WMH.L - William Hill plc

LSE - LSE Delayed Price. Currency in GBp
334.00
-0.20 (-0.06%)
As of 11:44AM BST. Market open.
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Previous Close334.20
Open335.10
Bid333.80 x 50500
Ask334.10 x 126000
Day's Range333.60 - 335.83
52 Week Range239.10 - 345.00
Volume496,386
Avg. Volume7,120,987
Market Cap2.87B
Beta-0.03
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
EPS (TTM)N/A
Earnings DateN/A
Forward Dividend & Yield0.13 (3.99%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-04-26
1y Target EstN/A
  • Bloomberg7 days ago

    William Hill CEO’s 9% Raise Slammed by ISS Advisory Group

    A 9.1 percent pay increase for new William Hill Plc Chief Executive Officer Philip Bowcock threatens to spark a shareholder rebellion at the U.K. bookmaking group.

  • Thomson Reuters StreetEvents23 days ago

    Edited Transcript of WMH.L earnings conference call or presentation 23-Feb-18 9:30am GMT

    Full Year 2017 William Hill PLC Earnings Call

  • William Hill exits Australia with $244 million CrownBet sale
    Reuterslast month

    William Hill exits Australia with $244 million CrownBet sale

    While Australia is the world's second-largest regulated sports betting market, bookmakers have come under pressure from a ban on them offering or extending credit to customers. William Hill, which expanded in Australia through acquisitions in 2013, took a charge of more than 238 million pounds ($332 million) on its operations in 2017, pushing it to its first pretax loss in three years. The retreat from Australia could raise further questions about William Hill's future after it missed out on a round of consolidation in its home market.

  • Reuterslast month

    William Hill exits Australia, to sell unit to CrownBet

    British bookmaker William Hill Plc said on Tuesday it agreed to sell its Australia business to a unit of CrownBet for an equity value of A$313.7 million ($243.6 million) as a ban on credit betting pressured its profit in that country. The deal represents an enterprise value of A$300 million, the company said. It made up 7 percent of William Hill's total revenue and nearly 6 percent of adjusted operating profit in 2017.

  • Thomson Reuters StreetEvents2 months ago

    Edited Transcript of WMH.L earnings conference call or presentation 23-Feb-18 11:30am GMT

    Full Year 2017 William Hill PLC Earnings Debt Investor Call

  • William Hill ponders Australia exit after charges put it in red
    Reuters2 months ago

    William Hill ponders Australia exit after charges put it in red

    William Hill, which has around 284,000 customers in Australia, said a strategic review of the business would conclude by the middle of the year. The Australian business made up 7 percent of annual revenue and near 6 percent of adjusted operating profit for William Hill in 2017. A retreat from Australia would raise further questions about the future of William Hill which has missed out on a round of consolidation in its home British market.

  • Reuters2 months ago

    UK bookmaker William Hill fined for money laundering failures

    British bookmaker William Hill will pay 6.2 million pounds ($8.7 million) as a penalty for breaching anti-money laundering and social responsibility regulations, the Gambling Commission said on Tuesday. Failure in the company's checks meant that 10 customers deposited large sums linked to criminal offences, resulting in gains for William Hill of around 1.2 million pounds, it said. "This was a systemic failing at William Hill which went on for nearly two years and today's penalty package – which could exceed 6.2 million pounds - reflects the seriousness of the breaches," the Commission said.

  • Is William Hill (WIMHY) a Great Stock for Value Investors?
    Zacks2 months ago

    Is William Hill (WIMHY) a Great Stock for Value Investors?

    Is William Hill (WIMHY) a great pick from the value investor's perspective right now? Read on to know more.

  • Reuters3 months ago

    British bookmaker shares plunge on report of looming low stake limit

    The bookmakers said the limit, if confirmed, would result in job losses and shop closures, while campaigners urged the government to hold its nerve. The government said in October it would reduce the maximum stake on in-shop fixed odds betting terminals (FOBTs) to between 2 and 50 pounds from 100 to help tackle problem gambling after a consultation ending on Tuesday. William Hill and Ladbrokes Coral, which have the biggest presence on the high street, were dismayed.

