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  • Price (GBX)641.00
  • Today's Change-3.00 / -0.47%
  • Shares traded2.46m
  • 1 Year change+0.69%
  • Beta0.6467
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About the company

Sage Group plc is a United Kingdom-based company, which provides business software and solutions. The Company’s segments include North America, North America Intacct, Northern Europe, Central Europe, France, Iberia, Africa and the Middle East, Asia and Latin America. The Company’s business cloud product portfolio includes Sage Accounting, Sage Intacct, Sage People, Sage Intelligence, Sage CRM, Sage 200cloud, Sage Employee Benefits, Sage HR Advice Director, Sage HR Advice Manager, Sage X3 and Cloud connected solutions. The Sage Accounting enables businesses to manage the business, including invoicing, expense management, compliance and tax. The Sage X3 offers configuration options and applications to support the industry-specific processes. The Sage Intacct is the cloud financial management platform.

  • Revenue in GBP (TTM)1.90bn
  • Net income in GBP311.00m
  • Incorporated1988
  • Employees12.51k
  • Location
    Sage Group PLCNorth Park AvenueNEWCASTLE UPON TYNE NE13 9AAUnited KingdomGBR
  • Phone+44 191 294 3000
  • Fax+44 191 294 0002
  • Websitehttp://www.sage.com
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Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired companyDeal statusDateDate /
Deal status
SGE:LSE since
announced
Transaction
value
Tasksheriff LtdDeal completed26 Mar 202126 Mar 2021Deal completed6.16%--
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Peer analysis

Key Information
CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings (TTM)Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excl. extraordinary items, TTM)EPS (incl. extraordinary items, TTM)Revenue per share (TTM)Book value per share (MRQ)Asset turnover (TTM)Inventory turnover (TTM)Receivables turnover (TTM)Revenues per employee (TTM)Return on avg assets (TTM)Return on avg assets (5 yr avg)Return on investment (TTM)Return on investment (5 yr avg)Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin
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888 Holdings PLC607.66m8.08m1.50bn1.41k197.5713.8446.642.460.02040.02041.630.29151.85--13.36--2.4610.455.8726.0739.48--1.337.03--18.200.183135.4951.6512.96-72.84-17.4618.0419.14
Plus500 Ltd623.97m357.65m1.53bn500.004.493.934.272.463.363.365.883.841.86--56.661,247,937.00106.7391.64117.55106.0091.03--57.3249.68----0.012357.78146.1225.92229.6638.95-19.2424.28
GB Group plc208.31m23.10m1.73bn1.05k75.444.8038.288.310.11690.11691.051.840.4051299.544.14198,388.604.494.595.305.7971.3174.9711.099.591.0616.600.099527.0638.7428.2940.4128.87-7.93--
Micro Focus International plc2.15bn-2.13bn1.79bn11.90k--0.7762--0.8328-6.33-6.326.396.870.235913,974.003.91180,304.60-23.38---27.23--76.72---99.12--0.86221.280.6034---10.38---15,872.83------
Integrafin Holdings PLC107.32m45.48m1.81bn492.0039.7312.8337.6116.840.13730.13730.32390.42530.0061--19.88218,130.100.2580.247920.860.600295.8097.7842.3838.14----0.041443.778.229.4810.6522.7835.36--
Kainos Group PLC199.05m28.31m2.01bn1.42k71.6427.7263.4810.110.22880.22881.610.59131.71--4.94139,782.3024.3221.4940.0937.5849.9647.5114.2211.93----0.042654.2618.1724.089.5913.7154.93-18.61
Keywords Studios PLC321.44m18.55m2.14bn8.35k117.476.5954.436.650.2430.2434.304.330.8635--6.9638,482.414.964.705.996.0537.9537.505.754.98--5.410.07265.6814.4245.16115.0544.9954.01--
Softcat PLC1.13bn88.86m3.79bn1.53k42.6826.9740.583.350.44580.44585.670.70572.9658.174.24736,614.8023.2918.7470.0252.8422.8820.117.866.231.46401.160.058390.718.6012.5610.5219.4529.02--
Avast PLC638.56m121.29m4.80bn1.80k39.875.6126.087.520.1170.1170.61590.83110.3204951.5012.58354,163.806.094.897.756.1078.6972.4318.9918.240.46423.800.429160.912.5028.89-31.8118.864.36--
The Sage Group plc1.90bn311.00m6.99bn12.51k22.704.2616.063.670.28370.28281.741.510.5386--5.71152,167.008.808.4712.6312.5793.3893.2216.3414.88--12.740.374766.24-1.705.8016.489.8612.305.66
AVEVA Group plc774.50m31.50m11.45bn4.56k244.304.0975.3814.780.15560.15563.859.300.3244--2.60170,032.901.322.891.523.4976.5774.794.077.46--35.320.043114.858.7731.92106.5110.9343.927.85
BT Group plc22.02bn1.52bn15.34bn105.30k10.181.272.620.69660.15190.15192.201.220.419831.174.86209,097.802.904.803.616.3261.0661.986.919.111.124.140.678261.75-2.715.04-19.69-4.0811.17-17.92
Data as of Apr 20 2021. Currency figures normalised to Sage Group PLC's reporting currency: UK Pound GBX

Institutional shareholders

35.15%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Fundsmith LLPas of 26 Jan 202154.80m5.04%
Lindsell Train Ltd.as of 30 Sep 202054.14m4.98%
Royal London Asset Management Ltd.as of 01 Apr 202144.55m4.09%
FIL Investment Advisors (UK) Ltd.as of 01 Apr 202142.91m3.94%
Aviva Investors Global Services Ltd.as of 19 Oct 202037.54m3.45%
Evenlode Investment Management Ltd.as of 01 Apr 202134.25m3.15%
Liontrust Investment Partners LLPas of 01 Apr 202129.84m2.74%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 01 Apr 202129.17m2.68%
MFS International (UK) Ltd.as of 01 Apr 202128.17m2.59%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 01 Apr 202127.12m2.49%
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