G4S (GFS)

Sector:

Support

Index:

FTSE 100

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288.50p
   
  • Change Today:
    -2.80p
  • 52 Week High: 341.10
  • 52 Week Low: 246.20
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 1,545.19m
  • Volume: 2,922,284
  • Market Cap: £4,457.86m
  • RiskGrade: 104

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 (22-01-2018)

6 Month Chart

G4S Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 3.3% 3.3%
Div Cover 1.9 1.9
Op Mrgn 5.2% 5.2%
ROCE 21.5%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 16.4 16.0
PEG 0.9 5.0
Pr/Revenue 0.6 0.6
Pr/Book 5.2  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 10.6% -0.5%
PBT 279.5% 31.9%
EPS 18.2% 3.1%
DPS n/a 2.3%

G4S Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (£m) Pre-tax (£m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-12 7,228.00 158.00 17.70p 14.5 n/a -17% 8.96p 3.5%
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 14.88p 15.2 1.0 +15% 9.41p 4.2%
31-Dec-16 7,590.00 296.00 17.59p 13.4 0.7 +18% 9.41p 4.0%

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-17 7,554.04 390.35 18.14p 15.9 5.1 +3% 9.63p 3.3%
31-Dec-18 7,771.65 426.50 19.72p 14.6 1.7 +9% 10.07p 3.5%
31-Dec-19 8,134.51 468.23 21.53p 13.4 1.5 +9% 10.64p 3.7%

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G4S Company Announcements

G4S plc UK DK : Directorate change 08-Dec-2017 12:20 GlobeNewswire EU
G4S plc UK DK : G4S plc and G4S International Fi... 13-Nov-2017 14:43 GlobeNewswire EU
G4S plc UK DK :Trading Update 07-Nov-2017 07:00 GlobeNewswire EU

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 288.50p
Change Today -2.80p
% Change -0.96 %
52 Week High 341.10
52 Week Low 246.20
Volume 2,922,284
Shares Issued 1,545.19m
Market Cap £4,457.86m
RiskGrade 104

G4S Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
75.46% below the market average75.46% below the market average75.46% below the market average75.46% below the market average75.46% below the market average
62.69% below the sector average62.69% below the sector average62.69% below the sector average62.69% below the sector average62.69% below the sector average
Price Trend
6.33% above the market average6.33% above the market average6.33% above the market average6.33% above the market average6.33% above the market average
Sector averageSector averageSector averageSector averageSector average
Income
37.27% above the market average37.27% above the market average37.27% above the market average37.27% above the market average37.27% above the market average
11.36% above the sector average11.36% above the sector average11.36% above the sector average11.36% above the sector average11.36% above the sector average
Growth
64.21% above the market average64.21% above the market average64.21% above the market average64.21% above the market average64.21% above the market average
57.04% above the sector average57.04% above the sector average57.04% above the sector average57.04% above the sector average57.04% above the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 11
Buy 0
Neutral 4
Sell 0
Strong Sell 3
Total 18
buy
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G4S Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Interim Final
Ex-Div 31-Aug-17 27-Apr-17
Paid 13-Oct-17 09-Jun-17
Amount 3.59p 5.82p

Trades for 22-Jan-2018

Time Volume / Share Price
16:53 2,030 @ 288.26p
16:53 2,100 @ 288.30p
16:52 2,339 @ 289.63p
16:52 100 @ 288.98p
16:52 238 @ 289.60p

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