LON:CNCT - Connect Group Stock Price, Price Target & More

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GBX 57.60 +1.50 (+2.67 %)
(As of 05/25/2018 07:24 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 56.10
Today's RangeGBX 56.10 - GBX 57.60
52-Week RangeGBX 58.12 - GBX 139.75
Volume36,748 shs
Average Volume459,659 shs
Market Capitalization£162.34 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About Connect Group (LON:CNCT)

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

Industry Publishing
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Cyclical
SymbolLON:CNCT
CUSIPN/A
Phone+44-845-1230000

Debt

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

Price-To-Earnings

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

Profitability

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

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares247,660,000

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

What price target have analysts set for CNCT?

6 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for Connect Group's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 100 to GBX 170. On average, they anticipate Connect Group's share price to reach GBX 140.80 in the next year. 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. David Gregory Bauernfeind, CFO & Director (Age 50)
  • 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 this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Connect Group earned a media sentiment score of 0.23 on Accern's scale. They also gave news articles about the company an impact score of 45.35 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.

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 57.60.

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 (CNCT)

Community Ranking:  3.5 out of 5 (star star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  288 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  128 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  416
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.

Analyst Ratings

Connect Group (LON:CNCT) Price Target and Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
6 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Connect Group in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is GBX 140.80The high price target for CNCT is GBX 170 and the low price target for CNCT is GBX 100. There are currently 1 hold rating and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Buy."
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyBuy
Consensus Rating Score: 2.832.862.862.83
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
5 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
6 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
6 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
5 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 140.80GBX 148.17GBX 148.17GBX 157.80

Connect Group (LON:CNCT) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Connect Group (LON:CNCT)

Connect Group (LON:CNCT) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/1/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
1/29/2018Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
1/23/2018Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 135 ➝ GBX 100View Rating Details
12/4/2017FinnCapReiterated RatingBuyGBX 154View Rating Details
10/27/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweightGBX 144 ➝ GBX 145View Rating Details
6/26/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 170View Rating Details
4/25/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 185View Rating Details
(Data available from 5/25/2016 forward)

Earnings

Dividends

Connect Group (LON:CNCT) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/1/2018GBX 3.105.49%6/7/20186/7/20187/6/2018
10/26/2017GBX 6.706.09%1/11/20181/11/20182/9/2018
4/25/2017GBX 3.102.37%6/8/20176/8/20177/7/2017
10/18/2016GBX 6.504.63%1/12/20171/12/20172/10/2017
4/19/2016GBX 31.97%6/9/20166/9/20167/8/2016
10/14/2015GBX 6.303.94%1/14/20161/14/20162/12/2016
4/22/2015GBX 2.901.94%6/11/20156/11/20157/10/2015
10/15/2014GBX 6.604%1/8/20151/8/20152/6/2015
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Connect Group (LON CNCT) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trading History for Connect Group (LON:CNCT)

