GEO - The GEO Group, Inc.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
17.45
-0.16 (-0.91%)
At close: 4:00PM EDT
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Previous Close17.61
Open17.63
Bid0.00 x 800
Ask0.00 x 900
Day's Range17.34 - 17.63
52 Week Range16.33 - 25.25
Volume2,824,127
Avg. Volume1,025,026
Market Cap2.116B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.92
PE Ratio (TTM)13.53
EPS (TTM)1.29
Earnings DateNov 5, 2019 - Nov 11, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield1.92 (10.90%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-07-18
1y Target Est23.00
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    This retreat follows a parade of major lenders announcing they would no longer offer financing to private detention center operators amid a public uproar over immigrant detention policies of U.S. President Donald Trump's administration. Wells Fargo and SunTrust Robinson Humphrey dropped analyst coverage of the prison companies earlier this month putting the pair in a very small group of big companies with no coverage from Wall Street analysts that sell research to investors. GEO and CoreCivic are among the roughly 3% of companies without analyst coverage among New York Stock Exchange listed companies with a market capitalizations between $1 billion and $3 billion, according to data from Refinitiv.

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    UPDATE 1-U.S. House seeks documents from companies that run immigrant detention centers

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    UPDATE 3-SunTrust to stop financing private U.S. prison operators

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