YouGov Plc Company Profile (LON:YOU)

About YouGov Plc (LON:YOU)

YouGov Plc logoYouGov plc is a United Kingdom-based data and analytics company. The Company's segments include Custom Research, Data Products and Data Services. Its suite of products and services include syndicated data products (YouGov BrandIndex, YouGov Profiles, YouGov Pulse and YouGov Reports); data services, including the YouGov Omnibus, and Custom Research. The YouGov Cube, its connected data library, supports all of its products and services. YouGov BrandIndex is a daily brand perception tracker. YouGov Profiles is its tool for audience profiling and segmentation for use by brand owners and the agencies. YouGov Pulse is its real-time online and mobile behavior tracker. YouGov Pulse enables brands and agencies to capture real-time and actual online consumer behavior across laptops, smartphones and tablets. YouGov Report showcases its connected data. YouGov Omnibus finds out people's opinions, attitudes and behaviors. YouGov Custom Research conducts quantitative and qualitative research.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Cyclical Consumer Goods & Services
  • Industry: Market Research
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:YOU
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: £276.23 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 105,029,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 269.74
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 270.53
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 201 - GBX 294
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 76.62
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £98.04 million
  • Price / Sales: 2.82
  • Book Value: GBX 0.74 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.55
  • EBIDTA: £9.85 million
  • Net Margins: 2.86%
  • Return on Equity: 3.86%
  • Return on Assets: 2.66%
  • Average Volume: 93,446 shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for YouGov Plc (LON:YOU)

What is YouGov Plc's stock symbol?

YouGov Plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "YOU."

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

YouGov Plc declared a dividend on Monday, October 10th. Investors of record on Thursday, December 1st will be paid a dividend of GBX 1.40 per share on Monday, December 12th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.63%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 1st. This is a boost from YouGov Plc's previous dividend of $1.00. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View YouGov Plc's Dividend History.

When will YouGov Plc make its next earnings announcement?

YouGov Plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, October, 9th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for YouGov Plc.

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

2 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for YouGov Plc's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 250 to GBX 306. On average, they expect YouGov Plc's stock price to reach GBX 278 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for YouGov Plc.

Who are some of YouGov Plc's key competitors?

Who are YouGov Plc's key executives?

YouGov Plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Stephan Shakespeare, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Alan Newman, Chief Financial Officer, Company Secretary, Executive Director
  • Richard Douglas Rivers, Executive Director,Chief Scientist
  • Roger George Parry CBE, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Ben William Elliot, Non-Executive Director
  • Rosemary Leith, Non-Executive Director
  • Nick Jones, Senior Independent Director

How do I buy YouGov Plc stock?

Shares of YouGov 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 YouGov Plc's stock price today?

One share of YouGov Plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 263.

MarketBeat Community Rating for YouGov Plc (LON YOU)
Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  64 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  81 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  145
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about YouGov 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 YouGov Plc (LON:YOU) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 278

Analysts' Ratings History for YouGov Plc (LON:YOU)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/4/2017Numis Securities LtdBoost Price TargetAddGBX 292 -> GBX 306View Rating Details
11/14/2016Peel HuntReiterated RatingAddGBX 250View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for YouGov Plc (LON:YOU)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by


