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Last ex-div: 14th May, paid: 5th Jun more... Dividends
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: For the six months ended 31 March 2015, The Sage Group plc revenues increased 7% to L699.2M. Net income increased 10% to L127.7M. Revenues reflect North America segment increase of 15% to L236.7M, AAMEA segment increase of 17% to L80.5M. Net income benefited from AAMEA segment income increase of 24% to L21.3M, Europe segment income increase of 3% to L107.4M, North America segment income increase of 2% to L54.2M. more »

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Broker Forecasts
30th Sep 2015
30th Sep 2016

Price Target: 4.93
(-0.41% below Price)
Net Profit EPS DPS Net Profit EPS DPS
Est. Long Term Growth Rate: +7.2% (£) (p) (p) (£) (p) (p)
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Broker Recommendations for Sage
Recommendation:Strong SellSellHoldBuyStrong Buy
No. of Analysts: 1 7 6 2 3

Named Brokers and Analysts
Jefferies Milan Radia , Credit Suisse Charles Brennan , Investec Bank (UK) Plc Roger Phillips , Canaccord Genuity Arun George , Panmure Gordon George O'Connor , Numis Securities David Toms , Peel Hunt , Natixis Gwenael Giard , CA Cheuvreux , Societe Generale Richard Nguyen , Berenberg Daud Khan , Westhouse Securities Ltd. , Charles Stanley Tom Gidley-Kitchin , Bryan Garnier Gregory Ramirez , Espirito Santo Investment Bank , Morningstar, Inc. Andrew Lange , Sanlam Securities UK Roger Phillips , Baader Helvea Equity Research Knut Woller ,

Profile Summary

The Sage Group plc is a United Kingdom-based company which provides small and medium sized companies with a range of easy to use business management software and services including accounting and payroll, enterprise resource planning (ERP), customer relationship management and payments. Its developed tools include online accounting service, Sage One which is written in jargon-free language and comes with a simple wizard to help you import all data.  Payroll software improve business efficiency by giving control over payroll process and sensitive employee data, ensuring people are paid correctly and on time. Whereas HR solutions can help people become more productive by managing recruitment, training, development and performance. Sage ERP X3, integrates business processes into one common system, accessed via a simple user interface. Sage Pay helps to take payments online, in person or over the phone, backed by 24 hour customer support.

Directors: Stephen Kelly (CEO) 53, Steve Hare (CFO) 54, Ivan Epstein (CEX) 54, Brendan Flattery (CEX) , Pascal Houillon (CEX) 52, Alvaro Ramirez (CEX) 53, Klaus-Michael Vogelberg (CTO) 49, Santiago Solanas (CMO) 46, Lisa Codispoti (DHR) , Michael Robinson (SEC) 53, Donald Brydon (NEC) 70, Neil Berkett (NID) 59, Drummond Hall (NID) 65, Jonathan Howell (NID) 52, Inna Kuznetsova (NID) 46,

No. of Employees: 12,594 No. of Shareholders: n/a


Last Annual September 30th, 2014
Last Interim March 31st, 2015
Incorporated March 16, 1988
Public Since December 14, 1989
Shares in Issue 1,077,873,930
Free Float 1.07bn (99.2%)

SGE Share Price Performance SGEQuote
513.5p
18.5  3.7%
Traded 4:39pm · Minimum 15 min delayed · NMS: 5.00k

Latest SGE News Announcements (delayed)

Upcoming SGE Events
Wednesday 2nd December, 2015
Full Year 2015 The Sage Group PLC Earnings Release

Recent ↓
Wednesday 22nd July, 2015
Q3 2015 The Sage Group PLC Trading Statement Call
Wednesday 22nd July, 2015
Q3 2015 The Sage Group PLC Trading Statement Release
Wednesday 24th June, 2015
The Sage Group PLC Capital Markets Day
Friday 15th May, 2015
Dividend For SGPYY
Thursday 14th May, 2015
Dividend For SGE.L
Wednesday 6th May, 2015
Half Year 2015 The Sage Group PLC Earnings Call
Wednesday 6th May, 2015
Half Year 2015 The Sage Group PLC Earnings Release
Tuesday 3rd March, 2015
The Sage Group PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Thursday 12th February, 2015
Dividend For SGE.L
Wednesday 11th February, 2015
Dividend For SGPYY
Tuesday 10th February, 2015
The Sage Group PLC at Goldman Sachs Technology & Internet Conference 
Wednesday 28th January, 2015
Q1 2015 The Sage Group PLC Trading Statement Call
Wednesday 28th January, 2015
Q1 2015 The Sage Group PLC Trading Statement Release
Wednesday 3rd December, 2014
Full Year 2013/2014 Sage Group PLC Earnings Call
Wednesday 3rd December, 2014
Full Year 2013/2014 Sage Group PLC Earnings Release
Wednesday 23rd July, 2014
Q3 2013/2014 Sage Group PLC Interim Management Statement
Wednesday 23rd July, 2014
Q3 2013/2014 Sage Group PLC Interim Management Statement Call
Tuesday 20th May, 2014
Dividend For SGPYY
Wednesday 14th May, 2014
Dividend For SGE.L
Thursday 8th May, 2014
Interim 2013/2014 Sage Group PLC Earnings Release


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