Compass Group (LON:CPG) Given Overweight Rating at Morgan Stanley

Compass Group (LON:CPGGet Rating)‘s stock had its “overweight” rating restated by research analysts at Morgan Stanley in a report released on Wednesday, Digital Look reports.

A number of other equities research analysts have also weighed in on the company. Barclays reissued an “overweight” rating and issued a GBX 2,000 ($24.66) target price on shares of Compass Group in a research note on Thursday, May 5th. Shore Capital reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Compass Group in a research note on Wednesday. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 1,720 ($21.21) target price on shares of Compass Group in a research note on Friday, February 4th. Berenberg Bank reissued a “buy” rating and set a GBX 2,000 ($24.66) price target on shares of Compass Group in a research report on Friday, February 4th. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated a “neutral” rating on shares of Compass Group in a research report on Monday, March 14th. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. According to MarketBeat.com, the company currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of GBX 1,675.56 ($20.66).

Compass Group stock opened at GBX 1,678.50 ($20.69) on Wednesday. The firm has a fifty day simple moving average of GBX 1,659.49 and a two-hundred day simple moving average of GBX 1,637.75. The company has a quick ratio of 0.86, a current ratio of 0.95 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 91.10. Compass Group has a twelve month low of GBX 1,395.50 ($17.21) and a twelve month high of GBX 1,823 ($22.48). The company has a market capitalization of £29.95 billion and a PE ratio of 84.08.

Compass Group Company Profile (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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