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Margin. Your investment $1,000.00
Overnight fee -0.025261 %
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Overnight fee time 22:00 (UTC)
Min traded quantity 1
Currency GBP
Margin 5%
Stock exchange United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
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Ascential PLC ESG Risk Ratings

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‘B’ score indicates good relative ESG performance and above average degree of transparency in reporting material ESG data publicly.

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Key Stats
Prev. Close* 2.7675
Open* 2.7755
1-Year Change* 37.64%
Day's Range* 2.7645 - 2.831
52 wk Range 1.87-2.97
Average Volume (10 days) 3.37M
Average Volume (3 months) 60.01M
Market Cap 1.24B
P/E Ratio -100.00K
Shares Outstanding 444.57M
Revenue 571.10M
EPS -0.16
Dividend (Yield %) N/A
Beta 1.43
Next Earnings Date Jan 23, 2024

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Date Close Change Change (%) Open High Low
Dec 8, 2023 2.8000 0.0345 1.25% 2.7655 2.8350 2.7555
Dec 7, 2023 2.7675 -0.0040 -0.14% 2.7715 2.7875 2.7055
Dec 6, 2023 2.7685 0.0050 0.18% 2.7635 2.8050 2.7455
Dec 5, 2023 2.7725 -0.0125 -0.45% 2.7850 2.8110 2.7515
Dec 4, 2023 2.8020 0.0645 2.36% 2.7375 2.8630 2.7345
Dec 1, 2023 2.7725 0.0270 0.98% 2.7455 2.7900 2.7185
Nov 30, 2023 2.7305 0.0010 0.04% 2.7295 2.7535 2.7215
Nov 29, 2023 2.7455 0.0000 0.00% 2.7455 2.7805 2.7305
Nov 28, 2023 2.7465 0.0250 0.92% 2.7215 2.7575 2.6975
Nov 27, 2023 2.7275 -0.0460 -1.66% 2.7735 2.8190 2.7095
Nov 24, 2023 2.7785 -0.0065 -0.23% 2.7850 2.7910 2.7635
Nov 23, 2023 2.7835 0.0280 1.02% 2.7555 2.8050 2.7495
Nov 22, 2023 2.7525 0.0115 0.42% 2.7410 2.7795 2.7055
Nov 21, 2023 2.7575 -0.0435 -1.55% 2.8010 2.8210 2.7385
Nov 20, 2023 2.8350 0.1195 4.40% 2.7155 2.8550 2.7155
Nov 17, 2023 2.7555 0.0260 0.95% 2.7295 2.7890 2.6635
Nov 16, 2023 2.7395 0.0080 0.29% 2.7315 2.7595 2.7285
Nov 15, 2023 2.7585 0.0230 0.84% 2.7355 2.7715 2.7135
Nov 14, 2023 2.7255 0.0500 1.87% 2.6755 2.7505 2.6655
Nov 13, 2023 2.6805 0.0970 3.75% 2.5835 2.6855 2.5835

Ascential PLC Events

Time (UTC) Country Event
Tuesday, January 23, 2024

Time (UTC)

10:59

Country

GB

Event

Full Year 2023 Ascential PLC Earnings Release
Full Year 2023 Ascential PLC Earnings Release

