|Bid||22.55 x 0|
|Ask||22.79 x 0|
|Day's Range||22.26 - 22.71|
|52 Week Range||18.14 - 27.75|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.38|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||31.91|
|Earnings Date||Mar 12, 2018 - Mar 16, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.16 (0.72%)|
|1y Target Est||25.50|
WINNIPEG , May 13, 2019 /CNW/ - Pollard Banknote Limited (PBL.TO) ("Pollard Banknote") is pleased to announce that it will be partnering with the Arizona Lottery to deliver instant ticket warehousing and distribution services, as a result of being awarded a contract through a competitive procurement process. Pollard Banknote has been an instant ticket printing and production services provider for the Lottery since 1998 and was awarded the first pull-tab ticket warehouse and distribution services contract in Arizona in 2010. Under this new contract, Pollard Banknote will operate an instant ticket warehouse and distribution center for the Lottery, which will include telemarketing services, inventory storage and management, order fulfillment, and distribution to retailers, as well as marketing support to foster sales growth and retail excellence.
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WINNIPEG , May 8, 2019 /CNW/ - Pollard Banknote Limited (PBL.TO) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend of $0.04 per Common Share for the period from April 1, 2019 to June 30, 2019. Payment will be made on July 15, 2019 to shareholders of record on June 30, 2019. Pollard Banknote is a leading lottery partner to more than 60 lotteries worldwide, providing high quality instant ticket products, licensed games, and a full suite of digital offerings ranging from game apps to comprehensive player engagement and iLottery solutions, including strategic marketing and management services. Pollard Banknote also plays a major role in providing pull-tab tickets, bingo paper and its Diamond Game and Oasis-branded electronic ticket machines to charitable and other gaming markets in North America .
WINNIPEG , May 8, 2019 /CNW/ - Pollard Banknote Limited (PBL.TO) ("Pollard") today released its financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2019 , generating positive quarterly revenue and net income trends. "Consumer demand for instant tickets continues to grow and lotteries are very open to work with suppliers who can demonstrate products and services to help grow their business," stated Doug Pollard , Co-Chief Executive Officer. "All of our material contracts remain in place and we are very pleased with a pair of important new contract announcements. The Interprovincial Lottery Corporation, consisting of all of the lottery organizations in Canada , recently awarded us a new 5 year contract after the expiry of our previous contract.
WINNIPEG , May 6, 2019 /CNW/ - Pollard Banknote Limited (PBL.TO) ("Pollard Banknote") is pleased to announce that it has elevated its World Lottery Association contributor status from Gold to Platinum, an important step in the company's evolution in continuing to realize its position as one of the lottery world's pre-eminent business partners. Pollard Banknote has been a World Lottery Association (WLA) associate member since the organization was founded in 1999, and has participated in the WLA's contributor program since 2002. Over the past two decades, Pollard Banknote has become a leading advocate for the world lottery community, providing speakers for the many WLA educational events, and actively participating in the World Lottery Summit's business program and trade show.
WINNIPEG , May 2, 2019 /CNW/ - Pollard Banknote Limited (PBL.TO) ("Pollard Banknote", "Pollard" or the "Company") announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement, and closed the transaction, to purchase ("Acquisition") 100% of the equity of Fastrak Retail (UK) Limited ("Fastrak"), a leading provider of lottery ticket dispensers, lottery play points and other retail merchandising products based in the United Kingdom . Fastrak was founded in 2000 and has built its award-winning focus on the lottery market, producing innovative industry leading merchandising solutions. Fastrak provides its products and services to a number of major international lotteries including the UK National Lottery, the Irish Lottery and was recently awarded a major contract for the Illinois Lottery. Well known for its innovation, engineering design and research and development, Fastrak also provides retail point of sale display solutions for some key non-lottery organizations including global brands and some of the top consumer products in the United Kingdom .
WINNIPEG , May 1, 2019 /CNW/ – Pollard Banknote Limited (PBL.TO) ("Pollard Banknote"), congratulates the Idaho Lottery on the recent performance of its $5 Marilyn Monroe™ Scratch Game. The game launched in early January and was supported by a robust advertising campaign, which contributed to the ticket's impressive success. Based on the first six weeks of sales, this was the Lottery's second best-selling $5 , non-extended play game since 2016.
WINNIPEG , April 25, 2019 /CNW/ - Pollard Banknote Limited (PBL.TO) ("Pollard Banknote") is pleased to announce a two-year extension to its instant ticket manufacturing contract with Loto-Québec. The extension commenced February 1, 2019 , and will allow the company to continue its role as the Lottery's primary instant lottery ticket supplier, which it has been since 2014. Pollard Banknote has partnered with Loto-Québec to create high performing instant games since 1989, initially through an agreement with Canada's Interprovincial Lottery Corporation ("ILC").
