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

GBX 1,101 +12.00 (+1.10 %)
(As of 02/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 1,101
Today's RangeGBX 1,088 - GBX 1,101
52-Week RangeGBX 11.40 - GBX 1,101
Volume3.13 million shs
Average Volume4.12 million shs
Market Capitalization£18.93 billion
P/E Ratio2,117.31
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About SKY (LON:SKY)

SKY 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Broadcasting
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorCyclical Consumer Goods & Services
SymbolLON:SKY
CUSIPN/A
Phone+44-333-1000333

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio2117.30769230769
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

Trailing EPSGBX 0.52
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins7.96%
Return on Equity27.18%
Return on Assets5.75%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares1,720,000,000

SKY (LON:SKY) Frequently Asked Questions

What is SKY's stock symbol?

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

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

SKY announced a dividend on Thursday, January 25th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, March 22nd will be given a dividend of GBX 13.06 per share on Monday, April 23rd. This represents a yield of 1.23%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 22nd. This is a boost from SKY's previous dividend of $10.00. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View SKY's Dividend History.

How were SKY's earnings last quarter?

Sky Plc (LON:SKY) issued its earnings results on Thursday, January, 25th. The company reported $31.30 EPS for the quarter. The company had revenue of $6.74 billion for the quarter. SKY had a return on equity of 27.18% and a net margin of 7.96%. View SKY's Earnings History.

Where is SKY's stock going? Where will SKY's stock price be in 2018?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for SKY's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 970 to GBX 1,320. On average, they expect SKY's share price to reach GBX 1,122.50 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for SKY.

Who are some of SKY's key competitors?

Who are SKY's key executives?

SKY'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 stock?

Shares of SKY 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's stock price today?

One share of SKY stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,101.

How big of a company is SKY?

SKY has a market capitalization of £18.93 billion.

How can I contact SKY?

SKY'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 (SKY)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  541 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  520 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,061
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about SKY 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

SKY (LON:SKY) Analysts' Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyHold
Consensus Rating Score: 2.562.602.532.48
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
4 Hold Rating(s)
5 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
7 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
7 Hold Rating(s)
11 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
10 Hold Rating(s)
12 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,122.50GBX 1,089.38GBX 1,087.67GBX 1,095.64

SKY (LON:SKY) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for SKY (LON:SKY)

SKY (LON:SKY) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/16/2018Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeSector PerformerGBX 1,075 -> GBX 1,150View Rating Details
2/13/2018Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,075View Rating Details
2/14/2018Liberum CapitalBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 930 -> GBX 970View Rating Details
1/26/2018Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,320View Rating Details
1/25/2018CitigroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,130View Rating Details
1/25/2018Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
10/13/2017S&P GlobalSet Price TargetBuyGBX 1,075View Rating Details
9/13/2017Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,160View 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 GlobalSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 1,075View Rating Details
12/12/2016Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,250View Rating Details
12/1/2016Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
12/1/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
11/30/2016BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 1,050View Rating Details
11/29/2016Morgan StanleySet Price TargetBuyGBX 1,000View Rating Details
10/14/2016Deutsche BankSet 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 AmericaSet Price TargetSellGBX 700View Rating Details
3/21/2016NomuraReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,400View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/17/2016 forward)

Earnings

SKY (LON:SKY) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for SKY (LON:SKY)

SKY (LON SKY) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
1/25/2018S1 2018GBX 31.30GBX 673.70 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Estimates

SKY (LON:SKY) Earnings Estimates

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

Dividends

SKY (LON:SKY) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
1/25/2018GBX 13.061.23%3/22/20183/22/20184/23/2018
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

SKY (LON SKY) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trades by Quarter for SKY (LON:SKY)

SKY (LON SKY) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
1/26/2018Tracy Jayne ClarkeInsiderBuy69GBX 1,043£719.67
12/21/2017Tracy Jayne ClarkeInsiderBuy70GBX 1,019£713.30
11/27/2017Tracy Jayne ClarkeInsiderBuy75GBX 940£705
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

