Saga PLC Company Profile (LON:SAGA)

About Saga PLC (LON:SAGA)

Saga PLC logoSaga plc is a provider of services for the customers aged 50 and over. The Company operates through three segments: Insurance, Travel, and Emerging Businesses and Central Costs. Insurance segment consists of general insurance products, such as Motor insurance, Home insurance and Other insurance. Travel segment primarily consists of the operation and delivery of package tours and cruise holiday products. The Company owns and operates over two cruise ships, and owns and operates a hotel. All other holiday products are packaged together with third party supplied accommodation, flights and other transport arrangements. Emerging Businesses and Central Costs segment consists of the Company's other businesses and its central cost base. The other businesses primarily include the financial services product offering, including the wealth management joint venture, the domiciliary care services offering, a monthly subscription magazine product and the Company's internal mailing house.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Financials
  • Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:SAGA
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: £2.32 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,114,540,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 204.79
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 200
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 180.30 - GBX 227.38
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 14.89
  • P/E Growth: 1.73
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £887.6 million
  • Price / Sales: 2.62
  • Book Value: GBX 1.07 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.95
  • EBIDTA: £242 million
  • Net Margins: 15.99%
  • Return on Equity: 11.92%
  • Return on Assets: 5.04%
  • Average Volume: 2.63 million shs.
Frequently Asked Questions for Saga PLC (LON:SAGA)

What is Saga PLC's stock symbol?

Saga PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "SAGA."

How often does Saga PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Saga PLC?

Saga PLC declared a dividend on Wednesday, March 29th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 11th will be given a dividend of GBX 5.80 per share on Friday, June 30th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.84%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 11th. This is a positive change from Saga PLC's previous dividend of $2.70. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Saga PLC's Dividend History.

When will Saga PLC make its next earnings announcement?

Saga PLC is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, September, 21st 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Saga PLC.

Where is Saga PLC's stock going? Where will Saga PLC's stock price be in 2017?

7 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for Saga PLC's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 215 to GBX 250. On average, they anticipate Saga PLC's share price to reach GBX 229.17 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Saga PLC.

Who are some of Saga PLC's key competitors?

Who are Saga PLC's key executives?

Saga PLC's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Lance Batchelor, Group Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Jonathan Hill, Group Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director
  • Matt Atkinson, Group Chief Marketing Officer
  • Karen Caddick, Group HR Director
  • Nicola Audhlam-Gardiner, Managing Director - Saga Investment Services
  • Andrew Button, Chief Executive, AICL
  • Jules Christmas, Group IT Director
  • Roger Ramsden, Chief Executive, Insurance
  • Andrew Strong, Chief Executive, Travel and Wealth Management
  • Andrew Goodsell, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board

How do I buy Saga PLC stock?

Shares of Saga 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 Saga PLC's stock price today?

One share of Saga PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 208.50.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Saga PLC (LON SAGA)
Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  175 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  144 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  319
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Saga 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 Saga PLC (LON:SAGA) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.43)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 229.17

