Compass Group plc (LON:CPG)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating reiterated by stock analysts at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) in a research note issued to investors on Thursday, May 11th. They currently have a GBX 1,520 ($19.23) price target on the stock. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)’s price target points to a potential downside of 8.43% from the stock’s previous close.
A number of other equities research analysts have also recently weighed in on CPG. Deutsche Bank AG reiterated a “hold” rating and set a GBX 1,600 ($20.24) price target on shares of Compass Group plc in a research report on Thursday, May 11th. Panmure Gordon reiterated a “hold” rating and set a GBX 1,400 ($17.71) price target on shares of Compass Group plc in a research report on Thursday, February 2nd. Bryan, Garnier & Co reiterated a “neutral” rating and set a GBX 1,475 ($18.66) price target on shares of Compass Group plc in a research report on Friday, February 3rd. Beaufort Securities upgraded shares of Compass Group plc to a “buy” rating and set a GBX 1,700 ($21.51) price target for the company in a research report on Friday, March 31st. Finally, Numis Securities Ltd reiterated a “hold” rating and set a GBX 1,450 ($18.34) price target on shares of Compass Group plc in a research report on Thursday, February 2nd. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have issued a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the stock. Compass Group plc presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 1,546.67 ($19.57).
Shares of Compass Group plc (LON:CPG) opened at 1660.00 on Thursday. Compass Group plc has a 12-month low of GBX 1,265.00 and a 12-month high of GBX 1,697.00. The stock’s 50 day moving average is GBX 1,623.44 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 1,501.62.
The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Monday, July 17th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, June 27th will be given a dividend of GBX 61 ($0.77) per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, June 27th. This is an increase from Compass Group plc’s previous dividend of $11.20.
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Compass Group plc Company Profile
Compass Group PLC provides food and support services. The Company’s segments include North America, Europe, Rest of World and Central activities. The Europe segment includes Turkey and Russia. The Rest of World segment includes Japan. The Company delivers services in sectors, including business and industry; healthcare and seniors; education; defense, offshore and remote, and sports and leisure.
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