Capita PLC Company Profile (LON:CPI)

About Capita PLC

Capita PLC logoCapita PLC is a United Kingdom-based company, which creates and delivers services in business process management. The Company's segments include Digital & Software Solutions, Integrated Services, Local Government, Property & Health, Workplace Services, IT Enterprise Services, Asset Services, Customer Management, Capita Europe and Insurance & Benefits Services. The Company operates in private sectors, such as banking and financial services, insurance, life and pensions, retail, telecoms and media, transport and utilities, and public sector, such as central government, defense, education, emergency services, health, local government, and police and justice. The Company offers its services, which include business process management, customer management, digital and software solutions, financial services, information technology, legal services, property and infrastructure, travel and events, human resource and recruitment, debt solutions, and corporate and administration service.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: CPI
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $6.93
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $513.28
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $669.29
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 431.30 - GBX 1,122
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 44.17
  • P/E Growth: -1.21
  • Market Cap: $3.70B
  • Outstanding Shares: 665,000,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Capita PLC (LON:CPI) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Ratings, 10 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.93)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 582.53

Analysts' Ratings History for Capita PLC (LON:CPI)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/22/2017Panmure GordonReiterated RatingSellGBX 440View Rating Details
2/22/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 510View Rating Details
2/21/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingBuyGBX 685View Rating Details
2/21/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingSellGBX 514View Rating Details
2/21/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduceGBX 466View Rating Details
2/13/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 550View Rating Details
1/11/2017Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetHoldGBX 620 -> GBX 540View Rating Details
1/11/2017HSBC Holdings plcUpgradeHoldGBX 450 -> GBX 500View Rating Details
12/21/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Lower Price TargetNeutralGBX 771 -> GBX 595View Rating Details
12/14/2016Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetHoldGBX 590 -> GBX 470View Rating Details
12/14/2016Jefferies Group LLCDowngradeHoldGBX 815 -> GBX 465View Rating Details
12/9/2016Barclays PLCLower Price TargetEqual weightGBX 1,100 -> GBX 525View Rating Details
11/30/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetSector PerformerGBX 600 -> GBX 500View Rating Details
10/5/2016Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 980 -> GBX 675View Rating Details
3/1/2016NomuraLower Price TargetBuyGBX 1,406 -> GBX 1,303View Rating Details
1/14/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingUnderwt/In-LineGBX 1,070View Rating Details
12/14/2015Berenberg BankReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,160View Rating Details
7/29/2015InvestecDowngradeHoldGBX 1,230 -> GBX 1,285View Rating Details
6/4/2015Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,340View Rating Details
5/19/2015Bank of America CorpReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,370View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Capita PLC (LON:CPI)
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Earnings Estimates for Capita PLC (LON:CPI)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $61.99 EPS


