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Sportech Fundamentals

Company Name Sportech Last Updated 12 Sep 2019
Industry Consumer Services Sector Gambling
Shares in Issue (m) 188.75 Market Cap (£m) 58.51
PE Ratio -22.14 Div per Share () 0.00
Div Yield 0.00 Div Cover 0.00
EPS -1.40 EPS Growth (%) 88.33
PEG -0.25 DPS Growth (%) n/a
Debt Ratio 4.27 Debt Equity Ratio 0.10
Net Gearing 6.53 Gross Gearing 30.35
Asset Equity Ratio 1.44 Cash Equity Ratio 34.21
Quick Ratio 1.27 Current Ratio 1.40
Price To Book Value 1.12 ROCE -4.46

Sportech Dividends

Type Ex-Date Pay Date Currency Net Dividend Year Total
Special Dividend 23 Nov 2017 18 Dec 2017 GBX 29.00

Sportech Company Financials

Assets (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Tangible Assets 26 26 26
Intangible Assets 14 12 110
Investments 7 9 7
Total Fixed Assets 47 46 143
Stocks 3 3 3
Debtors 8 10 15
Cash & Equivalents 18 19 40
Other Assets 0 1 1
Total Assets 75 79 201
Liabilities (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Creditors within 1 year 20 24 50
Creditors after 1 year 2 3 2
Other Liabilities 0 0 0
Total Liabilities 23 28 52
Net assets 52 51 149
Equity (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Called up share capital 37 37 103
Share Premium 0 0 0
Profit / Loss -2 -23 31
Other Equity 26 22 10
Preference & Minorities 0 0 0
Total Capital Employed 52 51 149
Ratios 2018 2017 2016
Debt Ratio 4.27 5.64 1.52
Debt-to-Equity 0.10 0.11 0.04
Net Gearing 6.53 11.11 6.22
Gross Gearing 30.35 34.94 25.93
Assets / Equity 1.44 1.54 1.35
Cash / Equity 34.21 36.63 26.61
EPS -1.40 -12.00 6.40
Cash Flow (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Cash from operating activities 2 -22 107
Cashflow before financing -1 55 96
Increase in Cash -1 -20 33
Income (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Turnover 64 66 99
Cost of sales 18 19 59
Gross Profit 46 48 40
Operating Profit -3 -22 33
Pre-Tax profit -2 -23 31
Profit / Loss for the year 37 37 103

Sportech Company Background

Sector Gambling
Activities Sportech plc provides and operates betting technology solutions for some of the world's best-known gaming companies, sports teams, and horse and greyhound racetracks, as well as owning and operating its own gaming venues in Connecticut under exclusive licences. The Group focuses on highly regulated markets worldwide. It has more than 29,000 betting terminals deployed to over 400 clients in 37 countries. Its global systems process US$12 billion in betting handle annually. In the US, it operates under 35 licences across 37 states. The Group has invested over US$60 million in the last five years in the successful expansion of its US gaming Venues and in developing its technology services, resulting in its proprietary Quantum™ System being the most widely deployed pari-mutuel betting system globally.
Latest Interim Date 22 Aug 2019
Latest Fiscal Year End Date 21 Mar 2019

Sportech Directors

Appointed Director Position
24 Aug 2016 Richard Anthony McGuire Chief Executive Officer
24 May 2018 Thomas Joseph Hearne Chief Financial Officer
04 Dec 2017 Giles Edwin Vardey Non-Executive Chairman
01 Jan 2019 Christian Alexander Rigg Non-Executive Director

Sportech Contact Details

Company Name Sportech
Company Address Walton House, Charnock Road, Liverpool L67 1AA.
Company Telephone +44 (0)20 7268 2400
Company Website http://www.sportechplc.com/

Sportech Advisors

Auditor Name PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
Auditor Address 8 Princes Parade, St Nicholas Place, Liverpool L3 1QJ.
Auditor Website http://www.pwc.co.uk/
Auditor Telephone +44 (0)151 227 4242
Registrar Name Link Asset Services
Registrar Address The Registry, 34 Beckenham Road, Beckenham, Kent BR3 4TU.
Registrar Website http://www.linkassetservices.com/
Registrar Telephone 0870 162 3100
Broker Name Investec Securities
Broker Address 2 Gresham Street, London EC2V 7QP.
Broker Website http://www.investec.com/
Broker Telephone +44 (0)207 597 4000
Adviser Name Investec Securities
Adviser Address 2 Gresham Street, London EC2V 7QP.
Adviser Website http://www.investec.com/
Adviser Telephone +44 (0)207 597 4000
Solicitor Name Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
Solicitor Address 65 Fleet Street, London EC4Y 1HS.
Solicitor Website http://www.freshfields.com/
Solicitor Telephone +44 (0)20 7936 4000
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Stockbroker Address n/a
Stockbroker Website n/a
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