Sse Plc Company Profile (LON:SSE)

About Sse Plc

Sse Plc logoSSE plc is engaged in producing, distributing and supplying electricity and gas, as well as other energy-related services to homes and businesses in Great Britain and Ireland. The Company's segments include Networks, which consists of electricity distribution, electricity transmission and gas distribution; Retail, which consists of energy supply, enterprise and energy-related services, and Wholesale, which consists of energy portfolio management and electricity generation, gas storage and gas production. The Networks segment is engaged in the distribution of electricity to customer premises in the North of Scotland and the South of England. Its Retail segment supplies electricity and gas to residential and business customers in the United Kingdom and Ireland. The Wholesale segment is engaged in the generation of power from renewable and thermal plant in the United Kingdom, Ireland and Europe, and the procurement and optimization of power and gas and other commodity requirements.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: SSE
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $19.27
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $1523.24
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $1527.01
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 1,369 - GBX 1,644
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 20.93
  • P/E Growth: 2.87
  • Market Cap: $15.59B
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,008,000,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Sse Plc (LON:SSE) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 8 Hold Ratings, 7 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.29)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,579.47

Analysts' Ratings History for Sse Plc (LON:SSE)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/10/2017Credit Suisse GroupLower Price Target NeutralGBX 1,550 -> GBX 1,500View Rating Details
2/10/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,420View Rating Details
2/1/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
2/1/2017Barclays PLCLower Price TargetOverweightGBX 1,765 -> GBX 1,695View Rating Details
1/30/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,650View Rating Details
1/25/2017HSBC Holdings plcUpgradeBuyGBX 1,660 -> GBX 1,740View Rating Details
1/24/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,735View Rating Details
1/16/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,612View Rating Details
1/13/2017InvestecUpgradeBuyGBX 1,500 -> GBX 1,650View Rating Details
12/2/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 1,750View Rating Details
11/29/2016BNP ParibasReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,700View Rating Details
10/31/2016Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,550View Rating Details
10/18/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingSellGBX 1,320View Rating Details
9/22/2016H2O MarketsLower Price TargetHoldGBX 1,600 -> GBX 1,550View Rating Details
8/3/2016Citigroup Inc.UpgradeNeutralView Rating Details
6/14/2016Berenberg BankReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
3/15/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
3/11/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 1,220View Rating Details
12/24/2015AlphaValueReiterated RatingReduceGBX 1,525View Rating Details
11/11/2015Bank of America CorpReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,560View Rating Details
10/7/2015Charles StanleyReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
4/1/2015WH IrelandReiterated RatingReduceView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/24/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Sse Plc (LON:SSE)
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Earnings Estimates for Sse Plc (LON:SSE)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $121.57 EPS


