Fidessa Group plc Company Profile (LON:FDSA)

About Fidessa Group plc (LON:FDSA)

Fidessa Group plc logoFidessa group plc is a United Kingdom-based holding company. The Company provides trading, investment and information solutions for the financial community. It is structured into two business units: Sell-side and Buy-side. The Sell-side business unit provides solutions and tools to support the trading of cash equities and derivatives across the globe. The Buy-side business unit provides the systems to cover all the stages of the investment process for all asset classes. The Company's subsidiaries, Fidessa plc, Fidessa Buy-side Limited, Fidessa software limited, Fidessa investments limited and Fidessa corporation are engaged in developing and selling computer software, and providing associated services.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Technology
  • Industry: Enterprise Software
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:FDSA
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: £875.29 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 38,373,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 2,188.78
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 2,334.15
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 2,020 - GBX 2,675
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 22.90
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £351.2 million
  • Price / Sales: 2.49
  • Book Value: GBX 4.03 per share
  • Price / Book: 5.66
  • EBITDA: £64.15 million
  • Net Margins: 10.55%
  • Return on Equity: 23.39%
  • Return on Assets: 12.61%
  • Average Volume: 46,330 shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Fidessa Group plc (LON:FDSA)

What is Fidessa Group plc's stock symbol?

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

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

Fidessa Group plc announced a dividend on Monday, July 31st. Investors of record on Thursday, August 24th will be given a dividend of GBX 15.30 per share on Thursday, September 21st. This represents a yield of 0.71%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 24th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Fidessa Group plc's Dividend History.

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

4 analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Fidessa Group plc's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,700 to GBX 2,920. On average, they expect Fidessa Group plc's share price to reach GBX 2,252.50 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Fidessa Group plc.

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

Who are Fidessa Group plc's key executives?

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

  • John R. Hamer, Chairman of the Board
  • Chris Aspinwall, Chief Executive, Executive Director
  • Andrew Skelton, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director
  • Ishbel J. S. Macpherson, Non-Executive Director
  • Ken Archer, Non-Executive Independent Director
  • Elizabeth Lake, Non-Executive Independent Director
  • Richard Longdon, Senior Independent Non-Executive Director
  • Ronald W. Mackintosh, Independent Non-Executive Director

How do I buy Fidessa Group plc stock?

Shares of Fidessa 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.

What is Fidessa Group plc's stock price today?

