About Card Factory (LON:CARD)
Card 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
Industry Gift, Novelty & Souvenir Stores
SectorCyclical Consumer Goods & Services
Trailing P/E Ratio1168.88888888889
Forward P/E RatioN/A
Sales & Book Value
Price / SalesN/A
Price / CashN/A
Price / BookN/A
Trailing EPSGBX 0.18
Return on Equity15.04%
Return on Assets8.15%
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 announced a dividend on Tuesday, September 26th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, November 9th will be given a dividend of GBX 17.90 per share on Friday, December 15th. This represents a dividend yield of 5.81%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 9th. This is a boost from Card Factory's previous dividend of $6.30. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Card Factory's Dividend History.
Where is Card Factory's stock going? Where will Card Factory's stock price be in 2018?
3 analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Card Factory's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 240 to GBX 320. On average, they expect Card Factory's stock price to reach GBX 266.67 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Card Factory.
Who are some of Card Factory's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Card Factory include Entertainment One (ETO), Oxford Industries (OXM), Scholastic (SCHL), Crest Nicholson (CRST), Gannett (GCI), Belo (BLC), Greggs (GRG), Imax (IMAX), TI Fluid Systems (TIFS), Abercrombie & Fitch (ANF), Apogee Enterprises (APOG), Dunelm Group (DNLM), SeaWorld Entertainment (SEAS), Chico's FAS (CHS), J C Penney (JCP), Playa Hotels & Resorts (PLYA), Systemax (SYX) and Briggs & Stratton (BGG).
Who are Card Factory's key executives?
Card Factory's management team includes the folowing people:
- Karen Hubbard, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
- Darren Bryant, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director (Age 49)
- Shiv Sibal, General Counsel, Company Secretary
- Geoffrey I. Cooper, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board (Age 63)
- Paul McCrudden, Independent Non-Executive Director
- Octavia K. Morley, Senior Independent Non-Executive Director (Age 49)
- David Anthony Stead, Independent Non-Executive Director (Age 59)
- Roger Whiteside, Non-Executive Independent Director
How do I buy Card Factory stock?
Shares of Card Factory 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 Factory stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 210.40.
How big of a company is Card Factory?
Card Factory has a market capitalization of £710.24 million.
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Earnings History for Card Factory (LON:CARD)
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Card Factory (LON:CARD) Earnings Estimates
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Card Factory (LON:CARD) Dividend History by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Card Factory (LON CARD) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History
Card Factory (LON CARD) Insider Trades by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Shares Held After Transaction||Details|
|1/15/2018||Roger Whiteside||Insider||Buy||22,520||GBX 220||£49,544|
|9/27/2017||Karen Hubbard||Insider||Buy||21,586||GBX 287||£61,951.82|
|6/26/2017||Karen Hubbard||Insider||Buy||13,456||GBX 296||£39,829.76|
|5/31/2017||Darren Bryant||Insider||Sell||4,000,000||GBX 329||£13,160,000|
|5/26/2017||Geoff Cooper||Insider||Sell||121,170||GBX 337||£408,342.90|
|4/3/2017||Karen Hubbard||Insider||Buy||12,393||GBX 282||£34,948.26|
|10/20/2016||Karen Hubbard||Insider||Buy||7,207||GBX 271||£19,530.97|
|6/19/2015||Hayes ,Richard||Insider||Sell||2,911,195||GBX 3.30||£96,069.44|
Card Factory (LON CARD) News Headlines
|The World's Most Valuable Distiller Is Running Out of Liquor|
fortune.com - January 17 at 5:02 PM
|DIRECTOR DEALINGS: Card Factory Non-Executive's Wife Buys Shares|
www.morningstar.co.uk - January 17 at 5:02 PM
|Insider Buying: Card Factory PLC (CARD) Insider Acquires 22,520 Shares of Stock|
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 16 at 12:24 PM
|TOP NEWS: Card Factory Slides As Margin Pressure Hits Earnings Outlook|
www.morningstar.co.uk - January 12 at 10:00 AM
|Should you avoid Card Factory plc after today’s 20% decline?|
www.fool.co.uk - January 12 at 10:00 AM
|Peel Hunt Reaffirms Buy Rating for Card Factory (CARD)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 7 at 4:28 PM
|Card Factory Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:CARD) : December 29, 2017|
finance.yahoo.com - December 29 at 4:51 PM
