About The GEO Group
The GEO Group, Inc. is a real estate investment trust (REIT) specializing in the ownership, leasing and management of correctional, detention and re-entry facilities and the provision of community-based services and youth services in the United States, Australia, South Africa, the United Kingdom and Canada. As of December 31, 2013, its worldwide operations included the management and/or ownership of approximately 77,000 beds at 98 correctional, detention and community based facilities, including idle faclities and projects under development, and also included the provision of monitoring of more than 70,000 offenders in a community-based environment on behalf of approximately 900 federal, state and local correctional agencies located in all 50 states. The Company operates in four segments: United States Corrections and Detention segment, segment; International Services segment and Facility Construction and Design segment.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Finance
- Industry: REIT - Healthcare Facilities
- Sub-Industry: Specialized REITs
- Exchange: NYSE
- Symbol: GEO
- CUSIP: 36159R10
- Previous Close: $45.14
- 50 Day Moving Average: $39.16
- 200 Day Moving Average: $30.32
- 52-Week Range: $16.26 - $46.18
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 23.40
- Foreward P/E Ratio: 22.63
- P/E Growth: 1.60
- Market Cap: $3.34B
- Outstanding Shares: 74,082,000
- Beta: 1.22
- Net Margins: 6.78%
- Return on Equity: 14.70%
- Return on Assets: 4.02%
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- Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.48%
- Current Ratio: 1.76%
- Quick Ratio: 1.76%
What is The GEO Group's stock symbol?
The GEO Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GEO."
How often does The GEO Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for The GEO Group?
The GEO Group declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, February 6th. Stockholders of record on Friday, February 17th will be given a dividend of $0.70 per share on Monday, February 27th. This represents a $2.80 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 6.07%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, February 15th. This is a positive change from The GEO Group's previous quarterly dividend of $0.65.
Where is The GEO Group's stock going? Where will The GEO Group's stock price be in 2017?
3 analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for The GEO Group's shares. Their predictions range from $32.00 to $43.00. On average, they anticipate The GEO Group's share price to reach $37.50 in the next year.
When will The GEO Group announce their earnings?
The GEO Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February, 22nd 2017.
Who owns The GEO Group stock?
The GEO Group's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC (6.24%), Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC (4.80%), State Street Corp (2.33%), FMR LLC (2.16%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (2.00%) and Artemis Investment Management LLP (1.19%). Company insiders that own The GEO Group stock include Ann M Schlarb, Anne N Foreman, Christopher C Wheeler, David J Venturella, George C Zoley, J David Donahue, Norman A Carlson, Richard H Glanton, Stephen V Fuller and Thomas M Wierdsma.
Who sold The GEO Group stock? Who is selling The GEO Group stock?
The GEO Group's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, Denver Investment Advisors LLC, Hodges Capital Management Inc., Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC, Guardian Capital LP, Guggenheim Capital LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC and Century Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold The GEO Group stock in the last year include Christopher C Wheeler, George C Zoley, J David Donahue and Richard H Glanton.
Who bought The GEO Group stock? Who is buying The GEO Group stock?
The GEO Group's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Artemis Investment Management LLP, State Street Corp, BlueMar Capital Management LLC, A.R.T. Advisors LLC, AMG Funds LLC and Harbor Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have bought The GEO Group stock in the last two years include Ann M Schlarb and David J Venturella.
How do I buy The GEO Group stock?
Shares of The GEO Group can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
How much does a share of The GEO Group stock cost?
One share of The GEO Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately $46.16.