Softcat PLC Company Profile (LON:SCT)

About Softcat PLC (LON:SCT)

Softcat PLC logoSoftcat Plc is an information technology (IT) reseller and IT infrastructure solutions provider to the corporate and public sector markets. The Company provides organizations with workplace, datacenter and networking, and security solutions combined with all the services required to design, implement, support and manage them, on premise or in the cloud. Its solutions include asset management, business intelligence (BI) and analytics, cloud and managed services, collaboration, commodity sourcing, datacenter, end-user computing and mobility, networking and security, print, professional services and software licensing. The Company provides corporate and public sector organizations with software licensing, workplace technology, datacenter infrastructure, networking and security. The Company, through its portfolio of IT services, addresses IT sourcing challenges, software licensing needs, IT solutions and adapts the cloud through managed services.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Technology
  • Industry: IT Services & Consulting
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:SCT
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: £1.02 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 196,886,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 417.39
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 410.80
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 283 - GBX 522.50
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 26.12
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £757.21 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.34
  • Book Value: GBX 0.35 per share
  • Price / Book: 14.74
  • EBITDA: £44.77 million
  • Net Margins: 4.42%
  • Return on Equity: 42.51%
  • Return on Assets: 15.95%
  • Average Volume: 178,886 shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Softcat PLC (LON:SCT)

What is Softcat PLC's stock symbol?

Softcat PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "SCT."

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

Softcat PLC declared a dividend on Wednesday, March 22nd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 30th will be paid a dividend of GBX 2.90 per share on Friday, April 28th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.79%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 30th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Softcat PLC's Dividend History.

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

5 analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Softcat PLC's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 340 to GBX 565. On average, they expect Softcat PLC's stock price to reach GBX 426 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Softcat PLC.

Who are some of Softcat PLC's key competitors?

Who are Softcat PLC's key executives?

Softcat PLC's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Graham Charlton, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director
  • Martin John Hellawell, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Lee Dale Ginsberg, Senior Non-Executive Independent Director
  • Vinodka Murria, Non-Executive Independent Director
  • Peter John Ventress, Non-Executive Independent Director

How do I buy Softcat PLC stock?

Shares of Softcat 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 Softcat PLC's stock price today?

One share of Softcat PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 516.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Softcat PLC (LON SCT)
Community Ranking:  3.3 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  97 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  48 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  145
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Softcat PLC (LON:SCT) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.80)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 426
Consensus Price Target History for Softcat PLC (LON:SCT)
Price Target History for Softcat PLC (LON:SCT)
Analysts' Ratings History for Softcat PLC (LON:SCT)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/23/2017Jefferies Group LLCUpgradeBuyGBX 345 -> GBX 565View Rating Details
8/29/2017Berenberg BankDowngradeHoldGBX 425View Rating Details
3/23/2017Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetBuyGBX 410 -> GBX 420View Rating Details
1/19/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 380View Rating Details
1/9/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 340View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/24/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Softcat PLC (LON:SCT)
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Earnings Estimates for Softcat PLC (LON:SCT)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $19.55 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Softcat PLC (LON SCT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
3/22/2017GBX 2.900.79%3/30/20173/30/20174/28/2017
10/19/2016GBX 17.805.36%11/17/201611/17/201612/16/2016
3/17/2016GBX 1.700.55%3/31/20163/31/20164/29/2016
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Softcat PLC (LON:SCT)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Softcat PLC (LON:SCT)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Softcat PLC (LON:SCT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/9/2017Graham CharltonInsiderBuy36GBX 414£149.04
9/7/2017Graham CharltonInsiderBuy38GBX 396£150.48
8/7/2017Graham CharltonInsiderBuy38GBX 396£150.48
7/20/2017Vinodka MurriaInsiderBuy259,230GBX 390£1,010,997
7/19/2017Vinodka MurriaInsiderBuy6,167GBX 392£24,174.64
7/7/2017Graham CharltonInsiderBuy40GBX 377£150.80
6/7/2017Graham CharltonInsiderBuy36GBX 416£149.76
5/8/2017Graham CharltonInsiderBuy35GBX 427£149.45
3/7/2017Graham CharltonInsiderBuy47GBX 322£151.34
2/7/2017Graham CharltonInsiderBuy47GBX 314£147.58
1/9/2017Graham CharltonInsiderBuy51GBX 294£149.94
12/7/2016Graham CharltonInsiderBuy52GBX 293£152.36
11/7/2016Graham CharltonInsiderBuy47GBX 319£149.93
10/7/2016Graham CharltonInsiderBuy48GBX 311£149.28
9/7/2016Charlton,GrahamInsiderBuy46GBX 325£149.50
8/8/2016Charlton,GrahamInsiderBuy43GBX 347£149.21
7/7/2016Charlton,GrahamInsiderBuy54GBX 280£151.20
6/7/2016Charlton,GrahamInsiderBuy40GBX 371£148.40
5/11/2016Charlton,GrahamInsiderBuy48GBX 315£151.20
3/7/2016Charlton,GrahamInsiderBuy528GBX 340£1,795.20
11/19/2015Hellawell,MartinInsiderSell1,522,932GBX 240£3,655,036.80
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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Softcat PLC (SCT) Chart for Tuesday, October, 24, 2017

This page was last updated on 10/24/2017 by Staff

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