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WINNIPEG , April 9, 2019 /CNW/ - Pollard Banknote Limited (PBL.TO) ("Pollard Banknote") is pleased to announce the signing of a five-year renewal to its Instant Printing Services Agreement with the Interprovincial Lottery Corporation ("ILC"), which commenced December 31, 2018 . Under this agreement, Pollard Banknote will continue to provide Instant tickets, game design, and related services to the five Canadian regional lottery corporations, which work together through the ILC to undertake national lottery games. Pollard Banknote has been a partner to the ILC for nearly 30 years.
WINNIPEG , April 1, 2019 /CNW/ - Pollard Banknote Limited (PBL.TO) ("Pollard Banknote") congratulates the Michigan Lottery on its record-breaking $941.3 million contribution to its beneficiary, public education, in Fiscal Year 2018. Instant games were a major factor in the Lottery's success, driving sales and helping to boost its contribution to the state's School Aid Fund. The Lottery achieved record sales last year of nearly $3.6 billion , which largely can be attributed to a significant 12.6% increase in instant game sales.
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WINNIPEG , March 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Pollard Banknote Limited (PBL.TO) ("Pollard Banknote"), congratulates the Virginia Lottery on the success of its PAC-MAN® Scratcher ticket. PAC-MAN® is one of the Virginia Lottery's most successful licensed products to date, achieving 22% higher sales than any of the Lottery's other $2 licensed games launched since 2012 (based on ten-week sales). The Lottery has also given the game an extra life—non-winning PAC-MAN® Scratchers can be entered into a second chance draw for the chance to win exciting brand-themed merchandise, including arcade machines.
WINNIPEG , March 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Pollard Banknote Limited (PBL.TO) ("Pollard Banknote") is pleased to announce a significant ten-year extension to its instant ticket games and related services contract with the British Columbia Lottery Corporation ("BCLC"). Under this agreement, which commenced on February 1, 2019 , Pollard Banknote will continue to serve BCLC as a supplier of instant ticket games through December 31, 2028 . This agreement extends the successful and more than 30-year relationship between Pollard Banknote and BCLC, during which time we have provided everything from game design and instant ticket production to marketing support and strategic planning services.
WINNIPEG , March 13, 2019 /CNW/ - Pollard Banknote Limited (PBL.TO) ("Pollard") today released its financial results for the three months and year ended December 31, 2018 , reporting record annual revenue and announcing a 33% increase in dividend rate. "Notwithstanding a temporary slowdown in instant ticket orders and deliveries, and foreign exchange headwinds in the fourth quarter, 2018 overall was a very good year on a number of fronts," stated John Pollard , Co-Chief Executive Officer.
WINNIPEG , March 6, 2019 /CNW/ - Pollard Banknote Limited (PBL.TO) ("Pollard Banknote"), a leading lottery partner that provides instant tickets, interactive programs, retail solutions, and full marketing support, in partnership with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, is excited to announce the addition of the renowned classic holiday film, A Christmas Story, to its expansive portfolio of licensed brand offerings. Heralded as "maybe the best Christmas movie ever" by The New York Times , A Christmas Story, a nostalgic view of Christmastime in Indiana during the 1940s, stars Peter Billingsley as Ralphie, a nine-year-old who has only one thing on his Christmas list: a Red Ryder Carbine-Action 200-Shot Air Rifle. With its memorable cast of characters and iconic imagery, A Christmas Story presents many exciting creative options for lotteries.
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WINNIPEG , Feb. 20, 2019 /CNW/ - Pollard Banknote Limited (PBL.TO) ("Pollard Banknote") is pleased to announce that, following a competitive procurement, it has been awarded a contract to provide the Connecticut Lottery Corporation ("CLC" or "Lottery") with a new Player Loyalty Program and Related Services. This new contract builds upon Pollard Banknote's successful partnership with the CLC as its primary instant ticket supplier since 2012, and comes with an initial term of three (3) years and up to seven (7) additional years of extensions. The CLC's new Player Loyalty Program will be powered by Pollard Banknote's state-of-the-art PlayOn™ player engagement solution—one of the most modern player loyalty solutions in the market today.
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WINNIPEG , Jan. 9, 2019 /CNW/ - Pollard Banknote Limited (PBL.TO) ("Pollard Banknote") congratulates the North Carolina Education Lottery ("the Lottery") on the incredible success of Holiday Cash, the Lottery's new $5 holiday offering that features Pollard Banknote's innovative transparent instant ticket substrate, Clear Play™. After five weeks, Holiday Cash has become the top performing $5 holiday game in the Lottery's history, posting the highest single sales week ( $3.2 million ) of any holiday game launched.
WINNIPEG , Jan. 7, 2019 /CNW/ - Pollard Banknote Limited (PBL.TO) ("Pollard Banknote"), a leading lottery partner that provides instant tickets, interactive solutions, and marketing support, congratulates the Minnesota Lottery on a record-breaking fiscal year 2018. The Lottery achieved its highest overall sales to date, reaching $596.5 million , driven primarily by instant scratch game sales, which also set a record of $411.2 million . Pollard Banknote began its partnership with the Minnesota Lottery in 2007 and currently serves as the Lottery's primary instant ticket supplier.