Sophos Ltd Company Profile (LON:SOPH)

About Sophos Ltd (LON:SOPH)

Sophos Ltd logoSophos Limited is a United Kingdom-based cyber security company. The Company is engaged in the provision of information technology (IT) security solutions. Its security suites protect organizations by defending against known and unknown malware, spyware, intrusions, unwanted applications, spam, policy abuse and data leakage while providing network access control (NAC). It offers network protection through unified threat management (UTM) and next generation (Next-Gen) firewall, secure Web gateway, secure wireless fidelity (Wi-fi) and secure e-mail gateway; end user protection through end user protection bundles, Sophos cloud, SafeGuard Encryption, endpoint protection and mobile control, and server protection through virtualization security, SharePoint security, PureMessage, server security and network storage antivirus. The Company offers its solutions in the United Kingdom, North America and Europe, among others. It also offers around the clock support and upgrades for its products.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Technology
  • Industry: IT Services & Consulting - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:SOPH
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: https://www.sophos.com/
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £2.05 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 459,641,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 406.15
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 311.84
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 146 - GBX 470.70
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £529.7 million
  • Price / Sales: 3.88
  • Book Value: GBX 0.28 per share
  • Price / Book: 15.96
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £10.6 million
  • Net Margins: -4.62%
  • Return on Equity: -19.98%
  • Return on Assets: -2.21%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 1.49 million shs.
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Sophos Ltd (LON:SOPH)

What is Sophos Ltd's stock symbol?

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

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

Sophos Ltd announced a dividend on Wednesday, May 17th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 14th will be paid a dividend of GBX 0.03 per share on Friday, October 13th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.64%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 14th. This is an increase from Sophos Ltd's previous dividend of $0.01. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Sophos Ltd's Dividend History.

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

7 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Sophos Ltd's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 305 to GBX 430. On average, they anticipate Sophos Ltd's stock price to reach GBX 375.83 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Sophos Ltd.

Who are some of Sophos Ltd's key competitors?

Who are Sophos Ltd's key executives?

Sophos Ltd's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Kristof Hagerman, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Nick Bray, Chief Financial Officer, Director
  • Joe Levy, Chief Technology Officer
  • Matt Fairbanks, Chief Marketing Officer
  • Peter Gyenes, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board

How do I buy Sophos Ltd stock?

Shares of Sophos Ltd 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 Sophos Ltd's stock price today?

One share of Sophos Ltd stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 446.90.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Sophos Ltd (LON SOPH)
Community Ranking:  4.4 out of 5 (   )
Outperform Votes:  207 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  28 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  235
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Sophos Ltd 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

Consensus Ratings for Sophos Ltd (LON:SOPH) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.71)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 375.83

Analysts' Ratings History for Sophos Ltd (LON:SOPH)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
6/8/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyGBX 430View Rating Details
6/1/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingAddView Rating Details
5/30/2017Shore CapitalUpgradeHoldView Rating Details
5/18/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 360 -> GBX 430View Rating Details
4/5/2017Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetBuyGBX 325 -> GBX 380View Rating Details
1/27/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweightView Rating Details
1/19/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 360View Rating Details
6/7/2016Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 300View Rating Details
(Data available from 6/22/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Sophos Ltd (LON:SOPH)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