Dividend History for Capita PLC (LON:CPI)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
7/27/2016GBX 11.101.14%10/20/201610/20/201611/30/2016
2/25/2016GBX 21.202.08%4/21/20164/21/20165/31/2016
7/29/2015GBX 10.500.83%10/22/201510/22/201511/30/2015
2/26/2015GBX 19.601.73%4/16/20154/16/20155/28/2015
7/23/2014GBX 9.600.79%8/27/20148/27/201410/7/2014
2/27/2014GBX 17.801.53%4/16/20144/16/20145/28/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Capita PLC (LON:CPI)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/7/2017Nick GreatorexInsiderBuy33GBX 498£164.34
1/9/2017Nick GreatorexInsiderBuy36GBX 505£181.80
12/12/2016Andy ParkerInsiderBuy20,000GBX 476£95,200
12/9/2016Nick GreatorexInsiderBuy2,091GBX 475£9,932.25
12/7/2016Nick GreatorexInsiderBuy30GBX 562£168.60
11/7/2016Nick GreatorexInsiderBuy29GBX 582£168.78
10/10/2016Nick GreatorexInsiderBuy1,671GBX 594£9,925.74
10/7/2016Dawn Marriott-SimsInsiderBuy27GBX 611£164.97
9/30/2016Nick GreatorexInsiderBuy1,461GBX 679£9,920.19
9/29/2016Ian PowellInsiderBuy2,000GBX 699£13,980
9/7/2016Greatorex,NickInsiderBuy18GBX 1,046£188.28
7/7/2016Greatorex,NickInsiderBuy20GBX 905£181
6/7/2016Greatorex,NickInsiderBuy17GBX 1,060£180.20
5/9/2016Greatorex,NickInsiderBuy15GBX 1,018£152.70
4/26/2016Cresswell,JohnInsiderBuy1,000GBX 1,004£10,040
4/14/2016Greatorex,NickInsiderSell4,103GBX 1,070£43,902.10
4/7/2016Marriott-Sims,DawnInsiderBuy14GBX 1,027£143.78
3/16/2016Marriott-Sims,DawnInsiderSell32,208GBX 1,047£337,217.76
3/7/2016Greatorex,NickInsiderBuy18GBX 1,019£183.42
3/1/2016Gysin,VicInsiderSell138,418GBX 1,009£1,396,637.62
2/29/2016Gysin,VicInsiderSell82,596GBX 1,005£830,089.80
2/8/2016Marriott-Sims,DawnInsiderBuy17GBX 1,074£182.58
12/7/2015Greatorex,NickInsiderBuy15GBX 1,234£185.10
11/9/2015Greatorex,NickInsiderBuy12GBX 1,273£152.76
10/8/2015Marriott-Sims,DawnInsiderBuy12GBX 1,241£148.92
9/7/2015Marriott-Sims,DawnInsiderBuy16GBX 1,198£191.68
8/10/2015Marriott-Sims,DawnInsiderBuy14GBX 1,302£182.28
7/8/2015Marriott-Sims,DawnInsiderBuy12GBX 1,257£150.84
5/8/2015Maggie BellInsiderSell80,640GBX 1,219£983,001.60
3/5/2015Andy ParkerInsiderSell80,640GBX 1,206.60£973,002.24
3/2/2015Dawn Marriott-SimsInsiderSell31,800GBX 1,200£381,600
2/27/2015Martin BollandInsiderBuy8,500GBX 1,164.91£99,017.35
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Capita PLC (LON:CPI)
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News IconBarclays (LON:BARC) Receives Hold Rating From Shore Capital Analysts (LON:CPI) - February 23 at 4:25 PM
News IconTraders are Taking a Closer Look at These Shares: Capita PLC (CPI.L) - Searcy News (LON:CPI) - February 23 at 2:44 AM
News IconMarket Check: Narrowing in on Shares of Capita plc (LSE:CPI) - Baldwin Journal (LON:CPI) - February 22 at 9:42 PM
News IconCompany Update: Looking at the Levels for Capita PLC (CPI.L) - BVN (LON:CPI) - February 22 at 9:42 PM logoAnalyst Activity – Numis Securities Ltd Reiterates Buy on Capita PLC (LON:CPI) - Market Exclusive (LON:CPI) - February 22 at 9:42 PM logoAnalyst Activity – J P Morgan Chase & Co Reiterates Neutral on Capita PLC (LON:CPI) (LON:CPI) - February 22 at 4:40 PM logoOutsourcing group Capita takes £50mln impairment after writing-down historic contracts (LON:CPI) - February 22 at 10:24 AM
News IconAnalyst Activity - Shore Capital Reiterates Sell on Capita PLC (LON:CPI) (LON:CPI) - February 22 at 10:24 AM
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News IconInvestor Watch on These Shares: Capita PLC (CPI.L) - The Standard (LON:CPI) - February 10 at 2:56 AM
News IconInvestor Sphere: Keeping an Eye on Levels for Capita PLC (CPI.L) - Baldwin Journal (LON:CPI) - February 9 at 9:55 PM logoCapita Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CPI-GB : February 9, 2017 (LON:CPI) - February 9 at 4:53 PM logoIs the nightmare now over for these 3 FTSE 100 horror stocks? (LON:CPI) - February 9 at 4:53 PM
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What is Capita PLC's stock symbol?

Capita PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "CPI."

How often does Capita PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Capita PLC?

Capita PLC announced a dividend on Wednesday, July 27th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, October 20th will be given a dividend of GBX 11.10 per share on Wednesday, November 30th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.14%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 20th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.

Where is Capita PLC's stock going? Where will Capita PLC's stock price be in 2017?

15 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for Capita PLC's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 440 to GBX 1,303. On average, they anticipate Capita PLC's stock price to reach GBX 582.53 in the next year.

When will Capita PLC announce their earnings?

Capita PLC is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March, 2nd 2017.

How do I buy Capita PLC stock?

Shares of Capita 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 Capita PLC stock cost?

One share of Capita PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 556.50.

Last Updated on 2/23/2017 by Staff