How to buy Sky shares | $48.75

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Sky is Europe's leading entertainment company, with £12.9 billion in revenue, 22.5 million customers and over 31,000 employees. A staple in many of our homes, Sky is the host of flagship brands such as Sky Movies, Sky Sports, Sky 1 and Sky News.

The rest of this guide will explain how to invest in Sky shares as well as highlight a few things you may want to consider when starting out with share dealing.

Can I buy Sky shares?

While you can't invest directly in Sky, you can buy Comcast shares, which is the company that owns Sky. Comcast is listed on the NASDAQ with stock code CMCSA.US the current share price is $48.75 (25 minute delay).

Sky is owned by Comcast (CMCSA) a leading Media business based in the USA. It opened the day at $48.21, after a previous close of $48.84. During the day the price has varied from a low of $48.04 to a high of $49.25. The latest price was $48.75 (25 minute delay). Sky (CMCSA) is listed on the NASDAQ and employs 168000 staff. All prices are listed in US Dollar.

How to buy shares in Sky

  1. Choose a share-dealing platform. If you’re a beginner, our table below can help you choose.
  2. Open your account. You’ll need your ID, bank details and national insurance number.
  3. Confirm your payment details. You’ll need to fund your account with a bank transfer, debit card or credit card.
  4. Search the platform for stock code: CMCSA in this case.
  5. Research Sky (Comcast) shares. The platform should provide the latest information available.
  6. Buy your Sky (Comcast) shares. It's that simple.

Information last updated 2022-01-17.
Open$48.21Previous close$48.84
High$49.25Change$-0.09
Low$48.04Change %-0.1843%
Close$48.75Timestamp2021-12-17
Volume41501885GMT offset0
IndustryEntertainmentCurrency symbol$
CodeCMCSACountry nameUSA
TypeCommon StockCountry ISOUS
NameComcast CorporationISINUS20030N1019
ExchangeNASDAQCUSIP200300101
Currency codeUSDSectorCommunication Services
Currency nameUS DollarFull-time employees168000

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An overview of Comcast the parent company of Sky

Comcast Corporation operates as a media and technology company worldwide. It operates through Cable Communications, Cable Networks, Broadcast Television, Filmed Entertainment, Theme Parks, and Sky segments. The Cable Communications segment offers cable services, including high-speed Internet, video, voice, wireless, and security and automation services to residential and business customers under the Xfinity brand, as well as sells advertising. The Cable Networks segment operates national cable networks that provide various entertainment, news and information, and sports content; regional sports and news networks; international cable networks; and various digital properties, including brand-aligned Websites, as well as engages in the cable television studio production operations. The Broadcast Television segment operates NBC and Telemundo broadcast networks, NBC and Telemundo local broadcast television stations, broadcast television studio production operations, and various digital properties. The Filmed Entertainment segment produces, acquires, markets, and distributes filmed entertainment under the Universal Pictures, Illumination, DreamWorks Animation, and Focus Features names. It also develops, produces, and licenses stage plays; and distributes filmed entertainment produced by third parties. The Theme Parks segment operates Universal theme parks in Orlando, Florida; Hollywood, California; and Osaka, Japan. The Sky segment offers direct-to-consumer services, such as video, high-speed Internet, voice, and wireless phone services; and content services comprising operating entertainment networks, the Sky News broadcast network, and Sky Sports networks. The company also owns the Philadelphia Flyers, as well as the Wells Fargo Center arena in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; and provides streaming service, such as Peacock. Comcast Corporation was founded in 1963 and is headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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