G4S (GFS)

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Support

Index:

FTSE 250

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185.60p
   
  • Change Today:
    -10.20p
  • 52 Week High: 291.30
  • 52 Week Low: 175.85
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 1,545.19m
  • Volume: 4,175,709
  • Market Cap: £2,867.87m
  • RiskGrade: 240
  • Beta: 1.05

G4S Overview

Group 4 Securicor was formed in July 2004 when top international security firms Securicor and Group 4 merged. The combined company is now the world's number one security firm, operating in more than 100 countries around the world with over 340,000 employees. It operates in three key sectors: Security Services, Security Systems and Cash Services.

1 Day Chart (14-12-2018)

1 Day Chart

6 Month Chart

6 Month Chart

G4S Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 5.2% 5.5%
Div Cover 1.8 1.7
Op Mrgn 6.3% 4.9%
ROCE 42.5%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 10.4 10.7
PEG 1.8 n/a
Pr/Revenue 0.4 0.4
Pr/Book 3.4  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 3.1% -3.9%
PBT 30.4% -4.8%
EPS 5.9% -3.1%
DPS 3.1% 2.9%

G4S Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (£m) Pre-tax (£m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-13 7,061.00 (190.00) 13.80p 19.0 n/a -22% 8.96p 3.4%
31-Dec-14 6,889.00 128.00 12.90p 21.5 n/a -6% 9.24p 3.3%
31-Dec-15 6,863.00 78.00 0.50p 451.0 n/a -96% 9.41p 4.2%
31-Dec-16 7,590.00 296.00 16.90p 13.9 0.0 +3,280% 9.41p 4.0%
31-Dec-17 7,828.00 386.00 17.90p 14.9 2.5 +6% 9.70p 3.6%

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

G4S Forecasts

Year Ending Revenue (£m) Pre-tax (£m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-18 7,521.77 367.50 17.34p 10.7 n/a -3% 9.98p 5.5%
31-Dec-19 7,846.89 406.60 19.20p 9.7 0.9 +11% 10.29p 5.6%

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G4S Company Announcements

G4S plc - Review of Separation Options for G4S C... 13-Dec-2018 07:00 GlobeNewswire NA
G4S plc: Notification of Major Shareholding 20-Nov-2018 11:26 GlobeNewswire NA
G4s plc: Notification of Major Shareholding 16-Nov-2018 14:30 GlobeNewswire NA

Latest G4S 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.

 

G4S Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 185.60p
Change Today -10.20p
% Change -5.21 %
52 Week High 291.30
52 Week Low 175.85
Volume 4,175,709
Shares Issued 1,545.19m
Market Cap £2,867.87m
Beta 1.05
RiskGrade 240

G4S Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
20.05% below the market average20.05% below the market average20.05% below the market average20.05% below the market average20.05% below the market average
8.8% below the sector average8.8% below the sector average8.8% below the sector average8.8% below the sector average8.8% below the sector average
Price Trend
63.72% below the market average63.72% below the market average63.72% below the market average63.72% below the market average63.72% below the market average
64.44% below the sector average64.44% below the sector average64.44% below the sector average64.44% below the sector average64.44% below the sector average
Income
72.63% above the market average72.63% above the market average72.63% above the market average72.63% above the market average72.63% above the market average
79.78% above the sector average79.78% above the sector average79.78% above the sector average79.78% above the sector average79.78% above the sector average
Growth
71.22% above the market average71.22% above the market average71.22% above the market average71.22% above the market average71.22% above the market average
63.49% above the sector average63.49% above the sector average63.49% above the sector average63.49% above the sector average63.49% above the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 7
Buy 0
Neutral 4
Sell 0
Strong Sell 0
Total 11
buy
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G4S Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Interim Final
Ex-Div 06-Sep-18 03-May-18
Paid 12-Oct-18 15-Jun-18
Amount 3.59p 6.11p

Trades for 14-Dec-2018

Time Volume / Share Price
16:35 70,700 @ 187.70p
16:35 70,700 @ 187.70p
16:35 70,700 @ 186.28p
16:35 70,700 @ 186.28p
16:35 1,831,228 @ 185.60p

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