGInitiated CoverageBuy$18.00View Rating Details
10/17/2016GabelliInitiated CoverageBuy$23.40View Rating Details
8/29/2016Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
3/21/2016NomuraLower Price TargetNeutral$21.70 -> $20.50View Rating Details
3/15/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperform$25.00 -> $20.00View Rating Details
12/10/2015J P Morgan Chase & CoLower Price TargetOverweight$22.00 -> $21.60View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/27/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Manchester United (NYSE:MANU)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/9/2017Q217$6.31$0.13$145.40 million$157.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/17/2016Q117($5.60)$0.01$114.69 million$120.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/13/2016Q316$5.26$1.03$126.03 million$123.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2016Q216$5.10$0.16$124.62 million$133.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/12/2015Q116($1.00)$0.03$120.80 million$123.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/17/2015Q415($0.14)$0.01$105.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/14/2015Q315($0.11)($0.07)$94.94 million$95.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/12/2015Q215($2.03)$2.66$100.82 million$105.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/18/2014Q115($7.00)$0.04$83.82 million$0.03 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/10/2014Q414($2.00)($0.06)$92.48 million$96.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/15/2014Q314$4.50$6.66ViewListenView Earnings Details
2/12/2014Q214$0.19$0.20$122.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/14/2013Q114$0.01$0.01$98.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/18/2013Q114($1.40)($0.03)$85.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/2/2013Q3 2013$0.02$0.02$84.97 million$91.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/14/2013Q2 2013$0.16$0.10$110.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/14/2012($0.04)$0.13$75.40 million$76.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/18/2012Q412($0.10)$99.80 million$74.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Manchester United (NYSE:MANU)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $10.20 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $12.45 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Manchester United (NYSE:MANU)
Annual Dividend:$0.18
Dividend Yield:1.06%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:72.00% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
1.76% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
1.45% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Manchester United (NYSE:MANU)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

