Compass Group Stock Price, News & Analysis (LON:CPG)

GBX 1,526.50 -14.00 (-0.91 %)
(As of 02/23/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 1,526.50
Today's RangeGBX 1,521.50 - GBX 1,540
52-Week RangeGBX 1,396.50 - GBX 1,698
Volume3.76 million shs
Average Volume4.09 million shs
Market Capitalization£24.17 billion
P/E Ratio2,150.00
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About Compass Group (LON:CPG)

Compass Group logoCompass 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. The Company offers its services to customers in the workplace, schools and colleges, hospitals, at leisure and in remote environments. It provides breakfasts, lunches and dinners, and also offers hospitality services. The Company offers a range of support services, including cleaning, building operations and maintenance, business and office services, logistics and transport, outdoor, project management and security. Its foodservice offerings under healthcare and seniors sector include patient feeding, retail food courts, hospitality catering, vending, retail shops and staff restaurants.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Restaurants & Bars
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorCyclical Consumer Goods & Services
SymbolLON:CPG
CUSIPN/A
Phone+44-1932-573000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio2150
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

Trailing EPSGBX 0.71
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins4.95%
Return on Equity44.47%
Return on Assets9.89%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares1,580,000,000

Compass Group (LON:CPG) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Compass Group's stock symbol?

Compass Group trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "CPG."

How often does Compass Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Compass Group?

Compass Group announced a dividend on Tuesday, November 21st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, January 18th will be given a dividend of GBX 22.30 per share on Monday, February 26th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.48%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 18th. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Compass Group's Dividend History.

How were Compass Group's earnings last quarter?

Compass Group plc (LON:CPG) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November, 21st. The company reported $72.30 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $71.90 by $0.40. The business had revenue of $22.57 billion for the quarter. Compass Group had a return on equity of 44.47% and a net margin of 4.95%. View Compass Group's Earnings History.

Where is Compass Group's stock going? Where will Compass Group's stock price be in 2018?

20 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Compass Group's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,510 to GBX 1,850. On average, they anticipate Compass Group's share price to reach GBX 1,681 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Compass Group.

Who are some of Compass Group's key competitors?

Who are Compass Group's key executives?

Compass Group's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Dominic Blakemore, Group Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director (Age 48)
  • Johnny Thomson, Group Finance Director, Executive Director (Age 45)
  • Mark J. White, General Counsel, Company Secretary (Age 57)
  • Gary Green, Group Chief Operating Officer, North America and Executive Director (Age 60)
  • Robin Mills, Group Human Resources Director
  • Sandra Moura, Investor Relations and Corporate Affairs Director
  • Alfredo Ruiz Plaza, Regional Managing Director - Latin America
  • Mark van Dyck, Regional Managing Director - Asia Pacific
  • Paul Steven Walsh, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board (Age 62)
  • Carol Arrowsmith, Non-Executive Independent Director (Age 63)

How do I buy Compass Group stock?

Shares of Compass Group and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

What is Compass Group's stock price today?

One share of Compass Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,526.50.

How big of a company is Compass Group?

Compass Group has a market capitalization of £24.17 billion.

How can I contact Compass Group?

Compass Group's mailing address is Compass House, Guildford Street, CHERTSEY, KT16 9BQ, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1932-573000.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Compass Group (CPG)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  299 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  516 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  815
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Analyst Ratings

Compass Group (LON:CPG) Analysts' Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: HoldHoldHoldHold
Consensus Rating Score: 2.452.442.412.35
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
11 Hold Rating(s)
9 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
10 Hold Rating(s)
8 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
10 Hold Rating(s)
7 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
11 Hold Rating(s)
8 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,681GBX 1,673.13GBX 1,665.80GBX 1,609.38

Compass Group (LON:CPG) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Compass Group (LON:CPG)

