Citigroup upgraded shares of G4S (LON:GFS) to a buy rating in a report published on Monday morning. The firm currently has GBX 350 ($4.75) price objective on the stock.

GFS has been the subject of a number of other reports. Royal Bank of Canada reiterated an outperform rating and issued a GBX 385 ($5.22) price target on shares of G4S in a research report on Thursday, December 21st. Jefferies Group upgraded shares of G4S to a buy rating and upped their price target for the stock from GBX 270 ($3.66) to GBX 330 ($4.48) in a research report on Wednesday, November 1st. HSBC dropped their target price on shares of G4S from GBX 245 ($3.32) to GBX 230 ($3.12) and set a reduce rating for the company in a research report on Friday, November 17th. Deutsche Bank dropped their target price on shares of G4S from GBX 330 ($4.48) to GBX 325 ($4.41) and set a buy rating for the company in a research report on Thursday, November 9th. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated an overweight rating and set a GBX 345 ($4.68) target price on shares of G4S in a research report on Wednesday, November 8th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has an average rating of Hold and an average target price of GBX 307 ($4.16).

G4S (LON:GFS) traded up GBX 3.20 ($0.04) on Monday, hitting GBX 291.20 ($3.95). 1,840,000 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 4,120,000. The company has a market capitalization of $4,520.00 and a price-to-earnings ratio of 1,617.78. G4S has a fifty-two week low of GBX 244.90 ($3.32) and a fifty-two week high of GBX 342.60 ($4.65).

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About G4S

G4S Plc is a security company specializing in the provision of security and related services to customers. The Company’s segments include Africa, Asia Middle East, Latin America, Europe, North America, and UK & Ireland. It offers Secure solutions products, including manned security and facilities management services, and Cash solutions, mainly the provision of physical cash management services.

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