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SSE Fundamentals

Company Name SSE Last Updated 22 Oct 2018
Industry Utilities Sector Electricity
Shares in Issue (m) 1,026.53 Market Cap (£m) 11,687.03
PE Ratio 14.00 Div per Share (p) 94.70
Div Yield 8.32 Div Cover 0.86
EPS 81.30 EPS Growth (%) -48.67
PEG -0.29 DPS Growth (%) 3.72
Debt Ratio 67.71 Debt Equity Ratio 0.61
Net Gearing 76.47 Gross Gearing 77.47
Asset Equity Ratio 4.44 Cash Equity Ratio 4.44
Quick Ratio 0.88 Current Ratio 0.92
Price To Book Value 2.23 ROCE 6.71

SSE Dividends

Type Ex-Date Pay Date Currency Net Dividend Year Total
H2 Dividend 26 Jul 2018 21 Sep 2018 GBX 66.30 94.70
H1 Dividend 18 Jan 2018 16 Mar 2018 GBX 28.40
H2 Dividend 27 Jul 2017 22 Sep 2017 GBX 63.90 91.30
H1 Dividend 19 Jan 2017 17 Mar 2017 GBX 27.40
H2 Dividend 28 Jul 2016 23 Sep 2016 GBX 62.50 89.40
H1 Dividend 21 Jan 2016 18 Mar 2016 GBX 26.90
H2 Dividend 23 Jul 2015 18 Sep 2015 GBX 61.80 88.40
H1 Dividend 22 Jan 2015 20 Mar 2015 GBX 26.60
H2 Dividend 23 Jul 2014 19 Sep 2014 GBX 60.70 86.70
H1 Dividend 22 Jan 2014 21 Mar 2014 GBX 26.00

SSE Company Financials

Assets (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Tangible Assets 13,122 12,622 12,525
Intangible Assets 708 760 859
Investments 2,966 3,163 2,703
Total Fixed Assets 16,795 16,545 16,088
Stocks 226 269 215
Debtors 4,072 581 3,274
Cash & Equivalents 232 1,427 360
Other Assets 1,890 5,094 2,249
Total Assets 23,215 23,916 22,187
Liabilities (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Creditors within 1 year 7,020 6,555 7,399
Creditors after 1 year 10,965 11,089 9,571
Other Liabilities 0 0 0
Total Liabilities 17,985 17,644 16,970
Net assets 5,230 6,273 5,217
Equity (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Called up share capital 512 508 504
Share Premium 890 886 880
Profit / Loss 1,086 1,777 593
Other Equity 63 75 2,212
Preference & Minorities 1,170 2,210 23
Total Capital Employed 5,230 6,273 5,217
Ratios 2018 2017 2016
Debt Ratio 67.71 63.87 64.72
Debt-to-Equity 0.61 0.63 0.56
Net Gearing 76.47 67.81 74.86
Gross Gearing 77.47 73.77 76.49
Assets / Equity 4.44 3.81 4.25
Cash / Equity 4.44 22.75 6.90
EPS 81.30 158.40 46.10
Cash Flow (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Cash from operating activities 1,727 2,581 2,159
Cashflow before financing 320 1,093 -164
Increase in Cash -1,195 1,067 -1,152
Income (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Turnover 31,226 29,038 28,781
Cost of sales 28,043 25,562 26,504
Gross Profit 3,183 3,476 2,277
Operating Profit 1,379 1,941 785
Pre-Tax profit 1,086 1,777 593
Profit / Loss for the year 512 508 504

SSE Company Background

Sector Electricity
Activities SSE plc (formerly Scottish and Southern Energy plc) is the holding company of the Group. Its subsidiaries are organised into the main businesses of: electricity generation, transmission, distribution and supply; gas storage, distribution and supply; electrical and utility contracting; home services, supplying a wide range of electrical and gas appliances and complementary products; and telecommunications.
Latest Interim Date 08 Nov 2017
Latest Fiscal Year End Date 25 May 2018

SSE Directors

Appointed Director Position
01 Jan 2002 Paul Morton Alistair Phillips-Davies Chief Executive
01 Sep 2017 Martin James Pibworth Executive Director
01 Oct 2002 Fraser McGregor Alexander Finance Director
25 May 2007 Richard Dunnell Gillingwater Non-Executive Chairman
01 May 2018 Anthony David Cocker Non-Executive Director
01 Mar 2016 Helen Margaret Mahy Non-Executive Director
01 Jul 2014 Peter John Lynas Non-Executive Director
01 Aug 2015 Crawford Scott Gillies Non-Executive Director
01 Sep 2013 Susan Margaret Bruce Non-Executive Director

SSE Contact Details

Company Name SSE
Company Address Inveralmond House, 200 Dunkeld Road, Perth PH1 3AQ.
Company Telephone +44 (0)1738 456 000
Company Website http://www.sse.com/

SSE Advisors

Auditor Name KPMG Audit
Auditor Address 191 West George Street, Glasgow G2 2LJ.
Auditor Website http://www.kpmg.co.uk/
Auditor Telephone +44 (0)1412 265 511
Registrar Name Capita Registrars
Registrar Address Northern House, Woodsome Park, Fenay Bridge, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire HD8 0LA.
Registrar Website http://www.capitaregistrars.com/
Registrar Telephone 0870 162 3100
Broker Name Credit Suisse
Broker Address One Cabot Square, London E14 4QJ.
Broker Website http://www.credit-suisse.com/
Broker Telephone +44 20 7888 1000
Adviser Name Credit Suisse
Adviser Address One Cabot Square, London E14 4QJ.
Adviser Website http://www.credit-suisse.com/
Adviser Telephone +44 20 7888 1000
Solicitor Name Burges Salmon
Solicitor Address Narrow Quay House, Narrow Quay, Bristol BS1 4AH.
Solicitor Website http://www.burges-salmon.com/
Solicitor Telephone +44 (0)117 939 2000
Stockbroker Name Merrill Lynch International
Stockbroker Address Merrill Lynch Financial Centre, 2 King Edward Street, London, EC1A 1HQ.
Stockbroker Website http://www.ml.com/
Stockbroker Telephone +44 (0)20 7628 1000