The GEO Group Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.01 (+0.14 %)
(As of 07/30/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume1.69 million shs
Average Volume2.34 million shs
Market Capitalization$846.94 million
P/E Ratio6.07
Dividend YieldN/A
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About The GEO Group

The GEO Group (NYSE: GEO) is the first fully integrated equity real estate investment trust specializing in the design, financing, development, and operation of secure facilities, processing centers, and community reentry centers in the United States, Australia, South Africa, and the United Kingdom. GEO is a leading provider of enhanced in-custody rehabilitation, post-release support, electronic monitoring, and community-based programs. GEO's worldwide operations include the ownership and/or management of 123 facilities totaling approximately 93,000 beds, including projects under development, with a workforce of approximately 23,000 professionals.


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Overall MarketRank

2.59 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

93rd out of 791 stocks

Real Estate Investment Trusts Industry

16th out of 125 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 4.9Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 3.1 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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The GEO Group (NYSE:GEO) Frequently Asked Questions

Is The GEO Group a buy right now?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for The GEO Group in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" The GEO Group stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than The GEO Group?

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Are investors shorting The GEO Group?

The GEO Group saw a drop in short interest during the month of June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totaling 33,620,000 shares, a drop of 19.4% from the May 31st total of 41,730,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 7,990,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 4.2 days. Approximately 28.9% of the company's stock are sold short.
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When is The GEO Group's next earnings date?

The GEO Group is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 4th 2021.
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How were The GEO Group's earnings last quarter?

The GEO Group, Inc. (NYSE:GEO) posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, May, 10th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.28 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.19 by $0.09. The GEO Group had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 17.30% and a net margin of 5.96%. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.34 earnings per share.
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How has The GEO Group's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

The GEO Group's stock was trading at $13.31 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, GEO stock has decreased by 48.0% and is now trading at $6.92.
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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 Friday, January 15th. Shareholders of record on Monday, January 25th will be given a dividend of $0.25 per share on Monday, February 1st. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 14.45%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, January 22nd.
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What guidance has The GEO Group issued on next quarter's earnings?

The GEO Group issued an update on its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Tuesday, June, 8th. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.230-2.310 for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $2.23 billion-2.25 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.27 billion.

What price target have analysts set for GEO?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price targets for The GEO Group's shares. Their forecasts range from $7.00 to $15.00. On average, they anticipate The GEO Group's share price to reach $11.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 59.0% from the stock's current price.
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Who are The GEO Group's key executives?

The GEO Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Dr. George C. Zoley Ph.D., Founder, Chairman & CEO (Age 71, Pay $2.98M)
  • Mr. Brian R. Evans, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 53, Pay $1.14M)
  • Mr. David J. Venturella, Sr. VP of Client Relations (Age 54, Pay $737.38k)
  • Dr. Ann M. Schlarb Ph.D., Sr. VP & Pres of GEO Care (Age 56, Pay $799.63k)
  • Mr. Blake R. Davis, Consultant (Age 54, Pay $1.01M)
  • Mr. J. David Donahue, Consultant (Age 61, Pay $569.12k)
  • Mr. Ronald A. Brack, Exec. VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Controller (Age 59)
  • Jose Rosario, Exec. VP, Chief Information Officer & Chief Information Security Officer
  • Mr. Pablo E. Paez, Exec. VP of Corp. Relations (Age 39)
  • Mr. Joe Negron, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 59)

What is George C. Zoley's approval rating as The GEO Group's CEO?

214 employees have rated The GEO Group CEO George C. Zoley on Glassdoor.com. George C. Zoley has an approval rating of 63% among The GEO Group's employees. This puts George C. Zoley in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

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What other stocks do shareholders of The GEO Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other The GEO Group investors own include AT&T (T), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Energy Transfer (ET), CoreCivic (CXW), Iron Mountain (IRM), Altria Group (MO), AGNC Investment (AGNC), Annaly Capital Management (NLY), Verizon Communications (VZ) and AbbVie (ABBV).

What is The GEO Group's stock symbol?

The GEO Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GEO."

Who are The GEO Group's major shareholders?

The GEO Group's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.11%), Hodges Capital Management Inc. (0.09%), Cutler Group LP (0.00%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (0.03%), Versor Investments LP (0.02%) and Eidelman Virant Capital (0.01%). Company insiders that own The GEO Group stock include Anne N Foreman, Brian Evans, David J Venturella, George C Zoley and Richard H Glanton.
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Which major investors are selling The GEO Group stock?

GEO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alliancebernstein L.P., Hodges Capital Management Inc., and Eidelman Virant Capital. Company insiders that have sold The GEO Group company stock in the last year include Anne N Foreman, and Richard H Glanton.
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Which major investors are buying The GEO Group stock?

GEO stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cutler Group LP, Versor Investments LP, Tuttle Tactical Management, and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have bought The GEO Group stock in the last two years include Brian Evans, David J Venturella, and George C Zoley.
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How do I buy shares of The GEO Group?

Shares of GEO can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is The GEO Group's stock price today?

One share of GEO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $6.92.

How much money does The GEO Group make?

The GEO Group has a market capitalization of $846.94 million and generates $2.35 billion in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $113.03 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.51 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does The GEO Group have?

The GEO Group employs 20,000 workers across the globe.

What is The GEO Group's official website?

The official website for The GEO Group is www.geogroup.com.

Where are The GEO Group's headquarters?

The GEO Group is headquartered at 4955 TECHNOLOGY WAY, BOCA RATON FL, 33431.

How can I contact The GEO Group?

The GEO Group's mailing address is 4955 TECHNOLOGY WAY, BOCA RATON FL, 33431. The real estate investment trust can be reached via phone at 561-893-0101 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 7/31/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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