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Current Price 1522.25p Bid 1526.50p Ask 1527.50p Change -0.91%
Last Updated: 23/02/2018 20:04. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Compass Group plc is the world's leading food service company, which generated annual revenues of £22.6 billion in the year to 30 September 2017. It operates in around 50 countries, employs over 550,000 people and serves over 5.5 billion meals a year. The Company specialises in providing food and a range of support services across the core sectors of Business & Industry, Healthcare & Seniors, Education, Sports & Leisure and Defence, Offshore & Remote, with an established brand portfolio.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 30/09/2017

Turnover
£22,568.00m
Operating Profit
£1,665.00m
Dividend Yield
2.16
Dividend Per Share
33.50
Dividend Cover
2.13
P/E Ratio
21.78

Key Personnel

Dominic William Blakemore
Chief Executive Officer
Jonathan David Thomson
Group Finance Director
Gary Richard Green
md, USA Canada & Latin America
Paul Steven Walsh
Non-Executive Chairman
Carol Ann Arrowsmith
Non-Executive Director
John George Bason
Non-Executive Director
Stefan Bomhard
Non-Executive Director
Nelson Luiz Costa Silva
Non-Executive Director
Ireena Vittal
Non-Executive Director
Donald Austin Robert
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
CPG
ISIN
GB00BD6K4575
Shares in Issue
1,583,462,600
Market cap
£24,591.17m

Analyst Views (11)

Strong Buy
 
36.36%
Buy
 
18.18%
Hold
 
45.45%
Sell
 
0.00%
Strong Sell
 
0.00%
The above information represents a selection of the views published in the last 120 days by analysts. It is subject to change without notice and doesn't reflect view held by Redmayne Bentley and is not advice.

Price Summary

Mid Price
1526.50p
Bid Price
1526.50p
Ask Price
1527.50p
Volume
3756770
Change Today
-14.00p
% Change Today
-0.91%
Open
1537.00p
Previous Close
1526.50p
Intraday High
1548.21p
Intraday Low
1521.50p
52 Week High
1698.00p
52 Week Low
1396.50p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Compass Group Intra-day Chart

Compass Group News

News in this section is provided by MoneyAM

Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Compass Group PLC 09 Feb 2018 | 10:20 UK interest rate signal weighs on the FTSE 100 08 Feb 2018 | 16:46 UK stock market back in negative territory alongside European stocks 08 Feb 2018 | 12:02 FTSE falls as global market volatility continues 08 Feb 2018 | 08:45 Compass Group organic revenue grows 5.9% 08 Feb 2018 | 07:21 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Compass Group PLC 12 Jan 2018 | 11:10 Oil and consumer stocks drag FTSE lower 02 Jan 2018 | 16:56 FTSE falls on first day of trading in 2018 02 Jan 2018 | 11:51 Compass CEO dies in plane crash 02 Jan 2018 | 07:12 Compass schedules AGM 18 Dec 2017 | 14:22 Compass updates on reporting structure 18 Dec 2017 | 13:25 Director Deals - Compass Group PLC (CPG) 24 Nov 2017 | 17:45 Director Deals - Compass Group PLC (CPG) 24 Nov 2017 | 10:00 Director Deals - Compass Group PLC (CPG) 24 Nov 2017 | 10:00 Director Deals - Compass Group PLC (CPG) 24 Nov 2017 | 10:00 Director Deals - Compass Group PLC (CPG) 24 Nov 2017 | 10:00 Director Deals - Compass Group PLC (CPG) 24 Nov 2017 | 09:55 Director Deals - Compass Group PLC (CPG) 24 Nov 2017 | 09:55 Director Deals - Compass Group PLC (CPG) 24 Nov 2017 | 09:55 Director Deals - Compass Group PLC (CPG) 24 Nov 2017 | 09:55 Broker Forecast - Beaufort Securities issues a broker note on Compass Group PLC 22 Nov 2017 | 15:20 Compass underlying operating profits up 21 Nov 2017 | 07:28 Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on Compass Group PLC 10 Nov 2017 | 11:30 Broker Forecast - RBC Capital Markets issues a broker note on Compass Group PLC 27 Oct 2017 | 09:40 Director Deals - Compass Group PLC (CPG) 09 Oct 2017 | 16:05 Lower gold prices weigh on miners 21 Sep 2017 | 16:48 FTSE flat as miners threaten to outweigh strong bank stocks 21 Sep 2017 | 11:56 Compass group CEO to step down 21 Sep 2017 | 07:48 FLASH: Compass group CEO to step down 21 Sep 2017 | 07:05 Broker Forecast - Bryan Garnier issues a broker note on Compass Group PLC 29 Aug 2017 | 10:30

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Sep 2017
30 Sep 2016
Tangible Assets
1,000.0
953.0
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
5,531.0
5,519.0
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
917.0
702.0
Total Non-Current Assets
7,448.0
7,174.0
Inventory
353.0
347.0
Trade & Receivables
2,701.0
2,596.0
Cash & Receivables
387.0
346.0
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
90.0
79.0
Total Assets
10,979.0
10,542.0

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Sep 2017
30 Sep 2016
Short Term Liabilities
4,277.0
4,519.0
Long Term Liabilities
4,582.0
3,503.0
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
8,859.0
8,022.0

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Sep 2017
30 Sep 2016
Net Assets
2,120.0
2,520.0

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Sep 2017
30 Sep 2016
Share Capital
176.0
176.0
Minority Interests
22.0
15.0
Retained Earnings
-2,875.0
-2,507.0
Share Premium Account
182.0
182.0
Other Equity
4,615.0
4,654.0
Total Equity
2,120.0
2,520.0

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Sep 2017
30 Sep 2016
Cashflow from Operating Activities
1,633.0
1,424.0
Cashflow Before Financing
905.0
730.0
Increase / Decrease in Cash
52.0
10.0

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
30 Sep 2017
30 Sep 2016
Turnover
22,568.0
19,605.0
Cost of Sales
0.0
0.0
Gross Profit
0.0
0.0
Operating Profit
1,665.0
1,409.0
Pre-Tax Profit
1,560.0
1,321.0
Profit / Loss for the Year
1,171.0
1,002.0

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H2 Dividend
18 Jan 2018
26 Feb 2018
Special Dividend
22 Jun 2017
17 Jul 2017
H1 Dividend
18 May 2017
19 Jun 2017
H2 Dividend
19 Jan 2017
20 Feb 2017
H1 Dividend
23 Jun 2016
25 Jul 2016
H2 Dividend
21 Jan 2016
22 Feb 2016
H1 Dividend
25 Jun 2015
27 Jul 2015
H2 Dividend
22 Jan 2015
23 Feb 2015
H1 Dividend
21 May 2014
26 Jun 2014
H2 Dividend
22 Jan 2014
24 Feb 2014
H1 Dividend
26 Jun 2013
29 Jul 2013
H2 Dividend
23 Jan 2013
25 Feb 2013
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