  • Reuters3 months ago

    European shares trade sideways, focus on M&A

    European shares traded with little clear direction on Monday as markets focused on a flurry of M&A, with limited impact from the shutdown of the U.S. government and progress towards an end to political ...

  • Reuters3 months ago

    PRESS DIGEST- Financial Times - Jan 16

    Airbus was prepared to shut down production of its A380 superjumbo aircraft if it does not resolve its stand-off with the Emirates airline over a $15 billion order for the world's largest passenger jet, according to the company's outgoing sales chief John Leahy. "If we can't work out a deal with Emirates, there is no choice but to shut down the programme," Leahy said. Royal Dutch Shell Plc said it would redevelop the Penguins field northeast of the Shetland Islands, together with its partner Exxon Mobil Corp, in a project expected to cost more than $1 billion, its first major new project in the ageing basin in six years.

  • Reuters3 months ago

    William Hill sees 2017 profit beating estimates

    The company said it expected full-year adjusted operating profit for the 52 weeks to Dec. 26 to be 290 million pounds. According to Thomson Reuters I/E/B/S, analysts were on average expecting a 2017 operating profit of 271.9 million pounds. The higher-than-expected profit marks a clear recovery from 2016, when the company fired its previous chief executive.

  • Reuters4 months ago

    British bookmaker William Hill names Roger Devlin as next chairman

    The appointment comes at the end of a detailed search process for picking a successor for Davis, who had indicated he would step down after the 2018 AGM. Davis, who also chairs Ferguson Plc (FERG.L) and DS Smith Plc (SMDS.L), has seen William Hill walk out of talks on two potential deals in the last year including a three-way merger with bingo hall operator Rank Group Plc (RNK.L) and 888 Holdings Plc (888.L).

  • 3 Stocks to Buy Ahead of Supreme Court Sports Gambling Case
    Zacks5 months ago

    3 Stocks to Buy Ahead of Supreme Court Sports Gambling Case

    On Monday, the United States Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in Christie v. NCAA--a case that could eventually lead to legalized sports gambling throughout the U.S.

  • Reuters5 months ago

    Australia's CrownBet won't oppose Tabcorp's Tatts takeover

    Tabcorp's offer for the lottery owner was cleared by an Australian tribunal earlier this month and CrownBet has agreed not to apply for judicial review of the tribunal's decision, the company said in a statement. Under an agreement with CrownBet, Tabcorp said it will supply a digital stream of horseracing channels SKY 1 and SKY 2 to CrownBet for the personal use of its Australian wagering customers on their mobile and PC devices. CrownBet, majority-owned by casino giant Crown Resorts (CWN.AX), earlier this year began legal proceedings over the authorisation of the Tatts takeover by the Australian Competition Tribunal.

  • Exclusive - Paddy Power Betfair, William Hill hold deal talks with CrownBet
    Reuters5 months ago

    Exclusive - Paddy Power Betfair, William Hill hold deal talks with CrownBet

    LONDON/SYDNEY (Reuters) - Paddy Power Betfair (PPB.I) and William Hill (WMH.L) have separately held talks about a deal with Australia's CrownBet as UK-focused gambling companies seek to expand overseas to offset tougher regulations in Britain. Dublin-based Paddy Power Betfair, which is listed on London's FTSE 100 index (.FTSE) and runs betting shops in Britain and Ireland, has had discussions with CrownBet, the online gambling firm that is 62 percent-owned by Crown Resorts (CWN.AX), two people familiar with the matter told Reuters.

  • Crown Resorts Says It's in Talks on Online Betting Service Stake
    Bloomberg5 months ago

    Crown Resorts Says It's in Talks on Online Betting Service Stake

    Crown Resorts Ltd. said it’s in talks regarding its stake in an online betting service after a report that William Hill Plc held discussions on a potential deal.

  • Reuters5 months ago

    William Hill says on track to deliver 2017 expectations

    LONDON (Reuters) - British bookmaker William Hill plc (WMH.L) said its retail net revenue rose 3 percent in the 17 weeks to Oct. 24, keeping it on track to meet its expectations for the year. The company ...