INF: 660.05 -13.00 (▼1.95%)

Delayed:2016-12-12 18:15:00
Bid Price 652.00 High Price 664.50
Ask Price 652.50 Low Price 651.00
Open Price 664.00 Spread 0.08%
Prev Close 652.50 Volume 1,303,024.00

Informa Share Price Chart


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Informa Share Price Information

Name Informa Epic INF
Sector Media ISIN GB00BMJ6DW54
Activites Informa plc provides academics, businesses and individuals with unparalleled knowledge, up-to-the minute information and highly specialist skills and services. With around 7,000 employees working in some 150 offices in over 40 countries, its global reach and breadth of offer is unique. Its academic information division publishes books and journals with over 55,000 titles available that provide individuals and organisations with the knowledge they need to carry out their work. Its professional and commercial information businesses offer structured databases, subscription-based services, real-time news, research and business-critical information creating business advantage. It is the largest publicly-owned organiser of exhibitions, events and training in the world providing inspiring marketplaces and the opportunity for knowledge to be shared. Security Type Equity

Key numbers

Latest Share Price (p) 652.50 Net Gearing (%) 57.44
Market Cap (£m) 5,360.15 Gross Gearing (%) 58.56
Shares in issue (m) 824.01 Debt Ratio 47.38
P/E Ratio 24.64 Debt-to-Equity Ratio 0.64
Divs per share (p) 20.10 Assets / Equity Ratio 2.41
Dividend Yield (%) 3.13 Price to book value 4.23
Dividend Cover 0.82 SROCE (%) 9.12
Earning per share (p) 26.40 EPS Growth (%) 406.98
52-week high / low (p) 762.00 / 573.50 DPS Growth (%) 4.15

Informa Broker Views

Date Broker Rec. Price Old target price New target price Notes
12 Dec Shore Capital Hold 660.05 Reiterates
09 Dec Credit Suisse Neutral 660.05 700.00 700.00 Retains
30 Nov Exane BNP Paribas Outperform 660.05 770.00 Reiterates
22 Nov Credit Suisse Neutral 660.05 700.00 Initiates/Starts
09 Nov Kepler Cheuvreux Hold 660.05 672.00 700.00 Reiterates

Informa Director Deals

Date Director Type Volume / Price Trade Value
17 Nov 2016 Helen Owers Buy 1163 @ 635.38p £7,389.47
04 Oct 2016 Stephen Carter Buy 12500 @ 720.50p £90,062.50
23 Sep 2016 John Rishton Buy 6945 @ 714.50p £49,622.03
13 Sep 2016 Gareth Wright Buy 27 @ 710.84p £191.93
13 Sep 2016 Stephen Carter Buy 14 @ 710.84p £99.52
23 Jun 2016 Helen Owers Buy 1000 @ 668.32p £6,683.20

Informa Company News

Informa in $500m US private placement

Informa has announced the issue of $500m of new US private placement notes.

The notes have been issued in three tranches with a weighted average term of 9.25 years ($55m over six years, $80m over eight years and $365m over 10 years) and at a weighted average coupon of 3.6% (3.25% over six years, 3.50% over eight years and 3.68% over 10 years).

The funds will be used to pay down the majority of the $675m previously arranged and drawn down acquisition facility.

At 2:53pm: (LON:INF) Informa PLC share price was -2.25p at 648.25p

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Broker Forecast – Exane BNP Paribas issues a broker note on Informa PLC

Exane BNP Paribas today reaffirms its outperform investment rating on Informa PLC (LON:INF) and set its price target at 770p.

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Broker Forecast – Credit Suisse issues a broker note on Informa PLC

Credit Suisse today initiates coverage of Informa PLC (LON:INF) with a neutral investment rating and price target of 700p.

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Broker Forecast – Kepler Cheuvreux issues a broker note on Informa PLC

Kepler Cheuvreux today reaffirms its hold investment rating on Informa PLC (LON:INF) and raised its price target to 700p (from 672p).

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Broker Forecast – Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Informa PLC

Barclays Capital today reaffirms its overweight investment rating on Informa PLC (LON:INF) and set its price target at 780p.

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