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Smart Metering Systems Stock Price, News & Analysis (LON:SMS)

GBX 457
+2.80 (+0.62 %)
(As of 10/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 457
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 415.70
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 457
Volume630,926 shs
Average Volume213,179 shs
Market Capitalization£514.98 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.56%
Smart Metering Systems plc, through its subsidiaries, connects, owns, operates, and maintains metering systems and databases on behalf of energy companies in the United Kingdom, Italy, and the Caribbean. It operates through three segments: Asset Management, Asset Installation, and Energy Management. The Asset Management segment engages in the regulated management of gas meters, electric meters, and ADM devices. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Business Services



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£105.96 million
Cash FlowGBX 48.86 per share
Book ValueGBX 196.60 per share



Market Cap£514.98 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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Smart Metering Systems (LON:SMS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Smart Metering Systems' stock symbol?

Smart Metering Systems trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "SMS."

How often does Smart Metering Systems pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Smart Metering Systems?

Smart Metering Systems announced a dividend on Tuesday, September 17th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, October 24th will be paid a dividend of GBX 2.30 per share on Friday, November 22nd. This represents a dividend yield of 0.64%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 24th. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Smart Metering Systems' Dividend History.

What price target have analysts set for SMS?

3 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for Smart Metering Systems' stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 545 to GBX 900. On average, they expect Smart Metering Systems' stock price to reach GBX 726.67 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 59.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Smart Metering Systems.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Smart Metering Systems?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Smart Metering Systems in the last year. There are currently 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Smart Metering Systems.

Has Smart Metering Systems been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about SMS stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Smart Metering Systems earned a coverage optimism score of -1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Smart Metering Systems.

Who are some of Smart Metering Systems' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Smart Metering Systems own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Smart Metering Systems investors own include NetApp (NTAP), Twitter (TWTR), Lowland Investment (LWI), Paysafe Group (PAYS), Royal Dutch Shell (RDSB), TiVo (TIVO), Ab Dynamics (ABDP), BAE Systems (BA), Blancco Technology Group (BLTG) and FDM Group (FDM).

Who are Smart Metering Systems' key executives?

Smart Metering Systems' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Alan Henry Foy, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. David Thompson, CFO & Exec. Director (Age 42)
  • Mr. Andy Ritchie, Head of Bus. Risk and Compliance
  • Mr. Craig McGinn, Gen. Counsel & Group Company Sec.
  • Mr. Stan Chaloner, Group Sales Director

How do I buy shares of Smart Metering Systems?

Shares of SMS 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 Smart Metering Systems' stock price today?

One share of SMS stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 457.

How big of a company is Smart Metering Systems?

Smart Metering Systems has a market capitalization of £514.98 million and generates £105.96 million in revenue each year. Smart Metering Systems employs 940 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Smart Metering Systems.

What is Smart Metering Systems' official website?

The official website for Smart Metering Systems is http://www.sms-plc.com/.

How can I contact Smart Metering Systems?

Smart Metering Systems' mailing address is 48 St. Vincent Street, GLASGOW, G2 5TS, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-141-2493850.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Smart Metering Systems (LON SMS)

Community Ranking:  3.3 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  218 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  110 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  328
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Smart Metering Systems and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SMS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SMS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 10/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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