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S&P 500   4,228.48
DOW   33,706.74
QQQ   322.86
Apple’s Stock Could Be On The Verge Of Another 30% Rally
3rd Massive Dollar Upheaval Has Started (Ad)
2 Russian villages evacuated after fire at munitions depot
Near-Term Headwinds Present An Opportunity In Ross Stores
"Prepare for Five Years of Famine" (Ad)
Global markets lower after Wall Street gains on jobs data
Stocks fall broadly, S&P 500 set to break winning streak
"Prepare for Five Years of Famine" (Ad)
Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities
Yangtze shrinks as China's drought disrupts industry
S&P 500   4,228.48
DOW   33,706.74
QQQ   322.86
Apple’s Stock Could Be On The Verge Of Another 30% Rally
3rd Massive Dollar Upheaval Has Started (Ad)
2 Russian villages evacuated after fire at munitions depot
Near-Term Headwinds Present An Opportunity In Ross Stores
"Prepare for Five Years of Famine" (Ad)
Global markets lower after Wall Street gains on jobs data
Stocks fall broadly, S&P 500 set to break winning streak
"Prepare for Five Years of Famine" (Ad)
Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities
Yangtze shrinks as China's drought disrupts industry
S&P 500   4,228.48
DOW   33,706.74
QQQ   322.86
Apple’s Stock Could Be On The Verge Of Another 30% Rally
3rd Massive Dollar Upheaval Has Started (Ad)
2 Russian villages evacuated after fire at munitions depot
Near-Term Headwinds Present An Opportunity In Ross Stores
"Prepare for Five Years of Famine" (Ad)
Global markets lower after Wall Street gains on jobs data
Stocks fall broadly, S&P 500 set to break winning streak
"Prepare for Five Years of Famine" (Ad)
Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities
Yangtze shrinks as China's drought disrupts industry
LON:CPG

Compass Group - CPG Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 1,950.50
-19.00 (-0.96%)
(As of 08/19/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
1,920.50
1,961
50-Day Range
1,641
1,969.50
52-Week Range
1,408.50
1,970.50
Volume
2.30 million shs
Average Volume
3.38 million shs
Market Capitalization
£34.51 billion
P/E Ratio
4,757.32
Dividend Yield
1.19%
Price Target
GBX 1,827.50

Compass Group MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.44 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
6.3% Downside
GBX 1,827.50 Price Target
Short Interest
N/A
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-1.41
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
N/A
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
£199,356 Bought Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
N/A

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

1.96 out of 5 stars

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About Compass Group (LON:CPG) Stock

Compass Group PLC operates as a food and support services company in North America, Europe, and internationally. The company 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. It serves business and industry; healthcare and senior living market; education; sports and leisure; and defense, offshore, and remote sectors. Compass Group PLC was founded in 1941 and is based in Chertsey, the United Kingdom.

Analyst Ratings Changes

CPG has been the subject of a number of research reports. Royal Bank of Canada raised their target price on shares of Compass Group from GBX 1,340 ($16.19) to GBX 1,500 ($18.12) and gave the stock an "underperform" rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 25th. Morgan Stanley reissued an "overweight" rating on shares of Compass Group in a report on Wednesday, May 11th. Barclays reaffirmed an "overweight" rating and issued a GBX 2,000 ($24.17) price objective on shares of Compass Group in a report on Wednesday, July 27th. Shore Capital reissued a "buy" rating on shares of Compass Group in a research report on Monday, May 23rd. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. raised their target price on shares of Compass Group from GBX 1,950 ($23.56) to GBX 2,050 ($24.77) and gave the stock a "neutral" rating in a report on Thursday, May 12th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company. Based on data from MarketBeat, the company has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of GBX 1,827.50 ($22.08).

Compass Group Price Performance

LON:CPG traded down GBX 19 ($0.23) on Friday, hitting GBX 1,950.50 ($23.57). 2,303,770 shares of the company's stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 3,376,368. The stock has a 50-day moving average of GBX 1,813.54 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 1,739.48. The stock has a market cap of £34.51 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 4,803.66. Compass Group has a 52 week low of GBX 1,408.50 ($17.02) and a 52 week high of GBX 1,970.50 ($23.81). The company has a current ratio of 0.89, a quick ratio of 0.81 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 74.81.

