Ascential

ASCL: 329.80 -13.20 (-3.85%) delayed: 20 Nov 2019, 14:02

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Bid Price 329.40 High Price 341.40
Ask Price 330.20 Low Price 329.60
Open Price 341.20 Spread 0.24%
Prev Close 343.00 Volume 195,574

Ascential Share Price

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Ascential Share Price Information

Name Ascential
Epic ASCL
Sector Media Agencies
ISIN GB00BYM8GJ06
Activites Ascential plc is a specialist, global, information company that helps the world's most ambitious businesses win in the digital economy. Our information, insights, connections, data and digital tools solve customer problems in three principal disciplines: Product Design via global trend forecasting service WGSN; Marketing via global benchmark for creative excellence and effectiveness Cannes Lions and WARC, and strategic advisory firm MediaLink; and Sales via eCommerce-driven data, insights and advisory firm Edge by Ascential, leading managed services provider for Amazon, Flywheel Digital, the world's premier payments and FinTech congress Money20/20, global retail industry summit World Retail Congress and Retail Week.
Index FTSE 250
Latest Share Price (p) 329.80 Net Gearing (%) 36.32
Market Capitalisation (£m) 1,375.99 Gross Gearing (%) 52.22
Shares in issue (m) 402.81 Debt Ratio 41.31
P/E Ratio 6.54 Debt-to-Equity Ratio 0.64
Total dividends per share (p) 5.80 Assets / Equity Ratio 2.09
Dividend Yield (%) 1.67 Price to book value 2.52
Dividend Cover 9.16 ROCE (%) 3.10
Earning per share (p) 52.20 EPS Growth (%) 1,060.00
52-week high / low (p) 418.00 / 327.40 DPS Growth (%) 3.57

Ascential Broker Views

Date Broker Recommendation Price Old Target Price New Target Price Notes
20 Nov Peel Hunt Buy 329.90 450.00 - Reiterates
05 Nov Barclays Capital Equal weight 329.90 410.00 365.00 Reiterates
28 Oct Goldman Sachs Conviction Buy 329.90 510.00 568.00 Reiterates
25 Oct Liberum Capital Hold 329.90 380.00 - Reiterates
25 Oct Peel Hunt Buy 329.90 450.00 - Reiterates
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Ascential Director Deals

Date Director Type Volume / Price Trade Value
29 Mar 2019 Duncan Painter Buy 43,000 @ 348.20p £149,726.00
25 Jul 2018 Duncan Painter Buy 41,538 @ 428.26p £177,890.64
09 Jun 2017 Paul Harrison Buy 2,820 @ 351.00p £9,898.20
02 Mar 2017 Duncan Painter Buy 22,593 @ 305.40p £68,999.02
02 Mar 2017 Mandy Gradden Sell 400,000 @ 298.10p £1,192,400.00
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