Earnings Estimates for YouGov Plc (LON:YOU)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $7.90 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for YouGov Plc (LON YOU)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
10/10/2016GBX 1.400.63%12/1/201612/1/201612/12/2016
10/12/2015GBX 10.86%12/3/201512/3/201512/14/2015
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for YouGov Plc (LON:YOU)
Insider Trades by Quarter for YouGov Plc (LON:YOU)
Insider Trades by Quarter for YouGov Plc (LON:YOU)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/20/2017Doug RiversInsiderSell250,000GBX 254£635,000
7/14/2017Doug RiversInsiderSell250,000GBX 260£650,000
6/14/2017Alan NewmanInsiderSell128,218GBX 275£352,599.50
4/20/2017Roger ParryInsiderBuy1,739GBX 288£5,008.32
6/13/2016Rivers,DougInsiderSell490,000GBX 180£882,000
5/16/2016Rivers,DougInsiderSell10,000GBX 170£17,000
4/13/2016Jones,NickInsiderBuy3,650GBX 137£5,000.50
1/8/2016Shakespeare,StephanInsiderSell750,000GBX 144£1,080,000
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for YouGov Plc (LON:YOU)
Latest Headlines for YouGov Plc (LON:YOU)
DateHeadline logoLittle Miss Muffet Was Onto Something: 71% Of Americans Love Cottage Cheese - September 6 at 1:39 AM logoSocial-ology 101: 73% of Teachers Think Social Media and Texting ... - PR Newswire (press release) - September 1 at 11:38 AM logoAquarium Says US Pet Insurance Voluntary Employee Benefits Set ... - Benzinga - August 25 at 6:06 PM logo2 ‘outstanding’ growth stocks I’d dump today - August 4 at 10:15 AM logoYouGov Full-Year Results To Be Ahead Of Previous Expectations - August 4 at 10:15 AM logoYouGov Riding High on Back of Picking May’s Election Shock - August 4 at 10:15 AM logo[$$] Most Brexiters say economic damage is a 'price worth paying' - August 2 at 9:00 AM logoDIRECTOR DEALINGS: YouGov's Chief Scientist Sells For GBP635,000 - July 21 at 3:38 PM logoBritish Exporters Aren't Making Plans for Brexit - Bloomberg - July 21 at 8:57 AM logoDoug Rivers Sells 250,000 Shares of YouGov Plc (YOU) Stock - July 21 at 7:09 AM logoYouGov Plc (LON:YOU) Insider Sells £650,000 in Stock - July 18 at 7:42 AM logoMerkel's Re-Election Race Tightens in German Forecasting Model - Bloomberg - June 15 at 9:25 PM logoYouGov Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:YOU) : June 15, 2017 - June 15 at 9:25 PM logoYouGov Plc (YOU) Insider Alan Newman Sells 128,218 Shares - June 15 at 1:20 PM logoYouGov Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : YOU-GB : June 14, 2017 - June 14 at 4:28 PM logoU.K. Pollsters Put Their Misses — And Hits — Down to Turnout - June 10 at 3:53 AM logoConservatives have 7-point edge in YouGov's final U.K. election projection - June 8 at 2:16 AM logoLabour Privately Preparing for a U.K. Election Defeat - June 7 at 1:27 AM logoMay Deploys Johnson to Labour Heartland in Last Days of U.K. Election - Bloomberg - June 6 at 3:12 AM logoMay’s U.K. Election Gamble Imperiled - June 3 at 2:52 AM logoNew Alcon survey reveals that people are happier, more satisfied with their lives after cataract surgery - June 3 at 2:52 AM logoMay's Decision to Skip TV Debate Slammed by Party Leaders - Bloomberg - June 2 at 8:01 AM logoWhat to Expect on U.K. Election Night: Your Hour-by-Hour Guide - Bloomberg - June 2 at 8:01 AM logoPound in Thrall to Election Projections as Market Jitters Rise - Bloomberg - June 2 at 8:01 AM logoMay Campaign Adviser Messina Hits Back Over YouGov Poll - Bloomberg - June 2 at 8:01 AM logoThe Most Interesting Poll in Britain Right Now - June 2 at 8:01 AM logo[$$] May’s U.K. Election Gamble Imperiled - June 2 at 8:01 AM logoEuropean stocks break 5-day losing run with oil, U.K. election in focus - June 1 at 5:50 AM logoMay Campaign Adviser Messina Hits Back Over YouGov Poll - June 1 at 5:50 AM logoTheresa May could lose majority in U.K. election, pollster finds - May 31 at 11:28 AM logoWhat is the YouGov model which estimates UK PM May could lose majority? - May 31 at 11:28 AM logoHere's What Market Analysts Are Saying About U.K. Election Polls - May 31 at 11:28 AM logoWhat Would It Take for Jeremy Corbyn to Win the U.K. Election? - May 30 at 3:15 PM logoUK PM May's lead narrows after Manchester attack placing landslide win in doubt - May 28 at 7:40 AM logo[$$] Theresa May Loses Ground in Poll Before U.K. Election - May 27 at 6:55 AM logoPound Falls as Theresa May Loses Ground in U.K. Election Race - May 26 at 9:08 AM logoPound Falls on Tighter Polls as Traders Wake Up to Election Risk - May 26 at 9:08 AM logoU.K. stocks rise for 2nd day as election poll weighs on pound - May 23 at 8:04 AM logo[$$] U.K. Prime Minister Backtracks on Manifesto Pledge After Dip in Opinion Polls - May 23 at 8:04 AM logoYouGov Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : YOU-GB : May 17, 2017 - May 17 at 8:07 AM logoLondon Swinging to May Less Than Rest of Britain, Poll Suggests - Bloomberg - May 12 at 3:20 PM logoLondon Swinging to May Less Than Rest of Britain, Poll Suggests - May 10 at 9:13 AM logoU.K.'s Local Votes Offer First Clues to May's Electoral Fortunes - May 4 at 12:07 AM logoMay Promises No Increase in VAT, Hints at Other Tax Rises - April 30 at 4:34 PM logoWhat's Done Is Done But U.K. Is Starting to Regret Brexit - Bloomberg - April 27 at 11:27 AM logoEverything That Pollsters Could Get Wrong in U.K. Snap Election - Bloomberg - April 25 at 7:42 PM logoPollsters Look for Clues in French Success With More Votes Near - April 24 at 7:07 PM logoRoger Parry Buys 1,739 Shares of YouGov Plc (YOU) Stock - April 24 at 7:09 AM logoIt's Dark Days of 1980s Again for British Opposition Party - April 21 at 1:27 AM logoThese Charts Explain Why May Is Seeking Another U.K. Election - April 18 at 7:53 PM


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YouGov Plc (YOU) Chart for Friday, September, 22, 2017

This page was last updated on 9/22/2017 by Staff