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888 Holdings PLC (888.L)

888.L on London Stock Exchange

279.50GBp
28 Apr 2017
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888 Holdings says full-year pretax profit up 82 pct
Tuesday, 21 Mar 2017 03:10am EDT 

888 Holdings Plc <888.L>: Fy pretax profit rose 82 percent to 59.2 million usd . Fy revenue 520.8 million usd . Fy revenue increased 13 pct to us$520.8 million (2015: us$462.1 million); on a constant currency basis. revenue increased 18 pct . Fy b2c revenue increased 15 pct to us$460.2 million (2015: us$399.4 million); on a constant currency basis b2c revenue increased 20 pct . Fy casino revenue increased 21 pct to us$279.3 million (2015: us$230.6 million); on a constant currency basis casino revenue increased 26 pct . Fy adjusted ebitda. increased 12 pct to us$90.2 million (2015: us$80.6 million); on a constant currency basis adjusted ebitda increased 24 pct to us$100 million . Current trading since start of year remains healthy with average daily revenue more than 11 pct above previous year at constant currency. .Recommending a final dividend of 5.1¢ per share and additional one-off 10.5¢ per share bringing total for year to 19.4¢ per share.  Full Article

888 first-half pretax rises 39 pct, says Q3 started well
Wednesday, 31 Aug 2016 02:00am EDT 

888 Holdings Plc <888.L> : H1 pretax profit rose 39 percent to 27.8 million usd . H1 revenue rose 19 percent to 262 million usd . Revenue increased by 19% to us$262.0m (h1 2015: us$220.0m) . Profit before tax increased by 39% to us$27.8m (h1 2015: us$20.0m) . With strong momentum board remains confident of delivering against expectations for full year . Trading in q3 has started well with average daily revenue until 27 august 2016 15 per cent .Trading in q3 has started well with average daily revenue until 27 august 2016 15 per cent. Above strong previous year comparatives.  Full Article

888 Holdings says to launch services in Romania
Wednesday, 24 Aug 2016 08:24am EDT 

888 Holdings Plc <888.L>:Has announced it will launch a new, localized version for Romania - 888.ro.  Full Article

888 Holdings PLC says outlook interim dividend of 3.5 cents per share
Friday, 28 Aug 2015 02:01am EDT 

888 Holdings PLC:Says declared an outlook interim dividend of 3.5 cents per share (H1 2014: 3.5 cents per share) in accordance with the Group's dividend policy (intention to distribute 50% of profit after tax) as set out at the time of its 2005 initial public offering.  Full Article

888 Holdings PLC wins $1.4 bln battle for Bwin.party Digital Entertainment - Reuters
Thursday, 16 Jul 2015 08:00pm EDT 

888 Holdings PLC:Says 888 won the battle for Bwin.party Digital Entertainment, clinching a cash and stock deal worth almost 900 million pounds ($1.4 billion) - Reuters.Says 888's offer of 104.09 pence per share, made up of 39.45p in cash and 0.404 new 888 shares, is 16.4 percent higher than Bwin's share price of 89.40p before talks began on May 14.  Full Article

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UPDATE 1-Gaming firm 888 to pay special dividend for 5th yr on profit surge

March 21 British online gaming company 888 Holdings declared a special dividend for the fifth straight year as full-year pretax profit surged 82 percent, driven by strong performance in its sportsbetting and casino businesses.