Sky Plc Company Profile (LON:SKY)

About Sky Plc

Sky Plc logoSky plc is an entertainment and communications company. The Company is engaged in operation of pay television broadcasting and home communications services, including provision of broadband and telephone operations. It operates through three segments: UK and Ireland, which includes activities and operations of the pay television, home communications and adjacent businesses in the United Kingdom and Ireland; Germany and Austria, which includes activities and operations of the pay television and adjacent businesses in Germany and Austria, and Italy, which includes activities and operations of the pay television and adjacent businesses in Italy. It provides its customers with television experience, including live sporting events, drama, shows from the United States. Its products include Sky TV, streaming services, NOW TV, Sky Online, and broadband, talk and line rental services. Its brands include skyATLANTIC, skyTG24, skySPORTS, skyCINEMA, skyNEWS, skyARTS, skyLIVING and sky1.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: SKY
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $12.46
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $998.09
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $896.53
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 560 - GBX 1,069
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 27.34
  • P/E Growth: 2.59
  • Market Cap: $17.06B
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,709,000,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Sky Plc (LON:SKY) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 11 Hold Ratings, 11 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.43)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,100.86

Analysts' Ratings History for Sky Plc (LON:SKY)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/6/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,100View Rating Details
1/27/2017Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
1/26/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,075View Rating Details
1/26/2017AlphaValueReiterated RatingReduceGBX 1,040View Rating Details
1/26/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,060View Rating Details
1/26/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
1/16/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,075View Rating Details
1/11/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,075View Rating Details
1/5/2017InvestecReiterated RatingHoldGBX 800 -> GBX 1,075View Rating Details
12/13/2016HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,075View Rating Details
12/12/2016Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,125View Rating Details
12/12/2016Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,250View Rating Details
12/1/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
12/1/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
11/30/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
11/30/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 1,050View Rating Details
11/29/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 1,000View Rating Details
10/21/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,320View Rating Details
10/14/2016Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetBuyGBX 1,425 -> GBX 1,380View Rating Details
10/10/2016Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 895 -> GBX 915View Rating Details
9/27/2016Kepler Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,100View Rating Details
9/15/2016Haitong BankReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 875View Rating Details
3/21/2016NomuraReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,400View Rating Details
1/11/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingMarket PerformGBX 975View Rating Details
11/2/2015Westhouse SecuritiesReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 930View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/25/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Sky Plc (LON:SKY)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Sky Plc (LON:SKY)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $56.93 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Sky Plc (LON:SKY)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
7/28/2016GBX 20.952.32%10/6/201610/6/201610/28/2016
1/29/2016GBX 12.551.16%3/24/20163/24/20164/21/2016
7/29/2015GBX 20.501.81%10/22/201510/22/201511/20/2015
2/4/2015GBX 12.301.27%3/26/20153/26/20154/21/2015
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Sky Plc (LON:SKY)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
1/27/2017Andrew (Andy) SukawatyInsiderBuy96GBX 1,005£964.80
12/21/2016Matthieu PigasseInsiderBuy101GBX 986£995.86
11/25/2016Andrew (Andy) SukawatyInsiderBuy126GBX 761£958.86
10/27/2016Martin J GilbertInsiderBuy127GBX 799£1,014.73
10/24/2016Adine GrateInsiderBuy20,200GBX 816£164,832
9/27/2016Dave LewisInsiderBuy337GBX 842£2,837.54
8/30/2016Darroch,JeremyInsiderBuy61,793GBX 864£533,891.52