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Latest Headlines for Manchester United (NYSE:MANU)
DateHeadline logoManchester United equal Liverpool's total trophy tally by beating Southampton in EFL Cup Final (NYSE:MANU) - February 26 at 5:36 PM logoSoccer-Ibrahimovic strikes twice wins League Cup for United (NYSE:MANU) - February 26 at 5:36 PM
News IconAre Analysts Optimistic About Where Manchester United Ltd. (NYSE:MANU) is Heading? - Winfield Review (NYSE:MANU) - February 24 at 7:40 PM logoMourinho fumes over attitude issues in St Etienne win (NYSE:MANU) - February 17 at 2:11 PM logoManchester United Plc :MANU-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : February 15, 2017 (NYSE:MANU) - February 16 at 6:00 PM logoManchester United Launches MUTV Subscription Based App in 165 Countries (NYSE:MANU) - February 16 at 6:00 PM logoSoccer-Manchester United launches MUTV app for on-the-go club content (NYSE:MANU) - February 16 at 6:00 PM logoManchester skyscraper scheme backed by Ryan Giggs and Gary Neville criticised (NYSE:MANU) - February 16 at 6:00 PM logoManchester United Players Star in Innovative New Swissquote 360 Degree Video (NYSE:MANU) - February 15 at 6:00 AM logo'Professional' Martial impresses Ibrahimovic at Man United (NYSE:MANU) - February 15 at 6:00 AM logoZlatan Ibrahimovic: Nothing done yet on my Manchester United future (NYSE:MANU) - February 12 at 11:17 PM
News IconShare of the week: Manchester United plc (NYSE:MANU) - February 12 at 6:16 PM logoManchester United plc 2017 Second Quarter Results (NYSE:MANU) - February 10 at 1:09 AM logo7:05 am Manchester United beats by $0.03, beats on revs; guides FY17 revs in-line (NYSE:MANU) - February 10 at 1:09 AM logoQ2 2017 Manchester United PLC Earnings Release - 07:00 am ET (NYSE:MANU) - February 10 at 1:09 AM logoManchester United posts 18 percent rise in second-quarter revenue (NYSE:MANU) - February 10 at 1:09 AM logoManchester United posts 2Q profit (NYSE:MANU) - February 10 at 1:09 AM logoEdited Transcript of MANU earnings conference call or presentation 9-Feb-17 1:00pm GMT (NYSE:MANU) - February 10 at 1:08 AM logoAt halftime, Manchester United set to reach financial goals for season (NYSE:MANU) - February 9 at 7:26 PM logoManchester United Announces Season & Match Ticket Prices for 2017/18 (NYSE:MANU) - February 7 at 7:42 PM logo"Beckileaks" email furore puts brand Beckham on the back foot (NYSE:MANU) - February 6 at 10:01 AM
News IconDavid Beckham: What is the former Manchester United midfielder’s net worth and how much does he earn a year? (NYSE:MANU) - February 3 at 7:06 PM logoManchester United Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MANU-US : February 3, 2017 (NYSE:MANU) - February 3 at 7:06 PM logoBlog Coverage Ski Season Brings Cheer to Peak Resorts as it Witnessed an Increase in Sale of Season Pass (NYSE:MANU) - February 3 at 7:06 PM logoMan United's Zlatan Ibrahimovic 'in love with Naples' - Mino Raiola (NYSE:MANU) - February 2 at 5:15 AM logoManchester United injury news update given by Phil Jones (NYSE:MANU) - February 2 at 5:15 AM logoBrand Beckham? No, we stay together for love, says David (NYSE:MANU) - January 29 at 6:52 PM
News IconEarnings in Full Force, Analysts Take Aim at Manchester United Ltd. (NYSE:MANU) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:MANU) - January 28 at 11:34 PM logoManchester United plc Announces Second Quarter 2017 Earnings Report Date (NYSE:MANU) - January 26 at 8:18 PM logo[$$] China spree pushes football transfer spending to record $4.8bn (NYSE:MANU) - January 26 at 8:17 PM
News IconHow Mourinho has improved Man United’s injury record (NYSE:MANU) - January 25 at 7:50 PM logoManchester United Plc : MANU-US: Dividend Analysis : November 30th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : January 25, 2017 (NYSE:MANU) - January 25 at 7:50 PM
News IconManchester United Ltd. (NYSE:MANU) – Brokers Update Their Views - NewsDen (NYSE:MANU) - January 25 at 5:16 AM logoBRIEF-Manchester United confirms stadium accessibility plans (NYSE:MANU) - January 25 at 12:13 AM logoManchester United PLC (MANU) Increases Capacity for Disabled at Old Trafford - TCC (NYSE:MANU) - January 24 at 7:08 PM logoManchester United Confirms Stadium Accessibility Plans (NYSE:MANU) - January 24 at 7:08 PM logoImpatient Chinese chase football glory at all costs (NYSE:MANU) - January 23 at 11:42 PM logoManchester United : Rooney Salvages Point for United with Record Strike (NYSE:MANU) - January 22 at 4:14 AM logoManchester United : Wayne Rooney, for so long burdened by Manchester United record, seals it in spectacular style (NYSE:MANU) - January 21 at 11:12 PM logoManchester United : Rooney breaks Man Utd scoring record with injury-time equaliser (NYSE:MANU) - January 21 at 6:11 PM
News IconLyon agrees fee with Manchester United for Memphis Depay (NYSE:MANU) - January 20 at 7:08 PM logoManchester United named world’s richest soccer club (NYSE:MANU) - January 20 at 7:08 PM logoManchester United Rises to Top of World Soccer Rich List: Chart (NYSE:MANU) - January 20 at 7:08 PM
News IconManchester United Ltd. (NYSE:MANU) Under Analyst Spotlight - UK ... - UK Market News (NYSE:MANU) - January 20 at 1:24 AM
News IconIs This Stock Fairly Valued Heading Into Earnings Season: Manchester United plc (NYSE:MANU) - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:MANU) - January 20 at 1:24 AM logoManchester United named world's richest soccer club - Proactive Investors USA & Canada (NYSE:MANU) - January 19 at 8:23 PM logoManchester United Now Biggest Sports Team In The World (NYSE:MANU) - January 19 at 8:23 PM logoManchester United: England's Most Valuable Football Club (NYSE:MANU) - January 19 at 8:23 PM
News IconManchester United's record revenue unseats Real Madrid at top of rich list (NYSE:MANU) - January 19 at 4:58 AM logoManchester United : Man United dethrone Real Madrid as cash kings (NYSE:MANU) - January 19 at 4:58 AM


What is Manchester United's stock symbol?

Manchester United trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MANU."

How often does Manchester United pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Manchester United?

Manchester United announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, February 13th. Investors of record on Friday, April 28th will be given a dividend of $0.09 per share on Thursday, June 8th. This represents a $0.36 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.12%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, April 26th. This is a positive change from Manchester United's previous quarterly dividend of $0.05.

Where is Manchester United's stock going? Where will Manchester United's stock price be in 2017?

5 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Manchester United's stock. Their predictions range from $18.00 to $23.40. On average, they expect Manchester United's stock price to reach $20.38 in the next year.

When will Manchester United announce their earnings?

Manchester United is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May, 11th 2017.

Who owns Manchester United stock?

Manchester United's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Lansdowne Partners UK LLP (3.01%), Jupiter Asset Management Ltd. (1.69%), FMR LLC (1.49%), Janus Capital Management LLC (0.72%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.23%) and Alyeska Investment Group L.P. (0.15%).

Who sold Manchester United stock? Who is selling Manchester United stock?

Manchester United's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Janus Capital Management LLC and FMR LLC.

Who bought Manchester United stock? Who is buying Manchester United stock?

Manchester United's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alyeska Investment Group L.P., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, Gabelli Funds LLC, State Street Corp, Oxford Asset Management and Roundview Capital LLC.

How do I buy Manchester United stock?

Shares of Manchester United can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Manchester United stock cost?

One share of Manchester United stock can currently be purchased for approximately $16.95.

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Last Updated on 2/27/2017 by Staff