NYSE:SPGI - S&P Global Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$213.55 +2.20 (+1.04 %)
(As of 09/19/2018 08:47 AM ET)
Previous Close$211.35
Today's Range$209.78 - $213.65
52-Week Range$153.25 - $217.31
Volume716,041 shs
Average Volume1.19 million shs
Market Capitalization$53.81 billion
P/E Ratio30.99
Dividend Yield0.93%
S&P Global logoS&P Global Inc. provides independent ratings, benchmarks, analytics, and data to the capital and commodity markets worldwide. It operates through three segments: Ratings, Market and Commodities Intelligence, and S&P Dow Jones Indices. The Ratings segment provides credit ratings, research, and analytics to investors, issuers, and other market participants. The Market and Commodities Intelligence segment offers multi-asset-class data, research, and analytical capabilities, which integrate cross-asset analytics and desktop services, as well as delivers access to information, data, analytic services, and pricing and quality benchmarks to customers in the commodity and energy markets. The S&P Dow Jones Indices segment provides index that maintains various valuation and index benchmarks for investment advisors, wealth managers, and institutional investors. The company was formerly known as McGraw Hill Financial, Inc. and changed its name to S&P Global Inc. in April 2016. S&P Global Inc. was founded in 1860 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Consumer credit reporting agencies, mercantile reporting agencies,
SectorBusiness Services


Debt-to-Equity Ratio5.75
Current Ratio1.27
Quick Ratio1.27


Trailing P/E Ratio30.99
Forward P/E Ratio25.04
P/E Growth2.01

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.06 billion
Price / Sales8.86
Cash Flow$7.6872 per share
Price / Cash27.78
Book Value$3.01 per share
Price / Book70.95


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$6.89
Net Income$1.50 billion
Net Margins25.95%
Return on Equity333.87%
Return on Assets22.02%


Outstanding Shares251,500,000
Market Cap$53.81 billion

S&P Global (NYSE:SPGI) Frequently Asked Questions

What is S&P Global's stock symbol?

S&P Global trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SPGI."

How often does S&P Global pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for S&P Global?

S&P Global announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, June 27th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, August 28th will be given a dividend of $0.50 per share on Wednesday, September 12th. This represents a $2.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.94%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, August 27th. View S&P Global's Dividend History.

How were S&P Global's earnings last quarter?

S&P Global Inc (NYSE:SPGI) announced its earnings results on Thursday, July, 26th. The business services provider reported $2.17 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $2.13 by $0.04. The business services provider had revenue of $1.61 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.60 billion. S&P Global had a return on equity of 333.87% and a net margin of 25.95%. The business's revenue was up 6.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $1.72 earnings per share. View S&P Global's Earnings History.

When is S&P Global's next earnings date?

S&P Global is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for S&P Global.

What guidance has S&P Global issued on next quarter's earnings?

S&P Global issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday, July, 26th. The company provided EPS guidance of $8.45-8.60 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $8.53.

What price target have analysts set for SPGI?

15 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for S&P Global's shares. Their forecasts range from $160.00 to $229.00. On average, they anticipate S&P Global's stock price to reach $201.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 5.9%. View Analyst Price Targets for S&P Global.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for S&P Global?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for S&P Global in the last year. There are currently 8 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for S&P Global.

Who are some of S&P Global's key competitors?

Who are S&P Global's key executives?

S&P Global's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Douglas L. Peterson, Pres, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. John L. Berisford, Pres of S&P Global Ratings Inc (Age 54)
  • Mr. Alexander J. Matturri Jr., Chief Exec. Officer of S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC (Age 59)
  • Mr. Michael A. Chinn, Pres of S&P Global Market Intelligence and Exec. VP of Data & Technology Innovation (Age 45)
  • Mr. Ewout Lucien Steenbergen, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 49)

Has S&P Global been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about SPGI stock have trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. S&P Global earned a coverage optimism score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the business services provider an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. View Recent Headlines for S&P Global.

Who are S&P Global's major shareholders?

S&P Global's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (7.30%), FMR LLC (4.25%), Edgewood Management LLC (2.57%), OppenheimerFunds Inc. (1.76%), Egerton Capital UK LLP (1.30%) and Cantillon Capital Management LLC (1.22%). Company insiders that own S&P Global stock include Alexander Matturri Jr, Courtney Geduldig, Douglas L Peterson, John L Berisford, Marco Alvera, Maria R Morris, Nancy Luquette and Stephanie C Hill. View Institutional Ownership Trends for S&P Global.

Which institutional investors are selling S&P Global stock?

SPGI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Artisan Partners Limited Partnership, Morgan Stanley, American Century Companies Inc., Iridian Asset Management LLC CT, BlackRock Inc., Third Point LLC, Waddell & Reed Financial Inc. and Putnam Investments LLC. Company insiders that have sold S&P Global company stock in the last year include Alexander Matturri Jr, Courtney Geduldig, Douglas L Peterson, John L Berisford and Nancy Luquette. View Insider Buying and Selling for S&P Global.

Which institutional investors are buying S&P Global stock?

SPGI stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Marshall Wace LLP, Fred Alger Management Inc., Voya Investment Management LLC, Advisors Asset Management Inc., Partner Fund Management L.P. and MUFG Securities EMEA plc. Company insiders that have bought S&P Global stock in the last two years include Marco Alvera, Maria R Morris and Stephanie C Hill. View Insider Buying and Selling for S&P Global.

How do I buy shares of S&P Global?

Shares of SPGI 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 S&P Global's stock price today?

One share of SPGI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $213.55.

How big of a company is S&P Global?

S&P Global has a market capitalization of $53.81 billion and generates $6.06 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $1.50 billion in net income (profit) each year or $6.89 on an earnings per share basis. S&P Global employs 20,400 workers across the globe.

How can I contact S&P Global?

S&P Global's mailing address is 55 WATER STREET, NEW YORK NY, 10041. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 212-438-1000 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for S&P Global (NYSE SPGI)

Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  243 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  170 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  413
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about S&P Global and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SPGI will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SPGI will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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