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: $1.15
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $85.66
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $82.77
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 35.10
  • P/E Growth: 1.82
  • Market Cap: $535.80M
  • 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 85.36

Analysts' Ratings History for Spirent Communications Plc (LON:SPT)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/10/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutralGBX 82 -> GBX 95View Rating Details
8/4/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual weightGBX 74View Rating Details
8/2/2016Panmure GordonBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 120 -> GBX 129View Rating Details
8/2/2016Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHoldGBX 90View Rating Details
6/7/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHoldGBX 76View Rating Details
5/20/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
2/26/2016Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingBuyGBX 105View Rating Details
1/21/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutral/NeutralGBX 79View Rating Details
12/22/2015Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqualwt/In-LineGBX 70View Rating Details
11/6/2015Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHoldGBX 71View Rating Details
11/5/2015InvestecReiterated RatingHoldGBX 80View Rating Details
8/12/2015N+1 SingerReiterated RatingBuyGBX 98View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/30/2014 forward)


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: $0.06 EPS


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
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)


Latest Headlines for Spirent Communications Plc (LON:SPT)
publicnow.com logoEvaluating Performance and Resiliency of HPE Helion Carrier Grade NFV Platform Powered by Wind River Titanium Server (LON:SPT)
www.publicnow.com - August 8 at 7:47 PM
rttnews.com logoSpirent Reports Pretax Profit In H1; 2016 Outlook Remains Unchanged (LON:SPT)
www.rttnews.com - August 3 at 10:49 AM
News IconSpirent Comm PLC : Half Year Report 2016 (LON:SPT)
www.lightwaveonline.com - August 3 at 10:49 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoNew Benchmark Studies Evaluate Enhanced Voice Services (EVS) in the Lab and Live Network (LON:SPT)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 10:49 AM
publicnow.com logoAug 3, 2016Benchmark Studies Evaluate Enhanced Voice Services (EVS) (LON:SPT)
www.publicnow.com - August 3 at 10:49 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoSpirent Introduces New Security and Performance Testing Solution for App-Aware Devices and Infrastructures (LON:SPT)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 7:54 PM
publicnow.com logoDeveloping LTE-Based Clients for First Responders (LON:SPT)
www.publicnow.com - August 2 at 12:28 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoSpirent Presented With Royal Institute of Navigation Award for Technical Achievement (LON:SPT)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - July 20 at 11:00 AM
capitalcube.com logoSpirent Communications Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SPT-GB : July 14, 2016 (LON:SPT)
www.capitalcube.com - July 14 at 4:40 AM
publicnow.com logo10 Things to Know About Ransomware (LON:SPT)
www.publicnow.com - July 12 at 12:03 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoSpirent Landslide CORE Delivers Automated Live Network Testing for UQ (LON:SPT)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - July 12 at 9:00 AM
4-traders.com logoSpirent Communications : Notice of Results (LON:SPT)
www.4-traders.com - July 7 at 7:37 PM
capitalcube.com logoSpirent Communications Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:SPT) : July 5, 2016 (LON:SPT)
www.capitalcube.com - July 5 at 12:27 PM
publicnow.com logoJun 29, 2016Spirent Launches GSS7000 Satellite Navigation Test System for Accessible, Flexible Multi-Frequency Multi-GNSS Testing (LON:SPT)
www.publicnow.com - June 29 at 7:01 AM
4-traders.com logoSpirent Communications : IoT Enables Avocado Farmer to Recover Investment in Connected Hardware in Less than Six Months by Slashing Water Consumption (LON:SPT)
www.4-traders.com - June 28 at 7:25 PM
4-traders.com logoSpirent Communications : Jun 21, 2016Spirent Announces World’s Smallest 16-bit Record and Playback System for Positioning and Navigation Testing (LON:SPT)
www.4-traders.com - June 22 at 7:29 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSpirent Announces Lumos for Automated Assurance of Hybrid Virtual-Physical Networks (LON:SPT)
finance.yahoo.com - June 15 at 9:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSpirent Introduces New Application-Powered SaaS Platform to Grade Cloud Infrastructures (LON:SPT)
finance.yahoo.com - May 24 at 9:00 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoSpirent Announces Next-Generation In-Home Wi-Fi Service Assurance Solution (LON:SPT)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 9:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoInternet of Things Community Announces its IoT Slam 2016 Virtual Conference Agenda (LON:SPT)
finance.yahoo.com - March 14 at 12:29 PM
News IconNumis Securities Ltd Lowers Rightmove Plc (RMV) to Add (LON:SPT)
farandulife.com - February 26 at 12:03 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of SPT.L earnings conference call or presentation 25-Feb-16 9:30am GMT (LON:SPT)
finance.yahoo.com - February 25 at 9:10 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoPreliminary FY 2015 Spirent Communications plc Earnings Release - Before Market Open (LON:SPT)
biz.yahoo.com - February 25 at 7:07 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoPreliminary FY 2015 Spirent Communications plc Earnings Presentation Call scheduled for 4:30 am ET today (LON:SPT)
biz.yahoo.com - February 25 at 4:30 AM
News IconSpirent, Oasis to accelerate IoT connected devices (LON:SPT)
www.financial-news.co.uk - February 14 at 1:53 PM
capitalcube.com logoSpirent Communications Plc : Overvalued relative to peers, but may deserve another look (LON:SPT)
www.capitalcube.com - February 9 at 4:06 PM
cnn.com logo6WIND Turbo IPsec Performance Certified on Hewlett Packard Enterprise ProLiant Server... - CNNMoney (LON:SPT)
money.cnn.com - February 2 at 1:41 PM
News IconSecure Application Throughput Scales Linearly from 4 to Over 130 Gbps on Bare Metal and Virtual Deployments (LON:SPT)
cloud.itbusinessnet.com - February 2 at 1:41 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo6WIND Turbo IPsec Performance Certified on Hewlett Packard Enterprise ProLiant Servers for Cost-effective Security Gateway Solutions for All Size Networks (LON:SPT)
finance.yahoo.com - February 2 at 11:00 AM
News IconSpirent mobile device intelligence report 2015 (LON:SPT)
www.totaltele.com - January 28 at 1:25 PM
capitalcube.com logoSpirent Communications Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:SPT) : January 27, 2016 (LON:SPT)
www.capitalcube.com - January 27 at 2:04 PM
capitalcube.com logoSpirent Communications Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : January 27, 2016 (LON:SPT)
www.capitalcube.com - January 27 at 4:32 AM
trustnet.com logoSpirent Comm PLC (SPT) (LON:SPT)
www.trustnet.com - January 25 at 12:48 PM
capitalcube.com logoSpirent Communications Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : January 12, 2016 (LON:SPT)
www.capitalcube.com - January 12 at 4:32 AM
capitalcube.com logoSpirent Communications Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : December 30, 2015 (LON:SPT)
www.capitalcube.com - December 30 at 4:37 AM


Last Updated on 8/30/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff