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NYSE:GEOThe GEO Group Stock Price, Forecast & News

$12.38
-0.71 (-5.42 %)
(As of 05/28/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$12.31
Now: $12.38
$13.35
50-Day Range
$10.36
MA: $12.03
$15.13
52-Week Range
$9.95
Now: $12.38
$24.03
Volume1.76 million shs
Average Volume1.92 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.50 billion
P/E Ratio9.75
Dividend Yield14.67%
Beta1.11
The GEO Group, Inc. (NYSE: GEO) is the first fully integrated equity real estate investment trust specializing in the design, financing, development, and operation of correctional, detention, and community reentry facilities around the globe. GEO is the world's leading provider of diversified correctional, detention, community reentry, and electronic monitoring services to government agencies worldwide with operations in the United States, Australia, South Africa, and the United Kingdom. GEO's worldwide operations include the ownership and/or management of 135 facilities totaling approximately 96,000 beds, including projects under development, with a growing workforce of approximately 23,000 professionals.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.9Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 4.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.30 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Real estate investment trusts
Sub-IndustrySpecialized REITs
SectorFinance
CUSIP36159R10
Phone561-893-0101

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.48 billion
Cash Flow$2.57 per share
Book Value$7.89 per share

Profitability

Net Income$166.60 million

Miscellaneous

Employees22,000
Market Cap$1.50 billion
Next Earnings Date8/4/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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The GEO Group (NYSE:GEO) Frequently Asked Questions

How has The GEO Group's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (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 shares have decreased by 7.0% and is now trading at $12.38. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

When is The GEO Group's next earnings date?

The GEO Group is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 4th 2020. View our earnings forecast for The GEO Group.

How were The GEO Group's earnings last quarter?

The GEO Group Inc (NYSE:GEO) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February, 12th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.38 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.67 by $0.29. The real estate investment trust earned $621.71 million during the quarter. The GEO Group had a net margin of 6.11% and a return on equity of 17.43%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.31 earnings per share. View The GEO Group's earnings history.

How often does The GEO Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for The GEO Group?

The GEO Group announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, April 6th. Investors of record on Friday, April 17th will be given a dividend of $0.48 per share on Friday, April 24th. This represents a $1.92 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 15.51%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 16th. View The GEO Group's dividend history.

What guidance has The GEO Group issued on next quarter's earnings?

The GEO Group issued an update on its FY 2020 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Thursday, April, 30th. The company provided EPS guidance of 2.25-2.35 for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $2.38-2.38 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.58 billion.

Has The GEO Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about GEO stock have been trending very negative on Friday, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. The GEO Group earned a news sentiment score of -3.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. View the latest news aboutThe GEO Group.

Are investors shorting The GEO Group?

The GEO Group saw a increase in short interest during the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 2,510,000 shares, an increase of 9.6% from the April 30th total of 2,290,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,710,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.5 days. Currently, 2.1% of the shares of the company are sold short. View The GEO Group's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of The GEO Group's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of The GEO Group own?

Who are The GEO Group's key executives?

The GEO Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. George C. Zoley Ph.D., Founder, Chairman & CEO (Age 69)
  • Mr. Brian R. Evans, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 51)
  • Mr. J. David Donahue, Sr. VP and Pres of U.S. Corrections, Detention & International Operations (Age 59)
  • Dr. Ann M. Schlarb Ph.D., Sr. VP & Pres of GEO Care (Age 54)
  • Mr. Ronald A. Brack, Exec. VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Controller (Age 57)

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 many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (11.71%), Artemis Investment Management LLP (4.39%), Artemis Investment Management LLP (4.35%), State Street Corp (3.40%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.79%) and Russell Investments Group Ltd. (1.66%). Company insiders that own The GEO Group stock include Anne N Foreman, Brian Evans, Christopher C Wheeler, David J Venturella, George C Zoley, Richard H Glanton and Shayn P March. View institutional ownership trends for The GEO Group.

Which institutional investors are selling The GEO Group stock?

GEO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN, Morgan Stanley, Morgan Stanley, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Squarepoint Ops LLC, BlackRock Inc., Principal Financial Group Inc., and Mackay Shields LLC. Company insiders that have sold The GEO Group company stock in the last year include Anne N Foreman, Brian Evans, and Richard H Glanton. View insider buying and selling activity for The GEO Group.

Which institutional investors are buying The GEO Group stock?

GEO stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Deprince Race & Zollo Inc., State Street Corp, Artemis Investment Management LLP, Artemis Investment Management LLP, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Geode Capital Management LLC, Driehaus Capital Management LLC, and MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd. Company insiders that have bought The GEO Group stock in the last two years include Brian Evans, David J Venturella, and George C Zoley. View insider buying and selling activity for The GEO Group.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is The GEO Group's stock price today?

One share of GEO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $12.38.

How big of a company is The GEO Group?

The GEO Group has a market capitalization of $1.50 billion and generates $2.48 billion in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $166.60 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.75 on an earnings per share basis. The GEO Group employs 22,000 workers across the globe.

What is The GEO Group's official website?

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

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 5/29/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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