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Hipgnosis Songs Fund Limited (SONG.L)

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128.00-0.20 (-0.16%)
At close: 04:37PM GMT
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Previous close128.20
Open128.40
Bid127.80 x 0
Ask128.00 x 0
Day's range127.60 - 128.40
52-week range114.00 - 130.40
Volume1,393,798
Avg. volume1,634,718
Market cap1.374B
Beta (5Y monthly)0.21
PE ratio (TTM)29.09
EPS (TTM)4.40
Earnings date28 Jun 2021 - 02 Jul 2021
Forward dividend & yield0.05 (4.23%)
Ex-dividend date29 Jul 2021
1y target estN/A
  • The Telegraph

    Song rights pioneer Hipgnosis faces uphill battle to keep the music playing

    As the live music industry began piecing together its pandemic recovery, Nile Rodgers extended a special invitation to MPs.

  • Reuters

    NFTs next hit may be music industry, former manager for Elton John, Beyonce says

    As a former music manager who once counted Elton John, Beyonce and Guns N’ Roses as clients, Merck Mercuriadis has an eye for talent and a knack for identifying trends. As streaming services such as Spotify and Apple Music gained mainstream popularity, Mercuriadis formed the Hipgnosis Songs Fund to acquire music rights. The fund, which went public in 2018, has invested $2.5 billion acquiring the publishing rights to 64,000 compositions from such hitmakers as Timbaland, Fleetwood Mac’s Lindsey Buckingham, The Pretenders’ Chrissie Hynde, Rick James and Neil Young.

  • Reuters

    Blackstone, Hipgnosis partner to invest in music as online streaming booms

    As part of the partnership, Blackstone will take an ownership stake in Hipgnosis Song Management, an adviser to the London-listed music catalogues investor Hipgnosis Songs Fund (SONG). The pandemic and lack of live concerts has prompted artists, including Bob Dylan, to monetise some of their older work, at a time streaming services have been garnering listeners.