From beginning as a division of Grand Metropolitan, Compass is the now the world's largest contract caterer operating in around 60 countries across the world. It also runs coffee shops, vending machines and bakery outlets. In 2006 the group sold its Select Service Partner travel catering unit, which included the Moto motorway service station chain.
Compass Group Plc Ord 11 1/20P is listed on the London Stock Exchange trading with ticker code CPG.L, and is part of the Tourism and Leisure sector. It has a market capitalisation of £2,757,662m, with approximately 1,586m shares in issue. Over the last year, Compass Group Plc share price has been traded in a range of 363, hitting a high of 1,830.50, and a low of 1,467.50.
Compass Group Plc, officially known as Compass Group Plc Ord 11 1/20P was formed in September of 2000, making the company nineteen years old. The company filed its latest accounts on 30th September 2014, showing a turnover of approximately 17.06 billion GBX, and a pre-tax profit margin of 6.72%. Compass Group Plc currently has 12 directors, and has had 17 previous directors over the last 19 years. In the last set of accounts produced by Kpmg Llp, the company showed 7.79 billion paid in salaries to the 514,718 staff (average wage of 15 thousand), with the directors receiving an average 1.53 million each. In the accounts filed in 2014, the company paid 444000000 in dividends, or 0.2799 per share.
Compass Group Plc is in the Tourism and Leisure sector.
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|Shares in Issue||1,586m|
|52 Week High||1,830.50|
|52 Week Low||1,467.50|