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 megabus.com 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: www.stagecoach.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £1.03 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 573,632,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 193.32
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 206.37
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 175.50 - GBX 232.93
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 32.58
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £3.94 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.26
  • Book Value: GBX 0.14 per share
  • Price / Book: 12.86
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £217.1 million
  • Net Margins: -2.82%
  • Return on Equity: -70.80%
  • Return on Assets: -4.65%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 1.63 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. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 31st will be paid a dividend of GBX 8.10 per share on Wednesday, October 4th. This represents a yield of 4.24%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 31st. This is a positive change from Stagecoach Group plc's previous dividend of $3.80. The official announcement can be seen 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?

11 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Stagecoach Group plc's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 149 to GBX 250. On average, they anticipate Stagecoach Group plc's share price to reach GBX 195.78 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 180.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Stagecoach Group plc (LON SGC)
Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  388 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  447 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  835
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: 3 Sell Ratings, 5 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 195.78

Analysts' Ratings History for Stagecoach Group plc (LON:SGC)
Show:
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/24/2017Jefferies Group LLCLower Price TargetHoldGBX 230 -> GBX 190View Rating Details
7/13/2017HSBC Holdings plcLower Price TargetReduceGBX 200 -> GBX 160View Rating Details
7/7/2017Shore CapitalDowngradeHoldView Rating Details
7/5/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperformGBX 220 -> GBX 225View Rating Details
7/4/2017Liberum CapitalLower Price TargetSellGBX 185 -> GBX 155View Rating Details
6/29/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoLower Price TargetUnderweightGBX 166 -> GBX 149View 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 7/27/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Stagecoach Group plc (LON:SGC)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Stagecoach Group plc (LON:SGC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $24.55 EPS

Dividends

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
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)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Stagecoach Group plc (LON:SGC)
Latest Headlines for Stagecoach Group plc (LON:SGC)
Source:
DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoStagecoach Group plc (SGC) Price Target Lowered to GBX 190 at Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 24 at 2:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoStagecoach Group Plc :SGC-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended April 30, 2017 : July 20, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 21 at 7:01 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoStagecoach Group plc (LON:SGC) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 17 at 6:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStagecoach Group plc (SGC) PT Lowered to GBX 160
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 13 at 6:58 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoStagecoach Group plc (LON:SGC) Price Target Raised to GBX 225
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 9 at 6:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStagecoach Group plc (LON:SGC) Lowered to Hold at Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 8 at 8:38 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoStagecoach Group plc (SGC) Insider Ross Paterson Buys 78 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 7 at 1:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Stagecoach wins £2.5m compensation from overdue tram-train line
finance.yahoo.com - July 4 at 7:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoStagecoach Group plc (LON:SGC) Given "Equal weight" Rating at Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 2 at 9:36 AM
globenewswire.com logoTransaction in Own Shares - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - June 30 at 6:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoss Paterson Acquires 15,000 Shares of Stagecoach Group plc (SGC) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 29 at 1:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStagecoach Group plc (SGC) PT Lowered to GBX 149 at J P Morgan Chase & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 29 at 12:48 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMartin Andrew Griffiths Purchases 15,000 Shares of Stagecoach Group plc (SGC) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 29 at 7:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoStagecoach Group plc (SGC) Increases Dividend to GBX 8.10 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 28 at 4:34 PM
marketwatch.com logoStagecoach profit drops 15% - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - June 28 at 3:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStagecoach Group plc (SGC) Receives "Hold" Rating from Canaccord Genuity
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 28 at 8:58 AM
rttnews.com logoStagecoach FY Profit Declines; 2017/18 EPS Outlook Broadly Unchanged
www.rttnews.com - June 28 at 8:18 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoU.K. Terror Attacks Weighing on Train Travel, Stagecoach Says
finance.yahoo.com - June 28 at 8:18 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoStagecoach Group plc (SGC) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 20 at 7:03 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoStagecoach Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SGC-GB : June 16, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 16 at 4:11 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoStagecoach Group Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:SGC) : June 8, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 8 at 10:04 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoStagecoach Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SGC-GB : June 6, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 6 at 10:17 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: Stagecoach Group plc (SGC) Insider Buys 71 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 6 at 7:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoStagecoach Group plc (SGC) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 26 at 6:47 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStagecoach Group plc (SGC) Earns "Sell" Rating from Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 14 at 10:54 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoStagecoach Group plc (SGC) Insider Martin Andrew Griffiths Buys 72 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 6 at 1:02 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: Stagecoach Group plc (SGC) Insider Acquires 72 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 7:06 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoStagecoach Group plc (SGC) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 9:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoStagecoach Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SGC-GB : May 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 1 at 8:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoStagecoach Group plc (SGC) Downgraded by HSBC Holdings plc
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 6:38 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] France's SNCF joins bidding for UK's HS2 rail line
finance.yahoo.com - April 26 at 9:19 PM
nasdaq.com logoStagecoach, Virgin Join SNCF For West Coast Partnership Rail Franchise Bid
www.nasdaq.com - April 26 at 9:23 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoStagecoach Group Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:SGC) : April 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 13 at 7:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoStagecoach Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SGC-GB : April 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 12 at 1:13 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoStagecoach Group Plc : Overvalued relative to peers, but may deserve another look
finance.yahoo.com - April 11 at 7:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStagecoach Group plc (SGC) Receives Hold Rating from Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 9 at 3:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStagecoach Group plc (SGC) Downgraded by Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 8 at 10:54 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoStagecoach Group plc (SGC) Insider Ross Paterson Purchases 72 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 6 at 1:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJPMorgan Chase & Co. Boosts Stagecoach Group plc (SGC) Price Target to GBX 166
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 2:42 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoStagecoach Group plc's (SGC) "Hold" Rating Reiterated at Canaccord Genuity
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 2:42 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoShore Capital Reaffirms Buy Rating for Stagecoach Group plc (SGC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 4 at 2:55 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoStagecoach Group plc (SGC) Earns "Hold" Rating from Canaccord Genuity
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 30 at 11:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoStagecoach Group plc (SGC) Earns "Hold" Rating from Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 29 at 10:55 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStagecoach Group plc's (SGC) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 29 at 12:58 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoAre my income giants about to cut their 6% dividends?
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 29 at 8:22 AM
rttnews.com logoStagecoach Unsuccessful In Bid For South Western Rail Franchise - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - March 27 at 9:13 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoStagecoach Group plc (SGC) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 26 at 3:34 PM
globenewswire.com logoDirector Declaration - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - March 25 at 8:14 AM
nasdaq.com logoStagecoach Group Sells Interest In Twin America JV
www.nasdaq.com - February 16 at 7:30 PM
rttnews.com logoStagecoach Group Sells Interest In Twin America JV - RTT News
www.rttnews.com - February 15 at 5:01 AM

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