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Sophos Group PLC (SOPH.L)

SOPH.L on London Stock Exchange

468.40GBp
21 Sep 2018
Change (% chg)

3.40 (+0.73%)
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Sophos Expects To Report Q1 Billings Growth Of About 6 Pct
Thursday, 5 Jul 2018 

July 5 (Reuters) - Sophos Group PLC ::EXPECTS TO REPORT Q1 BILLINGS GROWTH OF APPROXIMATELY 6%.CONTINUED TO SEE A STRONG DEMAND ENVIRONMENT AND EXPECT TO REPORT MID-TEENS GROWTH IN NEW CUSTOMER AND NETWORK SECURITY BILLINGS IN Q1.UNDERLYING ENDUSER BILLINGS GROWTH IN Q1 FY18 WAS IN EXCESS OF 50% AT CONSTANT CURRENCY.LOWER THAN ANTICIPATED BILLINGS GROWTH IN Q1 WAS PRIMARILY DRIVEN BY ENDUSER SECURITY BUSINESS.LONG-TERM OUTLOOK REMAINS UNCHANGED.  Full Article

Bookrunner issues ‍result of placing in Sophos Group
Tuesday, 28 Nov 2017 

Nov 28 (Reuters) - BOOKRUNNER::SOPHOS GROUP PLC: BOOKRUNNER ISSUES ‍RESULT OF PLACING IN SOPHOS GROUP PLC​.SOPHOS GROUP PLC: BOOKRUNNER SAYS SELLERS SOLD AGGREGATE OF 51.2 MILLION SHARES OF CO AT PRICE OF 616 PENCE PER SHARE RAISING AGGREGATE GROSS SALE PROCEEDS OF £315.3 MILLION.SOPHOS GROUP PLC: UBS LIMITED IS ACTING AS SOLE BOOKRUNNER IN CONNECTION WITH PLACING​.  Full Article

Bookrunner says Pentagon Lock, Apax to sell about 51.2 mln shares in Sophos Group
Monday, 27 Nov 2017 

Nov 27 (Reuters) - Bookrunner::BLOCK TRADE - SOPHOS GROUP: ‍​BOOKRUNNER SAYS PENTAGON LOCK S.À R.L, APAX GLOBAL ALPHA ANNOUNCE INTENTION TO SELL ABOUT 51,2 MILLION ORDINARY SHARES IN CO​.BLOCK TRADE - SOPHOS GROUP PLC: BOOKRUNNER SAYS ‍PLACING SHARES REPRESENT APPROXIMATELY 11 PER CENT OF COMPANY'S ISSUED ORDINARY SHARE CAPITAL.BLOCK TRADE - SOPHOS GROUP: ‍​BOOKRUNNER SAYS ‍PLACING SHARES ARE BEING OFFERED BY WAY OF AN ACCELERATED BOOKBUILD, WHICH WILL BE LAUNCHED IMMEDIATELY​.BLOCK TRADE - SOPHOS GROUP PLC: ‍UBS LIMITED IS ACTING AS SOLE BOOKRUNNER IN CONNECTION WITH PLACING​.  Full Article

Sophos ‍HY deferred revenue up 28 pct to $654.4 mln
Wednesday, 8 Nov 2017 

Nov 8 (Reuters) - Sophos Group Plc :SOPHOS GROUP PLC - ‍HY NET CASH FROM OPERATIONS INCREASED BY 28% TO $80.7 MILLION, AND UNLEVERED FREE CASH FLOW 1 GREW 15% TO $71.4 MILLION​.SOPHOS GROUP - ‍HY DEFERRED REVENUE UP 28% OVER PRIOR-YEAR TO $654.4 MILLION, WITH $372.3 MILLION OF BALANCE DUE FOR RECOGNITION IN LESS THAN ONE YEAR​.SOPHOS GROUP PLC - ‍"RAISING OUR OUTLOOK FOR BILLINGS AND UNLEVERED FREE CASH FLOW FOR FULL YEAR​".  Full Article

Ex-divs to take 0.3 points off FTSE 100 on Sept 20

MILAN, Sept 17 The following FTSE 100 companies will go ex-dividend on Thursday, after which investors will no longer qualify for the latest dividend payout. According to Reuters calculations at current market prices, the effect of the resulting adjustment to prices by market-makers would take 0.34 points off the index. COMPANY (RIC) DIVIDEND STOCK IMPACT (pence) OPTION