LON:CARD - Card Factory Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 206 +0.40 (+0.19 %)
(As of 04/24/2019 05:08 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 205.60
Today's RangeGBX 203 - GBX 209.60
52-Week RangeGBX 159.40 - GBX 253.40
Volume50,064 shs
Average Volume720,150 shs
Market Capitalization£703.50 million
P/E Ratio13.73
Dividend Yield4.76%
BetaN/A
Card Factory plc, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a specialist retailer of greeting cards, primarily in the United Kingdom. The company designs, prints, produces, and sells greeting cards, dressings, and related gift items. It operates through Card Factory and Getting Personal segments. The company provides single cards for everyday occasions, such as birthdays, anniversaries, weddings, thank you, get well soon, good luck, congratulations, sympathy, and new baby cards, as well as seasonal occasions, including Christmas, Mother's Day, Father's Day, Valentine's Day, Easter, thank you teacher, graduation, and exam congratulations; online personalized physical cards; and boxes of various Christmas cards. It also offers gift dressings comprising gift wraps, bags, boxes, tags, bows, and ribbons; small gifts, such as soft toys, ceramics, glassware, candles, picture frames, and homewares; party products, including balloons, banners, badges, and candles; and other non-card products, such as calendars, diaries, and stamps. The company offers its products through a chain of stores located on high streets, shopping centers, retail parks, and factory outlet centers, as well as through its Websites, such as gettingpersonal.co.uk and cardfactory.co.uk. It operates approximately 900 Card Factory stores. Card Factory plc was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Wakefield, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Specialty Retail
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Cyclical
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone44 1924 839 150

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£436 million
Cash FlowGBX 1.13 per share
Book ValueGBX 66.70 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees7,000
Market Cap£703.50 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

Card Factory (LON:CARD) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Card Factory's stock symbol?

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

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

Card Factory declared a dividend on Tuesday, April 16th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 9th will be paid a dividend of GBX 6.40 per share on Tuesday, June 18th. This represents a dividend yield of 3.29%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 9th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Card Factory's Dividend History.

How were Card Factory's earnings last quarter?

Card Factory PLC (LON:CARD) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, April, 10th. The company reported $18.90 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $18.60 by $0.30. View Card Factory's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for CARD?

3 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Card Factory's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 145 to GBX 175. On average, they anticipate Card Factory's share price to reach GBX 160 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 22.2%. View Analyst Price Targets for Card Factory.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Card Factory?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Card Factory in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings and 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Sell." View Analyst Ratings for Card Factory.

Has Card Factory been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about CARD stock has been trending somewhat positive on Wednesday, according to InfoTrie. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Card Factory earned a news impact score of 1.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Card Factory's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Card Factory own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Card Factory investors own include Inmarsat (ISAT), Churchill China (CHH), GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), Lockheed Martin (LMT), easyJet (EZJ), Galliford Try (GFRD), GVC (GVC), Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY), Marks and Spencer Group (MKS) and Vedanta Resources (VED).

Who are Card Factory's key executives?

Card Factory's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ms. Karen Hubbard, CEO & Exec. Director
  • Mr. Kristian Lee, CFO & Exec. Director
  • Mr. Shiv Sibal, Company Sec. & Gen. Counsel
  • Ms. Helen Lockwood, HR Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. John Smith, Getting Personal Managing Director (Age 46)

How do I buy shares of Card Factory?

Shares of CARD 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.

What is Card Factory's stock price today?

One share of CARD stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 205.60.

How big of a company is Card Factory?

Card Factory has a market capitalization of £702.14 million and generates £436 million in revenue each year. Card Factory employs 7,000 workers across the globe.

What is Card Factory's official website?

The official website for Card Factory is http://www.cardfactoryinvestors.com/.

How can I contact Card Factory?

Card Factory's mailing address is Century House, Brunel Road, WAKEFIELD, WF2 0XG, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at 44 1924 839 150.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Card Factory (LON CARD)

Community Ranking:  3.1 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  333 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  207 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  540
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Card Factory and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CARD will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CARD will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 4/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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