Sky Plc Company Profile (LON:SKY)

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:
  • Sector: Cyclical Consumer Goods & Services
  • Industry: Broadcasting - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:SKY
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: corporate.sky.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £16.29 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,711,000,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 972.16
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 983.98
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 747.50 - GBX 1,050
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 23.86
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £12.92 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.26
  • Book Value: GBX 2.24 per share
  • Price / Book: 4.25
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 4.2%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £1.83 billion
  • Net Margins: 5.01%
  • Return on Equity: 18.40%
  • Return on Assets: 3.57%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 4.58 million shs.
 

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."

When will Sky Plc make its next earnings announcement?

Sky Plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Sunday, October, 8th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Sky Plc.

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

22 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Sky Plc's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 865 to GBX 1,380. On average, they anticipate Sky Plc's share price to reach GBX 1,107.37 in the next year. 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
  • Andrew Griffith, Chief Financial Officer, Group Chief Operating Officer, Executive Director
  • Chris Stylianou, Chief Operating Officer, UK and Ireland
  • Stephen van Rooyen, Chief Executive Officer, UK and Ireland
  • Didier Lebrat, Chief Technology Officer
  • James Conyers, Group General Counsel
  • Gary Davey, Managing Director - Content
  • Barney Francis, Managing Director - Sky Sports
  • Deborah Baker, Group Director for People
  • Mai Fyfield, Chief Strategy and Commercial Officer

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 952.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Sky Plc (LON SKY)
Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (  )
Outperform Votes:  449 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  447 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  896
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

Consensus Ratings for Sky Plc (LON:SKY) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 10 Hold Ratings, 11 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.45)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,107.37

Analysts' Ratings History for Sky Plc (LON:SKY)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/9/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,060View Rating Details
7/27/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
7/10/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,075View Rating Details
6/29/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,350View Rating Details
6/19/2017HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,075View Rating Details
6/12/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,100View Rating Details
4/26/2017Jefferies Group LLCUpgradeBuyGBX 1,050 -> GBX 1,200View 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
1/16/2017BNP 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
12/12/2016Numis 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
11/30/2016Barclays 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
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 8/19/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Sky Plc (LON:SKY)
Earnings by Quarter for Sky Plc (LON:SKY)
Earnings History by Quarter for Sky Plc (LON SKY)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/8/2017Y 2017$0.58$0.61N/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Sky Plc (LON:SKY)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $56.65 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter 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 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
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

