Compass Group plc Company Profile (LON:CPG)

About Compass Group plc

Compass Group plc 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.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: N/A
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: CPG
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $18.38
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $1440.78
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $1442.17
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 1,195 - GBX 1,559
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 24.46
  • P/E Growth: 1.64
  • Market Cap: $24.24B
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,643,074,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Compass Group plc (LON:CPG) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 12 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.22)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,487.93

Analysts' Ratings History for Compass Group plc (LON:CPG)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/15/2017Kepler Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 1,400 -> GBX 1,495View Rating Details
2/3/2017Canaccord GenuityDowngradeHoldGBX 1,370 -> GBX 1,460View Rating Details
2/3/2017Bryan, Garnier & CoReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,475View Rating Details
2/2/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,450View Rating Details
2/2/2017Panmure GordonReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,400View Rating Details
2/2/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
1/18/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 1,600 -> GBX 1,685View Rating Details
12/5/2016Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
11/30/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Boost Price TargetNeutralGBX 1,491 -> GBX 1,506View Rating Details
11/30/2016Jefferies Group LLCLower Price TargetHoldGBX 1,475 -> GBX 1,450View Rating Details
11/23/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,740View Rating Details
11/23/2016Societe GeneraleLower Price TargetSellGBX 1,290 -> GBX 1,240View Rating Details
11/23/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
11/23/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 1,500 -> GBX 1,550View Rating Details
11/7/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual weightView Rating Details
10/13/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price Targetsector performGBX 1,480 -> GBX 1,530View Rating Details
7/1/2016Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,500View Rating Details
3/10/2016AlphaValueReiterated RatingAddGBX 1,350View Rating Details
2/7/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,250View Rating Details
2/5/2016NomuraBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 1,240 -> GBX 1,291View Rating Details
12/4/2015NatixisBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 1,070 -> GBX 1,100View Rating Details
11/28/2015Goldman Sachs MLP Income Opportun FundBoost Price TargetSellGBX 950 -> GBX 975View Rating Details
11/25/2015Charles StanleyUpgradeaccumulateView Rating Details
11/25/2015Oddo SecuritiesReiterated RatingReduceGBX 1,060View Rating Details
7/30/2015BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,200View Rating Details
6/15/2015Stifel NicolausUpgradeBuyGBX 1,200View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/21/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Compass Group plc (LON:CPG)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Compass Group plc (LON:CPG)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $72.23 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Compass Group plc (LON:CPG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
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

Insider Trading History for Compass Group plc (LON:CPG)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
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

