Sophos Group PLC Company Profile (LON:SOPH)

About Sophos Group PLC (SOPH)

Sophos Group PLC logoSophos Group plc operates as an investment company for the Sophos Group. It is a provider of cloud-enabled end-user and network security solutions. Its geographic segments include Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA), the Americas, and Asia Pacific and Japan (APJ). Its products under enduser security include Sophos Mobile Control 6, which is developed to include Sophos Secure Email, a personal information management container solution for e-mail, calendar and contacts, and Sophos Server Protection Advanced, which integrates server application to deliver single-click server lockdown, using Sophos Central management. Its products under network security include Sophos XG Firewall, which introduced a number of advances, including Sophos Security Heartbeat that links Sophos Endpoint Protection with the XG Firewall to share context and status information, and Sophos Web Gateway, which provides cloud-delivered protection for users, devices and data across multiple operating systems.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: SOPH
  • CUSIP: N/A
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $3.44
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $277.47
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $260.87
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 146 - GBX 295.70
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.72
  • Market Cap: $1.25B
  • Outstanding Shares: 450,239,000

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Sophos Group PLC (LON:SOPH) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.86)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 324.29

Analysts' Ratings History for Sophos Group PLC (LON:SOPH)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
3/16/2017Citigroup IncReiterated RatingBuyGBX 325View Rating Details
2/9/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweightGBX 320 -> GBX 340View Rating Details
2/8/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingAddGBX 305View Rating Details
1/27/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweightView Rating Details
1/19/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 360View Rating Details
11/10/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
6/7/2016Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 300View Rating Details
(Data available from 3/25/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Sophos Group PLC (LON:SOPH)
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Earnings Estimates for Sophos Group PLC (LON:SOPH)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.08 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Sophos Group PLC (LON:SOPH)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
11/9/2016GBX 0.010.45%11/17/201611/17/201612/16/2016
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Sophos Group PLC (LON:SOPH)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Sophos Group PLC (LON:SOPH)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Sophos Group PLC (LON:SOPH)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/17/2017Steve MunfordInsiderBuy2,866,194GBX 264£7,566,752.16
2/10/2017Nick BrayInsiderSell46,209GBX 282£130,309.38
12/28/2016Kris HagermanInsiderBuy2,495GBX 142£3,542.90
8/9/2016Hagerman,KrisInsiderSell100,634GBX 224£225,420.16
8/8/2016Bray,NickInsiderSell49,032GBX 228£111,792.96
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Sophos Group PLC (LON:SOPH)
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Frequently Asked Questions for Sophos Group PLC (LON:SOPH)

What is Sophos Group PLC's stock symbol?

Sophos Group PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "SOPH."

How often does Sophos Group PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Sophos Group PLC?

Sophos Group PLC announced a dividend on Wednesday, November 9th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, November 17th will be paid a dividend of GBX 0.01 per share on Friday, December 16th. This represents a yield of 0.45%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 17th. The official announcement can be seen at this link.

Where is Sophos Group PLC's stock going? Where will Sophos Group PLC's stock price be in 2017?

7 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for Sophos Group PLC's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 290 to GBX 360. On average, they expect Sophos Group PLC's share price to reach GBX 324.29 in the next twelve months.

How do I buy Sophos Group PLC stock?

Shares of Sophos Group 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 Sophos Group PLC stock cost?

One share of Sophos Group PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 278.30.

This page was last updated on 3/25/2017 by Staff