Compass Group PLC (LON:CPG) Insider Arlene Isaacs-Lowe Purchases 2,500 Shares

Compass Group PLC (LON:CPGGet Rating) insider Arlene Isaacs-Lowe bought 2,500 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, September 13th. The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 1,935 ($23.38) per share, for a total transaction of £48,375 ($58,452.15).

Compass Group Stock Down 1.1 %

LON:CPG opened at GBX 1,907 ($23.04) on Thursday. The company has a quick ratio of 0.81, a current ratio of 0.89 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 74.81. The stock’s fifty day moving average is GBX 1,886.60 and its two-hundred day moving average is GBX 1,758.86. Compass Group PLC has a 52 week low of GBX 1,435 ($17.34) and a 52 week high of GBX 1,970.50 ($23.81). The stock has a market capitalization of £33.68 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 4,767.50.

Wall Street Analyst Weigh In

A number of research analysts recently commented on the company. Barclays reiterated an “overweight” rating and issued a GBX 2,000 ($24.17) price objective on shares of Compass Group in a report on Wednesday, July 27th. Royal Bank of Canada upped their price objective on Compass Group from GBX 1,340 ($16.19) to GBX 1,500 ($18.12) and gave the company an “underperform” rating in a report on Wednesday, May 25th. Berenberg Bank upped their price objective on Compass Group from GBX 2,050 ($24.77) to GBX 2,100 ($25.37) and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Monday, August 1st. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft upped their price objective on Compass Group from GBX 1,825 ($22.05) to GBX 1,940 ($23.44) and gave the company a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 27th. Finally, Shore Capital reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Compass Group in a report on Monday, May 23rd. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the stock. Based on data from MarketBeat, Compass Group has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 1,827.50 ($22.08).

Compass Group Company Profile

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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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