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Bloomsbury Publishing Plc

BLPU.L

Latest Trade

245.00GBp

Change

5.00(+2.08%)

Volume

49,276

Today's Range

237.00

 - 

250.00

52 Week Range

182.32

 - 

250.00

As of on the London Stock Exchange (LON) ∙ Minimum 15 minute delay

Pricing

Previous Close
240.00
Open
239.00
Volume
49,276
3M AVG Volume
1.60
Today's High
250.00
Today's Low
237.00
52 Week High
250.00
52 Week Low
182.32
Shares Out (MIL)
75.33
Market Cap (MIL)
184.56
Forward P/E
15.09
Dividend (Yield %)
--

Next Event

Half Year 2019 Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Earnings Release

Latest Developments

More

Bloomsbury Says Revenues Down 3% Year On Year For Four Months

J O Hambro Capital Cuts Stake In Bloomsbury To 2.04% From 9.49%

Montanaro Asset Management Discloses 3.65% Stake In Bloomsbury Publishing

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About Bloomsbury Publishing Plc

Bloomsbury Publishing Plc is a global publisher. The Company is involved in the publication of books and other related services. The Company operates through four publishing divisions: Adult, Children's & Educational, Academic & Professional, and Information. These divisions derive their revenue from book publishing, sale of publishing and distribution rights, management and other publishing services. It specializes in the humanities and social sciences, and publishes over 1,000 books and digital services each year. The Company's digital products include Berg Fashion Library, Bloomsbury Collections, Bloomsbury Fashion Central, Churchill Archive and Drama Online. The Company's subsidiaries include A & C Black Limited, Bloomsbury Publishing Inc, Bloomsbury Information Limited, Bloomsbury Professional Limited, Bloomsbury Australia PTY Limited, The Continuum International Publishing Group Limited and Osprey Publishing Limited, among others.

Industry

Printing & Publishing

Contact Info

50 Bedford Square

+44.20.76315600

https://www.bloomsbury.com/

Executive Leadership

Richard Lambert

Non-Executive Chairman of the Board

J. Nigel Newton

Chief Executive Officer, Founder, Executive Director

Penny Scott-Bayfield

Group Finance Director

Richard D.P. Charkin

Executive Director

Jonathan Glasspool

Executive Director

Key Stats

1.00 mean rating - 3 analysts
Sell
Hold
Buy
Revenue (MM, GBP)

2017

0.1K

2018

0.2K

2019

0.2K

2020(E)

0.2K
EPS (GBp)

2017

12.630

2018

13.920

2019

14.970

2020(E)

16.233
Price To Earnings (TTM)
19.93
Price To Sales (TTM)
1.13
Price To Book (MRQ)
1.28
Price To Cash Flow (TTM)
13.32
Total Debt To Equity (MRQ)
0.00
LT Debt To Equity (MRQ)
0.00
Return on Investment (TTM)
6.42
Return on Equity (TTM)
4.58

Latest News

Harry Potter casts new spell over Bloomsbury book sales

Harry Potter special editions helped Bloomsbury's <BLPU.L> revenue to its highest level since 2007, when the last of the original books came out, lifting the publisher's shares to a 10-year high.

Profits up 10 pct at Harry Potter publisher Bloomsbury

Harry Potter publisher Bloomsbury Publishing Plc posted a 10 percent rise in profits and 13.3 percent rise in full-year revenue on Tuesday, driven by higher demand for special editions of the boy wizard's adventures.

BRIEF-Bloomsbury Publishing Announces Content Partnership With Spotify

* SPOTIFY WILL OFFER TITLES FROM BLOOMSBURY’S 33 1/3 SERIES IN A VARIETY OF FORMATS EXCLUSIVELY THROUGH THEIR STREAMING SERVICE Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

BRIEF-Bloomsbury Publishing Says Penny Scott-Bayfield To Join As Group Finance Director On July 16

* PENNY SCOTT-BAYFIELD WILL BE JOINING BOARD AS GROUP FINANCE DIRECTOR ON 16TH JULY 2018

BRIEF-Harry Potter Publisher Bloomsbury Sees FY Profit Well Ahead Of Expectations

* BLOOMSBURY - THAT FOR YEAR ENDED 28 FEB 2018, WHILE REVENUES ARE SLIGHTLY AHEAD OF EXPECTATIONS, PROFITS WILL BE WELL AHEAD OF BOARD'S EXPECTATIONS

BRIEF-Bloomsbury Publishing ‍CFO Wendy Pallot resigns to join Euromoney

* WENDY PALLOT HAS INFORMED BOARD OF HER INTENTION TO RESIGN FROM HER POSITION OF GROUP FINANCE DIRECTOR AND WILL JOIN EUROMONEY INSTITUTIONAL INVESTOR PLC Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Reporting By London Bureau)

BRIEF-Euromoney poaches Wendy Pallot As CFO from Bloomsbury Publishing​

* EUROMONEY INS.INVPLC - APPOINTMENT OF CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

Harry Potter still casting his spell over Bloomsbury revenues

Harry Potter is continuing to work his magic for publisher Bloomsbury <BLPU.L> 20 years after his debut, with special editions of his first adventure helping revenue rise 15 percent.

BRIEF-Bloomsbury Publishing sees FY profit in line with expectations

* Qtrly total revenues are up 19 pct year on year (13 pct at constant currencies) driven by consumer division

BRIEF-Bloomsbury Publishing appoints Richard Lambert as non-executive chairman

* Says Sir Richard Lambert will join board as a non-executive chairman for a term of four years

BRIEF-Bloomsbury Publishing posts FY pre-tax profit of 12.0 mln pounds

* Fy profit before taxation and highlighted items of £12.0 million

BRIEF-Bloomsbury says J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter continued its growth in H1

* J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter continued its growth - with children's editions selling well and strong sales of illustrated edition of harry potter and philosopher's stone Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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