Compass Group PLC (LON:CPG)’s share price passed above its 200-day moving average during trading on Tuesday . The stock has a 200-day moving average of GBX 1,366.97 ($17.86) and traded as high as GBX 1,558 ($20.36). Compass Group shares last traded at GBX 1,544.50 ($20.18), with a volume of 4,134,404 shares.
Separately, JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated an “underweight” rating and issued a GBX 1,000 ($13.07) target price on shares of Compass Group in a report on Tuesday, January 12th. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating and nine have issued a buy rating to the company. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 1,284.18 ($16.78).
The company has a current ratio of 0.94, a quick ratio of 0.85 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 98.32. The company has a 50-day simple moving average of GBX 1,505.01 and a 200 day simple moving average of GBX 1,368.37. The firm has a market cap of £28.19 billion and a PE ratio of 195.31.
About Compass Group (LON:CPG)
Compass Group PLC, together with 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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