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: $2.80
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $233.87
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $202.91
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 145 - GBX 252.40
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 120.58
  • P/E Growth: 1.47
  • Market Cap: $3.54B
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,545,000,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for G4S plc (LON:GFS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Sell Ratings, 6 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 224.56

Analysts' Ratings History for G4S plc (LON:GFS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/17/2016BNP ParibasReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 195View Rating Details
10/13/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaUpgradeOutperformGBX 170 -> GBX 260View Rating Details
10/7/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 275View Rating Details
9/8/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 254View Rating Details
9/8/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 160View Rating Details
8/11/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightGBX 281View Rating Details
8/11/2016Beaufort SecuritiesUpgradeHoldView Rating Details
8/11/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingSellGBX 165View Rating Details
7/25/2016Barclays PLCDowngradeUnderweightGBX 200 -> GBX 160View Rating Details
3/15/2016Citigroup Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutralGBX 230 -> GBX 190View 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 10/25/2014 forward)


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


Earnings Estimates for G4S plc (LON:GFS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $15.21 EPS


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)


Latest Headlines for G4S plc (LON:GFS)
publicnow.com logoG4S Zambia awarded for outstanding work (LON:GFS)
www.publicnow.com - October 25 at 10:06 AM
News IconG4S (LON:GFS) Recent Analyst Updates - NewsDen (LON:GFS)
newsden.net - October 24 at 5:00 PM
News IconRelative Strength Index Recap for G4S PLC (GFS.L) - Hot Stock News (LON:GFS)
hotherald.com - October 24 at 5:00 PM
capitalcube.com logoG4S Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : GFS-GB : October 24, 2016 (LON:GFS)
www.capitalcube.com - October 24 at 10:27 AM
News IconAnalysts give average Rating of “Hold” to G4S plc (GFS) - DailyQuint (LON:GFS)
dailyquint.com - October 22 at 4:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoG4S plc UK DK: Criminals Using 3D Printing Present Growing Threat to Global Shipping (LON:GFS)
au.finance.yahoo.com - October 22 at 4:56 PM
publicnow.com logoG4S Egypt wins contracts to secure Cairo mega-malls (LON:GFS)
www.publicnow.com - October 21 at 8:19 AM
News IconG4S (LON:GFS) Broker Updates - The De Soto Edge - The De Soto Edge (LON:GFS)
www.desotoedge.com - October 20 at 5:16 PM
News IconRating Sentiment Watching: Here's how analysts see G4S plc (LON ... - MoneyMakingArticles (LON:GFS)
www.mmahotstuff.com - October 20 at 5:16 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoShould you buy this growth stock after its 16% surge in revenue? (LON:GFS)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - October 19 at 10:05 AM
publicnow.com logoG4S wins contract extension for Canadian air transport security (LON:GFS)
www.publicnow.com - October 18 at 5:06 PM
publicnow.com logoG4S announces sale of G4S Bulgaria (LON:GFS)
www.publicnow.com - October 18 at 10:11 AM
publicnow.com logoNotification of major shareholding by BlackRock Inc. (LON:GFS)
www.publicnow.com - October 18 at 10:11 AM
publicnow.com logoG4S Africa wins top employer status for fifth year (LON:GFS)
www.publicnow.com - October 18 at 10:11 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to G4S Plc : October 14, 2016 (LON:GFS)
www.capitalcube.com - October 14 at 5:00 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoDigital Barriers teams up with G4S for ThruVis camera technology (LON:GFS)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - October 11 at 5:24 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoDigital Barriers Plc teams up with G4S Plc for ThruVis camera ... - Proactive Investors UK (LON:GFS)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - October 10 at 9:53 AM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoG4S plc 14.5% Potential Decrease Indicated by Exane BNP Paribas - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:GFS)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - October 5 at 3:44 PM
publicnow.com logoG4S plc and G4S International Finance plc (LON:GFS)
www.publicnow.com - October 4 at 5:03 PM
publicnow.com logoG4S supports Scottish Government’s decision to widen electronic monitoring of offenders (LON:GFS)
www.publicnow.com - October 4 at 9:59 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to G4S Plc : September 30, 2016 (LON:GFS)
www.capitalcube.com - September 30 at 10:20 AM
News IconBritain's FTSE buoyed by oil shares after OPEC agrees supply curbs - Metro.us (LON:GFS)
www.metro.us - September 29 at 5:05 PM
reuters.com logoBritain's Capita feels Brexit chill as profits, shares take a hit - Reuters UK (LON:GFS)
uk.reuters.com - September 29 at 5:05 PM
publicnow.com logoTim Weller's Appointment as Chief Financial Officer (LON:GFS)
www.publicnow.com - September 23 at 4:54 PM
fool.co.uk logoIs this Neil Woodford pick a better buy than Lloyds Banking Group plc? - Motley Fool UK (LON:GFS)
www.fool.co.uk - September 21 at 5:42 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoIs this Neil Woodford pick a better buy than Lloyds Banking Group plc? (LON:GFS)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 10:19 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Mitie shares fall 26% on warning (LON:GFS)
www.ft.com - September 19 at 9:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSecurity Experts at Cisco, Siemens, ImageWare and CerbAir Discuss Threats & Solutions in Exclusive Interviews on SecuritySolutionsWatch.com (LON:GFS)
finance.yahoo.com - September 8 at 9:01 AM
publicnow.com logoSatellite tracking system helps deter South American truck hijackers (LON:GFS)
www.publicnow.com - September 8 at 9:01 AM
publicnow.com logoEyes Underground: the cutting edge technology at the heart of modern mine safety (LON:GFS)
www.publicnow.com - September 7 at 5:21 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPetrofac names former BG executive as CFO (LON:GFS)
finance.yahoo.com - August 30 at 8:19 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoBritain's Labour party says resolves conference security stand-off (LON:GFS)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - August 26 at 5:01 PM
live-pr.com logoG4S Plc (GFS) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review - New Study Released (LON:GFS)
www.live-pr.com - August 26 at 8:09 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoUK's troubled Labour party faces new woe over annual conference (LON:GFS)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - August 26 at 8:09 AM
capitalcube.com logoG4S Plc : Nothing new to offer? Neutral outlook (LON:GFS)
www.capitalcube.com - August 23 at 5:24 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to G4S Plc : August 18, 2016 (LON:GFS)
www.capitalcube.com - August 19 at 8:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoG4S plc UK DK : Prison sniffer dogs with a nose for new narcotics (LON:GFS)
finance.yahoo.com - August 17 at 8:12 AM
ft.com logo[$$] 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


Last Updated on 10/25/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff