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LON:SPT

Spirent Communications plc (SPT.L) Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 244.09
-5.41 (-2.17 %)
(As of 01/27/2021 05:02 PM ET)
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Today's Range
238
Now: GBX 244.09
251
50-Day Range
254
MA: GBX 261.89
272
52-Week Range
146.81
Now: GBX 244.09
311.09
Volume1.53 million shs
Average Volume1.02 million shs
Market Capitalization£1.49 billion
P/E Ratio16.06
Dividend Yield1.70%
BetaN/A
Spirent Communications plc provides solutions to develop devices and equipment and to operate networks worldwide. The company operates through Networks & Security, Lifecycle Service Assurance, and Connected Devices segments. The Networks & Security segment develops performance and security test systems to accelerate the development of new devices, networks, and applications for high-speed Ethernet/IP, mobile, and global satellite navigation systems. The Lifecycle Service Assurance segment provides assurance systems to accelerate the turn up of new services, troubleshooting of customer, and production network problems. The Connected Devices segment develops systems for wireless connectivity. It serves communication, government, financial services, healthcare, retail, and transportation businesses. 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.
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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

1.41 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 1.0Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Telecom Services
Sub-IndustryN/A
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+44-1293-767676
Employees1,382
Year FoundedN/A

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£519.90 million
Cash FlowGBX 34.48 per share
Book ValueGBX 66.20 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Market Cap£1.49 billion
Next Earnings Date3/11/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable
GBX 244.09
-5.41 (-2.17 %)
(As of 01/27/2021 05:02 PM ET)
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Spirent Communications plc (SPT.L) (LON:SPT) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Spirent Communications plc (SPT.L)'s stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Spirent Communications plc (SPT.L)'s stock was trading at GBX 218.50 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, SPT stock has increased by 11.7% and is now trading at GBX 244.09.
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Is Spirent Communications plc (SPT.L) a buy right now?

7 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Spirent Communications plc (SPT.L) in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 3 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" Spirent Communications plc (SPT.L) stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in SPT, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Spirent Communications plc (SPT.L)?

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When is Spirent Communications plc (SPT.L)'s next earnings date?

Spirent Communications plc (SPT.L) is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 11th 2021.
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How often does Spirent Communications plc (SPT.L) pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Spirent Communications plc (SPT.L)?

Spirent Communications plc (SPT.L) declared a dividend on Thursday, August 6th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 13th will be paid a dividend of GBX 1.67 per share on Friday, September 11th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.6%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 13th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.
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Is Spirent Communications plc (SPT.L) a good dividend stock?

Spirent Communications plc (SPT.L) pays an annual dividend of GBX 4 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.70%. The dividend payout ratio of Spirent Communications plc (SPT.L) is 26.32%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What price target have analysts set for SPT?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Spirent Communications plc (SPT.L)'s stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 187 to GBX 325. On average, they expect Spirent Communications plc (SPT.L)'s stock price to reach GBX 250.33 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 2.6% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Spirent Communications plc (SPT.L)'s key executives?

Spirent Communications plc (SPT.L)'s management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Eric Updyke, CEO & Director
  • Ms. Paula Bell, Chief Financial & Operations Officer and Exec. Director (Age 54, Pay $816.7k)
  • 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
  • Mr. R. Hal Chenhall, Managing Director of PG Drives Technology (Age 68)
  • Michelle Balch, Deputy Company Sec.
  • Doug Roberts, Gen. Mang. of Lifecycle Service Assurance
  • Abhitesh Kastuar, Gen. Mang. of Cloud & IP Bus.

What is Spirent Communications plc (SPT.L)'s stock symbol?

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

How do I buy shares of Spirent Communications plc (SPT.L)?

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.

What is Spirent Communications plc (SPT.L)'s stock price today?

One share of SPT stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 244.09.

How big of a company is Spirent Communications plc (SPT.L)?

Spirent Communications plc (SPT.L) has a market capitalization of £1.49 billion and generates £519.90 million in revenue each year. Spirent Communications plc (SPT.L) employs 1,382 workers across the globe.

What is Spirent Communications plc (SPT.L)'s official website?

The official website for Spirent Communications plc (SPT.L) is www.spirent.com.

How can I contact Spirent Communications plc (SPT.L)?

Spirent Communications plc (SPT.L)'s mailing address is Northwood Park, Gatwick Road, CRAWLEY, RH10 9XN, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1293-767676.

This page was last updated on 1/27/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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