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Mothercare plc Company Profile (LON:MTC)

Consensus Ratings for Mothercare plc (LON:MTC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s), 4 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.60)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 211

Analysts' Ratings History for Mothercare plc (LON:MTC)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
5/20/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetOverweightGBX 244 -> GBX 201View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/19/2016Numis Securities LtdUpgradeBuyGBX 145View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/19/2016Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 275View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/15/2016Berenberg BankDowngradeSellGBX 250 -> GBX 130View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/8/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuyGBX 304View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/22/2015Cantor Fitzgerald EuropeReiterated RatingSellGBX 90View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/15/2015Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingSellGBX 160View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/6/2015Oriel Securities LtdReiterated RatingHoldGBX 175View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 6/30/2014 forward)
Earnings History for Mothercare plc (LON:MTC)
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Earnings Estimates for Mothercare plc (LON:MTC)
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Dividend History for Mothercare plc (LON:MTC)
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Insider Trading History for Mothercare plc (LON:MTC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
5/20/2016Newton-Jones,MarkInsiderBuy20,143GBX 123£24,775.89Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/16/2016Rivers,RichardInsiderBuy8,600GBX 123£10,578Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/24/2016Smothers,RichardInsiderSell1,601GBX 180£2,881.80Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/17/2015Newton-Jones,MarkInsiderBuy21,843GBX 227£49,583.61Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/27/2015Newton-Jones,MarkInsiderBuy17,606GBX 282£49,648.92Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for Mothercare plc (LON:MTC)
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06/29/16 08:07 AMNew Analyst Ratings For Mothercare (LON:MTC) - Fiscal Standard
06/28/16 03:51 AMMothercare Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MTC-GB : June 28, 2016 -
06/27/16 04:00 AMMothercare Plc : Director Declaration - [at noodls] - Released : 27.06.2016 27 June 2016 Mothercare Plc Listing Rule 9.6.14(R) Disclosure In accordance with Listing Rule 9.6.14(R), Mothercare Plc has been informed that its Chief Executive Officer, Mark Newton­Jones, ...
06/23/16 07:59 AM'Brexit' Threatens UK Restaurants, Retailers With Higher Labor Costs - Wall Street Journal
06/15/16 02:09 AMMothercare Plc : Annual Financial Report - [at noodls] - Released : 15.06.2016 Mothercare PLC Annual Financial Report To the London Stock Exchange 15 June 2016 Mothercare plc ("the Company") ANNUAL REPORT AND FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND NOTICE OF ANNUAL ...
06/01/16 05:48 PMTesco plc or Mothercare plc: which is the best recovery play? - Motley Fool UK - Tesco plc or Mothercare plc: which is the best recovery play?Motley Fool UKToday I'll be taking a closer look at two retailers who've suffered at the hands of the market in recent years, Mothercare (LSE: MTC) and Tesco (LSE: TSCO). Do either of these companies make for a good recovery play, or is there further pain on the ...and more »
06/01/16 08:12 AMTesco plc or Mothercare plc: which is the best recovery play? - AOL Money UK - Tesco plc or Mothercare plc: which is the best recovery play?AOL Money UKToday I'll be taking a closer look at two retailers who've suffered at the hands of the market in recent years, Mothercare(LSE: MTC) and Tesco (LSE: TSCO). Do either of these companies make for a good recovery play, or is there further pain on the horizon?and more »
05/31/16 05:33 PMNew Analyst Ratings For Mothercare (LON:MTC) - Share Trading News - New Analyst Ratings For Mothercare (LON:MTC)Share Trading NewsA number of investment brokers have recently updated their price targets on shares of Mothercare (LON:MTC). According to the latest broker ... Mothercare plc is a United Kingdom-based retailer for parents and young children. The principal activity of ...and more »
05/31/16 04:42 AMMothercare Plc : Director/PDMR Shareholding - [at noodls] - Released : 23.05.2016 The London Stock Exchange 23 May 2016 Director/PDMR Shareholdings Mothercare plc announces that on 20th May 2016, the following director/person discharging managerial responsibilities, ...
05/31/16 04:42 AMMothercare Plc : Total voting rights - [at noodls] - Released : 03.05.2016 3 May 2016 Mothercare plc ­ Voting Rights and Share Capital In conformity with the Transparency Directive's ongoing disclosure provisions for issuers, the following updated information ...
05/31/16 04:42 AMMothercare Plc : Final Results - [at noodls] - Released : 19.05.2016 Mothercare Plc FY2015/16 Full Year Results Underlying profits up 51% as UK turnaround continues with plans underway to strengthen the International business Mothercare plc, the global ...
