The GEO Group (GEO) Stock Research, Analysis & News

Quick Analysis on The GEO Group (GEO) Stock as of August 1, 2014

Previous Closing Price $34.41 is below its 50 day moving average $35.21
Previous Closing Price $34.41 is above 200 day moving average of $33.51
The Price/Earnings To Growth ratio (PEG) is great than 1
The Stock pays a dividend of 6.36%
The closing price $34.41 is more than 22.55% away from its one year target price of $42.17
Good Price to Sale Ratio 1.60
Current Short Ratio 2.30 is great than 1
(See more information about The GEO Group (GEO) Stock below)

The GEO Group (GEO) Stock Profile Summary

The GEO Group, Inc. provides government-outsourced services specializing in the management of correctional, detention, and mental health and residential treatment facilities in the United States, Australia, South Africa, and the United Kingdom. It operates various correctional and detention facilities, including maximum, medium, and minimum security prisons; immigration detention centers; minimum security detention centers; and mental health and residential treatment facilities. The company offers correctional and detention management services, such as the provision of security, administrative, rehabilitation, education, health, and food services primarily at adult male correctional and detention facilities; and mental health and residential treatment services primarily at privatized state mental health facilities. The company provides consultation and management services relating to the design and construction of new correctional and detention facilities, and the redesign and renovation of older facilities for various state, local, and federal agencies. The GEO Group was founded in 1984 and is based in Boca Raton, Florida.

The GEO Group (GEO) Stock Key Statistics Research and Analysis as of August 1, 2014

Stock ExchangeNYSE
Market Capitalization$2.460B
Trade Volume (Average Trading Volume)12,803 (573,069)
Price/Sales1.60
Price/Book2.42
P/E20.63
Earning/Share$1.668
Current Year EPS Estimate$3.05
Next Year EPS Estimate$3.13
Previous Closing Price$34.41
50 Day Price Moving Average$35.21
200 Day Price Moving Average$33.51
Dividend Yield6.36%
1 yr Target Price$42.17
Ex-Dividend DateMay 13
PEG Ratio3.48
Short Ratio2.30
EBITDA$288.7M

The GEO Group (GEO) Stock Competitor Research and Analysis

Corrections Corporation of America (CXW)

Mutual Funds with The GEO Group (GEO) Stock in its top 10 holdings

FundCategoryGEO Holding Percentage
Goldman Sachs Sm Cap Eq Insights ASmall Blend0.69%
Hotchkis and Wiley Small Cap Value ASmall Value3.24%
Robeco WPG Small/Micro Cap ValueSmall Value2.55%
TFS Small CapSmall Blend0.49%
Goldman Sachs Sm Cap Eq Insights RSmall Blend0.69%

Latest Market News on The GEO Group (GEO)


Click here to find the latest news on The GEO Group (GEO)

Looking for Market Opportunties?


Today's Most Active Stocks
Today's Biggest Price % Gainers
Today's Biggest Price % Losers
Today's Unusual Rising Volume Stocks
Today's Unusual Falling Volume Stocks
Research Reports
Earning Calendar
ETF Center

See other companies in the same industry

Corrections Corporation of America (CXW)