SSE Stock Price, News & Analysis (LON:SSE)

GBX 1,315 6.00 (0.46 %)
(As of 12/17/2017 07:00 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 1,315
Today's RangeGBX 1,305 - GBX 1,328
52-Week RangeGBX 1,302 - GBX 1,578
Volume7.42 million shs
Average Volume4.16 million shs
Market Capitalization£13.31 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About SSE (LON:SSE)

SSE 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric Utilities
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorUtilities
SymbolLON:SSE
CUSIPN/A
Phone+44-1738-456000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

Trailing EPSGBX 1.35
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins6.57%
Return on Equity40.09%
Return on Assets10.28%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares1,020,000,000

SSE (LON:SSE) Frequently Asked Questions

What is SSE's stock symbol?

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

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

SSE announced a dividend on Wednesday, November 8th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, January 18th will be paid a dividend of GBX 28.40 per share on Friday, March 16th. This represents a yield of 2.09%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 18th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View SSE's Dividend History.

How were SSE's earnings last quarter?

SSE plc (LON:SSE) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, November, 8th. The company reported $31.20 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $30.30 by $0.90. The company earned $12.18 billion during the quarter. SSE had a net margin of 6.57% and a return on equity of 40.09%. View SSE's Earnings History.

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

12 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price targets for SSE's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,250 to GBX 1,700. On average, they anticipate SSE's share price to reach GBX 1,535.31 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for SSE.

Who are some of SSE's key competitors?

Who are SSE's key executives?

SSE's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Alistair Phillips-Davies, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Gregor Alexander, Finance Director, Executive Director (Age 54)
  • Will Morris, Managing Director - Retail
  • Colin Nicol, Managing Director - Networks
  • Martin Pibworth, Managing Director - Wholesale
  • Sally Fairbairn, Company Secretary
  • Richard D. Gillingwater CBE, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board (Age 60)
  • Jeremy John Beeton, Non-Executive Independent Director (Age 64)
  • Katie Bickerstaffe, Non-Executive Independent Director
  • Susan Bruce, Non-Executive Independent Director

How do I buy SSE stock?

Shares of SSE 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 SSE's stock price today?

One share of SSE stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,315.

How big of a company is SSE?

SSE has a market capitalization of £13.31 billion.

How can I contact SSE?

SSE's mailing address is Inveralmond House, 200 Dunkeld Road, PERTH, PH1 3AQ, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1738-456000.


MarketBeat Community Rating for SSE (SSE)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  322 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  571 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  893
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about SSE and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

SSE (LON:SSE) Analysts' Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: HoldHoldHoldHold
Consensus Rating Score: 2.472.402.402.11
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Rating(s)
4 Hold Rating(s)
9 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
2 Sell Rating(s)
5 Hold Rating(s)
8 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
2 Sell Rating(s)
5 Hold Rating(s)
8 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
5 Sell Rating(s)
6 Hold Rating(s)
7 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,521.93GBX 1,518.67GBX 1,537.33GBX 1,522.47

SSE (LON:SSE) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for SSE (LON:SSE)

SSE (LON:SSE) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
12/7/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 1,540 -> GBX 1,450View Rating Details
12/6/2017Deutsche BankLower Price TargetSellGBX 1,300 -> GBX 1,250View Rating Details
12/1/2017CitigroupReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,327View Rating Details
11/28/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,550View Rating Details
11/23/2017Berenberg BankLower Price TargetBuyGBX 1,650 -> GBX 1,600View Rating Details
11/21/2017Jefferies GroupUpgradeBuyGBX 1,400 -> GBX 1,700View Rating Details
11/8/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingRestrictedView Rating Details
11/8/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 1,665View Rating Details
10/31/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweightView Rating Details
10/26/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,475View Rating Details
7/21/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,700View Rating Details
6/22/2017Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,522View Rating Details
5/18/2017InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,520View 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
(Data available from 12/17/2015 forward)

Earnings

SSE (LON:SSE) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for SSE (LON:SSE)

SSE (LON SSE) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/8/2017S1 2018GBX 30.30GBX 31.20GBX 1,218.41 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

SSE (LON:SSE) Earnings Estimates

No earnings estimates for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Dividends

SSE (LON:SSE) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
11/8/2017GBX 28.402.09%1/18/20181/18/20183/16/2018
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

SSE (LON SSE) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trades by Quarter for SSE (LON:SSE)

