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Marks and Spencer Group Plc Company Profile (LON:MKS)

Consensus Ratings for Marks and Spencer Group Plc (LON:MKS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 11 Sell Rating(s), 7 Hold Rating(s), 12 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.03)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 437.33

Analysts' Ratings History for Marks and Spencer Group Plc (LON:MKS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
6/29/2016Deutsche BankReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/28/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/27/2016BNP ParibasReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 310View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/27/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingUnderweightGBX 285View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/27/2016Goldman SachsReiterated RatingSellGBX 280View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/24/2016Credit SuisseReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 340View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/15/2016Haitong BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 450View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/10/2016Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingSellGBX 350View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/8/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 460View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/6/2016Berenberg BankLower Price TargetSellGBX 380 -> GBX 290View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/1/2016HSBCReiterated RatingBuyGBX 610View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/26/2016Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingHoldGBX 390View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/26/2016BarclaysLower Price TargetEqual WeightGBX 480 -> GBX 410View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/26/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/26/2016Jefferies GroupDowngradeUnderperformGBX 410 -> GBX 300View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/26/2016MacquarieLower Price TargetUnderperformGBX 380 -> GBX 370View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/25/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyGBX 475View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/25/2016Peel HuntBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 450 -> GBX 500View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/11/2016RBC CapitalReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 525View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/7/2016Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/11/2016Bank of AmericaDowngradeUnderperformGBX 480 -> GBX 385View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/10/2016AlphaValueReiterated RatingReduceGBX 408View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/4/2016InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 570View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/17/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingMarket PerformGBX 440View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/19/2016Grupo SantanderDowngradeUnderweightGBX 416View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/22/2015NomuraLower Price TargetBuyGBX 600 -> GBX 565View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/16/2015Charles StanleyUpgradeaccumulateView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/5/2015Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 550View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/14/2015Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuyGBX 635View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/25/2015Espirito Santo Investment Bank ResearchReiterated RatingBuyGBX 630View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/22/2015Cantor Fitzgerald EuropeReiterated RatingSellGBX 490View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/7/2015XYZ ResearchReiterated RatingTop PickGBX 650View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 6/30/2014 forward)
Earnings History for Marks and Spencer Group Plc (LON:MKS)
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Earnings Estimates for Marks and Spencer Group Plc (LON:MKS)
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Dividend History for Marks and Spencer Group Plc (LON:MKS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
5/25/2016GBX 16.504.13%6/2/20166/2/20167/15/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/4/2015GBX 6.801.27%11/12/201511/12/20151/8/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/20/2015GBX 11.601.99%5/28/20155/28/20157/10/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/5/2014GBX 6.401.44%11/13/201411/13/20141/9/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/20/2014GBX 10.802.42%5/28/20145/28/20147/11/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/5/2013GBX 6.201.24%11/13/201311/13/20131/10/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Insider Trading History for Marks and Spencer Group Plc (LON:MKS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
6/9/2016Swannell,RobertInsiderBuy26,298GBX 377£99,143.46Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/7/2016Weir,Helen AInsiderBuy20,500GBX 365£74,825Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/11/2016Swannell,RobertInsiderBuy3,000GBX 396£11,880Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/11/2016Fisher ,AndrewInsiderBuy3,536GBX 428£15,134.08Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/5/2015Chavanne,Patrick BousquetInsiderSell5,124GBX 503£25,773.72Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/17/2015Weir,Helen AInsiderBuy2,500GBX 493£12,325Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/25/2015Swannell,RobertInsiderBuy20,000GBX 501£100,200Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/7/2015Banga,Manvinder SinghInsiderBuy91,700GBX 549£503,433Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/8/2015Dixon ,JohnInsiderSell20,312GBX 536£108,872.32Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/22/2015Rowe,SteveInsiderSell15,448GBX 5.43£838.83Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/9/2015Richard SolomonsInsiderBuy5,000GBX 557.90£27,895Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/18/2015Andrew Nigel (Andy) HalfordInsiderBuy18,000GBX 513£92,340Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/12/2015Laura Wade - GeryInsiderSell70,862GBX 495.16£350,880.28Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/17/2015Steve RoweInsiderSell109,250GBX 489.75£535,051.88Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for Marks and Spencer Group Plc (LON:MKS)
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06/25/16 08:57 AMMarks & Spencer Group (LON:MKS) stock price target bumped up to GBX340 as reported today by Credit Suisse
06/23/16 07:55 AMMarks & Spencer Group (LON:MKS) Analyst Target Changes - Fiscal Standard
06/17/16 05:00 PMCredit Suisse recorded (LON:MKS) Marks Spencer Group PLC, maintaining its price target to GBX370 today - Breaking Finance News
06/16/16 02:59 AMM&S CUSTOMERS INVITED TO INVEST IN A NEW COMMUNITY ENERGY SCHEME - [at noodls] - M&S and Energy4All launch M&S Energy Society Members of M&S Energy Society can invest between £100 and £100,000 to fund solar panels on nine M&S stores, with a targeted interest rate of 5% M&S buys the ...
