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SSE

SSE LSE:SSE Stock Report

Last Price

UK£17.10

Market Cap

UK£18.3b

7D

2.0%

1Y

5.0%

Updated

06 Dec, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
SSE fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation1/6
Future Growth1/6
Past Performance1/6
Financial Health2/6
Dividends2/6

SSE Stock Overview

SSE plc engages in the generation, transmission, distribution, and supply of electricity.

SSE plc Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for SSE
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUK£17.10
52 Week HighUK£19.36
52 Week LowUK£14.05
Beta0.59
1 Month Change8.33%
3 Month Change-2.48%
1 Year Change4.97%
3 Year Change30.53%
5 Year Change29.15%
Change since IPO394.22%

Recent News & Updates

SSE's (LON:SSE) Shareholders Will Receive A Bigger Dividend Than Last Year

Dec 03
SSE's (LON:SSE) Shareholders Will Receive A Bigger Dividend Than Last Year

SSE's (LON:SSE) Dividend Will Be Increased To £0.29

Nov 19
SSE's (LON:SSE) Dividend Will Be Increased To £0.29

Recent updates

SSE's (LON:SSE) Shareholders Will Receive A Bigger Dividend Than Last Year

Dec 03
SSE's (LON:SSE) Shareholders Will Receive A Bigger Dividend Than Last Year

SSE's (LON:SSE) Dividend Will Be Increased To £0.29

Nov 19
SSE's (LON:SSE) Dividend Will Be Increased To £0.29

If EPS Growth Is Important To You, SSE (LON:SSE) Presents An Opportunity

Sep 06
If EPS Growth Is Important To You, SSE (LON:SSE) Presents An Opportunity

Returns Are Gaining Momentum At SSE (LON:SSE)

Aug 22
Returns Are Gaining Momentum At SSE (LON:SSE)

SSE (LON:SSE) Will Pay A Larger Dividend Than Last Year At UK£0.60

Jul 05
SSE (LON:SSE) Will Pay A Larger Dividend Than Last Year At UK£0.60

A Look At The Fair Value Of SSE plc (LON:SSE)

Jul 03
A Look At The Fair Value Of SSE plc (LON:SSE)

SSE (LON:SSE) Will Pay A Larger Dividend Than Last Year At UK£0.60

Jun 19
SSE (LON:SSE) Will Pay A Larger Dividend Than Last Year At UK£0.60

SSE (LON:SSE) Seems To Use Debt Quite Sensibly

Jun 12
SSE (LON:SSE) Seems To Use Debt Quite Sensibly

Should You Be Adding SSE (LON:SSE) To Your Watchlist Today?

May 29
Should You Be Adding SSE (LON:SSE) To Your Watchlist Today?

SSE (LON:SSE) Is Increasing Its Dividend To UK£0.60

May 29
SSE (LON:SSE) Is Increasing Its Dividend To UK£0.60

There's Been No Shortage Of Growth Recently For SSE's (LON:SSE) Returns On Capital

Apr 22
There's Been No Shortage Of Growth Recently For SSE's (LON:SSE) Returns On Capital

A Look At The Intrinsic Value Of SSE plc (LON:SSE)

Mar 15
A Look At The Intrinsic Value Of SSE plc (LON:SSE)

Should You Be Adding SSE (LON:SSE) To Your Watchlist Today?

Feb 16
Should You Be Adding SSE (LON:SSE) To Your Watchlist Today?

Returns Are Gaining Momentum At SSE (LON:SSE)

Jan 22
Returns Are Gaining Momentum At SSE (LON:SSE)

SSE (LON:SSE) Is Paying Out A Larger Dividend Than Last Year

Jan 02
SSE (LON:SSE) Is Paying Out A Larger Dividend Than Last Year

We Think SSE (LON:SSE) Can Stay On Top Of Its Debt

Dec 30
We Think SSE (LON:SSE) Can Stay On Top Of Its Debt

SSE (LON:SSE) Will Pay A Larger Dividend Than Last Year At UK£0.26

Dec 18
SSE (LON:SSE) Will Pay A Larger Dividend Than Last Year At UK£0.26

SSE's (LON:SSE) Dividend Will Be Increased To UK£0.26

Dec 04
SSE's (LON:SSE) Dividend Will Be Increased To UK£0.26

SSE's (LON:SSE) Shareholders Will Receive A Bigger Dividend Than Last Year

Nov 20
SSE's (LON:SSE) Shareholders Will Receive A Bigger Dividend Than Last Year

Do SSE's (LON:SSE) Earnings Warrant Your Attention?

Nov 16
Do SSE's (LON:SSE) Earnings Warrant Your Attention?