SSE (LON SSE) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/6/2017Gregor AlexanderInsiderBuy11GBX 1,319£145.09
11/6/2017Alistair Phillips-DaviesInsiderBuy9GBX 1,377£123.93
10/6/2017Alistair Phillips-DaviesInsiderBuy9GBX 1,371£123.39
9/6/2017Alistair Phillips-DaviesInsiderBuy9GBX 1,429£128.61
8/4/2017Gregor AlexanderInsiderBuy10GBX 1,405£140.50
7/6/2017Gregor AlexanderInsiderBuy11GBX 1,452£159.72
6/26/2017Gregor AlexanderInsiderSell15,418GBX 1,501£231,424.18
6/6/2017Gregor AlexanderInsiderBuy10GBX 1,492£149.20
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

SSE (LON SSE) News Headlines

Source:
DateHeadline
U.K. Consumers Probably Spared Energy Hikes Even as Prices JumpU.K. Consumers Probably Spared Energy Hikes Even as Prices Jump
www.bloomberg.com - December 13 at 11:42 AM
Innogy cuts views, citing difficult U.K. marketInnogy cuts views, citing difficult U.K. market
www.marketwatch.com - December 13 at 11:42 AM
Npower forces Innogy to cut profit outlook, shares tumbleNpower forces Innogy to cut profit outlook, shares tumble
finance.yahoo.com - December 13 at 11:42 AM
Profit from cold winters with Centrica plc & SSE plc - Motley Fool UKProfit from cold winters with Centrica plc & SSE plc - Motley Fool UK
www.fool.co.uk - December 10 at 3:45 PM
SSE (SSE) Given New GBX 1,250 Price Target at Deutsche BankSSE (SSE) Given New GBX 1,250 Price Target at Deutsche Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 10 at 1:02 PM
SSE (SSE) Price Target Lowered to GBX 1,450 at J P Morgan Chase & CoSSE (SSE) Price Target Lowered to GBX 1,450 at J P Morgan Chase & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 9 at 10:02 PM
Gregor Alexander Buys 11 Shares of SSE plc (SSE) StockGregor Alexander Buys 11 Shares of SSE plc (SSE) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 8 at 11:56 AM
Is Saga plc a falling knife to catch after sinking 20% today?Is Saga plc a falling knife to catch after sinking 20% today?
www.fool.co.uk - December 6 at 8:49 AM
PRESS DIGEST- British Business - Dec 5PRESS DIGEST- British Business - Dec 5
www.businessinsider.com - December 5 at 6:01 PM
TOP NEWS: UK Lawmakers Ask Regulator Scrutinises SSE And npower MergerTOP NEWS: UK Lawmakers Ask Regulator Scrutinises SSE And npower Merger
www.morningstar.co.uk - December 4 at 3:40 PM
SSE (SSE) Given "Neutral" Rating at CitigroupSSE (SSE) Given "Neutral" Rating at Citigroup
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 1 at 6:46 AM
TOP NEWS: Ofgem Says Energy Network Firms Face Lower Base RevenueTOP NEWS: Ofgem Says Energy Network Firms Face Lower Base Revenue
www.morningstar.co.uk - November 30 at 12:04 PM
Royal Bank Of Canada Reiterates "Outperform" Rating for SSE (SSE)Royal Bank Of Canada Reiterates "Outperform" Rating for SSE (SSE)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 29 at 12:04 AM
FTSE Pares Some Early Losses; Centrica Plunges 17 PercentFTSE Pares Some Early Losses; Centrica Plunges 17 Percent
www.rttnews.com - November 24 at 6:09 PM
SSE plc (SSE) Upgraded to "Buy" by Jefferies Group LLCSSE plc (SSE) Upgraded to "Buy" by Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 23 at 11:58 PM
SSE plc (SSE) PT Lowered to GBX 1,600 at Berenberg BankSSE plc (SSE) PT Lowered to GBX 1,600 at Berenberg Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 23 at 5:58 PM
SSE plc (SSE) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by AnalystsSSE plc (SSE) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 23 at 6:10 AM
TOP NEWS: Ofgem Closes One Investigation Of SSE But Launches AnotherTOP NEWS: Ofgem Closes One Investigation Of SSE But Launches Another
www.morningstar.co.uk - November 20 at 10:27 AM
Centrica not considering retail arm spin-offCentrica not considering retail arm spin-off
finance.yahoo.com - November 20 at 10:27 AM
Innogy to exit British retail JV with SSE in long term - CEOInnogy to exit British retail JV with SSE in long term - CEO
finance.yahoo.com - November 15 at 11:17 AM
Innogy to exit British retail JV with SSE in long term - CEOInnogy to exit British retail JV with SSE in long term - CEO
finance.yahoo.com - November 15 at 11:17 AM
Innogy cuts value of lossmaking UK retail arm npower by 480 million euroInnogy cuts value of lossmaking UK retail arm npower by 480 million euro
finance.yahoo.com - November 14 at 8:15 AM
Innogy says regularly looking at portfolio war gamesInnogy says regularly looking at 'portfolio war games'
finance.yahoo.com - November 14 at 8:15 AM
ETFs with exposure to SSE Plc : November 13, 2017ETFs with exposure to SSE Plc : November 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 14 at 8:15 AM
[$$] SSE goes low-tech to speed up London broadband speeds[$$] SSE goes low-tech to speed up London broadband speeds