SKY (LON SKY) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
SKY (SKY) Downgraded by Royal Bank of Canada to "Sector Performer"SKY (SKY) Downgraded by Royal Bank of Canada to "Sector Performer"
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 17 at 5:28 PM
[$$] Sky Shares Rise on Cheaper Soccer Rights, Pressuring Fox to Raise Bid[$$] Sky Shares Rise on Cheaper Soccer Rights, Pressuring Fox to Raise Bid
finance.yahoo.com - February 15 at 8:26 AM
SKYs (SKY) "Neutral" Rating Reaffirmed at Credit Suisse GroupSKY's (SKY) "Neutral" Rating Reaffirmed at Credit Suisse Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 14 at 4:54 PM
Sky Plc Extends Premier League Rights Through To 2022 - Quick FactsSky Plc Extends Premier League Rights Through To 2022 - Quick Facts
www.nasdaq.com - February 14 at 9:27 AM
Sky extends Premier League rights to 2022Sky extends Premier League rights to 2022
www.marketwatch.com - February 14 at 9:27 AM
Sky Shares Rise on Cheaper Soccer Rights, Pressuring Fox to Raise BidSky Shares Rise on Cheaper Soccer Rights, Pressuring Fox to Raise Bid
www.wsj.com - February 14 at 9:27 AM
Sky and BT Pay $6.2 Billion for Most U.K. Premier League RightsSky and BT Pay $6.2 Billion for Most U.K. Premier League Rights
finance.yahoo.com - February 13 at 4:09 PM
21st Century Fox Offers To Keep Sky News Independent21st Century Fox Offers To Keep Sky News Independent
www.morningstar.co.uk - February 13 at 9:34 AM
Fox Offers To Keep Sky News IndependentFox Offers To Keep Sky News Independent
www.nasdaq.com - February 13 at 9:34 AM
Fox proposes safeguards for Sky News independenceFox proposes safeguards for Sky News independence
www.marketwatch.com - February 13 at 9:34 AM
Fox Offers to Insulate Sky News to Mollify British RegulatorsFox Offers to Insulate Sky News to Mollify British Regulators
www.wsj.com - February 13 at 9:34 AM
Sky Plc (SKY) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by BrokeragesSky Plc (SKY) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 13 at 1:38 AM
Fox Beefs Up Sky News Remedies in Bid for Regulatory ClearanceFox Beefs Up Sky News Remedies in Bid for Regulatory Clearance
finance.yahoo.com - February 12 at 9:26 AM
Shore Capital Reiterates Hold Rating for SKY (SKY)Shore Capital Reiterates Hold Rating for SKY (SKY)
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 27 at 11:52 PM
SKY (SKY) Rating Reiterated by CitigroupSKY (SKY) Rating Reiterated by Citigroup
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 27 at 11:20 PM
Elliott Management Discloses Stake in SkyElliott Management Discloses Stake in Sky
www.wsj.com - January 27 at 9:50 AM
Sky Plc (SKY) Insider Acquires £719.67 in StockSky Plc (SKY) Insider Acquires £719.67 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 26 at 9:42 AM
SKY (SKY) Receives Buy Rating from Societe GeneraleSKY (SKY) Receives Buy Rating from Societe Generale
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 26 at 6:36 AM
SKY (SKY) Releases Quarterly  Earnings ResultsSKY (SKY) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 25 at 8:18 AM
Fox-Sky Hits Snag as CMA Says Murdoch Gets Too Much PowerFox-Sky Hits Snag as CMA Says Murdoch Gets Too Much Power
www.msn.com - January 23 at 10:33 AM
Murdoch’s Fox Takeover of Sky Is Dealt a Blow by U.K. RegulatorsMurdoch’s Fox Takeover of Sky Is Dealt a Blow by U.K. Regulators
www.wsj.com - January 23 at 10:33 AM
SKYs (SKY) Hold Rating Reiterated at Shore CapitalSKY's (SKY) Hold Rating Reiterated at Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 21 at 12:08 PM
NFL Playoffs Are Just Dismal Viewing - BloombergNFL Playoffs Are Just Dismal Viewing - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - January 19 at 10:27 AM
Sky Plc (SKY) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from AnalystsSky Plc (SKY) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 19 at 2:08 AM
SKY (SKY) Rating Reiterated by Liberum CapitalSKY (SKY) Rating Reiterated by Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 15 at 10:28 PM
Fox Faces Race to Win U.K. Nod for Sky Bid as Disney Deal Looms ... - BloombergFox Faces Race to Win U.K. Nod for Sky Bid as Disney Deal Looms ... - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - January 15 at 3:38 PM
