Compass Group plc (OTCMKTS:CMPGY) announced a None dividend on Thursday, December 7th, Zacks reports. Investors of record on Friday, January 19th will be paid a dividend of 0.282 per share on Thursday, March 8th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 18th. This is an increase from Compass Group’s previous None dividend of $0.13.

Shares of Compass Group (OTCMKTS:CMPGY) traded up $0.01 on Friday, reaching $20.35. 86,869 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 232,990. Compass Group has a 12-month low of $17.23 and a 12-month high of $24.97. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.20, a quick ratio of 0.74 and a current ratio of 0.83.

Several brokerages recently issued reports on CMPGY. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Compass Group from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, September 20th. Sanford C. Bernstein lowered shares of Compass Group from an “outperform” rating to a “mkt perform” rating in a report on Wednesday, October 18th. Finally, Royal Bank Of Canada upgraded shares of Compass Group from a “sector perform” rating to an “outperform” rating in a report on Friday, October 27th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has assigned a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the company. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Hold”.

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Compass Group Company Profile

Compass Group PLC provides food and support services. The Company’s segments include North America, Europe, Rest of World and Central activities. The Europe segment includes Turkey and Russia. The Rest of World segment includes Japan. The Company delivers services in sectors, including business and industry; healthcare and seniors; education; defense, offshore and remote, and sports and leisure.

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