Stagecoach Group plc Company Profile (LON:SGC)

About Stagecoach Group plc (LON:SGC)

Stagecoach Group plc logoStagecoach Group plc is a United Kingdom-based transport company. The Company is engaged in the sale and operation of passenger transport. The Company operates in five segments: UK Bus (regional operations), megabus Europe, UK Bus (London), North America and UK Rail. UK Bus (regional operations) connects communities in over 100 towns and cities across the United Kingdom on bus networks stretching from the Highlands of Scotland to south west England. megabus Europe operates inter-city coach services within mainland Europe and between the United Kingdom and mainland Europe. UK Bus (London) operates from approximately nine depots and has a fleet of over 1,300 buses serving routes in and around east and south-east London. North America provides bus and coach transport services in the United States and Canada. The UK Rail segment provides rail operations in the United Kingdom. It provides inter-city train services between London, Edinburgh, Newcastle, Leeds and York.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrials
  • Industry: Commuting Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:SGC
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: £928.14 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 573,632,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 163.08
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 188.72
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 150.80 - GBX 227.29
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 29.42
  • P/E Growth: -1.40
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £3.94 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.24
  • Book Value: GBX 0.14 per share
  • Price / Book: 11.56
  • Dividend Yield: 7.5%
  • EBITDA: £217.1 million
  • Net Margins: -2.82%
  • Return on Equity: -70.80%
  • Return on Assets: -4.65%
  • Average Volume: 1.81 million shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Stagecoach Group plc (LON:SGC)

What is Stagecoach Group plc's stock symbol?

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

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

Stagecoach Group plc announced a dividend on Wednesday, June 28th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 31st will be paid a dividend of GBX 8.10 per share on Wednesday, October 4th. This represents a dividend yield of 4.24%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 31st. This is an increase from Stagecoach Group plc's previous dividend of $3.80. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Stagecoach Group plc's Dividend History.

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

9 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for Stagecoach Group plc's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 131 to GBX 225. On average, they expect Stagecoach Group plc's stock price to reach GBX 184.14 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Stagecoach Group plc.

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

Who are Stagecoach Group plc's key executives?

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

  • Brian Souter, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Martin Andrew Griffiths, Chief Executive, Executive Director
  • William Elliott Whitehorn, Senior Non-Executive Independent Deputy Chairman of the Board
  • Ross Paterson, Finance Director, Executive Director
  • Mike Vaux, Company Secretary
  • James Bilefield, Non-Executive Director
  • Ann Gloag OBE, Non-Executive Director
  • Ray O'Toole, Non-Executive Director
  • Julie Southern, Non-Executive Director
  • Karen Thomson, Non-Executive Director

How do I buy Stagecoach Group plc stock?

Shares of Stagecoach 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 Stagecoach Group plc's stock price today?

