Sse Plc Company Profile (LON:SSE)

About Sse Plc (LON:SSE)

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:
  • Sector: N/A
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:SSE
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: N/A
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £15.56 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,011,570,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,458.17
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,498.48
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 1,369 - GBX 1,644
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 9.75
  • P/E Growth: 5.35
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £29.04 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.54
  • Book Value: GBX 6.19 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.48
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 5.8%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £2.89 billion
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 3.54 million shs.
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Sse Plc (LON:SSE)

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, May 17th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, July 27th will be paid a dividend of GBX 63.90 per share on Friday, September 22nd. This represents a dividend yield of 4.4%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 27th. This is a boost from Sse Plc's previous dividend of $27.40. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Sse Plc's Dividend History.

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

15 analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Sse Plc's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,300 to GBX 1,750. On average, they expect Sse Plc's share price to reach GBX 1,547 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Sse Plc.

Who are some of Sse Plc's key competitors?

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 1,536.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Sse Plc (LON:SSE) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Ratings, 5 Hold Ratings, 7 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.27)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,547

Analysts' Ratings History for Sse Plc (LON:SSE)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/19/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,735View Rating Details
5/18/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,700View Rating Details
5/18/2017Goldman Sachs Group IncLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 1,528 -> GBX 1,522View Rating Details
5/18/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingSellGBX 1,300View Rating Details
5/18/2017InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,520View Rating Details
5/16/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,540View Rating Details
5/5/2017Jefferies Group LLCLower Price TargetHoldGBX 1,550 -> GBX 1,400View Rating Details
5/4/2017Citigroup IncReiterated RatingSellGBX 1,300View Rating Details
4/19/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweightView Rating Details
4/11/2017Berenberg BankUpgradeBuyGBX 1,550 -> GBX 1,650View Rating Details
3/27/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 1,695View Rating Details
3/24/2017HSBC Holdings plcDowngradeHoldGBX 1,740 -> GBX 1,620View Rating Details
2/10/2017Credit Suisse Group AGLower Price Target NeutralGBX 1,550 -> GBX 1,500View Rating Details
1/30/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,650View Rating Details
10/18/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingSellGBX 1,320View Rating Details
9/22/2016H2O MarketsLower Price TargetHoldGBX 1,600 -> GBX 1,550View 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
(Data available from 5/25/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Sse Plc (LON:SSE)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Sse Plc (LON:SSE)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $118.71 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Sse Plc (LON:SSE)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/17/2017GBX 63.904.4%7/27/20177/27/20179/22/2017
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 and Institutional Ownership History for Sse Plc (LON:SSE)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Sse Plc (LON:SSE)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Sse Plc (LON:SSE)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/5/2017Gregor AlexanderInsiderBuy10GBX 1,403£140.30
4/6/2017Alistair Phillips-DaviesInsiderBuy8GBX 1,485£118.80
3/6/2017Gregor AlexanderInsiderBuy10GBX 1,536£153.60
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)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Sse Plc (LON:SSE)
Latest Headlines for Sse Plc (LON:SSE)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoMacquarie Reiterates Outperform Rating for Sse Plc (SSE)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 22 at 10:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Power networks navigate electric car challenge
finance.yahoo.com - May 22 at 8:50 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Conservatives commit to shale gas and electric cars
finance.yahoo.com - May 20 at 6:33 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSSE Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:SSE) : May 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 20 at 6:33 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSse Plc (SSE) Rating Reiterated by Investec
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 18 at 5:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSse Plc (SSE) Earns Sell Rating from Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 18 at 5:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSse Plc (SSE) Earns Outperform Rating from BNP Paribas
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 18 at 6:02 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSse Plc (SSE) Given New GBX 1,522 Price Target at Goldman Sachs Group Inc
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 18 at 6:02 AM
