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Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
Chicago 'mansion' tax to fund homeless services stuck in legal limbo while on the ballot
Norway's hospitalized king gets a pacemaker in Malaysia after falling ill during vacation
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
Sports analytics may be outnumbered when it comes to artificial intelligence
Head Start preschools aim to fight poverty, but their teachers struggle to make ends meet
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
South Korean doctors hold massive anti-government rally over medical school recruitment plan
What to watch for as China's major political meeting of the year gets underway
S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
Lawyers who successfully argued Musk pay package was illegal seek $5.6 billion in Tesla stock
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
Chicago 'mansion' tax to fund homeless services stuck in legal limbo while on the ballot
Norway's hospitalized king gets a pacemaker in Malaysia after falling ill during vacation
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
Sports analytics may be outnumbered when it comes to artificial intelligence
Head Start preschools aim to fight poverty, but their teachers struggle to make ends meet
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
South Korean doctors hold massive anti-government rally over medical school recruitment plan
What to watch for as China's major political meeting of the year gets underway
S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
Lawyers who successfully argued Musk pay package was illegal seek $5.6 billion in Tesla stock
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
Chicago 'mansion' tax to fund homeless services stuck in legal limbo while on the ballot
Norway's hospitalized king gets a pacemaker in Malaysia after falling ill during vacation
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
Sports analytics may be outnumbered when it comes to artificial intelligence
Head Start preschools aim to fight poverty, but their teachers struggle to make ends meet
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
South Korean doctors hold massive anti-government rally over medical school recruitment plan
What to watch for as China's major political meeting of the year gets underway
LON:SSE

SSE (SSE) Share Price, News & Analysis

GBX 1,642
+16.50 (+1.02%)
(As of 03/1/2024 ET)
Today's Range
1,629.62
1,654
50-Day Range
1,547
1,883.50
52-Week Range
1,485
1,932.50
Volume
1.71 million shs
Average Volume
4.24 million shs
Market Capitalization
£17.90 billion
P/E Ratio
3,098.11
Dividend Yield
5.36%
Price Target
GBX 2,029

SSE MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.83 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
23.6% Upside
GBX 2,029 Price Target
Short Interest
N/A
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.04mentions of SSE in the last 14 days
Based on 9 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
£7,044 Bought Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
N/A

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

1.28 out of 5 stars


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About SSE Stock (LON:SSE)

SSE plc engages in the generation, transmission, distribution, and supply of electricity. It generates electricity from water, gas, coal, oil, and multi fuel. The company distributes electricity to approximately 3.8 million homes and businesses across the north of the central belt of Scotland and central southern England; and owns, operates, and develops high voltage electricity transmission system in the north of Scotland and remote islands. It also produces, stores, distributes, and supplies gas. In addition, it engages in the electricity and utility contracting, telecommunications, energy trading, insurance, and property holding businesses, as well as provides maintenance services. The company was formerly known as Scottish and Southern Energy plc and changed its name to SSE plc in September 2011. SSE plc was incorporated in 1989 and is based in Perth, the United Kingdom.

SSE Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
6/17/2020
Ex-Dividend for 3/8 Dividend
1/11/2024
Today
3/02/2024
Dividend Payable
3/08/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Sector
Utilities
Industry
Utilities - Diversified
Sub-Industry
N/A
CIK
N/A
Fax
N/A
Employees
12,180
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
GBX 2,029
High Stock Price Target
GBX 2,300
Low Stock Price Target
GBX 1,620
Potential Upside/Downside
+23.6%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.83
Research Coverage
6 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
£578.40 million
Pretax Margin
N/A

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
£11.65 billion
Cash Flow
GBX 26.01 per share
Book Value
GBX 746 per share

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares
1,090,000,000
Free Float
N/A
Market Cap
£17.90 billion
Optionable
Not Optionable
Beta
0.57
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Key Executives

  • Mr. Alistair Phillips-Davies (Age 57)
    CEO & Executive Director
    Comp: $4.63M
  • Mr. Gregor Alexander (Age 61)
    Executive Officer
    Comp: $3.23M
  • Mr. Martin Pibworth
    Chief Commercial Officer & Executive Director
  • Mr. Barry O'regan
    CFO & Executive Director
  • Mr. Anthony Keeling
    COO & Co-Head of Retail
  • Ms. Elizabeth Anne Tanner
    General Counsel & Company Secretary
  • Mr. John Stewart
    Director of Human Resources
  • Mr. Robert McDonald
    Managing Director of SSEN Transmission
  • Mr. Sam Peacock
    Managing Director of Corporate Affairs, Regulation & Strategy
  • Mr. Neil Kirkby (Age 60)
    Managing Director of Enterprise














SSE Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell SSE stock right now?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for SSE in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" SSE shares.
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What is SSE's stock price target for 2024?

6 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for SSE's stock. Their SSE share price targets range from GBX 1,620 to GBX 2,300. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach GBX 2,029 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 23.6% from the stock's current price.
View analysts price targets for SSE
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How have SSE shares performed in 2024?

SSE's stock was trading at GBX 1,856 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, SSE shares have decreased by 11.5% and is now trading at GBX 1,642.
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How were SSE's earnings last quarter?

SSE plc (LON:SSE) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, June, 17th. The company reported $83.60 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $82.50 by $1.10. SSE had a net margin of 4.96% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 7.07%.

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

SSE declared a dividend on Friday, November 15th. Investors of record on Thursday, January 11th will be paid a dividend of GBX 20 per share on Friday, March 8th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.17%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 11th. The official announcement can be seen at this link.
Read our dividend analysis for SSE
.

Is SSE a good dividend stock?

SSE (LON:SSE) pays an annual dividend of GBX 88 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 5.56%. SSE has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio is 16,603.77%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable.
Read our dividend analysis for SSE.

What other stocks do shareholders of SSE own?
How do I buy shares of SSE?

Shares of SSE stock 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.
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This page (LON:SSE) was last updated on 3/3/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff