Quick Look at London Stock Exchange Group (LDNXF)

Shares of Large-cap financial services company London Stock Exchange Group moved -2.8% this afternoon, and are now trading at $101.99 per share. The average analyst target price for the stock is $None.

London Stock Exchange Group plc operates as a financial markets infrastructure and data provider primarily in the United Kingdom and internationally. The company currently returns an annual dividend yield of 1.0% and has moved 14.4% over the last year.

Based on its trailing earning per share of 1.76, London Stock Exchange Group has a trailing 12 month Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 57.9

Increasing Revenues but Narrowing Margins

2019-12-31 2020-12-31 2021-12-31 2022-12-31
Revenue (MM) $2,311 $2,443 $6,709 $7,743
Interest Income -$87,000 -$70,000 -$171,000 -$176,000
Operating Margins 37.4% 38.2% 21.4% 21.2%
Net Margins 18.04% 17.23% 46.64% 16.83%
Net Income (MM) $417 $421 $3,129 $1,303
Depreciation & Amort. -$369,000 -$372,000 -$1,608,000 -$1,893,000
Earnings Per Share $1.18 $1.19 $5.78 $1.76
EPS Growth n/a 0.85% 385.71% -69.55%
Diluted Shares (MM) 353 354 541 501
Free Cash Flow (MM) $642 $750 $1,940 $1,771
Capital Expenditures (MM) -$195 -$222 -$662 -$966
Net Current Assets (MM) -$1,336 -$947 -$8,693 -$9,214
Current Ratio 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0
Long Term Debt (MM) $1,573 $1,346 $7,654 $6,856
Net Debt / EBITDA 0.56 0.16 0.95 1.36

London Stock Exchange Group benefits from growing revenues and increasing reinvestment in the business, low leverage, and decent operating margins with a negative growth trend. The company's financial statements show a strong EPS growth Trend and generally positive cash flows.

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