Severn Trent Plc Company Profile (LON:SVT)

About Severn Trent Plc (LON:SVT)

Severn Trent Plc logoSevern Trent Plc treats and provides water and removes wastewater in the United Kingdom and internationally. The Company provides clean water and wastewater services through its businesses, Severn Trent Water and Severn Trent Business Services. It operates through two segments: Regulated Water and Waste Water, and Business Services. The Regulated Water and Waste Water segment includes Severn Trent Water Limited's wholesale operations and household retail activities, and related support functions. The Business Services segment includes the Operating Services businesses in the United States, the United Kingdom, Ireland and Italy; its renewable energy business, and Severn Trent Water Limited's non-household retail business. The United Kingdom Operating Services provides contract services to municipal and industrial clients, and the United Kingdom Ministry of Defense (MOD). The United States Operating Services provides contract services to community, municipal and industrial clients.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Water Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:SVT
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: £5 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 235,570,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 2,203.33
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 2,303.65
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 2,047 - GBX 2,575
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 14.77
  • P/E Growth: 3.66
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £1.82 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.75
  • Book Value: GBX 3.92 per share
  • Price / Book: 5.41
  • Dividend Yield: 3.5%
  • EBITDA: £814.3 million
  • Net Margins: 15.46%
  • Return on Equity: 33.50%
  • Return on Assets: 3.19%
  • Average Volume: 759,768 shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Severn Trent Plc (LON:SVT)

What is Severn Trent Plc's stock symbol?

Severn Trent Plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "SVT."

How often does Severn Trent Plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Severn Trent Plc?

Severn Trent Plc announced a dividend on Tuesday, May 23rd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 15th will be given a dividend of GBX 48.90 per share on Friday, July 21st. This represents a yield of 2%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 15th. This is a boost from Severn Trent Plc's previous dividend of $32.60. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Severn Trent Plc's Dividend History.

Where is Severn Trent Plc's stock going? Where will Severn Trent Plc's stock price be in 2017?

12 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for Severn Trent Plc's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 2,000 to GBX 2,650. On average, they expect Severn Trent Plc's stock price to reach GBX 2,363.33 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Severn Trent Plc.

Who are some of Severn Trent Plc's key competitors?

Who are Severn Trent Plc's key executives?

Severn Trent Plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Olivia Garfield, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • James Mitchell Bowling, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director
  • Bronagh Kennedy, Group General Counsel, Company Secretary
  • Emma Theresa FitzGerald, Managing Director - Wholesale Operations, Executive Director
  • Andrew P. Smith, Managing Director - Business Services
  • Evelyn Dickey, Director - Human Resources
  • Anthony J. Ballance Ph.D., Director - Strategy and Regulation
  • Sarah Bentley, Chief Customer Officer
  • Martin James Kane, Chief Engineer
  • Helen Miles, Chief Commercial Director

How do I buy Severn Trent Plc stock?

Shares of Severn Trent 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 Severn Trent Plc's stock price today?

