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Ascential PLC (GB:ASCL)
LSE:ASCL
UK Market
GB:ASCLAscential
409.40p
-1.4p (-0.34%)

Ascential Stock Analysis & Ratings

Ascential Stock Analysis Overview

Smart Score
10
Outperform
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CONSENSUS
Moderate Buy
Average Price Target : 461.00p
SENTIMENT
Bullish
GB:ASCL Sentiment 100% Sector Average 69%

HEDGE FUND ACTIVITY

TREND
N/A
Currently Not Enough Data Available
TREND
▲ Bought Shares
Worth £1.8M over the Last 3 Months

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SENTIMENT
N/A
Currently Not Enough Data Available
LAST 7 DAYS
Neutral
Bullish 50% Bearish 50%

TECHNICALS

SMA
Positive
20 days / 200 days
MOMENTUM
42.73%
12 Months Change

FUNDAMENTALS

RETURN ON EQUITY
-17.82%
Trailing 12 Months
ASSET GROWTH
-5.07%
Trailing 12 Months
The Ascential stock analysis is based on the TipRanks Smart Score which is derived from 8 unique data sets including Analyst recommendations, Crowd Wisdom, Hedge Fund Activity, Media Sentiment and multiple Technical stock factors. The Smart Score is a quantitative, data-driven rating system and does not include human intervention.

Stock Chart

GB:ASCL

GB:ASCL Stock Stats

Previous Close410.8p
Open423p
Bid408.8 x 300
Ask409.4 x 407
Today’s Range394.6p - 423p
52-Week Range173.80p - 411.88p
Volume278.66K
Average Volume683.08K
Market Cap1.80B
Beta1.18
P/E Ratio11.4
EPS36.00
Earnings DateFeb 28, 2022
Ex-Dividend DateAug 29, 2019

Company Description

Ascential PLC

Ascential PLC organizes exhibitions, congresses, festivals and provides business information services. The company operations are branched out into four segments; Product Design, Marketing, Sales and Built environment and policy. The sales segment generates maximum revenue from operations. Its product portfolio includes Cannes Lions, Spring, and Autumn Fair, Money20/20, WGSN and Groundsure.
Sector
Services
Industry
Media - Diversified
CEO
Duncan Painter
Employees
2,000
ISIN
GB00BYM8GJ06
Address
The Prow, London, W1B 5AP, GB

Financials


P/E Ratio Range

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GB:ASCL FAQ

What was Ascential’s price range in the past 12 months?
Ascential lowest stock price was 173.80p and its highest was 411.88p in the past 12 months.
    What is Ascential’s market cap?
    Ascential’s market cap is 1.80B.
      What is Ascential’s price target?
      The average price target for Ascential is 461.00p. This is based on 6 Wall Streets Analysts 12-month price targets, issued in the past 3 months.
      The highest analyst price target is 500.00p ,the lowest forecast is 425.00p. The average price target represents 12.60% Increase from the current price of 409.4p.
        What do analysts say about Ascential?
        Ascential’s analyst rating consensus is a ‘Moderate Buy. This is based on the ratings of 6 Wall Streets Analysts.
          When is Ascential’s upcoming earnings report date?
          Ascential’s upcoming earnings report date is Feb 28, 2022 which is in 5 months.
            How were Ascential’s earnings last quarter?
            Ascential released its earnings results on Jul 26, 2021. The company reported -1.4p earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of N/A by -1.4p.
              Is Ascential overvalued?
              According to Wall Street analysts Ascential’s price is currently Undervalued.
                Does Ascential pay dividends?
                Ascential pays a Annually dividend of 1.8p which represents an annual dividend yield of 0.95%. Ascential’s last Annually dividend payment was on Sep 27, 2019. Ascential’s upcoming ex-dividend date is Aug 29, 2019
                  What is Ascential’s EPS estimate?
                  Ascential’s EPS estimate for its next earnings report is not yet available.
                  How many shares outstanding does Ascential have?
                  Ascential has 438,470,000 shares outstanding.
                    What happened to Ascential’s price movement after its last earnings report?
                    Ascential reported an EPS of -1.4p in its last earnings report, missing expectations of N/A. Following the earnings report the stock price went down -5.429%.
                      Which hedge fund is a major shareholder of Ascential?
                      Currently, no hedge funds are holding shares in GB:ASCL

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