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  • Annual
  • Quarterly
2022 2021 2020 2019 2018
Total revenue 524.4 349.3 229.9 380.3 348.5
Revenue 524.4 349.3 229.9 380.3 348.5
Cost of Revenue, Total 212 127.6 88.3 143.4 125.2
Gross Profit 312.4 221.7 141.6 236.9 223.3
Total Operating Expense 618.6 376.8 401.2 378.5 308.3
Selling/General/Admin. Expenses, Total 232.9 160.7 139.3 158.1 138.5
Depreciation / Amortization 34.6 31.9 30.8 35.6 30.6
Unusual Expense (Income) 139.1 56.6 142.8 41.4 14
Operating Income -94.2 -27.5 -171.3 1.8 40.2
Interest Income (Expense), Net Non-Operating -11.6 -3.1 -7.9 -4.1 -7.7
Gain (Loss) on Sale of Assets
Other, Net -10.3 -9 -9.9 -5.6 -3.6
Net Income Before Taxes -116.1 -39.6 -189.1 -7.9 28.9
Net Income After Taxes -104.8 -38 -152.6 -6.5 20
Net Income Before Extra. Items -95.5 -38.8 -153.3 -6.7 20
Total Extraordinary Items -0.9 261.9 13 14.6 189.2
Net Income -96.4 223.1 -140.3 7.9 209.2
Income Available to Common Excl. Extra. Items -95.5 -38.8 -153.3 -6.7 20
Income Available to Common Incl. Extra. Items -96.4 223.1 -140.3 7.9 209.2
Diluted Net Income -96.4 223.1 -140.3 7.9 209.2
Diluted Weighted Average Shares 440 417.3 400.8 401.4 405.5
Diluted EPS Excluding Extraordinary Items -0.21705 -0.09298 -0.38249 -0.01669 0.04932
Dividends per Share - Common Stock Primary Issue 0 0 0.018 0.058
Diluted Normalized EPS 0.1725 0.06614 0.05788 0.13254 0.1058
Dilution Adjustment 0
Minority Interest 9.3 -0.8 -0.7 -0.2
Jun 2023 Dec 2022 Jun 2022 Dec 2021 Jun 2021
Total revenue 307.4 263.7 260.7 174.2 154.3
Revenue 307.4 263.7 260.7 174.2 154.3
Cost of Revenue, Total 103.8 116.3 95.7 64.5 52.9
Gross Profit 203.6 147.4 165 109.7 101.4
Total Operating Expense 306.7 322.8 295.8 204.4 157.5
Selling/General/Admin. Expenses, Total 148.2 114.9 118 83.9 70.3
Depreciation / Amortization 17.3 17.1 17.5 15.8 14.7
Unusual Expense (Income) 37.4 74.5 64.6 40.2 19.6
Operating Income 0.7 -59.1 -35.1 -30.2 -3.2
Interest Income (Expense), Net Non-Operating -9.8 -9.2 -2.4 1.7 -4.8
Other, Net -2.7 -6.2 -4.1 -3.4 -5.6
Net Income Before Taxes -11.8 -74.5 -41.6 -31.9 -13.6
Net Income After Taxes -16.8 -66.8 -38 -31.5 -11
Minority Interest 0.3 9.1 0.2 -0.4 -0.4
Net Income Before Extra. Items -16.5 -57.7 -37.8 -31.9 -11.4
Total Extraordinary Items 0 -0.5 -0.4 34.4 227.8
Net Income -16.5 -58.2 -38.2 2.5 216.4
Income Available to Common Excl. Extra. Items -16.5 -57.7 -37.8 -31.9 -11.4
Income Available to Common Incl. Extra. Items -16.5 -58.2 -38.2 2.5 216.4
Diluted Net Income -16.5 -58.2 -38.2 2.5 216.4
Diluted Weighted Average Shares 440.2 478.3 401.7 432.9 401.7
Diluted EPS Excluding Extraordinary Items -0.03748 -0.12064 -0.0941 -0.07369 -0.02838
Dividends per Share - Common Stock Primary Issue 0 0 0 0
Diluted Normalized EPS 0.07065 0.06962 0.10605 0.03557 0.02689
Total Adjustments to Net Income
  • Annual
  • Quarterly
2022 2021 2020 2019 2018
Total Current Assets 432.7 358.6 318.4 258.6 299.1
Cash and Short Term Investments 80 84.1 78.2 111.7 182
Cash 59 55.7 51 79 26.7
Short Term Investments
Total Receivables, Net 335.3 261.9 186.2 129 100.8
Accounts Receivable - Trade, Net 335.3 261.9 186.2 129 100.8
Total Inventory 3.3 1.9 2.1 4.1 3.9
