LON:GBG - GB Group Stock Price, Price Target & More

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GBX 577.50 -12.50 (-2.12 %)
(As of 06/22/2018 05:19 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 590
Today's RangeGBX 573 - GBX 595.44
52-Week RangeGBX 270 - GBX 458.25
Volume81,871 shs
Average Volume194,592 shs
Market Capitalization£642.70 million
P/E Ratio4,483.33
Dividend YieldN/A
GB Group logoGB Group plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides identity data intelligence services in the United Kingdom, the United States, Australia, and internationally. It operates through two segments, Identity Proofing and Identity Solutions. The company's solutions include ID verification, which helps in verifying consumers' identities remotely, without the physical presentation of documentation, in order to combat ID fraud, money laundering, and restricting access to under-age content, purchases, and gambling; and ID employ and comply that provides background checks through online verification and authentication of individuals. It also provides ID fraud and risk management that provides fraud detection, risk management, and consumer on-boarding solutions; ID registration, which includes software and services for accurate consumer registration and validation of records; ID engage, which provides database services to its customers, which help in understanding, targeting, and retaining their consumers, as well as offers accurate and up-to-date identity information for their contact strategies; an ID trace and investigate that offers accurate picture of the UK's population and properties in order to locate and contact the right individual. The company supports customers in traditional banking, government, utilities, retail, and transportation sectors, as well as in e-commerce, online gaming, cryptocurrency, and mobile payment industries. GB Group plc was incorporated in 1989 and is headquartered in Chester, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Technical & System Software
SectorComputer and Technology


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A


Trailing P/E Ratio4,483.33
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins4.63%
Return on Equity3.99%
Return on Assets2.57%


Outstanding Shares152,510,000

GB Group (LON:GBG) Frequently Asked Questions

What is GB Group's stock symbol?

GB Group trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "GBG."

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

GB Group declared a dividend on Tuesday, June 5th. Investors of record on Thursday, July 19th will be given a dividend of GBX 2.65 per share on Friday, August 24th. This represents a yield of 0.52%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 19th. This is a boost from GB Group's previous dividend of $2.35. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View GB Group's Dividend History.

How were GB Group's earnings last quarter?

GB Group plc (LON:GBG) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, June, 5th. The company reported $15.30 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $13.30 by $2.00. GB Group had a net margin of 4.63% and a return on equity of 3.99%. View GB Group's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for GBG?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month target prices for GB Group's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 450 to GBX 615. On average, they anticipate GB Group's share price to reach GBX 545 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for GB Group.

Who are some of GB Group's key competitors?

Who are GB Group's key executives?

GB Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. David John Wilson, CFO, COO & Exec. Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. Christopher Graham Clark, CEO & Director (Age 49)
  • Mr. Tony Stansfield, Chief Technology Officer
  • Mr. John-Henri Constantin FCIS, Gen. Counsel & Company Sec. (Age 52)
  • Mr. John Lord, Managing Director of the Identity Proofing Bus.

Has GB Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about GBG stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. GB Group earned a coverage optimism score of 0.24 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news articles about the company an impact score of 46.20 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term.

How do I buy shares of GB Group?

Shares of GBG 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 GB Group's stock price today?

One share of GBG stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 577.50.

How big of a company is GB Group?

GB Group has a market capitalization of £642.70 million.

How can I contact GB Group?

GB Group's mailing address is The Foundation, Herons Way, CHESTER, CH4 9GB, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1244-657333.

MarketBeat Community Rating for GB Group (GBG)

Community Ranking:  3.7 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  269 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  91 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  360
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about GB Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe GBG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GBG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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