06/15/16 05:10 PMMarks & Spencer Group ( MKS )
06/15/16 05:10 PMHaitong Securities reported on (LON:MKS) Marks Spencer Group PLC, keeping its stock price target to GBX450 today
06/14/16 02:18 AMRetailer Ted Baker revenue up on online growth, new stores -
06/13/16 08:04 AM3 stocks for the bottom drawer: Royal Dutch Shell plc, BHP Billiton plc and Marks and Spencer Group plc
06/09/16 03:09 AMM&S PUBLISHES 2016 PLAN A REPORT AND PUTS CUSTOMER AT THE HEART OF ECO AND ETHICAL PLAN - [at noodls] - 2015/16 Plan A highlights Charity donations help reduce food waste by 9% Plastic microbeads removed to help protect marine life Clothing and food suppliers detailed on interactive supply chain map Only ...
06/07/16 05:25 PMDirector Deals - Marks & Spencer Group PLC (MKS)
06/06/16 05:06 PMIomart Group Plc (IOM) to Release Earnings on Tuesday
06/06/16 08:54 AMBerenberg Bank Trims Marks and Spencer Group Plc (MKS) Target Price to GBX 290 - Let Me Know About This
06/05/16 07:52 AMMarks and Spencer Group Plc (MKS) Earns “Buy” Rating from HSBC - Let Me Know About This
06/04/16 07:59 AMMarks and Spencer Group Plc (MKS) Lowered to “Underweight” at JPMorgan Chase & Co. - Let Me Know About This
06/03/16 07:58 AMHSBC reiterated Marks & Spencer Group PLC (LON:MKS) as 'Buy' With 610 PT - FTSE News - FTSE NewsHSBC reiterated Marks & Spencer Group PLC (LON:MKS) as 'Buy' With 610 PTFTSE NewsMarks and Spencer Group plc is a retailer in the United Kingdom. The Company is the holding company of the Marks & Spencer Group of companies. The Company operates through five segments: M&S for Business, M&S Bank, M&S Energy, M&S Outlet and ...and more »
06/03/16 07:58 AMMarks and Spencer Group Plc (LON:MKS) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” from Analysts - Let Me Know About This - Share Trading NewsMarks and Spencer Group Plc (LON:MKS) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” from AnalystsLet Me Know About ThisMarks and Spencer Group Plc logo Marks and Spencer Group Plc (LON:MKS) has earned an average rating of “Hold” from the thirty ratings firms that are presently covering the stock. Ten equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell ...Marks and Spencer Group Plc's (MKS) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at HSBCThe Cerbat GemCould Marks and Spencer Group Plc Crash Even More? The Stock Just Had a Gap DownFranklin IndependentHSBC Securities Reiterated Marks & Spencer Group PLC (LON:MKS) As 'Buy'Share Trading Newsall 758 news articles »
06/03/16 07:20 AM[$$] BHS: winners and losers - [at Financial Times] - Few events elicit nostalgia from Britain's chattering classes like the decline of high-street chains they never visited: Woolworths, Comet and now BHS. Pensions delivered the coup de grâce, but the trajectory ...
