ITV, formed after the merger of Carlton and Granada in 2004, is one of the UK's five terrestrial broadcasters. As well as its terrestrial ITV1 channel the company ahs also launched a number of free to air digital channels including ITV2, ITV3, ITV4 and ITVPlay. The group also owns GMTV and cinema screen advertising businesses in the UK, Europe and the US. ITV has also been expanding its multimedia platforms and in 2005 bought website Friends Reunited.
Itv Plc Ord 10P is listed on the London Stock Exchange trading with ticker code ITV.L, and is part of the Media sector. It has a market capitalisation of £441,789m, with approximately 4,025m shares in issue. Over the last year, Itv share price has been traded in a range of 700, hitting a high of 3,701.00, and a low of 3,001.00.
Itv, officially known as Itv Plc Ord 10P was formed in November of 2003, making the company sixteen years old. The company filed its latest accounts on 31st December 2014, showing a turnover of approximately 2.59 billion GBX, and a pre-tax profit margin of 23.36%. Itv currently has 8 directors, and has had 21 previous directors over the last 16 years. In the last set of accounts produced by Kpmg Llp, the company showed 374.00 million paid in salaries to the 4,559 staff (average wage of 82 thousand), with the directors receiving an average 978 thousand each. In the accounts filed in 2014, the company paid 313000000 in dividends, or 0.0778 per share.
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|Shares in Issue||4,025m|
|52 Week High||3,701.00|
|52 Week Low||3,001.00|