Sky Plc Stock Price, News & Analysis (LON:SKY)

GBX 940 37.00 (4.10 %)
(As of 11/18/2017 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 940
Today's RangeGBX 942.50 - GBX 916
52-Week RangeGBX 747.50 - GBX 1,050
Volume17.34 million shs
Average Volume4.31 million shs
Market Capitalization£15.52 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About Sky Plc (LON:SKY)

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:
  • Industry: Broadcasting
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Sector: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:SKY
  • Previous Symbol: LON:BSY
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: corporate.sky.com
Profitability:
  • Trailing EPS: GBX 0.40
  • Net Margins: 5.69%
  • Return on Equity: 20.30%
  • Return on Assets: 4.00%
Misc:
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,720,000,000
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Sky Plc (LON:SKY)

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 announced a dividend on Thursday, October 12th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, January 11th will be given a dividend of GBX 10 per share on Friday, February 9th. This represents a yield of 1.07%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 11th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Sky Plc's Dividend History.

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

19 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Sky Plc's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,000 to GBX 1,250. On average, they anticipate Sky Plc's share price to reach GBX 1,087.67 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Sky Plc.

Who are some of Sky Plc's key competitors?

Who are Sky Plc's key executives?

Sky Plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Jeremy Darroch, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director (Age 55)
  • Andrew Griffith, Chief Financial Officer, Group Chief Operating Officer, Executive Director (Age 46)
  • Carsten Schmidt, Chief Executive Officer - Sky Deutschland (Age 54)
  • Stephen van Rooyen, Chief Executive Officer, UK and Ireland
  • Andrea Zappia, Chief Executive Officer - Sky Italia
  • Didier Lebrat, Chief Technology Officer
  • James Conyers, Group General Counsel
  • Gary Davey, Managing Director - Content (Age 63)
  • Barney Francis, Managing Director - Sky Sports
  • Deborah Baker, Group Director for People

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.

What is Sky Plc's stock price today?

One share of Sky Plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 940.

How big of a company is Sky Plc?

Sky Plc has a market capitalization of £15.52 billion.

How can I contact Sky Plc?

Sky Plc's mailing address is Grant Way, ISLEWORTH, TW7 5QD, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-333-1000333.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Sky Plc (LON SKY)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  492 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  480 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  972
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Sky 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

Analysts' Consensus Rating for Sky Plc (LON:SKY)

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 7 Hold Ratings, 11 Buy Ratings, 0 Strong Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.53)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,087.67

Consensus Price Target History for Sky Plc (LON:SKY)

Price Target History for Sky Plc (LON:SKY)

Analysts' Ratings History for Sky Plc (LON:SKY)

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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
11/17/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,060View Rating Details
11/7/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
10/13/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,075View Rating Details
10/13/2017S&P GlobalSet Price TargetBuyGBX 1,075View Rating Details
9/13/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,160View Rating Details
7/27/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
7/10/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,075View Rating Details
6/12/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,100View Rating Details
1/27/2017Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
1/26/2017AlphaValueReiterated RatingReduceGBX 1,040View 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
12/16/2016S&P Global Inc.Set Price TargetNeutralGBX 1,075View Rating Details
12/12/2016Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,250View Rating Details
12/1/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
12/1/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
11/30/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 1,050View Rating Details
11/29/2016Morgan StanleySet Price TargetBuyGBX 1,000View Rating Details
10/21/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,320View Rating Details
10/14/2016Deutsche Bank AGSet Price TargetBuyGBX 1,380View Rating Details
9/27/2016Kepler Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,100View Rating Details
9/15/2016Haitong BankReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 875View Rating Details
6/30/2016Bank of America CorporationSet Price TargetSellGBX 700View Rating Details
3/21/2016NomuraReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,400View Rating Details
1/11/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingMarket PerformGBX 975View Rating Details
(Data available from 11/19/2015 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)

No earnings estimates for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Sky Plc (LON SKY)

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
10/12/2017GBX 101.07%1/11/20181/11/20182/9/2018
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
7/25/2014GBX 202.29%11/13/201411/13/201412/5/2014
1/30/2014GBX 121.36%3/26/20143/26/20144/22/2014
7/26/2013GBX 192.05%11/13/201311/13/201312/6/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Sky Plc (LON SKY)

Insider Trades by Quarter for Sky Plc (LON:SKY)

Insider Trades by Quarter for Sky Plc (LON SKY)

