LON:GBG - GB Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 606.90 +8.90 (+1.49 %)
(As of 05/24/2019 07:29 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 598
Today's RangeGBX 596 - GBX 608
52-Week RangeGBX 407.50 - GBX 636
Volume176,784 shs
Average Volume194,592 shs
Market Capitalization£1.17 billion
P/E Ratio91.95
Dividend Yield0.45%
GB Group plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides identity data intelligence services in the United Kingdom, the United States, Australia, and internationally. It operates in two segments, Fraud, Risk & Compliance and Customer & Location Intelligence. The company offers ID verification services, which helps in verifying identities remotely without the physical presentation of documentation for 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 an online verification and authentication of individuals. It also offers ID compliance and fraud solutions that provides fraud detection, risk management, and consumer on-boarding solutions; ID location intelligence, which includes software and services for accurate consumer registration and validation of records; and ID engage that provides database and up-to-date identity information for contact strategies. In addition, the company offers an ID trace and investigate solution that provides picture of the UK's population and properties in order to locate and contact the right individual. 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



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£124.36 million
Cash FlowGBX 18.36 per share
Book ValueGBX 103.30 per share



Market Cap£1.17 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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. Shareholders 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 an increase from GB Group's previous dividend of $2.35. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View GB Group's Dividend History.

How were GB Group's earnings last quarter?

GB Group plc (LON:GBG) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, June, 5th. The company reported $15.30 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $13.30 by $2.00. View GB Group's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for GBG?

5 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for GB Group's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 485 to GBX 670. On average, they expect GB Group's share price to reach GBX 588.20 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.8%. View Analyst Price Targets for GB Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for GB Group?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for GB Group in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for GB Group.

Has GB Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about GBG stock have been trending negative recently, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. GB Group earned a media sentiment score of -2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Who are some of GB Group's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of GB Group own?

Who are GB Group's key executives?

GB Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Christopher Graham Clark, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 50)
  • Mr. David John Wilson, CFO, COO & Exec. Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. Nicolas Richard Brown, Group MD & Exec. Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. Tony Stansfield, Chief Technology Officer
  • Mr. Mike Cook, Chief Information Officer

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 605.

How big of a company is GB Group?

GB Group has a market capitalization of £1.17 billion and generates £124.36 million in revenue each year. GB Group employs 800 workers across the globe.

What is GB Group's official website?

The official website for GB Group is http://www.gbgplc.com/.

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 (LON GBG)

Community Ranking:  3.6 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  342 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  139 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  481
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 5/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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