Future PLC

Future PLC

Consumer ServicesMedia
  • Price (GBX)2,340.00
  • Today's Change-16.00 / -0.68%
  • Shares traded607.18k
  • 1 Year change+140.00%
  • Beta0.6748
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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 Techradar, Gamesradar, Country Life, woman&home, Marie Claire UK, Classic Rock, Guitar Player, FourFourTwo, TV Times, Homebuilding & Renovating, Decanter, Digital Camera, Guitarist, How It Works, Total Film, What Hi-Fi? 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)339.60m
  • Net income in GBP44.30m
  • Incorporated1999
  • Employees2.04k
  • Location
    Future PLC1-10 Praed Mews,PADDINGTON W2 1QYUnited KingdomGBR
  • Phone+44 122 544 2244
  • Websitehttp://www.futureplc.com
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Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired companyDeal statusDateDate /
Deal status
FUTR:LSE since
GoCo Group PLCDeal completed25 Nov 202025 Nov 2020Deal completed19.27%765.99m
Gateway Blend LLCDeal completed02 Oct 202002 Oct 2020Deal completed19.88%--
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Peer analysis

Key Information
CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings (TTM)Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excl. extraordinary items, TTM)EPS (incl. extraordinary items, TTM)Revenue per share (TTM)Book value per share (MRQ)Asset turnover (TTM)Inventory turnover (TTM)Receivables turnover (TTM)Revenues per employee (TTM)Return on avg assets (TTM)Return on avg assets (5 yr avg)Return on investment (TTM)Return on investment (5 yr avg)Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin
(5 yr avg)
Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin
(5 yr avg)
Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio
(5 yr avg)
(YOY change %)
(5 yr growth rate)
Net income
(YOY change %)
Net income
(5 yr growth rate)
Capital expenditure
(5 yr growth rate)
(5 yr growth rate)
Reach PLC600.20m-26.70m711.51m4.18k--1.261,016.451.19-0.0862-0.08621.941.820.450857.755.29143,451.30-2.011.17-2.251.3349.4849.40-4.452.391.05119.270.068487.80-14.560.2518-128.31---12.00-2.91
Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC335.26m30.98m1.07bn2.35k34.132.0715.593.200.28780.28783.114.730.3983--5.44142,540.803.665.525.268.26----9.1812.51--9.900.119468.26-16.54-3.63-49.16-21.736.08-13.40
Daily Mail and General Trust P L C1.20bn53.40m1.84bn6.07k38.211.7614.941.530.22850.81525.254.970.6634--4.49198,286.402.937.864.2911.96--69.744.4112.511.483.760.220240.58-9.99-8.17-52.95-20.35-26.80-9.61
GlobalData PLC178.40m22.60m1.85bn3.47k85.9713.2144.7210.380.1820.1821.431.190.4934--3.9451,382.496.251.388.972.0699.94--12.672.48--8.920.4566359.780.11524.16223.60--26.6646.72
Future plc339.60m44.30m2.84bn2.04k51.926.0637.258.370.45380.45383.483.890.6808--5.94166,715.808.883.6911.805.0652.0047.2213.045.090.7308--0.21776.6253.3241.53446.91--25.79--
Pearson plc3.40bn310.00m6.32bn21.34k20.311.5310.271.860.41180.41184.505.480.449911.862.84159,221.904.11-1.785.16-2.2147.9852.469.13-3.742.004.380.2854---12.20-5.3317.42---11.51-17.81
Informa PLC1.66bn-1.04bn8.28bn10.95k--1.51--4.99-0.7522-0.75571.173.640.1624--3.98151,740.50-10.09-0.4746-11.94-0.5761--67.65-62.16-1.800.553-0.28310.2962---42.546.50-596.79---15.12--
Data as of May 12 2021. Currency figures normalised to Future PLC's reporting currency: UK Pound GBX

Institutional shareholders

49.26%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Standard Life Investments Ltd.as of 16 Feb 20218.16m6.76%
Alken Asset Management Ltd.as of 21 Apr 20217.94m6.58%
JPMorgan Asset Management (UK) Ltd.as of 17 Feb 20217.40m6.14%
Jupiter Asset Management Ltd.as of 12 Feb 20217.06m5.86%
Threadneedle Asset Management Ltd.as of 22 Feb 20215.99m4.97%
Canaccord Genuity Wealth Ltd.as of 15 Dec 20204.90m4.06%
Slater Investments Ltd.as of 04 Jan 20214.74m3.93%
Invesco Asset Management Ltd.as of 16 Feb 20214.70m3.89%
Sanford DeLand Asset Management Ltd.as of 03 May 20214.54m3.77%
BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Ltd.as of 18 Feb 20213.99m3.31%
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