Johnson Service Group plc (LON:JSG) passed below its two hundred day moving average during trading on Thursday . The stock has a two hundred day moving average of $154.45 and traded as low as $174.00. Johnson Service Group shares last traded at $174.00, with a volume of 243,031 shares changing hands.

A number of analysts have issued reports on the company. HSBC boosted their target price on Johnson Service Group from GBX 148 ($1.93) to GBX 180 ($2.35) and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, July 5th. Royal Bank of Canada boosted their target price on Johnson Service Group from GBX 180 ($2.35) to GBX 190 ($2.48) and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a research report on Tuesday, July 16th. Finally, Barclays boosted their target price on Johnson Service Group from GBX 205 ($2.68) to GBX 210 ($2.74) and gave the company an “overweight” rating in a research report on Wednesday, September 4th.

The company has a market cap of $643.35 million and a PE ratio of 23.51. The company has a quick ratio of 0.72, a current ratio of 0.74 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 74.23. The business has a 50-day simple moving average of GBX 170.41 and a 200-day simple moving average of GBX 154.45.

The company also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, November 1st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, October 3rd will be given a GBX 1.15 ($0.02) dividend. This represents a yield of 0.69%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 3rd. Johnson Service Group’s payout ratio is 0.41%.

Johnson Service Group Company Profile (LON:JSG)

Johnson Service Group PLC, together with its subsidiaries, provides textile rental and related services in the United Kingdom. The company supplies workwear garments and protective wear under the Apparelmaster brand, as well as provides laundering services. It also offers linen services to the hotel, restaurant, and catering markets through the Stalbridge, South West Laundry, London Linen, Bourne, Afonwen, and PLS brands.

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