Spirent Communications plc enables service provider networks, data centers, enterprise information technology (IT), mobile communications, connected vehicles or the Internet of Things to communicate and collaborate. The Company's segments include Networks & Applications, Wireless & Service Positioning and Service Assurance. The Networks & Applications segment develops solutions for functional, performance and security testing of various networks and applications that simulate real-world conditions in the lab, before a commercial launch. The Wireless & Service Positioning segment provides functional and performance test systems that enable customers to develop smartphones and other wireless connected devices, as well as positioning, navigation and timing systems for military, research and other high-precision applications. The Service Assurance segment provides solutions to enable service providers to turn-up new services, and diagnose and troubleshoot network and customer issues.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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- Industry: N/A
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- Symbol: LON:SPT
- CUSIP: N/A
- Web: N/A
- Market Cap: £749.51 million
- Outstanding Shares: 610,599,000
- 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 119.34
- 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 102.25
- 52 Week Range: GBX 72 - GBX 130.25
Sales & Book Value:
- Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
- P/E Growth: 0.00
- Annual Revenue: £457.9 million
- Price / Sales: 1.64
- Book Value: GBX 0.56 per share
- Price / Book: 2.19
- Average Volume: 1.32 million shs.
Frequently Asked Questions for Spirent Communications Plc (LON:SPT)
What is Spirent Communications Plc's stock symbol?
Spirent Communications Plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "SPT."
How often does Spirent Communications Plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Spirent Communications Plc?
Spirent Communications Plc announced a dividend on Thursday, March 2nd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 9th will be given a dividend of GBX 1.80 per share on Friday, May 5th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.71%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 9th. This is a positive change from Spirent Communications Plc's previous dividend of $1.27. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Spirent Communications Plc's Dividend History.
Where is Spirent Communications Plc's stock going? Where will Spirent Communications Plc's stock price be in 2017?
10 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Spirent Communications Plc's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 76 to GBX 145. On average, they expect Spirent Communications Plc's share price to reach GBX 115 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Spirent Communications Plc.
Who are some of Spirent Communications Plc's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Spirent Communications Plc include Bodycote PLC (BOY), AA PLC (AA), Essentra PLC (ESNT), Pagegroup PLC (PAGE), Ultra Electronics Holdings plc (ULE), Thomas Cook Group plc (TCG), PZ Cussons plc (PZC), Bgeo Group PLC (BGEO), Workspace Group plc (WKP), Ascential PLC (ASCL), Elementis plc (ELM), Hochschild Mining Plc (HOC), UNITE Group plc (UTG), Drax Group Plc (DRX), Spire Healthcare Group PLC (SPI), Lancashire Holdings Limited (LRE), Virgin Money Holdings PLC (VM) and Kennedy Wilson Europe Real Estate PLC (KWE).
How do I buy Spirent Communications Plc stock?
Shares of Spirent Communications 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 Spirent Communications Plc stock cost?
One share of Spirent Communications Plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 122.75.
Earnings History for Spirent Communications Plc (LON:SPT)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com
Earnings Estimates for Spirent Communications Plc (LON:SPT)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.07 EPS
Dividend History by Quarter for Spirent Communications Plc (LON:SPT)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Spirent Communications Plc (LON:SPT)Insider Trades by Quarter for Spirent Communications Plc (LON:SPT)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|5/19/2017||Bill Thomas||Insider||Buy||25,486||GBX 118||£30,073.48|
|4/24/2017||Eric G Hutchinson||Insider||Buy||214||GBX 116||£248.24|
|3/21/2017||Gary Bullard||Insider||Buy||10,000||GBX 110||£11,000|
|3/15/2017||Eric G Hutchinson||Insider||Buy||182,713||GBX 109||£199,157.17|
|3/10/2017||Alexander Walker||Insider||Buy||75,000||GBX 106||£79,500|
|1/24/2017||Eric G Hutchinson||Insider||Buy||254||GBX 99||£251.46|
|12/28/2016||Eric G Hutchinson||Insider||Buy||256||GBX 98||£250.88|
|11/24/2016||Eric G Hutchinson||Insider||Buy||314||GBX 79||£248.06|
|10/24/2016||Eric G Hutchinson||Insider||Buy||306||GBX 82||£250.92|
|9/27/2016||Eric G Hutchinson||Insider||Buy||586||GBX 79||£462.94|
|8/24/2016||Hutchinson,Eric G||Insider||Buy||278||GBX 90||£250.20|
|5/24/2016||Hutchinson,Eric G||Insider||Buy||606||GBX 80||£484.80|
|4/25/2016||Hutchinson,Eric G||Insider||Buy||306||GBX 82||£250.92|
|3/24/2016||Hutchinson,Eric G||Insider||Buy||282||GBX 88||£248.16|
|2/29/2016||Silver,Jonathan C||Insider||Buy||40,000||GBX 85||£34,000|
|2/26/2016||Hutchinson,Eric G||Insider||Buy||297,464||GBX 84||£249,869.76|
|11/24/2015||Hutchinson,Eric G||Insider||Buy||362||GBX 69||£249.78|
|11/5/2015||Silver,Jonathan C||Insider||Buy||30,000||GBX 68||£20,400|
|9/29/2015||Hutchinson,Eric G||Insider||Buy||174||GBX 76||£132.24|
|9/25/2015||Hutchinson,Eric G||Insider||Buy||332||GBX 76||£252.32|
|8/14/2015||Hutchinson,Eric G||Insider||Buy||56,600||GBX 81||£45,846|
|6/25/2015||Hutchinson,Eric G||Insider||Buy||262||GBX 0.96||GBX 251.52|
Headline Trends for Spirent Communications Plc (LON:SPT)
Latest Headlines for Spirent Communications Plc (LON:SPT)
Spirent Communications Plc (SPT) Chart for Wednesday, May, 24, 2017