2020 analyst consensus and results webcast details

2020 analyst consensus and results webcast details

LSEG plc will release its 2020 Preliminary results, for the twelve months ended 31 December 2020, on 5 March 2021 at 07:00am UK time via RNS

2020 analyst consensus

£m

Revenue

Average

Low

High

Information Services

891

886

904

Post Trade

736

722

752

Capital Markets

421

407

436

Technology Services

63

59

71

Other revenue

5

-

8

Total revenue

2,116

2,093

2,137

Net treasury income through CCP business:

317

308

330

Other income

2

-

5

Total income

2,436

2,402

2,472

Cost of Sales

(225)

(239)

(218)

Gross profit

2,211

2,170

2,233

Operating expenses

(872)

(882)

(844)

Income from equity investments and share of (loss)/profit of associates

(3)

(7)

            3

 

 

 

Earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation

1,337

1,305

1,372

Depreciation

(225)

(235)

(193)

Adjusted operating profit

1,111

1,070

1,148

Net finance expense

(50)

(60)

(44)

Tax

(241)

(267)

(215)

Effective tax rate

22.7%

25.1%

20.5%

Non-controlling interest

(67)

(83)

(54)

 

 

 

 

Adjusted profit for the year

753

718

785

 

 

 

Adjusted basic EPS (p)

215.4

205.7

224.1

Dividend for the period (p)

75.2

72.0

80.3

Sources and bases:

The figures have been collected from 15 analysts and consists of published and so far unpublished data on a consistent basis.

Please note that any opinions, estimates or forecasts regarding London Stock Exchange Group performance made by the contributing analysts to the above consensus are theirs alone and are not endorsed by the company.

Preliminary results - Webcast and conference call:

The Group will host a webcast and conference call on its Preliminary Results for analysts and investors on Friday 5 March 2021 at 09:00am (UK time).  Presenting will be David Schwimmer (Chief Executive Officer), Anna Manz (Chief Financial Officer) and Paul Froud (Group Head of Investor Relations). 

Please use the following link to access the webcast: https://www.lsegissuerservices.com/spark/LondonStockExchangeGroup/events/4b5831b0-bf11-4b71-9750-e9a396d225e9

If you wish to participate in Q&A, please register for the operator hosted telephone conference call. The conference call registration link can be found in the page above.  

For further information, please call the Group’s Investor Relations team on +44 (0) 20 7797 3322