LON:CPG - Compass Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started GBX 1,719 +3.50 (+0.20 %) (As of 04/19/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous CloseGBX 1,719Today's RangeGBX 1,714.50 - GBX 1,72752-Week RangeGBX 1,435 - GBX 1,830.50Volume2.74 million shsAverage Volume3.91 million shsMarket Capitalization£27.27 billionP/E Ratio24.21Dividend Yield2.09%BetaN/A ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions Chain Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Compass Group PLC, through 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. Receive CPG News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for CPG and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange LON Industry Restaurants Sub-IndustryN/A SectorServices Current SymbolLON:CPG Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A CIKN/A Webwww.compass-group.com Phone+44-1932-573000Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio169.28 Current Ratio0.81 Quick Ratio0.68Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio24.21 Forward P/E Ratio0.19 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales£22.96 billion Price / Sales1.19 Cash FlowGBX 61.11 per share Price / Cash Flow28.13 Book ValueGBX 165.10 per share Price / Book10.41Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net MarginsN/A Return on EquityN/A Return on AssetsN/AMiscellaneous Employees600,000 Outstanding Shares1,586,230,016Market Cap£27.27 billion Next Earnings Date5/15/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable 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 20th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, January 17th will be given a dividend of GBX 25.40 per share on Monday, February 25th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.52%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 17th. This is a boost from Compass Group's previous dividend of $12.30. 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) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November, 20th. The company reported $77.60 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $77.00 by $0.60. View Compass Group's Earnings History. When is Compass Group's next earnings date? Compass Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 15th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Compass Group. What price target have analysts set for CPG? 14 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Compass Group's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 1,520 to GBX 1,950. On average, they anticipate Compass Group's stock price to reach GBX 1,757.69 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 2.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Compass Group. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Compass Group? 14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Compass Group in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Compass Group. Has Compass Group been receiving favorable news coverage? Media stories about CPG stock have been trending positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Compass Group earned a media sentiment score of 2.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. Who are some of Compass Group's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Compass Group include Restaurant Brands International (QSR), Whitbread (WTB), Domino's Pizza Enterprises (DMP), Greene King (GNK), Hellofresh (HFG), MTY Food Group (MTY), J D Wetherspoon (JDW), Domino's Pizza Group (DOM), Mitchells & Butlers (MAB), EI Group (EIG), Collins Foods (CKF), Restaurant Group (RTN), Marston's (MARS), YOUS BREW/PAR VTG FPD 0.125 (YNGA) and Fuller, Smith & Turner (FSTA). 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 COMPASS GRP PLC/S (CMPGY), easyJet (EZJ), Associated British Foods (ABF), Barratt Developments (BDEV), Dixons Carphone (DC), Experian (EXPN), GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), Rio Tinto (RIO), Weir Group (WEIR) and Whitbread (WTB). Who are Compass Group's key executives? Compass Group's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Dominic Blakemore, Group Chief Exec. & Director (Age 50)Mr. Gary R. Green, Group COO of North America & Exec. Director (Age 62)Mr. Dev Amritesh, Managing Director (Age 44)Palmer Brown, Interim CFO and Chief Corp. Investment & Risk Officer of Compass Group North AmericaMs. Sandra Moura, Head of Investor Relations & Corp. Affairs How do I buy shares of Compass Group? 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's stock price today? One share of CPG stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,719. How big of a company is Compass Group? Compass Group has a market capitalization of £27.27 billion and generates £22.96 billion in revenue each year. Compass Group employs 600,000 workers across the globe. What is Compass Group's official website? The official website for Compass Group is http://www.compass-group.com/. 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 (LON CPG)Community Ranking: 2.0 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 404 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 627 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,031MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Compass Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CPG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CPG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. 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