One share of Severn Trent Plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 2,122.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Severn Trent Plc (LON SVT)
Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  181 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  336 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  517
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Severn Trent 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 Severn Trent Plc (LON:SVT) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 7 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.25)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 2,363.33
Consensus Price Target History for Severn Trent Plc (LON:SVT)
Price Target History for Severn Trent Plc (LON:SVT)
Analysts' Ratings History for Severn Trent Plc (LON:SVT)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/6/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,250View Rating Details
8/31/2017MacquarieBoost Price TargetOutperformGBX 2,570 -> GBX 2,575View Rating Details
7/31/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaUpgradeOutperformGBX 2,400 -> GBX 2,650View Rating Details
7/21/2017HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,160View Rating Details
7/18/2017Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual WeightGBX 2,395 -> GBX 2,355View Rating Details
6/30/2017Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 2,190 -> GBX 2,230View Rating Details
6/12/2017Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetEqual weightGBX 2,340 -> GBX 2,550View Rating Details
5/24/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 2,280 -> GBX 2,500View Rating Details
5/24/2017Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
11/25/2016BNP ParibasReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 2,000View Rating Details
11/16/2016Citigroup Inc.UpgradeNeutralView Rating Details
10/19/2016InvestecReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
3/30/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,120View Rating Details
1/8/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 2,149.70View Rating Details
1/7/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Boost Price TargetNeutralGBX 2,290 -> GBX 2,325View Rating Details
12/1/2015Charles StanleyReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
11/28/2015JP Morgan Asian Investment Trust PlcReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 2,160View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/18/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Severn Trent Plc (LON:SVT)
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Earnings Estimates for Severn Trent Plc (LON:SVT)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $117.52 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Severn Trent Plc (LON SVT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/23/2017GBX 48.902%6/15/20176/15/20177/21/2017
11/24/2016GBX 32.601.48%12/1/201612/1/20161/6/2017
5/24/2016GBX 48.402.14%6/16/20166/16/20167/22/2016
11/26/2015GBX 32.261.47%12/3/201512/3/20151/8/2016
5/22/2015GBX 50.942.34%6/18/20156/18/20157/24/2015
11/25/2014GBX 33.961.65%12/4/201412/4/20141/9/2015
5/29/2014GBX 48.242.48%6/18/20146/18/20147/25/2014
11/26/2013GBX 32.161.83%12/4/201312/4/20131/10/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Severn Trent Plc (LON:SVT)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Severn Trent Plc (LON:SVT)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Severn Trent Plc (LON:SVT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/18/2017Emma FitzGeraldInsiderSell7,282GBX 2,237£162,898.34
6/27/2017Dominique ReinicheInsiderBuy400GBX 2,266£9,064
12/20/2016John CoghlanInsiderBuy2,270GBX 2,200£49,940
12/19/2016Kevin S BeestonInsiderBuy2,244GBX 2,213£49,659.72
5/26/2016FitzGerald,EmmaInsiderSell6,926GBX 2,272£157,358.72
3/30/2016Strank,Dr AngelaInsiderBuy224GBX 2,181£4,885.44
1/8/2016Fryett,GordonInsiderBuy35GBX 2,155£754.25
7/13/2015Garfield ,LivInsiderBuy16GBX 2,082£333.12
6/1/2015Liv GarfieldInsiderSell19,622GBX 2,210.75£433,793.37
2/5/2015Philip RemnantInsiderBuy1,400GBX 2,115.88£29,622.32
1/29/2015Andrew DuffInsiderBuy4,684GBX 2,115.90£99,108.76
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Severn Trent Plc (LON:SVT)
Latest Headlines for Severn Trent Plc (LON:SVT)
DateHeadline logoSevern Trent Plc (SVT) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts - October 4 at 2:32 AM logoSevern Trent vs. United Utilities: Water Wars - October 3 at 6:08 PM logoDoes Severn Trent Plc’s (LSE:SVT) PE Ratio Warrant A Buy? - October 3 at 1:07 PM logoSevern Trent Plc (SVT) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts - September 9 at 2:34 AM logoSevern Trent Plc (SVT) Price Target Cut to GBX 2,250 by Analysts at Deutsche Bank AG - August 20 at 3:44 PM logoSevern Trent Plc (LON:SVT) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts - August 15 at 2:38 AM logoSevern Trent Utilities Finance Plc -- Moody's affirms Severn Trent's ratings with stable outlook; assigns A3 rating to Dee Valley - August 10 at 4:15 PM logoSevern Trent Plc (LON:SVT) Earns Hold Rating from HSBC Holdings plc - July 23 at 12:34 AM logoSevern Trent Plc (LON:SVT) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts - July 21 at 11:42 AM logoSevern Trent Plc (SVT) Insider Emma FitzGerald Sells 7,282 Shares - July 20 at 1:24 PM logoSevern Trent ups guidance for business services - July 19 at 7:50 AM logoSevern Trent Still Expects FY Trading Performance In-line With Its View - July 19 at 7:50 AM logoSevern Trent Plc (LON:SVT) Lifted to "Hold" at HSBC Holdings plc - July 8 at 11:04 AM logoMorgan Stanley Boosts Severn Trent Plc (LON:SVT) Price Target to GBX 2,395 - July 7 at 6:08 AM logoUK water utility Severn Trent to sell U.S. unit for $62 mln - July 4 at 7:45 AM logoCredit Suisse Group Boosts Severn Trent Plc (SVT) Price Target to GBX 2,230 - July 1 at 8:40 PM logoSevern Trent PLC Share Price (SVT) - June 12 at 7:32 PM logoBritain's United Utilities beats profit estimates, raises dividend - Nasdaq - May 25 at 3:40 AM logo2 takeover targets set to beat the FTSE 100 in 2017 - Motley Fool UK - March 29 at 5:14 AM logo2 takeover targets set to beat the FTSE 100 in 2017 - March 27 at 8:56 AM logoSevern Trent: Trading in line with expectations - MarketWatch - January 31 at 3:44 AM logoSevern Trent Responds To Ancala Announcement - December 9 at 8:00 PM logoSevern Trent Fiscal Year Profit Rises; Turnover Up 3.2% - Quick Facts - November 24 at 11:03 AM logoSevern Trent profit up; Dee Valley backs its offer - November 24 at 11:03 AM logoWhy Severn Trent plc could be a better buy than United Utilites Group plc - November 23 at 10:59 AM logoBritain's FTSE closes off highs as utilities shares fall - November 14 at 7:55 PM


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Severn Trent Plc (SVT) Chart for Wednesday, October, 18, 2017

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