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Games Workshop Group PLC designs, manufactures and sells fantasy miniatures and related products. The Company's segments include Sales channels, Product and supply, Central costs, Service centre costs and Royalties. The Sales channels segment includes Trade, which sells to independent retailers and includes magazine newsstand business and distributor sales from its publishing business (Black Library); Retail, which includes sales through retail stores, its visitor center and global exhibitions, and Mail order, which includes sales through its Web stores and digital sales. The Product and supply segment designs and manufactures products and incorporates production facility in the United Kingdom. The Central costs segment includes its overheads, head office site costs and costs of running Games Workshop Academy. The Service centre costs segment provides support services and undertakes strategic projects. The Royalties segment includes royalty income earned from third-party licensees.
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Half Year 2022 Games Workshop Group PLC Earnings Release
As of Today at 21:24 UTC, shares in Games Workshop are trading at 8,975.00p. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.
Shares in Games Workshop last closed at 8,975.00p and the price had moved by -2.45% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength the Games Workshop share price has underperformed the FTSE All Share Index by -15.68% over the past year.
The overall consensus recommendation for Games Workshop is Buy. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.
The Games Workshop dividend yield is 2.06% based on the trailing twelve month period.
Last year, Games Workshop paid a total dividend of £1.85, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 2.06%.Looking ahead, the next dividend pay date is 2022-01-05.
We do not have data on when Games Workshop is to next pay dividends. The historic dividend yield on Games Workshop shares is currently 2.06%.
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As of the previous close price of 8,975.00p, shares in Games Workshop had a market capitalisation of £2.95bn.
Here are the trading details for Games Workshop:
- Country of listing: United Kingdom
- Exchange: LSE
- Ticker Symbol: GAW
Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum Games Workshop is currently classified as a Falling Star. 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.
The analyst consensus target price for shares in Games Workshop is 13,087.50p. That is 45.82% above the last closing price of 8,975.00p.
Analysts covering Games Workshop currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of £3.77 for the next financial year.
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 Games Workshop. Over the past six months, its share price has underperformed the FTSE All Share Index by -26.7%.
As of the last closing price of 8,975.00p, shares in Games Workshop were trading -16.71% below their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.
The Games Workshop PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 23.13. The shares last closed at 8,975.00p.
The PE ratio (or price-to-earnings ratio) is the one of the most popular valuation measures used by stock market investors. It is calculated by dividing a company's price per share by its earnings per share.
The PE ratio can be seen as being expressed in years, in the sense that it shows the number of years of earnings which would be required to pay back the purchase price, ignoring inflation. So in general terms, the higher the PE, the more expensive the stock is.
Games Workshop's management team is headed by:
- Elaine O'Donnell - NEC
- Kevin Derek Rountree - CEO
- Rachel Tongue - CFO
- Ross Matthews - SEC
- Sally Matthews - NED
- John Brewis - NID
- Karen Marsh - NID