Compass Group (LON:CPG) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/16/2018HSBCReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,850View Rating Details
2/9/2018Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,650View Rating Details
2/8/2018Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,600View Rating Details
2/8/2018Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,850View Rating Details
2/8/2018Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
1/22/2018Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,850View Rating Details
1/12/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweightGBX 1,745 -> GBX 1,785View Rating Details
12/19/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
12/19/2017N+1 SingerReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
11/29/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 1,800View Rating Details
11/22/2017Beaufort SecuritiesDowngradeHoldGBX 1,700 -> GBX 1,650View Rating Details
11/22/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,800View Rating Details
11/21/2017Panmure GordonReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,560View Rating Details
10/27/2017Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeOutperformGBX 1,530 -> GBX 1,750View Rating Details
9/22/2017Kepler Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,622View Rating Details
8/29/2017Bryan, Garnier & CoReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,550View Rating Details
7/27/2017Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 1,550 -> GBX 1,630View Rating Details
5/12/2017Jefferies GroupBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 1,450 -> GBX 1,510View Rating Details
5/11/2017Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,520View Rating Details
5/11/2017Deutsche BankReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,600View Rating Details
11/23/2016Societe GeneraleLower Price TargetSellGBX 1,290 -> GBX 1,240View Rating Details
11/23/2016CitigroupReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
11/7/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual weightView Rating Details
3/10/2016AlphaValueReiterated RatingAddGBX 1,350View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/24/2016 forward)

Earnings

Compass Group (LON:CPG) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Compass Group (LON:CPG)

Compass Group (LON CPG) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/21/2017Y 2017GBX 71.90GBX 72.30GBX 2,256.80 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Estimates

Compass Group (LON:CPG) Earnings Estimates

No earnings estimates for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Dividends

Compass Group (LON:CPG) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
11/21/2017GBX 22.301.48%1/18/20181/18/20182/26/2018
5/10/2017GBX 616/27/20176/27/20177/17/2017
5/10/2017GBX 11.200.7%5/18/20175/18/20176/19/2017
11/22/2016GBX 21.101.59%1/19/20171/19/20172/20/2017
5/11/2016GBX 10.600.85%6/23/20166/23/20167/25/2016
11/24/2015GBX 19.601.81%1/21/20161/21/20162/22/2016
5/13/2015GBX 9.800.88%6/25/20156/25/20157/27/2015
11/26/2014GBX 17.701.67%1/22/20151/22/20152/23/2015
5/14/2014GBX 565.63%7/8/20147/8/20147/29/2014
5/14/2014GBX 8.800.88%5/21/20145/21/20146/26/2014
11/27/2013GBX 161.7%1/22/20141/22/20142/24/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Compass Group (LON CPG) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trades by Quarter for Compass Group (LON:CPG)

Compass Group (LON CPG) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
11/23/2017Mark WhiteInsiderSell17,386GBX 1,520£264,267.20
9/21/2017Paul WalshInsiderBuy10,000GBX 1,571£157,100
12/14/2016Richard John CousinsInsiderSell200,000GBX 1,371£2,742,000
11/23/2016Paul WalshInsiderBuy5,000GBX 1,337£66,850
9/29/2016Gary GreenInsiderSell100,000GBX 1,498£1,498,000
9/22/2016Ireena VittalInsiderBuy1,863GBX 1,491£27,777.33
9/20/2016Bomhard ,StefanInsiderBuy6,100GBX 1,486£90,646
3/23/2016Arrowsmith,CarolInsiderBuy2,023GBX 1,216£24,599.68
2/8/2016Cousins,Richard JohnInsiderSell300,000GBX 1,207£3,621,000
11/25/2015Cousins,Richard JohnInsiderSell196,327GBX 1,107£2,173,339.89
9/1/2015Silva,Nelson L CInsiderBuy8,200GBX 1,026£84,132
8/13/2015Green,GaryInsiderSell150,422GBX 1,035£1,556,867.70
6/15/2015Paul WalshInsiderBuy5,000GBX 1,107£55,350
3/25/2015Carol ArrowsmithInsiderBuy3,342GBX 1,190.88£39,799.21
2/6/2015Paul WalshInsiderBuy5,000GBX 1,133£56,650
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Compass Group (LON CPG) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
Compass Group plc (CPG) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from BrokeragesCompass Group plc (CPG) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 20 at 1:36 AM
Compass Group (CPG) Earns Buy Rating from HSBCCompass Group (CPG) Earns Buy Rating from HSBC
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 17 at 4:54 PM
Compass Group (CPG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Liberum CapitalCompass Group (CPG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 11 at 6:24 PM
Shore Capital Reaffirms Hold Rating for Compass Group (CPG)Shore Capital Reaffirms Hold Rating for Compass Group (CPG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 11 at 6:24 PM
Compass Group (CPG) Given Hold Rating at Stifel NicolausCompass Group (CPG) Given Hold Rating at Stifel Nicolaus
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 11 at 2:46 PM
Compass Group (CPG) Receives "Hold" Rating from Numis SecuritiesCompass Group (CPG) Receives "Hold" Rating from Numis Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 9 at 8:30 AM
U.K. stocks slump, pound rallies as BOE hints of spring rate hikeU.K. stocks slump, pound rallies as BOE hints of spring rate hike
www.marketwatch.com - February 8 at 3:47 PM
Compass Group Q1 Organic Revenue Up 5.9%; Affirms Positive Outlook For 2018Compass Group Q1 Organic Revenue Up 5.9%; Affirms Positive Outlook For 2018
www.nasdaq.com - February 8 at 8:16 AM
Compass Group plc isn’t the only Footsie dividend-growth stock I’d buy right nowCompass Group plc isn’t the only Footsie dividend-growth stock I’d buy right now
www.msn.com - February 8 at 8:16 AM
M&A, banks brighten lacklustre European stock marketsM&A, banks brighten lacklustre European stock markets
finance.yahoo.com - February 8 at 8:16 AM
Compass Group sees better full-year organic revenue growth, marginsCompass Group sees better full-year organic revenue growth, margins
finance.yahoo.com - February 8 at 8:16 AM
Compass Group plc (CPG) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from AnalystsCompass Group plc (CPG) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 26 at 1:24 AM
Compass Group (CPG) Given Outperform Rating at Credit Suisse GroupCompass Group (CPG) Given Outperform Rating at Credit Suisse Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 22 at 12:04 PM
Compass Group (CPG) Price Target Increased to GBX 1,785 by Analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co.Compass Group (CPG) Price Target Increased to GBX 1,785 by Analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 14 at 4:26 PM
Britains FTSE retreats as sterling rises - Reuters - ReutersBritain's FTSE retreats as sterling rises - Reuters - Reuters
www.reuters.com - January 2 at 6:08 PM
UKs Compass says new CEO to start Jan 1 after death of Cousins - ReutersUK's Compass says new CEO to start Jan 1 after death of Cousins - Reuters
www.reuters.com - January 1 at 4:57 PM
Compass Group chief, five others killed in Sydney seaplane crash - ReutersCompass Group chief, five others killed in Sydney seaplane crash - Reuters
www.reuters.com - January 1 at 4:57 PM
Compass Group plc (CPG) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by BrokeragesCompass Group plc (CPG) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 1 at 1:56 AM
Compass Group (CPG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by BarclaysCompass Group (CPG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Barclays
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 31 at 12:44 PM
ETFs with exposure to Compass Group Plc : December 26, 2017ETFs with exposure to Compass Group Plc : December 26, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 28 at 5:51 AM
Compass Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CPG-GB : December 28, 2017Compass Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CPG-GB : December 28, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 28 at 5:51 AM
Compass Group PLC (LON:CPG): Immense Growth Potential?Compass Group PLC (LON:CPG): Immense Growth Potential?
finance.yahoo.com - December 25 at 6:46 PM
Compass Group (CPG) Receives "Buy" Rating from N+1 SingerCompass Group (CPG) Receives "Buy" Rating from N+1 Singer
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 24 at 1:16 PM
Compass Groups (CPG) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Peel HuntCompass Group's (CPG) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 24 at 1:16 PM
Compass Group Plc :CPG-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : December 22, 2017Compass Group Plc :CPG-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : December 22, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 22 at 8:24 PM
Compass Group Plc :CPG-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended September 30, 2017 : December 22, 2017Compass Group Plc :CPG-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended September 30, 2017 : December 22, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 22 at 8:24 PM
Compass Group plc (CPG) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by AnalystsCompass Group plc (CPG) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 7 at 1:46 AM
Compass Group plc (CPG) Insider Mark White Sells 17,386 SharesCompass Group plc (CPG) Insider Mark White Sells 17,386 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 24 at 7:50 AM
Compass Group plc (CPG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by J P Morgan Chase & CoCompass Group plc (CPG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by J P Morgan Chase & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 22 at 8:42 PM
Compass Group plc (CPG) Cut to "Hold" at Beaufort SecuritiesCompass Group plc (CPG) Cut to "Hold" at Beaufort Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 22 at 12:16 PM
Compass Group plc (CPG) Rating Reiterated by Berenberg BankCompass Group plc (CPG) Rating Reiterated by Berenberg Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 22 at 6:10 AM
Edited Transcript of CPG.L earnings conference call or presentation 21-Nov-17 9:00am GMTEdited Transcript of CPG.L earnings conference call or presentation 21-Nov-17 9:00am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - November 21 at 5:37 PM
Compass Group plcs (CPG) "Hold" Rating Reaffirmed at Panmure GordonCompass Group plc's (CPG) "Hold" Rating Reaffirmed at Panmure Gordon
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 21 at 4:06 PM
Compass Group plc (CPG) Issues Quarterly  Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.40 EPSCompass Group plc (CPG) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.40 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 21 at 7:34 AM
Compass Group plcs (CPG) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Liberum CapitalCompass Group plc's (CPG) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 21 at 6:20 AM
Compass Group FY Pre-tax Profit Up 18.1% - Quick FactsCompass Group FY Pre-tax Profit Up 18.1% - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - November 21 at 4:34 AM
European shares dip, earnings dent sentimentEuropean shares dip, earnings dent sentiment
finance.yahoo.com - November 21 at 4:33 AM
Compass Group plc (CPG) Price Target Raised to GBX 1,880 at Credit Suisse GroupCompass Group plc (CPG) Price Target Raised to GBX 1,880 at Credit Suisse Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 12 at 11:32 PM
Compass Group plc (CPG) Insider Acquires £157,100 in StockCompass Group plc (CPG) Insider Acquires £157,100 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 9 at 1:24 PM
Compass Group plc (CPG) Given "Hold" Rating at Kepler Capital MarketsCompass Group plc (CPG) Given "Hold" Rating at Kepler Capital Markets
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 22 at 11:00 PM
Compass Group plc (CPG) Earns "Buy" Rating from Berenberg BankCompass Group plc (CPG) Earns "Buy" Rating from Berenberg Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 21 at 2:32 PM
Compass Group CEO Richard Cousins To Step Down; Dominic Blakemore To Succeed - NasdaqCompass Group CEO Richard Cousins To Step Down; Dominic Blakemore To Succeed - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - September 21 at 10:15 AM
Peel Hunt Reiterates Buy Rating for Compass Group plc (CPG)Peel Hunt Reiterates Buy Rating for Compass Group plc (CPG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 4 at 6:56 AM
Compass Group plc (CPG) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by BrokeragesCompass Group plc (CPG) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 29 at 8:44 AM
Compass Group plcs (LON:CPG) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at Numis Securities LtdCompass Group plc's (LON:CPG) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at Numis Securities Ltd
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 27 at 10:36 AM
Compass Group plc (LON:CPG) Price Target Raised to GBX 1,870Compass Group plc (LON:CPG) Price Target Raised to GBX 1,870
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 27 at 10:35 AM
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Goldman ‘Committed’ to Commodities After Worst Quarter on RecordGoldman ‘Committed’ to Commodities After Worst Quarter on Record
www.bloomberg.com - July 19 at 5:03 AM
Compass Group plc (CPG) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by AnalystsCompass Group plc (CPG) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 10 at 8:56 AM

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