|Card Factory Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CARD-GB : December 28, 2017|
finance.yahoo.com - December 28 at 10:37 AM
|Card Factory (CARD) Earns Buy Rating from Peel Hunt|
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 10 at 10:10 PM
|Card Factory Appoints Greggs CEO Roger Whiteside To Board|
www.morningstar.co.uk - November 28 at 8:20 AM
|EXTRA: Card Factory To Keep Rolling Out New Stores As Online Grows|
www.morningstar.co.uk - November 16 at 12:24 PM
|Card Factory Plc : CARD-GB: Dividend Analysis : November 10th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : November 11, 2017|
finance.yahoo.com - November 11 at 11:53 AM
|Card Factory PLC (CARD) Increases Dividend to GBX 17.90 Per Share|
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 4 at 9:32 AM
|Card Factory Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:CARD) : October 31, 2017|
finance.yahoo.com - October 31 at 6:07 PM
|Card Factory Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CARD-GB : October 30, 2017|
finance.yahoo.com - October 30 at 6:08 PM
|ETFs with exposure to Card Factory Plc : October 27, 2017|
finance.yahoo.com - October 27 at 7:30 PM
|Investors in Search of Bargains as U.K. Discount Retailers Soar|
www.bloomberg.com - October 17 at 3:48 AM
|Card Factory Plc :CARD-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended July 31, 2017 : September 29, 2017|
finance.yahoo.com - October 2 at 3:18 PM
|[$$] Card Factory investors receive unwelcome greeting|
finance.yahoo.com - October 2 at 3:18 PM
|Card Factory PLC (CARD) Insider Karen Hubbard Buys 21,586 Shares|
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 28 at 4:16 AM
|Card Factory shares drop 17% after profits fall - Financial Times|
www.ft.com - September 27 at 5:38 PM
|UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Sept 26 - Reuters|
www.reuters.com - September 26 at 3:58 PM
|Card Factory Profit Hit by Weak Pound and Rising Costs - New York Times|
www.nytimes.com - September 26 at 3:58 PM
|Royal Dutch Shell plc isn’t the only stock expected to deliver blockbuster dividend growth|
www.fool.co.uk - September 26 at 8:32 AM
|UK's Card Factory to pay special dividend after H1 sales rises|
www.reuters.com - September 26 at 8:32 AM
|Card Factory PLC (CARD) PT Lowered to GBX 400 at Peel Hunt|
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 26 at 6:40 AM
|Why Card Factory PLC (LSE:CARD) Could Be A Buy|
finance.yahoo.com - September 22 at 10:24 AM
|Peel Hunt Reaffirms Buy Rating for Card Factory PLC (CARD)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 16 at 3:28 PM
|Card Factory PLC (CARD) Given New GBX 430 Price Target at Peel Hunt|
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 20 at 5:42 PM
|Card Factory Sales Growth Accelerates To Keep On Course For Full Year - London South East (registration) (blog)|
www.lse.co.uk - August 11 at 10:27 PM
|Card Factory Sales Growth Accelerates To Keep On Course For Full Year|
www.morningstar.co.uk - August 10 at 11:06 PM
|DIRECTOR DEALINGS: Card Factory CEO Hubbard Lifts Stake|
www.morningstar.co.uk - June 27 at 4:22 PM
|DIRECTOR DEALINGS: Card Factory Outgoing CFO Sells GBP13 Million Worth - London South East (registration) (blog)|
www.lse.co.uk - June 2 at 5:37 PM
|DIRECTOR DEALINGS: Card Factory Outgoing CFO Sells GBP13 Million Worth|
www.morningstar.co.uk - June 1 at 4:41 PM
|Card Factory to return cash to shareholders|
www.marketwatch.com - May 25 at 5:27 AM
|BRIEF-Card Factory appoints Kristian Lee as chief financial officer|
www.reuters.com - April 20 at 9:17 PM
|[$$] Investors Chronicle: Card Factory, Tesco, AA|
www.ft.com - March 31 at 4:19 PM
|BRIEF-Card Factory posts FY pre-tax profit of 82.8 mln pounds|
www.reuters.com - March 28 at 12:54 PM
|Full Year 2016 Card Factory PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open|
biz.yahoo.com - March 28 at 12:54 PM
|The Morning Ledger: Investment by Chinese SOEs Outpaces Private Sector, Again - Wall Street Journal (subscription) (blog)|
blogs.wsj.com - March 21 at 9:29 AM
|2 growth stocks to fall in love with|
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 13 at 4:43 PM
|TOP NEWS: Card Factory Annual Profit To Beat Consensus; CFO - London South East (registration) (blog)|
www.lse.co.uk - January 26 at 4:58 PM
|2 FTSE 350 stars to consider buying before it’s too late!|
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 26 at 4:58 PM
|[$$] Hammerson slides after more bearish commentary|
www.ft.com - January 19 at 5:15 PM
|Why these 8% dividend yields may not last much longer|
uk.finance.yahoo.com - November 24 at 11:59 AM
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Card Factory (LON CARD) Stock Chart for Thursday, January, 18, 2018