SOCO International plc Company Profile (LON:SIA)

About SOCO International plc (LON:SIA)

SOCO International plc logoSOCO International plc (SOCO) is an oil and gas exploration and production company. The Company's segments include South East Asia and Africa. It has field development and production interests in Vietnam, and exploration and appraisal interests in the Republic of Congo (Brazzaville) and Angola. In Vietnam, SOCO's Block 16-1 and Block 9-2 include the Te Giac Trang and Ca Ngu Vang Fields, which are located in shallow water in the Cuu Long Basin, near the Bach Ho Field. SOCO holds working interest in Block 16-1 and Block 9-2 through its subsidiaries, SOCO Vietnam Ltd and OPECO Vietnam Limited. SOCO holds its interests in the Marine XI Block, located offshore Congo (Brazzaville) in the shallow water Lower Congo Basin, through its subsidiary, SOCO EPC. SOCO holds working interest in the Mer Profonde Sud Block, offshore Congo (Brazzaville) through its subsidiary, SOCO Congo BEX Limited. SOCO's subsidiary, SOCO Cabinda Limited, holds participation interests in the Cabinda North Block.

Industry, Sector and Symbol: Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £369.37 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 329,799,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 117.98
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 125.87
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 111.25 - GBX 162
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £142.4 million
  • Price / Sales: 2.59
  • Book Value: GBX 2.52 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.44
  • Dividend Yield: 8.2%
  • EBITDA: £83.2 million
  • Net Margins: -9.05%
  • Return on Equity: -1.59%
  • Return on Assets: -1.22%
  • Average Volume: 190,444 shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for SOCO International plc (LON:SIA)

What is SOCO International plc's stock symbol?

SOCO International plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "SIA."

How often does SOCO International plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for SOCO International plc?

SOCO International plc declared a dividend on Thursday, March 23rd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 25th will be given a dividend of GBX 5 per share on Friday, June 16th. This represents a dividend yield of 3.78%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 25th. This is an increase from SOCO International plc's previous dividend of $2.00. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View SOCO International plc's Dividend History.

Where is SOCO International plc's stock going? Where will SOCO International plc's stock price be in 2017?

6 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for SOCO International plc's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 99 to GBX 150. On average, they anticipate SOCO International plc's share price to reach GBX 135 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for SOCO International plc.

Who are some of SOCO International plc's key competitors?

Who are SOCO International plc's key executives?

SOCO International plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Edward T. Story Jr., President, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Roger D. Cagle, Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director
  • Cynthia Beach Cagle, Vice President - Accounting, Executive Director, Company Secretary
  • Rui C. de Sousa, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Olivier M. G. Barbaroux, Non-Executive Director
  • Ettore P. M. Contini, Non-Executive Director
  • Antonio Monteiro, Non-Executive Director
  • Robert Gray, Senior Independent Non-Executive Director

How do I buy SOCO International plc stock?

Shares of SOCO International 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 SOCO International plc's stock price today?

One share of SOCO International plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 112.

MarketBeat Community Rating for SOCO International plc (LON SIA)
Community Ranking:  1.4 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  200 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  535 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  735
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about SOCO International 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 SOCO International plc (LON:SIA) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Ratings, 1 Hold Rating, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.83)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 135
Consensus Price Target History for SOCO International plc (LON:SIA)
Price Target History for SOCO International plc (LON:SIA)
Analysts' Ratings History for SOCO International plc (LON:SIA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/4/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuyGBX 150View Rating Details
10/2/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 145View Rating Details
9/28/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingUnderweightView Rating Details
9/12/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 99View Rating Details
5/17/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoBoost Price TargetUnderweightGBX 138 -> GBX 141View Rating Details
3/24/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingHoldGBX 145View Rating Details
8/17/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector PerformerGBX 140 -> GBX 150View Rating Details
3/14/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingSellGBX 120View Rating Details
3/9/2016BNP ParibasReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 125View Rating Details
1/26/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket PerformGBX 140View Rating Details
1/8/2016InvestecLower Price TargetHoldGBX 190 -> GBX 145View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for SOCO International plc (LON:SIA)
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Earnings Estimates for SOCO International plc (LON:SIA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.00 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for SOCO International plc (LON SIA)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
3/23/2017GBX 53.78%5/25/20175/25/20176/16/2017
9/21/2016GBX 21.41%9/29/20169/29/201610/21/2016
3/17/2016GBX 21.24%5/26/20165/26/20166/17/2016
4/29/2015GBX 105.5%5/28/20155/28/20156/19/2015
8/28/2014GBX 225.16%9/23/20149/23/201410/10/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for SOCO International plc (LON:SIA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for SOCO International plc (LON:SIA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for SOCO International plc (LON:SIA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/28/2017Rui C De SousaInsiderBuy550,000GBX 118£649,000
6/30/2016Watts,Mike JInsiderBuy4,847GBX 143£6,931.21
3/31/2016Daryabegui,MarianneInsiderBuy6,525GBX 161£10,505.25
12/30/2015Watts,Mike JInsiderBuy4,426GBX 157£6,948.82
11/18/2015De Sousa,Rui CInsiderBuy200,000GBX 150£300,000
10/2/2015Daryabegui,MarianneInsiderBuy6,090GBX 163£9,926.70
7/1/2015Watts,Mike JInsiderBuy3,989GBX 1.75GBX 6,980.75
3/16/2015Ettore ContiniInsiderBuy377,609GBX 142.56£538,319.39
3/13/2015Rui C De SousaInsiderBuy50,000GBX 148.18£74,090
3/12/2015John C NortonInsiderBuy10,000GBX 180£18,000
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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

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