Published On: Fri, Oct 13th, 2017

Recent Broker Updates On SSE (LON:SSE)


Recently stock market analysts have updated their consensus ratings on shares of SSE (LON:SSE). The latest broker reports which are currently outstanding on Friday 13th of October state 9 analysts have a rating of “strong buy”, 1 analysts “buy”, 4 analysts “neutral”, 0 analysts “sell” and 1 analysts “strong sell”.

Most recent broker ratings

14/08/2017 – SSE was upgraded to “Outperform” by analysts at Credit Suisse. They now have a GBP 1500.00p price target on the stock.

07/08/2017 – SSE had its “Overweight” rating reiterated by analysts at Morgan Stanley. They now have a GBP 1700.00p price target on the stock.

28/07/2017 – SSE was upgraded to “Neutral” by analysts at Citigroup. They now have a GBP 1388.00p price target on the stock.

08/06/2017 – SSE had its “Sell” rating reiterated by analysts at Deutsche. They now have a GBP 1300.00p price target on the stock.

06/06/2017 – SSE had its “Sell” rating reiterated by analysts at Citigroup. They now have a GBP 1315.00p price target on the stock.

18/05/2017 – SSE had its “Outperform” rating reiterated by analysts at Exane BNP Paribas. They now have a GBP 1700.00p price target on the stock.

18/05/2017 – SSE had its “Sell” rating reiterated by analysts at Deutsche. They now have a GBP 1300.00p price target on the stock.

18/05/2017 – SSE had its “Buy” rating reiterated by analysts at Investec Securities. They now have a GBP 1520.00p price target on the stock.

09/05/2017 – SSE had its “Neutral” rating reiterated by analysts at Goldman Sachs. They now have a GBP 1528.00p price target on the stock.

05/05/2017 – SSE had its “Hold” rating reiterated by analysts at Jefferies. They now have a GBP 1400.00p price target on the stock.

11/04/2017 – SSE was upgraded to “Buy” by analysts at Berenberg Bank. They now have a GBP 1650.00p price target on the stock.

29/03/2017 – SSE had its “Neutral” rating reiterated by analysts at Goldman Sachs. They now have a GBP 1596.00p price target on the stock.

24/03/2017 – SSE was downgraded to “Hold” by analysts at HSBC. They now have a GBP 1620.00p price target on the stock.

10/02/2017 – SSE had its “Neutral” rating reiterated by analysts at Credit Suisse. They now have a GBP 1500.00p price target on the stock.

01/02/2017 – SSE had its “Overweight” rating reiterated by analysts at Barclays. They now have a GBP 1695.00p price target on the stock.

SSE has a 50 day moving average of 1410.03 and a 200 day moving average of 1447.31. The stock’s market capitalization is 14.26B, it has a 52-week low of 1341.00 and a 52-week high of 1612.00.

The share price of the company (LON:SSE) was up +2.47% during the last trading session, with a high of 1414.00 during the day and the volume of SSE shares traded was 4243377.

SSE plc is engaged in producing, distributing and supplying electricity and gas, as well as other energy-related services to homes and businesses in Great Britain and Ireland. The Company’s segments include Networks, which consists of electricity distribution, electricity transmission and gas distribution; Retail, which consists of energy supply, enterprise and energy-related services, and Wholesale, which consists of energy portfolio management and electricity generation, gas storage and gas production. The Networks segment is engaged in the distribution of electricity to customer premises in the North of Scotland and the South of England. Its Retail segment supplies electricity and gas to residential and business customers in the United Kingdom and Ireland. The Wholesale segment is engaged in the generation of power from renewable and thermal plant in the United Kingdom, Ireland and Europe, and the procurement and optimization of power and gas and other commodity requirements.