Geo Group Company Profile (NYSE:GEO)

About Geo Group

Geo Group logoThe 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
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $24.62
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $24.85
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $31.09
  • 52-Week Range: $16.26 - $35.14
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 13.24
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 8.70
  • P/E Growth: 1.46
  • Market Cap: $1.82B
  • Outstanding Shares: 74,056,000
  • Beta: 0.97
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 6.80%
  • Return on Equity: 14.20%
  • Return on Assets: 4.01%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.33%
  • Current Ratio: 1.52%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.52%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Geo Group (NYSE:GEO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $30.00 (21.85% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Geo Group (NYSE:GEO)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/1/2016SunTrust Banks Inc.Lower Price TargetBuy$38.00 -> $32.00View Rating Details
8/24/2016Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetBuy$38.00 -> $28.00View Rating Details
8/4/2015MLV & Co.Reiterated RatingBuy$43.00View Rating Details
1/29/2015CRT CapitalBoost Price TargetBuy$45.00 -> $48.00View Rating Details
12/19/2014Wells Fargo & Co.Initiated CoverageMarket PerformView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/27/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Geo Group (NYSE:GEO)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/3/2016        
8/2/2016Q216$0.71$0.73$547.23 million$548.35 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q116$0.83$0.84$537.49 million$510.19 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/17/2016Q415$0.87$0.97$513.79 million$500.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q315$0.80$0.90$479.18 million$469.07 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2015Q215$0.73$0.78$448.94 million$445.95 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q115$0.72$0.72$440.91 million$427.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/18/2015Q414$0.79$0.81$434.50 million$427.74 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2014Q314$0.82$0.84$413.14 million$457.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q214$0.77$0.85$404.57 million$412.84 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2014Q114$0.34$0.39$389.92 million$393.14 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/19/2014Q413$0.39$0.38$380.64 million$383.55 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2013Q313$0.43$0.45$382.08 million$379.84 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/7/2013Q2 2013$0.44$0.44$381.18 million$381.65 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/8/2013Q1 2013$0.38$0.38$378.50 million$377.03 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/21/2013Q4 2012$0.41$0.44$414.70 million$378.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2012Q312$0.42$0.42$413.08 million$411.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2012$0.40$0.41ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2012$0.30$0.31ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/21/2012$0.40$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2011$0.40$0.41ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2011$0.39$0.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2011$0.34$0.35ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/17/2011$0.39$0.41ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Geo Group (NYSE:GEO)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.88 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.83 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Geo Group (NYSE:GEO)
Annual Dividend:$2.60
Dividend Yield:10.56%
Dividend Growth:84.40% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:139.79% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
90.28% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
91.87% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:3 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Geo Group (NYSE:GEO)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
7/20/2016quarterly$0.657.5%7/28/20168/1/20168/12/2016
4/20/2016quarterly$0.657.81%4/28/20165/2/20165/12/2016
2/4/2016quarterly$0.658.96%2/11/20162/16/20162/26/2016
11/5/2015quarterly$0.658.19%11/12/201511/16/201511/25/2015
8/4/2015quarterly$0.626.99%8/12/20158/14/20158/24/2015
4/30/2015quarterly$0.626.4%5/7/20155/11/20155/21/2015
2/6/2015quarterly$0.625.84%2/12/20152/17/20152/27/2015