05/28/16 04:31 PMCapital Economics' Jessop on goldilocks 'not too high, not too low' oil price - Proactive Investors USA & Canada - Proactive Investors USA & CanadaCapital Economics' Jessop on goldilocks 'not too high, not too low' oil priceProactive Investors USA & CanadaJulian Jessop, Chief Global Economist from Capital Economics says the recent uptick in the price of oil could be beneficial for energy industry players. The ideal scenario he says would be if prices settle between US$45 to US$60 in the next few years ...and more »
05/27/16 02:46 PM[$$] BHS trading improves as hunt for buyer continues - [at Financial Times] - A viral marketing campaign to "Save BHS" came closer to achieving its purpose on Friday, after a bumper month of sales gave administrators extra time to find a buyer for the collapsed high-street ...
05/24/16 03:30 PMMothercare Plc : Nothing new to offer? Neutral outlook -
05/24/16 03:28 PM[$$] Former Mothercare managing director joins BHS bidding - [at Financial Times] - A former managing director of Mothercare is leading a bid to acquire BHS, brightening hopes that a buyer could be found for the collapsed high street chain after some other potential buyers withdrew. Greg ...
05/21/16 04:10 PMJP Morgan Cazenove reiterated Mothercare PLC (LON:MTC) as 'Overweight' With 201 PT - FTSE News - FTSE NewsJP Morgan Cazenove reiterated Mothercare PLC (LON:MTC) as 'Overweight' With 201 PTFTSE NewsMothercare plc is a United Kingdom-based retailer for parents and young children. The principal activity of the Company is to operate as a specialist multi-channel retailer, franchisor and wholesaler of products for mothers-to-be, babies and children ...and more »
05/20/16 09:34 PMNumis Securities Gives Mothercare PLC Price Target With Potential 14.85% Upside - FTSE News - FTSE NewsNumis Securities Gives Mothercare PLC Price Target With Potential 14.85% UpsideFTSE NewsThe principal activity of the Company is to operate as a specialist multi-channel retailer, franchisor and wholesaler of products for mothers-to-be, babies and children under the Mothercare and Early Learning Centre (ELC) brands. The Company's ...and more »
05/20/16 04:27 PMMothercare recaptures past glories – Financial Orbit's Bailey - Proactive Investors USA & Canada - Proactive Investors USA & CanadaMothercare recaptures past glories – Financial Orbit's BaileyProactive Investors USA & CanadaChris Bailey, founder of market analysis company Financial Orbit, tells Proactive Investors that Mothercare plc (LON:MTC) had “recaptured past glories” by returning to first principles after losing its way. On the day the baby goods chain reported its ...and more »
05/20/16 04:27 PMPeel Hunt reiterated Mothercare PLC (LON:MTC) as 'Buy' With 275 PT - FTSE News - FTSE NewsPeel Hunt reiterated Mothercare PLC (LON:MTC) as 'Buy' With 275 PTFTSE NewsMothercare plc is a United Kingdom-based retailer for parents and young children. The principal activity of the Company is to operate as a specialist multi-channel retailer, franchisor and wholesaler of products for mothers-to-be, babies and children ...Analysts At JP Morgan Reiterated Mothercare PLC (LON:MTC) As OverweightRisers & FallersMothercare PLC (LON:MTC) Stock Rating Maintained by JP Morgan Cazenove; The GBX 201.00 Target Indicates ...Wall Street Hints and NewsMothercare plc 67.5% Potential Upside Indicated by JP Morgan CazenoveDirectorsTalk Interviewsall 46 news articles »
05/20/16 04:27 PMMothercare PLC (LON:MTC) Issued With 'Buy' Rating At Numis - FTSE News - FTSE NewsMothercare PLC (LON:MTC) Issued With 'Buy' Rating At NumisFTSE NewsMothercare plc is a United Kingdom-based retailer for parents and young children. The principal activity of the Company is to operate as a specialist multi-channel retailer, franchisor and wholesaler of products for mothers-to-be, babies and children ...Peel Hunt Reconfirms a "Buy" Rating on Mothercare PLC (LON:MTC) and GBX 275.00 TargetFranklin Independentall 270 news articles »
05/19/16 04:29 PMMothercare Plc reports pretax profit in fiscal year - Quick Facts - RTT News - Mothercare Plc reports pretax profit in fiscal year - Quick FactsRTT NewsMothercare Plc (MTC.L) reported profit before tax of 9.7 million pounds for the 52-week period to 26 March 2016 compared to a loss of 13.1 million pounds, a year ago. Profit per share was 3.6 pence compared to a loss of 12.6 pence. Underlying profit ...and more »
