William Hill PLC (WMH.L)
|Market Cap (Mil.):||£3,099.27|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||876.74|
Sept 24 - Latest odds on Ryder Cup performance from British bookmaker William Hill:
LONDON, Sept 16 - Polls say the outcome of the Scottish independence vote is too close to call but gambling company Betfair is already paying out more than 100,000 pounds ($162,000) to customers who backed a "No" vote.
LONDON, Sept 12 - Arsenal's new striker Danny Welbeck will have a point to prove when he makes his debut against Manchester City on Saturday after being replaced by Radamel Falcao at Manchester United
LONDON - Ladbrokes said it had a strong World Cup, laying the foundations for a better second half after disruption caused by switching its online operations to a new platform caused first-half operating profit to fall by a third.
LONDON, Aug 1 - Leading British bookmaker William Hill said the soccer World Cup had boosted revenues in the first half of the year, with growing numbers of its customers betting on matches online.
LONDON, Aug 1 - William Hill, Britain's largest bookmaker, said betting on the soccer World Cup this year had increased by 80 percent from the last time the tournament was played.
* H1 operating profit 176.9 million pounds, down two percent
* Announces appointment of Tom Waterhouse as chief executive officer of William Hill Australia
LONDON, July 11 - William Hill has beaten its 200 million pound ($340 million) target for betting on the World Cup despite an early English exit from the soccer tournament, Britain's largest bookmaker said on Friday.
* Industry facing higher taxes, regulatory pressure (Adds comments from new CEO, chairman, shares)