11/6/2014quarterly$0.625.99%11/13/201411/17/201411/26/2014
8/6/2014quarterly$0.578/14/20148/18/20148/29/2014
4/29/2014quarterly$0.576.83%5/13/20145/15/20145/27/2014
2/19/2014quarterly$0.577%2/27/20143/3/20143/14/2014
11/4/2013quarterly$0.556.29%11/12/201311/14/201311/26/2013
8/7/2013quarterly$0.505.69%8/15/20138/19/20138/29/2013
5/8/2013quarterly$0.505.18%5/16/20135/20/20136/3/2013
1/22/2013quarterly$0.506.16%2/13/20132/15/20133/1/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Geo Group (NYSE:GEO)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.20%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 88.16%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/1/2016Ann M SchlarbSVPBuy1,500$19.51$29,265.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2016Richard H. GlantonDirectorSell625$32.42$20,262.50View SEC Filing  
5/9/2016Richard H GlantonDirectorSell1,440$33.12$47,692.80View SEC Filing  
5/3/2016George C ZoleyCEOSell9,297$32.32$300,479.04View SEC Filing  
5/2/2016J David DonahueSVPSell2,750$32.00$88,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/22/2016David J. VenturellaSVPBuy100$27.63$2,763.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2015Christopher C. WheelerDirectorSell2,500$28.23$70,575.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2015Anne N. ForemanDirectorSell9,817$29.12$285,871.04View SEC Filing  
8/12/2015Thomas M WierdsmaSVPSell7,499$33.91$254,291.09View SEC Filing  
6/8/2015Norman A CarlsonDirectorSell12,138$36.43$442,187.34View SEC Filing  
3/3/2015Christopher C WheelerDirectorSell1,850$43.54$80,549.00View SEC Filing  
3/2/2015Stephen V FullerSVPSell5,000$44.00$220,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/12/2014Anne N ForemanDirectorSell7,765$36.96$286,994.40View SEC Filing  
8/20/2014Jorge A DominicisSVPSell5,578$37.33$208,226.74View SEC Filing  
5/23/2014John HurleyInsiderSell11,140$34.18$380,765.20View SEC Filing  
5/20/2014George ZoleyCEOBuy11,600$33.07$383,612.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2014Jorge DominicisSVPSell11,560$33.66$389,109.60View SEC Filing  
5/5/2014Christopher WheelerDirectorSell3,000$34.01$102,030.00View SEC Filing  
5/2/2014George ZoleyCEOBuy46,901$33.79$1,584,784.79View SEC Filing  
9/12/2013John HurleyInsiderSell19,679$32.55$640,551.45View SEC Filing  
9/10/2013Anne N ForemanDirectorSell9,363$32.05$300,084.15View SEC Filing  
8/20/2013Jorge DominicisSVPSell3,222$33.00$106,326.00View SEC Filing  
8/19/2013Norman CarlsonDirectorSell1,000$32.36$32,360.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2013Brian EvansCFOSell3,222$33.11$106,680.42View SEC Filing  
8/15/2013George ZoleyCEOSell16,110$33.34$537,107.40View SEC Filing  
8/15/2013Richard GlantonDirectorSell1,440$32.80$47,232.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2013Thomas WierdsmaSVPSell2,036$33.11$67,411.96View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Geo Group (NYSE:GEO)
DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoIMPORTANT EQUITY ALERT: Lundin Law PC Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against The GEO Group, Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses In Excess of $100,000 to Contact the Firm (NYSE:GEO)
finance.yahoo.com - September 24 at 4:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGEO INVESTOR ALERT: The Law Offices of Vincent Wong Reminds Investors of a Class Action Involving The GEO Group, Inc. and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of October 24, 2016 (NYSE:GEO)
finance.yahoo.com - September 21 at 5:41 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoINVESTOR ALERT: Khang & Khang LLP Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against The GEO Group, Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses In Excess of $100,000 to Contact the Firm (NYSE:GEO)
finance.yahoo.com - September 21 at 5:41 PM
mysmartrend.com logoGeo Group Has Returned 27.7% Since SmarTrend Recommendation (GEO) (NYSE:GEO)
www.mysmartrend.com - September 21 at 9:25 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, LLP Reminds The GEO Group, Inc. Shareholders of Important Deadline in Class Action Lawsuit (NYSE:GEO)
finance.yahoo.com - September 21 at 9:25 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoIMPORTANT SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Khang & Khang LLP Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against The GEO Group, Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses In Excess of $100,000 to Contact the Firm (NYSE:GEO)
finance.yahoo.com - September 21 at 9:25 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brower Piven Encourages Investors Who Have Losses In Excess Of $100,000 From Investment In The GEO Group, Inc. To Contact Brower Piven Before The Lead Plaintiff Deadline In Class Action Lawsuit – GEO (NYSE:GEO)
