Geo Group (GEO – Research Report) received a Buy rating and a $15.00 price target from Noble Financial analyst Joe Gomes today. The company’s shares closed last Friday at $11.08, close to its 52-week low of $9.95.
According to TipRanks.com, Gomes is currently ranked with 0 stars on a 0-5 stars ranking scale, with an average return of -6.7% and a 32.5% success rate. Gomes covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Information Services Group, Kelly Services, and DLH Holdings.
Currently, the analyst consensus on Geo Group is a Moderate Buy with an average price target of $15.00.
The company has a one-year high of $21.32 and a one-year low of $9.95. Currently, Geo Group has an average volume of 1.83M.
Based on the recent corporate insider activity of 37 insiders, corporate insider sentiment is positive on the stock. This means that over the past quarter there has been an increase of insiders buying their shares of GEO in relation to earlier this year.
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The GEO Group, Inc. is a real estate investment trust, which specializes in the ownership, lease, and management of correctional, detention, and re-entry facilities. It operates through the following segments: U.S. Corrections and Detention; GEO Care; International Services; and Facility Construction and Design. The U.S. Corrections and Detention segment encompasses United States based public-private partnership corrections and detention business. The GEO Care segment consists of community-based services business, youth services business, and electronic monitoring and supervision service. The International Services segment includes detention operations in South Africa, Australia, and the United Kingdom. The Facility Construction and Design segment contracts with states, local, federal agencies, and international agencies for the design and construction of buildings. The company was founded by George C. Zoley in 1984 and is headquartered in Boca Raton, FL.