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Sophos Group

Current Price 294.08p Bid 310.00p Ask 310.20p Change -17.63%
Last Updated: 20/01/2019 07:08. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Sophos Group plc is a leading global provider of cloud-enabled enduser and network security solutions, offering organisations end-to-end protection against known and unknown IT security threats through products that are easy to install, configure, update and maintain. For further information visit: www.sophos.com. The Group has over 30 years of experience in enterprise security and has built a portfolio of products that protects over 317,000 organisations and over 100 million endusers in 150 countries, across a variety of industries.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/03/2018

Turnover
£640.70m
Operating Profit
£-31.90m
Dividend Yield
0.00
Dividend Per Share
4.90
Dividend Cover
0.00
P/E Ratio
-25.72

Key Personnel

Kristof Peter Hagerman
Chief Executive Officer
Nicholas Paul Seaton Bray
Chief Financial Officer
Peter Gyenes
Non-Executive Chairman
Paul Ashton Walker
Non-Executive Director
Vinodka Murria
Non-Executive Director
Stephen Munford
Non-Executive Director
Charles Richard Kenneth Medlock
Non-Executive Director
Roy Gordon Mackenzie
Non-Executive Director
Sandra England Bergeron
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
SOPH
ISIN
GB00BYZFZ918
Shares in Issue
479,951,540
Market cap
£1,777.74m

Analyst Views (6)

Strong Buy
 
66.67%
Buy
 
16.67%
Hold
 
16.67%
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
310.20p
Bid Price
310.00p
Ask Price
310.20p
Volume
17561182
Change Today
-66.40p
% Change Today
-17.63%
Open
300.00p
Previous Close
310.20p
Intraday High
314.80p
Intraday Low
273.40p
52 Week High
675.00p
52 Week Low
281.00p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Sophos Group Intra-day Chart

Sophos Group News

News in this section is provided by MoneyAM

Speculation over second referendum and easing of trade tariffs boost FTSE 18 Jan 2019 | 17:00 Optimism on US and China trade sets FTSE up for big finish to the week 18 Jan 2019 | 11:58 UK stocks open 0.8% higher on trade truce hopes 18 Jan 2019 | 08:43 Sophos swings to profit in the third quarter 18 Jan 2019 | 07:23 Director Deals - Sophos Group Plc (SOPH) 03 Jan 2019 | 17:50 Director Deals - Sophos Group Plc (SOPH) 04 Dec 2018 | 16:45 Director Deals - Sophos Group Plc (SOPH) 04 Dec 2018 | 16:45 Director Deals - Sophos Group Plc (SOPH) 04 Dec 2018 | 16:45 Director Deals - Sophos Group Plc (SOPH) 04 Dec 2018 | 16:45 Director Deals - Sophos Group Plc (SOPH) 09 Nov 2018 | 16:40 Director Deals - Sophos Group Plc (SOPH) 09 Nov 2018 | 16:40 Director Deals - Sophos Group Plc (SOPH) 09 Nov 2018 | 16:35 Director Deals - Sophos Group Plc (SOPH) 09 Nov 2018 | 16:30 Broker Forecast - UBS issues a broker note on Sophos Group Plc 09 Nov 2018 | 11:30 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Sophos Group Plc 08 Nov 2018 | 08:50 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Sophos Group Plc 08 Nov 2018 | 08:30 Dollar weakness post midterms helps boost FTSE 07 Nov 2018 | 12:01 UK stocks open 1.1% stronger as midterms play out as expected 07 Nov 2018 | 09:07 Sophos swings to profit; though margins hurt by R&D and marketing spend 07 Nov 2018 | 07:45 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Sophos Group Plc 17 Oct 2018 | 08:40 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Sophos Group Plc 11 Oct 2018 | 11:10 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Sophos Group Plc 17 Sep 2018 | 08:10 Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on Sophos Group Plc 23 Aug 2018 | 11:10 Director Deals - Sophos Group Plc (SOPH) 17 Aug 2018 | 15:55 Director Deals - Sophos Group Plc (SOPH) 10 Aug 2018 | 13:10 Director Deals - Sophos Group Plc (SOPH) 10 Aug 2018 | 13:10 Director Deals - Sophos Group Plc (SOPH) 10 Aug 2018 | 13:10 Director Deals - Sophos Group Plc (SOPH) 10 Aug 2018 | 13:05 Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Sophos Group Plc 30 Jul 2018 | 10:40 Weakness in mining and oil sectors fail to hold FTSE back 26 Jul 2018 | 09:01

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2018
31 Mar 2017
Tangible Assets
25.4
23.4
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
869.9
856.0
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
127.1
106.6
Total Non-Current Assets
1,022.4
986.0
Inventory
16.0
16.2
Trade & Receivables
177.8
145.2
Cash & Receivables
120.0
68.1
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
8.2
7.7
Total Assets
1,344.4
1,223.2

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2018
31 Mar 2017
Short Term Liabilities
598.4
530.4
Long Term Liabilities
654.2
566.1
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
1,252.6
1,096.5

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2018
31 Mar 2017
Net Assets
91.8
126.7

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2018
31 Mar 2017
Share Capital
22.0
21.6
Minority Interests
0.0
0.0
Retained Earnings
60.0
148.1
Share Premium Account
122.3
118.4
Other Equity
-112.5
-161.4
Total Equity
91.8
126.7

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2018
31 Mar 2017
Cashflow from Operating Activities
147.7
118.5
Cashflow Before Financing
122.0
0.4
Increase / Decrease in Cash
45.1
7.5

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2018
31 Mar 2017
Turnover
640.7
529.7
Cost of Sales
143.3
121.3
Gross Profit
497.4
408.4
Operating Profit
-31.9
-44.3
Pre-Tax Profit
-52.3
-49.3
Profit / Loss for the Year
-66.3
-46.7

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H1 Dividend
15 Nov 2018
14 Dec 2018
H2 Dividend
20 Sep 2018
12 Oct 2018
H1 Dividend
16 Nov 2017
15 Dec 2017
H2 Dividend
14 Sep 2017
13 Oct 2017
H1 Dividend
17 Nov 2016
16 Dec 2016
H2 Dividend
15 Sep 2016
14 Oct 2016
H1 Dividend
19 Nov 2015
18 Dec 2015
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