Hotel Chocolat Group Stock Price, News & Analysis (LON:HOTC)

GBX 355 -2.50 (-0.70 %)
(As of 01/17/2018 07:15 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 357.50
Today's RangeGBX 355 - GBX 360
52-Week RangeGBX 221 - GBX 405
Volume5,324 shs
Average Volume18,068 shs
Market Capitalization£409.16 million
P/E Ratio4,437.50
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About Hotel Chocolat Group (LON:HOTC)

Hotel Chocolat Group logoHotel Chocolat Group plc is a chocolate company. The Company is engaged in manufacturing and retailing of chocolate in the United Kingdom and overseas. The Company operates in three areas: the United Kingdom, Europe and Rest of World. The Company offers chocolates under the brand, Hotel Chocolat. The Company sells its chocolate direct to customers though subscription, online and its approximately 83 stores. The Company's product ranges include self purchase, gift and occasion, rare and vintage, and other. Its product types include boxed chocolates, luxury boxed chocolates slabs and batons, enrobed fruit and nuts, chocolate hampers, ribbon bags, wine and spirits, hot chocolate and cocoa cuisine. Its chocolate types include dark, milk, white, bean to bar, boozy, caramel, cocoa gin, coffee, fruity, marzipan, mint, nut, patisserie, praline and truffles. The Company owns a cocoa plantation in Saint Lucia called the Rabot Estate.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Chocolate & Confectionery
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorNon-Cyclical Consumer Goods & Services
SymbolLON:HOTC
CUSIPN/A
Phone+44-1763-257746

Debt

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

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio4437.5
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

Trailing EPSGBX 0.08
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins-0.08%
Return on Equity-0.21%
Return on Assets-0.10%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares112,840,000

Hotel Chocolat Group (LON:HOTC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Hotel Chocolat Group's stock symbol?

Hotel Chocolat Group trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "HOTC."

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

Hotel Chocolat Group announced a dividend on Wednesday, September 27th. Investors of record on Thursday, November 23rd will be paid a dividend of GBX 1.60 per share on Friday, December 22nd. This represents a dividend yield of 0.52%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 23rd. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Hotel Chocolat Group's Dividend History.

Where is Hotel Chocolat Group's stock going? Where will Hotel Chocolat Group's stock price be in 2018?

4 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Hotel Chocolat Group's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 280 to GBX 410. On average, they anticipate Hotel Chocolat Group's stock price to reach GBX 356.67 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Hotel Chocolat Group.

Who are some of Hotel Chocolat Group's key competitors?

Who are Hotel Chocolat Group's key executives?

Hotel Chocolat Group's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Angus Thirlwell, Chief Executive Officer, Co-Founder, Director (Age 53)
  • Peter Mark Harris, Co-Founder, Development Director, Company Secretary, Director (Age 61)
  • Matthew Robert Phillip Pritchard, Chief Financial Officer, Director (Age 41)
  • Matthew Paul Margereson, Chief Operating Officer, Director (Age 45)
  • Andrew Martin Gerrie, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board (Age 53)
  • Sophie Alice Tomkins, Non-Executive Director (Age 47)

How do I buy Hotel Chocolat Group stock?

Shares of Hotel Chocolat Group 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 Hotel Chocolat Group's stock price today?

One share of Hotel Chocolat Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 355.

How big of a company is Hotel Chocolat Group?

Hotel Chocolat Group has a market capitalization of £409.16 million.

How can I contact Hotel Chocolat Group?

Hotel Chocolat Group's mailing address is Mint House, Newark Close, ROYSTON, SG8 5HL, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1763-257746.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Hotel Chocolat Group (HOTC)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  67 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  78 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  145
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Hotel Chocolat Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Hotel Chocolat Group (LON:HOTC) Analysts' Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
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Consensus Rating: HoldHoldHoldHold
Consensus Rating Score: 2.252.252.252.00
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
1 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 356.67GBX 341.67GBX 341.67GBX 321.67

Hotel Chocolat Group (LON:HOTC) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Hotel Chocolat Group (LON:HOTC)

Hotel Chocolat Group (LON:HOTC) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/17/2018Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 410View Rating Details
10/20/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 380View Rating Details
10/16/2017FinnCapReiterated RatingHoldGBX 280View Rating Details
1/18/2017Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
(Data available from 1/17/2016 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Hotel Chocolat Group (LON:HOTC)