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/27/2017Andrew (Andy) SukawatyInsiderBuy113GBX 938£1,059.94
9/27/2017Matthieu PigasseInsiderBuy103GBX 915£942.45
9/1/2017Andrew Neal GriffithInsiderBuy25,135GBX 956£240,290.60
8/25/2017Matthieu PigasseInsiderBuy101GBX 952£961.52
7/28/2017Jeremy DarrochInsiderSell1,200,000GBX 967£11,604,000
7/27/2017Andrew (Andy) SukawatyInsiderBuy92GBX 966£888.72
6/27/2017Andrew (Andy) SukawatyInsiderBuy93GBX 969£901.17
5/26/2017Martin J GilbertInsiderBuy91GBX 1,001£910.91
4/27/2017Matthieu PigasseInsiderBuy257GBX 984£2,528.88
3/27/2017Andrew (Andy) SukawatyInsiderBuy98GBX 981£961.38
2/27/2017Tracy Jayne ClarkeInsiderBuy63GBX 998£628.74
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)

Source:
DateHeadline
Sky Plcs (SKY) Buy Rating Reiterated at Liberum CapitalSky Plc's (SKY) Buy Rating Reiterated at Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 18 at 2:50 PM
Comcast, Verizon Interest in Fox Sends Sky Stock Up - TheStreet.comComcast, Verizon Interest in Fox Sends Sky Stock Up - TheStreet.com
www.thestreet.com - November 17 at 8:01 AM
Murdoch Has His Pick of Suitors as He Ponders Foxs FateMurdoch Has His Pick of Suitors as He Ponders Fox's Fate
finance.yahoo.com - November 17 at 8:01 AM
Comcast, Verizon Interest in Fox Sends Sky Stock UpComcast, Verizon Interest in Fox Sends Sky Stock Up
finance.yahoo.com - November 17 at 8:01 AM
Form 8.5 (EPT/RI) - Sky PLC Amnendment - London South East (blog)Form 8.5 (EPT/RI) - Sky PLC Amnendment - London South East (blog)
www.lse.co.uk - November 16 at 10:56 PM
Comcast and Verizon Are Interested in Foxs Film, TV Assets - BloombergComcast and Verizon Are Interested in Fox's Film, TV Assets - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - November 16 at 10:55 PM
Amazon to Use Tennis to Plan Next Attack on Sports Broadcasters - BloombergAmazon to Use Tennis to Plan Next Attack on Sports Broadcasters - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - November 16 at 10:55 PM
Fox, Globo Among Broadcasters Linked to FIFA Corruption - BloombergFox, Globo Among Broadcasters Linked to FIFA Corruption - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - November 15 at 8:33 AM
Shareholders take aim at Murdochs with Fox voting rights push - ReutersShareholders take aim at Murdochs with Fox voting rights push - Reuters
www.reuters.com - November 15 at 8:33 AM
Sky Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SKY-GB : November 10, 2017Sky Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SKY-GB : November 10, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 10 at 11:51 AM
Sky investor Crispin Odey says he now opposes Fox takeoverSky investor Crispin Odey says he now opposes Fox takeover
www.reuters.com - November 9 at 6:33 PM
PRESS DIGEST- British Business - Nov 8 - Business InsiderPRESS DIGEST- British Business - Nov 8 - Business Insider
www.businessinsider.com - November 9 at 1:32 PM
Amazon Dips Into UK Soccer Market With Manchester City Series - BloombergAmazon Dips Into UK Soccer Market With Manchester City Series - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - November 9 at 1:32 PM
Form 8.5 (EPT/RI) -Sky PLC Amendment - London South East (blog)Form 8.5 (EPT/RI) -Sky PLC Amendment - London South East (blog)
www.lse.co.uk - November 9 at 1:32 PM
IQE plc isn’t the only stock that’s doubled its earnings in 5 yearsIQE plc isn’t the only stock that’s doubled its earnings in 5 years
www.fool.co.uk - November 7 at 10:20 AM
Sky Plc (SKY) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by AnalystsSky Plc (SKY) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 2 at 12:00 PM
Telit Cooperating With FCA But "Not Under Formal Investigation"Telit Cooperating With FCA But "Not Under Formal Investigation"
www.morningstar.co.uk - November 2 at 8:53 AM
ETFs with exposure to Sky Plc : October 31, 2017ETFs with exposure to Sky Plc : October 31, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 1 at 8:47 AM
Sky Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:SKY) : October 31, 2017Sky Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:SKY) : October 31, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 1 at 8:47 AM
WPP Lowers Revenue Forecast as Ad Industrys Woes ContinueWPP Lowers Revenue Forecast as Ad Industry's Woes Continue
www.bloomberg.com - October 31 at 9:34 AM
Sky Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SKY-GB : October 30, 2017Sky Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SKY-GB : October 30, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 30 at 7:07 AM
English Soccer Clubs Plan to Launch Breakaway ‘Premier League 2’English Soccer Clubs Plan to Launch Breakaway ‘Premier League 2’
finance.yahoo.com - October 28 at 5:41 AM
Sky Plc (SKY) Insider Andrew (Andy) Sukawaty Buys 113 SharesSky Plc (SKY) Insider Andrew (Andy) Sukawaty Buys 113 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 27 at 2:23 PM
