LON:CNCT - Connect Group Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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GBX 28.03 +2.08 (+8.01 %)
(As of 08/17/2018 09:32 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 25.95
Today's RangeGBX 26.53 - GBX 28.10
52-Week RangeGBX 58.12 - GBX 139.75
Volume73,681 shs
Average Volume459,659 shs
Market Capitalization£162.34 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Connect Group logoConnect Group PLC engages in the distribution of newspapers, magazines, and books products in the United Kingdom and internationally. The company operates through News & Media: News Distribution, News & Media: Media, and Mixed Freight segments. The News & Media: News Distribution segment distributes newspapers and magazines to 27,000 retailers from 39 distribution centers across England and Wales. The News & Media: Media segment supplies newspapers and magazines to airlines, as well as provides inflight services. The Mixed Freight segment engages in the next day B2B delivery of mixed freight consignments to small and medium-sized enterprises. Connect Group PLC also provides click and collect services for online and high street retailers. The company was formerly known as Smiths News Plc and changed its name to Connect Group PLC in April 2014. Connect Group PLC was founded in 1792 and is based in Swindon, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange LON
Industry Publishing
SectorConsumer Cyclical


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A


Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins1.90%
Return on Equity141.30%
Return on Assets6.56%


Outstanding Shares247,660,000
Market Cap£162.34 million

Connect Group (LON:CNCT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Connect Group's stock symbol?

Connect Group trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "CNCT."

How often does Connect Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Connect Group?

Connect Group declared a dividend on Tuesday, May 1st. Stockholders of record on Thursday, June 7th will be paid a dividend of GBX 3.10 per share on Friday, July 6th. This represents a dividend yield of 5.49%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 7th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Connect Group's Dividend History.

What price target have analysts set for CNCT?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Connect Group's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 100 to GBX 154. On average, they expect Connect Group's share price to reach GBX 133.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 376.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Connect Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Connect Group?

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

Who are some of Connect Group's key competitors?

Who are Connect Group's key executives?

Connect Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Mark Richard Cashmore, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. Jonathan Michael Bunting, COO & Exec. Director (Age 46)
  • Mr. Tony Grace, Interim Chief Financial Officer
  • Mr. Richard Webb, Group Technology & Services Director (Age 53)
  • Mr. Stuart Marriner, Company Sec., Gen. Counsel & Director

Has Connect Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about CNCT stock have been trending somewhat positive on Friday, according to Accern. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Connect Group earned a daily sentiment score of 0.12 on Accern's scale. They also assigned headlines about the company an impact score of 47.55 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. View Recent Headlines for Connect Group.

How do I buy shares of Connect Group?

Shares of CNCT 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 Connect Group's stock price today?

One share of CNCT stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 28.03.

How big of a company is Connect Group?

Connect Group has a market capitalization of £162.34 million.

How can I contact Connect Group?

Connect Group's mailing address is Rowan House, Cherry Orchard North, SWINDON, SN2 8UH, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-845-1230000.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Connect Group (LON CNCT)

Community Ranking:  3.4 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  313 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  153 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  466
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Connect Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CNCT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CNCT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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