Compass Group (LON:CPG)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by equities research analysts at N+1 Singer in a research report issued on Tuesday.

Other analysts have also issued research reports about the company. Kepler Capital Markets reiterated a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 1,622 ($21.83) price target on shares of Compass Group in a report on Friday, September 22nd. Panmure Gordon reiterated a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 1,560 ($21.00) price target on shares of Compass Group in a report on Tuesday, November 21st. Liberum Capital reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 1,850 ($24.90) price target on shares of Compass Group in a report on Tuesday, November 21st. Beaufort Securities lowered Compass Group to a “hold” rating and lowered their price target for the company from GBX 1,700 ($22.88) to GBX 1,650 ($22.21) in a report on Wednesday, November 22nd. Finally, Berenberg Bank reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 1,800 ($24.23) price target on shares of Compass Group in a report on Wednesday, November 22nd. Ten analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and nine have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 1,683.56 ($22.66).

Compass Group (LON:CPG) opened at GBX 1,561 ($21.01) on Tuesday. Compass Group has a 52 week low of GBX 1,370 ($18.44) and a 52 week high of GBX 1,698 ($22.85).

Compass Group (LON:CPG) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November 21st. The company reported GBX 72.30 ($0.97) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of GBX 71.90 ($0.97) by GBX 0.40 ($0.01). The firm had revenue of GBX 2,256.80 billion during the quarter. Compass Group had a return on equity of 46.40% and a net margin of 5.42%.

In related news, insider Mark White sold 17,386 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, November 23rd. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 1,520 ($20.46), for a total value of £264,267.20 ($355,675.91).

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Compass Group Company Profile

Compass Group PLC provides food and support services. The Company’s segments include North America, Europe, Rest of World and Central activities. The Europe segment includes Turkey and Russia. The Rest of World segment includes Japan. The Company delivers services in sectors, including business and industry; healthcare and seniors; education; defense, offshore and remote, and sports and leisure.

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