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Current Price 1528.00p Bid 1528.00p Ask 1528.50p Change -0.37%
Last Updated: 21/08/2018 15:09. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Sky plc (formerly British Sky Broadcasting plc) is Europe's leading entertainment company, serving 22.5 million customers across seven countries - UK, Ireland, Germany, Austria, Italy, Spain and Switzerland. The company has annual revenues of £12.9 billion and is Europe's leading investor in television content with annual programming spend of over £6 billion. From exclusive partnerships with HBO and Showtime, to Sky Original Productions, Sky offers the best and broadest range of content along with the best viewing experience to suit each and every customer. Whether that's through the multi-award winning next generation box, Sky Q, or Sky's contract-free online streaming service, NOW TV, customers have access to the latest movies, drama, sports and kids entertainment wherever and whenever they like. This is all supported by Sky's best in class customer service.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 30/06/2018

Turnover
£13,585.00m
Operating Profit
£1,034.00m
Dividend Yield
0.85
Dividend Per Share
13.06
Dividend Cover
3.64
P/E Ratio
32.26

Key Personnel

David Jeremy Darroch
Chief Executive Officer
James Rupert Murdoch
Non-Executive Chairman
Martin James Gilbert
Non-Executive Dep Chairman
Tracy Jayne Clarke
Non-Executive Director
Charles Gordon Carey
Non-Executive Director
Katrin Wehr-Seiter
Non-Executive Director
Matthieu Pigasse
Non-Executive Director
John Patrick Nallen
Non-Executive Director
Andrew John Sukawaty
Non-Executive Director
Adine Grate Axén
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
SKY
ISIN
GB0001411924
Shares in Issue
1,719,017,230
Market cap
£26,343.94m
Sector

Analyst Views (7)

Strong Buy
 
28.57%
Buy
 
0.00%
Hold
 
71.43%
Sell
 
0.00%
Strong Sell
 
0.00%
The above information represents a selection of the views published in the last 120 days by analysts. It is subject to change without notice and doesn't reflect view held by Redmayne Bentley and is not advice.

Price Summary

Mid Price
1528.25p
Bid Price
1528.00p
Ask Price
1528.50p
Volume
640673
Change Today
-5.75p
% Change Today
-0.37%
Open
1526.00p
Previous Close
1534.00p
Intraday High
1532.50p
Intraday Low
1526.00p
52 Week High
1548.50p
52 Week Low
893.50p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Sky Intra-day Chart

Sky News

News in this section is provided by MoneyAM

Director Deals - Sky Plc (SKY) 30 Jul 2018 | 11:40 Director Deals - Sky Plc (SKY) 27 Jul 2018 | 16:10 Director Deals - Sky Plc (SKY) 27 Jul 2018 | 16:05 Director Deals - Sky Plc (SKY) 27 Jul 2018 | 16:05 Director Deals - Sky Plc (SKY) 27 Jul 2018 | 16:05 FTSE fails to take advantage of weaker sterling 26 Jul 2018 | 17:04 FTSE flat as impact of Shell offsets Super Thursday 26 Jul 2018 | 12:11 Weakness in mining and oil sectors fail to hold FTSE back 26 Jul 2018 | 09:01 Sales and earnings rise at Sky 26 Jul 2018 | 07:35 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Sky Plc 16 Jul 2018 | 08:20 FTSE rises as Trump touches down in the UK 12 Jul 2018 | 16:37 FTSE 100 gains momentum as trade war fears ease 12 Jul 2018 | 11:47 Broker Forecast - Macquarie issues a broker note on Sky Plc 12 Jul 2018 | 10:10 UK stocks back on the front foot 12 Jul 2018 | 09:10 Comcast comes back with improved offer for Sky, trumping sweetened Fox bid 12 Jul 2018 | 07:21 Global markets fall into the red as trade war concerns spread 11 Jul 2018 | 16:50 FTSE plummets on latest Trump tariff threat 11 Jul 2018 | 11:50 Sky gets sweetened £24.5bn bid from 21st Century Fox 11 Jul 2018 | 08:52 Utilities spark FTSE gains 20 Jun 2018 | 16:45 Broker Forecast - RBC Capital Markets issues a broker note on Sky Plc 14 Jun 2018 | 09:30 FTSE gets a lift from weak sterling 07 Jun 2018 | 16:23 FTSE underperforms thanks to strong pound, US open mixed 05 Jun 2018 | 16:39 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on Sky Plc 08 May 2018 | 08:30 Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on Sky Plc 30 Apr 2018 | 12:50 Broker Forecast - Shore Capital issues a broker note on Sky Plc 26 Apr 2018 | 12:40 Downbeat global performance stifles FTSE 25 Apr 2018 | 16:44 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Sky Plc 25 Apr 2018 | 14:50 Sky welcomes £22bn firm takeover bid from Comcast 25 Apr 2018 | 13:08 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Sky Plc 19 Apr 2018 | 11:20 FTSE edges higher on steady global equities 19 Apr 2018 | 08:57

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Jun 2018
30 Jun 2017
Tangible Assets
2,548.0
2,273.0
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
9,503.0
9,556.0
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
1,213.0
1,275.0
Total Non-Current Assets
13,264.0
13,104.0
Inventory
1,305.0
1,113.0
Trade & Receivables
1,729.0
1,475.0
Cash & Receivables
1,622.0
234.0
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
82.0
2,512.0
Total Assets
18,002.0
18,438.0

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Jun 2018
30 Jun 2017
Short Term Liabilities
5,321.0
5,550.0
Long Term Liabilities
8,661.0
9,041.0
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
13,982.0
14,591.0

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Jun 2018
30 Jun 2017
Net Assets
4,020.0
3,847.0

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Jun 2018
30 Jun 2017
Share Capital
860.0
860.0
Minority Interests
4.0
9.0
Retained Earnings
0.0
0.0
Share Premium Account
2,704.0
2,704.0
Other Equity
452.0
274.0
Total Equity
4,020.0
3,847.0

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Jun 2018
30 Jun 2017
Cashflow from Operating Activities
1,766.0
2,106.0
Cashflow Before Financing
1,044.0
657.0
Increase / Decrease in Cash
-586.0
56.0

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Jun 2018
30 Jun 2017
Turnover
13,585.0
12,916.0
Cost of Sales
0.0
0.0
Gross Profit
0.0
0.0
Operating Profit
1,034.0
964.0
Pre-Tax Profit
864.0
803.0
Profit / Loss for the Year
815.0
691.0

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H1 Dividend
22 Mar 2018
23 Apr 2018
Special Dividend
11 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
H2 Dividend
06 Oct 2016
28 Oct 2016
H1 Dividend
24 Mar 2016
21 Apr 2016
H2 Dividend
22 Oct 2015
20 Nov 2015
H1 Dividend
26 Mar 2015
21 Apr 2015
H2 Dividend
13 Nov 2014
05 Dec 2014
H1 Dividend
26 Mar 2014
22 Apr 2014
H2 Dividend
13 Nov 2013
06 Dec 2013
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