Card Factory PLC Company Profile (LON:CARD)

About Card Factory PLC (LON:CARD)

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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  • Symbol: LON:CARD
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: N/A
  • Market Cap: £1.11 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 340,844,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 314.25
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 270.78
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 232 - GBX 379.70
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 16.90
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £398.2 million
  • Price / Sales: 2.79
  • Book Value: GBX 0.73 per share
  • Price / Book: 4.47
  • EBIDTA: £96.1 million
  • Average Volume: 681,473 shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Card Factory PLC (LON:CARD)

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 declared a dividend on Tuesday, March 28th. Investors of record on Thursday, May 4th will be paid a dividend of GBX 6.30 per share on Friday, June 9th. This represents a yield of 2.35%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 4th. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Card Factory PLC's Dividend History.

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 target prices for Card Factory PLC's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 345 to GBX 400. On average, they anticipate Card Factory PLC's share price to reach GBX 380 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Card Factory PLC.

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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 326.10.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Card Factory PLC (LON:CARD) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 380

Analysts' Ratings History for Card Factory PLC (LON:CARD)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/12/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 400View Rating Details
4/19/2017Liberum CapitalUpgradeBuyGBX 275 -> GBX 345View Rating Details
3/22/2017InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 395View Rating Details
12/7/2015NomuraReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 330View Rating Details
5/27/2015Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHoldGBX 270View Rating Details
(Data available from 5/23/2015 forward)


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


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


Dividend History by Quarter for Card Factory PLC (LON:CARD)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
3/28/2017GBX 6.302.35%5/4/20175/4/20176/9/2017
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 and Institutional Ownership History for Card Factory PLC (LON:CARD)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Card Factory PLC (LON:CARD)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Card Factory PLC (LON:CARD)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
4/3/2017Karen HubbardInsiderBuy12,393GBX 282£34,948.26
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)


Headline Trends for Card Factory PLC (LON:CARD)
Latest Headlines for Card Factory PLC (LON:CARD)
DateHeadline logoCard Factory PLC's (CARD) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Peel Hunt - May 13 at 2:04 PM logoCard Factory Plc : CARD-GB: Dividend Analysis : May 05th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 5, 2017 - May 5 at 9:24 PM logoETFs with exposure to Card Factory Plc : May 3, 2017 - May 3 at 4:11 PM logoCard Factory Plc :CARD-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : May 1, 2017 - May 2 at 2:42 PM logoCard Factory Plc :CARD-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended January 31, 2017 : May 1, 2017 - May 2 at 2:42 PM logoCard Factory PLC (CARD) Upgraded by Liberum Capital to "Buy" - April 23 at 6:55 PM logoBRIEF-Card Factory appoints Kristian Lee as chief financial officer - April 20 at 9:17 PM logoCard Factory PLC (CARD) Earns Buy Rating from Peel Hunt - April 15 at 7:14 PM logoCard Factory PLC (CARD) Insider Acquires £34,948.26 in Stock - April 4 at 11:21 AM logoCard Factory PLC (CARD) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel Hunt - April 3 at 4:46 AM logoCard Factory PLC (CARD) Rating Reiterated by Liberum Capital - April 3 at 4:46 AM logoCard Factory PLC's (CARD) Buy Rating Reiterated at Peel Hunt - April 1 at 12:25 PM logo[$$] Investors Chronicle: Card Factory, Tesco, AA - March 31 at 4:19 PM logoCard Factory PLC (CARD) to Issue GBX 6.30 Dividend - March 28 at 3:37 PM logoBRIEF-Card Factory posts FY pre-tax profit of 82.8 mln pounds - March 28 at 12:54 PM logoFull Year 2016 Card Factory PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open - March 28 at 12:54 PM logoCard Factory PLC (CARD) Rating Reiterated by Peel Hunt - March 27 at 3:08 AM logoCard Factory PLC (CARD) Given  Buy Rating at Investec - March 22 at 2:13 PM logoThe Morning Ledger: Investment by Chinese SOEs Outpaces Private Sector, Again - Wall Street Journal (subscription) (blog) - March 21 at 9:29 AM logo2 growth stocks to fall in love with - February 13 at 4:43 PM logoTOP NEWS: Card Factory Annual Profit To Beat Consensus; CFO - London South East (registration) (blog) - January 26 at 4:58 PM logo2 FTSE 350 stars to consider buying before it’s too late! - January 26 at 4:58 PM logo[$$] Hammerson slides after more bearish commentary - January 19 at 5:15 PM logoWhy these 8% dividend yields may not last much longer - November 24 at 11:59 AM


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Card Factory PLC (CARD) Chart for Tuesday, May, 23, 2017

This page was last updated on 5/23/2017 by Staff