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William Hill plc (WMH.L)

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    SonofDitkus
    Does anyone knows what happened to our shares???
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    Gary
    no shares ...bad outcome
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    Anonymous
    Sold 95% of shares last week to ensure long term capital gains . Stock did very well for me. Who knows where this would have gone if not for the takeover ?
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    lee
    People gogle it no you dont get shares you get cash and walking papers.
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    Danny
    Unfortunately, I believe this may be my selling point. Got in @ $3 last year and havent looked back. Will Hill, you were a diamond in the rough, thank you. Unless someone here can convince me otherwise, I dont believe its worth it to old through the buy out
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    Gary
    sports fans is it stock or cash or is the price maybe upped because of fallback litigation etc i want czr stock added for sure
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    Rhonda
    Don't get me wrong, I purchased William Hill in 2018 when sports betting became legal in the U.S. and increased my position several times in 2019 and 2020. Caesars is buying out William Hill for a "stated price". Here is a summary of the acquisition announced back in September.

    https://investor.caesars.com/news-releases/news-release-details/caesars-entertainment-acquire-william-hill-ps29-billion
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    edebear
    Nine days ago Bloomberg reported William Hill's acquisition of Cantor Fitzgerald's sports betting unit CG Technology and now has designs on Caesars business. The casino operator, which already owns 20% of the U.K.-based operator's sports book in the U.S., was recently acquired by Eldorado Resorts.
    William Hill has run Eldorado's sports book exclusively since 2018, and anticipated the casino operator would acquire its rival.
    Yet Caesars is amenable to the match-up, with CEO Tom Reeg quoted as saying in July the union would result in "gathering all our mobile assets, both sports and online. That would be ideal."
    The merger could value the combined operations at around $7 billion. DraftKings is currently valued at $13.5 billion. While analysts believe it's possible Caesars could acquire William Hill, the betting money is on a publicly traded joint venture.
    Following Eldorado's acquisition of Caesars, William Hill will be responsible for 170 locations in 13 states.
    This company is for real. Great potential moving forward.
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    sot
    I thought the buy out would be more than 3.7B....I really liked where William Hill was headed, partnerships, online, and volume. I owned them along with Draft Kings and Penn....I guess I could buy some CZR stock but I am bitter with the low buyout amount. Draft Kings and Penn will be forces over the next 5-10 years, I just wish William Hill was there for the ride...
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    Tom
    Ceazers is rebranding will hill. Anyone know why or what the wimhy adr shares trading represents. now?
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    sot
    If you do your homework this has the potential to take off....I own DKNG, PENN & WIMHY. I honestly believe WIMHY can reach those levels. CBS DEAL, ESPN DEAL (VIA CAESARS). Physical locations in many states. ONE IN FOUR BETS are placed in the US are with William Hill. I believe they will be bought out by Caesars or DKNG. Either would be great.
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    sot
    William Hill will most likely be bought out in less than a year....Caesars is probably the leading candidate but we can only hope DRAFT KINGS & PENN jump into the conversation. Draft Kings has the "espn" connection and the funds to be able to acquire a company like William Hill. We can only hope in the near future sports are not derailed by corona. SPORTS BETTING IN THE USA IS IN THE INFANCY STAGES....
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    S
    I first bought in April 2020. Bought again in June. (1000 shares) I will continue to add monthly. I use the William Hill sports app on my phone here in Vegas. These guys were first here in town to do the app thing and they run a simple , smooth book. Now when I lose a sports bet, I don't feel so bad......kinda paying myself some. Good luck
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    Anonymous
    Can anyone tell me what will happen with the William Hill shares and when. I am under the impression they will be converted to CZR. Do we know the date this will happen?

    Thank you
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    SC Guy
    William Hill Plc (OTCPK:WIMHY) (OTCPK:WIMHF) shares jump 2.9% in U.K. trading after Bloomberg reports that Apollo Global Management (NYSE:APO) has approached the betting firm to discuss a potential purchase.William Hill has a market cap of ~GBP 2.37B
    William Hill Plc (OTCPK:WIMHY) (OTCPK:WIMHF) shares jump 2.9% in U.K. trading after Bloomberg reports that Apollo Global Management (NYSE:APO) has approached the betting firm to discuss a potential purchase.William Hill has a market cap of ~GBP 2.37B
    seekingalpha.com
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    justin
    Ross Capital thinks the U.S business side of WH is over $10 bills if they go public with it. If this is the case, why taking the $3.7 bills offer for the whole company from CZR. I hope they reject all offer and goes this route to unlock all values and taking advantage of the market that is favoring sports betting now. This will benefit both CZR and WH shareholders tremendously. They can use the new funds for expanding as well. I hope the WH's board sees this and takes advantage of this gem. https://finance.yahoo.com/news/caesars-bid-william-hill-gamble-040000290.html
    (Bloomberg) -- Call it the DraftKings Inc. effect. Since the sports-betting operator announced plans to go public last December, its shares have soared nearly sixfold. Though the company loses money and had revenue of just $430 million or so last yea
    (Bloomberg) -- Call it the DraftKings Inc. effect. Since the sports-betting operator announced plans to go public last December, its shares have soared nearly sixfold. Though the company loses money and had revenue of just $430 million or so last yea
    finance.yahoo.com
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    Tad
    Have a good feeling about William Hill. They have partnered with Penn National Gaming who acquired 36% of Barstool sports. William Hill already has a strong presence in online/mobile sports betting and with the addition of these two I can see big upside when sports resume within the coming months. Get in soon!
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    Thomas
    What is going to happen to these shares when the acquisition goes through?
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    VegasValue1
    Wm. Hill opens betting windows at Washington Caps home arena. A first for an American sports venue. They will operate 7 betting windows and 9 kiosks in the box office. They will take wagers on professional and collegiate sports. The box office is temporary while construction on a permanent sportsbook inside the arena continues.
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    edebear
    It's done. Over. Time to seek out the next consolidation play in the category or next solid growth potential.