A report released today by JP Morgan Cazenove about G4S PLC(LON:GFS) keeps the target price at 281GBX

August 10, 2016

Finance News

In a report issued Thursday August 11 2016 JP Morgan Cazenove held steady the target price of G4S PLC (LON:GFS) at 281GBX

Previously on 8/11/2016, Jefferies International reported about G4S PLC(LON:GFS) of “Underperform” with a target price of 160GBX that suggested a downside of -0.23%.

Just yesterday G4S PLC (LON:GFS) traded 16.16% higher at 230.00GBX. The company’s 50-day moving average is 181.91GBX and its 200-day average is 190.88GBX. With the last stock price close up 19.03% from the 200-day moving average, compared with the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index which has raised 0.00% over the same period. Trade volume was was up over the average, with 18,816,948 shares of GFS changing hands over the typical 5,466,220 shares..

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With a market capitalization of 3.5B GBX, G4S PLC has a 52 week low of 145.00GBX and a one-year high of 269.90GBX with a PE ratio of 454.

A total of 17 brokers have released a ratings update on GFS. Two firms rate the company a strong buy, three firms rate the stock a buy, eight analyts rate the stock a hold, four analysts rate the stock to underperform, and finally one analystrate the stock as sell with a 12-month target of 226.32GBX

Brief Synopsis On G4S PLC (LON:GFS)

G4S Plc is a security company specializing in the provision of security and related services to customers. The Company’s segments include Africa, Asia Middle East, Latin America, Europe, North America, and UK & Ireland. It offers Secure solutions products, including manned security and facilities management services, and Cash solutions, mainly the provision of physical cash management services. Its secure solutions also include technology services, including the supply, installation and monitoring of alarm systems, and security and building systems technology; facilities management, and care and justice services. Its Cash solutions also include technology services comprising the provision of hardware and bundled software for the processing of cash receipts by customers. It provides services across sectors, including government, oil and gas, transport and logistics, ports and airports, leisure and tourism, financial institutions, mining, corporate and industrial, and and retail.

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