Insider Activity

In other Compass Group news, insider Ireena Vittal bought 111 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, June 6th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 1,796 ($21.70) per share, with a total value of £1,993.56 ($2,408.84).

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CPG Stock News Headlines

Analysts Set Compass Group PLC (LON:CPG) PT at GBX 1,870
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CPG Company Calendar

Last Earnings
5/19/2020
Ex-Dividend for 7/28 Dividend
6/09/2022
Dividend Payable
7/28/2022
Today
8/19/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Restaurants
Sub-Industry
N/A
CIK
N/A
Fax
N/A
Employees
480,000
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
GBX 1,827.50
High Stock Price Forecast
GBX 2,100
Low Stock Price Forecast
GBX 1,400
Forecasted Upside/Downside
-6.3%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.44
Research Coverage
9 Analysts

Profitability

Pretax Margin
N/A

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
£20.97 billion
Cash Flow
GBX 83 per share
Book Value
GBX 300.60 per share

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares
1,769,242,000
Free Float
N/A
Market Cap
£34.51 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
N/A

Key Executives

  • Mr. Dominic Blakemore (Age 53)
    Group CEO & Director
    Comp: $3.21M
  • Mr. Gary R. Green (Age 65)
    Group COO of North America & Exec. Director
    Comp: $3.12M
  • Mr. Dev Amritesh (Age 47)
    Managing Director
  • Mr. Charles Palmer Brown (Age 51)
    Group CFO & Director
  • Ms. Alison R. Yapp (Age 56)
    Group Gen. Counsel & Company Sec.
  • Mr. Michael Young OBE
    Director of Corp. Policy and Communications
  • Ms. Deborah Lee
    Group Chief People Officer
  • Mr. Andrew Barry
    Managing Director of Bus. & Industry
  • Mr. Mark Alan Van Dyck
    Regional Managing Director of Asia Pacific
  • Mr. Robin Mills
    Regional Managing Director of UK & Ireland













CPG Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Compass Group stock right now?

9 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Compass Group in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" CPG shares. 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 is Compass Group's stock price forecast for 2022?

9 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for Compass Group's stock. Their CPG share price forecasts range from GBX 1,400 to GBX 2,100. On average, they anticipate the company's stock price to reach GBX 1,827.50 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 6.3%.
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How have CPG shares performed in 2022?

Compass Group's stock was trading at GBX 1,651 at the start of the year. Since then, CPG stock has increased by 18.1% and is now trading at GBX 1,950.50.
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How were Compass Group's earnings last quarter?

Compass Group PLC (LON:CPG) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, May, 19th. The company reported $37.60 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $36.20 by $1.40.

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

Compass Group declared a dividend on Wednesday, May 11th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, June 9th will be paid a dividend of GBX 9.40 per share on Thursday, July 28th. This represents a yield of 0.6%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 9th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.
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Is Compass Group a good dividend stock?

Compass Group (LON:CPG) pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.14 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.19%. The dividend payout ratio is 34.15%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
Read our dividend analysis for CPG.

What other stocks do shareholders of Compass Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Compass Group investors own include easyJet (EZJ), Barclays (BARC), Compass Group (CMPGY), Diageo (DGE), Experian (EXPN), GSK (GSK), Prudential (PRU), Reckitt Benckiser Group (RB), Unilever (ULVR) and Whitbread (WTB).

What is Compass Group's stock symbol?

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

How do I buy shares of Compass Group?

Shares of CPG stock 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.
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What is Compass Group's stock price today?

One share of CPG stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,950.50.

How much money does Compass Group make?

Compass Group (LON:CPG) has a market capitalization of £34.51 billion and generates £20.97 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does Compass Group have?

The company employs 480,000 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Compass Group?

Compass Group's mailing address is Compass House, Guildford Street, CHERTSEY, KT16 9BQ, United Kingdom. The official website for the company is www.compass-group.com. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1932-573000.

This page (LON:CPG) was last updated on 8/20/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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