05/19/16 04:29 PMMothercare PLC (LON:MTC) upgraded to 'Buy' At Numis - Share Trading News - Share Trading NewsMothercare PLC (LON:MTC) upgraded to 'Buy' At NumisShare Trading NewsMothercare plc is a United Kingdom-based retailer for parents and young children. The principal activity of the Company is to operate as a specialist multi-channel retailer, franchisor and wholesaler of products for mothers-to-be, babies and children ...Mothercare recaptures past glories – Financial Orbit's BaileyProactive Investors USA & Canadaall 3 news articles »
05/19/16 07:39 AMWhy are Fevertree Drinks plc, Mothercare plc and Hochschild Mining plc today's big movers? - Motley Fool UK - Why are Fevertree Drinks plc, Mothercare plc and Hochschild Mining plc today's big movers?Motley Fool UKAlso among today's major movers is Mothercare (LSE: MTC). Its shares have risen by as much as 9% after it reported a return to profitability in the year to 26 March. In fact, underlying pre-tax profit increased by 51%, while the company is making ...and more »
05/19/16 07:39 AMMothercare swings to FY profit amid turnaround - MarketWatch - euronewsMothercare swings to FY profit amid turnaroundMarketWatchLONDON--Mothercare PLC (MTC.LN), a retailer for parents and young children, on Thursday reported its first statutory profit in five years, two years into its U.K. turnaround plan. Pretax profit for the 52 weeks to March 26 was 9.7 million pounds ($14.1 ...Mothercare posts full-year profit on turnaround planeuronewsall 16 news articles »
05/19/16 07:39 AMPeel Hunt Releases Mothercare PLC Price Target With Potential 117.61% Upside - Share Trading News - Share Trading NewsPeel Hunt Releases Mothercare PLC Price Target With Potential 117.61% UpsideShare Trading NewsThe principal activity of the Company is to operate as a specialist multi-channel retailer, franchisor and wholesaler of products for mothers-to-be, babies and children under the Mothercare and Early Learning Centre (ELC) brands. The Company's ...and more »
05/19/16 07:01 AMMothercare Reports First Profit In Five Years -
05/19/16 06:13 AMWhy are Fevertree Drinks plc, Mothercare plc and Hochschild Mining plc today’s big movers? -
05/19/16 03:58 AMMothercare posts full-year profit on turnaround plan -
05/10/16 04:47 PMIs there any equity value left in Mothercare plc, Sepura plc and Gulf Keystone Petroleum Limited - Motley Fool UK - Is there any equity value left in Mothercare plc, Sepura plc and Gulf Keystone Petroleum LimitedMotley Fool UKContrarian value investing is all about finding unpopular stocks trading at cheap prices. This can be a risky business but the returns on offer more than make up for the risk taken by investors. Mothercare (LSE: MTC) is one such out-of-favour stock ...and more »
05/06/16 03:17 AMMothercare (LON:MTC) Broker Updates - Share Trading News - Mothercare (LON:MTC) Broker UpdatesShare Trading NewsRecently stock market analysts have updated their consensus ratings on shares of Mothercare (LON:MTC). The latest broker reports which are ... Mothercare plc is a United Kingdom-based retailer for parents and young children. The principal activity of ...and more »
05/04/16 09:47 PMWhat's Propelling Mothercare plc to Decline So Much? - B.O.D.Y Confidential - B.O.D.Y ConfidentialWhat's Propelling Mothercare plc to Decline So Much?B.O.D.Y ConfidentialThe stock of Mothercare plc (LON:MTC) is a huge mover today! The stock decreased 6.95% or GBX 8.25 on May 4, hitting GBX 110.5. About 363,611 shares traded hands. Mothercare plc (LON:MTC) has declined 50.61% since October 2, 2015 and is ...Investment Analysts' Weekly Ratings Changes for Mothercare plc (MTC)Web Breaking NewsHow Analysts Feel About Mothercare plc (LON:MTC)?The Postall 905 news articles »
04/28/16 05:05 PM3i sells Mayborn to China's Jahwa, gets 3.5 times investment - and Mothercare Plc (MTC.L). Jahwa, a Chinese chemical products maker, had said two weeks back that its controlling investor, Ping An Insurance Group (601318.SS), was in talks to buy a stake in Mayborn, refuting the Sky News report that said Jahwa itself ...