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Estimates

Hotel Chocolat Group (LON:HOTC) Earnings Estimates

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Dividends

Hotel Chocolat Group (LON:HOTC) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
9/27/2017GBX 1.600.52%11/23/201711/23/201712/22/2017
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Hotel Chocolat Group (LON HOTC)

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Headlines

Hotel Chocolat Group (LON HOTC) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
ETFs with exposure to Hotel Chocolat Group Ltd. : December 20, 2017ETFs with exposure to Hotel Chocolat Group Ltd. : December 20, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 20 at 4:09 PM
Hotel Chocolat Group Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : HOTC-GB : December 15, 2017Hotel Chocolat Group Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : HOTC-GB : December 15, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 15 at 11:16 AM
Hotel Chocolat Group PLC Plans Dividend of GBX 1.60 (HOTC)Hotel Chocolat Group PLC Plans Dividend of GBX 1.60 (HOTC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 18 at 8:38 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - November 8 at 9:43 AM
What Investors Should Know About Hotel Chocolat Group Plc’s (AIM:HOTC) Financial StrengthWhat Investors Should Know About Hotel Chocolat Group Plc’s (AIM:HOTC) Financial Strength
finance.yahoo.com - November 7 at 2:37 AM
Hotel Chocolat Group Ltd. :HOTC-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : November 1, 2017Hotel Chocolat Group Ltd. :HOTC-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : November 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 2 at 12:43 AM
Hotel Chocolat Group PLC (HOTC) Rating Reiterated by Berenberg BankHotel Chocolat Group PLC (HOTC) Rating Reiterated by Berenberg Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 21 at 10:34 PM
Hotel Chocolat Group Ltd. :HOTC-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : October 17, 2017Hotel Chocolat Group Ltd. :HOTC-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : October 17, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 17 at 8:12 PM
Hotel Chocolat Group Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : HOTC-GB : November 18, 2016Hotel Chocolat Group Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : HOTC-GB : November 18, 2016
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 2:54 PM
Hotel Chocolat Group Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : HOTC-GB : November 29, 2016Hotel Chocolat Group Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : HOTC-GB : November 29, 2016
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 2:54 PM
Hotel Chocolat Group Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : HOTC-GB : January 30, 2017Hotel Chocolat Group Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : HOTC-GB : January 30, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 2:54 PM
Hotel Chocolat Group Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : HOTC-GB : February 24, 2017Hotel Chocolat Group Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : HOTC-GB : February 24, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 2:54 PM
Hotel Chocolat Group Ltd. :HOTC-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended December 31, 2016 : May 1, 2017Hotel Chocolat Group Ltd. :HOTC-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended December 31, 2016 : May 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 2:54 PM
Hotel Chocolat Group Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : HOTC-GB : June 14, 2017Hotel Chocolat Group Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : HOTC-GB : June 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 2:54 PM
Hotel Chocolat Group Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : HOTC-GB : June 26, 2017Hotel Chocolat Group Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : HOTC-GB : June 26, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 2:54 PM
Hotel Chocolat Group Ltd. – Value Analysis (LONDON:HOTC) : June 27, 2017Hotel Chocolat Group Ltd. – Value Analysis (LONDON:HOTC) : June 27, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 2:54 PM
Liberum Capital Reaffirms Buy Rating for Hotel Chocolat Group PLC (HOTC)Liberum Capital Reaffirms Buy Rating for Hotel Chocolat Group PLC (HOTC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 1 at 2:34 PM
FinnCap Raises Hotel Chocolat Group PLC (HOTC) Price Target to GBX 280FinnCap Raises Hotel Chocolat Group PLC (HOTC) Price Target to GBX 280
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 1 at 1:58 PM
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uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 28 at 9:08 AM
BRIEF-Hotel Chocolat says trading since Dec has been in-line with expectationsBRIEF-Hotel Chocolat says trading since Dec has been in-line with expectations
www.reuters.com - January 18 at 6:11 PM
Should you buy into this retailer as its profit soars 229%?Should you buy into this retailer as its profit soars 229%?
uk.finance.yahoo.com - November 9 at 11:20 PM
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www.ft.com - October 3 at 10:06 AM
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www.lse.co.uk - July 13 at 5:51 PM
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www.ft.com - June 21 at 10:27 AM

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