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
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:SOPH
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: https://www.sophos.com/
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £2.66 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 459,641,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 550.26
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 449.78
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 203.90 - GBX 601
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £529.7 million
  • Price / Sales: 5.03
  • Book Value: GBX 0.28 per share
  • Price / Book: 20.70
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 0.7%
Profitability:
  • EBITDA: £10.6 million
  • Net Margins: -4.62%
  • Return on Equity: -19.98%
  • Return on Assets: -2.21%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 1.02 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 declared a dividend on Wednesday, May 17th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 14th will be given 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 a boost from Sophos Ltd's previous dividend of $0.01. The official announcement can be seen 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 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Sophos Ltd's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 305 to GBX 430. On average, they expect Sophos Ltd's share price to reach GBX 381 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 579.50.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Sophos Ltd (LON SOPH)
Community Ranking:  3.9 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  255 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  71 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  326
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 381
Consensus Price Target History for Sophos Ltd (LON:SOPH)
Price Target History for Sophos Ltd (LON:SOPH)
Analysts' Ratings History for Sophos Ltd (LON:SOPH)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/26/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingAddView Rating Details
7/27/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
6/26/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweightView Rating Details
6/8/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyGBX 430View 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
1/19/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 360View Rating Details
6/7/2016Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 300View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/17/2015 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
9/14/2017Kris HagermanInsiderSell10,315GBX 568£58,589.20
8/7/2017Nick BrayInsiderSell23,105GBX 479£110,672.95
7/3/2017Kris HagermanInsiderBuy1,497GBX 223£3,338.31
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
americanbankingnews.com logoSophos Ltd (SOPH) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 7 at 8:50 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSophos Expands Global Channel Program to Enable Partners to Become Cloud Security Providers
finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 9:19 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSophos Group PLC (SOPH) Insider Kris Hagerman Sells 10,315 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 14 at 10:25 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSophos Group PLC (SOPH) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 12 at 9:03 AM
lse.co.uk logoTOP NEWS: Sophos Group Raises Guidance As Billings Growth Accelerates - London South East (registration) (blog)
www.lse.co.uk - September 7 at 9:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSophos CISO Norm Laudermilch Elected to the Board of the Anti-Malware Testing Standards Organization (AMTSO) 
finance.yahoo.com - August 24 at 1:04 PM
marketwatch.com logoCloud Encryption Market Worth 2,401.9 Million USD by 2022
www.marketwatch.com - August 23 at 11:53 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSophos Appoints Clarissa A. Peterson as Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
finance.yahoo.com - August 22 at 6:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSophos Group PLC (SOPH) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 18 at 8:38 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSophos Wins Network Security Category in CRN’s 2017 Annual Report Card
finance.yahoo.com - August 18 at 7:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Selling: Sophos Group PLC (LON:SOPH) Insider Sells 23,105 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 8 at 7:28 AM
globenewswire.com logoTrading statement for the quarter-ended 30 June 2017 London ... - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - July 29 at 7:24 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTrading statement for the quarter-ended 30 June 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 28 at 8:07 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMedia Alert: Sophos Redefines Next-Gen Security at BSides Las Vegas & Black Hat USA 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 6:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSophos Group PLC (LON:SOPH) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 24 at 10:17 AM
globenewswire.com logoAt 21.7% CAGR, Encryption Software Market Size & Share Will Increase $7.17 Bn by 2021
globenewswire.com - July 11 at 7:53 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSophos Ltd (SOPH) Insider Purchases £3,338.31 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 4 at 4:26 PM
marketwatch.com logoSandboxing market Growing at a CAGR of 26.5% During 2017 to 2022 - ReportsnReports.com
www.marketwatch.com - June 28 at 1:01 AM
marketwatch.com logoSandboxing Market Worth 9.40 Billion USD by 2022
www.marketwatch.com - June 22 at 1:43 PM
bloomberg.com logoU.K. Financial Software Firm Alfa Jumps 30% on London Debut
www.bloomberg.com - May 28 at 12:41 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
marketwatch.com logoMobile Encryption Market Worth 2,917.9 Million USD by 2022
www.marketwatch.com - May 10 at 8:17 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
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
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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Sophos Ltd (SOPH) Chart for Tuesday, October, 17, 2017

This page was last updated on 10/17/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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