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LON:HAS - Hays Share Price, Forecast & News

GBX 112.20
-8.20 (-6.81 %)
(As of 03/29/2020 05:17 AM ET)
Today's Range
111.10
Now: GBX 112.20
118.10
50-Day Range
105.20
MA: GBX 138.06
165.90
52-Week Range
92.35
Now: GBX 112.20
186
Volume3.09 million shs
Average Volume3.42 million shs
Market Capitalization£1.65 billion
P/E Ratio11.57
Dividend Yield3.40%
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. Hays plc was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.
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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£6.14 billion
Cash FlowGBX 6.93 per share
Book ValueGBX 42.70 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees11,700
Outstanding Shares1,467,200,000
Market Cap£1.65 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableOptionable

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Hays (LON:HAS) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Hays' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Hays' stock was trading at GBX 119.10 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, HAS stock has decreased by 5.8% and is now trading at GBX 112.20. View which stocks have been mosted impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Hays?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Hays in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 10 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for Hays.

How were Hays' earnings last quarter?

Hays plc (LON:HAS) announced its earnings results on Thursday, February, 20th. The company reported $4.60 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. View Hays' earnings history.

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

Hays declared a dividend on Thursday, February 20th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 5th will be given a dividend of GBX 1.11 per share on Thursday, April 9th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.69%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 5th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Hays' dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for HAS?

12 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Hays' shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 105 to GBX 195. On average, they anticipate Hays' share price to reach GBX 159.55 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 42.2% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Hays.

Has Hays been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about HAS stock has trended somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Hays earned a news sentiment score of 1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. View the latest news aboutHays.

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 following 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)

What is Hays' stock symbol?

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

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 112.20.

How big of a company is Hays?

Hays has a market capitalization of £1.65 billion and generates £6.14 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:  845 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  717 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,562
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 3/29/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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