SMS - Smart Metering Systems PLC Stock Price, News & Analysis

GBX 727 2.00 (0.28 %)
(As of 11/23/2017 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 727
Today's RangeGBX 736 - GBX 722.25
52-Week RangeGBX 456 - GBX 835
Volume67,631 shs
Average Volume220,760 shs
Market Capitalization£638.26 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About Smart Metering Systems PLC (LON:SMS)

Smart Metering Systems PLC logoSmart Metering Systems plc (SMS) is a United Kingdom-based company, which connects, owns, operates and maintains metering systems. The Company provides an integrated service from beginning to end, from project managing the installation of the gas and/or electricity supply and connection through to the procurement, installation and management of the meter asset, data collection and ongoing energy management services. Its divisions include Asset Management, which consists of regulated management of gas meters, electric meters and ADM units within the United Kingdom; Asset Installation, which consists of installation of domestic and industrial and commercial (I&C) gas meters and electricity meters throughout the United Kingdom, and Energy Management, which consists of the provision of energy advice. The ADM device is SMS's metering solution, which allows for remote meter reading on a half-hourly basis.


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Natural Gas Utilities
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorNatural Gas Utilities - NEC
SymbolLON:SMS
CUSIPN/A

Debt

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

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
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

Dividend

Annual DividendN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

Profitability

Trailing EPSGBX 0.17
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins20.81%
Return on Equity21.77%
Return on Assets6.66%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares90,020,000

Frequently Asked Questions for Smart Metering Systems PLC (LON:SMS)

What is Smart Metering Systems PLC's stock symbol?

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

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

Smart Metering Systems PLC announced a dividend on Tuesday, September 12th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, October 19th will be given a dividend of GBX 1.74 per share on Friday, November 24th. This represents a yield of 0.25%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 19th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Smart Metering Systems PLC's Dividend History.

Where is Smart Metering Systems PLC's stock going? Where will Smart Metering Systems PLC's stock price be in 2017?

3 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Smart Metering Systems PLC's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 740 to GBX 1,125. On average, they anticipate Smart Metering Systems PLC's share price to reach GBX 911 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Smart Metering Systems PLC.

Who are some of Smart Metering Systems PLC's key competitors?

Who are Smart Metering Systems PLC's key executives?

Smart Metering Systems PLC's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Paul Bernard Dollman, Chairman of the Board (Age 58)
  • Alan Henry Foy, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director (Age 45)
  • David Thompson, Interim Chief Financial Officer
  • Graeme Bissett, Non-Executive Director (Age 58)
  • Willie MacDiarmid, Non-Executive Director (Age 49)
  • Miriam Valerie Greenwood OBE, Senior Independent Non-Executive Director

How do I buy Smart Metering Systems PLC stock?

Shares of Smart Metering Systems 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 Smart Metering Systems PLC's stock price today?

One share of Smart Metering Systems PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 727.

How big of a company is Smart Metering Systems PLC?

Smart Metering Systems PLC has a market capitalization of £638.26 million.

How can I contact Smart Metering Systems PLC?

Smart Metering Systems PLC's 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 PLC (SMS)

Community Ranking:  3.4 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  103 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  48 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  151
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Smart Metering Systems 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 Smart Metering Systems PLC (LON:SMS)

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Ratings, 0 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings, 0 Strong Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 911

Consensus Price Target History for Smart Metering Systems PLC (LON:SMS)

Price Target History for Smart Metering Systems PLC (LON:SMS)

Analysts' Ratings History for Smart Metering Systems PLC (LON:SMS)

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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/18/2017MacquarieBoost Price TargetOutperformGBX 1,068 -> GBX 1,125View Rating Details
9/12/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 740View Rating Details
3/21/2017Panmure GordonReiterated RatingBuyGBX 868View Rating Details
(Data available from 11/23/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Smart Metering Systems PLC (LON:SMS)


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

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Smart Metering Systems PLC (LON:SMS)

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Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Smart Metering Systems PLC (LON SMS)

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
9/12/2017GBX 1.740.25%10/19/201710/19/201711/24/2017
3/21/2017GBX 2.730.46%4/27/20174/27/20176/1/2017
9/20/2016GBX 1.370.25%10/20/201610/20/201611/25/2016
3/21/2016GBX 2.200.56%4/28/20164/28/20166/2/2016
9/16/2015GBX 1.100.32%10/15/201510/15/201511/20/2015
3/16/2015GBX 1.880.49%4/23/20154/23/20156/1/2015
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Smart Metering Systems PLC (LON SMS)

Insider Trades by Quarter for Smart Metering Systems PLC (LON:SMS)

Insider Trades by Quarter for Smart Metering Systems PLC (LON SMS)

