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G4S plc

GFS.L

Latest Trade

192.15GBp

Change

-4.55(-2.31%)

Volume

1,431,577

Today's Range

190.80

 - 

195.20

52 Week Range

165.75

 - 

241.80

As of on the London Stock Exchange (LON) ∙ Minimum 15 minute delay

Pricing

Previous Close
196.70
Open
194.95
Volume
1,431,577
3M AVG Volume
91.82
Today's High
195.20
Today's Low
190.80
52 Week High
241.80
52 Week Low
165.75
Shares Out (MIL)
1,551.59
Market Cap (MIL)
3,051.99
Forward P/E
10.64
Dividend (Yield %)
--

Next Event

Q3 2019 G4S PLC Trading Statement Release

Latest Developments

More

G4S Board Approves Separation Of Cash Solutions Unit, HY PBITA Rises

St. James's Place Cuts Stake In G4S To 2.9% - Filing

St. James's Place Discloses 3.8% In G4S As Of June 5 - Filing

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About G4S plc

G4S Plc is a security company specializing in the provision of security and related services to customers. The Company's segments include Africa, Asia Middle East, Latin America, Europe, North America, and UK & Ireland. It offers Secure solutions products, including manned security and facilities management services, and Cash solutions, mainly the provision of physical cash management services. Its secure solutions also include technology services, including the supply, installation and monitoring of alarm systems, and security and building systems technology; facilities management, and care and justice services. Its Cash solutions also include technology services comprising the provision of hardware and bundled software for the processing of cash receipts by customers. It provides services across sectors, including government, oil and gas, transport and logistics, ports and airports, leisure and tourism, financial institutions, mining, corporate and industrial, and retail.

Industry

Security Systems & Services

Contact Info

5th Fl, 105 Victoria Street

+44.20.87707000

http://www.g4s.com/

Executive Leadership

John P. Connolly

Independent Non-Executive Chairman of the Board

Ashley Almanza

Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director

Tim Weller

Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director

Mel Brooks

Regional President - Africa

John C. Kenning

Regional Chief Executive Officer of Americas

Key Stats

2.15 mean rating - 13 analysts
Sell
Hold
Buy
Revenue (MM, GBP)

2016

7.6K

2017

7.8K

2018

7.5K

2019(E)

7.7K
EPS (GBp)

2016

15.910

2017

17.900

2018

16.700

2019(E)

18.481
Price To Earnings (TTM)
82.27
Price To Sales (TTM)
0.40
Price To Book (MRQ)
5.16
Price To Cash Flow (TTM)
10.21
Total Debt To Equity (MRQ)
531.08
LT Debt To Equity (MRQ)
447.97
Return on Investment (TTM)
1.39
Return on Equity (TTM)
0.83

Latest News

Latest News

Brinks Co considering $1.23 billion takeover of G4S cash business: Sky News

U.S. security company Brinks Co <BCO.N> is mulling a more than 1 billion pound ($1.23 billion) takeover of the cash solutions business of G4S Plc <GFS.L>, Sky News reported on Friday, sending the British company's shares as much as 9% higher.

Brinks Co considering $1.23 bln takeover of G4S cash business - Sky News

U.S. security company Brinks Co is mulling a more than 1 billion pound ($1.23 billion) takeover of the cash solutions business of Britain's G4S Plc, Sky News reported on Friday.

Security firm G4S falls as Canadian rival abandons interest

Shares of G4S Plc fell as much as 9 percent in early trade on Tuesday after Canadian rival Garda World Security dropped its potential bid for the British security services company over the weekend.

UPDATE 1-G4S first-quarter revenue rises, separation review on track

Britain's G4S Plc, which has been subject to takeover interest from Canada's Garda World Security, said on Tuesday it had made good progress in a review to separate its cash business and reported higher first-quarter revenue.

G4S soars as Canada's Garda World Security considers bid

Canada's Garda World Security said on Wednesday it was considering a cash offer for some or all of G4S, sending shares in the world's largest listed security company up almost a third for their biggest daily gain in nearly two decades.

REFILE-Canada's Garda World considering making offer for Britain's G4S

Canada's Garda World Security said on Wednesday it was in preliminary stages of considering an approach to the board of British rival G4S Plc for a possible cash offer to buy the company.

G4S reviews options to separate cash solutions business

G4S Plc is reviewing options to separate its cash solutions business that is responsible for transporting, storing and managing cash, the world's top security firm said on Thursday.

G4S says trading in line with full-year targets

G4S, the world's biggest security group, said it expected growth to accelerate in the second half of the year after organic revenue fell 2 percent in the first quarter due to tough comparatives with last year.

Britain's G4S looks beyond small change in cash revolution

Global security and cash management firm G4S expects notes and coins to drive its business, even as their usage falls in favour of electronic transactions around the world.

BRIEF-G4S revenues below expectations, sees positive outlook on global growth

* strong growth in technology-related security revenues: +11.4%

BRIEF-G4S 2017 revenue outlook slightly lower than previously flagged

* organic revenue growth was 4.4%, with all regions growing apart from Middle east and India region

BRIEF-G4S Custodial and Detention Services managing director says Ben Saunders has resigned as director of Gatwick Immigration Removal Centre

* G4S Custodial and Detention Services managing director says Ben Saunders has resigned from his role as director of Gatwick Immigration Removal Centre Further company coverage:

BRIEF-G4S immigration centre boss resigns - BBC

* G4S immigration centre boss resigns - BBC Source text: http://bbc.in/2xkUnoH

UPDATE 1-Britain's FTSE down in the dumps as G4S dives, precious metals miners shine

* Safe haven precious metals miners in demand (Adds detail, updates prices at close)

UPDATE 3-Emerging market risks overshadow UK security firm G4S's H1 results

* Company confident FY revenue growth in line with 4-6 pct aim

Britain's FTSE down in the dumps as G4S dives, precious metals miners shine

Britain's top share index was shaken from its summer lull on Wednesday as geopolitical tensions hit equity markets globally, sending investors into safe-havens such as gold mining stocks, while weak earnings weighed on shares in G4S.

Security giant G4S turnaround on track as H1 profit up 7.6 pct

The world's largest security firm G4S said its ongoing turnaround was on track on Wednesday as it posted a 7.6 percent rise in first-half profit and forecast better contract potential ahead.

BRIEF-G4S first-quarter revenue rises 8.9 pct

* Revenues from group's continuing businesses were 8.9 pct higher than Q1 of 2016

BRIEF-G4S completes sale of G4S Youth Services

* Completed sale of G4S Youth Services in USA to BHSB Holdings Inc for us$56.5 million paid in cash Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom: +91 806 749 1136)

UPDATE 2-Britain's G4S shares hit 20-month high after 14 pct profit jump

Shares in G4S hit a 20-month high on Wednesday after the global security provider posted a 13.9 percent jump in full-year profit, underlining its recovery from a series of scandals at a time when rivals are still struggling.

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