Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed their top pick rating on shares of G4S (LON:GFS) in a report released on Wednesday morning. Royal Bank of Canada currently has a GBX 340 ($4.44) price target on the stock.

A number of other equities analysts also recently commented on the company. UBS Group cut their price objective on G4S from GBX 305 ($3.99) to GBX 300 ($3.92) and set a buy rating on the stock in a report on Monday, September 3rd. Jefferies Financial Group restated a buy rating on shares of G4S in a report on Monday, August 6th. Five analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company. G4S has a consensus rating of Buy and an average price target of GBX 287.50 ($3.76).

Shares of G4S stock traded up GBX 5.65 ($0.07) during trading hours on Wednesday, reaching GBX 183.80 ($2.40). The stock had a trading volume of 11,768,540 shares, compared to its average volume of 5,740,000. G4S has a 1 year low of GBX 247.80 ($3.24) and a 1 year high of GBX 342.60 ($4.48).

G4S (LON:GFS) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August 9th. The company reported GBX 7.40 ($0.10) EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of GBX 8.20 ($0.11) by GBX (0.80) (($0.01)).

G4S Company Profile

G4S plc, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the provision of security and related services in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Africa, the Asia Pacific, the Middle East, India, 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 systems design, built, and integration services.

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