BT Group plc Company Profile (LON:BT.A)

About BT Group plc (LON:BT.A)

BT Group plc logoBT Group plc is a communications services company. The Company is engaged in selling fixed-voice services, broadband, mobile and television products and services, as well as managed networked information technology (IT) solutions and cyber security protection. Its segments include Consumer, which provides fixed-voice, broadband, TV and mobile services; EE, which is a mobile network operator in the United Kingdom and provides mobile and fixed communications services to consumers; Business and Public Sector, which provides communications and IT services to businesses and the public sector in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland (RoI) ;Global Services, which provides managed networked IT services to corporate customers; Wholesale and Ventures, which provides fixed and mobile services to communications providers (CPs); and Openreach, which provides copper and fiber connections between its exchanges and homes and businesses.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Telecommunications Services
  • Industry: Integrated Telecommunications Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:BT.A
  • CUSIP: N/A
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  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: N/A
  • Dividend Yield: 1.0%
  • Net Margins: 4.87%
  • Return on Equity: 13.94%
  • Return on Assets: 2.64%

Frequently Asked Questions for BT Group plc (LON:BT.A)

What is BT Group plc's stock symbol?

BT Group plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "BT.A."

How often does BT Group plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for BT Group plc?

BT Group plc announced a dividend on Thursday, October 27th. Investors of record on Thursday, December 29th will be given a dividend of GBX 4.85 per share on Monday, February 6th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.28%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 29th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View BT Group plc's Dividend History.

Where is BT Group plc's stock going? Where will BT Group plc's stock price be in 2017?

18 analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for BT Group plc's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 240 to GBX 500. On average, they expect BT Group plc's share price to reach GBX 350.53 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for BT Group plc.

Who are some of BT Group plc's key competitors?

Who are BT Group plc's key executives?

BT Group plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Gavin Patterson, Chief Executive, Executive Director
  • Simon Jonathan Lowth, Group Finance Director, Executive Director
  • Marc Allera, Chief Executive Officer - EE
  • Luis Alvarez, Chief Executive Officer - Global Services
  • Gerard McQuade, Chief Executive Officer - Wholesale and Ventures
  • John Petter, Chief Executive Officer - Consumer
  • Clive Selley, Invitee, Chief Executive Officer - Openreach
  • Graham Sutherland, Chief Executive Officer - Business and Public Sector
  • Howard Watson, Chief Executive Officer - Technology, Service and Operations
  • Dan Fitz, Group General Counsel, Company Secretary

How do I buy BT Group plc stock?

Shares of BT Group plc and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

MarketBeat Community Rating for BT Group plc (LON BT.A)
Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  1,104 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  841 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,945
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about BT Group plc and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for BT Group plc (LON:BT.A) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 7 Hold Ratings, 9 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.39)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 350.53
Consensus Price Target History for BT Group plc (LON:BT.A)
Price Target History for BT Group plc (LON:BT.A)
Analysts' Ratings History for BT Group plc (LON:BT.A)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/23/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 410View Rating Details
10/9/2017Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeNeutralGBX 360 -> GBX 310View Rating Details
10/4/2017Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual weightGBX 350 -> GBX 320View Rating Details
9/22/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingBuyGBX 390View Rating Details
9/19/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHoldGBX 280View Rating Details
9/18/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 340View Rating Details
9/18/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
9/14/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 240View Rating Details
9/14/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingSellGBX 265View Rating Details
9/7/2017HSBC Holdings plcSet Price TargetBuyGBX 360View Rating Details
8/10/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 290View Rating Details
8/9/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 450View Rating Details
7/31/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyGBX 360View Rating Details
7/21/2017Beaufort SecuritiesDowngradeLong Term BuyGBX 340View Rating Details
6/20/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingHoldGBX 325View Rating Details
6/9/2017Sanford C. BernsteinSet Price TargetBuyGBX 350View Rating Details
2/27/2017Haitong BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 445View Rating Details
1/27/2017S&P Global Inc.Set Price TargetNeutralGBX 330View Rating Details
11/2/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingBuyGBX 500View Rating Details
7/7/2016Independent Research GmbHSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 445View Rating Details
3/10/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.Reiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 423View Rating Details
2/24/2016Grupo SantanderReiterated RatingBuyGBX 520View Rating Details
2/4/2016AlphaValueReiterated RatingReduceGBX 478View Rating Details
2/2/2016NomuraReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 525View Rating Details
2/1/2016S&P Equity ResearchSet Price TargetSellGBX 475View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for BT Group plc (LON:BT.A)
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Dividend History by Quarter for BT Group plc (LON BT.A)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
10/27/2016GBX 4.851.28%12/29/201612/29/20162/6/2017
5/5/2016GBX 9.602.13%8/11/20168/11/20169/5/2016
10/29/2015GBX 4.400.94%12/24/201512/24/20152/8/2016
5/7/2015GBX 8.501.88%8/13/20158/13/20159/7/2015
10/30/2014GBX 3.901.06%12/29/201412/29/20142/9/2015
5/8/2014GBX 7.501.94%8/13/20148/13/20149/8/2014
10/31/2013GBX 3.400.91%12/23/201312/23/20132/3/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for BT Group plc (LON:BT.A)
Insider Trades by Quarter for BT Group plc (LON:BT.A)
Insider Trades by Quarter for BT Group plc (LON:BT.A)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/11/2017Isabel HudsonInsiderBuy3,367GBX 295£9,932.65
8/1/2017Sean WilliamsInsiderSell18,945GBX 313£59,297.85
6/22/2017Tony BallInsiderBuy100,000GBX 282£282,000
6/21/2017Simon LowthInsiderBuy10,536GBX 284£29,922.24
5/15/2017Sir Michael RakeInsiderBuy593GBX 303£1,796.79
5/12/2017Sir Michael RakeInsiderBuy16,400GBX 306£50,184
2/7/2017Gavin PattersonInsiderBuy47,404GBX 307£145,530.28
2/3/2017Alison WilcoxInsiderBuy12,925GBX 307£39,679.75
1/30/2017Karen RichardsonInsiderBuy5,150GBX 388£19,982
11/9/2016Mike InglisInsiderBuy1,400GBX 354£4,956
8/12/2016Patterson,GavinInsiderBuy331GBX 399£1,320.69
8/1/2016Wilcox,AlisonInsiderSell40,329GBX 417£168,171.93
7/29/2016Patterson,GavinInsiderSell66,704GBX 413£275,487.52
5/17/2016Patterson,GavinInsiderBuy416GBX 433£1,801.28
5/9/2016Chanmugam,TonyInsiderSell145,508GBX 445£647,510.60
5/6/2016Chanmugam,TonyInsiderSell140,000GBX 445£623,000
11/3/2015Inglis,MikeInsiderBuy1,200GBX 464£5,568
11/2/2015Inglis,MikeInsiderBuy1,200GBX 464£5,568
10/30/2015Chanmugam,TonyInsiderSell80,000GBX 470£376,000
9/10/2015Hudson,IsabelInsiderBuy2,273GBX 437£9,933.01
9/9/2015Patterson,GavinInsiderBuy225GBX 426£958.50
8/3/2015Chanmugam,TonyInsiderSell130,157GBX 465£605,230.05
5/11/2015Karen RichardsonInsiderBuy2,500GBX 470£11,750
3/23/2015Iain C ConnInsiderBuy4,269GBX 465.70£19,880.73
3/12/2015Tony ChanmugamInsiderSell400,000GBX 442£1,768,000
3/11/2015Tony ChanmugamInsiderSell9,000GBX 445£40,050
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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BT Group plc (BT.A) Chart for Monday, October, 23, 2017

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