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

GBX 1,331 -15.00 (-1.11 %)
(As of 11/21/2017 02:15 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 1,346
Today's RangeGBX 1,342 - GBX 1,326
52-Week RangeGBX 1,335 - GBX 1,578
Volume2.48 million shs
Average Volume3.46 million shs
Market Capitalization£13.72 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

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:
  • Industry: Electric Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Sector: Electric Utilities - NEC
  • Symbol: LON:SSE
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: sse.com
Profitability:
  • Trailing EPS: GBX 1.35
  • Net Margins: 6.57%
  • Return on Equity: 40.09%
  • Return on Assets: 10.28%
Misc:
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,020,000,000
 

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 announced a dividend on Wednesday, November 8th. Investors of record on Thursday, January 18th will be given 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 plc's Dividend History.

How were SSE plc's earnings last quarter?

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

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

12 analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for SSE plc's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,300 to GBX 1,700. On average, they anticipate SSE plc's stock price to reach GBX 1,554.62 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for SSE plc.

Who are some of SSE plc's key competitors?

Who are SSE plc's key executives?

SSE plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Alistair Phillips-Davies, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Gregor Alexander, Finance Director, Executive Director (Age 53)
  • 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 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.

What is SSE plc's stock price today?

One share of SSE plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,331.

How big of a company is SSE plc?

SSE plc has a market capitalization of £13.72 billion.

How can I contact SSE plc?

SSE plc'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 plc (LON SSE)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  311 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  563 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  874
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about SSE plc 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

Analysts' Consensus Rating for SSE plc (LON:SSE)

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 3 Hold Ratings, 8 Buy Ratings, 0 Strong Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.58)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,554.62

Consensus Price Target History for SSE plc (LON:SSE)

Price Target History for SSE plc (LON:SSE)

Analysts' Ratings History for SSE plc (LON:SSE)

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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
11/21/2017Jefferies Group LLCUpgradeBuyGBX 1,400 -> GBX 1,700View Rating Details
11/9/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingSellGBX 1,300View Rating Details
11/8/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,388View Rating Details
11/8/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,540View Rating Details
11/8/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingRestrictedView Rating Details
11/8/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 1,665View Rating Details
10/31/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweightView Rating Details
10/26/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,475View Rating Details
7/31/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperformGBX 1,750 -> GBX 1,550View Rating Details
7/21/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,700View Rating Details
6/22/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,522View Rating Details
6/5/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,650View 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 11/21/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History and Estimates Chart for SSE plc (LON:SSE)

Earnings by Quarter for SSE plc (LON:SSE)

Earnings History by Quarter for SSE plc (LON SSE)

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

Earnings Estimates for SSE plc (LON:SSE)

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

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for SSE plc (LON SSE)

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

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
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

Latest Headlines for SSE plc (LON SSE)

Source:
DateHeadline
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
SSE warns of impact from lower networks profit - MarketWatchSSE warns of impact from lower networks profit - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - September 29 at 7:32 AM
EXTRA: SSE Shrugs Off Customer Losses And Margin PressureEXTRA: SSE Shrugs Off Customer Losses And Margin Pressure
www.morningstar.co.uk - September 27 at 4:53 PM
U.K. Opposition Steps Up Push to Nationalize Energy CompaniesU.K. Opposition Steps Up Push to Nationalize Energy Companies
www.bloomberg.com - September 27 at 4:53 PM
Sse Plcs (SSE) "Outperform" Rating Reiterated at Credit Suisse GroupSse Plc's (SSE) "Outperform" Rating Reiterated at Credit Suisse Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 22 at 11:30 AM
UK Regulator Ofgem Cuts Power Distributor Allowances By GBP200 MillionUK Regulator Ofgem Cuts Power Distributor Allowances By GBP200 Million
www.morningstar.co.uk - September 15 at 9:20 AM
Ofgem cuts investment amount for electricity firmsOfgem cuts investment amount for electricity firms
www.marketwatch.com - September 15 at 9:20 AM
Is There Now An Opportunity In SSE plc (LSE:SSE)? - Yahoo FinanceIs There Now An Opportunity In SSE plc (LSE:SSE)? - Yahoo Finance
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 10:19 AM
Sse Plc (SSE) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from BrokeragesSse Plc (SSE) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 9 at 4:30 AM
Uptake Of Batteries Seen As Credit Positive For National Grid And SSEUptake Of Batteries Seen As Credit Positive For National Grid And SSE
www.morningstar.co.uk - September 8 at 8:45 AM
SSE Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:SSE) : September 7, 2017SSE Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:SSE) : September 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 8 at 8:45 AM
Sse Plc (SSE) Insider Buys £128.61 in StockSse Plc (SSE) Insider Buys £128.61 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 7 at 1:46 PM
SSE Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SSE-GB : September 6, 2017SSE Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SSE-GB : September 6, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 6 at 8:39 AM
[$$] UK power distributors criticised for huge profit margins[$$] UK power distributors criticised for 'huge' profit margins
finance.yahoo.com - September 5 at 8:44 AM
SSE Launches EUR600 Million Green Bond For Renewable Investments (ALLISS)SSE Launches EUR600 Million 'Green Bond' For Renewable Investments (ALLISS)
www.morningstar.co.uk - August 31 at 10:29 AM
Barclays plc is a dividend stock I’d buy and hold for the next five yearsBarclays plc is a dividend stock I’d buy and hold for the next five years
www.fool.co.uk - August 27 at 7:07 AM
Sse Plc (SSE) Earns Sell Rating from Deutsche Bank AGSse Plc (SSE) Earns Sell Rating from Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 25 at 6:12 AM
[$$] UK electricity distributors on notice for £14m fine[$$] UK electricity distributors on notice for £14m fine
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 12:05 PM

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