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Current Price 260.60p Bid 260.90p Ask 261.10p Change 0.23%
Last Updated: 23/02/2018 20:08. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

G4S plc (formerly Group 4 Securicor plc) is the leading global, integrated security company, specialising in the provision of security services and solutions to customers. G4S is quoted on the London Stock Exchange and has a secondary stock exchange listing in Copenhagen. G4S is active in around 100 countries and has around 575,000 employees.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/12/2016

Turnover
£7,590.00m
Operating Profit
£402.00m
Dividend Yield
3.58
Dividend Per Share
9.41
Dividend Cover
1.38
P/E Ratio
20.22

Key Personnel

Ashley Martin Almanza
Chief Executive Officer
Timothy Peter Weller
Chief Financial Officer
Barbara Rose Milian Thoralfsson
Non-Executive Director
Steven Lewis Mogford
Non-Executive Director
John Patrick Daly
Non-Executive Director
Winnie Kin Wah Fok
Non-Executive Director
Paul David Spence
Non-Executive Director
Dr Clare Mary Joan Spottiswoode
Non-Executive Director
John Ramsay
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
GFS
ISIN
GB00B01FLG62
Shares in Issue
1,551,594,436
Market cap
£4,077.59m

Analyst Views (7)

Strong Buy
 
57.14%
Buy
 
28.57%
Hold
 
0.00%
Sell
 
14.29%
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
260.90p
Bid Price
260.90p
Ask Price
261.10p
Volume
12637671
Change Today
0.60p
% Change Today
0.23%
Open
260.90p
Previous Close
260.90p
Intraday High
261.90p
Intraday Low
258.90p
52 Week High
342.60p
52 Week Low
247.80p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

G4S Intra-day Chart

G4S News

News in this section is provided by MoneyAM

Broker Forecast - Citigroup issues a broker note on G4S PLC 15 Jan 2018 | 09:50 Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on G4S PLC 03 Jan 2018 | 11:40 G4S appoints new non-exec 08 Dec 2017 | 13:08 Broker Forecast - HSBC issues a broker note on G4S PLC 17 Nov 2017 | 13:00 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on G4S PLC 08 Nov 2017 | 09:30 FTSE falls on disappointing results and decline in copper price 07 Nov 2017 | 16:46 Underwhelming results hit FTSE 100 07 Nov 2017 | 11:54 UK stocks open flat 07 Nov 2017 | 09:00 G4S in line with forecasts 07 Nov 2017 | 07:04 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on G4S PLC 03 Nov 2017 | 08:10 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on G4S PLC 01 Nov 2017 | 12:00 Broker Forecast - Morgan Stanley issues a broker note on G4S PLC 14 Aug 2017 | 11:40 Director Deals - G4S PLC (GFS) 10 Aug 2017 | 09:00 Stocks stabilise as investors seek safe havens 09 Aug 2017 | 16:37 Tensions in the Pacific hit FTSE 09 Aug 2017 | 11:38 FTSE dips as North Korea tensions rise 09 Aug 2017 | 08:55 G4S sees revenue and earnings growth 09 Aug 2017 | 07:21 FLASH: G4S earnings up 09 Aug 2017 | 07:09 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on G4S PLC 24 Jul 2017 | 08:20 Broker Forecast - Exane BNP Paribas issues a broker note on G4S PLC 12 Jul 2017 | 13:00 G4S resolutions passed at AGM 26 May 2017 | 08:38 Director Deals - G4S PLC (GFS) 08 May 2017 | 15:00 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on G4S PLC 05 May 2017 | 12:20 Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on G4S PLC 05 May 2017 | 09:50 G4S maintains momentum 04 May 2017 | 07:41 FLASH: G4S maintains momentum 04 May 2017 | 07:05 Broker Forecast - Morgan Stanley issues a broker note on G4S PLC 03 May 2017 | 12:00 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on G4S PLC 07 Apr 2017 | 09:30 Director Deals - G4S PLC (GFS) 05 Apr 2017 | 09:30 Director Deals - G4S PLC (GFS) 05 Apr 2017 | 09:30

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2016
31 Dec 2015
Tangible Assets
437.0
427.0
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
2,094.0
1,957.0
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
480.0
365.0
Total Non-Current Assets
3,011.0
2,749.0
Inventory
112.0
103.0
Trade & Receivables
1,442.0
1,316.0
Cash & Receivables
851.0
443.0
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
195.0
107.0
Total Assets
5,611.0
4,718.0

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2016
31 Dec 2015
Short Term Liabilities
2,304.0
1,352.0
Long Term Liabilities
2,444.0
2,675.0
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
4,748.0
4,027.0

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2016
31 Dec 2015
Net Assets
863.0
691.0

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2016
31 Dec 2015
Share Capital
388.0
388.0
Minority Interests
21.0
18.0
Retained Earnings
0.0
0.0
Share Premium Account
258.0
258.0
Other Equity
196.0
27.0
Total Equity
863.0
691.0

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2016
31 Dec 2015
Cashflow from Operating Activities
522.0
283.0
Cashflow Before Financing
505.0
202.0
Increase / Decrease in Cash
198.0
27.0

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2016
31 Dec 2015
Turnover
7,590.0
6,863.0
Cost of Sales
0.0
0.0
Gross Profit
0.0
0.0
Operating Profit
402.0
183.0
Pre-Tax Profit
296.0
78.0
Profit / Loss for the Year
217.0
26.0

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H1 Dividend
31 Aug 2017
13 Oct 2017
H2 Dividend
27 Apr 2017
09 Jun 2017
H1 Dividend
01 Sep 2016
14 Oct 2016
H2 Dividend
28 Apr 2016
10 Jun 2016
H1 Dividend
03 Sep 2015
16 Oct 2015
H2 Dividend
07 May 2015
12 Jun 2015
H1 Dividend
10 Sep 2014
17 Oct 2014
H2 Dividend
30 Apr 2014
13 Jun 2014
H1 Dividend
11 Sep 2013
18 Oct 2013
H2 Dividend
15 May 2013
14 Jun 2013
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