Manchester United Company Profile (NYSE:MANU)

About Manchester United (NYSE:MANU)

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: Leisure & Recreation
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:MANU
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $684.43 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 164,025,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $16.79
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $16.64
  • 52 Week Range: $14.10 - $18.30
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 158.64
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 90.00
  • P/E Growth: 324.20
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $697.75 million
  • Price / Sales: 4.02
  • Book Value: $3.61 per share
  • Price / Book: 4.74
  • Annual Dividend: $0.18
  • Dividend Yield: 1.1%
  • EBIDTA: $217.11 million
  • Net Margins: 2.51%
  • Return on Equity: 4.36%
  • Return on Assets: 1.40%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.13%
  • Current Ratio: 0.85%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.85%
  • Average Volume: 69,436 shs.
  • Beta: 0.54
  • Short Ratio: 2.99

Frequently Asked Questions for Manchester United (NYSE:MANU)

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. Stockholders of record on Friday, April 28th will be paid a dividend of $0.09 per share on Thursday, June 8th. This represents a $0.36 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.11%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, April 26th. This is a boost from Manchester United's previous quarterly dividend of $0.05. View Manchester United's Dividend History.

How were Manchester United's earnings last quarter?

Manchester United Ltd. (NYSE:MANU) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, September, 21st. The company reported $0.14 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.12 by $0.02. The firm had revenue of $175.90 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $160.47 million. Manchester United had a return on equity of 4.36% and a net margin of 2.51%. Manchester United's revenue was up 30.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.05 earnings per share. View Manchester United's Earnings History.

When will Manchester United make its next earnings announcement?

Manchester United is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 16th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Manchester United.

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

3 analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Manchester United's stock. Their forecasts range from $19.00 to $23.40. On average, they anticipate Manchester United's stock price to reach $20.47 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Manchester United.

Who are some of Manchester United's key competitors?

Who are Manchester United's key executives?

Manchester United's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Avram A. Glazer, Executive Co-Chairman of the Board
  • Joel Glazer, Executive Co-Chairman of the Board
  • Edward Woodward, Executive Vice Chairman of the Board
  • Cliff Baty, Chief Financial Officer
  • Richard Arnold, Group Managing Director, Director
  • Jamieson Reigle, Managing Director, Asia Pacific
  • Bryan Glazer, Director
  • Edward S. Glazer, Director
  • Kevin Glazer, Director
  • Darcie Glazer Kassewitz, Director

Who owns Manchester United stock?

Manchester United's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Bamco Inc. NY (35.96%), FMR LLC (6.09%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (2.94%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (0.83%), Norman Fields Gottscho Capital Management LLC (0.11%) and Clark Estates Inc. NY (0.05%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Manchester United.

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 Bamco Inc. NY, Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and Quinn Opportunity Partners LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Manchester United.

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 Janus Henderson Group PLC, Intrinsic Edge Capital Management LLC, K.J. Harrison & Partners Inc, Alliancebernstein L.P., Norman Fields Gottscho Capital Management LLC, OxFORD Asset Management LLP, Clark Estates Inc. NY and State Street Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Manchester United.

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.

What is Manchester United's stock price today?

One share of Manchester United stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.10.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Manchester United (NYSE MANU)
Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  178 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  124 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  302
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Manchester United 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 Manchester United (NYSE:MANU) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $20.47 (19.69% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Manchester United (NYSE:MANU)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/21/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuy$19.00HighView Rating Details
5/19/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuy$18.00 -> $19.00LowView Rating Details
10/17/2016GabelliInitiated CoverageBuy$23.40N/AView Rating Details
3/21/2016NomuraLower Price TargetNeutral$21.70 -> $20.50N/AView Rating Details
3/15/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperform$25.00 -> $20.00N/AView Rating Details
12/10/2015J P Morgan Chase & CoLower Price TargetOverweight$22.00 -> $21.60N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Manchester United (NYSE:MANU)
Earnings by Quarter for Manchester United (NYSE:MANU)
Earnings History by Quarter for Manchester United (NYSE MANU)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
9/21/2017Q4 2017$0.12$0.14$160.47 million$175.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/16/20173/31/2017($0.05)($0.05)$119.67 million$1.27 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2017Q217$0.10$0.13$145.40 million$157.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/17/2016Q117($0.07)$0.01$114.69 million$120.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/12/2016Q416$0.08$0.07$166.45 million$180.22 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/12/2015Q116($0.03)$0.03$120.80 million$123.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/17/2015Q415($0.14)$0.01$166.67 million$161.98 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/14/2015Q315($0.11)($0.07)$94.94 million$95.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/12/2015Q215($0.04)$0.04$100.82 million$105.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/18/2014Q115($0.05)$0.04$83.82 million$0.03 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/10/2014Q414($0.04)($0.06)$92.48 million$96.30 millionViewListenView 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: $0.22 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.19 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Manchester United (NYSE:MANU)
Most Recent Dividend:6/8/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.18
Dividend Yield:1.05%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:180.02% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
81.82% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
94.74% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Manchester United (NYSE:MANU)

