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William Hill Fundamentals

Company Name William Hill Last Updated 02 Jun 2020
Industry Consumer Services Sector Gambling
Shares in Issue (m) 874.28 Market Cap (£m) 1,215.25
PE Ratio -44.84 Div per Share (p) 8.00
Div Yield 1.91 Div Cover 0.00
EPS -3.10 EPS Growth (%) 96.27
PEG -0.47 DPS Growth (%) -33.33
Debt Ratio 73.80 Debt Equity Ratio 0.54
Net Gearing 61.11 Gross Gearing 84.03
Asset Equity Ratio 6.26 Cash Equity Ratio 143.47
Quick Ratio 0.66 Current Ratio 0.66
Price To Book Value 3.80 ROCE -3.08

William Hill Dividends

Type Ex-Date Pay Date Currency Net Dividend Year Total
5.34p Cancelled 23 Apr 2020 04 Jun 2020 GBX 0.00 2.66
H1 Dividend 24 Oct 2019 28 Nov 2019 GBX 2.66
H2 Dividend 25 Apr 2019 06 Jun 2019 GBX 7.74 12.00
H1 Dividend 25 Oct 2018 28 Nov 2018 GBX 4.26
H2 Dividend 26 Apr 2018 07 Jun 2018 GBX 8.94 13.20
H1 Dividend 26 Oct 2017 30 Nov 2017 GBX 4.26
H2 Dividend 27 Apr 2017 08 Jun 2017 GBX 8.40 12.50
H1 Dividend 20 Oct 2016 02 Dec 2016 GBX 4.10
H2 Dividend 28 Apr 2016 03 Jun 2016 GBX 8.40 12.50
H1 Dividend 22 Oct 2015 04 Dec 2015 GBX 4.10
H2 Dividend 30 Apr 2015 05 Jun 2015 GBX 8.20 12.20

William Hill Company Financials

Assets (£m) 2020 2018 2017
Tangible Assets 265 150 191
Intangible Assets 1,096 686 1,577
Investments 127 102 201
Total Fixed Assets 1,488 938 1,969
Stocks 0 0 0
Debtors 45 62 73
Cash & Equivalents 459 511 317
Other Assets 13 2 4
Total Assets 2,005 1,512 2,362
Liabilities (£m) 2020 2018 2017
Creditors within 1 year 782 429 478
Creditors after 1 year 902 784 821
Other Liabilities 0 0 0
Total Liabilities 1,684 1,213 1,299
Net assets 320 299 1,063
Equity (£m) 2020 2018 2017
Called up share capital 90 89 89
Share Premium 710 689 689
Profit / Loss -38 -722 -75
Other Equity -104 -101 -189
Preference & Minorities 7 0 0
Total Capital Employed 320 299 1,063
Ratios 2020 2018 2017
Debt Ratio 73.80 72.39 43.60
Debt-to-Equity 0.54 0.65 0.63
Net Gearing 61.11 46.46 41.59
Gross Gearing 84.03 80.23 55.01
Assets / Equity 6.26 5.06 2.22
Cash / Equity 143.47 170.79 29.83
EPS -3.10 -83.10 -9.70
Cash Flow (£m) 2020 2018 2017
Cash from operating activities 183 198 290
Cashflow before financing -79 282 212
Increase in Cash -49 193 104
Income (£m) 2020 2018 2017
Turnover 1,582 1,621 1,711
Cost of sales 378 386 432
Gross Profit 1,204 1,236 1,279
Operating Profit 13 -688 -44
Pre-Tax profit -38 -722 -75
Profit / Loss for the year 90 89 89

William Hill Company Background

Sector Gambling
Activities William Hill plc is one of the world's leading betting and gaming companies, employing c12,000 people. Founded in 1934 and listed on the London Stock Exchange, it aims to provide gamblers with a fun and safe gambling experience, and has set the ambition that nobody is harmed by gambling. The majority of its £1.6bn annual revenues are still derived from the UK, where it has a national presence of licensed betting offices and one of the leading online betting and gaming services. William Hill Online has operations in Italy and Spain and serves online customers throughout the world from its headquarters in Gibraltar. In 2012, it established William Hill US with a focus on retail and mobile operations in Nevada, which is now the largest sports betting business in the US. It currently operates 126 race and sports books in Nevada, New Jersey, Mississippi, West Virginia and Iowa, is the exclusive risk manager for the sports lotteries in Delaware and is the exclusive partner to IGT to provide sports betting services to the lottery in Rhode Island. It also has licensed operations in The Bahamas and St. Kitts. William Hill PLC is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a member of both the FTSE 250 and FTSE4Good Indices.
Latest Interim Date 09 Aug 2019
Latest Fiscal Year End Date 26 Feb 2020

William Hill Directors

Appointed Director Position
05 Sep 2019 Rolf Ulrik Bengtsson Chief Executive
06 Apr 2020 Matthew Edward Ashley Chief Financial Officer
01 Feb 2018 Roger William Devlin Non-Executive Chairman
02 Jan 2019 Gordon Alexander Wilson Non-Executive Director
02 Jan 2017 Robin James Terrell Non-Executive Director
01 Jul 2019 Lynne Marie Weedall Non-Executive Director
03 Apr 2017 Mark David Brooker Non-Executive Director
01 Jul 2019 Jane Carolyn Hanson Non-Executive Director

William Hill Contact Details

Company Name William Hill
Company Address Greenside House, 50 Station Road, Wood Green, London N22 7TP.
Company Telephone +44 (0)20 8918 3600
Company Website http://www.williamhillplc.com/

William Hill Advisors

Auditor Name Deloitte & Touche LLP
Auditor Address 2 New Street Square, London EC4A 3BZ.
Auditor Website http://www.deloitte.com/
Auditor Telephone +44 (0)20 7936 3000
Registrar Name Computershare Investor Service
Registrar Address The Pavillions, Bridgwater Road, Bristol BS99 1XZ.
Registrar Website http://www-uk.computershare.com/
Registrar Telephone 0870 702 0010
Broker Name Citigroup Global Markets
Broker Address Citigroup Centre, 33 Canada Square, Canary Wharf, London E14 5LB.
Broker Website http://www.citi.com/
Broker Telephone +44 (0)20 7986 4000
Adviser Name Citigroup Global Markets
Adviser Address Citigroup Centre, 33 Canada Square, Canary Wharf, London E14 5LB.
Adviser Website http://www.citi.com/
Adviser Telephone +44 (0)20 7986 4000
Solicitor Name n/a
Solicitor Address n/a
Solicitor Website n/a
Solicitor Telephone n/a
Stockbroker Name Investec Securities
Stockbroker Address 2 Gresham Street, London EC2V 7QP.
Stockbroker Website http://www.investec.com/
Stockbroker Telephone +44 (0)207 597 4000