Hays plc Company Profile (LON:HAS)

About Hays plc

Hays plc logoHays plc is a United Kingdom-based recruitment company engaged in the provision of specialist recruitment activities. The Company's geographical segments include: Asia Pacific, Continental Europe & Rest of World, and United Kingdom & Ireland. The Company operates worldwide in 20 specialism, including accounting and finance, construction and property, information and technology (IT), sales and marketing, education, engineering and manufacturing, health and social care, legal, financial services, retail, executive, life sciences and human resources. The Company's subsidiaries include Hays Holdings Limited, Hays International Holdings Limited, Hays Overseas Holdings Limited, Hays Specialist Recruitment (Holdings) Limited, Hays France SAS and Veredus Corp.

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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: HAS
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $1.69
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $130.23
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $124.29
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 91.10 - GBX 157.10
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 15.09
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $1.85B
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,428,400,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Hays plc (LON:HAS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Ratings, 6 Hold Ratings, 9 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.33)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 143.89

Analysts' Ratings History for Hays plc (LON:HAS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/23/2016Liberum CapitalBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 130 -> GBX 145View Rating Details
9/13/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 135View Rating Details
9/8/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Reiterated RatingSellGBX 129View Rating Details
9/4/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingSellGBX 105View Rating Details
9/2/2016Numis Securities LtdDowngradeHoldGBX 110 -> GBX 130View Rating Details
9/2/2016Credit Suisse Group AGUpgradeNeutralGBX 100 -> GBX 125View Rating Details
9/2/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 110View Rating Details
7/7/2016Barclays PLCDowngradeEqual weightGBX 155 -> GBX 105View Rating Details
7/5/2016Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual weightView Rating Details
7/1/2016Kepler Capital MarketsDowngradeReduceView Rating Details
6/27/2016BNP ParibasReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 140View Rating Details
4/15/2016Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 150View Rating Details
4/1/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 140View Rating Details
2/23/2016InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 165View Rating Details
2/15/2016HSBCUpgradeBuyGBX 140 -> GBX 155View Rating Details
2/9/2016ABN AmroReiterated RatingBuyGBX 170View Rating Details
10/5/2015Panmure GordonReiterated RatingBuyGBX 200View Rating Details
10/1/2015Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuyGBX 176View Rating Details
7/9/2015Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 180View Rating Details
7/9/2015Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 170 -> GBX 200View Rating Details
5/19/2015Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingBuyGBX 190View Rating Details
1/8/2015Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/1/2014 forward)