04/26/16 05:44 AMAre Marks and Spencer group plc, N Brown group plc & Mothercare plc set for the same fate as BHS? -
04/25/16 10:48 PMWhat's Mothercare plc Upside After Today's Huge Increase? - The Post - Share Trading NewsWhat's Mothercare plc Upside After Today's Huge Increase?The PostThe stock of Mothercare plc (LON:MTC) is a huge mover today! The stock increased 4.74% or GBX 5.75 on April 25, hitting GBX 127. About 835,633 shares traded hands or 116.13% up from the average. Mothercare plc (LON:MTC) has declined 43.18% since ...Mothercare (LON:MTC) Morning Trade VolumesShare Trading Newsall 2 news articles »
04/25/16 05:40 PMRetailer BHS Faces Uncertain Future - Morningstar - Retailer BHS Faces Uncertain FutureMorningstarPoundland (PLND), Mothercare (MTC) and Bonmarché (BON) have all fallen by more than 40% over the past 12 months after weak trading updates. Russ Mould ... ASOS Plc (ASC) the online retailer has gained 1.2% year to date. In mid-April 2016, the ...and more »
04/17/16 05:33 AM[$$] Mothercare unlikely to deliver overdue growth spurt for investors - [at Financial Times] - FTT or "failure to thrive" is a term used by medics for sickly children, and sometimes geriatrics, who lose weight or fail to grow as expected. Some small companies are like that. They always ...
04/16/16 04:29 PMNumis Securities indicated Mothercare PLC (LON:MTC) as 'Add' With 175 PT - FTSE News - FTSE NewsNumis Securities indicated Mothercare PLC (LON:MTC) as 'Add' With 175 PTFTSE NewsMothercare plc is a United Kingdom-based retailer for parents and young children. The principal activity of the Company is to operate as a specialist multi-channel retailer, franchisor and wholesaler of products for mothers-to-be, babies and children ...Mothercare PLC (LON:MTC) Receives 'Add' Rating From NumisShare Trading NewsHow Analysts Rated Mothercare plc (LON:MTC) Last Week?Business Standard TribuneShares Of Mothercare PLC (LON:MTC) Rated As Sell By Analysts At BerenbergRisers & Fallersall 10 news articles »
04/16/16 03:13 AMMothercare PLC (LON:MTC) Issued With 'Overweight' Rating At JP Morgan Cazenove - FTSE News - FTSE NewsMothercare PLC (LON:MTC) Issued With 'Overweight' Rating At JP Morgan CazenoveFTSE NewsOn Thursday JP Morgan Cazenove reiterated its target for shares of Mothercare PLC as 'Overweight' recommending a target price of 244 for investors; potentially meaning there is an increase of 63.21% from Mothercare PLC's share price of 149.5 ...Shares Of Mothercare PLC (LON:MTC) Rated As Sell By Analysts At BerenbergRisers & FallersMothercare PLC (LON:MTC) Receives 'Add' Rating From NumisShare Trading NewsHow Analysts Rated Mothercare plc (LON:MTC) Last Week?Business Standard Tribuneall 7 news articles »
04/15/16 05:23 AMBroker tips: Mothercare, Man Group, Poundland -
04/15/16 03:21 AMMothercare PLC (LON:MTC) Receives Overweight Rating From JP Morgan Cazenove Analysts - Risers & Fallers - Risers & FallersMothercare PLC (LON:MTC) Receives Overweight Rating From JP Morgan Cazenove AnalystsRisers & FallersMothercare PLC (LON:MTC) had its stock rating reiterated as 'Overweight' in a report released by analysts at JP Morgan Cazenove. JP Morgan Cazenove today set a target price of 244 on the company's stock. According to the analyst this now indicates ...and more »
04/14/16 10:11 PMCould Mothercare plc See a Reversal After Having a Gap Down Now? - Clinton Financial - Clinton FinancialCould Mothercare plc See a Reversal After Having a Gap Down Now?Clinton FinancialThe stock of Mothercare plc (LON:MTC) gapped down by GBX 20.75 today and has GBX 133.06 target or 11.00% below today's GBX 149.50 share price. The 5 months technical chart setup indicates high risk for the GBX 255.44 million company. The gap ...and more »
04/14/16 05:03 PMMothercare PLC (LON:MTC) Issued With 'Buy' Rating From Peel Hunt - Share Trading News - Share Trading NewsMothercare PLC (LON:MTC) Issued With 'Buy' Rating From Peel HuntShare Trading NewsThe principal activity of the Company is to operate as a specialist multi-channel retailer, franchisor and wholesaler of products for mothers-to-be, babies and children under the Mothercare and Early Learning Centre (ELC) brands. The Company's ...Mothercare plc's Stock Is Sell After Today's Huge DeclineClinton FinancialMothercare plc (MTC) Given "Buy" Rating at Peel HuntMas Market NewsMothercare plc (MTC) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel HuntWeb Breaking Newsall 1,771 news articles »
04/14/16 10:42 AMMothercare Shares Fall 21% As World Sales Ease -
04/14/16 10:39 AM[$$] Mothercare hit by sharp drop in overseas sales - [at Financial Times] - Shares in Mothercare fell nearly 20 per cent on Thursday, the company's worst drop in two years, after the buggy-to-babywear retailer said international sales fell sharply in the fourth quarter. Mothercare ...
04/14/16 08:58 AMMothercare Shares Fall 18% As World Sales Ease -
04/14/16 05:45 AMMothercare tumbles as it highlights weakness in international business -
04/13/16 04:59 PMPeel Hunt Reaffirms Buy Rating for Mothercare plc (MTC) - Washington News Wire - Risers & FallersPeel Hunt Reaffirms Buy Rating for Mothercare plc (MTC)Washington News WireMothercare plc logo Peel Hunt reissued their buy rating on shares of Mothercare plc (LON:MTC) in a research note issued to investors on Friday, Analyst Ratings Network.com reports. The firm currently has a GBX 275 ($3.93) price objective on the stock.Shares Of Mothercare PLC (LON:MTC) Rated As Buy By Analysts At Peel HuntRisers & FallersMothercare PLC (LON:MTC) Issued With 'Buy' Rating From Peel HuntShare Trading NewsMothercare plc's Stock Is Sell After Today's Huge DeclineClinton FinancialWeb Breaking News -Mas Market Newsall 1,771 news articles »
04/13/16 07:41 AMShares Of Mothercare PLC (LON:MTC) Rated As Buy By Analysts At Peel Hunt - Risers & Fallers - Risers & FallersShares Of Mothercare PLC (LON:MTC) Rated As Buy By Analysts At Peel HuntRisers & FallersAccording to an update released by analysts at Peel Hunt the broker has now set a 'Buy' rating on shares of Mothercare PLC (LON:MTC) with a price target of 275. Peel Hunt on Wednesday reiterated Mothercare PLC's analyst rating as 'Buy' with its price ...Mothercare PLC (LON:MTC) Issued With 'Buy' Rating From Peel HuntShare Trading NewsMothercare plc's Stock Is Sell After Today's Huge DeclineClinton FinancialMothercare plc (MTC) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel HuntWeb Breaking NewsMas Market Newsall 1,638 news articles »
04/12/16 03:10 AMMothercare plc's Stock Is Sell After Today's Huge Decline - Clinton Financial - Share Trading NewsMothercare plc's Stock Is Sell After Today's Huge DeclineClinton FinancialThe stock of Mothercare plc (LON:MTC) is a huge mover today! The stock decreased 3.35% or GBX 6.5 on April 11, hitting GBX 187.5. About 16,740 shares traded hands. Mothercare plc (LON:MTC) has declined 18.48% since September 10, 2015 and is ...Mothercare plc (MTC) Given "Buy" Rating at Peel HuntMas Market Newsall 472 news articles »
03/22/16 07:40 PMPeel Hunt upgrades Mothercare to 'buy' despite forex hitting forecast -
About Mothercare plc

Mothercare plc logoMothercare plc is a United Kingdom-based retailer for parents and young children. The principal activity of the Company is to operate as a specialist multi-channel retailer, franchisor and wholesaler of products for mothers-to-be, babies and children under the Mothercare and Early Learning Centre (ELC) brands. The Company's operating segments include the UK business and the International business. The UK business segment includes the United Kingdom store and wholesale operations, catalogue and Web sales. The International business segment includes franchise and wholesale revenues outside the United Kingdom. Its clothing and footwear product includes ranges for babies, children and maternity wear, home and travel includes pushchairs, car seats, furniture, bedding, feeding and bathing equipment, and toys are mainly for babies. It operates in the United Kingdom through its stores and direct business, and across the globe in approximately 60 countries through its franchise network.

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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: MTC
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $1.75
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $131.40
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $173.52
  • P/E Ratio: 37.01
  • P/E Growth: 0.58
  • Market Cap: $227.60M
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $9.90 EPS
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