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: £801.52 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 196,886,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 400.39
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 399.04
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 281.08 - GBX 460
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 20.71
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £757.21 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.06
  • Book Value: GBX 0.35 per share
  • Price / Book: 11.63
  • EBIDTA: £44.77 million
  • Net Margins: 4.42%
  • Return on Equity: 42.51%
  • Return on Assets: 15.95%
  • Average Volume: 198,068 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. Investors of record on Thursday, March 30th will be given a dividend of GBX 2.90 per share on Friday, April 28th. This represents a yield of 0.79%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 30th. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Softcat PLC's Dividend History.

When will Softcat PLC make its next earnings announcement?

Softcat PLC is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October, 17th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Softcat PLC.

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

5 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Softcat PLC's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 340 to GBX 425. On average, they expect Softcat PLC's share price to reach GBX 382 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 407.10.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Softcat PLC (LON SCT)
Community Ranking:  3.4 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  88 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  43 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  131
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Softcat 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 Softcat PLC (LON:SCT) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.60)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 382

Analysts' Ratings History for Softcat PLC (LON:SCT)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
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
11/1/2016Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHoldGBX 345View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/20/2015 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
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)


Headline Trends for Softcat PLC (LON:SCT)
Latest Headlines for Softcat PLC (LON:SCT)
DateHeadline logoGraham Charlton Acquires 38 Shares of Softcat PLC (SCT) Stock - September 12 at 10:26 AM logoGraham Charlton Purchases 38 Shares of Softcat PLC (SCT) Stock - August 10 at 4:48 PM logoInsider Buying: Softcat PLC (LON:SCT) Insider Buys 259,230 Shares of Stock - July 25 at 1:17 PM logoSoftcat PLC (SCT) Insider Acquires £24,174.64 in Stock - July 25 at 1:17 PM logoGraham Charlton Acquires 40 Shares of Softcat PLC (SCT) Stock - July 11 at 1:48 PM logoSoftcat PLC (SCT) Insider Purchases £149.76 in Stock - June 9 at 7:06 AM logoSoftcat Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SCT-GB : June 6, 2017 - June 6 at 10:13 PM logoSoftcat Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:SCT) : May 30, 2017 - May 30 at 7:26 PM logoSoftcat Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SCT-GB : May 26, 2017 - May 26 at 6:47 AM logoSoftcat PLC (SCT) Insider Acquires £149.45 in Stock - May 11 at 10:40 AM logoCredit Suisse Group AG Reiterates Outperform Rating for Softcat PLC (SCT) - April 15 at 10:32 PM logoSoftcat Plc : SCT-GB: Dividend Analysis : March 31st, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 4, 2017 - April 7 at 12:29 PM logoSoftcat PLC (SCT) Price Target Raised to GBX 420 - March 23 at 11:21 PM logoSoftcat PLC (SCT) Plans GBX 2.90 Dividend - March 22 at 4:38 PM logoHalf Year 2017 Softcat PLC Earnings Release - Time Not Supplied - March 22 at 8:28 AM logoSoftcat PLC (SCT) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Wednesday - March 21 at 2:36 AM logo[$$] Rally of S&P 500 lacking exuberance is positive sign - June 7 at 8:00 AM logoFTSE 250 movers: Phoenix Group firms on AXA Wealth deal - May 27 at 12:35 PM logoBroker tips: M&S, Capita, Softcat - May 27 at 7:13 AM logoBerenberg starts Softcat at 'buy' - May 27 at 6:05 AM logoSoftcat sees strong fully year after Q3 revenue growth - May 24 at 3:16 AM logoDirector dealing: Prudential and BHP veterans snap up shares - Yahoo Finance UK - May 5 at 9:46 AM logoFriday preview: RBS to report first quarter loss, analysts estimate - April 28 at 10:56 AM logoLondon open: Stocks fall ahead of UK inflation figures - April 12 at 9:11 AM logoThursday preview: UK GDP, Eurozone inflation, US initial jobless claims - March 30 at 11:53 AM logoWeek ahead: US jobs report, global manufacturing PMIs in focus - March 24 at 3:42 PM logoSoftcat profit slips but full year expectations reaffirmed - March 17 at 5:12 AM


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Softcat PLC (SCT) Chart for Wednesday, September, 20, 2017

This page was last updated on 9/20/2017 by Staff