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LON:HAS - Hays Share Price, Forecast & News

GBX 177.40
+9.00 (+5.34 %)
(As of 12/15/2019 06:04 AM ET)
Today's Range
174.60
Now: GBX 177.40
186
50-Day Range
157.10
MA: GBX 163.64
177.40
52-Week Range
131.80
Now: GBX 177.40
169.60
Volume8.38 million shs
Average Volume3.42 million shs
Market Capitalization£2.60 billion
P/E Ratio16.13
Dividend Yield2.40%
BetaN/A
Hays plc operates as a recruitment company in Australia, New Zealand, Germany, the United Kingdom, Ireland, and internationally. The company offers permanent, temporary, and contractor recruitment services, such as qualified, professional, and skilled recruitment to public and private sector. It specializes in offering recruitment services in the areas of accountancy and finance, construction and property, information technology, life sciences, sales and marketing, banking and capital markets, contact centers, education, engineering and manufacturing, executive, financial services, health and social care, human resources, legal, office professionals, energy, oil and gas, purchasing, retail, resources and mining, and telecoms. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Staffing & Outsourcing Services
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorServices
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+44-20-73832266

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£6.07 billion
Cash FlowGBX 9.46 per share
Book ValueGBX 48.10 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees11,700
Outstanding Shares1,467,190,016
Market Cap£2.60 billion
Next Earnings Date2/20/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Hays (LON:HAS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Hays' stock symbol?

Hays trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "HAS."

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

Hays announced a dividend on Thursday, August 29th. Investors of record on Thursday, October 3rd will be given a dividend of GBX 8.29 per share on Friday, November 15th. This represents a yield of 6.01%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 3rd. This is a positive change from Hays's previous dividend of $1.11. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Hays' Dividend History.

When is Hays' next earnings date?

Hays is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 20th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Hays.

What price target have analysts set for HAS?

12 analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Hays' stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 140 to GBX 185. On average, they expect Hays' share price to reach GBX 162 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 8.7%. View Analyst Price Targets for Hays.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Hays?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Hays in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 9 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Hays.

Has Hays been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about HAS stock have been trending somewhat negative on Sunday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Hays earned a media sentiment score of -1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Hays.

Who are some of Hays' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Hays own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Hays investors own include Laird (LRD), Opko Health (OPK), Mountain Province Diamonds (MPVD), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Abattis Bioceuticals (ATT), Lithium X Energy (LIX), Applied Optoelectronics (AAOI), Celgene (CELG) and FireEye (FEYE).

Who are Hays' key executives?

Hays' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Alistair Richard Cox, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. Paul Venables, Group Fin. Director & Exec. Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. Steve Weston, Chief Information Officer & Global Head of Corp. Accounts
  • Mr. David Ian Phillips, Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Douglas G. Evans, Company Sec. & Gen. Counsel (Age 56)

How do I buy shares of Hays?

Shares of HAS 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 Hays' stock price today?

One share of HAS stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 177.40.

How big of a company is Hays?

Hays has a market capitalization of £2.60 billion and generates £6.07 billion in revenue each year. Hays employs 11,700 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Hays.

What is Hays' official website?

The official website for Hays is http://www.haysplc.com/.

How can I contact Hays?

Hays' mailing address is 250 Euston Road, LONDON, NW1 2AF, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-20-73832266.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Hays (LON HAS)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  841 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  701 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,542
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Hays and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HAS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HAS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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