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Bloomsbury Publishing Share Price

BMY 225.08p 5.1  2.3%
10:39am 1.50k
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: For the six months ended 31 August 2018, Bloomsbury Publishing Plc revenues increased 4% to £75.3M. Net income decreased 12% to £1.2M. Revenues reflect Adult segment increase of 22% to £15.9M, Academic & Professional segment increase of 9% to £18M. Net income was offset by Children's Trade segment income decrease of 41% to £2.8M, Special Interest segment loss totaling £187K vs. income of £364K, Unallocated segment loss totaling £419K vs. income of £0K. more »

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28th Feb 2019
28th Feb 2020

Price Target: 2.73
(+24.21% above Price)
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Recommendation:Strong SellSellHoldBuyStrong Buy
No. of Analysts: 0 0 0 0 3

Named Brokers and Analysts
Investec Bank (UK) Plc , Numis Securities Steve Liechti , Peel Hunt Malcolm Morgan ,

Profile Summary

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.

Directors: J. Nigel Newton (CEO) , Penny Scott-Bayfield (FID) , Richard Charkin (EDR) , Jonathan Glasspool (EDR) , Michael Daykin (SEC) , Richard Lambert (NEC) , Steven Hall (NED) , Jill Jones (NID) , John Warren (NID) 64,

No. of Employees: 627 No. of Shareholders: n/a


Last Annual February 28th, 2018
Last Interim August 31st, 2018
Incorporated January 30, 1986
Public Since June 23, 1994
Shares in Issue 75,328,570
Free Float 71.2m (94.5%)
Sector Consumer Cyclicals
Industry Media & Publishing
Index FTSE All Share , FTSE All Share Consumer Services , FTSE All Share Media , FTSE Smallcap , FTSE Smallcap Ex Its ,
Exchange London Stock Exchange (Full)
Eligible for an ISA? a SIPP?

BMY Share Price Performance BMY Share Price Quote
225.08p
5.1  2.3%
Traded 10:39am · Minimum 15 min delayed · NMS: 1.50k

Latest BMY News Announcements (delayed)

Upcoming BMY Events
Monday 20th May, 2019 (estimate)
Full Year 2018 Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Earnings Release
Thursday 18th July, 2019 (estimate)
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting

Recent ↓
Thursday 1st November, 2018
Dividend For BLPU.L
Tuesday 23rd October, 2018
Half Year 2018 Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Earnings Presentation - London
Tuesday 23rd October, 2018
Half Year 2018 Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Earnings Release
Thursday 26th July, 2018
Dividend For BLPU.L
Wednesday 18th July, 2018
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Wednesday 18th July, 2018
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Trading Statement Release
Tuesday 22nd May, 2018
Full Year 2017 Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Earnings Release
Monday 19th March, 2018
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Trading Statement Release
Thursday 2nd November, 2017
Dividend For BMY
Tuesday 24th October, 2017
Half Year 2017 Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Earnings Presentation - London
Tuesday 24th October, 2017
Half Year 2017 Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Earnings Release
Thursday 24th August, 2017
Dividend For BMY
Tuesday 18th July, 2017
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Tuesday 18th July, 2017
Q1 2017 Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Trading Statement Release
Thursday 18th May, 2017
Full Year 2016 Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Earnings Release
Thursday 3rd November, 2016
Dividend For BMY.L
Thursday 27th October, 2016
Half Year 2016 Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Earnings Release
Thursday 25th August, 2016
Dividend For BMY.L
Tuesday 19th July, 2016
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Wednesday 13th July, 2016
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Capital Markets Day


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