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:
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  • Symbol: LON:SVT
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  • Market Cap: £6.08 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 239,800,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 2,403.86
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 2,294.40
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 2,047 - GBX 2,575
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 15.07
  • P/E Growth: 7.22
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £1.82 billion
  • Price / Sales: 3.34
  • Book Value: GBX 3.18 per share
  • Price / Book: 7.97
  • Dividend Yield: 2.5%
  • EBIDTA: £814.9 million
  • Average Volume: 767,023 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 paid a dividend of GBX 48.90 per share on Friday, July 21st. This represents a dividend yield of 2%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 15th. This is a positive change from Severn Trent Plc's previous dividend of $32.60. The official announcement can be accessed 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?

10 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for Severn Trent Plc's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 2,000 to GBX 2,570. On average, they expect Severn Trent Plc's share price to reach GBX 2,330 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Severn Trent Plc.

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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.

How much does a share of Severn Trent Plc stock cost?

One share of Severn Trent Plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 2,534.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Severn Trent Plc (LON:SVT) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Ratings, 4 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 2,330

Analysts' Ratings History for Severn Trent Plc (LON:SVT)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/24/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetNeutralGBX 2,280 -> GBX 2,500View Rating Details
5/24/2017Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/16/2017Deutsche Bank AGDowngradeHoldGBX 2,300 -> GBX 2,450View Rating Details
5/4/2017Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetUnderperformGBX 2,300 -> GBX 2,400View Rating Details
4/26/2017HSBC Holdings plcDowngradeReduceGBX 2,330 -> GBX 2,200View Rating Details
4/21/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 2,570View Rating Details
2/6/2017Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 2,190View Rating Details
11/25/2016BNP ParibasReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 2,000View Rating Details
11/16/2016Citigroup IncUpgradeNeutralView Rating Details
10/19/2016InvestecReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
3/30/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,120View Rating Details
3/3/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual WeightGBX 2,200View Rating Details
1/19/2016Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual WeightGBX 2,045View Rating Details
1/8/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 2,149.70View Rating Details
1/7/2016Goldman Sachs Group IncBoost 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 5/27/2015 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: $112.24 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
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's (SVT) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Beaufort Securities - May 27 at 7:36 PM logoBritain's United Utilities beats profit estimates, raises dividend - Nasdaq - May 25 at 3:40 AM logoSevern Trent Plc (SVT) PT Raised to GBX 2,500 - May 24 at 7:02 PM logoEdited Transcript of SVT.L earnings conference call or presentation 23-May-17 8:30am GMT - May 23 at 7:28 PM logoSevern Trent Plc (SVT) Raises Dividend to GBX 48.90 Per Share - May 23 at 9:30 AM logoSevern Trent Plc (SVT) Stock Rating Lowered by Deutsche Bank AG - May 16 at 6:38 AM logoSevern Trent Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SVT-GB : May 8, 2017 - May 8 at 10:50 AM logoSevern Trent Plc (SVT) PT Raised to GBX 2,400 at Royal Bank of Canada - May 7 at 5:52 PM logoSevern Trent Plc (SVT) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche Bank AG - May 6 at 9:26 PM logoSevern Trent Plc (SVT) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - May 3 at 1:09 AM logoSevern Trent Plc's (SVT) Outperform Rating Reiterated at Macquarie - April 22 at 4:38 PM logoSevern Trent Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:SVT) : April 21, 2017 - April 21 at 7:51 PM logoSevern Trent Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SVT-GB : April 20, 2017 - April 20 at 8:12 PM logoSevern Trent Plc (SVT) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages - April 7 at 7:08 PM logoSevern Trent Plc : SVT-GB: Dividend Analysis : December 02nd, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : April 4, 2017 - April 7 at 12:53 PM logoSevern Trent Plc (SVT) Receives "Neutral" Rating from Credit Suisse Group AG - April 2 at 12:27 PM 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 Plc's (SVT) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Deutsche Bank AG - March 24 at 8:31 PM logoSevern Trent Plc (SVT) Receives Average Rating of “Hold” from Brokerages - March 13 at 1:17 PM 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 logoEdited Transcript of SVT.L earnings conference call or presentation 24-Nov-16 9:30am GMT - November 24 at 7:39 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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This page was last updated on 5/27/2017 by Staff