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Spirent Communications Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 245.18
-6.42 (-2.55%)
(As of 07/4/2022 05:18 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
376,762 shs
Average Volume
1.12 million shs
Market Capitalization
£1.50 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target
GBX 336.67

Spirent Communications MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.67 Rating Score
37.3% Upside
GBX 336.67 Price Target
Short Interest
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
News Sentiment
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
£26.41 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as 30% analysis score, 20% valuation score, 10% short interest score, 10% dividend score, 10% sustainability score, 10% news and social score, and 10% insider trading score.

2.24 out of 5 stars

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About Spirent Communications (LON:SPT) Stock

Spirent Communications plc provides automated test and assurance solutions for networks, cybersecurity, and positioning in the Americas, the Asia Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. The company operates in Lifecycle Service Assurance and Networks & Security segments. The Lifecycle Service Assurance segment provides testing solutions for 5G mobile core networks, and cellular and Wi-Fi devices in the lab, as well as diagnoses, troubleshoots, and resolves issues with production networks and services. The Networks & Security segment develops test methodologies, tools, and services for virtualised networks, cloud, and proactive security validation; and offers Ethernet/IP performance testing solutions, as well as provides navigation satellite system test and simulation solutions while addressing opportunities in the broader positioning, navigation, and timing market. The company was formerly known as Spirent plc and changed its name to Spirent Communications plc in May 2006. Spirent Communications plc was founded in 1936 and is headquartered in Crawley, the United Kingdom.

SPT Stock News Headlines

Spirent Federal Launches New Flex Power Capability
DISH Selects Spirent for 5G Core Automated Testing
Spirent Federal Collaborating with Xona Space Systems
Spirent Federal Systems Teams with Northrop Grumman
Spirent Communications 1H Pretax Profit Fell
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Telecom Services
Year Founded

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 5/10 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
GBX 336.67
High Stock Price Forecast
GBX 430
Low Stock Price Forecast
GBX 270
Forecasted Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
3 Analysts


Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
£576 million
Cash Flow
GBX 29.23 per share
Book Value
GBX 73.80 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
£1.50 billion
Not Optionable

Spirent Communications Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Spirent Communications stock right now?

3 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Spirent Communications in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Spirent Communications stock.
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What is Spirent Communications' stock price forecast for 2022?

3 equities research analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Spirent Communications' stock. Their SPT stock forecasts range from GBX 270 to GBX 430. On average, they predict Spirent Communications' stock price to reach GBX 336.67 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 37.3% from the stock's current price.
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How has Spirent Communications' stock performed in 2022?

Spirent Communications' stock was trading at GBX 276.20 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, SPT shares have decreased by 11.2% and is now trading at GBX 245.18.
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When is Spirent Communications' next earnings date?

Spirent Communications is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, August 1st 2022.
View our earnings forecast for Spirent Communications

How often does Spirent Communications pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Spirent Communications?

Spirent Communications announced a dividend on Thursday, March 10th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, March 17th will be paid a dividend of GBX 3.34 per share on Tuesday, May 10th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.48%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 17th. This is a boost from Spirent Communications's previous dividend of GBX 1.72. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.
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Is Spirent Communications a good dividend stock?

Spirent Communications(LON:SPT) pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.06 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.01%. The dividend payout ratio of Spirent Communications is 0.52%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
View Spirent Communications' dividend history.

Who are Spirent Communications' key executives?

Spirent Communications' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Eric Updyke, CEO & Director
  • Ms. Paula Bell CGMA, FCMA, Chief Financial & Operations Officer and Exec. Director (Age 55, Pay $931.3k)
  • Mr. David Larson, CTO and GM of Cloud & IP
  • Mr. Angus Iveson, Company Sec. & Gen. Counsel
  • Mr. Nigel Wright, Exec. VP of Marketing, Strategy & Corp. Devel.
  • Mr. Manuel Zepeda, Exec. VP of Global Sales & Services
  • Ms. Ann Menard, Global Head of HR
  • Mr. R. Hal Chenhall, Managing Director of PG Drives Technology (Age 69)
  • Mr. Rob VanBrunt, Exec. VP of Spirent's Office of Bus. Excellence
  • Mr. Jim Klaassen, Sr. VP of Global Operations

What other stocks do shareholders of Spirent Communications own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Spirent Communications investors own include Anglo American (AAL), Hastings Group Holdings plc (HSTG.L) (HSTG), Renishaw (RSW), Rotork (ROR), Hiscox (HSX), Anglo American (NGLOY), DiamondCorp (DCP), discoverIE Group (DSCV), Polar Capital (POLR) and Rio Tinto Group (RIO).

What is Spirent Communications' stock symbol?

Spirent Communications trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "SPT."

How do I buy shares of Spirent Communications?

Shares of SPT 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.
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What is Spirent Communications' stock price today?

One share of SPT stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 245.18.

How much money does Spirent Communications make?

Spirent Communications (LON:SPT) has a market capitalization of £1.50 billion and generates £576 million in revenue each year.

How many employees does Spirent Communications have?

Spirent Communications employs 1,568 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Spirent Communications?

Spirent Communications' mailing address is Northwood Park, Gatwick Road, CRAWLEY, RH10 9XN, United Kingdom. The official website for Spirent Communications is www.spirent.com. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1293-767676.

This page (LON:SPT) was last updated on 7/4/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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