06/02/16 08:03 AMAre Johnson Matthey plc, Marks and Spencer Group plc and Wolseley plc destined to disappoint investors? - Yahoo Finance UK - Are Johnson Matthey plc, Marks and Spencer Group plc and Wolseley plc destined to disappoint investors?Yahoo Finance UKShares in Marks and Spencer Group (LSE: MKS) have fallen by nearly 20% since last week's results announcement. New boss Steve Rowe warned investors that cutting prices and investing in improved customer service and product would hit profits "in the ...and more »
06/01/16 08:04 AMMarks and Spencer Group Plc (MKS) Receives Under Review Rating from Haitong Bank - Let Me Know About This - Share Trading NewsMarks and Spencer Group Plc (MKS) Receives Under Review Rating from Haitong BankLet Me Know About ThisMarks and Spencer Group Plc logo Marks and Spencer Group Plc (LON:MKS)'s stock had its “under review” rating reaffirmed by equities researchers at Haitong Bank in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday. Shares of Marks and Spencer Group Plc ...Analysts at HSBC Reconfirmed their "Buy" rating for Marks Spencer Group PLC (LON:MKS) with GBX 610.00 Price TargetFranklin IndependentHSBC Securities Reiterated Marks & Spencer Group PLC (LON:MKS) As 'Buy'Share Trading Newsall 335 news articles »
06/01/16 07:57 AMSalesforce to buy Demandware for about $2.8 billion - [Reuters] - (Reuters) - Cloud-based software maker Salesforce.com Inc (CRM.N) said it would buy Demandware Inc (DWRE.N), whose software is used by businesses to run e-commerce websites, for about $2.8 billion. The ...
05/31/16 10:40 AMMarks and Spencer Group Plc's (MKS) “Buy” Rating Reaffirmed at Deutsche Bank - Let Me Know About This - Share Trading NewsMarks and Spencer Group Plc's (MKS) “Buy” Rating Reaffirmed at Deutsche BankLet Me Know About ThisMarks and Spencer Group Plc logo Marks and Spencer Group Plc (LON:MKS)'s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at Deutsche Bank in a research note issued to investors on Thursday. Other equities analysts have also recently issued reports ...Marks and Spencer Group Plc 13.8% Potential Upside Indicated by Deutsche BankDirectorsTalk Interviewsall 524 news articles »
05/28/16 11:32 AMMarks And Spencer Group Plc (MAKSY) Latest Broker Views - Marks and Spencer (MAKSY) was Downgraded by Jefferies to " Underperform". Marks and Spencer Group Plc (LON:MKS) has declined 22.82% since October 23, 2015 and is downtrending. Deutsche Bank maintained the stock on May 27 with "Buy" rating. The rating ...
05/28/16 11:32 AMMarks & Spencer Group PLC (LON:MKS) Receives 'Buy' Rating From Deutsche Bank - Numis's target would suggest a potential downside of -1.75% from the company's last stock price. MKS has been the topic of a number of other reports. Marks and Spencer Group Plc (OTC:MAKSY) traded down 2.565% during midday trading on Thursday, reaching $11 ...
05/28/16 03:00 AMIs It time to dump Kingfisher plc and Marks and Spencer Group plc? -
05/27/16 12:35 PMMarks Spencer Group PLC (LON:MKS) Sell Rating Reconfirmed by Goldman Sachs; With GBX 350.00 Target - Wall Street Hints and News - Marks Spencer Group PLC (LON:MKS) Sell Rating Reconfirmed by Goldman Sachs; With GBX 350.00 TargetWall Street Hints and NewsIn analysts note revealed on 26 May, Marks Spencer Group PLC (LON:MKS) stock Sell was reiterated by Analysts at Goldman Sachs. They currently have a GBX 350.00 price target on the stock. Goldman Sachs's price target would indicate a potential ...