Latest Headlines for Compass Group plc (LON:CPG)
DateHeadline
News IconTrading Focus: Eye on Shares of Compass Group PLC (CPG.L) - Searcy News (LON:CPG)
searcysentinel.com - February 17 at 5:46 PM
News IconA Look at the Technicals on Compass Group PLC (LSE:CPG) - Midway Monitor (LON:CPG)
midwaymonitor.com - February 16 at 11:46 AM
capitalcube.com logoCompass Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CPG-GB : February 15, 2017 (LON:CPG)
www.capitalcube.com - February 16 at 11:46 AM
News IconCompass Group PLC (LSE:CPG): What can we expect from this high ... - Simply Wall St (LON:CPG)
simplywall.st - February 10 at 4:46 PM
News IconChecking in on Signals for Compass Group PLC (CPG.L) - The Standard (LON:CPG)
6milestandard.com - February 10 at 2:56 AM
News IconMA Watch on Shares of Compass Group PLC (CPG.L) - Baldwin Journal (LON:CPG)
baldwinjournal.com - February 9 at 2:53 AM
News IconTechnical Levels in Focus: Compass Group PLC (CPG.L) - Davidson Register (LON:CPG)
davidsonregister.com - February 8 at 9:51 PM
News IconChecking Moving Average and RSI Levels on Compass Group PLC (CPG.L) - Sherwood Daily (LON:CPG)
sherwooddaily.com - February 6 at 4:31 PM
4-traders.com logoCompass : Result of AGM (LON:CPG)
www.4-traders.com - February 3 at 4:46 PM
capitalcube.com logoCompass Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CPG-GB : February 3, 2017 (LON:CPG)
www.capitalcube.com - February 3 at 4:46 PM
News IconLONDON MARKETS: FTSE 100 Closes Higher, Pound Drops As Bank Of England Strikes 'dovish Tone' (LON:CPG)
fixedincome.fidelity.com - February 2 at 9:50 PM
News IconFTSE 100 closes higher, pound drops as Bank of England strikes 'dovish tone' (LON:CPG)
fixedincome.fidelity.com - February 2 at 4:48 PM
News IconLONDON MARKETS: FTSE 100 In Holding Pattern Ahead Of Bank Of England's 'Super Thursday' (LON:CPG)
eresearch.fidelity.com - February 2 at 4:48 PM
News Icon5 Shares I’m Focused On Today: Compass Group plc, Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc, Randgold Resources Limited, Whitbread plc And Rolls-Royce Holding PLC (LON:CPG)
investomania.co.uk - February 2 at 4:48 PM
News IconTechnical Roundup on Shares of Compass Group PLC (CPG.L) - Springdale Times (LON:CPG)
springdaletimes.com - February 1 at 4:46 PM
News IconCCI Focus on Shares of Compass Group PLC (CPG.L) - Springdale Times (LON:CPG)
springdaletimes.com - January 31 at 4:59 PM
News Icon4 Shares Worth Watching This Week? AstraZeneca plc, Royal Dutch Shell Plc, Ocado Group PLC And Compass Group ... - Investomania (blog) (LON:CPG)
investomania.co.uk - January 30 at 7:57 AM
News IconIs Compass Group PLC (LSE:CPG) worth £14.02 based on its intrinsic value? - Simply Wall St (LON:CPG)
simplywall.st - January 26 at 10:34 PM
News IconChart Indicator Check on Shares of Compass Group PLC (CPG.L) - Springdale Times (LON:CPG)
springdaletimes.com - January 25 at 10:37 PM
News IconTechnical Level Spotcheck on Shares of Compass Group PLC (CPG.L) - Springdale Times (LON:CPG)
springdaletimes.com - January 23 at 6:07 AM
capitalcube.com logoCompass Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CPG-GB : January 23, 2017 (LON:CPG)
www.capitalcube.com - January 23 at 6:07 AM
News IconIncreases Paragon Group of Companies PLC (PAG) Price Target to GBX 340 (LON:CPG)
xboxonezone.com - January 19 at 5:41 PM
News IconThe Analysts Set Compass Group plc (CPG) PT at $1374.32 (LON:CPG)
lasignare.com - January 19 at 5:41 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Compass Group Plc : January 19, 2017 (LON:CPG)
www.capitalcube.com - January 19 at 5:41 PM
News IconEquity Rundown: RSI and CCI Check on Compass Group PLC (CPG.L) - Springdale Times (LON:CPG)
springdaletimes.com - January 19 at 2:48 AM
News IconRatings Don't Lie: Here's how analysts see Compass Group plc (LON:CPG) after this past week. - Fair View Times (LON:CPG)
fairviewtimes.com - January 17 at 5:18 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logo2 Footsie high yield dividend stocks to buy right now (LON:CPG)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 17 at 8:55 AM
stockmarketwire.com logoCompass buys back shares (LON:CPG)
www.stockmarketwire.com - January 13 at 10:13 PM
News IconShould income investors buy Compass Group PLC (LSE:CPG ... - Simply Wall St (LON:CPG)
simplywall.st - January 12 at 4:51 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoSodexo keeps goals despite weak Q1 (LON:CPG)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 12 at 2:58 AM
News IconCompass Group PLC (LON:CPG) Issued With 'Neutral' Rating At Bryan Garnier - UK Market News (LON:CPG)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - January 10 at 5:10 PM