Headline Trends for Sky Plc (LON:SKY)
Latest Headlines for Sky Plc (LON:SKY)
Source:
DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Sky broadband numbers fall in final months of financial year
finance.yahoo.com - August 14 at 4:51 AM
nytimes.com logoTwenty-First Century Fox Revenue Misses, Profit Tops Estimates - New York Times
www.nytimes.com - August 10 at 7:56 AM
reuters.com logoUK Stocks-Factors to watch on Aug 9 - Reuters
www.reuters.com - August 10 at 7:56 AM
News IconPRESS DIGEST- British Business - Aug 9
www.businessinsider.com - August 9 at 7:29 AM
bloomberg.com logoFox-Sky Deal Faces Further Delay
www.bloomberg.com - August 9 at 7:29 AM
News IconMalaysia's iflix raises $133 mln, funding led by US media firm Hearst
www.businessinsider.com - August 8 at 6:53 AM
News IconPRESS DIGEST- British Business - Aug 7
www.businessinsider.com - August 7 at 2:56 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Broadband investors pour £500m into Britain's countryside
finance.yahoo.com - August 6 at 6:07 AM
bloomberg.com logoSky Is Said to Plan High-Speed Broadband Service for Italy - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - August 2 at 9:31 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSky Is Said to Plan High-Speed Broadband Service for Italy
finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 4:30 PM
reuters.com logoPRESS DIGEST- British Business - Aug 2 - Reuters
www.reuters.com - August 1 at 8:56 PM
bloomberg.com logoBT Pitches $788 Million Plan for Faster U.K. Rural Broadband
www.bloomberg.com - July 30 at 6:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSky Plc (SKY) Insider Sells £11,604,000 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 28 at 1:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of SKY.L earnings conference call or presentation 27-Jul-17 7:30am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - July 28 at 8:01 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAndrew (Andy) Sukawaty Purchases 92 Shares of Sky Plc (LON:SKY) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 27 at 1:30 PM
fool.co.uk logoShareholders of Sky plc are in a win-win situation
www.fool.co.uk - July 27 at 7:29 AM
rttnews.com logoSky Plc FY Pretax Profit Rises - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - July 27 at 7:29 AM
marketwatch.com logoSky profit up despite soccer broadcast cost rise
www.marketwatch.com - July 27 at 7:29 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Devialet and Sky join forces in sound system deal
finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 7:29 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSky Plc (LON:SKY) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 25 at 9:28 AM
marketwatch.com logoFox disappointed by UK government delay of Sky bid
www.marketwatch.com - July 22 at 8:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoU.K.'s Clarke Says Fox-Sky Deal Should Not Go Through
finance.yahoo.com - July 22 at 8:51 AM
bloomberg.com logoMurdochs Warn That Delaying Sky Deal Would Hurt UK Post Brexit - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - July 21 at 7:07 AM
bloomberg.com logoUK's Clarke Says Fox-Sky Deal Should Not Go Through - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - July 21 at 7:07 AM
theglobeandmail.com logoDelayed Sky-Fox deal would hurt U.K. post Brexit, Murdochs warn
www.theglobeandmail.com - July 20 at 7:48 AM
reuters.com logoPRESS DIGEST- British Business - July 19 - Reuters
www.reuters.com - July 18 at 8:38 PM
morningstar.co.uk logoTwenty-First Century Fox Confident Of Sky Bid Decision "In Coming Days"
www.morningstar.co.uk - July 18 at 3:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Ofcom abandons plans to make 'bundled' switching easier
finance.yahoo.com - July 15 at 8:37 AM
morningstar.co.uk logoPRESS: Murdoch Will Not Look To Avoid Fox/Sky Merger Probe - Guardian
www.morningstar.co.uk - July 14 at 8:26 AM
bloomberg.com logoFox Will Risk 6-Month Sky Review Instead of Compromise
www.bloomberg.com - July 14 at 8:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSky Plc (LON:SKY) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Royal Bank of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 10 at 11:11 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoFox Suspends Host Payne in Latest Sexual-Harassment Scandal
finance.yahoo.com - July 7 at 11:36 AM
bloomberg.com logoMurdoch at Crossroads Weighing Fox's Next Move in Sky Bid
www.bloomberg.com - July 4 at 7:24 AM
bloomberg.com logoMurdoch at Crossroads Weighing Fox's Next Move in Sky Bid
www.bloomberg.com - July 4 at 7:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLiberum Capital Reiterates "Hold" Rating for Sky Plc (LON:SKY)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 3 at 4:34 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSky Plc (LON:SKY) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Citigroup Inc.
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 2 at 10:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSky Plc (SKY) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 30 at 10:10 AM
rttnews.com logoSky Sports Announces Five-year Partnership With England & Wales Cricket Board
www.rttnews.com - June 30 at 6:42 AM
wsj.com logoFox’s Bid for Sky Set for More U.K. Scrutiny
www.wsj.com - June 30 at 6:42 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSky Plc (SKY) Insider Andrew (Andy) Sukawaty Purchases 93 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 27 at 1:20 PM
morningstar.co.uk logoTOP NEWS: Fox Takeover Of Sky Cleared In Ireland As UK Response Due
www.morningstar.co.uk - June 27 at 8:22 AM
finanznachrichten.de logoSky TV And Vodafone NZ Terminate Proposed Merger
www.finanznachrichten.de - June 26 at 6:23 AM
morningstar.co.uk logoSky Italian Subsidiary Gets Stake In V-Nova After Providing Financing
www.morningstar.co.uk - June 24 at 6:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSky Plc (SKY) Earns Hold Rating from HSBC Holdings plc
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 19 at 11:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Broadcasters score an own goal on football rights
finance.yahoo.com - June 19 at 9:37 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSky Plc (SKY) Rating Reiterated by Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 17 at 9:42 PM
lse.co.uk logoForm 8.5 (EPT/RI) - Replacement of Sky plc - London South East (registration) (blog)
www.lse.co.uk - June 17 at 6:13 AM
morningstar.co.uk logoSky Italia Secures Exclusive Live European Football Rights
www.morningstar.co.uk - June 15 at 5:40 AM
marketwatch.com logoSky, Virgin Media ally on targeted TV ads
www.marketwatch.com - June 15 at 5:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Sky links with up rival Virgin Media to fight Facebook and Google
finance.yahoo.com - June 15 at 5:40 AM

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