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SRP - Serco Share Price

130p -3.2  -2.4%

Last Trade - 26/02/21

Mid Cap
Market Cap £1.58bn
Enterprise Value £2.04bn
Revenue £3.88bn
Position in Universe 339th / 1807
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Year End 31st Dec 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021E 2022E CAGR / Avg
3,177 3,011 2,951 2,837 3,248 3,885 4,087 4,101 +4.1%
+0.8 -81.0 +524 -13.6 +30.6 -10.1 +5.00
Balance Sheet
FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the fiscal year ended 31 December 2020, SercoGroup plc revenues increased 20% to £3.88B. Net incomeincreased from £50.4M to £133.8M. Revenues reflect anincrease in demand for the Company's products and servicesdue to favorable market conditions. Net income benefitedfrom Other Non Rec. I/E - Non Business Activ. decrease of95% to £1.3M (expense), Restructuring costs decrease from£12.8M (expense) to £100K (income).
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Profile Summary

Serco Group plc is a provider of public services. The Company's segments are UK Central Government, which offers services for sectors, including defense, justice & immigration and transport delivered to the United Kingdom Government and devolved authorities; UK & Europe Local & Regional Government, which offers services for sectors, including health and citizen services delivered to the United Kingdom & European public sector customers; Americas, which offers services for sectors including defense, transport and citizen services delivered to the United States federal and civilian agencies, selected state and municipal governments and the Canadian Government; Asia Pacific (AsPac), which offers services for sectors, including defense, justice & immigration, transport, health and citizen services in the Asia Pacific region, including Australia, New Zealand and Hong Kong, and Middle East, which offers services for sectors, including defense, transport and health in the Middle East region.

Last Annual December 31st, 2020
Last Interim December 31st, 2020
Incorporated August 21, 1986
Public Since May 12, 1988
No. of Shareholders: n/a
No. of Employees: 50,000
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Frequently Asked Questions for Serco
What is the Serco share price?

As of 26/02/21, shares in Serco are trading at 130p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £1.58bn. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Serco share price performed this year?

Shares in Serco are currently trading at 130p and the price has moved by -14.47% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Serco price has moved by -17.07% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Serco?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Serco, there are there are currently 6 "buy" , 0 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Serco is Buy. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Serco next release its financial results?

Serco is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-12-31
What is the Serco dividend yield?

The Serco dividend yield is 1.08% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does Serco pay a dividend?

Last year, Serco paid a total dividend of 0.01, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 1.08%. Looking ahead, shares in Serco are due to go ex-dividend on 2021-05-13 and the next dividend pay date is 2021-06-04.

When does Serco next pay dividends?

Serco are due to go ex-dividend on 2021-05-13 and the next dividend pay date is 2021-06-04. The historic dividend yield on Serco shares is currently 1.08%.

How do I buy Serco shares?

To buy shares in Serco you'll need a share-dealing account with an online or offline stock broker. Once you have opened your account and transferred funds into it, you'll be able to search and select shares to buy and sell. You can use Stockopedia’s share research software to help you find the the kinds of shares that suit your investment strategy and objectives.

What is the market cap of Serco?

Shares in Serco are currently trading at 130p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £1.58bn.

Where are Serco shares listed? Where are Serco shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Serco:

Country of listing: United Kingdom
Exchange: LSE
Ticker Symbol: SRP
What kind of share is Serco?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Serco is currently classified as a Style Neutral. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a Serco share price forecast 2021?

Shares in Serco are currently priced at 130p. At that level they are trading at 30.9% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 188.13.

Analysts covering Serco currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 0.08716 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Serco share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like Serco. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been -19.69%. At the current price of 130p, shares in Serco are trading at -1.38% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the Serco PE Ratio?

The Serco PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 13.41. The shares are currently trading at 130p.

The PE ratio (or price-to-earnings ratio) is the one of the most popular valuation measures used by stock market investors. It is calculated by dividing a company's price per share by its earnings per share.

The PE ratio can be seen as being expressed in years, in the sense that it shows the number of years of earnings which would be required to pay back the purchase price, ignoring inflation. So in general terms, the higher the PE, the more expensive the stock is.

Who are the key directors of Serco?

Serco's management team is headed by:

Rupert Soames - CEO
Angus Cockburn - CFO
Roy Gardner - NEC
David Eveleigh - GCN
Kirsty Bashforth - NID
Eric Born - NED
Dame Sue Owen - NED
Nigel Crossley - CFO
Tim Lodge - NED
Who are the major shareholders of Serco?

Here are the top five shareholders of Serco based on the size of their shareholding:

BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Ltd. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 7.65% (93.3m shares)
Fidelity International Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 6.02% (73.3m shares)
Fidelity Special Situations Fund Mutual Fund
Percentage owned: 4.79% (58.4m shares)
Marathon Asset Management LLP Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 4.79% (58.4m shares)
Majedie Asset Management Limited Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 4.59% (56.0m shares)
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