Hays (HAS)

Sector:

Support

Index:

FTSE 250

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206.80p
   
  • Change Today:
    -1.20p
  • 52 Week High: 208.60
  • 52 Week Low: 164.30
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 1,451.34m
  • Volume: 1,805,961
  • Market Cap: 3,001.37m
  • RiskGrade: 150

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 1.5% 4.0%
Div Cover 3.0 1.3
Op Mrgn 4.2% 4.2%
ROCE 60.2%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 21.5 18.7
PEG 1.5 1.2
Pr/Revenue 0.6 0.5
Pr/Book 5.1  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 20.1% 11.0%
PBT 18.3% 15.8%
EPS 13.9% 15.0%
DPS 11.0% 159.2%

Hays Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
30-Jun-13 3,696.90 118.50 5.14p 17.3 n/a -6% 2.50p 2.8%
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%

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-18 5,639.14 236.96 11.11p 18.7 1.2 +15% 8.35p 4.0%
30-Jun-19 6,001.88 258.60 12.18p 17.1 1.8 +10% 9.68p 4.7%

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Hays Company Announcements

Final Quarter Results 13-Jul-2018 07:00 RNS
Notice of Final Quarter Results 04-Jul-2018 09:57 RNS
Total Voting Rights 02-Jul-2018 10:01 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 206.80p
Change Today -1.20p
% Change -0.58 %
52 Week High 208.60
52 Week Low 164.30
Volume 1,805,961
Shares Issued 1,451.34m
Market Cap 3,001.37m
RiskGrade 150

Hays Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
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Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
70.09% below the market average70.09% below the market average70.09% below the market average70.09% below the market average70.09% below the market average
56.39% below the sector average56.39% below the sector average56.39% below the sector average56.39% below the sector average56.39% below the sector average
Price Trend
73.38% above the market average73.38% above the market average73.38% above the market average73.38% above the market average73.38% above the market average
46.48% above the sector average46.48% above the sector average46.48% above the sector average46.48% above the sector average46.48% above the sector average
Income
45.73% above the market average45.73% above the market average45.73% above the market average45.73% above the market average45.73% above the market average
43.82% above the sector average43.82% above the sector average43.82% above the sector average43.82% above the sector average43.82% above the sector average
Growth
39.04% above the market average39.04% above the market average39.04% above the market average39.04% above the market average39.04% above the market average
41.79% above the sector average41.79% above the sector average41.79% above the sector average41.79% above the sector average41.79% above the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 2
Buy 0
Neutral 8
Sell 0
Strong Sell 2
Total 12
neutral
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Hays Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Interim Final
Ex-Div 01-Mar-18 05-Oct-17
Paid 12-Apr-18 17-Nov-17
Amount 1.06p 2.26p

Trades for 17-Jul-2018

Time Volume / Share Price
14:30 209 @ 206.80p
14:30 1,800 @ 206.80p
14:30 48 @ 206.80p
14:30 14 @ 206.80p
14:30 301 @ 206.80p

Hays Key Personnel

CEO Alistair R Cox

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