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1310.5p -7.5  -0.6%

Last Trade - 05/03/21

Large Cap
Market Cap £13.66bn
Enterprise Value £23.30bn
Revenue £6.56bn
Position in Universe 88th / 1809
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1m -14.6%
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52w High -19.2%
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Year End 31st Mar 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021E 2022E CAGR / Avg
31,654 28,781 29,038 27,250 7,302 6,801 6,819 7,125 -26.5%
+66.5 +63.2 +39.8 -39.1 -65.0 +102 +32.6 +6.02
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the six months ended 30 September 2020, SSE PLCrevenues decreased 8% to £2.82B. Net income beforeextraordinary items increased from £64.2M to £703.6M.Revenues reflect Business Energy segment decrease of 22% to£875.7M, Enterprise segment decrease of 21% to £153M,Airtricity segment decrease of 8% to £463.7M. Net incomereflects EPM segment income increase from £41.5M to £319.8M, Renewables segment income increase from £106.4M to
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Profile Summary

SSE PLC is an energy company. The Company is engaged in the generation, transmission, distribution and supply of electricity, in the production, storage, distribution and supply of gas and in other energy services. Its segments include Electricity Transmission, Electricity Distribution, Gas Distribution, Renewables, Thermal Generation, Gas Storage, Business Energy, Airtricity, Enterprise and Energy Portfolio Management (EPM). It owns, maintains and invests in the electricity transmission network in the north of Scotland. It holds shares in Scotia Gas Networks, which operates two regulated gas distribution networks in Scotland and the South of England. It is also engaged in the generation of power from renewable sources, such as onshore and offshore windfarms and run of river and pumped storage hydro assets in the United Kingdom and Ireland. The Company engages in the storage of gas for the purpose of benefitting from market price fluctuations.

Last Annual March 31st, 2020
Last Interim September 30th, 2020
Incorporated April 1, 1989
Public Since June 18, 1991
No. of Shareholders: n/a
No. of Employees: 11,714
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Frequently Asked Questions for SSE
What is the SSE share price?

As of 05/03/21, shares in SSE are trading at 1310.5p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £13.66bn. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the SSE share price performed this year?

Shares in SSE are currently trading at 1310.5p and the price has moved by -19.85% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the SSE price has moved by -23.89% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for SSE?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for SSE, there are there are currently 4 "buy" , 5 "hold" and 1 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for SSE is Hold. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will SSE next release its financial results?

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

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-09-30
What is the SSE dividend yield?

The SSE dividend yield is 6.14% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does SSE pay a dividend?

Last year, SSE paid a total dividend of 0.8, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 6.14%. Looking ahead, SSE has not announced an ex-dividend date yet and the next dividend pay date is 2021-03-11.

When does SSE next pay dividends?

SSE has yet to annouce their ex-dividend date and the next dividend pay date is 2021-03-11. The historic dividend yield on SSE shares is currently 6.14%.

How do I buy SSE shares?

To buy shares in SSE 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 SSE?

Shares in SSE are currently trading at 1310.5p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £13.66bn.

Where are SSE shares listed? Where are SSE shares listed?

Here are the trading details for SSE:

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

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, SSE 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 SSE share price forecast 2021?

Shares in SSE are currently priced at 1310.5p. At that level they are trading at 24.57% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 1,737.37.

Analysts covering SSE currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 0.85493 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the SSE 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 SSE. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been -4.41%. At the current price of 1310.5p, shares in SSE are trading at -3.41% 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 SSE PE Ratio?

The SSE PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 15.52. The shares are currently trading at 1310.5p.

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 SSE?

SSE's management team is headed by:

Gregor Alexander - FID
Alistair Phillips-Davies - CEO
Richard Gillingwater - NEC
Martin Pibworth - EDR
Susan Bruce - NID
Sally Fairbairn - DIR
Tony Cocker - NID
Dame Strank - NED
John Manzoni - NEC
Who are the major shareholders of SSE?

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

BlackRock Institutional Trust Company, N.A. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 6.92% (72.1m shares)
Capital Research Global Investors Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 4.89% (51.0m shares)
UBS Limited Research Firm
Percentage owned: 4.76% (49.6m shares)
Invesco Advisers, Inc. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 4.39% (45.8m shares)
Caisse de Depot et Placement du Quebec Pension Fund
Percentage owned: 3.98% (41.5m shares)
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