G4S PLC (LON:GFS) Rating Reaffirmed
They currently have a GBX 250.00 price target on G4S PLC (LON:GFS). The target price by Exane BNP Paribas would suggest a potential upside of 10.38% from the company’s closing share price. This has been revealed to investors in recent note on Wednesday morning.
From a total of 17 analysts covering G4S PLC (LON:GFS) stock, 7 rate it a ”Buy”, 5 a “Sell”, and 6 a ”Hold”. This means that 39% of the ratings are positive. The highest target price is GBX 335 while the lowest target price is GBX 210. The mean of all analyst targets is GBX 267.24 with a 20.28% above today’s (GBX 216.1) stock price. G4S PLC was the topic of 28 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to the firm StockzIntelligence Inc. Nordea upgraded shares on November 27 to “Hold” rating. HSBC upgraded shares to “Hold” rating and GBX 215 target share price in a report from a September 25. JP Morgan maintained GFS stock in a recent report from November 20 with “Overweight” rating. BNP Paribas maintained the rating on September 17. BNP Paribas has a “Neutral” rating and a GBX 275 price target on shares. Finally, Jefferies maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in a report issued on an October 21.
Approximately 2.91M shares of stock traded hands. G4S plc (LON:GFS) has declined 23.24% since May 12, 2015 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 22.44% the S&P500.
G4S Plc is a United Kingdom-based security firm engaged in the provision of security products services and solutions. The company has a market cap of 3.45 billion GBP. The Firm provides services across sectors, including Government, private energy and utilities, gas and oil, transport and logistics, ports and airports, leisure and tourism, financial institutions, mining, corporates and industrials, and retail. It has 53 P/E ratio. The Firm has activities in six geographic regions: Africa, Asia Middle East, Latin America, Europe, North America and UK & Ireland.