One share of Stagecoach Group plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 161.80.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Stagecoach Group plc (LON SGC)
Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  417 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  476 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  893
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Stagecoach 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 Stagecoach Group plc (LON:SGC) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 6 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.11)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 184.14
Consensus Price Target History for Stagecoach Group plc (LON:SGC)
Price Target History for Stagecoach Group plc (LON:SGC)
Analysts' Ratings History for Stagecoach Group plc (LON:SGC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/13/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoLower Price TargetUnderweightGBX 149 -> GBX 131View Rating Details
10/5/2017Liberum CapitalBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 155 -> GBX 170View Rating Details
9/28/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
9/20/2017HSBC Holdings plcUpgradeHoldGBX 160View Rating Details
7/24/2017Jefferies Group LLCLower Price TargetHoldGBX 230 -> GBX 190View Rating Details
7/5/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperformGBX 220 -> GBX 225View Rating Details
6/29/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual weightGBX 195View Rating Details
6/28/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHoldGBX 218View Rating Details
2/21/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
10/4/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
9/29/2016InvestecUpgradeHoldGBX 230 -> GBX 220View Rating Details
6/27/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 280View Rating Details
2/29/2016NomuraReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
12/15/2015Panmure GordonLower Price TargetHoldGBX 370 -> GBX 330View Rating Details
12/9/2015Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverwt/In-LineGBX 440View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Stagecoach Group plc (LON:SGC)
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Earnings Estimates for Stagecoach Group plc (LON:SGC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $20.26 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Stagecoach Group plc (LON SGC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
6/28/2017GBX 8.104.24%8/31/20178/31/201710/4/2017
12/7/2016GBX 3.801.8%2/9/20172/9/20173/8/2017
6/29/2016GBX 7.903.48%9/1/20169/1/201610/5/2016
12/9/2015GBX 3.501.15%2/4/20162/4/20163/2/2016
6/24/2015GBX 7.301.75%8/27/20158/27/20159/30/2015
12/10/2014GBX 3.200.84%2/5/20152/5/20153/4/2015
6/25/2014GBX 6.601.75%8/27/20148/27/201410/1/2014
12/11/2013GBX 2.900.78%2/5/20142/5/20143/5/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Stagecoach Group plc (LON:SGC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Stagecoach Group plc (LON:SGC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Stagecoach Group plc (LON:SGC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/3/2017Ross PatersonInsiderBuy86GBX 175£150.50
9/1/2017Ross PatersonInsiderBuy89GBX 168£149.52
8/2/2017Ross PatersonInsiderBuy83GBX 181£150.23
7/6/2017Ross PatersonInsiderBuy78GBX 191£148.98
6/29/2017Ross PatersonInsiderBuy15,000GBX 186£27,900
6/28/2017Martin Andrew GriffithsInsiderBuy15,000GBX 192£28,800
6/2/2017Ross PatersonInsiderBuy71GBX 213£151.23
5/2/2017Martin Andrew GriffithsInsiderBuy72GBX 208£149.76
4/4/2017Ross PatersonInsiderBuy72GBX 207£149.04
3/3/2017Ross PatersonInsiderBuy73GBX 207£151.11
1/10/2017Martin Andrew GriffithsInsiderBuy71GBX 211£149.81
1/3/2017Ross PatersonInsiderBuy68GBX 218£148.24
12/1/2016Ross PatersonInsiderBuy73GBX 206£150.38
11/2/2016Ross PatersonInsiderBuy75GBX 199£149.25
10/3/2016Ross PatersonInsiderBuy71GBX 212£150.52
9/1/2016Griffiths,Martin AndrewInsiderBuy67GBX 222£148.74
8/1/2016Paterson,RossInsiderBuy74GBX 203£150.22
7/1/2016Griffiths,Martin AndrewInsiderBuy20,000GBX 209£41,800
6/29/2016Griffiths,Martin AndrewInsiderSell37,300GBX 224£83,552
6/1/2016Paterson,RossInsiderBuy58GBX 257£149.06
5/4/2016Paterson,RossInsiderBuy59GBX 256£151.04
4/1/2016Paterson,RossInsiderBuy60GBX 251£150.60
2/29/2016Paterson,RossInsiderBuy55GBX 274£150.70
2/1/2016Paterson,RossInsiderBuy54GBX 277£149.58
1/4/2016Paterson,RossInsiderBuy51GBX 293£149.43
12/1/2015Griffiths,Martin AndrewInsiderBuy42GBX 361£151.62
11/3/2015Paterson,RossInsiderBuy42GBX 354£148.68
11/2/2015Paterson,RossInsiderBuy42GBX 354£148.68
10/1/2015Griffiths,Martin AndrewInsiderBuy44GBX 339£149.16
9/2/2015Paterson,RossInsiderBuy42GBX 363£152.46
8/4/2015Paterson,RossInsiderBuy38GBX 390£148.20
7/2/2015Griffiths,Martin AndrewInsiderBuy37GBX 4.02GBX 148.74
7/1/2015Griffiths,Martin AndrewInsiderSell76,483GBX 4.07£3,112.86
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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Stagecoach Group plc (SGC) Chart for Sunday, October, 22, 2017

This page was last updated on 10/22/2017 by Staff

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