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
4/20/2017Graeme BissettInsiderBuy5,300GBX 566£29,998
9/23/2016Miriam GreenwoodInsiderBuy4,650GBX 545£25,342.50
8/1/2016Foy,AlanInsiderSell600,000GBX 435£2,610,000
7/8/2016Murray,GlenInsiderSell500,000GBX 405£2,025,000
7/15/2015Foy,AlanInsiderSell1,109,350GBX 315£3,494,452.50
6/5/2015Paul B DollmanInsiderBuy5,000GBX 340.20£17,010
4/20/2015Paul B DollmanInsiderBuy5,000GBX 377.40£18,870
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Smart Metering Systems PLC (LON SMS)

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DateHeadline
Smart Metering Systems Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:SMS) : November 16, 2017Smart Metering Systems Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:SMS) : November 16, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 16 at 5:58 PM
Is Smart Metering Systems Plc (AIM:SMS) A Financially Sound Company?Is Smart Metering Systems Plc (AIM:SMS) A Financially Sound Company?
finance.yahoo.com - October 31 at 9:44 AM
Smart Metering Systems PLC Announces Dividend of GBX 1.74 (SMS)Smart Metering Systems PLC Announces Dividend of GBX 1.74 (SMS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 14 at 8:52 AM
Smart Metering Systems Plc :SMS-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : September 29, 2017Smart Metering Systems Plc :SMS-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : September 29, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 12:35 PM
STMicroelectronics Selected Technical Partner of E-Distribuzione for Its New Smart-Meter PlatformSTMicroelectronics Selected Technical Partner of E-Distribuzione for Its New Smart-Meter Platform
www.nasdaq.com - September 27 at 8:22 AM
Smart Metering Systems Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SMS-GB : September 22, 2017Smart Metering Systems Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SMS-GB : September 22, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 23 at 7:28 AM
Why I’d dump Centrica plc to buy this top growth stockWhy I’d dump Centrica plc to buy this top growth stock
uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 9:58 AM
Why I’d dump Centrica plc to buy this top growth stockWhy I’d dump Centrica plc to buy this top growth stock
uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 9:58 AM
Smart Metering Systems Interim CFO David Thompson Becomes PermanentSmart Metering Systems' Interim CFO David Thompson Becomes Permanent
www.morningstar.co.uk - September 11 at 6:59 AM
Smart Metering Systems PLC (SMS) Scheduled to Post Earnings on MondaySmart Metering Systems PLC (SMS) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Monday
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 11 at 2:10 AM
2 monster stocks in the making - Yahoo Finance UK2 monster stocks in the making - Yahoo Finance UK
uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 10 at 7:57 AM
Power Monitoring Market Worth 4.57 Billion USD by 2022Power Monitoring Market Worth 4.57 Billion USD by 2022
www.prnewswire.com - August 22 at 6:49 AM
New domestic smart meter contract win - London South East (registration) (blog)New domestic smart meter contract win - London South East (registration) (blog)
www.lse.co.uk - August 12 at 7:54 AM
Smart Metering Systems Appoints Finance Director As Interim CFOSmart Metering Systems Appoints Finance Director As Interim CFO
www.morningstar.co.uk - August 5 at 7:09 AM
Sensoro and Semtech Sponsored First MIT Internet of Things (IoT) Bootcamp, Exposing The Next-Generation Of ... - GlobeNewswire (press release)Sensoro and Semtech Sponsored First MIT Internet of Things (IoT) Bootcamp, Exposing The Next-Generation Of ... - GlobeNewswire (press release)
www.globenewswire.com - July 11 at 7:47 AM
Smart Metering Systems PLC (LON:SMS) Receives Outperform Rating from MacquarieSmart Metering Systems PLC (LON:SMS) Receives Outperform Rating from Macquarie
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 3 at 11:58 PM
Full Year 2016 Smart Metering Systems PLC Earnings Release - Before Market OpenFull Year 2016 Smart Metering Systems PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open
biz.yahoo.com - March 21 at 10:12 AM
eMotorWerks and Nayax Partner to Deliver Smart-Grid Electric ... - PR Newswire (press release)eMotorWerks and Nayax Partner to Deliver Smart-Grid Electric ... - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - December 7 at 8:33 AM
Issue of Equity - London South East (registration) (blog)Issue of Equity - London South East (registration) (blog)
www.lse.co.uk - November 29 at 5:49 AM
DIRECTOR DEALINGS: Smart Metering Systems Non-Executive Buys SharesDIRECTOR DEALINGS: Smart Metering Systems Non-Executive Buys Shares
www.morningstar.co.uk - September 23 at 6:48 PM

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This page was last updated on 11/23/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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