Hays Stock Price, News & Analysis (LON:HAS)

GBX 200 -1.40 (-0.70 %)
(As of 01/23/2018 11:15 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 201.40
Today's RangeGBX 199.90 - GBX 202.40
52-Week RangeGBX 146.50 - GBX 202.80
Volume966,650 shs
Average Volume2.77 million shs
Market Capitalization£2.91 billion
P/E Ratio2,000.00
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About Hays (LON:HAS)

Hays logoHays plc is a recruitment company. The Company's segments include Asia Pacific; Continental Europe & Rest of World, and United Kingdom & Ireland. The Company offers temporary and permanent recruitment services to private and public sector markets. It operates in over 30 countries and approximately 20 specialisms. Its services include its job search engine, employer services and Hays Talent solutions. Its job search engine allows employees to search jobs in various areas of specialism, which include accountancy and finance, construction and property, information technology, life sciences, sales and marketing, banking and capital markets, contact centers, education, and engineering and manufacturing. It offers Hays Executive and Hays Oil & Gas. Hays Executive recruits for private and public sector employers from around the world, and is engaged in identifying senior managers and board directors. Hays Oil & Gas focuses on recruiting for the full lifecycle of the oil and gas industry.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Executive Search Services
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorIndustrials
SymbolLON:HAS
CUSIPN/A
Phone+44-20-73832266

Debt

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

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio2000
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 0.10
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins2.84%
Return on Equity27.04%
Return on Assets11.87%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares1,450,000,000

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 31st. Stockholders of record on Thursday, October 5th will be given a dividend of GBX 6.51 per share on Friday, November 17th. This represents a dividend yield of 3.55%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 5th. This is a positive change from Hays's previous dividend of $0.96. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Hays' Dividend History.

Where is Hays' stock going? Where will Hays' stock price be in 2018?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Hays' stock. Their predictions range from GBX 149 to GBX 210. On average, they expect Hays' stock price to reach GBX 180.51 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Hays.

Who are some of Hays' key competitors?

Who are Hays' key executives?

Hays' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Alistair R. Cox, Chief Executive, Executive Director (Age 56)
  • Paul Venables, Group Finance Director, Executive Director (Age 55)
  • Doug Evans, Company Secretary, General Counsel (Age 54)
  • Alan Matthew Thomson, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board (Age 71)
  • Andy Martin, Senior Independent Director (Age 57)
  • Victoria Jarman, Independent Non-Executive Director (Age 45)
  • Torsten G. Kreindl, Independent Non-Executive Director (Age 54)
  • Susan E. Murray, Non-Executive Independent Director (Age 60)

How do I buy Hays stock?

Shares of Hays 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 Hays stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 200.

How big of a company is Hays?

Hays has a market capitalization of £2.91 billion.

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 (HAS)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  680 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  560 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,240
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Hays 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

Hays (LON:HAS) Analysts' Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: HoldHoldHoldHold
Consensus Rating Score: 1.922.002.092.00
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Rating(s)
9 Hold Rating(s)
1 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
2 Sell Rating(s)
7 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
8 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
2 Sell Rating(s)
8 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 180.51GBX 174.91GBX 175.82GBX 158.23

Hays (LON:HAS) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Hays (LON:HAS)

Hays (LON:HAS) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/15/2018Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 200 -> GBX 210View Rating Details
1/12/2018Deutsche BankReiterated RatingSellGBX 160View Rating Details
1/12/2018Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHoldGBX 195View Rating Details
1/12/2018Kepler Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 195 -> GBX 205View Rating Details
1/12/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetNeutralGBX 165 -> GBX 177.10View Rating Details
1/11/2018InvestecReiterated RatingHoldGBX 190View Rating Details
1/11/2018Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 195View Rating Details
10/3/2017Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector PerformerGBX 160 -> GBX 180View Rating Details
9/1/2017Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldGBX 180View Rating Details
7/19/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingEqual weightView Rating Details
7/18/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 175View Rating Details
7/4/2017Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetUnderweightGBX 157 -> GBX 149View Rating Details
10/18/2016CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 135 -> GBX 137View Rating Details
9/8/2016Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingSellGBX 129View Rating Details
4/15/2016Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 150View Rating Details
2/9/2016ABN AmroReiterated RatingBuyGBX 170View Rating Details
(Data available from 1/23/2016 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Hays (LON:HAS)


