NASDAQ:SP - SP Plus Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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$40.85 +0.80 (+2.00 %)
(As of 08/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$40.05
Today's Range$40.21 - $40.95
52-Week Range$32.15 - $41.70
Volume60,600 shs
Average Volume98,103 shs
Market Capitalization$895.54 million
P/E Ratio24.03
Dividend YieldN/A
SP Plus logoSP Plus Corporation provides parking management, ground transportation, and other ancillary services to commercial, institutional, and municipal clients in the United States, Puerto Rico, and Canada. It provides facility maintenance, event logistics, security services, training, scheduling, and supervising of service personnel; and customer services, marketing, and accounting and revenue control functions to facilitate the operation of its clients' facilities or events. The company also offers a range of ancillary services, such as airport and municipal shuttle operations, valet services, and municipal meter revenue collection and enforcement services; ground transportation services, such as taxi and livery dispatch, concierge-type ground transportation information, and support services for arriving passengers; and remote parking management services. In addition, it provides facility maintenance services, including power sweeping and washing, painting and general repairs, and cleaning and seasonal services; and multi-platform marketing services comprising SP+ branded Websites offering clients a platform for marketing their facilities, mobile apps, search marketing, email marketing, and social media campaigns. The company serves private and public owners, managers, and developers of office buildings, residential properties, commercial properties, shopping centers, other retail properties, sports and special event complexes, hotels, and hospitals and medical centers. As of December 31, 2017, it managed 3,623 parking facility locations containing approximately 2.0 million parking spaces in 350 cities; operated 76 parking-related service centers serving 70 airports; operated a fleet of approximately 700 shuttle buses; and operated 738 valet locations. The company was formerly known as Standard Parking Corporation and changed its name to SP Plus Corporation in December 2013. SP Plus Corporation was founded in 1929 and is based in Chicago, Illinois.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Automotive rental & leasing, without drivers
Sub-IndustryEnvironmental & Facilities Services
SectorConsumer Discretionary


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.30
Current Ratio0.87
Quick Ratio0.87


Trailing P/E Ratio24.03
Forward P/E Ratio18.00
P/E Growth1.74

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.59 billion
Price / Sales0.58
Cash Flow$2.7125 per share
Price / Cash15.06
Book Value$13.90 per share
Price / Book2.94


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.70
Net Income$41.20 million
Net Margins3.28%
Return on Equity14.06%
Return on Assets5.94%


Outstanding Shares22,730,000
Market Cap$895.54 million

SP Plus (NASDAQ:SP) Frequently Asked Questions

What is SP Plus' stock symbol?

SP Plus trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SP."

How were SP Plus' earnings last quarter?

SP Plus Corp (NASDAQ:SP) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July, 31st. The business services provider reported $0.73 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.66 by $0.07. The business services provider earned $362.20 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $191.95 million. SP Plus had a net margin of 3.28% and a return on equity of 14.06%. View SP Plus' Earnings History.

When is SP Plus' next earnings date?

SP Plus is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 7th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for SP Plus.

What price target have analysts set for SP?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for SP Plus' shares. Their forecasts range from $43.00 to $43.00. On average, they expect SP Plus' share price to reach $43.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 5.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for SP Plus.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for SP Plus?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for SP Plus in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for SP Plus.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about SP Plus stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about SP Plus stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "SP Plus Corporation provides professional parking, ground transportation, facility maintenance, security and event logistics services to property owners and managers in all markets of the real estate industry. The Company also provides a range of ancillary services, such as airport shuttle operations, taxi and livery dispatch services and municipal meter revenue collection and enforcement services. Its clients include owners of office building complexes, shopping centers, sports complexes, hotels, hospitals, and various airports. SP Plus Corporation, formerly known as Standard Parking Corporation, is based in United States. " (8/7/2018)
  • 2. Barrington Research analysts commented, "We are increasing our 12-month price target to $43 (from $42), which assumes an EV/NTM EBITDA multiple of approximately 10x one year from now compared to the current multiple of 10.2x (based on our estimates). Our investment rating is OUTPERFORM." (8/6/2018)

Who are some of SP Plus' key competitors?

Who are SP Plus' key executives?

SP Plus' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. G. Marc Baumann, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 62)
  • Mr. Vance Cushman Johnston, Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 48)
  • Mr. John Ricchiuto, Exec. VP of Operations of Airport Division (Age 61)
  • Mr. Thomas L. Hagerman, Exec. VP of Southeast Operations (Age 57)
  • Mr. Robert M. Toy, Pres of Commercial Operations (Age 61)

Has SP Plus been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about SP stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. SP Plus earned a news and rumor sentiment score of 0.16 on Accern's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the business services provider an impact score of 45.56 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View Recent Headlines for SP Plus.

Who are SP Plus' major shareholders?

SP Plus' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.73%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.13%), Bernzott Capital Advisors (3.75%), Dudley & Shanley Inc. (3.00%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.64%) and Investment Counselors of Maryland LLC (2.03%). Company insiders that own SP Plus stock include Cpc Rep LLC Kohlberg, G Marc Baumann, Gerard M Klaisle, James A Wilhelm, John Ricchiuto, Robert S Roath, Thomas L Hagerman, Versa Capital Fund I, LP, Walter S Woltosz and William H Bodenhamer. View Institutional Ownership Trends for SP Plus.

Which major investors are selling SP Plus stock?

SP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, Lionstone Capital Management LLC, Alambic Investment Management L.P., Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, James Investment Research Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Aristotle Capital Boston LLC and Smith Asset Management Group LP. Company insiders that have sold SP Plus company stock in the last year include G Marc Baumann, Gerard M Klaisle, Thomas L Hagerman and Walter S Woltosz. View Insider Buying and Selling for SP Plus.

Which major investors are buying SP Plus stock?

SP stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Dudley & Shanley Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc., Eagle Boston Investment Management Inc. and Measured Wealth Private Client Group LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for SP Plus.

How do I buy shares of SP Plus?

Shares of SP can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is SP Plus' stock price today?

One share of SP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $40.85.

How big of a company is SP Plus?

SP Plus has a market capitalization of $895.54 million and generates $1.59 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $41.20 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.70 on an earnings per share basis. SP Plus employs 20,800 workers across the globe.

How can I contact SP Plus?

SP Plus' mailing address is 200 E. RANDOLPH STREET SUITE 7700, CHICAGO IL, 60601. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 312-274-2000 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for SP Plus (NASDAQ SP)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  136 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  139 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  275
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about SP Plus and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SP will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SP will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/16/2018 by Staff

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