Dividend History for Sse Plc (LON:SSE)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
11/9/2016GBX 27.401.79%1/19/20171/19/20173/17/2017
5/18/2016GBX 62.504.1%7/28/20167/28/20169/23/2016
11/11/2015GBX 26.901.86%1/21/20161/21/20163/18/2016
5/20/2015GBX 61.803.68%7/23/20157/23/20159/18/2015
11/12/2014GBX 26.601.73%1/22/20151/22/20153/20/2015
5/21/2014GBX 60.703.9%7/23/20147/23/20149/19/2014
11/13/2013GBX 261.86%1/22/20141/22/20143/21/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Sse Plc (LON:SSE)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/6/2017Gregor AlexanderInsiderBuy10GBX 1,497£149.70
1/6/2017Gregor AlexanderInsiderBuy10GBX 1,540£154
12/6/2016Alistair Phillips-DaviesInsiderBuy8GBX 1,494£119.52
11/16/2016Katie BickerstaffeInsiderBuy677GBX 1,461£9,890.97
11/4/2016Alistair Phillips-DaviesInsiderBuy8GBX 1,580£126.40
10/6/2016Alistair Phillips-DaviesInsiderBuy8GBX 1,535£122.80
9/6/2016Alexander,GregorInsiderBuy10GBX 1,545£154.50
8/5/2016Phillips-Davies,AlistairInsiderBuy8GBX 1,552£124.16
7/11/2016Phillips-Davies,AlistairInsiderBuy8GBX 1,577£126.16
6/21/2016Phillips-Davies,AlistairInsiderSell1,925GBX 1,551£29,856.75
6/6/2016Alexander,GregorInsiderBuy10GBX 1,545£154.50
5/6/2016Alexander,GregorInsiderBuy10GBX 1,493£149.30
4/6/2016Alexander,GregorInsiderBuy10GBX 1,495£149.50
3/18/2016Bruce,SueInsiderBuy26GBX 1,461£379.86
3/10/2016Bruce,SueInsiderBuy671GBX 1,472£9,877.12
3/4/2016Alexander,GregorInsiderBuy10GBX 1,434£143.40
2/18/2016Bickerstaffe,KatieInsiderBuy1,421GBX 1,394£19,808.74
2/5/2016Alexander,GregorInsiderBuy11GBX 1,406£154.66
1/6/2016Phillips-Davies,AlistairInsiderBuy8GBX 1,513£121.04
12/4/2015Alexander,GregorInsiderBuy10GBX 1,445£144.50
11/9/2015Phillips-Davies,AlistairInsiderBuy8GBX 1,526£122.08
10/12/2015Alexander,GregorInsiderBuy42GBX 1,548£650.16
10/7/2015Phillips-Davies,AlistairInsiderBuy8GBX 1,536£122.88
9/14/2015Bickerstaffe,KatieInsiderBuy1,353GBX 1,452£19,645.56
9/8/2015Alexander,GregorInsiderBuy10GBX 1,459£145.90
8/26/2015Gillies,Crawford SInsiderBuy5,000GBX 1,429£71,450
8/7/2015Alexander,GregorInsiderBuy10GBX 1,529£152.90
7/7/2015Alexander,GregorInsiderBuy10GBX 1,577£157.70
6/29/2015Phillips-Davies,AlistairInsiderSell1,370GBX 16.13£220.98
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Sse Plc (LON:SSE)
News IconChecking the Charts on Shares of SSE PLC (SSE.L) - Rives Journal (LON:SSE) - February 24 at 8:25 AM logoSSE : Moody's Assigns Baa2 Rating To SSE's Hybrid Notes With Stable Outlook (LON:SSE) - February 23 at 8:11 PM logoSSE : SCRIP ALTERNATIVE (LON:SSE) - February 22 at 8:13 PM
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News IconStiffer competition and falling customer numbers short-circuit SSE Airtricity's profits (LON:SSE) - February 17 at 7:23 PM logoCentrica : Decline of UK's Rough storage site to raise gas import costs (LON:SSE) - February 16 at 7:45 PM logoCentrica : Decline of UK's Rough storage site to raise gas import costs (LON:SSE) - February 16 at 7:45 PM
News IconInvestor Update on Shares of SSE plc (LSE:SSE) - Benton Bulletin (LON:SSE) - February 15 at 6:13 AM
News IconTrading Radar: Checking Technicals for SSE PLC (SSE.L) - Rives Journal (LON:SSE) - February 13 at 8:05 AM logoSSE PLC 8% Potential Decrease Indicated by Deutsche Bank - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:SSE) - February 11 at 8:06 PM
News IconLooking at the Gauges on SSE PLC (SSE.L) - The Standard (LON:SSE) - February 10 at 5:03 AM logoSSE Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SSE-GB : February 9, 2017 (LON:SSE) - February 9 at 5:21 AM logoDirector Deals - SSE PLC (SSE) (LON:SSE) - February 8 at 6:17 AM
News IconSSE to Review Options for Scottish Power Station (LON:SSE) - February 6 at 8:06 PM logoSSE Wins Deals To Provide 4,451MW Of De-rated Electricity ... - RTT News (LON:SSE) - February 6 at 8:11 AM