Connect Group (LON CNCT) Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
1/23/2018Gary KennedyInsiderBuy30,000GBX 76£22,800
1/10/2018Jonathan BuntingInsiderSell45,972GBX 117£53,787.24
12/18/2017Mark CashmoreInsiderBuy38,100GBX 105£40,005
10/26/2017David BauernfeindInsiderBuy20,000GBX 99£19,800
7/7/2017Mark CashmoreInsiderBuy108,000GBX 110£118,800
4/28/2017Gary KennedyInsiderBuy10,000GBX 126£12,600
4/27/2017David BauernfeindInsiderBuy20,000GBX 127£25,400
4/26/2017Mark CashmoreInsiderBuy12,690GBX 1£126.90
2/17/2017Jonathan BuntingInsiderSell38,583GBX 140£54,016.20
2/10/2017Mark CashmoreInsiderSell25,747GBX 140£36,045.80
12/22/2015Cashmore,MarkInsiderBuy17,560GBX 170£29,852
12/17/2015Bunting,JonathanInsiderSell58,210GBX 162£94,300.20
12/7/2015Collis,DeniseInsiderBuy14,864GBX 167£24,822.88
11/19/2015Gresham ,NicholasInsiderSell30,611GBX 157£48,059.27
10/21/2015Cashmore,MarkInsiderSell35,741GBX 165£58,972.65
10/16/2015Gresham ,NicholasInsiderSell25,762GBX 162£41,734.44
7/10/2015Gresham ,NicholasInsiderSell135,475GBX 148£200,503
1/7/2015Jonathan BuntingInsiderSell75,671GBX 153.78£116,366.86
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Connect Group (LON CNCT) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
Best Undervalued Cyclical Stocks in MayBest Undervalued Cyclical Stocks in May
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 10:11 AM
Connect Group PLC (CNCT) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from AnalystsConnect Group PLC (CNCT) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 6 at 1:41 PM
Connect Group PLC Declares Dividend of GBX 3.10 (CNCT)Connect Group PLC Declares Dividend of GBX 3.10 (CNCT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 1:01 PM
Two 7%+ yields I wouldn’t touch with a bargepoleTwo 7%+ yields I wouldn’t touch with a bargepole
www.fool.co.uk - May 1 at 10:08 AM
Connect Groups (CNCT) "Hold" Rating Reaffirmed at Peel HuntConnect Group's (CNCT) "Hold" Rating Reaffirmed at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 6:46 AM
Why Connect Group PLC’s (LON:CNCT) Investor Composition Impacts Your ReturnsWhy Connect Group PLC’s (LON:CNCT) Investor Composition Impacts Your Returns
finance.yahoo.com - April 20 at 3:57 PM
Best Cyclical Dividend Stocks In AIMBest Cyclical Dividend Stocks In AIM
finance.yahoo.com - April 18 at 10:15 AM
Connect Groups (CNCT) Add Rating Reiterated at Peel HuntConnect Group's (CNCT) Add Rating Reiterated at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 16 at 10:54 PM
Connect Group (CNCT) Receives "Buy" Rating from FinnCapConnect Group (CNCT) Receives "Buy" Rating from FinnCap
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 16 at 10:54 PM
Connect Group (CNCT) Price Target Cut to GBX 144 by Analysts at JPMorgan ChaseConnect Group (CNCT) Price Target Cut to GBX 144 by Analysts at JPMorgan Chase
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 16 at 4:17 PM
Connect Group (CNCT) Price Target Lowered to GBX 154 at FinnCapConnect Group (CNCT) Price Target Lowered to GBX 154 at FinnCap
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 9:47 AM
Connect Group PLC (CNCT) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by BrokeragesConnect Group PLC (CNCT) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 11 at 1:33 PM
Connect Group (CNCT) Earns "Buy" Rating from FinnCapConnect Group (CNCT) Earns "Buy" Rating from FinnCap
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 8 at 6:28 PM
Connect Groups (CNCT) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Shore CapitalConnect Group's (CNCT) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 4 at 10:54 PM
Connect Group (CNCT) Rating Reiterated by FinnCapConnect Group (CNCT) Rating Reiterated by FinnCap
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 4 at 10:54 PM
Should You Buy Connect Group PLC (LON:CNCT) Now?Should You Buy Connect Group PLC (LON:CNCT) Now?
finance.yahoo.com - April 4 at 5:43 PM
Connect Group (CNCT) Given "Add" Rating at Peel HuntConnect Group (CNCT) Given "Add" Rating at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 30 at 2:56 PM
High Value Cyclical Stocks To BuyHigh Value Cyclical Stocks To Buy
finance.yahoo.com - March 28 at 10:26 AM
Are Connect Group PLC’s (LON:CNCT) Interest Costs Too High?Are Connect Group PLC’s (LON:CNCT) Interest Costs Too High?
finance.yahoo.com - March 27 at 3:52 PM
Numis Securities Reiterates Buy Rating for Connect Group (CNCT)Numis Securities Reiterates Buy Rating for Connect Group (CNCT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 26 at 9:18 PM
Connect Group PLC (CNCT) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by BrokeragesConnect Group PLC (CNCT) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 17 at 1:43 PM
Connect Group PLC (CNCT) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by BrokeragesConnect Group PLC (CNCT) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 20 at 4:22 PM
Peel Hunt Reaffirms Hold Rating for Connect Group (CNCT)Peel Hunt Reaffirms Hold Rating for Connect Group (CNCT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 19 at 6:24 PM
What You Must Know About Connect Group PLC’s (LON:CNCT) ROEWhat You Must Know About Connect Group PLC’s (LON:CNCT) ROE
finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 4:00 PM
What Does Connect Group PLC’s (LON:CNCT) Past Performance Indicative Of Its Future?What Does Connect Group PLC’s (LON:CNCT) Past Performance Indicative Of Its Future?
finance.yahoo.com - February 6 at 4:53 PM
Connect Groups (CNCT) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Shore CapitalConnect Group's (CNCT) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 29 at 7:32 PM
Connect Group PLC (CNCT) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by AnalystsConnect Group PLC (CNCT) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 26 at 1:30 PM
Should Income Investors Buy Connect Group PLC (LON:CNCT) Today And Lock In The 13.10% Dividend Yield?Should Income Investors Buy Connect Group PLC (LON:CNCT) Today And Lock In The 13.10% Dividend Yield?
finance.yahoo.com - January 24 at 5:19 PM
Connect Group PLC (CNCT) Insider Acquires £22,800 in StockConnect Group PLC (CNCT) Insider Acquires £22,800 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 23 at 12:28 PM
Secure Trust Bank And Other Top Undervalued StocksSecure Trust Bank And Other Top Undervalued Stocks
finance.yahoo.com - January 22 at 5:01 PM
Jonathan Bunting Sells 45,972 Shares of Connect Group PLC (CNCT) StockJonathan Bunting Sells 45,972 Shares of Connect Group PLC (CNCT) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 12 at 12:36 AM
Connect Group PLC (CNCT) Declares Dividend Increase - GBX 6.70 Per ShareConnect Group PLC (CNCT) Declares Dividend Increase - GBX 6.70 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 6 at 9:00 AM
Connect Group PLC (CNCT) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by AnalystsConnect Group PLC (CNCT) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 1 at 4:10 PM
Connect Group (CNCT) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by FinnCapConnect Group (CNCT) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by FinnCap
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 25 at 10:54 PM
Connect Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CNCT-GB : December 25, 2017Connect Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CNCT-GB : December 25, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 25 at 4:13 AM
[$$] Connect Group to Shelve Books Division in £11.6 Million Disposal to Aurelius[$$] Connect Group to Shelve Books Division in £11.6 Million Disposal to Aurelius
finance.yahoo.com - December 21 at 5:22 PM
Connect Group (CNCT) Rating Reiterated by Peel HuntConnect Group (CNCT) Rating Reiterated by Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 21 at 6:32 AM
Connect Group Plc :CNCT-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : December 19, 2017Connect Group Plc :CNCT-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : December 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 20 at 9:31 AM
Connect Group Plc :CNCT-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended August 31, 2017 : December 19, 2017Connect Group Plc :CNCT-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended August 31, 2017 : December 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 20 at 9:31 AM
Mark Cashmore Purchases 38,100 Shares of Connect Group PLC (CNCT) StockMark Cashmore Purchases 38,100 Shares of Connect Group PLC (CNCT) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 19 at 2:22 PM
Is Connect Group PLC (LON:CNCT) A Financially Sound Company?Is Connect Group PLC (LON:CNCT) A Financially Sound Company?
finance.yahoo.com - December 18 at 9:47 AM
Connect Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CNCT-GB : December 11, 2017Connect Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CNCT-GB : December 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 11 at 10:13 AM
Shore Capital Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Connect Group PLC (CNCT)Shore Capital Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Connect Group PLC (CNCT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 18 at 11:38 PM
Is It Time To Buy Connect Group PLC (LSE:CNCT) Based Off Its PE Ratio?Is It Time To Buy Connect Group PLC (LSE:CNCT) Based Off Its PE Ratio?
finance.yahoo.com - November 13 at 10:36 PM
Connect Group PLC (CNCT) Insider David Bauernfeind Purchases 20,000 SharesConnect Group PLC (CNCT) Insider David Bauernfeind Purchases 20,000 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 27 at 11:36 AM
Connect Group profit drops, but dividend raised - MarketWatchConnect Group profit drops, but dividend raised - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - October 26 at 8:10 AM
Connect Group PLC (CNCT) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by BrokeragesConnect Group PLC (CNCT) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 18 at 6:40 PM
Tarsus Group Says Second Half Trading In Line With ExpectationsTarsus Group Says Second Half Trading In Line With Expectations
www.morningstar.co.uk - October 12 at 6:06 PM
French Connections profit falls on reduced selling spaceFrench Connection's profit falls on reduced selling space
www.reuters.com - September 19 at 3:25 AM
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www.bloomberg.com - September 13 at 11:41 PM

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