Keywords Studios (KWS)

Sector:

Leisure Products

Index:

FTSE AIM 50

2,386.00p
   
  • Change Today:
    -2.00p
  • 52 Week High: 2,390.00
  • 52 Week Low: 1,136.00
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 80.14m
  • Volume: 739,304
  • Market Cap: £1,912.03m

KWS Overview

Keywords Studios plc is an Ireland-based company, which is engaged in providing technical and creative solutions for the video games and entertainment industries. The Company operates through three segments: Create, Globalize and Engage. Create segment’s services range from creation of concept art, two-dimensional (2D) and three-dimensional (3D) asset production and animation to full and co-development of games across all platforms, porting and remastering and consulting services.

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Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 0.0% 0.0%
Div Cover n/a 39.9
Op Mrgn 5.8% 14.8%
ROCE 29.6%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 25.7 22.8
PEG 23.2 8.6
Pr/Revenue 2.9 2.1
Pr/Book 3.8  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 16.1% -18.7%
PBT -49.0% 177.1%
EPS 1.1% 0.2%
DPS n/a n/a

KWS Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue ($m) Pre-tax ($m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-19 326.46 17.37 48.78¢ 36.6 5.2 +7% 0.68¢ 0.0%
31-Dec-20 373.54 32.49 60.93¢ 55.9 2.2 +25% n/a 0.0%
31-Dec-21 512.20 47.98 89.24¢ 39.2 0.9 +46% 2.15¢ 0.1%
31-Dec-22 725.82 71.54 119.14¢ 29.6 9.9 +3% n/a 0.0%
31-Dec-23 842.61 36.47 120.46¢ 17.9 17.9 +1% n/a 0.0%

a. Based on UK GAAP presentation of accounts - includes discontinued activities

KWS Forecasts

Year Ending Revenue (£m) Pre-tax (£m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-24 887.70 131.00 101.31p 23.6 124.9 0% 2.54p 0.0%
31-Dec-25 972.11 144.98 111.44p 21.4 2.1 +10% 2.84p 0.0%
31-Dec-26 1,062.32 160.08 121.98p 19.6 2.1 +10% 3.09p 0.0%

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Latest KWS Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
28-Jun-24 Buy Dividends Bertrand Bodson 2,313.40p 7 £161.94
07-May-24 Buy Don Robert 1,188.75p 4,700 £55,871.25

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Note 2: Above ratios are on a 'per annum' basis, adjusted for corporate actions and based on the fundamentals of the primary listed security.

Note 3: Under IFRS, all figures are based on 'Continuing' operations unless otherwise stated.

Note 4: In the case of dual listed securities, broker recommendations and forecasts relate to the primary listing.

Note 5: Forecast figures based on normalised accounts.

 

KWS Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 2,386.00p
Change Today -2.00p
% Change -0.08 %
52 Week High 2,390.00
52 Week Low 1,136.00
Volume 739,304
Shares Issued 80.14m
Market Cap £1,912.03m

KWS Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
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Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
99.61% below the market average99.61% below the market average99.61% below the market average99.61% below the market average99.61% below the market average
100% below the sector average100% below the sector average100% below the sector average100% below the sector average100% below the sector average
Price Trend
77.39% above the market average77.39% above the market average77.39% above the market average77.39% above the market average77.39% above the market average
63.64% above the sector average63.64% above the sector average63.64% above the sector average63.64% above the sector average63.64% above the sector average
Income
96.95% below the market average96.95% below the market average96.95% below the market average96.95% below the market average96.95% below the market average
100% below the sector average100% below the sector average100% below the sector average100% below the sector average100% below the sector average
Growth
5.58% below the market average5.58% below the market average5.58% below the market average5.58% below the market average5.58% below the market average
33.33% above the sector average33.33% above the sector average33.33% above the sector average33.33% above the sector average33.33% above the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 7
Buy 4
Neutral 2
Sell 0
Strong Sell 0
Total 13
buy
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KWS Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Final Interim
Ex-Div 23-May-24 05-Oct-23
Paid 28-Jun-24 27-Oct-23
Amount 1.76p 0.85p

Trades for 15-Jul-2024

Time Volume / Share Price
16:39 106 @ 2,386.00p
16:35 11,946 @ 2,386.00p
16:35 2,068 @ 2,386.00p
16:35 213 @ 2,386.00p
16:35 137 @ 2,386.00p

KWS Key Personnel

CEO Bertrand Bodson
CFO Robert Kingston

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