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ESC - Escape Hunt Share Price

34.61p 0.6  1.8%

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Consumer Cyclicals
Micro Cap
Market Cap £30.1m
Enterprise Value £31.8m
Revenue £2.53m
Position in Universe 1344th / 1783
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1m -10.6%
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52w High -31.7%
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Financial Summary
Year End 31st Dec 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021E 2022E CAGR / Avg
0.000 0.000 0.87 2.15 4.92 2.66 12.9
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the six months ended 30 June 2021, Escape HuntPLC revenues decreased 10% to £1.2M. Net loss decreased 24%to £2.4M. Revenues reflect Owner Operated segment decreaseof 8% to £936K, Franchise Operated segment decrease of 16%to £242K. Lower net loss reflects Administrative expensesdecrease of 17% to £3.4M (expense), Other income increasefrom £130K to £341K (income).
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Profile Summary

Escape Hunt PLC, formerly Dorcaster Plc, is a provider of escapes the room experiences. The Company’s escape room is a physical adventures game in which players are locked in a themed room and have to find clues and solve puzzles in order to escape against a countdown clock. Its games typically require players to solve a crime story or mystery, which has been tailored to the location of the branch, within 60 minutes. It operates in approximately 50 cities and 30 countries worldwide. The Company also offers its own brand of indoor and outdoor entertainment from Sydney to Singapore, Bangkok to Brussels.

Last Annual December 31st, 2020
Last Interim June 30th, 2021
Incorporated May 17, 2016
Public Since July 8, 2016
No. of Shareholders: n/a
No. of Employees: 146
Sector Consumer Cyclicals
Industry Hotels & Entertainment Services
Index FTSE Aim All Share ,
Exchange London Stock Exchange (AIM)
Shares in Issue 88,620,091
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Frequently Asked Questions for Escape Hunt
What is the Escape Hunt share price?

As of 12:50pm, shares in Escape Hunt are trading at 34.61p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £30.1m. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Escape Hunt share price performed this year?

Shares in Escape Hunt are currently trading at 34.61p and the price has moved by 0.240k% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Escape Hunt price has moved by 0.159k% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Escape Hunt?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Escape Hunt, there are there are currently 1 "buy" , 0 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Escape Hunt is Strong Buy. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Escape Hunt next release its financial results?

Escape Hunt is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2022-06-30
What is the Escape Hunt dividend yield?

Escape Hunt does not currently pay a dividend.

Does Escape Hunt pay a dividend?

Escape Hunt does not currently pay a dividend.

When does Escape Hunt next pay dividends?

Escape Hunt does not currently pay a dividend.

How do I buy Escape Hunt shares?

To buy shares in Escape Hunt you'll need a share-dealing account with an online or offline stock broker. Once you have opened your account and transferred funds into it, you'll be able to search and select shares to buy and sell. You can use Stockopedia’s share research software to help you find the the kinds of shares that suit your investment strategy and objectives.

What is the market cap of Escape Hunt?

Shares in Escape Hunt are currently trading at 34.61p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £30.1m.

Where are Escape Hunt shares listed? Where are Escape Hunt shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Escape Hunt:

Country of listing: United Kingdom
Exchange: LSE
Ticker Symbol: ESC
What kind of share is Escape Hunt?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Escape Hunt is currently classified as a Sucker Stock. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a Escape Hunt share price forecast 2021?

Shares in Escape Hunt are currently priced at 34.61p. At that level they are trading at 0.282% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 34.71.

Analysts covering Escape Hunt currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of -0.03 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Escape Hunt share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like Escape Hunt. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been -30.28%. At the current price of 34.61p, shares in Escape Hunt are trading at 1.71% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the Escape Hunt PE Ratio?

We were not able to find PE ratio data for Escape Hunt.

Who are the key directors of Escape Hunt?

Escape Hunt's management team is headed by:

Richard Rose - NEC
Graham Bird - CFO
Richard Harpham - CEO
Karen Bach - NID
Who are the major shareholders of Escape Hunt?

Here are the top five shareholders of Escape Hunt based on the size of their shareholding:

Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 20.95% (18.6m shares)
Story (John Edward) Individual Investor
Percentage owned: 11.79% (10.4m shares)
J O Hambro Capital Management Limited Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 9.93% (8.80m shares)
JOHCM UK Growth Fund Mutual Fund
Percentage owned: 9.73% (8.62m shares)
Marlborough Special Situations Retail Mutual Fund
Percentage owned: 8.18% (7.25m shares)
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