8/26/2016Sukawaty,Andrew (Andy)InsiderBuy114GBX 870£991.80
7/27/2016Lewis,DaveInsiderBuy312GBX 888£2,770.56
6/27/2016Lewis,DaveInsiderBuy336GBX 824£2,768.64
5/27/2016Clarke,Tracy JayneInsiderBuy62GBX 969£600.78
4/26/2016Clarke,Tracy JayneInsiderBuy102GBX 969£988.38
3/24/2016Clarke,Tracy JayneInsiderBuy60GBX 1,021£612.60
2/26/2016Sukawaty,Andrew (Andy)InsiderBuy84GBX 1,038£871.92
1/27/2016Lewis,DaveInsiderBuy289GBX 1,047£3,025.83
12/23/2015Lewis,DaveInsiderBuy274GBX 1,105£3,027.70
11/27/2015Sukawaty,Andrew (Andy)InsiderBuy116GBX 1,117£1,295.72
10/27/2015Lewis,DaveInsiderBuy275GBX 1,099£3,022.25
9/25/2015Clarke,Tracy JayneInsiderBuy59GBX 1,038£612.42
8/28/2015Griffith,AndrewInsiderBuy23,519GBX 104£24,459.76
8/27/2015Clarke,Tracy JayneInsiderBuy60GBX 1,036£621.60
7/30/2015Griffith,AndrewInsiderSell595,200GBX 1,150£6,844,800
7/27/2015Clarke,Tracy JayneInsiderBuy53GBX 1,120£593.60
6/26/2015Clarke,Tracy JayneInsiderBuy56GBX 10.62GBX 594.72
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Sky Plc (LON:SKY)
DateHeadline
News IconHSBC and Rio Tinto chairs get call to replace BT's Rake - Sky News - Sky News (LON:SKY)
news.sky.com - February 25 at 3:06 AM
lse.co.uk logoForm 8.5 (EPT/RI) Sky Plc - Amendment - London South East (registration) (blog) (LON:SKY)
www.lse.co.uk - February 25 at 3:06 AM
News IconForm 8.5 (EPT/RI) Sky Plc (LON:SKY)
www.newsoneplace.com - February 24 at 10:05 PM
rttnews.com logoNew Zealand Commerce Commission Declines To Clear Vodafone-Sky Merger (LON:SKY)
www.rttnews.com - February 23 at 8:02 PM
News IconTicker Scope: Watching Shares of Sky plc (LSE:SKY) - Benton Bulletin (LON:SKY)
bentonbulletin.com - February 23 at 1:03 AM
News IconCommerce Commission declines to clear Sky/Vodafone merger (LON:SKY)
www.voxy.co.nz - February 22 at 8:02 PM
News IconVodafone disappointed proposed merger declined (LON:SKY)
business.scoop.co.nz - February 22 at 8:02 PM
News IconFirms need 'five year' Brexit transition period, manufacturers say (LON:SKY)
news.sky.com - February 22 at 8:02 PM
4-traders.com logoBarclays : Form 8.5 - SKY PLC (LON:SKY)
www.4-traders.com - February 22 at 8:02 PM
businesswire.com logoForm 8.5 - SKY PLC - Business Wire (press release) (LON:SKY)
www.businesswire.com - February 22 at 9:56 AM
News IconStock in Focus: Sky plc (LSE:SKY) - Baldwin Journal (LON:SKY)
baldwinjournal.com - February 22 at 9:56 AM
morningstar.co.uk logoPRESS: Anglo American Executives Could Forfeit Share Awards - Sky (LON:SKY)
www.morningstar.co.uk - February 21 at 5:02 PM
News Icon5 indicted in Malin sky bar assault (LON:SKY)
www.bangkokpost.com - February 19 at 8:54 AM
lse.co.uk logoForm 8.5 (EPT/RI) Sky Plc - Amendment - Regulatory News, RNS ... - London South East (registration) (blog) (LON:SKY)
www.lse.co.uk - February 17 at 7:33 PM
ft.com logo[$$] Dealmaking rattles Unilever bonds (LON:SKY)
www.ft.com - February 17 at 7:33 PM
finanznachrichten.de logoHBK Investments LP - Form 8.3 - Sky Plc (LON:SKY)
www.finanznachrichten.de - February 16 at 7:36 PM
4-traders.com logoSKY : US Hedge Funds Make Bets That Fox's Sky Bid Will Succeed (LON:SKY)
www.4-traders.com - February 14 at 6:23 AM
News IconHedge funds bank on Sky takeover bid success - City A.M. (LON:SKY)
www.cityam.com - February 12 at 7:46 PM
finanznachrichten.de logoNorges Bank - Form 8.3 - Sky PLC (LON:SKY)
www.finanznachrichten.de - February 11 at 7:55 PM
bloomberg.com logoU.K. Lawmaker Pulls Fox-Sky Proposal in Bid to Secure Support (LON:SKY)
www.bloomberg.com - February 10 at 3:54 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoForm 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) - SKY PLC (LON:SKY)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 10 at 3:53 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoForm 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) - SKY PLC - Amendment (LON:SKY)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 3:55 AM
finanznachrichten.de logoPentwater Capital Management LP - Form 8.3 - Sky Plc (LON:SKY)
www.finanznachrichten.de - February 6 at 7:58 PM
lse.co.uk logoForm 8.5 (EPT/RI) - Replacement Sky Plc - London South East (registration) (blog) (LON:SKY)
www.lse.co.uk - February 6 at 8:23 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoForm 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) SKY PLC (LON:SKY)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 6 at 8:23 AM
lse.co.uk logoForm 8.5 (EPT/RI) - Sky Plc - London South East (registration) (blog) (LON:SKY)
www.lse.co.uk - February 4 at 1:37 AM
businesswire.com logoBARCLAYS PLC UK Regulatory Announcement: Form 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) - SKY PLC - BCSL - Business Wire (press release) (LON:SKY)
www.businesswire.com - February 4 at 1:37 AM
4-traders.com logoSKY : HBK Investments LP - Form 8.3 - Sky PLC (LON:SKY)
www.4-traders.com - February 3 at 4:58 AM
bloomberg.com logoU.K. Plc Keeps Calm and Carries on Post-Brexit Acquisition Binge (LON:SKY)
www.bloomberg.com - February 3 at 4:58 AM
