Were Analysts Bullish G4S plc (LON:GFS) This Week?

October 13, 2018 - By Michael Collier

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G4S plc (LON:GFS) Ratings Coverage

Among 8 analysts covering G4S PLC (LON:GFS), 6 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 75% are positive. G4S PLC had 11 analyst reports since April 27, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Buy” rating by Kepler Cheuvreux on Monday, May 21. UBS maintained G4S plc (LON:GFS) on Wednesday, July 4 with “Buy” rating. Barclays Capital maintained G4S plc (LON:GFS) on Friday, May 18 with “Equal Weight” rating. The stock of G4S plc (LON:GFS) earned “Overweight” rating by JP Morgan on Thursday, May 10. The rating was maintained by Credit Suisse on Wednesday, May 23 with “Outperform”. As per Monday, August 6, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. As per Friday, April 27, the company rating was maintained by BNP Paribas. The firm earned “Top Pick” rating on Thursday, August 16 by RBC Capital Markets. The firm has “Buy” rating by UBS given on Tuesday, August 21. The firm has “Top Pick” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Monday, July 9. Below is a list of G4S plc (LON:GFS) latest ratings and price target changes.

03/09/2018 Broker: UBS Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 305.00 New Target: GBX 300.00 Maintain
21/08/2018 Broker: UBS Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 305.00 New Target: GBX 305.00 Maintain
16/08/2018 Broker: RBC Capital Markets Rating: Top Pick Old Target: GBX 370.00 New Target: GBX 340.00 Maintain
06/08/2018 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 315.00 Maintain
09/07/2018 Broker: RBC Capital Markets Rating: Top Pick Upgrade
04/07/2018 Broker: UBS Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 305.00 Maintain
23/05/2018 Broker: Credit Suisse Rating: Outperform Old Target: GBX 330.00 New Target: GBX 330.00 Maintain
21/05/2018 Broker: Kepler Cheuvreux Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 310.00 Maintain
18/05/2018 Broker: Barclays Capital Rating: Equal Weight Old Target: GBX 290.00 Maintain
10/05/2018 Broker: JP Morgan Rating: Overweight Old Target: GBX 345.00 Maintain

It closed at GBX 217 lastly. It is down 0.00% since October 13, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 15.62% the S&P500.

G4S plc, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the provision of security and related services in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Africa, Asia, the Middle East, Latin America, Europe, and North America. The company has market cap of 3.36 billion GBP. The firm offers integrated solutions, including analytics and intelligence, technology and software, consulting and risk management, monitoring and response, and manned and mobile security, as well as design, built, and integration systems. It has a 17.93 P/E ratio. In addition, the firm offers cash solutions, such as outsourcing cash management services; consultancy services to central banks and commercial banks on overall cash management strategy and cash cycle efficiency; managing ATMs; cash management services; and secure transportation of cash.

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