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

GBX 1,329.50
+19.00 (+1.45 %)
(As of 10/22/2019 07:59 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 1,329.50
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 1,230.81
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 1,329.50
Volume748,794 shs
Average Volume4.27 million shs
Market Capitalization£13.81 billion
P/E Ratio9.64
Dividend Yield7.84%
SSE plc engages in the generation, transmission, distribution, and supply of electricity. The company operates through three segments: Wholesale, Networks, and Retail. It generates electricity from gas, oil, coal, water, and wind. The company transmits and distributes electricity to approximately 3.7 million homes and businesses across the north of the central belt of Scotland and also central southern England; owns and maintains 132 kilovolts (KV), 275kV, and 400kV electricity transmission network; and manages 130,000 kilometers of overhead lines and underground cables, 106,000 substations, and approximately 100 subsea cables. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Diversified Utilities



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£7.33 billion
Cash FlowGBX 42.73 per share
Book ValueGBX 563.70 per share



Outstanding Shares1,038,990,016
Market Cap£13.81 billion
Next Earnings Date11/13/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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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 declared a dividend on Wednesday, May 22nd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, July 25th will be paid a dividend of GBX 68.20 per share on Friday, September 20th. This represents a yield of 6.65%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, July 25th. This is a boost from SSE's previous dividend of $29.30. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View SSE's Dividend History.

How were SSE's earnings last quarter?

Sse Plc (LON:SSE) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November, 14th. The company reported $19.60 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $13.40 by $6.20. View SSE's Earnings History.

When is SSE's next earnings date?

SSE is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 13th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for SSE.

What price target have analysts set for SSE?

12 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for SSE's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 1,100 to GBX 1,480. On average, they expect SSE's share price to reach GBX 1,264 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.9%. View Analyst Price Targets for SSE.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for SSE?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for SSE in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for SSE.

Has SSE been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about SSE stock has been trending very negative this week, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. SSE earned a coverage optimism score of -3.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for SSE.

Who are some of SSE's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of SSE own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other SSE investors own include Hawkins (HWKN), CA (CA), BlackRock (BLK), Endologix (ELGX), Aegean Marine Petroleum Network (ANW), Centrica (CNA), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), Designer Brands (DBI) and Aviva (AV).

Who are SSE's key executives?

SSE's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Alistair Phillips-Davies, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. Gregor Alexander, Fin. Director & Exec. Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. Martin Pibworth, Wholesale Director & Exec. Director
  • Mr. Anthony Keeling, COO & Co-Head of Retail
  • Ms. Sally Fairbairn, Director of Investor Relations & Company Sec.

How do I buy shares of SSE?

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 1,329.50.

How big of a company is SSE?

SSE has a market capitalization of £13.81 billion and generates £7.33 billion in revenue each year. SSE employs 20,786 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About SSE.

What is SSE's official website?

The official website for SSE is http://sse.com/.

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 (LON SSE)

Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  454 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  739 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,193
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about SSE and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SSE will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SSE will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 10/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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