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Sophos Group

Current Price 506.72p Bid 499.60p Ask 500.00p Change -3.37%
Last Updated: 23/02/2018 19:56. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Sophos Group plc is a leader in next-generation endpoint and network security, and as the pioneer of synchronized security develops its innovative portfolio of endpoint, network, encryption, web, email and mobile security solutions to work better together. More than 100 million users in 150 countries rely on Sophos solutions as the best protection against sophisticated threats and data loss. Sophos products are exclusively available through a global channel of more than 26,000 registered partners.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/03/2017

Turnover
£529.70m
Operating Profit
£-44.30m
Dividend Yield
0.00
Dividend Per Share
4.60
Dividend Cover
0.00
P/E Ratio
-49.85

Key Personnel

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

Stock Details

EPIC
SOPH
ISIN
GB00BYZFZ918
Shares in Issue
467,721,667
Market cap
£2,401.75m

Analyst Views (7)

Strong Buy
 
71.43%
Buy
 
14.29%
Hold
 
14.29%
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
499.60p
Bid Price
499.60p
Ask Price
500.00p
Volume
1912984
Change Today
-17.40p
% Change Today
-3.37%
Open
517.00p
Previous Close
499.60p
Intraday High
518.50p
Intraday Low
497.40p
52 Week High
675.00p
52 Week Low
258.70p
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

Broker Forecast - Morgan Stanley issues a broker note on Sophos Group Plc 12 Feb 2018 | 10:10 Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Sophos Group Plc 08 Feb 2018 | 13:00 Sophos operating profit slides 20% 08 Feb 2018 | 08:14 Director Deals - Sophos Group Plc (SOPH) 04 Jan 2018 | 17:10 Director Deals - Sophos Group Plc (SOPH) 15 Dec 2017 | 15:10 Sophos confirms details of divi 04 Dec 2017 | 13:39 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Sophos Group Plc 09 Nov 2017 | 10:20 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on Sophos Group Plc 09 Nov 2017 | 09:50 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Sophos Group Plc 09 Nov 2017 | 08:30 Sophos losses narrow; raises guidance 08 Nov 2017 | 08:20 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on Sophos Group Plc 02 Nov 2017 | 09:40 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Sophos Group Plc 31 Oct 2017 | 11:10 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Sophos Group Plc 27 Oct 2017 | 09:00 Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Sophos Group Plc 26 Sep 2017 | 10:20 Sophos updates market ahead of Capital Markets Day 06 Sep 2017 | 07:10 Sophos profit falls as subscription billings rise 27 Jul 2017 | 08:26 FLASH: Sophos profits tumble 27 Jul 2017 | 07:21 Broker Forecast - Morgan Stanley issues a broker note on Sophos Group Plc 20 Jul 2017 | 16:20 Director Deals - Sophos Group Plc (SOPH) 04 Jul 2017 | 17:05 Underperforming oil and utility stocks keep FTSE in the red 28 Jun 2017 | 16:50 Director Deals - Sophos Group Plc (SOPH) 16 Jun 2017 | 15:50 Director Deals - Sophos Group Plc (SOPH) 16 Jun 2017 | 15:50 Broker Forecast - Shore Capital issues a broker note on Sophos Group Plc 30 May 2017 | 15:30 Director Deals - Sophos Group Plc (SOPH) 26 May 2017 | 16:35 Director Deals - Sophos Group Plc (SOPH) 26 May 2017 | 16:35 Director Deals - Sophos Group Plc (SOPH) 22 May 2017 | 13:35 Director Deals - Sophos Group Plc (SOPH) 19 May 2017 | 14:20 Director Deals - Sophos Group Plc (SOPH) 19 May 2017 | 14:10 Director Deals - Sophos Group Plc (SOPH) 19 May 2017 | 14:10 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Sophos Group Plc 18 May 2017 | 09:50

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2017
31 Mar 2016
Tangible Assets
23.4
24.9
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
856.0
756.6
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
106.6
74.7
Total Non-Current Assets
986.0
856.2
Inventory
16.2
18.7
Trade & Receivables
145.2
129.8
Cash & Receivables
68.1
66.8
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
7.7
0.0
Total Assets
1,223.2
1,071.5

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2017
31 Mar 2016
Short Term Liabilities
530.4
400.6
Long Term Liabilities
566.1
525.0
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
1,096.5
925.6

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2017
31 Mar 2016
Net Assets
126.7
145.9

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2017
31 Mar 2016
Share Capital
21.6
21.3
Minority Interests
0.0
0.0
Retained Earnings
148.1
205.7
Share Premium Account
118.4
115.9
Other Equity
-161.4
-197.0
Total Equity
126.7
145.9

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2017
31 Mar 2016
Cashflow from Operating Activities
118.5
21.3
Cashflow Before Financing
0.4
-40.8
Increase / Decrease in Cash
7.5
-6.4

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2017
31 Mar 2016
Turnover
529.7
478.2
Cost of Sales
121.3
104.4
Gross Profit
408.4
373.8
Operating Profit
-44.3
-32.7
Pre-Tax Profit
-49.3
-68.4
Profit / Loss for the Year
-46.7
-71.9

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
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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