Compass Group Plc’s organic revenue decline by 46.1% in April

  • The underlying revenue was up by 1.6 per cent to £12.6 billion in the first half of 2020.
  • The underlying operating profit decreased by 10 per cent to £854 million on a constant currency basis.
  • The company’s organic revenue declined by 46.1% in April.
  • Due to countrywide lockdowns to contain the spread of COVID-19, nearly 50 per cent of the company’s business was closed in April.
  • The group, with the ticker symbol “CPG” traded on LSE at GBX 1,039.50 on 19th May 2020 at the time of writing (GMT 1:27 PM before the market close).