Latest Fox Bombshell Drops Into Sky Deal Review at Crucial Time - BloombergLatest Fox Bombshell Drops Into Sky Deal Review at Crucial Time - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - October 25 at 10:46 AM
Germans Are Going Wild for a Show Set During the Dawn of the Nazis - BloombergGermans Are Going Wild for a Show Set During the Dawn of the Nazis - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - October 20 at 8:11 AM
[$$] Weimar-era blockbuster heralds new era for German TV[$$] Weimar-era blockbuster heralds new era for German TV
finance.yahoo.com - October 20 at 8:11 AM
Form 8.5 (EPT/RI) Sky Plc - London South East (blog)Form 8.5 (EPT/RI) Sky Plc - London South East (blog)
www.lse.co.uk - October 18 at 8:35 AM
Sky Plc (SKY) Upgraded at Liberum CapitalSky Plc (SKY) Upgraded at Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 15 at 11:26 AM
Sky Plc (SKY) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Credit Suisse GroupSky Plc (SKY) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Credit Suisse Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 13 at 2:32 PM
Edited Transcript of SKY.L earnings conference call or presentation 12-Oct-17 2:00pm GMTEdited Transcript of SKY.L earnings conference call or presentation 12-Oct-17 2:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - October 13 at 2:17 AM
Premier League Viewing Recovers While Facebook and Amazon Loom - BloombergPremier League Viewing Recovers While Facebook and Amazon Loom - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - October 12 at 9:14 PM
Form 8.5 (EPT/RI) - Sky PLC Amendment - London South East (blog)Form 8.5 (EPT/RI) - Sky PLC Amendment - London South East (blog)
www.lse.co.uk - October 12 at 9:14 PM
Murdoch Re-Elected as Sky Chairman With Independent Support - BloombergMurdoch Re-Elected as Sky Chairman With Independent Support - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - October 12 at 9:14 PM
Sky earnings up on 51% rise in new subscriptionsSky earnings up on 51% rise in new subscriptions
www.marketwatch.com - October 12 at 9:33 AM
UPDATE: Sky Sees Significant Vote Against Pay And Murdoch Re-ElectionUPDATE: Sky Sees Significant Vote Against Pay And Murdoch Re-Election
www.morningstar.co.uk - October 12 at 9:33 AM
BRIEF-Sky says shareholders vote to reappoint James MurdochBRIEF-Sky says shareholders vote to reappoint James Murdoch
www.reuters.com - October 12 at 9:33 AM
Form 8.5 (EPT/RI) - Sky PLC Amendment - Regulatory News, RNS ... - London South East (blog)Form 8.5 (EPT/RI) - Sky PLC Amendment - Regulatory News, RNS ... - London South East (blog)
www.lse.co.uk - October 11 at 7:45 AM
Sky Plc (SKY) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by AnalystsSky Plc (SKY) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 8 at 9:00 AM
PRESS DIGEST- British Business - Oct 6PRESS DIGEST- British Business - Oct 6
www.businessinsider.com - October 7 at 8:34 AM
Sky Plc (SKY) Insider Matthieu Pigasse Acquires 103 SharesSky Plc (SKY) Insider Matthieu Pigasse Acquires 103 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 27 at 10:22 AM
Top English Soccer Clubs Face Fight Over Media Plan - BloombergTop English Soccer Clubs Face Fight Over Media Plan - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - September 26 at 5:45 PM
Manchester United Dreams of Mark Zuckerbergs Billions - BloombergManchester United Dreams of Mark Zuckerberg's Billions - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - September 26 at 5:45 PM
Form 8.3 - Sky Plc - Business Wire (press release)Form 8.3 - Sky Plc - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - September 26 at 5:45 PM
Sky Plc :SKY-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : September 19, 2017Sky Plc :SKY-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : September 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 9:06 AM
Is this fast-growing small-cap stock the next Unilever plc?Is this fast-growing small-cap stock the next Unilever plc?
www.fool.co.uk - September 19 at 7:42 AM
Sky Plc (SKY) Given Neutral Rating at Credit Suisse GroupSky Plc (SKY) Given Neutral Rating at Credit Suisse Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 17 at 5:52 PM
Sky Plcs (SKY) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Jefferies Group LLCSky Plc's (SKY) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 17 at 2:08 PM
Fox CEO Murdoch Makes Brexit Appeal for Sky Takeover ApprovalFox CEO Murdoch Makes Brexit Appeal for Sky Takeover Approval
www.msn.com - September 15 at 8:58 AM
U.K. Culture Secretary Confirms Fox - Sky Merger To Be Referred To CMAU.K. Culture Secretary Confirms Fox - Sky Merger To Be Referred To CMA
www.rttnews.com - September 14 at 10:17 AM
U.K. confirms watchdog to probe Foxs bid for SkyU.K. confirms watchdog to probe Fox's bid for Sky
www.marketwatch.com - September 14 at 10:17 AM

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