SSP Group PLC Company Profile (LON:SSPG)

About SSP Group PLC (LON:SSPG)

SSP Group PLC logoSSP Group plc is an operator of food and beverage concessions in travel locations, operating restaurants, bars, cafes, food courts, lounges and stores in airports, train stations, motorway service stations and other locations. The Company's segments are the UK, Continental Europe, North America and the Rest of the World (RoW). The UK includes operations in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland; Continental Europe includes operations in the Nordic countries, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Luxembourg, Germany, Switzerland, Austria and Spain; North America includes operations in the United States and Canada, and RoW includes operations in Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Asia Pacific. It has business at approximately 130 airports and over 280 rail stations, and operates approximately 2,000 units in over 30 countries around the world. Its brands include both international brands, such as Burger King and Starbucks, and its own brands, such as Upper Crust and Ritazza.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Cyclical Consumer Goods & Services
  • Industry: Commercial Food Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:SSPG
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: £2.69 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 475,207,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 537.99
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 496.98
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 322.90 - GBX 571.50
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 35.66
  • P/E Growth: 2.36
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £2.17 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.24
  • Book Value: GBX 0.70 per share
  • Price / Book: 8.10
  • EBITDA: £216 million
  • Net Margins: 2.39%
  • Return on Equity: 10.71%
  • Return on Assets: 3.76%
  • Average Volume: 854,909 shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for SSP Group PLC (LON:SSPG)

What is SSP Group PLC's stock symbol?

SSP Group PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "SSPG."

How often does SSP Group PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for SSP Group PLC?

SSP Group PLC announced a dividend on Thursday, May 18th. Investors of record on Thursday, June 1st will be given a dividend of GBX 3.20 per share on Monday, July 3rd. This represents a yield of 0.68%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 1st. This is an increase from SSP Group PLC's previous dividend of $2.90. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View SSP Group PLC's Dividend History.

Where is SSP Group PLC's stock going? Where will SSP Group PLC's stock price be in 2017?

14 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for SSP Group PLC's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 410 to GBX 600. On average, they anticipate SSP Group PLC's stock price to reach GBX 491.31 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for SSP Group PLC.

Who are some of SSP Group PLC's key competitors?

Who are SSP Group PLC's key executives?

SSP Group PLC's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Kate E. Swann, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Jonathan Davies, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director
  • Helen Byrne, General Counsel, Company Secretary
  • Vagn Ove Sorensen, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • John Barton, Senior Independent Non Executive Director
  • Ian Dyson, Independent Non-Executive Director
  • Denis Hennequin, Independent Non-Executive Director
  • Per H. Utnegaard, Independent Non-Executive Director

How do I buy SSP Group PLC stock?

Shares of SSP Group 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 SSP Group PLC's stock price today?

One share of SSP Group PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 567.

MarketBeat Community Rating for SSP Group PLC (LON SSPG)
Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  272 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  222 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  494
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about SSP Group 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

Consensus Ratings for SSP Group PLC (LON:SSPG) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 9 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.07)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 491.31
Consensus Price Target History for SSP Group PLC (LON:SSPG)
Price Target History for SSP Group PLC (LON:SSPG)
Analysts' Ratings History for SSP Group PLC (LON:SSPG)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/5/2017Panmure GordonReiterated RatingHoldGBX 500View Rating Details
9/29/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingAddGBX 560View Rating Details
9/29/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 415View Rating Details
9/28/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
9/28/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 600View Rating Details
9/27/2017HSBC Holdings plcDowngradeHoldGBX 540View Rating Details
9/12/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
9/5/2017Morgan StanleyDowngradeUnderweightGBX 450 -> GBX 480View Rating Details
7/21/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Initiated CoverageNeutralGBX 512View Rating Details
7/17/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual weightGBX 480View Rating Details
7/13/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingSellGBX 410View Rating Details
7/13/2017Kepler Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 455 -> GBX 470View Rating Details
5/16/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldGBX 440View Rating Details
2/2/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuyGBX 450View Rating Details
12/1/2015NomuraDowngradeNeutralGBX 298 -> GBX 315View Rating Details
11/28/2015JP Morgan Asian Investment Trust PlcReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 340View Rating Details
11/28/2015Citigroup Inc. 3% Minimum Coupon Principal Protected Based Upon RussellReiterated RatingBuyGBX 350View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for SSP Group PLC (LON:SSPG)
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Earnings Estimates for SSP Group PLC (LON:SSPG)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $19.29 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for SSP Group PLC (LON SSPG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/18/2017GBX 3.200.68%6/1/20176/1/20177/3/2017
11/29/2016GBX 2.900.78%3/2/20173/2/20173/31/2017
5/18/2016GBX 2.500.81%6/2/20166/2/20167/1/2016
11/26/2015GBX 2.200.71%2/18/20162/18/20163/16/2016
5/21/2015GBX 2.100.69%6/4/20156/4/20157/3/2015
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for SSP Group PLC (LON:SSPG)
Insider Trades by Quarter for SSP Group PLC (LON:SSPG)
Insider Trades by Quarter for SSP Group PLC (LON:SSPG)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/6/2017Jonathan DaviesInsiderBuy23GBX 550£126.50
9/6/2017Jonathan DaviesInsiderBuy23GBX 529£121.67
7/6/2017Kate SwannInsiderBuy26GBX 475£123.50
6/6/2017Jonathan DaviesInsiderBuy27GBX 477£128.79
4/6/2017Jonathan DaviesInsiderBuy29GBX 426£123.54
3/6/2017Kate SwannInsiderBuy31GBX 408£126.48
2/6/2017Kate SwannInsiderBuy31GBX 407£126.17
1/6/2017Kate SwannInsiderBuy32GBX 387£123.84
12/6/2016Kate SwannInsiderBuy35GBX 360£126
11/8/2016Jonathan DaviesInsiderBuy37GBX 334£123.58
10/6/2016Kate SwannInsiderBuy39GBX 322£125.58
9/6/2016Davies,JonathanInsiderBuy38GBX 328£124.64
7/6/2016Davies,JonathanInsiderBuy45GBX 278£125.10
6/6/2016Davies,JonathanInsiderBuy39GBX 324£126.36
5/9/2016Swann,KateInsiderBuy43GBX 290£124.70
4/7/2016Davies,JonathanInsiderBuy42GBX 293£123.06
3/7/2016Swann,KateInsiderBuy44GBX 288£126.72
2/10/2016Davies,JonathanInsiderBuy45GBX 276£124.20
1/6/2016Davies,JonathanInsiderBuy40GBX 309£123.60
12/7/2015Davies,JonathanInsiderBuy41GBX 309£126.69
11/9/2015Swann,KateInsiderBuy42GBX 301£126.42
10/8/2015Davies,JonathanInsiderBuy40GBX 307£122.80
9/10/2015Davies,JonathanInsiderBuy43GBX 291£125.13
8/11/2015Swann,KateInsiderBuy41GBX 303£124.23
7/8/2015Swann,KateInsiderBuy44GBX 288£126.72
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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SSP Group PLC (SSPG) Chart for Sunday, October, 22, 2017

This page was last updated on 10/22/2017 by Staff

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