SSE (LON:SSE) Seems To Use Debt Quite Sensibly

Sep 24
SSE (LON:SSE) Seems To Use Debt Quite Sensibly

Do SSE's (LON:SSE) Earnings Warrant Your Attention?

Aug 08
Do SSE's (LON:SSE) Earnings Warrant Your Attention?

Returns On Capital At SSE (LON:SSE) Have Hit The Brakes

Jul 07
Returns On Capital At SSE (LON:SSE) Have Hit The Brakes

Are Investors Undervaluing SSE plc (LON:SSE) By 41%?

Jun 22
Are Investors Undervaluing SSE plc (LON:SSE) By 41%?

Is SSE (LON:SSE) Using Too Much Debt?

Jun 10
Is SSE (LON:SSE) Using Too Much Debt?

Key Things To Watch Out For If You Are After SSE plc's (LON:SSE) 5.4% Dividend

May 11
Key Things To Watch Out For If You Are After SSE plc's (LON:SSE) 5.4% Dividend

Return Trends At SSE (LON:SSE) Aren't Appealing

Mar 29
Return Trends At SSE (LON:SSE) Aren't Appealing

An Intrinsic Calculation For SSE plc (LON:SSE) Suggests It's 48% Undervalued

Mar 15
An Intrinsic Calculation For SSE plc (LON:SSE) Suggests It's 48% Undervalued

SSE (LON:SSE) Share Prices Have Dropped 13% In The Last Year

Mar 02
SSE (LON:SSE) Share Prices Have Dropped 13% In The Last Year

A Quick Analysis On SSE's (LON:SSE) CEO Compensation

Feb 15
A Quick Analysis On SSE's (LON:SSE) CEO Compensation

Should You Be Excited About SSE plc's (LON:SSE) 21% Return On Equity?

Feb 03
Should You Be Excited About SSE plc's (LON:SSE) 21% Return On Equity?

Did SSE plc (LON:SSE) Insiders Sell Shares?

Jan 21
Did SSE plc (LON:SSE) Insiders Sell Shares?

Only Four Days Left To Cash In On SSE's (LON:SSE) Dividend

Jan 09
Only Four Days Left To Cash In On SSE's (LON:SSE) Dividend

Is SSE plc's (LON:SSE) 5.3% Dividend Worth Your Time?

Dec 31
Is SSE plc's (LON:SSE) 5.3% Dividend Worth Your Time?

Shareholder Returns

SSEGB Electric UtilitiesGB Market
7D2.0%1.9%0.1%
1Y5.0%-9.8%-8.8%

Return vs Industry: SSE exceeded the UK Electric Utilities industry which returned -9.8% over the past year.

Return vs Market: SSE exceeded the UK Market which returned -8.8% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is SSE's price volatile compared to industry and market?
SSE volatility
SSE Average Weekly Movement4.1%
Electric Utilities Industry Average Movement4.4%
Market Average Movement5.8%
10% most volatile stocks in GB Market11.0%
10% least volatile stocks in GB Market2.9%

Stable Share Price: SSE is less volatile than 75% of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.

Volatility Over Time: SSE's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
198910,152Alistair Phillips-Davieshttps://www.sse.com

SSE plc engages in the generation, transmission, distribution, and supply of electricity. It generates electricity from water, gas, coal, oil, and multi fuel. The company distributes electricity to approximately 3.8 million homes and businesses across the north of the central belt of Scotland and central southern England; and owns, operates, and develops high voltage electricity transmission system in the north of Scotland and remote islands.

SSE plc Fundamentals Summary

How do SSE's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
SSE fundamental statistics
Market CapUK£18.35b
Earnings (TTM)UK£1.03b
Revenue (TTM)UK£10.69b

17.8x

P/E Ratio

1.7x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
SSE income statement (TTM)
RevenueUK£10.69b
Cost of RevenueUK£9.15b
Gross ProfitUK£1.54b
Other ExpensesUK£512.70m
EarningsUK£1.03b

Last Reported Earnings

Sep 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date

May 24, 2023

Earnings per share (EPS)0.96
Gross Margin14.41%
Net Profit Margin9.61%
Debt/Equity Ratio91.2%

How did SSE perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

5.2%

Current Dividend Yield

93%

Payout Ratio

Does SSE pay a reliable dividends?

See SSE dividend history and benchmarks
When do you need to buy SSE by to receive an upcoming dividend?
SSE dividend dates
Ex Dividend DateJan 12 2023
Dividend Pay DateMar 09 2023
Days until Ex dividend36 days
Days until Dividend pay date92 days

Does SSE pay a reliable dividends?

See SSE dividend history and benchmarks