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

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Sophos Ltd (LON SOPH)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/17/2017$0.030.64%9/14/20179/14/201710/13/2017
11/9/2016€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 Ltd (LON:SOPH)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Sophos Ltd (LON:SOPH)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Sophos Ltd (LON:SOPH)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/14/2017Nick BrayInsiderSell17,537GBX 443£77,688.91
5/26/2017Kris HagermanInsiderSell121,626GBX 420£510,829.20
5/25/2017Kris HagermanInsiderSell364,753GBX 421£1,535,610.13
5/19/2017Kris HagermanInsiderSell56,428GBX 393£221,762.04
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)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Sophos Ltd (LON:SOPH)
Latest Headlines for Sophos Ltd (LON:SOPH)
Source:
DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoSophos Helps to Secure Konica Minolta's Workplace Hub with Sophos XG Firewall
finance.yahoo.com - June 21 at 5:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Selling: Sophos Group PLC (SOPH) Insider Sells 17,537 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 16 at 1:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSophos Named a Visionary in Gartner Magic Quadrant Report for Enterprise Mobility Management Suites For Fourth Consecutive Year
finance.yahoo.com - June 12 at 7:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Sophos Group Plc : June 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 12 at 7:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSophos Group Plc :SOPH-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : June 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 9 at 8:10 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSophos Group Plc :SOPH-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended March 31, 2017 : June 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 9 at 8:10 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCRN Names Eight Leaders From Sophos as 2017 Women of the Channel
finance.yahoo.com - June 9 at 12:00 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSophos Group PLC (SOPH) Receives Buy Rating from Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 8 at 9:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSophos Group PLC's (SOPH) "Add" Rating Reaffirmed at Numis Securities Ltd
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 1 at 9:18 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSophos Group PLC (SOPH) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 31 at 7:50 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSophos Group PLC (SOPH) Stock Rating Upgraded by Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 30 at 10:42 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSophos Group PLC (SOPH) Insider Sells £510,829.20 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 30 at 7:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSophos Group PLC (SOPH) Insider Kris Hagerman Sells 364,753 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 30 at 7:14 AM
bloomberg.com logoU.K. Financial Software Firm Alfa Jumps 30% on London Debut
www.bloomberg.com - May 28 at 12:41 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of SOPH.L earnings conference call or presentation 17-May-17 8:30am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 23 at 7:19 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWannaCry attack is good business for cyber security firms
finance.yahoo.com - May 20 at 5:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Selling: Sophos Ltd (SOPH) Insider Sells 56,428 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 19 at 10:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSophos Ltd (SOPH) Rating Reiterated by Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 18 at 8:26 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSophos Ltd (SOPH) Price Target Raised to GBX 430
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 18 at 5:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSophos Ltd (SOPH) Announces Dividend Increase - $0.03 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 17 at 3:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSophos Surges as Global Cyberattack Puts Ransomware Product In Focus
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 9:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] WannaCry boost for cyber security stocks could prove shortlived
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 9:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Sophos: held to ransom
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 9:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSophos Group plc: Results for the year-ended 31 March 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 9:14 AM
News IconCybersecurity stocks are rallying after the global ransomware attack
www.businessinsider.com - May 16 at 7:52 PM
bizjournals.com logoAt 30+% CAGR, Mobile Encryption Market Potentially Worth $2,917.9 Million by 2022 Led by Cloud Encryption Application
www.bizjournals.com - May 15 at 9:15 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCyber Security Stocks Surge In London Following Global Ransomware Attack
finance.yahoo.com - May 15 at 9:15 AM
marketwatch.com logoMobile Encryption Market Worth 2,917.9 Million USD by 2022
www.marketwatch.com - May 10 at 8:17 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSophos Ltd (SOPH) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 6 at 12:35 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSophos Boosts Server Protection Products with Next-Gen Anti-Ransomware CryptoGuard Technology
finance.yahoo.com - April 19 at 9:11 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSophos Group PLC (SOPH) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 11 at 12:43 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSophos Group PLC (SOPH) Earns "Sell" Rating from Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 8 at 7:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSophos Group PLC (SOPH) Given New GBX 380 Price Target at Citigroup Inc
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 8 at 4:15 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSophos Group PLC (SOPH) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 8 at 2:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSophos Group PLC Trade Update and Notice of Final Results
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 12:43 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Sophos boosted by higher demand for cyber security services
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 12:43 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Sophos: cyber whizz rosy
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 12:43 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSophos Group PLC (SOPH) Given New GBX 360 Price Target at JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 1:22 PM
morningstar.co.uk logoTOP NEWS: Sophos To Beat Expectations As Billings Grow By 18%
www.morningstar.co.uk - April 4 at 8:39 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSophos Group PLC (SOPH) Now Covered by Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 4 at 5:22 AM
reuters.com logoFinjan gets settlement from Sophos in cybersecurity patent fight
www.reuters.com - April 4 at 12:39 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Finjan holdings units enters into an omnibus agreement with Sophos Group
www.reuters.com - April 3 at 7:39 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSophos Group PLC (SOPH) Coverage Initiated at Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 29 at 11:41 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSophos Group PLC's (SOPH) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Citigroup Inc
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 26 at 3:34 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSophos Group PLC (SOPH) Insider Buys £7,566,752.16 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 21 at 10:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSophos Announces Unified Security and Control for Mobile Devices, Laptops and IoT devices with Sophos Mobile 7 Enterprise Mobile Management Solution
finance.yahoo.com - February 27 at 9:11 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoFive Sophos Executives Recognized as 2017 CRN Channel Chiefs
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 9:59 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSophos sustained momentum in Q3; strong cash generation
finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 5:05 AM
wsj.com logo[$$] Sophos to Acquire Malware Foe Invincea
www.wsj.com - February 9 at 5:05 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoIT security firm Sophos rises after $100 mln Invincea deal
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 8 at 6:12 AM

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