Spirent Communications Plc Company Profile (LON:SPT)

About Spirent Communications Plc

Spirent Communications Plc logoSpirent Communications plc (Spirent) is a provider of test methodologies and solutions for data communications. The Company operates through three segments: 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 and in the live network. The Wireless & Service Positioning segment develops test systems for functional and performance testing of fourth generation (4G) long term evolution (LTE) mobile devices, services, connected devices and satellite positioning devices, and for the measurement of the user experience of services on live networks. The Service Assurance segment provides systems for mobile device management, device analytics and intelligence solutions for mobile operators.

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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: SPT
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $1.32
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $99.06
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $88.29
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 72 - GBX 106
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 42.00
  • P/E Growth: 2.10
  • Market Cap: $641.13M
  • Outstanding Shares: 610,599,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Spirent Communications Plc (LON:SPT) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 7 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.22)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 92.22

Analysts' Ratings History for Spirent Communications Plc (LON:SPT)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/31/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHoldGBX 90View Rating Details
1/20/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Boost Price TargetNeutralGBX 76 -> GBX 103View Rating Details
1/10/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual weightGBX 74View Rating Details
11/8/2016Numis Securities LtdDowngradeHoldGBX 105 -> GBX 90View Rating Details
11/3/2016N+1 SingerReiterated RatingBuyGBX 103View Rating Details
8/10/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutralGBX 82 -> GBX 95View Rating Details
8/2/2016Panmure GordonBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 120 -> GBX 129View Rating Details
6/7/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHoldGBX 76View Rating Details
5/20/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
12/22/2015Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqualwt/In-LineGBX 70View Rating Details
11/6/2015Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHoldGBX 71View Rating Details
11/5/2015InvestecReiterated RatingHoldGBX 80View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/23/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Spirent Communications Plc (LON:SPT)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
3/2/2017ListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Spirent Communications Plc (LON:SPT)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.06 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Spirent Communications Plc (LON:SPT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/2/2016GBX 1.271.48%8/11/20168/11/20169/9/2016
2/25/2016GBX 1.591.94%3/3/20163/3/20165/6/2016
8/5/2015GBX 1.081.33%8/13/20158/13/20159/11/2015
7/31/2014GBX 0.990.95%8/6/20148/6/20149/12/2014
2/27/2014GBX 1.201.12%3/5/20143/5/20144/25/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Spirent Communications Plc (LON:SPT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
1/24/2017Eric G HutchinsonInsiderBuy254GBX 99£251.46
12/28/2016Eric G HutchinsonInsiderBuy256GBX 98£250.88
11/24/2016Eric G HutchinsonInsiderBuy314GBX 79£248.06
10/24/2016Eric G HutchinsonInsiderBuy306GBX 82£250.92
9/27/2016Eric G HutchinsonInsiderBuy586GBX 79£462.94
8/24/2016Hutchinson,Eric GInsiderBuy278GBX 90£250.20
7/25/2016Whiting,RachelInsiderBuy147GBX 85£124.95
6/29/2016Maxwell,TomInsiderBuy20,000GBX 77£15,400
5/24/2016Hutchinson,Eric GInsiderBuy606GBX 80£484.80
4/25/2016Hutchinson,Eric GInsiderBuy306GBX 82£250.92
3/24/2016Hutchinson,Eric GInsiderBuy282GBX 88£248.16
3/2/2016Whiting,RachelInsiderBuy5,759GBX 87£5,010.33
2/29/2016Silver,Jonathan CInsiderBuy40,000GBX 85£34,000
2/26/2016Hutchinson,Eric GInsiderBuy297,464GBX 84£249,869.76
2/24/2016Whiting,RachelInsiderBuy167GBX 75£125.25
1/25/2016Whiting,RachelInsiderBuy185GBX 68£125.80
12/24/2015Whiting,RachelInsiderBuy181GBX 69£124.89
11/24/2015Hutchinson,Eric GInsiderBuy362GBX 69£249.78
11/6/2015Walker,AlexanderInsiderBuy50,000GBX 69£34,500
11/5/2015Silver,Jonathan CInsiderBuy30,000GBX 68£20,400
10/27/2015Whiting,RachelInsiderBuy166GBX 75£124.50
9/29/2015Hutchinson,Eric GInsiderBuy174GBX 76£132.24
