G4S Stock Price, News & Analysis (LON:GFS)

GBX 251.60 -1.80 (-0.71 %)
(As of 12/13/2017 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 251.60
Today's RangeGBX 250.70 - GBX 254.50
52-Week RangeGBX 227 - GBX 342.60
Volume4.09 million shs
Average Volume5.97 million shs
Market Capitalization£3.91 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About G4S (LON:GFS)

G4S logoG4S Plc is a security company specializing in the provision of security and related services to customers. The Company's segments include Africa, Asia Middle East, Latin America, Europe, North America, and UK & Ireland. It offers Secure solutions products, including manned security and facilities management services, and Cash solutions, mainly the provision of physical cash management services. Its secure solutions also include technology services, including the supply, installation and monitoring of alarm systems, and security and building systems technology; facilities management, and care and justice services. Its Cash solutions also include technology services comprising the provision of hardware and bundled software for the processing of cash receipts by customers. It provides services across sectors, including government, oil and gas, transport and logistics, ports and airports, leisure and tourism, financial institutions, mining, corporate and industrial, and retail.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Business Support Services
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorIndustrials
SymbolLON:GFS
CUSIPN/A
Phone+44-20-87707000

Debt

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

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
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

Profitability

Trailing EPSGBX 0.18
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins4.13%
Return on Equity38.18%
Return on Assets5.95%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares1,550,000,000

G4S (LON:GFS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is G4S's stock symbol?

G4S trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "GFS."

How often does G4S pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for G4S?

G4S announced a dividend on Wednesday, August 9th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 31st will be given a dividend of GBX 3.59 per share on Friday, October 13th. This represents a yield of 1.17%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 31st. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View G4S's Dividend History.

Where is G4S's stock going? Where will G4S's stock price be in 2017?

9 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for G4S's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 220 to GBX 350. On average, they anticipate G4S's share price to reach GBX 305 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for G4S.

Who are some of G4S's key competitors?

Who are G4S's key executives?

G4S's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Ashley Almanza, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director (Age 53)
  • Tim Weller, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director
  • Claude Allain, Regional President - Middle East & India
  • Martin Alvarez, Regional President - Latin America & Caribbean
  • Mel Brooks, Regional President - Africa
  • Jon Corner, Regional President - Asia Pacific
  • John C. Kenning, Regional Chief Executive Officer of North America (Age 48)
  • Graham Levinsohn, Regional Chief Executive Officer - Europe
  • Peter Neden, Regional President - UK & Ireland
  • Jesus Rosano, Group Strategy and Commercial Director

How do I buy G4S stock?

Shares of G4S 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 G4S's stock price today?

One share of G4S stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 251.60.

How big of a company is G4S?

G4S has a market capitalization of £3.91 billion.

How can I contact G4S?

G4S's mailing address is 5th Fl, 105 Victoria Street, LONDON, SW1E 6QT, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-20-87707000.


MarketBeat Community Rating for G4S (GFS)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  426 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  586 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,012
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about G4S 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

G4S (LON:GFS) Analysts' Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: HoldHoldHoldHold
Consensus Rating Score: 2.272.402.182.29
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Rating(s)
4 Hold Rating(s)
5 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
4 Hold Rating(s)
5 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
7 Hold Rating(s)
3 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
8 Hold Rating(s)
5 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 300.30GBX 308.11GBX 286.10GBX 278.83

G4S (LON:GFS) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for G4S (LON:GFS)

G4S (LON:GFS) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
11/17/2017HSBCLower Price TargetReduceGBX 245 -> GBX 230View Rating Details
11/9/2017Deutsche BankLower Price TargetBuyGBX 330 -> GBX 325View Rating Details
11/8/2017Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 330View Rating Details
11/8/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 345View Rating Details
8/14/2017Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual WeightGBX 330 -> GBX 315View Rating Details
7/12/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 220View Rating Details
5/5/2017Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperformGBX 310 -> GBX 350View Rating Details
3/29/2017Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperformGBX 310 -> GBX 350View Rating Details
3/9/2017BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual WeightGBX 260 -> GBX 280View Rating Details
12/5/2016Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 258View Rating Details
8/11/2016Beaufort SecuritiesUpgradeHoldView Rating Details
3/15/2016CitigroupLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 230 -> GBX 190View Rating Details
2/9/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuyGBX 320View Rating Details
2/5/2016Nordea Equity ResearchReiterated RatingHoldGBX 226.84View Rating Details
1/8/2016NomuraInitiated CoverageNeutralGBX 242View Rating Details
(Data available from 12/13/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for G4S (LON:GFS)


