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S&P 500   5,096.27
DOW   38,996.39
QQQ   439.00
Pure Storage, Hormel Foods rise; WW International, First Advantage fall, Thursday, 2/29/2024
Laser breakthrough could send stock soaring 2,467% (Ad)
How major US stock indexes fared Thursday, 2/29/2024
Average long-term US mortgage rises to 6.94% after marking fourth-straight weekly increase
Investing Wizard Who Turned $37K Into $2.7M in Just 4 Years Makes His Next Big Move (Ad)
Grads From This Midwestern School Are More Likely to Start a Billion Dollar Company Than Founders Who Went To Stanford, Harvard, or MIT: Study
It's Leap Day, and You're Probably Working — Here's How 'February 29' Affects Your Paycheck
Laser breakthrough could send stock soaring 2,467% (Ad)
Stock market today: Wall Street quiet after breaking more records; another bank reports trouble
China's manufacturing activity contracts for 5th straight month despite policy support
S&P 500   5,096.27
DOW   38,996.39
QQQ   439.00
Pure Storage, Hormel Foods rise; WW International, First Advantage fall, Thursday, 2/29/2024
Laser breakthrough could send stock soaring 2,467% (Ad)
How major US stock indexes fared Thursday, 2/29/2024
Average long-term US mortgage rises to 6.94% after marking fourth-straight weekly increase
Investing Wizard Who Turned $37K Into $2.7M in Just 4 Years Makes His Next Big Move (Ad)
Grads From This Midwestern School Are More Likely to Start a Billion Dollar Company Than Founders Who Went To Stanford, Harvard, or MIT: Study
It's Leap Day, and You're Probably Working — Here's How 'February 29' Affects Your Paycheck
Laser breakthrough could send stock soaring 2,467% (Ad)
Stock market today: Wall Street quiet after breaking more records; another bank reports trouble
China's manufacturing activity contracts for 5th straight month despite policy support
S&P 500   5,096.27
DOW   38,996.39
QQQ   439.00
Pure Storage, Hormel Foods rise; WW International, First Advantage fall, Thursday, 2/29/2024
Laser breakthrough could send stock soaring 2,467% (Ad)
How major US stock indexes fared Thursday, 2/29/2024
Average long-term US mortgage rises to 6.94% after marking fourth-straight weekly increase
Investing Wizard Who Turned $37K Into $2.7M in Just 4 Years Makes His Next Big Move (Ad)
Grads From This Midwestern School Are More Likely to Start a Billion Dollar Company Than Founders Who Went To Stanford, Harvard, or MIT: Study
It's Leap Day, and You're Probably Working — Here's How 'February 29' Affects Your Paycheck
Laser breakthrough could send stock soaring 2,467% (Ad)
Stock market today: Wall Street quiet after breaking more records; another bank reports trouble
China's manufacturing activity contracts for 5th straight month despite policy support
NYSE:SPGI

S&P Global (SPGI) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$428.14
-1.25 (-0.29%)
(As of 02/29/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$428.07
$433.59
50-Day Range
$421.09
$459.72
52-Week Range
$321.14
$461.16
Volume
2.07 million shs
Average Volume
1.50 million shs
Market Capitalization
$134.48 billion
P/E Ratio
52.02
Dividend Yield
0.85%
Price Target
$446.25

S&P Global MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Buy
3.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
4.2% Upside
$446.25 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
0.97% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-0.59
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.46mentions of S&P Global in the last 14 days
Based on 27 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$2.55 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
13.92%
From $14.01 to $15.96 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.24 out of 5 stars

Business Services Sector

49th out of 311 stocks

Consumer Credit Reporting Agencies, Mercantile Reporting Agencies, Industry

4th out of 5 stocks


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About S&P Global Stock (NYSE:SPGI)

S&P Global Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides credit ratings, benchmarks, analytics, and workflow solutions in the global capital, commodity, and automotive markets. It operates through S&P Global Market Intelligence, S&P Global Ratings, S&P Global Commodity Insights, S&P Global Mobility, S&P Dow Jones Indices, and S&P Global Engineering Solutions segments. The S&P Global Market Intelligence segment offers multi-asset-class data and analytics integrated with purpose-built workflow solutions. This segment offers Desktop, a product suite that provides data, analytics, and third-party research; Data and Advisory Solutions for research, reference data, market data, derived analytics, and valuation services; Enterprise Solutions, software and workflow solutions; and Credit & Risk Solutions for selling Ratings' credit ratings and related data and research. The S&P Global Ratings segment operates as an independent provider of credit ratings, research, and analytics, offering investors and other market participants information, ratings, and benchmarks. The S&P Global Commodity Insights segment provides information and benchmark prices for the commodity and energy markets. The S&P Global Mobility segment provides solutions serving the full automotive value chain, including vehicle manufacturers (OEMs), automotive suppliers, mobility service providers, retailers, consumers, and finance and insurance companies. The S&P Dow Jones Indices segment is an index provider that maintains various valuation and index benchmarks for investment advisors, wealth managers, and institutional investors. The S&P Global Engineering Solutions segment offers engineering standards and related technical knowledge, including product design to provide information and insight to design products, optimize engineering projects and outcomes, solve technical problems, and address complex supply chain issues. S&P Global Inc. was founded in 1860 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