9/25/2015Hutchinson,Eric GInsiderBuy332GBX 76£252.32
8/27/2015Whiting,RachelInsiderBuy241GBX 79£190.39
8/14/2015Hutchinson,Eric GInsiderBuy56,600GBX 81£45,846
7/27/2015Whiting,RachelInsiderBuy133GBX 94£125.02
6/25/2015Hutchinson,Eric GInsiderBuy262GBX 0.96GBX 251.52
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Spirent Communications Plc (LON:SPT)
DateHeadline
News IconSpirent offers DX3-200GO-P2 200 Gigabit Ethernet Test System (LON:SPT)
www.lightwaveonline.com - February 17 at 7:24 PM
News IconSpirent Announces the World's First 200G Ethernet Test System to Meet the Insatiable Demand for Bandwidth (LON:SPT)
businesswireindia.com - February 17 at 7:24 PM
4-traders.com logoSpirent Communications : Extends Security and Performance Testing Leadership with CyberFlood Update (LON:SPT)
www.4-traders.com - February 14 at 6:29 AM
News IconStock Check: Reviewing the Numbers for Spirent Communications Plc. (SPT.L) - Rives Journal (LON:SPT)
rivesjournal.com - February 13 at 8:07 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSpirent Extends Security and Performance Testing Leadership with CyberFlood Update (LON:SPT)
finance.yahoo.com - February 13 at 8:07 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSpirent Highlights Expanded Security Focus at RSA 2017 (LON:SPT)
finance.yahoo.com - February 8 at 6:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSpirent Security Experts Predict Greater Risk to Civil and Military Global Navigation Applications In 2017 (LON:SPT)
finance.yahoo.com - February 3 at 5:34 AM
News IconChart Indicators in Focus for Spirent Communications Plc. (SPT.L) - Springdale Times (LON:SPT)
springdaletimes.com - February 1 at 6:04 AM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoSpirent Communications Plc 8.6% Potential Decrease Indicated by Liberum Capital - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:SPT)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - February 1 at 6:04 AM
4-traders.com logoSpirent Communications : Jan 11, 2017Faster, more accurate GPS/GNSS receiver validation now possible with new Spirent automation software (LON:SPT)
www.4-traders.com - January 12 at 10:39 PM
News IconRating Buzzer: Spirent Communications (LON:SPT) Neutral Rating ... - Thorold News (LON:SPT)
www.whatsonthorold.com - January 10 at 4:31 AM
News IconDirector Deals - Spirent Communications PLC (SPT) (LON:SPT)
www.youinvest.co.uk - January 4 at 3:06 AM
News IconUK Stock Mover of the Day: Spirent Communications Plc (SPT) Increases 1.11% on Dec 20 - Herald KS (LON:SPT)
heraldks.com - December 20 at 2:47 PM
News IconShares in Focus: Spirent Communications Plc. (LSE:SPT) - The Business Journal (LON:SPT)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 19 at 11:28 AM
News IconSpirent selected by China Unicom - Voice & Data Online (LON:SPT)
www.voicendata.com - December 18 at 2:07 AM
News IconVolatility Watch on Shares of Spirent Communications Plc. (LSE:SPT) - The Business Journal (LON:SPT)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 9 at 7:53 PM
News IconWhat The Charts Are Saying About Spirent Communications Plc. (LSE:SPT) - The Business Journal (LON:SPT)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 8 at 12:47 AM
capitalcube.com logoSpirent Communications Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:SPT) : December 7, 2016 (LON:SPT)
www.capitalcube.com - December 7 at 7:45 PM
News IconStock Tracker: Looking at the Numbers for Spirent Communications Plc. (LSE:SPT) - The Business Journal (LON:SPT)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 6 at 8:28 AM
capitalcube.com logoSpirent Communications Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SPT-GB : December 6, 2016 (LON:SPT)
www.capitalcube.com - December 6 at 8:28 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSpirent Receives Frost & Sullivan’s 2016 VoLTE and ViLTE Innovation Award (LON:SPT)
finance.yahoo.com - December 1 at 7:51 PM
publicnow.com logoAppointment of Two Non-Executive Directors (LON:SPT)
www.publicnow.com - December 1 at 7:51 PM
News IconTracking the Numbers for Spirent Communications Plc. (LSE:SPT) - The Business Journal (LON:SPT)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - November 29 at 5:05 AM
publicnow.com logoDemonstrating How To Develop and Deploy IoT Solutions Quickly, Efficiently, and Without Limits (LON:SPT)
www.publicnow.com - November 22 at 12:16 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Spirent Communications Plc : November 17, 2016 (LON:SPT)
www.capitalcube.com - November 17 at 7:18 PM
capitalcube.com logoSpirent Communications Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SPT-GB : November 16, 2016 (LON:SPT)
www.capitalcube.com - November 16 at 11:28 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHyundai Selects Spirent Solutions for Ethernet-in-the-Car Conformance Testing (LON:SPT)