finance.yahoo.com - November 14 at 8:15 AM
SSE Plc :SSE-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended September 30, 2017 : November 11, 2017SSE Plc :SSE-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended September 30, 2017 : November 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 11 at 2:03 PM
SSE Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SSE-GB : November 10, 2017SSE Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SSE-GB : November 10, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 10 at 11:16 AM
UK Household Energy Industry Set for Biggest Shake-up in a Decade - BloombergUK Household Energy Industry Set for Biggest Shake-up in a Decade - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - November 9 at 1:59 PM
Can SSE plc and Centrica plc afford to pay 6%+ dividends? - Motley Fool UKCan SSE plc and Centrica plc afford to pay 6%+ dividends? - Motley Fool UK
www.fool.co.uk - November 9 at 1:59 PM
Edited Transcript of SSE.L earnings conference call or presentation 8-Nov-17 9:00am GMTEdited Transcript of SSE.L earnings conference call or presentation 8-Nov-17 9:00am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - November 9 at 1:59 PM
Sse Plc (SSE) Posts  Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.90 EPSSse Plc (SSE) Posts Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.90 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 8 at 5:37 PM
Sse Plc (SSE) Insider Alistair Phillips-Davies Acquires 9 SharesSse Plc (SSE) Insider Alistair Phillips-Davies Acquires 9 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 7 at 12:23 PM
TOP NEWS: SSE, RWE Unit In Talks To Combine Certain British BusinessesTOP NEWS: SSE, RWE Unit In Talks To Combine Certain British Businesses
www.morningstar.co.uk - November 7 at 11:09 AM
Innogy, SSE In Advanced Talks On Combining Retail Activities In Great BritainInnogy, SSE In Advanced Talks On Combining Retail Activities In Great Britain
www.rttnews.com - November 7 at 11:09 AM
SSE and Innogy in talks to merge UK retail energy supply businessesSSE and Innogy in talks to merge UK retail energy supply businesses
finance.yahoo.com - November 7 at 11:09 AM
Best Cheap Stock in NovemberBest Cheap Stock in November
finance.yahoo.com - November 1 at 9:08 AM
TOP NEWS: Ofgem Report Sees Room For Improvement In UK Energy MarketTOP NEWS: Ofgem Report Sees Room For Improvement In UK Energy Market
www.morningstar.co.uk - October 31 at 10:02 AM
Sse Plc (SSE) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from BrokeragesSse Plc (SSE) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 29 at 5:58 AM
Sse Plc (SSE) Rating Reiterated by Deutsche Bank AGSse Plc (SSE) Rating Reiterated by Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 21 at 10:34 PM
Sse Plcs (SSE) Sell Rating Reiterated at Deutsche Bank AGSse Plc's (SSE) Sell Rating Reiterated at Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 15 at 4:00 PM
Capita plc isn’t the only bargain stock I’d consider buying todayCapita plc isn’t the only bargain stock I’d consider buying today
www.fool.co.uk - October 15 at 7:14 AM
Sse Plc (SSE) Earns Buy Rating from HSBC Holdings plcSse Plc (SSE) Earns Buy Rating from HSBC Holdings plc
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 13 at 2:32 PM
Britain asks Ofgem to devise consumer energy price cap planBritain asks Ofgem to devise consumer energy price cap plan
finance.yahoo.com - October 12 at 3:29 PM
UK energy price cap should allow headroom to protect competition - ministerUK energy price cap should allow 'headroom' to protect competition - minister
finance.yahoo.com - October 12 at 3:29 PM
UK ask regulator to set price cap to mend "broken energy market"UK ask regulator to set price cap to mend "broken energy market"
finance.yahoo.com - October 12 at 3:29 PM
Sse Plc (SSE) Insider Alistair Phillips-Davies Purchases 9 SharesSse Plc (SSE) Insider Alistair Phillips-Davies Purchases 9 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 9 at 1:24 PM
HSBC Holdings plc Lowers Sse Plc (SSE) Price Target to GBX 1,530HSBC Holdings plc Lowers Sse Plc (SSE) Price Target to GBX 1,530
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 8 at 11:16 AM
Sse Plc (SSE) Receives "Outperform" Rating from Credit Suisse GroupSse Plc (SSE) Receives "Outperform" Rating from Credit Suisse Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 8 at 10:28 AM
Sse Plc (SSE) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche Bank AGSse Plc (SSE) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 8 at 10:28 AM
Sse Plc (SSE) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from AnalystsSse Plc (SSE) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 4 at 7:20 AM

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