News IconTesco share price: Compass boss leaves grocer’s board (LON:CPG)
invezz.com - January 4 at 3:03 AM
News IconHow Compass Group PLC (LSE:CPG) Delivered A Better ROE Than Its Industry? (LON:CPG)
simplywall.st - January 3 at 12:48 PM
News IconHow Compass Group PLC (LSE:CPG) Delivered A Better ROE Than Its Industry? - Simply Wall St (LON:CPG)
simplywall.st - January 3 at 12:48 PM
News IconWeekly Broker Update – Compass Group (LON:CPG) - NewsDen (LON:CPG)
newsden.net - January 2 at 4:46 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Compass Group Plc : December 29, 2016 (LON:CPG)
www.capitalcube.com - December 29 at 4:51 PM
capitalcube.com logoCompass Group Plc :CPG-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended September 30, 2016 : December 28, 2016 (LON:CPG)
www.capitalcube.com - December 28 at 12:10 PM
stockmarketwire.com logoMost Traded Stocks by Value at 17:00 | 20 December 2016 | Stock ... - Stock Market Wire (LON:CPG)
www.stockmarketwire.com - December 20 at 5:04 PM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoMarket Risers: Compass Group plc, Capita PLC, Dixons Carphone PLC, Diageo plc - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:CPG)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - December 20 at 9:01 AM
News IconShares in Focus: Compass Group PLC (LSE:CPG) - The Business Journal (LON:CPG)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 19 at 5:00 AM
News IconFree Cash Flow Score in Focus for Compass Group PLC (LSE:CPG) - The Business Journal (LON:CPG)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 16 at 4:50 PM
News IconStock Spotlight: Looking at the Levels for Compass Group PLC (LSE:CPG) - The Business Journal (LON:CPG)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 9 at 4:45 PM
News IconNewest Short Interest Filing: Compass Group plc (CPG) Moved Up 1.26% on Dec 9 - Herald KS (LON:CPG)
heraldks.com - December 9 at 4:45 PM
News IconMarket Check: Narrowing in on Shares of Compass Group PLC (LSE:CPG) - The Business Journal (LON:CPG)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 8 at 7:15 AM
News IconFollowing the Numbers on Shares of Compass Group PLC (LSE:CPG) - The Business Journal (LON:CPG)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 6 at 9:45 PM
News IconInvestor Hub: Checking on the Numbers for Compass Group PLC (LSE:CPG) - The Business Journal (LON:CPG)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 5 at 5:15 PM
News IconLevels in Review for Compass Group PLC (LSE:CPG) - The Business Journal (LON:CPG)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 2 at 9:36 AM
News IconJefferies International Reiterated Compass Group PLC (LON:CPG) As 'Hold' (LON:CPG)
myhealthbowl.com - December 1 at 9:37 PM
News IconGoldman Sachs reiterated Compass Group PLC (LON:CPG) as 'Neutral' With 1506 PT - UK Market News (LON:CPG)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - December 1 at 4:35 PM
News IconToday’s Rating: Compass Group (LON:CPG) Buy Rating Reiterated by Analysts at Jefferies; The Price Target Given is GBX 1450.00 (LON:CPG)
www.whatsonthorold.com - November 30 at 4:33 PM

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What is Compass Group plc's stock symbol?

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

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

Compass Group plc declared a dividend on Tuesday, November 22nd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, January 19th will be paid a dividend of GBX 21.10 per share on Monday, February 20th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.59%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 19th. This is a boost from Compass Group plc's previous dividend of $10.60. The official announcement can be seen at this link.

Where is Compass Group plc's stock going? Where will Compass Group plc's stock price be in 2017?

18 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Compass Group plc's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 1,240 to GBX 1,740. On average, they expect Compass Group plc's stock price to reach GBX 1,487.93 in the next twelve months.

When will Compass Group plc announce their earnings?

Compass Group plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May, 10th 2017.

How do I buy Compass Group plc stock?

Shares of Compass Group plc 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.

How much does a share of Compass Group plc stock cost?

One share of Compass Group plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,475.


Last Updated on 2/21/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff