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Current Price 210.90p Bid 210.70p Ask 210.90p Change 0.33%
Last Updated: 26/05/2019 18:10. 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. Its mission is to create material, sustainable value for its customers and shareholders by being the supply partner of choice in all its markets. G4S is quoted on the London Stock Exchange and has a secondary stock exchange listing in Copenhagen. G4S is active in around 90 countries and has around 560,000 employees.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/12/2018

Turnover
£7,512.00m
Operating Profit
£253.00m
Dividend Yield
4.62
Dividend Per Share
9.70
Dividend Cover
0.55
P/E Ratio
39.66

Key Personnel

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

Stock Details

EPIC
GFS
ISIN
GB00B01FLG62
Shares in Issue
1,551,594,436
Market cap
£3,261.45m

Analyst Views (8)

Strong Buy
 
25.00%
Buy
 
0.00%
Hold
 
75.00%
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
210.90p
Bid Price
210.70p
Ask Price
210.90p
Volume
2734542
Change Today
0.70p
% Change Today
0.33%
Open
213.20p
Previous Close
210.90p
Intraday High
214.00p
Intraday Low
209.60p
52 Week High
283.10p
52 Week Low
173.55p
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 AJ Bell

Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on G4S PLC 17 May 2019 | 08:30 Broker Forecast - Morgan Stanley issues a broker note on G4S PLC 14 May 2019 | 09:00 Broker Forecast - HSBC issues a broker note on G4S PLC 25 Apr 2019 | 10:40 FTSE remains upbeat as Wall Street rises 16 Apr 2019 | 16:47 Upbeat speculation over Chinese economy boosts FTSE 100 16 Apr 2019 | 12:07 G4S achieves 4.8% sales growth in first quarter 16 Apr 2019 | 07:06 FTSE retreats as sterling rises ahead of EU summit 10 Apr 2019 | 16:47 Director Deals - G4S PLC (GFS) 20 Mar 2019 | 14:40 Director Deals - G4S PLC (GFS) 20 Mar 2019 | 14:40 Director Deals - G4S PLC (GFS) 20 Mar 2019 | 14:40 Director Deals - G4S PLC (GFS) 20 Mar 2019 | 14:40 Director Deals - G4S PLC (GFS) 20 Mar 2019 | 14:35 Director Deals - G4S PLC (GFS) 20 Mar 2019 | 14:35 Director Deals - G4S PLC (GFS) 20 Mar 2019 | 14:35 Director Deals - G4S PLC (GFS) 20 Mar 2019 | 14:35 Director Deals - G4S PLC (GFS) 20 Mar 2019 | 14:30 Director Deals - G4S PLC (GFS) 20 Mar 2019 | 14:30 Broker Forecast - RBC Capital Markets issues a broker note on G4S PLC 13 Mar 2019 | 11:40 FTSE rises as sterling falls on potential Brexit setback 12 Mar 2019 | 16:52 G4S to spin off cash handling business as profits hurt by slip in revenues 12 Mar 2019 | 09:18 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on G4S PLC 11 Mar 2019 | 08:40 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on G4S PLC 07 Mar 2019 | 11:20 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on G4S PLC 23 Jan 2019 | 11:20 Broker Forecast - RBC Capital Markets issues a broker note on G4S PLC 21 Jan 2019 | 12:50 Broker Forecast - HSBC issues a broker note on G4S PLC 07 Jan 2019 | 12:50 FTSE slips on lower growth forecasts for Europe 13 Dec 2018 | 16:57 Broker Forecast - Exane BNP Paribas issues a broker note on G4S PLC 19 Nov 2018 | 11:50 Broker Forecast - UBS issues a broker note on G4S PLC 19 Nov 2018 | 09:20 Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on G4S PLC 15 Nov 2018 | 10:50 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on G4S PLC 08 Nov 2018 | 11:50

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Tangible Assets
367.0
395.0
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
2,051.0
2,011.0
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
442.0
443.0
Total Non-Current Assets
2,860.0
2,849.0
Inventory
113.0
104.0
Trade & Receivables
1,429.0
1,416.0
Cash & Receivables
1,015.0
902.0
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
115.0
150.0
Total Assets
5,532.0
5,421.0

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Short Term Liabilities
2,288.0
2,426.0
Long Term Liabilities
2,461.0
2,141.0
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
4,749.0
4,567.0

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Net Assets
783.0
854.0

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Share Capital
388.0
388.0
Minority Interests
18.0
4.0
Retained Earnings
0.0
0.0
Share Premium Account
258.0
258.0
Other Equity
119.0
204.0
Total Equity
783.0
854.0

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Cashflow from Operating Activities
315.0
402.0
Cashflow Before Financing
267.0
483.0
Increase / Decrease in Cash
58.0
-87.0

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Turnover
7,512.0
7,828.0
Cost of Sales
0.0
0.0
Gross Profit
0.0
0.0
Operating Profit
253.0
501.0
Pre-Tax Profit
143.0
386.0
Profit / Loss for the Year
90.0
252.0

Dividend History

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H2 Dividend
02 May 2019
14 Jun 2019
H1 Dividend
06 Sep 2018
12 Oct 2018
H2 Dividend
03 May 2018
15 Jun 2018
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
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