Compass Group PLC Share Price and Company Fundamentals

-21.000 (-1.411%)
52 week
1029.0 - 1721.63

Last traded: Last Friday at 3:35 PM

Compass Group PLC, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a food and support services company in North America, Europe, and internationally. It serves business and industry; healthcare and senior living market; education; sports and leisure; and defense, offshore, and remote sectors. The company also offers support services, such as cleaning in hospitals; reception services at corporate headquarters; managing remote camps; grounds and facilities services at schools and universities; and others. Compass Group PLC was founded in 1941 and is based in Chertsey, the United Kingdom.

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Company profile

Industry / SectorRestaurants / Consumer Cyclical
Full time employees548143
Mailing addressCompass House Guildford Street Chertsey KT16 9BQ United Kingdom
Phone / Fax44 1932 573 000 / 44 1932 569 956


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Compass Group PLC paid £0.27 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 16 Jan 2020.The dividend payout ratio is 0.00%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.CPG dividend payout ratio is less than 70. This is ideal as it gives company room to grow the dividends and also the excess earnings can be invested in company for growth.

CPG's forward dividend amount is £ and the forward dividend yield is . A forward dividend yield is the percentage of a company's current stock price that it expects to pay out as dividends over a certain time period, generally 12 months. Forward dividend yields are generally used in circumstances where the yield is predictable based on past instances. If not, trailing yields, which indicate the same value over the previous 12 months, are used.

Company Executives

As of Sep 2021, following are the company executives and directors listed on Compass Group PLC.

NameTitleAgeTotal Pay
Mr. Dominic BlakemoreGroup CEO & Director511.16M
Ms. Karen Witts F.C.A., FCACFO & Director57885k
Mr. Gary R. GreenGroup COO of North America & Exec. Director631.57M
Mr. Dev AmriteshManaging Director45
Mr. Palmer BrownChief Corp. Investment & Risk Officer of Compass Group North America
Ms. Alison R. YappGroup Gen. Counsel & Company Sec.54
Mr. Michael Young OBEDirector of Corp. Policy and Communications
Mr. Keith FrancisStrategic Sales Director
Ms. Sarah MorrisGroup Chief People Officer42
Mr. Didier CoutteGroup Managing Director of France, Japan, Australasia, South & East Asia and India61

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Profitability ratios are a class of financial metrics that are used to assess a business's ability to generate earnings relative to its revenue, operating costs, balance sheet assets, and shareholders' equity over time, using data from a specific point in time.

The return on equity signifies how well the management is running the company in terms of capital management. The ideal return on equity is greater than 10%. The return on equity is calculated as net income divided by total share holders equity.

Valuation and Trading Info

The market capitalization of Compass Group PLC is 26.18B and its enterprise value is 28.96B. The enterprise value to revenue ratio of CPG is 1.82.

The CPG's stocks Beta value is 1.03 making it 3% more volatile compared to LSE market index. Technology stocks and small caps tend to have higher betas than the market benchmark. This indicates that adding the stock to a portfolio will increase the portfolio’s risk, but also increase its expected return. On the other hand utility stocks often have low betas because they tend to move more slowly than market averages.

Compass Group PLC (LSE:CPG) Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is Compass Group PLC's Stock Symbol?

Compass Group PLC trades on LSE under the ticker symbol "CPG".

2. What is Compass Group PLC's stock price today?

One share of CPG stock can currently be purchased for approximately £1467.5.

3. How can I contact Compass Group PLC?

Compass Group PLC's mailing address is Compass House Guildford Street Chertsey KT16 9BQ United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at 44 1932 573 000.

4. What is Compass Group PLC's official website?

The official website of Compass Group PLC is