News IconJ P Morgan Chase & Co Reaffirms "Overweight" Rating for Aviva plc (AV) (LON:SSE) - February 4 at 2:30 AM logoNpower to increase energy prices by 9.8 percent from mid-March (LON:SSE) - February 3 at 5:46 AM logoIs SSE plc's mammoth 6% yield under threat following today's update? - Yahoo Finance UK (LON:SSE) - February 1 at 6:19 AM
News IconPaypoint plc's (PAY) "Overweight" Rating Reaffirmed at JP Morgan Chase & Co (LON:SSE) - January 31 at 3:13 AM logoSSE Affirms FY Earnings Outlook - Quick Facts (LON:SSE) - January 31 at 3:13 AM logoBRIEF-SSE sees 2016/17 capex of about 1.75 bn stg (LON:SSE) - January 31 at 3:13 AM logoSSE : Trading Statement (LON:SSE) - January 31 at 3:13 AM logoUK energy supplier SSE loses another 50,000 customers (LON:SSE) - January 31 at 3:13 AM logoUK GAS-Partial shutdown at gas platform, storage site outage drive prices higher (LON:SSE) - January 30 at 8:06 AM
News IconTechnical Watch on These Shares: SSE PLC (SSE.L) - Springdale Times (LON:SSE) - January 27 at 4:10 AM
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News IconCredit Suisse Gives SSE PLC Price Target With Potential 3.2% Upside - UK Market News (LON:SSE) - January 25 at 6:11 AM
News IconSSE PLC (LON:SSE) Receives 'Outperform' Rating From Brokers At Macquarie Research - UK Market News (LON:SSE) - January 25 at 6:11 AM
News IconSSE PLC (LON:SSE) Issued With 'Outperform' Rating At Macquarie ... - UK Market News (LON:SSE) - January 25 at 6:11 AM logoSSE : *MACQUARIE RAISES SSE PRICE TARGET TO 1735 PENCE - 'OUTPERFORM' (LON:SSE) - January 24 at 3:14 AM logo[$$] Costs of UK wind farms fall by almost a third in four years (LON:SSE) - January 23 at 10:14 PM logoSSE Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SSE-GB : January 23, 2017 (LON:SSE) - January 23 at 8:24 AM
News IconCredit Suisse Retained SSE PLC (LON:SSE) As 'Neutral' - UK Market News (LON:SSE) - January 21 at 1:58 AM logoFTSE 100 shares drop as sterling gains (LON:SSE) - January 20 at 6:53 AM logoUK Stocks-Factors to watch on Jan 19 (LON:SSE) - January 19 at 1:51 AM
News IconEquity Focus: Indicator Check on Shares of SSE PLC (SSE.L) - Springdale Times (LON:SSE) - January 18 at 3:01 AM
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News IconAnalysts At Credit Suisse Reiterated Centrica PLC (LON:CNA) As Outperform (LON:SSE) - January 14 at 8:00 PM
News IconAnalysts At Investec Upgraded SSE PLC (LON:SSE) To Buy (LON:SSE) - January 14 at 8:00 PM
News IconBroker Forecast - Investec issues a broker note on SSE PLC (LON:SSE) - January 14 at 6:22 AM logoEXTRA: National Grid To Separate System Operator Role By April 2019 (LON:SSE) - January 12 at 10:49 PM logo[$$] Fox department's inward investment claims under fire (LON:SSE) - January 10 at 4:41 AM
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What is Sse Plc's stock symbol?

Sse Plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "SSE."

How often does Sse Plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Sse Plc?

Sse Plc declared a dividend on Wednesday, November 9th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, January 19th will be given a dividend of GBX 27.40 per share on Friday, March 17th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.79%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 19th. The official announcement can be seen at this link.

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

17 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for Sse Plc's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 1,220 to GBX 1,750. On average, they anticipate Sse Plc's stock price to reach GBX 1,579.47 in the next year.

When will Sse Plc announce their earnings?

Sse Plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May, 17th 2017.

How do I buy Sse Plc stock?

Shares of Sse 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 Sse Plc stock cost?

One share of Sse Plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,547.

Last Updated on 2/24/2017 by Staff