Compass Group plc (LON:CPG) had its price objective lifted by Royal Bank Of Canada from GBX 1,480 ($18.32) to GBX 1,530 ($18.94) in a research note published on Thursday morning. Royal Bank Of Canada currently has a sector perform rating on the stock.
CPG has been the topic of several other reports. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. reissued a neutral rating and issued a GBX 1,491 ($18.45) price objective on shares of Compass Group plc in a report on Thursday, September 8th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. raised Compass Group plc to an overweight rating and raised their price objective for the company from GBX 1,380 ($17.08) to GBX 1,580 ($19.55) in a report on Wednesday, September 14th. Canaccord Genuity raised their price objective on Compass Group plc from GBX 1,425 ($17.64) to GBX 1,645 ($20.36) and gave the company a buy rating in a report on Friday, July 8th. Panmure Gordon reissued a hold rating and issued a GBX 1,400 ($17.33) price objective on shares of Compass Group plc in a report on Thursday, September 15th. Finally, Societe Generale raised their price objective on Compass Group plc from GBX 1,190 ($14.73) to GBX 1,290 ($15.97) and gave the company a sell rating in a report on Thursday, September 29th. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have assigned a hold rating and eight have issued a buy rating to the company. The company has an average rating of Hold and an average price target of GBX 1,356.85 ($16.79).
Shares of Compass Group plc (LON:CPG) traded up 0.74% during trading on Thursday, reaching GBX 1503.00. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 1,479,726 shares. The company has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 1,474.38 and a 200-day moving average price of GBX 1,374.78. Compass Group plc has a one year low of GBX 1,013.00 and a one year high of GBX 1,559.00. The stock’s market cap is GBX 24.72 billion.
In other Compass Group plc news, insider Ireena Vittal bought 1,863 shares of Compass Group plc stock in a transaction on Thursday, September 22nd. The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 1,491 ($18.45) per share, for a total transaction of £27,777.33 ($34,377.88). Also, insider Gary Green sold 100,000 shares of Compass Group plc stock in a transaction on Thursday, September 29th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 1,498 ($18.54), for a total value of £1,498,000 ($1,853,960.40).
Compass Group plc Company Profile
Compass Group PLC provides food and support services. The Company’s segments include North America, Europe & Japan, and Fast Growing & Emerging. It provides breakfasts, lunches and dinners, and also offers hospitality services. The Company offers a range of soft support services, including cleaning, reception and some building maintenance.
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