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Share Name Share Symbol Market Type Share ISIN Share Description
Goals Soccer Centres 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% 56.50p 54.00p 59.00p 56.50p 56.50p 56.50p 7,300 08:00:00
Industry Sector Turnover (m) Profit (m) EPS - Basic PE Ratio Market Cap (m)
Travel & Leisure 33.1 8.2 9.3 6.1 42.50

Goals Soccer Centres Share Discussion Threads

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DateSubjectAuthorDiscuss
20/7/2012
07:35
indeed only about 17% irrevocable undertakings... this looks like a low ball offer.... I hope Patron comes in.....
trytotakeiteasy
20/7/2012
07:05
Patron in with statement now - battle on?
penpont
20/7/2012
06:45
144 i thought some were expecting 160 or more
spob
20/7/2012
06:22
game over??? 144p not generous..... but don't think Patron are really going to come in either....
trytotakeiteasy
08/7/2012
22:02
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
11:41
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
11:36
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
21:15
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
20:47
will this lead to another extension of the bid timetable for Ontario ?
spob
02/7/2012
10:52
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
06:58
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
06:42
spob - see told ya! very bad idea to short a t/o target
aleks_atanasov
12/6/2012
06:38
"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
05:42
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
16:41
Ontario faffing around must be having doubts
spob
06/6/2012
21:00
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
11:27
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
06/6/2012
11:16
too much debt and operating leases too hardly a safe pension fund investment
spob
06/6/2012
11:15
never mind the greek erection this looks high risk to me
spob
06/6/2012
10:07
unless we get a 08 style Lehman event which will further depress the M&A market.. i guess we will have an outcome here before the greek election after that who cares.
aleks_atanasov
06/6/2012
09:52
bid targets are market neutral.
aleks_atanasov
06/6/2012
09:46
really - in this market
spob
06/6/2012
08:51
very very bad idea to short a bid target.
aleks_atanasov
06/6/2012
07:22
How far could these fall if Ontario walks ?
spob
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