Can Games Workshop Shares Keep Rising?

The Week: Morningstar columnist Rodney Hobson looks at updates from Games Workshop, Ted Baker and DS Smith

Rodney Hobson 11 December, 2020 | 9:11AM

The Week

So now we know what everybody has been doing during lockdown: playing war games with fantastic creatures from Dungeons and Dragons and books by JRR Tolkien. Manufacturer and retailer Games Workshop (GAW) reckons sales for the six months to November 29 were up 25% on the same period last year.

An upgraded profits forecast of at least £80 million issued a month ago is already £10 million out of date. Games has made more money in the past six months than it managed in the previous 12.

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Rodney Hobson

Rodney Hobson  is a columnist for Morningstar.co.uk and author of several investing books, including The Dividend Investor and How to Build a Share Portfolio.

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