Compass, Inc. (NYSE:COMP) Given Average Rating of “Hold” by Brokerages

Shares of Compass, Inc. (NYSE:COMPGet Free Report) have earned a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the nine research firms that are currently covering the firm, MarketBeat.com reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 12 month price target among brokers that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is $3.83.

Several research analysts have recently issued reports on COMP shares. BTIG Research dropped their target price on shares of Compass from $4.50 to $4.30 and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a research note on Thursday, February 29th. UBS Group increased their target price on Compass from $3.50 to $4.00 and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research note on Tuesday, May 14th. Barclays lifted their price objective on Compass from $2.50 to $4.00 and gave the stock an “equal weight” rating in a report on Tuesday, March 5th. Gordon Haskett downgraded shares of Compass from a “hold” rating to an “underperform” rating and dropped their price target for the company from $2.75 to $2.25 in a report on Wednesday, February 21st. Finally, Needham & Company LLC reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $5.00 price target on shares of Compass in a research note on Thursday, May 9th.

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Compass Stock Down 0.8 %

Compass stock opened at $3.75 on Friday. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $3.67 and its 200 day moving average is $3.40. The company has a market capitalization of $1.85 billion, a P/E ratio of -6.05 and a beta of 2.87. Compass has a twelve month low of $1.82 and a twelve month high of $4.68.

Compass (NYSE:COMPGet Free Report) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May 8th. The company reported ($0.27) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.20) by ($0.07). Compass had a negative return on equity of 71.71% and a negative net margin of 6.10%. The company had revenue of $1.05 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $1.03 billion. As a group, equities analysts expect that Compass will post -0.37 EPS for the current year.

Insider Buying and Selling

In other Compass news, major shareholder Excalibur (Cayman) Ltd Svf sold 16,900,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, May 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of $4.30, for a total transaction of $72,670,000.00. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 75,570,273 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $324,952,173.90. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link. 6.25% of the stock is currently owned by insiders.

Compass Company Profile

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Compass, Inc provides real estate brokerage services in the United States. It operates a cloud-based platform that provides an integrated suite of software for customer relationship management, marketing, client service, operations, and other functionality in the real estate industry. The company offers mobile apps that allow agents to manage their business anytime and anywhere, as well as designs consumer-grade user interfaces, automated and simplified workflows for agent-client interactions, and insight-rich dashboards and reports.

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