Compass Group PLC (LON:CPG) Receives Average Recommendation of “Buy” from Analysts

Shares of Compass Group PLC (LON:CPGGet Rating) have been given an average rating of “Buy” by the ten brokerages that are presently covering the firm, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 1 year price target among brokers that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 1,721.67 ($22.40).

Several equities research analysts recently issued reports on CPG shares. Shore Capital reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Compass Group in a research note on Thursday, February 3rd. Berenberg Bank restated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 2,000 ($26.02) price objective on shares of Compass Group in a research report on Friday, February 4th. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft restated a “hold” rating and set a GBX 1,720 ($22.38) price objective on shares of Compass Group in a research report on Friday, February 4th. Morgan Stanley restated an “overweight” rating on shares of Compass Group in a research report on Friday, March 25th. Finally, Barclays restated an “overweight” rating and set a GBX 2,000 ($26.02) price objective on shares of Compass Group in a research report on Friday, March 4th.

Shares of CPG stock opened at GBX 1,736.50 ($22.59) on Friday. The company has a current ratio of 0.95, a quick ratio of 0.86 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 91.10. The stock has a market cap of £30.98 billion and a P/E ratio of 86.88. The stock has a 50 day simple moving average of GBX 1,671.45 and a 200 day simple moving average of GBX 1,622.99. Compass Group has a 1 year low of GBX 1,395.50 ($18.16) and a 1 year high of GBX 1,823 ($23.72).

About Compass Group (Get Rating)

Compass Group PLC operates as a food and support services company in North America, Europe, and internationally. The company offers support services, such as cleaning in hospitals; reception services at corporate headquarters; managing remote camps; grounds and facilities services at schools and universities; and others.

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