05/27/16 12:35 PMMarks and Spencer Group Plc 13.8% Potential Upside Indicated by Deutsche Bank - DirectorsTalk Interviews - Marks and Spencer Group Plc 13.8% Potential Upside Indicated by Deutsche BankDirectorsTalk InterviewsMarks and Spencer Group Plc with EPIC/TICKER LON:MKS had its stock rating noted as 'Reiterates' with the recommendation being set at 'BUY' this morning by analysts at Deutsche Bank. Marks and Spencer Group Plc are listed in the Consumer Services ...and more »
05/27/16 12:14 PM[$$] Week in Review, May 28 - [at Financial Times] - A round up of some of the week's most significant corporate events and news stories. Monsanto leaves door open after rejecting Bayer bid Monsanto executives woke up last Monday to an offer of $62bn, after ...
05/26/16 11:39 AMMarks Spencer Group PLC (LON:MKS) Shares Rise as Beaufort Securities Reiterates "Hold" Rating - Wall Street Hints and News - Marks Spencer Group PLC (LON:MKS) Shares Rise as Beaufort Securities Reiterates "Hold" RatingWall Street Hints and NewsIn analysts report shared with investors on Thursday morning, Marks Spencer Group PLC (LON:MKS) stock had its “Hold” Rating kept by analysts at Beaufort Securities. Out of 25 analysts covering Marks Spencer Group PLC (LON:MKS), 12 rate it a “Buy”, ...
05/26/16 11:39 AMMarks and Spencer Group Plc 20.5% Potential Upside Indicated by Peel Hunt - DirectorsTalk Interviews - Marks and Spencer Group Plc 20.5% Potential Upside Indicated by Peel HuntDirectorsTalk InterviewsMarks and Spencer Group Plc using EPIC/TICKER code LON:MKS has had its stock rating noted as 'Reiterates' with the recommendation being set at 'BUY' today by analysts at Peel Hunt. Marks and Spencer Group Plc are listed in the Consumer Services ...and more »
05/26/16 08:01 AMWhich will double the quickest, Lloyds Banking Group plc, Marks & Spencer Group plc or Sirius Minerals plc? -
05/26/16 07:37 AM[$$] Debenhams: dot commerce - [at Financial Times] - Across the world, department stores face an existential struggle. In the US, shares in Macy's and Nordstrom have fallen sharply after missing sales forecasts. Spain's El Corte Inglés is barely profitable. ...
05/26/16 05:39 AMDebenhams and M&S: Compare and Beware -
05/26/16 03:46 AMMarks & Spencer Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MKS-GB : May 26, 2016 -
05/25/16 06:32 PMEdited Transcript of MKS.L earnings conference call or presentation 25-May-16 1:00pm GMT -
05/25/16 12:00 PMCanaccord Genuity Reiterated Marks & Spencer Group PLC (LON:MKS) As 'Buy' - Share Trading News - Share Trading NewsCanaccord Genuity Reiterated Marks & Spencer Group PLC (LON:MKS) As 'Buy'Share Trading NewsFollowing Canaccord Genuitys newly issued target price of 475 on the business's shares this indicates the broker now believes there is an increase of 15.29% from Marks & Spencer Group PLC's existing share price of 412. The amount of Marks & Spencer ...Berenberg Reiterated Marks & Spencer Group PLC (LON:MKS) As 'Sell'FTSE NewsLondon: Marks Spencer Group PLC (LON:MKS)'s Stock Had Its Sell Rating Restated at Berenberg in Report Issued ...Wall Street Hints and Newsall 6 news articles »
05/25/16 11:09 AMBritain's FTSE climbs as banks, oil companies rise, M&S slumps -
05/25/16 09:59 AM[$$] Marks and Spencer's New Strategy: Don't Expect Early Delivery -
05/25/16 09:55 AMEdited Transcript of MKS.L earnings conference call or presentation 25-May-16 9:00am GMT -
05/25/16 06:07 AMFull Year 2016 Marks and Spencer Group PLC Earnings Release - 02:00 am ET -
05/22/16 08:15 AM[$$] Week Ahead Corporate Diary: May 23 - May 27 - [at Financial Times] - Diary commentary from FT reporters; data and company announcements, unless otherwise stated, from Thomson Reuters. Company announcements are of information publicly available before last week. Ryanair ...
