Compass Group plc (LON:CPG) was upgraded by Peel Hunt to a “buy” rating in a research report issued on Thursday, StockTargetPrices.com reports.
Several other analysts have also commented on CPG. JPMorgan Chase & Co. raised their price objective on Compass Group plc from GBX 1,595 ($20.05) to GBX 1,600 ($20.11) and gave the company an “overweight” rating in a report on Tuesday, November 29th. Numis Securities Ltd reissued a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 1,450 ($18.22) price objective on shares of Compass Group plc in a report on Thursday, February 2nd. Citigroup Inc reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Compass Group plc in a report on Wednesday, November 23rd. Shore Capital reissued a “hold” rating on shares of Compass Group plc in a report on Thursday, February 2nd. Finally, Jefferies Group LLC dropped their price objective on Compass Group plc from GBX 1,475 ($18.54) to GBX 1,450 ($18.22) and set a “hold” rating on the stock in a report on Wednesday, November 30th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have issued a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. Compass Group plc presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 1,498.54 ($18.83).
Compass Group plc (LON:CPG) traded down 0.20% during trading on Thursday, hitting GBX 1508.00. The stock had a trading volume of 2,523,522 shares. Compass Group plc has a 12 month low of GBX 1,203.50 and a 12 month high of GBX 1,559.00. The company’s market cap is GBX 24.78 billion. The company’s 50 day moving average is GBX 1,481.75 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 1,446.12.
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About Compass Group plc
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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