SKYs (SKY) "Neutral" Rating Reiterated at Credit Suisse GroupSKY's (SKY) "Neutral" Rating Reiterated at Credit Suisse Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 14 at 5:08 PM
UPDATE 1-Carillion shares fall as market awaits news on financing dealUPDATE 1-Carillion shares fall as market awaits news on financing deal
www.reuters.com - January 11 at 9:40 AM
PRESS: M&S Poaches Dixons Carphone Finance Head As New CFO - Sky NewsPRESS: M&S Poaches Dixons Carphone Finance Head As New CFO - Sky News
www.morningstar.co.uk - January 10 at 9:27 AM
Carillion To Present Plan To Creditors As It Attempts To Fix FundingCarillion To Present Plan To Creditors As It Attempts To Fix Funding
www.morningstar.co.uk - January 8 at 8:31 AM
SKY (SKY) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Liberum CapitalSKY (SKY) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 7 at 2:48 PM
Sky Plc Declares Dividend of GBX 10 (SKY)Sky Plc Declares Dividend of GBX 10 (SKY)
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 6 at 9:00 AM
Heres How Long It Takes the U.Ks Top Bosses to Make an Average Workers SalaryHere's How Long It Takes the U.K's Top Bosses to Make an Average Worker's Salary
www.msn.com - January 4 at 5:27 PM
Heres How Long It Takes the UKs Top Bosses to Make an Average Workers Salary - FortuneHere's How Long It Takes the UK's Top Bosses to Make an Average Worker's Salary - Fortune
fortune.com - January 4 at 9:21 AM
CORRECTED-PRESS DIGEST- British Business - Jan 3CORRECTED-PRESS DIGEST- British Business - Jan 3
www.reuters.com - January 2 at 8:57 PM
Sky Plc :SKY-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : January 1, 2018Sky Plc :SKY-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : January 1, 2018
finance.yahoo.com - January 2 at 9:21 AM
HBK Investments LP - Form 8.3 - Sky PlcHBK Investments LP - Form 8.3 - Sky Plc
uk.finance.yahoo.com - December 27 at 2:10 PM
Should You Sell Sky plc (LON:SKY) At This PE Ratio?Should You Sell Sky plc (LON:SKY) At This PE Ratio?
finance.yahoo.com - December 25 at 6:25 AM
Sky Plc (SKY) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from AnalystsSky Plc (SKY) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 25 at 2:30 AM
SA Interview: Merger Arb Investing With Uncorrelated Returns - Seeking AlphaSA Interview: Merger Arb Investing With Uncorrelated Returns - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - December 24 at 4:22 PM
Regulatory Long Stop Date For Fox-Sky Deal ExtendedRegulatory Long Stop Date For Fox-Sky Deal Extended
www.morningstar.co.uk - December 22 at 9:30 AM
Sky Plc (SKY) Insider Acquires £713.30 in StockSky Plc (SKY) Insider Acquires £713.30 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 21 at 8:40 AM
Sky Board Is Advised Not to Count on Disney Takeover - BloombergSky Board Is Advised Not to Count on Disney Takeover - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - December 19 at 5:25 PM
Sky Board Is Advised Not to Count on Disney TakeoverSky Board Is Advised Not to Count on Disney Takeover
finance.yahoo.com - December 19 at 5:25 PM
SKYs (SKY) Buy Rating Reiterated at CitigroupSKY's (SKY) Buy Rating Reiterated at Citigroup
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 18 at 2:40 PM
Why I’d buy 5%+ yielder BT Group plc over recovering Tesco plcWhy I’d buy 5%+ yielder BT Group plc over recovering Tesco plc
uk.finance.yahoo.com - December 17 at 9:24 AM
SKY (SKY) Given "Hold" Rating at Shore CapitalSKY (SKY) Given "Hold" Rating at Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 16 at 10:40 AM
BT, Sky agree deal for cross-supply of TV packagesBT, Sky agree deal for cross-supply of TV packages
www.marketwatch.com - December 15 at 9:46 AM
BT and Sky to Cross-Sell Sports as Amazon Challenge LoomsBT and Sky to Cross-Sell Sports as Amazon Challenge Looms
www.bloomberg.com - December 15 at 9:46 AM
Disneys Fox Deal: What Happens to Sky?Disney's Fox Deal: What Happens to Sky?
finance.yahoo.com - December 14 at 3:38 PM

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