lse.co.uk logoForm 8.5 (EPT/RI) - Replacement of Sky plc - London South East (registration) (blog) (LON:SKY)
www.lse.co.uk - February 3 at 4:58 AM
lse.co.uk logoForm 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) SKY PLC - AMENDMENT - Regulatory ... - London South East (registration) (blog) (LON:SKY)
www.lse.co.uk - February 3 at 4:58 AM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Sky Plc : February 2, 2017 (LON:SKY)
www.capitalcube.com - February 3 at 4:58 AM
News IconA.G. Barr plc 26.7% Potential Upside Indicated by Investec (LON:SKY)
diy-home-garden.com - February 2 at 2:35 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoForm 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) SKY PLC - AMENDMENT (LON:SKY)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 2 at 2:35 AM
bloomberg.com logoDiscovery Averts Cable-TV Blackout in Last-Minute Deal With Sky (LON:SKY)
www.bloomberg.com - February 1 at 5:03 AM
lse.co.uk logoForm 8.5 (EPT/RI) - Sky PLC Amendment - London South East (registration) (blog) (LON:SKY)
www.lse.co.uk - January 30 at 9:38 PM
4-traders.com logoBarclays : *BERENBERG CUTS BARCLAYS TO 'SELL' (HOLD) - PRICE TARGET 200 (170) PENCE (LON:SKY)
www.4-traders.com - January 30 at 1:47 AM
lse.co.uk logoForm 8 (DD) - Sky plc - London South East (registration) (blog) (LON:SKY)
www.lse.co.uk - January 29 at 1:00 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoForm 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) - SKY PLC - Yahoo Finance UK (LON:SKY)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 28 at 7:59 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoBig hike in Premier League football costs weighs on Sky's first-half profits, but revenues and subscribers rise - Proactive Investors UK (LON:SKY)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - January 28 at 7:59 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoIs Sky plc flying high after H1 results or should you tune into BT Group plc? - Yahoo Finance UK (LON:SKY)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 28 at 7:59 PM
seekingalpha.com logoSky Plc ADR 2017 Q2 - Results - Earnings Call Slides (LON:SKY)
seekingalpha.com - January 28 at 6:37 AM
seekingalpha.com logoSky PLC's (SKYAY) CEO Jeremy Darroch on Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha (LON:SKY)
seekingalpha.com - January 27 at 3:26 AM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoBeaufort Securities Breakfast Alert: ANGLE plc, Rosslyn Data Technologies PLC, Sky Plc, Unilever - Proactive Investors UK (LON:SKY)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - January 27 at 3:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of SKY.L earnings conference call or presentation 26-Jan-17 3:00pm GMT (LON:SKY)
finance.yahoo.com - January 27 at 3:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of SKY.L earnings conference call or presentation 26-Jan-17 9:00am GMT (LON:SKY)
finance.yahoo.com - January 27 at 3:26 AM
businesswire.com logoINVESCO Limited UK Regulatory Announcement: Form 8.3 - Amendment to 8.3 Sky Plc 230117 - Business Wire (press release) (LON:SKY)
www.businesswire.com - January 26 at 5:20 AM
lse.co.uk logoForm 8.3 - Sky Plc - Regulatory News, RNS - London South East - London South East (registration) (blog) (LON:SKY)
www.lse.co.uk - January 26 at 5:20 AM
News IconWhat To Expect From Sky plc's (LSE:SKY) Earnings In Next 12 ... - Simply Wall St (LON:SKY)
simplywall.st - January 26 at 5:20 AM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoSky Plc, Unilever Plc and Diageo Plc all on the agenda for a busy ... - Proactive Investors UK (LON:SKY)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - January 26 at 5:20 AM

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What is Sky Plc's stock symbol?

Sky Plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "SKY."

How often does Sky Plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Sky Plc?

Sky Plc declared a dividend on Thursday, July 28th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, October 6th will be given a dividend of GBX 20.95 per share on Friday, October 28th. This represents a yield of 2.32%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 6th. This is an increase from Sky Plc's previous dividend of $12.55. The official announcement can be accessed at this link.

Where is Sky Plc's stock going? Where will Sky Plc's stock price be in 2017?

23 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Sky Plc's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 865 to GBX 1,400. On average, they anticipate Sky Plc's share price to reach GBX 1,100.86 in the next twelve months.

When will Sky Plc announce their earnings?

Sky Plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, April, 17th 2017.

How do I buy Sky Plc stock?

Shares of Sky 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.

How much does a share of Sky Plc stock cost?

One share of Sky Plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 998.


Last Updated on 2/25/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff