Sage Group (SGE)

Sector:

IT Services

Index:

FTSE 100

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754.40p
   
  • Change Today:
      1.00p
  • 52 Week High: 772.00
  • 52 Week Low: 525.60
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 1,086.45m
  • Volume: 1,628,003
  • Market Cap: 8,196m
  • RiskGrade: 107
  • Beta: 0.03

Sage Overview

Formed in 1981, the core business of software group Sage is the development and distribution of accounting, accounts and salary check management software programs for small businesses.

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Sage Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 2.2% 2.4%
Div Cover 2.0 1.8
Op Mrgn 23.1% 21.8%
ROCE 2668.8%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 23.2 25.1
PEG 3.2 n/a
Pr/Revenue 4.4 4.2
Pr/Book 6.2  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 7.6% 5.8%
PBT 16.4% 7.0%
EPS 7.4% -7.7%
DPS 7.0% 2.8%

Sage Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
30-Sep-14 1,353.50 278.70 22.91p 15.9 5.3 +3% 12.12p 3.3%
30-Sep-15 1,435.50 275.80 25.00p 20.0 2.2 +9% 13.10p 2.6%
30-Sep-16 1,439.00 242.00 25.90p 28.5 7.1 +4% 14.15p 1.9%
30-Sep-17 1,715.00 342.00 30.28p 23.1 1.4 +17% 15.42p 2.2%
30-Sep-18 1,846.00 398.00 32.51p 18.0 2.6 +7% 16.50p 2.8%

a. Based on UK GAAP presentation of accounts - includes discontinued activities

Sage Forecasts

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
30-Sep-19 1,953.48 425.85 30.02p 25.1 n/a -8% 16.96p 2.4%
30-Sep-20 2,084.71 470.61 32.76p 23.0 2.5 +9% 17.54p 2.5%

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Sage Company Announcements

Director/PDMR Shareholding 20-May-2019 16:24 RNS
Director/PDMR Shareholding 20-May-2019 16:22 RNS
Non-Executive Director Appointment 17-May-2019 07:00 RNS

Latest Sage Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
17-May-19 Buy Annette Court 746.40p 1,350 10,076.38
14-Mar-19 Buy Steve Hare 675.40p 4,468 30,176.87
04-Mar-19 Sell D. Blair Crump 667.73p 11,026 73,623.80

Note 1: Prices and trades are provided by Digital Look Corporate Solutions and are delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Note 2: RiskGrade figures are provided by RiskMetrics.

Note 3: Above ratios are on a 'per annum' basis, adjusted for corporate actions and based on the fundamentals of the primary listed security.

Note 4: Under IFRS, all figures are based on 'Continuing' operations unless otherwise stated.

Note 5: In the case of dual listed securities, broker recommendations and forecasts relate to the primary listing.

Note 6: Forecast figures based on normalised accounts.

 

Sage Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 754.40p
Change Today 1.00p
% Change 0.13 %
52 Week High 772.00
52 Week Low 525.60
Volume 1,628,003
Shares Issued 1,086.45m
Market Cap 8,196m
Beta 0.03
RiskGrade 107

Sage Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
91.08% below the market average91.08% below the market average91.08% below the market average91.08% below the market average91.08% below the market average
62.38% below the sector average62.38% below the sector average62.38% below the sector average62.38% below the sector average62.38% below the sector average
Price Trend
79.57% above the market average79.57% above the market average79.57% above the market average79.57% above the market average79.57% above the market average
51.35% above the sector average51.35% above the sector average51.35% above the sector average51.35% above the sector average51.35% above the sector average
Income
62.22% below the market average62.22% below the market average62.22% below the market average62.22% below the market average62.22% below the market average
30.43% above the sector average30.43% above the sector average30.43% above the sector average30.43% above the sector average30.43% above the sector average
Growth
13.81% above the market average13.81% above the market average13.81% above the market average13.81% above the market average13.81% above the market average
42.86% below the sector average42.86% below the sector average42.86% below the sector average42.86% below the sector average42.86% below the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 5
Buy 0
Neutral 6
Sell 2
Strong Sell 3
Total 16
neutral
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Sage Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Interim Final
Ex-Div 30-May-19 07-Feb-19
Paid 14-Jun-19 01-Mar-19
Amount 5.79p 10.85p

Trades for 24-May-2019

Time Volume / Share Price
16:37 15,622 @ 754.40p
16:35 672 @ 754.40p
16:35 6,877 @ 754.40p
16:35 533,127 @ 754.40p
16:34 48,700 @ 757.88p

Sage Key Personnel

Chair Donald H Brydon
CFO Jonathan Howell
CEO Steve Hare

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