SPGI Stock Price History

SPGI Stock News Headlines

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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 12/12 Dividend
11/27/2023
Dividend Payable
12/12/2023
Last Earnings
2/08/2024
Ex-Dividend for 3/12 Dividend
2/26/2024
Today
3/01/2024
Dividend Payable
3/12/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
4/25/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Consumer credit reporting agencies, mercantile reporting agencies,
Sub-Industry
N/A
Employees
40,450
Year Founded
1941

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$446.25
High Stock Price Target
$500.00
Low Stock Price Target
$405.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+4.2%
Consensus Rating
Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
3.00
Research Coverage
9 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$2.63 billion
Pretax Margin
29.38%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$12.50 billion
Cash Flow
$16.38 per share
Book Value
$109.20 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
313,786,000
Market Cap
$134.48 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.18

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SPGI Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell S&P Global stock right now?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for S&P Global in the last twelve months. There are currently 9 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" SPGI shares.
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What is S&P Global's stock price target for 2024?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for S&P Global's shares. Their SPGI share price targets range from $405.00 to $500.00. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $446.25 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 4.2% from the stock's current price.
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How have SPGI shares performed in 2024?

S&P Global's stock was trading at $440.52 at the start of the year. Since then, SPGI stock has decreased by 2.8% and is now trading at $428.14.
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Are investors shorting S&P Global?

S&P Global saw a increase in short interest in the month of February. As of February 15th, there was short interest totaling 3,040,000 shares, an increase of 26.1% from the January 31st total of 2,410,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,270,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.4 days.
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When is S&P Global's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 25th 2024.
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How were S&P Global's earnings last quarter?

S&P Global Inc. (NYSE:SPGI) released its earnings results on Thursday, February, 8th. The business services provider reported $3.13 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $3.15 by $0.02. The business services provider earned $3.15 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.13 billion. S&P Global had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 11.34% and a net margin of 21.02%. S&P Global's revenue for the quarter was up 7.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $2.54 EPS.
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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 Tuesday, January 23rd. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, February 27th will be paid a dividend of $0.91 per share on Tuesday, March 12th. This represents a $3.64 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.85%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, February 26th. This is a boost from the stock's previous quarterly dividend of $0.90.
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Is S&P Global a good dividend stock?

S&P Global (NYSE:SPGI) pays an annual dividend of $3.64 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.85%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 52 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 44.23%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, SPGI will have a dividend payout ratio of 22.81% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for SPGI.

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

S&P Global issued an update on its FY 2024 earnings guidance on Thursday, February, 8th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 13.750-14.000 for the period, compared to the consensus estimate of 14.430. The company issued revenue guidance of $13.2 billion-$13.4 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $13.4 billion.

What is Douglas L. Peterson's approval rating as S&P Global's CEO?

282 employees have rated S&P Global Chief Executive Officer Douglas L. Peterson on Glassdoor.com. Douglas L. Peterson has an approval rating of 95% among the company's employees. This puts Douglas L. Peterson in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of S&P Global own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other S&P Global investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Home Depot (HD), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Alibaba Group (BABA), Intel (INTC), Adobe (ADBE), PayPal (PYPL), Mastercard (MA), Visa (V) and Walt Disney (DIS).

Who are S&P Global's major shareholders?

S&P Global's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (9.17%), TCI Fund Management Ltd. (2.88%), Capital International Investors (1.74%), Norges Bank (1.18%), Edgewood Management LLC (1.11%) and Northern Trust Corp (0.98%). Insiders that own company stock include Adam Jason Kansler, Christopher Craig, Dimitra Manis, Douglas L Peterson, Ewout L Steenbergen, John L Berisford, Martina Cheung, Nancy Luquette, Sally Moore, Saugata Saha and Steven J Kemps.
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How do I buy shares of S&P Global?

Shares of SPGI stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:SPGI) was last updated on 3/1/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff