Card Factory PLC Company Profile (LON:CARD)

About Card Factory PLC

Card Factory PLC logoCard Factory plc is a specialist retailer of greeting cards, dressings and gifts. The Company operates through two segments: Card Factory and Getting Personal. The Card Factory segment retails greeting cards, dressing and gifts in the United Kingdom through a network of stores. The Getting Personal segment is an online retailer of personalized cards and gifts. Its physical store network operates in three areas: single cards, non-card items and Christmas box cards. Its single cards include individual cards for everyday occasions, such as birthdays, anniversaries, weddings, thank you, get well soon, good luck, congratulations, sympathy and new baby cards, and seasonal occasions, such as Christmas, Mother's Day, Father's Day, Valentine's Day, Easter, thank you teacher, graduation and exam congratulations. Its non-card offerings include gift dressings, small gifts, party products and other non-card products. The Company operates through a chain of approximately 800 Card Factory stores.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: CARD
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $3.24
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $248.49
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $268.97
  • 52-Week Range: £3,408,440 - GBX 232
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 12.81
  • P/E Growth: 1.12
  • Market Cap: $882.10M
  • Outstanding Shares: 340,844,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Card Factory PLC (LON:CARD) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 356.67

Analysts' Ratings History for Card Factory PLC (LON:CARD)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/13/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHoldGBX 275View Rating Details
1/26/2017InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 395View Rating Details
1/26/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 400View Rating Details
12/7/2015NomuraReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 330View Rating Details
5/27/2015Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHoldGBX 270View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/25/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Card Factory PLC (LON:CARD)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Card Factory PLC (LON:CARD)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $19.14 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Card Factory PLC (LON:CARD)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
9/27/2016GBX 17.805.73%10/20/201610/20/201611/25/2016
4/5/2016GBX 61.75%5/5/20165/5/20166/10/2016
9/22/2015GBX 17.504.86%10/15/201510/15/201511/27/2015
3/25/2015GBX 6.802.19%4/30/20154/30/20156/5/2015
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Card Factory PLC (LON:CARD)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/20/2016Karen HubbardInsiderBuy7,207GBX 271£19,530.97
6/27/2016Hubbard,KarenInsiderBuy32,197GBX 311£100,132.67
6/19/2015Hayes ,RichardInsiderSell2,911,195GBX 3.30£96,069.44
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Card Factory PLC (LON:CARD)
DateHeadline
News IconChecking the Charts on Shares of Card Factory Plc (CARD.L) - Rives Journal (LON:CARD)
rivesjournal.com - February 24 at 4:18 PM
News IconOutstanding Analyst Ratings For Card Factory (LON:CARD) - UK ... - UK Market News (LON:CARD)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - February 23 at 9:08 PM
News IconMarket Sheet: Watching the Levels for Card Factory PLC (LSE:CARD) - Benton Bulletin (LON:CARD)
bentonbulletin.com - February 23 at 9:08 PM
News IconTrading Scope: Checking on Shares of Card Factory PLC (LSE:CARD) - Baldwin Journal (LON:CARD)
baldwinjournal.com - February 22 at 9:16 PM
News IconInvestor Update on Shares of Card Factory PLC (LSE:CARD) - Baxter Review (LON:CARD)
baxternewsreview.com - February 21 at 1:41 PM
News IconShares to Watch: Indicator Update on Card Factory Plc (CARD.L) - Searcy News (LON:CARD)
searcysentinel.com - February 18 at 10:08 AM
capitalcube.com logoCard Factory Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CARD-GB : February 16, 2017 (LON:CARD)
www.capitalcube.com - February 16 at 9:00 AM
iii.co.uk logoA share made for Valentine’s Day (LON:CARD)
www.iii.co.uk - February 14 at 9:49 PM
4-traders.com logoCard Factory : Daily Mail, London, market report column (LON:CARD)
www.4-traders.com - February 14 at 9:49 PM
iii.co.uk logoA share made for Valentine's Day - Interactive Investor (LON:CARD)
www.iii.co.uk - February 14 at 4:48 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logo2 growth stocks to fall in love with (LON:CARD)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 13 at 4:43 PM
News IconTrading Scout: Watching Shares of Card Factory Plc (CARD.L) - Sherwood Daily (LON:CARD)
sherwooddaily.com - February 7 at 2:13 AM
4-traders.com logoCard Factory : Sales slowdown (LON:CARD)
www.4-traders.com - January 27 at 10:28 PM
trustnet.com logoCard Factory PLC (CARD) (LON:CARD)
www.trustnet.com - January 27 at 10:28 PM
News IconLiberum Capital retained Card Factory Plc (LON:CARD) as 'Hold' With 275 PT - UK Market News (LON:CARD)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - January 27 at 5:26 PM
lse.co.uk logoTOP NEWS: Card Factory Annual Profit To Beat Consensus; CFO - London South East (registration) (blog) (LON:CARD)
www.lse.co.uk - January 26 at 4:58 PM
News IconShares Of Card Factory Plc (LON:CARD) Rated As Hold By Analysts At Liberum Capital - NewsDen (LON:CARD)
newsden.net - January 26 at 4:58 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logo2 FTSE 350 stars to consider buying before it’s too late! (LON:CARD)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 26 at 4:58 PM
News IconInvestor Notebook: Focusing in on Shares of Card Factory Plc (CARD.L) - Springdale Times (LON:CARD)
springdaletimes.com - January 20 at 3:18 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Hammerson slides after more bearish commentary (LON:CARD)
www.ft.com - January 19 at 5:15 PM
capitalcube.com logoCard Factory Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:CARD) : January 18, 2017 (LON:CARD)
