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BOWL - Hollywood Bowl Share Price

128p 5.5  4.5%

Last Trade - 29/10/20

Consumer Cyclicals
Small Cap
Market Cap £192.9m
Enterprise Value £383.5m
Revenue £132.1m
Position in Universe 750th / 1800
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1m -7.31%
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52w High -60.8%
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Year End 30th Sep 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020E 2021E CAGR / Avg
78.7 86.0 106.6 114 120.5 129.9 85.0 115.3 +10.5%
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the six months ended 31 March 2020, HollywoodBowl Group PLC revenues increased 3% to £69.2M. Net incomedecreased 14% to £11.5M. Revenues reflect Other segmentincrease from £141K to £16.4M, Amusements segment increaseof 29% to £19M. Net income was offset by Int exp onFinancial Lease Liabilities increase from £0K to £3.7M(expense), Net Financial Income/Expense - Other increasefrom £0K to £622K (expense).
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Profile Summary

Hollywood Bowl Group plc is a bowling entertainment operator in the United Kingdom. The Company is engaged in the operation of ten-pin bowling centers, as well as the development of new centers and other associated activities. It has a portfolio of approximately 50 centers operating across the United Kingdom. The Company's centers are located in multi-use leisure parks, and each center offers approximately 20 bowling lanes, on-site dining, licensed bars and family games arcades. Its brands include Hollywood Bowl, Bowlplex and AMF Bowling. Its Hollywood Bowl brand has over 30 centers situated in prime locations at leisure parks. Its Bowlplex brand has approximately 10 centers in prime locations at leisure parks. Its AMF Bowling has over 10 centers in non-prime locations. The Company's family-focused arcades offer games, such as air hockey and basketball hoops, games with prizes and video games. The Company's licensed bars offer a range of soft and alcoholic drinks.

Last Annual September 30th, 2019
Last Interim March 31st, 2020
Incorporated June 13, 2016
Public Since September 21, 2016
No. of Shareholders: n/a
No. of Employees: 2,069
Sector Consumer Cyclicals
Industry Hotels & Entertainment Services
Index FTSE All Share , FTSE All Share Consumer Services , FTSE All Share Travel & Leisure , FTSE Smallcap , FTSE Smallcap Ex Its ,
Exchange London Stock Exchange (Full)
Shares in Issue 157,500,000
Free Float (0.0%)
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Frequently Asked Questions for Hollywood Bowl
What is the Hollywood Bowl share price?

As of 29/10/20, shares in Hollywood Bowl are trading at 128p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £192.9m. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Hollywood Bowl share price performed this year?

Shares in Hollywood Bowl are currently trading at 128p and the price has moved by -48.43% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Hollywood Bowl price has moved by -35.69% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Hollywood Bowl?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Hollywood Bowl, there are there are currently 3 "buy" , 0 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Hollywood Bowl is Buy. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Hollywood Bowl next release its financial results?

Hollywood Bowl is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-03-31
What is the Hollywood Bowl dividend yield?

The Hollywood Bowl dividend yield is 4.21% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does Hollywood Bowl pay a dividend?

Last year, Hollywood Bowl paid a total dividend of 0.05, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 4.21%. Looking ahead, Hollywood Bowl has not announced an ex-dividend date yet.

When does Hollywood Bowl next pay dividends?

Hollywood Bowl has yet to annouce their ex-dividend date. The historic dividend yield on Hollywood Bowl shares is currently 4.21%.

How do I buy Hollywood Bowl shares?

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What is the market cap of Hollywood Bowl?

Shares in Hollywood Bowl are currently trading at 128p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £192.9m.

Where are Hollywood Bowl shares listed? Where are Hollywood Bowl shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Hollywood Bowl:

Country of listing: United Kingdom
Exchange: LSE
Ticker Symbol: BOWL
What kind of share is Hollywood Bowl?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Hollywood Bowl is currently classified as a Contrarian. 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 Hollywood Bowl share price forecast 2020?

Shares in Hollywood Bowl are currently priced at 128p. At that level they are trading at 75.65% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 525.67.

Analysts covering Hollywood Bowl currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 0.01275 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Hollywood Bowl 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 Hollywood Bowl. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been -26.36%. At the current price of 128p, shares in Hollywood Bowl are trading at -28.94% 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 Hollywood Bowl PE Ratio?

The Hollywood Bowl PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 8.93. The shares are currently trading at 128p.

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.

Who are the key directors of Hollywood Bowl?

Hollywood Bowl's management team is headed by:

Peter Boddy - NEC
Stephen Burns - CEO
Laurence Keen - CFO
Nicholas Backhouse - NID
Claire Tiney - NID
Melanie Dickinson - OTH
Mathew Hart - CTO
Ivan Schofield - NID
Darryl Lewis - OTH
Who are the major shareholders of Hollywood Bowl?

Here are the top five shareholders of Hollywood Bowl based on the size of their shareholding:

Aberdeen Standard Investments (Edinburgh) Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 12.9% (20.3m shares)
Columbia Threadneedle Investments (UK) Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 4.96% (7.81m shares)
AXA Investment Managers UK Ltd. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 4.94% (7.78m shares)
INVESCO Asset Management Limited Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 4.76% (7.50m shares)
J O Hambro Capital Management Limited Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 4.66% (7.34m shares)
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