G4S plc Company Profile (LON:GFS)

About G4S plc

G4S plc logoG4S Plc is a United Kingdom-based security company engaged in the provision of security products services and solutions. The Company provides services across sectors, including Government, private energy and utilities, oil and gas, transport and logistics, ports and airports, leisure and tourism, financial institutions, mining, corporates and industrials, and retail. The Company has operations in six geographic regions: Africa, Asia Middle East, Latin America, Europe, North America and UK & Ireland. The Company has four service lines: Secure Solutions, Care & Justice Services, Specialist outsourced services and Cash Solutions. Security Solutions includes Security and facilities management (FM) services, and Security Systems and Technology. The cash solutions business covers a range of services including Cash management outsourcing, Cash consulting, ATM Management, Retail cash management, International transportation and Cash transportation.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: GFS
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $3.04
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $194.39
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $191.63
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 121.95
  • P/E Growth: 1.50
  • Market Cap: $3.58B
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,545,000,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for G4S plc (LON:GFS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Sell Ratings, 6 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.86)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 213.49

Analysts' Ratings History for G4S plc (LON:GFS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/22/2016BNP ParibasReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 195View Rating Details
8/15/2016Credit Suisse Group AGBoost Price TargetOutperformGBX 210 -> GBX 275View Rating Details
8/11/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightGBX 281View Rating Details
8/11/2016Beaufort SecuritiesUpgradeHoldView Rating Details
8/11/2016Jefferies GroupBoost Price TargetUnderperformGBX 157 -> GBX 160View Rating Details
8/11/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingSellGBX 165View Rating Details
7/25/2016Barclays PLCDowngradeUnderweightGBX 200 -> GBX 160View Rating Details
6/27/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 189View Rating Details
3/15/2016Citigroup Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutralGBX 230 -> GBX 190View Rating Details
3/10/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetUnderperformGBX 190 -> GBX 170View Rating Details
3/9/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingUnderwt/In-LineGBX 210View Rating Details
2/17/2016HSBCLower Price TargetHoldGBX 215 -> GBX 205View 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
8/17/2015Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingAddGBX 300View Rating Details
5/19/2015Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 300View Rating Details
3/10/2015Charles StanleyReiterated RatingaccumulateView Rating Details
11/25/2014Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 300 -> GBX 313View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/23/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for G4S plc (LON:GFS)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for G4S plc (LON:GFS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $15.07 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for G4S plc (LON:GFS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
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

Insider Trading History for G4S plc (LON:GFS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
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

