Standard Life Plc Company Profile (LON:SL)

About Standard Life Plc (LON:SL)

Standard Life Plc logoStandard Life plc is a United Kingdom-based investment company. The Company operates through four segments, which include Standard Life Investments, Pensions and Savings, India and China, and Other. The Standard Life Investments segment provides a range of investment products for individuals and institutional customers through various investment vehicles. The Pensions and Savings provide a range of long-term savings and investment products to individual and corporate customers in the United Kingdom, Germany, Austria and Ireland. The businesses included in India and China offer a range of insurance and savings products and comprise its life insurance associate in India, its life insurance joint venture in China, and operations in Hong Kong. Its Other segment primarily includes the corporate center and related activities. The Company offers products and services through two channels, which include retail and workplace.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: N/A
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:SL
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: N/A
  • Market Cap: £7.59 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,977,597,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 374.49
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 363.95
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 248.20 - GBX 414.90
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 20.6487
  • P/E Growth: 1.6200
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £10.34 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.73
  • Book Value: GBX 2.20 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.75
  • EBIDTA: £1.66 billion
  • Average Volume: 7.17 million shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Standard Life Plc (LON:SL)

What is Standard Life Plc's stock symbol?

Standard Life Plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "SL."

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

Standard Life Plc announced a dividend on Friday, February 24th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, April 13th will be paid a dividend of GBX 13.35 per share on Tuesday, May 23rd. This represents a dividend yield of 3.8%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 13th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Standard Life Plc's Dividend History.

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

16 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for Standard Life Plc's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 330 to GBX 435. On average, they expect Standard Life Plc's stock price to reach GBX 390.86 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Standard Life Plc.

Who are some of Standard Life Plc's key competitors?

How do I buy Standard Life Plc stock?

Shares of Standard Life 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 Standard Life Plc stock cost?

One share of Standard Life Plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 383.90.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Standard Life Plc (LON:SL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 10 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.25)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 390.86

