LON:SOPH - Sophos Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 319.40 -3.20 (-0.99 %)
(As of 03/21/2019 02:10 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 322.60
Today's RangeGBX 318.40 - GBX 324.20
52-Week RangeGBX 273.40 - GBX 645.50
Volume1.46 million shs
Average Volume2.15 million shs
Market Capitalization£1.54 billion
P/E Ratio-86.32
Dividend Yield1.12%
BetaN/A
Sophos Group plc, through its subsidiaries, provides cloud-enabled end-user and network security solutions. The company offers XG Firewall, a next-generation firewall protection for network, users, and applications from new control center; SG UTM, a user interface to protect network and users; Secure Wi-Fi, a wireless access point; Secure Web Gateway for Web security; Secure Email Gateway solutions; and Phish Threat, an email phishing test simulation and training product. It also provides Endpoint Protection, a security solution for users and data; Intercept X, an endpoint security solution; Sophos Mobile, an enterprise mobility management solution; SafeGuard Encryption solution; Server Protection solution; Sophos Home, a protection solution for home computers; and Sophos Central, a synchronized security management solution. In addition, the company offers OEM solutions; professional services; SophosLabs, a threat research and intelligence center; and Public Cloud, a cloud computing solution to provide and deploy IT infrastructure, such as networks, compute capacity, storage, and databases. It serves education, healthcare, retail, finance, and banking industries, as well as governments and public sectors in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia Pacific, and Japan. Sophos Group plc was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Abingdon, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Software - Application
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorComputer and Technology
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+44-1235-559933

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£693.40 million
Cash FlowGBX 36.71 per share
Book ValueGBX 36.10 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees3,362
Market Cap£1.54 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

Sophos Group (LON:SOPH) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Sophos Group's stock symbol?

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

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

Sophos Group declared a dividend on Wednesday, November 7th. Investors of record on Thursday, November 15th will be paid a dividend of GBX 0.02 per share on Friday, December 14th. This represents a yield of 0.35%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 15th. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Sophos Group's Dividend History.

What price target have analysts set for SOPH?

11 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for Sophos Group's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 300 to GBX 750. On average, they expect Sophos Group's stock price to reach GBX 448 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 40.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Sophos Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Sophos Group?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Sophos Group in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Sophos Group.

Has Sophos Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about SOPH stock have trended somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Sophos Group earned a news sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Sophos Group's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Sophos Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Sophos Group investors own include KAZ Minerals (KAZ), Petra Diamonds (PDL), Randgold Resources (GOLD), Melrose Industries (MRO), Porta Communications (PTCM), KAZ MINL PLC/ADR (KZMYY), Sirius Minerals (SXX), NVIDIA (NVDA), Glencore (GLEN) and Hochschild Mining (HOC).

Who are Sophos Group's key executives?

Sophos Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Kristof Hagerman, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. Nicholas P. S. Bray, CFO & Exec. Director (Age 54)
  • Dr. Jan Hruska Ph.D., Co-Founder & Special Advisor to the Board
  • Dr. Peter Lammer Lammer Ph.D., Co-Founder & Special Advisor to the Board
  • Mr. Joe Levy, Chief Technology Officer

How do I buy shares of Sophos Group?

Shares of SOPH 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 Group's stock price today?

One share of SOPH stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 319.40.

How big of a company is Sophos Group?

Sophos Group has a market capitalization of £1.54 billion and generates £693.40 million in revenue each year. Sophos Group employs 3,362 workers across the globe.

What is Sophos Group's official website?

The official website for Sophos Group is http://www.sophos.com.

How can I contact Sophos Group?

Sophos Group's mailing address is The Pentagon, Abingdon Science Park, ABINGDON, OX14 3YP, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1235-559933.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Sophos Group (LON SOPH)

Community Ranking:  3.4 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  380 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  179 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  559
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Sophos Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SOPH will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SOPH will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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