Deutsche Bank Reiterates Hold Rating for G4S (LON:GFS)
G4S (LON:GFS)‘s stock had its “hold” rating restated by equities research analysts at Deutsche Bank in a research note issued to investors on Friday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports.
Other equities analysts have also issued research reports about the stock. Morgan Stanley set a $61.00 price target on shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, May 14th. HSBC set a €101.00 ($117.44) price target on shares of Grenke and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, April 25th. Jefferies Financial Group reaffirmed a “hold” rating on shares of COMPASS GRP PLC/S in a research note on Tuesday, April 9th. Finally, UBS Group reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $70.00 price objective on shares of Lumentum in a research note on Thursday, April 11th. Seven investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. G4S currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 223 ($2.91).
Shares of LON:GFS opened at GBX 195.95 ($2.56) on Friday. The business has a fifty day moving average of GBX 209.26. The company has a market cap of $3.04 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 36.97. G4S has a one year low of GBX 173.55 ($2.27) and a one year high of GBX 282.50 ($3.69). The company has a quick ratio of 1.09, a current ratio of 1.17 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 336.53.
G4S plc, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the provision of security and related services in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Africa, the Asia Pacific, the Middle East, India, Latin America, Europe, and North America. The company offers integrated solutions, including analytics and intelligence, technology and software, consulting and risk management, monitoring and response, and manned and mobile security, as well as systems design, built, and integration services.
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