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Share Name Share Symbol Market Type Share ISIN Share Description
Goals Soccer Centres Plc LSE:GOAL London Ordinary Share GB00B0486M37 ORD 0.25P
  Price Change % Change Share Price Bid Price Offer Price High Price Low Price Open Price Shares Traded Last Trade
  +0.00p +0.00% 27.20p 0.00p 0.00p - - - 0 01:00:00
Industry Sector Turnover (m) Profit (m) EPS - Basic PE Ratio Market Cap (m)
Travel & Leisure 33.1 8.2 9.3 2.9 20.46

Goals Soccer Centres Share Discussion Threads

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DateSubjectAuthorDiscuss
25/7/2012
09:00
First Eagle buyign a few more... http://uk.advfn.com/news/UKREG/2012/article/53580935
praipus
24/7/2012
08:58
First Eagle back for some more http://uk.advfn.com/news/UKREG/2012/article/53565519
praipus
23/7/2012
21:31
This looks to be just hedge funds hoovering up stocks as they look to hold on for a higher bid price... bodes well for the Canadians not being accepted on their initial bid.... especially as Patron is in the background... I think unconditional acceptances are something like 17%.. the fact that a larger chunk of independent stockholders didn't also accept suggests that they are holding out..
trytotakeiteasy
23/7/2012
10:08
First Eagle must think higher offer is possible paying £1.4822 http://uk.advfn.com/news/UKREG/2012/article/53551062 Tracking the rest of their holding in post 454 on the WAM thread http://uk.advfn.com/cmn/fbb/thread.php3?id=24182742&from=454
praipus
23/7/2012
10:06
First Eagle must think higher offer is possible paying £1.4822 http://uk.advfn.com/news/UKREG/2012/article/53551062 Tracking the rest of their holding in post 454 on the WAM thread http://uk.advfn.com/cmn/fbb/thread.php3?id=24182742&from=454
praipus
23/7/2012
10:05
First Eagle must think higher offer is possible paying £1.4822 http://uk.advfn.com/news/UKREG/2012/article/53551062 Tracking the rest of their holding in post 454 on the WAM thread http://uk.advfn.com/cmn/fbb/thread.php3?id=24182742&from=454
praipus
20/7/2012
09:51
And some (i.e you, spob) were touting this as a good short in early June! Looks like you got that one wrong.
glenowen
20/7/2012
08:35
indeed only about 17% irrevocable undertakings... this looks like a low ball offer.... I hope Patron comes in.....
trytotakeiteasy
20/7/2012
08:05
Patron in with statement now - battle on?
penpont
20/7/2012
07:45
144 i thought some were expecting 160 or more
spob
20/7/2012
07:22
game over??? 144p not generous..... but don't think Patron are really going to come in either....
trytotakeiteasy
08/7/2012
23:02
directors dealings suggests this will be sown up Monday.... we will see... my guess at an offer price..... 150p.... we shall see..
trytotakeiteasy
04/7/2012
12:41
I can't see how Powerleauge can buy this.... surely it would have too much market share (owner of powerleage - Patron - is considering an offer)... depends if you define the market narrowly or as the whole leisure spending market
trytotakeiteasy
04/7/2012
12:36
Noticed Newton Investment Management reducing GOAL holding to 1.1% http://uk.advfn.com/news/UKREG/2012/article/53012773 I'm tracking the rest of their holdings on the WAM thread: http://uk.advfn.com/cmn/fbb/thread.php3?id=24182742
praipus
02/7/2012
22:15
I'd have thought the opposite, and that Ontario would now feel forcedd to show their hand asap before Powerleague get going with the due diligence. Following from D tel: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/newsbysector/retailandconsumer/9368949/Powerleague-enters-race-for-Goals-Soccer-Centres.html
penpont
02/7/2012
21:47
will this lead to another extension of the bid timetable for Ontario ?
spob
02/7/2012
11:52
If so it's my second in the space of about a month. KWL also had a counter bid and then an increased bid from the first bidder. Maybe people are finally starting to realise these companies have been going cheap.
gerdmuller
02/7/2012
07:58
What next? Are we now effectively in a bidding war? Should we expect some kind of response from the Canadian fund? Interesting.....
penpont
02/7/2012
07:42
spob - see told ya! very bad idea to short a t/o target
aleks_atanasov
12/6/2012
07:38
"Extra time for Canadian fund to net its takeover of Goals Soccer Centres" http://www.heraldscotland.com/business/company-news/extra-time-for-canadian-fund-to-net-its-takeover-of-goals-soccer-centres.17825169 "Goals gets extra time for takeover" http://www.independent.co.uk/news/business/news/goals-gets-extra-time-for-takeover-7837133.html
aleks_atanasov
12/6/2012
06:42
quite the opposite by the way just because you read in the papers that the offer will be 130p doesnt mean it cant be 150p. Papers are useful when they discover a bid, after that i dont pay attention to them.
aleks_atanasov
11/6/2012
17:41
Ontario faffing around must be having doubts
spob
06/6/2012
22:00
Hi my view is that this should be on the balance sheet, not hidden away in the notes, yes its possible to do things like this, and perfectly legal but to me it raises questions of integrity. For an aquirer, hard to say - they pay £65-80m get 9m a year profit / c22p a share cashflow. This is the reason why they would buy it. Or they say the co is very geared, no real asset backing (if you back out the liabilities) they may worry about the downturn on the profit / cashflow of the company. Having said that I think they probably wont, I think they will still buy it as once capex has fallen away there will be enough cash thrown off to cover capital cost easy.
rjmahan
06/6/2012
12:27
I dont think you can compare retail leases with leases for goal soccer. The leases are much lower since they had to build the centre. From the 2010 presentation average rent is 41k per year and average lease length is 62 years. The bottom line is 5 a side football a stable product which is consistently profitable as the centre matures. Retail is always changing, the leases are much higher and if you got something wrong then you get punished straight away. This is a simple business with high barriers to entry which is highly predicatable (except the snow)
sebass
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