Prepaid Expenses 9.6 10.7 11.7 12.4 12.4
Other Current Assets, Total 4.5 0 40.2 1.4 0
Total Assets 1604.1 1405.2 1102.3 1162 1169.5
Property/Plant/Equipment, Total - Net 26.4 27.2 20.9 30 32.5
Property/Plant/Equipment, Total - Gross 47.8 45.3 37.1 72.3 47.7
Accumulated Depreciation, Total -21.4 -18.1 -16.2 -42.3 -15.2
Goodwill, Net 711.1 603.6 467.4 512.9 505.1
Intangibles, Net 242.4 275.3 206.7 247.8 280.9
Long Term Investments 88.5 82.8 33.2 69.7 8.8
Note Receivable - Long Term 42.7 0 0.7
Other Long Term Assets, Total 60.3 57.7 55 43 43.1
Total Current Liabilities 455 364.8 371.8 263.8 218.8
Accounts Payable 18 12.7 6.9 10.6 10.3
Accrued Expenses 56.1 48.9 31.7 32.3 37.4
Notes Payable/Short Term Debt 0 0 0 0 0
Current Port. of LT Debt/Capital Leases 7.3 7 6.7 9.4 9
Other Current Liabilities, Total 373.6 296.2 326.5 211.5 162.1
Total Liabilities 873.9 629.3 725.8 630.5 624
Total Long Term Debt 320.7 176.3 323.2 300 312.2
Long Term Debt 301.2 158.1 309.5 282.6 291.8
Deferred Income Tax 8.6 6.5 4.6 22.9 24.8
Other Liabilities, Total 67.9 52 24.9 43.2 68.2
Total Equity 730.2 775.9 376.5 531.5 545.5
Common Stock 4.4 4.4 4 4 4
Retained Earnings (Accumulated Deficit) 553.6 638.7 415.3 561.1 568.1
Other Equity, Total 19.7 -20.5 -45.7 -35.2 -27
Total Liabilities & Shareholders’ Equity 1604.1 1405.2 1102.3 1162 1169.5
Total Common Shares Outstanding 440.212 439.215 402.794 403.275 400.819
Cash & Equivalents 21 28.4 27.2 32.7 155.3
Additional Paid-In Capital 153.6 153.3 3 1.7 0.5
Capital Lease Obligations 19.5 18.2 13.7 17.4 20.4
Minority Interest 21.7 29.7 1.3 0.6 0
Treasury Stock - Common -1.1 -0.1 -0.1 -0.1
Jun 2023 Dec 2022 Jun 2022 Dec 2021 Jun 2021
Total Current Assets 414.1 432.7 394.8 358.6 270.2
Cash and Short Term Investments 89.6 80 88.4 84.1 81.1
Cash 55.1 59 68.8 55.7
Cash & Equivalents 34.5 21 19.6 28.4 81.1
Total Receivables, Net 298.2 335.3 278.9 261.9 172.9
Accounts Receivable - Trade, Net 104.2 335.3 278.9 261.9 171.5
Total Inventory 4.1 3.3 3.5 1.9 1.5
Other Current Assets, Total 3.3 4.5 0
Total Assets 1499.8 1604.1 1560.6 1405.2 1174
Property/Plant/Equipment, Total - Net 22.8 26.4 27.4 27.2 17.7
Goodwill, Net 681.9 711.1 682.4 603.6 522.9
Intangibles, Net 213.9 242.4 297.3 275.3 212.2
Long Term Investments 24.9 88.5 93.4 82.8 60
Other Long Term Assets, Total 54.5 60.3 63.2 57.7 59
Total Current Liabilities 443.2 455 397.5 364.8 298.2
Payable/Accrued 39.7
Notes Payable/Short Term Debt 0 0 0 0 0
Current Port. of LT Debt/Capital Leases 6.8 7.3 6.6 7 7.4
Other Current Liabilities, Total 349.3 373.6 306.3 296 238.5
Total Liabilities 809.8 873.9 762.7 629.3 579.2
Total Long Term Debt 314.9 320.7 283 176.3 243.7
Long Term Debt 298.4 301.2 263.2 158.1 233.8
Capital Lease Obligations 16.5 19.5 19.8 18.2 9.9
Deferred Income Tax 7 8.6 14.1 6.5 7
Minority Interest 19.7 21.7 28.6 29.7 1.1
Other Liabilities, Total 25 67.9 39.5 52 29.2
Total Equity 690 730.2 797.9 775.9 594.8
Common Stock 4.4 4.4 4.4 4.4 4
Additional Paid-In Capital 153.6 153.6 153.5 153.3 3.3
Retained Earnings (Accumulated Deficit) 540.7 553.6 607.8 638.7 628.2
Treasury Stock - Common -1.1
Other Equity, Total -8.7 19.7 32.2 -20.5 -40.7