finance.yahoo.com - November 16 at 11:28 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSpirent Responds to Carrier Demands for Actionable Intelligence (LON:SPT)
finance.yahoo.com - November 14 at 11:50 AM
tmcnet.com logoNew Tweakker tool for MVNOs to automate customer engagement services (LON:SPT)
www.tmcnet.com - November 8 at 7:31 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoADTRAN and Spirent Demonstrate the Future of User-Driven Services at MEF16 (LON:SPT)
finance.yahoo.com - November 7 at 11:44 AM
News IconFTSE 100 cautiously rises ahead of BOE's 'Super Thursday' (LON:SPT)
fixedincome.fidelity.com - November 3 at 11:53 AM
nasdaq.com logoLONDON MARKETS: FTSE 100 Cautiously Rises Ahead Of BOE's 'Super Thursday' (LON:SPT)
www.nasdaq.com - November 3 at 11:53 AM
marketwatch.com logoSpirent earnings drop; chairman Walker to retire (LON:SPT)
www.marketwatch.com - November 3 at 11:53 AM
publicnow.com logoThird Quarter Trading and Board Update (LON:SPT)
www.publicnow.com - November 3 at 11:53 AM
tmcnet.com logoTweakker Helps Improve Gamma’s Domestic Roaming (LON:SPT)
www.tmcnet.com - November 1 at 12:10 PM
capitalcube.com logoSpirent Communications Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SPT-GB : October 26, 2016 (LON:SPT)
www.capitalcube.com - October 26 at 11:01 AM
publicnow.com logoGSMA MWC 2016 Shanghai – China Mobile and Spirent Demo (LON:SPT)
www.publicnow.com - October 20 at 7:44 PM
publicnow.com logoOct 13, 2016New Tweakker Multi-APN Setup App Improves Customer Experience and Data Usage for MVNO iOS Subscribers (LON:SPT)
www.publicnow.com - October 13 at 11:17 AM
capitalcube.com logoSpirent Communications Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SPT-GB : October 11, 2016 (LON:SPT)
www.capitalcube.com - October 11 at 1:01 PM
News IconSpirent, Calient Team on Hybrid Test Beds (LON:SPT)
www.lightreading.com - September 26 at 10:49 AM
4-traders.com logoSpirent Communications : Sep 21, 2016Spirent and CALIENT partner to release the first complete orchestration and automation solution (LON:SPT)
www.4-traders.com - September 21 at 6:58 PM
News IconAvnu Alliance and Spirent Communications launch an Ethernet test solution for standardized interoperability testing of automotive networks (LON:SPT)
www.pressebox.com - September 21 at 11:33 AM
publicnow.com logoGPS Interference at Le Mans: What Motorsport Teams – and Device Developers Everywhere – Need to Know (LON:SPT)
www.publicnow.com - September 15 at 11:04 AM
publicnow.com logoSep 13, 2016New GNSS Multi-Frequency Interference Detection and Analysis Solution for Positioning, Navigation and Timing Applications (LON:SPT)
www.publicnow.com - September 13 at 12:16 PM
capitalcube.com logoSpirent Communications Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:SPT) : September 13, 2016 (LON:SPT)
www.capitalcube.com - September 13 at 12:16 PM
capitalcube.com logoSpirent Communications Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SPT-GB : September 12, 2016 (LON:SPT)
www.capitalcube.com - September 12 at 11:59 AM
publicnow.com logoTesting GPS Receiver Resilience: Spirent to Present a New Approach at ION GNSS 2016 (LON:SPT)
www.publicnow.com - September 10 at 11:37 AM
capitalcube.com logoSpirent Communications Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SPT-GB : September 2, 2016 (LON:SPT)
www.capitalcube.com - September 2 at 12:19 PM
publicnow.com logoSep 1, 2016Spirent and Huawei Complete the Highest Density 7.2Tbps Switch Line Card Forwarding Performance Tests (LON:SPT)
www.publicnow.com - September 1 at 7:23 PM
publicnow.com logoReady? Get. Set. Virtualize! (LON:SPT)
www.publicnow.com - August 30 at 10:45 AM

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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 Tuesday, August 2nd. Investors of record on Thursday, August 11th will be paid a dividend of GBX 1.27 per share on Friday, September 9th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.48%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 11th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.

Where is Spirent Communications Plc's stock going? Where will Spirent Communications Plc's stock price be in 2017?

9 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Spirent Communications Plc's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 70 to GBX 129. On average, they expect Spirent Communications Plc's share price to reach GBX 92.22 in the next twelve months.

When will Spirent Communications Plc announce their earnings?

Spirent Communications Plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March, 2nd 2017.

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 105.


Last Updated on 2/23/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff