Bloomsbury Publishing Overview

  • Founded
  • 1986

  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 922

  • Stock Symbol
  • BMY

Stock Symbol
  • Investments
  • 18

  • Share Price
  • $5.62

  • (As of Monday Closing)

Bloomsbury Publishing General Information


Bloomsbury Publishing PLC is a publisher of books and other media for general readers, children, students, researchers, and professionals. It offers authors access to these multiple markets in multiple formats throughout the world in print, through e-books, digital downloads, and apps in schools, libraries, universities, and in terrestrial and internet bookshops. The company divisions are Consumer and Non-Consumer. Consumer division is split out into Children's Trade and Adult Trade; and Non-Consumer split between Academic and Professional, Education, Special Interest and Content Services. It derives maximum revenue from the Consumer division segment. The company operates in the UK, North America, and Other Countries.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Stock Exchange
Primary Office
  • 31 Bedford Avenue
  • London WC1B 3AT
  • England, United Kingdom
+44 020 0000 0000

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Bloomsbury Publishing Stock Performance

(As of Monday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$5.62 $5.56 $3.93 - $6.04 $453M 81.6M 171K $0.29

Bloomsbury Publishing Financials Summary

In Thousands,
TTM 31-Aug-2022 FY 2022 28-Feb-2022 FY 2021 28-Feb-2021 FY 2020 29-Feb-2020
EV 361,253 401,084 267,707 230,830
Revenue 327,478 315,678 239,293 207,898
EBITDA 46,949 44,541 33,085 25,629
Net Income 23,893 23,171 17,704 13,412
Total Assets 364,398 386,737 360,802 294,482
Total Debt 13,498 16,347 18,019 18,625
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Bloomsbury Publishing Valuation & Funding

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Bloomsbury Publishing Comparisons

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Bloomsbury Publishing Competitors (4)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
The New York Times Corporation New York, NY 0000 00000 000000000 00000
00000000 0000000 0 Private Equity-Backed Boston, MA 0000 00000 000000000000
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00000000 000000 Private Equity-Backed Heidelberg, Germany 00000 00.000 00000000000 00.000
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Bloomsbury Publishing Patents

Bloomsbury Publishing Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
GB-2305894-B Indexing system and method Inactive 09-Oct-1995 000000000 0
GB-9520586-D0 Indexing system and method Active 09-Oct-1995 000000000
GB-2305894-A Book index Active 09-Oct-1995 B42F21/12 0

Bloomsbury Publishing Executive Team (11)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Nigel Newton Founder, Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Rajiv Beri Managing Director
Kathleen Farrar Managing Director of Group Sales and Marketing
Penny Scott-Bayfield Director, Finance
Maya Abu-Deeb General Counsel, Legal & Secretary, Administration
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Bloomsbury Publishing Board Members (6)

Name Representing Role Since
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Bloomsbury Publishing Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Bloomsbury Publishing Investments & Acquisitions (18)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
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Oberon Books 10-Dec-2019 Merger/Acquisition 00.000 Publishing 00000 000
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Bloomsbury Publishing Subsidiaries (5)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Head of Zeus Publishing London, United Kingdom 2012
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00000000 00000 Publishing Bath, United Kingdom 0000
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000-0000 Publishing Santa Barbara, CA 0000
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Bloomsbury Publishing ESG

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Bloomsbury Publishing Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
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