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Last ex-div: 30th Apr, paid: 5th Jun more... Dividends
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: For the fiscal year ended 31 December 2014, SDL plc revenues decreased 2% to L260.4M. Net income totaled L6.6M vs. loss of L27.9M. Revenues reflect Rendering of Services decrease of 3% to L209.8M. Net Income reflects Impairment charge decrease from L20.4M (expense) to L0K, Net Foreign Exchange Losses increase from L0K to L2.2M (income), Historic Litigation costs decrease of 79% to L300K (expense). Dividend per share totaled to L0.03. more »

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Broker Forecasts
31st Dec 2015
31st Dec 2016

Price Target: 4.83 (+11.11% above Price) Net Profit EPS DPS Net Profit EPS DPS
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Recommendation:Strong SellSellHoldBuyStrong Buy
No. of Analysts: 1 0 2 0 5

Named Brokers and Analysts
Jefferies Milan Radia , Investec Bank (UK) Plc Julian Yates , Canaccord Genuity Arun George , Panmure Gordon George O'Connor , Numis Securities David Toms , Peel Hunt Alex Jarvis , Collins Stewart & Co , Westhouse Securities Ltd. Gareth Evans , N+1 Singer Tintin Stormont Pia Tapley , SP Angel , Espirito Santo Investment Bank Vijay Anand ,

Profile Summary

SDL plc (SDL) is the United Kingdom based company engaged in providing global information management solutions and related software applications to a variety of multinational businesses. The Company serves to over 1,500 organizations, including 42 of the top 50 global brands. The Company provides services like: Analysis & Intelligence, Content Creation & Management, Language Management, Campaign Management, Multi-Channel Engagement and Customer Experience Optimization. The Company’s products includes: Analytics, Social Customer Commitment Dashboard, Media Manager, Quatron, Tridion, BeGlobal, MultiTerm, Passolo, Studio GroupShare, TMS, Trados Studio and WorldServer. The Company provides solutions to industries like: Aerospace and defense, Automotive, Electronics and high-tech, Financial services, Government, Life sciences, Manufacturing, Media and publishing, Retail, Software, Translation and Travel and tourism.

Directors: Mark Lancaster (CEO) 51, Dominic Lavelle (CFO) 45, Jean-Pierre Dekker (COO) , Grant Johnson (CMO) 55, Pamela Pickering (SEC) , David Clayton (NEC) 56, Glenn Collinson (NED) 50, Christopher Batterham (NID) 59, Mandy Gradden (NID) 45, Alan McWalter (NID) 59,

No. of Employees: 3,177 No. of Shareholders: 0

Last Annual December 31st, 2014
Last Interim December 31st, 2014
Shares in Issue 81,050,498
Free Float 78.4m (96.8%)

SDL Share Price Performance SDL Quote
9.0  2.1%
Traded 4:37pm · Minimum 15 min delayed · NMS: 0.750k

Latest SDL News Announcements (delayed)

Upcoming SDL Events
Thursday 30th April, 2015
Dividend For SDL.L
Monday 3rd August, 2015 (estimate)
Half Year 2015 SDL PLC Earnings Release

Recent ↓
Tuesday 10th March, 2015
Full Year 2014 SDL PLC Earnings Release
Tuesday 10th March, 2015
Full Year 2014 SDL PLC Earnings Presentation (London)
Monday 19th January, 2015
SDL PLC Year-End Trading Statement Release
Wednesday 15th October, 2014
Q3 2014 SDL PLC Interim Management Statement Release
Tuesday 5th August, 2014
Interim 2014 SDL PLC Earnings Release
Tuesday 29th April, 2014
SDL PLC Annual General Meeting
Tuesday 29th April, 2014
Q1 2014 SDL PLC Interim Management Statement
Tuesday 18th March, 2014
Preliminary 2013 SDL PLC Earnings Presentation (London)
Tuesday 18th March, 2014
Preliminary 2013 SDL PLC Earnings Release
Monday 3rd March, 2014
SDL PLC Analyst and Investor Teach-in

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