Compass Group plc (LON:CPG) had its price objective raised by Credit Suisse Group from GBX 1,870 ($24.60) to GBX 1,880 ($24.73) in a research note released on Friday morning. Credit Suisse Group currently has an outperform rating on the stock.
CPG has been the topic of several other reports. Bryan, Garnier & Co reiterated a neutral rating and issued a GBX 1,550 ($20.39) price objective on shares of Compass Group plc in a research note on Tuesday, August 29th. Peel Hunt reiterated a buy rating on shares of Compass Group plc in a research note on Tuesday, August 22nd. Shore Capital reiterated a hold rating on shares of Compass Group plc in a research note on Wednesday, July 26th. Numis Securities Ltd reiterated a hold rating and issued a GBX 1,620 ($21.31) price objective on shares of Compass Group plc in a research note on Thursday, July 27th. Finally, Liberum Capital reiterated a buy rating and issued a GBX 1,850 ($24.33) price objective on shares of Compass Group plc in a research note on Wednesday, July 26th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have assigned a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock has an average rating of Hold and an average price target of GBX 1,645.12 ($21.64).
Shares of Compass Group plc (LON:CPG) traded down GBX 49.83 ($0.66) during midday trading on Friday, hitting GBX 1,632 ($21.47). The company had a trading volume of 1,887,618 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,800,000. Compass Group plc has a 1-year low of GBX 1,299 ($17.09) and a 1-year high of GBX 1,698 ($22.33).
In other news, insider Paul Walsh acquired 10,000 shares of Compass Group plc stock in a transaction on Thursday, September 21st. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 1,571 ($20.66) per share, with a total value of £157,100 ($206,628.96).
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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