COMPASS GRP PLC/S (OTCMKTS:CMPGY) was upgraded by research analysts at HSBC from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a note issued to investors on Monday, The Fly reports.
Other research analysts have also issued reports about the stock. Sanford C. Bernstein upgraded shares of COMPASS GRP PLC/S from an “underperform” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research note on Thursday, April 16th. Deutsche Bank upgraded shares of COMPASS GRP PLC/S from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 20th. Goldman Sachs Group restated a “buy” rating on shares of COMPASS GRP PLC/S in a research note on Monday, June 15th. Barclays restated an “equal weight” rating on shares of COMPASS GRP PLC/S in a research note on Thursday, May 21st. Finally, Zacks Investment Research raised shares of COMPASS GRP PLC/S from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, March 27th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating and eight have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $29.00.
Shares of COMPASS GRP PLC/S stock opened at $13.71 on Monday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.09, a current ratio of 0.76 and a quick ratio of 0.69. The company has a 50-day moving average of $14.51 and a 200 day moving average of $19.25. The firm has a market cap of $21.69 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 12.58 and a beta of 0.78. COMPASS GRP PLC/S has a 1 year low of $11.12 and a 1 year high of $26.87.
About COMPASS GRP PLC/S
Compass Group PLC, through its subsidiaries, operates as a food and support services company in North America, Europe, and internationally. It serves business and industry; healthcare and senior living market; education; sports and leisure; and defense, offshore, and remote sectors. The company also 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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