Standard Chartered PLC Share Price and Company Fundamentals

0.700 (0.159%)
52 week
334.25 - 533.2

Last traded: Last Friday at 3:35 PM

Standard Chartered PLC, together with its subsidiaries, provides various banking products and services primarily in Asia, Africa, Europe, the Americas, and the Middle East. The company operates through Corporate & Institutional Banking, Retail banking, Commercial Banking, and Private Banking segments. It offers retail products, such as deposits, savings, mortgages, credit cards, and personal loans; wealth management products and services that include investments, portfolio management, insurance and advices, and planning services; and transaction banking services, such as cash management, payments and transactions, and trade financing products. The company also provides corporate finance products and services that comprise structured and project financing, strategic advising, and mergers and acquisitions; and financial market services, such as investment, risk management, debt capital markets, and securities services. In addition, it offers digital banking solutions. The company serves corporations, financial institutions, governments, investors, small businesses, and individuals. It operates through approximately 1,026 branches. The company was founded in 1853 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

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Company profile

Industry / SectorBanks—Diversified / Financial Services
Full time employees84740
Mailing address1 Basinghall Avenue London EC2V 5DD United Kingdom
Phone / Fax44 20 7885 8888 / 44 20 7885 9999


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Standard Chartered PLC paid £0.12 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 12 Aug 2021.The dividend payout ratio is 23.26%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.STAN dividend payout ratio is less than 70. This is ideal as it gives company room to grow the dividends and also the excess earnings can be invested in company for growth.

STAN's forward dividend amount is £0.09 and the forward dividend yield is 1.94%. A forward dividend yield is the percentage of a company's current stock price that it expects to pay out as dividends over a certain time period, generally 12 months. Forward dividend yields are generally used in circumstances where the yield is predictable based on past instances. If not, trailing yields, which indicate the same value over the previous 12 months, are used.

Company Executives

As of Sep 2021, following are the company executives and directors listed on Standard Chartered PLC.

NameTitleAgeTotal Pay
Mr. William Thomas WintersGroup Chief Exec. & Director593.22M
Mr. Andrew Nigel HalfordGroup CFO & Director612.01M
Mr. David WhiteingGroup Chief Operating Officer51
Mr. Steve BriceChief Investment Officer & Head of Discretionary Portfolio Management Division
Mr. Sumit DayalGroup Head of Corp. Fin.
Dr. Michael Andres GorrizGroup Chief Information Officer60
Mr. Gregory John PowellGroup Head of Investor Relations55
Mr. David B. FeinGroup Gen. Counsel59
Ms. Tracey McDermottGroup Head of Conduct, Financial Crime and Compliance50
Mr. Jonathan TraceyGlobal Head of Communications & Head of Media Relations

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Profitability ratios are a class of financial metrics that are used to assess a business's ability to generate earnings relative to its revenue, operating costs, balance sheet assets, and shareholders' equity over time, using data from a specific point in time.

The return on equity signifies how well the management is running the company in terms of capital management. The ideal return on equity is greater than 10%. The return on equity is calculated as net income divided by total share holders equity.

Valuation and Trading Info

The market capitalization of Standard Chartered PLC is 13.61B and its enterprise value is -24.04B. The enterprise value to revenue ratio of STAN is -1.77.

The STAN's stocks Beta value is 1.27 making it 27% more volatile compared to LSE market index. Technology stocks and small caps tend to have higher betas than the market benchmark. This indicates that adding the stock to a portfolio will increase the portfolio’s risk, but also increase its expected return. On the other hand utility stocks often have low betas because they tend to move more slowly than market averages.

Standard Chartered PLC (LSE:STAN) Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is Standard Chartered PLC's Stock Symbol?

Standard Chartered PLC trades on LSE under the ticker symbol "STAN".

2. What is Standard Chartered PLC's stock price today?

One share of STAN stock can currently be purchased for approximately £442.

3. How can I contact Standard Chartered PLC?

Standard Chartered PLC's mailing address is 1 Basinghall Avenue London EC2V 5DD United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at 44 20 7885 8888.

4. What is Standard Chartered PLC's official website?

The official website of Standard Chartered PLC is