05/20/16 12:15 PMMarks & Spencer share price: Analysts see recovery as elusive - iNVEZZ - iNVEZZMarks & Spencer share price: Analysts see recovery as elusiveiNVEZZMarks & Spencer's (LON:MKS) recovery remains elusive, Jefferies has said, as it retained its neutral rating on the high street retailer. The comments come ahead of a strategy update by the group's new boss Steve Rowe who will tell investors next week ...and more »
05/17/16 12:51 PMMarks and Spencer Group Plc 6.3% Potential Upside Indicated by Peel Hunt - DirectorsTalk Interviews - FTSE NewsMarks and Spencer Group Plc 6.3% Potential Upside Indicated by Peel HuntDirectorsTalk InterviewsMarks and Spencer Group Plc with EPIC/TICKER LON:MKS has had its stock rating noted as 'Reiterates' with the recommendation being set at 'BUY' today by analysts at Peel Hunt. Marks and Spencer Group Plc are listed in the Consumer Services sector ...Marks & Spencer Group PLC (LON:MKS) Receives 'Buy' Rating From Brokers At Peel HuntFTSE NewsWhy investing in Whitbread plc and Marks and Spencer Group plc could lead to a comfortable retirementMotley Fool UKall 8 news articles »
05/13/16 04:40 AMWill classic British brands Marks and Spencer Group plc and WM Morrison Supermarkets plc survive another century? -
05/12/16 01:00 AMMarks & Spencer Is a Catwalk Pioneer -
05/11/16 02:00 AMIs it time to buy famous British retail brands Next plc, Burberry Group plc and Marks and Spencer Group Plc? -
05/10/16 03:23 PMMarks & Spencer Group Plc : Overvalued relative to peers, but may deserve another look -
05/06/16 01:41 PM[$$] Tina Green: the queen of retail who reigns from Monaco - [at Financial Times] - He was known as the relentless empire builder of the British rag trade, but as Sir Philip Green prepared for his second assault on the boardroom of the country's biggest clothing chain 12 years ago, he ...
05/06/16 02:20 AMIs it time to buy the UK high street with Next plc, Sports Direct International plc and Marks and Spencer Group plc? -
05/05/16 04:37 PMETF’s with exposure to Marks & Spencer Group Plc : May 5, 2016 -
05/04/16 04:48 AMUK's Next says weather and economy slowing sales - [Reuters - UK Focus] - "Without having had any good weather it's very difficult to know how much of the underperformance is down to weather and how much is down to the general consumer," Next Chief Executive Simon Wolfson said in an interview on Wednesday. British retail sales fell at the sharpest rate in more than four years last month, after cold weather turned shoppers away from new spring and summer clothes, the Confederation of British Industry said last week.
About Marks and Spencer Group Plc

Marks and Spencer Group Plc logoMarks and Spencer Group plc is a retailer in the United Kingdom. The Company is the holding company of the Marks & Spencer Group of companies. The Company operates through five segments: M&S for Business, M&S Bank, M&S Energy, M&S Outlet and M&S TV to provide the services of Christmas Shopping, Style & Living, Women, Lingerie, Beauty, Men, Kids, Home, Food & Wine, Flowers & Gifts, Outlets, Television, Energy and M&S Bank. It offers clothing and home products, as well as foods, sourced from around 2,000 suppliers globally. The Company has over 798 stores across the United Kingdom in high streets and retail parks, as well as stations, airports and other locations ranging from out-of-town and flagship stores of over 100,000 square feet, to Simply Food stores of around 7,000 square feet. The Company has over 455 international stores in 54 territories across Europe.

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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: MKS
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $4.17
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $380.39
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $414.01
  • P/E Ratio: 12.76
  • P/E Growth: 7.98
  • Market Cap: $5.12B
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $31.55 EPS
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