One share of Fidessa Group plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 2,281.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Fidessa Group plc (LON FDSA)
Community Ranking:  1.5 out of 5 (star half star)
Outperform Votes:  96 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  230 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  326
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Fidessa 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 Fidessa Group plc (LON:FDSA) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 2 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.50)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 2,252.50
Consensus Price Target History for Fidessa Group plc (LON:FDSA)
Price Target History for Fidessa Group plc (LON:FDSA)
Analysts' Ratings History for Fidessa Group plc (LON:FDSA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/1/2017Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetUnderweightGBX 1,860 -> GBX 1,990View Rating Details
4/27/2017Numis Securities LtdDowngradeAddGBX 2,920View Rating Details
3/27/2017FinnCapReiterated RatingSellGBX 1,700View Rating Details
1/9/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 2,400View Rating Details
8/1/2016Panmure GordonBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 1,758 -> GBX 2,132View Rating Details
2/18/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutralGBX 2,050 -> GBX 2,100View Rating Details
2/15/2016Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,580View Rating Details
2/15/2016Peel HuntDowngradeAddGBX 2,000View Rating Details
2/15/2016InvestecReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Fidessa Group plc (LON:FDSA)
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Earnings Estimates for Fidessa Group plc (LON:FDSA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $92.68 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Fidessa Group plc (LON FDSA)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
7/31/2017GBX 15.300.71%8/24/20178/24/20179/21/2017
2/13/2017GBX 78.203.33%5/11/20175/11/20176/8/2017
8/1/2016GBX 14.300.56%8/18/20168/18/20169/14/2016
2/15/2016GBX 70.403.55%5/12/20165/12/20166/10/2016
8/3/2015GBX 13.100.64%8/20/20158/20/20159/15/2015
2/16/2015GBX 703.09%5/14/20155/14/20156/12/2015
8/4/2014GBX 13.100.63%8/20/20148/20/20149/15/2014
2/17/2014GBX 69.502.88%5/14/20145/14/20146/13/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Fidessa Group plc (LON:FDSA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Fidessa Group plc (LON:FDSA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Fidessa Group plc (LON:FDSA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/22/2017Chris AspinwallInsiderBuy6GBX 2,133£127.98
7/21/2017Andy SkeltonInsiderBuy5GBX 2,363£118.15
6/22/2017John HamerInsiderBuy5GBX 2,418£120.90
5/22/2017Chris AspinwallInsiderBuy5GBX 2,505£125.25
4/24/2017Chris AspinwallInsiderBuy5GBX 2,617£130.85
3/22/2017Chris AspinwallInsiderBuy5GBX 2,547£127.35
2/22/2017Chris AspinwallInsiderBuy5GBX 2,560£128
1/20/2017Chris AspinwallInsiderBuy5GBX 2,260£113
12/22/2016John HamerInsiderBuy6GBX 2,325£139.50
11/22/2016Chris AspinwallInsiderBuy5GBX 2,399£119.95
10/21/2016Andy SkeltonInsiderBuy6GBX 2,339£140.34
9/22/2016Chris AspinwallInsiderBuy5GBX 2,476£123.80
8/22/2016Hamer,JohnInsiderBuy5GBX 2,490£124.50
7/22/2016Hamer,JohnInsiderBuy5GBX 2,411£120.55
6/22/2016Skelton ,AndyInsiderBuy5GBX 2,173£108.65
6/14/2016Hamer,JohnInsiderBuy103GBX 2,224£2,290.72
5/23/2016Aspinwall,ChrisInsiderBuy6GBX 2,313£138.78
4/22/2016Aspinwall,ChrisInsiderBuy5GBX 2,487£124.35
3/22/2016Aspinwall,ChrisInsiderBuy5GBX 2,315£115.75
2/22/2016Hamer,JohnInsiderBuy5GBX 2,298£114.90
2/15/2016Hamer,JohnInsiderBuy140GBX 1,862£2,606.80
1/22/2016Hamer,JohnInsiderBuy7GBX 1,876£131.32
12/18/2015Skelton ,AndyInsiderBuy1,500GBX 1,942£29,130
12/15/2015Mackintosh,RonInsiderBuy10,000GBX 1,899£189,900
11/20/2015Aspinwall,ChrisInsiderBuy7GBX 1,931£135.17
10/23/2015Aspinwall,ChrisInsiderBuy6GBX 1,933£115.98
9/23/2015Aspinwall,ChrisInsiderBuy1,000GBX 1,779£17,790
9/17/2015Aspinwall,ChrisInsiderBuy1,000GBX 1,795£17,950
9/16/2015Hamer,JohnInsiderBuy2,000GBX 1,802£36,040
8/24/2015Malpass,AndyInsiderBuy7GBX 1,924£134.68
8/18/2015Malpass,AndyInsiderBuy210GBX 1,901£3,992.10
8/13/2015Aspinwall,ChrisInsiderBuy500GBX 1,898£9,490
8/12/2015Hamer,JohnInsiderBuy1,132GBX 1,897£21,474.04
8/7/2015Aspinwall,ChrisInsiderBuy500GBX 1,961£9,805
8/6/2015Hamer,JohnInsiderBuy1,000GBX 1,989£19,890
7/23/2015Aspinwall,ChrisInsiderBuy5GBX 2,330£116.50
6/22/2015Hamer,JohnInsiderBuy6GBX 22.19GBX 133.14
3/11/2015John HamerInsiderBuy2,000GBX 2,127£42,540
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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