No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Hays (LON:HAS) Earnings Estimates

No earnings estimates for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Dividends

Hays (LON:HAS) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/31/2017GBX 6.513.55%10/5/201710/5/201711/17/2017
2/22/2017€0.960.63%3/2/20173/2/20174/7/2017
9/1/2016GBX 1.991.53%10/13/201610/13/201611/11/2016
2/24/2016€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
2/26/2014€0.830.59%3/5/20143/5/20144/9/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Hays (LON HAS) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trades by Quarter for Hays (LON:HAS)

Hays (LON HAS) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
9/5/2017Doug EvansInsiderSell31,220GBX 185£57,757
2/23/2017Peter WilliamsInsiderBuy8,054GBX 149£12,000.46
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

Hays (LON HAS) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
Hays plc (HAS) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from AnalystsHays plc (HAS) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 16 at 12:40 PM
Hays (HAS) Receives Sell Rating from Deutsche BankHays (HAS) Receives Sell Rating from Deutsche Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 15 at 6:40 PM
Hays (HAS) PT Raised to GBX 210Hays (HAS) PT Raised to GBX 210
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 15 at 11:02 AM
Hays (HAS) PT Raised to GBX 177.10 at JPMorgan Chase & Co.Hays (HAS) PT Raised to GBX 177.10 at JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 14 at 4:28 PM
Hays (HAS) Given New GBX 205 Price Target at Kepler Capital MarketsHays (HAS) Given New GBX 205 Price Target at Kepler Capital Markets
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 14 at 2:50 PM
Hays (HAS) Earns "Hold" Rating from Jefferies GroupHays (HAS) Earns "Hold" Rating from Jefferies Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 14 at 7:28 AM
Recruitment firm Hays posts 13 pct rise in Q2 net feesRecruitment firm Hays posts 13 pct rise in Q2 net fees
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 11 at 12:00 PM
Hays income rises on international strengthHays income rises on international strength
www.marketwatch.com - January 11 at 12:00 PM
Hays (HAS) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Liberum CapitalHays (HAS) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 11 at 6:06 AM
Hays (HAS) "Hold" Rating Reiterated at Deutsche BankHays' (HAS) "Hold" Rating Reiterated at Deutsche Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 31 at 8:10 PM
Hays plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:HAS) : December 26, 2017Hays plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:HAS) : December 26, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 26 at 3:40 PM
Hays plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : HAS-GB : December 25, 2017Hays plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : HAS-GB : December 25, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 25 at 4:18 PM
Hays plc (HAS) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from BrokeragesHays plc (HAS) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 22 at 11:56 AM
Hays (HAS) Rating Lowered to Sell at Deutsche BankHays (HAS) Rating Lowered to Sell at Deutsche Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 10 at 12:22 PM
Hays plc (HAS) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from AnalystsHays plc (HAS) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 27 at 10:58 AM
Hays plc (HAS) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from AnalystsHays plc (HAS) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 27 at 10:58 AM
Heres a List the Nordics Would Rather Not TopHere's a List the Nordics Would Rather Not Top
www.bloomberg.com - November 21 at 8:16 AM
How Did Hays plc’s (LSE:HAS) 26.64% ROE Fare Against The Industry?How Did Hays plc’s (LSE:HAS) 26.64% ROE Fare Against The Industry?
finance.yahoo.com - November 16 at 3:26 PM
Hays plc (HAS) Given Neutral Rating at J P Morgan Chase & CoHays plc (HAS) Given Neutral Rating at J P Morgan Chase & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 12 at 10:20 PM
Hays plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : HAS-GB : November 6, 2017Hays plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : HAS-GB : November 6, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 6 at 4:57 AM
ETFs with exposure to Hays plc : October 30, 2017ETFs with exposure to Hays plc : October 30, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 30 at 3:15 PM
Hays plc :HAS-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : October 26, 2017Hays plc :HAS-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : October 26, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 27 at 3:48 AM
