SSE PLC operates in the Electric services sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares SSE PLC with three other
electric utilities in Europe:
sales of 2.22 billion Euro [US$2.72 billion]
of which 43%
was South East Europe),
National Grid PLC
(£15.04 billion [US$20.74 billion]
of which 59%
was US Regulated), and
MVV Energie AG
based in Germany
(4.01 billion Euro [US$4.91 billion]
of which 54%
was Sales and Services).
SSE PLC reported sales of £29.04 billion (US$40.05 billion)
March of 2017.
a very small
increase of 0.9%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were £28.78 billion.
Despite this increase, sales are still
below the level achieved in 2015, when SSE PLC
reported sales of £31.65 billion.
The sales level in 2017 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2012, SSE PLC had sales
of £31.72 billion.
Sales of Networks saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
11.0% in 2017, from
£1.06 billion to £1.17 billion.
SSE PLC also saw significant increases in sales in
Wholesale (up 2.7% to £20.06 billion)
Not all segments of SSE PLC experienced an increase in sales in 2017:
sales of Corporate Unallocated fell 10.3% to £62.40 million.
(However, this segment's sales were only a very small portion of the company's overall sales).
SSE PLC also experienced decreases in sales in
Retail (down 4.6% to £7.74 billion)