Total Liabilities & Shareholders’ Equity 1499.8 1604.1 1560.6 1405.2 1174
Total Common Shares Outstanding 440.26 440.212 440.187 439.215 402.955
Note Receivable - Long Term 87.7 42.7 2.1 0 32
Prepaid Expenses 18.9 9.6 24 10.7 14.7
Accounts Payable 11.2 18 12.9 12.7 12.5
Accrued Expenses 75.9 56.1 71.7 9.4 39.8
Property/Plant/Equipment, Total - Gross 35.4
Accumulated Depreciation, Total -9.8
  • Annual
  • Quarterly
2022 2021 2020 2019 2018
Net income/Starting Line -116.1 -39.6 -184.3 10.2 28.9
Cash From Operating Activities 53.2 29.9 7.8 87.2 72.2
Cash From Operating Activities 60.3 54.4 12 11.1 8.9
Amortization 45.3 47.4 41.3
Non-Cash Items 102.8 24 140 51.3 39.1
Cash Taxes Paid 0.2 3.3 3.3 3.2 12.2
Cash Interest Paid 9 6.4 20.9 15.2 14.6
Changes in Working Capital 6.2 -8.9 -5.2 -32.8 -46
Cash From Investing Activities -163.3 -15.1 -34.4 -122.4 135.2
Capital Expenditures -35.9 -23.3 -24 -18.5 -18.7
Other Investing Cash Flow Items, Total -127.4 8.2 -10.4 -103.9 153.9
Cash From Financing Activities 100.5 -12.4 -3.1 -36.9 -70.6
Financing Cash Flow Items -11.8 -6.9 -20.9 -15.2 -14.6
Total Cash Dividends Paid 0 -22.9 -22.8
Issuance (Retirement) of Stock, Net -3.4 150.7 -7.9 1.2 0.4
Issuance (Retirement) of Debt, Net 115.7 -156.2 25.7 0 -33.6
Foreign Exchange Effects 5.5 1.5 -1.8 1.8 -0.6
Net Change in Cash -4.1 3.9 -31.5 -70.3 136.2
Dec 2022 Jun 2022 Dec 2021 Jun 2021 Dec 2020
Net income/Starting Line -116.1 -41.6 -39.6 -13.6 -184.3
Cash From Operating Activities 53.2 43.2 29.9 31 7.8
Cash From Operating Activities 60.3 30.1 54.4 25.3 12
Amortization 45.3
Non-Cash Items 102.8 34.7 24 -5.9 140
Cash Taxes Paid 0.2 -0.4 3.3 3.5 3.3
Cash Interest Paid 9 2.5 6.4 4.8 20.9
Changes in Working Capital 6.2 20 -8.9 25.2 -5.2
Cash From Investing Activities -163.3 -129.1 -15.1 49.3 -34.4
Capital Expenditures -35.9 -13.9 -23.3 -8.8 -24
Other Investing Cash Flow Items, Total -127.4 -115.2 8.2 58.1 -10.4
Cash From Financing Activities 100.5 85.1 -12.4 -78.7 -3.1
Financing Cash Flow Items -11.8 -3.7 -6.9 -5.4 -20.9
Total Cash Dividends Paid 0
Issuance (Retirement) of Stock, Net -3.4 0 150.7 0.3 -7.9
Issuance (Retirement) of Debt, Net 115.7 88.8 -156.2 -73.6 25.7
Foreign Exchange Effects 5.5 5.1 1.5 -0.7 -1.8
Net Change in Cash -4.1 4.3 3.9 0.9 -31.5

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Ascential Company profile

Ascential PLC (ASCL), formerly known as EMAP, is a B2B media business, specialising in information services, festivals, and exhibitions. The Ascential share price is listed on the London Stock Exchange and included in the FTSE 250 Index. The history of the company started in 1887 when Richard Winfrey purchased the Spalding Guardian, the Lynn News and the Peterborough Advertiser. The company kept continuously growing over time. It sold its 65 newspaper titles, including the 300-year-old Stamford Mercury, for £111 million to Johnston Press in 1996. In December 2015 the company was rebranded to Ascential. By February 2016, the business was the subject of initial public offering valued at £800 million. Check out Capital.com for the latest ASCL share price.
Industry: Advertising & Marketing (NEC)

33 Kingsway
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