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Merlin Entertainments

MERL: 471.65 -0.95 (-0.20%) delayed: 10:42 AM Trade Now
Bid Price 471.50 High Price 477.70
Ask Price 471.80 Low Price 471.20
Open Price 476.00 Spread 0.06%
Prev Close 472.60 Volume 190,658

Merlin Entertainments - Share Price

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Historic - 6 months

Merlin Entertainments - Share Price Information

Name Merlin Entertainments Epic MERL
Sector Travel & Leisure ISIN GB00BDZT6P94
Activites Merlin Entertainments plc is the largest European entertainments company operating in Europe. Merlin runs 99 attractions in 22 countries across four continents. Its aim is to deliver unique, memorable and rewarding experiences to millions of visitors across its growing estate. Index FTSE 100
Latest Share Price (p) 471.65 Net Gearing (%) 50.18
Market Capitalisation (£m) 4,800.72 Gross Gearing (%) 56.70
Shares in issue (m) 1,015.81 Debt Ratio 51.53
P/E Ratio 22.72 Debt-to-Equity Ratio 0.81
Total dividends per share (p) 7.10 Assets / Equity Ratio 2.31
Dividend Yield (%) 0.00 Price to book value 3.36
Dividend Cover 0.00 ROCE (%) 9.40
Earning per share (p) 20.80 EPS Growth (%) 23.81
52-week high / low (p) 513.50 / 334.80 DPS Growth (%) 9.23

Merlin Entertainments - Broker Views

Date
Broker
Views
Price
Old Target Price
New Target Price
Notes
28 Mar
JP Morgan Cazenove
Neutral
471.40
450.00
450.00
Reiterates
23 Mar
Peel Hunt
Hold
471.40
510.00
450.00
Reiterates
22 Mar
Numis
Add
471.40
-
553.00
Initiates/Starts
16 Mar
Berenberg
Sell
471.40
440.00
375.00
Downgrades
07 Mar
Panmure Gordon
Buy
471.40
525.00
525.00
Retains

Merlin Entertainments - Director Deals

Date
Director
Type
Volume / Price
Trade Value
12 Oct 2016
Anne-Françoise Nesmes
Buy
4,500 / 440.00p
£19,800.00
04 Mar 2016
Andrew Carr
Sell
750,000 / 456.34p
£3,422,550.00
23 Dec 2015
Trudy Rautio
Buy
11,250 / 442.00p
£49,725.00
08 Oct 2015
Ken Hydon
Dividend Reinvestment Plan
174 / 377.50p
£656.85
04 Dec 2014
Andrew Carr
Sell
945,000 / 383.90p
£3,627,855.00

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