Analysts' Ratings History for Saga PLC (LON:SAGA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/17/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 250View Rating Details
7/12/2017Credit Suisse Group AGBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 200 -> GBX 220View Rating Details
7/4/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Boost Price TargetBuyGBX 220 -> GBX 230View Rating Details
5/3/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 215View Rating Details
3/30/2017Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
1/11/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingAddGBX 235View Rating Details
10/3/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHoldGBX 225View Rating Details
(Data available from 7/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Saga PLC (LON:SAGA)
Earnings by Quarter for Saga PLC (LON:SAGA)
Earnings History by Quarter for Saga PLC (LON SAGA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
9/21/2017N/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Saga PLC (LON:SAGA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $14.82 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Saga PLC (LON SAGA)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
3/29/2017GBX 5.802.84%5/11/20175/11/20176/30/2017
9/21/2016GBX 2.701.21%10/6/201610/6/201611/18/2016
4/19/2016GBX 52.49%5/12/20165/12/20166/30/2016
9/30/2015GBX 2.201.07%10/8/201510/8/201511/19/2015
4/30/2015GBX 4.102.11%6/4/20156/4/20156/30/2015
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Saga PLC (LON:SAGA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Saga PLC (LON:SAGA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Saga PLC (LON:SAGA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/14/2017Lance BatchelorInsiderBuy72GBX 208£149.76
7/12/2017Lance BatchelorInsiderBuy146GBX 205£299.30
6/14/2017Lance BatchelorInsiderBuy73GBX 204£148.92
5/15/2017Lance BatchelorInsiderBuy73GBX 206£150.38
4/19/2017Jonathan HillInsiderSell24,683GBX 208£51,340.64
3/14/2017Lance BatchelorInsiderBuy74GBX 204£150.96
1/16/2017Lance BatchelorInsiderBuy78GBX 193£150.54
12/6/2016Lance BatchelorInsiderBuy26,256GBX 189£49,623.84
11/15/2016Lance BatchelorInsiderBuy77GBX 196£150.92
10/14/2016Lance BatchelorInsiderBuy73GBX 204£148.92
9/14/2016Batchelor,LanceInsiderBuy68GBX 222£150.96
8/12/2016Batchelor,LanceInsiderBuy68GBX 218£148.24
7/21/2016Batchelor,LanceInsiderBuy149GBX 201£299.49
6/28/2016Ni-Chionna,OrnaInsiderBuy15,961GBX 188£30,006.68
6/21/2016Batchelor,LanceInsiderBuy7,241GBX 209£15,133.69
4/26/2016Goodsell,AndrewInsiderBuy2,564,103GBX 195£5,000,000.85
2/12/2016Hill,JonathanInsiderBuy1,027GBX 175£1,797.25
5/7/2015Jonathan HillInsiderBuy15,556GBX 195.70£30,443.09
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Saga PLC (LON:SAGA)
Latest Headlines for Saga PLC (LON:SAGA)
DateHeadline logoThe Saga Isn't Over for Dalian Wanda - July 20 at 7:49 AM logoSaga PLC (SAGA) Insider Lance Batchelor Acquires 72 Shares - July 18 at 2:45 PM logoLance Batchelor Acquires 146 Shares of Saga PLC (LON:SAGA) Stock - July 14 at 3:18 PM logoSaga PLC (LON:SAGA) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts - July 14 at 12:42 PM logoRussian-Interference Saga Continues As Trump Jr. Tweets Email Exchanges - July 11 at 12:55 PM logoSaga PLC (LON:SAGA) Earns "Buy" Rating from Peel Hunt - July 10 at 6:10 AM logoSaga PLC (LON:SAGA) Given New GBX 230 Price Target at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) - July 4 at 9:31 AM logoThe Ongoing Saga Between Amazon, Bezos And Trump - June 28 at 10:19 AM logoThe Saga Of 'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli As He Heads To Trial - June 25 at 4:23 PM logoSaga Says Remains On Track To Deliver On Strategic Objectives - June 23 at 9:47 AM logoSaga PLC (SAGA) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - June 19 at 8:18 AM logoLance Batchelor Acquires 73 Shares of Saga PLC (SAGA) Stock - June 15 at 1:20 PM logoSaga PLC (SAGA) Receives "Buy" Rating from Peel Hunt - June 9 at 6:34 AM logoThe Latest Sears Saga: The Company Is Suing Suppliers - June 4 at 11:49 AM logoSage Payment Solutions acquired for $260 million - June 2 at 11:34 PM logoBRIEF-Sage Group sells U.S. payments unit for $260 mln - June 2 at 11:34 PM logoSage sells North American payments business - June 2 at 11:34 PM logoSage Bolsters Leadership Team With New Appointments - June 1 at 10:23 PM logoAFH Financial Group Buys Parker Sage IFA For Up To GBP5.6 Million (ALLISS) - June 1 at 8:14 AM logoSaga Tankers ASA : Q1 2017 Financial results - May 30 at 9:24 AM logoSaga PLC's (SAGA) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Goldman Sachs Group Inc - May 28 at 11:58 PM logoSaga PLC (SAGA) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts - May 23 at 8:10 AM logoA man who built a virtual nervous system explains how humans will interact with machines in 10 yrs - May 21 at 3:19 PM logoSaga PLC (SAGA) Insider Lance Batchelor Acquires 73 Shares - May 17 at 1:22 PM logoSaga Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SAGA-GB : May 16, 2017 - May 16 at 9:24 AM logoSaga Plc : SAGA-GB: Dividend Analysis : May 12th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 12, 2017 - May 12 at 11:03 PM logoETFs with exposure to Saga Plc : May 8, 2017 - May 8 at 7:02 PM logoSaga PLC (SAGA) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Goldman Sachs Group Inc - May 8 at 6:58 AM logoSage Group plc (The) 2017 Q1 - Results - Earnings Call Slides - May 6 at 7:27 PM logoSaga Plc :SAGA-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : May 4, 2017 - May 4 at 7:55 PM logoSaga Plc :SAGA-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended January 31, 2017 : May 4, 2017 - May 4 at 7:55 PM logoSaga Communications declares $0.30 dividend - May 4 at 9:30 AM logoSaga PLC (SAGA) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - May 4 at 1:30 AM logoSaga PLC (SAGA) Given Neutral Rating at JPMorgan Chase & Co. - May 3 at 7:06 AM logoShelf Drilling To Acquire 3 Premium Jack-Ups For $225 Million; Rumor Is That Seadrill Is The Most Likely Seller (Update) - April 30 at 1:05 AM logoSaga Plc -- Moody's assigns Ba1 rating to Saga Plc's backed senior unsecured bond - April 28 at 9:19 PM logoSaga PLC (SAGA) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts - April 28 at 9:32 AM logoGlobal Sports Nutrition Foods and Drinks - Food & Beverage - April 26 at 3:57 PM logoSaga PLC (SAGA) Rating Reiterated by Goldman Sachs Group Inc - April 20 at 6:21 PM logoSaga PLC (SAGA) Earns "Buy" Rating from Peel Hunt - April 15 at 7:52 PM logoSaga PLC's (SAGA)  Neutral Rating Reaffirmed at Credit Suisse Group AG - April 6 at 2:04 PM logoSaga PLC (SAGA) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts - April 3 at 11:27 AM logoSaga selects Guidewire core, data and digital products - April 3 at 6:43 AM logoSaga PLC (SAGA) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Beaufort Securities - March 31 at 12:33 AM logoThe Hawaiian Airlines Pilot Contract Saga Is Over: Investors Should Be Glad - March 30 at 8:46 AM logoSaga PLC (SAGA) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel Hunt - March 29 at 10:15 PM logo[$$] Merger veto leaves LSE free to move in its own clear direction - March 29 at 9:34 PM logoEdited Transcript of SAGA.L earnings conference call or presentation 29-Mar-17 8:45am GMT - March 29 at 9:34 PM logoSaga PLC (SAGA) to Issue Dividend Increase - GBX 5.80 Per Share - March 29 at 2:43 PM logoPreliminary Q4 2016 Saga PLC Earnings Release - 02:00 am ET - March 29 at 8:34 AM


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Saga PLC (SAGA) Chart for Saturday, July, 22, 2017

This page was last updated on 7/22/2017 by Staff