LON:HAS - Hays Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 153.20 -2.40 (-1.54 %)
(As of 04/26/2019 10:00 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 155.60
Today's RangeGBX 152 - GBX 155.60
52-Week RangeGBX 134.60 - GBX 213.40
Volume977,808 shs
Average Volume3.42 million shs
Market Capitalization£2.23 billion
P/E Ratio12.98
Dividend Yield2.45%
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£5.96 billion
Cash FlowGBX 8.38 per share
Book ValueGBX 43.60 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees11,700
Outstanding Shares1,457,149,952
Market Cap£2.23 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableOptionable

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, February 21st. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 7th will be paid a dividend of GBX 1.11 per share on Friday, April 12th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.7%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 7th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Hays' Dividend History.

What price target have analysts set for HAS?

12 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for Hays' shares. Their predictions range from GBX 160 to GBX 210. On average, they anticipate Hays' stock price to reach GBX 177.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 15.9% from the stock's current price. 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 8 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Hays.

Has Hays been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about HAS stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Hays earned a news impact score of 1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Hays' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Hays own?

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 153.20.

How big of a company is Hays?

Hays has a market capitalization of £2.23 billion and generates £5.96 billion in revenue each year. Hays employs 11,700 workers across the globe.

What is Hays' official website?

The official website for Hays is https://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:  824 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  676 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,500
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 4/26/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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