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: £341.34 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 105,029,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 284.82
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 276.04
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 215.25 - GBX 327
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 94.18
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £98.04 million
  • Price / Sales: 3.48
  • Book Value: GBX 0.74 per share
  • Price / Book: 4.39
  • EBITDA: £9.85 million
  • Net Margins: 5.70%
  • Return on Equity: 8.08%
  • Return on Assets: 5.44%
  • Average Volume: 114,048 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 announced a dividend on Monday, October 9th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, November 30th will be paid a dividend of GBX 2 per share on Monday, December 11th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.67%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 30th. This is a positive change from YouGov Plc's previous dividend of $1.40. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View YouGov Plc's Dividend History.

How were YouGov Plc's earnings last quarter?

YouGov Plc (LON:YOU) released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, October, 9th. The company reported $10.90 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $10.70 by $0.20. The firm had revenue of $107.05 million for the quarter. YouGov Plc had a return on equity of 8.08% and a net margin of 5.70%. View YouGov Plc's Earnings History.

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

2 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for YouGov Plc's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 250 to GBX 330. On average, they expect YouGov Plc's stock price to reach GBX 290 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 325.

MarketBeat Community Rating for YouGov Plc (LON YOU)
Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  69 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  92 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  161
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 290
Consensus Price Target History for YouGov Plc (LON:YOU)
Price Target History for YouGov Plc (LON:YOU)
Analysts' Ratings History for YouGov Plc (LON:YOU)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/9/2017Numis Securities LtdBoost Price TargetAddGBX 304 -> GBX 330View Rating Details
11/14/2016Peel HuntReiterated RatingAddGBX 250View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for YouGov Plc (LON:YOU)
Earnings by Quarter for YouGov Plc (LON:YOU)
Earnings History by Quarter for YouGov Plc (LON YOU)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/9/2017Y 2017GBX 10.70GBX 10.90£107.05 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


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
10/9/2017GBX 20.67%11/30/201711/30/201712/11/2017
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 logoWhat Happened to the Conservative Party? - October 18 at 10:59 AM logoYouGov Hikes Dividend As Full-Year Profit Jumps, CFO Newman To Retire - October 10 at 8:35 AM logoYouGov profit jumps on subscriptions; ups dividend - October 10 at 8:35 AM logoEdited Transcript of YOU.L earnings conference call or presentation 9-Oct-17 8:15am GMT - October 10 at 8:35 AM logoYouGov Plc (YOU) Declares Dividend of GBX 2 - October 10 at 7:52 AM logoYouGov Plc (YOU) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.20 EPS - October 9 at 7:16 AM logoYouGov Plc (YOU) PT Raised to GBX 330 - October 9 at 6:55 AM logoYouGov Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : YOU-GB : September 25, 2017 - October 3 at 4:10 PM logoDigital Disruption in Global Banking Sector Continues to Increase, Survey by ACI Worldwide and YouGov Reveals - September 29 at 10:02 PM logoU.K.'s Conservatives Want May Out by Next Election, Poll Shows - September 29 at 10:02 PM 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 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 logoEuropean stocks break 5-day losing run with oil, U.K. election in focus - June 1 at 5:50 AM logoWhat Would It Take for Jeremy Corbyn to Win the U.K. Election? - May 30 at 3:15 PM 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 logoLondon Swinging to May Less Than Rest of Britain, Poll Suggests - Bloomberg - May 12 at 3:20 PM 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 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 logoSurvey: Despite Privacy Concerns, Consumers Will Share Personal Data If It Saves Money or Resolves Customer Service Issues - April 17 at 8:03 AM logoMajority of SMEs in the US and Europe Ready to Switch Banks for ... - GlobeNewswire (press release) - April 12 at 8:23 AM logoPoll: 51 Percent Support Strikes In Syria, But Most Don't Think They'll Be Effective - April 9 at 8:07 PM logoHardly Anyone Wants Trump To Sign Bill Undoing Online Privacy Rules: Poll - April 4 at 5:21 AM
News IconPOLLS: Brits don't regret Brexit and just want Theresa May to get on with it - March 29 at 8:21 AM logoOne top AIM stock I’d buy today and one I’d sell - March 29 at 8:21 AM logoPoll Finds Little Opposition To Confirming Neil Gorsuch - March 29 at 12:42 AM


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YouGov Plc (YOU) Chart for Saturday, October, 21, 2017

This page was last updated on 10/21/2017 by Staff

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