Latest Headlines for G4S plc (LON:GFS)
DateHeadline
capitalcube.com logoG4S Plc : Nothing new to offer? Neutral outlook (LON:GFS)
www.capitalcube.com - August 23 at 5:24 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to G4S Plc : August 18, 2016 (LON:GFS)
www.capitalcube.com - August 19 at 8:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoG4S plc UK DK : Prison sniffer dogs with a nose for new narcotics (LON:GFS)
finance.yahoo.com - August 17 at 8:12 AM
ft.com logo[$$] G4S close to selling controversial Israeli business (LON:GFS)
www.ft.com - August 16 at 8:31 AM
capitalcube.com logoG4S Plc :GFS-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2016 : August 15, 2016 (LON:GFS)
www.capitalcube.com - August 15 at 5:22 PM
rttnews.com logoTim Weller Leaves Petrofac To Become CFO Of G4S (LON:GFS)
www.rttnews.com - August 15 at 11:24 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoG4S names Petrofac's Tim Weller as CFO (LON:GFS)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - August 15 at 11:24 AM
publicnow.com logoG4S plc 2015 comparative data (LON:GFS)
www.publicnow.com - August 12 at 5:14 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoLondon stocks mark 5th successive session of gains as financials rise (LON:GFS)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - August 10 at 5:28 PM
News IconHalf-year revenue hits £3.5bn at G4S (LON:GFS)
myhealthbowl.com - August 10 at 5:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of GFS.L earnings conference call or presentation 10-Aug-16 8:00am GMT (LON:GFS)
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 5:28 PM
rttnews.com logoG4S H1 Pretax Profit Rises; Revenue From Continuing Businesses Up 5.1% (LON:GFS)
www.rttnews.com - August 10 at 12:38 PM
marketwatch.com logoG4S shares jump after dividend level is held (LON:GFS)
www.marketwatch.com - August 10 at 12:38 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoHalf Year 2016 G4S PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open (LON:GFS)
biz.yahoo.com - August 10 at 12:38 PM
ftsenews.co.uk logoExane BNP Paribas Retained G4S PLC (LON:GFS) As 'Neutral' - FTSE News (LON:GFS)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - August 9 at 9:33 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to G4S Plc : August 8, 2016 (LON:GFS)
www.capitalcube.com - August 8 at 5:23 PM
ftsenews.co.uk logoG4S PLC (LON:GFS) Receives 'Sell' Rating From Brokers At Deutsche Bank - FTSE News (LON:GFS)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - August 5 at 8:04 AM
capitalcube.com logoG4S Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : GFS-GB : August 5, 2016 (LON:GFS)
www.capitalcube.com - August 5 at 8:04 AM
publicnow.com logoG4S Cash Solutions announces strategic alliance in ATM engineering (LON:GFS)
www.publicnow.com - August 4 at 5:30 PM
ftsenews.co.uk logoG4S (LON:GFS) Analyst Target Prices - FTSE News (LON:GFS)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - August 4 at 8:07 AM
publicnow.com logoH1 2015 Comparative Data (LON:GFS)
www.publicnow.com - July 28 at 3:38 AM
ftsenews.co.uk logoBarclays Capital Downgraded G4S PLC (LON:GFS) To ... - FTSE News (LON:GFS)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - July 26 at 5:21 PM
breakingfinancenews.com logoG4S PLC (LON:GFS) price target held steady at 185GBX as announced today by Exane BNP Paribas (LON:GFS)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 25 at 9:50 AM
publicnow.com logoCriminals using 3D printing present growing threat to global shipping (LON:GFS)
www.publicnow.com - July 25 at 4:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoG4S plc UK DK : Criminals using 3D printing present growing threat to global shipping (LON:GFS)
finance.yahoo.com - July 21 at 5:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThis Week on SecuritySolutionsWatch.com... Cisco - New IoT Solutions... and Thought Leaders at AMAG, EMC, GTX, G4S, ImageWare, NetWatcher, PortSys, Route1 Discuss Threats and Solutions (LON:GFS)
finance.yahoo.com - July 19 at 12:01 AM
publicnow.com logoG4S Announces Acquisition of i-Vision Systems Inc. in Canada (LON:GFS)
www.publicnow.com - July 18 at 5:38 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoG4s (LON:GFS) stock price target lowered to 240GBX as covered today by UBS - Breaking Finance News (LON:GFS)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 15 at 8:09 AM
ftsenews.co.uk logoJP Morgan Cazenove Retained G4S PLC (LON:GFS) As 'Overweight' - FTSE News (LON:GFS)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - July 14 at 8:33 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoBond yield slump, low rates highlight UK pension shortfall risks (LON:GFS)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - July 14 at 6:41 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoG4S PLC (LON:GFS) stock price target dropped to 281GBX as covered today by JP Morgan Cazenove (LON:GFS)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 13 at 5:32 PM
fiscalstandard.com logoNew Analyst Ratings For G4S (LON:GFS) - Fiscal Standard (LON:GFS)
www.fiscalstandard.com - July 13 at 8:02 AM
fiscalstandard.com logoShares Of G4S PLC (LON:GFS) Rated As Overweight By Analysts At JP Morgan Cazenove - Fiscal Standard (LON:GFS)
www.fiscalstandard.com - July 13 at 8:02 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Pension funds keep calm and carry on plugging gaps (LON:GFS)
ad.doubleclick.net - July 12 at 2:33 PM
ft.com logo[$$] G4S selling cash machine business to IBM (LON:GFS)
ad.doubleclick.net - July 11 at 4:25 AM
News IconHow Analysts Feel About G4S plc (LON:GFS)? - Press Telegraph (LON:GFS)
presstelegraph.com - July 9 at 8:41 AM
publicnow.com logoG4S awarded new Kuwait International Airport contract (LON:GFS)
www.publicnow.com - July 8 at 3:21 AM
fiscalstandard.com logoG4S (LON:GFS) Analyst Target Changes - Fiscal Standard (LON:GFS)
www.fiscalstandard.com - July 6 at 9:52 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoG4S PLC (LON:GFS) price target maintained to GBX185 as issued in a report today by Exane BNP Paribas - Breaking Finance News (LON:GFS)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 6 at 9:52 AM
publicnow.com logoG4S Risk Consulting third quarterly Global Forecast for 2016 (LON:GFS)
www.publicnow.com - July 5 at 11:41 AM
capitalcube.com logoG4S Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : GFS-GB : July 5, 2016 (LON:GFS)
www.capitalcube.com - July 5 at 4:37 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoG4S PLC (LON:GFS) target price dropped to GBX157 as recorded today by Jefferies International (LON:GFS)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 4 at 10:08 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoCredit Suisse recorded (LON:GFS) G4s, raising its stock price target to GBX210 earlier today - Breaking Finance News (LON:GFS)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 2 at 8:06 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoCredit Suisse recorded (LON:GFS) G4s, raising its stock price target to GBX210 earlier today (LON:GFS)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 1 at 5:13 PM
fool.co.uk logo3 post-Brexit surging stocks worth adding to your portfolio? G4S plc, Prudential plc and Legal & General Group plc - Motley Fool UK (LON:GFS)
www.fool.co.uk - June 29 at 5:16 AM
fiscalstandard.com logoG4S (LON:GFS) Broker Price Targets - Fiscal Standard (LON:GFS)
www.fiscalstandard.com - June 29 at 5:16 AM
ftsenews.co.uk logoGoldman Sachs Reiterated G4s (LON:GFS) As 'Neutral' - FTSE News (LON:GFS)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - June 29 at 5:16 AM
ftsenews.co.uk logoG4S PLC (LON:GFS) Receives 'Outperform' Rating From Brokers At Credit Suisse - FTSE News (LON:GFS)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - June 29 at 5:16 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logo3 post-Brexit surging stocks worth adding to your portfolio? G4S plc, Prudential plc and Legal & General Group plc (LON:GFS)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - June 28 at 7:10 AM
fiscalstandard.com logoAnalysts At Goldman Sachs Reiterated G4s (LON:GFS) As Neutral - Fiscal Standard (LON:GFS)
www.fiscalstandard.com - June 27 at 9:39 AM

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Last Updated on 8/23/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff