Compass Group plc Company Profile (LON:CPG)

About Compass Group plc (LON:CPG)

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:
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  • Symbol: LON:CPG
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: N/A
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £27.01 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,644,000,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,566.80
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,470.15
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 1,242.15 - GBX 1,646
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 24.41
  • P/E Growth: 1.91
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £21.54 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.25
  • Book Value: GBX 1.70 per share
  • Price / Book: 9.66
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 1.9%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £2.01 billion
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 3.45 million shs.
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Compass Group plc (LON:CPG)

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 announced a dividend on Wednesday, May 10th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, June 27th will be paid a dividend of GBX 61 per share on Monday, July 17th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, June 27th. This is an increase from Compass Group plc's previous dividend of $11.20. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Compass Group plc's Dividend History.

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

19 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for Compass Group plc's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,240 to GBX 1,715. On average, they expect Compass Group plc's stock price to reach GBX 1,536.67 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Compass Group plc.

Who are some of Compass Group plc's key competitors?

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 1,643.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Compass Group plc (LON:CPG) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 11 Hold Ratings, 7 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.32)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,536.67

Analysts' Ratings History for Compass Group plc (LON:CPG)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/12/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,620View Rating Details
5/12/2017Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 1,450 -> GBX 1,510View Rating Details
5/11/2017Goldman Sachs Group IncReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,520View Rating Details
5/11/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweightGBX 1,665 -> GBX 1,670View Rating Details
5/11/2017Kepler Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 1,495 -> GBX 1,560View Rating Details
5/11/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,600View Rating Details
5/10/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,460View Rating Details
5/10/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
5/5/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
4/28/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightView Rating Details
4/24/2017Credit Suisse Group AGLower Price TargetOutperformGBX 1,740 -> GBX 1,715View Rating Details
3/31/2017Beaufort SecuritiesUpgradeBuyGBX 1,700View Rating Details
2/3/2017Bryan, Garnier & CoReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,475View Rating Details
2/2/2017Panmure GordonReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,400View Rating Details
11/23/2016Societe GeneraleLower Price TargetSellGBX 1,290 -> GBX 1,240View Rating Details
11/23/2016Citigroup IncReiterated RatingBuyView 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
2/5/2016NomuraBoost 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 5/27/2015 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: $71.67 EPS

Dividends

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

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Compass Group plc (LON:CPG)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Compass Group plc (LON:CPG)
Insider Trades by Quarter 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

Headline Trends for Compass Group plc (LON:CPG)
Latest Headlines for Compass Group plc (LON:CPG)
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DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoCompass Group Plc : CPG-GB: Dividend Analysis : May 19th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 9:23 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCompass Group plc (CPG) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 19 at 9:24 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Compass Group Plc : May 15, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 15 at 4:21 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCompass Group plc (CPG) Earns Hold Rating from Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 14 at 2:45 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCompass Group plc (CPG) Given New GBX 1,560 Price Target at Kepler Capital Markets
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 14 at 12:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJPMorgan Chase & Co. Increases Compass Group plc (CPG) Price Target to GBX 1,670
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 14 at 12:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCompass Group plc's (CPG) Neutral Rating Reiterated at Goldman Sachs Group Inc
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 13 at 11:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJefferies Group LLC Boosts Compass Group plc (CPG) Price Target to GBX 1,510
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 13 at 2:05 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCompass Group Plc :CPG-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended March 31, 2017 : May 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 12 at 10:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCompass Group plc (CPG) Given "Hold" Rating at Numis Securities Ltd
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 12 at 9:53 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Roses are red, Barclays' shareholders are turning blue
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 5:05 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of CPG.L earnings conference call or presentation 10-May-17 8:00am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 9:39 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCompass Group plc (CPG) Rating Reiterated by Canaccord Genuity
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 8:20 AM
marketwatch.com logoCompass to return £1 billion via special dividend - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - May 10 at 8:13 AM
nasdaq.com logoCompass Group H1 Pre-tax Profit Rises, Proposes Special Dividend - Quick Facts - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - May 10 at 8:13 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCompass Group Investors Set for 1 Billion-Pound Cash Windfall
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 8:13 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCompass Group plc (CPG) Earns "Buy" Rating from Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 6 at 8:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCompass Group plc (CPG) Rating Reiterated by Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 30 at 9:23 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCompass Group plc (CPG) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 11:36 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCompass Group Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:CPG) : April 21, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 21 at 4:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCompass Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CPG-GB : April 20, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 20 at 4:36 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBryan, Garnier & Co Reaffirms "Neutral" Rating for Compass Group plc (CPG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 7:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCompass Group Plc : CPG-GB: Dividend Analysis : January 20th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 9:09 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCompass Group plc (CPG) PT Lowered to GBX 1,665 at JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 6 at 10:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCompass Group plc (CPG) Raised to Buy at Beaufort Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 6 at 3:33 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBeaufort Securities Upgrades Compass Group plc (CPG) to Buy
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 31 at 1:43 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCompass Group plc (CPG) Lifted to Buy at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 29 at 2:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCompass Group plc (CPG) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 28 at 12:40 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoBig Tesco shareholders oppose $4.7 bln Booker deal
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 27 at 4:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCompass Group plc (CPG) Lifted to "Buy" at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 23 at 6:30 AM
moodys.com logoCompass Group PLC -- Moody's upgrades Compass to A3; outlook stable
www.moodys.com - March 2 at 7:30 AM
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