Hays (HAS)

Sector:

Support

Index:

FTSE 250

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150.40p
   
  • Change Today:
      1.90p
  • 52 Week High: 212.00
  • 52 Week Low: 135.70
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 1,457.15m
  • Volume: 2,016,074
  • Market Cap: 2,191.55m
  • RiskGrade: 123

Hays Overview

Hays has undergone a massive transformation from its previous incarnation as a multi business group. The company, which first came to the market in 1958 and again in 1989 after it was taken private in the 1970s, now concentrates on specialist recruitment.

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Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 2.6% 6.1%
Div Cover 3.0 1.3
Op Mrgn 4.2% 4.2%
ROCE 51.0%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 13.0 12.4
PEG 0.7 2.9
Pr/Revenue 0.4 0.4
Pr/Book 3.1  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 13.2% 5.2%
PBT 16.6% 5.9%
EPS 18.4% 4.4%
DPS 18.3% 138.9%

Hays Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
30-Jun-14 3,678.50 132.30 6.13p 23.8 1.3 +19% 2.63p 1.8%
30-Jun-15 3,842.80 156.10 7.44p 22.0 1.0 +21% 2.76p 1.7%
30-Jun-16 4,231.40 173.00 8.48p 11.5 0.8 +14% 2.90p 3.0%
30-Jun-17 5,081.00 204.60 9.66p 17.2 1.2 +14% 3.22p 1.9%
30-Jun-18 5,753.30 238.50 11.44p 16.3 0.9 +18% 3.81p 2.0%

a. Based on UK GAAP presentation of accounts - includes discontinued activities

Hays Forecasts

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
30-Jun-19 6,053.04 252.66 11.94p 12.4 2.8 +4% 9.10p 6.1%
30-Jun-20 6,398.21 272.95 12.91p 11.5 1.4 +8% 10.04p 6.7%

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Hays Company Announcements

Director Declaration 20-May-2019 08:30 RNS
Change of Registered Office 07-May-2019 10:00 RNS
Total Voting Rights 01-May-2019 10:00 RNS

Latest Hays Director Deals

No deals were found in the last 28 days.

Note 1: Prices and trades are provided by Digital Look Corporate Solutions and are delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Note 2: RiskGrade figures are provided by RiskMetrics.

Note 3: Above ratios are on a 'per annum' basis, adjusted for corporate actions and based on the fundamentals of the primary listed security.

Note 4: Under IFRS, all figures are based on 'Continuing' operations unless otherwise stated.

Note 5: In the case of dual listed securities, broker recommendations and forecasts relate to the primary listing.

Note 6: Forecast figures based on normalised accounts.

 

Hays Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 150.40p
Change Today 1.90p
% Change 1.28 %
52 Week High 212.00
52 Week Low 135.70
Volume 2,016,074
Shares Issued 1,457.15m
Market Cap 2,191.55m
RiskGrade 123

Hays Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
32.62% below the market average32.62% below the market average32.62% below the market average32.62% below the market average32.62% below the market average
8.06% below the sector average8.06% below the sector average8.06% below the sector average8.06% below the sector average8.06% below the sector average
Price Trend
38.8% below the market average38.8% below the market average38.8% below the market average38.8% below the market average38.8% below the market average
29.77% below the sector average29.77% below the sector average29.77% below the sector average29.77% below the sector average29.77% below the sector average
Income
75.46% above the market average75.46% above the market average75.46% above the market average75.46% above the market average75.46% above the market average
86.52% above the sector average86.52% above the sector average86.52% above the sector average86.52% above the sector average86.52% above the sector average
Growth
44.14% above the market average44.14% above the market average44.14% above the market average44.14% above the market average44.14% above the market average
50.41% above the sector average50.41% above the sector average50.41% above the sector average50.41% above the sector average50.41% above the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 5
Buy 0
Neutral 7
Sell 0
Strong Sell 0
Total 12
buy
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Hays Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Interim Final
Ex-Div 07-Mar-19 04-Oct-18
Paid 12-Apr-19 16-Nov-18
Amount 1.11p 2.75p

Trades for 24-May-2019

Time Volume / Share Price
14:20 845 @ 150.40p
14:20 1,000 @ 150.40p
14:20 1,259 @ 150.40p
14:18 1,019 @ 150.40p
14:18 1,137 @ 150.30p

Hays Key Personnel

CEO Alistair R Cox
Chair Andy Martin

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