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Estimates

G4S (LON:GFS) Earnings Estimates

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Dividends

G4S (LON:GFS) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/9/2017GBX 3.591.17%8/31/20178/31/201710/13/2017
3/8/2017GBX 5.822.02%4/27/20174/27/20176/9/2017
8/10/2016GBX 3.591.58%9/1/20169/1/201610/14/2016
3/9/2016GBX 5.823.11%4/28/20164/28/20166/10/2016
8/12/2015GBX 3.591.33%9/3/20159/3/201510/16/2015
3/10/2015GBX 5.821.92%5/7/20155/7/20156/12/2015
8/13/2014GBX 3.421.26%9/10/20149/10/201410/17/2014
3/12/2014GBX 5.542.39%4/30/20144/30/20146/13/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

G4S (LON GFS) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trades by Quarter for G4S (LON:GFS)

G4S (LON GFS) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/9/2017Tim WellerInsiderBuy16,093GBX 309£49,727.37
5/12/2017Winnie Kin Wah FokInsiderBuy10,000GBX 318£31,800
5/5/2017John ConnollyInsiderBuy14,850GBX 323£47,965.50
3/31/2017Ashley AlmanzaInsiderSell45,137GBX 304£137,216.48
3/20/2017Ashley AlmanzaInsiderSell345,851GBX 296£1,023,718.96
5/24/2016Almanza,AshleyInsiderSell51,407GBX 187£96,131.09
3/16/2016Almanza,AshleyInsiderBuy191,935GBX 190£364,676.50
3/11/2016Daly,John PatrickInsiderBuy30,000GBX 184£55,200
11/30/2015Raja,HimanshuInsiderBuy50,000GBX 225£112,500
11/27/2015Almanza,AshleyInsiderBuy50,000GBX 223£111,500
5/28/2015Grahame GibsonInsiderSell107,553GBX 301.70£324,487.40
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

