Compass Group plc Stock Price, News & Analysis (LON:CPG)

GBX 1,598 -83.83 (-4.98 %)
(As of 11/17/2017 02:08 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 1,598
Today's RangeGBX 1,617 - GBX 1,596
52-Week RangeGBX 1,305 - GBX 1,698
Volume4.16 million shs
Average Volume3.01 million shs
Market Capitalization£25.65 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

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:
  • Industry: Restaurants & Bars
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Sector: Restaurants & Bars - NEC
  • Symbol: LON:CPG
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.compass-group.com
Profitability:
  • Trailing EPS: GBX 0.70
  • Net Margins: 5.42%
  • Return on Equity: 46.40%
  • Return on Assets: 11.44%
Misc:
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,580,000,000
 

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. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, June 27th will be given a dividend of GBX 61 per share on Monday, July 17th. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, June 27th. This is a positive change 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 target prices for Compass Group plc's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 1,240 to GBX 1,880. On average, they anticipate Compass Group plc's share price to reach GBX 1,632.31 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Compass Group plc.

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

Who are Compass Group plc's key executives?

Compass Group plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Richard J. Cousins, Executive Director (Age 57)
  • Johnny Thomson, Group Finance Director, Executive Director (Age 44)
  • Mark J. White, General Counsel, Company Secretary (Age 56)
  • Dominic Blakemore, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director (Age 47)
  • Gary Green, Group Chief Operating Officer, North America and Executive Director (Age 59)
  • Paul Steven Walsh, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board (Age 62)
  • Stefan Bomhard, Non-Executive Director (Age 49)
  • Nelson Luiz Costa Silva, Non-Executive Director (Age 61)
  • Ireena Vittal, Non-Executive Director (Age 48)
  • Carol Arrowsmith, Non-Executive Independent Director (Age 62)

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.

What is Compass Group plc's stock price today?

One share of Compass Group plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,598.

How big of a company is Compass Group plc?

Compass Group plc has a market capitalization of £25.65 billion.

How can I contact Compass Group plc?

Compass Group plc'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 plc (LON CPG)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  268 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  483 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  751
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Compass Group plc and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Analysts' Consensus Rating for Compass Group plc (LON:CPG)

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 9 Hold Ratings, 9 Buy Ratings, 0 Strong Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.42)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,632.31

Consensus Price Target History for Compass Group plc (LON:CPG)

Price Target History for Compass Group plc (LON:CPG)

Analysts' Ratings History for Compass Group plc (LON:CPG)

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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
11/10/2017Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperformGBX 1,870 -> GBX 1,880View Rating Details
10/27/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaUpgradeOutperformGBX 1,530 -> GBX 1,750View Rating Details
9/22/2017Kepler Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,622View Rating Details
9/21/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,800View Rating Details
9/4/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/29/2017Bryan, Garnier & CoReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,550View Rating Details
7/27/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,620View Rating Details
7/27/2017Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 1,550 -> GBX 1,630View Rating Details
7/26/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,850View Rating Details
7/26/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
7/17/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 1,700View Rating Details
7/9/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 1,745View Rating Details
5/12/2017Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 1,450 -> GBX 1,510View Rating Details
5/11/2017The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,520View Rating Details
5/11/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,600View Rating Details
3/31/2017Beaufort SecuritiesUpgradeBuyGBX 1,700View 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 Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
11/7/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual weightView 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 Opportunities FundBoost Price TargetSellGBX 950 -> GBX 975View Rating Details
11/25/2015Charles StanleyUpgradeaccumulateView Rating Details
11/25/2015Oddo SecuritiesReiterated RatingReduceGBX 1,060View Rating Details
(Data available from 11/18/2015 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)

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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
9/21/2017Paul WalshInsiderBuy10,000GBX 1,571£157,100
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
Compass Group plc (CPG) Price Target Raised to GBX 1,880 at Credit Suisse GroupCompass Group plc (CPG) Price Target Raised to GBX 1,880 at Credit Suisse Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 12 at 11:32 PM
Compass Group plc (CPG) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by BrokeragesCompass Group plc (CPG) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 12 at 1:50 AM
Compass Group plc (CPG) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from BrokeragesCompass Group plc (CPG) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 18 at 4:52 AM
Compass Group plc (CPG) Insider Acquires £157,100 in StockCompass Group plc (CPG) Insider Acquires £157,100 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 9 at 1:24 PM
Compass Group plc (CPG) Given "Hold" Rating at Kepler Capital MarketsCompass Group plc (CPG) Given "Hold" Rating at Kepler Capital Markets
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 22 at 11:00 PM
Compass Group plc (CPG) Earns "Buy" Rating from Berenberg BankCompass Group plc (CPG) Earns "Buy" Rating from Berenberg Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 21 at 2:32 PM
Compass Group CEO Richard Cousins To Step Down; Dominic Blakemore To Succeed - NasdaqCompass Group CEO Richard Cousins To Step Down; Dominic Blakemore To Succeed - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - September 21 at 10:15 AM
Peel Hunt Reiterates Buy Rating for Compass Group plc (CPG)Peel Hunt Reiterates Buy Rating for Compass Group plc (CPG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 4 at 6:56 AM
Compass Group plc (CPG) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by BrokeragesCompass Group plc (CPG) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 29 at 8:44 AM
Compass Group plc (CPG) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from AnalystsCompass Group plc (CPG) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 4 at 8:52 AM
Compass Group plcs (LON:CPG) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at Numis Securities LtdCompass Group plc's (LON:CPG) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at Numis Securities Ltd
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 27 at 10:36 AM
Compass Group plc (LON:CPG) Price Target Raised to GBX 1,870Compass Group plc (LON:CPG) Price Target Raised to GBX 1,870
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 27 at 10:35 AM
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www.bloomberg.com - July 19 at 5:03 AM
Compass Group plc (CPG) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by AnalystsCompass Group plc (CPG) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 10 at 8:56 AM
Compass Group plc (LON:CPG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by J P Morgan Chase & CoCompass Group plc (LON:CPG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by J P Morgan Chase & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 9 at 6:52 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - July 6 at 6:41 PM
Compass Group plc (LON:CPG) Given New GBX 1,745 Price Target at J P Morgan Chase & CoCompass Group plc (LON:CPG) Given New GBX 1,745 Price Target at J P Morgan Chase & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 3 at 2:04 PM
Berenberg Bank Raises Compass Group plc (LON:CPG) Price Target to GBX 1,800Berenberg Bank Raises Compass Group plc (LON:CPG) Price Target to GBX 1,800
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 2 at 10:52 AM
Compass Group General Meeting Passes Resolutions Related To Shareholder ReturnCompass Group General Meeting Passes Resolutions Related To Shareholder Return
www.rttnews.com - June 8 at 10:31 PM
Compass Group General Meeting Passes Resolutions Related To Shareholder Return - NasdaqCompass Group General Meeting Passes Resolutions Related To Shareholder Return - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - June 8 at 8:04 AM
Compass to return £1 billion via special dividend - MarketWatchCompass to return £1 billion via special dividend - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - May 10 at 8:13 AM
Compass Group H1 Pre-tax Profit Rises, Proposes Special Dividend - Quick Facts - NasdaqCompass Group H1 Pre-tax Profit Rises, Proposes Special Dividend - Quick Facts - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - May 10 at 8:13 AM
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Compass Group PLC -- Moodys upgrades Compass to A3; outlook stableCompass Group PLC -- Moody's upgrades Compass to A3; outlook stable
www.moodys.com - March 2 at 7:30 AM
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