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

Several other equities research analysts also recently commented on GFS. Jefferies Financial Group reaffirmed a buy rating on shares of G4S in a research note on Monday, August 6th. UBS Group reaffirmed a buy rating and issued a GBX 305 ($3.99) target price on shares of G4S in a research note on Tuesday, August 21st. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the company. The stock has a consensus rating of Buy and an average price target of GBX 283.33 ($3.70).

Shares of LON:GFS opened at GBX 183.10 ($2.39) on Wednesday. G4S has a 52 week low of GBX 247.80 ($3.24) and a 52 week high of GBX 342.60 ($4.48).

G4S (LON:GFS) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, August 9th. The company reported GBX 7.40 ($0.10) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of GBX 8.20 ($0.11) by GBX (0.80) (($0.01)).

About G4S

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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