G4S (LON GFS) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
G4S plc (GFS) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from AnalystsG4S plc (GFS) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 11 at 2:32 PM
G4S plc (LSE:GFS) Delivered A Better ROE Than The Industry, Here’s WhyG4S plc (LSE:GFS) Delivered A Better ROE Than The Industry, Here’s Why
finance.yahoo.com - November 27 at 5:41 PM
HSBC Holdings PLC Cuts G4S plc (GFS) Price Target to GBX 230HSBC Holdings PLC Cuts G4S plc (GFS) Price Target to GBX 230
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 17 at 6:24 AM
G4S plc (GFS) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by BrokeragesG4S plc (GFS) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 16 at 12:18 PM
G4S plc UK DK : G4S plc and G4S International Finance plc - Update of Existing Euro Medium Term Note ProgrammeG4S plc UK DK : G4S plc and G4S International Finance plc - Update of Existing Euro Medium Term Note Programme
finance.yahoo.com - November 13 at 4:12 PM
G4S revenue grows; says trading in lineG4S revenue grows; says trading in line
www.marketwatch.com - November 8 at 7:54 AM
G4S lowers revenue outlook with no growth in Middle East, IndiaG4S lowers revenue outlook with no growth in Middle East, India
finance.yahoo.com - November 8 at 7:53 AM
G4S plc (GFS) Lifted to "Buy" at Deutsche Bank AGG4S plc (GFS) Lifted to "Buy" at Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 6 at 12:58 AM
G4S Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:GFS) : October 27, 2017G4S Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:GFS) : October 27, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 28 at 4:31 AM
G4S Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : GFS-GB : October 26, 2017G4S Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : GFS-GB : October 26, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 26 at 7:56 AM
G4S plc (GFS) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by AnalystsG4S plc (GFS) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 27 at 12:54 PM
G4S plc (GFS) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by AnalystsG4S plc (GFS) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 2 at 12:58 PM
UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Aug 31UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Aug 31
www.nasdaq.com - August 31 at 4:00 AM
G4S Plc :GFS-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : August 15, 2017G4S Plc :GFS-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : August 15, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 15 at 12:24 AM
G4S plc (LON:GFS) Rating Lowered to Equal weight at Morgan StanleyG4S plc (LON:GFS) Rating Lowered to Equal weight at Morgan Stanley
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 14 at 6:40 AM
G4S plc (LON:GFS) Insider Buys £49,727.37 in StockG4S plc (LON:GFS) Insider Buys £49,727.37 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 10 at 12:10 PM
Edited Transcript of GFS.L earnings conference call or presentation 9-Aug-17 8:00am GMTEdited Transcript of GFS.L earnings conference call or presentation 9-Aug-17 8:00am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 7:12 PM
G4S plc (LON:GFS) Declares Dividend of GBX 3.59G4S plc (LON:GFS) Declares Dividend of GBX 3.59
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 9 at 3:34 PM
G4S earnings up; revenue growth seen in lineG4S earnings up; revenue growth seen in line
www.marketwatch.com - August 9 at 4:50 AM
G4S plc (LON:GFS) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by AnalystsG4S plc (LON:GFS) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 14 at 12:56 PM
G4S Plc Issues Trading Update; Q1 Revenues Up 8.9% - Quick Facts - NasdaqG4S Plc Issues Trading Update; Q1 Revenues Up 8.9% - Quick Facts - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - May 4 at 12:11 PM
G4S revenue rises 8.9% in first quarter - MarketWatchG4S revenue rises 8.9% in first quarter - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - May 4 at 12:11 PM
G4S Plc Completes Sale Of G4S Youth Services - Quick FactsG4S Plc Completes Sale Of G4S Youth Services - Quick Facts
www.nasdaq.com - April 3 at 10:48 AM
These 2 recovery plays should have further to goThese 2 recovery plays should have further to go
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 27 at 11:31 AM
[$$] Survivors of Orlando Massacre Sue Gunmans Widow and His Employer[$$] Survivors of Orlando Massacre Sue Gunman's Widow and His Employer
www.wsj.com - March 22 at 10:36 PM
[$$] EU Court Rules Companies Can Bar Muslim Head Scarf[$$] EU Court Rules Companies Can Bar Muslim Head Scarf
www.wsj.com - March 14 at 9:41 PM
After lifting by a third in a year, can G4S plc shares repeat their gains?After lifting by a third in a year, can G4S plc shares repeat their gains?
www.fool.co.uk - March 8 at 6:13 PM
G4S keeps dividend steady, adjusted profit risesG4S keeps dividend steady, adjusted profit rises
www.marketwatch.com - March 8 at 6:13 PM
Global security firm G4S FY revenue rises 6.3 percentGlobal security firm G4S FY revenue rises 6.3 percent
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 8 at 3:13 AM
[$$] Capita: decapitated[$$] Capita: decapitated
www.ft.com - March 2 at 5:40 PM
I’m bullish on this growth stock despite profit warning sending shares 18% lowerI’m bullish on this growth stock despite profit warning sending shares 18% lower
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 12:21 PM
G4S plc UK DK : G4S launches its first door reader for smartphonesG4S plc UK DK : G4S launches its first door reader for smartphones
feeds.benzinga.com - February 2 at 3:43 AM
[$$] G4S requested UK intervene after Israeli ministers criticism[$$] G4S requested UK intervene after Israeli minister's criticism
www.ft.com - January 24 at 3:52 AM
[$$] G4S Sells G4S Utility Services to First Reserve for $64.2 Million[$$] G4S Sells G4S Utility Services to First Reserve for $64.2 Million
www.wsj.com - December 28 at 5:20 PM
G4S asylum contract extended in the UK - MarketWatchG4S asylum contract extended in the UK - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - December 9 at 10:29 AM

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