www.capitalcube.com - January 18 at 3:36 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Card Factory Plc : January 17, 2017 (LON:CARD)
www.capitalcube.com - January 17 at 4:55 PM
capitalcube.com logoCard Factory Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CARD-GB : January 16, 2017 (LON:CARD)
www.capitalcube.com - January 16 at 10:45 AM
News IconMacquarie Research Indicates Potential 4.45% Increase In Shares Of WPP Group PLC (LON:CARD)
ibusinesslines.com - January 11 at 9:36 PM
capitalcube.com logoCard Factory Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CARD-GB : December 30, 2016 (LON:CARD)
www.capitalcube.com - December 30 at 4:27 PM
News IconWeekly Broker Update – Card Factory (LON:CARD) - NewsDen (LON:CARD)
newsden.net - December 29 at 4:32 PM
News IconOutstanding Analyst Ratings For Card Factory (LON:CARD) - UK Market News (LON:CARD)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - December 29 at 4:32 PM
News IconFree Cash Flow Score in Focus for Card Factory PLC (LSE:CARD) - The Business Journal (LON:CARD)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 16 at 4:32 PM
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www.securityinfowatch.com - December 15 at 4:32 PM
News IconWatching the Numbers for Card Factory PLC (LSE:CARD) - The Business Journal (LON:CARD)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 14 at 2:51 AM
News IconLooking at the Numbers for Card Factory PLC (LSE:CARD) - The Business Journal (LON:CARD)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 2 at 4:30 PM
News IconUpdate on Valuation Formula's For Card Factory PLC (LSE:CARD) - The Business Journal (LON:CARD)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 1 at 4:14 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoWhy these 8% dividend yields may not last much longer (LON:CARD)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - November 24 at 11:59 AM
News IconStock Watch for Card Factory PLC (LSE:CARD) - The Business Journal (LON:CARD)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - November 23 at 1:05 PM
News IconLevels in View on Shares of Card Factory PLC (LSE:CARD) - The Business Journal (LON:CARD)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - November 22 at 10:24 AM
News IconVC Score In Focus for Card Factory PLC (LSE:CARD) - The Business Journal (LON:CARD)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - November 21 at 4:22 PM
News IconWalker Crips Group plc (WCW) Plans Dividend of GBX 0.58 (LON:CARD)
travelguideforeurope.com - November 20 at 3:58 PM
News IconStock Review: Checking in on Share of Card Factory PLC (LSE:CARD) - The Business Journal (LON:CARD)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - November 17 at 12:30 PM
News IconShares in Focus: Card Factory PLC (LSE:CARD) - The Business Journal (LON:CARD)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - November 16 at 4:02 PM
News IconWhat The Charts Are Saying About Card Factory PLC (LSE:CARD) - The Business Journal (LON:CARD)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - November 15 at 10:20 PM
News IconRatings Change: Investec Reconfirms Card Factory Plc (LON:CARD ... - Thorold News (LON:CARD)
www.whatsonthorold.com - November 15 at 10:20 PM
News IconStock Rating: Analysts at Investec Reconfirmed their "Buy" rating for Card Factory Plc (LON:CARD). The PT Given is ... - Thorold News (LON:CARD)
www.whatsonthorold.com - November 15 at 4:20 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoCard Factory keeps schtum on like-for-like sales - Proactive Investors UK (LON:CARD)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - November 15 at 4:20 PM
4-traders.com logoCard Factory : Sales Grow But Lower Footfall Persists (LON:CARD)
www.4-traders.com - November 15 at 10:54 AM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoCard Factory keeps schtum on like-for-like sales (LON:CARD)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - November 15 at 10:54 AM
News IconInvestec Gives Card Factory Plc Price Target With Potential 55.15% Upside - UK Market News (LON:CARD)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - November 12 at 4:08 PM
4-traders.com logoDIRECTOR DEALINGS: Card Factory Chief Executive Ups Interest (LON:CARD)
www.4-traders.com - October 25 at 8:55 AM
4-traders.com logoCard Factory : Bigs names sign up for new shopping square (LON:CARD)
www.4-traders.com - October 13 at 9:35 AM
capitalcube.com logoCard Factory Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CARD-GB : October 10, 2016 (LON:CARD)
www.capitalcube.com - October 10 at 8:51 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Card Factory Plc : October 6, 2016 (LON:CARD)
www.capitalcube.com - October 6 at 4:00 PM

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What is Card Factory PLC's stock symbol?

Card Factory PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "CARD."

How often does Card Factory PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Card Factory PLC?

Card Factory PLC announced a dividend on Tuesday, September 27th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, October 20th will be paid a dividend of GBX 17.80 per share on Friday, November 25th. This represents a dividend yield of 5.73%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 20th. This is an increase from Card Factory PLC's previous dividend of $6.00. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.

Where is Card Factory PLC's stock going? Where will Card Factory PLC's stock price be in 2017?

3 analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Card Factory PLC's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 275 to GBX 400. On average, they anticipate Card Factory PLC's stock price to reach GBX 356.67 in the next year.

How do I buy Card Factory PLC stock?

Shares of Card Factory PLC and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

How much does a share of Card Factory PLC stock cost?

One share of Card Factory PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 258.80.


Last Updated on 2/25/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff