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Compass Group PLC (CPG.L) Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 1,394.50
-15.50 (-1.10 %)
(As of 01/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 1,394.50
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 1,415.64
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 1,394.50
Volume2.49 million shs
Average Volume2.50 million shs
Market Capitalization£24.88 billion
P/E Ratio174.31
Dividend Yield3.00%
Compass Group PLC, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a food and support services company in North America, Europe, and internationally. It serves business and industry; healthcare and senior living market; education; sports and leisure; and defense, offshore, and remote sectors. The company also offers support services, such as cleaning in hospitals; reception services at corporate headquarters; managing remote camps; grounds and facilities services at schools and universities; and others. Compass Group PLC was founded in 1941 and is based in Chertsey, the United Kingdom.
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Overall MarketRank

1.31 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 1.1Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Restaurants



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£19.94 billion
Cash FlowGBX 83.50 per share
Book ValueGBX 268.50 per share



Outstanding Shares1,783,879,936
Market Cap£24.88 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
GBX 1,394.50
-15.50 (-1.10 %)
(As of 01/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Compass Group PLC (CPG.L) (LON:CPG) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Compass Group PLC (CPG.L)'s stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Compass Group PLC (CPG.L)'s stock was trading at GBX 1,364 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, CPG stock has increased by 2.2% and is now trading at GBX 1,394.50.
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Is Compass Group PLC (CPG.L) a buy right now?

18 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Compass Group PLC (CPG.L) in the last year. There are currently 4 sell ratings, 5 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" Compass Group PLC (CPG.L) stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in CPG, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Compass Group PLC (CPG.L)?

Wall Street analysts have given Compass Group PLC (CPG.L) a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Compass Group PLC (CPG.L) wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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How were Compass Group PLC (CPG.L)'s earnings last quarter?

Compass Group PLC (CPG.L) (LON:CPG) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May, 19th. The company reported $37.60 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $36.20 by $1.40.
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Is Compass Group PLC (CPG.L) a good dividend stock?

Compass Group PLC (CPG.L) pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.40 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.00%. The dividend payout ratio of Compass Group PLC (CPG.L) is 5.00%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What price target have analysts set for CPG?

18 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for Compass Group PLC (CPG.L)'s shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 990 to GBX 1,800. On average, they anticipate Compass Group PLC (CPG.L)'s share price to reach GBX 1,284.18 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 7.9%.
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Who are some of Compass Group PLC (CPG.L)'s key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Compass Group PLC (CPG.L) own?

Who are Compass Group PLC (CPG.L)'s key executives?

Compass Group PLC (CPG.L)'s management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Dominic Blakemore, Group CEO & Director (Age 51, Pay $1.16M)
  • Ms. Karen Witts F.C.A., FCA, CFO & Director (Age 57, Pay $885k)
  • Mr. Gary R. Green, Group COO of North America & Exec. Director (Age 63, Pay $1.57M)
  • Mr. Dev Amritesh, Managing Director (Age 45)
  • Mr. Palmer Brown, Chief Corp. Investment & Risk Officer of Compass Group North America
  • Ms. Sandra Moura, Group Investor Relations & Corp. Affairs
  • Ms. Alison R. Yapp, Group Gen. Counsel & Company Sec. (Age 54)
  • Mr. Michael Young OBE, Director of Corp. Policy and Communications
  • Mr. Keith Francis, Strategic Sales Director
  • Ms. Sarah Morris, Group Chief People Officer (Age 42)

What is Compass Group PLC (CPG.L)'s stock symbol?

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

How do I buy shares of Compass Group PLC (CPG.L)?

Shares of CPG 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 PLC (CPG.L)'s stock price today?

One share of CPG stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,394.50.

How big of a company is Compass Group PLC (CPG.L)?

Compass Group PLC (CPG.L) has a market capitalization of £24.88 billion and generates £19.94 billion in revenue each year. Compass Group PLC (CPG.L) employs 548,143 workers across the globe.

What is Compass Group PLC (CPG.L)'s official website?

The official website for Compass Group PLC (CPG.L) is www.compass-group.com.

How can I contact Compass Group PLC (CPG.L)?

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

This page was last updated on 1/23/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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