G4S (OTCMKTS:GFSZY) has received a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the seven research firms that are covering the company, Marketbeat reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has issued a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating on the company. The average 1-year price objective among brokers that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is $22.00.
Several analysts have recently weighed in on the company. Zacks Investment Research lowered G4S from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday. UBS Group upgraded G4S from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Monday, January 8th. Gabelli restated a “buy” rating on shares of G4S in a report on Wednesday, November 8th. Deutsche Bank upgraded G4S from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, November 3rd. Finally, Jefferies Group raised G4S from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, November 1st.
Shares of G4S (OTCMKTS:GFSZY) opened at $20.53 on Friday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.86, a quick ratio of 1.45 and a current ratio of 1.51. G4S has a twelve month low of $15.80 and a twelve month high of $22.50.
G4S Company Profile
G4S plc, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the provision of security and related services in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Africa, Asia, the Middle East, Latin America, Europe, and North America. The company offers integrated solutions, including analytics and intelligence, technology and software, consulting and risk management, monitoring and response, and manned and mobile security, as well as design, built, and integration systems.
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