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HAS

Hays LSE:HAS Stock Report

Last Price

UK£1.26

Market Cap

UK£2.1b

7D

-1.3%

1Y

-17.1%

Updated

10 Aug, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
HAS fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation4/6
Future Growth3/6
Past Performance2/6
Financial Health6/6
Dividends2/6

HAS Stock Overview

Hays plc operates as a recruitment company in Australia, New Zealand, Germany, the United Kingdom, Ireland, and internationally.

Hays plc Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Hays
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUK£1.26
52 Week HighUK£1.77
52 Week LowUK£1.05
Beta1.26
1 Month Change7.82%
3 Month Change6.18%
1 Year Change-17.11%
3 Year Change-13.39%
5 Year Change-26.61%
Change since IPO198.81%

Recent News & Updates

Jul 11
What Is Hays plc's (LON:HAS) Share Price Doing?

What Is Hays plc's (LON:HAS) Share Price Doing?

Hays plc ( LON:HAS ), might not be a large cap stock, but it received a lot of attention from a substantial price...

May 29
Some Investors May Be Worried About Hays' (LON:HAS) Returns On Capital

Some Investors May Be Worried About Hays' (LON:HAS) Returns On Capital

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Shareholder Returns

HASGB Professional ServicesGB Market
7D-1.3%0.1%0.3%
1Y-17.1%-1.4%-8.9%

Return vs Industry: HAS underperformed the UK Professional Services industry which returned -1.6% over the past year.

Return vs Market: HAS underperformed the UK Market which returned -11.2% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is HAS's price volatile compared to industry and market?
HAS volatility
HAS Average Weekly Movement4.4%
Professional Services Industry Average Movement4.2%
Market Average Movement5.4%
10% most volatile stocks in GB Market10.9%
10% least volatile stocks in GB Market2.7%

Stable Share Price: HAS is not significantly more volatile than the rest of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.

Volatility Over Time: HAS's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
196812,100Alistair Coxhttps://www.haysplc.com

Hays plc operates as a recruitment company in Australia, New Zealand, Germany, the United Kingdom, Ireland, and internationally. The company offers permanent, temporary, and contractor recruitment services, such as qualified, professional, and skilled recruitment to public and private sectors. It also specializes in offering recruitment services in the areas of accountancy and finance, construction and property, technology, life sciences, sales and marketing, banking and capital markets, contact centers, education, engineering and manufacturing, executive, financial services, health and social care, human resources, legal, office support, energy, oil and gas, procurement, retail, resources and mining, and telecoms.

Hays plc Fundamentals Summary

How do Hays's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
HAS fundamental statistics
Market CapUK£2.06b
Earnings (TTM)UK£117.30m
Revenue (TTM)UK£5.96b

17.6x

P/E Ratio

0.3x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
HAS income statement (TTM)
RevenueUK£5.96b
Cost of RevenueUK£5.53b
Gross ProfitUK£434.80m
Other ExpensesUK£317.50m
EarningsUK£117.30m

Last Reported Earnings

Dec 31, 2021

Next Earnings Date

Aug 25, 2022

Earnings per share (EPS)0.071
Gross Margin7.30%
Net Profit Margin1.97%
Debt/Equity Ratio0%

How did HAS perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

1.5%

Current Dividend Yield

31%

Payout Ratio