rttnews.com logoSSE Plc Fiscal Year Pretax Profit Rises - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - May 17 at 7:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of SSE.L earnings conference call or presentation 17-May-17 8:00am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 7:55 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSse Plc (SSE) to Issue Dividend of GBX 63.90
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 17 at 12:48 PM
bloomberg.com logoSSE Sees 'Significant Challenges' as U.K. Price Cap Looms - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - May 17 at 9:56 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] SSE boosts profits on back of higher household energy bills
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 9:56 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] SSE: sea of troubles
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 9:56 AM
bloomberg.com logoU.K. Inflation Resumes Ascent on Air Fares, Energy Prices
www.bloomberg.com - May 16 at 8:58 AM
morningstar.co.uk logoPRESS: SSE Warns UK Energy Price Cap Must Have "Robust" Methodology
www.morningstar.co.uk - May 15 at 9:10 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Conservatives defend plans to cap UK energy bills
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 7:31 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSse Plc (SSE) Receives Sell Rating from Citigroup Inc
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 7 at 7:34 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSse Plc (SSE) PT Lowered to GBX 1,400 at Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 6 at 6:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSse Plc (SSE) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 10:44 AM
businesswire.com logoUtility Companies (Global) - Industry Report 2017: Analysis On The Top 100 Companies, Including SSE, Huaneng Power International & Nrg Energy - Research and Markets
www.businesswire.com - May 2 at 9:15 AM
bloomberg.com logoU.K. Companies Are Disclosing Gender Pay Gaps and They’re Huge
www.bloomberg.com - April 24 at 11:23 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSse Plc (SSE) Earns "Overweight" Rating from Morgan Stanley
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 5:02 PM
bloomberg.com logoU.K. Energy Industry Faults May's Election Pledge to Cap Prices
www.bloomberg.com - April 23 at 8:47 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBerenberg Bank Upgrades Sse Plc (SSE) to Buy
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 3:06 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSse Plc (SSE) Rating Increased to Buy at Berenberg Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 12:27 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: Sse Plc (SSE) Insider Purchases 8 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 10 at 7:53 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSse Plc (SSE) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 7 at 6:25 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSSE Plc : SSE-GB: Dividend Analysis : January 20th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 12:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSSE Plc : SSE-GB: Dividend Analysis : January 20th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 12:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSse Plc (SSE) Receives "Neutral" Rating from Credit Suisse Group AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 2 at 12:27 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSse Plc (SSE) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 1 at 4:42 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSse Plc (SSE) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 31 at 3:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSse Plc's (SSE) Neutral Rating Reaffirmed at JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 31 at 3:09 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSse Plc (SSE) Rating Reiterated by BNP Paribas
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 30 at 11:57 PM
marketwatch.com logoFTSE 100 hangs onto small gain as Brexit work gets underway
www.marketwatch.com - March 30 at 5:46 AM
marketwatch.com logoSSE: Lower networks profit to weigh on dividend - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - March 30 at 5:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSse Plc (SSE) Price Target Raised to GBX 1,596
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 29 at 10:21 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSse Plc (SSE) Stock Rating Lowered by HSBC Holdings plc
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 24 at 9:07 PM
morningstar.co.uk logoBig Six Energy Suppliers To Lose More Market Share Due To Price Cap
www.morningstar.co.uk - March 21 at 10:07 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoStatkraft eyes distressed assets after offshore wind exit this year
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 16 at 8:38 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoFamilies' energy bills '£800 more than they should be'
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 16 at 4:34 AM
bloomberg.com logoCentrica, SSE Drop as UK Patience Tested on Retail-Energy Fees - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - March 15 at 8:30 PM
marketwatch.com logoSSE to raise domestic electricity prices
www.marketwatch.com - March 13 at 7:39 PM
lse.co.uk logoE.ON Ups Energy Prices To Follow Most Rivals, Only SSE Left To Decide - London South East (registration) (blog)
www.lse.co.uk - March 8 at 8:11 AM
morningstar.co.uk logoE.ON Ups Energy Prices To Follow Most Rivals, Only SSE Left To Decide
www.morningstar.co.uk - March 7 at 7:50 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoE.On to raise standard energy prices by average 8.8% from April
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 7 at 9:00 AM
lse.co.uk logoPRESS: SSE Launches Investigation After Smart Meter Glitch - Sky - London South East (registration) (blog)
www.lse.co.uk - March 6 at 7:14 PM
morningstar.co.uk logoPRESS: SSE Launches Investigation After Smart Meter Glitch - Sky
www.morningstar.co.uk - March 6 at 12:22 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoSSE customer charged £33k for one day's gas after meter glitch
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 5 at 8:53 AM

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