Earnings

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

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Hays plc (LON:HAS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $8.27 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Hays plc (LON:HAS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
9/1/2016GBX 1.991.53%10/13/201610/13/201611/11/2016
2/24/2016GBX 0.910.8%3/3/20163/3/20164/5/2016
8/27/2015GBX 1.891.2%10/8/201510/8/201511/13/2015
8/28/2014GBX 1.801.37%10/9/201410/9/201411/14/2014
2/26/2014GBX 0.830.59%3/5/20143/5/20144/9/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Hays plc (LON:HAS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/14/2016Venables,PaulInsiderSell321,615GBX 132£424,531.80
9/6/2016Venables,PaulInsiderSell106,238GBX 133£141,296.54
2/25/2016Thomson,Alan MInsiderBuy50,000GBX 116£58,000
11/11/2015Venables,PaulInsiderSell7,217GBX 142£10,248.14
11/8/2015Venables,PaulInsiderSell518,904GBX 142£736,843.68
9/8/2015Venables,PaulInsiderSell59,744GBX 156£93,200.64
5/20/2015Paul VenablesInsiderSell750,000GBX 163.66£1,227,450
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Hays plc (LON:HAS)
DateHeadline
publicnow.com logoAnnual Financial Report and AGM Notice (LON:HAS)
www.publicnow.com - September 30 at 10:31 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Hays Plc : September 28, 2016 (LON:HAS)
www.capitalcube.com - September 28 at 10:14 AM
4-traders.com logoHays : *LIBERUM RAISES HAYS PRICE TARGET TO 145 (130) PENCE (LON:HAS)
www.4-traders.com - September 23 at 10:22 AM
News IconWhy are so many college graduates without decent jobs? (LON:HAS)
www.freep.com - September 22 at 5:26 PM
4-traders.com logoHays : As UK skills gap threatens to become a skills chasm, ensuring employability of graduates is crucial (LON:HAS)
www.4-traders.com - September 21 at 3:35 PM
publicnow.com logoGlobal skills chasm emerges as skills gap widens (LON:HAS)
www.publicnow.com - September 21 at 3:35 PM
publicnow.com logoFailing at the first hurdle: One in two Aussie employers has no diversity policy in place for hiring new staff (LON:HAS)
www.publicnow.com - September 21 at 3:35 PM
publicnow.com logoIt’s not all about the money: what motivates staff more? (LON:HAS)
www.publicnow.com - September 21 at 3:35 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHays Reports Japan's Talent Mismatch as the Most Severe in Asia Pacific (LON:HAS)
au.finance.yahoo.com - September 21 at 9:35 AM
stockmarketwire.com logoDirector Deals - Hays PLC (HAS) (LON:HAS)
www.stockmarketwire.com - September 15 at 8:27 AM
publicnow.com logoReady to temp? Temporary job opportunities increasing in New Zealand (LON:HAS)
www.publicnow.com - September 15 at 8:27 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Hays Plc : September 9, 2016 (LON:HAS)
www.capitalcube.com - September 9 at 5:10 PM
News IconAre Analysts Bullish Old Mutual plc (LON:OML) After Last Week? (LON:HAS)
www.crcconnection.com - September 5 at 9:48 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoGraduate Job Vacancies Shrinking: Report (LON:HAS)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 2 at 10:14 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoGraduate Job Vacancies Shrinking - Report (LON:HAS)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 2 at 10:14 AM
News IconRecruiter Sees Business Weaken After EU Vote (LON:HAS)
larampadinapoli.com - September 1 at 5:17 PM
reuters.com logoHong Kong shares close at highest level since August 2015 (LON:HAS)
www.reuters.com - September 1 at 8:18 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoHays says UK hiring levels weakened after Brexit vote (LON:HAS)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 1 at 8:18 AM
marketwatch.com logoHays profit up 11%; no Brexit impact in short term (LON:HAS)
www.marketwatch.com - September 1 at 8:18 AM
rttnews.com logoHays Plc Fiscal Year Profit Rises; Turnover Up 12% On LFL Basis - Quick Facts (LON:HAS)
www.rttnews.com - September 1 at 8:18 AM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoHays takes hit from 'Brexit' uncertainty (LON:HAS)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - September 1 at 8:18 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoHays says hiring levels weakened after Brexit vote (LON:HAS)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - September 1 at 8:18 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoBritain's FTSE rises as housebuilders, miners rally (LON:HAS)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 1 at 8:18 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoRecruitment Business Hays Weakened 'Significantly' After Brexit Vote (LON:HAS)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 1 at 8:18 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Hungry Hays (LON:HAS)
www.ft.com - September 1 at 8:18 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoFull Year 2016 Hays PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open (LON:HAS)
biz.yahoo.com - September 1 at 8:18 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoPost-Brexit bounce in UK factories sparks BoE rate cut doubts (LON:HAS)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 1 at 8:18 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Week Ahead Corporate Diary: Focus on hiring slowdown (LON:HAS)
www.ft.com - August 28 at 9:45 AM
News IconDefendants oppose motion to refer Raleigh General Hospital lawsuits to Mass Litigation Panel (LON:HAS)
wvrecord.com - August 18 at 5:23 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Hays Plc : August 16, 2016 (LON:HAS)
www.capitalcube.com - August 16 at 5:32 PM
capitalcube.com logoHays Plc :HAS-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended December 31, 2015 : August 15, 2016 (LON:HAS)
www.capitalcube.com - August 15 at 5:34 PM
publicnow.com logo25 hiring hotspots this New Financial Year (LON:HAS)
www.publicnow.com - August 12 at 8:29 AM
News IconDublin moves fast to lure financial jobs from UK - gulfnews.com (LON:HAS)
gulfnews.com - August 5 at 8:19 AM
capitalcube.com logoHays Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : HAS-GB : August 3, 2016 (LON:HAS)
www.capitalcube.com - August 3 at 8:31 AM
News IconDublin Looks to Lure Financial Services Jobs from UK After Brexit Vote (LON:HAS)
www.insurancejournal.com - July 28 at 9:52 PM
fortune.com logoIreland Moves Swiftly to Lure Financial Jobs from the UK After Brexit (LON:HAS)
fortune.com - July 28 at 4:11 PM
reuters.com logoRPT-Dublin moves fast to lure financial jobs from UK after Brexit vote (LON:HAS)
www.reuters.com - July 28 at 4:11 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoDublin moves fast to lure financial jobs from UK after Brexit vote (LON:HAS)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 11:27 AM
gurufocus.com logoInvesco European Growth Fund Quarterly Performance Commentary (LON:HAS)
www.gurufocus.com - July 20 at 8:15 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoDeutsche Bank disclosed (LON:HAS) Hays PLC, lowering its target price to 100GBX today - Breaking Finance News (LON:HAS)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 18 at 10:34 AM
4-traders.com logoHays : Booming internet business & go-digital campaigns continue to drive recruitment activity in China (LON:HAS)
www.4-traders.com - July 17 at 4:57 PM
breakingfinancenews.com logoDeutsche Bank disclosed (LON:HAS) Hays PLC, lowering its target price to 100GBX today (LON:HAS)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 17 at 4:57 PM
ftsenews.co.uk logoHays PLC (LON:HAS) Issued With 'Neutral' Rating At JP Morgan Cazenove - FTSE News (LON:HAS)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - July 16 at 8:47 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoA report released earlier today by Deutsche Bank about Hays PLC(LON:HAS) maintains the target price at 100GBX - Breaking Finance News (LON:HAS)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 15 at 4:26 PM
breakingfinancenews.com logoA report released earlier today by Deutsche Bank about Hays PLC(LON:HAS) maintains the target price at 100GBX - Breaking Finance News (LON:HAS)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 15 at 4:26 PM
publicnow.com logo14 hiring hotspots in New Zealand (LON:HAS)
www.publicnow.com - July 15 at 1:49 PM
fiscalstandard.com logoJP Morgan Cazenove Indicates Potential -2.14% Decrease In Shares Of Hays PLC - Fiscal Standard (LON:HAS)
www.fiscalstandard.com - July 15 at 8:31 AM
fiscalstandard.com logoShares Of Hays PLC (LON:HAS) Rated As Buy By Analysts At Liberum Capital - Fiscal Standard (LON:HAS)
www.fiscalstandard.com - July 15 at 8:31 AM
finanznachrichten.de logoHays Plc Expects FY Operating Profit Ahead Of Market View (LON:HAS)
www.finanznachrichten.de - July 14 at 5:32 PM
marketwatch.com logoHays sees operating profit above expections (LON:HAS)
www.marketwatch.com - July 14 at 5:32 PM

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Last Updated on 10/1/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff