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Future PLC

Future PLC

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Consumer ServicesMedia
  • Price (GBX)1,300.00
  • Today's Change28.00 / 2.20%
  • Shares traded563.07k
  • 1 Year change17.54%
  • Beta1.2170
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About the company

Future PLC is a United Kingdom-based media company. The Company operates through two segments: United Kingdom (UK) and the United States (US). It also operates through sub-segment, which includes Media and Magazines. Media sub-segment includes Websites and events. Media division includes revenues from digital advertising and ecommerce revenue. The Magazine division publishes special interest magazines and bookazines in both print and digital format. Its covers various periodic titles, including Classic Rock, Guitar World, How It Works, Homebuilding & Renovating, FourFourTwo, Digital Camera, Guitar Player, What Hi-Fi?, Guitarist, PC Gamer and Music Week. Its services include advertising solutions, events, ecommerce, digital licensing, print licensing, audience insight, endorsement licensing and content syndication.

  • Revenue in GBP (TTM)257.10m
  • Net income in GBP21.60m
  • Incorporated1999
  • Employees1.23k
  • Location
    Future PLCQuay House, The AmburyBATH BA1 1UAUnited KingdomGBR
  • Phone+44 122 544 2244
  • Websitehttp://www.futureplc.com
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Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired companyDeal statusDateDate /
Deal status
FUTR:LSE since
announced
Transaction
value
Barcroft Studios LtdAnnounced14 Nov 201914 Nov 2019Announced-9.85%30.20m
SmartBrief IncDeal completed29 Jul 201929 Jul 2019Deal completed19.05%45.00m
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Peer analysis

Key Information
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Rizzoli Corriere della Sera Mediagrp SpA798.24m51.65m321.09m3.25k6.09--3.370.40230.11240.11241.66--------273,194.00--1.54--3.24--86.196.481.77--5.12-----5.33-2.81-19.13---23.91--
Promotora de Informaciones S.A.956.91m-49.30m369.18m8.95k----448.220.3858-0.0848-0.26521.69-0.6810.6591--3.46119,020.10-2.81-2.99-4.87-5.08--55.25-4.26-5.351.281.481.51--0.0028-5.4374.55---1.04--
Alma Media Oyj224.55m31.35m583.10m1.53k18.893.4711.232.600.41710.59412.992.270.615818.197.78163,398.7010.208.8617.1914.5184.7280.4316.569.711.20503.000.168183.57-1.77-3.276.2519.08-15.5927.23
TX Group AG909.77m54.58m621.74m3.67k11.410.4013.700.68346.106.10101.64173.550.365728.934.04294,234.903.316.594.759.1183.0985.679.0616.681.21--0.037331.046.58-0.7094-32.87-15.0317.40-4.90
Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC256.05m19.87m796.72m1.56k39.461.5215.903.110.18480.56642.384.810.3175--4.31163,925.102.506.673.7410.04----7.8615.14----0.0066.154.59-8.83-69.58-23.389.57-0.6162
Sanoma Oyj766.00m37.19m1.22bn3.97k32.783.136.741.600.25410.0035.232.660.46517.376.50215,734.902.34-1.834.67-3.6770.3968.855.03-3.080.14775.700.6495--2.46-13.64-13.761.04-9.0720.11
Future plc257.10m21.60m1.25bn1.23k56.643.3928.794.850.22460.22462.793.750.5631--6.19209,877.504.73-0.5275.56-0.754351.8142.668.40-0.6849----0.2825--70.2527.40179.31--16.59--
Lagardere SCA6.55bn172.46m1.55bn26.69k8.901.121.680.23731.48-0.124356.1011.810.66564.516.18273,333.601.992.023.233.6963.0363.622.992.420.72843.020.7657101.584.95-0.534211.6336.18-2.89-5.11
Daily Mail and General Trust P L C1.34bn113.50m1.58bn6.10k18.602.239.721.180.40310.34774.453.360.6177--4.84219,144.405.268.827.8113.94--68.288.5213.331.203.140.21738.09-0.2909-5.89-83.79-13.07-22.38-8.89
GlobalData PLC178.20m6.98m1.67bn3.36k252.6910.9857.559.350.05580.05581.421.280.514--3.6753,113.272.01-0.71352.91-1.1040.0937.663.92-1.23--4.100.4233--13.1029.81162.47--2.27--
Pearson plc3.87bn264.00m3.43bn22.73k13.430.82625.810.8860.33920.33924.985.510.497511.163.15170,185.603.42-3.044.26-3.7451.9853.836.88-6.631.75--0.2779---6.30-3.15-55.105.711.18-17.49
Data as of May 28 2020. Currency figures normalised to Future PLC's reporting currency: UK Pound GBX

Institutional shareholders

44.52%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
JPMorgan Asset Management (UK) Ltd.as of 11 May 20205.91m6.03%
Threadneedle Asset Management Ltd.as of 17 Mar 20204.91m5.01%
Hargreave Hale Ltd.as of 23 Jan 20204.90m5.00%
Invesco Asset Management Ltd.as of 04 Dec 20194.78m4.88%
Standard Life Investments Ltd.as of 04 Dec 20194.63m4.72%
Aberforth Partners LLPas of 04 Dec 20194.15m4.24%
Merian Global Investors (UK) Ltd.as of 04 Dec 20194.12m4.20%
BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Ltd.as of 14 Apr 20203.87m3.95%
Oberweis Asset Management, Inc.as of 04 Dec 20193.61m3.69%
Slater Investments Ltd.as of 04 Dec 20192.75m2.81%
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