PPB Share Price

Paddy Power Betfair (LON:PPB) is a publicly listed company on the London Stock Exchange, and forms part of the FTSE100 Index. As at 15th of June 2018, the PPB Share Price closed at 8290 GBX, with a market cap of approximately 7.02 bn GBP.

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Products, Services & Brands

Paddy Power Betfair is a company founded in 2016, as a result of a merger between two former competitors Paddy Power, and Betfair. The company is one the leading gaming companies in the world. The company has two leading brands, Betfair, and PaddyPower. Betfair is an online gambling company which was founded in 1999, with an innovative and groundbreaking online betting exchange. Over the past two decades it has launched other product verticals such as casino, bingo, poker as well as a sportsbook. The other leading brand, Paddy Power was founded in 1988 in Ireland, and has both online betting, as well as retail betting shops. The brand is known for its headline grabbing marketing stunts.

Financial Information

In 2017 Paddy Power Betfair (PPB) grew their revenues by 12.5% to 1.745 bn GBP, with an EBITDA % of 27.1%.   As at 15th June 2018, the market cap for Paddy Power Betfair (PPB) is 7.03 bn GBP. The market cap is calculated by multiplying PPB Share Price by the number of shares. For our readers we’ve calculated two multiples for you to be able to compare with other similar companies. We’ve compared the market cap divided by the gross revenue for the previous financial year (Gross Revenue X), and the market cap divided by the EBITDA for the previous financial year (EBITDA X). The results for the two metrics were as follows;
  • Gross Revenue X is 4.03
  • EBITDA X is 14.86
These multiples obviously fluctuate through the financial year as the PPB Share Price changes, as well as expected revenues from the company.

Changes to PPB Share Price

Throughout the financial year there are events that impact a company’s share price. We expect that the main changes effecting the PPB Share Price will be;
  • Mergers & Acquisitions of other companies
  • Quarterly & Yearly Financial Results
  • Entrance into new products, or markets. This could be through mergers & acquisitions
  • Changes in gaming regulation and legislation in key countries
There are also generic events that can impact the PPB Share Price or any other share price;
  • Global or Local financial & stock market confidence
  • Foreign exchange fluctuations
  • Extreme ‘black swan’ events such as extreme weather
We recommend that when assessing your view on the PPB Share Price you take into consideration several aspects of the business;
  • The current financial data
  • Any significant events coming in the short or long term
  • Long term goals of the company
  • The industry the company operates within
  • Risks the company has and what they are doing to mitigate them
  • Opportunities the company
  • The company’s capability to perform on and or above established targets and objectives
  • Global or local news that can impact the company share price

PPB Share Price General Information

The PPB Share Price forms part of the FTSE100 Index on the London Stock Exchange, sometimes also referred to as the “Footsie”. The 100 highest market capitalisation companies on the London Stock Exchange are listed as an index. The index can be traded and as at January 2018 had a market cap of 2.054 trillion GBP. The calculation of the index is weighted calculation on market cap of each company in the index. Therefore, significant changes to one of the larger market cap companies will have a biggest impact on the index than one of the smaller market cap companies. The PPB Share Price and market cap of the company is a key component of the FTSE100 Index, and as at May 2018 it was ranked 61st on the FTSE100 list.

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