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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Manchester United (NYSE:MANU)
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Headline Trends for Manchester United (NYSE:MANU)
Latest Headlines for Manchester United (NYSE:MANU)
DateHeadline logoEdited Transcript of MANU earnings conference call or presentation 21-Sep-17 12:00pm GMT - September 22 at 9:26 AM logoManchester United plc 2017 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results - September 21 at 5:36 PM logoSoccer-Manchester United expect to match record revenue in 2017-18 - September 21 at 5:36 PM logo[$$] Man U record revenues boosted by broadcasting deal - September 21 at 5:35 PM logoSoccer-Man Utd hunt for more trophies after revenues hit high - September 21 at 5:35 PM logoManchester United CEO Expects Tech Giants to Bid for Live Rights - September 21 at 5:35 PM logoManchester United posts 4Q profit - September 21 at 5:35 PM logoManchester United Ltd. (MANU) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results - September 21 at 10:46 AM logoManchester United have a problem position claims Gary Neville - September 18 at 5:42 AM logoManchester United Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MANU-US : September 15, 2017 - September 16 at 6:16 AM logoManchester United Ltd. (MANU) to Release Earnings on Thursday - September 14 at 1:48 AM logoCritical Contrast: Steiner Leisure (STNR) versus Manchester United (MANU) - September 11 at 8:18 PM logoManchester United plc Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2017 Earnings Report Date - September 8 at 2:53 AM logoManchester United Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MANU-US : September 5, 2017 - September 5 at 4:21 PM logoManchester United Ltd. (MANU) to Release Earnings on Monday - September 4 at 2:22 AM logoComparing Reading International (RDI) and Manchester United (MANU) - September 2 at 12:28 AM logoHow José Mourinho Took a Risk by Rebuilding Manchester United - August 29 at 1:35 AM logo[$$] Record football transfer deals within the realms of the rational - August 25 at 8:12 AM logoComparing Manchester United (MANU) and Reading International (RDI) - August 21 at 6:16 AM logoManchester United's (MANU) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Jefferies Group LLC - August 20 at 10:46 PM logoHow to Invest in Sports - August 20 at 10:56 AM logoWhat Neymar’s record-breaking $263 million transfer fee means for the future of soccer - August 18 at 6:35 AM logoManchester United Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MANU-US : August 16, 2017 - August 16 at 4:42 PM logoManchester United Announces Upsizing and Pricing of Class A Ordinary Shares by the Selling Shareholder - August 12 at 7:37 PM logoWayne Rooney scored on a beautiful header in his return debut with Everton - August 12 at 7:37 PM logoManchester United plc (MANU) Prices 4.35M Shares at $17 - - August 12 at 3:58 AM logoManchester United (MANU) Announces 4.25M Offering of Class A Ordinary Shares by Selling Shareholder - - August 11 at 6:18 AM logoManchester United Announces Offering of Class A Ordinary Shares by the Selling Shareholder - August 10 at 4:11 AM logoSoccer-Real Madrid see off United to win European Super Cup - August 8 at 11:01 PM logoAnalyzing Manchester United (MANU) and ILG (IILGV) - August 5 at 6:30 PM logoSoccer-Man United sign midfielder Matic from Chelsea - July 31 at 8:02 PM logoManchester United Plc – Value Analysis (NYSE:MANU) : July 31, 2017 - July 31 at 8:02 PM logoReviewing MakeMyTrip Limited (MMYT) & Manchester United (NYSE:MANU) - July 30 at 7:42 AM logoPhotos: Manchester Derby draws thousands of fans to NRG Stadium - July 22 at 6:15 AM logoManchester United Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MANU-US : July 17, 2017 - July 17 at 1:10 PM logoManchester United Ltd. (MANU) Rating Reiterated by Jefferies Group LLC - July 14 at 11:02 PM logoMUTV Now Available Online to Fans in the UK and Ireland - July 12 at 2:52 AM logoHow Manchester United Solved Its Rooney Problem - July 11 at 1:11 AM logoSoccer-United-bound Lukaku says joining 'biggest club in the world' - July 9 at 11:49 AM logoSoccer-Former England captain Rooney rejoins Everton - July 9 at 11:49 AM logoJefferies Group LLC Reiterates Buy Rating for Manchester United Ltd. (NYSE:MANU) - July 3 at 9:40 AM logoSoccer Factory That Made Ronaldo Tries to Find Another Ronaldo - June 30 at 1:20 AM logo[$$] José Mourinho accused of ?3.3m Spanish tax fraud - June 20 at 7:23 PM logoHK's new board seen a big draw for startups, not secondary listings - June 20 at 7:56 AM logoReviewing ClubCorp Holdings (MYCC) & Manchester United (MANU) - June 19 at 12:05 AM logoCristiano Ronaldo leaving Real Madrid? Rumor mill and wagering window heat up - June 16 at 7:25 PM logoFormula One Group Could Be Undervalued By 50% - June 9 at 6:38 PM logoBaron Funds Comments on Manchester United - June 8 at 7:23 PM logoThe World's Most Valuable Soccer Teams 2017 - June 6 at 9:37 AM logo[$$] Europe's top football clubs increase value by ?3bn - June 1 at 9:32 AM



Manchester United (MANU) Chart for Friday, September, 22, 2017

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