Analysts' Ratings History for Standard Life Plc (LON:SL)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/22/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
5/15/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 435View Rating Details
5/10/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
4/27/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingSector PerformerGBX 370View Rating Details
4/25/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingHoldGBX 400View Rating Details
3/27/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 380View Rating Details
3/22/2017Panmure GordonDowngradeHoldGBX 433 -> GBX 364View Rating Details
3/14/2017Jefferies Group LLCDowngradeHoldGBX 398View Rating Details
3/6/2017Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 400 -> GBX 430View Rating Details
3/6/2017Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingBuyGBX 430View Rating Details
3/6/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingUnderweightGBX 330View Rating Details
2/2/2017HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingHoldGBX 400View Rating Details
1/24/2017Goldman Sachs Group IncBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 365 -> GBX 370View Rating Details
8/11/2016Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual weightGBX 368 -> GBX 344View Rating Details
8/10/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/28/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetOverweightGBX 465 -> GBX 421View Rating Details
2/15/2016NomuraReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
11/11/2015Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 440View Rating Details
(Data available from 5/26/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Standard Life Plc (LON:SL)
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Earnings Estimates for Standard Life Plc (LON:SL)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $28.26 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Standard Life Plc (LON:SL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/24/2017GBX 13.353.8%4/13/20174/13/20175/23/2017
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Standard Life Plc (LON:SL)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Standard Life Plc (LON:SL)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Standard Life Plc (LON:SL)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/25/2017Keith SkeochInsiderBuy32GBX 387£123.84
4/25/2017Keith SkeochInsiderBuy34GBX 369£125.46
3/27/2017Keith SkeochInsiderBuy35GBX 356£124.60
2/27/2017Paul MatthewsInsiderBuy34GBX 369£125.46
1/25/2017Luke SavageInsiderBuy44GBX 344£151.36
12/22/2016Melanie GeeInsiderBuy20,000GBX 363£72,600
12/13/2016Colin ClarkInsiderSell81,589GBX 355£289,640.95
11/25/2016Luke SavageInsiderBuy43GBX 353£151.79
10/25/2016Luke SavageInsiderBuy43GBX 343£147.49
9/26/2016Luke SavageInsiderBuy44GBX 346£152.24
8/25/2016Matthews,PaulInsiderBuy63GBX 355£223.65
6/29/2016Danon,PierreInsiderBuy1,694GBX 339£5,742.66
6/28/2016Skeoch,KeithInsiderBuy46GBX 271£124.66
5/25/2016Savage,LukeInsiderBuy44GBX 343£150.92
4/25/2016Savage,LukeInsiderBuy44GBX 334£146.96
3/31/2016Matthews,PaulInsiderSell21,557GBX 353£76,096.21
3/30/2016Parry,Kevin A HInsiderBuy5,931GBX 357£21,173.67
3/29/2016Savage,LukeInsiderBuy43GBX 355£152.65
2/25/2016Matthews,PaulInsiderBuy39GBX 324£126.36
1/25/2016Skeoch,KeithInsiderBuy34GBX 367£124.78
12/18/2015Savage,LukeInsiderBuy40GBX 375£150
11/25/2015Skeoch,KeithInsiderBuy31GBX 404£125.24
10/27/2015Skeoch,Norman KeithInsiderBuy30GBX 422£126.60
9/28/2015Skeoch,Norman KeithInsiderBuy32GBX 391£125.12
9/10/2015Hudson,IsabelInsiderBuy1,867GBX 426£7,953.42
8/26/2015Skeoch,Norman KeithInsiderBuy30GBX 409£122.70
7/28/2015Nish,David ThomasInsiderBuy28GBX 446£124.88
6/26/2015Nish,David ThomasInsiderBuy26GBX 4.78GBX 124.28
3/31/2015David Thomas NishInsiderSell440,582GBX 475.89£2,096,685.68
3/30/2015Norman Keith SkeochInsiderSell372,135GBX 480.80£1,789,225.08
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Standard Life Plc (LON:SL)
Latest Headlines for Standard Life Plc (LON:SL)
DateHeadline logoKeith Skeoch Acquires 32 Shares of Standard Life Plc (SL) Stock - May 26 at 10:35 AM logoStandard Life : HDFC Says No Communication From Indian Govt On Max Life Merger - May 25 at 2:28 AM logoStandard Life Plc (SL) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages - May 23 at 12:52 PM logoStandard Life Plc's (SL) "Hold" Rating Reiterated at Deutsche Bank AG - May 22 at 7:34 PM logoShore Capital Reiterates Hold Rating for Standard Life Plc (SL) - May 14 at 10:14 PM logoNew fund group to be called Standard Life Aberdeen post merger - Nasdaq - May 10 at 10:51 AM logoStandard Life Plc (SL) Receives Outperform Rating from Macquarie - May 8 at 6:19 AM logoAberdeen Asset to log £70 mln in cost savings - MarketWatch - May 2 at 9:26 AM logoStandard Life Plc (SL) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts - April 28 at 2:20 PM logoStandard Life Plc (SL) Earns Sector Performer Rating from Royal Bank of Canada - April 27 at 6:58 AM logoKeith Skeoch Acquires 34 Shares of Standard Life Plc (SL) Stock - April 26 at 11:47 AM logoStandard Life Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SL-GB : April 26, 2017 - April 26 at 9:21 AM logoStandard Life Plc (SL) Earns "Outperform" Rating from Macquarie - April 15 at 11:14 PM logoStandard Life Plc : SL-GB: Dividend Analysis : April 18th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 14, 2017 - April 15 at 9:44 AM logoStandard Life Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SL-GB : April 10, 2017 - April 10 at 9:11 AM logoStandard Life Plc Announces Dividend of GBX 13.35 (SL) - April 8 at 9:24 AM logoStandard Life Plc (SL) Upgraded to " Sector perform" by Royal Bank of Canada - April 7 at 6:43 PM logoStandard Life Plc (SL) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages - April 6 at 4:45 PM logoMacquarie Reaffirms Outperform Rating for Standard Life Plc (SL) - April 3 at 4:28 AM logoStandard Life Plc (SL) Given Underweight Rating at Barclays PLC - April 2 at 1:37 PM logoStandard Life Plc (SL) Earns Neutral Rating from BNP Paribas - April 1 at 4:43 PM logoStandard Life Plc (SL) Earns Outperform Rating from Macquarie - March 29 at 6:31 PM logoKeith Skeoch Acquires 35 Shares of Standard Life Plc (SL) Stock - March 29 at 4:45 AM logoMacquarie Reiterates "Outperform" Rating for Standard Life Plc (SL) - March 25 at 10:10 PM logoStandard Life Plc (SL) Downgraded by Panmure Gordon - March 22 at 2:52 PM logoBNP Paribas Reiterates "Neutral" Rating for Standard Life Plc (SL) - March 20 at 11:07 PM logoStandard Life Share Chat - March 20 at 9:01 AM logoStandard Life Plc (SL) Downgraded to “Hold” at Berenberg Bank - March 19 at 2:27 PM logoStandard Life Plc (SL) Downgraded to Hold at Berenberg Bank - March 17 at 4:43 AM logoMacquarie Cuts Standard Life Plc (SL) Price Target to GBX 430 - March 12 at 12:15 AM logoStandard Life Plc (SL) Rating Reiterated by Shore Capital - March 10 at 12:38 PM logoStandard Life Plc (SL) Earns Buy Rating from Societe Generale - March 10 at 7:04 AM logoStandard Life, Aberdeen Asset Management Confirm Merger Talks - March 6 at 12:28 PM logoWhat do Aberdeen Asset Management plc and Standard Life plc merger talks mean for investors? - March 6 at 12:28 PM logoUK asset managers Standard Life, Aberdeen discuss merger - March 5 at 9:00 AM logoStandard Life FY16 Profit Increases 33% - February 24 at 10:05 PM logoEdited Transcript of SL.L earnings conference call or presentation 24-Feb-17 7:30am GMT - February 24 at 10:05 PM logoEdited Transcript of SL.L earnings conference call or presentation 24-Feb-17 9:00am GMT - February 24 at 10:05 PM logoStandard Life Plc reports FY results - February 24 at 8:32 AM logoStandard Life dividend up 8% as earnings rise - MarketWatch - February 24 at 7:04 AM logoYou probably own a 'lifestyle fund' but is it any good? - February 13 at 8:20 AM logoEMERGING MARKETS-Emerging assets hit by China rate rise; lira resumes weakening - February 3 at 5:03 AM


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Standard Life Plc (SL) Chart for Friday, May, 26, 2017

This page was last updated on 5/26/2017 by Staff