Hays plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : HAS-GB : October 25, 2017Hays plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : HAS-GB : October 25, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 26 at 9:45 AM
Hays plc (HAS) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by J P Morgan Chase & CoHays plc (HAS) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by J P Morgan Chase & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 14 at 4:04 PM
Deutsche Bank AG Reiterates Hold Rating for Hays plc (HAS)Deutsche Bank AG Reiterates Hold Rating for Hays plc (HAS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 14 at 2:40 PM
Hays plc (HAS) PT Raised to GBX 195Hays plc (HAS) PT Raised to GBX 195
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 14 at 12:54 PM
CORRECTED-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Oct 12CORRECTED-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Oct 12
www.reuters.com - October 12 at 8:16 PM
IN THE KNOW: Hays Remains Liberums "Preferred" RecruiterIN THE KNOW: Hays Remains Liberum's "Preferred" Recruiter
www.morningstar.co.uk - October 12 at 8:16 PM
ETFs with exposure to Hays plc : October 12, 2017ETFs with exposure to Hays plc : October 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 12 at 8:16 PM
Hays Plc Q1 LFL Net Fees Up 10% - Quick FactsHays Plc Q1 LFL Net Fees Up 10% - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - October 12 at 5:21 AM
Hays plc :HAS-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : October 10, 2017Hays plc :HAS-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : October 10, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 10 at 11:51 PM
Hays plc (HAS) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by AnalystsHays plc (HAS) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 8 at 10:46 AM
Hays plc : HAS-GB: Dividend Analysis : October 06th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : October 6, 2017Hays plc : HAS-GB: Dividend Analysis : October 06th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : October 6, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 7 at 12:49 AM
Global $5.01 Bn Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) Market, 2025Global $5.01 Bn Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) Market, 2025
www.finanznachrichten.de - October 6 at 12:03 AM
Hays plc (HAS) Raises Dividend to GBX 6.51 Per ShareHays plc (HAS) Raises Dividend to GBX 6.51 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 30 at 9:20 AM
Male Singaporean workers think theyll get promoted in 10 yearsMale Singaporean workers think they'll get promoted in 10 years
www.msn.com - September 27 at 5:13 PM
Hays plc (HAS) Price Target Raised to GBX 190Hays plc (HAS) Price Target Raised to GBX 190
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 24 at 4:38 PM
Wall Street’s Crush on Autocrats Grows Amid Hunt for High YieldWall Street’s Crush on Autocrats Grows Amid Hunt for High Yield
www.bloomberg.com - September 14 at 8:04 PM
Hays plc (HAS) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from BrokeragesHays plc (HAS) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 13 at 10:40 AM
Should You Buy Hays plc (LSE:HAS)?Should You Buy Hays plc (LSE:HAS)?
finance.yahoo.com - September 11 at 7:46 PM
Hays plc (HAS) Insider Sells £57,757 in StockHays plc (HAS) Insider Sells £57,757 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 6 at 1:22 PM
Hays FY17 Profit Climbs, Lifts Core Dividend; To Pay Special DividendHays FY17 Profit Climbs, Lifts Core Dividend; To Pay Special Dividend
www.rttnews.com - September 1 at 7:41 PM
Hays plc (HAS) Earns Hold Rating from Numis Securities LtdHays plc (HAS) Earns Hold Rating from Numis Securities Ltd
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 1 at 6:34 AM
Hays profits rise; declares special dividend - MarketWatchHays profits rise; declares special dividend - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - September 1 at 12:17 AM
[$$] Hays issues first special dividend despite Brexit[$$] Hays issues first special dividend despite Brexit
finance.yahoo.com - August 31 at 7:16 PM
Edited Transcript of HAS.L earnings conference call or presentation 31-Aug-17 8:00am GMTEdited Transcript of HAS.L earnings conference call or presentation 31-Aug-17 8:00am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 31 at 7:16 PM
[$$] Search for doctors set to cost NHS £100m in agency fees[$$] Search for doctors set to cost NHS £100m in agency fees
finance.yahoo.com - August 31 at 5:19 AM
Hays plc (HAS) Receives "Buy" Rating from Liberum CapitalHays plc (HAS) Receives "Buy" Rating from Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 27 at 3:44 PM
Hays plc (HAS) Set to Announce Earnings on ThursdayHays plc (HAS) Set to Announce Earnings on Thursday
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 24 at 1:14 AM
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www.msn.com - August 18 at 7:11 PM

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