finance.yahoo.com - September 21 at 9:25 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoIMPORTANT INVESTOR ALERT: Lundin Law PC Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against The GEO Group, Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses In Excess of $100,000 to Contact the Firm (NYSE:GEO)
finance.yahoo.com - September 21 at 9:25 AM
4-traders.com logoGEO : Georgia Congressional Delegation Calls on Department of Justice to Protect Nearly 500 Jobs in Georgia (NYSE:GEO)
www.4-traders.com - September 20 at 10:20 AM
forbes.com logoCostly, Inefficient and Unaccountable: The Case for Outlawing For-Profit Prisons (NYSE:GEO)
www.forbes.com - September 20 at 10:20 AM
News IconThe GEO Group (GEO) in Focus: Stock Adds 5.1% in Session - Yahoo News (NYSE:GEO)
www.yahoo.com - September 19 at 5:19 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Reminds Investors of Class Action Against GEO Group (GEO) & Lead Plaintiff Deadline: October 24, 2016 (NYSE:GEO)
finance.yahoo.com - September 19 at 5:19 PM
thestreet.com logoDonald Trump Stock Portfolio Dips as Poll Numbers Strengthen (NYSE:GEO)
www.thestreet.com - September 19 at 5:19 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIMPORTANT SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Lundin Law PC Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against The GEO Group, Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses In Excess of $100,000 to Contact the Firm (NYSE:GEO)
finance.yahoo.com - September 19 at 5:19 PM
zacks.com logoThe GEO Group (GEO) in Focus: Stock Adds 5.1% in Session (NYSE:GEO)
www.zacks.com - September 19 at 9:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Reminds Shareholders with Losses on their Investment in The GEO Group, Inc. of Class Action Lawsuit and Upcoming Deadline - GEO (NYSE:GEO)
finance.yahoo.com - September 17 at 9:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoIMPORTANT EQUITY ALERT: Khang & Khang LLP Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against The GEO Group, Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses In Excess of $100,000 to Contact the Firm (NYSE:GEO)
finance.yahoo.com - September 17 at 9:51 AM
News IconGeo Group Inc (The) (NYSE:GEO) in Traders Focus - Newburg Press (NYSE:GEO)
newburghpress.com - September 16 at 5:02 PM
bloomberg.com logoGeo Group Surges After Report That U.S. Crime Bill Is Dead - Bloomberg (NYSE:GEO)
www.bloomberg.com - September 16 at 5:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoINVESTOR ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Shareholders of The GEO Group, Inc. of a Class Action Lawsuit and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of October 24, 2016 – GEO (NYSE:GEO)
finance.yahoo.com - September 16 at 5:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGeo Group Surges Following Report That U.S. Crime Bill Is Dead (NYSE:GEO)
finance.yahoo.com - September 16 at 5:02 PM
bloomberg.com logoGeo Group Surges After Report That U.S. Crime Bill Is Dead (NYSE:GEO)
www.bloomberg.com - September 16 at 5:02 PM
thestreet.com logoGEO Stock Closed Higher as U.S. Crime Bill Expected to Fail (NYSE:GEO)
www.thestreet.com - September 16 at 5:02 PM
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www.hotstockspoint.com - September 15 at 5:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoINVESTOR ALERT: Lundin Law PC Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against The GEO Group, Inc. and Encourages Investors with Losses In Excess of $100,000 to Contact the Firm (NYSE:GEO)
finance.yahoo.com - September 15 at 5:33 PM
4-traders.com logoKhang & Khang LLP Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against The GEO Group, Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm (NYSE:GEO)
www.4-traders.com - September 14 at 9:27 AM
mysmartrend.com logoGeo Group Down 33.2% Since SmarTrend Downtrend Call (GEO) (NYSE:GEO)
www.mysmartrend.com - September 14 at 9:27 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoImportant Deadline Reminder For The Geo Group, Inc. Shareholders (NYSE:GEO)
finance.yahoo.com - September 14 at 9:27 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoIMPORTANT INVESTOR ALERT: Khang & Khang LLP Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against The GEO Group, Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm (NYSE:GEO)
finance.yahoo.com - September 14 at 9:27 AM
News IconLawsuit for Investors in shares of The GEO Group Inc announced by Shareholders Foundation - EconoTimes (NYSE:GEO)
www.econotimes.com - September 12 at 4:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Notifies Shareholders of The GEO Group, Inc. of a Class Action Lawsuit and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of October 24, 2016 - GEO (NYSE:GEO)
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 4:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLawsuit for Investors in shares of The GEO Group Inc announced by Shareholders Foundation (NYSE:GEO)
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 4:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Lundin Law PC Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against The GEO Group, Inc. and Encourages Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm (NYSE:GEO)
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 4:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Khang & Khang LLP Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against The GEO Group, Inc. and Encourages Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm (NYSE:GEO)
finance.yahoo.com - September 11 at 9:36 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Reminds Shareholders with Losses on their Investment in The GEO … (NYSE:GEO)
finance.yahoo.com - September 10 at 4:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Reminds Shareholders with Losses on their Investment in The GEO Group, Inc. of Class Action Lawsuit and Upcoming Deadline – GEO (NYSE:GEO)
finance.yahoo.com - September 10 at 9:44 AM
forbes.com logoGeo Group Named Top Dividend Stock With Insider Buying and 12.09% Yield (GEO) (NYSE:GEO)
www.forbes.com - September 8 at 3:17 PM
globenewswire.com logoKessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, LLP Announces Shareholder Lawsuit Filed Against the GEO Group, Inc. - GlobeNewswire (press release) (NYSE:GEO)
globenewswire.com - September 7 at 5:22 PM
prnewswire.com logoINVESTOR ALERT: Rosen Law Firm Reminds The GEO Group, Inc. Investors of Important Deadline in Class Action - GEO - PR Newswire (press release) (NYSE:GEO)
www.prnewswire.com - September 7 at 5:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoINVESTOR ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Notifies Shareholders of The GEO Group, Inc. of Commencement of a Class Action Lawsuit and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of October 24, 2016 -- GEO (NYSE:GEO)
finance.yahoo.com - September 7 at 5:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoINVESTOR ALERT: Rosen Law Firm Reminds The GEO Group, Inc. Investors of Important Deadline in Class Action - GEO (NYSE:GEO)
finance.yahoo.com - September 7 at 5:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoINVESTOR ALERT: Lundin Law PC Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against The GEO Group, Inc. and Encourages Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm (NYSE:GEO)
finance.yahoo.com - September 7 at 5:22 PM
businesswire.com logoINVESTOR ALERT: Brower Piven Encourages Shareholders Who Have Losses In Excess Of $100,000 From Investment In The GEO Group, Inc. To Contact Brower Piven Before The Lead ... (NYSE:GEO)
www.businesswire.com - September 7 at 8:34 AM
businesswire.com logoRobbins Arroyo LLP: The Geo Group, Inc. (GEO) Misled Shareholders According to a Recently Filed Class Action - Business Wire (press release) (NYSE:GEO)
www.businesswire.com - September 6 at 5:12 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Reminds Investors of Class Action Against GEO Group (GEO) and Lead Plaintiff Deadline: October 24, 2016 (NYSE:GEO)
finance.yahoo.com - September 6 at 5:12 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoINVESTOR ALERT: Brower Piven Encourages Shareholders Who Have Losses In Excess Of $100,000 From Investment In The GEO Group, Inc. To Contact Brower Piven Before The Lead Plaintiff Deadline In Class Action Lawsuit (NYSE:GEO)
finance.yahoo.com - September 6 at 5:12 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoRobbins Arroyo LLP: The Geo Group, Inc. (GEO) Misled Shareholders According to a Recently Filed Class Action (NYSE:GEO)
finance.yahoo.com - September 6 at 5:12 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoINVESTOR ALERT: Khang & Khang LLP Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against The GEO Group, Inc. and Encourages Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm (NYSE:GEO)
finance.yahoo.com - September 6 at 5:12 PM
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stockznews.com - September 6 at 9:57 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, LLP Announces Shareholder Lawsuit Filed Against the GEO Group, Inc. (NYSE:GEO)
finance.yahoo.com - September 6 at 9:57 AM

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