Hays (HAS)

Sector:

Support

Index:

FTSE 250

112.20p
   
  • Change Today:
    -8.20p
  • 52 Week High: 183.50p
  • 52 Week Low: 105.20p
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 1,467.20m
  • Volume: 3,085,419
  • Market Cap: 1,646.20m
  • RiskGrade: 306

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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 3.5% 8.1%
Div Cover 3.0 1.0
Op Mrgn 3.8% 3.1%
ROCE 51.8%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 9.4 13.4
PEG 2.2 n/a
Pr/Revenue 0.3 0.3
Pr/Book 2.3  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 5.5% -6.2%
PBT -3.1% -24.7%
EPS 4.2% -30.0%
DPS 4.2% 117.5%

Hays Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
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%
30-Jun-19 6,070.50 231.20 11.92p 13.2 3.3 +4% 3.97p 2.5%

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-20 5,694.70 174.20 8.35p 13.4 n/a -30% 8.64p 8.1%
30-Jun-21 5,694.99 183.17 8.83p 12.7 2.2 +6% 7.94p 7.4%

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Hays Company Announcements

Director/PDMR Shareholding 09-Mar-2020 10:12 RNS
Holding(s) in Company 04-Mar-2020 16:40 RNS
Total Voting Rights 02-Mar-2020 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 112.20p
Change Today -8.20p
% Change -6.81 %
52 Week High 183.50p
52 Week Low 105.20p
Volume 3,085,419
Shares Issued 1,467.20m
Market Cap 1,646.20m
RiskGrade 306

Hays Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
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Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
51.88% below the market average51.88% below the market average51.88% below the market average51.88% below the market average51.88% below the market average
37.04% below the sector average37.04% below the sector average37.04% below the sector average37.04% below the sector average37.04% below the sector average
Price Trend
12.59% below the market average12.59% below the market average12.59% below the market average12.59% below the market average12.59% below the market average
21.74% below the sector average21.74% below the sector average21.74% below the sector average21.74% below the sector average21.74% below the sector average
Income
62.78% above the market average62.78% above the market average62.78% above the market average62.78% above the market average62.78% above the market average
70.00% above the sector average70.00% above the sector average70.00% above the sector average70.00% above the sector average70.00% above the sector average
Growth
4.2% below the market average4.2% below the market average4.2% below the market average4.2% below the market average4.2% below the market average
15.09% below the sector average15.09% below the sector average15.09% below the sector average15.09% below the sector average15.09% below the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 1
Buy 0
Neutral 11
Sell 0
Strong Sell 1
Total 13
neutral
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Hays Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Interim Final
Ex-Div 05-Mar-20 03-Oct-19
Paid 09-Apr-20 15-Nov-19
Amount 1.11p 2.86p

Trades for 27-Mar-2020

Time Volume / Share Price
16:35 1,466,787 @ 112.20p
16:29 73 @ 112.80p
16:29 336 @ 112.80p
16:29 1,750 @ 112.80p
16:29 144 @ 112.80p

Hays Key Personnel

CEO Alistair R Cox
Chair Andy Martin

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