GFS has been the topic of a number of other research reports. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. restated a neutral rating and set a GBX 189 ($2.34) target price on shares of G4S plc in a report on Monday, June 27th. Jefferies Group cut their price objective on G4S plc from GBX 160 ($1.98) to GBX 157 ($1.94) and set an underperform rating on the stock in a report on Monday, July 4th. Credit Suisse Group AG reiterated an outperform rating and set a GBX 275 ($3.40) price objective on shares of G4S plc in a report on Friday, October 7th. Deutsche Bank AG cut G4S plc to a sell rating and cut their price objective for the company from GBX 235 ($2.91) to GBX 165 ($2.04) in a report on Wednesday, August 3rd. Finally, Barclays PLC cut G4S plc to an underweight rating and cut their price objective for the company from GBX 200 ($2.48) to GBX 160 ($1.98) in a report on Monday, July 25th. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have issued a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the stock. G4S plc currently has a consensus rating of Hold and an average target price of GBX 224.56 ($2.78).
G4S plc (LON:GFS) opened at 235.15 on Monday. G4S plc has a one year low of GBX 145.00 and a one year high of GBX 252.40. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of GBX 232.95 and a 200-day moving average price of GBX 200.11. The firm’s market cap is GBX 3.63 billion.
The business also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, October 14th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 1st will be given a dividend of GBX 3.59 ($0.04) per share. This represents a dividend yield of 1.58%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 1st.
About G4S plc
G4S Plc is a United Kingdom-based security company engaged in the provision of security products services and solutions. The Company provides services across sectors, including Government, private energy and utilities, oil and gas, transport and logistics, ports and airports, leisure and tourism, financial institutions, mining, corporates and industrials, and retail.
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