First Derivatives plc is engaged in the provision of a range of software and consulting services, particularly to finance, technology and energy organizations. The Company provides software solutions that address data challenges, particularly those involving large data volumes and streaming data, across a range of sectors. Its segments include Consulting activities, which include services to Capital Markets, and Software activities, which include the license of intellectual property and related services. Its products are built on kdb+, a time series database developed by the Company. Its software applications enable the real-time capture and analysis of market data. Its consulting customer base includes investment banks, brokers, exchanges, regulators and hedge funds. The Company's subsidiaries include Activate Clients Limited, Affinity Systems Limited, Cowrie Financial Limited and First Derivatives Canada Inc.
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- Symbol: LON:FDP
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- Market Cap: £738.66 million
- Outstanding Shares: 24,461,000
- 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 2,660.84
- 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 2,370.08
- 52 Week Range: GBX 1,450 - GBX 3,049
Sales & Book Value:
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 87.21
- P/E Growth: 0.00
- Annual Revenue: £151.7 million
- Price / Sales: 4.84
- Book Value: GBX 5.35 per share
- Price / Book: 5.61
- Average Volume: 27,951 shs.
Frequently Asked Questions for First Derivatives plc (LON:FDP)
What is First Derivatives plc's stock symbol?
First Derivatives plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "FDP."
How often does First Derivatives plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for First Derivatives plc?
First Derivatives plc announced a dividend on Tuesday, May 16th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 15th will be given a dividend of GBX 14 per share on Saturday, July 15th. This represents a yield of 0.55%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 15th. This is a boost from First Derivatives plc's previous dividend of $6.00. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View First Derivatives plc's Dividend History.
Where is First Derivatives plc's stock going? Where will First Derivatives plc's stock price be in 2017?
3 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for First Derivatives plc's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 2,600 to GBX 3,000. On average, they expect First Derivatives plc's share price to reach GBX 2,809.67 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for First Derivatives plc.
Who are some of First Derivatives plc's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to First Derivatives plc include Pagegroup PLC (PAGE), AA PLC (AA), Essentra PLC (ESNT), Petrofac Limited (PFC), Thomas Cook Group plc (TCG), Ascential PLC (ASCL), Bgeo Group PLC (BGEO), PZ Cussons plc (PZC), Hochschild Mining Plc (HOC), UNITE Group plc (UTG), Workspace Group plc (WKP), Drax Group Plc (DRX), Elementis plc (ELM), Lancashire Holdings Limited (LRE), Spire Healthcare Group PLC (SPI), Virgin Money Holdings PLC (VM), Kennedy Wilson Europe Real Estate PLC (KWE) and Serco Group plc (SRP).
How do I buy First Derivatives plc stock?
Shares of First Derivatives 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.
How much does a share of First Derivatives plc stock cost?
One share of First Derivatives plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 3,000.
Earnings History for First Derivatives plc (LON:FDP)
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Earnings Estimates for First Derivatives plc (LON:FDP)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $56.10 EPS
Dividend History by Quarter for First Derivatives plc (LON:FDP)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
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Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for First Derivatives plc (LON:FDP)Insider Trades by Quarter for First Derivatives plc (LON:FDP)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|1/22/2016||Keating ,Seamus||Insider||Buy||10,000||GBX 1,550||£155,000|
|6/12/2015||David Anderson||Insider||Sell||5,000||GBX 1,455||£72,750|
Headline Trends for First Derivatives plc (LON:FDP)
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First Derivatives plc (FDP) Chart for Thursday, May, 25, 2017